This Is The Future of the Desktop PC

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It’s not every day you get to re-imagine what the desktop computer will look like, especially in an age where mobility is taking over. However, courtesy of some brilliant thinkers at the Media Computing Group at Aachen University in Germany, the desktop computer is looking brand-spanking new and totally awesome. It even has a curve to it. It’s called the BendDesk.

By utilizing two projectors, three cameras, and a few IR-LEDs, the


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#1
Markus Vad Flaaten
December 14th, 2010 at 10:33 am

No thanks. :)

 
 
#2
Shaan
February 26th, 2011 at 11:59 am

Hope that future is not far :)

 
 
#3
Bryce
March 20th, 2011 at 11:43 pm

iPad

 
 
#4
Selkies
March 21st, 2011 at 4:33 pm

This is technologically really cool, but I really hope this is NOT the future of desktop computers. If it is, I hope I’m not part of that future.

 
 
#5
Truth
April 7th, 2011 at 11:34 pm

so, you will kill yourself if this comes out? I would hope you thought better of yourself

 
 
#6
At At
April 8th, 2011 at 6:09 pm

Cap!

 
 
#7
Reason
May 20th, 2011 at 8:17 pm

It looks like it may make for a fun arcade game.  However, it could never replace a desktop.  A desktop PC is a desktop because it goes “on a desk”.  I know that my desk has stuff (files, cd’s, various other documents) spread out on it at all times!  Not to mention that the drawers are full as well.  Desktop computers are here to stay.

 

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