Regular LCDs seem so yesterday. Everyone is jumping onto the widescreen bandwagon, but even that is starting to get a little blasé. The next frontier is taking your color display and making it flexible, and LG Philips has just unveiled the biggest in that field: a prototype of a 14.1-inch WXGA flexible E-book. Too bad […]
But what about our primate cousins? It looks like NASA isn’t monkeying around, because they’re developing an incredibly advanced robot primate that they call the RoboSimian.
Better late than never. That’s the philosophy for GM, BMW, and DaimlerChrysler, at least on hybrids. The three big automakers are getting into the gas-electric powertrain technology game, spending a collective US$1 billion in a joint effort in the next few years. It’s an odd sort of collaboration in that the bulk of the effort […]