09 Aug '11, 3pm

Erasable E-paper Can Be Printed, Erased, Reprinted Over 250 Times (video) #gadgets

Erasable E-paper Can Be Printed, Erased, Reprinted Over 250 Times (video) #gadgets

The e-paper can produce different colors for more dynamic posters, and doesn't require a backlight. It is different from e-paper devices because it is essentially just the display, disconnected from any device that might update the display. The e-paper is printed with one image, and that's it until it is erased and reprinted. In the past, we've seen researchers excited about replacing paper signs or billboards with e-ink displays that can be updated on a whim, but this e-paper is a closer equivalent to the single-use printed posters we're used to, only they can be reprinted.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/08/erasable-epaper-c...

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