Khronos Requesting Quotes for Enhancing OpenVX Conformance Test Suite

The Khronos OpenVX working group is soliciting quotes for enhancing and expanding the OpenVX Conformance Test Suite. OpenVX is an open, royalty-free standard for cross platform acceleration of computer vision applications. Any company, whether a Khronos member or not, is cordially invited to contact Khronos and provide a quote. Interested parties can access the details of the request on the Khronos website.    Read More

Imagination Announces First Complete University Teaching Course on OpenGL ES 2.0 Mobile Graphics

Imagination Technologies announces a new offering as part of its Imagination University Programme (IUP) that provides the first complete teaching course on mobile graphics. "An Introduction to Mobile Graphics" includes a rich set of teaching materials and practical exercises that leverage Imagination's popular PowerVR graphics processors (GPUs). The new course has been developed so that little to no previous knowledge of graphics is required, and the content is adaptable to fit most teaching methods and structures. This introductory course is based around OpenGL ES 2.0, the most widely deployed and adopted mobile graphics API.   Read More

AMD Radeon R9 Series Graphics Cards to support OpenGL 4.5 and Vulkan

AMD’s Radeon R9 Series Graphics Cards delivers more than 3x the bandwidth per watt over GDDR5 along with a 4096-bit memory interface for incredible new advances in power and efficiency. Optimized performance for next-gen APIs including Vulkan and OpenGL 4.5 and is designed from the ground up to give you everything you need to enjoy the latest games.   Read More

Quotes Requested for the Khronos #OpenVX Computer Vision library Conformance Test Suite khronos.org/rfq
#glslang repository now available on KhronosGroup public github ow.ly/OPHB3
It's our Birthday this year, 15 years old. Help us celebrate at #Siggraph ow.ly/Oxg8f
Inaugural: #WebGL and 3D Web Graphics Workshop series in Milan Italy ow.ly/OxfhY @ WeMake Makerspace
Boston Chapter leader talk at @party tomorrow night in Cambridge MA ow.ly/Oxcly
@neilt3d slide deck from the Augmented World Expo is now online ow.ly/OdSaY
Inaugural: WebGL and 3D Web Graphics Workshop series ow.ly/O4f07 Khronos Milano Chapter
#OpenVX production and open source sample implementations shipping ow.ly/NSzCJ
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