graphics

Video Game Graphics: The New Crysis Engine

This is a video demonstration of CryEngine 3, the newest gaming-engine from Crytec (the makers of Crysis -- DERDER!). The screenshots there don't really do it justice,...
March 8, 2011

Air Force Builds 1,760 PS3 Supercomputer

Can you say YOUR armed forces' supercomputer was built entirely out of gaming consoles by the same company who invented the Walkman? I think not! Enter the...
December 3, 2010

Good Times: David Thorne's Latest Prankery

It's hard to top the 7-legged spider, but this is the latest from David Thorne. This time, an acquaintance asks for David's help creating some charts and...
November 28, 2009

Photosketch: Photoshop For The Unskilled

Photosketch is an intuitive computer program that makes Photoshopping pictures of yourself humping a dinosaur crushing a robot's skull even easier. You just sketch out some stick...
October 7, 2009

Do It Yourself: How To Make Pixel Cookies

This is a chunk of cookie dough made by extruding individual "pixel logs" out of a Play-Doh machine and stacking them to form a design. Flickr user...
February 8, 2009

My Turn, My Turn!: McCain's In Game Ads

Remember last week's Obama in-game ads? Well now it's McKillaCain's turn, and he's gone with a different approach. Namely using old games instead of modern ones. Like...
October 20, 2008

Burton Releases Series Of Sexy Snowboards

Burton Snowboard's new Love series was made in cooperation with Playboy and feature busty centerfold pictures. Because let's face it, what could be cooler than cruising down...
October 3, 2008

I Am 8-Bit Art Exhibit: Works For Sale

There's an art exhibit running in Hollywood until September 7th entitled "I Am 8-Bit" that features a bunch of old school gaming inspired art. If you're in...
September 2, 2008

Man Plays 'Jingle Bells' On Graphics Card

Well tomorrow is Christmas folks. And that means different things to different people. For me it means drinking until my hands turn blue and I try to...
December 24, 2007

Motion Portrait Animates Still Photos

Motion Portrait takes a single photograph and digitizes it while extracting 3D information so that it can be animated. Right now the animation options are pretty limited,...
September 17, 2007