Sony files patent for new 3D tech

Screen sharing technology lets players view different images on the same screen
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Sony Computer Entertainment has patented new stereoscopic screen sharing technology, making it possible for gamers to look at their own individual imagery on the same 3D TV.

In theory this technology would prevent players from looking at their opponent’s moves when taking part in split-screen multiplayer games. It works by splitting the TV image into separate 3D viewpoints – one for each player.

Sony has included a number of detailed illustrations in the patent including how the technology and the 3D glasses work.

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