Traditional take on data clutter

Pete writes “BBC News Online has a nifty article here http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/3452315.stm about researchers who have gone back to the future to deal with the problem of information overload.

The former students from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have come up with a gadget which looks like a traditional analogue meter but masks a complexity of digital information.

The device, called the Executive Dashboard, is from an MIT spin-off company Ambient Devices http://www.ambientdevices.com