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CES is the largest consumer electronics trade show in the world. Thousands of products are launched and showcased across more than 15 product categories.

Among the 3,200 retailers there were massive displays from Sprint, Intel, Cannon, Polaroid, and more. But, over the past three years, CES has made space for smaller companies to join in the mix. ‘Eureka Park‘ was home to 140+ startup exhibitors including some Startup Weekend founded companies. UP Global was there to support, collaborate and host panels geared towards entrepreneurship.

Take a look below at the SW teams who were at CES.


Freak’n Genius

Make your pictures talk in seconds and create hilarious animated videos to save or send to friends. YAKiT is kid-friendly, yet hysterically fun for everyone! We all know you are funnier than your friends, but now YAKiT is here to make it painfully obvious. Blow your friends away by creating videos of them (or of anything) saying funny, dumb, or embarrassing things.



Nix is a patent pending device that allows anyone to become a color expert. Just grab Nix from your pocket, purse, or bag, touch it to an object and magically watch the exact color appear on your iPhone, Android, PC, or Mac. Once scanned, you can keep palettes of your favorite colors, match the color to real life pigments, and even receive directions to the nearest store where you can purchase the color.


Made Solid

MadeSolid was created with one purpose in mind: give everyone access to high quality 3D printing! We understand that 3D printing is hard. There are so many factors that go into creating an amazing product, such as the design of your masterpiece, the materials you choose, and the type of printer you use. MadeSolid wants to push the envelope with what is possible with 3D printing.


Bounce Imaging

Bounce Imaging develops sensor technology to save the lives of first responders by allowing them to safely view hazardous environments remotely and at low cost.



VoicePark’s goal is to be an agent of change in the parking industry and create a highly useful mobile app that makes urban mobility more efficient and sustainable. We have reduced the time that it takes to find a parking spot in San Francisco from 6.5 minutes to 45 seconds. We have now expanded that revolutionary experience network to over 3 million street and garage parking spots in 40 US cities and growing.


Sensible Baby

The wearable infant monitoring system that connects to your smartphone. Sensible Baby tells you your child’s orientation (on back, stomach) as they sleep and alerts you when their breathing is irregular.


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  • Matthew Sheridan

    Gotta love CES! The Nix team had an absolute blast. Check out our development progress at http://www.nixsensor.com


    Matthew Sheridan