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Wearable Tech for Makers – An Insight to Making Your Own Smartwatch, Fitness Tracker Or Other Wearables

Wearable technology is big news right now, especially with the recent launch of the Apple Watch and the ongoing success of Pebble. We’ve heard talk of wearable devices for some time, but it seems like it’s finally making its way … Continue reading

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Smart Fabrics – A Significant Next Step for Wearable Tech

Wearable technology is quickly becoming the next big thing in consumer electronics but even as form factors and features improve, the devices are still mostly things you strap on or that otherwise require carrying around. A new slew of technologies … Continue reading

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Wearable World Congress Recap

This year, Wearable World Congress (formerly Glazed Con) met at the Palace of Fine Arts, where hundreds of people involved in the wearable and IoT landscape converged to talk about the most exciting things happening in the space. There were … Continue reading

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10 Examples of Fashion-Conscious Technology

We all agree that many businesses have started to understand the personal aspect of a given product. When it comes to expressing one’s self, the hardware revolution has played an important role in amalgamating functionality with fashion. That being said, … Continue reading

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The Investment In a Wearable Future

    A recent article on TechCrunch written by investor Matt Wilheimer of Flybridge Capital Partners, showcases the explosive growth and interest in wearable’s amongst consumers and venture capitalists. Some of the key takeaways are below: Crowdfunding sites were highlighted … Continue reading

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Fictiv Spotlight on Berkeley Sourcing Group

      We are excited to share that Fictiv recently interviewed our very own, Greg Fisher, in an article about hardware manufacturing in China. In Hardware Lessons from Berkeley Sourcing Group, he shared some important lessons that he’s learned … Continue reading

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Perspectives on Hardware: A Farewell to Berkeley Sourcing Group

By Eli Sinaiko Over the past half year, I have worked as a Marketing Associate alongside the BSG team. During this time I have learned a vast amount about a diverse range of subjects, including hardware entrepreneurship, sourcing, the Maker … Continue reading

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2014 Reflection: My Time with BSG

By Tony Kim As 2014 has come to an end, my time as an marketing associate at BSG has also come to a close. It was truly a blessing to work with such a appreciative staff. Special mentions to Beth … Continue reading

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Shopping Guide 2014

Download the Berkeley Sourcing Group’s Holiday 2014 Shopping Guide.

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[Face of the Entrepreneur] Lei and Tyler from Tappur

-Tony Kim Have you noticed that I was writing so much about Tappur and drum pants these couple of weeks? That was because I was so excited to be interviewing them for another segment of [Face of the Entrepreneur]. Tyler … Continue reading

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