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Explore Intel® AVX-512 Code Paths with Intel® Advisor XE while not Having Compatible Hardware

February 2, 2016 | 1 comment

Many factors that can make programs difficult for automatic vectorization. We will examine some of the factors that can make vectorizing code problematic without providing the compiler with some additional hints. Vectorizing loops is critical for increasing your applications’ performance, and Intel...

MeshCommander v0.1.4 Released

February 1, 2016 | 0 comments

Whippering Indie Cup 2015 - A Competition & Celebration of Independent Gaming

January 29, 2016 | 0 comments

When deciding to organize our own indie gaming event, we looked to a rather unlikely place for inspiration: tech startups. Having spent a fair number of years attending startup competitions and conferences like TechCrunch Disrupt and LAUNCH Festival, we hoped we could create a consistently engaging...

Why the Yocto Project isn't called "Linux"

January 29, 2016 | 0 comments

Juliet: "What's in a name? That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet." Romeo and Juliet (II, ii, 1-2)

3 Questions Every Game Developer Should Ask Before they Begin Developing

January 28, 2016 | 0 comments

In January we brought the Intel® Buzz Workshop series to Montreal for the first time. Montreal in January? YES! It was cold (for those of us from Oregon) but it was amazing! We partnered with IGDA Montreal to host our event during the day before their 10th Annual Demo Night.

Intel® RealSense™ Driver for Linux & OS X

January 28, 2016 | 0 comments

Attention developers, researchers,  students, artists and makers - especially those interested in robotics, virtual reality, augmented reality, or IoT. Want to develop for Intel® RealSense™ technology beyond Windows systems? Intel is contributing to the development of Open Source software and...

Intel vPro Remote Power Management Integration

January 25, 2016 | 0 comments

Frequently I get developers asking about how do we integrate Intel vPro commands within my management console? Well the simple answer is that the information is buried in the Intel AMT Implementation and Reference Guide. So in an effort to streamline this enabling process, I have created a series...

Ready to use VTune(TM) Amplifier XE in guest Linux* based on KVM?

January 21, 2016 | 0 comments

Former VTune(TM) Amplifier XE can be installed in guest Linux* operation system based on Virtual Machine, however only user mode data collectors (they are basic hotspots, concurrency, locksandwaits analysis) can be supported, event-based cannot be supported because of "invisible" hardware PMU.

Trending on IoT: Our Most Popular Intel® IoT Developer Stories

January 21, 2016 | 0 comments

Our team of software developers, experts, partners and enthusiasts have continuously shared innovative and exciting ideas in the Intel® IoT Developer Zone. This month we’ve compiled a list of our most popular IoT stories to guide you through the latest projects in the IoT space.

An Intro to MCDRAM (High Bandwidth Memory) on Knights Landing

January 20, 2016 | 0 comments

Intel’s next generation Xeon Phi™ processor family x200 product (code-named Knights Landing) brings in new memory technology, a high bandwidth on package memory called Multi-Channel DRAM (MCDRAM) in addition to the traditional DDR4. MCDRAM is a high bandwidth, low capacity memory, packaged with the...