Can Product Managers Bring A Product Back From The Dead?

The Accidental Product Manager

A Brief History Lesson On Wireless Data. Can we talk about wireless data? However, as we collectively started using more and more data, the wireless carriers cried foul. AT&T was the first to move away from offering unlimited plans and instead limit their customers to a fixed amount of wireless data every month. A lot has changed in the market since unlimited wireless plans went away. Once a product has been killed off, it’s gone. Right?

Bar Code Scanner Product Managers Find A Way To Grow Their Market

The Accidental Product Manager

Product Amazon AT&T bar code scanner carpel tunnel syndrome data caps Direct TV occupational injury repetitive motion injury shipping Sprint T-Mobile U-Verse unlimited wireless data Verizon warehouse wireless data planCaption: Bar code scanners have been around for a while, how do you grow your market? Image Credit: Unitech. Product managers for bar code scanners have it pretty good these days.

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My Home Office

Sachin Rekhi

I love having the wireless Magic Keyboard because it allows me to move it wherever I like around my desk without any chance of snagging a cable. I was originally planning on getting the Logitech MX Master 2S Wireless Mouse as it's been a favorite amongst professionals. They recently came out with a wireless version that I'll likely upgrade to at some point. Ubio Labs 10W Qi Wireless Charging Pad. But any such wireless charger will do.

Our CEO’s Take on Making Data More Accessible for Product Teams

Indicative

Jeremy’s first job out of college was as an intern at a new startup building wireless ASPs. During a recent digital Fireside Chat, Indicative CEO Jeremy Levy talked with Product School CEO Carlos Gonzalez de Villaumbrosia about: The career journey that led him to start Indicative.

Confused Buyers Don’t Buy—Or Do They?

Pragmatic Marketing

Wireless providers intentionally make their pricing confusing to keep us from easily comparing plans. Another reason wireless companies get away with it is we (okay, I) have to have wireless plans now. An important rule I teach in the Price course is that confused buyers don’t buy. If you have a complex price list, then this is your buyer’s experience. He has a 30-minute break betwee n meetings and picks up your price list to figure out what the company needs.

What is Digital Product Management?

280 Group

Each takes an existing product, commoditized long ago, and adds substantial value for providing safety and comfort via wireless connectivity and cloud-based subscription services. Indeed: What is Digital Product Management? That’s a question that thousands of Google searches are launched each day to ascertain – a search which returns more than 2.5 billion results in half a second.

10 Innovative Health Apps to Inspire Healthcare Product Managers

The Product Coalition

The app also connects with Qardio’s wireless smart scale for BMI & body composition tracking! Have you ever considered what our healthcare systems and treatments might look like in 2065?

TEI 314: How to make your ideas thrive instead of die – with Shankar Achanta

Product Innovation Educators

We had a couple of challenges with our sensors for power lines: They communicate wirelessly, so they need to have a line of sight between the transmitter and receiver, and they need to last for 20+ years. Insights for product managers from an R&D Engineering Director.

Will the Motorola Hint Catch On? [POLL]

UserTesting

Motorola’s new wireless earbud, Hint , will make its debut this fall. The Hint is a tiny, Bluetooth-enabled earbud that allows users to perform voice searches, get directions, listen to text messages, interact with apps, and, of course, take phone … The post Will the Motorola Hint Catch On? POLL] appeared first on UserTesting Blog. Product

Will the Motorola Hint Catch On? [POLL]

UserTesting

Motorola’s new wireless earbud, Hint , will make its debut this fall. The Hint is a tiny, Bluetooth-enabled earbud that allows users to perform voice searches, get directions, listen to text messages, interact with apps, and, of course, take phone … The post Will the Motorola Hint Catch On? POLL] appeared first on UserTesting Blog. Product

The Evolution of the Tech Consumer

Centercode

Before smartphones, wireless internet, and connected products became the norm in American households, interest in buying and using these products was a lot more niche. Technology isn’t the only thing that’s rapidly evolved in the past 25 years.

3 Vitals for Creating High-Impact Wearables and Health Trackers

Centercode

Consumers rely on wearables like smartwatches, wireless earbuds, and connected fitness products to enhance a wide range of daily activities, from measuring vitals for both proactive and reactive health care to improving their overall quality of life.

Product Management in 2020: New Year, New… Products?

280 Group

Human Augmentation today can be seen with wireless headsets and wearables, but promises to someday restore vision or hearing, enable more effective prosthetics, and even provide super-human strength with exoskeletons. Happy New Year everyone! Hopefully, you’re rested and ready to tackle the opportunities and challenges you’ll be facing in 2020. In this article, we’re going to give you at least six ideas that we hope will help.

In-Lab Testing 101: A User Researcher’s Guide

Userzoom

Take this wireless mouse as an example, the Magic Mouse 2. Having a charging cable eliminates the need to replace batteries in a wireless mouse, however, the location of the lightning port renders it useless while charging. So much more than creating Frankenstein’s monster!

IoT failures and trust in technology

CONTACT Software

In addition to the choice of the control electronics or the wireless standard, this also includes questions as to whether an IoT solution should be operated in a cloud. At the beginning of April this year I attended the building IoT in Cologne. At the conference, which was organized by heise developer, iX and d.punkt publishing house, everything revolved around applications for the Internet of Things (IoT) and Industry 4.0 in lectures and an exhibition.

IoT failures and the trust in technology

CONTACT Software

In addition to the choice of the control electronics or the wireless standard, this also includes questions as to whether an IoT solution should be operated in a cloud. At the beginning of April this year I was at the building IoT in Cologne. At the conference, which was organized by heise developer, iX and d.punkt publishing house, everything revolved around applications for the Internet of Things (IoT) and Industry 4.0 in lectures and an exhibition.

Women in Product Management: Marie-Pierre Belanger, VP Digital Solutions Product Management at Pitney Bowes

280 Group

Along the way, I moved from the traditional field of fiber optics and wireless microwave radio networks to software. For our next installment of the Women in Product Management Series I interviewed Marie-Pierre Belanger, VP Digital Solutions Product Management at Pitney Bowes. To read the entire series on Women in Product Management make sure to sign up for our newsletter. Don’t be afraid to take a risk to go in to Product Management.

Sprint Product Managers Try To Take On AT&T And Verizon

The Accidental Product Manager

Being a product manager who works in the highly competitive wireless market has got to be a struggle every day. The battles between the large wireless carriers in the U.S. As each of these companies has come to realize that the future of the company depends on their success in the wireless space, they have intensified their push to get more customers. wireless market, each of the major players has had to change its strategy.

Reasons Why the Internet of Things Needs Artificial Intelligence

The Product Coalition

They are equipped with advanced computing, global navigation satellite system and wireless communication for better coordination along the set routes. For all these systems to work effortlessly, a wireless communication network that is ultra-fast is a minimal requirement. IoT devices are unlike the usual sets of computers and smartphones. They have been game-changers in the digital world because of the way they can streamline operations across industry verticals.

Connecting Customers to Office Tech in the WFH Era

Centercode

In step with the rapid, unprecedented shift from the office to the home office, the demand for technology like routers, wireless printers, webcams, headsets, and portable hard drives has hit the makers of these products like a tidal wave.

Finding Product Culture Fit

Sachin Rekhi

By sweating every detail of the experience, Apple has proven it's ability to enter existing markets, like MP3 players, smart phones, smart watches, and wireless headphones, and blow up the sheer size of that market by bringing a broadly accessible solution to the world. Product managers most often reach out to me for advice when they are in the midst of contemplating their next role.

Barry O’Reilly: Learning to Unlearn

Mind the Product

We launched a game called Wireless Pets which went on to be the biggest WAP game in Europe. #mtpcon Singapore speaker Barry O’Reilly has made it his business to get business leaders to unlearn what they know, and he’ll be taking to the stage in Singapore next month to explain more about how and why leaders need to unlearn past success to succeed in the future.

When is “Agile Scaling” the Answer?

Johanna Rothman

We implemented wireless, broadcast, the equivalent of webinars, all kinds of stuff. At the Influential Agile Leader workshop earlier this year, I led a session about scaling and how you might think about it. I introduced the topic and explained that “scaling” might not be the answer.

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Problem Solving: Deconstruction Methodologies

The Product Coalition

The act of exercising for Shireen meant that she had to: - Wake up in the morning early - Decide upon the Gym clothes - Get dressed up - Check if her headphone is charged - Pick up her wireless earphones - Wait for the lift?—?The

How wearable design can directly affect our health

Michael J. Fordham

These apps will track who you come into close contact with by exchanging anonymous, unique IDs wirelessly to each other’s devices. Jason hadn’t been feeling right for a few weeks. He hadn’t thought much of it. That was until he put on his Apple Watch. “It It said that I was in aFib”.

4 Development Pitfalls to Avoid with an Agile Growth Strategy

Mixpanel on Data

He and his team have worked with brands such as Walmart, HBO, Verizon Wireless, Climate Corp, SoulCycle, Glamsquad, and others who are looking to modernize their approach to building a loyal, profitable, mobile audience. Al Harnisch is the Vice President of Growth at Prolific Interactive. Throughout his career, Al has focused on helping companies develop and execute digital strategies to grow their business and stay ahead of the curve.

Product Life Cycle ? Best Examples

The Basics of Product Management

AirPods – Wireless earphones have been around for a few years. The product life cycle (PLC) is the series of steps through which every product goes. Product life cycle stages- Introduction, Growth, Maturity and Decline. As a Product Manager, this is what you constantly need to think about. Check out the list of top 9 product management courses. The lifecycle of your product is all you should ever care about.

Product Life Cycle Ultimate Guide

The Basics of Product Management

AirPods – Wireless earphones have been around for a few years. The product life cycle (PLC) is the series of steps through which every product goes. Product life cycle stages- Introduction, Growth, Maturity and Decline. As a Product Manager, this is what you constantly need to think about. Check out the list of top 9 product management courses. The lifecycle of your product is all you should ever care about.

Do Product Managers Need To Be Technical?

Under 10 Consulting

Some bright folks—product managers and designers—walked through the various scenarios for wireless car keys—the key fob used to start today’s cars. How technical do product managers need to be? . Technical enough. Many product managers don’t have adequate technical background to understand the questions or to give practical answers. For example, a product manager demanded a specific capability from the team.

Apple’s new AirBag–and other innovation insights for product managers Sep 30, 2016 - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Apparently comedian Conan found Apple’s patented paper bag a little underwhelming, so he created a spoof – the fully wireless connected AirBag. Each week I scour articles, wading through the dogs, and bringing you the best insights to help product managers and innovators be heroes. Just for fun – Conan, the product manager, introduces the Apple “AirBag” – innovation no one needs.

Get your server setup spot-on with star topology

Cacoo

In terms of cables, star topologies are sometimes implemented with Ethernet/cabled structures, wireless routers, and other components. When setting up a network, one of the first decisions made is what kind of ‘topology’ to use. A network topology dictates how different sender and receiver nodes will communicate with each other.

3 Practices for Building Strong Presentations

The Product Coalition

My bag of tricks I bring to all my demos (Kensington Wireless Presenter, USB-C to HDMI/USB-A/VGA/Ethernet, Lightning to VGA, Anker Powercore w/ USB-C, Small Power Strip) Play out all the scenarios in your head: What if the WiFi network at a venue gets overloaded? A Product Demo Field Guide There’s a few components to a product demo. The content of the presentation itself. The nuts-and-bolts logistics of how you’ll physically present your content.

The Top 10 Metrics a Citrix Administrator Must Monitor in Their Environment

eG Innovations

Even if a user sits too far away from their router when using wireless, or their wireless network adapter is experiencing issues, latency can be the undesirable result. Citrix application and desktop virtualization technologies are widely used by organizations that are embarking on digital transformation initiatives. The success of these initiatives is closely tied to ensuring a great user experience for end users as they access their virtual apps and desktops.

The Effective Implementations Of IoT Systems That Boost Productivity

The Product Coalition

To begin, an Internet of Things system consists of devices/sensors which communicate to the cloud or a system using wireless technology. [link] Internet of Things for workplace effectiveness and the idea of smart homes are all concepts that have been gaining a lot of traction in recent years in the private, public and corporate worlds since it enjoys fair media publicity in the late part of last century. This is because IoT offers some interesting applications to everybody.

How to Avoid Costly Surprises in Connected Product Design

Mind the Product

For example, we once worked on an outdoor wireless system which needed to operate from sea level to 18,000 feet at temperatures of 55C without a fan. When designing connected hardware products, there are many ways in which a project can go sideways and end up way over budget before the product is completed or in a manufacturable state.

How Soft Skills Can Save a Business

The Product Coalition

For a little over ten years, Nokia was the industry juggernaut in the wireless industry. People often cringe at the mere mention of the term soft skills. This is because far too often the importance of these traits are thrown to the wayside and perceived as non-quantifiable characteristics that are useless in driving results. The truth about soft skills is that they can be the make-or-break factor for a business.

7 Myths of Citrix Performance Monitoring

eG Innovations

A user could connect through a spotty wireless network and could complain that Citrix is slow! Performance monitoring is critical for ensuring that the Citrix digital workspace experience of users is good. Read this blog to learn 7 common myths about. Citrix performance monitoring.

5 UX Best Practices For Successful Self-tracking Apps

UX Studio

The movement’s lead figure Gary Wolf described quantified self as “self-knowledge through self-tracking with technology” Wearable sensor technologies and wireless communication with our devices let us turn almost everything we do into data. Who are we? Probably, that is the question that brought about self-tracking apps. You can get data on how many steps you took, how long you slept, etc. So, self-tracking is real. But how to make a successful self-tracking app with good UX?

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Overcoming ‘Innovator’s Block’: Designing Products with Metaphors

ProductCraft

Most recently he headed up engineering and product for Vivints wireless internet offering. Skip to content. ProductCraft by Pendo. Subscribe. Best Practices. Perspectives. Profiles. Debates. Podcast. ProductStack. Perspectives. Overcoming ‘Innovator’s Block’: Designing Products with Metaphors. By Mike Storrs – Aug. 7, 2018. Share Post: One of the toughest issues facing product managers and designers is the ability to consistently create unique solutions to existing problems.

How to learn from churn – designing good user offboarding

Inside Intercom

Maybe you’ve had a similar experience trying to exit your contract with your cable television or wireless carrier provider. We’ve all signed up for a product only to realize a few months later that it didn’t quite fit our needs. Think about that gym membership you bought in January you’re still paying for even though the last time you went to the gym was in early February. We remember how easy it was to sign up for the one week free trial on the gym’s website.