NVIDIA Deep Learning SDK Now Available

News, CUDA, cuDNN, DIGITS, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Feb 22 2016

The NVIDIA Deep Learning SDK brings high-performance GPU acceleration to widely used deep learning frameworks such as Caffe, TensorFlow, Theano, and Torch. The powerful suite of tools and libraries are for data scientists to design and deploy deep learning applications. Following the Beta release a few months ago, the production release is now available with:

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Autonomous Robot Will Iron Your Clothes

Research, Algorithms & Numerical Techniques, GeForce, Higher Education / Academia, Image Processing, Robotics

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Feb 21 2016

Columbia University researchers have created a robotic system that detects wrinkles and then irons the piece of cloth autonomously. Their paper highlights the ironing process is the final step needed in their “pipeline” of a robot picking up a wrinkled shirt, then laying it on the table and lastly, folding the shirt with robotic arms.

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GameWorks, VR

David Coombes, posted Feb 20 2016

Are you doing cutting-edge work in virtual reality? The ECS VR Showcase is an opportunity for eight teams to present their innovative work, with the winning team receiving $30,000 in cash and prizes.

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The Vulkan Graphics API Is Here

GameWorks, GameWorks Expert Developer, Vulkan

Anthony Cascio, posted Feb 16 2016

Vulkan is here

Vulkan, a new graphics application programming interface, launched today. Here you can find samples, drivers, training videos, and more. Click to learn more

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Vulkan & OpenGL Threaded CAD Scene Sample

GameWorks, GameWorks Expert Developer, Vulkan, DesignWorks

Christoph Kubisch, posted Feb 15 2016

We have released various Vulkan samples on our professional graphics repository. In this post we present some details of the “threaded cadscene sample”.

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