Sharp Uses its Glasses-Less 3D Screens in Two Android Phones for Japan

A few months back I tried out a glasses-less 3D prototype from Sharp, where the cameraphone took "3D" photos and made them pop out in their parallax barrier screens. That tech's now in two Android phones—for Japan, anyway. » 11/04/10 7:00am 11/04/10 7:00am

Sharp's Parallax Barrier Technology and 3D Camera Seen In the Flesh—and …

Glasses-less 3DTV sounds like the greatest invention ever, right? But secretly, I think we were all worried it would look quite rubbish. After a lengthy session with Sharp's parallax barrier technology, I can say chin up! It's not that bad. » 9/03/10 11:08am 9/03/10 11:08am

Toshiba Working On Glasses-Less 3DTV Using Parallax Barrier Technology

Sharp was first out the door with its parallax barrier technology, which is apparently being used in the Nintendo 3DS, to skirt around wearing glasses when viewing 3D. Toshiba's now got similar a 21-inch display which also doesn't require glasses. » 4/27/10 5:27am 4/27/10 5:27am

Hitachi Working On Glasses-Less 3D LCD

Another company has fallen down the glasses-less 3DTV route. Hitachi's going to use Sharp's parallax barrier technology (supposedly used in the Nintendo 3DS and that mysterious StreamTV panel) on some mean LCDs, hopefully just as slim as their previous models. » 4/13/10 2:53am 4/13/10 2:53am

Giz Explains 3D Technologies

Last week, CNN's attempt to display the future of TV news » 11/12/08 2:00pm 11/12/08 2:00pm ended up making 3D look like the gimmick that it is. Yep, 3D is a gimmick, most associated (outside of CNN) with those stupid glasses designed to fit Blockheads from Venus. But as you know, there are many different scientific approaches dedicated to…