Awesome engineer and Adafruit BFF Amanda ‘w0z’ Wozniak gave this great presentation at the 2011 Open Hardware Summit. In the talk, she discusses the design process as a critical subject of project documentation. You can check out the slideshow PDF here. It’s annotated with a transcript of the talk — look for the speech bubble in the upper left-hand corner. W0z is a staff Electrical Engineer at Wyss Institute and formerly an applications Engineer at Analog Devices.
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