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New technology, including glasses-free 3D and NASA’s immersive environment

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Toshiba launches a new 3D television that doesn’t require the wearing of special glasses. The TV set can track faces, so adjusts the picture to suit different viewing angles. Perhaps 3D will finally be accepted in the home… (Engadget.com)

NASA has made a portable immersive 3D environment known as HIVE (Highly-portable Immersive Virtual Environment). The system combine projected images and 3D shutter-glasses with motion sensing using Microsoft Kinect.

Neurosky has developed a headset that can detect brainwaves which can then be used in a multitude of ways, including as a game controller. Although the technology is still in its infancy, the low cost MindWave sensor headset should make the technology cost-effective enough for wider research to take place. (Neurosky.com)

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