1.Startup from madras IIT has come up device that is worn on wrist, a health monitor for covid 19
This is developed by IIT madras and HELYXON.. This wrist wearing device is called OXY2.
It measure patients temperature, blood oxygen level and other parameters.. This also saves on cost to hospitals compared to huge patients monitors.. It can be used at home, hospital etc..
It can also be connected to smartphones and patients physiological parameters are shown
2.Top ten Indian colleges which have produced alumni(founders) who have received most funding
Some of the popular household names are Sachin Bansal, Binny Bansal, Sriharsha Majety and many others
Here is the list top 10 colleges and fund raised in first half of 2020
Startup founded by Delhi alumni has raised $480 million
Founders have raised $462 million
IIT kharagpur alumni have raised $329 million
Founders have raised $328 million
Founders have raised $310 million
Founders from IIM banagalore have raised $302 million
Founders have raised $286 million
Alumni founded startups have raised $245 million
Alumni founded startups have raised $206 million
Alumni founded startups have raised $185 million
3.Out of 300 applications revived by Rejig.HydStartups a initiative by T-Incubators & Enablers, 100 have been selected for mentoring programs.. Some of the domains this initiative work on with startups is fintech, manufacturing, agriculture, FMCG,emerging technologies,life sciences.
4.Battery startup from Japan is working on a battery which can hold upto 10 times more energy than what is currently available
Since the demand for such batteries are high, from smartphones to drones to electric vehicles etc.. Startup is working hard to create new battery which could be new technological frontier..