Article from Rotarian Magazine
Brooks Stevens (1991–1995) and Walter Dorwin Teague (1883–1960), industrial designers
House of European History, Brussels, Belgium
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Have you ever wondered why things do not last as long as they used to? Some items may break earlier than expected because the manufacturer intended it to. Whether this concept of planned obsolescence is actually real, has been a subject of discussion for quite some time.