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Coreboot Lands Support For AMD's Olive Hill+ Board

Just days after support for AMD's Steppe Eagle SoC landed in Coreboot, the first motherboard for this embedded G-Series SoC is now supported by mainline Coreboot.
4 September 2014 - Steppe Eagle - 3 Comments

AMD Steppe Eagle Flys To Coreboot

Besides Coreboot for the Lenovo X220, other exciting code advancements this weekend for this project to replace proprietary systems' UEFI/BIOS is support for AMD's Steppe Eagle SoC.
31 August 2014 - Steppe Eagle - 6 Comments

Coreboot Adds Lenovo X220 With Native Sandy Bridge Support

This month on Phoronix I covered Coreboot gaining support for the ThinkPad X200 and support for older MacBooks (along with the Chromebook Samus) while now Coreboot is enabling support for some newer ThinkPad laptops.
30 August 2014 - Lenovo X220 - 2 Comments

Google's Chromebook "Samus" Now Supported By Coreboot

As of today Google's upcoming "Samus" Chromebook is supported by Coreboot.
29 August 2014 - Samus - 14 Comments

Coreboot Now Works On The Older MacBook 1,1 Too

As an update to yesterday's story about Coreboot now working for the MacBook 2,1 model, with today's Git activity the open-source BIOS/UEFI replacement will also work with the even older 1,1 model.
18 August 2014 - MacBook 1,1 - 12 Comments

Apple's MacBook (2,1) Now Can Boot With Coreboot

After the Lenovo X200 support the latest laptop supporting Coreboot is Apple's second-generation MacBook.
17 August 2014 - Macbook 2,1 - 19 Comments

Coreboot Now Has Native Graphics Initialization For Intel's GM45

The latest feature hitting mainline Coreboot is native graphics initialization support for the Intel GM45 chipset.
16 August 2014 - Intel GM45

The Lenovo X200 Now Works With Coreboot

The Lenovo X200 laptop is the latest system being supported by mainline Coreboot.
13 August 2014 - X200 - 8 Comments

Coreboot Now Supports Intel Atom's MinnowBoard MAX, Bakersport

Coreboot is now able to boot the MinnowBoard MAX, the latest x86 mini single-board computer.
11 August 2014 - x86 SBC

Coreboot Sandy/Ivy Bridge Gains Native RAM Initialization

The latest addition to Coreboot is native RAM initialization support for Intel's Sandy Bridge and Ivy Bridge families.
29 July 2014 - raminit - 13 Comments

Intel Bayley Bay Support Added To Coreboot

Support for Intel's Bayley Bay CRB has been added to Coreboot.
30 May 2014 - Bayley Bay CRB

Coreboot Now Supports The Lenovo Thinkpad T520

There's been a lot of new hardware to become supported by Coreboot lately while the newest addition is the handling of the Lenovo Thinkpad T520.
13 May 2014 - Open-Source BIOS - 4 Comments

Coreboot Keeps Getting Better Bay Trail Support

After Google Chrome OS developers committed a lot more of Intel's Bay Trail support for Coreboot earlier this week, more Bay Trail related code has kept landing for this open-source BIOS/UEFI alternative.
9 May 2014 - Bay Trail

Better Intel "Bay Trail" Support Lands In Coreboot

Chrome OS developers at Google have landed improvements within Coreboot for Bay Trail given Chromebooks starting to ship with this low-power Intel hardware.
6 May 2014 - Bay Trail

Packard Bell LM85 Now Supported By Coreboot

Packard Bell's EasyNote LM85 notebook now has mainline Coreboot support for those wishing to replace its proprietary BIOS.
20 April 2014 - EasyNote LM85 - 1 Comment

Coreboot Adds Support For The Lenovo ThinkPad T530

The Coreboot open-source BIOS/UEFI replacement now has initial support for the Lenovo ThinkPad T530 notebook.
9 April 2014 - Coreboot ThinkPad - 13 Comments

Coreboot Tacks On Support For Another HP Notebook

Coreboot developers have added in mainline support for another HP Pavilion notebook.
28 March 2014 - Coreboot - 6 Comments

Google's Coreboot Bay Trail "Rambi" Support Improves

After Google landed "Bay Trail" support in Coreboot and then followed up with more Bay Trail changes for a forthcoming Chromebook with one of these low-power processors with in-house graphics, the support for this "Rambi" device is being rounded out.
27 February 2014 - Coreboot

Google Lands More Intel "Bay Trail" Changes In Coreboot

It looks like the Google Chromebooks powered by Intel's Atom and Celeron "Bay Trail" SoCs may be very imminent now... More code is being pushed into the open-source Coreboot project for bringing up Bay Trail support.
24 February 2014 - Coreboot

Coreboot Begins Supporting A New AMD Fusion Board

The Coreboot open-source alternative to using proprietary motherboard BIOS firmwares now supports a new AMD Fusion motherboard in the upstream code.
16 February 2014 - Coreboot - 10 Comments

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