Target Released a Documentary on Hulu That Explores Inclusive Design

With its own inclusive approach to design in mind, Target has released a documentary that showcases the cultural impact of design that aims to create more access for all. Available exclusively on Hulu, “Design for All” was produced by RadicalMedia and celebrates inclusive design through the eyes of three people whose lives have directly changed because of it. “The only time I really think about my disability is when I’m challenged with a product that I can’t use,” one person shares at the beginning of the trailer. “And then I hack it, and then I can use it.”

In 54 minutes, the film explores designs of everything from clothing to buildings to home products—and how inclusive design in those areas (and in every aspect of life) “improves the ways we relate to the built environment, to our communities, and to one another,” according to the film description

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Tech companies target temperature-monitoring patches for COVID-19

By Stephen Nellis

(Reuters) – A group of tech companies is working on a patch about the size of small bandage that could be worn to monitor for the elevated body temperatures that can sometimes signal the onset of COVID-19.

The patch would be powered by a specially designed microchip that will be made in Minnesota at a chip factory operated by SkyWater Technology in collaboration with Ohio-based chip design firm Linear ASICs and New York investment firm Asymmetric Return Capital. The patch is intended to be worn on the skin and to connect wirelessly to a smart phone to monitor a person’s body temperature, the companies said.

The group aims to produce a device to monitor temperatures remotely that can be manufactured in high volumes.

“This will be especially important as we head into flu season later this year,” Bryan Wisk, a founding partner at Asymmetric Return Capital, said

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