What Computer Should I Buy? Tutorials : Creative COW https://library.creativecow.net/tutorials/whatsystemortool Creative COW Library of What Computer Should I Buy?, tips, and strategies. en-us Mon, 09 Dec 2019 14:00:00 GMT PHP Script webmaster@creativecow.net webmaster@creativecow.net NVIDIA Introduces Updated Iray Renderer and Quadro GPUs https://library.creativecow.net/wall_kylee/NVIDIA/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/wall_kylee/NVIDIA.php At their annual technology conference, NVIDIA introduced a new version of their Iray renderer along with new and updated GPUS and a Virtual Computing Appliance. Mon, 06 Apr 2015 17:57:32 GMT HP's New Workstations: Powerful, Expandable, and Compatible https://library.creativecow.net/wall_kylee/HP_Z-Workstation/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/wall_kylee/HP_Z-Workstation.php Expanding its Z-series line, HP announced major updates to desktop and mobile workstations focusing on expandability, reliability and compatibility - and specifically targeting disappointed Mac users that may not have considered the PC world before. With the key word for creative professionals being Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:45:00 GMT The Great Migration: From Mac Pro Tower to Mac Pro Tube https://library.creativecow.net/kobler_helmut/Mac-Pro-review/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/kobler_helmut/Mac-Pro-review.php Helmut Kobler loved all the card slots and drive bays in his old-school 2009 Mac Pro. But after ordering a new Mac Pro, he had to rebuild his old tower's functionality - RAID and LTO support, broadcast monitoring, and plenty of spare drive space - with new Thunderbolt peripherals. Here's how he did Mon, 17 Feb 2014 18:00:00 GMT HP's New Z: ZBook Mobile Workstation https://library.creativecow.net/kaufman_debra/HP-Z-Books/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/kaufman_debra/HP-Z-Books.php HP is targeting disgruntled Apple Mac Book Pro users with a line-up of three ZBook Mobile Workstations, including the ZBook 14, which the company terms "the first workstation Ultrabook." 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Thu, 31 Jan 2013 20:15:00 GMT HP: Shooting on the Cutting Edge https://library.creativecow.net/hurlbut_shane/HP_New-Dimensions_Hurlbut/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/hurlbut_shane/HP_New-Dimensions_Hurlbut.php Shane Hurlbut's pioneering digital cinematography has helped change the industry. He's now transforming his own workflow with HP DreamColor displays and the 17-inch HP EliteBook Mobile Workstation. Thu, 31 Jan 2013 20:10:00 GMT Solving the Mystery of Getting Ahead https://library.creativecow.net/collict_glenn/HP_New-Dimensions_GC/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/collict_glenn/HP_New-Dimensions_GC.php With a BAFTA for audio in hand, Bang Post Production has a new game afoot for picture post in Wales. Thu, 31 Jan 2013 20:20:00 GMT ProMAX ONE: Looking at the Hero https://library.creativecow.net/biscardi_walter/Pro_MAX-ONE-review/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/biscardi_walter/Pro_MAX-ONE-review.php ProMAX has put together a beast of a creative workstation designed to serve a host of needs in production, particularly Post, and Walter Biscardi put the beast to a grueling test. Thu, 21 Jun 2012 18:02:16 GMT Confessions of a Creative Maniac: Keys to Getting It In https://library.creativecow.net/biedny_david/Confessions-Keys-to-Getting-It-In/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/biedny_david/Confessions-Keys-to-Getting-It-In.php In the history of computing, including the extension to the notion of what actually falls under the guise of history - let's face it, smartphones are really just diminutive computers in a somewhat flimsy disguise - an often overlooked aspect of the entire discussion is something absolutely core to t Sun, 15 Apr 2012 20:21:17 GMT HP Unveils New Workstations https://library.creativecow.net/kaufman_debra/HP-Z820-620-420/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/kaufman_debra/HP-Z820-620-420.php HP just unveiled the follow-up to its popular line of Z workstations: the Z820, Z620 and Z420, which come equipped with the eight-core Intel Xeon processor E5-2600 product family, offer up to 512 gigabytes of DDR3 memory and support multithreaded workstation applications. Mon, 05 Mar 2012 00:00:00 GMT HP's Valentine to the Media & Entertainment Industry https://library.creativecow.net/kaufman_debra/HP-Z1/1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/kaufman_debra/HP-Z1.php HP unveils the HP Z1, an all-in-one workstation features include a 27-inch screen, a 30-bit panel with an over-1 billion color palette, a built-in HD video camera, SRS premium sound speakers, an array of microphones for stereo inputs and optional NVIDIA cards, for a combination of power and expandab Tue, 14 Feb 2012 22:28:29 GMT