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Enchanted Objects: Design, Human Desire, and the Internet of Things
By Simon & Schuster Audio
4.7 out of 5 stars with 125 reviews
In the tradition of Who Owns the Future? and The Second Machine Age, an MIT Media Lab scientist imagines how everyday objects can intuit our needs and improve our lives.
We are now standing at the precipice of the next transformative development: The Internet of Things. Soon, connected technology will be embedded in hundreds of everyday objects we already use: our cars, wallets, watches, umbrellas, even our trash cans. These objects will respond to our needs, come to know us, and learn to
A Needle in the Right Hand of God
4.9 out of 5 stars with 109 reviews
The Bayeux Tapestry is the world's most famous textile: an exquisite 230-foot-long embroidered panorama depicting the events surrounding the Norman Conquest of 1066. It is also one of history's most mysterious and compelling works of art. This haunting stitched account of the battle that redrew the map of medieval Europe has inspired dreams of theft, waves of nationalism, visions of limitless power, and esthetic rapture. In his fascinating new audiobook, Yale professor R. Howard Bloch reveals
Declutter: Declutter Your Mind, Home and Life
4.3 out of 5 stars with 108 reviews
Do you find it challenging to declutter various aspects of your life? Do you feel increasingly tired and exhausted trying to sort the mess around you? Have you wanted to yell and tear your hair in anger after spending half an hour trying to unsuccessfully locate important papers in your desk?
I've got your back here.
Irrespective of the current clutter in your life, you can take immediate corrective measures to start decluttering your mind, body, and life right now. This not just paves
Designing with Sound: Principles and Patterns for Mixed Environments
ean: 9781491961100, isbn: 1491961104,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 69 reviews
Sound is one of the most commonly overlooked components in product design, even though it's often the first way people interact with many products. When designers don’t pay enough attention to sound elements, customers are frequently left with annoying and interruptive results. This practical book covers several methods that product designers and managers can use to improve everyday interactions through an understanding and application of sound design.Understand the place of sound in design,
Innovating: A Doer's Manifesto for Starting from a Hunch, Prototyping Problems, Scaling Up, and Learning to Be Productively Wrong
4.2 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
Innovation is the subject of countless books and courses, but there's very little out there about how you actually innovate. Innovation and entrepreneurship are not one and the same, although aspiring innovators often think of them that way. They are told to get an idea and a team and to build a show-and-tell for potential investors. In Innovating, Luis Perez-Breva describes another approach - a doer's approach developed over a decade at MIT and internationally in workshops, classes, and
Patterns and Palette Sourcebook: A Complete Guide to Choosing the Perfect Color and Pattern in Design
By Brand: Rockport Publishers
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ean: 9781592531615, isbn: 9781592531615,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
This hardworking reference book is an invaluable tool for art directors, designers, and students working in the fashion, product, and graphic design fields, as well as anyone in the business of visual communication. The Pattern and Palette Sourcebook is a desktop library of colors and patterns that addresses the professional?s real-world needs in working with harmonies and contrasts. Divided into six unique style sections, the book provides readers with 15 appropriate colors for each section,