How Microsoft’s HoloLens Could Change Communication Via “Holoportation”

Microsoft Research is working on a 3D communications technology that simulates teleportation using the HoloLens augmented-reality glasses that it has dubbed “Holoportation.”

Since Microsoft first took the wraps off its HoloLens mixed reality goggles, the company has demonstrated a number of potential consumer and business uses for the device.

But in a newly published video clip, Microsoft revealed yet another potential, yet futuristic use: As a communication device using a technique its researchers have dubbed “Holoportation.”