Joe rounded up a ton of companies in what is usually called the “Maker space”, including Adafruit – nice collection –
I was in the hospital for a few days and while hooked up to machines that provided all sorts of vital signs I got inspired. This collection of charts provides the vital signs for the emerging “Bits & Atoms” economy where digital services and physical goods are fused in commerce. The world of “Bits & Atoms” or “Web Meets World” is still developing, but a couple big trends are popping up.
The Compete charts used seems to be way off for many of the sites – at least the ones that we know about – but the list is fantastic.