bend desk
 
bend desk
dec 08, 2010

bend desk

bend desk is a prototype interactive display that takes the digital workspace from the screen to the desktop by the media computing group at RWTH aachen university. while a typical work setup combines a flat desktop with a vertical computer screen, bend desk combines the two into one single unit. bend desk is a vision for a future workspace that allows continuous interaction between both areas. using multi-touch technology, the display curves from a horizontal plane to a vertical plane. this workspace can be used to display digital content and interact with it directly using multi-touch gestures and manipulation.

http://hci.rwth-aachen.de/BendDesk

bend desk

bend desk

bend desk

bend desk

bend desk

  • hopefully with this idea computer can recognize human gestures, this should make our communication with them more natural.

    ambiguity
  • it’d be impressive if this could copy/scan straight from the bottom plane and project on the vertical for text editing. eliminating the need for a copier/scanner in the house would be one more perk and make what i assume will be an enormous price tag a little more understandable.

    hopeful handyman
  • Another technology we’ll laugh about in 10 years’ time. Actually, I’m laughing about it now! HA HA!

    mockingbird
  • Its pretty cool but alot of BS to worry bout i can get a touch screen for 400 bucks dude

    a_k_a_the_game
  • With these large movements aren’t we back to where we started??
    I’d rather go back to pen and paper…on my desk.

    G_Woking
  • that plugged to a kineckt like device plus 3D projectors and it’s minority report all over again, maybe even better

    jaba
  • great job, i c this as the next generation of wacoms

    sayan
  • Your arms are going to get tired pretty quick, dood.

    arnold
  • does this mean i dont have to worry about spilling my cup of coffee on my desk anymore?

    jared thompson
  • pretty cool

    Rosso

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