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Spheree lets you watch animated images in full 3D

Like a crystal ball, Spheree contains a projected 3D image that you can interact with and move around.

By August 25, 2014

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Disney balances irregular objects for a perfect spin

Disney Research has developed an algorithm that allows them to perfectly balance irregular objects and to turn them into spinning tops.

By August 11, 2014

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Can an armadillo paper airplane fly? Autodesk says yes

Autodesk researchers have developed a Pteromys, a tool that lets anyone design a paper airplane that will fly, no matter how outlandish.

By August 9, 2014

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Experimental software allows 3D object manipulation in 2D photos

Using stock 3D models, researchers have created software that allows you to rotate and animate objects in 2D photographs.

By August 5, 2014

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Could this vision-correcting display replace eyeglasses?

Instead of relying on optics to correct a viewer's vision, a team out of UC Berkeley and MIT look to computation.

By August 4, 2014

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Splashy! AquaTop turns water into a touch-screen display

Good news for gamers (and rubber duckies). A Kinect-based setup out of Japan transforms water into an interactive surface for playing games, watching movies, and maybe more.

By July 29, 2013

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Nvidia offers glimpse of powerful, next-gen mobile chip

The graphics chipmaker will demonstrate the new design at a visual computing conference this week.

By July 24, 2013

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Feeling down? Let computer-generated emotions help

Turn that frown upside down. Researchers create a virtual "mirror" that uses software to brighten your facial expression. It could help you feel happier, they say -- and make you drop more cash.

By July 24, 2013

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OpenCL 2.0 brings new graphics-chip power to software

A new version of the interface makes software running on graphics chips more self-reliant and better at sharing data with conventional software running on CPUs.

By July 22, 2013

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Graphics gurus master wispy hair, snowballs, torn paper

Expect the wide range of new computer graphics techniques that debut at the Siggraph conference in July to arrive later in animated movies. Also: Motion-sensing tech that fights back?

By May 28, 2013