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New kids' 3D glasses from Dolby

by Chris Newbould Dolby Laboratories has announced its next-generation Dolby 3D kids’ glasses. Designed with Dolby’s 3D technical know-how, the expertise of a leading eyewear design company, and 3M’s new multilayer optical film lenses, the glasses provide the same lightweight, reusable design as the adult model, but are optimized to fit the smaller head sizes of [...]

By |June 27th, 2011|Eyeglasses|0 Comments

Misconceptions About 3D Vision Are Common

A new survey of adults in the United States reveals that more than one out of four parents falsely believe that 3D content will hurt their child's general health or vision. These adults also reported higher levels of discomfort than they think their children do when watching 3D media. According to the survey, 70% of [...]

By |June 16th, 2011|Eye Health|2 Comments

Samsung adds prescription lens option to its active shutter 3D glasses

If the only thing holding you back from that new 3DTV purchase was the inconvenience of slipping the 3D glasses over the regular old 2D glasses you already wear, Samsung is the first major manufacturer with a solution now that it's unveiled a prescription version in Korea.

By |January 20th, 2011|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A New Way to Improve Depth Perception

Researchers have discovered a new therapy to balance eye dominance and improve depth perception.  The brain perceives depth by using two eyes from slightly different angles and determining how much the eyes move together or apart.  However, when one eye is much more dominant, the brain may ignore the weaker eye and diminish the depth [...]

By |October 15th, 2010|Uncategorized|0 Comments