graphics

OpenGL

Why Indie Game Developers Are Worried About the New MacOS

Building cross-platform games just got a little riskier thanks to Apple.
Ian Birnbaum
6.6.18
unreal

Watch This 3D 'Star Wars' Demo Running on a $60,000 Personal Supercomputer

Nvidia thinks its 'ray tracing' tech is the future of video game graphics.
Matthew Gault
3.22.18
Magenta

Why the IBM PC’s Early Graphics Used Such Ugly Colors

Somehow CGA graphics, the IBM PC’s first take on color, haven’t completely faded into history. Why’s that? Well, those four colors inspire a whole lot of nostalgia.
Ernie Smith
7.27.17
gpu

Ethereum Miners Are Selling Their Graphics Cards

Miners lose, gamers win.
Jason Cross
7.21.17
Internet

80s Logo Generator Guy Just Wanted to Bring Joy to This Sick, Sad World

32-year-old Alexey Ivanov was inspired by the faux retro film 'Kung Fury'.
Samantha Cole
10.8.16
Canada

Toronto Artists Are Bringing Weird 90s CGI Back to Life

Short Circutz on YTV was before its time.
Zack Kotzer
8.17.16
Terraform

Reach

A prisoner, made immortal by science, is shot into space to track down a mysterious dead satellite.
Matt Lubchansky
12.3.15
video

Machine Learning Could Help Video Game Water Look Better Than Ever

Watch 2 million water particles move in real time.
Emanuel Maiberg
11.10.15
videos

How Old-School Computer Graphics Overcame the Limited RAM of Early Machines

In this explainer, see how clever engineers jumped through hoops to provide you with glorious color.
Rachel Pick
8.19.15
News

Apple Stands Atop the (Very Small) Smartwatch Mountain

New product categories take a while to catch on.
Nicholas Deleon
7.24.15
video

Computer Scientists Melted Werewolves to Show Off Their New Viscosity Formula

3D objects bounce, jiggle and melt to demonstrate an advance in building more realistic virtual worlds.
Adam Owen
7.10.15
video

HairWorks 1.1 Makes Video Game Hair Look Better Than Ever

Watch 500,000 virtual hair strands blow in the wind.
Emanuel Maiberg
7.6.15
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