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NVIDIA R375.57 / R375.63 WHQL Graphics Driver Released, Vulkan API Updated

Geeks3D - Fri, 10/21/2016 - 17:36
Update (2016.10.24): NVIDIA has uploaded a new driver with version R375.63 that replaces the version R375.57. R375.63 fixes a bug introduced by R375.57 that affects Windows 10 games. NVIDIA has...
Categories: 3D Graphics

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti and GTX 1050 Launched

Geeks3D - Wed, 10/19/2016 - 16:33
NVIDIA has launched two new entry level graphics cards: the GeForce GTX 1050 Ti and the GeForce GTX 1050. The homepage for both cards can be found HERE. The GeForce GTX 1050 Ti is based on a new...
Categories: 3D Graphics

NVIDIA demonstrates high-end virtual reality car rendered with OpenGL

OpenGL - Fri, 10/14/2016 - 12:28

NVIDIA demonstrated at GTC Europe a high-end virtual reality demo of a complete car model.  You can explore every detail of the complete car model in virtual reality.  To accomplish this, the demo harnesses the NV_gpu_multicast OpenGL extension so two Quadro P6000 can render the left- and right-eye views in parallel and then handles the massive geometric detail with the NV_command_list OpenGL extension.

Categories: 3D Graphics

Unigine Superposition Benchmark (Windows and Linux) Teaser

Geeks3D - Tue, 10/11/2016 - 11:37
Unigine Corp is about to release a new GPU benchmark called Superposition for Windows and Linux: Superposition Benchmark is a new GPU stress-testing tool from UNIGINE, the developers of the very...
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Raspbian Jessie Updated with a new Desktop Environment called PIXEL

Geeks3D - Thu, 09/29/2016 - 18:25
The Raspberry Pi team has released a new version of Raspbian Jessie that comes with a new desktop environment called PIXEL. PIXEL stands for Pi Improved Xwindows Environment, Lightweight. PIXEL...
Categories: 3D Graphics

Khronos DevU in Seoul Korea: Vulkan All-day Tutorial

OpenGL - Thu, 09/29/2016 - 13:18

Khronos is pleased to present a full-day workshop on Vulkan in the upcoming DevU in Seoul, Korea. This session will go in depth into Vulkan, providing you with an important overview, then quickly diving deep beyond the basics into its use and structure, followed by a few case studies with code walkthroughs. There will be ample opportunity to speak with the instructors both during, and after the event in a social get together. This DevU session will be taught by Khronos working group members who specialize in Vulkan and who participated in its creation. Beginners are welcome, but the session is intended for experienced developers with knowledge of 3D graphics and rendering. In addition to a full day of Vulkan training, the session will include all course materials, a Vulkan Quick Reference Guide, a Vulkan t-shirt, and a buffet lunch. For more information and to register your spot, please visit the DevU session page.

Categories: 3D Graphics

Webinar: Vulkan Validation Layers Deep Dive video now online

OpenGL - Tue, 09/27/2016 - 21:07

This 90-minute webinar provides a detailed review of the Vulkan Validation Layers, how they are architected, how you use them, and why they are so important. The main presentation is followed by a Q&A session. The Video and Slide deck from the webinar is now available online.

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Webinar: Vulkan Validation Layers Deep Dive September 27

OpenGL - Mon, 09/26/2016 - 14:27

Don’t miss the Vulkan deep-dive webinar on Tuesday September 27th at 10am PDT. This one-hour webinar provides a detailed review of the Vulkan Validation Layers, how they are architected, how you use them, and why they are so important. The main presentation is followed by a Q&A session.

Categories: 3D Graphics

NVIDIA R372.90 WHQL Released, New Vulkan Extensions Added

Geeks3D - Wed, 09/21/2016 - 15:14
NVIDIA has published a new set of Windows-certified graphics drivers for all GeForce graphics cards. R372.90 comes with optimizations for Forza Horizon 3 and brings new Vulkan extensions. R372.90...
Categories: 3D Graphics

GPU-Z 1.11.0 Released

Geeks3D - Tue, 09/13/2016 - 08:38
A new version of GPU-Z just hit the web. GPU-Z 1.11.0 follows the latest news about NVIDIA GTX 970 class action lawsuit where NVIDIA will payback $30 to each owner of a GTX 970. One way to prove that...
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MSI VR One: a Pascal-based Gaming PC for VR in a Backpack

Geeks3D - Mon, 09/12/2016 - 19:11
MSI VR One is a gaming PC designed for virtual reality and optimized for the HTC VIVE. The goal of the VR One is to remove the main limitation of current VR systems: you have to stay close to the PC....
Categories: 3D Graphics

Shadron graphics editor uses GLSL and your own Shader Code to manipulate images

OpenGL - Mon, 09/12/2016 - 12:12

Shadron uses GLSL (OpenGL Shading Language) shaders to manipulate images. For programmers, particularly budding game developers, Shadron could be the answer to a number of your asset creation woes.

Categories: 3D Graphics

AMD Crimson 16.9.1 Hotfix Graphics Driver Released (Vulkan API v1.0.21)

Geeks3D - Thu, 09/08/2016 - 15:19
AMD has released a hotfix graphics driver that brings new CrossFire profiles for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided (DirectX 12) and DOTA 2 (new CrossFire profile for DX11), and fixes the following issues: A...
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Intel Graphics Driver v4501 for Windows

Geeks3D - Thu, 09/08/2016 - 14:05
A new set of graphics driver is available for Intel 4th/5th/6th generation GPUs (Haswell, Broadwell and Skylake). This set is not very fresh (released on August 12, 2016) but is the latest available!...
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AMD Crimson 16.8.3 Hotfix Graphics Driver Released

Geeks3D - Thu, 09/01/2016 - 08:54
AMD has released a hotfix graphics driver that brings new CrossFire profiles for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided and Battlefield 1 Beta, and fixes a random blank or colored screen may be experienced...
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Acer Predator 21X Gaming Notebook: Curved 21-inch Display, Dual GTX 1080 and 8 kilograms

Geeks3D - Wed, 08/31/2016 - 19:56
Compared to this monster, my ASUS G752 looks like a toy… Acer has unveiled today (at IFA/Berlin) the Predator 21X, a new laptop (if we can call this machine a laptop) that exhibits a curved...
Categories: 3D Graphics

Intel Extreme Tuning Utility v6.1.2.11 Released

Geeks3D - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 20:18
Intel eXtreme Tuning Utility or Intel XTU is a performance tuning tool to overclock, monitor, and stress a system based on Intel processors. Intel XTU is available for Windows systems (Win7 /Win8...
Categories: 3D Graphics

Modern OpenGL 3.0+ Tutorial Series

OpenGL - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 15:35

This tutorial series shows you Modern OpenGL the way it is meant to be seen. Starting with setup videos and more videos to come from Sonar Systems.

Categories: 3D Graphics

NVIDIA R372.70 WHQL Graphics Driver Released

Geeks3D - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 14:55
NVIDIA just published a new set of graphics drivers for all GeForce cards. R372.70 brings optimizations for World of Warcraft: Legion, Battlefield 1: Open Beta, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, and Quantum...
Categories: 3D Graphics

AMD Vega GPU will be Launched in First Half of 2017

Geeks3D - Sun, 08/28/2016 - 17:09
According to this source, AMD will launch the Vega GPU architecture in the first half of 2017 (I love the 6 months precision). The Vega 10 architecture is intended for AMD high end graphics cards and...
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