Meta Pushes the Envelope on HMD Brightness

by Bob Raikes

Meta has been working on many aspects of VR and AR display use for years. At Siggraph this year the firm showed its experiments with pushing the brightness of VR headsets to new levels. …

Tags:Augmented Reality| | HDR - High Dynamic Range| SIGGRAPH| Virtual Reality

Interesting Links for W/E 25th December 2020

by Bob Raikes

Every week, we see interesting articles where we can’t really add value or they are just interesting and not related to displays, so we put them in a round-up list. French startup is preparing …

Tags:Apple| Automotive| Cameras| Cinema| Hannstar (Hannspree)| Semiconductors| SIGGRAPH| Small Medium Panel Supply

Maxon’s 3D and Motion Design Show for Siggraph to Feature All-Star Lineup

by Artem Alekseenko

Maxon, the developers of professional 3D modeling, animation, rendering and motion design software solutions, announced the speaker lineup and schedule for its upcoming 3D and Motion Design Show for Siggraph 2020. Running from Tuesday, …

Tags:Augmented Reality| SIGGRAPH| Virtual Reality

The Overall CG Market Climbs to $147 Billion by 2020

by Isaac Oburu

Ever since it came into being during 1970s, the computer graphics (CG) industry has been a mixed bag of technologies, users, and applications, and has had for the most part a consistent (and lumpy) …

Tags:Jon Peddie Research (JPR)| SIGGRAPH

JPR Honours Epic Games’ Tim Sweeney

by Tom Allen

Jon Peddie Research has presented Tim Sweeney – founder and CEO of Epic Games – with its Technology Advancement Award. The prize was to be presented at JPR’s Annual Siggraph Luncheon on the 27th …

Tags:Awards| Back Panel| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| SIGGRAPH| Vol 23 - Issue 29

SIGGRAPH 2016 Now Accepting Submissions

by Isaac Oburu

SIGGRAPH 2016 has opened its call for submissions to invite scholars, innovators, and creative practitioners in various existing and/or emerging communities within computer graphics and interactive techniques to showcase their expertise and unique technical …

Tags:Events| SIGGRAPH| USA