Think Silicon GLOVE v0.4, library which implements OpenGL over Vulkan, been released. GLOVE currently focuses on OpenGL ES 2.0 + EGL 1.4 and is a standalone project. GLOVE 0.4 is the project’s first new release in more than one year and comes with expanded hardware and software support. GLOVE now supports Microsoft Windows and Apple macOS for running OpenGL over Vulkan. (Source: Phoronix)
DreamView, the world leader in the creation of photoreal 3D CGI representations of products for marketing and eCommerce, is proud to announce that it has officially become a member of The Khronos Group. DreamView’s COO, Nathaniel Hunter, was elected to co-chair the subcommittee on ‘Asset Creation and Workflows’ within the new Khronos-governed 3D Commerce Working Group, with the goal of establishing guidelines and standards to align the 3D asset workflow from product design and manufacturing through each stage of retail to end-user delivery, so that 3D representations of products can be experienced consistently across all platforms and devices.
Today @EbenUpton announced that the Raspberry Pi has passed the Khronos OpenGL ES 3.1 conformance tests and is now considered conformant. You may see additional details of the conformance submission on the Khronos Conformant Products page, and read more about what this means in this article.
Neil Trevett, President of the Khronos Group and Vice President of Developer Ecosystems at NVIDIA, delivers the presentation “Current and Planned Standards for Computer Vision and Machine Learning” at the Embedded Vision Alliance’s December 2019 Vision Industry and Technology Forum. Trevett shares updates on recent, current and planned Khronos standardization activities aimed at streamlining the deployment of embedded vision and AI.
AMD has released their Vulkan 1.2 driver as part of the official Radeon Software Adrenalin 2020 Edition 20.1.2. Vulkan 1.2, released on January 15, 2020, is a large update which promoted many extensions into the core API. You can download the latest Radeon Software Adrenalin 2020 Edition here.
Khronos Group member Deloitte has posted an in-depth article on how Augmented reality and 3D technologies are changing how customers shop both online and in-store. Deloitte’s research has shown that most consumers today still prioritize value, product, and convenience while making their purchasing decisions. Learn how Augmented Reality, along with Khronos’ WebGL, glTF and 3D Commerce fit into the shopping experience.