A Chat about the Sofaside PC Concept with Adrian Robins


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I was fortunate enough to get an email from Adrian Robins (aka Oakman 1000), owner of Pearing Systems and the mind behind the Sofaside PC concept that we previously covered, which lead to a phone conversation that I’m sure many of you will be interested in hearing. We discuss the inspiration for the concept, production, and challenges in bringing the Sofaside PC to market. The attached audio conversation runs 9 minutes and 44 seconds long.

Listen Now: (MP3 – 00:09:44)
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