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.
Announced at this year’s Adobe Max conference, designers and illustrators will be able to use the image editing and design software on a touchscreen device in 2019.
Adobe’s latest piece of software enables designers, illustrators and artists to create lifelike oil and watercolour paintings on-screen using their stylus as a paintbrush, and also allows them to delete
Familiar symbols of music production such as play, pause and fast-forward were used alongside photographs of current students to create an “active” look.
The galleries in Great Missenden explore the life of the children’s author, who lived in the village – an inspiration for many stories – for 36 years.