Too many new (and even some experienced) entrepreneurs and product managers underestimate the effort going from prototype to production. Here are three big tasks that should not be overlooked.
Product Development Tips
Low Pass Filters with Microcontroller ADCs
A filter is a useful tool for removing unwanted signals from a sensor measurement. There is complicated math behind how they work, but you just need to know a simple formula to use them in many embedded designs.
Three Mistakes Companies Make When Developing Products
When developing a new hardware product, there is much wisdom that comes from experience. Here are 3 of the common pitfalls that I have seen.
Get the CoAction Hero with Stratify OS pre-installed
The CoAction Hero is an ARM Cortex M3 development board. It has Stratify OS pre-installed which gives you easy-to-use multi-threading, hardware abstraction and debugging all by simply connecting a USB cable.
What's a Microcontroller
A microcontroller is a microprocessor with integrated hardware peripherals (such as SPI, UART, I2C, ADC) and memory (usually RAM and flash). Compared to microprocessors, they boot instantly, consume less power and are easier to integrate into products but typically present firmware development challenges.
5 Questions to Ask before Building a New Product
Do you have an idea for an amazing product that will change the world? There is a lot of work between having that idea and actually changing the world. Here are a few questions you should ask yourself before you dive in.