Innovation Workshop Series at the Haas School of Business

As the best innovators know, a tight collaboration between business and design is critical to successful innovation. For years, Smart’s…

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Smart Salon on Microinteractions at Wayra UK

Recently, we hosted a Smart Salon on Microinteractions and Why They Matter at the offices of Wayra UK in London.... Read more

WATCH: Rethinking the TV experience

Connected TV may be the next big thing in media and advertising, but why has it taken so long to... Read more


Smart Salon Recap: The Age of Connected Devices

Recently, Smart Design’s New York studio held a Smart Salon event focused on the timely and compelling topic of connected... Read more


Do People Really Want Smarter Toothbrushes?

Recently, Procter & Gamble’s Oral-B announced the release of its first ever web-enabled toothbrush. Setting a new standard for dental... Read more


The UX of Commercial Drones

Technology asks, “Can it be done?” Design asks, “Should it be done, and how?” I’ve thought about these questions frequently... Read more


Should Your Product Connect To The Internet Of Things?

Should Your Product Connect To The Internet Of Things? Three essential questions to ask before you connect your "dumb" product to the cloud. Read more


So You Want to Build an Internet of Things Business

Earlier this month, Google made headlines by acquiring Nest Labs, the connected home startup, for $3.2 billion in cash. Although... Read more


Smart Salon: The Agony and Ecstasy of Connected Devices

More and more everyday objects – from automobiles to refrigerators and thermostats – are gaining the ability to communicate via... Read more


In home healthcare it’s people, not products that count

Healthcare is not about the products that companies create – it is about the ultimate effect the product or service... Read more