We have covered plenty of awesome large multi-touch displays in the past. But not too many of them are capable of recognizing the objects you put on them. The folks at Tangible Display are planning to change that with their ObjectViz technology. The below video shows how multi-touch displays can recognize and let you interact with various objects.
As you can see, the solution lets you rotate, combine, program, and do all kinds of neat things with objects on a multi-touch display. You can find out more on Tangible Display’s website.