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Entries Tagged as '3D'

New Panasonic 3D Blu-ray players get UI face-lift and gesture control

February 2nd, 2011 · No Comments

Panasonic is revamping its GUI for 2011. The brand has always taken a very conservative approach to its user interface, keeping it largely unchanged over the years. As these shots reveal, however, it is giving its 2011 line-up of  Blu-ray players a face-lift. I took the snaps during a tech briefing about the upcoming BDT110 […]

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Tags: 3D · HD DVD and Blu-ray

Panasonic ties up Avatar 3D Blu-ray until Feb 2012, no retail release planned for 2011

December 13th, 2010 · No Comments

If you were hanging on for the release of Avatar 3D on Blu-ray, then you might be Pandora-less for a little longer than anticipated. Panasonic has confirmed to me that it’s nabbed the exclusive global distribution rights to the blockbuster title until February 2012. Until that point, it will only be available as a retail […]

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Tags: 3D · Home cinema · Plasma

The curious case of the upside-down 3D TV glasses

May 11th, 2010 · 1 Comment

I recently attended a fascinating briefing session organised by Samsung to provide background to the brand’s first range of 3D TVs and 3D Blu-ray player. R&D chief Simon Lee has been taking his team around Europe, doing similar sessions with various media. The event was notable for a couple of reasons. In an effort to […]

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Tags: 3D · Home cinema