Monthly Archives: June 2012

Patents and Prototypes – Join The Community

We started Patents and Prototypes with the intention of creating a community of Entrepreneurs, Inventors and Startup Teams who love to build product and work passionately towards their dreams. When we launched the live show all about patents and prototypes … Continue reading

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July 10th Live Show Featuring Marcy McKenna

If you joined us on our June live webshow, you might have laughed or cried when we had a catastrophic melt down of our technology which rendered us helpless when we tried to bring in our featured inventor Marcy McKenna, … Continue reading

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Secrets To Manufacturing Overseas

Manufacturing overseas is tricky business and going into it blindly can be a costly mistake for inventors, entrepreneurs and startups. Taking your time to do some research, educating yourself and talking to the right people will start you down the … Continue reading

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DIY Prototyping Materials

Here is a list of Do It Yourself prototyping materials. First off, we would like to mention Inventables, it’s a site that has a ton of prototyping materials for the maker in you. Also McMaster offers all kinds of materials. … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding – What You Dont Know

It is an exciting time to be an entrepreneur and inventor with an idea for a product. Crowdfunding has opened new avenues to sell yourself as someone people want to invest in, validate your idea and get that product to … Continue reading

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Build It Right – Product Development Tips

Taking your product to market will test you in ways that you never imagined. The journey is amazing and it can be a roller coaster ride. Thankfully, if you are lucky and resourceful enough to find the right people to … Continue reading

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Have an idea for an invention – Where To Begin

It has probably happened to you several times over the course of your life, you have had that moment where you found yourself looking for a way to fix a problem or make a task easier and your creativity and … Continue reading

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5 Tips To A Great Patent

If you are new to the product development and the invention process, there is a good chance that you have considered protecting your idea by filing a patent(s). We’ve compiled a list of 5 great patent tips to help get … Continue reading

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