News Stories

MakieLab secures $1.4m in funding

‘Smart toy’ outfit secures cash, with contributions from games and anime angels

MakieLab has secured £1.4 million in funding for its user-designed, 3D-printed action doll business model.

The company lets users design digital dolls via its website. The designs are then made physical with 3D printing, and sent to customers who pay for the dolls.

Currently in open alpha, the service will eventually expand to included dolls with various new features, and link the vitrtual world where the Makies are created with the physical product through social and gameplay mechanics.

See the full story here: http://www.develop-online.net/news/41073/MakieLab-secures-14m-in-funding

YOUTUBE CHANNELS

Our Youtube channel can be found here
Watch the vNAB videos below

SOUNDCLOUD TALKS

MISSION

  • To advance technology and innovation within the entertainment industry
  • To provide a neutral setting for the entertainment industry, technology and electronics companies and to identify and discuss pressing issues
  • To understand the impact of technology on the consumer experience and the creative process
  • To connect and leverage the University of Southern California’s extensive research facilities, faculty and student body with companies
  • To provide insight about emerging consumer habits
  • To convene industry peer groups and partners to share knowledge and experience
  • To create an environment for testing and evaluation of proposed technology solutions
  • To help identify new business models for the entertainment industry
  • To improve the consumer experience and advance the art of entertainment as the 21st century unfolds

ETC Events

ETC Executive Board Meeting – Board Members Only
ETC@USC
June 7, 2018

ETC All Members Meeting – By Invitation Only
USC School of Cinematic Arts (SCA 465)
June 20, 2018

ETC Events