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3D audio headphones come a step closer in 2016

3D audio headphones come a step closer in 2016

3D audio virtually positions sound sources all around the listener's head, immersing them in a 360-degree sound sphere that mimics the experience of being plunged into the heart of a concert, a movie or a video game.

Soon, experience your Facebook Timeline in 3D

Soon, experience your Facebook Timeline in 3D

To begin with, Apple users will be able to press on links and profiles and preview content without having to navigate away from their current spot.

Map entire buildings in 3D with mobile devices soon

Swiss scientists have developed a unique software that can map the entire building in 3D with a tablet and other mobile devices - that too in sunlight.

Map entire buildings in 3D with mobile devices soon

The software, developed by a team led by Thomas Schops, doctoral student at the Institute for Visual Computing at ETH Zurich, analyses two images of a building's façade that were taken from different positions.

3D-printed figurine the new way to take selfies

A 3D printing company has been showcasing a new technology at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2016, the ongoing consumer technology expo in Las Vegas, by letting people take their 3D-printed "selfies", a media report said.

Neural activity of moving animal recorded in 3D

Researchers in Princeton University have developed an instrument that allows three-dimensional recordings of neural activity in nearly the entire brain of a free-moving animal.

Indian firm says 3D-printed liver tissue developed

A Bengaluru-based biotechnology start-up has developed a 3D-printed tissue that functions like a human liver and can one day be used for full-fledged liver transplants, according to the developers.

3D MRI can spot stroke risk in diabetic patients

People with diabetes may be harbouring advanced vascular disease that could increase their risk of stroke, researchers warn.

When 3D printing saved a newborn's life

 A 3D printing model of the head of a foetus recently helped doctors save the life of a newborn who had developed a life threatening complication at University of Michigan's C.S. Mott Children's Hospital in the US.

3D-printed wheelchair helps disabled kitten walk

 A tiny 3D-printed wheelchair developed by two students in Canada has helped a disabled kitten, who lost his back legs shortly after birth, walk again.

3D-printed 'bench-top' brain a reality soon

3D-printed 'bench-top' brain a reality soon

In a step closer to creating a full-fledged “bench-top” brain, Australian researchers have developed a 3D-printed layered structure incorporating neural cells that mimic the structure of brain tissue.

'Smart cap' can detect if milk is fresh

'Smart cap' can detect if milk is fresh

A new 3D printed "smart cap" can now help you know if the milk delivered to you is fresh or not, says a study.

Chinese toddler first in the world to have 3D printed skull

 A three-year-old girl in China has become the first person in the world to have her skull reconstructed with the help of 3D printing technology, after a 17-hour-long ground-breaking surgery.

3D-printed soft robot jumps like humans

The world's first 3D-printed robot has been created with a rigid core but a soft exterior that helps him take multiple jumps and adapt better with humans.

First 3D heart printed using multiple imaging techniques

 Heart experts, including one of an Indian-origin, have successfully integrated two common imaging techniques to produce the first 3D anatomic model of a patient's heart.

3D doesn't impress 'Baahubali' director Rajamouli

3D doesn't impress 'Baahubali' director Rajamouli

The recent 3D film ‘ABCD 2’ stormed the box office but ‘Baahubali’ director S.S. Rajamouli says he is not a fan of the innovative technology.

Trailer of 3D biography-disaster film 'Everest' released

Trailer of 3D biography-disaster film 'Everest' released

 The official trailer of actor Jason Clarke's 3D biography-disaster film "Everest" has been unveiled.

3D-printed device saves three babies' lives in US

In a world first, a groundbreaking 3D-printed device has helped three toddlers suffering from a life-threatening condition lead a normal life.

NASA mission to decode Earth and Sun's explosive interplay

NASA mission to decode Earth and Sun's explosive interplay

While NASA has achieved the impossible by flying four identically equipped spacecraft together to capture 3D views of subtle magnetic interactions in space, the $1.1 billion mission is set to beam back valuable data beginning September this year.

3D print soft toys soon

A team from Disney Research and Carnegie Mellon University has devised a 3D printer that layers together laser-cut sheets of fabric to form soft, squeezable objects such as bunnies, doll clothing and phone cases.