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These Temporary Flash Tattoos Can Actually Control Technology

The future is here.

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These Temporary Flash Tattoos Can Actually Control Technology

The future is here.

These aren’t the flash tattoos you’re used to seeing at music festivals. DuoSkin is bringing all new meaning to “touchscreen,” introducing metallic stick-ons that allow wearers to control digital devices via skin. The prototype project is a collaboration between MIT Media Lab and Microsoft Research and uses gold metal leaf material for three different applications: touch input, display output and wireless communication. See how DuoSkin works above, and welcome to the future.

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