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This article was published on November 2, 2010


Huge: Video of the 58 inch iPhone table prototype

Huge: Video of the 58 inch iPhone table prototype
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So unless this is a really well done fake, it would seem that the 58 inch, multitouch iPhone table is real.

The table, built by Table Connect, works through a dedicated app that gives you “complete control over your iPhone using the table”, and requires your iPhone (4 & 3GS) to be jailbroken. The developers say on their website that, “Please understand…that we will not talk about technological details at this point in time, due to competitive reasons,” so exactly how it works – other than the obvious connection point of the dock cable, we’re not sure.

So take a look at the video and let us know if a) you’re convinced it’s real and b) you’d buy one of these in a heartbeat: