AgIC

  • Four Japanese Startups Visit Me At The Bates Motel During SXSW 2015

    Four Japanese Startups Visit Me At The Bates Motel During SXSW 2015

    Operating out of Room #4 at the Bates Motel at SXSW 2015 (this is another story), I got the opportunity to interview a few fascinating startups that traveled from Tokyo to Austin, TX over the weekend to show their hardware-based concepts. During a rapid-fire demo session, I was able to see eight different startups and four really struck me as doing some novel work. Read More

  • AgIC Is A DIY Kit For Turning A Home Inkjet Printer Into A Circuit-Board Maker

    AgIC Is A DIY Kit For Turning A Home Inkjet Printer Into A Circuit-Board Maker

    Another startup aiming to simplify the process of prototyping electronics by doing away with the need to wire up breadboards has taken to Kickstarter. This latest one, called AgIC, combines the approaches of two we’ve previously covered — the Ex1 3D printer for PCBs and the Circuit Scribe conductive ink pen — by offering a kit to let people turn a home inkjet printer into… Read More