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LPGPU2 Project Delivers Final Results
LPGPU2 tool-suite helps to extend mobile battery life without sacrificing performance or quality. The LPGPU2 toolset enables programmers to develop power-efficient code for GPUs by identifying power and performance bottlenecks The toolset allows developers to strike a balance …
Spin Digital with Immersify at Ars Electronica Festival 2018
As a member of the Immersify project consortium, Spin Digital participated in the Ars Electronica Festival 2018 in Linz from September 6 to 10. This year the project’s progress was presented in the form of a panel session and …
Recommended Bitrates for 360° Video Using Spin Enc
By Sergio Sanz-Rodriguez, PhD — Virtual Reality (VR)/360° video is one of the hottest topics in the multimedia industry and film production. The real world is captured by an omnidirectional camera consisting of a set of cameras covering different …
Spin Digital Releases New Versions of its HEVC Encoder (v1.8) and SDK (v2.0)
Spin Digital announced today the availability of a new version of its HEVC/H.265 encoder (Spin Enc) and SDK (Spin SDK). With these new versions Spin Digital HEVC encoder and SDK continue to improve with performance optimizations and new …
DDD60 European Project Partners Report Significant Advancement for Exhibition Potential for 360° Video
DDD60 – a pan-European research project designed to develop and introduce cutting edge video compression and delivery technology to provide high-quality virtual reality content – today announces its final results.
Guidelines for Master File Creation of 360° Films
The purpose of the guidelines presented in this blog is to help Virtual Reality (VR) and 360° content providers to prepare master files with the highest possible quality for submission to film festivals, film markets, online Video-on-Demand (VoD) platforms, or archiving systems. Master files produced according to these guidelines will enable service providers to generate compressed versions for high quality screenings to target viewers.