OpenGL Headline News
Parallels Desktop 5.0 for Mac was announced with its developer claiming this version of virtualization software runs 64-bit Windows 7 22% faster than its nearest competitor on a MacBook Pro. Part of the speed improvements are thanks to a graphics upgrade using OpenGL. Seven times better graphics performance for games and 3D applications than the previous version with Direct X 9Ex with Shader Model 3 and OpenGL 2.1 support. Superior graphics performance for Linux guests through OpenGL 2.1 support.