Nvidia open-sources PhysX engine for games, AI, cars, and more
Nvidia’s physics engine PhysX has been made open-source for developers to advance the capabilities of various applications.
Gaming is what often comes to mind when thinking about virtual physics. While the PhysX engine is certainly useful for gaming purposes, it can go a lot further.
Nvidia says its physics simulation can be used for emerging technologies such as AI, robotics, computer vision, and self-driving vehicles.
In a blog post, the company highlights some challenges PhysX solves:
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