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Reading Time: 2 minutes Fairphone 2 – a pre-production review of the new modular smartphone – Computing – a review of a Project Aria-esque device. The Fairphone 2 is similar to Jolla, which also experimented with their ‘other half’ concept but no eco-system built up around it. It will be interesting to see if Fairphone 2 can be any more successful 16… Continue reading Links of the day | 在网上找到

Oprah Time: Being Digital by Nicholas Negroponte

Reading Time: 3 minutes Strictly speaking this is a bit different from when I have written about books. This is the second time that I read Being Digital, the first time was during my final year in college. I was curious to know how the book would hold up in the space of 20 years since it was first… Continue reading Oprah Time: Being Digital by Nicholas Negroponte

Ron Arad’s tablet design concept for LG

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ron Arad is more famous for his architecture and art than product design. I went along to see him speak at an event that is part of London Design Festival last week thanks to the China-Britain Cultural Exchange Association. Arad’s presentation felt largely unplanned as the curator of the talk asked him to jump around… Continue reading Ron Arad’s tablet design concept for LG