Product management
Product management is an organizational lifecycle function within a company dealing with the planning, forecasting, and production, or marketing of a product or products at all stages of the product l...
Edible Food Packaging Made From Milk Proteins
Most foods at the grocery store come wrapped in plastic packaging. Not only does this create a lot of non-recyclable, non-biodegradable waste, but thin plastic films are not great at preventing spoila...
GE 3D Printed A Working Mini Jet Engine
Engineers at GE Aviation 3D-printed a working version of a jet engine.
Pens filled with high-tech inks for DIY sensors
A new simple tool developed by nanoengineers at the Univ. of California, San Diego, is opening the door to an era when anyone will be able to build sensors, anywhere. The team developed high-tech bio-...
31 Mind-Blowing Examples of Brilliant Packaging Design
Packaging: It's a necessary evil. So it may as well be clever.
Twist Bike by Jose Hurtado - Yanko Design
If you can look past the hubless wheels, you’ll appreciate the fine symmetry behind this design- the Twist Bike. The unique gearing system allows each component to be easily removed for storage, repai...
Alessi Beaver Pencil Sharpener
Iconic Italian design label Alessi have teamed up with artist Rodrigo Torres to create a unique take on the traditional pencil sharpener. Doubling as a paper weight, the small chrome-plated wood chewi...
ECO 07 - Compactable Urban Bicycle
A urban bicycle designed to save space when it is being transported or it is not in use.
18 of the Best Designs of All Time
Something unsurprising happens when you task two star designers to curate a catalog of their favorite objects: You end up with a collection of ridiculously well-designed products.
Packaging
Packaging is the technology of enclosing or protecting products for distribution, storage, sale, and use. Packaging also refers to the process of design, evaluation, and production of packages. Packa...
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New product development
In business and engineering, new product development (NPD) is the complete process of bringing a new product to market. New product development is described in the literature as the transformation of ...
Research and development
Research and development (R&D), also known in Europe as research and technical (or technological) development (RTD), is a general term for activities related to the enterprise of corporate or gove...
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Edible Food Packaging Made From Milk Proteins
Most foods at the grocery store come wrapped in plastic packaging. Not only does this create a lot of non-recyclable, non-biodegradable waste, but thin plastic films are not great at preventing spoila...
Service product management
Service Product Management deals with managing a service product across its complete life cycle. This organizational function is equally common between Business-to-business as well as Business-to-con...
Pens filled with high-tech inks for DIY sensors
A new simple tool developed by nanoengineers at the Univ. of California, San Diego, is opening the door to an era when anyone will be able to build sensors, anywhere. The team developed high-tech bio-...
2BOT Physical Modeling Technologies
2BOT physical Modeling Technologies is a privately held company headquartered in Redmond, WA that develops, manufactures, and distributes 3D model making hardware and software. In June 2010, 2BOT laun...
Mature technology
A mature technology is a technology that has been in use for long enough that most of its initial faults and inherent problems have been removed or reduced by further development. In some contexts, it...
Computer-integrated manufacturing
Computer-integrated manufacturing (CIM) is the manufacturing approach of using computers to control the entire production process. This integration allows individual processes to exchange information ...
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Diffusion of innovations
Diffusion of innovations is a theory that seeks to explain how, why, and at what rate new ideas and technology spread through cultures. Everett Rogers, a professor of communication studies, popularize...
Diffusion of innovations - Wikipedia
Coolanol
Coolanol is a trade name for a series of silicate ester industrial coolants. It is manufactured by Exxon Mobil Corporation.The product meets many MIL-SPEC requirements, but is also available on the c...
Factor analysis
Factor analysis is a statistical method used to describe variability among observed, correlated variables in terms of a potentially lower number of unobserved variables called factors. For example, it...
Freeform surface modelling
Freeform surface modelling is a technique for engineering Freeform Surfaces with a CAD or CAID system.The technology has encompassed two main fields. Either creating aesthetic (class A surfaces) that ...
Freeform surface modelling - Wikipedia
Collaborative product development
Collaborative product development (collaborative product design) (CPD) is a business strategy, work process and collection of software applications that facilitates different organizations to work to...
Collaborative product development - Wikipedia
Requirements management
Requirements management is the process of documenting, analyzing, tracing, prioritizing and agreeing on requirements and then controlling change and communicating to relevant stakeholders. It is a con...
Cimatron
Cimatron Group is an Israeli software company that produces CAD/CAM software, for manufacturing, toolmaking and CNC programming applications.The company is listed on the Nasdaq under the symbol CIMT. ...
Visual brand language
Visual brand language is the unique "alphabet" of design elements – such as shape, color, materials, finish, typography and composition – which directly and subliminally communicate a company's values...
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List of emerging technologies
This is a list of currently emerging technologies, which contains some of the most prominent ongoing developments, advances, and innovations in various fields of modern technology. Emerging technologi...
Ground support equipment
Ground Support Equipment (GSE) is the support equipment found at an airport, usually on the ramp, the servicing area by the terminal. This equipment is used to service the aircraft between flights. As...
Ground support equipment - Wikipedia
Planned obsolescence
Planned obsolescence or built-in obsolescence in industrial design is a policy of planning or designing a product with an artificially limited useful life, so it will become obsolete, that is, unfashi...
Gap analysis
In the management literature, gap analysis is the comparison of actual performance with potential or desired performance. If a company or organization does not make the best use of current resources, ...