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Fitness Monitors: The Intersection of Art and Science

Posted: September 19, 2023 In today's world, staying fit and healthy is a top priority for many individuals. As a result, the demand for fitness monitors has skyrocketed in recent years. These nifty gadgets have evolved from simple step counters to sophisticated devices that track various aspects of our health and fitness. Behind the sleek exteriors and user-friendly interfaces lie intricate electronic designs and manufacturing processes that are nothing short of impressive. Let's examine fitness monitors through the eyes of an engineer and manufacturing partner, uncovering the secrets behind these technologically advanced devices.

Tips and Tricks to Bring Your Medical Device to Market

Posted: August 16, 2023 The advancement of medical technology has been nothing short of revolutionary. In the past few decades, we have seen the development of new drugs, surgical procedures, and medical devices that have saved millions of lives and improved the quality of life for countless others. The global pandemic brought revolutionary ideas to life, including the increase in telehealth that allows you to do things like have a doctor’s visit in the comfort of your home.

Steps to Developing a New Product in a Tech-Savvy World

Posted: July 6, 2023 You have an idea for a new product - one that will solve a problem for many. How exactly do you create and distribute that product to the masses? This is the first step in a long list of steps that so many entrepreneurs get stopped in their tracks and give up their dreams. You don't have to be one of these people. The product development process doesn’t have to be so intimidating. In fact, it can be quite exciting and, with the right partner, can be a fairly seamless process. Let’s dive into developing a new product and the steps needed to ensure yours crosses the finish line.

The Increasing Demand for Cellular Technologies in Consumer Products

Posted: June 12, 2023 In recent years, the rapid advancement of cellular technologies has revolutionized the consumer product landscape. The global adoption of smartphones and the dawn of the Internet of Things (IoT) have fueled an astonishing increase in integrating cellular connectivity into a wide range of products.

How to Successfully Secure Your IoT Product

Posted: May 3, 2023 The Internet of Things (IoT) has transformed the way we interact with each other and technology. From smart homes to self-driving cars, IoT devices are everywhere. With our data consumed world, it’s imperative your IoT device is safe and secure for your customers and business alike. As the number of connected devices grows at a rapid pace, so does the risk for security exposures. Hackers are constantly evolving and becoming even more savvy each day. For this reason and more, you must design your IoT product with security in mind.

Understanding PCBs and Choosing an Engineering Partner to Ensure Your Product’s Success

Posted: April 5, 2023 Printed circuit boards (PCBs) are essential components of electronic devices. They are used to connect and route electrical components with each other and interact with the end user. PCBs are everywhere in modern technology, and their design and fabrication have become increasingly sophisticated. Designing a PCB requires both technical knowledge and creativity, as it involves translating a schematic into a physical layout. In this blog, we’ll discuss the basics of PCB design and the questions you should ask an engineering partner when developing a new product.

3 Benefits of Choosing a Manufacturing Partner with Mirrored SMT Lines

Posted: March 14, 2023 Having a product in stock and readily available to purchase is vital in this fast-paced world. Consumers have grown accustomed to having the world at their fingertips and products being delivered to their door within hours of purchase. In order to ensure your new product development (NPD) can keep up with demand, it should be designed with scalable manufacturing in mind.

Product Scalability Depends on Design for Manufacturing

Posted: March 2, 2023 As our world becomes more connected and technology advances at a rapid rate, businesses must focus on developing products that can meet the needs of company growth and consumer demand. This refers to the term scalability. In this article, we will discuss how the success of a new product directly correlates to the design for manufacturing that goes into that product when it’s time to ramp up production.

Electronics Manufacturing in the Midwest: The Unexpected Path to Success

Posted: February 7, 2023 When you think of major centers for electronic manufacturing, Silicon Valley and Southeast Asia probably come to mind, which makes sense as so many tech companies are located in those regions. It's unlikely you'd consider the American Midwest to the best place for manufacturing high-tech electronics, but you should. The Midwest offers significant benefits over coastal cities and overseas manufacturing facilities when it comes to the production of electronic components and systems.

A Quick Guide to Creating and Funding Your New Product Development

Posted: January 31, 2023 Developing a new product can be a challenging and expensive endeavor, but it can also be incredibly rewarding if it is successful. In order to successfully develop a new product, you will need to have a clear idea of what your product is and what it will do, as well as a solid plan for how you will bring it to market. You will also need the capital required to support the development process.
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