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From the video it looks like freshman level stop motion animation
I need to see this thing in person.
"As humans, we have evolved to interact physically with our environments, but in the 21st century, we're missing out on all of this tactile sensation that is meant to guide us, limit us, and make us feel more connected," he says. "In the transition to purely digital interfaces, something profound has been lost."
The solution is programmable matter...
reply to post by Mugen
I dont like it at all.
Is retardly limited, rudimentary, a waste of 2013 technology, an expensive toy, a total imitation of a 3d screen, a compilation of sensors with pistons and lcd surfaces with a rather simplistic software.
And i dont want to be censored so i wont put my thoughts in words but still....
reply to post by xxerse
How very short-sighted of you.
Yeah, it's a "toy", NOW - while the technology is being developed.
Nevermind the advancements / benefits that could be realized in the future - like perhaps top-notch medical (even surgical) attention from halfway across the world... virtually. That's just off the top of my head - the applications could be limitless.
It's only possible use is to be used as some kind of masturbatory device.
Very cool yet somewhat simplistic.
How cool would it be to build a house like that. Oh wait I want to add a wall remove a wall , etc. Endless configurations.
Hope phones are like that soon, it'll make choking that unhelpful operator a lot easier!