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By Wil McCarthy

Programmable subject may not be the subsequent technological revolution, nor perhaps even the only after that. yet it's coming, and while it does, it's going to switch our lives up to any invention ever has. think having the ability to software subject itself-to swap it, with the press of a cursor, from demanding to tender, from paper to stone, from fluorescent to super-reflective to invisible. Supported by way of companies starting from Levi Strauss and IBM to the safety division, solid-state physicists in popular laboratories are operating to make it a fact. during this excellent research, Wil McCarthy visits the laboratories and talks with the researchers who're constructing this impressive know-how, describes how they're studying to regulate it, and tells us the place all it will lead. the chances are actually astonishing.

The book's technology is stable and McCarthy's fervor surely infectious. the longer term by no means felt so shut. —Wired

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