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The future of computing in Paycheck

by Critical Commons Manager

A holographic 3D display provides the key to reverse engineering the future of computing via a sexy, undulating, female avatar. The unself-conscious resonance between this clip's image of a sexy female body as an interface and early internet fantasies of online digital escorts such as "Virtual Valerie" are hard to escape. We might also compare this image with Microsoft's sassy real-world search engine interface Ms. Dewey which launched three years later.

Paycheck holographic 3D interface

An engineer uses a holographic 3D interface to redesign the future of computing

from Paycheck (2003)
Creator: John Woo
Distributor: Paramount
Posted by Critical Commons Manager
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