Paper, The Next Frontier; A Sneak Peek at Angry Birds: Star Wars; Pumpktris & More.
Welcome to CaT Trax: November 1, 2012.Published: Nov 01, 2012
Researchers at the University of Tokyo's Naemura Lab are working on groundbreaking paper computer technology, which lets you draw on photochromic paper with a special ink, which then creates art that can be fixed or changed on a computer. It's e-Paper on a different level, and could lead a whole new collaboration structure where edits on a computer can affect real paper miles away. Check out a video on Engadget.
Rovio's upcoming Angry Birds/Star Wars mashup -- which has Red Bird playing Luke Skywalker -- is set to launch soon. Mashable has a sneak peek of the gameplay in the new game, which will be available on Android and iOS.
Creative technologist "Nathan" combined the vegetable-du-jour, the pumpkin, with the classic game, Tetris, to create a playable pumpkin whose stem acts as the controller.