Standards News Archives
OpenGL SC 2.0 Released For Safety Critical Graphics

This week the Khronos Group released the provisional specification of OpenCL 2.2 and SPIR-V 1.1 while today from the Aviation Electronics Europe in Munich they announced the release of he OpenGL SC 2.0 specification.

20 April 2016 - OpenGL SC 2.0 - 4 Comments
How To Go About Reverse Engineering Video Decoding

With many Phoronix readers being curious about reverse-engineering graphics drivers for open-source enablement, along the same lines you may also be curious about how reverse-engineering is done with video formats / video decoding by multimedia applications.

3 February 2016 - Reverse Engineering - 1 Comment
What You Need To Know About SPIR-V 1.0

For those that haven't been paying attention to SPIR-V as the new intermediate representation that makes up OpenCL 2.1+ and Vulkan, here's various details about this newest Khronos Group specification you may not be familiar with now that Khronos formally released OpenCL 2.1 and SPIR-V 1.0..

16 November 2015 - SPIR-V 1.0 - 13 Comments
OpenMP 4.5 Now Available

Just ahead of the Super Computing SC15 conference beginning tomorrow in Austin, the OpenMP 4.5 specification has been finalized.

14 November 2015 - OpenMP - 1 Comment
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
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

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