Scott Austin, on Jan 3, 2015 1:29:00 AM
Here's a great video by the insightful and funny Garth Braithwaite. He talks about how open can work in the world of (UI/web) designers. Many of his points are applicable for the world of product design.
One of the key missions of Obrary is to build an open source community around product design. By looking at the open source community for software, we are inspired by what skilled people can create when collaborating from around the world through the internet. As such, we are making the source code, the CAD files, available freely to everyone. That way, everyone can understand the nuances of the design, learn from the original and iterate on it if desired. Iteration can happen for a number of different reasons including:
My name is Alex, and I was a product design intern at ProductGraph for this summer. Now that my summer is reaching its end, I’d like to take some time to reflect on my experience here.
Here at ProductGraph, we are always inspired by Elon Musk. He has a vision and bets it all to make it happen. But this news takes it to a whole new level.