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This seems unfortunately common across all industries. People focus on visual appeal only to the detriment of all other senses.

Fruit gets larger and brighter, but the flavor and texture go down.

Acoustic paneled ceilings are removed in favor of exposed ductwork and beams, but noise transmission between floors and echoes on the same floor get much worse. (I am torn about this one though)

Buttons with tactile guidance feel great but look too 1990s so everything becomes a glass rectangle.

I would really really like to see and participate in a renaissance of design that accounts for all of the human senses in all their forms.

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