Phoronix News Archive

Phoronix.com was founded in June of 2004 by Michael Larabel and over the past decade have become the leading resource for Linux news, especially as it pertains to Linux hardware support, graphics drivers, and other enthusiast topics. There's thousands of articles written at Phoronix each year and embedded below is access to our news archives for those wishing to relive the open-source and Linux news history with our countless, high-profile exclusive stories. Besides checking out our news archives be sure to also read our Linux hardware reviews and other featured articles.

AMD
The Linux State Of AMD's Zen x86 Memory Encryption26 Sep 2016
AMD's DAL Was Just Presented At XDC2016, Still Not Clear When It Will Be Mainlined23 Sep 2016
More AMD PowerPlay Fixes Queued For Linux 4.922 Sep 2016
Southern Islands Support Will Come To AMDGPU On Linux 4.916 Sep 2016
Linux+Mesa Git Remains Problematic For Some Regressed R9 290 GPUs14 Sep 2016
AMD's GPUOpen HIP Project Made Progress Over The Summer12 Sep 2016
It Doesn't Look Like We'll See AMD ARM Development Boards This Year02 Sep 2016
AMD Open-Sources Advanced Media Framework, But No Linux Support Yet18 Aug 2016
AMD GPUOpen's CodeXL 2.2 Now Supports Linux With AMDGPU-PRO08 Aug 2016
Radeon RX 460 Released, Linux Review Later This Week08 Aug 2016

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748 Articles
BSD
FreeBSD 11.0-RELEASE Needs To Be Respun Due To Security Issues28 Sep 2016
LibreSSL 2.5 Released With New Features, iOS Support28 Sep 2016
FreeBSD 11.0 RC3 Released, OS Still Trying To Get Out This Month18 Sep 2016
DragonFlyBSD Switches Over To LibreSSL By Default08 Sep 2016
Trying Out The FreeBSD-Powered TrueOS With Its Custom Qt Desktop06 Sep 2016
FreeBSD Now Has A Port For CentOS 7 Binary Support06 Sep 2016
LLVM/Clang Imported To OpenBSD Base04 Sep 2016
PC-BSD-Renamed TrueOS To Use LibreSSL, Linux DRM 4.7 Compatibility01 Sep 2016
OpenBSD 6.0 Is Out With Better ARM Support, More SMP Fun, Dropped Linux Emulation01 Sep 2016
GhostBSD 10.3 Finally Rolls Out, Offers MATE & Xfce Atop ZFS31 Aug 2016

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381 Articles
Compiler
OpenBSD Founder Calling For LLVM To Face A Cataclysm Over Its Re-Licensing28 Sep 2016
LLVM Cauldron 2016 Videos, Slides Published26 Sep 2016
Pairing LLVM JIT With PostgreSQL Can Speed Up Database Performance26 Sep 2016
GCC Preps ARMv8.2-A Support In Mainline23 Sep 2016
An Early Port Of GCC To AMD's GCN Architecture22 Sep 2016
LLVM Still Pursuing Apache 2.0 License + GPLv2 Compatibility19 Sep 2016
Facebook Developers Release HHVM 3.15 With Even More Performance Optimizations15 Sep 2016
Videos From The LLVM Cauldron 201612 Sep 2016
LLVM 3.9 Officially Released02 Sep 2016
LLVM 3.9 Is Set To Be Released31 Aug 2016

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761 Articles
Coreboot
Libreboot Drama Continues, GNU Might Keep The Project24 Sep 2016
Lenovo N21 Chromebook Now Has Mainline Coreboot Support22 Sep 2016
Coreboot Is Being Ported To A New Intel Skylake-Y System20 Sep 2016
Ada Gets Promoted To Being A First-Class Language In Coreboot19 Sep 2016
GNU Libreboot Adds Support For Another (Outdated) Intel Motherboard07 Sep 2016
Acer's CXI2 Chromebox Now Has Upstream Coreboot Support16 Jun 2016
Coreboot Gains A Hybrid Graphics Driver For Lenovo ThinkPads02 Jun 2016
Google "Reef" Is An Apollo Lake Chromebook, Now Supported By Coreboot14 May 2016
Google's Gale Powered By Qualcomm Added To Coreboot11 May 2016
Google Pushes A Ton More Chromebook Device Code Into Coreboot09 May 2016

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122 Articles
Debian
APT 1.3 Released For Debian Linux Distributions21 Sep 2016
Debian GNU/Linux 8.6 Released17 Sep 2016
GCC 6 Is Now The Default In Debian Unstable04 Aug 2016
Ubuntu & Debian Abandon Intel X.Org Driver For Most Hardware, Moves To Modesetting DDX23 Jul 2016
The State Of Debian's Paid Long Term Support Project09 Jul 2016
Debian 8.5 vs. Debian Testing Benchmarks - July 201608 Jul 2016
Debian's DebConf 16 Ends This Weekend, Watch The Videos Online08 Jul 2016
New Details Emerge About Debian Founder Ian Murdock's Death06 Jul 2016
The State Of Systemd In Debian (2016)06 Jul 2016
Debian Stretch Successor To Be Codenamed Bullseye04 Jul 2016

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186 Articles
Desktop
Raspberry Pi Announces PIXEL Desktop Environment28 Sep 2016
LXQt 0.11 Released, Improves The User Experience23 Sep 2016
Enlightenment EFL Adds Atomic Modesetting, Nuclear Page-Flipping23 Sep 2016
TigerVNC 1.7 Released08 Sep 2016
Enlightenment's EFL 1.18 Released With New Wayland, Input Functionality Plus EWebkit16 Aug 2016
Pithos 1.2 Improves The Open-Source/Linux Pandora Desktop Experience28 Jul 2016
Enlightenment 0.21 Released With Its Much Better Wayland Support30 Jun 2016
Enlightenment 0.21 Up To RC State With Better Wayland Support02 Jun 2016
Enlightenment's EFL Getting New DRM Library29 May 2016
Enlightenment Brings Session Recovery Support To Wayland06 May 2016

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227 Articles
Fedora
Fedora 25 Goes Into Beta Freeze Today, New Features Need To Be Completed27 Sep 2016
Fedora Now Has Bootable RISC-V Disk Images Available25 Sep 2016
DNF 2.0 Is In Development On Fedora08 Sep 2016
Fedora 26 Is Scheduled To Be Released In Early June05 Sep 2016
Fedora Should Soon Have The Intel Vulkan Driver02 Sep 2016
Fedora 25 Alpha Released With Wayland By Default30 Aug 2016
Fedora 25 To Run Wayland By Default19 Aug 2016
Fedora 25 Alpha Has Been Delayed18 Aug 2016
Fedora 26 Will Likely Be Released Mid-May13 Aug 2016
Fedora 25 Alpha Freeze Goes Into Effect, Still Eyeing November Release09 Aug 2016

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627 Articles
Free Software
PostgreSQL 9.6 Preparing To Release Next Week With Its Parallel Queries Support25 Sep 2016
JPEG-Turbo Library 1.5.1 Released21 Sep 2016
Apache CouchDB 2.0 Released20 Sep 2016
An Early Look At Possible Changes/Features For PHP 7.2, PHP 8.015 Sep 2016
Apple Releases CUPS 2.2 Printing System13 Sep 2016
NetBeans Java IDE Might Become An Apache Incubator Project13 Sep 2016
MySQL Hit By "Critical" Remote Code Execution 0-Day12 Sep 2016
Vim 8.0 Released With GTK3 Support, Async I/O & DirectX Support12 Sep 2016
FreeType 2.7 Released With A Big Font Rendering Change12 Sep 2016
RoundCube-Next Is Woefully Behind Schedule11 Sep 2016

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1222 Articles
GNOME
GNOME 3.22 Now Available On OpenSUSE Tumbleweed23 Sep 2016
GNOME 3.22 Officially Released21 Sep 2016
MATE 1.16 Ready For Release, More GTK2 GNOME-Forked Code Ported To GTK320 Sep 2016
GNOME's GUPnP Released After A Decade Of Development19 Sep 2016
GNOME 3.21.92 Is The Final Step Before Next Week's GNOME 3.2215 Sep 2016
Last Minute Wayland Fixes For GNOME 3.2213 Sep 2016
GNOME 3.22 Beta 2 Released02 Sep 2016
GTK Developers Continue Firming Up Their Long-Term Toolkit Plans01 Sep 2016
GNOME's Mutter 3.21.91 Brings Wayland Improvements29 Aug 2016
NetworkManager 1.4 Released24 Aug 2016

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685 Articles
GNU
GDB Continues Improving, libstdc++ Is Doing Well On C++17 & More24 Sep 2016
The State Of GNU's GDB Debugger In 201622 Sep 2016
Emacs 25.1 Released With Cairo Drawing, Better Network Security18 Sep 2016
FSF, RMS Issue Statements Over Libreboot's Accusations17 Sep 2016
Libreboot Leaves The GNU, The Free Software Foundation Denounced15 Sep 2016
GNU Bash 4.4 Released With Wide Variety Of Changes15 Sep 2016
GCC Might Finally Drop The GNU Compiler For Java (GCJ)05 Sep 2016
GCC 7 To Continue Improving Debug Messages, More Helpful Assembly Output28 Aug 2016
GCC 6.2 Compiler Released22 Aug 2016
GNU Libreboot Release Adds New Chromebook & ASUS/Gigabyte/Intel Board Support18 Aug 2016

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188 Articles
Google
How Google's Android Runtime On Chrome OS Uses Wayland, DRM21 Sep 2016
Android Studio 2.2 Beta Ships With Beta GPU Debugger19 Sep 2016
Google Open-Sources ETC2Comp: Super Fast ETC2 Texture Compression15 Sep 2016
Chrome 54 Beta Brings Custom Elements V1: Create Custom HTML Tags15 Sep 2016
V8 JavaScript Engine 5.4 Brings More Performance Improvements09 Sep 2016
The Android Runtime On Chrome OS Makes Use Of Wayland07 Sep 2016
LLV8 Is An Experimental LLVM Compiler For V8 JavaScript07 Sep 2016
Chrome 53 Released With Speed Improvements, Shadow DOM31 Aug 2016
Google's Continuing & Numerous Contributions To Open-Source25 Aug 2016
Google Begins Rolling Out Android 7.0 Nougat22 Aug 2016

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239 Articles
Hardware
Testing Various HDDs & SSDs On Ubuntu With The Linux 4.8 Kernel25 Sep 2016
A Detailed Look At The Evdev Protocol19 Sep 2016
The (No) Phoronix Oktoberfest 201617 Sep 2016
Linaro Still Working On TEE For The Linux Kernel, The Trusted Execution Environment16 Sep 2016
Kernel NET Policy Still Being Tackled For Simplified, Better Networking Performance13 Sep 2016
Allwinner A33 DRM Support Coming In Linux 4.911 Sep 2016
New IOWait Boosting Patches For Intel P-State, Schedutil03 Sep 2016
Etnaviv Libdrm Code Being Reviewed, Gallium3D Driver Hopefully Not Far Behind01 Sep 2016
HiSilicon's Poplar Is The First Linaro 96Boards EE TV Platform31 Aug 2016
Raspberry Pi Zero Will Likely Be Supported On Linux 4.929 Aug 2016

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963 Articles
Intel
Intel's Beignet OpenCL For Linux Now Supports LLVM 3.928 Sep 2016
The Open-Source Intel Vulkan Linux Driver's Anatomy22 Sep 2016
Intel's FastUIDraw Is Very Promising For Fast, GPU-Accelerated Drawing22 Sep 2016
More Intel DRM Changes For Linux 4.9, Including DMA-BUF Implicit Fencing19 Sep 2016
ARB_ES3_2_compatibility Turned On For Intel Broadwell And Newer16 Sep 2016
Intel's GPU-Accelerated Precise Touch & Stylus Tech Still Not Mainlined For Linux13 Sep 2016
Intel OpenCL Beignet 1.2 Was Quitely Released, No Sign Of OpenCL 2.0 In Sight12 Sep 2016
SLPC-Based Power Management Still Being Worked On For Intel's DRM Driver09 Sep 2016
Intel Has Been Working On A Fast 2D GPU Renderer Focused On Web Content08 Sep 2016
Intel Reveals More Details About 7th Gen "Kaby Lake" Processors30 Aug 2016

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1022 Articles
KDE
KDE Kirigami 1.1 UI Framework Released27 Sep 2016
KDE Introduces An Advisory Board26 Sep 2016
KDE Plasma 5.8 LTS Now Available In Beta Form15 Sep 2016
KDE Wayland Is Not Yet Interested In NVIDIA's EGLStreams Approach14 Sep 2016
KDE Frameworks 5.26 Released10 Sep 2016
KDE Neon Developer OS Switches To Plasma Wayland By Default06 Sep 2016
KDE Software Store Announced, AGPL Licensed03 Sep 2016
SDDM Display Manager Adds HiDPI Support, New Options28 Aug 2016
KDE Connect 1.0 Released For Device/Phone Communication26 Aug 2016
KScreen-Doctor Will Help KDE Developers Improve Multi-Screen Plasma24 Aug 2016

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594 Articles
LibreOffice
Apache OpenOffice Proposed For Retirement, Still Being Debated02 Sep 2016
The Document Foundation's 2015 Annual Report13 Aug 2016
LibreOffice 5.2 Officially Released03 Aug 2016
LibreOffice 5.2 Is Being Released Next Wednesday27 Jul 2016
Faster Rendering Appears To Be Coming For LibreOffice18 Jun 2016
GNOME & KDE Join The Document Foundation Advisory Board16 Jun 2016
LibreOffice Is Now One Of The First Major Linux Desktop Apps With A Flatpak01 Jun 2016
An Early Look At Some Of The New Features Of LibreOffice 5.209 May 2016
LibreOffice's 3D Renderer Now Supports Multi-Threading07 May 2016
LibreOffice Receives Better OpenGL Rendering Support08 Apr 2016

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77 Articles
Linux Events
Linux.Conf.Au 2016 Videos Now Online08 Feb 2016
Chemnitz Linux Days 2016 Is Happening In Just Over One Month07 Feb 2016
DevConf.cz 2016 Videos Now Available07 Feb 2016
The Linux Graphics Talks For FOSDEM 201602 Dec 2015
Slides & Videos From Embedded Linux Conference Europe 201522 Nov 2015
FOSDEM 2015 Videos Published24 Feb 2015
Linux.Conf.Au 2015 Kicks Off In Auckland12 Jan 2015
FOSDEM 2015 Is Less Than One Month Away07 Jan 2015
X@FOSDEM 2015: Call For Presentations About Mir, Wayland, Etc03 Oct 2014
LinuxCon Wraps Up In Chicago23 Aug 2014

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38 Articles
Linux Gaming
There Are Around 2,000 Steam Linux Games Available27 Sep 2016
OpenMW 0.40 Released, Continues Striving As Open-Source Morrowind Reimplementation26 Sep 2016
SuperTux 0.5 Released With In-Game Level Editor25 Sep 2016
Survival Horror Game Sees Linux Sales Around 1%23 Sep 2016
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II Coming To Linux Next Week23 Sep 2016
Unigine Is Working On Perhaps The Most Beautiful GPU Benchmark, Coming Later This Year20 Sep 2016
Unigine 2.3.1 Now Supports GPGPU Computing Via Compute Shaders, Renderer Improvements19 Sep 2016
CryENGINE 5.3 Pushed Back One Month, Delaying Vulkan Support15 Sep 2016
Feral Won't Say Yet If Their Newest Linux Game Will Support Vulkan15 Sep 2016
Feral's New Linux Port Is Deus Ex: Mankind Divided15 Sep 2016

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1255 Articles
Linux Kernel
DRM-Next Gets Ready For The Linux 4.9 Kernel28 Sep 2016
Linux 4.8-rc8 Released: Linux 4.8 Next Weekend26 Sep 2016
Bcache File-System Has Initial Encryption Patches19 Sep 2016
Linux 4.8-rc7 Kernel Released: Final In 1~2 Weeks18 Sep 2016
Git Developers Want Your Feedback (2016 Git Survey)18 Sep 2016
BFS Scheduler Gets "Substantial Updates" For Linux 4.717 Sep 2016
Etnaviv DRM Driver To Add GC3000 Support To Linux 4.915 Sep 2016
Landlock LSM Still Tackling Unprivileged Sandboxing For Linux14 Sep 2016
Greybus Subsystem Proposed For Linux 4.9 Kernel14 Sep 2016
Raspberry Pi VC4 DRM To Get Lower Memory/CPU Overhead On Linux 4.913 Sep 2016

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1431 Articles
Linux Storage
Reiser4 Implements Mirror & Failover Support26 Sep 2016
Btrfs Finally Has A Concise Status Page12 Sep 2016
ZFSOnLinux 0.6.5.8 Now Supports The Latest Linux Kernels10 Sep 2016
Btrfs RAID Tests On Linux 4.817 Aug 2016
Reiser4 Now Has Support For The Linux 4.7 Kernel09 Aug 2016
XFS Reverse-Mapping Proposed For Linux 4.8: Getting Ready For New File-System Features06 Aug 2016
Btrfs RAID 5/6 Code Found To Be Very Unsafe & Will Likely Require A Rewrite05 Aug 2016
Btrfs Gets More Clean-Ups & Bug Fixes For Linux 4.805 Aug 2016
Linux 4.7 - Btrfs vs. EXT4 vs. F2FS vs. XFS vs. NTFS Benchmarks04 Aug 2016
SCST 3.2 Nears For Alternative Linux SCSI Stack04 Aug 2016

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184 Articles
Mesa
Mesa Preps For Landing The On-Disk Shader Cache27 Sep 2016
The Mesa On-Disk Shader Cache Has Been Revised Again (V5)24 Sep 2016
OpenGL ES 3.2 Officially Enabled For Intel Mesa Driver, Limited To Skylake+21 Sep 2016
Some Fresh Linux 4.8 + Mesa 12.1-dev OpenGL Benchmarks For Radeon GPUs21 Sep 2016
As Prelude To Merging Gallium3D Driver, Etnaviv Libdrm Support Lands18 Sep 2016
Fun Friday For RadeonSI: Laying 64-Bit Integers, ARB_query_buffer_object16 Sep 2016
Mesa Gets Improved For Running On Windows With Cygwin15 Sep 2016
Mesa 12.0.3 Is An Emergency Release For Intel Users15 Sep 2016
VC4 Raspberry Pi Driver Gets Job Shuffling For Faster OpenGL14 Sep 2016
Improvements, New Extension Hit Mesa13 Sep 2016

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951 Articles
Microsoft
Microsoft Reportedly Requires "Signature PCs" To Be Locked To Only Running Windows21 Sep 2016
Linux Gets A Proprietary, Read-Only ReFS File-System Driver31 Aug 2016
Microsoft Keynoting LinuxCon, Continues Talking Up Linux/OSS22 Aug 2016
Microsoft Open-Sources PowerShell & Brings It To Linux18 Aug 2016
Secure Boot Isn't So Secure After All: The Golden Key Is Out11 Aug 2016
Skype Releases Brand New Linux Client Making Use Of WebRTC13 Jul 2016
Ubuntu's Unity Desktop Can Now Run Natively On Windows10 Jul 2016
Skype Claims "Exciting" Linux News Next Week08 Jul 2016
.NET Core 1.0 Released27 Jun 2016
Microsoft Spins Its Own FreeBSD Image For The Cloud09 Jun 2016

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112 Articles
Mozilla
Servo Web Engine Now Supports Promises, Continues Churning Along28 Sep 2016
Boot 2 Gecko Being Stripped From Mozilla's Codebase27 Sep 2016
Firefox 49.0 Is Now Available20 Sep 2016
Firefox 51 To Support FLAC Audio Codec03 Sep 2016
Firefox 49 To Offer Linux Widevine Support, Firefox Also Working On WebP Support15 Aug 2016
WebRender2 Lands In The Servo Browser Engine03 Aug 2016
Mozilla Firefox 48.0 Now Officially Available02 Aug 2016
Servo Is Planning For More GPU-Accelerated WebRender Improvements25 Jul 2016
Pale Moon Browser 27 Alpha Released18 Jul 2016
Firefox 48 Will Take The First Rust Code Into Production12 Jul 2016

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225 Articles
Multimedia
Kodi 17 Steps Closer With Krypton Beta 218 Sep 2016
Memfd Transport Now Enabled By Default For PulseAudio10 Sep 2016
OpenShot 2.1 Open-Source Video Editor Released30 Aug 2016
Cedrus Is Making Progress On Open-Source Allwinner Video Encode/Decode26 Aug 2016
OpenSK Hopes To Be The Vulkan Of Audio/Multimedia14 Aug 2016
Ardour 5.0 Released For Linux Audio Workstation12 Aug 2016
Kodi 17 Alpha 3 Released With New Skins, Improved Music Library & PVR01 Aug 2016
New ASoC Sound Drivers & More For Linux 4.831 Jul 2016
Kodi 17 Alpha 2 Released02 Jul 2016
The Numerous Features Coming To Ardour 5.002 Jul 2016

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218 Articles
Nouveau
The Ongoing Work Of Nouveau Power Management / Re-Clocking24 Sep 2016
Don't Expect An Open-Source NVIDIA Vulkan Driver Anytime Soon23 Sep 2016
Nouveau 1.0.13 X.Org Driver Released22 Sep 2016
Nouveau Developers Remain Frustrated By NVIDIA's Firmware Practices22 Sep 2016
Linux 4.9 To Begin Landing Nouveau "Boost" Support For Faster Performance06 Sep 2016
Nouveau Gets A LED Driver To Control Light-Up GeForce Logos24 Aug 2016
Nouveau Engine Reclocking Fixes Continue, NVIDIA Maxwell Re-Clocking Achieved16 Aug 2016
Nouveau Patches Round Out OpenGL 4.1 Support For Maxwell/Pascal26 Jul 2016
Maxwell OpenGL Improvements Coming To Nouveau18 Jul 2016
Nouveau DRM Code Updated For Linux 4.815 Jul 2016

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318 Articles
NVIDIA
NVIDIA Shows Off Their Latest Linux-Powered AI Car Demonstration28 Sep 2016
NVIDIA Announces "Xavier" AI Supercomputer SoC With Custom ARM64 + Volta GPU28 Sep 2016
NVIDIA Officially Releases CUDA 828 Sep 2016
NVIDIA Is Working Towards HDR Display Support For Linux, But The Desktop Isn't Ready21 Sep 2016
NVIDIA Doubles TX1 Deep Learning Speed & Efficiency With Software Upgrade13 Sep 2016
NVIDIA 370.28 Linux Driver Has Pascal Overclocking, PRIME Sync, PixelShiftMode08 Sep 2016
Running Caffe AlexNet/GoogleNet On Some CPUs Compared To NVIDIA CUDA29 Aug 2016
Blender 2.78 Is Adding Pascal Support, Fixes Maxwell Performance Issues29 Aug 2016
NVIDIA 367.44 Stable Linux Driver Released23 Aug 2016
NVIDIA 370 Beta Has Experimental PRIME Synchronization19 Aug 2016

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577 Articles
Operating Systems
OpenSolaris-Derived Illumos Switching Away From GRUB 0.97 To A New Bootloader23 Sep 2016
Android-x86 6.0 Marshmallow Uses Mesa 12.0, Adds F2FS File-System18 Sep 2016
Elementary OS 0.4 "Loki" Released09 Sep 2016
Sailfish OS Update "Aurajoki" Released09 Sep 2016
Mageia To Offer DNF, But Will Keep Using URPMI By Default05 Sep 2016
Genode OS 16.08 Released With seL4 Kernel Improvements31 Aug 2016
OpenMandriva Lx 3.0 Performance Benchmarks Against Other Linux/BSD Distributions21 Aug 2016
ReactOS 0.4.2 Officially Released20 Aug 2016
Solaris-Derived OpenIndiana Releases MATE Desktop ISOs16 Aug 2016
OpenMandriva Lx 3.0 Released With Mesa 12.0, F2FS Support13 Aug 2016

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427 Articles
Oracle
Trying Out & Failing With OpenIndiana, Solaris 11.3 On The Broadwell-EP System09 Sep 2016
Illumos Continues To Let OpenSolaris Live On02 Feb 2016
Oracle Is Deprecating The Java Web-Browser Plugin With Java 927 Jan 2016
NetBeans 8.1 IDE Released With Java Enhancements, HTML5/JS/Node.js Goodies04 Nov 2015
The State Of DRM/KMS Drivers On Solaris Sounds Worse Off Than The BSD Drivers19 Sep 2015
VirtualBox 5.0.4 Has Linux 4.2 Support, Many Fixes08 Sep 2015
OpenSolaris-Derived Illumos Project Turns Five Years Old03 Aug 2015
Oracle Said To Be Baking A Low-Cost SPARC Chip30 Jul 2015
Debian Dropping SPARC Support26 Jul 2015
Solaris 11.3 Is In Beta With Cloud, Virtualization Improvements12 Jul 2015

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156 Articles
Phoronix
Linux 4.8, AMDGPU, RADV & Google's Fuchsia OS Dominated This Month31 Aug 2016
Minor Updates To The Phoronix Forums, Registration25 Aug 2016
Phoronix Been Loading Slow? It Is Hopefully Better Now12 Aug 2016
Linux Graphics, RX 480 & Other July Excitement; Did You Notice Something Different?31 Jul 2016
GTK4, RX 480, GTX 1070/1080, Nextcloud & Other Popular Linux Announcements In June01 Jul 2016
Vulkan, Raspberry Pi 3, AMDGPU & Other Exciting Linux Milestones So Far This Year28 Jun 2016
The Most Popular Linux Hardware Reviews & Articles Over The Past 12 Years06 Jun 2016
Happy 12th Birthday Phoronix, 8th Birthday For Phoronix Test Suite05 Jun 2016
The Most Popular Linux News Over The Past 12 Years04 Jun 2016
The GTX 1080 Pascal Linux OpenGL / OpenCL / Vulkan Benchmarks Begin Tomorrow02 Jun 2016

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541 Articles
Phoronix Test Suite
Phoronix Test Suite 6.6 Officially Released For Open-Source Cross-Platform Benchmarking06 Sep 2016
Phoronix Test Suite 6.6 Milestone 3 Released For Linux Benchmarking26 Aug 2016
Phoronix Test Suite 6.6 M2 Preps More Open-Source Benchmarking Improvements07 Aug 2016
OpenBenchmarking.org Crosses 19 Million Benchmark Test/Suite Downloads23 Jul 2016
Phoronix Test Suite 6.6 "Loppa" Is In Development, Milestone 1 Released06 Jul 2016
Phoronix Test Suite By The Numbers After Eight Years, Millions Of Benchmarks Run06 Jun 2016
Phoronix Test Suite 6.4 Released With Latest Improvements For Open-Source Benchmarking02 Jun 2016
Phoronix Test Suite 6.4 M4 Brings Suite Editing To The Phoromatic Server31 May 2016
Phoronix Test Suite 6.4 M3 Has More Stress Benchmarking Improvements26 May 2016
Watching Out For System Overheating When Benchmarking On Linux20 May 2016

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76 Articles
Premium
Today Marks Amazon's Second Prime Day12 Jul 2016
Phoronix Turns 12 Years Old This Week: Here's A Birthday Special For You30 May 2016
Writing Linux / Open-Source News & Benchmarking 365 Days Per Year02 Apr 2016
Raspberry Pi 3, Linux 4.6 & AMDGPU Were Popular Among Our 300+ Articles This Month31 Mar 2016
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Vulkan Benchmarking Plans, Last Day For Valentine Premium Special16 Feb 2016
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Interested In More Linux Hardware Tests? Here's Our January Deal19 Jan 2016
Tomorrow Is The Last Day For Taking Advantage Of Our Premium Deal30 Dec 2015
For The Holidays, Here's Another Special Deal For Supporting Linux Hardware Testing24 Dec 2015

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12 Articles
Proprietary Software
Opera 40 Released With Built-In VPN Support, Chromecast20 Sep 2016
Adobe Returns To Updating NPAPI/Linux Flash Player05 Sep 2016
Tresorit For Linux Released To Provide End-To-End Encrypted File Sharing28 Jul 2016
Opera Developer Update Lands RSS Reader, Chromecast Capability20 Jul 2016
Commercial EXT4 File-System Driver For Windows Updated (ExtFS)20 Jul 2016
Running The Latest Windows 10 vs. Ubuntu Linux OpenGL/Vulkan Benchmarks15 Jun 2016
Reaper Audio Software Is Coming To Linux01 May 2016
Have You Had Any Luck Running Ubuntu On Windows 10?08 Apr 2016
Windows 10 Insider Update Now Ships Ubuntu Bash For Windows06 Apr 2016
Vivaldi 1.0 Web Browser Released06 Apr 2016

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114 Articles
Qt
Qt's Comprehensive Display/Graphics Options19 Sep 2016
Qt 5.8 Alpha Released With New Graphics Architecture, Qt Lite05 Sep 2016
LXQt Still Working Towards Its Next Release, Not Yet Ready For Release Schedule04 Sep 2016
Preliminary Qt 5.8 Alpha Packages Now Available01 Sep 2016
Qt Creator 4.1 Adds New Themes, Experimental Nim Support25 Aug 2016
New QtWebKit Preview Adds NPAPI & Qt Plugin Support20 Aug 2016
Qt Quick 2's Graphics State For Qt 5.815 Aug 2016
Qt 5.8 Is Preparing For Its Feature Freeze08 Aug 2016
GammaRay 2.5 Released For Qt Introspection21 Jul 2016
Qt WebBrowser 1.0 Open-Sourced18 Jul 2016

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235 Articles
Radeon
The RADV Radeon Vulkan Linux Driver Continues Picking Up Features25 Sep 2016
RadeonSI Now Uses The HSA ABI For Some Compute Shaders17 Sep 2016
AMDGPU 1.1.1 X.Org Driver Released, Radeon 7.7.1 DDX Too15 Sep 2016
More AMD PowerPlay Code Is Being Refactored12 Sep 2016
Improved Tear-Free Rendering For Radeon DDX With PRIME06 Sep 2016
RADV Radeon Vulkan Driver One Step Closer To Being Merged In Mesa05 Sep 2016
No, AMD Will Not Be Opening Up Its Firmware/Microcode01 Sep 2016
GCN 1.0 / Southern Islands On AMDGPU Takes Another Step Forward30 Aug 2016
Direct3D 11 vs. OpenGL vs. Vulkan Radeon Benchmarks On Windows & Linux29 Aug 2016
Open-Source Radeon Vulkan Driver Now Can Run Dota 2 With Correct Rendering26 Aug 2016

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481 Articles
Red Hat
EFIBOOTMGR 13 Released, First Update In More Than One Year17 Aug 2016
Red Hat Is Looking To Ensure More Laptops Play Nicely With Fedora/RHEL12 Aug 2016
RADV: A Community Open-Source Effort To Get Vulkan Working On Radeon19 Jul 2016
Red Hat Is Working To Improve Linux Switchable Graphics07 Jul 2016
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.8 Released10 May 2016
Red Hat Makes RHEL Available To Developers For Free31 Mar 2016
SystemTap 3.0 Released With New Features28 Mar 2016
Red Hat Succeeds At Becoming $2B USD Open-Source Firm23 Mar 2016
Plymouth Gains HiDPI Support04 Mar 2016
X.Org Server 1.18.1 Has Fixes For GLAMOR, Modesetting & DRI3 Presentation08 Feb 2016

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138 Articles
Standards
The Brewing Problem Of PGP Short-ID Collision Attacks15 Aug 2016
ModernGL: Improving The OpenGL Bindings For Python14 Aug 2016
2016 SIGGRAPH Khronos Videos To Watch About OpenGL, Vulkan, OpenCL, glTF02 Aug 2016
The OpenGL / Vulkan Slides From Khronos @ SIGGRAPH 201628 Jul 2016
Possible Items On The OpenCL Roadmap: Improved Vulkan Interop, Arbitrary Precision28 Jul 2016
Khronos Livestream SIGGRAPH 2016 Is Now Happening27 Jul 2016
Khronos Expands Focus On Safety Critical APIs27 Jul 2016
SIGGRAPH 2016 Kicks Off Today: What Exciting News Awaits?24 Jul 2016
Indigo 4 Lets You Have Full Graphics Rendering Over OpenCL23 Jul 2016
Khronos Makes Progress On Its GL Transmission Format22 Jul 2016

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125 Articles
SUSE
openSUSE Leap 42.2 Beta 2 Switches To KDE Plasma 5.8 Beta22 Sep 2016
OpenSUSE 42.2 Beta 1 Released31 Aug 2016
OpenSUSE Leap 42.2 Alpha 3 Released20 Jul 2016
GCC 6 & Mesa 12.0 Land In Tumbleweed, 42.2 Leap To Have GNOME 3.2014 Jul 2016
Watch The Videos From This Year's OpenSUSE Conference25 Jun 2016
OpenSUSE Tumbleweed Will Very Soon Have GCC 615 Jun 2016
OpenSUSE 42.2 Alpha Released24 May 2016
OpenSUSE Is Making It Easier To Try Out The Latest KDE Stack19 Feb 2016
OpenSUSE Developers Tackle Redesigning YaST10 Feb 2016
Uptime Funk: Using SUSE's kGraft Live Kernel Patching For Linux05 Nov 2015

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157 Articles
systemd
Systemd Adds New "ProtectSystem Strict" Option, Other New Tunables28 Sep 2016
Systemd 232 Coming Soon With Numerous New Features14 Sep 2016
Systemd Rolls Out Its Own Mount Tool20 Aug 2016
Systemd 231 Officially Released25 Jul 2016
It Looks Like Systemd 231 Will Soon Be Released, Adds MemoryDenyWriteExecute23 Jul 2016
Systemd 230 Is Upsetting Some Over Its KillUserProcess Setting28 May 2016
Systemd Reverts Its Stance On Letting Users Access Frame-Buffer Devices24 May 2016
Systemd 230 Opens Up A New Graphics Vulnerability & FBDEV Still Should Die23 May 2016
Systemd 230 Released21 May 2016
Systemd 229 Released With Many Changes, DNS Resolver Now Fully Supported11 Feb 2016

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110 Articles
Ubuntu
Ubuntu 16.10 Isn't Shipping Vulkan Support By Default28 Sep 2016
Ubuntu 16.10 Final Beta Released28 Sep 2016
SDL2's Mir Backend Sees Some Updates22 Sep 2016
Ubuntu OTA-13 Released With Copy/Paste Support For Legacy Apps19 Sep 2016
Canonical & Nextcloud Roll Out An Ubuntu-Powered Nextcloud 10 Box16 Sep 2016
Ubuntu Working On Improved Low Graphics Mode For Unity 701 Sep 2016
Ubuntu's Mir May Be Ready For FreeSync / Adaptive-Sync29 Aug 2016
Ubuntu 16.10 "Yakkety Yak" Beta Released, Ubuntu GNOME Has Experimental Wayland25 Aug 2016
Mir 0.24 Released, Vulkan Still Not Supported23 Aug 2016
The Speed Of Ubuntu 16.10 Currently Versus Ubuntu 16.04, Clear Linux06 Aug 2016

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Valve
Valve's Steam Controller With SteamOS/Linux Support Is Now Listed For Just $3528 Sep 2016
Steam Dev Days Are In 2 Weeks; SteamOS/Linux Will Be Talked About26 Sep 2016
Steam Client Beta Adds Radial Menu Mode, Other Steam Controller Improvements13 Sep 2016
Here Are The Steam Survey Results For Linux During August 201601 Sep 2016
Steam Survey For July 2016: Linux +0.02%01 Aug 2016
SteamOS Brewmaster 2.87 Released With NVIDIA Pascal Support29 Jul 2016
Valve Is Working On Team Fortress 2 "Meet Your Match"06 Jul 2016
Steam's Survey Reports Another Drop For Linux Gamers In June 201601 Jul 2016
New SteamOS Beta Bundles Interesting AMDGPU-PRO Driver29 Jun 2016
Steam Beta Brings Many Improvements For Steam Controllers16 Jun 2016

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VIA
OpenChrome Maintainer Making Some Progress On VIA DRM Driver25 Sep 2016
OpenChrome Driver Continues To Get Fixed Up, New Version Next Month10 Aug 2016
OpenChrome 0.5 Has Working Support For Multiple Monitors06 Jul 2016
VIA OpenChrome Driver Has A Roadmap, But Only One Developer27 May 2016
OpenChrome 0.4.0 DDX Driver Revives VIA Open-Source x86 Graphics01 Apr 2016
OpenChrome 0.4 Coming For Letting Open-Source VIA Support Live On29 Mar 2016
VIA OpenChrome X.Org Driver Getting Ready For First Release In Over Two Years14 Feb 2016
Someone Wants To Step Up To Take Over The VIA OpenChrome Driver02 Feb 2016
VIA OpenChrome KMS Support Might Be Revived With Mainline Ambitions12 Dec 2015
VIA Rolls Out Fanless, Ruggedized PC Powered By Quad-Core x86 Eden CPU13 Aug 2015

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Virtualization
VirtualBox 5.1.6 Brings Many Fixes13 Sep 2016
QEMU 2.7 Released With Many Improvements For The Linux Virtualization Stack02 Sep 2016
Having Fun With Virgil 3D On Arch Linux With Wayland, Libvirt, SPICE02 Sep 2016
Performance Improvement For Virtual NVMe Devices16 Aug 2016
KVM Changes Lined Up For Linux 4.8 Kernel02 Aug 2016
OpenVZ 7.0 Becomes A Complete Linux Distribution, Based On VzLinux25 Jul 2016
QEMU 2.7 To Support New ARM Boards, Intel Graphics VFIO & More23 Jul 2016
Bareflank Is A New Linux Hypervisor Written In C++11/1421 Jul 2016
VirtualBox 5.1 Officially Released12 Jul 2016
VirtualBox 5.1 RC1 Released07 Jul 2016

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Vulkan
A Deep Dive Into Vulkan's Validation Layers28 Sep 2016
Performance-Boosting HiZ Patches Revised For Intel's Vulkan Linux Driver27 Sep 2016
RADV Vulkan Driver Can Now Correctly Render Talos Principle27 Sep 2016
LunarG's Vulkan Sample Tutorials Is Easy For Learning This New Graphics API23 Sep 2016
SPV_KHR_shader_ballot Is The First Cross-Vendor SPIR-V Extension22 Sep 2016
It's Been Another Exciting Week Of RADV Development (Radeon Vulkan)10 Sep 2016
Vulkan 1.0.26 Released06 Sep 2016
SMOL-V Is A Compression Effort On Vulkan's SPIR-V04 Sep 2016
RADV Radeon Vulkan Driver Continues Building Up Features Quickly03 Sep 2016
Vulkan 1.0.25 Moves To Single-Branch Model, Adds NVIDIA Extensions29 Aug 2016

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Wayland
Wayland 1.13 Is Open For Development24 Sep 2016
Wayland 1.12 Officially Released20 Sep 2016
Wayland 1.12 RC2 Released, Libinput 1.5.0 Is Out14 Sep 2016
Wayland/Weston 1.12 Release Candidate Arrives07 Sep 2016
SDL Now Supports Relative Mouse Mode On Wayland01 Sep 2016
Wayland 1.12 Beta Released30 Aug 2016
Keyboard Grabbing Protocol Proposed For Wayland30 Aug 2016
The State of Wayland's GSoC Project For Improved Output Handling22 Aug 2016
Wayland / Weston 1.12 Now Available In Alpha Form16 Aug 2016
Wayland-Protocols 1.7 Breaks XDG-Shell Backwards Compatibility15 Aug 2016

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WINE
Wine-Staging 1.9.19 Released19 Sep 2016
Wine 1.9.19 Brings Input Improvements, DC Rendering In Direct2D16 Sep 2016
Wine-Staging Adds 1D Textures For D3D10/D3D1111 Sep 2016
Wine 1.9.18 Released, Direct3D Command Stream Still Being Worked On02 Sep 2016
Some Quick Basic Gaming Tests With Wine/Wine-Staging vs. Linux vs. Windows30 Aug 2016
Wine 1.8.4 Released With Bug Fixes, Updated GPU Table22 Aug 2016
Wine 1.9.17 Released, Direct3D CSMT & D3D11 Still Lacking19 Aug 2016
Wine 1.9.16 Brings Further Direct3D CS Improvements05 Aug 2016
Wine 1.9.15 Lands More Direct3D Work, GDI Performance Improvements22 Jul 2016
Wine 1.9.14 Still Working On Shader Model 5, D3D Command Stream08 Jul 2016

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X.Org
X.Org's GLAMOR 2D Performance Continues To Be Tuned26 Sep 2016
The Student Working On "Soft" FP64 Support Is Good News For Older GPUs24 Sep 2016
NVIDIA's Proposal For A New API Better Than GBM Has Already Made Some Progress23 Sep 2016
2D Rendering On X11 Remains Barely Faster Than CPU Rendering23 Sep 2016
XDC2017 X.Org/Mesa/Wayland Conference To Be Hosted By Google22 Sep 2016
XDC2016 Day 1: GLVND, Tizen Wayland/Vulkan, PRIME Sync21 Sep 2016
NVIDIA Presents Over GBM vs. EGLStreams, The Big Wayland Support Debate Continues21 Sep 2016
X.Org's XDC2016 Will Be Livestreamed This Week20 Sep 2016
X.Org Server 1.19 Release Candidate 119 Sep 2016
Raspbian Likely To Use Firmware-Based KMS For Raspberry Pi As Temporary Measure19 Sep 2016

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