Hardware

Defender 24/7 – Smart Personal Protection System

Ed: Great to see a hardware startup pitching and we would love to see more. I wrote an article about

Hardware trends 2015 – Cyril Ebersweiler, Founder & Managing Director at HAXLR8R

Ed: The best presentation on hardware in 2015, possibly ever. I visited Cyril and HAXLR8R in Shenzhen in October and saw

Cool Hardware Only Gets You On The Starting Grid

Visiting the Hong Kong Electronics Expo this week has made me realise that while you must have cool hardware to

Prototyping Hardware – 15 Lessons Learnt the Hard Way

I started writing this article 6 months ago, but such is the nature of hardware, you think its going to be a 3 month project but it turns into 12. I am not an electrical engineer by trade, although I spent the first part of my working life working on aircraft

Shenzhen Hardware Hacker Scene – Key People & Places

Guest Post: Martin Pasquier If you were waiting for a sign that China has changed and is an amazing huge thing adapting to the new industrial revolution, Shenzhen hosting a Maker Faire is probably a good sign. Take what was a fishing village 30 years ago, with 200-300 000 inhabitants. Credit: Chris  CC Create

Apple Watch is Missing 5 Critical Health Sensors

The new Apple Watch is sexy, a fantastic engineering implementation, I love it and want one. Speaking from experience it is

goTenna – Is this the beginning of NSA proof personal comms networks?

  goTenna is a new class of internet-less comms device that doesn’t need the internet or the mobile phone network