Technical

Too Lit: The Exploding Fidget Spinner Teardown

Like so many things in the Mindtribe office, it all began with a Slack post; Shortly followed by this Gizmodo article. Fidget spinners, like…

Telind Bench
Technical

The Mindtribe Guide to Brainstorms and Design Reviews

We’ve all had the experience of being in a creative meeting that seems totally aimless. Whether it’s a brainstorm or a design review, the…

Telind Bench
Big Ideas

Making Sense of the Mess: Using Process as a Tool

Design is messy, and I’m not just referring to how the shop looks in the wake of a prototyping spree. Design is a messy…

Andrew Kriebel
Technical

Here One Earbuds Teardown

An in depth teardown of Doppler Labs' flagship product – the Here One earbuds.

Yoo-Yoo Yeh
Big Ideas

How to successfully manage a hardware development schedule and ship on time

In the process of securing funding, many companies set an aggressive schedule for developing their product. Often, this schedule is shared with VCs and…

Sam Kang
Big Ideas

Here’s how to build out your engineering team

So your hardware startup just received Series A funding. Congrats! Now, you’re looking to productize your prototype and bring it to market. At this…

Sam Kang
Big Ideas

Well™: A Smart Home Water Conservation System

Mindtribe and industrial design partner Matter are excited to announce the creation of Well™, a smarthome technology designed to demystify water consumption and aid in conservation.

Greg Schulte
Odds & Ends

Mindtribe Celebrates Women in Hardware

Take a look at our recap of our Women in Hardware meetup.

Brittany Morrell
Technical

Nintendo’s Hardware DNA: A Switch Teardown

March 3rd marked the anticipated release of Nintendo’s newest console, the Switch. Capitalizing on advancements in mobile processor technology, Nintendo has catapulted forward into the…

Michael Choi
Big Ideas

Tips for Investors When Vetting a Hardware Product

I’m long on hardware. Every year at Mindtribe, we see more and more companies entering the hardware space and working on the next big…

Steve Myers
Odds & Ends

Is Voice Recognition Ready for Mass Markets?

USE CASES I’m a trained baker and amateur cook. I spend a lot of my time in the kitchen, so…

Ashley Burrow
Technical

Nike HyperAdapt Teardown: The Future is Now (in pieces, on our workbench)

A teardown of the coveted Nike HyperAdapts - a peek back to the future.

Telind Bench
Technical

Fireworks – An Explosive Industry

A look at the engineering, planning, and expertise that goes into using fireworks to create unforgettable experiences in the sky.

Freddie Temperton
Technical

5 Things Engineers Should Know About Working with Fabric

Whether you're working on a wearable or incorporating fabric into your design - here are 5 things every engineer should know about working with fabric.

Michelle Warner
Big Ideas

Here’s How IoT Companies Can Minimize Product Delays

Understand the causes behind product manufacturing delays and the required steps that will position your company to ship on time.

Sam Kang