A Roll-up Tablet With Flexible Screen Real Estate

A Queen’s University research team has taken a page from history, rolled it up and created the MagicScroll – a roll-able touch-screen tablet designed to capture the seamless flexible screen real estate of ancient scrolls in a modern-day device. Led by bendable-screen pioneer Dr. Roel Vertegaal, this new technology is set to push the boundaries…

An App lets shoppers try on glasses using augmented reality

Its secret? Creating a casual business transaction that felt more like commitment-free dating. The idea was simple: Customers could select multiple new frames online before testing them out for five days in person. Once the test drive was up, customers could commit to a pair of glasses after returning the frames by mail. Nearly a…