Cambridge Consultants Blogs

Corporate Blog

Having been involved in previous projects which required working with manufacturers, as well as being interested in taking my designs from concept to manufacture I jumped at the chance to be involved with a project selecting a manufacturer for a client. A couple of months ago I, as part of a team, visited a number […]

Consumer Products Blog

What do these have in common? Answer … achieving a better user experience (Ux) through intelligent design. Cambridge Consultants has recently won a prestigious Red Dot Design Award for its KiCoPen, a ‘smart’ insulin injector pen, and has also supported and mentored teams during a recent ‘hackathon’ for developing products to help manage chronic respiratory disorders such [...]

Medical Technology Blog

The investigation into the crash of Virgin Galactic’s prototype SpaceShipTwo reminds us of the designer’s responsibility to consider human factors when designing safety critical equipment. On October 31st 2014 Virgin Galactic’s prototype space plane – built by Scaled Composites – crashed during a test flight, causing the tragic death of co-pilot Michael Alsbury. On July [...]

Wireless Product Developments Blog

My personal link with M-PESA catches up with me every time I talk about it, especially when telling the story to an audience. Presenting a keynote at our Innovation Day event in Boston last week, it caught me again. I really should have learnt by now. I thought it would dissipate over time; but it [...]