Hot on the heels on the last post about BumpTop comes a post about something very similar in terms of modelling our real life environment. Remember the electronic newspaper that refreshed automatically with the latest news in Back To The Future? Well “Plastic Logic” have developed an electronic paper technology on plastic in collaboration with the University of Cambridge.
BBC News reports on Plastic Logic
CEO of Plastic Logic speaks about the technology
The potential applications of this technology are innumerable – practically anything that is static at the present time could be made dynamic with applications specific to its function or role. Let’s see where they get to in a few years. The source of this news is a friend of mine whom I can’t link to because he has no web presence.