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Posts Tagged ‘3D’

  • Kevin Curran, Senior member of the Institute of Electronic and Electrical Engineers (IEEE) (image: Charlie Fripp)

    Is Samsung going the way of BlackBerry?

    February 27, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off

    Is it even conceivable that Samsung might follow in the footsteps of troubled smartphone maker BlackBerry? Kevin Curran, Senior member of the Institute of Electronic and Electrical Engineers (IEEE) spoke to IT news Africa about the sustainability of...

  • Review: Samsung ES8000 3D LED

    August 8, 2012 • ReviewsComments Off

    As technology continues to grow across all sectors, television sets have kept up with the pace of change and deliver more to users, while offering the latest technology. Samsung recently launched their new flagship television unit, the ES8000 3D LED, and...

  • LG launches its own Google TV units

    January 12, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    LG Electronics introduced its highly anticipated Google TV at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. LG Smart TV with Google TV combines the familiarity of Google’s Android OS with LG’s 3D and Smart TV technologies, offering consumers a new and...

  • Stream TV to launch glasses-free 3D television

    December 24, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments (1)

    Stream TV Networks has announced that it will unveil its new Ultra-D technology at CES 2012. Ultra-D is a next generation 3D without glasses display technology that surpasses all 3D viewing experiences offered to date. “We are extremely proud of what we...

  • Acer unveils new 3D monitor

    December 1, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Acer has introduced the Acer HR274H, a 27-inch 3D monitor featuring new advances in 3D technology. Featuring Acer’s innovative chip-based solution, the new monitor can convert any 2D content to 3D, allowing anyone to watch their favourite movies,...

  • HTC EVO 3D available in South Africa

    November 17, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments (1)

    Phone maker HTC announced the availability of the HTC EVO 3D in South Africa. Delivering a glasses-free 3D experience, the stylishly rugged HTC EVO 3D, with the latest HTC Sense experience, makes it easy to capture and share 3D home movies and stills, with...

  • Panasonic releases 3D Lumix camera

    November 7, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Panasonic has announced the Lumix DMC-3D1, a cutting-edge digital camera that employs two newly-developed lens units with folded optics design in a compact body that can capture crisp and clear 3D and 2D photos and videos. The Lumix 3D1, with a twin-lens...

  • IEE brings 3D to the battlefield

    October 17, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    IEE, specializing in the design, test support and fielding of human system interface (HSI) display technologies in a wide range of military applications, has integrated 3M’s revolutionary 3D film, which requires no 3D glasses, into its field-proven,...

  • Etisalat rolls-out Mobile Baby 3D ultrasound scans

    October 10, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments (1)

    An innovative new service from Etisalat, the UAE telecoms provider with operations in 18 countries, allows expecting parents to share ultrasound scans of their baby with family and friends. The new m-health service, Mobile Baby provides a new dimension to...

  • LG’s 3D smartphone available soon

    September 26, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    LG officially launched the LG Optimus 3D Smartphone earlier this year and will be the first full 3D phone available in South Africa, landing on local shores towards the end of September. The Optimus 3D is an innovative new Android smartphone featuring second...

  • Vuzix launches virtual widescreen glasses

    September 6, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Electronics accessories maker Vuzix has announced that they have released the new Wrap 1200 Video Eyewear. What the Wrap 1200 Video Eyewear does, is create a virtual 75” 16:9 widescreen display for 2D and 3D content which will work with video and gaming...

  • LG goes glasses-free with 3D monitor

    July 14, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    LG Electronics unveiled the world’s first glasses-free monitor utilising eye-tracking technology to maintain an optimal 3D image from a range of viewing angles. The 20-inch D2000 monitor was developed as a fully functional entertainment display capable...

  • LG sets 40 million sales goal

    July 5, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    LG Electronics has set a sales goal of 40 million television sets including Smart TVs, 3D TVs, and LED-backlight TVs in 2011. Even as most African countries are set to beat the 2015 deadline for migrating from analogue to digital terrestrial broadcasting,...

  • LG releases flicker-free 3D television

    July 1, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments (2)

    LG Electronics announced the release of its CINEMA 3D LW5700 television, which is equipped with LG’s next generation CINEMA 3D. The TV combines the first “flicker free” certified 3D picture in the industry with comfortable, light weight glasses,...

  • 3D television won’t be mainstream success

    June 23, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    The latest revolution in television is watching a movie or playing games in 3D, but according to a new study done in the UK, the brilliant technology won’t be such a mainstream success as first hoped. Research done Informa Telecoms & Media found that...

  • PlayStation-branded 3D television announced

    June 7, 2011 • Gadgets and Gaming, HardwareComments Off

    3D technology, especially in televisions, has seen a huge increase in popularity and accessibility in the last year or so. In light of those developments, Sony has unveiled the details for a PlayStation-branded 3D television. The television will feature a 24...