Prototypes The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Prototypes en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:00:00 GMT Before You Prototype a Tech Product, Ask These 5 Questions The impulse may be to rush to market, but taking the time to understand your potential customers will go a long way. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:00:00 GMT Sam Gaddis Testing, Testing: Is There a Market for My Product? To fight startup failure, practice product testing early and often. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT JD Albert Finding a Top-Notch Manufacturer for Your Startup Finding manufactures is a daunting task, particularly when dealing with factories overseas. Here are a few tips on making it easier. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 18:30:00 GMT Jason Lucash Re-Making Manufacturing in the United States Cheap labor in China, Indonesia and India pushed the bulk of mass manufacturing overseas, but the U.S. is emerging competitive in a newer, more sophisticated kind of manufacturing. Mon, 10 Mar 2014 13:30:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Google Unveils 'Project Tango': A Smartphone That Sees in 3-D Project Tango, a mobile phone prototype devised by Google that can create and capture 3-D models, will be distributed to 200 select developers in mid-March. Fri, 21 Feb 2014 20:17:00 GMT Geoff Weiss To Attract Funding, Develop a Prototype In the startup world, selling your vision in a PowerPoint presentation is so passe. To get the attention of VCs, prototypes are a must. Here is why. Fri, 17 Jan 2014 13:00:00 GMT JD Albert Gaining Startup Traction on a Budget You don't always need to invest a lot of capital to demonstrate traction to investors. Here is how to do it on a budget and with limited resources. Wed, 08 Jan 2014 14:00:00 GMT Kirsten Green Proto Labs Wants to Help You Create a Cool Prototype for Free The latest winner of the Cool Idea! Award program is Garageio, a device that allows you to open and close your garage door with your smartphone. Wed, 18 Dec 2013 14:30:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha 5 Tips for Creating a Prototype A prototype is often the only way to know if your idea will fly, and if your startup is ready to launch. Sun, 24 Nov 2013 18:00:00 GMT Paula Andruss 5 Steps to Take Your Product From Concept to Reality Practical tips for turning a product idea into a consumer must-have. Sun, 17 Nov 2013 18:00:00 GMT Christina Le Beau 3 Steps to Transform Your Business Idea Into a Prototype Whether you're building a cup holder or a tech gadget hooked to your smartphone, every product has to follow these three steps before it's ready. Wed, 16 Oct 2013 11:30:00 GMT JD Albert Why Your Customers' Cravings Are Your Key to Success Knowing what customers want and delivering will help you gain market share fast. Here's how. Wed, 02 Oct 2013 12:30:00 GMT Peter S. Cohan Need a Prototype? 3-D Printers Coming to UPS Stores The shipping giant has made 3-D printing available in a San Diego franchise and will extend the offering to five other cities across the U.S. in the next two months as part of a pilot program. Fri, 02 Aug 2013 15:40:00 GMT Catherine Clifford 3 Ways to Find Your Next Brilliant Product Idea How you can harness your best business ideas and bring them to life. Wed, 15 May 2013 07:30:00 GMT Lewis Howes Starting Lean: Selling a Vision Mark Hirsch of CreativeWorx tells how he used prototypes to win clients, plus tips from experts on using 'minimum viable products' to test the market. Wed, 18 Apr 2012 06:00:00 GMT Colleen DeBaise