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Intel interactive and real-time news visualizer

01/08/2010, Video in the full post! [CES 2010] Intel Research was showing an interactive (and real-time) news visualizer. It consists of almost 200 rotating cubes that each represents one piece of news from an array of media sources. Each cube has one photo...

Pen de Touch offers new way of interaction

12/13/2009, The Pen de Touch is a prototype pen-shaped device which enables users to interact with virtual environments as though they were real. This is made possible considering the pen is a haptic display which relies on kinesthetic sensations on the user’s...

Motorola Droid prototype out on eBay

11/23/2009, Want to go one up on your friends? Motorola’s Droid prototype seemed to have made its way to eBay, where bidding starts from $485 upwards. Apparently, this is believed to be one of the five prototypes available, making it all the more rare and...

iControlPad iPhone controller prototype updated

11/09/2009, The iControlPad iPhone controller prototype has just been updated to a more user-friendly format, where it has controls that have been moved from the sides of the phone to a different position at the bottom, featuring dual analog sticks and rear-mounted...

Sony shows off OLED all-display laptop concept

10/06/2009, [CEATEC 2009] Sony is showing a few cool OLED prototypes: a reader, a bracelet and a laptop. The most eye-catching one is the all-display laptop that ditches the physical keyoard in favor of a virtual one. It looks amazingly light, but you can bet that no...

Touch Wood prototype phone

09/24/2009, NTT DOCOMO goes green by announcing a cellphone prototype that was manufactured using surplus wood of trees culled during thinning operations in order to maintain healthy forests. The prototype was developed as a partnership with Sharp Corporation,...

Color Picking Pen

06/02/2009, This conceptual design ought to be a hit with artists as well as those with a penchant for color, since it is a color-picking pen that brings the virtual tool found in most, if not all, graphics editing software to real life. It will hypothetically come...

3D Gauge Cluster In Vehicles

05/19/2009, NVIDIA and icar have come together by working on a 3D gauge cluster for cars. What you see here is not the completed product but a concept, and if the finished article were to be that stunning, we’re pretty sure you’ll have car manufacturers...

1mm Thin Plasma Display Prototype

05/11/2009, Shinoda Plasma Japan has come up with a new prototype film-thin giant plasma display, and despite it being 2 meters tall and 3 meters wide, it measures a mere 1mm thin. This is made possible by joining half a dozen sheets of film, and consumes less than...

Entecho Flying Saucer Prototype

05/05/2009, While cars look set to remain the personal transport mode of choice for some time to come, Entecho from Australia has released an operating prototype a cylindrical fan-forced flying saucer that is steered by manipulating the downward airflow via a...