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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Senstone Wearable Voice Recorder

02/07/2017, Live on Kickstarter today, Senstone is an “Intelligent Wearable Voice Recorder” – the first of its kind, according to Senstone Founder and CEO Nazar Fedorchuk. The concept for this device is simple: touch the device to activate it and take voice...

Logitech BRIO 4K Webcam Has HDR, Wide Angle

02/07/2017, PC Webcam used to be a huge thing a decade ago, and while it is still a nice business, it is fair to say that their evolution is not as exciting as it used to be. Logitech is trying to push the envelope with its new BRIO 4K webcam. The Logitech BRIO has...

New Lenovo Mobile Workstations At SOLIDWORKS World 2017

02/06/2017, As SOLIDWORKS World 2017 opens, Lenovo is announcing three new mobile workstations laptops with the ThinkPad P51s, ThinkPad P51, and ThinkPad P71. All three have common traits such as 4K UHD display, NVIDIA Quadro graphics processor, and Intel processors....

Interview With Shunsuke Aoki / Yukai Engineering (Japan)

02/03/2017, I’ve met a lot of interesting people in Japan, and Shunsuke Aoki is among them. He is the CEO of Yukai Engineering, Inc, a hardware/robot development company most known for the BOCCO family robot that we covered during CEATEC Japan, including the...

Note 7 Apology From Samsung Sounded Credible, Sincere

01/23/2017, In what is probably the final chapter of the Galaxy Note 7 recall and termination, Samsung has presented an apology and a technical explanation of the biggest smartphone phone commercial disaster to date. Samsung will lose at least $3 Billion dollars...

Arlo Baby Monitor Launched at CES

01/04/2017, When the popularity of home wireless networks and the quality of the new-generation of internet cameras collide, one specific market is on the rise: the baby-cams. Netgear has understood this rather well, and has worked on an evolution of its Arlo home...

Sony VPL-VZ1000ES Ultra-Short Throw 4K HDR: A Dream Projector

01/04/2017, Over the years, Sony has demonstrated some very impressive, or even “dream” short throw projector. At CES 2017 the Sony VPL-VZ1000ES will fulfill this role, as a High Dynamic Range 4K projector that can be placed as close as 6-inches away from the...

New 2017 Alienware 17, 15 and 13 Inches Gaming Laptops

01/03/2017, At CES 2017 Alienware (a Dell brand) is announcing a trio of new Gaming Laptops, including 17, 15 and 13 inches display sizes. The star of the show was the powerful Alienware 17, which comes with a host of design and technical features that make it a...

Dell Inspiron 7000 14 And 15 Inches Gaming Laptops

01/03/2017, Dell has worked on an important upgrade of the Inspiron line of laptops, which is typically aimed at the enthusiast users, rather than “hardcore gaming” ones. Yet, the Dell Inspiron 7000 can truly be called a gaming laptop which comes in 14” and...