Jon Peddie


Eye Lasers vs. Giant Mirrors: The Funky Face-Off in AR and China’s Ambitions

by Jon Peddie

Augmented reality (AR), like virtual reality (VR), is divided into two main segments: consumer and commercial. Consumer AR glasses resemble normal spectacles and are inconspicuous. Commercial AR, which includes medical, scientific, industrial, enterprise, and …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Head Up Displays HUDs| meta| Microsoft| VR

Intel’s GPU Market Share Mistakenly Boosted by HPC Sales

by Jon Peddie

Intel announced its win for the Argonne National Laboratory Aurora supercomputer in March 2019 and promised a performance of 1 EFLOPS by 2021. Intel said in mid-2020 that manufacturing issues had delayed the rollout …

Tags:AMD| GPU| Intel| Market Data

How far will legacy take the PC industry?

by Jon Peddie

If all, or even most, applications end up running on servers in the cloud, who needs a Windows PC? Most users care less about the OS and underlying hardware, and more (maybe only) about …

Tags:Notebooks| PC Industry| PC Market (Personal Computers - PCs)| Smartphones| tablets| Thin Clients

EVGA Exits Nvidia

by Jon Peddie

EVGA was founded in the 1998 and entered the PC graphics add-in board (AIB) market in 2000 when it developed the first highly efficient cooler for Nvidia’s the GeForce MX440, affectionally called the banana …

Tags:GPUs| Graphics Cards| Nvidia

Pixelworks Bring Magic to Mobile – The X7 mobile visual processor

by Jon Peddie

Since the turn of the century, video frame interpolation systems have used motion compensation (MC) and Motion estimation (ME) systems. However, such solutions are not power-efficient and can introduce interpolation errors. Pixelworks, a video …

Tags:Game Playing| Semiconductors| Smartphones

Dell’s U3223QE Ultra-black Sharable 32-in 4K Monitor

by Jon Peddie

There are occasions and situations where it would be really great if you could share your big screen 4k monitor with two PCs, maybe they are both yours or maybe one is a visitor’s. …

Tags:Dell| Desktop Monitors| HDR - High Dynamic Range| Windows

What the Olympic visitors Saw

by Jon Peddie

A humongous floating video wall and a virtual badminton game. Image provided by The Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games Image created with the cooperation of NTT For the Olympics, NTT …

Tags:Olympics| Outdoor Displays| Outside Broadcast| Sports and Stadiums