Technical

How to Generate Unique I2C Addresses on Daisy-Chained, Identical PCBAs

Inter-Integrated Circuit (I2C) is a communications protocol that requires each component on the bus to have a unique address. This is normally fine because…

Sam Evans
Technical

A Primer on Bluetooth 5: Everything You Need to Know Before Integrating Your IoT Product

A primer on all things bluetooth 5. Here's what you need to know before integrating it into your IoT product.

Kerry Scharfglass
DIY

Mindtribe’s Most Challenging Teardown to Date (Hint: April Fools!)

This is the teardown you all have been waiting for!

Brittany Morrell
Big Ideas

The Startup Guide to Prototype User Testing

We’re excited to share this guest post by Gabrielle Guthrie, co-founder and product designer at Moxxly, where she leads a team making products for…

Gabrielle Guthrie
DIY

Google Pixel Buds vs. Apple AirPods Teardown

We teamed up with Fictiv to teardown a pair of Google Pixel Buds and Apple AirPods to compare the electrical workings and mechanical design. Take a look at what we found.

Yoo-Yoo Yeh
Odds & Ends

What’s Your Favorite Engineering Tool? Featuring Moxxly’s Santhi Analytis

Our engineering tool content series continues, featuring Moxxly's Co-Founder and CTO Santhi Analytis.

Brittany Morrell
Big Ideas

Machine Learning Meets Baby Tech: A Look at the Connected Baby Products at CES 2018

What happens when machine learning and baby tech collide? We take a look at some of the game-changing products that took CES 2018 by storm.

Yoo-Yoo Yeh
Odds & Ends

What’s Your Favorite Engineering Tool? Featuring Verdigris’ Jonathan Chu

Our engineering tool content series continues, featuring Verdigris' Co-Founder and CTO Jonathan Chu.

Brittany Morrell
Odds & Ends

What’s Your Favorite Engineering Tool? Featuring Mesh Studio’s Taylor Halliday

Our engineering tool content series kicks off featuring Mesh Studio's Founder Taylor Halliday. Check out which tool helps keep his team in sync.

Brittany Morrell
Odds & Ends

Mindtribe Holiday Gift Guide 2017: Google Jacquard, SmartThings Hub, and 3D Printers

Now that Thanksgiving is taken care of, our next task at hand is to prepare for the winter holidays. What…

Tom Hsiu
Big Ideas

The Coming Boom of Healthcare IoT

Healthcare IoT has already emerged as an expanding market, but it may be poised to grow even more rapidly. Here's why.

Greg Schulte
Technical

An Overview of the Conformal Coating Process

In the previous discussion (Part I), the history and current chemicals used in conformal coating were discussed. In this next section, we will discuss the issues around the physical process of applying these chemicals.

Kent Hull
Big Ideas

How Creating a Design Funnel Can Lead to Better Design Decisions

One of the ultimate goals of a design process is to help designers and engineers navigate the design space with confidence. The design space…

Andrew Kriebel
DIY

Sphero R2-D2 Teardown

We tore into one of Sphero's newest products: R2-D2. We analyzed the electronics, architecture, and "smarts" that made this product a reality.

Brittany Morrell
Technical

The History and Chemistry of Conformal Coating

An in-depth look at the history and chemistry of conformal coating.

Kent Hull