tablet

prison hacks

Idaho Prisoners Hack Tablets and Steal Nearly a Quarter of a Million Dollars in Credits

More than 300 inmates hacked their tablets to avoid the high cost of cruising the internet while jailed.
Matthew Gault
7.27.18
proto-ipad

Apple Has Been Struggling with the Stylus for 20 Years

Nearly 20 years before Apple popularized the tablet computer, it created a series of prototype devices that in some ways operate closer to the modern-day iPad Pro than the machine it actually released in 2010.
Ernie Smith
6.30.17
Life Inside

The Strange Sensation of Using a Tablet for the First Time in Prison

Touchscreens are tricky when you've been locked up for over 20 years.
Jerry Metcalf
6.23.17
These Are Not the Droids You're Looking For

I Talked to Four Humanoid Robots and They’re Mostly Dumb as Doornails

"Human relationships can be hard to define."
Zoltan Istvan
4.23.17
paintings

Shapeshifting Airbrush Paintings Take You Through an Artist's Looking Glass

The emptiness of a present digital world and the richness of an absent Sri Lankan heritage find new expression in the work of geetha thurairajah.
Emerson Rosenthal
3.13.17
PC

Here’s North Korea’s Totalitarian Android Tablet

But don't try to install your own apps on it.
Joseph Cox
12.27.16
short circuit

A Google Engineer Is on a USB Cable-Reviewing Spree

Has he lost his damn mind?
Jordan Pearson
11.4.15
Art

Here's a $30,000 Doghouse

Because no price is too high for your pooch.
Sami Emory
3.6.15
Art

Meet The Digital Finger Painter Creating Hyper-Surreal Tablet Art

With his hyper-detailed tablet artworks, Jaime Sanjuan puts the "digits" in digital painting.
Beckett Mufson
10.8.14
Art

Cracked iPhone Screens Become Accidental Abstract Art

Cracked, burned, frozen, and smashed screens make up this photo series of found glitch art.
Beckett Mufson
10.8.14
Design

Make Your Own Monet With This Light-Simulating Paint App

Psykopaint hijacks your tablet's gyroscope, adding a sense of depth and texture to digital paintings by imitating natural lighting conditions.
Kevin Holmes
7.18.14
Art

Data-Gathering Devices Become Spying Face In This Interactive Mobile Sculpture

Neil Mendoza’s I Spy features Android tablets that stare back at us.
Kevin Holmes
12.17.12
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