3D

Samsung Galaxy S III rumor: quad-core processor and 3D screen

The 2012 rumor mill is turning. New reports hint at an unveiling for the Samsung Galaxy S III at Mobile World Congress in February. Oh, and it may have a 3D screen.

Android Army

3D television and projector sales are on the rise

While many studios are still struggling to produce quality 3D entertainment in the form of movies and television shows, consumers within the United States seem to be embracing upgrading 3D hardware.

Home Theater

HP TouchSmart 620 adds 3D to touchscreen all-in-one

Hewlett-Packard proves it can be as trendy as any other PC maker, adding 3D display capabilities to its TouchSmart 620 dekstop all-in-one PC.

Computing

Peter Jackson takes us on a tour of the tech behind The Hobbit

Here's a sneak peak of everything that's going into The Hobbit, one of the most anticipated movies of 2012.

Cool Tech

Sony’s 3D display gets November U.S. release date

The Sony 3D Display gets a UK and U.S. release date for next month, the HMZ-T1 gets a release date for Dec. 8

Gaming

Adobe rolls out Flash 11 and Air 3.0

Nipping on the heels of Apple's iPhone 4S announcement, Adobe had a bit of interesting news regarding the development of its Flash and Air products earlier today.

Web

Google launches helicopter view in Google Maps

While getting directions from Google Maps has always been a helpful way to find a new location, the search company added a new feature this week that offers a 3-dimensional view of that route.

Web

Sony to stop supplying 3D glasses at theaters

By May of next year, Sony will no longer provide theaters with 3D glasses for its movies—including The Amazing Spider-Man and Men in Black III.

Movies & TV

JVC continues march toward consumer 4K with e-Shift

JVC’s e-Shift technology manages to milk 4K resolution from projectors with standard 1080p D-ILA chips using a clever bit of engineering.

Home Theater

2011 summer movie attendence is the worst since 1997

Despite a few blockbuster movies like Harry Potter and Transformers this summer's movie box office numbers are the lowest since 1997.

Movies & TV

LG unveils the LW9800, first passive 3D TV to earn THX certification

LG's new LW9800 55-inch passive 3D TV features local dimming, a thin 1.08-inch cabinet and gets THX's stamp of approval.

Home Theater

Toshiba ditching 3D glasses with new glasses-free 3D HDTV

Consumers that dislike wearing 3D glasses in the home have something to look forward to from Toshiba. The television manufacturer has developed a way to get rid of those bulky, expensive glasses.

Home Theater

Sony’s Personal 3D viewer is a TV that loves your face

Sony dished up a surprise at IFA 2011 by revealing that what originally appeared as a prototype-only personal 3D viewer will soon be released in Japan.

Cool Tech

Panasonic announces 3D camcorder, Lumix compact camera

Panasonic is betting on 3D, demonstrating a compact twin-lens Lumix 3D compact camera as well as a 2D/3D HDC-Z10000 camcorder with a 3D viewerfinder screen.

Photography

Optoma announces first 3D, 1080p home theater projector under $1,500

Are 3D hardware prices plummeting due to disinterest from a lack of compelling 3D content or is technology simply getting cheaper? Optoma is rolling out support for an extremely competitive 3D, 1080p projector.

Home Theater