7 Hidden Challenges of DIY IoT

Smart products and systems face increasing interest from across the spectrum of companies. With connectivity playing such a large part in consumer’s…

IoT Hardware Integration: The How-To’s

Hardware integration is an essential step in the smart product development process enabling product developers to perform tests on their products and…

IoT Prototyping and Prototypes: What’s It For?

Prototypes are used by manufacturers, product developers and designers as a working model to observe, monitor and analyze the functionality and…

5 Rules for Selecting Smart Product Components

Ranging from price, quality, size and shape, there are hundreds of electronic components and sensors to choose from. So which guidelines should you…

IoT Prototyping: Do’s and Don’ts

The Internet of Things has created an ocean of different opportunities for smart products. With so many features available, it is important to single…

Decoding Internet of Things Terminology

The Internet of Things (IoT) is an environment in which physical objects are able to send and receive data via a network. Almost any product can…

Industrial Design for the Internet of Things

Anyone developing smart, connected products will at some point come in contact with an industrial design studio. This holds true for everyone in the…

Smart Product Engineering and Design Are a Dual Challenge

The relationship between the electronics engineer and the industrial designer can critically impact the success of a project and the quality of a…

How to Write a Great Product Description for Smart Products 

Your smart product packaging is a major part of the development process. Some say it's as important as the product itself. Great packaging is…

The Iterative IoT Product: Concept Development Methodology

So, you've chosen a smart product concept to develop. You may even have a mental picture of how it should look. However, you also know that smart…