Adafruit Industries

Adafruit Industries is a Manhattan-based open source hardware company that focuses on online learning around electronics and making the best-designed products for makers of all ages and skill levels. The Adafruit Industries store offers a variety of products including tools, equipment and electronics as well as DIY kits.

Honeybee Robotics

Honeybee Robotics is dedicated to developing technology and products for next-generation advanced robotic and spacecraft systems that must operate in increasingly dynamic, unstructured and often hostile environments. Since 1983, Honeybee has completed more than 300 advanced projects for NASA, the US Department of Defense, academia, industry and others.


Shapeways is one of the world’s leading 3D Printing marketplaces and communities. Using the Shapeways website, individuals can make, buy and sell their own products using cutting edge technology. Offering 3D Print on-demand, every order can be customized and personalized.


IDEO is an award-winning global design firm that takes a human-centered, design-based approach to helping organizations in the public and private sectors innovate and grow.