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Crowd Supply - April 9, 2020


Crowd Supply – Bringing original, useful, respectful hardware to life

Adafruit - October 30, 2019


Is America Finally Ready For A Surveillance-Free Smartphone?

Forbes Magazine - August 12, 2019


CircuitPython snakes its way to Crowd Supply – For the Greater Goods

Adafruit - May 4, 2019


Supercon 2018 Part 1

Unnamed Reverse Engineering Podcast - November 10, 2018


Open Hardware: Good for Your Brand, Good for Your Bottom Line

Linux Journal - June 20, 2018


A Combo for Innovation: Open Source and Crowdfunding

Bench Talk - January 24, 2018


Digi-Key Launches Updates to Maker.io Website Ahead of Appearance at Maker Faire NY

Business Insider - September 21, 2017


Identity: The killer app of crowdfunded open hardware

Association for Computing Machinery- XRDS - Vol. 23 #24, Summer 2017


Crowdfunding platforms: what are my options?

Twine - May 30, 2017


Crowdfunding Tips and Tricks for Creators and Backers Alike

Make - March 22, 2017


Students Learn About What the Future of Manufacturing Could Hold

Mississauga News- February 24, 2017


How to Streamline Shipments for Your Rewards Crowdfunding Campaign

Crowdfund Insider - January 27, 2017


Output PDX Episode 18: Josh Lifton of Crowd Supply

Output PDX - December 7, 2016


Crowdfunding powerful open hardware that is truly open and respectful of your rights

Boing Boing - November 28, 2016


Crowdfunding in a Crowded Place

The Nerd Stalker - September 20, 2016


#314 — An Interview with Josh Lifton

The Amp Hour - September 9, 2016


The EOMA68 PCMCIA Modular Computer

Linux & Whatnot - September 2, 2016


4 laptop security trends you should know about

CSO Online - August 3, 2016


Funding: How Adafruit Developed Circuit Playground

From Maker to Market - August 1, 2016


The 8 Best Crowdfunding Sites

Digital Trends - June 26, 2016


Crowdfunding tech can serve backers poorly, even when the thing gets made

Macworld - May 27, 2016


Zeitgeist wants to be the Warby Parker of electric bikes

TechCrunch - April 20, 2016


3 pitfalls that can sink any crowdfunded hardware startup

TechCrunch - March 10, 2016


How to Create and Crowdfund Your First Product

CrowdCrux - March 2, 2016


Bunnie Huang’s "Essential Guide to Electronics in Shenzhen"

Boing Boing - February 4, 2016


Open hardware, free software, and crowdfunding

Linux Magazine - January 25, 2016


How Zano Raised Millions on Kickstarter and Left Most Backers with Nothing

Medium - January 20, 2016


Electronics That Last: How I Built an Heirloom Laptop

Make: - January 15, 2016


Has this Indiegogo campaign raised $100,000 selling something that doesn’t exist?

The Next Web - January 12, 2016


Virtual Reality and Robotic Bartenders: The Coolest and the Weirdest Stuff at CES 2016

Yahoo Tech - January 11, 2016


Start-up says never buy another toothbrush again

CNBC - January 6, 2016


The Year of Crowdfunded Open Source Small Businesses

Datamation - December 21, 2015


Kickstarter is investigating Zano’s $3.5m failed drone project, but what about the rest?

The Next Web - December 10, 2015


Crowd Supply is succeeding where Kickstarter and Indiegogo are failing miserably

The Next Web - December 9, 2015


I Turned Off JavaScript for a Whole Week and It Was Glorious

WIRED - November 18, 2015


How to build a totally open computer from the CPU to the desktop

The Register - October 28, 2015


Novena: A Laptop With No Secrets

IEEE Spectrum - October 27, 2015


FLOSS Weekly 359: Numato Opsis

TWiT - October 20, 2015


The dark side of wearables: How they’re secretly jeopardizing your security and privacy

TechRepublic - October 7, 2015


Crowd Supply Boosts Open Hardware

Linux Pro Magazine - October 6, 2015


FLOSS Weekly 356: Crowd Supply

TWiT - September 30, 2015


The Rise of Open Hardware

Linux Magazine - September 30, 2015


TiE Oregon Angels land state funds for new investment program

Portland Business Journal - August 10, 2015


‘The Lines Between Hardware & Software Are Blurring’: Crowd Supply Founder On Endorsement From Founder Of Free Software Foundation & GNU Project

Crowdfund Insider - July 24, 2015


RMS Likes Crowd Supply

FOSS Force - July 24, 2015


Founder of GNU bestows blessing upon open hardware-focused crowdfunding site

Ars Technica - July 23, 2015


Meet the Makers: ADX ties together a growing Portland startup community

Portland Business Journal - July 13, 2015


Crowd Supply nudges up against the $1M funding round mark

Portland Business Journal - June 2, 2015


Crowd Supply raises cash from MIT director Joi Ito for hardware-focused crowdfunding site

Geekwire - June 2, 2015


Portland Makers on the Road

State of Wonder, Oregon Public Broadcasting - May 21, 2015


Making hardware is a total pain. But not in this factory.

Wired - May 18, 2015


Why one Portland business said ‘no’ to a presidential invite — and to Nike

Portland Business Journal - May 6, 2015


Portland ‘makers’ community heads to White House – but won’t join Obama at Nike

The Oregonian - May 6, 2015


Portland crowdfunder Crowd Supply raises $585K for itself

Portland Business Journal - April 10, 2015


Crowd Supply Raises $580K to Develop Highly Curated Version of Kickstarter

GeekWire - April 10, 2015


Crowd Supply Closes Seed Round, Raises $585,000

Crowdfund Insider - April 10, 2015


Crowd Supply nabs $585K seed

PE Hub - April 10, 2015


Meet the 10 startup grads from the Portland Seed Fund

Geekwire - April 9, 2015


The Quest to Save Crowdfunding From Scammers and Flakes

Wired - April 6, 2015


PDX Kickstarter alternative joins Portland Seed Fund

Portland Business Journal - March 27, 2015


Top 10 crowd-funded PCs: How Steve Jobs’ heirs are building the next great computer

ZDNet - February 17, 2015


Why Amazon has a big opportunity in product crowdfunding

Gigaom - January 31, 2015


Crowd Supply Delivers on 100% of Successfully Funded Projects

The Breadboard - December 12, 2014


Crowd Supply Doesn’t Call it Crowd Funding

Nerd Stalker - November 5, 2014


It’s not charity, it’s business

Portland Tribune - June 12, 2014


Crowded House with Joshua Lifton

The New Disruptors Podcast - March 13, 2014


Crowdfund investing gains appeal as risk of confusion grows

OregonLive.com - October 18, 2013


Kickstarter’s Crowdfunding Competitors That Also Help Deliver the Goods

Entrepreneur - July 23, 2013


Crowdfunding: Due Date

The Economist - June 24, 2013


Why everything geeks think they know about Kickstarter is wrong

Quartz - June 04, 2013


Attack of the Kickstarter Clones: Crowdfunding Reaches Its Tipping Point

Wired - May 07, 2013


Crowd Supply: Your product, from proposals to purchases

Boston.com - April 25, 2013


People’s Inventions. For Sale.

Urban Daddy - April 23, 2013


Switched On: Higher stakes, higher ground for crowdfunding, part 2

Engadget - March 31, 2013


Crowd Supply innovates, legitimizes crowdfunding

AG Beat - March 25, 2013


New Platform Hopes to Transform Crowdfunding

Idea Connection - March 22, 2013


How a Portland startup does crowd funding differently than Kickstarter

Portland Business Journal - March 20, 2013


What You Need to Know about Crowd Supply, the New Crowdfunding Platform for Product Designers.

Core77 - March 20, 2013


Crowdfunding meets Amazon: A website that raises money, handles e-commerce

CrowdFund Insider - March 20, 2013


New Crowdfunding site Aims to Understand Manufacturing

Inc. - March 20, 2013


Could a Kickstarter for Gadgets Attract Big Brands?

Fast Company - March 20, 2013


Inside Crowd Supply: How the Kickstarter Challenger Plans to One Up the Crowdfunding Competition

Forbes - March 20, 2013


Crowd Supply: A soup to nuts Kickstarter challenger offering consulting, fulfillment, and ecommerce

Pandodaily - March 20, 2013


Crowdfunding meets Amazon: A website that raises money, handles e-commerce

Smartplanet - March 20, 2013

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