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Nvidia and Qualcomm share design win at Xiaomi

Posted by Jon Peddie on September 11th 2013 | Permalink
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Xiaomi 5-inch MI3 smartphone: for $327 Rising star Chinese smartphone builder Xiaomi has released its latest smartphone the Xiaomi MI3 with a starting price of just $327. Xiaomi plans to offer two versions of the phone, one for China Unicom with Qualcomm Snapdragon 800, and another for China Mobile with a Nvidia Tegra 4. China Mobile is the largest carrier with over 700M users, representing 67% of Xiaomi's installed base.The phones won’t work on wireless networks outside of China. The phones feature a 5-inch screen from LG with 1920 × 1080 resolution, a 13-megapixel rear camera, 2-megapixel front camera, 2 GB…

Podcast: A conversation with Jon Peddie and Kathleen Maher and Brian David Johnson

Posted by Webmaster on September 24th 2012 | Permalink
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Jon Peddie and Kathleen Maher recently recorded a podcast interview with Brian David Johnson from Intel. Listen to these podcasts and watch other videos with Jon and Kathleen.

Elemental Announces Video Conversion Support for 2nd Generation Intel Core Processor Family

Posted by Webmaster on January 5th 2011 | Permalink
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Elemental Technologies announced the company is solidifying its leadership in GPU-accelerated video processing, extending its architecture to support high-speed video conversion on the 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ processor family. "Accelerated GPU-based encoding solutions that work in tandem with the CPU, such as those offered by Elemental, deliver superior performance compared to software-based CPU-only solutions," said Dr. Jon Peddie.

Jon Peddie to give Keynote address for Khronos Group at Siggraph Asia 2009

Posted by Webmaster on November 19th 2009 | Permalink
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Dr. Jon Peddie will be joining the world's leading experts on computer graphics and interactive techniques this December at Siggraph Asia 2009. Jon Peddie will be giving the keynote address for the Khronos Group on December 18th.

Showcase & Press Mixer During CES 2009

Posted by Webmaster on November 28th 2008 | Permalink
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This January 8 and 9 during CES, Lunch@Piero’s, the lunchtime press and demo event, will once again be filled with outstanding technologies and hot stories.  Enjoy two days of exciting demos, press meetings, product debuts and great food. This is where headlines are made! IF YOU’RE WITH THE MEDIA, request your invitation now, as this event is only open to qualified reporters, bloggers and broadcast media.  IF YOU WANT TO SHOW YOUR PRODUCTS to some of the finest, smartest media from around the world and join other great companies that have chosen Lunch@Piero’s as their showcase during CES, you may do…

S3, back in the game

Posted by Kathleen Maher on February 15th 2008 | Permalink
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S3 Graphics today announced the S3 Graphics Chrome 400 Series discrete graphics processors, designed to provide the latest gaming experience for energy-efficient desktop systems and portable notebook PCs coupled with outstanding HD content playback at the highest performance-per-watt ratio ever. “S3 Graphics has developed a product that will deliver incredible, high quality 1080p HD playback for Home Media Centers, Desktop PCs and Ultra Thin and Light Notebook PCs without creating the unwanted noise and heat often associated with high performance components,” said Dr. Ken Weng, GM of S3 Graphics. “The feature-rich capabilities in the Chrome 400 Series will provide the end-user…

Jon Peddie now has news feeds

Posted by James Riordon on January 24th 2008 | Permalink
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Jon Peddie now has news feeds

iPod Sets Man’s Pants On Fire

Posted by Webmaster on January 17th 2008 | Permalink
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ATLANTA—The new iPod Nano is hot. But one Douglasville man said his old Nano got even hotter—hot enough to burst into flames. So I look down and I see flames coming up to my chest, said Danny Williams. Williams said the burn hole from the pocket of his pants marks the spot of his 15 seconds of flame. He said he had an iPod Nano and an glossy piece of paper in his pocket. He believes the paper shielded him from being burned. I haven’t read too many stories on exploding iPods (as far as I know, Apple doesn’t employ Sony…

Upcoming 8800GT sighted

Posted by Webmaster on January 16th 2008 | Permalink
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Follow the link for a picture Tweaktown claims to be Nvidia’s next gen offering. Some are worried that given a one slot cooling system the board will run too hot, but given the rumors of 3SLi a one slot design is a pretty obvious requirement.—CRD

Nvidia Readies New “Ultimate” Technology for Gamers

Posted by Webmaster on January 16th 2008 | Permalink
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Triple SLI – Nvidia’s Next-Generation Ultimate Gaming Platform Nvidia Corp. not only plans to refresh its lineup of performance graphics accelerators this year, but also intends to introduce its 3-way SLI multi-GPU technology aiming extreme performance enthusiasts. But will the new triple SLI technology truly become a high-performance solution, or will it share the destiny of Nvidia quad SLI? According to a slide published by Expreview web-site, which is presumably from Nvidia Corp.’s roadmap, 3-way SLI is Nvidia’s new “ultimate gaming platform”, which will offer ultimate performance in three-dimensional games. 3-Way SLi, if this is true, (and so far Nvidia has…