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The fight between the active shutter glasses 3D technology favored by TV manufacturers like Samsung, Panasonic and Sony against the Film Pattern Retarder (FPR) passive glasses 3D technology being pushed by LG got uglier this week. The Wall Street Journal points out LG's print ads currently running...

March 11th 2011 at 4:32am 0 Comments
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This one's still in the earliest stages, but it looks like the Consumer Electronics Association (a.k.a. the CEA) is doing its part to add a bit of order to the wild world of active 3D glasses. To that end, it's just put out a request for proposals on a standard IR sync interface for active 3D glass...

March 10th 2011 at 1:28am 0 Comments
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Have any kids that want to see Transformers: Dark of the Moon this summer? Then you'll likely want plan on adding $10 to the cost of each ticket, as Hasbro has come up with the ingenious idea to produce these Transformers Cine-Mask 3D glasses and sell 'em in stores before the movie's release. Avail...

February 22nd 2011 at 7:44pm 0 Comments
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LG announced at CES that it was breaking from other TV manufacturers to push its own FPR technology for 3DTVs and now they've started shipping in Korea including the LW5700 pictured above. LG's new approach means placing a special film over the LCD screen (no plasmas, although OLED versions are...

February 16th 2011 at 11:14am 0 Comments
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We didn't spot these in their CES booth, but Samsung recently got FCC approval for these SSG-3100GB 3D glasses that feature the style used on last year's specs, but with Bluetooth sync for its new 2011 3DTVs. Of course they don't have the super-light cachet of its wireless charging Silhouette-desig...

January 26th 2011 at 4:11pm 0 Comments
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We weren't able to check out the customization features of XpanD's latest active shutter LCD 3D glasses, but we did get to try them on at their booth for a moment. They're markedly lighter than the company's other 3D specs and the side pods for the battery and settings storage seem to do a decent j...

January 10th 2011 at 1:12am 0 Comments