287 Results for

realism

Article

NASA vet weighs in on 'Gravity': 'Spectacular realism'

Mark Uhran, a 28-year NASA veteran with the International Space Station, outlines his thoughts on "Gravity," the terrifyingly realistic new film about free drifting in space starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney.

By Oct. 4, 2013

Article

Disruptive Realism

Associate Creative Director Dave Hoffer has coined a new term: Disruptive Realism. After discussing some examples in this video, he was inspired to elaborate.

By Nov. 13, 2008

Article

Music label seeks realism in iTunes guitar app

Universal becomes first major label to design its own simulated guitar-playing video game, Six String, debuting Wednesday on iTunes App Store.

By Mar. 16, 2010

Article

Apple files patent to provide 3D realism

Company has filed a patent for technology that would allow objects on-screen to interact with the user's real environment. Objects will even move to reflect the user's position.

By Dec. 17, 2009

Article

Realism creeping into venture capital calculations

At the opening of a new VC office, free sushi and free advice.

By Oct. 6, 2008

Article

Visual effects shoot for realism in explosive 'Terminator Salvation'

Director McG and the filmmakers behind T4 turned to ILM to make even the hardest sequences in their movie look like they were shot in real life.

By May. 25, 2009

Article

EA ramps up the realism in Need for Speed: Shift

CNET Car Tech had an opportunity to play a preview build of Need for Speed: Shift.

By Mar. 4, 2009

Article

Raising Alzheimer's awareness through Facebook confusion

A recent campaign to increase awareness of the most common form of dementia put people in photos of fake events, possibly giving them a momentary sense of what the disease might feel like.

By Jan. 29, 2014

Article

Graphics gurus master wispy hair, snowballs, torn paper

Expect the wide range of new computer graphics techniques that debut at the Siggraph conference in July to arrive later in animated movies. Also: Motion-sensing tech that fights back?

By May. 28, 2013