1. Computers
  2. Display Drivers
  3. Graphics Cards
  4. Memory
  5. Motherboards
  6. Processors
  7. Software
  8. Storage
  9. Operating Systems


Facebook RSS Twitter Twitter Google Plus


Phoronix Test Suite

OpenBenchmarking.org

Standards News Archives

OpenCL & SYCL Updated For Heterogeneous Parallel Programming

The Khronos Group has released updated versions of the OpenCL and SYCL specifications from the Super Computing 2014 conference in New Orleans.
18 November 2014 - SC14 - 1 Comment

Khronos Releases OpenVX 1.0 Specification

The Khronos Group has finalized and released their first formal specification for the cross-platform, royalty-free OpenVX standard.
20 October 2014 - OpenVX

Khronos Adds GLUS 2.0 To The OpenGL SDK

New to the OpenGL SDK is the integration of GLUS.
15 October 2014 - GLUS - 14 Comments

Cf4ocl Brings Object-Oriented API TO OpenCL

The Cf4ocl project is a GPLv3/LGPLv3 initiative to provide an object-oriented interface to the OpenCL API that's OpenCL version independent.
14 October 2014 - Cf4ocl - 7 Comments

PHP As A Next-Generation Programming Language?

Frank Karlitschek, the founder of the ownCloud project, is making the case that PHP isn't that bad of a scripting language and should be taken to the next level with its shortcomings addressed so it can regain some of its popularity.
2 October 2014 - PHP - 57 Comments

DisplayPort Comes To USB's Type-C Connector

One week after the DisplayPort 1.3 debut, VESA this morning is announcing a new advancement to the DisplayPort standard: DisplayPort over USB.
22 September 2014 - VESA - 15 Comments

Canonical Joined The Khronos Group To Help Mir/Wayland Drivers

Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu Linux, has joined the Khronos Group to help push open, cross-platform, industry-standard APIs.
21 August 2014 - Mir - 79 Comments

Khronos Publishes Its Slides About OpenGL-Next

Earlier this month at SIGGRAPH Vancouver we were surprised yet delighted by the news of Khronos developing a next-generation graphics API following OpenGL 4.5. All of the Khronos Group slides about OpenGL 4.5, OpenGL-Next, and their other industry-standard APIs have now been published from their SIGGRAPH track.
20 August 2014 - Next-Gen OpenGL - 49 Comments

C++14 Is Complete

The ISO C++14 draft international standard was unanimously approved and is now clear for publication.
19 August 2014 - C++14 - 15 Comments

OpenROAD: Showing Off All The Khronos APIs

The Khronos Group released OpenROAD today at SIGGRAPH 2014 showing off all of their cross-platform, industry-standard APIs.
13 August 2014 - Khronos Group - 8 Comments

Microsoft Joins The Khronos WebGL Working Group

As some surprising news this morning beyond the Khronos Group working on a new, next-generation API to succeed OpenGL in its current form, Microsoft is back to investing in GL.
11 August 2014 - WebGL - 36 Comments

The Khronos Group Is Developing A New Graphics API From The Ground-Up

The Khronos Group this morning announced OpenGL 4.5 (not OpenGL 5.0 as hoped for), but in announcing GL 4.5 from SIGGRAPH 2014 they also announced a call for participation to develop a new graphics API.
11 August 2014 - Next-Gen OpenGL - 50 Comments

SPIR 2.0 Is Out In Provisional Form For OpenCL 2.0

Besides OpenGL 4.5, the Khronos Group announced from SIGGRAPH 2014 in Vancouver today the release of the provisional specification for SPIR 2.0.
11 August 2014 - SPIR 2.0

OpenGL 4.5 Released With New Features

Well, the next-gen OpenGL didn't end up being OpenGL 5.0 but is being billed as OpenGL 4.5. Regardless, the OpenGL 4.5 specification is out now.
11 August 2014 - OpenGL 4.5 - 65 Comments

Next Week We Should Hear All About OpenGL 5.0

Wednesday is the day we've been waiting for when hopefully the lid will be lifted on OpenGL 5 by the Khronos Group.
10 August 2014 - OpenGL 5 - 34 Comments

Next-Gen OpenGL To Be Announced Next Month

The Khronos Group has shared details about their BoF sessions to be hosted next month during SIGGRAPH and it includes detailing the next-generation OpenGL / OpenGL ES specifications.
15 July 2014 - OpenGL 5.0? - 74 Comments

Khronos Updates Its OpenVX 1.0 Provisional Specification

The Khronos Group this morning released an updated version of the OpenVX 1.0 provisional specification.
11 July 2014 - OpenVX 1.0 - 4 Comments

Intel Expresses Interest In AMD's Mantle API

Intel has asked AMD about access to their Mantle technology for experimenting with this graphics API alternative to Direct3D and OpenGL.
24 June 2014 - Mantle - 74 Comments

PHP 5.6 Is Nearly Ready For Release, RC1 Is Out

PHP 5.6 is on track for its official release this summer as a major update to PHP5 while those looking to do some pre-production testing, RC1 is now available.
20 June 2014 - PHP 5.6 - 5 Comments

Khronos Releases OpenGL ES 3.1 Conformance Tests

The Khronos OpenGL ES Working Group has today released their conformance tests for the OpenGL ES 3.1 specification and launched the OpenGL ES 3.1 Adopter Program.
6 June 2014 - OpenGL ES 3.1

63 Standards news articles published on Phoronix.
<< Previous Page
1
Latest Linux Hardware Reviews
  1. A Walkthrough Of The New 32 System Open-Source Linux Benchmarking Test Farm
  2. Habey MITX-6771: Mini-ITX Board With Quad-Core J1900 Bay Trail
  3. OCZ Vector 150 SSD On Linux
  4. Noctua i4 CPU Cooler: Great For Cooling High-End LGA-2011v3 CPUs
Latest Linux Articles
  1. AMD Kaveri: Open-Source Radeon Gallium3D vs. Catalyst 14.12 Omega Driver
  2. 12-Way AMD Catalyst 14.12 vs. NVIDIA 346 Series Linux GPU Comparison
  3. AMD Catalyst 14.12 Omega Driver Brings Mixed Results For Linux Users
  4. 6-Way Winter 2014 Linux Distribution Comparison
Latest Linux News
  1. An Open Hardware Random Number Generator Proposed
  2. LLVM 3.6 Will Be Branched Next Month
  3. Opera Browser Puts Out Linux Updates For The Holidays
  4. GNOME Shell 3.15.3 Adds Support For High-Contrast Themes
  5. Linux 3.19: ThinkPad Muting Redone, New Dell Backlight Support, Acer Is Banging
  6. KVM Drops Support For IA64 While Adding Various x86 Improvements
  7. GCC 4.8.4 Officially Released
  8. FSF's High Priority Project List Now Has A Committee
  9. Details On Using OpenACC & GPUs With GCC
  10. Ubuntu 15.04 Alpha 1 For Its Various Flavors
Latest Forum Discussions
  1. Need some hand holding with upgrading xserver
  2. Debian init discussion in Phoenix Wright format
  3. The New SuperTuxKart Looks Better, But Can Cause GPU/Driver Problems
  4. XLennart: A Game For Systemd Haters With Nothing Better To Do
  5. FPS capped on Linux (AMD fglrx drivers)
  6. Are there an app using HSA ?
  7. Bench specific mount point
  8. Tool for measuring FPS in games