Workshop Review: Building a Hardware Startup

by Eric Benoit

I recently attended a two-day Hardware Workshop offered by Bolt, a Boston-based VC fund. A dozen sessions gave hardware entrepreneurs exposure to practical tips for building a successful hardware startup.

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Topics: hardware, workshop, education, startup

Open Humans Project Wins Knight Foundation: Health Award

by Emily Twaddell

How did a workshop with Involution take the Personal Genome Project from “a bunch of ideas” to the creation of the award-winning Open Humans Network?

The Knight News Challenge: Health asked innovators to present solutions that harness the power of data for the health of communities, with a strong focus on civic participation and solution building. Among the seven projects that will share more than $2 million is the Open Humans Network.

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Topics: Design, genomics, personal genome project, Ideas, News, workshop, Blog, innovation, UX, user experience