AWS Startups Blog
Containers for KidTech: Here’s How We Manage Them at Scale
Containers are a critical part of SuperAwesome’s infrastructure. They allowed SuperAwesome to grow very rapidly without losing focus of our goals. Sometimes, some really simple changes can save you money, a simpler infrastructure, a better developer experience, and reduce maintenance.
Azoomee Makes Screen Time Beneficial for Kids
Founded in 2014, Azoomee’s mission is to make screen time positive for kids ages 5-10.
Orbit Brings Smartphone Augmented Reality into the Classroom
Imagine you’re sitting in your classroom for a biology lesson on the respiratory system and instead of conventional books, we place a breathing human being right in front of you. You can remove its skin and are allowed to step inside the organs and see how the nose, larynx, heart, and lungs work together to help us breathe. Imagine how clear your understanding would be after learning this way. That’s what Orbit does.
Back to the Future: Van Robotics Embraces a Retro Feel for Its Robot Tutors
When designing a robot buddy for students, you’d think the more realistic looking the robot, the more appealing, right? Not so, says academic-turned-entrepreneur Laura Boccanfuso.
Tech for Good: UK Startup Hopes to Eliminate Painful Orthotics for Kids
Andiamo aims to bring 3-D scanned and printed orthotics to families and children in the UK—and soon, the world. What the London-based startup, through 3-D scanning and printing, has the potential to solve for is what every great new technology brings to the party: a better, faster, and cheaper approach.