Beaming images straight into the occipital lobe is still many years away, and might not happen in my lifetime. But what we're getting in the meantime is sweet enough to put the finest gadgets of 2008 to shame.
Say hello to the flexible, wearable digital screen, amigo. Universal Display
If it's good enough for Uncle Sam, this technology should be good enough for the consumer market, too. Imagine strapping your Apple
All of that will take more than a few years, of course, but Universal Display and its partners are proving that their wild ideas are within reach with today's OLED technology. The prototype, manufactured by LG Display
Don't say we didn't warn you, Fool. You don't want to miss this gravy train.
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