Sunday, July 1, 2012

The Story of Stuff: Planned Obsolescence

Planned obsolescence, or built-in obsolescence in industrial design, is a policy of planning or designing a product with a limited useful life, so it will become obsolete, unfashionable, or no longer functional after a certain period of time. It drives the consumer money machine, and we are on its treadmill. [1]This short video will explain. Video link