Posts Tagged ‘mobile’
Roambi Flow

Create interactive magazine-style BI reports with Roambi’s new Flow

by Dean Meyerson December 22, 2013
Roambi, creator of Roambi Analytics, has released a new, cloud-based product designed to put visualizations of business information in the hands of mobile and tablet users: Roambi Flow. More than a collection of interactive data displays, Flow begins with a series of magazine or report style templates which allow the user to create documents that […]
UK iPhone Users - Infographic

UK iPhone Users Habits (INFOGRAPHIC)

by Dean Meyerson October 24, 2013
With insights such as “69% of Londoners use their iPhone while on the toilet”, how can one resist reading this infographic? View the iPhone 5s on Three   This infographic comes from

Roambi iOS7 Screen shot

Roambi update embraces iOS7 to make data display delightful

by Dean Meyerson October 22, 2013
Roambi has just introduced a complete reworking of their flagship product for the iOS7 platform: Roambi Analytics 7. In an interview with Quinton Alsbury, co-founder and president of Product Innovation, I spent time with him discussing the difference between the mobile user, who is typically out in the field, and the typical desktop user of […]

Trends and Forecasts in Computer Graphics

by Randall Handon June 24, 2013
Jon Peddie has a great article over at TechPinions that covers the recent growth in the mobile graphics space, focusing heavily on the new features of OpenGL ES3.0. Open GL ES 3.0 has incorporated many features from its big brother the workstation version of Open GL. In many respects, OGL ES has advanced features not […]

Stats of the Union screenshots

10 Infographics and Visualization Apps for iOS

by Randall Handon September 7, 2011
Randy Krum has a nice roundup of visualization apps for iOS (iPhone and iPad).  Some are free, some are paid, but all are neat. As infographics continue to evolve and grow in popularity, so do the different ways we can view them.  A bunch of infographic specific apps have begun showing up on mobile devices. […]

Visualizing iPhone Movement across Europe

by Randall Handon July 14, 2011
The crowdflow blog has some beautiful visualizations of 880 iPhones moving across Europe from April 2011.  They published the same data with 3 different colormaps, but they all look interesting. Fireflies HD | crowdflow blog.

AMD Claims to Have “World’s Fastest Notebook GPU”

by Randall Handon July 12, 2011
AMD is touting their new Radeon HD 6990M as the “world’s fastest notebook GPU” with some interesting slides showing it beating recent NVidia mobile offerings. Slides from AMD show the chip outperforming both its own Radeon 6970M and NVIDIA Corp.’s (NVDA) GeForce GTX 580M in games like Batman Arkham Asylum, Dragon Age 2, Shogun 2, BattleForge, Left 4 Dead, Metro2033, Wolfenstein […]


HTC to Buy S3 Graphics for $300M

by Randall Handon July 6, 2011
In a move meant to position HTC better in the mobile phone and tables space, HTC is buying old-name graphics company S3 from Via for the tidy sum of $300M. “In the smartphone and tablet business, there are a lot of patent lawsuits,” said BNP Paribas analyst Laura Chen. “S3 has a lot of patents, […]

TurboViewer 3D DWG Viewer Hits the iPad with Hot New Tech

by Randall Handon June 15, 2011
IMSI just fired a volley across Autodesk’s bow with a great new 3D DWG File Viewer app for the iPad.  It’s Free, it’s available now, and it has a few nice features not seen in the “official” offering: TurboViewer is the first to have full screen preview when the DWG is loading. You can pan […]