BROOKLYN, N.Y., May 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CUJO (www.getcujo.com) is a smart firewall that protects your connected home devices from criminal hackers. Using a combination of cloud services, machine learning, and mobile apps to manage your network, CUJO's revolutionary plug-n-play solution gives you peace of mind while online.
Today, CUJO is competing against 20 other companies at Startup Battlefield. Startup Battlefield brings the world's top early stage startups together on one stage to compete for the coveted Disrupt Cup, a $50,000 prize, and the attention of media and investors. The judges include TechCrunch editors as well as top VCs and entrepreneurs, and past winners include names like Dropbox, Mint, Yammer, Zenefits, and more.
Additionally, CUJO is being featured on Product Hunt and is a contender to be today's most popular product on the site. Product Hunt "surfaces the best new products, every day. It's a place for product-loving enthusiasts to share and geek out about the latest mobile apps, websites, hardware projects, and tech creations."
The cybersecurity battle is currently shifting from businesses to our homes. With our homes full of connected devices we've become easy targets for criminal hackers. You read it in the news every day: baby monitors, smart TVs, tablets - all hacked. These newly connected devices are exposing our data and privacy to cybercriminals. CUJO is a simple yet powerful solution to keep homes safer by bringing business-level security to your guard your home network.
TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2016 is TechCrunch's sixth annual conference in New York City. The format combines top thought-leader discussions with new product and company launches. Morning executive discussions debate technology-driven disruptions in many industries, while the afternoons are reserved for the Startup Battlefield, where some 20 new companies will launch for the first time onstage, selected to present from numerous applications received from around the world. The winning company will receive a $50,000 grand prize and the Disrupt Cup at the conclusion of the conference. The conference is May 9-11, 2016 at The Brooklyn Cruise Terminal, located at 72 Bowne Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231 in Red Hook.
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