Commonplace objects are re-imagined. Retail receipts could make the most of the information systems that modern point-of-sales machines are plugged into. And “the humble receipt could be something like a paper “app”be valuable in small and playful ways.” nice idea.
We live in exciting times. Times of innovation, invention, and rapid change. Technologies that were unthinkable years ago are now commonplace. Close to 1.5 billion people worldwide use a computer, but that figure pales in comparison to the 4.2 billion (75% of the planet) who use or have access to a mobile phone.