Standards News Archives
PHP As A Next-Generation Programming Language?

Frank Karlitschek, the founder of the ownCloud project, is making the case that PHP isn't that bad of a scripting language and should be taken to the next level with its shortcomings addressed so it can regain some of its popularity.

2 October 2014 - PHP - 57 Comments
Khronos Publishes Its Slides About OpenGL-Next

Earlier this month at SIGGRAPH Vancouver we were surprised yet delighted by the news of Khronos developing a next-generation graphics API following OpenGL 4.5. All of the Khronos Group slides about OpenGL 4.5, OpenGL-Next, and their other industry-standard APIs have now been published from their SIGGRAPH track.

20 August 2014 - Next-Gen OpenGL - 49 Comments
C++14 Is Complete

The ISO C++14 draft international standard was unanimously approved and is now clear for publication.

19 August 2014 - C++14 - 15 Comments
Next-Gen OpenGL To Be Announced Next Month

The Khronos Group has shared details about their BoF sessions to be hosted next month during SIGGRAPH and it includes detailing the next-generation OpenGL / OpenGL ES specifications.

15 July 2014 - OpenGL 5.0? - 74 Comments
Former AMD Developer: OpenGL Is Broken

A former AMD software engineer that's now working at Firaxis Games -- including his role as working on the graphics for Civilization V -- has come out to say that "OpenGL is broken."

31 May 2014 - OpenGL - 122 Comments
Possible Features To Find In OpenGL 5.0

While OpenGL 5.0 hasn't been released yet, there's already much speculation what the future holds for OpenGL as more companies look at optimizing its performance and 3D capabilities.

3 May 2014 - OpenGL 5.0 - 20 Comments

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