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Philips' Foldable Screens for E-Newspapers

By Julio Franco
Jan 26, 2004
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  1. Dutch firm Philips Electronics said on Monday it was preparing to mass-produce a slim, book-sized display panel onto which consumers could download newspapers and magazines -- then roll up and put away.

    The 5-inch display, which can show detailed images, can be rolled up into a pen-sized holder. If connected to a mobile phone, it can also be used to download web pages, a book or email. Philips said it had created the displays using electronics circuits made of plastics, which power a monochrome display created with technology from E Ink, a privately-held U.S. company from Cambridge, Massachusetts.

    Read more: Yahoo News.
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    ---agissi--- TechSpot Paladin Posts: 2,383   +15

    Seems like everyone is making so much trash, so many 'gimmic' toys ever since the whole pda/cell phone era struck :rolleyes:
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