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Khronos finishes WebCL 1.0 to let Web apps tap into GPU

The interface is designed to let take advantage of the GPU and multicore CPUs for parallel programming tasks. The standards group will have to convince browser makers to adopt it, though.

By March 19, 2014

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Developers: Nadella speaks our language

Software developers believe Microsoft's selection of Satya Nadella as its new CEO will help strengthen ties that have strained or frayed over the years.

By February 5, 2014

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Chipmakers helping to give computers a visual cortex

Qualcomm, Broadcom, Samsung, and others are working at the Khronos Group to standardize some nuts and bolts of machine vision. That should let programmers tap into the technology more easily.

By November 19, 2013

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Khronos updates OpenGL high-performance graphics

The nonprofit Khronos Group is expanding its standard-bearer flag deeper into the world of Web graphics

By August 8, 2011

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OpenCL 2.0 brings new graphics-chip power to software

A new version of the interface makes software running on graphics chips more self-reliant and better at sharing data with conventional software running on CPUs.

By July 22, 2013

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Apple graphics-chip supplier hints at future iPad (Q&A)

The graphics chip tech in Apple's iPad and iPhone is due for a major update. Imagination Technologies describes what may be in store.

By May 17, 2013

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Khronos aims to ease coding for audio, video hardware

Standards group releases OpenSL ES 1.1 and OpenMax AL 1.1 standard interfaces to let applications tap into audio and video hardware.

By January 18, 2011

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Jeff Jaffe lights a fire under Web standardization

The World Wide Web Consortium must better match the pace of business, so its CEO says in a Q&A he'll strip delays out of today's process for improving HTML and other standards.

By March 5, 2012

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The Web in 2012: Five predictions, starting with IE10

Chrome and IE will ascend next year, but what else will happen in Web technology? Here are five forecasts.

By December 15, 2011

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OpenCL adapts for control-freak programming

Version 1.2 of the interface standard for letting general programs use graphics chip power lets programmers govern the resources available to a task.

By November 15, 2011