We all know that Hollywood screws up modern technology. Of course two people on a keyboard makes them type faster. Sure the computer interface has all three-dimensional imaging without any serious programming. These are done to heighten tension for people who know nothing about computers. Cracked.com contributor Luis Prada, however, has four 4 Commonplace Technologies That Every Movie Still Gets Wrong and does something different for those lists…explains why they had to be done.
Why don’t characters in movies and shows Google things? Why are their cell phone displays so huge? Why is it, unless they can convince CNN to let them use their studios and graphics, newscasts in fiction look like a room with some dressing? And why can’t we do that when WE play a video game? These questions will be answered. Now explain that 3D hologram thing.