Joined Mar 20, 2013. Backed 68 projects.
lifton · Portland, OR
A non-click, ultra-low activation force mechanical keyboard switch, for enthusiasts, by enthusiasts.
A next-generation open stenotype machine
A shield for Adafruit's Feather boards for making complex robots with ease
Modern street wear and technical performance to get you from the mountain to the bar in style.
The first full-stack dev board that uses protocol buffers for motion-based IoT applications
A re-release of our pocket-sized 8-bit synth, complete with four voices, four effects, five-note polyphony, record, playback, and more!
Designer Air Quality Monitor
An open source rotary encoder with a 1.27" TFT customizable display
A full-featured, scalable, and open source motor control solution.
A reconfigurable Linux computer that connects to the real world: ARM + FPGA + Wi-Fi + Bluetooth + 180 I/O
An open-source software game for practicing stenography. Learn to type 200+ words per minute.
The wire-free electronic prototyping board
Our #5 Hott Jolokia hot sauce is made from all-natural ingredients and enhanced with a dash of rum for a heat meets sweet tropical taste.
Security keys you create by rolling dice
Open source, Arduino-compatible Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) platform for use as a beacon, microcontroller, and HID device.
A seamless knit earbud sleeve that provides a cool look and feel, but most importantly keeps your earbuds TANGLE-FREE!
Mobile, Open Hardware, RISC-V System-on-Chip (SoC) Development Kit
The first high-end laptop that respects your privacy, security, and freedom
Brain blood flow biofeedback meets affordable IoT technology
A range of tiny, low-cost, well-supported, and open FPGA dev boards
An Arduino shield with a GPU, FPGA, HDMI, and Python support for gaming and audiovisuals
A tiny, open hardware, ESP32-powered retro-gaming console
A multi-tool for building, analyzing, and hacking USB devices
Open hardware USB true random number generator
An open source USB stick computer for security applications.
An urban bike commuter coat designed for the whole day, offering a functional alternative to sport-oriented cycle wear
The world's first ATX-compatible, workstation-class mainboard for the IBM POWER8 processor.
An open source, Arduino-compatible RISC-V dev kit
Take control of your home as never before.
Affordable and open source robot for all
A powerful, open hardware ECP5 FPGA dev board
A hackable ARM Cortex M0+ upgrade for a classic Casio wristwatch
A new open-hardware computing platform, flexible and powerful, designed for use as a desktop, laptop, or standalone board.
Gorgeously vibrant outdoor technical down hoodie designed in Portland, OR. Perfect for adventure of all kinds.
Enjoy instant relief from allergies and pollutants in your personal bubble of fresh, clean air.
Our third annual party for hacking, discovering, and sharing hardware
Inkwell Helmets are designed for cyclists who want to ride safely without compromising their sense of style.
An eight-core ARM64 networking platform with mainline Linux support
Open Source Modern Toothbrush
A thin wallet with a thick mustache bottle opener made of high-grade stainless steel with a gun blue finish.
A simple, mixed-signal frontend
A shirt to honor the heart of all those little ones and zeros that make our world go!
A fully programmable, impeccably built, split mechanical keyboard - designed for extreme productivity and ergonomics.
Handcrafted ceramic face jugs for holding your favorite beverage.
An open video development board in a PCI express form factor that supports overlaying content on encrypted video signals. Let's bring open video to the digital age!
The world’s first completely crowd-sourced, crowd-based and crowd-selected startup pitch event, all Portland-themed. 20 startup founders pitch, 10 startups get funded, audience decides
A Handcrafted Suite of Record Displays
The first high-end laptop that respects your freedom and privacy
These custom, hand-built cedar SUP boards, paddles and DIY kits are the ultimate blend of style and function
A board book for babies, based off of Blender’s iconic and freely-licenced short film, Big Buck Bunny.
A fully open source & customizable E-Ink watch
A product family that's stronger, lighter and 20 times smaller than any other? Here's the story.
A sourcing tool designed to help non-Mandarin speakers navigate the Hua Qiang electronics market.
A party for hacking, discovering, and sharing hardware
What's better than beef jerky? Chocolate covered, cherry studded beef jerky. All-natural and pasture raised.
Circuit Stickers are peel-and-stick electronics for crafting circuits. Use them to add electronics to any sticker-friendly surface: paper, fabric, plastic, the sky's the limit!
Next-Generation Supercapacitor-Powered Portable Speaker
An ARM board that fits inside your USB connector
This holiday season, share Oregon’s abundance with family, friends, and clients.
Nordic nRF52840 Dev Board with Sensors and Debugger
An open source FT2232H-based, multi-protocol, multi-voltage tool for hardware hacking
An open, full-duplex, USB stick software defined radio
A minimalist wallet.
A phase-coherent software-defined radio with five RTL-SDRs