Police recorded more than 1 million home burglaries in 2016 in Europe. Burglars are afraid of confrontation and generally operate during the day when the house is more likely to be unoccupied. Mitipi is a Zurich-based startup that developed Kevin - a smart home device that simulates presence at home.
The Piqo Projector offers 240-inch HD projection from a 2-inch cube and connects wirelessly to your devices or directly via HDMI or USB, making it universally viewable, shareable, portable, and all the more powerful.
In this category, we are introducing startups working in the field of consumer tech. This page summarises the consumer tech landscape and shows unique startups aiming to disrupt differing markets with their ideas.Consumer technology has had one of the greatest influences on society in the last 20 years or so. Innovative startups continue to break new ground with their innovations that didn't seem possible at the turn of the century. As technology has become more advanced, gadgets are almost constantly present in people’s personal and professional world.In order to keep pushing technology forward, and to cope with the increased consumer demand for the latest innovations, consumer tech startups are multiplying all the time, and their products are gaining greater popularity.The following articles present the top European consumer tech startups and gadgets from across Europe. These include a tiny pocket-sized projector to stream TV, movies, videos and music on-the-go, and much more.