Category: News and events


Imagination is of course at GDC this week, and this year, with a nod to the current excitement around augmented reality, we’re having some fun with gnomes and emoji. We’ve given our face detection demo a (virtual) face-lift – turning the faces of visitors to our booth into gnomes! So what exactly is going on here? Well, we’re taking a live … Continued

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On Monday 19th March, the Game Developer Conference 2018 will open its doors, and professionals involved in the world of making games, from designers and artists to programmers and producers, will gather together for five days of learning, networking and general inspiration. Imagination Technologies has been powering the mobile gaming world since the very beginning and we will, of course, … Continued

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Today is International Women’s Day, the annual celebration of the achievements of women around the globe, in all spheres of life. This year the day has particular resonance. The #TimesUp and #MeToo campaigns have dominated headlines and done an effective job in highlighting issues of harassment and gender imbalance across all workplaces. In addition, 2018 represents 100 years since women … Continued

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CES is a babble of conversations – some selling, some speculating, and some just complaining about the traffic. What was a rumble of noise last year – with Alexa devices first appearing outside of the Amazon brand – this year was a cacophony, with both Alexa and Google Home pretty much neck and neck in new product offerings. In design … Continued

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As big events go, the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) divides opinion almost as much as a Star Wars movie. It never fails to attract the crowds, but with its numerous halls and myriad devices (of variable quality), all vying for attention it never fails to delight and frustrate in equal measure. No doubt though if you’re involved in creating the … Continued

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On Monday 27th July 1992, John Major had just become British Prime Minister, and Linux was a word yet to enter our vocabulary. Classic FM didn’t even exist. And VideoLogic, a small technology company in England, began a project that would later become known as PowerVR — based on the first consumer deferred renderer. Yes, believe it or not, Imagination’s … Continued

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Having recently returned from another exciting Embedded Vision Summit show we’d like to share our thoughts in a blog post. This year’s event once again impressed, with compelling conversations and discussions about vision and surrounding technologies setting the event apart from other less focused conferences. After the show we came away with the feeling that machine learning was surely at … Continued

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The Imagination PowerVR team are busily preparing for the Embedded Vision Summit 2017 (EVS), taking place from 1-3 May in Santa Clara. EVS is a great industry event for all those involved with vision and surrounding technologies. From the IP creators like Imagination, through the semiconductor companies, algorithm developers and equipment OEMs; everyone who has an interest in computer vision is likely to … Continued

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