Founder: Eric Migicovsky
Allerta has created the Pebble and inPulse Smart watches. These watches connect to your iPhone, Android or Blackberry via Bluetooth. They are infinitely customizable with their internet-connected apps, notifying you when you receive emails and text messages.
getpebble.com / getinpulse.com
@Pebble / @GetInPulse
Founder: Ted Livingston
Kik Interactive Inc. has created a cross-platform instant messaging system so that you can have the features of advanced text messaging with all of your friends, no matter what kind of phone they use.
Founders: Oleg Kostour, Anton Krutiansky, Jamie Murai
Pair is the easiest way to stay in touch with the person you love, making it easy to share the little things in life with each other. It creates a timeline just for the two of you, where you can post cute video messages and photos that no one else will see. You can also chat, share sketches, share your location, and even let your partner know that you’re thinking of them with just the push of a button. (Now Couple)
Founders: Hongwei Liu, Mitchell Butler, Leander Lee
MappedIn brings interactive technology to brick and mortar locations making indoor navigation fun and simple. Best of all, MappedIn is available as an iPhone app, meaning you can even find your way on the go!