Tag Archives: e-ink

  • Calendar Watch: Your Daily Calendar on Your Wrist

    Calendar Watch: Your Daily Calendar on Your Wrist

    The term “smartwatch” tends to convey a couple of different, not-necessarily-true things: For one, there’s the idea that a smartwatch has to be a clunky, fashionably appalling piece of hardware strapped to your wrist, which has already been thoroughly disproved. The other is that a smartwatch has to do a bunch of arguably superfluous things […]

  • Withings Go Fitness Tracker

    Withings Go Fitness Tracker

    You have a lot of options when it comes to fitness trackers these days, which means that if appearances are important to you, you can select one that looks good in addition to providing the usual fitness tracking functions. For that, there’s the Withings Go fitness tracker, which has a sleek, minimalist design that you […]

  • FES Watch With Electronic Paper Display and Band

    FES Watch With Electronic Paper Display and Band

    The cool thing about electronic paper is that it can be shaped into anything an inventor might imagine, so the old rules about what goes where in conventional technology don’t really apply. That idea is strongly in evidence in the FES Watch, an e-paper watch finally released to the public following a crowdfunding campaign last […]

  • Wove Band: Woven Polyvera Smart Band (Video)

    Wove Band: Woven Polyvera Smart Band (Video)

    Smarwatches are really just getting started (unless you believe they’re already on the way out, which may also be true), but it’s already inspired at least one non-imitator: The Wove Band by Polyvera, billed by the WIRED line “don’t call it a smartwatch.” You may nevertheless be tempted to call the Polyvera Wove Band a […]

  • Oaxis InkCase: Add an E-Ink Screen to the Back of Your iPhone 6

    Oaxis InkCase: Add an E-Ink Screen to the Back of Your iPhone 6

    Electronic ink has myriad benefits that iPhone 6 users may well look upon with envy, like its readability in both low light and the glaring sun, as well as its minimal battery power usage. Now, that envy is unwarranted, thanks to the Oaxis InkCase. The Oaxis InkCase is a small, lightweight attachment that you can […]

  • popSLATE: Add a Second E-Ink Display to Your iPhone

    popSLATE: Add a Second E-Ink Display to Your iPhone

    iPhone cases come in all shapes and sizes, from the simple to being so elaborate that it’s hard to imagine actually using it every day. But popSLATE outdoes them all by way of sheer functionality. That’s because it’s an iPhone case that adds an actual second screen to your phone, one you can use even […]

  • Hemingwrite: An Old-School Typewriter With A High-Tech Twist (Pics)

    Hemingwrite: An Old-School Typewriter With A High-Tech Twist (Pics)

    The typewriter was, by most accounts, a clunky and difficult piece of technology compared to the word processors of today. Unless you grew up with one, it’s unlikely you’d use one now, which means you have no idea about the joy of hammering out a literary project without the distractions of the internet and social […]