The theme is all the rage among nerds, neckbeards, and your friendly VentureBeat staffers, too.
Upverter, the fascinating open-source hardware hackers’ tool, has just launched paid accounts.
Open-source hardware has one big stumbling block: How do you get distributed teams from around the world working together on the same prototype?
Open-source software communities have myriad tools for writing code together and sharing it all over the place. But creating and sharing hardware together has been a bit more problematic.
Enter Upverter, which handily makes hardware design free, open, web-based and collaborative.