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New Display Technology Lets Lcds Produce Princess Leia-Style Holograms


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Holomodule

A two-by-two-inch "holomodule" will be Leias first product.

Credit: LEIA Inc.

During a famous scene in Star Wars, Princess Leia has R2D2 play a holographic video message in midair in which she pleads for help from Obi-Wan Kenobi. In the near future, smartphones and other mobile devices will have the ability to show something quite similar, according to David Fattal.

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