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Apple to replace iPhone's back camera with TrueDepth?
Apple to replace iPhone's back camera with TrueDepth?
Apple's latest iteration of iPhone, or the greatest one should say since iPhone X and iPhone 8 were released simultaneously, utilizes a new ...... 18 Feb 2018
'The Legend Of Zelda: Majora's Mask' is being remade for the Nintendo 3DS
'The Legend Of Zelda: Majora's Mask' is being remade for the Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo has announced that its hit N64 game 'The Legend Of Zelda: Majora's Mask' is excitedly being remade for the 3DS handheld. The original ...... 06 Nov 2014
Amazon holding launch event on June 18th: 3D phone finally coming?
Amazon holding launch event on June 18th: 3D phone finally coming?
Amazon has announced a new product launch event for June 18th, adding fuel to the fire that the company will unveil its oft-rumored 3D smartphone. ...... 05 Jun 2014 - 1 comment
James Cameron: Hollywood is forcing 3D on filmmakers for higher profits, not to make movies better
James Cameron: Hollywood is forcing 3D on filmmakers for higher profits, not to make movies better
Mr. billion dollar movie, James Cameron, who helped make 3D mainstream again with his hit 'Avatar,' says Hollywood is forcing the tech on filmmakers ...... 09 Jul 2013 - 17 comments
BBC shuts down future plans for 3D
BBC shuts down future plans for 3D
The BBC has announced it will be ending all 3D plans, at least until 2016. The popular broadcaster has been trialing films and some sporting ...... 07 Jul 2013 - 4 comments
Report: Amazon is developing smartphone with 3D display
Report: Amazon is developing smartphone with 3D display
According to the WSJ, Amazon is actively developing a smartphone with a 3D display to expand their hardware business beyond the Kindle tablets and e-readers. ...... 09 May 2013 - 2 comments
Netflix adds 3D, for some ISPs
Netflix adds 3D, for some ISPs
Netflix has added 3D movies to its streaming catalog, but only if your ISP uses Netflix's own Open Connect CDN. Additionally, the company ...... 09 Jan 2013 - 1 comment
Asus shows off 144 Hz gaming monitor
Asus shows off 144 Hz gaming monitor
Asus has unveiled the first 144 Hz gaming monitor, designed to improve 3D gaming performance. The monitor, dubbed VG278H, is 27-inches, and ...... 28 Jul 2012 - 10 comments
Norwegian boy cross-eyed after watching 3D movie
Norwegian boy cross-eyed after watching 3D movie
Shocked cinema manager considers warning cinema-goers about possible effects of watching 3D movies. Julian Mathisen, from Honningsvag in ...... 24 Nov 2011 - 5 comments
51 percent of gamers don't want 3D consoles
51 percent of gamers don't want 3D consoles
According to a survey conducted by Games comparison and marketplace site Playr2.com, 51 percent of gamers don't care for 3D consoles. The ...... 03 Oct 2011 - 19 comments
Google Maps adds birdseye view
Google Maps adds birdseye view
Google has added a helicopter 3D view of the route to their popular Maps GPS service. The new button gives users a chance to see the 3D birdseye ...... 03 Oct 2011 - 3 comments
Convert your 2D videos into 3D on YouTube, now
Convert your 2D videos into 3D on YouTube, now
YouTube has announced today that their 3D video conversion tools are now live, after months of testing. You can now convert your standard ...... 22 Sep 2011 - 1 comment
The Pirate Bay opens 3D section
The Pirate Bay opens 3D section
The Pirate Bay has launched a new section in their torrent tracker, one for 3D. Since its launch, the site has had standard categories like ...... 07 Sep 2011 - 3 comments
Toshiba unveils glasses-free 3D TV
Toshiba unveils glasses-free 3D TV
Quad Full HD display delivers striking 3D images. Toshiba used the IFA trade fair in Berlin to demo its new 55-inch ZL2, featuring its very ...... 04 Sep 2011 - 12 comments
AMD SDK to accelerate development of Stereo 3D
AMD SDK to accelerate development of Stereo 3D
AMD Quad Buffer SDK for AMD HD3D technology announced by the chipmaker. The tool is intended for developers engaged in building immersive ...... 19 Aug 2011 - 1 comment
Toshiba's glasses-free 3D laptop hitting U.S. in two weeks
Toshiba's glasses-free 3D laptop hitting U.S. in two weeks
Toshiba has announced its Qosmio F755 3D laptop will hit the U.S. on August 16th. The company has been planning on releasing glasses-free ...... 04 Aug 2011 - 1 comment
Analyst: World will tire of 3D films very soon
Analyst: World will tire of 3D films very soon
One analyst is very bearish on the future prospects of 3D movies. Analyst Richard Greenfield of BTIG has sent a note to clients this week, ...... 29 Jun 2011 - 16 comments
Xbox 360 to get full stereoscopic 3D support via system update
Xbox 360 to get full stereoscopic 3D support via system update
According to Eurogamer, Microsoft is set to announce full stereoscopic 3D features for the Xbox 360 games console very soon. The report says ...... 25 May 2011 - 9 comments
iPad 3 going glasses-free 3D?
iPad 3 going glasses-free 3D?
If a new rumor proves accurate, the upcoming iPad 3 will go glasses-free 3D, like the Nintendo 3DS and a few newer smartphones. Speculation ...... 07 May 2011 - 9 comments
'Star Wars' to make 3D debut in February, 2012
'Star Wars' to make 3D debut in February, 2012
Lucasfilm and 20th Century Fox have jointly announced today that the first 3D 'Star Wars' release is coming on February 10th, 2012 with the ...... 03 Mar 2011 - 21 comments
Regal will install an extra 1500 RealD 3D screens
Regal will install an extra 1500 RealD 3D screens
Regal Entertainment, the largest movie theater company in the U.S. has announced today that it has amended its current contract with RealD over 3D screens. ...... 28 Jan 2011 - 3 comments
Nintendo 3DS priced for U.S.
Nintendo 3DS priced for U.S.
Nintendo has finally priced the upcoming 3DS handheld for the U.S., giving it a $250 price tag. The device launches in the States on March 27th. ...... 19 Jan 2011 - 6 comments
Penthouse creates first 3D porn channel
Penthouse creates first 3D porn channel
Penthouse has announced this week it will be launching the first 3D porn channel, set for launch in the Q2. The new channel will feature ...... 11 Jan 2011 - 43 comments
CES 2011: Toshiba announces 3D TVs for 2011
CES 2011: Toshiba announces 3D TVs for 2011
Toshiba's Digital Products Division has showed off some of its latest 3D technologies and products at the Consumer Electronics Show. It's ...... 08 Jan 2011 - 2 comments
CES 2011: Samsung and RealD creating new 3D display
CES 2011: Samsung and RealD creating new 3D display
Samsung and RealD have announced they are developing a new 3D display that will greatly increase the sharpness of 3D images. The tech will ...... 05 Jan 2011 - 1 comment
Sony's LCD TV sales target unlikely to be met, says exec
Sony's LCD TV sales target unlikely to be met, says exec
A Sony Corp. executive has revealed that the electronics giant is likely to fall short of its LCD television sales target this year. Sony ...... 21 Dec 2010 - 3 comments
     

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