With the year coming to an end, here's a look again at the prominent Linux news from last year (2011) and whether the milestones reached then still have an impact today.
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.
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.
For those not preoccupied by US Thanksgiving Day celebrations, the third (and likely final) development milestone of Phoronix Test Suite 4.2 "Randaberg" has been reached.
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.
For those Microsoft Windows users that also use Linux and are thinking about upgrading to Windows 8, here's the perspective of one Linux user who tried out Microsoft Windows 8.
For those interested in doing some weekend Linux performance benchmarking, there are some interesting new test profiles that are newly-committed.
A new release of the Phoronix Test Suite 4.2-Randaberg development code integrates auto-driven benchmark capabilities via new OpenBenchmarking.org capabilities.
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.
The first milestone release of Phoronix Test Suite 4.2 (codenamed "Randaberg") was released on Monday morning.
Thanks to those that came out to the annual Phoronix Oktoberfest Meet-Up.
It's time for the annual Phoronix meet-up at Oktoberfest in Munich.
At XDC2012 I gave a quick presentation at XDC2012 about Phoronix and Linux benchmarking.
A minor update to the multi-platform open-source Phoronix Test Suite benchmarking software is now available.
Here are some Linux benchmarking results worth exploring this weekend.
A number of updates were published this morning to the OpenBenchmarking.org live server.
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.
As most have seen by now, Phoronix Test Suite 4.0 surfaced this morning (codenamed "Suldal") while the next Linux benchmarking projects under development for release by year's end are Randaberg and Unterschleissheim.
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.
Here's a look at the most popular Linux news and events from the past quarter.
After being in development for one month since the release of Suldal Milestone 3, the fourth development release of Phoronix Test Suite 4.0 was made available on Friday.
Here's some of the Linux benchmarks being planned for next month, plus it's time to seek any new Linux / open-source test requests and other feedback.
Here's a look at some of the upcoming articles on Phoronix this month, including another large Radeon Linux graphics comparison.
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.
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.
Tomorrow evening in Munich, Germany will be a Phoronix meet-up for Linux and open-source fans.
Phoronix Test Suite 4.0-Suldal has slid closer to its official release with the availability today of the milestone three build.
Tonight at the Ubuntu Developer Summit I'm talking about the Phoronix Test Suite and OpenBenchmarking.org. Here's some of my notes for those unable to make it or were able to attend but would like additional information.
The latest Phoronix Test Suite 4.0-Suldal improvements are now available and there's also some new test profiles for those interested in measuring the OpenCL/GPGPU performance under Linux along with NVIDIA's VDPAU video decoding speed.
There's more improvements building for Suldal that yield greater CPU and GPU verbosity when detecting graphics and processor comparisons under Linux.
546 Phoronix news articles published on Phoronix.