Tag: hardware

Joshua Pearce

Buckle up for fast-tracked science thanks to open-source hardware

June 8, 2015

Open-source scientific hardware is already here and growing rapidly. Researchers in every field have access to extremely low-cost high-grade...

Rob Goodier

Design Challenge: $10,000 to build a micro-data center chassis

March 13, 2015

Inveneo has announced a $10,000 prize for the best design of a chassis for a solar-powered micro-data center. This design challenge...

Rob Goodier

Wanda Organic’s crowdfunding tips for hardware development

March 3, 2015

A Kenyan fertilizer startup called Wanda Organic that turned to Indiegogo to raise money from the online crowd has...

Paul Scott

Hardware’s stock is rising but industry hasn’t noticed, yet

February 19, 2015

New hardware inventions are soaring in the global south, but big business investors don’t seem to be taking notice,...

Rob Goodier

Hardware Challenges – Tweet Roundup

September 26, 2014

We present our twice-monthly snapshot of interesting tweets in the technology for global development space. For up-to-the-minute updates from...

Mike Mader

Emerging Markets: Top ICT4D Hardware Challenges

September 24, 2014

About this Webinar: There is widespread agreement that information and communications technologies (ICTs) can improve people’s quality of life,...

Rob Goodier

5 Challenges Hamper ICT Hardware Development

July 23, 2014

Product designers know that Internet and communications technologies play key roles in global development. They update patients’ medical records...

Rob Goodier

5 ICT Hardware Challenges

July 21, 2014

High hopes ride on the power of mobile phones and other connected devices to improve the quality of life...

Rob Goodier

Improve ICT Hardware in Developing Countries

February 27, 2014

The developing world is hard on electronic devices. Power surges and muggy weather can break computers and phones quickly....

Mike Mader

The Art of Being a Hardware Start-Up

March 21, 2013

About this Webinar: Uncharted Play (UP) is a social enterprise guided by the principle that “fun can be functional.”...


Latest Comments

by engineers.
for everyone.

E4C Membership is a curated experience! When you become a member, we will tailor a unique user profile for you based on the way you engage with our content over time. Your actions and preferences will allow us to serve you content that is most relevant to you. In addition, becoming an E4C member grants you access to exclusive engagement opportunities and the E4C newsletter.

Join E4C and become a part of a global community that believes engineering can change the world!

Become a Member