- How do smart meters hook up to electrical circuitry in a home?
- Will an Arduino-based solution have a problem with interacting with such a large voltage?
- How will the user change preferences and settings on the device?
- What components are necessary for user to interact with monitor?
- How much information should be shown on the monitor's screen?
- What is the device's optimal size in order to facilitate user interaction well?
- Research possible patent issues
- Determine minimal viable product scope
- Plan the API endpoints
- Architect database schema
- Set up temporary hosted server
- Wireframe user interface
- Outline possible, future use cases to determine marketability.