Reg has extensive experience bringing highly technical products all the way from concept and design, through to full blown mass production. Also includes a year subscription to Crowdmap Plus. Check out the FAQ. May 5, – Jun 4, 30 days. Download the app today on the Playstore. Once connected, the BRCK is registered and secured ensuring that only you and any other users you authorize have access to its information and capabilities.

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As we laid out what such a device would look like — physically robust, able to connect to multiple networks, a hub for all local devices, enough backup power to survive a blackout — we realized that the way the entire world is connecting to the web is changing. We need your help to achieve this goal of taking the prototype to production.

This is a challenge because there is upfront cash flow needed to build the product. Raised in Burkina Faso and Cote d’Ivoire, West Africa, Philip has a unique perspective on global culture and business that has allowed him to seamlessly engage with companies and governments in countries throughout Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Americas. But co-founder Erik Hersmann has even greater things in mind: As a company of engineers working in places with poor infrastructure, we simply cannot get connected as reliably as our peers in the developed world.

Kickstarter is not a store. With the ability to manage an unlimited number of BRCK devices from the same Cloud interface, the BRCK can serve to enable enterprises both big and small with remote connectivity and field data collection from a single, unified portal.


After three years of development, testing with partners in transportation, water management, and agriculture, BRCK will be releasing the product for further use in Kenya. Custom canvas tool bag that you can throw in your car, made of double-thick canvas with plenty of pockets inside for small tools or electronics like the BRCK.

Juliana has worked in the telecommunications and data warehousing industry for over ten years.

Estimated delivery Dec Like any hardware project the challenges involve high upfront costs for manufacturing and prototyping. Reaching thousands of children in 11 countries, our world class education technology solutions enable children in schools access digital educational tools for better learning. Estimated delivery May Free Content Music, TV shows, cartoons, and books are all types of content you can find on the Moja network, making long bus rides more enjoyable.

BRCK acquires the Surf Network bringing us close to k monthly active unique users, and putting us over 5m sessions per month This backend provides a dashboard of metrics to monitor your connectivity and devices over time, and a way to install new services like VPN, Dropbox or any other app that you might create.

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Learn more about accountability. Share this project Done. In particular Reg’s background in life saving medical devices has given him a real appreciation of the importance of getting products right the first time around and the real negative impact that poorly engineered devices can have in peoples lives.

Questions about this project? We have built a team focused specifically on this product.

BRCK | Rugged, Portable WiFi Hotspot & Battery Extender

Person of the Year. Huge thanks to Taylor Martyn hrck David Sekiguchi for volunteering their time to take the awesome pictures and video in Nairobi, in exchange for BRCK t-shirts and a bottle of double-oaked Woodford Reserve. Practical beats pretty everyday when you live beyond the edge of the concrete jungle. We are brrck away a year subscription to Crowdmap Plus. It can also hold 16 GB of memory and you can sync your data directly to your Dropbox, other connected devices, or other applications.


Erik Hersman is an international technology influencer with a keen eye on the impact of web and mobile technology innovation across Africa.

You can do so here on Kickstarter so that others can also benefit from your question and our response. As a serial, international entrepreneur, he has worked on 6 different continents using his mix of business strategy skills combined with a deep technical knowledge to successfully bridge the gap between the needs of business stakeholders and the constraints of their technology resources. Brc, BRCKwhich is actually smaller, lighter and more robust than its namesake, was designed in with developing world conditions in mind: Also includes a year subscription to Crowdmap Plus.


Here are some of our favorites:. Innovation comes from the edges, from solving real problems with constrained resources. Through different data port connections the BRCK brc, be used to monitor security sensors or communicate with other electronic devices – including other BRCKs.

This team brings together experienced entrepreneurs, coders, and engineers who have taken a product from prototype to manufacturing scale.