Hubert Nguyen

Hubert Nguyen is the co-founder and editor of Ubergizmo. He has a passion for technology and enjoys sharing it.

He is a retired computer graphics engineer who programmed special-effects such as real-time fire or hair rendering, for NVIDIA. Hubert also managed the NVIDIA developer education program and edited “GPU Gems 3“, a best-selling 3D programming book.

Before joining NVIDIA, Hubert was at 3dfx interactive. Prior to that, he worked on 3D-Engines in various video games.

Hubert started to program computer graphics in 1991 when he was involved in the underground European DemoScene. In 1994, his “Impact Studios” team won the world’s largest PC demo competition: The Party, in Denmark.

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Recent stories this author

Laundroid, The Futuristic Laundry-Folding Appliance

01/15/2018, We have covered clothing folding robots such as FoldiMate (~$1000), but when it comes to folding, Laundroid by SevenDreamers is the most ambitious, and expensive, system. We first saw Laundroid as a technological demo in Japan during the CEATEC 2015 show....

FoldiMate Folds Your Clothes

01/13/2018, Folding clothes has been a house chore that has been left remarkably intact despite all the technological evolution and revolutions we had in the past 100 years. FoldiMate proposes a clothes folder which can fold select items perfectly within ~10 seconds....

Lenovo Mirage Solo: Standalone VR Headset

01/09/2018, It was just announced, Lenovo just launched a standalone VR headset powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon VR platform, a powerful; solution that does not require a phone to be inserted into the headset. It is much better than a phone-based solution because...

Lenovo Smart Display With Google Assistant

01/08/2018, Google Assistant has done quite well during the Holiday season, and it’s about to be in even more places. The Lenovo Smart Display is a visual assistant that features a large display of 8 or 10 inches. The idea is to add a visual dimensions to what is...

Netgear XR500 NightHawk Gaming Router

01/08/2018, The XR500 NightHawk is Netgear’s first official Gaming router as the company wants to take some share of the juicy PC Gaming market. Netgear has taken notice that a large share of PC gamers play first-person-shooter (FPS) games that can be extremely...

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet 2018: A Creative’s Favorite

01/08/2018, It’s been a few years that Lenovo has been producing the ThinkPad X1 Tablet, and it has evolved for the better since. The 2018 edition comes with a larger and better display that might make it a graphic designer’s favorite.

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga 2018: First Reveal

01/08/2018, [CES 2018] The Lenovo X1 Yoga 2018 has been officially unveiled at CES 2018. This YOGA and touch-enabled cousin of the X1 Carbon (also updated at CES) has everything that made the X1 Series great into a multi-mode and slightly beefed up form factor which...

Lenovo X1 Carbon 2018 Launched at CES

01/08/2018, It’s hard to believe that it’s been six years since we got our hands on the original Lenovo X1 Carbon. In 2018, Lenovo is introducing the 6th Generation ThinkPad X1 Carbon, with a few twists and advances.

HP Z 3D Camera To Scan Objects Using Non-HP Computers

01/08/2018, [CES 2018] HP has been pioneering the field of object-scanning in the PC space since 2014. We covered HP’s efforts with the HP Sprout Pro in 2016, followed by the HP Sprout G2 just last year (watch our demo video). Both work on the principle of having a...

HP Spectre 15 x360 Laptop Launched (2018)

01/08/2018, HP’s 2018 Edition of the Spectre 15 x360 is shaping up to be impressive. HP wants it to be the most powerful convertible PC in its “convertible PC” category, and with the combination of Intel 8th gen Core and AMD’s RX Vega M graphics unit (GPU),...