From super computers to smart phones

It’s hard to believe that the cell phones that fit in our hands are more powerful than the early computers that once occupied entire rooms. A New York-Historical Society exhibition highlights these and other advancements, from early innovations at the 1964 World’s Fair to modern day tech.

Could thin screens be the future of technology?

From computers and phones to e-readers and watches, our world is filled with display screens. Now, two researchers at the University of Central Florida are developing nanostructures with tunable pigments, which can be used to create flexible, thin screens.