Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollectionsSynthonics Inc
IN THE NEWS

Synthonics Inc

FEATURED ARTICLES
BUSINESS
July 7, 1998 | BARBARA MURPHY
Synthonics Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Synthonics Technologies in Westlake Village, has secured a patent for a PC-based computer graphics technology that streamlines the 3-D image creation process for a variety of applications, including electronic commerce, computer games and medical diagnostics. The new patent covers techniques for "morphing" generic 3-D models to create an unlimited number of variations rapidly.
ARTICLES BY DATE
BUSINESS
July 7, 1998 | BARBARA MURPHY
Synthonics Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Synthonics Technologies in Westlake Village, has secured a patent for a PC-based computer graphics technology that streamlines the 3-D image creation process for a variety of applications, including electronic commerce, computer games and medical diagnostics. The new patent covers techniques for "morphing" generic 3-D models to create an unlimited number of variations rapidly.
Advertisement
BUSINESS
December 3, 1996 | BARBARA MURPHY
Synthonics Technologies, based in Westlake Village, will have a comprehensive listing in Standard & Poor's Corporation Records after being approved by the publication's editorial board. The company's listing will start with the December issue. Standard & Poor's Corporation Records, published by McGraw-Hill, is a recognized securities manual that meets the requirements for secondary trading in most states.
BUSINESS
June 16, 1998 | BARBARA MURPHY
Westlake Village-based Synthonics Inc. has been issued another patent--this one for techniques used to change a standard motion picture into an undistorted, stereoscopic 3-D film. The U.S. Patent Office assigned the award for a process developed by Synthonics founder Charles Palm to automate the conversion of sequential movie frames into accurately synchronized 3-D images. According to Synthonics executives, the award means that any movie, no matter how old or new, can become more lifelike.
BUSINESS
June 16, 1998 | BARBARA MURPHY
Westlake Village-based Synthonics Inc. has been issued another patent--this one for techniques used to change a standard motion picture into an undistorted, stereoscopic 3-D film. The U.S. Patent Office assigned the award for a process developed by Synthonics founder Charles Palm to automate the conversion of sequential movie frames into accurately synchronized 3-D images. According to Synthonics executives, the award means that any movie, no matter how old or new, can become more lifelike.
BUSINESS
August 13, 1996
Synthonics Inc., a Westlake Village software developer, said it has been acquired through a stock swap by a public shell company, Columbine Financial Corp., in order to get its shares publicly traded on the Nasdaq over-the-counter market. The company, which develops technology that recreate 3-D models on personal computer screens, aims to form partnerships with other companies to apply its technology to a variety of areas, including orthodontics.
BUSINESS
December 2, 1997 | BARBARA MURPHY
Synthonics Inc. in Westlake Village has been notified that the core process behind Rapid Virtual Reality has met the requirements to be patented by the U.S. Patent Office. The company, a software development subsidiary of Synthonics Technologies Inc., has filed 17 patent applications over the last three years covering aspects of its RVR technology. RVR is designed to create 3-D replicas of real objects for interactive computer graphic applications. This patent approval is the second to date.
BUSINESS
September 24, 1996 | Barbara Murphy
Columbine Financial Corp., a Utah corporation that has just moved to Westlake Village, has changed its name to Synthonics Technologies Inc. Columbine's new name is intended to more closely identify the holding company with its new Synthonics Inc. subsidiary, which develops and licenses advanced three-dimensional virtual-reality imaging technology for use in personal computer and Internet applications.
BUSINESS
December 17, 1996 | BARBARA MURPHY
Synthonics Inc. of Westlake Village has been notified that the first of its 15 applications pending before the U.S. Patent Office has been approved. The applications cover aspects of the company's recently announced Rapid Virtual Reality technology. Synthonics expects to receive the formal patent grant in a few months.
BUSINESS
December 3, 1996 | BARBARA MURPHY
Synthonics Technologies, based in Westlake Village, will have a comprehensive listing in Standard & Poor's Corporation Records after being approved by the publication's editorial board. The company's listing will start with the December issue. Standard & Poor's Corporation Records, published by McGraw-Hill, is a recognized securities manual that meets the requirements for secondary trading in most states.
Los Angeles Times Articles
|