By Sean Captain
Posted 10.05.2007 at 11:50 am 3 Comments
Screen resolution is so early-2007. At the CEATEC show in Japan this year, the big TV news is contrast—the difference in brightness between the lightest and darkest parts of the screen. The higher that difference, the easier details are to see and the more images pop off the screen. Nearly every TV maker is trying to push contrast higher, and they are doing it in many different ways.
Five amazing, clean technologies that will set us free, in this month's energy-focused issue. Also: how to build a better bomb detector, the robotic toys that are raising your children, a human catapult, the world's smallest arcade, and much more.