Lucasfilm was heavily involved in creating the latest Harry Potter movie and at the NVIDIA GPU Tech Conference, they've used the fire scene to show off how the GPU has greatly accelerated simulation and processing of this scene. This is part of an article at www.hardwarezone.com
Folks from Sony Pictures Animation were at NVIDIA GPU Tech Conference and they showed off a mini clip on the making of the 3D version of the Cloudy with a Chance of Meat Balls movie. Find out in this easy and short clip on what was involved to give the movie its 3D edge.
Get a fly-by overview of NVIDIA's key breakthroughs in GPU computing in this 3D opening video by Jen-Hsun Huang, CEO of NVIDIA, for the GPU Technology Conference 2009 event + why GPU computing development is so important these days.
A mini clip from NVIDIA GPU Technology Conference to highlight the role of PhysX beyond just in games but how and where it is involved in modern movies as well.
A demo of an NVIDIA Ion based HP netbook streaming HD Video over the web with full acceleration using Adobe Flash Player which NVIDIA has worked together with Adobe to finetune.
Comex 2009 starts today! With over five floors at Suntec Singapore, it promises to be bigger than the previous show, with more gadgets and bargains for all. Team HardwareZone was at the show floors to get you the latest prices and deals.
The Xperia X2 is the successor to the highly publicized X1, Sony Ericsson's first Windows Mobile QWERTY handset ever. Has it improved for the better? Only one way to find out!
The Hero has a very simple and appealing design, but it is the intuitive Sense UI that definitely stole the limelight. The Sense UI is essentially all about widgets with heavy emphasis on aesthetics and smooth performance. We highlight this beautiful Sense UI and how HTC has improved the stock Android platform with it in this ZoneOut video.
Meet the Satio, Aino and Yari - Sony Ericsson's newest lineup of multimedia phones, but each with a unique specialty that you might even consider getting all 3 of them. With features like a 12MP camera, PS3 media integration and gesture gaming, these are not your run-of-the-mill phones. Check out our special quick preview video of these hot phones that will hit the stores in Q4 2009.
HWM managed to meet up with Mr. Chris Chin, the Developer Marketing Director for Asia Pacific and Greater China, for Microsoft's Mobile Communications Business division on the current progress the company is making in working with developers for Microsoft's Windows Marketplace for Mobile within the APAC region.
- Fractal Design announces Define S, silent case with watercooling support
- Olympus announces the latest in their “Tough” series of ruggedised cameras – the Stylus Tough TG-4
- Qualcomm will ditch TSMC for Samsung to make the Snapdragon 820
- Re/code: Nokia plans return to phone market in 2016
- MediaTek launches 64-bit MT8163 and MT8735 chips for entry to mid-range tablets
- Canon launches the XEED WUX500, an LCOS projector with Wi-Fi and HDBaseT support
- Windows 10 to launch in end July?
- Sony unveils Xperia Z4 for Japan, another global flagship model to launch in May