Microsoft demos SecondLight 3D UI with its next-gen Surface

Microsoft has been investing a lot of energy into new user interfaces such as gesture-based interactions that replace mouse clicks and hologram virtual meetings. Here's a quick look at how the company envisions the next generation "touch" computing interface for its Surface PC. This technology, dubbed SecondLight, involves using a special scanning screen to view "hidden" information being projected in the 3D space above the screen. Take a look with this video produced by Microsoft Research in Cambridge.

What do you think the next generation user interface will look like and is Microsoft capable of leading the way?

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