13 octobre 2014

IKEA Motivational Mirror Provides Reflection, Morale Boost !

The Swedish furniture retailer uses a talking mirror to make customers feel better about themselves.   It’s no secret that a compliment can be a real self-esteem booster and an instant pick-me-up on a bad day. Receiving one unsolicited, however, is a rare occurrence in this day and age, especially when the media is geared to lower self-esteem. Swedish furniture company IKEA has decided to try and remedy this by giving out some compliments of its own. The Motivational Mirror is a new installation in one of IKEA’s London... [Lire la suite]
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06 octobre 2014

The Beginner's Guide To The Internet Of things

What does ‘the internet of things’ mean, anyway? It is a term that I’ve heard periodically over the past few years but explored little and never wrote about here, as it doesn’t specifically refer to education and there are so many other (specifically) relevant things to share and talk about. The short explanation is that the Internet of Things refers to the interconnectedness of devices of all types – especially ‘smart’ devices that can react, anticipate, and adapt as necessary. In short, this interconnectedness and advancing... [Lire la suite]
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