Beyond the Prototype: Understanding the Challenge of Scaling Hardware Device Production

@article{Khurana2020BeyondTP,
  title={Beyond the Prototype: Understanding the Challenge of Scaling Hardware Device Production},
  author={Rushil Khurana and Steve Hodges},
  journal={Proceedings of the 2020 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems},
  year={2020}
}
  • Rushil Khurana, Steve Hodges
  • Published 21 April 2020
  • Computer Science
  • Proceedings of the 2020 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
The hardware research and development communities have invested heavily in tools and materials that facilitate the design and prototyping of electronic devices. Numerous easy-to-access and easy-to-use tools have streamlined the prototyping of interactive and embedded devices for experts and led to a remarkable growth in non-expert builders. However, there has been little exploration of challenges associated with moving beyond a prototype and creating hundreds or thousands of exact replicas - a… 

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