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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LG V30 IFA Media Event Confirmed

07/12/2017, We have confirmation that LG will hold a media event in Berlin on Thursday, Aug 31 at 09h00 am local time. Although the invitation card does not name what product will be unveiled, the “V” letter seen in the background leaves little doubt that the LG...

WRIXO Secure Medical Band Provides Life-Saving Information

07/11/2017, When a medical emergency happens, one thing is certain: time is a precious commodity. That is even truer when the patient is unconscious and not able to provide critically information about their current and past medical issues that could interfere with...

Varjo Demonstrates 20|20 Human Eye Resolution VR: Hands-On!

06/20/2017, Startup Varjo Technologies (Finland) is coming up with a VR product that provides something that the industry didn’t think would be available for years of not a couple decades in the future: human-eye resolution VR experiences. We tried this new VR...

Dell S718QL Short-Throw 4K Laser Projector

06/13/2017, Dell has just launched a 4K short-throw projector that can display an 100 inches image at a 4-inch distance from a wall (a 9” distance yields a 130” image). Dell positions it as an ideal projector for business/productivity applications, but we are...

Samsung CHG90: A Monster 49-inch Gaming Monitor

06/09/2017, Ahead of E3, Samsung has announced several wide-screen monitors, and the most interesting one is the Samsung CHG90. At 49-inch wide, this monitor is the largest curved (1800R) gaming PC monitor out there (TVs aside). It spans almost across a normal desk...

Qualcomm Mesh Network Reference Design at Computex

05/30/2017, Recently I have heard of many industry research projects which revealed that satisfactory WiFi connectivity remains of the of most common problems for the average user. It might be shocking at first, but problems such as range, line of sight and...

Samsung Notebook 9 Pro Launched

05/30/2017, Samsung has just announced the Samsung Notebook 9 Pro, a laptop that exists in both 13.3” and 15” versions. With these models, Samsung is adopting a 360 degree multimode PC approach that is now proven, and even expected in some market. The Notebook 9...

Element Fire TV Edition: Affordable 4K TV Powered By Amazon

05/16/2017, Element has launched a new line of 4K television called Fire TV Edition which runs on Amazon’s Fire TV software stack. It is essentially integrating an “Amazon Fire TV Box” into televisions, and although this new line of product is the first to be...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 and Snapdragon 660 Chips Announced

05/08/2017, Qualcomm has made an update in its “High-Tier”* market chip offering with two upgrades in the form of the Snapdragon 630 and 660 chip, which will replace the former 626 and 653 processors in this segment of the Snapdragon Platform line up.

Gigabyte Aero 15: Compact and Powerful VR-Ready Laptop

05/02/2017, Gigabyte has revealed its new Gigabyte Aero 15: it is an impressive computer which is built as a no-compromise high-performance which is capable of being a gaming computer, but also a workstation. At the same time, it is extremely mobile for this level of...