Ikea And Ideo Tease A Kitchen For The End Of The World
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There always seem to be two potential futures: In one, we have Marty McFly flying around on hoverboards like everything’s wonderful. In the other, we have Katniss Everdeen slitting throats for the world’s last Manwich. Which one will it be?

Ikea imagines that in the year 2025, our kitchen will live somewhere between dystopia and utopia. In a collaboration with Ideo and students at Lund University, and the Eindhoven University of Technology, Ikea presented a kitchen of the future.

A Smart, All-in-One Table and Cooktop
Its pièce de résistance is a glowing communal table, called the Table of Living, that uses a smart projector to apply glowing graphics in real time to interact with anything from children’s toys to farmer’s market produce. It’s a similar concept to what we’ve seen from Berg, Frog,

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Ageless Design: A Kitchen for Seniors
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April 22, 2015 | Story by: Nancy Caggia | Categories: Community, Featured, Health

Cary, NC — Don’t assume that redesigning your kitchen to be “ageless” is all about grab bars, neutral colors and awkward cabinets. Universal design is beautiful and enjoyable for all.

What’s an Ageless Kitchen?

As this concept is becoming more popular, manufacturers are coming out with more adaptable and attractive products. Getting an “ageless” kitchen does, often, not require remodeling.

When taking on everyday tasks in…………… continues on CaryCitizen

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