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Continuous Integration for testing Metal GPGPU shaders for iOS with Swig, Numpy and Python

Apple Inc’s Metal is an alternative to OpenGL for graphics processing on iPhone and iPad, but it also supports general purpose data-parallel programming for GPUs (i.e. GPGPU programming) it is an alternative to OpenCL and Nvidia’s Cuda. The Metal shading language is based on the C++11 Specification [PDF] with specific extensions and restrictions, but one challenge with Metal is …Read More

Memkite announces Deep Learning and Search for Education

Deep Learning is setting new records in AI-based image recognition, and we’ve combined Deep Learning with Memkite (Offline) Search for mobile in an educational context. Check out http://deeplearning.education for a demo video of Deep Learning for Education. The basic idea is that kids get used to working with Artificial Intelligence since it is highly likely they …Read More

Technical Feasibility of Building Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, i.e. Offline Web Search – Part I

Memkite (@memkite) is a startup building the equivalent of Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, see iOS App Store for a very early (and small) version. In this blog post we’ll discuss the technical feasibility of building Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. BBC recently released a 30th year anniversary game for Hitchiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. …Read More