Uninvited Guests

September 30, 2016
 

“Uninvited Guests is a short film that explores the frictions between an elderly man and his smart home. Thomas, aged 70, lives on his own after his wife died last year. His children send him smart devices to track and monitor his…

Video conferencing for older people

September 26, 2016
 

I am doing research on projects designed for the elderly people and Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design is a great source which provides opportunities to students from RCA, London to work on such projects. Jamies Tunard has done some research on…

Speculative design at the policy interface : ageing population

September 23, 2016
 

“Strange Telemetry designed a series of custom visual artefacts to guide discussion and debate with members of the public around possible developments in employment, services, and transport over a 25-year time horizon. In a series of 3-hour workshops in February…

Internet of Things

September 4, 2016
 

I had a knock on my door today and when I opened, royal mail guy gave me a package which was from HP. For a moment I got curious that my wife or I had not ordered anything,

Durrell Bishop’s Marble Answer Machine

September 3, 2016
 

Durrell Bishop’s Marble Answer Machine Its a wonderful project which deals with data physicality and how it can be touched and manipulated while easily accessing it. This could be useful for people who do not know how to use complex…

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