Picopros

Spheree Uses Pico Projectors to Create a 3D Perspective-corrected Display

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Spheree is a fantastic new project that utilizes 8 pico projectors and gesture control to create 3D perspective-corrected displays.  Taking advantage of Leap Motion's highly-accurate gesture detection technology, users can interact with the virtual display to experience things an exciting new way.

 

We Talk Projection Watches, Holographic Projection, and Rural Education on Our Latest Podcast

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Our latest video podcast is now available!  In Episode 8 of Picoprospectives, we talk about the Ritot Smartwatch and Ostendo's holographic projection technology.  Best of all, we talk with the folks at OMPT, a fantastic group of people who use portable projectors to educate people in rural locations around the globe.

 

TouchPico is an Interactive Touch Pico Projector and is Coming Soon!

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We've been waiting for the TouchPico for a long time.  Finally, it is coming!  In less than 24 hours, the TouchJet group has raised nearly $55,000, which nearly funds its Indiegogo campaign - with 29 days to go!

 

The Acer C205 Packs Huge Performance in a Tiny Package

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It's been quiet in the pico projection space lately.  Almost too quiet.  But don't mistake silence for a lack of innovation.  Today, Acer has unveiled an amazing new product, the C205 pico projector.

 

The Favi J6-LED-PICO: Leading the Pico Projector Pack

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Recently, we had the privilege of spending time with one of the latest pico projectors from Favi Entertainment.  The Pico+ J6-LED-PICO is a handheld battery-operated unit that features a multitude of features, beautiful design, and is very competitively priced at only $349.

 

MicroVision to Supply UPS with Display Modules for Package Guidance System

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Today, MicroVision announced that they will be supplying custom display engines to UPS for a new package guidance system.  Utilizing their proprietary PicoP technology, these modules will project instructions onto packages in an effort to increase process efficiency at a UPS sorting facility.  

 

We Debate Pico Projectors on Our Latest Podcast with AV Nation

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In a recent podcast with AV Nation, founders Rich and Paul talk all-things pico.  We dig into the dirty details of the history of these devices, how they have evolved in recent years, and compare a number of products.  If you're looking for a recommendation, this show is a MUST-watch!

 

MIT Demonstrates Advanced Transparent Displays

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MIT has published a fascinating article discussing transparent displays.  Targeted at a wide range of applications, such as head-up displays (HUD) and even transparent eyewear, this technology has the potential to revolutionize how we access content.

 

Sony's Touch Projection Technology Looks to Change Your Morning Routine

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This week at CES, Sony has created a lot of buzz.  Starting with its keynote address, CEO Kazuo Hirai talked about a lot of new and exciting concepts.  One of the most interesting (to us at least) is what Sony calls Life Space UX.  

 

The ELMO BOXi MP-350 is an Amazing Mobile HD Projector

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We have reviewed dozens of portable projectors over the years.  Recently, we got our hands on something truly unique - the BOXi MP-350 mobile projector from ELMO USA.  This 720p HD LED projector retails for around $659 and offers 300 lumens of output.  So what is so unique about the MP-350?  Keep reading.