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Oswald Labs is an award-winning accessibility technology company that builds technology for the next billion users. Our mission is to build new technologies that help people grow, and do it in a manner promoting accessibility and equality.

Oswald Labs was founded as Oswald Foundation on August 15, 2016, by Anand Chowdhary and Nishant Gadihoke in New Delhi, India, after building the first web reading tool for people with dyslexia at a weekend hackathon.

You can learn more about the partners we work with, our incredible team that make this possible, or get in touch with us for more information.

Our Story

June 12, 2016

At AngelHack Delhi 2016, Oswald for Chrome, a web reading tool for people with dyslexia, was built and it won the Code4Impact award.

August 15, 2016

Anand Chowdhary and Nishant Gadihoke founded Oswald Foundation on India's Independence Day along with Mahendra Singh Raghuwanshi.

September 15, 2016

Showcased a sneak-preview of our R&D project, Shravan, the first smartphone for the differently abled at Delhi Technological University.

November 19, 2016

Winners of Startup India Rocks! 2016 out of over 1,000 all across the country.

November 30, 2016

Incubated in the London/Berlin-based EyeFocus Accelerator, the world's first innovation program for companies building for blindness.

December 8, 2016

Accepted into the IBM Global Entrepreneur program, which gives us access to go-to-market support, mentorship, and cloud credits.

February 6, 2017

Mahendra Singh Raghuwanshi, our Chief Operating Officer, gets married!

May 10, 2017

Organized BharatHacks, a two-day hackathon and product incubation event in New Delhi, along with IBM, DigitalOcean, F6S, and more partners.

August 15, 2017

Celebrating our first birthday with rebranding to Oswald Labs, opening our first European office in the city of Enschede, the Netherlands.