Prototype communication

The engineer thinks

a prototype is a conversation with yourself

– Paul Graham, Holding a Program in One’s Head, August 2007

…while the designer hopes

a prototype is a conversation between designers and engineers

Amit Pitaru, Eyeo Festival, June 2015


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Disrupt It Yourself

Technophiles have been hand-wringing a bit lately over the rise of Defense Distributed, who have successfully tested a (mostly) printed firearm. Here’s a representative reaction from my Twitter feed: Open Design and 3D printing is not... Continue →