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Smart Anime Hologram Is Now Available For Pre-Order In Japan And The US

With a little space in your room and an extra 321,840 yen (2,730 USD) to spare, you could live life devoid of loneliness even if you decide to never step foot from your house again. It’s been almost a year since we first introduced the Hologram Communication Robot by Gatebox, a virtual robot of your favorite character to share your life with. Now, 300 units of the device are available for pre-sale in Japan and the US, and will soon be making their way into the arms of their new human companions. Source: YouTube For those unfamiliar with this cutting edge anime hologram, it can simply be described as a…

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Hatsune Miku Fan Creates Miniature 3D Hologram Of The Digital Pop Star At Home

Even for non-fans of digital Japanese pop star Hatsune Miku, concerts featuring her 3D holographic self are quite the incredible sights to see. Despite being a Vocaloid who, if you reach out to touch her, is nothing more than a projection of lights and computer graphics, her powerful presence on stage will hypnotize you into thinking she is a real life superstar — and in so many ways, she is. But knowing not everyone can go out to see her up close in concert, Japanese Twitter user @MiNoMuSu found a way to allow fans to get the full Hatsune Miku experience at home, only in miniature size. カメラ持ってきて疑似ホログラム撮ってみたあーこれ居るわ。そこに居るわ。 pic.twitter.com/2ZOCzKMxBn —…

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This Dude Made An Awesome Pokemon Hologram Rig With Image Tracking

Whether you are a kid or an adult, we can all appreciate the way the Pokemon series has sparked our creative curiosity and made us dream of a world where we could battle and hang out with the cool little guys. Maybe that’ll never happen, but we can at least marvel at this awesome attempt to bring Pokemon a little closer to our world with this brilliant Pokemon hologram setup by kennywdev. Kennywdev posted a thread on reddit, explaining that he made a prism out of plexiglass and mounted a camera on top for image tracking. He then created a 3D scene in Unity using Pokemon and Vuforia models. The…

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An Anime Hologram Assistant That Lives In Your Room And Controls Your Devices

A world where you can live and interact with your favorite animated character may not be as far off and impossible as it sounds. Source: YouTube Well, to a certain degree. Gatebox, conceptually developed by Japanese startup vinclu Inc., is the world’s first “Hologram Communication Robot”, and is designed to access and control Internet of Things devices in your house in order to be your own personal assistant. Gatebox serves as a robotic device that projects an A.I. operated hologram of your favorite character to assist you with daily duties. Using hologram projection technology and a wide array of sensors, Gatebox is able to detect certain behaviors of its owner…

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