Posts in “Product Design / Industrial Design”

The death of the tablet market?! – continued

Posted on 22/10/2014 by Chadanuch Pomankul

Five months ago I posted about the “death of the tablet market”. And it seems it happens sooner than we thought. Apple announced its quarterly earnings last week. iPhone sales figures weren’t surprising – they sell like hot cakes. What…
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The smart soap dish – on Kickstarter

Posted on 29/09/2014 by Chadanuch Pomankul

A few weeks ago we posted about a new smart soap dish invented by Keith. But it’s not “smart” in the sense of including tons of electronics and sending messages to your smartphone. The Soapdish is “smart” as it’s a…
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Thinner, thinner, thinner….

Posted on 26/09/2014 by Chadanuch Pomankul

Remember mobile phones back in the 1990s? There was a trend to make devices smaller and smaller. Until the smartphone arrived with Apple’s iPhone 2007 and we figured out that we can actually do more stuff on a phone. That stopped…
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Creative Destruction

Posted on 15/09/2014 by Chadanuch Pomankul

The Austrian economist Joseph Schumpeter coined the phrase “creative destruction”. By that he means that new products and ideas will inevitably destroy old products and business concepts. Just look back 100 years. Witness the advent of the car. Millions of…
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Creative Desctruction

Has Apple re-invented the Watch?

Posted on 10/09/2014 by Chadanuch Pomankul

Apple just introduced it’s newest product – the Apple Watch. At DETEKT we’ve seen many wearable devices over the last few years and even more ideas for wearable devices. As to the smartwatches that came to market so far: We…
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