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GameWorks, GeForce Developer Stories

by David Coombes, posted Sep 09 2013

Winner of 10 E3 awards, HAWKEN is a Free-to-Play online FPS developed by Adhesive. Built using the Unreal Development Kit (UDK), it features giant robots fighting in a ruined city.  The video below shows a HAWKEN demo level that we showed at GDC 2013 and other events. We designed it from the ground up to be completely destructible and support multiplayer. We used APEX Destruction to create buildings with walls that crumble, leaving thousands of GPU rigid bodies strewn about the level. Here...

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by Eric Foo, posted Sep 04 2013

Made available on August 29th, the latest NVIDIA SHIELD Software Update 59 adds support for Tegra developer tools, CPU sampling profiler (Tegra Profiler) and GPU analysis (PerfHUD ES), solidifying SHIELD’s position as the premiere platform for Android gaming and graphics development. Future OTA updates to SHIELD will continue to improve support for these tools. Download and install the latest NVIDIA SHIELD software update by going to Settings -> About SHIELD -> System updates on...

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ANR, native_app_glue, TADP

by Andrew Edelsten, posted Jun 07 2013

Recently, as we have been testing applications and games for NVIDIA SHIELD, we have found that a seemingly minor issue in Google’s native_app_glue source code (and thus in NVIDIA’s TADP samples based on this code) is actually a serious issue on next-gen Android platforms.

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CUDA, Debugging, DirectX, Kepler, Nsight, OpenGL, Visual Studio

by Eric Foo, posted May 13 2013

The NVIDIA Developer Tools team is proud to announce the final release of NVIDIA® Nsight™ Development Platform, Visual Studio Edition 3.0, an application development platform for heterogeneous systems. This new release officially supports OpenGL frame debugging and profiling, GLSL GPU shader debugging, local single GPU shader debugging, the new Kepler™ GK110 architecture found in Tesla® K20 & GeForce GTX TITAN, and CUDA® 5.0.

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competition, tegra, Toradex

by Andrew Edelsten, posted May 06 2013

We come today to let you know about a wonderful competition that our good friends at Toradex are running. It's called the Toradex Design Challenge and is open for students and other individuals at education and research institutions. It's an ongoing competition with an annual prize pool of $100,000 so if you're still in school or are planning a return to university, fear not!  

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