Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated benchmarking software. He can be followed via Twitter or contacted via MichaelLarabel.com.
Yesterday KDE (K Desktop Environment) turned 10! To mark this occasion there was an anniversary event at Technische Akademie Esslingen. At this event they discussed KDE's history as well as looked out to the future -- among the speakers were Matthias Ettrich and Klaus Knopper. More on the celebrations can be found over at KDE News.