How-To Prototype An Electronic Enclosure: A Step-By-Step Guide

In this article, we discuss all the available options in terms of manufacturing processes and materials that are most suitable for prototyping electronic enclosures. All the main design considerations are presented...
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The Making of the Veserium 2.0

The Veserium team is sharing the story and the process of building Veserium 2.0, and shows the work that went into creating their new LED suits and our new visuals. They...

Google Pixel Buds vs. Apple Airpods Teardown

Since the launch of the Apple AirPods back in December 2016, the wireless earbuds market has become pretty crowded — more than 15 different brand name and new-to-the-world hardware companies have...

How to Avoid Costly Surprises in Connected Hardware Design

When designing connected hardware products, there are many ways that a project can go sideways and end up far over budget without the product being completed or in a manufacturable state....

Kwambio Opens Europe’s First Ceramics 3D Printing Factory

Kwambio is a three-year-old 3D printing startup under the mentorship of the TechStars accelerator. The company opened an eco-friendly 3D printing ceramic factory in Ukraine last year, which is the first...
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Teardown of the Nintendo Switch console

It has been less than a year since Nintendo launched Switch, and so far, the console has already proven to be one of the most successful products of the company.Ben, Karen...
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Life Hack for Manufacturing: MIT Studies Chinese Factories

Makers have one common goal: to create lean prototype solutions. Creating a “quick and dirty” solution can streamline creativity, without worrying about the details of creation, the duty of which is...

Manufacturing Short-run Electronics: Introductory Overview

Guest Post by Daniel Price Uh-oh. Here come the hard decisions. You knew you’d have to make them as soon as you were put in charge of the company’s first-time IoT project Now you’re...
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The robot in the carpenter’s workshop

What can an industrial robot sensibly do in a carpenter's workshop? A lot, as the expample of carpentry Eigenstetter in Rehna in Northern Germany shows. Here traditional craftsmanship of highest quality still...

Injection Molding Tooling: How to Reduce Your Costs

Guest Post by George Turvey Injection molding tooling represents a substantial investment in the total cost of developing a product, and while many product developers are aware molds are expensive, they are...