Hey folks. I’m performing some maintenance at the moment and restoring the blog back. Someone (myself) dropped the database on their way out for apparently no reason at all. I’ll be back at the end of the week!

In the time being – enjoy the nice Tear-Down of the EVGA GTX 1080 Ti FTW3 by GamersNexus.

OH! Bethesda announced the Creation Club. Paid MODS right? Nope. That’s not true. Checkout the FAQ here. Yes. I actually look forward to see great things. I would say their entire BI / SCM and PR fucked up in communicating and presenting this new vision Curated Mods.

EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 Design
EVGA GTX 1080 Ti FTW3 PCB, VRM, & Tear-Down (Image / Video courtesy of GamersNexus)

Before The Flood

The movie follows Leonardo DiCaprio, Oscar-winning and environmentalist around the world, as he speaks with political figures, scientists, and people directly affected by the phenomenon of global warming to explore the true impact that industrialization and modern living has had on the environment and to deliver a warning to the world about the environment and climate change. The longtime environmental advocate formed his Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation in … Read more

Evolution Of Bacteria Against Antibiotic Drugs

A research team from Harvard Medical School created a time-lapse video that shows how bacteria is growing and evolving resistance to drugs. The researcher set up a giant 2-by-4 foot petri dish called MEGA (microbial evolution growth arena plate). On the right side of the plate where antibiotic levels were zero grew Escherichia coli (better known as E.coli) bacteria. The bacteria is shown in milky white on … Read more

Get Involved: Teach Yourself How To Code

Everything in the modern world is surrounded by code. Your Phone, your watch and the software on your mobile devices, for example “Whats App”. Modern infrastructure, information technology, everything relies on code. Your Fridge, oven, car, code is everywhere in order to create new software or to build powerful machines to build even smaller computer parts. But how to teach this to your kids or family members who only use … Read more

Unite 2014 – Keynote

This August, Seattle saw a flood of game developers coming into town for Unite 2014, the eighth annual Unity conference held at the Seattle Center. Among the exciting sessions and keynote speeches, Jens Fursund from our PowerVR Ray Tracing team was there to introduce the upcoming Unity 5 lightmap editor which uses our ray tracing technology to quickly and accurately simulate lighting. The keynote address … Read more

SIGGRAPH 2013 : Technical Papers Preview Trailer

The SIGGRAPH Technical Papers program is the premier international forum for disseminating new scholarly work in computer graphics and interactive techniques. SIGGRAPH 2013 brings together thousands of computer graphics professionals, 21-25 July 2013, Anaheim, California, USA. Learn more at www.siggraph.org/s2013.   *also interesting to checkout http://workshops.cgsociety.org/courseinfo.php?id=374 3D CREATURE SCULPTING with Bryan Wynia http://workshops.cgsociety.org/courseinfo.php?id=386 INTRODUCTION TO PYQT IN MAYA with Malcolm Thomas – Gustave ….read more! (15 Jul 2013 – 09 Sep … Read more

Being A Wizard Is About “Doing Things Others Can’t”

//draft -> put discription and text here! YouTube Discription Learn about a new “superpower” that isn’t being taught in in 90% of US schools. Starring Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, will.i.am, Chris Bosh, Jack Dorsey, Tony Hsieh, Drew Houston, Gabe Newell, Ruchi Sanghvi, Elena Silenok, Vanessa Hurst, and Hadi Partovi. Directed by Lesley Chilcott Gabe Newell Founder and President, Valve “The programmers of tomorrow are the … Read more

CryENGINE 3 Presentation at Crytek *Update

Update 04. February 2013: CryENGINE 3 SDK 3.4.4 Trailer Sean Tracy is showing off some nice things in CryENGINE 3 that you can also find in the upcoming game Crysis 3. Features ranging from liquid reflections, lighting behavior, and cinematic effects to volume fog and pixel-accurate displacement mapping are all demonstrated by Tracy in real-time using Crysis 3′s level-editing software.

Nvidia 301.24 beta driver – FXAA shaders, adaptive Vsync, fancy slics

NVIDIA GeForce 301.24 Beta Drivers Add Major Gaming Features & Boost Skyrim Performance By Up To 20% The new NVIDIA GeForce 301.24 beta drivers are now available to download. An essential upgrade for all GeForce users, these drivers enable NVIDIA FXAA, NVIDIA Adaptive VSync, and NVIDIA Frame Rate Target on all GeForce 8-series and later GPUs and also add new NVIDIA Surround features for all Surround-capable … Read more

Project Class – We Solve X

A team within our Google[x] group started Project Glass to build this kind of technology, one that helps you explore and share your world, putting you back in the moment. Follow along with them at http://g.co/projectglass – as we share some of our ideas and stories. We’d love to hear yours, too. What would you like to see from Project Glass?