Current Trends in Industrial Design

Current Trends in Industrial Design

Industrial design is a field that is constantly evolving, with new technologies and design trends emerging all the time. Here at SurfaceID in Montreal, we are acutely aware of how important it is to keep pace with this ever-changing market. In recent years, the...
The cost of industrial design

The cost of industrial design

Well, the most correct but annoying answer is: it depends! There is no fixed price for hiring a design firm. It mostly depends on the scope of the project. What are we defining? Industrial design is a profession that focuses on the form, function, and—of course—the...
Virtual Reality and Industrial Design

Virtual Reality and Industrial Design

Industrial design is about imagination, conception and ultimately, sharing a vision with the rest of the world. To convince someone that a concept is worth pursuing, what if they could interact with it at the earliest stages? Ever since the release of the first HTC...
Understanding CAID (computer-aided industrial design)

Understanding CAID (computer-aided industrial design)

What is computer-aided industrial design? Computer-aided industrial design (CAID) is simply the use of computerized software in the industrial design process. As opposed to traditional manual drafting, CAID is an automated process that greatly increases the efficiency...
5 Brainstorming Tips For a Productive Session

5 Brainstorming Tips For a Productive Session

Every Friday at SurfaceID, we gather around the white board and let our imaginations run free. Brainstorming weekly is always a great way to get a fresh prospective on challenges we’re resolving. Here are a few brainstorming techniques we’ve adopted that have proven...