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I'm trying to remember all the uses of Quantum of Solace 'Holo Tables' (alá Pixelsense) in recent movies, and there is one example that (whilst I can recall the imagery) I can't locate what movie it's from?

The USB pen/data recorder is simply placed on the table, without any need for connection/transfer and the table surface immediately retrieves the information off it and interfaces it in a useful way.

  • I Believe the data taken off the devices is images/photographs
  • The device is not a Mobile phone
  • The table creates an outline of the device when it is placed down.

Does anyone know what Movie/TV show this is from? and if so, could you provide screenshots to confirm?

It's not the devices from: Quantum of Solace, Mission Impossible:Ghost Protocol, Iron-Man, The Avengers or Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D

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I believe there's such a device in Ghostrider 2. But I think that was map and not really a table. –  invalid_id Jan 24 '14 at 10:50
I am still thinking the outline of the device is from Ghost Protocol. While I'm not positive of a Ghost Protocol connection, I do remember the exact scene you are talking about in a movie. Wish I had that Eidetic recall to help here! –  Paulster2 Jan 24 '14 at 17:55
It definitely isn't Ghost Protocol I'm thinking of, hence its inclusion in the list... –  John Smith Optional Jan 24 '14 at 18:09
I could swear I saw a scene like this in CSI Miami or one of the CSI shows. –  Vladimir Oselsky Feb 14 '14 at 14:11
Could you provide a timeframe, male/female protagonist, movie/TV genre? –  Jeff Mahaney Feb 25 '14 at 18:22

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I think I've seen this being done in the rebooted Hawaii 5-0. Some impressions of the set can be seen in this YouTube clip. Unfortunately I haven't found a shot of the actual scene. They place a camera or some drive on the table and it's read in some way though. This page has a shot of the table as seen in the show, although there's no accessed device on it.

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That is a Pixelsense (aka Surface Table), and not the one I remember (having never watched the show!) Nice try though. –  John Smith Optional Jan 24 '14 at 18:19
Could you try to describe the table then? Is the whole table a display? Or is there a border? Are there many color or is it more or less "monochrome"? (Don't answer as a comment, add it to your question.) My first thought has been 5-0 or one of the CSI series? Any chance it's been one of those? –  Mario Jan 24 '14 at 19:49
Everything I recall I've already put in my question I'm afraid.. –  John Smith Optional Jan 24 '14 at 23:26
Minority Report had one, I think. –  CGCampbell May 25 '14 at 1:15

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