Y Combinator Demo Day report, as it happens

I'll keep updating this as companies get on stage. I'm rating each company on a one-to-four "$" scale (how likely I think it will be to be a huge financial hit) and "#" scale, which is how useful it looks on first glance.

The photo below is of Paul Graham kicking off things this morning.

PlanGrid http://plangrid.com Blueprints on tablets ($$, ##).
Medigram http://medigram.com Chat for doctors ($$$, ###)
Zillabyte http://zillabyte.com Search engine for leads for salespeople. ($$$, ##)
HireArt http://hireart.com Employment agency 2.0. ($$$, ##)
Flutter http://flutter.io Gesture control via webcams. ($$$, ####)
Givespark http://givespark.com Celebrity fundraising platform ($$, ###).
Popset http://popset.com Group photo albums. ($, ##)
SendHub http://sendhub.com SMS for organizations ($, ##)
Screenleap http://www.screenleap.com/ ($$, ####)
Coderwall http://coderwall.com Quantified resumes for developers ($$, ##)
LVL6 http://lvl6.com Social mobile games ($$$$, ###)

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Midnox http://Midnox.com Video camera and hosting. ($$$$, ####) Great new app.
42Floors http://42Floors.com Commercial real estate search ($$$$, ###)
Sonalight http://sonalight.com Voice texting (you can use it while driving) ($$$$, ####)
Your Mechanic http://yourmechanic.com Airbnb of car repair. ($$$, ###)

LUNCH

Crowdtilt http://Crowdtilt.com Kickstarter for groups ($$$, ###)
Flypad http://flypadapp.com Smartphone as game controller ($$, ####)
Carsabi http://carsabi.com Car search ($$, ##).
AnyPerk http://anyperk.com Discounts as employee perks. ($$$, ###).
TiKL http://tikl.mobi Walkie Talkie app. ($$, ###).
Dealupa http://dealupa.com Deal aggregator. ($$$, ###).
Priceonomics http://priceonomics.com Price guides for everything. ($$$$, ###).
Kyte http://kytephone.com Kid phone in software. ($$$, ####).
EveryArt http://everyart.com Commissioned art marketplace. ($$, ###).

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Shoptiques http://Shoptiques.com Boutique aggregator. ($$$, ###).
Pair http://trypair.com Messages for couples. ($$$, ####).
Daily Muse http://companies.thedailymuse.com Company ads. ($$$, #).
AnyVivo http://anyvivo.com Sell living things. ($$, ##).
Per Vices. http://pervices.com Software-defined radio. ($$, ###).
ICracked http://icracked.com Tablet and phone repair network. ($$$$, #).
SocialCam http://socialcam.com Video sharing. ($$, ####).

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Hackpad. http://Hackpad.com Realtime wiki. ($$, ###).
FamilyLeaf. http://familyleaf.com Facebook for families. ($$$$, ####).
Ark. http://ark.com People search. ($$, ###).
Chute. http://getchute.com Images/videos as a service. ($$$, ##).
Minefold. http://Minefold.com Multiplayer game hosting. ($$$$, ###).
Exec http://iamexec.com Uber for work. ($$$, ####).
99Dresses. http://99dresses.com Women trade clothes. ($$$$, ####).
MatterPort. http://matterport.com 3D scanning. ($$$, ####).


I reserve the right to change these reviews as the day goes along.
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