3d glasses

Researchers Develop Ghost-Free 3D For Viewers Not Wearing Glasses

You know that sad feeling you get when a headache’s coming on while watching a 3D movie and you remember that you can’t actually take the glasses off for a few seconds of relief because the ghosted 2D image is even harder to watch? That could be a thing of the past as researchers from the University of California Santa Cruz have developed a new kind of 3D display that doesn’t appear ghosted when you’re not wearing those special glasses.


XPAND YOUniversal 3D Glasses Review: Compatibility Comes At A Price

Today’s 3D TVs use any one of three active shutter technologies — IR, RF or Bluetooth. If you own more than one 3D set — or you’re always short a pair of glasses at a friend’s house — you’d appreciate a pair that can synchronise with multiple systems. That’s better than keeping track of several pairs of backup glasses. Isn’t it?


New Glasses-Free Tech Could Soon Make 3D Movies Slightly Less Terrible

Glasses-free 3D: eventually someone is going to get this right. Researchers in South Korea are well on their way, which means we might eventually be able to watch a 3D movie without having to wear those dorky, uncomfortable glasses.


Hobbit 3D Glasses You'd Pay Extra To Not Wear

Peter Jackson’s decision to shoot The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey at 48 fps and in 3D raised a lot of eyebrows. But the Tolkien marketing machine saw it as an opportunity to cook up these Hobbit-themed 3D glasses for the film’s release.


Vladimir Putin Will Make 3D Popular Whether You Like It Or Not

Back in 2010, Vladimir Putin wasn’t very happy about the prospect of wearing 3D glasses. But now he’s donned a pair to watch a commemorative film of Yuri Gagarin’s first human space flight, he looks pretty badarse in them.


Peelable Polarised Lenses Turn Any Specs Into 3D Glasses

3D movies particularly suck for people who already wear glasses since it means they have to wear two pairs while at the theatre. That, or spend the next two hours squinting at the action on screen.


Daily Desired: Designer 3D Glasses Cool Enough For James Dean

Remember after watching Piranha 3D when you walked off with a set of 3D glasses, and then wore them in public? You felt silly. These glasses are different.


The Pod Racer 3D Glasses Are The Real Phantom Menace

Seeing Star Wars at the cinema is a once in a lifeti… erm… once in a deca… erm… once every few years event. This time, SeƱor Lucas has decided to take things to the third dimension, which means novelty 3D glasses!


The Best-Looking 3D Glasses Are From A Company You've Never Heard Of

If you’re lucky enough to get a pair of 3D glasses with your fancy new 3DTV, chances are good that they’re hideous. So this year, I decided to scour CES for 3D specs that weren’t embarrassingly awful. And I found them, in a place I never would have expected.


3D TV Makers Finally Start Work On Standard 3D Glasses Format

Sony, Samsung, Panasonic and 3D technology specialist Xpand 3D are moving forward quickly with plans to create a single format for active shutter 3D glasses, with many more TV makers joining the standards licensing scheme.