been showing off flexible PLED touch screens
which could be the beginning of a Star Trek type computer bracelet.
Designed by Hiromi Kiriki, the OLED-constructed Nextep
Bracelet could become as ubiquitous as iPods in as little as 10 years. They
might even be solar-powered. It uses a holographically projected screen, pull-out
keyboard panels, and one-touch access to your social networks. For tasks that
demand more than a few cursory tap the Nextep can be laid flat to become a
OLEDS are 100 to 500 nanometers thick and are made from
thin films of organic compounds that generate light. They consume less power
than light-emitting diodes or LCDs. Sony is apparently working on an entire line of OLED
computer screens and televisions, which it will begin releasing this year.
can see it in action here