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Smart Home Products: The Latest Exciting Developments

Smart home products have been rapidly gaining momentum over the last few years with the likes of Nest and IFTTT demonstrating the potential of the industry. There are appliances such as thermostats that are able to adjust themselves, lights that turn … Continue reading

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Top Design Awards For Hardware Startups

Product design is incredibly important if you hope to make a splash in the market. This is why your hardware startup should be keeping an eye on the top design awards for hardware startups, as someday your products could be … Continue reading

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10 Maker Spaces In The USA That Hardware Startups NEED To Discover

A maker is someone who has a house filled with gadgets they built themselves, someone who probably owns several Raspberry Pi’s, and someone who enjoys taking old calculators apart. Makers are often inventors, sometimes entrepreneurs, generally techies, and they are … Continue reading

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The Latest Cool Pet Products From Hardware Startups

Every maker should have a pet project or two, but how about an actual pet project? If a number of pet startup success stories are to be believed, then our furry friends may provide a lucrative and untapped market for … Continue reading

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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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Getting Un-stuck

One of the most common phrases I hear from my clients is, “I’ve never done this before, so I don’t know where to start”.  There is a LOT to know and do well if you are taking a product to … Continue reading

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The Importance of Prototyping

Regarding prototyping, Berkeley Sourcing Group has been working with Dean and Sean with their prototype —- the Audman.  Though this product isn’t yet out to the market, we believe it will see a bright future because when we first saw … Continue reading

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PBV Part 4: What information do I need to have to get a quote from China – Engineering Drawings

Manufacturing in China – Pulling Back the Veil, Part 4 This is Part 4 of a 10 part series called “Pulling Back the Veil” that aims to answer the basic question “how do I manufacture my product in China”? These … Continue reading

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