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Jon Bradford and I are thrilled announce that later today we will be launching the first Startup Next pre-accelerator in London. Even more proud to announce the 12 teams that have chosen to participate.

C8 is a platform that enables people to license their data and attention to brands in return for a payment or reward.
Cardlife is on a mission to save you money on your subscriptions, so you can be more productive. Join to stay on top of your Subscriptions.
Crossa is the first community powered roadside assistance and servicing app for cyclists that gets you back on your bike, wherever you are.
Giggypop is your easy ticket to a great gig with a group. When you book a Giggypop-approved gig, you won’t have to worry about going alone!
Makelight helps you learn to take better photographs. Master your phone or camera via online courses and a supportive community.
Mode For Me is the Kickstarter for fashion designers. Designers get pre-orders, consumers get products at pre-sale prices.
Relayto is the first publishing platform for smart, interactive documents: from sales pitches & proposals to onboarding customers & staff.
SAFER helps people to know their risks and buy adequate insurance cover.
Shopmo is a web-based platform for online merchants to quickly build beautifully designed native mobile apps for their store; without writing or compiling any code.
Strobee makes personal video as engaging, shareable, & explorable as photos.
Vallie is an on-demand valet parking app that lets drivers drive directly to their destination and not worry about where and how to park.
Versify is an online language learning community where members can practise their conversation skills, because Practice Makes Fluent.
Karina Costa
Karina is the Global Director of Startup Next at Techstars, the #1 startup pre-acceleration program in the world, which prepares startups for accelerators and seed investment. @kpmcosta