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Week 24: Adrian McEwen joins us as CTO

I’m really excited to announce that Adrian McEwen, a thought leader in the internet of things and a long term collaborator is joining Good Night Lamp as Chief Technology Officer. Adrian McEwen has been connecting devices to the Internet since the mid-90s.  After starting with cash registers he joined startup STNC who built the first

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Week 20: New advisor

I’m really enchanted to announce that Dr Laura James has accepted to be an advisor for Good Night Lamp. Her experience as an engineer, technologist and manager is absolutely amazing. Her experience as CTO in the early days of Alert Me means that she has years of experience of working in a technology/consumer start-up. I

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Week 19: Trademarking & wireframes

When working on an “internet of things” project there are a lot of moving parts: the product, the software, the online interaction. One thing I’ve been thinking about is how people might interact with GNL when they are away from home, and also how they might want to manage their lamps “out there”. Imagine you’ve

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Week 5: Workshopping & the funding game.

This week was brilliant from a product development point of view. On Tuesday, I got John, Michael Margolis (who is author of the Arduino Cookbook), Christopher Pett (who runs a wonderful consultancy helping product designers bring their ideas to market) and Adrian McEwen (father of the lovely Bubblino) together in a room to workshop next