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#506: Top 5 David Lynch Scenes / Eraserhead / Skeleton Twins
47 minutes ago
<p>It's Sociopath Week at the Filmspotting Lounge... half off Pabst Blue Ribbons and nitrous oxide chasers! The perfect combo to put you in the proper frame of mind for Josh and Adam's Top 5 ...Continue >

GE Affiliate, FirstBuild, Will Use Crowdsourcing and Stratasys 3D Printing to ...
2 hours ago
GE Affiliate, FirstBuild, Will Use Crowdsourcing and Stratasys 3D Printing to ... Crowdsourcing.org GE Affiliate, FirstBuild, Will Use Crowdsourcing and Stratasys 3D P...Continue >

Dremel's $1000 Idea Builder hopes to bring 3D printing to the masses
8 hours ago
ExtremeTech Dremel's $1000 Idea Builder hopes to bring 3D printing to the masses ExtremeTech Having a recognizable name like Dremel get into 3D printing is a bi...Continue >

GE Affiliate, FirstBuild, Will Use Crowdsourcing and 3D Printing to Invent Next ...
9 hours ago
GE Affiliate, FirstBuild, Will Use Crowdsourcing and 3D Printing to Invent Next ... Newswire Today (press release) Individuals design and submit ideas, and a community o...Continue >

3D printing will do to the manufacturing industry what Napster did to the music ...
Sep 17, 2014
3D printing will do to the manufacturing industry what Napster did to the music ... PC Authority Patents on the laser sintering process that enable 3D printing of meta...Continue >

Volfoni 3D Contests the Validity of RealD's Utility Model Patent in Russia
Sep 17, 2014
Volfoni 3D Contests the Validity of RealD's Utility Model Patent in Russia Business Wire (press release) MOSCOW--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Volfoni, the global 3D technology s...Continue >

Dremel gives high-tech tools a spin with $999 3D printer
Sep 17, 2014
Dremel gives high- tech tools a spin with $999 3D printer CNET While MakerBot's products are designed with both consumers and companies in mind, Dremel has made it cl...Continue >

3D printing technology will change the world and the way we live says expert ...
Sep 16, 2014
3D printing technology will change the world and the way we live says expert ... The Daily Telegraph He predicts that in the not-too-distant future we will have small ...Continue >

Mankind to live in 3D printed houses on Mars
Sep 16, 2014
Mankind to live in 3D printed houses on Mars Daily Times People will be able to design their own home , download a design file and build it using a giant 3D printer. It...Continue >

Stratasys to Acquire GrabCAD, a Leading 3D CAD Collaboration Platform
Sep 16, 2014
Stratasys to Acquire GrabCAD, a Leading 3D CAD Collaboration Platform Business Wire (press release) Founded in 2010 and led by Mr. Meybaum, a visionary entrepreneur and pi...Continue >

3D print your own home with WikiHouse
Sep 16, 2014
Inside3DP 3D print your own home with WikiHouse Inside3DP WikiHouse is not just a single 3D printed house project that aims to showcase the technology's c...Continue >

PHOTOKINA
Sep 13, 2014
Last modified (6 th update): September 17 th , 03.20 pm (local time, Cologne) Every two years there is one focal point in the sector: Photokina, the world's leading imaging fair. Photokina bri...Continue >

NextVR Announces the World's First Virtual Reality 360-Degree 3D Digital Cinema Camera System
Sep 12, 2014
NextVR, a pioneer in immersive, high-definition virtual reality technology for live and recorded experiences, announced their new NextVR Virtual Reality Digital Cinema Camera System. The advanced c...Continue >

Etron Technology Presents '3D Imaging: Capabilities, Approaches and Future Applications' Talk and Demonstration at Image Sensors Americas 2014 in San Francisco, California
Sep 12, 2014
Advanced gesture recognition and sensing technology came to Image Sensors Americas 2014. Etron Technology, Inc., renowned for its innovative IC products and R&D capability, presented a talk ent...Continue >

3-D Museum To Launch In Los Angeles
Sep 12, 2014
Award winning 3-D filmmaker Eric Kurland has announced the launch of a new non-profit arts organization, 3-D SPACE: The Center For Stereoscopic Photography, Art, Cinema, and Education. 3-D SPACE wi...Continue >

#505: Top 5 Movie Prisoners / Starred Up
Sep 11, 2014
<p>Josh and Adam head to the clink, the slammer, the Big House to name their Top 5 Movie Prisoners. Plus, a review of the acclaimed new UK prison drama STARRED UP... and Quentin Tarantino's n...Continue >

MasterImage 3D Challenges RealD's Utility Model Patent Application in China
Sep 2, 2014
MasterImage 3D, a worldwide leader in 3D display technologies for digital cinema, took action to challenge the validity of RealD's utility model (UM) patent in China, filing an invalidation before ...Continue >

Lightspeed Design Announces New 3D Projector
Aug 21, 2014
Lightspeed Design Inc., a leader in stereoscopic technology, announced a new addition to its line of patented DepthQ� Projectors that deliver amazing 3D, the DepthQ� HDs3D2. In 2005, Lightspeed ...Continue >

International 3D & Advanced Imaging Society Announces Technology & New Product Awards Nominees
Aug 15, 2014
The International 3D & Advanced Imaging Society announced today that Adobe, Barco, Walt Disney Studios and Panasonic are included in this year's list of nominees for the 5th annual Technology &...Continue >

SENSIO Obtains US Patent Relating to Temporal Interpolation for 3DTVs
Aug 15, 2014
SENSIO Technologies Inc. announced that the US patent office has issued US patent no. 8804842 relating to a method to generate new images in order to increase the frame rate for 3D viewing. Similar...Continue >

zSpace and NGRAIN Partner to Develop Virtual Reality DICOM Viewer for Immersive Medical Visualization
Aug 15, 2014
At SIGGRAPH 2014, zSpace, Inc.�, a technology provider that delivers a new way of learning through immersive exploration, and NGRAIN�, a provider of 3D augmented and virtual reality technologies th...Continue >

Seven NFB Films to Screen at TIFF 2014
Aug 15, 2014
From an Aboriginal uprising and fugitive cows to the latest film from an Oscar winner and restored gems by an animation pioneer, the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) presents a diverse lineup of...Continue >

SD&A Recognizes Highest Cited 3D Papers in the Conference's 25 Successful Years
Aug 15, 2014
The chairs of the Stereoscopic Displays and Applications (SD&A) conference are pleased to announce the completion of a citation analysis conducted to coincide with the 25th anniversary of the c...Continue >

3D TV may be the victim of negative preconceptions
Aug 15, 2014
An academic from Newcastle University, UK, has led a lab-based research, involving 433 viewers of ages from 4 to 82 years, in which participants were asked to watch Toy Story in either 2D or 3D (S3...Continue >

Nanoveu Introduces Glasses-Free 3D Viewing For Mobile Devices With EyeFly3D Screens In Film And Tempered Glass
Aug 15, 2014
Most 3D viewing currently available for mobile devices tends to make the screens appear dark, and the images distorted. Now, due to a patent-pending, precision technology from Nanoveu, branded as E...Continue >

Veterans Old And New Honored In 3D Film Commemorating The 100th Anniversary Of World War I
Aug 15, 2014
On July 28, 1914, a history-changing conflict erupted in Europe and rapidly spread across the world. The first truly global war was a bloody four-and-a-half year conflagration involving troops from...Continue >

Virtalis Develops Visionary Render for zSpace
Aug 15, 2014
Virtalis is bringing stereoscopic, interactive 3D visualisation to the desktop courtesy of a link to zSpace from Virtalis' Visionary Render software. zSpace, Inc. is a leading-edge technology p...Continue >

South Korea's MEGABOX Selects MasterImage 3D as 3D Digital Cinema Partner
Aug 15, 2014
MEGABOX, one of South Korea's largest cinema chains, debuted the first MI-HORIZON3D system in South Korea for the opening of Transformers: Age of Extinction. Following the successful installation o...Continue >

Virtalis Previewed VR Extension for PTC CREO VIEW at PTC LIVE GLOBAL
Aug 15, 2014
PTC� Live Global in Boston was the venue for the first public display of Virtalis' Virtual Reality (VR) Extension for PTC Creo ViewTM. PTC Live Global is the premier networking and training event f...Continue >

Stereoscopic Displays and Applications XXVI
Aug 15, 2014
The 26th Stereoscopic Displays and Applications conference (SD&A) will run for 3 days over 8-12 February 2015 at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square Hotel, the same location as last year. ...Continue >

MasterImage 3D Debuts Industry's Brightest 3D Digital Cinema System
Aug 15, 2014
MasterImage 3D, Inc., a provider of pioneering 3D solutions for theatres, announced their brightest 3D system yet. The new MI-HORIZON3D redefines premium 3D experiences reaching 33% light efficienc...Continue >

Research on the film 'The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug'
Jun 10, 2014
We received a request by Darren Elliott, who is a student from New Zealand, completing his thesis through the University of Waikato. Darren is researching the film 'The Hobbit: Desolation of Sm...Continue >