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Tuesday: October 13, 2009

Google pulls the curtain back on their very own Building Maker.Google pulls the curtain back on their very own Building Maker.

We like to think of Building Maker as a cross between Google Maps and a gigantic bin of building blocks. Basically, you pick a building and construct a model of it using aerial photos and simple 3D shapes – both of which we provide.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Google @ 2:38 PM | Tags (9) | google | maps | earth | blocks | building | generator | models | 3d | maker |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 19 Clicks | Posted by Vin


New trailer for Toy Story 3 surfaces online in glorious Quicktime.New trailer for Toy Story 3 surfaces online in glorious Quicktime.

The art style looks fantastic as usual. I'm really impressed as to how they managed to attain a better sense of realism while sticking to the original Toy Story atmosphere. See you in line for tickets next summer.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Movies @ 2:29 PM | Tags (7) | 3d | buzz | disney | pixar | sequel | toystory | woody |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 29 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: August 11, 2009

You can snag Duke Nukem 3D for your iPhone for just $2.99 today.You can snag Duke Nukem 3D for your iPhone for just $2.99 today.

'It's time to kick ass and chew bubble gum. And I'm all out of gum.'

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Deals & Steals @ 1:42 PM | Tags (6) | gaming | iphone | videogames | dukenukem | 3d | deals |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 3 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: July 13, 2009

FujiFilm to pull the curtain back on first 3-D camera for consumers.FujiFilm to pull the curtain back on first 3-D camera for consumers.

Both methods produce snapshots in which the central subjects appear to pop off the screen or print. A parlor trick? Perhaps, but Fujifilm is gambling that consumers will not only be willing to pay for such special effects, but they'll also pay extra.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Technology @ 7:24 AM | Tags (4) | fujifilm | digicam | cameras | 3d |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 11 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: July 10, 2009

3D making a comeback at movie theaters, your video games are next.3D making a comeback at movie theaters, your video games are next.

'It's pretty fantastic,' said Cameron, during his E3 press conference about the game. 'You just stick your head into the monitor and the world wraps around you. It's the first time in a videogame that I was afraid when the hammerhead enemies attack. It's very frightening.'

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 7:38 AM | Tags (5) | 3d | gaming | glasses | stereoscopic | technology |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 7 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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