Pop Star: At NVIDIA, Popcorn Delivery Robot Bears Kernel of Innovation

At NVIDIA, the robots are being taught to weave their way through the workplace. It helps that, as Ankhit, an NVIDIA Linux systems administrator discovered, they come bearing popcorn. Moments after placing an order, via Slack, a stubby, wheeled robot known as Carter arrived at Ankhit’s cubicle bearing a brown paper bag stuffed with popcorn Read article >

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Friendly Work Rivalry Spurs Spectacular Holiday Light Shows in Austin

They say everything is bigger in Texas. And it’s especially true when it comes to spectacular holiday light shows, thanks to a decade-long rivalry between two Austin-based NVIDIA engineers. John Storms and Lee Franzen festoon their respective homes with elaborate decorations played out in thousands of lights — Santa in a sleigh pulled by galloping Read article >

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Meet Me in Mordor: NVIDIA Conference Rooms Named for Sci-Fi’s Geekiest Places

Semiconductor designers. Software architects. Stormtroopers. No matter your tribe, there’s one language everyone at NVIDIA speaks: geek. Which is why the names of the 94 conference rooms at NVIDIA’s newest building, Endeavor, were already familiar as employees late last year began making themselves at home in Dagobah, X-Wing and Scarif. And so did the stormtroopers. Read article >

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Not Too Cool to Rule: How One of NVIDIA’s Most Coveted Products Measures Up

The story behind NVIDIA’s least likely cult product began in 2016 with VP of Hardware Engineering Andrew Bell, a 15-year veteran of the company. Bell wanted something engineers could slip into their back pocket and take with them to design meetings.

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NVIDIA Logo Aglow in Austin Holiday Lights Spectacular

Christmas comes early and stays late in Austin, Texas, where one home is ablaze with festive holiday lights by mid-November — and delights and dazzles the neighborhood well into January. The sparkling display is created by Lee Franzen, a senior program manager at NVIDIA, who unleashes the power of our graphics chips to give his Read article >

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