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WunderBar startup on Dragon Innovation crowdfunding platform

Imagine receiving a push notification when you leave home without your wallet or keys, or when your house plants start yearning for water. The WunderBar is the easiest way to start developing apps for the Internet of Things – without needing to learn about hardware. App developers can quickly access data from the physical world with WunderBar’s easy-to-use SDKs or with our simple REST API.

It packs the newest Bluetooth Low Energy (Beacon), WiFi, together with SDKs for iOS, Android and Node.js!

The WunderBar has six powerful smart modules, three provide sensors to monitor temperature, proximity, light, color, humidity, and movement. A fourth helps you control your home entertainment system with an infra-red transmitter. The last two will be chosen by the you and the crowd. All come app-ready straight out of the box within minutes.

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Woojer: Feel the Sound

Woojer is a Silent Wearable “Woofer” the Size of a Matchbox that Enables You to Actually FEEL the Sound.

Imagine stepping into your screen or mobile device while playing your favorite First Person Shooter and literally feeling the gun’s recoil and the shockwaves from explosions all around.

That tactile sensation is what Woojer is capable of bringing to any video game, as well as any other multimedia experience.

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EDUCAUSE – Uncommon Thinking for the Common Good

EDUCAUSE is a nonprofit association whose mission is to advance higher education through the use of information technology. EDUCAUSE continually refines its strategic directions to remain relevant to current needs and issues in higher education technology.

EDUCAUSE provides programs, activities and resources focused on knowledge creation and dissemination, collaboration and community, analysis and advocacy, career and leadership development, experimentation.

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Fuel: The world’s smallest cell phone charger

The Devotec Fuel Micro Charger is the smallest emergency phone charger, and its 220 milliAmp hour battery is designed to give you around 20 – 30 minutes extra talk time, or up to a few hours more standby, depending on how you use your cell phone. Perfect for when you have had an unexpected delay, or haven’t been able to fully charge your phone, and you need to make a few calls, send a work email or use your GPS and maps function to find your way home. The Fuel Micro charger is the world’s smallest cell phone recharging device. And it is absolutely tiny- just 1.3 by 0.9 by half an inch. It’s so small that it can sit easily on your keyring, you can slip it into the 5th pocket of your jeans, or even have it hanging off your cellphone.

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The Rainmakers Global: find the right package for your business

The Rainmakers is a San Francisco-based leading innovation and incubation company. They have created ground breaking technologies as well as working with some of the biggest organizations in world such as the US government, Microsoft, British Telecom, Ministry of Defense and many more. The Rainmakers help companies create innovation internally and externally, allowing them to keep on the cutting edge of technology. Additionally with extensive knowledge of both the US and UK markets and with on the ground resources in both countries, they help companies make the transition into either market quickly and efficiently.

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The International CES 2013 – The Global Stage for Innovation.

The International CES (Consumer Electronics Show) is one of the largest showcases of new technology in the world held each January in the Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. Not open to the public, the Consumer Electronics Association-sponsored show typically hosts previews of products and new product announcements. Thus, in fact, this is the place to demo your product and bring your startup to.

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Bluebuddy – Wireless scuba diving logger

Bluebuddy, – a Wireless Bluetooth 4.0 LE scuba diving logger, developed by DiveNav Inc., headquartered in Tustin, Calif., – is a company developing innovative products and services for the scuba industry. The project was launched on Kickstarter on Jan 4, 2013 and raised $31933 in one month while the…

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KULUMI – A portable LED Audio Lamp

The team at Hope Tech Global, Hong Kong, combined the latest advances in technology to create a unique product: KULUMI. It is the first of its kind and it will help to create a brighter tomorrow for millions of people living in the Developing World….

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