This week’s visualization, from Virgin Mobile Live via Buzzfeed, shows ten formally common place activities and/or gadgets that are no more due to the advent of smartphones. We used to place calls in telephone booths, have to stop and talk to strangers to get directions, and pass notes in class. Now, we can do all those things from one device and minimize our interactions with others! Continue reading Smartphones have made everything obsolete
Check out these six posters from graphic designer Patrick Smith that use minimalist geometric design to illustrate six mental disorders. The OCD one is immediately understandable – that one little square out of place would be infuriating for those afflicted with that disorder. Continue reading Minimalist Interpretations of Mental Disorders
We embrace technology almost as as it is developed – lines form outside Apple stores at the release of every new device. However, unbeknownst to most of us, the spike in data usage is expected to cause invisible traffic jams in our airwaves. Continue reading Spectrum Shortage?