Bio-inspired vision systems. High-performance finance analytics. Automatic image correction. These are just a sampling of the breadth of innovation on display from the 15 startups participating in the GPU Technology Conference’s Emerging Companies Summit. Five of the most promising companies bagged “One to Watch” awards, splitting a pot of $85,000 worth of prizes, at a… Read More
If you’re using software to measure the quality of your gaming experience, you’re missing something. We’ve been working for years to analyze and improve the gaming experience for our customers. What we found is what many customers have long noticed: the most common software tool for measuring a game’s performance – FRAPs – doesn’t always… Read More
It won’t be long before your car’s gauges, knobs and buttons go the way of the buggy whip. Instead of fiddling with knobs you’ll be tapping a touchscreen or gesturing to customize your augmented-reality display. That’s because car companies are racing to build smartphone and tablet technology into their vehicles, to provide better information for… Read More
Hedge Connection will join several dozen other companies sharing their ideas at the Emerging Companies Summit, at the fourth annual GPU Technology Conference, to be held in San Jose, Calif., next March. Video gamers rely on GPUs to deliver dazzling fast-twitch action. Scientists use banks of GPUs to simulate reactor cores and predict changes in… Read More
The GPU Technology Conference (GTC) 2013 is less than six weeks away. Once again, the world’s #1 event on accelerated computing will showcase scientific and engineering breakthroughs made possible by GPUs. The event runs March 18 to 21 in San Jose, Calif. Featuring hundreds of talks and tutorials on everything from astrophysics to medical imaging… Read More
NVIDIA released today a new GeForce R310 driver optimized for the latest big holiday title, Far Cry 3. This new GeForce 310.64 beta driver provides up to 38 percent faster gaming performance in Far Cry 3. The release is just the latest example of how NVIDIA works closely with game developers to tune its software… Read More
Morpheus Medical will join several dozen other startups sharing their ideas at the Emerging Companies Summit, at the fourth annual GPU Technology Conference, to be held in San Jose, Calif., next March. One in a hundred newborns suffer from congenital heart disease. 5.2 million Americans of all ages suffer from heart failure. The challenge for… Read More
NVIDIA this week continued its work cultivating Israel’s growing market for GPU-based technologies, hosting a symposium in Tel Aviv for top execs from some three dozen firms ranging from startups to multinationals that are pushing the frontiers of computer-vision, gesture-based and high-performance computing technologies. Tel Aviv has become a global startup hub. The one-day event… Read More
When the shutter clicks on a Raytrix 3D light-field camera, you don’t take a single shot – you take every shot. That’s because the German startup places an array of microlenses – up to 20,000 of them – between a normal camera lens and the camera’s image sensor. It’s like having 20,000 little cameras clustered together taking shots of a scene from slightly different angles.
To the delight of couch potatoes everywhere, eyeSight Mobile Technologies is working to improve on the TV remote control with something that’s impossible to misplace and never runs out of batteries: your hand. That’s just one example of the many devices and applications that the five-year-old Israeli company is working to improve with its innovative gesture-recognition software.
While holograms have been featured in commercial entertainment for decades, RealView Imaging Ltd. is taking the idea seriously – from science fiction to real life. The Israel-based startup has created a revolutionary hardware and optics system that projects true 3D holographic images into free space. These images can be interacted with by literally touching the image…