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  • MIT invents computer that runs away

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    MIT has taken the unfriendly computer interface to its natural conclusion: and created a computer that runs away from you.

    We’ve all had experiences with user interface elements that run away from us: toolbars in Windows, or the drive icons on the Mac OS X desktop, for example. But “Clocky” goes all the way – it’s an alarm clock that has wheels. If you hit the snooze button, “Clocky” rolls away and hides. To make life doubly difficult, … Read More

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