On this episode, Jessica and Michael discuss how IKEA is designing shelters for refugees
, and Facebook wants to provide refugees with Wi-Fi
from flying drones. Michael observes:
Private companies are stepping into the breach to launch initiatives that I think fifty years ago, sixty years ago would've been thought to have been the purview of governments or international organizations.
Gaston Bachelard, The Poetics of Space
Maslow’s hierarchy of needs, amended
Craig Mod, Future Reading
John Seabrook, The Song Machine
Patti Smith, M Train
New York Times Adrian Frutiger obituary
Molly Heintz remembers Phil Patton
Phil Patton, The Coffee Lids Story
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