The Bubble Screen is an exploration of first building a display system, and then investigating which information type is best communicated through it. One of its main benefits is the ability to view information from any angle and perhaps even in 3D.
Almost every product promises to save us time, yet this is rarely the case. The Progress Bar is a physical manifestation of a familiar software event like waiting for information to transfer or download. The PC is one of many household objects, that require its user to wait nearby. The Progress Bar means this is no longer necessary.