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A Critical Look at the Product Development Industry

18 Nov · Steven Woolsens LastBasic COO


The product development industry focusing on hardware, IoT, and connected consumer devices has many relevant opportunities that the industry could ben...

How to become an inventor in 4 steps

5 Oct · Antonio Vizcaíno Jiménez


Thinking of developing a hardware prototype? Thinking of selling it to a company or run a crowdfunding campaign? Photo by ThisisEngineering RAEng on U...

Do you’ve an idea for a face mask? Do you want to earn $1M? Yes? Take part in the Next-Gen Mask Challenge!

22 Jul · The LastBasic Team


The XPRIZE Foundation Next-Gen Mask Challenge is a contest to create and innovate a new generation of personal protective masks (PPM) to stop spreadin...

The role of Hardware in Emerging Technologies

7 Jul · The LastBasic Team


Software prototyping is cheap. This is why every day we see a new service powered by AI, blockchain or IoT. [https://lastbasic.s3.eu-central-1.amazona...

The Democratization of Product Development: A World for the Brave.

2 Jun · The LastBasic Team


About 5.500 years ago in Mesopotamia, the wheel was invented by someone who definitely had a transportation problem. Other great inventions in history...

Prototyping: Expectations vs. Reality

13 May · The LastBasic Team


Why asking the right product questions early will lead you to a successful 1st hardware prototype. Prototyping is a step in the process of converting ...

Hardware inventions during COVID-19

20 Apr · The LastBasic Team


Back in 2008, during a significant economic downturn, hardware companies were severely impacted and took some time to recover. However, in the midst ...

4 BIG moves for developing your tech project.

19 Feb · The LastBasic Team


1. Ask the Question: Will people want this? Why would someone buy my product? That’s the first question to ask of any hardware project and will drive ...

Morphological Analysis.

5 Jun, 2019 · Daniel Llamas


Divergent phases — when facing the solution of an industrial design project — are funny. Brainstormings over there, sketches over here … if everything...

Scrum in Industrial Design?

26 Apr, 2019 · Daniel Llamas


I am starting a new serie of more technical posts which came after reading many books, entries and courses where I have learnt Scrum methodology, whic...