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.
CodeWeavers has issued the third beta in the CrossOver Office 6.0 branch as they near the final release. Some of the changes include faster CrossOver Office setup operations, improved support for x86_64 kernels, and fixed bugs in several Windows applications. The CrossOver 6.0 Beta 3 announcement is on their Forums.