Microsoft Makes Star Trek ‘Holodeck’ Reality


Microsoft researchers have made Star Trek’s “Holodeck” a reality. The device allows users to see holographic images and directly touch and manipulate them as objects. While none of the technology is consumer ready, the Holodeck uses Microsoft Kinect’s facial recognition to enhance the interaction. Read the full article at

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Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit


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