Hardware

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 their hackerspace which is 200m from probably the largest wholesale electronics component market in the world. Arguably they are one of the most successful non corporate hardware accelerators in the

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

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 no mean feat to build something so small with so much functionality, the power management must be hell, their integration of the chipset into one sealed module is amazing, when

Porsche 919 Hybrid – Makers dream

  You might be wondering why we are featuring racing cars on a Startup site, firstly most of the startup guys I know like a bit of car porn and we haven’t had any for a while, secondly and more importantly a lot of our readers are makers and hackers