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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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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Inference: The Next Step in GPU-Accelerated Deep Learning

Features, cuDNN, Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Optimization

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 11 2015

Deep learning is revolutionizing many areas of machine perception, with the potential to impact the everyday experience of people everywhere. On a high level, working with deep neural networks is a two-stage process: First, a neural network is trained: its parameters are determined using labeled examples of inputs and desired output. Then, the network is

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NVIDIA® Jetson™ TX1 Supercomputer-on-Module Drives Next Wave of Autonomous Machines

Features, Autonomous Vehicles, cuDNN, Deep Learning, Jetson TX1, tegra

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Nov 11 2015

Today NVIDIA introduced Jetson TX1, a small form-factor Linux system-on-module, destined for demanding embedded applications in visual computing.  Designed for developers and makers everywhere, the miniature Jetson TX1 (figure 1) deploys teraflop-level supercomputing performance onboard platforms in the field.  Backed by the Jetson TX1 Developer Kit, a premier developer community, and a software ecosystem including

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