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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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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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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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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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Will phones and 3D Web boost new OpenGL?

Trying to speed the graphics interface's development, Khronos updates OpenGL. Phones and the Web carry a competitive advantage over Microsoft's DirectX.

By July 26, 2010

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WebGL 1.0 is done. Where's Microsoft?

The Khronos Group has released its technology for hardware-accelerated 3D graphics on the Web. Now allies have to coax Microsoft to support it.

By March 3, 2011

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With draft standard, 3D Web closer to reality

WebGL has moved from an idea at Mozilla and the Khronos Group to a draft standard for the 3D Web. Don't expect a browser-based Call of Duty just yet, though.

By December 10, 2009

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Industry group to evaluate Apple's OpenCL as standard

The Khronos Group has announced the formation of an industry body that will study ways to make it easier to exploit GPUs on future computers--and it will start with Apple's OpenCL.

By June 17, 2008

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Mozilla, graphics group seek to build 3D Web

Khronos Group establishes a group to standardize how Web apps can use accelerated 3D graphics. Expect a draft specification and maybe a Firefox plug-in within a year.

By March 24, 2009

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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