SPOT named “ALL-TIME 100 Gadgets”

SPOT named “ALL-TIME 100 Gadgets”

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TIME selected SPOT Personal Tracker as one of the 100 greatest and most influential gadgets from 1923 to the present.  HS Design collaborated with GlobalStar and Axxon Technologies to bring SPOT to the market as a personal GPS and satellite device that sends call messages with the push of a button.  The minimal interface consists of four alert functions: (1) 911 (life-threatening); (2) Help (non-life threatening); (3) Check-in (message to predefine contacts); and (4) Progress Tracking (saved to Google Maps).

Read more: http://www.time.com/time/specials/packages/0,28757,2023689,00.html #ixzz168xms0fj

HSD presenting at BIOMEDevice in San Jose

HSD presenting at BIOMEDevice in San Jose

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HSD is presenting with Sparton Medical Systems at the BIOMEDDevice conference in San Jose, CA.  Find us at Booth #1021 Wednesday, November 10 and Thursday, November 11.

To learn more about the exposition:

http://www.canontradeshows.com/expo/biomed10/

HSD Collaborates to Design Integrated Mask

HSD Collaborates to Design Integrated Mask

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HS Design, Inc. participated in the design and development of the Chemical Biological Protective Integrated System Mask (CB-PRISM) for the Future Chemical Biological Ensemble and Ground Soldier System (FCBE-GSS).  The collaborative effort joined Edgewood Chemical and Biological Center (ECBC), Natick Soldier Research, Development, and Engineering Center (NSRDEC), as well as HS Design’s research, engineering and industrial design teams.

Tor Alden judges Innovations 2011 Design and Engineering Awards

Tor Alden judges Innovations 2011 Design and Engineering Awards

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Tor Alden of HS Design, Inc. was recently selected to serve as a judge for the Innovations 2011 Design and Engineering Awards.  Tor has been selected to serve as an Innovation Awards and the Best of Innovation Honorees judge for the past three years.  The Innovations Design and Engineering Awards program recognizes the most innovative consumer electronics (CE) products in the industry’s hottest product categories.  Innovations has become a hallmark for the best designed products in consumer technology.  Tor is excited to share his expertise in both the consumer electronics and consumer medical design sections.