MFG 2.0 http://www.industryweek.com/blog/29234/feed Journey into the future of manufacturing: from next generation technologies, employees and customers to sustainable practices, products and profits. en Innovation Case Study: 3D Printing, Kickstarter, Snowboarding And Pavement http://www.industryweek.com/blog/innovation-case-study-3d-printing-kickstarter-snowboarding-and-pavement <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Here's how two makers came together to develop the world's first eSnowboard in just six months by employing a modified prototyping/iteration process using 3D printers as a key tool in the process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/mfg-20">MFG 2.0</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/innovation-case-study-3d-printing-kickstarter-snowboarding-and-pavement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/innovation-case-study-3d-printing-kickstarter-snowboarding-and-pavement#comments MFG 2.0 Fri, 15 Aug 2014 21:13:00 +0000 145811 at http://www.industryweek.com Introducing: 3D Printed "Thing Of The Week" (#3DTOTW) From Thingiverse http://www.industryweek.com/blog/introducing-3d-printed-thing-week-3dtotw-thingiverse <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Introducing a new weekly feature entitled "Thing of the Week" in which I will highlight one of the 3D CAD files available on the Thingiverse site. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/mfg-20">MFG 2.0</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/introducing-3d-printed-thing-week-3dtotw-thingiverse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/introducing-3d-printed-thing-week-3dtotw-thingiverse#comments Intellectual Property Research & Development MFG 2.0 Mon, 09 Jun 2014 22:33:00 +0000 120981 at http://www.industryweek.com Go Beyond The Hashtag - The ROI Of 'IRL' http://www.industryweek.com/blog/go-beyond-hashtag-roi-irl <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Despite my long-held belief in the power of online networking, there’s still no substitute for in real life (IRL) connections for learning and growth. Here's why.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/mfg-20">MFG 2.0</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/go-beyond-hashtag-roi-irl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/go-beyond-hashtag-roi-irl#comments Innovation Leadership Workforce MFG 2.0 Fri, 28 Feb 2014 17:09:00 +0000 112451 at http://www.industryweek.com Brand Hacking Meets Bombs And Chainsaws http://www.industryweek.com/blog/brand-hacking-meets-bombs-and-chainsaws <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Why is social media monitoring important for manufacturers? Because if you don't monitor the social/creative web, it could literally blow up your brand equity. And that goes for everyone from Tic Tacs to Oreos, and from Pampers to Fendi. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/mfg-20">MFG 2.0</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/brand-hacking-meets-bombs-and-chainsaws" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/brand-hacking-meets-bombs-and-chainsaws#comments Around the Web Intellectual Property MFG 2.0 Mon, 13 Jan 2014 14:37:00 +0000 107871 at http://www.industryweek.com Forget Google Glass, Here Comes iContacts http://www.industryweek.com/blog/forget-google-glass-here-comes-icontacts <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>A new product makes it possible to use eye tracking software to control a computer mouse hands-free. But will it work?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/mfg-20">MFG 2.0</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/forget-google-glass-here-comes-icontacts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/forget-google-glass-here-comes-icontacts#comments Digital Tools Innovation Technology MFG 2.0 Mon, 21 Oct 2013 14:17:00 +0000 99722 at http://www.industryweek.com Google Talks About Glass -- I Talk About Dogs http://www.industryweek.com/blog/google-talks-about-glass-i-talk-about-dogs <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Today's Brave New World moment: Google attempts to show what their Google Glass "heads up" smartphone/headset hybrid technology will look/feel like as a user experience. I then attempt to show how your family dog might be involved...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/mfg-20">MFG 2.0</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/google-talks-about-glass-i-talk-about-dogs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/google-talks-about-glass-i-talk-about-dogs#comments Innovation Technology MFG 2.0 Wed, 20 Feb 2013 21:09:00 +0000 57661 at http://www.industryweek.com Branding Lessons (Both Good & Bad) From P&G, Apple, Kelloggs, PepsiCo & More! http://www.industryweek.com/blog/branding-lessons-both-good-bad-pg-apple-kelloggs-pepsico-more <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Some "blast from the past" eye candy from some of the most famous manufacturers and products from yesterday and today. If you work in enterprise manufacturing, your company or competition is likely on this list -- and products you consume/use surely are.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/mfg-20">MFG 2.0</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/branding-lessons-both-good-bad-pg-apple-kelloggs-pepsico-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/branding-lessons-both-good-bad-pg-apple-kelloggs-pepsico-more#comments The IndustryWeek 1000 Innovation Leadership Technology MFG 2.0 Sat, 12 Jan 2013 22:48:00 +0000 53841 at http://www.industryweek.com New Year Resolution To "Get Smarter"? Here Are 1000+ Links To Help http://www.industryweek.com/blog/new-year-resolution-get-smarter-here-are-1000-links-help <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Looking to increase your skillset and knowledge in Computer Science and Technology, Finance and Economics, Science and Medicine, Mathematics, Social Sciences, Classics, Humanities and/or Law to make yourself more productive in 2013? Look no further than these 1000+ links. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/mfg-20">MFG 2.0</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/new-year-resolution-get-smarter-here-are-1000-links-help" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/new-year-resolution-get-smarter-here-are-1000-links-help#comments Change Management Competitiveness Intellectual Property Education / Training The IndustryWeek 1000 Emerging Technologies Engagement Information Technology Innovation Technology Workforce MFG 2.0 Thu, 10 Jan 2013 00:27:00 +0000 53361 at http://www.industryweek.com 11 Million iPhones Hacked. Was Yours One Of Them? http://www.industryweek.com/blog/11-million-iphones-hacked-was-yours-one-them <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Hacker group AntiSec has hacked 11 million iPhones. Is yours among them? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/mfg-20">MFG 2.0</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/11-million-iphones-hacked-was-yours-one-them" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/11-million-iphones-hacked-was-yours-one-them#comments Automation Intellectual Property Digital Tools Information Technology Systems Integration MFG 2.0 Wed, 05 Sep 2012 03:06:00 +0000 41791 at http://www.industryweek.com How Have NASA Spinoff Technologies Affected YOUR Industry? http://www.industryweek.com/blog/how-have-nasa-spinoff-technologies-affected-your-industry <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>A database of NASA Spinoff technologies holds a set of amazing research papers that demonstrate the application of technologies developed for NASA's programs in the military and consumer spheres. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/mfg-20">MFG 2.0</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/blog/how-have-nasa-spinoff-technologies-affected-your-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/blog/how-have-nasa-spinoff-technologies-affected-your-industry#comments Competitiveness Intellectual Property Process Improvement Emerging Technologies Product Development Research & Development Public Policy Strategic Planning & Execution MFG 2.0 Sat, 11 Aug 2012 23:39:00 +0000 38991 at http://www.industryweek.com