Microsoft reveals it’s  bold vision for the future of computing — holograms

At an event to announce the latest version of Windows, Microsoft announced “Windows Holographic.”

It’s not virtual reality — where you enter a virtual world — but it’s more like augmented reality, where you wear a special piece of headgear to insert virtual elements into the real world.

Check out these images:

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While these are just concept images, there is strong headway as Apple put a patent out on a 3D hologram system with interactive gesture design. If the two biggest computing companies are full steaming ahead for domination of this niche, who are we to complain?

Gadget Insurance might just be covering you holographic display unit some day! Keep your eyes peeled.