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Improving VR Performance Using Motion Estimation OpenGL Extensions

XR presents many challenges, with its high framerate requirements, high resolution, and low latency, all within a small power and thermal budget. One foundational technology that can be used to...

Always on and Always Connected PCs: Facilitating Applications for Windows 10 on ARM

The use of laptops is soaring. Some estimates predict the global laptop market will grow by $7.52 bn USD from 2020 to 2024, citing demand for both traditional and 2-in-1 laptops as key commercial...

Pushing the Limits of Drones with Skydio Autonomy

Drones hold the potential to touch a myriad of industries, unlock new business outcomes, and deliver countless benefits. This is especially true when legacy methods involve heavy equipment that...

Optimizing Image Processing Algorithms With Halide

Think about what it takes to process a 2D image. For example, performing a basic blur might involve iterating over an image’s pixels one row at a time, and then computing averages between...

Exploring Different Types of Neural Networks

Neural networks are fast becoming an essential tool for today’s machine learning (ML) practitioners. In some of our previous blogs on ML, we discussed how a simple, feed-forward neural network works...

Heterogeneous Computing for your Demanding Apps

Today’s apps demand a lot from our mobile devices. From games to VR, and signal processing to AI, modern apps are truly multifaceted, placing all sorts of demands on our devices. For mobile...

Use Cases That Benefit from Hexagon DSP SDK — Version 3.5 Available Now

DSP programmers: You’ve told us that the only thing worse than seeing your DSP workloads crash is having to send us the memory dump for analysis. And you’re right: It is a headache, or used to be,...

The Role of the Realtime Operating System (RTOS) in Mobile

What is an “RTOS” or “real time operating system” and why should embedded system and mobile developers care about it? RTOS vs GPOS To understand the importance of RTOS, let’s start by looking at...

Qualcomm Hexagon SDK 3.0 – DSP Power and Efficiency

“I’d like to program the DSP and move our app toward heterogeneous computing. How will that increase processing power, improve compute efficiency and reduce power consumption?” Most of the...


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