Gallery: The Page: Ultra Thin, Foldable E-Reader Concept


Jae Kim has created a next generation e-reader concept called The Page that is as thin as a sheet of paper, can fold up and has an e-ink screen that can display text and images. E-readers may be all the rage now with their storage capacities and high-tech wizardry, but they lack a special something that traditional print media still has. Maybe it’s the ability to fold up a newspaper or magazine and stuff it into your bag, or maybe it’s the layout that makes it easier to read. Kim sought to combine the two formats into a high tech reader that has the flexibility of paper.

Read the rest of this entry »


or your inhabitat account below

1 Comment

  1. nobody April 21, 2010 at 6:24 am

    \”next generation e-reader concept\” ? It seems like a joke !
    Of course, this is the ultimate goal since the first research of all epaper type of displays and devices !!
    It\’s just the reality of technology and costs, that prohibit to implement this, and therefore todays latest devices try to adopt the contents to reality, though everybodies aim is to adapt the device to todays newspaper and magazine contents.

get the free Inhabitat newsletter

Submit this form
popular today
all time
most commented
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
Federated Media Publishing - Home