Company Profile

LightUp Inc
Profile last edited on: 7/20/23      CAGE: 79UJ3      UEI: FZ57JWSULZY2

Business Identifier: Toy kits that help children understand electronics
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Location Information

2660 South El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94403
   (732) 705-1198
Location: Single
Congr. District: 18
County: Santa Clara

Public Profile

LightUp Inc. develops toy kits that are designed explicitly to help children to understand electronics - bringing the fun and interactivity of mobile games to educational toys in the real world..The company provides Edison kits, designed to enable/allow children to assemble magnetic circuit blocks and to use a Smart Lens to see how the electricity works inside the blocks. LightUp also offers Tesla kits, allowing children to program wirelessly with drag-and-drop code blocks. Users can build projects right from an iPad and dive into the world of electronics and programming.

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Most Recent SBIR Projects

Year Phase Agency Total Amount
2020 2 DoEd $1,100,000
Project Title: LabAR: an Augmented Reality Learning System for STEM
2019 2 NSF $1,405,730
Project Title: An augmented learning platform for mobile devices

Key People / Management

  Joshua Chan -- Co-Founder and CEO

  Tarun Pondicherry -- Founder

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