Did you see this news from Wired? “Behold, It Folds” —
“Ever wish you could fold your tablet in half and stick it in your pocket? Well now you can! Itâ€™s all thanks to the innovators at Sony, who figured that what the Android tablet market is missing can be summed up in one word: foldability.”
Different doesn’t always mean better, but ok, there is some practicality in terms of the Sony Taco’s portability, compared to say, an iPad:
It has some pluses. But in terms of e-readers, foldability isn’t going to add very much to the reading experience.
Speaking of which, what about the foldable e-ink screen? (Check out some pictures of the folding e-ink screen prototype, inÂ this article from mythbusting friends Jamie and Adam).