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How to Best Power Your Connected Electronic Device in 2018

Powering an electronic device is a challenge. Depending on the end user case you may want to use batteries. In some cases, plug it into the wall. Either way there are drawbacks and advantages to either solution. In this article, I dive into the most used methods of powering electronic devices. That way you can make an informed choice and move onto the hairier problems that you’re working on....

How to Develop Your Electronic Product Prototype

Prototyping can open your eyes to the possibilities or the constraints that you now have to create a product. For instance if you 3D print a prototype and find that it’s darn near impossible to hold for people with smaller hands (or large hands for that matter), you should modify the design so it works for your intended demographic. Especially if your demographic is filled with people who have large hands!...

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How to Make an Amazing Looking Iot Dashboard in No Time

Finding the Best TVOC Sensor: BME680 vs CCS811 vs SGP30

Electronic Device Prototyping Techniques of Industry Experts

There are many techniques to prototype the electronic device you want to create in the future. I have had the chance to work with some of the most talented people in the San Francisco Bay Area. Through their inspiration, I wanted to share some of the tricks of the trade making something from nothing. Here are their and my favorite ways to prototype: Note: this post is lengthy. If you are particularly interested in a certain technique see the list of links below:...

How to Find the Wrong Factory To Make Your Electronic Device

For a product company, your factory is where all the magic happens. When things go wrong the factory is the place you get on a plane to go and fix stuff. It’s a central source of frustration for many startup CEOs because those relationships sometimes don’t work out. There are dozens of things that could go wrong with finding the right factory. So let’s chat about all the things you could do that could make things much more complicated....