Imagine being 8-years-old again and on a long car trip. Instead of whining “Are we there, yet?”, you pick up a controller and play with your holographic animals. It sounds like science fiction, but it could be reality someday.
We love the idea of holographic storage. It’s just so Star Trekish. But at $US18,000 per drive and $US180 per 300GB disc, it’s really not that exciting, which is probably why InPhase has folded. [The Register]