The new family portrait? 3D-printed statue selfies

...his body and sent the scan off to a 3-D printer. These studios are popping up rapidly as 3-D scanning and printing technology gets...traditional mall portrait studio, but 3-D printing has sparked a new trend. Overloaded...

Developer adding 3-D face mapping to NBA 2K15 video game

...adding the option for gamers to digitally graft lifelike 3-D renditions of their faces onto virtual players in the series...angles of gamers' faces. It then renders photorealistic 3-D models on screen that can be tweaked and placed onto the...

Nightmare Plantation in Grovetown keeping doors closed this year

...John Carter, House of Terror ? at 308 Holly Lane in North Augusta ? boasts five haunted houses, including the only 3-D haunted house in the area."This is definitely an exciting time for us, and we can't wait to kick off the season Friday...

Test your knowledge of Augusta history; perfect study guide is online

...bringing this to town:A. Fort GordonB. Clarks Hill DamC. Augusta PiratesD. Industries Answers: 1. D., 2. C., 3. D., 4. C., 5. B., 6. C., 7. D., 8. D., 9. A., 10. C.

Airlines look for an edge in weather-radar systems

...cockpit display that uses icons to warn of potential hail and lightning up to 370 miles away. They can call up panoramic 3-D images of storms between the ground and 60,000 feet, eliminating the need for pilots to manually aim the radar at smaller...

Tilt ? swivel ? Amazon Fire offers new ways to use phone

...about Amazon's Fire phone isn't the gizmos such as the 3-D imagery or the camera scanner that helps you get more information...and redraws images on the screen continually so they appear 3-D.Beyond aesthetics, the technology lets you tilt the phone...

5 trends for fashionable fingertips

NEW YORK - Move over, studded bracelets and chandelier earrings. Right now, it's all about nails.Rhinestones, 3-D designs, textured topcoats and new offerings from fashion royalty have upped the ante on fingertips, said Kahlana Barfield...

Wal-Mart uses test-and-learn approach for roll out of new products, services

...another iteration of product reviews.3-D PRINTINGDETAILS: Last November, Wal-Mart's...K. operation, ASDA, began testing 3-D printing technology that allows shoppers...Sam's Club stores also are testing 3-D programs. Last month, at the newly...

Local actor appears in 'Step Up: All In'

...Despite minimal acting experience, the 2000 Lakeside High School graduate earned the role of Jasper Tarik in the upcoming 3-D dance film Step Up: All In ? which opens nationwide Friday."I've never been in a role of this caliber before...

National Geographic makes 3-D splash

...something new in its August edition -- 3-D photos, including the cover. The cover...and inside the magazine a series of 3-D photos illustrate articles on Mars and...remains of the Titanic. It's the first 3-D cover for the magazine, which has a...

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