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Apple MFi License. Who needs it?

RelianceCM has been working with companies to develop and manufacture their products in the Apple MFi program.  We received our MFi Manufacturing License, which allows us access to Apple licensced technology. After having worked with a number of companies trying … Continue reading

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RelianceCM Sponsoring 10th Annual Bend Venture Conference

Each fall, the Bend Venture Conference brings together seed and early stage companies with investment opportunities and attracts hundreds of the Pacific Northwest’s top entrepreneurs, investment opportunities and business leaders. This year’s conference features keynote speaker Steve Blank as well … Continue reading

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Hardware Startups: The Case for Domestic Manufacturing

…because you don’t have to sleep in a factory in China. While HAXLR8R’s suggestion that hardware startups must prototype in China may prove to be very realistic for startups with a large number of pre-sales or who have wildly successful … Continue reading

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Internet of Things, Product Design, and Poor Robot

The barriers between software and the physical world are falling -Jon Bruner, Industrial Internet, O’Reilly Media I attended Thing Tuesday – The Portland Internet of Things Meetup event last night not really knowing what to expect, only to be pleasantly … Continue reading

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