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This eco-friendly wooden laptop is designed to curb e-waste

01 October 2018

A glass of water, laptop, notebook and pen sitting on a wooden table

The engineers created a modular design, meaning that individual components of the laptops can be updated as they wear out or upgrades become available.

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Characteristics of technology Use this and other examples to describe examples to illustrate when technology has had a positive impact on society and/or the environment 2
Characteristics of technology Use this and other examples to explain how people’s perception of technology impacts on future technological development 5

Keywords: laptops, materials, construction and mechanical, digital, characteristics of technology

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