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5th Mar '17 12:20:37 PM DaibhidC
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* [=FitzSimmons=]'s holotable on the Bus in early seasons of ''Series/MarvelsAgentsOfSHIELD'' (including one funny scene where Coulson and Ward are looking at something on it, and have no idea how to do all the cool "moving holograms around" stuff Jemma and Leo do, or even how to close a window once they've finished with it).

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* [=FitzSimmons=]'s holotable on the Bus in early seasons of ''Series/MarvelsAgentsOfSHIELD'' ''Series/AgentsOfSHIELD'' (including one funny scene where Coulson and Ward are looking at something on it, and have no idea how to do all the cool "moving holograms around" stuff Jemma and Leo do, or even how to close a window once they've finished with it).
5th Mar '17 12:20:18 PM DaibhidC
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* [=FitzSimmons=]'s holotable on the Bus in early seasons of ''Series/MarvelsAgentsOfSHIELD'' (including one funny scene where Coulson and Ward are looking at something on it, and have no idea how to do all the cool "moving holograms around" stuff Jemma and Leo do, or even how to close a window once they've finished with it).
5th Mar '17 12:14:35 PM DaibhidC
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* As in ''Eclipse Phase'', ''TabletopGame/TranshumanSpace'' creates this effect via ubiquitous AR via Virtual Interface Implants.
28th Nov '16 9:52:49 AM JakesBrain
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* [[PlayfulHacker Sombra]] of ''VideoGame/{{Overwatch}}'' seems to have hologram projectors in her cybernetic arm or something as her [[HollywoodHacking hacking]] involves tossing around and manipulating flat holographic screens.

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* [[PlayfulHacker Sombra]] of ''VideoGame/{{Overwatch}}'' seems to have hologram projectors built in with the rest of her cybernetic arm or something {{cyborg}} enhancements, as her [[HollywoodHacking hacking]] involves tossing around and manipulating flat holographic screens.
19th Nov '16 1:42:22 PM zarpaulus
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* [[PlayfulHacker Sombra]] of ''VideoGame/{{Overwatch}}'' seems to have hologram projectors in her cybernetic arm or something as her [[HollywoodHacking hacking]] involves tossing around and manipulating flat holographic screens.
20th Oct '16 8:46:39 PM arbiter099
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Similar to the ViewerFriendlyInterface, yet very much an UnusualUserInterface, the HolographicTerminal is just that, a combination keyboard and screen made of transparent HardLight that can be used to control computers, machines, or access other {{Phlebotinum}} derived devices and abilities. It's somehow solid enough to stop your hand going through it (but presumably not so much to stop a gunshot or sword, but at least [[ExplosiveInstrumentation it won't explode in your face]]) and can tell what you're pushing much like a regular touch screen. Whatever it displays is usually visible from "behind" as well (so be sure not to read personal mail in public).

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Similar to the ViewerFriendlyInterface, yet very much an UnusualUserInterface, the HolographicTerminal Holographic Terminal is just that, a combination keyboard and screen made of transparent HardLight that can be used to control computers, machines, or access other {{Phlebotinum}} derived devices and abilities. It's somehow solid enough to stop your hand going through it (but presumably not so much to stop a gunshot or sword, but at least [[ExplosiveInstrumentation it won't explode in your face]]) and can tell what you're pushing much like a regular touch screen. Whatever it displays is usually visible from "behind" as well (so be sure not to read personal mail in public).
19th Sep '16 2:07:14 PM LinTaylor
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* In ''VideoGame/DragonBallXenoverse2'', whenever the player goes into the pause menu, it's represented in-game by their Time Patroller activating one of these.
13th Sep '16 7:58:46 AM Kalaong
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* [[http://www.designboom.com/technology/transparent-smartphone-by-polytron/ Taiwan-based Polytron Technologies]] has not only built transparent smartphones, but [[DataCrystal transparent USB memory sticks]].
6th Aug '16 2:04:31 PM UmbrellasWereAwesome
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* In the ''Franchise/{{Halo}}'' game series, [[ScaryDogmaticAliens Covenant]] and [[{{Precursors}} Forerunner]] control panels are made of light - blue and purple for the Covenant, and aquamarine and orange for the Forerunners. They usually have visible emitters.

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* In the ''Franchise/{{Halo}}'' game series, [[ScaryDogmaticAliens Covenant]] and [[{{Precursors}} Forerunner]] control panels are made of light - blue and purple for the Covenant, and aquamarine and orange for the Forerunners. They usually have visible emitters. To a lesser degree, humans have also started to use these.
1st Jul '16 9:56:53 PM UmbrellasWereAwesome
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* Practically ''abused'' to its logical extreme in ''Anime/MacrossFrontier'': cellphones, toys and advertisements all have projected holographic displays that move around outside the physical boundary of the device emitting them. Military equipment seems "serious" and physical, while commercial electronics indulge in [[ViewerFriendlyInterface all sorts of holographic fancy]]. A particularly egregious example is a cellphone-to-cellphone file transfer system that consists of actually ''tossing'' a small holographic file from one phone to another.
** That last one [[TechnologyMarchesOn doesn't sound so unrealistic now;]] some smartphones are now sharing files just by being lightly tapped against each other.

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* Practically ''abused'' to its logical extreme in ''Anime/MacrossFrontier'': ''Anime/{{Macross}}'' series from ''Anime/MacrossFrontier'' onward: cellphones, toys toys, advertisements, and advertisements even scanning devices all have projected holographic displays that move around outside the physical boundary of the device emitting them. Military equipment seems tends to be on the more "serious" and physical, physical side, while commercial electronics indulge in [[ViewerFriendlyInterface all sorts of holographic fancy]]. A particularly egregious notable example is a cellphone-to-cellphone file transfer system that consists of actually ''tossing'' a small holographic file from one phone to another.
** That last one
another, which the show's creators came up with years ''before'' [[TechnologyMarchesOn doesn't sound so unrealistic now;]] some people in real life started designing smartphones are now sharing that could share files just by being lightly tapped against each other.other]].
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