New Tech Lets You Watch 3D Movies Without the Funky Glasses

3dSomeday, moviegoers may be able to watch 3D films from any seat in a theater without having to wear 3D glasses, thanks to a new kind of movie screen.

The new technology, named Cinema 3D, overcomes some of the barriers to implementing glasses-free 3D viewing on a larger scale, but it’s not commercially viable yet, the researchers said when describing their findings.

Although 3D movies can offer unique perspectives and experiences, one major drawback is the cumbersome eyewear that moviegoers typically have to wear.

Although glasses-free 3D strategies already exist, these technologies currently cannot be scaled up to movie theaters.  More