Resources for entrepreneurs developing new electronic hardware products.

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Introduction to Developing Wearable Technology Devices

Published on by John Teel

Developing a wearable electronic product involves juggling design constraints and compromises in ways that are quite different from conventional designs. This article defines the main design constraints for wearable tech products. ... read more

Using Arduino as an Embedded Development Platform

Published on by John Teel

This article will teach you how to choose the right Arduino board for your hardware product. Learn to design your own custom boards that retain some of the main features of Arduino, including the relative ease of developing custom applications. ... read more

Teardown of an Amazon Echo Dot

In this article, I will teach you about product development by tearing down an Amazon Echo Dot, which is a great product to use as an example. The Echo Dot is an advanced tech product, yet it’s not so complex as to be completely overwhelming. ... read more

Introduction to Transistors

The circuits I’ll cover in this article are more complex than previously discussed. You will learn about the functionality and applications of bipolar-junction transistors (BJT) and field-effect transistors (FET). ... read more

An Introduction to Basic Electronics

If you are developing an electronics product, but you aren’t an electrical engineer, this article is for you. It provides an overview of all the basic electronic principles you need to understand in order to effectively manage your hardware startup. ... read more

From Arduino Prototype to Manufacturable Product

Creating a prototype based on an Arduino (or Genuino outside the US) is an excellent start to bringing a new electronic hardware product to market. Keep reading to discover the most straightforward strategy to transition from an Arduino prototype to a truly sellable product. ... read more

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