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Find a key resource in China in 2 hours

By Henk Werner / 31 March 2020 / 0 Comments

Today Marco, who’s working at a law firm, reached out to me with a request to help them find a key resource in Shenzhen. He needs to find a capable party that is able to valuate an ongoing real estate project in Shenzhen for one of their customers. Marco is located elsewhere, and he turns […]

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Send money to China within 1 hour

By Pietro Mincuzzi / 28 March 2020 / 0 Comments

This is the true account of a conversation occurred within Troublemaker Members. Go here for the long story In brief: Thursday 2020-03-26 at 19:42 JY asks help about transferring petty cash to China PP provides the link to the solution At 19:55 JY registers with TransferWise At 20:57 JY is done with the remittance of […]

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Minimal Universal Respirator

Minimal Universal Respirator

By Trouble Maker / 26 March 2020 / 0 Comments

In this post, we highlight the creation of a low-cost and easily reproducible emergency respiration device, designed with minimum material and using components accessible to many people worldwide. Resuscitation doctors have validated the design, and it is being tested in collaboration with the AP-HP hospitals in Paris, France. The design is still in an early […]

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Save the masks, and save yourself

By Pietro Mincuzzi / 22 March 2020 / 0 Comments

Using masks is a protection for the group more than for the individual, but lack of masks requires priorities and smart solutions.

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LotCovid world map

LitCovid – Curated literature hub

By Trouble Maker / 22 March 2020 / 0 Comments

LitCovid is an initiative of the National Center for Biotechnology Information which is part of the U.S. National Library of Medicine. With LitCovid, they offer a curated literature hub for tracking up-to-date scientific information about the 2019 novel Coronavirus. According to their own claim, it is the most comprehensive resource on the subject, providing central access […]

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Ventilator sketch

Specifications for simple open-source mechanical ventilator

By Trouble Maker / 20 March 2020 / 3 Comments

Julian Botta, Johns Hopkins Emergency Medicine Resident PGY-3Twitter: @julianbotta   The text of this post originates from this Google Doc and serves a purpose to make the information available to people who don’t have access to Google or to the specific Doc. For questions on the content, please reach out to the original author, Julian […]

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How to get access to Trouble Maker

By Trouble Maker / 19 March 2020 / 0 Comments

The Shenzhen authorities update the rules for access to public buildings and transportation regularly. Access to the Maker Center depends on those rules. At this moment, members of TroubleMaker can get access to Huaqiangbei International Maker Center after: 1) providing a declaration. For this purpose, I have created a questionnaire on the website. 2) showing […]

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Monthly "Pay-As-You-Go"

Watch the replay of the launch event of 6 August

By Trouble Maker / 6 August 2019 / 0 Comments

On Tuesday the 6th of August, the Trouble Maker team has officially launched the NEW membership model to the world. After more than 6 months interviewing people, we got crystal clear what product developers need from Shenzhen, China. Watch the replay of the introduction to discover how Trouble Makers enables product developers to succeed with […]

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Nicolas Carli

Troublemakers Episode 2: Nicolas Carli

By Matias Otero / 19 July 2019 / 1 Comment

The first time Nicolas set foot in a production line he was all of 18 years old, and in a way he’s never really left. A life-long interest in science and engineering landed him a job in front lines of a French car plant straight out of high school. Naturally curious and a problem-solver, Nico […]

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By Matias Otero / 18 July 2019 / 0 Comments

Trouble Maker launches global E-membership solution for hardware developers Trouble Maker is a community of hardware developers, engineers and supply chain managers in Shenzhen China. They help people who are developing products with realizing their goals by providing useful and actionable information, referrals and engineering services. For the first time, you can tap into Shenzhen’s […]

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