Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via Twitter or contacted via MichaelLarabel.com.
After sharing news, that Kororaa might be in violation of the Free Software Foundation GPL, and ultimately may have to shut down, the Kororaa Project leader has posted some additional comments about this matter. Kororaa had got in hot water for distributing their ISOs with the closed-source NVIDIA and ATI Linux display drivers.