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Benchmarks: PostgreSQL 10 Performance Is Looking Good

With yesterday's release of the PostgreSQL 10 beta, a number of Phoronix readers and some of my supporters requested benchmarks of this major update to this widely-used SQL database server. Well, for those curious about this early test release, here are some benchmarks.

19 May 2017 - PostgreSQL 10 Beta - 14 Comments
LWJGL v3.1.2 Brings OpenVR Bindings, Tiny OpenEXR

Released today was LWJGL 3.1.2, the popular Lightweight Java Game Library initiative that exposes high-performance, cross-platform libraries for game/multimedia use-cases. LWJGL continues to offer OpenGL, Vulkan, OpenCL, and other bindings with some new additions coming in this most recent release.

15 May 2017 - LWJGL3 - Add A Comment
DirectFB Is Back To Being Dormant

Back in August of 2015, DirectFB disappeared with its project site and code vanishing. Last November DirectFB re-appeared along with a new site and renewed focus on the project. Unfortunately, it's once again gone silent.

30 April 2017 - DirectFB 2017 - 4 Comments
Nginx 1.12 Released

A new release is available of the nginx web server that's continuing to take on Apache with reportedly now having around a 33% web server market-share while Apache has dipped below 50%.

12 April 2017 - nginx 1.12 - 7 Comments
RoundCube Next Hasn't Seen Any Commits So Far In 2017

Last September we wrote about RoundCube-Next being woefully behind schedule even after they raised more than one hundred thousand dollars for this massive overhaul to the RoundCube webmail software. Sadly, not much has changed since and the project has yet to see any Git commits in 2017.

10 April 2017 - RoundCube Next - 11 Comments

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