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That Piece Of Crap Hewlett-Packard Ad

If you've been annoyed over the past ~18 hours by a Hewlett-Packard ad appearing on Phoronix that's hijacking the pages for at least the US traffic, I've been beyond annoyed by this bloody ad as well. It should be hopefully fixed soon.
14 September 2011 - Scum - 54 Comments

Phoronix Test Suite 3.4-Lillesand Officially Released

Phoronix Test Suite 3.4-Lillesand has been officially released this morning, which is a major update to our open-source benchmarking software and framework.
8 September 2011 - New Release - 1 Comment

One Week To XDC, Two Weeks To The Wiesn

There's just one week left until the XDC2011 Chicago conference begins and then two weeks from today marks the beginning of Munich Oktoberfest 2011.
3 September 2011 - Oktoberfest - 2 Comments

Linux Benchmarks, Reviews Coming For September

Besides a 40-way graphics card comparison between the open and closed-source Linux drivers for both NVIDIA and ATI/AMD graphics processors, there's also a number of other interesting articles coming up on Phoronix. Here's some of what you can expect to see next month on Phoronix.
31 August 2011 - Oktoberfes - 4 Comments

Benchmarking With 3.4-Lillesand Milestone 3

Phoronix Test Suite 3.4-Lillesand Milestone 3 has been released this morning with some exciting enhancements to this open-source, automated testing platform.
31 August 2011 - New Release - 1 Comment

It's Now Your Turn To Benchmark The Web Browser

It's now time for you to benchmark your web-browser. The test is simple, just takes a few moments, and will affect your browsing experience at Phoronix.com. The long-awaited SVG-driven result graphs, tables, and other media will soon be rolled out, so make sure it works for your system.
29 August 2011 - Do It - 34 Comments

Six Months With OpenBenchmarking.org

It was exactly six months ago that Phoronix Test Suite 3.0-Iveland and OpenBenchmarking.org were released during the Southern California Linux Expo. Here's some numbers from where OpenBenchmarking.org is at today.
28 August 2011 - And PTS 3.0-Iveland

Phoronix Test Suite 3.4-Lillesand Milestone 2

The second milestone/development release of Phoronix Test Suite 3.4-Lillesand is now available to those wishing to benchmark their Linux, BSD, Solaris, Hurd, Mac OS X, and Windows systems. Phoronix Test Suite 3.4 Milestone 2 features several improvements over last month's first development release of this next major version that's codenamed Lillesand.
15 August 2011 - New Release

PHXCMS-8 Enters Development

As I shared last week on Twitter, plans for PHXCMS-8 were conceived last week, which will power a major re-design of Phoronix.com. This process will take several months before the new content management system and design will be rolled-out, but in the meantime are a few tweaks to the Phoronix home-page.
8 August 2011 - Phoronix.com Re-Design - 15 Comments

Phoronix Oslo Summer 2011 Meet-Up Recap

On Friday was a small Phoronix Oslo meet-up that took place in Akker Brygge, Oslo, Norway.
31 July 2011 - Drinks

Phoronix Gathering This Friday In Aker Brygge

As a reminder to the announcement earlier this week, this Friday evening (29 July) there will be a small Phoronix meet-up/gathering in Aker Brygge, Oslo, Norway.
27 July 2011 - Phoronix Oslo - 2 Comments

Phoronix Meet-Up In Oslo Norway On 29 July

As mentioned last week, following the deadly terrorist attacks in Norway, I will be in Oslo this week through next Friday when it's time for the Linux Desktop Summit in Berlin. The first Phoronix meet-up is now scheduled to take place this Friday evening, the 29th of July.
25 July 2011 - Phoronix Gathering

Phoronix Oslo Meet-Up Next Week

Due to yesterday's very unfortunate attacks in the great land of Norway, on the way to the Berlin Desktop Summit I will now be stopping in Oslo for one week to support in any way possible due to knowing individuals affected by the devastating events. A Phoronix Oslo meet-up is also looking to be organized.
23 July 2011 - Lenge leve Norge! - 20 Comments

Phoronix Test Suite 3.4-Lillesand Milestone 1 Released

The first development release of Phoronix Test Suite 3.4 (codenamed "Lillesand") is now available. The 3.4 major update to the GPLv3-licensed Phoronix Test Suite software will be available in September, but already this first milestone carries a number of prominent changes.
19 July 2011 - Development Hit

Visualizing Linux Performance Data In New Ways

One of the items I've been working on recently for Phoronix Test Suite 3.4-Lillesand is new ways to visualize performance result data generated by the many test profiles and suites available via OpenBenchmarking.org. Here's one of the new ways that was committed over the weekend to the Lillesand Git code-base.
10 July 2011 - Weekend Project - 21 Comments

Plans For Phoronix Test Suite 3.4-Lillesand

As announced this morning on Twitter, the next major release of the Phoronix Test Suite is version 3.4 and it's codenamed Lillesand. Here's some initial details on this next version of our open-source benchmarking platform for Linux / BSD / Solaris / Windows that is to be released in September.
3 July 2011 - Details - 4 Comments

Phoronix Test Suite 3.2.1-Grimstad Released

The first (and only planned) point release to Phoronix Test Suite 3.2-Grimstad is now available. This release just incorporates a couple of small changes compared to the official 3.2 release two weeks ago.
29 June 2011 - Point Release

Phoronix Seattle / Bellevue Washington Meet-Up

For those looking to discuss the Phoronix Test Suite / OpenBenchmarking.org with Linux benchmarking, Linux kernel power regressions, graphics drivers, or any other Phoronix topics, I'll be in the Seattle and Bellevue areas next week.
28 June 2011 - Seattle, Bellevue - 7 Comments

100 Day Statistics For OpenBenchmarking.org

It was just over 100 days ago that OpenBenchmarking.org and Phoronix Test Suite 3.0-Iveland launched from the Southern California Linux Expo (SCALE) in Los Angeles. Now that these major releases have been available to the public for over three months, and Phoronix Test Suite 3.2-Grimstad will be released in just a couple of days, here's some overview statistics of where our open and collaborative testing platform is at today.
11 June 2011 - Good Numbers - 4 Comments

On The Heels Of An Impressive Launch

Those that follow my Twitter feed know a big software announcement is pending after being set back multiple times over the past week. Here's one graph illustrating the real-world impact of this yet-to-be-announced open-source move for open operating systems.
8 June 2011 - Coming Soon - 52 Comments

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