e-Paper archive

  • Plastic Logic shows off colour e-paper display smart watch concept: the future of wearable tech?
    Gadgets

    Plastic Logic shows off colour e-paper display smart watch concept: the future of wearable tech?

    By 26 March 2013

    Plastic Logic - the maker of flexible e-paper - has shown off an e-paper smart watch concept with a difference: this one's in colour. The concept isn't the complete dynamic colour solution like the company's colour e-paper, however, because this smart...

  • Fujitsu to demonstrate improved e-paper
    Gadgets

    Fujitsu to demonstrate improved e-paper

    By 10 May 2010

    The scientists in Fujitsu's research department have managed to come up with a new version of the company's colour e-paper that offers a significant upgrade on the previous generation. It'll be shown off at the company's Fujitsu Forum exhibition in Tokyo,...

  • Philips Research reveals "chameleon" e-skins for gadgets
    Phones

    Philips Research reveals "chameleon" e-skins for gadgets

    By 9 December 2009

    Philips Research has announced it has developed a new colour e-paper technology that could see a whole host of more colourful and personalised gadgets hitting the market. The new "e-skin", created as part of Philips' ongoing e-paper research, could mean...

  • VIDEO: Oxford Papershow turns the pen into digital whiteboard marker
    Gadgets

    VIDEO: Oxford Papershow turns the pen into digital whiteboard marker

    By 21 August 2009

    Oxford has launched a digital writing kit called "Papershow", which promises to allow you to display writing on paper onto the screen of a computer, projector or big screen telly. Even better, they've roped Phill Jupitus into helping promote the thing,...

  • Liquavista's e-paper design concepts
    Gadgets

    Liquavista's e-paper design concepts

    By 10 December 2008

    Watches, phones, an interactive shower head and a plug socket that changes colour as you use power are just some of the e-paper prototypes shown off by Liquavista. Created by design agency Seymourpowell the concepts use full colour flexible video e-paper...

  • HP reveals unbreakable e-paper prototype
    Gadgets

    HP reveals unbreakable e-paper prototype

    By 10 December 2008

    HP has revealed a new flexible plastic e-paper display prototype, which it says uses less energy and is more cost-effective than most other displays available today. Developed in conjunction with Arizona State's Flexible Display Center, this material...

  • Hitachi mobile with e-ink screen launches
    Phones

    Hitachi mobile with e-ink screen launches

    By 29 January 2008

    Hitachi's new "W61H" handset ain't-never-gonna launch in the UK, but we still thought it worth a mention for its striking looks. As well as all the other tech-spec that's de rigeur for a phone in Japan, it boasts an interesting 2.7-inch e-ink display...

  • e-Paper updates the slap bracelet
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    e-Paper updates the slap bracelet

    By 24 January 2008

    Remember "slap" bracelets? Always oh-so-much-fun, until some kid called Cecil cut his wrist with his and the teachers confiscated the lot... Anyhoo, the idea has been given the 21st century treatment with this concept design from the Chocolate Agency....