The digital aquarium
Mitsubishi was displaying off a “digital aquarium” yesterday, which has a shocking variety of meant customers, from the lazy, to the extremely wealthy, to the reforming uncommon-fish poacher. The aquarium is sixteen ft lengthy and three ft tall, however (disappointingly) it’s only a display onto which pc generated 3D photographs of fish and underwater surroundings are projected. Supposedly the actual kicker is these fish are a lot better behaved than the actual factor, and reply to consumer interplay; on the demonstration in Osaka, the digital fish reacted to at least one viewer’s actual handclaps. How lengthy till somebody writes a virus that generates a digital shark within the aquarium, and even higher, a digital fisherman?