Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
  • Like
Tod kurt
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×

Now you can save presentations on your phone or tablet

Available for both IPhone and Android

Text the download link to your phone

Standard text messaging rates apply
Published

 

Published in Technology , Business
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
    Be the first to like this
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
213
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
2

Actions

Shares
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
0

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Hardware: The New Open Source Driving InnovationTod Kurt @todbotCo-founderThingM
  • 2. Fast Product Design with OSHW Tod E. Kurt, ThingM Hardware Innovation Workshop 16 May 2012, Xerox PARC
  • 3. Who Am I?
  • 4. Who Am I?
  • 5. How is Open Source Useful forHardware Development? free exchange of ideasleverage the cleverness of others
  • 6. But Mostly... you save timeAnd, you get to work with others And, it’s fun
  • 7. Hardware Design Process• Ideation / Product Design• Hardware design / Schematic & Layout• Product Visualization• Firmware & Software
  • 8. Example Product: blink(1)
  • 9. IdeationLook to similar devices for inspiration
  • 10. Schematic & Board LayoutExplore different chips, different layouts Choose one, or all, to get PCB fabbed
  • 11. VisualizationSketchUp + EagleUp
  • 12. VisualizationSketchUp + CAD import
  • 13. Visualization & Usability 3D printouts w/ Makerbot
  • 14. Software & Firmware blink(1)USB pipeline not your problem
  • 15. FirmwareOpen devtools for many chipsets Atmel AVR: Arduino & AVR-GCC TI MSP430: MSPGCC Microchip PIC: SDCC
  • 16. USB stacksOpen USB stacks are growing too: V-USB (AVR/sw) LUFA (AVR/hw) 16FUSB (PIC/sw) Dangerous Prototypes (PIC/hw)
  • 17. Application APIsSome open & cross platform toolkits: Processing / Java WxWidgets GCC HTML5 / Node.js But better to go native
  • 18. What’s Difficult Still?“Last mile” to screen & keyboard Atoms (enclosures, etc)
  • 19. The UpsideIdea to functional prototype in 2 weeks Multiple design studies on multiple chip architecturesManufactureable in a month
  • 20. Giving Back Publish! your company blog Get the makers on your sideThey’re early adopters, recommenders
  • 21. Thank You@thingm / @todbothttp://thingm.com/http://todbot.com/blog/