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Khronos Welcomes Newest Associate Member 3XR

The Khronos Group would like to welcome Associate Member 3XR. 3XR empowers brands to enhance their online presence through a platform-based solution where brands can effectively create high quality, custom 3D content. Their platform provides a solution where brands can utilize a community of creators to develop high-quality, custom 3D content at scale.

Khronos Welcomes Newest Associate Member Cappasity

The Khronos Group would like to welcome Associate Member Cappasity. Cappasity lets companies create & deliver 3D/VR/AR experiences to blur the line between online and in-store shopping. It is the first scalable and easy-to-adopt solution for complex eCommerce projects that only takes 3 minutes/SKU to create a 3D and embed it into a store.

Khronos Welcomes Newest Associate Member migenius

The Khronos Group would like to welcome Associate Member migenius. The migenius mission is to bring technology into the market place that enables live 3D for all. By applying extensive experience on large scale commercial projects and the convergence of several key technologies, migenius makes high quality, 3D information, in the form of photorealistic imagery, available to the widest possible audience, with no need for expensive workstation computers or complex software. All that is required is an Internet connection and a web browser.

Khronos Welcomes Newest Associate Member Turbosquid

The Khronos Group would like to welcome Associate Member TurboSquid. TurboSquid is the world’s source for professional 3D models. TurboSquid models are used by game developers, news agencies, architects, visual effects studios, advertisers, and creative professionals around the world. Our goal is to save artists the time of making a great model, and instead let them add their own personality to their creations.

Khronos Welcomes Newest Academic Member State Key Lab of CAD&CG, Zhejiang University

The Khronos Group would like to welcome Academic Member State Key Lab of CAD&CG, Zhejiang University. The Lab focuses its research works on the fundamental theories, algorithms of CAD&CG as well as their applications in industry. It aims at putting a stand at the frontier of international academic field and striving for the original innovatory results. The Lab is to be constructed as a leading research institution in CAD&CG area with international influences, a base for fostering young talents, promoting academic exchanges and spreading high technologies.

Khronos Welcomes Newest Contributor Member Wayfair

The Khronos Group would like to welcome Contributor Member Wayfair. Through cutting-edge innovation, Wayfair makes it possible for shoppers to quickly and easily find exactly what they want across a massive selection of home furnishings, décor, home improvement, housewares and more. With technology like 3D modeling, extended reality experiences, machine learning and more, Wayfair is reinventing the way people shop for their homes - from product discovery to final delivery.

Autodesk joins The Khronos Group; glTF gains momentum

Big news! 3D software developer, Autodesk has joined The Khronos Group. Autodesk is an industry-leading provider of 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, that joined the 3D Formats Working Group to support the Khronos glTF file format and the 3D Commerce Exploratory Group, a group of companies exploring standards and guidelines for the production and distribution of real-time 3D representations of products.

Khronos Welcomes Newest Associate Member Crank Software

The Khronos Group would like to welcome Associate Member Crank Software. Storyboard is Crank Software’s embedded UI solution that enables the rapid development of graphically rich, responsive touch screens for embedded platforms. Easy to use with quick 3D animations and brilliant effects, Storyboard lets you create UIs that exceed a customer’s smartphone experience, even on resource-constrained devices. Major household brands like Coca-Cola, John Deere and GE Appliances rely on Crank to get their award-winning embedded devices to market faster, and with a higher performance than ever before.

Khronos Welcomes New Contributor Member Argonne National Laboratory

The Khronos Group would like to welcome Contributor Member Argonne National Laboratory. Argonne National Laboratory is a multidisciplinary research center with a pioneering history in high-performance computing. The Laboratory-wide computational science ‘ecosystem’ integrates more than 350 scientists and engineers, working in interdisciplinary project teams with embedded applied mathematicians and computer scientists. Argonne’s computational science capability comprises and leverages the hardware and expertise within the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility, the Joint Laboratory for System Evaluation, and the Laboratory Computing Resource Center.

Khronos welcomes new Associate Member inVRsion

The Khronos Group would like to welcome Associate Member inVRsion. inVRsion is an innovative startup operating worldwide in the fields of products digitalization and store virtualization, developing hyper-realistic 3D and Virtual Reality solutions specifically dedicated to CPG industry and retail.

Khronos welcomes Associate member Coohom

The Khronos Group would like to welcome Associate member Coohom. Coohom provides 3D visualization solutions to their customers. They help their customers create 3D models and apply them in cutting edge AR, VR, 360-degree spins, floorplanning and high-quality rendering solutions.

Khronos Welcomes Academic Member Hungarian Academy of Sciences Institute for Computer Science and Control

The Khronos Group would like to welcome Academic Member Hungarian Academy of Sciences Institute for Computer Science and Control. The fundamental task of the Institute is to perform basic and application-oriented research in an interdisciplinary setting in the fields of computer science, engineering, information technology, intelligent systems, process control, wide-area networking and multimedia. The mission of MTA SZTAKI includes the transfer of up-to-date research results and state-of-the-art technology to university students. The Shared Virtual Reality Group within the Institute has been dealing with immersive and multi-user virtual reality since 2009 and has accomplished four large scale EU virtual reality projects until now. The Group published its own open-source virtual reality library called ApertusVR in 2016 which perfectly fits the scope of OpenXR.

Khronos Welcomes Contributing Member ThreeKit, Inc.

The Khronos Group would like to welcome Contributor Member ThreeKit, Inc. ThreeKit offers a 3D visualization platform that arms brands with tools to create interactive product experiences in e-commerce. Using ThreeKit, a single 3D asset can be turned into an interactive product demo, a 3D configurator, virtual product photograph, an AR asset, or a VR asset. Ben Houston, CTO and founder of ThreeKit, got his start in 2005 by providing visualization software for Hollywood. Since then, ThreeKit has been at the forefront of innovation in 3D. “This Khronos Group initiative will be fruitful for both technology providers, like ThreeKit, and brands and retailers all over the world,” said Ben Houston, CTO, ThreeKit. “We are optimistic that a unified standard will help focus innovation efforts on broadening the scope of features and functionality of such a standard and eliminate the need to support non-standard formats. Brands and retailers will be able to rely on a consistent asset experience to support their omnichannel strategy.”

Khronos announces newest Contributor Member CTRL-labs

The Khronos Group would like to welcome its newest Contributor Member, CTRL-labs. CTRL-labs builds radically pragmatic non-invasive neural interface technology with single-neuron resolution. The CTRL-kit SDK enables XR developers, roboticists, designers, and researchers to reimagine the relationship between humans and machines. CTRL-labs technology encompasses research at the intersection of computational neuroscience, statistics, machine learning, biophysics, hardware, and human-computer interaction.