Standards News Archives
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
An Overview Of The Vulkan API

If for some reason you haven't been keeping up with our many articles about Vulkan and SPIR-V, there's a nice overview out about the new graphics API emerging from The Khronos Group.

28 August 2015 - Vulkan API - 29 Comments
Vulkan Working For A Drawing Program

Aside from game developers that are members of The Khronos Group dabbling internally with game engine support for the Vulkan graphics API, a drawing program now also appears to be powered by this next-gen graphics API.

27 August 2015 - Vulkan Graphics - 21 Comments
Imagination Tech Is Demoing Vulkan On Android

In continuation of this morning's article about the Khronos announcements, Khronos Debuts OpenGL ES 3.2 and New GL Extensions, But No Vulkan This Week, Imagination Tech is talking about their new Vulkan on Android demo.

10 August 2015 - Vulkan Android - 26 Comments
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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