There are so many examples of applications using pre-processing strategy that it is trivial. For example using a webcam we often find the device driver doing some software adjustments and corrections such as white balancing. Too often we find devices using software features. Other examples would be in a pipeline and User Interfaces. When it comes to UI we already learned to fill the list when the user clicks the drop-down, so only when the user really wants to use the list we will "pay" for the data.
In its relentless effort to lead innovation and deliver greater compute capacity and lower power consumption to satisfy the growing demands across the industry segments and the evolving usage models, Intel introduced a new set of instructions called the Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (Intel® AVX) implemented on a wide range of Intel platforms.