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Overview: Using the Intel® XDK Development Tools
By Paul F. (Intel) Posted on 09/12/13 0
The Intel® XDK development system is designed for developers who want to use their HTML5 expertise to build hybrid HTML5 apps for mobile devices (e.g., phones and tablets) and other platforms that host HTML5 web apps (such as a Google Chrome* extension or a mobile web site). To get started, you m...
PhoneGap Day 2013 Highlights (for me, that is)
By Paul F. (Intel) Posted on 08/16/13 0
I've been waiting for the PhoneGap Day 2013 videos to be posted before writing this blog, but it seems the publishers are taking a long time to process them, so, here goes, without pointers to the videos...
Using the Intel® IPP Library in an Embedded System – Linkage Model Size Differences
By Paul F. (Intel) Posted on 12/30/10 0
If you are familiar with the Intel® Integrated Performance Primitives (Intel® IPP) library you know that it is widely used to build applications built for the Microsoft* Windows* and Linux* operating systems – today's most prevalent "standard" desktop and server operating system (OS) platforms. W...
Using the Intel® IPP Library in an Embedded System – on Non-Standard Operating Systems
By Paul F. (Intel) Posted on 12/29/10 0
If you are familiar with the Intel® Integrated Performance Primitives (Intel® IPP) library you know that it is widely used to build applications built for the Microsoft* Windows* and Linux* operating systems – today's most prevalent "standard" desktop and server operating system (OS) platforms. W...
12,000 IPP Functions! Where to begin? (part 1)
By Paul F. (Intel) Posted on 02/01/10 0
Your first encounter with the Intel® IPP library can be overwhelming, due to the number of functions contained within. At Intel we sometimes even "proudly" make statements like "over 12,000 functions in 16 domains" in our marketing literature! Don't be overwhelmed by such chest-beating marketing ...
Threading and the Intel® IPP Library – part 3 of 3
By Paul F. (Intel) Posted on 12/18/09 0
OpenMP Threading and Intel IPP The low-level primitives within the IPP library generally represent basic atomic operations. This limits threading within the library to ~15-20% of the primitives. Intel OpenMP is used to implement internal threading and is enabled, by default, when you use one of ...
Threading and the Intel® IPP Library – part 2 of 3
By Paul F. (Intel) Posted on 12/18/09 0
Threading Choices for Your Intel IPP Application Source code for some multi-threaded IPP application examples are included in the free sample downloads. Several of these examples implement threading at the application level, and some use the OpenMP* threading that is built into the Intel IPP lib...