iKubu has created something that just might save a biker’s life. Called the Backtracker, the device notifies you how fast and how close cars are approaching behind you and it reacts by flashing a light and telling the rider they are about to get hit.
The founders describe it as a notification system for riders and drivers. “It gives you the speed and distance of… Read More
The presence of Bluetooth LE/4.0 in the latest generations of smartphones and tablets has let to an explosion of hardware/sensor add-ons that extend the capabilities of the mobile devices we all now carry around with us. Here’s the latest example: an updating of the digital multimeter, called the Mooshimeter, that brings circuit testing abilities to your smartphone in app form. Read More
Dragon Innovation, a hardware consultancy business and crowdfunding platform, is offering $100,000 in seed funding to all projects that launch on its platform this month and go on to pass $1 million raised. Read More
Prepare yourself for an onslaught of small, clever, software driven hardware projects because former members of the iRobot team have just started Dragon Innovation, a manufacturing services and crowdfunding firm that will help small makers go from garage to factory. Read More