Wednesday, December 07, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Apple In Talks With Hollywood For Early Movie Rental
Bluetooth 5 Technology Brings Advancements In Terms Of Range, Speed And Capacity
Global Virtual Reality Association Established To Promote VR
Fitbit Acquired Assets from Pebble
GIGABYTE Announces Xtreme Gaming Peripherals, Including A Gaming Chair
Scythe Releases Improved Mugen 5 CPU Cooler Armed With Kaze Flex 120 Fan
Qualcomm Begins Sampling The 48- Core, 10nm Centriq 2400 Server Processor Family
Could Future Intel Chips Have AMD Graphics Inside?
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > ARM Acq...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, December 13, 2013
ARM Acquires Lighting Technology Firm Geomerics


ARM expands its position in the graphics industry with acquisition Geomerics, of lighting technology firm for the gaming and entertainment industries.

The acquisition of Geomerics will give ARM the opportunity to create chips able to handle more realistic graphics. Geomerics focuses on global illumination technology -- dubbed Enlighten -- that creates dynamic lighting on PCs, gaming consoles and mobile devices with a lightweight runtime. The firm's 3D technology has been used in games including Medal of Honor: Warfighter, Eve Online and Need for Speed Rivals.

Additionally, the agreement enables Geomerics to accelerate their development in mobile.

"The innovative technologies being developed by Geomerics are already revolutionizing the console gaming experience and are set to rapidly accelerate the transition to photo realistic graphics in mobile," said Pete Hutton, EVP and GM Media Processing Division, ARM. "Empowering Geomerics? portfolio with ARM?s graphics capabilities and market reach will be transformative for the user experiences in future mobile and entertainment devices."

Global illumination is a term used to describe advanced, photorealistic lighting effects in 3D graphics. Typical graphics applications today are limited to simple, direct lighting effects only. With global illumination, effects such as compound reflections, refractions, shadows and other advanced effects are enabled, providing more life-like graphics quality.

The terms of the deal have not been disclosed.




Previous
Next
Sony PS4 Tops November Console Sales        All News        Wireless Carriers Agree To Unlocking Of Wireless Devices
Microsoft Joins The FIDO Alliance Board     General Computing News      Google Competitors Say Google New Proposal in EU Ineffective

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
HARMAN Invests in Navdy and Partners to Offer Aftermarket Augmented Reality Driving Device
Samsung, Harman Outline Connected Car Vision
Samsung to Acquire HARMAN, Accelerating Growth in Automotive and Connected Technologies
New ARM Mali-V61 And Mali-G51 Processors Launched To Offer Richer Mobile VR and 4K Streaming Experiences
ARM Accelerates Secure IoT from Chip to Cloud
Foxconn to Partner With ARM In Chip Design Center in China
ARM Unveiled New On-chip Interconnect Technology
ARM Cortex-R52 Processor Fits Into Driverless Cars
Garmin VIRB Ultra 30 4K Action Camera Is Listening To You
SoftBank to Buy ARM For More Than $30bn
Garmin Edge 820 and Edge Explore 820 GPS Cycling ComputersCome With New GroupTrack Feature
ARM Announces POP IP for ARM Cortex-A73 on TSMC 16FFC Process

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .