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Khronos Releases SYCL 2020 Specification - News

February 16, 2021

Update includes new features and closer alignment with ISO C++, SYCL adoption in embedded, desktop, and HPC markets


Imagination Technology to Present its PowerVR Graphics at embedded world - News

February 01, 2021

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 - News

August 05, 2020

OpenXR is an open, industry standard API that enables the development and deployment of portable, cross-platform AR/VR (XR) runtimes.

Software & OS

Khronos Steps Towards Widespread Deployment of SYCL with Release of SYCL 2020 Provisional Specification - News

June 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.

Open Source

OpenVG 1.1 Lite Accelerates 2D Vector Graphics on OpenGL GPUs - News

June 04, 2020

The provisional OpenVG 1.1 Lite spec is available on GitHub in markdown format. Conformance tests are also available under an Apache 2.0 license.

Software & OS

Khronos Group Releases OpenCL 3.0 - News

April 30, 2020

With the release, the OpenCL Working Group has updated its OpenCL Resource Guide to help computing specialists, developers and researchers of all skill levels effectively harness the power of OpenCL.

Networking & 5G

Khronos to Develop 'ANARI' Analytic Rendering Interface API Standard - News

March 23, 2020

The new API, name ANARI, is open for any company to participate under the consortium's multi-company governance process to have a voice and a vote in the creation of this open, royalty-free standard.