Intel showcase at GDC 2013

Intel introduced new tools for computer games and other multimedia applications. At the conference, GDC 2013 introduced new functionality to the platform of the future Intel HD Graphics, implemented at the level of an expanded library DirectX.

Thus, the first expansion PixelSync allows programmers to combine the hardware partially transparent pixels without having to perform expensive operations sorting. This feature allows developers to perform more realistic rendering of smoke, windows, plants and other complex geometric objects and natural phenomena.

InstantAccess extension allows you to record and read data from the physical memory or CPU integrated graphics Intel HD Graphics. Continue reading