Lateral Innovation

Lateral Thinking With Withered TechnologyThis article is part of a three-chapter Enterprise Design guidelines — start reading here.Disruptive Innovation via Old Technology [1.]Nintendo has a product-development philosophy called “Lateral Thinking with Withered Technology.” It led to the Game Boy, the 20th century’s most successful game console. Basically, you can innovate with old and cheap technologies instead of obsessing over the cutting edge.
[2.] Lateral Thinking With Withered Technology

Lateral innovation is a principle that Designers might found counterintuitive or blocking creativity and innovation. In enterprise systems, it is often the other way around — the best inventions happen from lateral innovation and smart integrations to the level

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