Re:mind, by Marketplace, is a memory prompter designed for people in the early stages of dementia or for those who need a hand in their ’24/7′ multi-tasking lives. It doubles up as a mobile phone and can be used for text messaging. It can be customised to appeal to both able-bodied and disabled users, to whom it can give a degree of independence. The hand-held device sits on a programmable unit when not in use. When programmed, the user is alerted through visual cues and beeps.
As we approach the most wonderful time of the year, we ask creative directors what gift someone should buy a designer for Christmas.
The digital design consultancy has appointed a new head, who will oversee its six global offices and lead on growing the business in size and helping it make more money.
Send us photos of your offices decorated for Christmas, and we’ll be publishing a selection of the best ones next week.
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