Monday, September 5, 2005

Usable, portable devices...

... have always been just out of reach.

One fundamental reason has been the trade-off between a useable screen (resolution, physical size) and portability.

Ladies and Gentlemen. I give you, the roll up display:

Above image is from a Philips working prototype. Details here.

1 comment:

Brian said...

Ha! They used something like that in the movie Red Planet starring Val Kilmer.

I think they also used it in a tv sci fi show, but I can't remember which one.

very cool!