And the holodeck is one step closer

Discussion in 'Science and Technology' started by Terengo, Apr 12, 2008.

  1. Terengo

    Terengo Commander Red Shirt

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  2. Brandonv

    Brandonv Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

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    I was just about to post this, but you beat me to it. :)

    The page you linked to isn't loading for me. Here is another link though.

    http://www.physorg.com/news127137136.html

    Since Star Trek holodecks use a treadmill effect to simulate walking, I guess we now know what the minimum size of a holodeck is. :cool:
     
  3. Ronald Held

    Ronald Held Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

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    Good article. How long before it is all put together into a TAS holodeck?
     
  4. jefferiestubes8

    jefferiestubes8 Commodore Commodore

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    living-room-based Holodeck by Microsoft

    Microsoft Sketches Out Holodeck-ish Tech in Patent App
    I would say the photo in the patent really shows the closest thing so far in your own living room.
    Environmental display by projection
    with the XBOX 720 in 2014?