And the holodeck is one step closer

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

  1. Terengo

    Terengo Commander Red Shirt

    Mar 29, 2006
    St. Louis, bitches
  2. Brandonv

    Brandonv Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    Jan 22, 2003
    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.

    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

    Feb 21, 2005
    On the USS Sovereign
    Good article. How long before it is all put together into a TAS holodeck?
  4. jefferiestubes8

    jefferiestubes8 Commodore Premium Member

    Mar 8, 2009
    New York City
    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?