Hardware Things is a publication and community focused on hardware technology and manufacturing in Africa.

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Ranging from a Q&A about community building as a supply chain hedge to an engineer comparing medical device product development strategies in the US and Kenya, this issue focuses on the supply chain intricacies that hardware startups navigate on the continent.


On the first day of every month, subscribers receive a review of interesting articles, links to new tech as well as a spotlight on a company. Occasionally, the newsletter is written by a guest who is usually an expert writing on a particular topic. For previous issues, visit the archive.

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