Week In Tech: Ideas In Mobile, Visualization, And Industrial Design

Here is a look back at some standout tech stories from the past week.

Kyle Studstill
Kyle Studstill on June 20, 2010.

Below is a look at some of this week’s standout technology stories:

Research & Development

IBM’s Watson is really smart, will try to prove it on Jeopardy! this fall

Reproductive Tech Outpaces Longevity Tech, as World’s Oldest Mother is Now Dying of Old Age


iPhone RFID lets you embed the real world with secret codes

Finally, an e-reader you can roll up and stick in your pocket

San Francisco Passes Cellphone Radiation Law

Life, a web browser optimized for the iPad


Emotional Fashion – Wearable Absence

Tower of Winds lighting system is modified by the intensity and direction of various light sources

Industrial Design

USB Typewriter Turns iPad into Paper

Electrolux Design Lab 2010 semi-finalists announced