08/07/2019

How to prototype a service and build a client base

Is it possible to prototype a service? What should you do when you have a good idea? You can't patent ideas, so it's important to turn them into prototypes. This is particularly the case with new products, but supposing it's a service, such as a process that solves a technical problem, or serves a useful purpose, or is purely ornamental?

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01/07/2019

How the IoT is inspiring niche startups: Home security

Not so long ago, computers were the only devices connected to the internet. It hardly seems possible today, especially if you’re a young entrepreneur in search of new niche businesses.

These days, an incredible number of products are connected to the web: fridges, watches, clothing, vehicles, thermostats, lights, alarm systems. It's estimated that by 2020, over 20 billion objects will be connected to the Internet of Things (IoT).

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24/06/2019

Which products are most likely to go viral

We all need electronic devices if we’re to lead happy, independent lives. So if you’re a young electronics specialist looking for new products to design, which are the most likely to achieve large-scale consumer takeup?

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17/06/2019

All you need to know about IoT prototyping

Microsoft and SAP may be big hitters in new connected technology, but it’s also becoming a major force in unexpected, everyday places like farms, kitchens, and basketball courts.

Mastering the Internet of Things requires a clear understanding of its dynamics.

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