OpenCL 3 throttling for more

The Khronos Group has announced OpenCL 3.0, the latest version of its open framework for programming GPUs and other compute accelerators. OpenCL was originally developed by Apple, and aimed to create a common API for parallel programming. It has been used for a wide range of purposes from embedded processors and DSPs up to powerful GPUs. Its popularity is not as high as it used to be, though. Apple has moved to its own Metal...

GauGAN and the new Draw

GauGAN – yes it’s an artistic Generative Adversarial Network with a cute name – can draw a landscape that you specify in very general terms. It is so good it just won two awards at this year’s SIGGRAPH. Is this where art is heading? GauGAN, NVIDIA’s real-time AI art application, is a neural network that has been trained on one million real landscape images and can now create a real looking landscape image from a...

Google Play Music bug strangely blocking new music from casting to speakers, TVs

A bug issue with Google Play Music prevents users from casting any 2019 tracks from the music streaming application using a phone. Clearly your The issue was uncovered by a tip sent to Android Authority and prevents any music from 2019 from being cast from your smartphone to a Smart Display, Google Home, Chromecast or even the Nvidia Shield TV. As for regions where this bug is affecting users, the reports are coming from Europe and India,...