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3M Demoes USB 3.0 Monitor

3M Demoes USB 3.0 Monitor

Technology is an ever-progressing front, and as we welcome the next batch of great inventions, we also have to take in the minor steps in the same direction as well. Then again, getting a monitor that not only receives its display signal from the next step in Bluetooth tech, but is also powered by it, may not be all that minor at all. Thanks to 3M, you can now safely debate the subject, as they've gone ahead and demoed their first monitor that does just that.

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Quanta unveils DST touchscreen tech at Computex

Quanta unveils DST touchscreen tech at Computex

Touchscreens are the norm today after the iPhone debuted years ago and brought the tech into the mainstream in a huge way. Since then touch screens have been evolving and the number of devices with touchscreens continues to boom. Quanta Computer and 3M have announced a new codeveloped technology at Computex called DST.

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3M Ergonomic Wireless Mouse could take your eye out

3M Ergonomic Wireless Mouse could take your eye out

Would we open up an ergonomic-mouse press release if it wasn't a slow Tuesday in the week after CES 2010?  Probably not.  Would we give it a second glance after seeing this surprisingly... phallic example from 3M?  Out of morbid curiosity, perhaps.

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Tiny 3M MPro-150 pocket projector debuts

Tiny 3M MPro-150 pocket projector debuts

Projectors are always getting smaller which is a good thing for some users. The business type who is always on the go giving presentations and doesn't want to lug a full-size projector around will like the new 3M MPro150 projector that debuted at CES.

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3M debuts M2256PW LCD with 10-finger multi touch

3M debuts M2256PW LCD with 10-finger multi touch

CES is a hotbed of new product unveilings and announcements of all sorts of gear. There is typically tons of computer hardware and accessories unveiled at the show and 3M is unveiling a new LCD at CES this year called the M2256PW.

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RoyalTek RPJ-2000 pico-projector lands; TV tuner model in 2010

RoyalTek RPJ-2000 pico-projector lands; TV tuner model in 2010

The steady trickle of pico-projectors continues with a new model by RoyalTek, the RPJ-2000, tipped to be the first of several from the company in 2010.  The RPJ-2000 uses a second-gen 3M LCoS chipset and is capable of projecting up to a 65-inch image with 14 lumens brightness and 640 x 480 resolution.

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3M adhesive film creates glasses-free 3D displays

3M adhesive film creates glasses-free 3D displays

3M are perhaps best known among geeky types for their self-adhesive privacy films, that can be used to shield monitors against prying eyes, but the company has also been investigating 3D technology.  They've demonstrated a 3D display system that requires no special glasses; instead, it relies on backlighting control and a specially textured adhesive film that directs elements of an on-screen image to either the viewer's left or right eye.

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3M MPro120 Pocket Projector Review

3M MPro120 Pocket Projector Review

We've reviewed our fair share of pico-projectors here at SlashGear, and while they've often had impressive aspects to their performance, there's been nothing that pushed them out of "expensive toy" and into "must-have accessory". 3M are hoping that their latest model does just that: the 3M MPro120 is the company's second-generation attempt at the pico platform, using a new LCoS imager and four times the battery life. Can it earn a permanent place in our bag? Read on for the full SlashGear review.

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Castrade Pico projector, a 3M MPro 1100’s clone outs for Japanese market

Castrade Pico projector, a 3M MPro 1100’s clone outs for Japanese market

Compare to an established standard-size projectors, the Pico versions still have long journey to playing catch up in the brightness and color reproduction areas. But we’ve seen its popularity recently increased from a short few months, even DisplayLink is thinking about developing its USB-display chip for the use of Pico projector. This week, another one shown up from Japan, and is equipped with Lcos technology.

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3M Mobile ID Reader is quick security checker

3M Mobile ID Reader is quick security checker

A brand new 3M Mobile ID Reader could soon be used at events or areas that require tight security sometime soon. The idea is to scan your identification quickly to prove your credentials to be in a certain locale.  

 

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3M MPro110 Pocket Projector on sale September 30th

3M MPro110 Pocket Projector on sale September 30th

If you've ever dreamed of carrying a projector in your pocket, the 3M MPro110 Pocket Projector will go on sale on September 30th and it's perfect for those times when you need to project small images from a, well, small device.

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