HP unveils Sprout 3D scanning system, Multi Jet 3D printing technology

HP is betting big on 3D printing technology as part of its future. The computer giant recently announced plans to split into two companies, one of which will focus on enterprise software and services and the other of which will focus on consumer devices including notebooks, tablets, and printers… along with 3D printers. Now HP […]

WSJ: Google developing “Project Tango” tablets with 3D sensors

Google’s working on platform that brings advanced 3D scanning capabilities to mobile devices. The company started showing off a “Project Tango” smartphone prototype with the ability to create a 3D map of its environment in February. Now the Wall Street Journal reports Google is getting ready to build a tablet with similar features. The tablet […]

Intel RealSense: Embedded 3D camera, software for notebooks, tablets

Intel wants to move computing beyond the mouse, keyboard, and touchscreen and into 3D. The company has developed a tiny 3D camera that’s designed for tablets, notebooks and other products, and companies including Lenovo, Dell, and Asus are starting to show devices featuring the camera. It’s just the first sense of what Intel is calling […]

XBMC media center adds Android hardware decoding, drops Windows XP support

The developers of open source media center software XBMC have released a new build of XBMC 13 Gotham, sporting a few shiny new features including support for stereoscopic 3D video and for hardware-accelerated decoding on Android devices. At the same time, the team is dropping a feature (or a bug, depending on who you ask): […]

Gadmei T863 budget tablet offers 3D for just $199

Devices with 3D displays usually sell for premium prices. But the Gadmei T863-3D is an 8 inch Android tablet with a naked eye 3D display which sells for just $199. I’m still not convinced there’s enough 3D content for 3D televisions, phones, or tablets to really take off — but the Gadmei T863-3D is cheap enough that you can […]