Company Announcements

Oct 03, 2018

Mouser Acquires Crowd Supply

I'm pleased to announce Crowd Supply has been acquired by Mouser Electronics. After pouring years of effort into Crowd Supply, we are all very proud of what we've built, so we took the decision to join Mouser very seriously.

Aug 03, 2017

Identity: The Killer App of Crowdfunded Open Hardware

In the next 20 years, the notion of a secure, verifiable identity will be the killer app that drives the adoption of crowdfunded open hardware.

Jan 23, 2017

A New Year's Proclamation!

A busy 2016 focused on open hardware, hacker-friendly, and privacy-protecting projects has led to the Crowd Supply Proclamation of User Rights.

Mar 17, 2016

A Chat with Joe Grand of Grand Idea Studio, L0pht Heavy Industries

If you've ever seen Prototype This! on Discovery Channel, or remember L0pht Heavy Industries, you're probably familiar with Joe Grand, aka "Kingpin". We're also lucky to have him as an advisor here at Crowd Supply. We sat down with Joe at SXSW to chat hardware hacking, kids, and his thoughts on the state of computer security.

Jul 24, 2015

Crowd Supply Endorsed by Richard Stallman & the Free Software Foundation

We’re proud to say that we now have the endorsement of Richard Stallman and the Free Software Foundation for respecting the freedom of backers and consumers purchasing new hardware products on the Crowd Supply platform.

Jun 10, 2014

The One True Way to Set a Funding Goal

Setting your campaign's funding goal is one of the biggest decisions you will make before your campaign launches. Luckily, there's exactly one correct way to set your goal: ask for what you need.

Sep 19, 2013

The First Six Months

Crowd Supply publicly launched exactly six months ago today. It’s been a non-stop ride ever since, but we’ll pause long enough to retrospect a bit, as well as look forward to what’s coming.

Mar 19, 2013

Crowd Supply is a Store

Welcome to Crowd Supply. Fundamentally, our focus is on products. Things. We are a store, one where new ideas cross over the threshold from the ethereal to the real, at the behest of those who want them.

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