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GPU.js

JavaScript Acceleration library for GPGPU (General purpose computing on GPUs)
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What is GPU.js?

Automatically compile simple JavaScript functions into shader language and run them on the GPU. In case a GPU is not available, the functions will still run in regular JavaScript.
GPU.js is a tool in the Graphics Libraries category of a tech stack.
GPU.js is an open source tool with 13.8K GitHub stars and 655 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to GPU.js's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses GPU.js?

Companies
3 companies reportedly use GPU.js in their tech stacks, including Walmart, Bontix, and NANOO.
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GPU.js's Features

  • Perform massively parallel GPGPU computations using GPU
  • Graceful pure JavaScript fallback when GPU is not available

GPU.js Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to GPU.js?
Python
Python is a general purpose programming language created by Guido Van Rossum. Python is most praised for its elegant syntax and readable code, if you are just beginning your programming career python suits you best.
OpenGL
It is a cross-language, cross-platform application programming interface for rendering 2D and 3D vector graphics. The API is typically used to interact with a graphics processing unit, to achieve hardware-accelerated rendering.

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