Sir James Dyson and Other Entrepreneurs to Produce Ventilators

Corporations helmed by some of the world’s most successful executives are pivoting their businesses to meet the demands of hospitals facing the current global health crisis. Dyson (named for its founder Sir James Dyson) successfully designed and will manufacture 15,000 ventilators in response to a plea from UK’s Department for Health and Social Care. A spokesperson for the company says, “We have deployed expertise in …

Apple’s New iPad Pro Integrates Laser-Scanning Technology

For architects and interior designers, this means the ability to measure and model space accurately

Since Apple announced the first iPad 10 years ago they’ve continued to evolve the tablet from what, at first, felt like an oversized iPhone to a device that’s now a major contender for laptop replacement. We’ve been hands-on with the new iPad Pro since it was announced last week and while at a glance it doesn’t seem like a big update on the previous version, …

Link About It: This Week’s Picks

Radical housing concepts, a futuristic surf film, an endearing illustrated depiction of Wuhan and more

Resources for Laid-off Bar + Restaurant Workers “A slew of programs, grants, and resources—from grassroots efforts to government relief—have begun to take shape” for those let go from bars, restaurants and other hospitality destinations, as Food and Wine reports in a story that will continue to be updated. These include the Restaurant Opportunities Center, Rethink, NYC Hospitality Alliance, The Restaurant Worker’s Community Foundation, Bartender Emergency Assistance …