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Flexibility - It's the Next New Thing

It seems flexible is "in" with the next gen credit card leading the way, and thanks to organic radical batteries, we'll soon see these ultra-thin flexible plastic credit cards. Also recently, Slashgear explored Samsung's flexible display patent, and the variety of form factors it might take when commercialized.

And then there is this Nokia prototype of a flexible and transparent mobile device, unveiled last fall. I might dump my current smartphone for this baby.



Google Shares Nexus One Design Thinking

While this video also sits in my Vodpod collection on the right side of this page, I wanted to highlight the video not for the design secrets it reveals (there really aren't any revelations in the video) but because of how it highlights the importance of an integrated hardware and software user experience. I find that positioning most interesting in light of the UI fragmentation concerns that persist around Android.