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Cameras, microphones and algorithms: How inflight entertainment is getting personal
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Cameras, microphones and algorithms: How inflight entertainment is getting personal

(CNN) — Home entertainment today is defined by sleek, high definition flat screen televisions, voice controlled speakers, and cell phones that know us better than we know ourselves.So when we board an airplane, decade-old, bulky inflight entertainment screens can feel like a hangover from another era. Recent inflight entertainment concepts aim to revolutionize the current inflight experience, creating a personalized, high tech cabin of the future.If big names like US technology company Panasonic Avionics and French aerospace corporation Airbus have their way, you'll soon be able to enjoy personalized quirks like a tailor-made on board movie selection, interactive in-seat games and video chatting with flight crew at 30,000 feet.Personalized cabinsAstrova is a swanky new inflight entertainme...