Why Build A Demonstrable Proof Of Concept Prototype

Whether you are a Fortune 100 company or a first time inventor / entrepreneur / startup, the proof of concept prototype is integral to successful product development which includes the costly design, build, and test/qualify phase with multiple prototypes. Creating a large number of expensive prototypes prior to proving “it works” is unfortunately a common pitfall and results in significant cost and schedule overruns or project...

Read More

The Patents & Prototype Live Show Recap

Check Out The Patents & Prototypes Live Show Recap Entrepreneurs learn from Entrepreneurs and this is the reason Joe Donoghue of Leardon Solutions contributes to incubators, mentoring sessions and web live shows. Joe co-hosts the live monthly web show Patents & Prototypes and this month the live show featured two great entrepreneurs and their inventions. Steve Hartman invented the Cyclemower. It has been a long journey for...

Read More

A Quick Overview of Bioplastics

If you’re new to product development and exploring the possibility of taking your idea to the next level by building a physical prototype, it may be time to research materials from which you would like to develop your prototype and product. There are many materials on the market to choose from and some of which belong to the family of bioplastics ( biodegradable plastics ) With a name like “bioplastic” or...

Read More

Product Development and Manufacturing Ten Commandments

The Product Development and Manufacturing Ten Commandments All product development teams that have gone through a full development cycle to design, prototype, and manufacture their product have learned that there are a set of rules that when followed result in a streamlined and successful process. Some SMEs and entrepreneurs learn this the hard way by making mistakes while others hire experts in the field who have the experience to...

Read More

San Diego Prototyping Success Stories

What Makes Prototyping In San Diego Popular? When it comes to product development which includes prototyping, it is hard to beat San Diego in terms of resources such as inventor / entrepreneur groups, service providers and proximity to manufacturing facilities both in and out of the country. San Diego also offers a diversity of talents from pharma to action sports. If you’re dreaming of building it, chances are that there is...

Read More

San Diego Based Aculief Discusses Prototyping

Leardon Solutions’ customer Jon Duggan, CEO of Aculief of San Diego, California has recently launched a company around their namesake product. The Aculief product is a stylish wearable pain management device for people with active lifestyles. It was designed around the idea of applying pressure to the LI-4 meridian acupressure point located between the thumb and forefinger to provide tension relief. Jon has been working on the...

Read More
Page 3 of 712345...Last »