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July 8th East Bay Hardware Startup Meetup Recap

On July 8th, East Bay Hardware Startup meetup held another meetup at Impact Hub Oakland. Around 40 people came to the event to listen to our speaker, Professor Naeem Zafar from UC Berkeley. Meetup was divided into 3 sessions: networking, … 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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[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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3D Printer Headed To Space

By Tony Kim It took one team of entrepreneurs to ask one question: What do we need to live on the moon? The answer they came up with was a 3D printer that can work in space. 3D printing has brought … Continue reading

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Connecting Genders with a Simple Design

By Tony Kim Toy stores for the past decade have divided toys into two aisle: one for female and one for males. The segregation of toys have not made it only difficult for parents, but also, installed the idea of … Continue reading

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Wearable Worlds and Its Impact

by Tony Kim Wearable World and Its Impact With movies such as Iron Man and Spy Kids, wearable technology has always been a part of a child’s fantasy. Being able to talk to your phone,  record with your glasses, and … Continue reading

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Designers of Things Conference Offers Valuable Experience for Hardware Entrepreneurs

By Eli Sinaiko Attention Bay Area entrepreneurs, innovators, Hardwarians and startup investors! On September 23rd and 24th the Designer of Things (DoT) conference will be held in San Francisco at the Mission Bay Conference Center. The event is targeted towards … Continue reading

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New Hardware Technology sets Limits for Teen Drivers

While driving to many is a big step towards growing up, to parents it is a step scary to take. One of the leading causes of death among teenage Americans have been automobile accidents. Most of those accidents occur due … Continue reading

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Virtual College Tours By Facebook

With the acquisition of Oculus Rift, Facebook is now looking to utilize the virtual reality headset to help students and parents find the college of their dreams. “Want to visit the college of your dreams to find out if you … Continue reading

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