This new technology is amazing. This is how mobile devices and computers fade into the background and we can just focus on living and being human

Touché: Enhancing Touch Interaction on Humans, Screens, Liquids, and Everyday Objects

Let's discuss the applications:
1) No more keyboards
2) Yet we may still need output devices or digital displays
3) No more keys
4) More efficient energy use (notice at end of video how lights dim as persons state changes to sleep)

At Altimeter, we call this business theme part of the "Sentient World" where everything around us becomes self aware and intelligent. Hat tip to +Jon Cifuentes who sent this link to me.

Full article here
http://idealab.talkingpointsmemo.com/2012/05/everything-can-be-a-touch-screen-thanks-to-disney-research.php?ref=fpnewsfeed
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