Startups in the spotlight: Jupiter, Zesty and Discord

Startups in the spotlight: Jupiter, Zesty and Discord

A San Mateo startup, Jupiter, is hoping to reduce future devastation caused by floods and severe weather by helping developers and cities predict where the problem areas could be.

“The world has been very slow to respond to the science and the events of the last few years that make it crystal clear that in certain parts of the world, risks are getting worse,” said CEO Rick Sorkin.