The Russian war against Ukraine has led to the death of thousands of civilians and destroyed people’s homes and lives along with a massive amount of infrastructure. Since the start of the war, millions of people have fled Ukraine, mostly to neighbouring European countries. And of course, the Ukrainian economy is suffering too as a lot of businesses have been unable to keep working.
Yet, Ukraine is defending itself and standing strong. Those companies that can continue working, including Skylum, have relocated employees to safer parts of the country. There are many Ukraine-based companies that you can support right now to help Ukraine by keeping our people and its economy going.
Skylum was founded as Macphun in 2008 by two game developers and amateur photographers in Kyiv, Ukraine. Since then, Skylum has grown into an international company.
Luminar Neo is photo editing software for artists who want to create photos that convey precisely what they imagined when pressing the shutter button. The combination of leading-edge AI tools, accessible editing, and a simple interface makes Luminar Neo enjoyable and helps users deliver professional results with less effort.
Luminar Share is a free companion mobile app for Luminar Neo. It allows Luminar Neo users to transfer photos from desktop to mobile (and in the opposite direction) wirelessly. It also makes it easy to share edited photos on social media accounts.
Grammarly was founded in Ukraine and now has offices all over the world. The Grammarly application is a writing assistant that job seekers, writers, and other professionals can use to get AI-based proofreading and editing assistance. Grammarly checks for more than 250 types of spelling, grammar, and punctuation errors, and it helps users enhance their vocabulary.
Founded in 2012 in Kyiv, Petcube develops hardware and software products for pets, including smart home cameras. Petcube products are proudly designed and engineered in Ukraine, and Petcube’s global team has members in various Ukrainian cities.
Find out more about Petcube’s products and services.
Preply is a language learning app and elearning platform headquartered in Brookline, Massachusetts, that has offices in Barcelona and Kyiv. Preply has 300 employees representing 35 nationalities. The company’s product is based on one-on-one tutoring and uses a machine learning algorithm to efficiently match learners and tutors based on a variety of parameters such as price, availability, learning objectives and other languages spoken.
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Readdle is a Ukrainian-founded tech startup with over 200 employees. The Ukraine team members are based out of Odesa and Kyiv and have been developing world-class productivity apps used by millions of people globally for over 10 years. Readdle’s popular apps such as Scanner Pro, PDF Expert, Spark, and Documents have been downloaded over 150 million times worldwide. In many cases, Readdle apps have defined mobile software categories, including for document scanning, email, document management, and calendaring. Readdle apps have won numerous awards and reached top positions on the App Store charts, but most importantly, they are loved by millions.
BetterMe is a leading health and fitness company with a team of professionals that includes more than 200 people working in Kyiv.
BetterMe Health Coaching is an app that provides personalised workout and nutrition plans supported by real human coaches, comprehensive progress tracking, and practice-based cognitive therapy tips.
BetterMe Mental Health is an app that provides simple meditations and guided courses for mental well-being. It contains a set of practical relaxation methods for beginners and seasoned pros alike.
Reface is an app that lets users swap faces in videos, GIFs, and memes with just one selfie. What started in Kyiv as a groundbreaking artificial intelligence and machine learning startup shifted from creating a face-swapping app to developing a whole platform for personalized content creation. The Reface app has achieved 100 million installs in 14 months, and celebrities including Snoop Dogg, Miley Cyrus, Britney Spears, and Justin Bieber have used it.
Jooble is a job search platform that allows more than 90 million monthly users to find jobs in 69 countries. The platform is developed by an IT company with operations in Ukraine. Jooble.org is the second most visited employment service in the world and is among the 500 most visited websites globally according to SimilarWeb.
MacPaw is an app development company with a number of successful macOS, iOS, and Windows applications in its portfolio. Headquartered in Kyiv, MacPaw has gained a solid reputation with over 30 million customers worldwide.
CleanMyMac packs 30+ tools to help you solve the most common macOS issues. You can use it to manage storage, uninstall apps, and monitor the health of your computer. Delete gigabytes of system junk, broken data, and cache files.
CleanMyPC is a simple to use, lightweight piece of software for cleaning unwanted files from your computer, optimising Windows startup times and ensuring your PC runs smoothly.
Headway is an EdTech company that helps millions of people around the world grow through concise mobile content. The Headway app provides lessons from authors of nonfiction books in various bite-sized formats for users to read or listen to. It has been downloaded over 11 million times by users in over 140 countries and regularly appears among the top apps in the App Store in various categories.
Depositphotos is a royalty-free content marketplace that was founded in Kyiv in 2009 and now has its headquarters in New York City. The Depositphotos library is the result of a community of 100,000 contributors and contains over 200 million files, including royalty-free stock photos, vector images, video clips, and editorial files.
Ajax Systems is an international technology company based in Kyiv that develops wireless and wired security systems and has its own full-cycle production. Ajax Systems was founded in 2011, operates in over 120 countries, and protects over 1 million premises around the world.
Ajax has apps that accompanies and supports its hardware security products.
Find out more about Ajax System’s products and services.
From Kyiv to California, and everywhere in between. People.ai operates in four countries, seven cities, and remotely from anywhere. It bridges complex artificial intelligence and real-world business expertise to help clients innovate, grow, and generate greater revenue.
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By supporting products made in Ukraine, you’re supporting Ukrainian families and helping to revitalise Ukraine’s economy.