Free Trend Report Free 2018 Report & eBook

Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.

Keynotes.org Our Research Methodology

This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.

Shine Pocket Computer Merges Phone and PC in a Way Unlike the iPad

 - Jun 3, 2011
References: industrialdesignserved
A problem arose when consumers found themselves with a laptop and a smartphone and craved an intermediate technology, and the Shine Pocket Computer offers all required capabilities within that transitional spectrum.

Khaydarov Alexander suggests a user-friendly touchscreen tablet that boasts a tangible retractable keyboard. Users may find this infinitely easier for typing compared to its iPad cousins. A practical radial menu of functions is presented, allowing one to access everything from the internet and messages to a media player and camera.

The dimensions of the Shine Pocket Computer permit a sufficient-sized display screen for watching videos and viewing pictures. Despite its built-in keypad, the device carries no bulk, remaining streamlined and lightweight. Existing only as a concept, this is one gadget that would do very well on the market if it ever progresses to manufacturing.