News and Articles About Quirky
The co-founder and CEO says he needs to find funds fast. His team is 'working to figure things out.'
Don Featherstone was 79. His kitschy lawn ornament is still standing.
Its home automation spinoff, Wink, may also see additional investment in a separate round, CEO Ben Kaufman says.
Initially, Ben Kaufman's platform for inventors seemed like a success.
Users can now submit ideas for toys, games, baby gear and preschool products that will carry the toy giant's iconic monikers.
If you have a dream of a new product and fall into one of these three scenarios, Quirky might be a good platform for you.
Entrepreneurs should invite public opinion when the timing is right -- without handing over the reins.
The president of consumer-product invention company Quirky says startups should embrace competition, not ignore it.
Internet of Things
Consumers will now be able to control their Whirlpool washers and dryers, Mercedes-Benz vehicles and Logitech remote controls through Nest's operating system.
With throwback know-how as well as some of the newest technologies, these gadgets have something for everyone, from tinkerers to tipplers.
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The social product-development company also has extended its partnership with GE.
The two companies announced a new partnership that'll give citizen inventors access to a portion of GE's patent coffers, as well as a co-branded effort that could effectively appify your home.
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