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TechCrunch on BotFactory’s $1.3 million investment round

October 6, 2016

“Their first product, the Squink, took off. They’ve already shipped 106 machines and they’re on track to ship a dozen more. The Squink is obviously a niche product – not all of us need pick-and-place machines in the office – but it’s a great start for a fascinating project. The kit uses conductive ink or solder and can place components right on a circuit board.”

Read more on TechCrunch

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Interlaced features The Crated collab with BonBouton x StrongArm

May 28, 2016

“Before smartwatches and fitness trackers hit the consumer market, the investments in wearable technology came mainly from the military, enterprise and medical industries. Why? Well.. while fitness buffs use these devices to track and boast about their workouts, the use cases in business settings can be far more valuable. For example, emergency workers and medical personnel could use wearables to get vital data at a moment’s notice or alerts around safety and security.”

Read the full story at Interlaced

 

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Wall Street Journal features Dog Parker’s smart dog houses

April 18, 2016

“New York’s latest parking service has several intriguing features. It costs 20 cents a minute, it’s confined to the sidewalk, and it’s not meant for cars or even bicycles – Dog Parker caters strictly to canines.”

Read more at The Wall Street Journal

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Engadget features Thimble in Kickstarter for Kids showcase

March 26, 2016

“Thimble simplifies that process by giving you everything you need in one box: an idea, parts and the instructions to put it all together.”

Read more at Engadget