YouTube just announced that they officially broke the one billion active user per month mark. This would make YouTube one of the two most actively visited websites on the Internet today.
YouTube Space studios are expanding to include a new facility in Tokyo, Japan. Currently YouTube has studios in London, England and Los Angeles, CA to help serve the needs of video makers, and all free of charge.
DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc., has recently made the decision that their software used to create some of their animations, which includes the upcoming “Rise of the Guardians” will be given away as open source.
Older phone users running Android v2.2 now have available to them an updated version of Firefox. Mozilla says the update for the open source web browser was made to support a large list of ARM v6 hardware that is on a lot of popular but older model phones.
Even though AMD claimed they have a GPGPU part since 2008, the crude reality was that key software from vendors such as Adobe – was accelerated using CUDA, thus only operated on NVIDIA hardware. That situation is now changing in a big way…
Futuremark just announced that the company is developing a unified benchmark suite for Windows 8 operating system. Available in 2012, the benchmark currently known as "3DMark for Windows 8" is targeting all Windows 8 platforms, from rare high-end smartphones to commonplace tablets, ultrabooks and desktops.
Adobe has launched their new Photoshop Touch apps, designed for the Apple iPad tablet device – Adobe Color Lava, Adobe Eazel and Adobe Nav. The apps are available for purchase on the Apple App Store.
In Rango, the new Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon animated film directed by Gore Verbinski, visual effects facility Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) was able to overcome production demands and timeline challenges with the help of NVIDIA Quadro professional graphics. Approximately 450 ILM artists located in San Francisco and Singapore worked on Rango, each on a
NVIDIA announced today the Quadro 400 graphics processing unit (GPU), a new professional graphics solution that puts the power of the GPU in the hands of designers and engineers. Built for use with professional applications, such as Autodesk AutoCAD, the NVIDIA Quadro 400 GPU provides up to 5x faster performance over high-end consumer gaming cards.
Pixelmator is an amazing, well-designed and easy to use image editing software for the Mac that it has now grossed US$1m after only being on the Mac App Store for 20 days.
The “Radeon HD 6700 Series” has been wildly rumoured for several months now. Initially expected to be what is now Barts / HD 6800 series, the HD 6700 moniker was next attached to HD 5700 rebrands by part of the rumour mill. The other part called Caicos HD 6700. However, at long last, AMD has