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Mohanapriya Rajasekaran

Human Resource Management - Student, School of Management, University of Southampton, UK

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Is Necessity still the mother of all inventions?

The question is simple and straight forward. I am thankful for all the inventions that is making our life easier and giving us various options. But does this old famous proverb still make the same sense?

For example, how necessary is the "Foldable" mobile phone?

It would be great to get to know different perceptions on this thought which will help me with a study.

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  • Apr 18 2013: hi Mohanapriya,
    I would say, I agree that necessity is the motto to create, innovate, or make simpler objects or processes. Regarding your question, "how necessary is the Foldable mobile phone?" I do not see it as a necessity but practicity for use it or carry it on.

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