Collaborating with Stimulant and WorldStage, Microsoft has created an interactive art installation that allows participants to interact with a cube device positioned in the center of a dance floor. Cube projects a virtual space outwardly onto four square projection screens and uses Kinects for the user input.
Software legend Ray Ozzie has uncloaked Talko, a phone app in which bits of recorded sound and other media make up the conversation. Messages can be async or immediate, and Talko also maintains an archive of conversations!
Medium is covering the launch, and discusses Talko extensively with Ray Ozzie.