What influences the speed of prototyping? An empirical investigation of twenty software startups

@inproceedings{Duc2017WhatIT,
  title={What influences the speed of prototyping? An empirical investigation of twenty software startups},
  author={Anh Nguyen Duc and Xiaofeng Wang and Pekka Abrahamsson},
  booktitle={XP},
  year={2017}
}
It is essential for startups to quickly experiment business ideas by building tangible prototypes and collecting user feedback on them. As prototyping is an inevitable part of learning for early stage software startups, how fast startups can learn depends on how fast they can prototype. Despite of the importance, there is a lack of research about prototyping in software startups. In this study, we aimed at understanding what are factors influencing different types of prototyping activities. We… CONTINUE READING