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New glTF Extensions for 3D Asset Visual Realism - News

July 16, 2021

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.


Khronos Launches 3D Commerce Viewer Certification Program - News

June 23, 2021

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.

Software & OS

aiSim 3.0 Builds on Vulkan Ray Tracing to Validate Automated Driving - News

March 29, 2021

AImotive announced it has integrated the Khronos Group’s Vulkan API to improve raytracing performance in aiSim 3.0.


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.