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Khronos wants your input to help name the next generation OpenGL!

OpenGL - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 16:42

Have you heard about the next generation OpenGL initiative? Khronos Group is designing a ground-up, cross-platform API to enable direct access to modern GPUs. We think this is a pretty big deal and we are seeking community input on the name for this new API. Please take a few minutes to take our survey.  Your input along with that of others will help guide the naming of this significant initiative.

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Intel HD Graphics Drivers v10.18.14.4080, New OpenGL and OpenCL Extensions

Geeks3D - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 17:35
Intel has published a new version of its graphics drivers for Intel HD 4000 / HD 5000 / Iris that brings the following changes: Improved video playback through partial hardware acceleration support...
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Shield Tablet supports OpenGL 4.5 now

OpenGL - Tue, 01/13/2015 - 13:37

Remember when mobile devices required you to compromise with a less-than-state-of-the-art OpenGL ES implementation? Those days are past; now you can develop for a mobile device with complete feature support for state-of-the-art OpenGL 4.5, no compromises or deprecation and all the NVIDIA OpenGL extensions available too. The latest Shield Tablet software upgrade 2.1 now includes full OpenGL 4.5 support.

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GPU Shark 0.9.3 Released (with VRAM Vendor for NVIDIA GPUs)

Geeks3D - Mon, 01/12/2015 - 13:30
GPU Shark 0.9.3 DOWNLOAD Webmasters: hotlinking is not allowed (and actually it does not work), please use the post url as download link. This new version of GPU Shark adds the reading of the GPU...
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MSI GTX 970 + LG UHD TV @ 60Hz 4:4:4 : Finally It Works!

Geeks3D - Mon, 01/12/2015 - 13:18
The first post of 2015 starts with a good news: I finally managed to get my UHD TV (LG 49UB850V) to work @ 60Hz with a chroma subsampling of 4:4:4 (more on GTX 970 + 4K TV HERE). This is confirmed...
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NVIDIA announces Tegra X1 super chip with OpenGL 4.5 and OpenGL ES 3.1 support

OpenGL - Fri, 01/09/2015 - 14:13

NVIDIA announced the new Tegra X1 mobile processor. Both OpenGL 4.5 and OpenGL ES 3.1 are to be supported. Utilizing NVIDIA Maxwell architecture and with 256 GPU cores, a 64-bit CPU and 4K video capabilities.

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OpenGL 4 Hardware Matrix updated

OpenGL - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:37

G-truc has updated his OpenGL 4 hardware matrix. Available online in PDF format. It has been six months since the last update, nevertheless, the ecosystem hasn’t evolved so much with no change for Apple despite MacOSX 10.10 release; basically no change for Intel drivers; and just a handful of OpenGL 4.5 extensions for AMD.

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OGLplus 0.56.0 released

OpenGL - Mon, 01/05/2015 - 15:22

OGLplus is a collection of open-source, cross-platform libraries which implement an object facade over the modern OpenGL, OpenAL and EGL C-language APIs. It automates resource and object management, error handling and makes the use of these libraries in C++ safer and more convenient.

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Blender 2.69 official release

Blender - Thu, 10/31/2013 - 17:03
After three release candidate tests, we now have a final stable 2.69 release. Enjoy!
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Blender Conference 2013 Live streaming

Blender - Fri, 10/25/2013 - 09:56
Check out the live streaming of the Conference on the Blender Foundation official YouTube channel....
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Blender Conference Animation Festival + Suzanne Awards

Blender - Fri, 10/11/2013 - 17:36
You now can view submissions and rank them. New entries can be submitted until 16 October.
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Blender Conference 2013 schedule

Blender - Thu, 10/03/2013 - 08:40
An initial version of the conference schedule is now available! This page will be tweaked in the...
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Caminandes Episode 2 - Open Movie Project

Blender - Mon, 09/30/2013 - 09:55
The successful first episode of Caminandes will be followed by new one, and this time it will be...
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Blender Conference speakers line-up

Blender - Tue, 09/10/2013 - 08:41
The speakers line-up for Bender Conference 2013 is now available. A detailed schedule will be...
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Blender Conference 2013, 25-27 October in Amsterdam

Blender - Fri, 09/06/2013 - 10:58
The 12th annual Blender Conference will be in "De Balie" again, right in the centre of Amsterdam....
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New book: Art of Blender

Blender - Thu, 09/05/2013 - 18:34
Our friends at CG Cookie are finishing a book with an amazing collection of the best Blender...
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Blender Cycles render engine released under Apache License

Blender - Sun, 08/18/2013 - 15:38
As of today the Cycles source code license has been changed from GNU GPL to the permissive Apache...
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Siggraph 2013 report

Blender - Fri, 08/09/2013 - 16:36
This year was a real turning point for Blender. Read Ton Roosendaal's report on Siggraph's Blender...
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Blender 2.68 released

Blender - Thu, 07/18/2013 - 16:26
Work has been done on modeling, rendering, speedup and security. But most of the efforts went to...
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