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Cat thinkies—opening the cat door

Despite her genius intelligence, Ursula the cat has never figured out how to get through a cat door. Here she seems to be confused by a reflection. Which is the cat door? Does the handles go left or right? As any UX designer knows, don’t blame the customer when an object fails. Blame the designer. […]

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Your community recreation centre: tiny tips for over 50s

The only good exercise is the exercise we carry on doing, so we’d better choose something we enjoy. It’s never too late and it’s never too early to establish a personal exercise pattern. If you don’t know where to start, investigate your local community facilities. They welcome all comers.

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Safe in the house

safe, safe in the house locked, locked by the sun to the couch I thought about freedom the cold shout the sharp blue and white of your height I thought of another life muffled and blurred with fluff where pain is held in the mouth where backs are turned to the south close for a […]

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Why people attend longer to podcasts than blogs

Here is a fascinating statistic about how different podcasts are from blogs, and not just in the obvious ways. Podcasts are still a minority taste (just), but — 80% of podcast listeners listen to an entire podcast episode or most of the episode. Why such high engagement? More Podcast Statistics (2019) from MusicOomph.com See all […]

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