Designing for a better future

(Clockwise from top left) Post, breathing guide and aroma diffuser Bre, For Durian, By Durian, and window screens by kirigami and origami.
(Clockwise from top left) Post, breathing guide and aroma diffuser Bre, For Durian, By Durian, and window screens by kirigami and origami.PHOTOS: NUS DIVISION OF INDUSTRIAL DESIGN

SINGAPORE - Ms Yasmine Cheng has designed a "postbox" for grandparents who are not tech-savvy to bond with their grandchildren, one that puts a whole new spin on the phrase: "You've got mail."

Called Post, the compact, portable system comprises a mailbox device and an app wirelessly hooked up to a smartphone.

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