I just spotted this on my travels

I just spotted this on my travels through the web and it made me smile. I can totally relate to what Mr Wilde meant.
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IfOnly Competition Success

Recently I entered one of Version 22’s current projects into the National “If Only" product design competition and was very surprised and honoured to be awarded first place at the UX User Experience Conference! The funding I got will help…
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What's the best way to protect your idea?

Last time we covered patents, how they can be useful and why you should consider getting one to protect your idea. Before you dive straight in with the patenting process however you should first consider if a patent really is the best thing…
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Patents

Let’s play a word association game. Me: “Patents.” You: “Inventions.” Me: “Patent attorneys.” You: “Expensive.” Me: “Patent infringement.” You: “VERY expensive.” Me: “Patent trolls.” You: “Everywhere.” Of…
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Prototyping

Once an idea is starting to take shape on paper and you’re beginning to figure out all the little details, it’s time to start making prototypes. For some people the word “prototype” might conjure up images of a crazy, white-haired scientist…
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Time to get drawing

Now you have reached the fun part, well the first of many fun parts anyway. You have an idea that hasn’t been done before but is something that almost certainly should have been done before. It’s time now to give this idea some meat by…
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Who wants your product anyway?

So you’ve got an idea and you’re pretty sure that it’s never been done before, exciting feeling isn’t it? Try not to get too carried away just yet though as the next thing to do is measure market demand, or in layman’s terms find…
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Has someone beat you to it?

  So you’ve got an idea, naturally you’re excited about it and want to get started with product development and maybe even making some money! But hold on a second, who’s to say someone hasn’t got there first? Or even worse…
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Who has ideas and why are they important for business?

Ideas are at the start of every product story, whether they arrive through a stroke of genius in the shower or glow from a light bulb above your head on the way to work. They may come at you fully formed or start as a bud of an idea that grows…
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Introducing the Version 22 Blog

Any guesses what the picture above is of? As only a small part is shown in this picture perhaps not, but this is in fact the first prototype ever made of a product we are developing right now. Why is prototyping important? Prototyping is…