Author Archive: Kathleen Maher

Kathleen is the editor-in-chief of GraphicSpeak and a senior analyst at Jon Peddie Research. She has been writing about design, movies, music, art, and technology for almost all of her working life.

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It’s come to this; flying billboards

It’s come to this; flying billboards

Today, we’re more likely to measure the progress of humanity by Blade Runner rather than biblical omens, plagues, locusts, etc. Even though we have plenty of that going on as well. By the Blade Runner scale, we’re hurtling towards the abyss. Japanese communications giant, NTT Docomo showed off a wealth of technology at the International […]

By September 20, 2018 Read More →
HP’s Sprout blossom: the Z3D camera

HP’s Sprout blossom: the Z3D camera

Add on camera simplifies the proposition of 3D capture for a larger customer base.

By September 20, 2018 Read More →
Ryff brings dynamic product placement to OTT video streaming

Ryff brings dynamic product placement to OTT video streaming

Take a little bit of AI, mix it with 3D technology, add marketing advertising experience and you might come up with something like Ryff, a new company with the ability to seamlessly add products in video content after the content has been published. Ryff is built around its new technology called Placer. Using Placer, content […]

By September 17, 2018 Read More →
Cinema 4D 20 arrives

Cinema 4D 20 arrives

Maxon kicks off a new era with a new version of its flagship.

By September 14, 2018 Read More →
Maxon gets new CEO

Maxon gets new CEO

Maxon’s parent company Nemetschek has always been an interesting company, more a group of independent companies with a layer of infrastructure on top to provide some management and bookkeeping. The structure has served the company well since its founding in 1986. The individual companies were motivated to excel on their own. But, in some instances, […]

By September 13, 2018 Read More →
Dell rolls out gaming machines at Gamescon

Dell rolls out gaming machines at Gamescon

Alienware line gets an update and Dell introduces new gaming monitors.

By September 13, 2018 Read More →
Allegorithmic showcases new tools, new partnerships, new markets at Siggraph 2018

Allegorithmic showcases new tools, new partnerships, new markets at Siggraph 2018

Allegorithmic has been throwing itself parties all around the world to show off its capabilities, to teach users new tricks, and to preview upcoming software. Allegorithmic, with the help of industry partners, is defining new territory for content creation. Founded by Sebastien Deguy in 2003, the company has been funded by the French government as part of […]

By September 12, 2018 Read More →
THX wants to be all around you

THX wants to be all around you

Shows end-to-end workflows at NAB

By September 5, 2018 Read More →
VR looks different at Siggraph

VR looks different at Siggraph

The outlines of a VR industry are developing.

By August 28, 2018 Read More →
Nomoko intends to recreate the world

Nomoko intends to recreate the world

Zurich-based Switzerland has developed a very high-resolution camera, which can be mounted on a drone and used to capture large areas in detail. The company plans to sell data and services.