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3D Hologram Video-Chats

Google's Project Starline Uses AI Recognition for Lifelike Holograms

— May 24, 2021 — Tech
Google's Project Starline is a one-of-a-kind teleconferencing system that uses AI recognition technology to project lifelike holograms. The company unveiled its new technology at its I/O 2021 event. As video conferences become the norm in the workforce, this new way of virtual communication revolutionizes the video-chat industry.

Google replaces cameras and screens for what's called a 'magic window', wherein a hologram of the person on the other line is projected. Complex 3D scanning, AI recognition, and imaging tools are used to make the teleconference look and feel lifelike.

Using a specialized slew of depth sensors, the Project Starline is able to capture accurate movements. A light field display is then used to capture 3D video. The technology is still underdeveloped and is not yet cleared for sale by the FCC.

Image Credit: Yanko Design
Trend Themes
1. AI Hologram Video-chats - AI recognition technology is the key to project lifelike holograms in teleconferencing systems, providing a new way of virtual communication.
2. Magic-window Communication - Replacing cameras and screens with a 'magic window' in video-chat industry is the new trend in virtual communication.
3. 3D Scanning and Imaging Tools for Holograms - The use of specialized 3D scanning, AI recognition, and imaging tools makes teleconferencing look and feel lifelike, revolutionizing the video conferencing industry.
Industry Implications
1. Teleconferencing Systems Industry - AI recognition technology can revolutionize the teleconferencing systems industry with lifelike holograms.
2. Virtual Communication Industry - The use of a 'magic window' in video-chat industry creates new opportunities for the virtual communication industry.
3. Depth Sensors and Display Industry - Specialized depth sensors and light field displays are key technologies in creating lifelike holograms, providing opportunities for future innovation and growth in this industry.
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