Professional-Quality 3D Asset Library for Research Launched by NVIDIA, Amazon Lumberyard, and SpeedTree

News, Computer Graphics & Visualization, Games, Virtual Reality

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Aug 01 2017

By Aaron Lefohn, Director of NVIDIA Research Falcor Rendering R&D Framework Updated for DirectX 12 and Vulkan This morning at SIGGRAPH 2017, Amazon Lumberyard, SpeedTree, and NVIDIA announced ORCA (Open Research Content Archive) a free, open library

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Profiling the AI Performance Boost in OptiX 5

Features, News, Computer Graphics & Visualization, Games, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 31 2017

By Vincent Brisebois and Ankit Patel, NVIDIA OptiX 5.0 introduces a new post-processing feature to denoise images.

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Developer Spotlight: Creating Photorealistic CGI Environments

News, Computational Photography, Computer Graphics & Visualization, CUDA, Developer Spotlight, Games, Media & Entertainment, Quadro

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 27 2017

Get to know Rense de Boer, a technical art director from Sweden, who is not only pushing the envelope of photo-real CGI environments, but he’s doing it all in a real-time engine!

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Human-like Character Animation System Uses AI to Navigate Terrains

Features, Research, CUDA, cuDNN, Games, GeForce, Higher Education / Academia, Image Recognition, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment

Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 02 2017

Researchers from University of Edinburgh and Method Studios developed a real-time character control mechanism using deep learning that can help virtual characters walk, run and jump a little more naturally.  “Data-driven motion synthesis using neural

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Turn Your Selfie Into Realistic VR Avatar

News, Research, Cloud, CUDA, Games, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment, Signal / Audio Processing, Virtual Reality

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 28 2016

California-based startup ObEN uses artificial intelligence to create a personalized and realistic 3D virtual self with just one smartphone image, and transports your virtual self into any AR and VR environment.

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Logitech’s New Webcam Includes Dynamic Background Removal Feature

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Oct 03 2016

Announced at TwitchCon in San Diego, Logitech introduced their newest webcam designed to meet the needs for serious streamers.

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NVIDIA GameWorks Wins Grand Prize at CEDEC AWARDS 2016

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Sep 26 2016

NVIDIA GameWorks was awarded the CEDEC AWARDS 2016 Grand Prize, hosted this year at the Computer Entertainment Developers Conference in Yokohama, Japan.

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