File this under: cool wooden gadgets. While not exactly a practical computer, this custom-built wooden creation is embedded directly into the desk, keyboard and all. It was designed by the talented Marlies Romberg, “a young graduate of the Utrecht School of Arts.” Continue reading for more pictures and information.
“Personally, I am fascinated by how the world is changing into a digital world. To me it seems that; the digital world is personal but not private at all. For example, when I Google to find information about a friend, I will most likely find information about his life, his pets, his company and maybe a review on a digital camera that he has recently written. Notice that the digital verb ‘Googling’ has recently got the status of a real verb in the Netherlands. Just another example how the two worlds become one.”