Microsoft Patent: One hard light projector away from the holodeck

#1 Posted by endaround (2146 posts) -

Maybe I missed this somewhere here but a new Microsoft patent has been revealed about projecting images on the walls all around a player:

http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-19568451

This is either great or the worst thing ever, I'm not sure yet.

#2 Posted by MooseyMcMan (11123 posts) -

I bet it'll be at least ten years until they try to sell anything similar to this, and even then, it won't work right half the time.

That's the thing with weird patents. They often don't go anywhere.

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#3 Edited by MikeGosot (3227 posts) -
@MooseyMcMan said:

I bet it'll be at least ten years until they try to sell anything similar to this, and even then, it won't work right half the time.

That's the thing with weird patents. They often don't go anywhere.

LET THE IMAGINATION FLOW GODDAMNIT

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