The Greatest Gadget of the 21st Century, but you can't eat your dinner off it. That's where Table Connect comes in, a convergence of furniture and phone that lets you control your apps and games on its surface -- if it's really real, that is.may be a contender for the
Cynics suggested the iPad was a giant -- which would make this German project an extremely giant iPad. Cynics would also suggest that this appears to be a little fake.
Holding the cynical sauce for a second, let's take a look at the 58-inch capacitive touchscreen in action:
The makers of Table Connect say it's compatible with iOS 4 and offers access to iPhone apps and features like multi-touch and multitasking. The phone has to be jailbroken and a dedicated app installed. That done, plug your iPhone 4 or 3GS in via the standard connector cable, and you'll be able to swoosh your arms around, browsing the Web with an insouciant fingertip, swiping through apps with a flick of the wrist, and resizing photos by spreading your arms.
We could definitely see one of these in our house. Just imagine playing