Some successful examples of using what was, at the outset, bleeding-edge
technology: stealth technology, reconnaissance satellites, battlefield integration of information, the SR-71, and smart bombs.
Itanium workstations, which debuted early this past summer, are still pricey (as with all bleeding-edge
Prosumers" and photo nuts who like control and quality but don't have $5,000 to drop on bleeding-edge
It was the favored print medium of the 19th century's bleeding-edge
artists, like Jules Cheret (1836-1932), widely known as the "father of the poster," who produced more than 800 images and was known for his colorful posters of voluptuous red-haired women.
Still, until current PC technology offers some major, compelling reason to upgrade, consumers may concentrate on bleeding-edge
devices, and let PC OEMs simply bleed.
This week, SIGGRAPH comes to the Los Angeles Convention Center (the film will be shown repeatedly during the week there, too), attracting 50,000 graphics wizards of all kinds to show off their latest bleeding-edge
technologies, art, animation and more.
Santa Clara Based Facility to Expand Design Fabrication Assembly Solutions Available to Support Bleeding-Edge
Programs and High-End Aerospace and Defense Customers
Granted, cell phones, pagers and email can hardly be called bleeding-edge