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The Coffee Table That Will Change the World

Popular Mechanics story:

The software giant will announce at the D5 conference today that it's built a new touchscreen computer--a coffee table that will change the world. Go inside its top-secret development with PopularMechanics.com, then forget the keyboard and mouse: The next generation of computer interfaces will be hands-on.


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ijosha:

Much of what you see in the above "top secret development" is based on technology patented by Apple and developed/elaborated by the NYU Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences.

A quick look at what they were doing can be found here (this has been getting posted around since last year).
Jeff Han has since spun off Perceptive Pixel to develop/market all this wonderfulness.


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