bendable bendable

Definition(s):

  • (adj) capable of being bent or flexed or twisted without breaking

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Many customers are tugged in by their children, who make up 30% of Hojos' customers, are wooed with special bibs, bendable straws and their own menu.
  2. But so far the item I'm most charmed by is this: bendable optical fiber.
  3. Some doctors now insert bendable rods that can be turned downward.

News

  1. Corning Is Working On A Bendable Version Of Its Gorilla Glass

    One of the cool new technologies coming soon from the labs at Corning is a type of glass that's so bendable, you'd swear it was plastic. It's called Willow Glass , and it's designed to be used as a touchscreen, or for high-temperature displays, Corning's Dr. Waguih Ishak, a vice president for Corning West Technology Center, said Monday on stage at Bloomberg's Next Big Thing Summit.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Business Insider

  2. Flexible plastic camera sensor headed to smartphones, wearables and more

    Bendable cameras and sensors that can flex around corners could be on the horizon, with the first flexible image sensor built on plastic being developed by Plastic Logic and ISORG. The 40 x 40 mm sensor uses a flexible, transmissive backplane created by Plastic Logic, on top of which ISORG layers an organic photodetector material Read The Full Story
    on June 13, 2013     Source: SlashGear

  3. Your Smartphone in 2018: 15 Futuristic Features

    In many ways, the evolution of the smartphone since the debut of the original iPhone in 2007 has been a predictable straight line —bigger screen, more powerful processors, longer battery life, faster data connections, higher-resolution cameras and more apps. But recent advances have signaled a potential sea-change in smartphone evolution. We’re talking bendable screens and other radically ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: LiveScience.com via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. Researchers at Sony and the Max Planck Institute in Germany told the Journal of Physics: "The displays have excellent brightness and are transparent, bendable and flexible. There are practically no display size limitations and they could be produced...
    on Oct 2, 2008 By: Max Planck Source: Mirror.co.uk

  2. "Of the stocks I'm following between now and year-end, it can have the biggest move," Cramer said. "The bendable fiber story is a very compelling story."
    on Nov 13, 2007 By: Jim Cramer Source: TheStreet.com

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