Siggraph

08.10.12
Stuffed Toys Alive! replaces mechanical limbs with strings for a much softer feel (hands-on)
08.10.12

Stuffed Toys Alive! replaces mechanical limbs with strings for a much softer feel (hands-on)

It worked just fine for Pinocchio, so why not animatronic stuffed bears? A group of researchers fr...

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08.09.12
Chilly Chair uses static electricity to raise your arm hair, force an 'emotional reaction' (hands-on video)
08.09.12

Chilly Chair uses static electricity to raise your arm hair, force an 'emotional reaction' (hands-on video)

Hiding in the back of the SIGGRAPH Emerging Technologies demo area -- exactly where such a project...

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08.09.12
MIT Media Lab's Tensor Displays stack LCDs for low-cost glasses-free 3D (hands-on video)
08.09.12

MIT Media Lab's Tensor Displays stack LCDs for low-cost glasses-free 3D (hands-on video)

Glasses-free 3D may be the next logical step in TV's evolution, but we have yet to see a convincin...

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08.08.12
Gocen optical music recognition can read a printed score, play notes in real-time (hands-on video)
08.08.12

Gocen optical music recognition can read a printed score, play notes in real-time (hands-on video)

It's not often that we stumble upon classical music on the floor at SIGGRAPH, so the tune of Bach'...

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08.08.12
Shader Printer uses heat-sensitive 'paint' that can be erased with low temperatures (hands-on video)
08.08.12

Shader Printer uses heat-sensitive 'paint' that can be erased with low temperatures (hands-on video)

Lovin' the bold look of those new Nikes? If you're up to date on the athletic shoe scene, you may...

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08.08.12
Disney Research's Botanicus Interacticus adds capacitive touch to ordinary plants, we go hands-on
08.08.12

Disney Research's Botanicus Interacticus adds capacitive touch to ordinary plants, we go hands-on

Sure, you spend plenty of time talking to your plants, but have you ever made them sing? In partne...

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08.07.12
AMD launches its next-gen FirePro graphics card lineup, we go hands-on at SIGGRAPH (video)
08.07.12

AMD launches its next-gen FirePro graphics card lineup, we go hands-on at SIGGRAPH (video)

Just as you've cozied up with "Tahiti" and "Cape Verde," AMD has returned to grow its "Southern Is...

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08.07.12
ARM's Mali-T604 makes official debut, we get a first look at the next-gen GPU (hands-on video) (update: it's the Exynos 5)
08.07.12

ARM's Mali-T604 makes official debut, we get a first look at the next-gen GPU (hands-on video) (update: it's the Exynos 5)

Think those are some pretty slick graphics in your Galaxy S III? Samsung's latest smartphone packs...

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08.07.12
NVIDIA announces second generation Maximus, now with Kepler power
08.07.12

NVIDIA announces second generation Maximus, now with Kepler power

It's been almost exactly a year since we first heard about NVIDIA's Maximus technology, and today...

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