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A 28-year-old MIT graduate has created a leak-detecting robot that could eliminate some of the 2 trillion gallons of wasted drinking water annually

You Wu, a 28-year-old graduate of MIT, has developed a robot that can find leaks in water pipes by detecting suction forces. Previous methods of leak detection have relied on listening to leaks, something Wu said is ineffective.

This ex-Googler has big plans to kill the ‘Amazon experience’ of online shopping

Online shopping is boring and tedious, says Neha Singh, founder of Obsess. Here's how the ex-Google employee plans to usher in a new era of creativity for e-commerce

Meet the Clear Cut, a couple who’s selling thousands of dollars worth of diamonds through their Instagram DMs

The Clear Cut is selling tailor-made engagement rings online. "A lot of the country is in a diamond desert," says The Clear Cut co-founder Olivia Landau.
Christine Schindler and Dutch Waanders, co-founders of PathSpot.

The Chipotle E. coli outbreak inspired these 2 engineers to build a device that could quash the spread of foodborne illness

PathSpot uses spectroscopy — the study of the way light interacts with matter — to help determine whether or not there's bacteria on hands. Its founders say that the device could take off in hospitals, restaurants, airports, and schools.

There’s a startup that will help you get divorced super fast, and it just raised $3 million

Wevorce wants to keep divorce amicable and out of courts.

Inside the new startup accelerator ‘changing the DNA’ of a huge bank

The relationship between Wall Street banks and the tech world is changing.

Localize, a startup Uber and Microsoft use to translate their websites, just raised $1.1 million

Localize's technology translates websites so companies can reach more people in other countries.