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Phoronix News Archives

Phoronix Holiday News

There's some Phoronix news for the holidays.
13 December 2011 - News - 3 Comments

Phoronix Test Suite 3.6-Arendal Released

Phoronix Test Suite 3.6-Arendal is now officially available as of this morning.
13 December 2011 - Released

New/Updated Tests; Last Chance To Test Arendal

There's new and updated Phoronix tests available and one final development release of Arendal before going gold in time for Christmas.
8 December 2011 - New Version

Phoronix Test Suite 3.6-Arendal Milestone 3

The third milestone release of Phoronix Test Suite 3.6-Arendal is now available for benchmarking on Linux, Mac OS X, Solaris, BSD, and Windows platforms.
1 December 2011 - New Version

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

The New Linux Hardware, Software Playground

Here's some new features and other upcoming work that may excite Linux enthusiasts in the Phoronix software/hardware playground.
24 October 2011 - Feature Fun - 14 Comments

The First Milestone Of Phoronix Test Suite "Arendal"

The first milestone/development release of the major Phoronix Test Suite 3.6-Arendal update is now available. The official release of Phoronix Test Suite 3.6 is due out this quarter.
20 October 2011 - Phoronix Test Suite 3.6

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

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