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Passive

Income or loss from business activities in which a person does not materially participate, such as a limited partnership.

Passive

Income (or loss) from an investment in which an individual does not directly participate. The most common types of passive income are rents from property one owns and income from a limited partnership. Some analysts consider income from dividends and coupons to be passive income while others do not. Passive income is taxable, but it is often treated differently from active income.
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Passive 3D glasses are light, inexpensive and well-suited for home 3D television.
For the user to utilize it as intended, it is necessary with some scene technical material, including lighting rig, stage curtains, cinema screen for passive 3D system and technical delivery.
We were pleased to have passive 3D monitors among us, in fact that is the one thing that was different from last year, where you needed an NVIDIA 3D Vision kit to really enjoy 3D content on your monitor.
Until now, LG had the passive 3D TV market pretty much to itself.
Combined with Dolby's lightweight passive 3D glasses--designed for repeated use to reduce the cost per view for exhibitors--Dolby and Barco's technologies deliver a memorable and mesmerizing 3D experience, even on the biggest screens.
In addition, RealD's passive 3D glasses are lightweight and low cost, and allow for a wide selection of clip-on lenses and personalized models for the young and fashionable mainstream movie-going community to choose from.
Contract notice: Supply of Set the passive 3D projection, Software for advanced image processing, camera / digital camera with lenses with remote control using a computer and accessories, Spectrophotometer with PC connection function.
The TV also supports 3D and surprisingly, Sony has gone the passive 3D route than the usual Active 3D.
Utilising an LG panel, the Cello uses passive 3D technology instead of the more expensive active method.
Panasonic Solutions Company, provider of collaboration, information-sharing and decision-support solutions for government and commercial enterprises, today announced it is previewing a passive 3D Projection System (PT-PJ3D53) during the NRA SHOW 2011, in DIRECTV's booth #1868.
9mm display in a 165 screen size, featuring passive 3D technology on an LED display.