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Help! Microsoft put a holographic James Cameron in my basement

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Microsoft put a holographic James Cameron in my basement

Think Zoom meets Facebook meets Roblox but with holograms. Microsoft Mesh envisions the future of communication in virtual worlds.

There he is, in my basement, James “Titanic" Cameron, undersea explorer and digital-filmmaker extraordinaire.

Oh no, no. He’s not on my laptop screen. Resembling something between a Star Wars holo-projection and a Macy’s window display, he’s standing in front of my face on a virtual conference stage. When he turns around you can see the shine of his silver hair and the back of his black boots.

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