Hands(H)ome: domotics for everyone

Martina CavalieriDesign, TechLeave a Comment

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Domotics, or home automation, is a topic increasingly being addressed: efficient smart houses that integrate cutting edge technology and services for a better quality of life. But what exactly are we talking about? Created in the late ‘80s, the word domotics was born by joining the word domus (“house” in Latin) and the word robotics. It indicates an interdisciplinary science … Read More

BeSpecular, help for daily challenges

Sofia ZuccalàTechLeave a Comment

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Need help to match your clothes? Forgot your glasses at home and can’t see what is written on the label while doing shopping? BeSpecular could be a solution to these small daily problems. It is an application for smartphone and tablet, published a few days ago and available on the Android Play Store or the Apple App Store. It works in a … Read More

Tactus: orient yourself behind a desk

Sofia ZuccalàDesignLeave a Comment

Tactus, tactile map

Would you like to get around the city in complete safety? Today it is possible thanks to Tactus, a tactile map that will help Orientation and Mobility teachers to lead their students towards a higher degree of self-confidence. It allows them to move around the city without any help or support from someone. How? Tactus is an editable tactile map, it … Read More

"Walk on water, never alone" The floating piers at your fingertips

Sofia ZuccalàDesign, HomeLeave a Comment

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The project “Walk on water, never alone“, will help the visually impaired to imagine the artwork “The Floating Piers“, created by the artist Christo, immersed in the Lake Iseo landscape. Everyday, the floating bridges attract thousands of people who want to experience the thrill of walking on the water of the lake between Sulzano, Montisola and the small island of … Read More