3M's Paint Defender Spray Film Lets You Peel the Dirt Off Your Car

A dirty car not only looks bad, it can also lead to reduced fuel efficiency if it affects your car's aerodynamics. But who wants to spend every weekend washing their vehicle, or ponying up for car washes? No one, especially when 3M has created the perfect alternative: a spray-on invisible film that can be easily… » 10/17/13 10:31am 10/17/13 10:31am

Color-Changing Hard Hats Highlight Brittle Sun Damage

Over-exposure to the sun is of course bad for your skin, but that's not the only thing adversely affected by its rays. Man-made materials like plastic will slowly degrade when left out in the sun, so 3M has developed a new line of hard hats featuring a color-changing UV sensor that tells the wearer their head… » 9/13/13 2:40pm 9/13/13 2:40pm

3M Streaming Projector with Roku Review: Can't Wait Until They Get This …

Do you want a small, portable projector that can stream a near-endless supply of movies and TV shows onto any surface with no extra hardware? Of course you do! Which makes 3M's Roku-streaming projector such a welcome concept—and such a let down. » 10/15/12 4:00pm 10/15/12 4:00pm

These Lightweight 3D Glasses From Dolby Will Still Make You Look…

True, the bridge of your nose might appreciate the lessened weight, but to those around you, you'll still look like a goggle-eyed bandit. Compatible with Dolby 3D Digital Cinema screens, they also have anti-theft RFID tags so cinemas can try and stop the blatant pilfering which still seems to be going on. You'd think… » 3/22/11 10:24am 3/22/11 10:24am

3M MPro120 Pico Projector Review: Highly Evolved

Pico projectors were all the rage when they were in development, but as the first wave of products hit, so did a reality-induced malaise: They weren't that great. Fortunately, 3M's MPro120 goes far to outshine the original MPro110. » 9/03/09 4:00pm 9/03/09 4:00pm

The 3M MPro120: It's About Time Pico Projectors Grew Up

3M pitching the MPro120 mini-projector as a "second generation" piece of hardware. For them, that means it's the first with the new MM200 projection engine. For everyone else, it could mean the first truly decent pico projector. » 8/26/09 3:54pm 8/26/09 3:54pm

Aiptek PocketCinema V10 Pico Projector Review

The Gadget: Aiptek's PocketCinema V10 pico projector is so small you can hold it in your hand. This one is extra special, since its built-in SD card reader and media player gives you instant access to movies and photos, without needing to wire up a secondary video sources.
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