7-Eleven In Japan Is Trialing Holographic Touch-free Point Of Sale Registers

It will be a while before we are able to manipulate hologram objects like Tony Stark or Michael Jennings without wearing a head-mounted display like the HoloLens. But for now, the closest we will get is this: an invention called Digi POS.

Meet LitiHolo, The First Consumer-grade Desktop 3D Hologram Printer

Not going to lie. When I first read about the Desktop 3D Hologram Printer by Litiholo, I was thrilled. Immediately, the hologram recording of Princess Leia’s message to Obi-Wan Kenobi projected from R2-D2 come to mind. Alas, the Desktop 3D Hologram Printer was not that.

German-based Circus Troupe Uses Hologram Of Animals As Part Of Its Performances

Aside from funny clowns and heart-stopping trapeze, animals played a huge part in a circus. Unfortunately, due to reported abuses and maltreatment of these animal performers, as well as concern for public safety, animals were slowly banned across the world as far back as year 2000. Since then, circus performances have never been the same.

Japanese Company Wants To Install High-tech, Hologram-like Interface In Japan’s Toilets

You know how some sci-fi movies show people using interfaces that appeared to be floating in the air? Have you ever thought about why? I did (think about it) and I arrive at no conclusion as to why other than it looked cool and decidedly, well, futuristic.

Microsoft Introduces HoloLens 2, Claims More Immersion And Comfort

Windows Phone may be dead, but Microsoft is still setting up shop at Mobile World Congress. However, this time, they are there to talk about intelligent cloud and intelligent edge – both which are topics that I will not be able to wrap my head around. So, instead of trying to pretend we are acquaint …

You Can Build Your Own Star Wars Holocron with this Open-source Holographic Platform

For those who have been dreaming about video calls the holographic way like what the people from the galaxy far, far away did, well, your dream might just come true. We say ‘might’ cos’ we reserve our right for scepticism since we have yet to see it for ourselves and besides, the fact that the …

Artist Memukhin Oleg Creates Life-like Holographic Aquarium That’s Strangely Mesmerizing

I love ornamental fishes, but never own an aquarium myself due to the hassle that entails with such strangely tranquil hobby. However, if the said aquarium is a result of CGI, such as this mesmerizing example created by Russian artist Memukhin Oleg, which requires no attention, water change and whatsoever, then I may changed my …

Microsoft’s HoloLens Is The Closest You Will Get To Tony Stark’s Hologram Computer For Now

Besides revealing the brand new OS during the January 21st event, tech giant Microsoft also dished out two hardwares, which kind surprises most folks. They are a holographic eyewear dubbed HoloLens and a big-ass 84-inch 4K all-in-one (more like a TV set, really). The former is one that really shines, despite the influx of video …