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shaders

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Adobe brings programmable 3D pizazz to the Web

With CSS shaders, Adobe hopes to bring dynamic, programmable 3D graphics effects to Web content. Apple and Opera back the proposed standard.

By October 4, 2011

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Intel lets loose Core i3, i5, i7 chips

The new "Arrandale" graphics technology has 20 percent more shaders, an important component for 3D graphics, the chipmaker says.

By January 7, 2010

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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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Interactive Arcade Fire vid lets you control the effects

Music videos have come a long way since MTV's early days. A cool new film for the Arcade Fire single "Reflektor" lets you help design the visual effects with a wave of your mobile device.

By September 9, 2013

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Adobe: Web standards match 80 percent of Flash features

HTML5 and other standards haven't yet caught up to Flash Player, but Adobe thinks they can surpass it -- and it's working to make that happen. Also: What to do about the Retina display conundrum?

By July 2, 2012

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Nvidia accelerates gaming in the cloud

The GPU company is putting some serious horsepower in the data center to power gaming on the go.

By May 15, 2012

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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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How we test: Laptops

Learn about CNET's testing procedures for laptops.

By February 12, 2014

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Flash: Crippled but alive...for now

Adobe gave up its ambitions to make Flash Player as important in mobile browsing as it is on PCs. Flash is still important, but it's not healthy.

By November 9, 2011

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Adobe abandons Flash plug-in for mobile devices: report

In what appears to be a dramatic turnaround, Adobe seems to have scrapped a high-profile effort to bring Flash Player browser plug-in to mobile devices.

By November 8, 2011