Prototypes

05.17.12
Visualized: What the new Samsung Series 9 could have looked like
05.17.12

Visualized: What the new Samsung Series 9 could have looked like

In case you haven't noticed, we've gotten multiple opportunities to talk shop with Samsung executi...

By D. Wollman,   05.17.12
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05.07.12
Kickstarter talks to us about product 'pre-orders,' won't force refunds when creators flake
05.07.12

Kickstarter talks to us about product 'pre-orders,' won't force refunds when creators flake

Kickstarter has proven an incredibly effective venue for connecting project creators with monetary...

By Z. Honig,   05.07.12
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04.25.12
EyeRing finger-mounted connected cam captures signs and dollar bills, identifies them with OCR (hands-on)
04.25.12

EyeRing finger-mounted connected cam captures signs and dollar bills, identifies them with OCR (hands-on)

Ready to swap that diamond for a finger-mounted camera with a built-in trigger and Bluetooth conne...

By Z. Honig,   04.25.12
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04.25.12
Perifoveal Display tracks head positioning, highlights changing data on secondary LCDs (hands-on)
04.25.12

Perifoveal Display tracks head positioning, highlights changing data on secondary LCDs (hands-on)

If there's a large display as part of your workstation, you know how difficult it can be to keep t...

By Z. Honig,   04.25.12
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04.18.12
Dolby 3D on prototype 4K display and HTC Evo 3D hands-on (video)
04.18.12

Dolby 3D on prototype 4K display and HTC Evo 3D hands-on (video)

Truth be told, we haven't been wildly impressed with the glasses-free 3D solutions we've seen to d...

By Z. Honig,   04.18.12
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04.17.12
Curved panel gives more depth to 3D projections, we take a look at NAB (video)
04.17.12

Curved panel gives more depth to 3D projections, we take a look at NAB (video)

What we're about to show you is decidedly low-tech -- it's essentially a projection screen with a...

By Z. Honig,   04.17.12
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04.11.12
Insert Coin: Berlin Boombox recyclable cardboard stereo (video)
04.11.12

Insert Coin: Berlin Boombox recyclable cardboard stereo (video)

In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit prod...

By Z. Honig,   04.11.12
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04.04.12
Researchers create incredibly thin solar cells flexible enough to wrap around a human hair
04.04.12

Researchers create incredibly thin solar cells flexible enough to wrap around a human hair

You've probably heard that the sun is strong enough to power our planet many times over, but withou...

By Z. Honig,   04.04.12
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04.02.12
BMW i8 Concept Spyder takes to the road, sounds almost as gorgeous as it looks (video)
04.02.12

BMW i8 Concept Spyder takes to the road, sounds almost as gorgeous as it looks (video)

It's been less than a year since our first opportunity to get up close and personal with BMW's i8 p...

By Z. Honig,   04.02.12
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