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Wannabe Geek


Topic # 57455 14-Feb-2010 11:53
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Hello,
I am currently working on a project for 'Hard Materials Product Design'. As part of the research component, I need to be able to consult with 'stakeholders' from my target market to help design my product around their needs.

The design: So far my design idea consists of a computer desk thats integrates a lot of the human interface connections and minimises messy cables. It has built in multi-plug mains adaptors with switching to allow you to easily turn devices such as printers and monitors off individually to save power. A built in usb hub and audio jacks with internal cabling and potentially a built in bluetooth dongle. A light to illuminate the keyboard in the dark. The finer points will be decided by you.

Who do I need? I am lookin for four or so people who fall between 18-40 years old who use lots of or some peripherals (webcams etc.) to consult throughtout the year with my ideas and designs and to give input from my target market (you). Unfortunately I can't pay you and those who choose to participate should do it out of interests sake. Depending on how the project goes, if you are willing to pay the cost price of materials, I may be able to make you a custom version of the final product as payment.

To show your interest, please reply to this thread or PM me.

Cheers,
David Browne


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  Reply # 298862 14-Feb-2010 15:11
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Would the feedback meetings be in person, on the phone or just over email??



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  Reply # 298877 14-Feb-2010 16:15
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Most likely via email unless you are local to me

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  Reply # 298879 14-Feb-2010 16:24
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where is local to you?
sounds like it could be a good project.



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  Reply # 298880 14-Feb-2010 16:31
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I go to school at Takapuna Grammar School on the North Shore (Auckland)

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  Reply # 298955 14-Feb-2010 23:17
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Johnk: sounds like it could be a good project.


Agreed. I'm happy to be in.  I'll flick you a PM shortly.



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  Reply # 298965 15-Feb-2010 07:50
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Thanks guys I will get back to both of you later in the week probably



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  Reply # 299395 16-Feb-2010 07:52
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BUMP. looking for one more person who is interested, preferably in their 30's

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  Reply # 299417 16-Feb-2010 09:40
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Hi,

I am 25 but I would be interested.

Guillaume



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  Reply # 300509 20-Feb-2010 13:04
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Hi, sorry for the delay, have had a busy week. I am currently sending out a quick questionaire just to get an idea of who you are. If you want to be part of this, please make sure I have your email address.

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