tl;dr: Canadians and Arizonians have built a tiny bendable computer.
Check it: http://www.humanmedialab.org/paperphone/
For those with functioning attention spans:
Revolutionary New Paper Computer Shows Flexible Future for Smartphones and Tablets
Queen's University (Canada) (05/04/11)
Researchers at Queen's University, Arizona State University, and E Ink
Corp. have developed the PaperPhone, an interactive paper-sized
computer. "This computer looks, feels, and operates like a small sheet
of interactive paper," says Roel Vertegaal, director of the Human Media
Lab at Queen's University. "You interact with it by bending it into a
cell phone, flipping the corner to turn pages, or writing on it with a
pen." Vertegaal expects paper computers to revolutionize interactive
computing within five years. The PaperPhone smartphone prototype offers
all of the functions of a smartphone, but has a 9.5 cm diagonal thin
film flexible E Ink display, which makes it more portable than mobile
computers. The researchers say that the interactive paper-sized
computers do not consume power when nobody is using them, and the
devices do not feel like a sheet of glass or metal. Larger versions
will be able to store and interact with documents. The researchers also
developed a wristband computer based on the technology called Snaplet.
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