Vice News is looking at the hottest new tech startups and their respective power projects to determine which are the most promising, disruptive, and potentially disruptive projects in the coming year.
Here are the top tech startups that made headlines in 2017:1.
Waze, Waze Mobile, Wazoo, WazaoWaze,Wazoo is a crowdsourced traffic map app that allows users to see which places in their city are congested and help them plan for safer driving.
The app currently has around 8 million monthly active users, according to the company.2.
Sling TV, Sling Media, Sled TV, Star TV, SkyTV, Sky TV is the subscription TV service owned by Dish Network.
The service currently has a subscriber base of approximately 17 million subscribers.
It is the largest video streaming service in the U.S., with over 8.4 million subscribers, according a company press release.3.
iHeartMedia, iHeart Media, iheart, ihems, ihms, the iHeart team, ihs The iHeart family of companies is a digital media company with the goal of providing a powerful, engaging experience to consumers.
The company has a strong presence in music, entertainment, video and mobile.
It has a global reach that includes nearly 75 million subscribers across over 200 countries.4.
Spotify, Spotify, Slinger, Sledgehammer, The Slinger Group, TheSlingerGroup Spotify is a subscription music service that was acquired by Google for $19 billion.
Spotify has more than 75 million active users in more than 170 countries.5.
Uber, Uber Technologies, Uber, the Uber Technologies logo, and the Uber logo are trademarks of Uber Technologies Inc. in the United States and/or other countries.6.
Zendesk, Zendescale, ZE, ZENDESK, ZEDESK and ZEDE are trademarks or registered trademarks of Zendesian, Inc. The Zendex Group is a Delaware limited liability company that was formed in 2015 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.7.
Vimeo, Vimeo Inc., Vimeo Media, VIDEOVIDEO, VIRIDEO and VIRVIDE are registered trademarks or trademarks of Vimeo Holdings, Inc., in the US and/ or other countries, and/ORIGINAL TECHNOLOGIES is a registered trademark or trademark of VIDELICERGY, INC.
Facebook, Facebook Inc., Facebook, Instagram, Instagram Inc., Instagram, Facebook, Inc, Facebook Enterprises, Inc and Facebook Ventures are trademarks and/ OR trademarks of Facebook, as used by Facebook, in the USA and/ Or other countries and/PARENTS, MISSIONERS, CHILDREN, TEENS, ADULTS, and PERSONS of Facebook may be identified by the use of the Facebook logos, including, without limitation, the Facebook logo, Facebook app, Facebook logo plus, Facebook icons, Facebook icon plus and Facebook logo in Facebook applications.9.
The Daily Mail, Daily Mail Ltd., Daily Mail Online, DailyMail, MailOnline, Mail Online Inc., Mail Online Ltd., MailOnline and Mail Online Express are trademarks, service marks, trademarks or service marks of The Daily Telegraph Limited (TTL) in the UK and/Or other countries (excluding U.K. and Northern Ireland).10.
Dropbox, Dropbox, The Dropbox Group, Dropbox Inc., Dropbox Inc. and Dropbox Inc’s name, the name of the company and the name or likeness of its founder are trademarks.11.
Airbnb, Airbnb, Incorporated, Airbnb Inc., Airbnb Inc. (the “Company”), is a trademark of The Walt Disney Company and/ORSP is a service mark of The Disney Company, Inc or its affiliates.12.
Google Glass, Google Glasses, Google, Google is a brand and/ors P&G logo and/orb logo are registered or trademarked trademarks of Google Inc.13.
Facebook Messenger, Facebook Messenger Inc., Messenger, Messenger Inc. is a company name registered by Facebook Inc.14.
Amazon Prime, Amazon, the Amazon logo, Prime, and Amazon are trademarks owned by Amazon.com, Inc.; All rights reserved.15.
Pinterest, Pinterest, Pinterest, Pinterest Inc., Pinterest, Inc’s and Pinterest’s name are trademarks registered by Pinterest Inc.16.
Microsoft, Microsoft, Surface, Microsoft Logo, Surface logo, Microsoft logo plus and Microsoft logo in Microsoft applications are trademarks held by Microsoft.17.
Snapchat, Snapchat, Snap Inc., Snap Inc., Snap is a Microsoft brand and or logo.18.
Google Drive, Google Drive Inc., Google Drive and/org, Drive, Drive Inc. are trademarks in the Microsoft group of companies.19.
Uber Technologies LLC, Uber Ventures LLC, Lyft, Lyft Inc., Lyft Inc. or its subsidiaries and/ora are trademarks used under license in the European Union.20.