Tegra Android Development Pack 3.0R4 Brings 64-Bit Support for Android 5.0 “Lollipop” and Google Nexus 9!

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Eric Foo, posted Nov 06 2014

This week marks the release of the Google Nexus 9 tablet, the first Android 5.0 “Lollipop” with full ARMv8-A 64 bit and OpenGL ES 3.1+ Android Extension Pack support, powered by the NVIDIA® Tegra® K1 64 bit mobile processor. Tegra Android Development Pack (3.0R4) adds immediate support for your 64-bit Android 5.0 application development needs and includes all software tools required to start development in a single installation step.

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NVIDIA ShadowWorks - HBAO+ 2.3. released

GameWorks, ShadowWorks, HBAO+

Monier Maher, posted Oct 30 2014

NVIDIA ShadowWorks – HBAO+ 2.3. released

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Maxwell GM204 OpenGL extensions

OpenGL Development, GameWorks, GameWorks Expert Developer

Anonymous, posted Oct 28 2014

A few weeks ago, NVIDIA introduced the second-generation Maxwell architecture with the GM204 GPU, which is I believe, an incredible chip.

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NVIDIA Turf Effects

GameWorks, Turf Effects

Monier Maher, posted Oct 23 2014

NVIDIA Turf Effects is a new NVIDIA GameWorks technology that empowers users to simulate and render massive grass simulation with physical interaction. Our grass technology provides a fully geometrical representation. Grass blades can be represented with a resolution as low as 3 triangles to several 100 triangles per blade by using continuous level of detail. This allows millions of grass blades to be simulated.

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API Hooking Techniques for GRID Cloud Game Streaming

GameWorks, GRID, GameWorks Expert Developer

Gary Ji, posted Oct 22 2014

NVIDIA GRID hardware and software provides a highly efficient and cost-effective infrastructure for cloud game streaming. With baremetal server configurations, API hooking is the key technique in the development of a full-fledged streaming solution. This technical blog will present several recommendations for this important technique.

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