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Minimum viable user experience: A framework for supporting product design in startups

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Minimum viable user experience : A framework for supporting product design in startups. / Hokkanen, Laura; Kuusinen, Kati; Väänänen, Kaisa.

Agile Processes, in Software Engineering, and Extreme Programming: 17th International Conference, XP 2016, Edinburgh, UK, May 24-27, 2016, Proceedings. Springer Verlag, 2016. p. 66-78 (Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing; Vol. 251).

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Hokkanen, L, Kuusinen, K & Väänänen, K 2016, Minimum viable user experience: A framework for supporting product design in startups. in Agile Processes, in Software Engineering, and Extreme Programming: 17th International Conference, XP 2016, Edinburgh, UK, May 24-27, 2016, Proceedings. Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing, vol. 251, Springer Verlag, pp. 66-78, International Conference on Agile Software Development, 1/01/00. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-33515-5_6

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Hokkanen, L., Kuusinen, K., & Väänänen, K. (2016). Minimum viable user experience: A framework for supporting product design in startups. In Agile Processes, in Software Engineering, and Extreme Programming: 17th International Conference, XP 2016, Edinburgh, UK, May 24-27, 2016, Proceedings (pp. 66-78). (Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing; Vol. 251). Springer Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-33515-5_6

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Hokkanen L, Kuusinen K, Väänänen K. Minimum viable user experience: A framework for supporting product design in startups. In Agile Processes, in Software Engineering, and Extreme Programming: 17th International Conference, XP 2016, Edinburgh, UK, May 24-27, 2016, Proceedings. Springer Verlag. 2016. p. 66-78. (Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-33515-5_6

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Hokkanen, Laura ; Kuusinen, Kati ; Väänänen, Kaisa. / Minimum viable user experience : A framework for supporting product design in startups. Agile Processes, in Software Engineering, and Extreme Programming: 17th International Conference, XP 2016, Edinburgh, UK, May 24-27, 2016, Proceedings. Springer Verlag, 2016. pp. 66-78 (Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing).

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