1. Computers
  2. Display Drivers
  3. Graphics Cards
  4. Memory
  5. Motherboards
  6. Processors
  7. Software
  8. Storage
  9. Operating Systems


Facebook RSS Twitter Twitter Google Plus


Phoronix Test Suite

OpenBenchmarking Benchmarking Platform
Phoromatic Test Orchestration

GNU News Archives

GNU Nano 2.4.0 Brings Complete Undo System, Linter Support & More

GNU Nano 2.4.0 was released this morning as the first stable update to this open-source CLI text editor in a number of years.
23 March 2015 - nano 2.4.0 - 3 Comments

GDB 7.9 Brings Improvements To The Python Scripting API

Version 7.9 of the GNU Debugger is now available with numerous new features.
20 February 2015 - GDB 7.9

GNU Linux-libre 3.19 Kernel Deblobs More Drivers

Following yesterday's release of the Linux 3.19 kernel is the newest version of the GNU Linux-libre kernel that strips out kernel functionality dependent on binary-only microcode/firmware images.
9 February 2015 - Linux-libre - 15 Comments

RMS Feels There's "A Systematic Effort To Attack GNU Packages"

Richard Stallman has come out against support for basic LLVM debugger (LLDB) support within Emacs' Gud.el as he equates it to an attack on GNU packages.
7 February 2015 - RMS Rant - 178 Comments

GNU C Library 2.21 Released With Bug & Security Fixes

Version 2.21 of the GNU C Library is now available. Glibc 2.21 fixes a lot of issues while also adding some new functionality.
6 February 2015 - Glibc 2.21

GNU Guix Continues Advancing As A Package Manager & Linux DIstribution

GNU Guix continues to be one of the most interesting new package management initiatives going on in the past few years. Guix also continues evolving into its own Linux distribution filled with GNU software.
5 February 2015 - GNU Guix - 6 Comments

Don't Want systemd? Try GNU Hurd, But It Still Lacks 64-bit, Audio & USB

While it doesn't get talked about too much these days, GNU Hurd remains under active development. A GNU Hurd developer has shared a status update about the state of Hurd in 2015 and how you can start contributing.
4 February 2015 - GNU Hurd 2015 - 94 Comments

Free Software Foundation Endorses Another (Outdated) Laptop

Back in 2013 the Free Software Foundation endorsed its first laptop as respecting the user's freedoms. Being announced today is another laptop now being endorsed by the FSF.
29 January 2015 - Libreboot X200 - 28 Comments

Linux "GHOST" Vulnerability Hits Glibc Systems

The latest high-profile security vulnerability affecting Linux systems us within Glibc, the GNU C Library.
27 January 2015 - Glibc Exploit - 49 Comments

The GNU Offloading & Multi-Processing Runtime Library

The GCC libgomp library started off with a focus on OpenMP support, but its supported interfaces and targets have outgrown its original focus.
10 January 2015 - libgomp

GNU Automake 1.15 Released, Still Preparing For Automake 2.0

GNU Automake 1.15 was released today as a bug-fix release and continued warning about Automake 2.0 breakage. The Automake 1.15 release comes one year after the development of this important GNU project has been on rather troubled ground.
6 January 2015 - Automake 2 - 4 Comments

Nano-Archimedes Is The Latest GNU Project, Making More Scientific Software Open-Source

The first version of GNU Nano-Archimedes was released on Sunday and is trying to free up more of quantum simulations.
4 January 2015 - Nano-Archimedes

One Of The GNU Games Has Its First 2015 Release Out

If you're not into all of the modern, resource-intensive Linux games or just prefer something more skillful, GNU Chess has been updated for some terminal gaming action.
4 January 2015 - GNU Chess - 3 Comments

Hurd & Guix Were Among The GNU Projects Making Progress This Year

2014 wasn't the year of the GNU/Hurd desktop, but nevertheless this nearly 25 year old micro-kernel made more progress this year. The GNU Guix package manager also made interesting process this year along with the many other associated GNU projects.
28 December 2014 - GNU Recap

GNU Binutils 2.25 Released With Port To Andes NDS32

Version 2.25 of Binutils is new this week. Binutils consists of the GNU linker and assembler along with other common binary tools to GNU/Linux environments.
25 December 2014 - Binutils 2.25 - 2 Comments

FSF's High Priority Project List Now Has A Committee

The Free Software Foundation has now built up a committee to review their "High Priority Projects" list and they're looking for more feedback from the community.
19 December 2014 - FSF - 12 Comments

Grep 2.21 Brings Performance Improvements

Grep 2.21 has been released and represents nearly a half-year worth of improvements to this commonly used GNU utility.
24 November 2014 - grep - 8 Comments

GNU Guix 0.8 Has A New Visual UI In Emacs

The GNU Guix functional package manager has been updated to version 0.8 and incorporates four months of changes.
18 November 2014 - Guix - 2 Comments

GNU Emacs Finally Switching Over To Git From Bazaar

GNU Emacs is finally in the process of transitioning to Git for their revision control system rather than GNU Bazaar.
11 November 2014 - Emacs - 21 Comments

FSF & Conservancy Launch Copyleft.org To Promote Licenses Like The GPL

The Software Freedom Conserfancy and Free Software Foundation have announced Copyleft.org.
7 November 2014 - Copyleft.org - 17 Comments

104 GNU news articles published on Phoronix.
<< Previous Page
1
Latest Articles & Reviews
  1. Radeon Linux Benchmarks: Catalyst 15.3 Beta vs. Linux 4.0 + Mesa 10.6-devel
  2. Trying Out The Modern Linux Desktops With 4 Monitors + AMD/NVIDIA Graphics
  3. Turning A Basement Into A Big Linux Server Room
  4. NVIDIA's $1000+ GeForce GTX TITAN X Delivers Maximum Linux Performance
  5. OS X 10.10 vs. Ubuntu 15.04 vs. Fedora 21 Tests: Linux Sweeps The Board
  6. The New Place Where Linux Code Is Constantly Being Benchmarked
Latest Linux News
  1. Debian 8.0 Jessie Gets A Release Date
  2. Firefox 37 Coming Today With Heartbeat, HTTPS Bing
  3. OpenIndiana 2015.03 Updates Its Solaris/Illumos Environment
  4. GNOME 3.16 SDK Runtime Now Available
  5. Initial Intel Braxton Support Might Come To Linux 4.1
  6. Why KDE's KWin Doesn't Integrate Weston/QtCompositor For Wayland Support
  7. Clang Now Supports Targeting The NaCl OS
  8. PC-BSD Updates Its Lumina Desktop (v0.8.3)
  9. Fedora 22 Alpha Now Available For AArch64 & PowerPC64
  10. Systemd Developers Did NOT Fork The Linux Kernel
Most Viewed News This Week
  1. The Big Features Of The Linux 4.0 Kernel
  2. Improved OpenCL Support For Blender's Cycles Renderer
  3. Open-Source Driver Fans Will Love NVIDIA's New OpenGL Demo
  4. Allwinner Continues Jerking Around The Open-Source Community
  5. GNOME 3.16 Released: It's Their Best Release Yet
  6. Ubuntu 15.04 Final Beta Released
  7. Nuclide: Facebook's New Unified IDE
  8. LibreOffice Online: A Cloud Version Of LibreOffice