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Ubergizmo Digital Fall Event: The Future of VR, Tomorrow in SF

11/01/2017, Ubergizmo, in partnership with Open House, is holding an event for entrepreneurs and developers tomorrow at the Target Open House in downtown San Francisco. Our industry-insiders panelists will share their experiences building cutting-edge VR products and...

Smart Content Center Startup Sampling in Seoul

09/24/2017, When I stopped by in Seoul, I visited the Smart Content Center in Anyang (near Seoul) and had the opportunity to meet with some of the companies being incubated there. SmartCenter is a government-backed incubator created in 2011 to nurture local startups...

XYZprinting da Vinci Color 3D Printer Makes Everything Easier

08/31/2017, #IFA2017, #ShowStoppersIFA – Most 3D Printers use colored materials, which mean that you purchase a base material of a particular color. Printers have some trays that allow them to use more than one color at any given time. However, there is still...

Varjo Demonstrates 20|20 Human Eye Resolution VR: Hands-On!

06/20/2017, Startup Varjo Technologies (Finland) is coming up with a VR product that provides something that the industry didn’t think would be available for years of not a couple decades in the future: human-eye resolution VR experiences. We tried this new VR...

Marlin GPS Swim Meter With Underwater Voice Feedback

04/20/2017, Built for swimmers who want to focus on their swimming instead of looking at their smartphones or smartwatches, the Marlin GPS Swim Meter is a hands-free, display-free wearable coach that keeps track of position/distance and speed. This is one of the...

Airbuds (Near) Real-Time Translator

04/20/2017, Language barriers not easy to overcome, and that’s particularly true when you travel to places where you can neither read or speak. At the Global Sources Startup Launchpad in Hong Kong, I played with the Airbuds Air Translator, a combination of app and...

eNano Health Kiss and Tell Monitors Sugar Levels Without Blood Draw

04/19/2017, The eNano Health Kiss and Tell system can be used by diabetes patients to check how their sugar levels changes two hours after eating. Originally introduced as a prototype in 2015, the system won a number of awards in Asia because it does not require a...

The S-Cradle Turns Old Smartphones Into 350 Degrees Cameras

04/19/2017, The S-Cradle (aka Security Cradle) is an upcoming product from a Korean company called Saintioe. I bumped into them at the Startup Launchpad within the Global Sources electronic expo in Hong Kong, in the Startup Launchpad section. The idea isn’t new,...

Best Of MIK 1111 2016 Korean Tech Event

11/15/2016, As we attended the Korean Tech Event MIK1111, Ubergizmo picked three companies that are working on cool/interesting products. Our site is a media partner of MIK 1111, and we contributed in the Awards process by nominating cool products. We focused on...

Alcatel Onetouch Season 2 Startup Accelerator: Final Call

03/01/2016, For the second year, the Alcatel Onetouch Innovation Accelerator (a 6-month program) will open a partnership opportunity to startups that seek a go-to-market opportunity with a firmly established handset maker which has access to a host of international...

Intel Capital Invests $62M In 16 Startups

11/04/2014, At 12:20pm PT today, Intel’s Arvind Sodhani is going to announce that Intel Capital is investing $62 million dollars in 16 companies. This investment is part of a much larger portfolio that will see $355M invested just for 2014 alone. The announcement...

Ediket: A (Nice) Copy-Editing App & Marketplace

09/18/2014, Copy-editing if often associated with professional and expensive services that only businesses can afford. It is mostly the case, but Ediket’s team believes that there should be something between “no copy-editing” and expensive copy-editing. They...

After Coffee: Making World Better, One Cup Of Coffee At A Time

09/18/2014, I didn’t know this before going to Korea for the first time, but it is one of the most caffeinated countries in the world. This is evident when you walk around as the concentration of coffee shops is higher than anywhere else I’ve been so far....

Olympus Run: Classic Arcade Feel, With High-DPI Visuals

09/17/2014, Griffin Games (site in Korean), a Korean Startup, are coming up with a horizontal platform/shooter called Olympus Run. Based on the 12 Labors of Hercules, the player controls Hercules, who has to do successfully execute Griffin’s vision of the Labors...