Nvidia engineer comes up with Vulkan graphics driver for the Raspberry Pi
Published in Graphics


Beating the Raspberry Pi Foundation

An Nvidia engineer has come up with an open-sourced Vulkan graphics driver for the Raspberry Pi.

Vulkan API gets Vulkan Ray Tracing
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 18 March 2020 11:42

Vulkan API gets Vulkan Ray Tracing


Cross-platform, cross-vendor ray tracing

The Khronos Group has added Vulkan Ray Tracing extensions to Vulkan API, creating the industry's first open, cross-vendor, cross platform standard for ray tracing acceleration.

Andriod P will use Vulkan API 1.1
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 09 May 2018 12:36

Andriod P will use Vulkan API 1.1


Flushed by success

Search engine outfit Google has confirmed that Android P will support Vulkan API 1.1

Vulkan graphics finally come to Macs and iOS
Published in News
Tuesday, 27 February 2018 13:38

Vulkan graphics finally come to Macs and iOS


The needs of the few will be finally met

The Khronos Group, a consortium of hardware and software companies, has announced that the Vulkan graphics technology is finally coming to Apple's platforms, allowing games and apps to run at faster performance levels on Macs and iOS devices.

Adreno 630 runs console like game at 1080
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 08 December 2017 21:45

Adreno 630 runs console like game at 1080


Lineage 2 Revolution does not throttle

We had a chance to see a Snapdragon 845 prototype phone factor design running Lineage 2 revolution 1080p 60 FPS, in so-called console like gaming.

Ashes of the Singularity developer working on Vulkan
Published in Gaming


Getting Vulkan API support soon

According to Stardock, it appears that the developer is planning to release a Vulkan version of Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation in June.

Intel supports Vulcans
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 15 February 2017 12:01

Intel supports Vulcans


The needs of the many


Chipzilla has announced that it is supporting the open source Vulkan APIs.

Vulcan Next plans being drawn up
Published in Graphics
Monday, 01 August 2016 15:09

Vulcan Next plans being drawn up


Zachary Quinto version

Plans are already under way for Vulcan Next, the follow up to Vulcan.

Samsung shows off Vulkan improvements
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 28 June 2016 13:56

Samsung shows off Vulkan improvements


A need of the many

Samsung has been showing off its Vulkan API improvements for its Galaxy S7 and S7 edge.

Intel supports Vulkan 1.0 API
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 17 March 2016 12:26

Intel supports Vulkan 1.0 API


DirectX 12 might have a rival as Intel issues new drivers

Intel is releasing graphics drivers that support the Vulkan 1.0 API for chips running Windows 7, 8 and 10 PCs.