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Local designers raise $45k for magnetic clipboard they created

The fixes are almost laughably simple, which is what makes them smart: a magnetic hinge keeps papers in place and a hard cover keeps them smooth.

James Caldwell (left) and John Paulick designed a magnetic clipboard.

Two local designers created a better clipboard, and they’ve raised more than $45,000 on Kickstarter to fund the project.

The fixes are almost laughably simple, which is what makes them smart: a magnetic hinge keeps papers in place and a hard cover keeps them smooth.

Order a ClipBook here for $49.95.

clipbook

The designers, James Caldwell and John Paulick, are Philadelphia University graduates who live in Northeast and Northwest Philadelphia, respectively.

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Juliana Reyes

Juliana Reyes began as lead reporter at Technical.ly Philly in July 2012. Previously, she was a city services beat reporter for the Philadelphia Daily News, as part of a project called β€œIt’s Our Money.” She is learning to drive, learning to bike (in the city) but is an expert at taking SEPTA. She grew up in North Jersey and Manila, Philippines but she left the tropics for Bryn Mawr College, where she majored in linguistics. She now lives in West Philly.

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