screens

Outer Limits

Are We the Last Generation to Experience the Outdoors as We Know it?

Welcome to OUTER LIMITS, a Motherboard series that goes inside the outdoors.
Brian Anderson
10.23.17
*Gazes into the distance*

The Motherboard Guide to Logging Off

We'll see you on the other side of the long weekend.
Motherboard Staff
9.1.17
digital detox

What I Learned After Banning Screens From My Home for a Month

My partner and I traded mindless scrolling for a month of home-cooked meals and rediscovered hobbies.
Kaleigh Rogers
2.2.17
dubai

Building the Largest LED Screen in the World

The Burj Khalifa now boasts the world’s largest LED screen.
Daniel Oberhaus
9.19.16
machines

Wanna Stop Staring at Screens? Try on These Glasses

The glasses become opaque, effectively blinding you until you look away.
Camilo Salas
6.1.16
Opinion

Half Our Gadgets Are Solving Problems Created by Our Other Gadgets

Maybe we don’t need to use technology to fight technology. Maybe we should just go outside for a bit.
Kaleigh Rogers
1.9.15
gadgets

Beyond Rectangles: LCD Screens Can Now Be Made in Nearly Any Shape

Today at CES in Las Vegas, Sharp announced new LCD tech that allows screens to be designed in “virtually” any shape.
Derek Mead
1.5.15
Internet

The Deeper I Stare Into the Internet, the More My Red Eyes Burn

Computer vision syndrome is dry eye for the digitally enslaved.
Brian Anderson
9.4.14
machines

Chemists Provide a Crucial Update to Hyper-Vivid Quantum Dot Screens

Just in case your reds aren't quite red enough.
Michael Byrne
8.10.14
Pixels

Super-Thin and Flexible Screens Could Be Made of Nano-Pixels

Researchers made a display that's just nanometres thick and super-high res.
Victoria Turk
7.11.14
machines

Airbus Wants Planes With Windowless Cockpits

That is, if pilotless planes don't get here first.
Ben Richmond
7.9.14
Motherboard Blog

This Flexible Display Can Be Stretched, Too

But it's not ready for your phone yet.
Derek Mead
9.24.13