NVIDIA SHIELD tablet K1, still the best tablet for Game Developers


David Coombes, posted Nov 17 2015

The recently updated SHIELD tablet K1 is still one of the most powerful tablets money can buy. It’s a great platform for gamers, but we think it’s also the best device for Android developers as well.

Here are 4 reasons why:

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Bringing Chariot to SHIELD

GameWorks, SHIELD Stories

Anthony Cascio, posted Nov 17 2015

Chariot is a couch co-op platformer that can be played alone or with a friend. Players take the role of the brave Princess or her faithful Fiancé as they maneuver the departed king’s coffin-on-wheels through 25 levels set in 5 vibrant underground environments, with his majesty’s ghost giving them a piece of his mind every step of the way.

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NVIDIA HairWorks in the Witcher 3

GameWorks, Hairworks

Aron Zoellner, posted Nov 16 2015

HairWorks brings a new level of fidelity to the gameplay experience of The Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt by producing stunning shading and dynamic motion with thousands of simulated hairs on multiple characters, simultaneously on-screen. Hair and fur even react to forces and spells for yet another level of immersion. The Witcher 3 uses HairWorks to create dynamic hair and fur on dozens of characters in the game.

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Accelerating Hyperscale Datacenter Applications with Tesla GPUs

Features, cuDNN, Datacenter, Docker, Hyperscale, Mesos, Tesla

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 13 2015

The internet has changed how people consume media. Rather than just watching television and movies, the combination of ubiquitous mobile devices, massive computation, and available internet bandwidth has led to an explosion in user-created content: users are recreating the internet, producing exabytes of content every day. Periscope, a mobile application that lets users broadcast video

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DX12 Do's and Don'ts, Updated!

GameWorks, GameWorks Expert Developer

David Coombes, posted Nov 12 2015

As promised, here are some updates to the DX12 Do’s and Don’ts article we posted earlier.

These are the updates we have made:

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