All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘3D’

Sharp 85-Inch TV Unveiled at CES 2014

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 view TV as one has never viewed it before. That was until Sharp revealed their designs for an 85-inch, 8k …

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Microsoft Updates Photosynth With New 3D Imagery Features

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 the application since its launch. Microsoft announced today via the Bing blog that photosynth has been updated with four new …

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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 partners with Netflix’s Open Connect content delivery network, which the company launched last year. Participating ISPs included Cablevision, Virgin Media, …

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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, Telus, TDC and GVT. “Our goal is to have all of our members served by Open Connect as soon as …

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Ms. Pac-Man Goes 3D with This Immersive Gaming 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 visionaries built and displayed a 3D version of the game that surrounds the player on both sides and on the …

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Star Wars Episode II & III 3D Release Dates Announced

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 on October 11, 2013. From the official announcement: With its deeply detailed worlds and engulfing action, Star Wars is perfectly …

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Like 3D Chalk Art & Time-Lapse Videos? 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 lobster-like doctor from the planet Decapod 10 is the subject of this cool piece from artist Chris Carlson and photographer …

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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 to push 3-D moviemaking in China. According to an Associated Press report, the company will be partnering with two Chinese …

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Google’s 3D Maps Imagery Hits iOS Before Apple’s

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 last month: Here’s a shorter look at the imagery: The imagery has been available on Android devices for about a …

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If You’ve Seen One 3D Movie, You Really Have Seen Them All

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 in 3D, this might resonate. Is it Battleship? The Avengers? Brave? The answer is that it’s all of them and …

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Nolan: The Dark Knight Rises Isn’t in 3D Because Nobody Likes 3D

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 dead technology…again. And for those of us that fail to understand the magic of 3D, Christopher Nolan is our champion. …

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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 the first ever 3D film to be offered on demand via Facebook. The 3D VOD experience comes to you courtesy …

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