3D films comprised 12 of the top 13 highest-grossing films of this year so far, with those films amassing a huge $7.5+ billion and counting at the worldwide box office. The rest of 2014′s 3D release have likewise contributed an additional $1+ billion to date, with several major 3D release still to come that should push the finally 3D box office tally over $10 billion and likely toward the $12 billion...
Monthly Archive: November 2014
Intel Developing New 3D Camera Business, Aiming to Replace Passwords With Facial Recognition – Mac Rumors.
Samsung Project Beyond: A true 3D camera with 360 degree field of view – Tech2.
These videos were shot by astronauts that were not trained in shooting 3D – since the videos feature horrendously bad parallax: Explore the International Space Station in 3D | Daily Mail Online. Nice idea, badly implemented.
Evidence free medicine: BBC News – French health watchdog warns on 3D usage for children. Scholar.google.com did not turn up any papers on the subject. Pubmed.gov did turn up some papers: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23224123 – this paper formed an hypothesis, not a conclusion – and is referenced by the government agencies as the basis for this recommendation. The abstract says “As there is hardly any information available in the medical literature on this subject it...
Taiwanese media website Economic Daily News [Google Translate] (via GforGames) is reporting that Apple may be gearing up to introduce a glasses-free 3D display on next year’s iPhone. The site also reports that Apple is aiming to create a 3D “hardware and software ecosystem.” via Next iPhone Rumored to Carry Glasses-free 3D Display – Mac Rumors.
Hmmm: How Social Media Predicted The Failure Of 4K and 3D TVs.