Electric Imp's Wi-Fi Cards Turn Appliances Into Smart Devices

The startup’s Wi-Fi cards turn appliances into smart devices

Innovator: Hugo Fiennes  
Age: 43 
Co-founder and chief executive officer of three-year-old Electric Imp in Los Altos, Calif.

Form and function: A small, cheap, low-power Wi-Fi card equipped with cloud software that manufacturers and hobbyists can use to help build smart devices such as Web-connected appliances.

    Before it's here, it's on the Bloomberg Terminal.