Human factors engineering class tackles design for aging
Human Factors Engineering: Designing for the Human, a class offered during MIT`s 2018 Independent Activities Period, challenged teams to redesign everyday things for older adults. In a garage-style classroom at MIT`s International Design Center (IDC), teams alternated between lectures by experts in human-centered design and human factors, and hackathon-style... read more...
Major garage transformation
One of the most commonly encountered questions when
thinking about converting your garage for a new use is
the warmth of the floor. Whether you are choosing to convert
your garage into a spacious home office or to convert it into a
gym room, you have to take into consideration some
improvements for your floor.
Since the garage has a concrete and uninsulated... read more...
Garage storing - shelves
A garage is the perfect home for all sorts of items and activities
from storing sporting equipment to tools and machines; and
it’s original purpose for car parking to activities like a home-office,
a gym or a workshop. If your garage is only used for storage rather than
other activities it really needs some shelves for organization.
Usually garage shelves... read more...
A garage addition
Does our older child need a little more liberty? Your work from home or
maybe you just feel that you need another room for a special project
that you want to start? Then the solution is to construct a
new addition to your garage.
By making an addition to your garage you can add to the living space in
your house, no matter what type of garage you own:... read more...
10 research-backed ways to beat procrastination for good
Mosquitos are the world's most deadly animal, according to the World Health Organization, making these insects more than mere pests for some 500 million people every year.Their bites may be irritating but the diseases they carry can be fatal. Of all the illnesses mosquitos transmit, malaria is by far the most offensive, causing the deaths of as many as... read more...
Business Insider is hiring a Senior Research Analyst
We’re hiring a Senior Research Analyst to lead our payments
industry coverage at Business Insider Intelligence.
Candidates should have 3-5 years of relevant work experience.
What’s The Job?
We’re looking for a Senior Research Analyst with a passion for
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ITT Educational Services files for bankruptcy
ITT Educational Services filed for bankruptcy on Friday to liquidate its business after the U.S. government restricted financial aid to new students of the U.S. for-profit college operator.The filing follows ITT's decision earlier this month to shut its 137 technical college campuses in 39 states, a move affecting about 35,000 students and 8,000... read more...