Next Thing

Our first product is a digital camera named OTTO. OTTO's functions and behavior can be customized from a companion iPhone app. OTTO is also the FIRST product powered by the Raspberry Pi compute module and designed specifically to be modified by hackers, artists, and everyday people.
Company Growth (employees)
Oakland, US
Size (employees)
17 (est)
Next Thing was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Oakland, US

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Next Thing has an office in Oakland

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Founding Date


Total Funding

$250 k

Time since last funding

almost 2 years


Next Thing's employees are reported to be approximately 9% female and 91% male.
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Four years ago, it looked like libertarianism might be the future of the Republican Party. But in 2017, Donald Trump is president, Rand Paul is still in the Senate, and the broader libertarian community is still figuring out what the future of the movement really is. View Entire Post ›

The Next Thing In Gut Health Is Going To Be Sugar Made From Human Breast Milk

You may not have heard of human milk sugar, but it does great things for your microbiome. Scientists have figured out how to synthesize it, and it’s coming to your grocery store soon. Your mixed berry yogurt may eventually include not only probiotics but a type of sugar usually found only in human b…

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