The Zero-Maintenance Apartment For New Old, designers Sam Hecht and Kim Colin of Future Facility created a conceptual housing development called Amazin Apartments. In it, apartment complexes are owned and developed by tech companies, which provide fully serviced apartments in exchange for each inhabitant’s data. Each resident’s needs are tracked, and the complex is built in such a way that workers can invisibly restock and maintain apartments using a network of unseen corridors. It’s a bit utopian, and also a bit Big Brother. While Amazin Apartments sounds predatory, for elderly people for whom a trip to the store is a strenuous activity, trading data for a supply of toilet paper and milk might be worth it. The question becomes: is this an ethical, humanistic solution for aging users? … [Read more...] about Why You Should Be Designing For Your 73-Year-Old Self
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To help you figure out whether to let those tasks go for good, Isip urges you to ask yourself whether there was some sort of resistance or procrastination or was it simply a case of out of sight, out of mind? Maybe you’ve changed course in your career goals since you initially wrote down the task, or other, more urgent work has crossed your desk. If certain responsibilities are truly vital to your work or well-being, Isip says, “you’ll find a way to get them done.” So, if you haven’t, figuring out why can help you move past it—and get to the next item on your list. … [Read more...] about I asked experts to analyze my to-do lists. This is what they found
He said people inciting violence should be penalised regardless of their political allegiance. The Delhi CM told the media: “No one from any party should be spared if they are found guilty of inciting violence. Even if he is a part of my Cabinet, he deserves to be punished. If anyone from AAP is found guilty, they should get double the punishment.” … [Read more...] about Double punishment if AAP member guilty: Kejriwal on allegations against Tahir Hussain
It will feature a large display, metallic body and a metallic stylus. It will also get premium audio courtesy of Harman Kardon and offer omnidirectional sound technology. It will come equipped with four Harman Kardon speakers to deliver theatre-grade sound. The speaker system is designed to provide an immersive audio experience. … [Read more...] about Huawei’s new premium tablet coming to India in March; price below Rs 25,000
Both smartphones have bright FHD+ Super AMOLED panels with Vivo hitting up to 1,200 nits in some scenarios. While iQOO advertises its 180Hz touch-sensing rate, we prefer the higher refresh rate on the Realme X50 Pro. Considering 90Hz refresh rate screens are common for most phones at this price point, it is a big letdown that the iQOO 3 5G doesn't offer this feature. … [Read more...] about iQOO 3 5G vs Realme X50 Pro 5G: Which is India’s best 5G smartphone?