Disposable E-Paper is an invention of Professor Andrew Steckl of University of Cincinnati. Disposable E-Paper will be something very cheap, very fast, full color and after you use it for several times, and don’t want it anymore, simply dumb it into a trashcan!

Disposable-E-PaperNot only disposable, we might be throwing away iPad in the future. The electrowetting involves electrifying of a hydrophobic surface in a display, taking the shape of a paper but resemble a computer monitor in terms of its ability to store information.

No info about when the Disposable E-Paper will be massly produced yet, but owing to Professor Andrew Steckl’s great invention, our next generation would enjoy the world full of amazing technology, don’t they? 😉

[ Source: Gizmodo ; Dr. Andrew J. Steckl ]