|04-30-2008, 03:11 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jul 2003
Funky e-paper in The Andromeda Strain
Anyone else seen the recent mini-series The Andromeda Strain? In that show, the military uses an e-paper that works like a computer, is bendable and in color. Exactly what we're looking for!
Clearly the producers must have been inspired by Mobileread
|04-30-2008, 03:42 PM||#2|
Sir Penguin of Edinburgh
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: DC Metro area
Device: Shake a stick plus 1
It's probably blue screen. I know that on Firefly, about 5 years ago, they were doing CG very similar to the above pictures.
|04-30-2008, 03:44 PM||#3|
zeldinha zippy zeldissima
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Paris, France
Device: eb1150 & is that a nook in her pocket, or she just happy to see you?
tch, don't spoil it !
|04-30-2008, 03:52 PM||#4|
Join Date: Oct 2002
Device: Sony PRS-650 / Nexus 7 / Kindle PW
Heh, I say someone broke into E Ink's super-hidden labs, stole a couple of panels, and sent them anonymously to the producers of the show.
|04-30-2008, 05:11 PM||#5|
Join Date: Apr 2008
Device: Hanlin V3 (lBook r2) with OpenInkpot
In Alistair Reynolds's "Pushing Ice" there were computers called "flexies"... I imagine they might have looked something like this...
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