The guys at Hewlett-Packard take seriously the word invent in their logo.
“The next revolution of the HP PCs will be mind control” predicted the worldwide marketing manager for Hewlett-Packard, Xavier Lauwaert at CES 2011, during a panel discussion about the future of user interfaces. Ferrari engineers would probably agree with him.
Contrarily, during the same user-interface panel Sony Computer Entertainment senior researcher Richard Marks said that mind control has too much limitations. He believes that future user interface will include a combination of buttons and motion/touch-sensing, depending on the applications.
“There’s a lot of interfaces that make the application better because the interface is a part of it” said Marks, who works specifically on Sony’s PlayStation console.
Let’s hope HP knows something that Sony doesn’t!
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