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Designing for our future selves

Designing for our future selves

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Published by Royal College of Art in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Design.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography p129-130.

    StatementRoger Coleman, editor.
    ContributionsColeman, Roger, 1943-, Royal College of Art.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination130p. :
    Number of Pages130
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18431319M
    ISBN 101874175454
    OCLC/WorldCa29635778

      Read an Excerpt. Chapter 1 Our Future Selves Soon everyone on Earth will be connected. With five billion more people set to join the virtual world, the boom in digital connectivity will bring gains in productivity, health, education, quality of life and myriad other avenues in the physical world—and this will be true for everyone, from the most elite users to those at the base of the /5(11). We create time stamps to denote life transitions; whether we get a tattoo, haircut, create a status update, or buy a sports car we are designing a form of meaning or purpose in our lives. Outside of materialism, we make Design decisions for our future selves by planning and searching for meaning through aspirations, partners, and careers. Paro is one of the star attractions at a new exhibition at the Design Museum in London. “NEW OLD: Designing for our future selves” looks at the ways designers have tried to enhance our experience of old age. Life expectancy in Britain, as in many developed countries, has increased across almost every social and ethnic : Amalia Illgner. Research shows that we view our future selves as strangers. There’s a disconnect between the objective truth that we will age over time and the ability for people to feel like their future self is a real person. Just as it’s imperative to build empathy for users when designing solutions to meet their needs, could we make better decisions by building empathy for our future selves?


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