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Sharp 85-Inch TV Unveiled at CES 2014

Sharp 85-Inch TV Unveiled at CES 2014

By Brian Powell January 7, 2014 | 11 Comments

Early reports from CES 2014 showed that this year might be the year of the humongously-big TV, with Samsung and Vizio both unveiling TV’s topping the 100-inch milestone. Of course, both TV’s feature the newest 4k technology, allowing one to …

Sharp 85-Inch TV Unveiled at CES 2014 Sharp 85-Inch TV Unveiled at CES 2014
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Early reports from CES 2014 showed that this year might be the year of the humongously-big TV, with Samsung and Vizio both unveiling TV’s topping the 100-inch milestone. Of course, both TV’s feature the newest 4k technology, allowing one to …

Microsoft Updates Photosynth With New 3D Imagery Microsoft Updates Photosynth With New 3D Imagery
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Back in 2006, Microsoft introduced a new way to view pictures with photosynth – an application that converts photographs into explorable 3D environments. Since then, the application has received numerous updates with today being one of the biggest updates to …

Now Everyone Can Get Better Netflix Picture Quality Now Everyone Can Get Better Netflix Picture Quality

Netflix announced on Thursday that it is now giving all members access to the the highest quality HD streams available with Super HD. Netflix first announced Super HD and 3D streaming options back in January, with limited availability through ISP …

Netflix Launches Super HD And 3D Streaming Netflix Launches Super HD And 3D Streaming

Netflix announced the launch of Super HD and 3D streaming options today, with availability only through ISPs who are partners with Netflix’s Open Connect content delivery network, launched last year. Among these partners are Cablevision, Virgin Media, British Telecom, Telmex, …

Ms. Pac-Man Goes 3D with This Immersive Experience Ms. Pac-Man Goes 3D with This Immersive Experience

Growing up in the last couple of decades, it’s a safe assumption that you’ve played Ms. Pac-Man at some point in your life. But I bet you’ve never played it like this. In a feat of immersive gaming, some true …

Star Wars Episodes II, III Get 3D Release Dates Star Wars Episodes II, III Get 3D Release Dates

Lucasfilm and Twentieth Century Fox just announced the official release dates for the 3D editions of Star Wars Episodes II and III. Episode II will come out on September 20, 2013 and Episode III will come out the next month …

Like 3D Chalk Art & Time-Lapses? Why Not Zoidberg? Like 3D Chalk Art & Time-Lapses? Why Not Zoidberg?

If you’re going to spend hours creating 3D chalk art, why not snaps a couple thousand shots and make a fun time-lapse video out of it? And as far as subject matter goes, why not Zoidberg? Yes, Futurama‘s very own …

James Cameron Pushes 3-D in China James Cameron Pushes 3-D in China

Love it or hate it, 3-D moviemaking has some huge support from powerful players in the movie industry and it won’t be going away anytime soon. James Cameron’s Cameron Pace Group announced today that it will be launching a venture …

Google's 3D Earth Imagery Hits iPad, iPhone Google's 3D Earth Imagery Hits iPad, iPhone

In early June, Google announced that it would be releasing a fully explorable, 3D version of Google Earth. Today, Google announced that the imagery is now available for iOS devices. In case you missed it, here’s the entire presentation from …

All 3D Movies Are The Same...No, Really

You know, it’s funny ’cause it’s true. Bless creator PatB and Funny or Die for this amazing trailer for “Every 3D Movie.” If you’ve sat through any movie this summer and seen a preview for the next big action movie …

Nolan: "I never meet anybody who actually likes 3D"
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Most reports indicate that filmgoers are of mixed feelings, at best, when it comes to 3D. High ticket prices, bulky, uncomfortable glasses, dim picture quality, and literal headaches have all been cited as reasons why 3D might just be a …

Piranha 3DD Swims To Facebook VOD Piranha 3DD Swims To Facebook VOD

If you’re tired of browsing through your friends’ boring status and annoying baby pictures, you can now watch some seriously pissed-off fish tear through some lakegoers in 3D without even having to leave Facebook. That’s because today, Piranha 3DD becomes …

GI Joe Retaliation Delayed 9 Months

The Rock is everywhere these days. He made his triumphant return to the WWE at Wrestlemania, he has become an integral part of the Fast and the Furious franchise, and he was cast as Roadblock for this summers GI Joe …

LG Gives Us a New Outlook on Classic Movies

LG is promoting their concept of experiencing every side of sound with an ad campaign depicting classic movie posters from different angles. With LG’s new Home Theater 3D Sound System, they claim you will be able to hear the movie …

Most TV Watchers Don’t Want Apps Or 3D, Study Finds Most TV Watchers Don’t Want Apps Or 3D, Study Finds
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The bulk of TV viewers, it seems, are not interested in having their TVs mimic the functionality of their smartphones and tablets. That, at least, is the conclusion of a recent survey of 2,000 viewers in the UK, who ranked …

Apple Developing 3D Technology, Job Listing Hints Apple Developing 3D Technology, Job Listing Hints

If Apple’s patent filings over the last few months have been any indication, the company is exploring the possibility of bringing 3D technology of various kinds to at least some of its devices. Back in January the U.S. Patent and …

YouTube In 3D Adds Automatic Conversion YouTube In 3D Adds Automatic Conversion

Back in September of last year, YouTube released their 3D conversion feature in beta. Users could upload their videos in boring old 2D and convert them to exciting, glorious 3D with the click of a button. Today, they are expanding …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Brings The Stars To Titanic

In about four days from know, you’ll be able to take another trip on James Cameron’s Titanic. The difference between this one and the one that came out in 1997? 3D. Actually, that’s not quite right. While the “added dimension” …

Microsoft Unveils See-Thru 3D Computer Microsoft Unveils See-Thru 3D Computer

Today Microsoft unveiled what is quite possibly the future of computing. Minority Report anyone? An intern named Jinha Lee developed a see-thru 3D computer while working for Microsoft Applied Sciences Group. This is what he had to say on his …

Blockbuster To Be Re-Released July of 2013 Blockbuster To Be Re-Released July of 2013

Since it’s release in June of 1993, “Jurassic Park” has continued to awe movie lovers with effects that still hold their own in a time of amazing technology, as well as recruit a new generation of fans. The digital special …

Artists Capture Siri's Face in Recent Contest
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We’ve all heard Siri speak, and we’ve all imagined what she might look like in the flesh. Personally, I tend to think of the AI from Halo or Resident Evil whenever i hear her(?) voice. The New York-based 3D printing …

Microsoft Reveals Kinect 3D Desktop (Video) Microsoft Reveals Kinect 3D Desktop (Video)
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Microsoft has pushed the boundaries between physical and digital worlds with their popular gaming interface Kinect. Now they plan to test this technology in the desktop PC market, with a Kinect-intigrated 3D desktop. Microsoft Research reveals at their recent TechForum …

CES 2012: Sensics SmartGoggles Take 3D To A Whole New Level CES 2012: Sensics SmartGoggles Take 3D To A Whole New Level
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Today at CES Sensics unveiled their new Natalia SmartGoggles. These remarkable goggles offer users a fully immersive 3D gaming experience. They sport dual OLED displays, a sensors to detect head position and acceleration, and first-person tracking of the wearer’s hand …

Google Starting “Make Ideas Real” SketchUp Project Google Starting “Make Ideas Real” SketchUp Project

When you think of Google, 3D image modeling isn’t generally the first idea that pops in your head. The search engine giant looks to be changing that with a new project they’re calling “Make Ideas Real“. It’s based around their …