Update on 3D Printing in Windows

This post was authored by Kris Iverson, a software developer lead who works on the 3D printing team in Windows. Last year, at Build 2013, I demonstrated how easy it is to turn bits into atoms using 3D Printing on Windows 8.1. For the holidays, we partnered with Microsoft retail stores and MakerBot to show… Read more

Hands-On: NVIDIA GTX 750 Ti Graphics Card

NVIDIA engineers have been hard at work developing a new graphics platform that pushes the limit of both performance and efficiency: it’s called Maxwell. NVIDIA has just released the first GPUs based on Maxwell, the GeForce GTX 750 and GeForce GTX 750 Ti. In this article I’ll share my first-hand experiences with the NVIDIA GeForce… Read more

NVIDIA Launches New GeForce GTX 750 and GTX 750 Ti GPUs

Today NVIDIA has launched two new GPUs that are optimized for performance, compact in size, and highly power efficient: the GeForce GTX 750 and GeForce GTX 750 Ti. These new GPUs are the first to be based on the new power-optimized and performance-enhanced NVIDIA Maxwell architecture. With configurations starting at $119.95 for the GeForce GTX… Read more

Hands-On: TierTime Up Plus 2 3D Printer with Windows 8.1

3D printing technology is moving forward with great speed and is rapidly becoming more accessible to professionals and hobbyists alike. With the release of 3D printing support in Windows 8.1, 3D printing capabilities and usability have been taken to the next level. At CES 2014, I spent some time with the TierTime 3D printer team… Read more

CES2014: AMD Showcases New Technology for 2014

AMD had a huge presence at CES 2014, so big they needed two giant tents: one to showcase the next-generation “Surround House” and another to showcase a variety of technology spanning an array of mobile-to-desktop silicon and devices. While at the show I got an overview of the latest AMD technology from AMD marketing director… Read more

CES2014: Oculus VR Crystal Cove In-Depth and Hands-On

CES 2013 was a strategic event for the VR and gaming industries as it was where Oculus VR showed the first Rift prototype. Called the “duct tape prototype” this device gave the world a preview into the technology that Oculus VR started via a Kickstarter project. I’ve had the opportunity to work with the Oculus… Read more