Microsoft Unveils Project Zanzibar

Microsoft Unveils Project Zanzibar

Microsoft just unveiled a new object sensing mat, currently called Project Zanzibar. The concept is a long way from becoming a consumer product, but Microsoft has done some amazing research. The mat can interact with physical objects and create digital responses. For instance, a game piece could be moved on the map and correspond on the screen. The prototype looks quite impressive.

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