Atom Developer

A guide to optimizing graphics and games for Intel® Atom based platforms

Ron and I just finished up the first revision of the Atom graphics developers guide. You can download it here: /en-us/articles/mobile-graphics-developers-guides

Topics covered include:
- Intel® Atom processor optimizations
- Understanding graphics packaged with Inte®l Atom processor based platforms
- Tools to help optimize and profile game/graphic applications
- Microsoft DirectX* optimizations (most of the focus is on Microsoft Windows* for this revision of the guide)

Alpha SDK Release Gives Developers a Jump Start at Writing Netbook Applications for the Intel Atom Developer Program

Developers can get a jump start to their application development using the alpha version Intel Atom Developer Program Software Development Kit for Microsoft* Windows (C and C++) and Moblin (C). Additional languages and runtimes in future SDK releases.
  • Intel AppUp® Developer
  • Microsoft Windows* (XP, Vista, 7)
  • Moblin*
  • C/C++
  • community
  • netbook
  • app store
  • netbook apps
  • Atom Developer
  • appdeveloper
  • atom developer community
  • alpha sdk
  • atom SDK
  • Casual Gamers Want "Relax" Mode

    As the Atom processor makes its way into Netbooks, MIDs and handhelds next year, casual gaming is an opportunity for many software developers to explore developing new games on Intel Architecture. We should see games designed specifically for the hardware such as smaller screen sizes on Netbooks. However I think we may also see games designed specifically for the moods of people using a portable device, i.e. wanting to have a quick break while waiting in doctors office or taking mass transit.

    Video: Gaston Hillar's Developer Perspective on Intel Atom Developer Program

    Intel Software Network Black Belt Developer, Gaston Hillar, spoke with me on video at the Intel Developer Forum last week about the opportunities he sees for developers to participate in the new Intel Atom Developer Program.  Gaston appeared onstage, during Corporate Vice President Renee Jame's keynote, showing his application Gaston's Playground on Windows and Moblin, developed for netbooks and MIDS.

    Imagine the Possiblities of Your Netbook App Ideas

    Today, Renee James, Intel VP for the Software & Services Group, gave additional details on the Intel® Atom Developer Program, which provides software developers and software companies a new opportunity to write and sell applications and development components for Intel Atom-based netbooks.

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