The coming of the Windows Phone 7 mobile OS is an important milestone in the industry and to mark this occasion, Microsoft Singapore held a special HardwareZone members only session to give these enthusiasts a detailed rundown of the Windows Phone 7 platform. Check out what took place at the event.
At the AMD Technical Forum & Exhibition 2010, we were treated to more AMD Fusion demos. Check out how the Brazos platform (using the Zacate APU) fares against the Intel Core i5 Mobile platform, how an even more powerful Llano APU tackles multitasking and finally AMD's vision of what Fusion will enable in the future.
The new Kinect controller is coming soon for the Xbox 360 and before its official availability, the team from GameAxis and HWZ managed to try out the new Kinect games at a media launch. Also, hear from Erik Ford, Manager for Xbox 360 in SEA on what to expect from Kinect.
While we were in Berlin, Germany, we managed to take some time off to wander the streets and take 720p and 1080p (24p) videos with a Canon EOS 7D DSLR. What you see here is a short video essay to showcase what DSLRs are capable of these days. Footage was edited on Adobe Premiere Pro, with minimal video effects added. Note that what you see here is a compressed 320p version of the video.
Research in Motion (RIM) unveiled the new BlackBerry PlayBook at their 3rd annual Developers Conference in San Francisco. Catch the highlight of the opening keynote as Mike Lazaridis, President & Co-CEO of RIM, walks us through their new device.
Say goodbye to out of focus photos as plenoptic lens based photography with high resolution cameras capture enough information for GPUs to computationally enhance your photos like never before. This demo shows the tech and how it's done.
This new initiative from NVIDIA provides a video destination that will stream 3D trailers, music videos, sports and other short 3D video content. However it strictly works on a 3D Vision PC only. This clip shows you what to expect out of it.
With hardware accelerated graphics rendering support on upcoming browsers, it does beg the question if varying hardware would affect performance of your web experience. This mini clip from NVIDIA will clarify all doubts.
Here's an awesome demo of the GPU accelerated iray renderer at work with 3ds Max, included an extended showcase of GPU cloud computing working in real-time to manipulate these complex works instantly from anywhere in the world, right from your browser!
This year's GTC 2010 started out highlighting the CUDA momentum and adoption and here's the opening video clip that further reinforces this with NVIDIA CEO Jen-Hsun Huang kick starting the event in proper. (Note that it was projected in 3D, hence the video might lack clarity, but its main purpose is evident).
- Cooler Master announces new Resonar in-ear headphones
- Thermaltake expands Water 3.0 series with new Water 3.0 Ultimate cooling kit
- ViewQwest expands U.S. connectivity with New York point of presence
- Seagate begins shipping 8TB drives, 10TB drives not far away
- Google to buy Twitch for US$1 billion
- ASUS PadFone Mini available in Singapore from July 26 for S$399
- Kingston introduces new 960GB SSDNow V310 SSD (updated)
- Western Digital's new My Book Duo devices offer up to 12TB of storage