Hubert Nguyen

hubertnguyen 1308357707 8Hubert 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

Cerevo LiveWedge iPad-controlled Broadcast Station: Hands-On

11/20/2014, Video content is hard to produce, but “live” video content is arguably even more difficult, especially if you are on a tight budget. Typically, you would need the ability to mix several cameras/video-sources and output the end result to an HD stream...

$78000 High-End Canon 50-1000mm Lens: Eyes-On

11/20/2014, While I was roaming the floor of Inter Bee 2014, a high-end broadcast trade show in Japan, I spotted a demo camera equipped with Canon’s latest monster 50-1000mm lens which was announced a little less than one month ago under the “Canon CINE-SERVO...

Atomos Shogun Add-On 4K Recorder Now A Product

11/20/2014, Earlier this year, there was a lot of excitement about the upcoming arrival of an external 4K video recorder that could connect directly to an HDMI output from a camera like the Sony A7s or the Panasonic GH4: the Atomos Shogun 4K was then shown as a...

JVC Kenwood GY-HM200 4K Camcorder: Eyes-On

11/20/2014, Launched just days ago, the JVC Kenwood GY-HM200 4K Camcorder makes an appearance at Inter Bee 2014, a huge broadcast trade show in Tokyo. If you missed the initial launch information, this camcorder is designed to be relatively “affordable” (I say...

Japan’s NHK Demonstrates 8K 3D Video Demo

11/20/2014, At Inter Bee 2014, NHK (Nippon Hoso Kyokai, which means “Japan Broadcasting Corporation”) has demonstrated a 8K 3D 4mn live action video. I know that 3D has somehow fallen out of grace of regular consumers, but I thought that 8K I would check this one...

Mirai Speaker Tunes Sound To The Elderly

11/20/2014, Japanese company Soundfun is experimenting with a new speaker that outputs sounds in a way that can be more easily perceived by older people. Unfortunately, most people over the age of 60 will develop some kind of hearing loss. This is commonly known as...

NVIDIA’s GRID On-Demand Game Streaming Launched

11/13/2014, Already operating in Beta until today, GRID is officially becoming an NVIDIA product and starting from Tuesday, Nov 18, all SHIELD and SHIELD Tablet device users will be able to connect and play PC streaming games for free, until July 2015. At that time,...

Audience S1.0: Fancy Audio Processing For PCs

11/05/2014, Audience, a company known in the industry for the quality of its hardware audio processing algorithms is launching a software version of their product. This will allow PC makers to greatly increase the quality of voice applications and services running on...

Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 13-inch Announced

10/29/2014, Lenovo is expending its Windows Yoga Tablet 2 line with a new 13” model which features a quad-HD (QHD) 2560×1440 IPS display. This size is arguably optimum for Windows, and a lot of users would probably agree that this the best size for using...

Microsoft Azure Gets New Market, “Loves Linux”

10/20/2014, We were attending the Microsoft Cloud Briefing this morning, with Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and Scott Guthrie (EVP Cloud & Enterprise) talking about how Microsoft sees cloud computing going forward. Microsoft’s CEO says that their view is...