BRCK How To: Tear Down

Paul Birkelo | September 18th, 2014

So, you want to hack your BRCK, eh? Good for you! There are all sorts of goodies inside that you can use to do everything from monitor remote sensors ...

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BRCKs in Schools – Part Two

Paul Birkelo | September 16th, 2014

Those of you that have been following our blog for a while know that a number of our partners work in the education technology sphere. Today, we went ...

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After the User Experience

Jeff Maina | September 5th, 2014

Designing for BRCK Designing for the BRCK involves more than most tech design processes coming from the African startup space, since we have to deal w...

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BRCK How To: Registration

Paul Birkelo | August 22nd, 2014

Welcome to a new series of videos called BRCK: How To’s! We’re kicking things off with a step-by-step walkthrough of the first thing you’ll want...

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Of Trees and Forests – Improving the BRCK User Experience

Philip Walton | August 13th, 2014

You’ve heard the expression about missing the forest for the trees.  It happens to the best of us.  It even happens to tiny little hardware startu...

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An Nguruman Excursion

Erik Hersman | August 5th, 2014

This weekend Reg, Philip and I took off for the Nguruman Escarpment, which is about a four hour drive outside of Nairobi. Our goal was to field test a...

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BRCK at the Bottom of the Pyramid

Meghan Lazier | July 28th, 2014

BRCK’s founding team has a long history of making an impact – from Ushahidi to the iHub.  BRCK is of the same ethos as these other ventures, ...

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Shipping BRCKs!

Erik Hersman | July 7th, 2014

“Shipping BRCKs”, if you say that title out loud, and quickly enough, you’ll know how we feel just about now… 🙂 First shipments: Ju...

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