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.
We are proud to announce the release of Tegra Android Development Pack 2.0r5, the ultimate companion for developing native Android applications. Tegra Android Development Pack (TADP) is a single package that sets up an Android development environment and installs all software tools required to developing for Android.
We hope you're as excited about NVIDIA® SHIELD™ as we are! While we will be posting deeper technical information about SHIELD soon, we wanted to give you some immediate guidance on what you can do to prepare your games today for the ultimate mobile experience. Here are some tips to make sure your games work seamlessly with SHIELD:
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!