Tag: AR

RISC-V Summit 2018 Keynote: Facebook, Silicon and Augmented Reality

RISC-V Summit

Facebook is invested in their augmented reality-for-all platform, Spark AR, as evidenced by their recent event schedule to discuss it more in-depth. Robert Shearer Director of Silicon Architecture and Modeling at the Menlo Park-headquartered Facebook led a keynote at the inaugural RISC-V open source silicon-oriented conference in — of course — Silicon Valley. Before discussing what was […]

Peanut Butter and Chocolate of Gaming: VR and eSports Events

Virtual reality (VR) and eSports are starting to meet at an intersection, which will allow tournaments and other events to portray new content in new ways. Imagine tournaments where VR-empowered competitive gamers play tournaments in more immersive environments, while their audiences watch the action on the big screens — or perhaps in VR themselves? It’s been […]

The Art and Science of Hacking GIFs

I present to you the humble GIF. Often fought over in terms of pronunciation (“giff” vs “jiff”), frequently used in grainy meme animation loops, and often disregarded as the lower-quality sibling to JPEG, PNG and other image formats. A better question might be, “How do you improve the GIF?” But to start with, what are […]

Experiential Technology and NeuroGaming Conference & Expo Returns to San Francisco

Virtual reality, augmented reality and internet of things definitely commands the headlines these days. But, “neurogaming” has also had its share of hype over the years. Involving other highly hyped concepts such as wearables, VR, AR and IoT, neurogaming is not benefited or beset by a flood of conferences and events. So, the Experiential Technology […]

NVIDIA GTC 2016 Preview for Gamers

GPU Technology Conference

NVIDIA has come a long way from the days of being the “gaming graphics card company,” after it unseated then acquired rival 3dfx, around the turn of the millennium. Nowhere is this clearer than NVIDIA’S own ecosystem conference, GPU Technology Conference (GTC 2016), which focuses on a diverse array of topics, like internet of things, […]