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Khronos Publishes Their SIGGRAPH 2015 Slides

While there isn't anything new compared to what was already covered on Phoronix earlier this month from the SIGGRAPH graphics conference, The Khronos Group has now published all of their slides, including about Vulkan.

31 August 2015 - SIGGRAPH 15 - Add A Comment
An Overview Of The Vulkan API

If for some reason you haven't been keeping up with our many articles about Vulkan and SPIR-V, there's a nice overview out about the new graphics API emerging from The Khronos Group.

28 August 2015 - Vulkan API - 29 Comments
Vulkan Working For A Drawing Program

Aside from game developers that are members of The Khronos Group dabbling internally with game engine support for the Vulkan graphics API, a drawing program now also appears to be powered by this next-gen graphics API.

27 August 2015 - Vulkan Graphics - 21 Comments
Imagination Tech Is Demoing Vulkan On Android

In continuation of this morning's article about the Khronos announcements, Khronos Debuts OpenGL ES 3.2 and New GL Extensions, But No Vulkan This Week, Imagination Tech is talking about their new Vulkan on Android demo.

10 August 2015 - Vulkan Android - 26 Comments
Khronos Announces A Data Format Specification

The Khronos Group, the organization behind OpenGL, OpenCL, Vulkan, and others, today announced a standard data format specification that's aptly called the "Khronos Data Format Specification 1.0."

29 July 2015 - Khronos Data Format - 8 Comments
OpenCV 3.0 Released: The Most Functional & Fastest Yet

Version 3.0 of the Open Computer Vision library is now available. The release announcement reads, "With a great pleasure and great relief OpenCV team finally announces OpenCV 3.0 gold release, the most functional and the fastest OpenCV ever. And yet it’s very stable too – all the thousands of tests that we created during the project + many new tests pass successfully on Windows, Linux and Mac, x64 and ARM."

4 June 2015 - OpenCV 3.0 - 5 Comments
Khronos Group Releases Final SYCL 1.2 Specification

The Khronos Group today announced the official release of the SYCL 1.2 specification. SYCL is the Khronos Group's single-source heterogeneous programming language that serves as an abstraction layer for utilizing OpenCL while writing standard C++ code.

11 May 2015 - SYCL 1.2 - 2 Comments

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