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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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 Aims For Mid-Range GPU Supremacy

01/22/2015, NVIDIA has just launched its mid-range line of chips based on the company’s Maxwell Architecture. We have discussed Maxwell abundantly already, but if you missed it, it’s a graphics processor (GPU) architecture that doubled the Performance/Watt ratio...

Ubergizmo’s Best of CES 2015

01/13/2015, Last week at CES was intense, and after roaming the floor for a week, here are what we deem were the Best of CES. These are the uber-gizmos that you’ll want to see, and possibly own. We tried our best to see as much as we could, and report as best as we...

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01/08/2015, We knew that the surviving staff of the Charlie Hebdo terrorist attack was going to print a new edition next week, but Google has stepped in to help Charlie Hebdo print 1M copies of the Jan 14 edition – which is far higher than its usual circulation,...

LG G Flex2 Benchmarks (Pre-Release Hardware)

01/08/2015, While playing with the LG G Flex 2 at CES, we had a chance to run some benchmarks of the first Snapdragon 810 to be launched. Snapdragon 810 is a 64-bit SoC (system on a chip) which has 8 CPU cores (4 big A57, 4 small A53) setup in a big.LITTLE...

RAZER Forge: Android and PC Games On The Big Screen

01/06/2015, RAZER is the gaming brand that keeps rising and expanding. This time, the company is entering a new market with the introduction of Forge, an Android TV micro-console which is capable of running Android apps and games, but can also stream PC games on a...

Toshiba Encore 2 Write: A Fine Windows Tablet

01/05/2015, In 2015, Toshiba is presenting its new generation of Windows Tablets. The Toshiba Encore exists in both 10.1” and 8” and comes with a nice touch screen display which is backed by a Wacom digitizer capable of sensing 2048 levels of pressure. This is...

Sony X1000V 4K High-End Action Cam

01/05/2015, The action cam market is clearly hot, and Sony is soldiering on in its uphill battle to gain market share by adding high-end tech and features into the X1000V, its first 4K action cam.

Sony HDR-AX33 : A True 4K “Handycam”

01/05/2015, In the past couple of years, Sony has made it a priority to bring to market a high-quality camcorder that looks and feels like a regular, compact camcorder. The Sony HDR-AX33 makes this a reality, and although 4K technology will continue to get smaller...

Samsung Portable SSD T1: A New Design For Portable Drives

01/05/2015, While you may think that the Flash Storage market is pretty much mature and well catered for, Samsung has come up with a product that is designed to address a specific segment between small storage like cards and USB keys and SSD drives in a USB case....

Lenovo Yoga 3, Now in 11 and 14 Inches

01/05/2015, At CES 2015, Lenovo’s Yoga 3 line gets not only an update, but also a slight size increase with a 14” model, whereas the Yoga 2 series only went as far as 13”. The good news is that the 14” model has seen its usable display size increase, while...