Last week we announced the MAINGEAR LIV (Prototype), and modern, portable, and inexpensive ventilator designed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The reaction from our community and the press has been absolutely amazing, and I wanted to give you all some insight into this project.

The MAINGEAR LIV project began…

As the CEO of MAINGEAR, a custom PC manufacturer, I hear a lot of feedback from our clientele about both our own products, and those of our peers and competitors. Lately, that discussion has largely been focused around Apple and the launch of their long-awaiting new pro desktop.

Image: Jonathan Morrison YouTube video: “New 2019 Mac Pro Hands On”

Before diving…

In this 4 part video series, the LTT team anonymously purchased PCs from MAINGEAR, Origin, CyberPower, iBuyPower, HP and Dell. Some companies performed poorly, some did OK, while MAINGEAR was simply amazing! By purchasing the systems anonymously, the team at LTT was able to take an unbiased look at the…

In 2002 I was able to turn my passion for both PC gaming and motorsports into a business; from the desire to succeed at both, MAINGEAR was born. With very limited resources while literally working out of a garage, our little startup stood out by employing the type of discipline…

Last week I announced our partnership with Netcapital where we opened up MAINGEAR for equity. This move took a lot of people by surprise and quite frankly the idea came from some terrible experiences that I had trying to work with VCs. To be fair not all VCs are the…

In 2002 I turned my passion for both PC gaming and motorsports into a business; from the desire to succeed at both, MAINGEAR was born. With very limited resources, and literally working out of a garage, our little startup stood out by employing the type of discipline, aesthetics, and purpose-built…

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