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  • Theme: office fit-outSubscription

    Archive1 January, 2003

    BT is currently running an advertisement for its IP infrastructure that asks us to 'Prepare for tomorrow without creating the fioffice of the futurefl, ' where it shows confused and frustrated office workers rolling around an open-plan office space in ovoid 'podules' that resemble the long-defunct Sinclair C5. These workstation 'eggs' have keyboards that double as steering joysticks and flat screens on flexible arms coming down from the roof of the podule. One of the units has crashed ...