Mass Device and Medical Design & Outsourcing podcasts:

These are podcasts with Kablooe President, Tom KraMer as a guest speaker on various innovation topics.


Kablooe U™ Training Webinars

Learn here. Visuals and audio for design and development training on all things innovative.


Design and Development Educational Topics

Creativity, innovation, development process, engineering and design. All discussed here.

Hide and seek

Hiding in Plain Sight

You’ve seen the ads and heard the pitches. Use this drug, and the aggravating issue you are struggling will be relieved. There is a downside. There could be side effects. Problems. Issues. New things you might struggle with. How do we know this? We tested a statistically significant group of people... willing subjects with their consent for a little cash in their pocket, and discovered that a certain percentage of them suffered from these “side effects” after using the drug.

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The Most Important Thing for Getting Your Medical Device Adopted

All too often however, medical device developers become so enthralled with their technology that they forget to think about the most important thing that leads to device adoption.

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Use an Innovation Process That Creates Products that Succeed

There are a lot of ways to develop things, and lots of processes to use. However, 90% of all product development efforts fail. Why?

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How to Lose Money with Innovation Failure

Innovative technology without this main ingredient will fail every time. And failure is not cheap.

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The Problem with Problem Solving

Problem solving is at the heart of innovation. As product developers, inventors, and engineers our human tendency is to chase what appear to be exciting ideas. However, business dictates that we minimize idea-chasing and maximize real-world problem solving.

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How to Jump Start Your New Product Development Project

I have had the privilege of working with literally thousands of entrepreneurs and startup companies over the 26 years that I have been doing product design and development. One of things I have seen as a consistent indicator of a successful finish is the quality of the start.

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Wearable Technology and Bananas: 4 Things to Consider for Successful Design

The wearable market is booming. It’s not new. Maybe it just seems more cool now than it used to be.

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healthcare wearable design

4 Key Insights for Designing Healthcare Wearables

It’s estimated that $34 billion in wearable devices will be sold in 2020. It’s not new, it’s just much more cool now than it used to be.

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What Hospitals & Insurers Want From Medical Device Development Teams

To be competitive, it is absolutely critical for medical device design teams to have a deep understanding of how our devices get purchased.

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5 Critical Steps to Design for Reimbursement

Coming up with a novel idea for a medical device is easy. Creating a medical device company is hard.

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