I attended the Silicon Valley DEMO conference last week. This was my second DEMO and feel it’s a great conference to get an overview of the emerging trends and companies. Over two days, 81 startups demoed their products in 6 minutes each. The creativity and diversity of companies is often amazing – both in geography and in the problems they tackle, ranging from the everyday frustrations of an average consumer (e.g., DealAngel, Eva) to the needs of special groups such as architects (e.g., Archability) or business professionals (e.g., Voxeet).
Here are some thoughts on a few consumer startups that I found interesting as an end-consumer.