The Muppets Movie Wasn't All Puppetry, They Used Special Effects Too

The magic of the muppets is that they're 'real', or as real as puppetry gets. Still, even when the Muppets could have easily gone CGI, they stuck to their roots. That doesn't mean everything in the new Muppets movie was old school though. Even muppets need the magic of the movies. » 11/23/11 6:40pm 11/23/11 6:40pm

Nation's Oldest Planetarium Now Has World's Most Baller Digital Theater

Old and busted: Grainger Sky Theater at Chicago's Adler Planetaruim's 1970s Zeiss relic analog star projector. New hotness: $14 million system making it the world's highest resolution digital theater. Get ready to trip balls at your next planetarium show. » 7/11/11 11:30am 7/11/11 11:30am

Nvidia Quadro FX 5800 Claims Most Powerful Graphics Card Ever, Probably…

Nvidia has released what it describes as "the most powerful professional graphics card in graphics history"-the Quadro FX 5800, which packs up to 240 of Nvidia's CUDA independent graphics cores for shouldering some of the load normally handled by the main processor » 11/10/08 10:45am 11/10/08 10:45am as well as 4GB of graphics memory, another claimed…

Nvidia Quadro CX Accelerates Adobe CS4 Up to 11

Along with their 9600M GT card for portables announcement with the MacBook Pro, Nvidia has also announced their new Nvidia Quadro CX. The $1,999 PCIe card, which according to them has been "specifically designed and optimized the Quadro CX to enhance the performance of Adobe Creative Suite 4", will accelerate all most… » 10/17/08 9:00am 10/17/08 9:00am