The Aesthetic Case for Arson: Sweet-Looking Melted Keyboard

This HP keyboard was in the wrong place at the wrong time—specifically at a Canadian lumber mill that was torched in a suspected arson case—so now it looks like an awesome pebble sculpture. » 5/30/07 10:10am 5/30/07 10:10am

Minority Report Touch Interface for Real

The iPhone's new touch interface might be nice, but it's nowhere near as involved as the future UI envisioned in Minority Report, where Tom Cruise could drag objects across the screen and manipulate them in all kinds of ways, or "push" them aside to bring up something new. Jeff Han, a research scientist at NYU's… » 1/18/07 8:00am 1/18/07 8:00am