20 November

MIT’s Shapeshifting Display Enables Users For a Mobile Touch Experience

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MIT’s Shapeshifting Display Enables Users For a Mobile Touch Experience

MIT has demonstrated a “Dynamic Shape Display” that can physically change shape to render 3D content. As Fast Company reports, the display is called inFORM, and it’s a large surface that sits atop a series of pins, actuators, and linkages. By moving each actuator, inFORM can move the pin it’s attached to up or down, allowing for a

20 November

MIT’s Shapeshifting Display Enables Users For a Mobile Touch Experience

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MIT’s Shapeshifting Display Enables Users For a Mobile Touch Experience

MIT has demonstrated a “Dynamic Shape Display” that can physically change shape to render 3D content. As Fast Company reports, the display is called inFORM, and it’s a large surface that sits atop a series of pins, actuators, and linkages. By moving each actuator, inFORM can move the pin it’s attached to up or down, allowing for a

20 November

Is PayPal Cracking the Design Challenge of the Digital Wallet?

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Is PayPal Cracking the Design Challenge of the Digital Wallet?

Digital wallets are one of those perennial tech promises that have never quite materialized. Thanks to new wireless technologies like Bluetooth Low Energy, however, it seems like they’re finally on the cusp of becoming a reality. We’re just starting to get a sense of what this future might look like: not just personalized coupons pushed

20 November

Is PayPal Cracking the Design Challenge of the Digital Wallet?

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Is PayPal Cracking the Design Challenge of the Digital Wallet?

Digital wallets are one of those perennial tech promises that have never quite materialized. Thanks to new wireless technologies like Bluetooth Low Energy, however, it seems like they’re finally on the cusp of becoming a reality. We’re just starting to get a sense of what this future might look like: not just personalized coupons pushed

5 November

We’ve underestimated the power of social networks: they will change the world

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We’ve underestimated the power of social networks: they will change the world

  “We have underestimated the impact of quality social networks,” says Ciarán O’Leary, partner at Venture Capital firm Earlybird. “We used to kill each other because we didn’t know what was going on elsewhere, so would buy into Russia or the US being portrayed as evil. But in a connected world with global friends, we’re not going