Sprint announces 7 startups for revamped Accelerator program

Sprint (NYSE:S) and Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) have revealed the seven companies participating in the fourth annual accelerator program, which continues through June, the companies said.

The Sprint Accelerator is located in the heart of the Crossroads Arts District in Kansas City, MO.

The Corporate Accelerator is a 90-day, immersive program. Startups in two verticals — Digital and Ag Tech — will work directly with leaders from Sprint, DFA, Pinsight Media+, Virgin Mobile USA, and Dairy One. This year´s participants come from cities around the US and are working to develop both hardware and software-based solutions.

AgVoice from Altanta, GA is a mobile voice-interaction service designed for food and agriculture professionals to capture insights on the go.

HerdDogg from Longmont, CO builds state-of-the-art smart ear tags and readers for livestock ID and health monitoring.

My Dairy Dashboard from Frisco, TX connects your data to simplify your dairy decisions through a visual dashboard of aggregated herd, feed, milk, and weather data.

TradeLanes from Miami, FL digitizes and automates the supply chain for shippers, merchants, and traders.

Centiment from New York, NY is an advertising platform powered by second-generation artificial intelligence (AI) that analyzes emotion, going beyond the constraints of current sentiment analysis.

DART Technologies from New York, NY builds location-based solutions for modern transit and urban development.

Oodles Rewards from Austin, TX is a customer loyalty platform that connects brands and retailers with local shoppers.

Sprint is a communications services company that creates more and better ways to connect its customers to the things they care about most.

Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) is a national dairy marketing cooperative that serves and is owned by more than 13,000 members on nearly 8,000 farms in 48 states.