Alexa, upgrade my technology: Why hardwiring buildings for specific tech can backfire

It seemed like a good idea at the time. In 2012, when the Rabsky Group developed 225 North 9th Street, a luxury rental in Williamsburg, it installed built-in iPod docks in all 34 apartments. But a few months later, that idea didn’t seem quite as cutting-edge. Apple released a new version of the iPod with a plug that was incompatible with the older docks. Renters with iPod Touches — as quaint as that sounds — […]

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