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
AMD Zen Reportedly Delayed Until Early Next Year08 Jun 2016
AMD Confirms RX 480 At $199 USD, Other APU & Polaris Announcements31 May 2016
AMD May Sell Its Radeon RX 480 "Polaris" For Just $199 USD31 May 2016
Get Ready For AMD's Livestream Tomorrow Night30 May 2016
AMD Open-Sources FireRays 2.0 Ray-Tracing Library16 May 2016
AMD Open-Sources Compressonator Project12 May 2016
DRI3 Is Now Flipped On For xf86-video-ati X.Org Driver11 May 2016
AMD To Enable DRI3 By Default On Latest X.Org Servers10 May 2016
Developers Still Hoping For AMD DAL Support In Linux 4.730 Apr 2016
AMD Posts Secure Memory Encryption For The Linux Kernel (SME)26 Apr 2016

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731 Articles
BSD
DragonFly's HAMMER2 File-System Sees Some Improvements25 Jun 2016
FreeBSD 11.0 Alpha 5 Released, Schedule So Far Going On Track25 Jun 2016
FreeBSD Is Trying To Figure Out If Anyone Uses Its VGL Graphics Library21 Jun 2016
FreeBSD 11.0 Alpha 4 Released19 Jun 2016
DragonFlyBSD Has Initial NVMe Driver Support06 Jun 2016
LibreSSL 2.4 Released01 Jun 2016
ZFS Fault Management Daemon Added To FreeBSD30 May 2016
FreeBSD Now Has Initial Graphics Support For Bhyve29 May 2016
NetBSD 7.0.1 Brings Bug & Security Fixes28 May 2016
GhostBSD 10.3 Alpha 2 Has Many Fixes, 64-bit UEFI25 May 2016

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354 Articles
Compiler
PHP 7.1 Alpha 2 Released27 Jun 2016
GCC Compiler Adds Support For ARM's Cortex-A7322 Jun 2016
LLVM's Clang Is Working On Unified Offloading Support18 Jun 2016
LLVM Has New "parallel-lib" Sub-Project17 Jun 2016
LLVM's Clang Begins Better Supporting Musl Libc14 Jun 2016
LDC D Compiler 1.0 Adds Objective-C Support, Full ARM Compatibility13 Jun 2016
LLVM 3.9 Planned For Release In Late August13 Jun 2016
Making The Case For Using Rust At Low Levels On Linux Systems10 Jun 2016
LLVM Looks At Moving From SVN To Git Via GitHub31 May 2016
Rust 1.9 Released26 May 2016

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738 Articles
Coreboot
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
Coreboot Gets Ported To A Unique Industrial Board29 Apr 2016
Broadwell-DE SoC / Xeon D Support Added To Coreboot14 Apr 2016
Coreboot Ported To Run On Lenovo's ThinkPad T42014 Apr 2016
Intel Appears To Be Rolling Out FSP 2.0 Blob08 Mar 2016
Better Intel Skylake & Galileo Support Arrives For Coreboot02 Mar 2016

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117 Articles
Debian
Debian Stretch Continues Eyeing GCC 624 Jun 2016
Debian 8.5 Released, Debian 7.11 Is Out Too For Ending Wheezy04 Jun 2016
The Sixth Alpha Release For Debian Installer Stretch21 May 2016
ZFS Finally Lands In Debian13 May 2016
Raspbian Update Released With Pi 3 Bluetooth UI, SD Card Copier13 May 2016
Some Fresh Debian 8.4 vs. Debian Testing (Stretch) For A Xeon + Radeon System08 May 2016
Debian's i386 Builds Now Require 686-Class CPUs07 May 2016
Beta Released Of Devuan, The Systemd-Free Version Of Debian30 Apr 2016
Debian 8.4 Released With Security Fixes, Other Package Updates02 Apr 2016
It's Looking Like Debian 9.0 Stretch Won't Support OwnCloud27 Mar 2016

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175 Articles
Desktop
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
Cinnamon 3.0 Officially Announced25 Apr 2016
Cinnamon 3.0 Desktop Primed For Release24 Apr 2016
Enlightenment 0.21 Now In Alpha With Better Wayland Support12 Apr 2016
Xfce 4.14 Development Is Focused Around GTK3 Porting12 Apr 2016
MATE 1.14 Desktop Release Is Incoming08 Apr 2016
Blender 2.77 Released With GPU Improvements20 Mar 2016
WebAssembly Support Begins Materializing In Multiple Browsers15 Mar 2016

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220 Articles
Fedora
Fedora Users Now Have An Experimental Firefox Wayland Package22 Jun 2016
Fedora 24 Officially Released: Powered By Linux 4.5 & GNOME 3.2021 Jun 2016
I Am Super Excited About Fedora 2421 Jun 2016
Fedora 23 vs. Fedora 24 On A Core i5 Skylake System21 Jun 2016
Fedora 24 Is Cleared For Landing Next Week16 Jun 2016
PHP 7.0 Is Being Planned For Fedora 2514 Jun 2016
Fedora 24 Has Been Delayed Once More09 Jun 2016
H.264 Support Finally Comes To Fedora Via Cisco's OpenH26412 May 2016
Fedora 24 Beta Looks Nice, But Will They Ever Stop Mucking Up Anaconda?10 May 2016
Fedora 24 Beta Released10 May 2016

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611 Articles
Free Software
PostgreSQL 9.6 Beta 2 Released23 Jun 2016
BusyBox 1.25 Released21 Jun 2016
Nextcloud 9 Released, All Enterprise Features To Be Opened Up14 Jun 2016
Git 2.9 Released: Adds Git-MultiMail, Many Sub-Command Improvements13 Jun 2016
POCL Has Been Making Progress On HSA Support11 Jun 2016
PHP 7.1 Alpha Released With Void Return Type, Multi Catch10 Jun 2016
Libjpeg-Turbo 1.5 Released With More Performance Optimizations07 Jun 2016
Running Some New Benchmarks On The GTX 1080 (Octane Render, OpenCL)06 Jun 2016
OwnCloud Issues Statement Over Today's Nextcloud Fork, OwnCloud Inc Closes Up Shop02 Jun 2016
OwnCloud Has Been Forked By Former Developers, Founder02 Jun 2016

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1191 Articles
GNOME
Flatpak Officially Announced For "Next Generation Linux Applications"21 Jun 2016
GTK's Roadmap Updated, Here's What Is Coming For GNOME 3.2220 Jun 2016
More Planning Details For GTK4 & Beyond14 Jun 2016
GNOME's GTK Developers Come Up With A Plan For GTK+ 413 Jun 2016
Clasen: Continuing To Push Modularity On The Linux Desktop07 Jun 2016
The New Control Center Is Being Worked On For GNOME 3.2228 May 2016
GNOME 3.21.2 Released With More Wayland Improvements, Flatpak27 May 2016
GNOME Games 3.22 Will Support Atari 2600 & 7800 Titles21 May 2016
GNOME's Sandboxing Tech "XDG-App" Now Renamed To "Flatpak"13 May 2016
GNOME 3.20.2 Released As Last Update To GNOME 3.2012 May 2016

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650 Articles
GNU
FSF Issues Statement Against Intel's Management Engine (ME)10 Jun 2016
GNU Taler 0.0.0 Released: GNU Tries To Get Into Electronic Payments03 Jun 2016
GDB Debugger Now Supports The Rust Language, Other GNU Toolchain Improvements03 Jun 2016
GCC 5.4 Compiler Released, Fixed 147+ Bugs03 Jun 2016
Gnuastro: GNU Gets Into Astronomy31 May 2016
GNU Make 4.2 Released22 May 2016
Libreboot, Coreboot Downstream, Becomes A GNU Project19 May 2016
GNU Hurd 0.8 & Mach 1.7 Released18 May 2016
gNewSense 5 Hopes To Be A Speedier Release Of The FSF-Approved Linux OS07 May 2016
FSF-Approved gNewSense 4 GNU/Linux Distribution Released06 May 2016

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169 Articles
Google
Chrome 53 Should Be Blazing Fast11 Jun 2016
Chrome 52 Beta Brings CSS Containment, Push Improvements10 Jun 2016
Android-x86 6.0-RC1 Released With OpenGL ES Via Mesa, Linux 4.4.1209 Jun 2016
Chrome OS Keyboard Backlight LEDs Will Be Supported By Linux 4.728 May 2016
Google Chrome 51 Released As Stable25 May 2016
Google Play Along With All Android Apps Are Coming To Chrome OS19 May 2016
Android N DP3 Considered Beta Quality, Adds VR Mode18 May 2016
Chrome 51 Beta Brings Lower Overhead For Offscreen Rendering, Up To 30% Power Savings29 Apr 2016
Google Summer of Code 2016 Projects Announced23 Apr 2016
Google Chrome 50 Released With Wayland Support13 Apr 2016

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220 Articles
Hardware
A Variety Of OpenGL/OpenCL NVIDIA 367.27 vs. AMD Linux 4.7 + Mesa Git Benchmarks27 Jun 2016
MediaTek Announces An Interesting Deca-Core ARM Dev Board27 Jun 2016
Finishing Up The Second Butcher Block + Galvanized Steel Desk Build25 Jun 2016
The Relative Windows vs. Linux Performance For NVIDIA, Intel & AMD25 Jun 2016
More Mediatek DRM Display Work Is Coming For Linux 4.824 Jun 2016
PulseAudio 9.0 Released With Many Audio Improvements22 Jun 2016
The Phoronix Office Over The Years21 Jun 2016
Snagging A Deal On My Newest 4K Adaptive-Sync Monitor For Linux Testing18 Jun 2016
Reports Are Circulating That Samsung Wants To Switch More Devices Over To Tizen13 Jun 2016
Linux Makes Progress On Prepping NVMe-Over-Fabrics Support07 Jun 2016

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922 Articles
Intel
Intel Submits Another Batch Of DRM Graphics Driver Updates For Linux 4.822 Jun 2016
Trying Various OpenGL 4.x Games On Linux With An Intel Skylake Core i522 Jun 2016
Trying The Intel Vulkan Driver On Skylake With Dota 2 + Talos Principle20 Jun 2016
Intel Is Insanely Close To Showing Off OpenGL 4.5 With Their Mesa Driver16 Jun 2016
Intel's Vulkan Linux Driver Should Now Work With Dota 214 Jun 2016
Intel Currently Has No Plans For A Turbo Boost Max 3.0 Linux Driver13 Jun 2016
Revised Patches For One Of The Last GL 4.4 Items For Intel's Mesa Driver11 Jun 2016
Intel Lands Its First Batch Of Graphics Driver Changes For Linux 4.8 Into DRM-Next02 Jun 2016
Intel Finally Unleashes Broadwell-E: Top End CPU Will Cost You $1723 USD31 May 2016
VA-API VP9 Encode For GStreamer, Should Be In Good Shape For Kaby Lake30 May 2016

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985 Articles
KDE
The State Of Wayland For KDE Plasma 5.721 Jun 2016
KDE Developers Have Been Working On Improved Windows Support18 Jun 2016
KDE Plasma 5.7 Beta Released17 Jun 2016
KDE Frameworks 5.23 Released13 Jun 2016
KDE Neon User Edition 5.6 Is Released So You Can Easily Experience Plasma 5.609 Jun 2016
KDE Plasma 5.7 To Have New Task Manager Library Supporting Wayland07 Jun 2016
KWayland Getting Virtual Framebuffer Support01 Jun 2016
KDE's Krita 3.0 Officially Released31 May 2016
KDE Partition Manager 2.2 Brings Proper LUKS Support29 May 2016
Virtual Keyboard Support For KWin / KDE Wayland 5.725 May 2016

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572 Articles
LibreOffice
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
LTO'ing LibreOffice With GCC 619 Mar 2016
Collabora Office 5.0 Released As Its LibreOffice Enterprise Flavor05 Mar 2016
LibreOffice Now Has GTK3-Native Menus28 Feb 2016
LibreOffice Gets GTK3 Native Context Menus & More25 Feb 2016

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73 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
Dolpin 5.0 Emulator Released, Now Requires OpenGL 3 & 64-bit24 Jun 2016
SuperTuxKart 0.9.2 Is On The Way16 Jun 2016
Unity3D Is Prepping To Roll Out A Number Of 2D Improvements13 Jun 2016
Talos Principle Now Has Vulkan Optimizations, 32-bit Support11 Jun 2016
Hitman 2016 Looks Like It Could Be Coming To Linux09 Jun 2016
GLFW 3.2 Released With Vulkan Support09 Jun 2016
Relative Mouse Mode Now Supported By Mir On SDL207 Jun 2016
Shadow of Mordor Performance For The GeForce GTX 1080 On Linux06 Jun 2016
The Number Of Linux Games Has More Than Quadrupled In The Past Two Years05 Jun 2016
Get The Steam Controller For $35 USD This Weekend For Your Linux Gaming Needs04 Jun 2016

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1220 Articles
Linux Kernel
Linux 4.7-rc5 Kernel Released26 Jun 2016
A Significant Linux 4.7 Kernel Performance Regression Has Now Been Resolved26 Jun 2016
Linux 4.7-rc4 Kernel Released20 Jun 2016
A Proper TSN Driver Is Being Worked On For The Linux Kernel (Time Sensitive Networking)14 Jun 2016
Linux 4.7-rc3 Kernel Has Been Released To End A Quiet Week12 Jun 2016
More DRM Code Gets Aligned For Linux 4.8 Via DRM-Next09 Jun 2016
The Linux DRM Drivers Continue Marching Ahead With Atomic Support06 Jun 2016
Linux 4.7-rc2 Kernel Released05 Jun 2016
The Linux 4.7 Kernel Builds Are Finally Playing Nicely Again On All My Systems05 Jun 2016
OpenSUSE Tumbleweed Soon Switching To Linux 4.6, Clear Linux Already On 4.601 Jun 2016

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1375 Articles
Linux Storage
Apple Designs New File-System To Succeed HFS+13 Jun 2016
CoreOS Announces "Torus" Linux Distributed Storage System01 Jun 2016
Reiser4 Is Now Available For Linux 4.626 May 2016
XFS Brings Bug Fixes & Minor Improvements To Linux 4.726 May 2016
EXT4 Has Many Bug Fixes For Linux 4.725 May 2016
ZAC / Shingled Magnetic Recording Device Work For The Linux 4.7 Kernel23 May 2016
F2FS & Btrfs Get Fixes For Linux 4.7 Kernel22 May 2016
Async Discard Support Comes For Linux 4.717 May 2016
ZFS On Linux 0.6.5.7 Brings Linux 4.6 Support, Bug Fixes14 May 2016
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.8 Deprecates Btrfs10 May 2016

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167 Articles
Mesa
Mesa Needs Some Last Minute Patches For Polaris24 Jun 2016
Mesa 12.0 RC4 Released, Mesa 12 Officially Coming Soon21 Jun 2016
The On-Disk Shader Cache For Mesa's Intel Driver Has Been Revived21 Jun 2016
Mesa Lands Support For GL_EXT_window_rectangles19 Jun 2016
RadeonSI & Intel Both Get Patches For Boosting Compute Shader Performance13 Jun 2016
Mesa 12.0 Release Candidate 2 Hits The Web07 Jun 2016
Much Faster MSAA Anti-Aliasing Is Coming For R600g/RadeonSI05 Jun 2016
The Intel Mesa Driver's Three Intermediate Representations02 Jun 2016
Mesa 12.1-dev Is Off To The Races01 Jun 2016
On Linux 4.6, Some Fresh RadeonSI Mesa 11.2 vs. Mesa Git Benchmarks01 Jun 2016

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911 Articles
Microsoft
.NET Core 1.0 Released27 Jun 2016
Microsoft Spins Its Own FreeBSD Image For The Cloud09 Jun 2016
Microsoft Open-Sources Edge's WebGL Implementation08 Jun 2016
Microsoft Rolls Out .NET Core RC2, .NET Core SDK Preview 1 With Linux Support16 May 2016
Microsoft's .NET Now Works On NetBSD05 May 2016
KDE Akonadi Support For Microsoft Exchange01 May 2016
Microsoft Explains More About Their Windows Subsystem For Linux25 Apr 2016
Microsoft Releases Visual Studio Code 1.0, Linux Still Supported14 Apr 2016
Microsoft Is Making Xamarin Free, Will Open-Source Its SDK31 Mar 2016
Ubuntu's User-Space Ported To Run On Windows 10 By Canonical/Microsoft30 Mar 2016

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104 Articles
Mozilla
The Tech Preview Of Servo/Browser.html Is Imminent!27 Jun 2016
Firefox 48 Expected To Finally Enable Electrolysis By Default08 Jun 2016
Firefox 47.0 Is Ready For Release06 Jun 2016
Servo Continues Making Progress For Shipping Components In Gecko, Browser.html09 May 2016
Mozilla's WebExtensions API Is In Good Shape For Firefox 4830 Apr 2016
Firefox 47 Beta Enables VP9, Embedded YouTube Videos Use HTML528 Apr 2016
Firefox 46.0 Is Ready To Ship, GTK3 Support Appears Finally Baked25 Apr 2016
Mozilla To Begin Offering Firefox In Snap Format For Ubuntu21 Apr 2016
Some Of What You Can Find On Mozilla's Servo Roadmap18 Apr 2016
Mozilla Thunderbird 45.0 Is Now Available13 Apr 2016

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212 Articles
Multimedia
FFmpeg 3.1 Is Primed With New Features: Includes H.264/HEVC VA-API Encoding27 Jun 2016
Ardour 5.0 Digital Audio Workstation Makes A Step Closer To Reality02 Jun 2016
VP9 Encode Support Added To VA-API27 May 2016
FFmpeg Lands VA-API H.264 / H.265 / MJPEG Encoder Support15 May 2016
LibreELEC 7.0 Released For A Kodi 16.1 Experience26 Apr 2016
Kodi 16.1 Arrives With Many Fixes24 Apr 2016
Libav Adds H.264 & MPEG4 Encoders Using OpenMAX IL13 Apr 2016
LibreELEC Takes Flight As OpenELEC Fork12 Apr 2016
MythTV 0.28 Released11 Apr 2016
OpenToonz Animation Software Begins Seeing Linux Support30 Mar 2016

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207 Articles
Nouveau
Nouveau Fermi Gets OpenGL 4.2 Support Flipped On21 May 2016
Nouveau Open-Source NVIDIA Code Finally Starts Lining Up For Linux 4.720 May 2016
Patches Published For Taking Nouveau Fermi Support Up To OpenGL 4.214 May 2016
Nouveau NVC0 Compute Shader Support Is On For GTK110+ GPUs10 May 2016
Nouveau NVC0 Appears Ready With OpenGL 4.2 Support For Select NVIDIA GPUs26 Apr 2016
Over/Under Volting & Clocking Improvements Under Review For Nouveau19 Apr 2016
Here's An Ubuntu Kernel Build If You Want To Help Test Nouveau Boost Support17 Apr 2016
Nouveau vs. Modesetting X.Org Drivers For Open-Source NVIDIA Users06 Apr 2016
OpenGL Compute Shader Support Lands For Nouveau GK104 & GM107+01 Apr 2016
There Is A Steam Linux Game Where Nouveau On Kepler Is Outperforming NVIDIA's Blob31 Mar 2016

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307 Articles
NVIDIA
NVIDIA Linux Performance-Per-Dollar: What The RX 480 Will Have To Compete Against25 Jun 2016
NVIDIA Launches Tesla P100 PCI-E Card20 Jun 2016
Running The NVIDIA 367.27 Linux Driver With The GeForce GTX 107014 Jun 2016
NVIDIA 367.27 Linux Driver Released As Stable With VDPAU Feature Set H13 Jun 2016
CUDA vs. OpenCL GPGPU Performance On NVIDIA's Pascal12 Jun 2016
Some Extra, One-Off Benchmarks Of The GeForce GTX 1080 On Linux04 Jun 2016
See How Your Linux System Compares To The Performance Of A GeForce GTX 108003 Jun 2016
Fresh 10-Way GeForce Linux Benchmarks With The NVIDIA 367.18 Driver30 May 2016
GeForce GTX 1070 Looks Great, At Least Under Windows29 May 2016
NVIDIA CUDA 8 Release Candidate Now Available27 May 2016

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554 Articles
Operating Systems
OpenMandriva Lx 3.0 Beta 2 Released27 Jun 2016
PowerNex: A Kernel Written In The D Programming Language25 Jun 2016
Solus 1.2 Linux Distribution Released20 Jun 2016
Antergos Spins New ISOs, The Last Time Pushing 32-bit Media19 Jun 2016
Tux, Say Hi To Apple's macOS "Sierra"13 Jun 2016
Linux Mint 18 Beta Appears Ready For Testing07 Jun 2016
Manjaro Linux 16.06 Released, Powered By Linux 4.4 & Latest Arch06 Jun 2016
Endless Computer Makes Their GNOME-Focused Linux OS Available To Everyone02 Jun 2016
New Gentoo LiveDVD Released, Powered By Linux 4.5 & Supports ZFS27 May 2016
Genode OS 16.05 Adds Rust Support, Updated Device Drivers27 May 2016

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407 Articles
Oracle
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
Oracle & Canonical Collaborate Over Their Competing Linux OSes On OpenStack23 Sep 2014

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155 Articles
Phoronix
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
AMDGPU, Dota 2 Vulkan, NVIDIA Pascal Were Wowing Linux Users31 May 2016
There Is Less Than One Month To Go Until Phoronix Turns 12: Big Articles Ahead10 May 2016
Windows 10 & People Learning I'm Not A Robot Were The Most Popular Stories This Month30 Apr 2016
I've Had Enough & Today Everyone Has The Phoronix Premium Experience07 Apr 2016
It's Been Six Years Since The Phoronix Chernobyl Adventure03 Apr 2016
The Linux Benchmarking Systems Are Starting To Be Powered Back Up16 Mar 2016

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535 Articles
Phoronix Test Suite
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
Phoronix Test Suite 6.4 M2 Brings More Phoromatic, Stress Testing Improvements06 May 2016
Over 18 Million Tests & Benchmark Suites Have Been Downloaded From OpenBenchmarking.org03 May 2016
PTS Stress-Run Continues To Mature To Push Hardware/Software To Their Limits29 Apr 2016
Phoronix Test Suite 6.4 Milestone 1 Released With Stress Benchmarking Improvements25 Apr 2016
Email Notifications About New Benchmarking Results, Linux Performance Regressions15 Apr 2016

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71 Articles
Premium
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
You Can Now Support Us (Again) When Shopping At NewEgg13 Mar 2016
Vulkan Benchmarking Plans, Last Day For Valentine Premium Special16 Feb 2016
Are You Having Problems Seeing Graphs In Our Latest Articles?15 Feb 2016
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
Our Black Friday Linux Deal Has Been Extended!28 Nov 2015

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11 Articles
Proprietary Software
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
BitTorrent's Sync Now Offers Official Linux Packages18 Feb 2016
Opera Browser Receives Buy Out Offer For $1.2 Billion USD10 Feb 2016
Windows 10 Reportedly On 200+ Million Devices30 Dec 2015
Adobe Renaming Flash Software To "Animate CC"01 Dec 2015
Opera 35 For Linux Finally Shipping RPMs19 Nov 2015

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109 Articles
Qt
Qt 5.6.1-1 Released To Fix A Critical Problem22 Jun 2016
The Qt Company Is Still Aiming To Get Qt 5.8 Out This Year20 Jun 2016
New Technology Preview Of QtWebKit19 Jun 2016
Qt 5.7.0 Officially Is Out16 Jun 2016
Qt 5.7 Is Bringing A New Qt Wayland Compositor API13 Jun 2016
Qt WebKit Looks To Be Making A Comeback12 Jun 2016
Qt 5.6.1 Now Available08 Jun 2016
Qt Automotive Suite Announced08 Jun 2016
Qt 5.7 Bringing Good Support For NVIDIA's DRIVE CX07 Jun 2016
Qt 5.6.1 Should Be Released This Week, Test Packages Available06 Jun 2016

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224 Articles
Radeon
Place Your Bets Now About The Power Efficiency Of The Radeon RX 480 On Linux26 Jun 2016
Some Of The AMDGPU Changes Being Worked On For Linux 4.826 Jun 2016
What You Need To Do To Your Linux System If You Want Open-Source RX 480 Support26 Jun 2016
Radeon RX 480 Linux Testing Is Happening Right Now22 Jun 2016
AMDGPU Fixes For Polaris Queuing Up For Linux 4.722 Jun 2016
AMDGPU DRM Driver Updates To Work With Production Polaris GPUs21 Jun 2016
Why The R9 290 & Other Select Radeon GPUs Are Performing Miserably On Linux 4.720 Jun 2016
5-Way Mesa 12.1-dev + Linux 4.7 Git Radeon Comparison19 Jun 2016
AMD Opens Up A New Mailing List For Open-Source AMDGPU Development15 Jun 2016
AMD's Radeon RX Announcement For E3 201613 Jun 2016

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445 Articles
Red Hat
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
Scientific Linux 7.2 Officially Released06 Feb 2016
Scientific Linux 7.2 Planned For Release Next Week30 Jan 2016
Trying CentOS 7 Linux On An Intel Xeon E3 Skylake System16 Dec 2015
CentOS 7 1511 Updates To GNOME 3.14, KDE 4.1414 Dec 2015

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134 Articles
Standards
New Vulkan Slides; Wondering If "OpenGL 4.6" Will Be Out This Summer07 Jun 2016
The Importance Of Benchmark Automation & Why I Hate Running Linux Games Manually04 Jun 2016
HSA 1.1 Brings Multi-Vendor Support & More31 May 2016
IWOCL 2016 Slides Posted To Learn More About The Latest OpenCL Tech04 May 2016
The State Of OpenCL Computing Language (2016)03 May 2016
Khronos Releases OpenVX 1.1 API02 May 2016
Eve: A New VP9 Video Encoder Offering Much Better Results02 May 2016
OpenGL SC 2.0 Released For Safety Critical Graphics20 Apr 2016
Khronos Releases OpenCL 2.2 Provisional Spec, OpenCL C++ Kernel Language18 Apr 2016
GLbinding 2.0 Released As A C++ Binding To OpenGL05 Apr 2016

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114 Articles
SUSE
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
openSUSE 42.1 Leap Released04 Nov 2015
OpenSUSE 42.1 Tweaked For Better Out-Of-The-Box Performance03 Nov 2015
OpenSUSE Tumbleweed Lands Many KDE-Related Updates28 Oct 2015
OpenSUSE 42.1 Leap Hits Release Candidate15 Oct 2015

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153 Articles
systemd
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
What Systemd Developers Want To Change With Linux User-Space In 201606 Feb 2016
Systemd Saw The Most Commits Ever In 201503 Jan 2016
BUS1: A New Linux Kernel IPC Bus Being Made By Systemd Developers09 Dec 2015
Understanding Systemd's Event Loop API20 Nov 2015
Systemd 228 Ships New Features18 Nov 2015

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105 Articles
Ubuntu
Ubuntu 16.10 Continues Planning For The Linux 4.8 Kernel09 Jun 2016
Ubuntu OTA-11 Released As Newest Version For Ubuntu Phones01 Jun 2016
Ubuntu MATE 16.10 Moving To GTK325 May 2016
It Looks Like Canonical Will Soon Publish Vulkan Mir Support On Mesa21 May 2016
Mir Shells/Compositors Now Can Handle Desktop OpenGL20 May 2016
Unity 8 Continues To Improve, But Still Has Rough Edges10 May 2016
Ubuntu 16.10 Developer Summit Videos To Watch This Weekend06 May 2016
DRI3 On (X)Ubuntu 16.04 Still isn't Enough For Intel Graphics To Compete With Others04 May 2016
Initial Planning For Ubuntu 16.10 Today At UOS03 May 2016
Ubuntu 16.10 Isn't Going To Use Mir / Unity 8 By Default03 May 2016

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940 Articles
Valve
Steam Beta Brings Many Improvements For Steam Controllers16 Jun 2016
Steam Client Now Stable With Better AMD Vulkan Performance11 Jun 2016
Steam Client Stable vs. Beta Tests With Vulkan On AMDGPU-PRO10 Jun 2016
At Just $35, Now Is A Great Time To Try Out Valve's ARM-Linux-Powered Steam Link02 Jun 2016
Valve's Steam Survey Shows Linux Gaming Fall To One Of The Lowest Levels Ever01 Jun 2016
Steam Client Beta Brings Improvements For Vulkan Gamers18 May 2016
Latest Valve Data Puts Steam Linux Marketshare At 0.90%02 May 2016
It's Been Four Years Since Revealing Many Early Steam Linux Details24 Apr 2016
Valve Reports Steam Linux Usage Fell Further In March01 Apr 2016
It Was Only 4 Years Ago That Many Thought Steam On Linux Was An April Fools' Day Joke30 Mar 2016

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VIA
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
VIA Announces It Sold Off Part Of Its Assets31 Jul 2015
The Plans For The New VIA Gallium3D Driver & DRM/KMS Linux Driver13 Jan 2015
A New VIA OpenChrome Gallium3D Driver Is Under Development08 Jan 2015

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Virtualization
Xen Orchestra 5.0 Released With Several New Features24 Jun 2016
Xen Project 4.7 Released23 Jun 2016
Virt-Manager 1.4 Exposes The New OpenGL Options19 Jun 2016
VirtualBox 5.1 Beta Released, Qt5 Porting & Better Python 3 Support03 Jun 2016
Handling I/O Bursts With QEMU 2.624 May 2016
Early Virgil 3D Results Show This Virtual GPU For QEMU Has Room For Improvement19 May 2016
KVM AVIC Support Coming To Linux 4.7 For Improving AMD Virtualization Performance19 May 2016
QEMU 2.6 Officially Released12 May 2016
QEMU 2.6 Is Due In Just Over One Week With Many New Features23 Apr 2016
QEMU 2.6 Is Coming With Many Improvements30 Mar 2016

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Vulkan
ErupteD Brings Vulkan To The D Programming Language26 Jun 2016
Dolphin Emulator Is Working On A Vulkan Backend26 Jun 2016
Vulkan 1.0.18 Adds Queue Operation Terminology25 Jun 2016
There Is A Minecraft Mod Being Worked On To Support Vulkan12 Jun 2016
There's A Project Working To Implement Direct3D D3D9 Over Vulkan11 Jun 2016
It's Now Easier Trying Out The Latest Git Version Of Intel's Vulkan Linux Driver03 Jun 2016
What A Developer Thinks About Vulkan After Using It In A Game Engine01 Jun 2016
AMD Releases CodeXL 2.1 With Vulkan Support31 May 2016
Vulkan Continues In Their Weekly Cadence: Vulkan 1.0.15 Released28 May 2016
SteamOS 2.80 Brewmaster Lands The AMDGPU-PRO Driver26 May 2016

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Wayland
Wayland's Weston Continues Going Through Refactoring24 Jun 2016
NEMO-UX Goes Commercial To Focus On Futuristic, Multi-User Wayland13 Jun 2016
Wayland's Weston Nukes Its Raspberry Pi Backend/Renderer03 Jun 2016
Wayland 1.12 Planned For Release In September01 Jun 2016
Wayland 1.11 Officially Released31 May 2016
Wayland 1.11 & Weston 1.11 Up To Release Candidate State24 May 2016
Wayland-Protocols 1.4 Adds The Viewporter Extension23 May 2016
Wayland/Weston 1.11 Beta Released18 May 2016
A Wayland Developer Shares His Concerns About NVIDIA's EGLStreams Proposal13 May 2016
Streams vs. GBM: The Fight Continues Over NVIDIA's Proposed Wayland Route12 May 2016

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WINE
Wine 1.9.13 Continues Working On Shader Model 5, Direct3D Command Stream24 Jun 2016
Wine 1.8.3 Released With More Bug Fixes16 Jun 2016
Wine 1.9.12 Works On More Shader Model 4 Support10 Jun 2016
Wine-Staging 1.9.11 Begins Looking Towards DOOM On Linux31 May 2016
Wine 1.9.11 Has Direct3D 11 Improvements27 May 2016
Wine-Staging 1.9.10 Brings Rewritten CSMT Multi-Threading For Linux Gamers18 May 2016
Wine 1.9.10 Has Video Output Improvements, C++ Runtime Fixes16 May 2016
Wine-Staging 1.9.9 Shipped Some Patches To Mainline, Cleaned Up Other Code03 May 2016
Wine 1.9.9 Is Still Working On D3D Command Stream Support29 Apr 2016
Wine-Staging 1.9.8 Improves 64-bit Windows App/Game Support19 Apr 2016

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X.Org
The State Of The X.Org GSoC 2016 Projects24 Jun 2016
X.Org Is Looking For A Host For XDC 201708 Jun 2016
Arcan: A New Open-Source Display Server Built Atop A Game Engine30 May 2016
X.Org's Indirect GLX State Is Frightening Researchers27 May 2016
Threaded Input Finally Lands In The X.Org Server26 May 2016
X.Org's XDC2016 Issues Call For Papers12 May 2016
Threaded Input Has Been Revised Again For The X.Org Server12 May 2016
X.Org Members Approve Becoming Part Of The SPI Organization27 Apr 2016
GLAMOR vs. EXA 2D Radeon Performance On X.Org Server 1.18.3 / Ubuntu 16.0424 Apr 2016
The Critically-Important X.Org Elections Are Ending Soon24 Apr 2016

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