November 6, 1995: Voodoo 3D Accelerator
1995 – 3DFX releases the much anticipated Voodoo 3D acceleerator. QuakeGL becomes the first game using the Voodoo 3D. Hi-resolution rendering was it’s advantage. 3Dfx would continue to make the VooDoo until NVidia acquires the rights. 3Dfx would ultimately file for bankruptcy in 2002.
This Day in Tech History podcast show notes for November 6
- Lizzybee.com becomes the 3 millionth domain name
- The first Walkman Phone
- Hewlett Packard files for IPO