The minds behind PaperTab claim that the ultra-slim, flexible invention will change the face of personal computing forever.

This article titled “Tablet enthralls CES 2013 by treading thin line between computers and paper” was written by Rory Carroll, for guardian.co.uk on Monday 7th January 2013 19.31 UTC

A flexible, paper-thin tablet which looks and feels like a sheet of paper is being touted as a revolutionary advance in computing.

The PaperTab, a high-resolution plastic display PC prototype, was unveiled on Monday at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

A new concept device developed by Intel, Queen's University from Canada and the British firm Plastic Logic, it caused a stir on the first day of the week-long conference with an interactive, 10.7in plastic display that its makers called revolutionary. The team behind the PaperTab said their goal was to emulate the feel of paper with a robust, lightweight product that could bend and be dropped on a desk.

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