Amazing. Interact with objects without being in it’s presence, featuring Kinect, projectors and a complex 900 small motors system. I think this one is the next big thing in computer technology, more than 3D printing.
"inFORM is a Dynamic Shape Display that can render 3D content physically, so users can interact with digital information in a tangible way. inFORM can also interact with the physical world around it, for example moving objects on the table's surface. Remote participants in a video conference can be displayed physically, allowing for a strong sense of presence and the ability to interact physically at a distance. inFORM is a step toward our vision of Radical Atoms: tangible.media.mit.edu/vision/"
- Tangible Media Group
- Memolition article