The Khronos Group
The Khronos Group announced the public release of the latest set of Physically Based Rendering (PBR) material extensions for the Khronos glTF 3D asset format. The new extensions enable material properties such as refraction, color attenuation, and volumetric properties to be used by diverse renderers from real-time rasterization to production-class path-tracing.
The Viewer Certification Program enables 3D viewers across the industry to demonstrate that they can display 3D products, making room for reliable 3D and AR-powered shopping across multiple platforms and devices.
AImotive announced it has integrated the Khronos Group’s Vulkan API to improve raytracing performance in aiSim 3.0.
Update includes new features and closer alignment with ISO C++, SYCL adoption in embedded, desktop, and HPC markets
Imagination announced it will be presenting its PowerVR graphics at the embedded world Digital event.
Khronos Group Launches OpenXR Adopter?s Program, Conformance Testing for Cross-Platform AR/VR API - NewsAugust 05, 2020
OpenXR is an open, industry standard API that enables the development and deployment of portable, cross-platform AR/VR (XR) runtimes.
Khronos Steps Towards Widespread Deployment of SYCL with Release of SYCL 2020 Provisional Specification - NewsJune 30, 2020
Features are available now in Intel's DPC++ & Codeplay's ComputeCpp; developers encouraged to provide feedback on the publicly available specification for C++ based heterogeneous parallel programming.