Trouble in 3D City?

Trouble in 3D City?

Trouble, oh we got trouble,
Right here in 3D City!
With a capital “T”, that rhymes with “D”
And that stands for Drool.

According to a press release from The Nielsen Company and a blog post in the New York Times – people who have actually viewed 3D TV say they are less likely to buy a new 3D set than people that have heard about 3D TV but have not actually seen it. In Sam Grobart’s NY Times post, he suggests that the deal breaker could just be having to wear those 3D glasses.

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(With apologies to Meredith Wilson.)

UPDATE January 2017: Direct view 3D TV looks dead. Long live 3D TV!