Reading 1: Indiegogo Hardware Handbook
Reading 2: Falling in Love with Hardware (Boslet, VJC)
Question 1: Crowdfunding appears to be a growing alternative -- or complementary-- path to market compared to self-funding or raising VC money. What are some key advantages and dangers of using crowdfunding for a hardware startup?
Question 2: (a meta-question): We'll have experts from Indiegogo and a startup in class on Monday who are familiar with the crowdfunding ecosystem. What question would you like to ask them?
Optional (Short): 8 Things about Hardware Crowdfunding (Ebersweiler, Joffe - TechCrunch)