Are You Prepared to Bring Your Successfully-Crowdfunded Product to Market?

Are You Prepared to Bring Your Successfully-Crowdfunded Product to Market?

It is an immense achievement to have a successfully crowdfunded product. Kudos for coming up with the idea, having the audacity to chase it, and then spending hundreds of hours of prototyping and iteration to get it just right to show the world. Your marketing was spot on, and your customers love it. It is a euphoric feeling to finally get to the finish line.

The ABCs of LEDs (Part 2)

The ABCs of LEDs (Part 2)

LEDs are an amazing piece of technology that are found in all sorts of electronic devices. They are also a great tool to teach kids about electronics. They are low voltage and safe to use, come in all different colors, and turning on or changing the color of an LED with circuitry or code provides satisfying visual feedback when the circuit is built correctly.

The ABCs of LEDs (Part 1)

The ABCs of LEDs (Part 1)

From the tips of our cell phones, the dashes of our cars, and all the way to the Las Vegas strip, LEDs illuminate our world and are found in a huge proportion of electrified products. The humble “Light Emitting Diode” is a simple component of an electrical circuit that creates light when current is placed across its terminals. Despite its simplicity, it has some unique technology inside its small lenses, and its development began more than a century ago.

The Future of IoT

The Future of IoT

It has been about a decade since smart home and IoT products have exploded into the marketplace, and depending on who you listen to, between 10 and 50 billion connected devices will be in service at the close of 2020.