Articles about 3D

Samsung Unveils 3D Cinema LED Screen For Theaters
Samsung launched its Cinema LED Screen for theaters last year. The company has consistently said that this product overcomes the limitations of conventional film projectors in theaters with its 4,096 x 2,160 4K resolution picture quality, true black HDR, and non-distorted visual imagery. If you thought that was enough, think again, because the company has now unveiled a 3D Cinema LED Screen.

3D Reconstruction Made Easy With Mitsubishi
[CEATEC 2015] If you have ever worked with 3D modeling software before, you would know for sure that it is no walk in the park at all. Well, while it has become a whole lot easier than ever before, this does not mean that it is simple enough for any Tom, Dick and Harry to master 3D modeling software overnight. Reconstructing a scene can also be a tough assignment, as […]

Electrik Beach 3D Body Scanning System Might Help Whip You Into Shape
If you are a veteran in the battle of the bulge, and find that you happen to be on the losing end most of the time, perhaps it would be prudent to give it another go with the help of Electrik Beach and their brand new 3D full body scanning system that is known as the MyBodee system. With the MyBodee system, users can keep track of their results, letting […]

Watching 3D Movies Might Improve Brain Power
3D movies certainly became a hit once again with the release of Avatar all those years ago – and you can be sure that each blockbuster that comes out these days which is chock full of action will also be filled to the brim with 3D goodness, although some might say that the premium forked out for a 3D movie is not worth the effects seen. Still, it looks like […]


3D Printed Solar Car Prototypes Created By University Students
The Shell EcoMarathon Asia solar car race is about to happen later this month, and no doubt about it one will be able to check out some of the more unique offerings that carry cutting edge technology. In fact, students over from the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore will be submitting their 3D-printed solar car, now how about it?

TriLite Technologies Look To Deliver Glasses-Free 3D Displays
If there is one particular aspect about life these days that you would be unable to avoid (other than death and taxes, of course), it would be advertisements. They are just about everywhere – on that freemium game on your smartphone, on the TV, in the cinema before a movie starts, heck, there are even plenty of shameless in-movie plugs going on. Oh yeah, and the traditional standby, billboards. It […]

The Who Introduces 3D App
There’s an app for that, or so the saying goes. I suppose that even musicians too, would like to jump aboard the app bandwagon. Take The Who for instance, as they have recently introduced a brand new 3D app for a smartphone. Of course, this particular 3D app does not limit its use to just a smartphone, as it will also play nice with a tablet and a desktop, doing […]

Rumor: Apple Could Be Developing Glass-less 3D Display
Word on the street has it that Apple might actually be developing a new kind of display – one that would offer the wonders of 3D viewing, but without the need to actually wear a pair of 3D glasses, now how about that? If this rumor were to be true, then we could be looking at a unique future smartphone that would surely make one think of the early days […]

3D Printed Guns Could Be Armed With Steel-Reinforced Bullet
It is more or less a well known fact by now that 3D printed guns could be a potential threat to the lives of many, especially when it can be smuggled into a Parliament sitting. Well, gun enthusiasts themselves have not really taken to a 3D printed gun too fondly, simply because it is made out of plastic materials and can be attributed to less powerful ammunition, relatively speaking, compared […]

Metaio Reveals First "See-Through" Wearable Augmented Reality
Metaio, a company with a rich heritage when it comes to augmented reality (AR) software as well as solutions, has announced the first “see-through” wearable AR capabilities thanks to the latest Beta version of the Metaio SDK. This would translate to it being optimized for wearable computing devices including the likes of the spanking new Epson Moverio BT-200. Ditching the camera view, Metaio’s technology would enable the user to check […]

World’s Smallest 3D Glasses Worn By Praying Mantis
While the world is enamored with the likes of the Oculus Rift, it is then not a surprise to see how developments are being made in the realm of 3D glasses. In fact, there has been studies that do involve the likes of praying mantises in figuring out just how 3D vision has evolved in the natural world, which could result in newer techniques when it comes to implementing 3D […]

Apple Display Tech Serves Up Interactive Holograms
It does seem as though Apple is working on an interactive three-dimensional display system which would see users gain the ability to manipulate those “objects” in mid-air, which would be part of the illusion of an advanced hologram. Details on this patent application from Apple were published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, where it has been described as an “Interactive three-dimensional display system.”

Peanuts 3D Set To Grace The Silver Screen In 2015
It has been over three decades that Snoopy and the rest of the dysfunctional Peanuts gang have appeared on the silver screen, but this fact has not stopped the Peanuts ensemble to go against the grain in 2014. Peanuts, a comic strip created by the late Charles Schulz, has staying power even until today thanks to newspaper syndication, MetLife commercials, reruns of classic TV specials (A Charlie Brown Christmas) and […]

Adobe Introduces 3D Printing Capabilities In Photoshop
There is nothing quite like having the capability of printing items in 3D, in an affordable manner too, of course. Well, Adobe has done just that, introducing 3D printing capabilities to its Photoshop software that will allow designers to print out three-dimensional models and designs – although one would first need to gain access to a 3D printer before that can be done.