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Conserving Active Power

This article presents techniques to optimize applications to save power during active use. These techniques include multi-threading, batching of I/0 accesses, and reducing memory bandwidth. Some of the techniques are applicable for general program usage.
Authored by Judy Hartley (Intel) Last updated on 03/12/2019 - 11:55
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Let's Render Some Foliage

This blog series discusses some ideas and issues around rendering foliage. We provide a sample program (with source code) to demonstrate the ideas.
Authored by Last updated on 05/03/2019 - 14:19
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Foliage Patch - Organizing Our Data

This blog post discusses how we organize our foliage data with patches where we separate foliage rendering into full-3D objects near the camera, and 2D billboard proxies further away (and for small objects near the camera).
Authored by Last updated on 05/03/2019 - 14:50
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Power Explorer

Today any review of a new processor whether it’s used in a desktop computer, a laptop, a tablet or a phone will contain lots of information about how efficient it is and the new technologies that have been used to achieve this performance. Operating system developers spend large amounts of time optimizing improve efficiency and extend battery life, but what can be done by someone who is designing...
Authored by Leigh D. (Intel) Last updated on 05/03/2019 - 14:39
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Brick by Brick: Building a Better Game with LEGO* Minifigures Online

Optimizing graphics for Intel® Core™ processors as well as Intel® Atom™ processors is rapidly becoming a strategic imperative for game developers. This article describes how Funcom developed LEGO* Minifigures Online (LMO)to provide exceptional graphical experiences and improved battery life on both platforms.
Authored by Landyn Pethrus (Intel) Last updated on 05/30/2018 - 07:00
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Paso a paso: mejoramos el juego con LEGO* Minifigures Online

Optimizing graphics for Intel® Core™ processors as well as Intel® Atom™ processors is rapidly becoming a strategic imperative for game developers. This article describes how Funcom developed LEGO* Minifigures Online (LMO)to provide exceptional graphical experiences and improved battery life on both platforms.
Authored by Last updated on 05/30/2018 - 07:08
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Кубик за кубиком: разработка игр нового поколения с LEGO* Minifigures Online

Optimizing graphics for Intel® Core™ processors as well as Intel® Atom™ processors is rapidly becoming a strategic imperative for game developers. This article describes how Funcom developed LEGO* Minifigures Online (LMO)to provide exceptional graphical experiences and improved battery life on both platforms.
Authored by ALEXEY K. (Intel) Last updated on 05/30/2018 - 07:08
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循序渐进:使用 LEGO* Minifigures Online 创建更好的游戏

Optimizing graphics for Intel® Core™ processors as well as Intel® Atom™ processors is rapidly becoming a strategic imperative for game developers. This article describes how Funcom developed LEGO* Minifigures Online (LMO)to provide exceptional graphical experiences and improved battery life on both platforms.
Authored by Landyn Pethrus (Intel) Last updated on 05/30/2018 - 07:00