Microsoft’s Future Vision: Immersive, 3D, and Surface-Deep
Craig Mundie, research Chief at Microsoft, painted a vision of the direction of interfaces, cloud computing, and immersive worlds at the EmTech08 conference at MIT last week, according to SearchCIO.
In this view, the future of computing will be about computerizing the physical environment - think a mash-up between Bill Gate's Seattle house, I guess, PhotoSynth, and Minority Report.
"If we are to realize the potential that a combination of local and remote computing offers us. The next computing evolution, he said, will be defined by multi-core processing and parallel programming; it will be context-aware, model-based, personalized, humanistic, adaptive, immersive, 3-D and ...