Estimates have ranged form two billion to three billion onlookers for the royal wedding, a whopping 29% of the world’s population tuning in to see William and Kate exchange vows. No matter the number it will dwarf the 750 million that watched the wedding of Charles and Diana. Tens of millions tuned in online via You Tube, CNN.com, MSNBC, a truly global event.
From the SIGGRAPH Pioneers: Chasing Pixels: The Pioneering Graphics Processors. The panel was presented live on April 13, 2022. It is introduced by Chair Ed Kramer and moderated by former Chair Jon Peddie (jonpeddie.com), and is part of our ongoing series of panels about significant early developments in computer graphics and interactive techniques.