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The Most Popular Linux Stories Of Q1'2012

I had meant to post this at the beginning of the month, but due to the busy schedule, posting of the top Phoronix articles for Q1'2012 got pushed back. Regardless, it's better late than never, so here's a look at the top Linux news and articles for so far this year.

18 April 2012 - Coverage - 2 Comments
PTS4-Suldal Milestone 1 Packs Exciting Features

The first development release of Phoronix Test Suite 4.0-Suldal is now available. There's some exciting features met in this first milestone that will please those using this open-source automated testing infrastructure if you're using it for benchmarking or if you're just a reader of our many published benchmark results.

12 April 2012 - Phoronix Test Suite 4.0 - 4 Comments
Phoronix Test Suite 3.8 Update Pokes OS X 10.8, Etc

Phoronix Test Suite 3.8-Bygland Milestone 2 is now available for your open-source benchmarking needs under Linux, Windows, Mac OS X, BSD, and Solaris. This second development milestone supports the upcoming Mac OS X 10.8 "Mountain Lion" operating system, new hardware detection abilities, and other improvements.

20 February 2012 - Bygland - Add A Comment
A Christmas Update Of Phoronix Test Suite 3.6

A point release of Phoronix Test Suite 3.6-Arendal is now available for those interested in open-source benchmarking / performance validation on Linux, Mac OS X, Windows, Solaris, and BSD platforms.

23 December 2011 - New Release - Add A Comment
New Milestone For Phoronix Test Suite 3.6-Arendal

The second milestone release for Phoronix Test Suite 3.6 (codenamed "Arendal") is now available. There's improvements to the Phoronix Test Suite core itself along with the Phodevi library and graphing components.

7 November 2011 - PTS 3.6 Milestone 2 - 4 Comments
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
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
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 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

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

28 August 2011 - And PTS 3.0-Iveland - Add A Comment
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 - Add A Comment
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 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 - Re-Design - 15 Comments

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