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PTS 4.4.1 Arrives, Benchmark Windows 8 vs. Ubuntu

Succeeding last month's release of Phoronix Test Suite 4.4, the first point release to "Forsand" has been made available. There's minor improvements and fixes throughout along with some notable work on the Microsoft Windows side.

14 March 2013 - Phoronix Test Suite 4.4.1 - 4 Comments
A Number Of New & Updated Linux Benchmarks

After yesterday writing about recent benchmarking improvements, including over a dozen new open-source benchmarks graciously provided by Intel and then ongoing improvements to the Phoronix Test Suite client, there's more to talk about this morning for those interested in open-source benchmarking.

24 January 2013 - Open-Source Benchmarking - Add A Comment
The Most Popular Linux Benchmarks Of 2012

With 2012 coming to a close, here's a look at the most popular data that was uploaded to the collaborative OpenBenchmarking.org testing platform this calendar year.

30 December 2012 - Great Year - 1 Comment
The First Unreal Engine 3 Game Ships For Linux

While Epic Games hasn't allowed for Unreal Tournament 3 to be released for Linux, the first native Linux game using Unreal Engine 3 was released today. Yes, Unreal Engine 3 for Linux.

19 December 2012 - Humble Indie Bundle - 43 Comments
Phoronix Meet-Up - New York City - 21 December

For Phoronix readers in the New York City area, on 21 December there are tentative plans being made for a usual Phoronix meet-up for those interested in Linux, open-source software, benchmarking, and computer hardware enthusiasts.

6 December 2012 - New York - Add A Comment
Upcoming Linux Benchmarks For The Holidays

For those Linux users hoping to do PC upgrades this holiday season, a number of interesting Linux hardware benchmarks are imminent to help you with your buying decisions.

25 November 2012 - Linux Benchmarking - 7 Comments
Exciting This Month: Wayland, EXT4 & AMD

October is quickly coming to a close, so here's a rundown of the most popular Phoronix content this month. So far in October there were 28 featured articles published and 224 original news articles published.

30 October 2012 - October Closing - Add A Comment
Auto-Determining Relevant Linux Benchmarks To Run

As part of a larger undertaking with OpenBenchmarking.org, the Phoronix Test Suite is now capable of intelligently and automatically determining the most relevant Linux benchmarks for you to run based upon your system's installed hardware and software along with what sub-system you're wishing to stress.

10 October 2012 - Linux Benchmarking - 2 Comments
Development Stats From Trondheim To Suldal

Having recently delivered the Git development stats on Wayland, Mesa, the X.Org Server, xf86-video-intel, xf86-video-nouveau, and xf86-video-ati, now it's time to turn it on Phoronix.

28 July 2012 - Phoronix Test Suite - Add A Comment
It's Time For A New Phoronix User Survey

It's that time again to take a Phoronix user survey to help us out, which will also benefit the Linux hardware community and our open-source benchmarking efforts.

10 July 2012 - It's That Time Again - 28 Comments
Phoronix Meet-Up - Next Week - Boston/Cambridge

For any Phoronix readers that would like to discuss Linux, open-source, benchmarking, and other matters -- whether it be the topics themselves, constructive criticism, or anything else -- a meet-up is being planned for next week on 15 June in Boston/Cambridge, Massachusetts.

8 June 2012 - Phoronix Meet-Up - Add A Comment
Happy Birthday - Phoronix Turns Eight Years Old

It was on 5 June 2004 that I founded Phoronix.com, what has become the leading source for Linux hardware reviews, Linux / open-source graphics drivers, Linux gaming, and much more enthusiast information catered to the open-source world.

5 June 2012 - Phoronix.com - 19 Comments

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