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AMD
GLSL/TGSI On-Disk Shader Cache Lands In Mesa For R600g/RadeonSI22 Feb 2017
AMD Ryzen 7 CPUs Shipping 2 March, Pre-Order Today22 Feb 2017
Radeon GPU Analyzer Open-Sourced: Analyze OpenGL / Vulkan / OpenCL10 Feb 2017
AMDGPU "UMR" Debugger Open-Sourced04 Feb 2017
AMDGPU-PRO 16.60 Released26 Jan 2017
AMD HSA IL / BRIG Front-End Still Hoping To Get Into GCC 715 Jan 2017
The POWER8 Libre System Looks Set To Fail, Now There's An AMD Libre System Effort09 Jan 2017
AMD Reveals More Vega GPU Architecture Details05 Jan 2017
Linux 4.10 Is Hopefully In Good Shape For AMD Zen / Ryzen Processors24 Dec 2016
AMD Publishes "Polaris 12" Support For AMDGPU+RadeonSI Linux Driver19 Dec 2016

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775 Articles
BSD
NetBSD Accomplishes Reproducible Builds20 Feb 2017
FreeBSD 12 Looking At Dropping SVR4 Binary Compatibility15 Feb 2017
FreeBSD Ended Out 2016 With Work On Using The LLD Linker, ARM64, LXQt Porting14 Feb 2017
BSD @ FOSDEM 2017: Encrypted Disks, Go, CloudABI05 Feb 2017
It's Become Much Easier To Run Steam On FreeBSD-Derived TrueOS03 Feb 2017
OPNsense 17.1 Released, Based On FreeBSD 1131 Jan 2017
GhostBSD 11.0 Pre-Alpha 4 Released30 Jan 2017
NetBSD Making Progress On LLDB Debugger Support23 Jan 2017
TrueOS Making Use Of OpenRC Init System, Faster Boot Times21 Jan 2017
DragonFlyBSD Installer Updated To Support UEFI System Setup15 Jan 2017

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405 Articles
Compiler
LLVM/Clang 4.0 Is Running Late Due To Seven Blocker Bugs23 Feb 2017
Cavium ThunderX Support Added To LLVM20 Feb 2017
Go 1.8 Released With Various Performance Improvements16 Feb 2017
HHVM 3.18 Released With Garbage Collection Options, Ubuntu 16.10 Support15 Feb 2017
Futhark: A Pure, Functional Language For GPU Computing15 Feb 2017
GCC 7 To Have Better Test Coverage, Unit Testing14 Feb 2017
Clangd: LLVM's Clang Gets A Server13 Feb 2017
LLVM 4.0 RC2 Steps Up10 Feb 2017
Corrode Is Still Advancing For Auto-Translating C Code To Rust05 Feb 2017
Rust Programming Language 1.15 Released02 Feb 2017

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821 Articles
Coreboot
Raptor Engineering Hopes To Bring OpenBMC To An ASUS Motherboard12 Feb 2017
Intel Leafhill & ThinkPad L520 Added To Coreboot25 Jan 2017
Librecore: Aiming To Be A Better Libre Spin Of Coreboot19 Jan 2017
Google "Poppy" Kabylake Board Added To Coreboot20 Dec 2016
100% Of The 289 Coreboot Images Are Now Built Reproducible20 Dec 2016
Another Old Intel Motherboard Gets Picked Up By Coreboot09 Nov 2016
AMD Stoney Ridge Support Lands In Coreboot08 Nov 2016
Google "Eve" Kabylake System Gains Coreboot Support01 Nov 2016
Coreboot Lands More RISC-V / lowRISC Code25 Oct 2016
Coreboot 4.5 Officially Released24 Oct 2016

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132 Articles
Debian
Debian 9.0 Stretch Is Now Frozen06 Feb 2017
Debian Installer's 9.0 Stretch RC2 Released01 Feb 2017
Debian Linux Is Now Available For NVIDIA's Jetson TX126 Jan 2017
Debian Installer Stretch RC 1 Arrives, The /usr Merge Has Been Postponed15 Jan 2017
Debian 8.7 Jessie Released14 Jan 2017
Debian Stretch Enters Its Soft Freeze, Full Freeze In One Month07 Jan 2017
Intel Iris Pro OpenGL Benchmarks On Debian 9 Testing01 Jan 2017
Debian Eyes Automatic Updates For New Installations23 Dec 2016
Raspberry Pi Foundation Spins Debian+PIXEL Desktop for i386 Systems21 Dec 2016
Systemd-Free Debian Fork Devuan Releases Its Second Beta30 Nov 2016

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200 Articles
Desktop
Xfce Parole Media Player 0.9 Released11 Feb 2017
Gentoo Developer: Is The Linux Desktop Less Secure Than Windows 10?05 Feb 2017
Budgie Desktop To Begin Decoupling From GNOME, Will Use Qt24 Jan 2017
PulseAudio 10.0 Officially Released18 Jan 2017
PulseAudio 10 Coming Soon, Using Memfd Shared Memory By Default18 Jan 2017
GNOME vs. KDE: The Top Linux Desktop News Of 201628 Dec 2016
Cinnamon 3.2 Desktop Officially Released21 Nov 2016
A Walkthrough Of Enlightenment's New Launcher "Luncher"15 Nov 2016
Raspberry Pi's Desktop Likely Switching To Compton For Better Performance15 Nov 2016
Many Xfce Package Updates Bring Stable GTK3 Support, Notifyd Gets Do-Not-Disturb10 Nov 2016

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246 Articles
Fedora
Fedora Getting Ready For Linux 4.10, F26 Likely Shipping With Linux 4.1123 Feb 2017
Fedora 27 Aiming To Drop Out Alpha Releases20 Feb 2017
Fedora 26 Will Receive Glibc 2.2518 Feb 2017
FESCo Will Let GLVND Support Land In Fedora 2511 Feb 2017
Fedora 27 Scheduled To Be Released On Halloween10 Feb 2017
The Debate Over GLVND In Fedora 25 Is Still Going On07 Feb 2017
Why I Run Fedora Linux On My Main Production System06 Feb 2017
Fedora 25 Using GLVND For Mesa Has Been Causing Headaches04 Feb 2017
Fedora 26 Eyeing A Switch To LVM RAID In The Anaconda Installer02 Feb 2017
GNOME 3.24, LDC 1.1 & Minimal Container Image Proposed For Fedora 2601 Feb 2017

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673 Articles
Free Software
OpenSSL Hit By New High Severity Security Issue16 Feb 2017
Flatpak 0.8.3 Released, Can Now Work With NVIDIA's Linux Driver15 Feb 2017
SQLite 3.17 Released With More Performance Improvements13 Feb 2017
Ardour 5.6 Digital Audio Workstation Released11 Feb 2017
Icculus: EmScripten Audio Conversion Performance In The Web Browser29 Jan 2017
Blend2D: Working Towards A New Software-Based 2D Renderer27 Jan 2017
Netdata 1.5 Released With FreeBSD Support, New Plugins24 Jan 2017
Synfig Studio 1.2 Released With New Render Engine10 Jan 2017
HarfBuzz 1.4 Brings OpenType GX / Font Variations05 Jan 2017
Samba 4.6 RC1 Arrives For Latest With File & Print Services05 Jan 2017

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1270 Articles
General
FP64 Support Finally Lands In Mesa Git For Intel Haswell03 Jan 2017

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1 Articles
GNOME
GStreamer Now Supports Multi-Threaded Scaling/Conversion For Big Performance Win24 Feb 2017
Outreachy Applications Now Open For Their 2017 Summer Internships16 Feb 2017
GNOME 3.24 Beta Released16 Feb 2017
GNOME Shell & Mutter Up To 3.24 Beta State16 Feb 2017
GNOME Maps 3.24 To Support Transit Routing15 Feb 2017
GParted 0.28 Begins Read-Write LUKS Encrypted File-System Support14 Feb 2017
GTK+ 3.89.4 Released With More Vulkan Work, Wayland Fixes14 Feb 2017
A GNOME Developer's Arguments On Vala Being A "Dead" Language13 Feb 2017
Meson Build System Takes 45% Less Time Than Autotools For Epoxy11 Feb 2017
GNOME's Epiphany Web Browser Lands A Lot More 3.24 Feature Work04 Feb 2017

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742 Articles
GNU
GRUB 2.02 Is Still Coming Along With Many Features, Even Morse Code Output16 Feb 2017
RISC-V Port Lands In GCC 7 Codebase06 Feb 2017
GNU's ddrescue For Disk Recovery Updated With New Options06 Feb 2017
Glibc 2.25 Now Available With getrandom(), Better Stack Smashing Protection05 Feb 2017
C++ Support Added To GCC's libcc1, Benefiting GDB30 Jan 2017
GCC 7 Moves Onto Only Regression/Doc Fixes, But Will Accept RISC-V & HSA's BRIG20 Jan 2017
RISC-V Accepted For Inclusion To GCC18 Jan 2017
FSF New "High Priority Projects" List: Phone OS, Security, Drivers, More Inclusivity17 Jan 2017
GIMP's Progress In 2016, What's Ahead For 201715 Jan 2017
There's A New Port Of RISC-V For GCC14 Jan 2017

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224 Articles
Google
Google Rolling Out New Ignition + TurboFan V8 Compiler Architecture23 Feb 2017
Google Announces First Practical SHA1 Collision23 Feb 2017
RSPIRV: Google's Rust Implementation Of SPIR-V11 Feb 2017
Google Chrome 57 Enters Beta02 Feb 2017
WebP 0.6 Released With Performance/Compression Improvements, img2webp Utility01 Feb 2017
Chrome/Chromium's EXO Now Supports Hardware Cursors01 Feb 2017
Chrome Rendering Pipeline Improvements For Better Performance30 Jan 2017
Chrome 56 Released With WebGL 2.0 By Default, FLAC Support25 Jan 2017
WebP 0.6 Coming With Performance Improvements25 Jan 2017
Chrome Further Optimizes Its OpenH264 Encoder With More Assembly x8620 Jan 2017

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264 Articles
Hardware
New ARM SoCs & Board Support In The Linux 4.11 Kernel24 Feb 2017
Realtek ALC299/ALC1220 Support, Intel Audio Updates In Linux 4.1123 Feb 2017
New Input Drivers For The Linux 4.11 Kernel23 Feb 2017
Power Management Sees More P-State Tweaking, Other Changes For Linux 4.1121 Feb 2017
How An Old PowerMac G5 Compares To Modern Intel CPUs14 Feb 2017
Fwupd Updated With New Support, Developer Endorses Dell For Linux08 Feb 2017
HDMI Audio Patches Posted For Raspberry Pi's VC4 Driver07 Feb 2017
System76 Rolls Out A NVIDIA-Powered GPU Linux Server31 Jan 2017
ASUS "Tinker Board" Powered By Rockchip ARM SoC, Supports Debian23 Jan 2017
CompuLab Has Upgraded Their Small Form Factor "IPC" Line To Kabylake19 Jan 2017

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1041 Articles
Intel
MSAA Compression Lands In Intel's Vulkan Driver, Big Win When Using Anti-Aliasing23 Feb 2017
INTEL_performance_query Restored For Intel's Mesa Driver22 Feb 2017
Intel Sandy Bridge Picks Up transform_feedback2, Should Allow WebGL 2.0 Support21 Feb 2017
Intel Goes Ahead & Drops i915 Driver From OpenGL 2.1 To 1.4 By Default15 Feb 2017
Intel's ANV Vulkan Driver Gets An Important Performance Fix For Broadwell14 Feb 2017
Feral Adds New Capability To Intel's Vulkan Mesa Driver14 Feb 2017
More Power Consumption / Perf-Per-Watt Figures For Intel Kabylake On Linux12 Feb 2017
Intel's Linux Graphics Driver To Enable Atomic Support By Default12 Feb 2017
Intel Prepares For Mainline GVT-g Graphics Virtualization Support10 Feb 2017
Intel's Open-Source Driver Stack Now OpenGL 4.5 Certified, Complements Vulkan & GLES06 Feb 2017

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1103 Articles
KDE
KDE Applications 17.04 To Be Released 20 April17 Feb 2017
KDE Discover Making Progress With Flatpak Support14 Feb 2017
The State Of Flatpak vs. Snaps On Various Linux Distributions09 Feb 2017
KDE Plasma Leaning Towards Focusing On Flatpak Over AppImage/Snaps08 Feb 2017
KDE Plasma 5.9.1 Released With Fixes07 Feb 2017
KDE Plasma 5.9 Hits The Web With Global Menus, Better Wayland Support31 Jan 2017
KDE Applications Begin Appearing In The Ubuntu Snap Store30 Jan 2017
There's Now A KDE-Branded Laptop Running Neon With Plasma 526 Jan 2017
KDE Support For Flatpak Portals Progressing18 Jan 2017
Calligra 3.0 Officially Announced, Drops Some Apps, Ports To KF5/Qt515 Jan 2017

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629 Articles
LibreOffice
LibreOffice 5.3 Released With A Plethora Of Improvements01 Feb 2017
LibreOffice 5.3 Is Coming This Week, A Look At The New Features30 Jan 2017
LibreOffice Enables "Complex Text Layout" By Default25 Dec 2016
LibreOffice Announces "MUFFIN" User Interface21 Dec 2016
Some GTK3/Wayland/OpenGL Improvements For LibreOffice13 Dec 2016
LibreOffice 5.3 Beta Available For Beta Testing27 Nov 2016
LibreOffice 5.3 Enables New Layout Engine By Default01 Nov 2016
LibreOffice 5.3 Alpha Tagged, New Features Inbound20 Oct 2016
Apache OpenOffice Proposed For Retirement, Still Being Debated02 Sep 2016
The Document Foundation's 2015 Annual Report13 Aug 2016

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85 Articles
Linux Events
There's One Week Until FOSDEM 201728 Jan 2017
Linux.Conf.Au 2017 Videos Now Available Online20 Jan 2017
Linux.Conf.Au 2017 Kicks Off In Tasmania: Kernel Fun, Vulkan, GPU-Accelerated JPEG15 Jan 2017
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

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41 Articles
Linux Gaming
Serious Sam VR Arrives For Linux; Our Linux VR Testing Begins Tomorrow23 Feb 2017
NVIDIA vs. Radeon With HITMAN On Linux: CPU Usage, Memory Usage23 Feb 2017
Castle Game Engine 6.0 Released19 Feb 2017
Unvanquished Open-Source Shooter Game Prepares For An Exciting 201719 Feb 2017
RadeonSI Works Surprisingly Well With HITMAN On Linux16 Feb 2017
Serious Sam VR: The First Encounter Is Just About There For Linux16 Feb 2017
HITMAN Now Available For Linux16 Feb 2017
Unreal Engine 4.15 Released: Improved Vulkan Support15 Feb 2017
Trying Intel Kabylake Graphics With Civilization VI On Ubuntu Linux10 Feb 2017
Civilization VI Now Available For Linux09 Feb 2017

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1336 Articles
Linux Kernel
Linus Ends Up Accepting The DRM Changes For Linux 4.1124 Feb 2017
SERDEV "Serial Device Bus" Added To Linux 4.11 Kernel24 Feb 2017
DRM Updates Submitted For Linux 4.11, Torvalds Explodes Over Code Quality23 Feb 2017
Power-Saving PCI Express L1 PM Substate Support Coming To Linux 4.1123 Feb 2017
Heterogeneous Memory Management Isn't Ready For Linux 4.1123 Feb 2017
TinyDRM Queued For Linux 4.1123 Feb 2017
The Surprises When Testing A Radeon RX 470 With AMDGPU's DRM-Next Linux 4.1122 Feb 2017
Raspberry Pi Stages New Drivers In Linux 4.11 Kernel22 Feb 2017
Another Linux Kernel Vulnerability Leading To Local Root From Unprivileged Processes22 Feb 2017
New Media Drivers Queued For Linux 4.1122 Feb 2017

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1560 Articles
Linux Storage
Google Developing "Upspin" Framework For Naming/Sharing Files21 Feb 2017
EXT4, Fscrypt Updates For Linux 4.1120 Feb 2017
Linux Soft RAID's MDADM 4.0 Utility Released10 Jan 2017
Germany's 1&1 Still Working On MARS For The Linux Kernel, Still Hoping For Upstream31 Dec 2016
Reiser4 Is Now Available For Linux 4.9, Mirror Code Almost Stable23 Dec 2016
Btrfs File-System Changes Submitted For Linux 4.1016 Dec 2016
SCST 3.2 - Alternative SCSI Subsystem For Linux - Released16 Dec 2016
UBIFS With Linux 4.10 Implements Fscrypt-Based File Encryption15 Dec 2016
XFS In Linux 4.10 Contains DAX iomap Support, Other Updates15 Dec 2016
EXT4 In Linux 4.10 Gains DAX iomap, Encryption Improvements14 Dec 2016

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211 Articles
Mesa
Fuzzing Mesa Drivers Begin To Uncover Bugs24 Feb 2017
R600/Radeon TGSI Shader Cache Gets Closer To Merging20 Feb 2017
Mesa 13.0.5 Released20 Feb 2017
Mesa 13.0.5 Is Coming In The Next Few Days17 Feb 2017
A Lot Of The OpenGL Shader Cache Code Has Landed In Mesa17 Feb 2017
OpenGL 4.0 Patches For Intel Ivy Bridge Revised14 Feb 2017
R600/RadeonSI GLSL/TGSI On-Disk Shader Cache Revised13 Feb 2017
RADV Gets More Improvements For Mesa 17.1-dev, Lower Dota 2 CPU Usage13 Feb 2017
Mesa 17.0.0 Officially Released13 Feb 2017
A Student Developer Wants To Write A Software Implementation Of Vulkan For Mesa11 Feb 2017

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1077 Articles
Microsoft
Microsoft Announces Git Virtual File-System (GVFS)03 Feb 2017
Microsoft Open-Sources DirectX Shader Compiler23 Jan 2017
Microsoft Continued With Many Linux/Open-Source Announcements In 201628 Dec 2016
Microsoft .NET Core 1.1 Brings Support For More Linux Distributions, Greater Performance16 Nov 2016
Microsoft Joins The Linux Foundation As A Platinum Member16 Nov 2016
Skype 1.10 Linux Alpha Restores Video Calls Support10 Oct 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

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117 Articles
Mozilla
It's Now Easier Trying Firefox Wayland Support On Arch Linux & Flatpak Distributions14 Feb 2017
Mozilla Had A Crazy Week Landing Servo, WebRender & More Into Firefox Repo12 Feb 2017
Changes To Look Forward To With Firefox 5203 Feb 2017
Firefox 51 Released With FLAC Audio Support, WebGL 2.0 By Default23 Jan 2017
Mozilla's Servo Begins Firming Up 2017 Goals09 Jan 2017
A Look At Async/Await JavaScript For Firefox 5207 Dec 2016
Firefox 51 To Enable WebGL 2 By Default, FLAC Audio, Skia Content Rendering On Linux17 Nov 2016
Mozilla Firefox 50 Readied For Release14 Nov 2016
Mozilla Quantum: New Browser Engine Based On Servo/Rust For Firefox28 Oct 2016
Mozilla's Project Mortar Wants Pepper API Flash & PDFium In Firefox01 Oct 2016

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235 Articles
Multimedia
MPV 0.24 Media Player Adds Experimental Stream Recording, X11 Pseudo HiDPI Scaling15 Feb 2017
Kodi 17 Released With New Default Skin, Better Live TV Support05 Feb 2017
AV1 Is Making Progress As A Royalty-Free Video Codec Based Off VP905 Feb 2017
MythTV 0.28.1 Released01 Feb 2017
Libav Now Supports VA-API VP8 & MPEG2 Encode, Other Improvements31 Jan 2017
Kodi 17.0 Is Near With The RC4 Release27 Jan 2017
RetroPlayer Gaming Support Coming To Kodi 18, Mir Support17 Jan 2017
GStreamer 1.11.1 Released12 Jan 2017
Lightworks 14 Video Editor Beta Updates08 Jan 2017
FLAC 1.3.2 Audio Codec Released01 Jan 2017

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236 Articles
Nouveau
Trying Nouveau With HITMAN On Linux Doesn't Get Too Far24 Feb 2017
Nouveau Changes Prepped For Linux 4.11 Kernel17 Feb 2017
Nouveau: Mesa 13.0 vs. 17.0 vs. 17.1-devel OpenGL Benchmarks11 Feb 2017
Trying Nouveau NVC0 Gallium3D With Civilization 6 On Mesa 17.110 Feb 2017
INT64 Support Comes To Nouveau's Gallium3D Driver06 Feb 2017
Nouveau Patches Begin Lining Up For Linux 4.11 Kernel31 Jan 2017
Nouveau Gets Patches For HDMI Stereoscopic 3D Output18 Jan 2017
A Look At The Long TODO List Of Nouveau: Reclocking, More OpenGL, Video Accel16 Jan 2017
A Green & Open Christmas: GL 4.3 For Maxwell/Pascal, Huge Maxwell Performance Boost23 Dec 2016
Nouveau Queues Up Last Minute Updates For Linux 4.1006 Dec 2016

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338 Articles
NVIDIA
NVIDIA Appears To Finally Be Prepping OpenCL 2.0 Driver Support17 Feb 2017
NVIDIA 375.39 Linux Driver Released, Backports Fixes To The Long-Lived Branch14 Feb 2017
NVIDIA Updates Legacy Drivers With X.Org Server 1.19 Support14 Feb 2017
NVIDIA 378.13 Linux Driver Released14 Feb 2017
NVIDIA 375.27.08 Vulkan Driver Released02 Feb 2017
NVIDIA Issues Vulkan Linux Driver Beta With The New 1.0.39 Extensions24 Jan 2017
300+ OpenCL ArrayFire Benchmarks On 13 NVIDIA GPUs23 Jan 2017
NVIDIA 378.09 Linux Driver Benchmark Tests On A GeForce GTX 108023 Jan 2017
ArrayFire OpenCL Benchmarks On NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 1050/1060/1070/1080 Pascal22 Jan 2017
NVIDIA 378.09 Driver Adds Multi-Threaded GLSL Shader Compilation, Vulkan Extensions18 Jan 2017

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603 Articles
Operating Systems
OpenWRT-Forked LEDE Releases 17.01, Presents At The Embedded Linux Conf24 Feb 2017
Redox OS Working On NVMe, USB 3.0, Theme Support23 Feb 2017
Mageia 6 Has Been Running Months Behind Schedule, But It's Still Coming20 Feb 2017
Linux Mint Continues Improving Their X-Apps, Bluetooth19 Feb 2017
ReactOS 0.4.4 Delivers On Windows Printing Support17 Feb 2017
ToaruOS 1.0 Released, Hobby OS/Kernel Written From Scratch Over 6+ Years12 Feb 2017
Windows 10 vs. Linux With AMDGPU+RadeonSI, NVIDIA Pascal, Lots Of Games Coming12 Feb 2017
Munich Said To Be Moving Away From Linux/LiMux, Back To Microsoft10 Feb 2017
The Future Of Android-x86 Is In Question09 Feb 2017
Jolla Releases Sailfish OS 2.1, Adds Copy & Paste To The Browser09 Feb 2017

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481 Articles
Oracle
Oracle Switching Solaris To A Continuous Delivery Model28 Jan 2017
The End Of An Era: A Look Back At The Most Popular Solaris Milestones & News19 Jan 2017
Oracle Finally Confirms It's Canning Solaris 1218 Jan 2017
Oracle Might Be Canning Solaris01 Dec 2016
OpenIndiana 2016.10 Released With MATE 1.14 Desktop, Drops Sun SSH01 Nov 2016
Java JDK 9 Firmed Up For A Late July Release18 Oct 2016
NetBeans 8.2 Released With PHP 7 Support, ECMAScript 6/703 Oct 2016
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

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163 Articles
Phoronix
OpenBenchmarking.org Crosses 22 Million Benchmark Test/Suite Downloads11 Feb 2017
Kabylake, GCC 7, Binary Blobs, Vulkan & Other Highlights From January31 Jan 2017
Linux 4.9/4.10, Solaris Rumors, Graphics Driver News Ended Out 201602 Jan 2017
A 2016 Merry Christmas / Happy Holidays From Phoronix25 Dec 2016
Forum Spam/Filtering Redesign; 300+ Linux News/Articles/Reviews For November01 Dec 2016
Open-Source Radeon, Vulkan & Linux 4.8~4.9 Were October Hits01 Nov 2016
Vim 8.0, macOS Sierra, Libreboot, & GCC Were Popular In September01 Oct 2016
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

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548 Articles
Phoronix Test Suite
The Most Downloaded Benchmarks With The Phoronix Test Suite / OpenBenchmarking.org18 Feb 2017
PTS 7.0 M4 Released With SVG Graph Optimizations, More CLI Interface Tweaks16 Feb 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.0 M3 Released With Result Parsing Enhancements & More07 Feb 2017
The Latest Changes With Phoronix Test Suite 7.0-Ringsaker03 Feb 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.0 M2 Now Available For Open-Source Benchmarking23 Jan 2017
RFC: Revised System Information View For PTS-Ringsaker22 Jan 2017
You Can Now Benchmark The ArrayFire GPU Library With The Phoronix Test Suite21 Jan 2017
New Benchmark Test Profiles This Weekend: GIMP, Memcached, JPEG Turbo, More OpenCL14 Jan 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.0-Ringsaker Milestone 1 Released12 Jan 2017
OpenBenchmarking.org Had Close To 8 Million Test/Suite Benchmark Downloads This Year25 Dec 2016

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97 Articles
Premium
Today's The Last Day For Our Ad-Free Site Deal For Thanksgiving 201628 Nov 2016
It's Time For The Annual Thanksgiving Event To Support Our Linux Testing, Benchmarking23 Nov 2016
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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Proprietary Software
Opera 43 Lands With "Instant Page Loading"07 Feb 2017
Lightworks 14 Steps Closer To Release, UI Updates & More15 Dec 2016
WSL-Distribution-Switcher Swaps Out Ubuntu For Other Distros On Windows20 Nov 2016
Adobe Rolls Out Flash Player 24 Beta For Linux31 Oct 2016
Opera 41 Browser Brings Performance Improvements25 Oct 2016
KernelCare Is Another Alternative To Canonical's Ubuntu Live Kernel Patching21 Oct 2016
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

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120 Articles
Qt
Qt Vulkan Support Demoed On The NVIDIA Shield TV24 Feb 2017
Qt 5.9 Alpha Released23 Feb 2017
Qt's Roadmap For 2017: Graphics, An Exciting Qt 5.9/5.1022 Feb 2017
NVIDIA Makes Huge Code Contribution To Qt, New Qt 3D Studio20 Feb 2017
Qt 5.10 To Have Built-In Vulkan Support19 Feb 2017
An Early Qt 5.9 Alpha Snapshot: Qt 5.9 Packing A Ton Of Features14 Feb 2017
QtWebKit Updated With WebGL Support, MinGW On Windows07 Feb 2017
Qt 5.9 Feature Freeze Soon, Adds Experimental Qt Quick OpenVG Backend24 Jan 2017
Qt 5.8 Toolkit Officially Released23 Jan 2017
Text To Speech Goes In As A Tech Preview For Qt 5.819 Jan 2017

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257 Articles
Radeon
RadeonSI Shader Cache May Be Flipped On By Default23 Feb 2017
Radeon R9 Fury X Gets LED Support With AMDGPU23 Feb 2017
Radeon Pro Software 17.Q1 Released For Linux Professionals21 Feb 2017
RADV Vulkan Driver's PRIME Code Rewritten21 Feb 2017
Radeon "GFX9" Support Lands In LLVM's AMDGPU Backend18 Feb 2017
Almost A Decade Later, RadeonHD Stories Still Coming To Light13 Feb 2017
AMDGPU DC/DAL Code Receives Atomic Improvements10 Feb 2017
AMDGPU Gets More Power-Related Fixes In Linux 4.1109 Feb 2017
RadeonSI Patches Emerge For ARB_sparse_buffer08 Feb 2017
RADV Radeon Vulkan Driver Gets Support For Sparse Binding05 Feb 2017

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540 Articles
Red Hat
Scientific Linux 7.3 Expected Later This Month12 Jan 2017
CentOS Linux 7 "1611" Released12 Dec 2016
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.3 Released03 Nov 2016
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 Deprecates Btrfs10 May 2016
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.8 Released10 May 2016
Red Hat Makes RHEL Available To Developers For Free31 Mar 2016

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142 Articles
Standards
Apple Proposing A New, Lower-Level Graphics API For The Web07 Feb 2017
VK9 - Direct3D-Over-Vulkan - Reaches New Milestones28 Jan 2017
Khronos Open-Sources OpenGL / OpenGL ES Conformance Tests24 Jan 2017
HDMI 2.1 Announced: Looking Ahead To Dynamic HDR, 8K@60Hz, Variable Refresh Rate04 Jan 2017
Fuzzing OpenGL Shaders Can Lead To Some Wild Results11 Dec 2016
Khronos' SIGGRAPH Asia 2016 Presentation, Another VR Company Joins Them07 Dec 2016
Khronos To Develop New Standard For VR06 Dec 2016
Razer Joins The Khronos Group01 Dec 2016
Amazon Working On EC2 Linux OpenGL Support, Considering Vulkan30 Nov 2016
Guillemot: Various OpenGL Tips & Tricks27 Nov 2016

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143 Articles
SUSE
openSUSE Tumbleweed Offers Transactional Update Support, KDE Plasma 5.9 Lands06 Feb 2017
SUSE's YaST Team Ends The Year With Various Enhancements24 Dec 2016
OpenSUSE Leap 42.3 Begins Development14 Dec 2016
OpenSUSE Ends Support For Binary AMD Graphics Driver07 Dec 2016
OpenSUSE Leap 42.2 Does A 64-bit Spin For The Raspberry Pi 305 Dec 2016
When Trying Out Tumbleweed, It's Easy To See Why OpenSUSE Leap Disabled Nouveau18 Nov 2016
OpenSUSE Leap 42.2 Arrives16 Nov 2016
OpenSUSE Tumbleweed Lands Mesa 13.010 Nov 2016
SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 SP2 Released, Supports ARMv8-A08 Nov 2016
OpenSUSE 42.2 RC2 Released, Disables Nouveau 3D Support By Default02 Nov 2016

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170 Articles
systemd
systemd 228 Had A Local Root Exploit24 Jan 2017
The Development Pace Of Systemd Fell Sharply This Year30 Dec 2016
Systemd 232 Adds ProtectKernelModules, RemoveIPC, Other New Options03 Nov 2016
Systemd Now Supports The RISC-V CPU Architecture07 Oct 2016
Lennart's Look At Systemd This Year, What's Going To Happen In 201702 Oct 2016
How To Use Systemd For Application Sandboxing & How To Easily Crash Systemd01 Oct 2016
A New Wireless Daemon Is In Development To Potentially Replace wpa_supplicant30 Sep 2016
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

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117 Articles
Ubuntu
Ubuntu 17.04 "Zesty Zapus" Spins Do Their Beta Release23 Feb 2017
Ubuntu 16.04.2 LTS Released; Ubuntu 17.04 In Feature Freeze16 Feb 2017
MirAL 1.2 Released: Mir's Abstraction Layer16 Feb 2017
Ubuntu 16.04.2 LTS Struck By A Last-Minute Delay09 Feb 2017
Ubuntu OTA-15 Now Available With Minimal Changes07 Feb 2017
Snapcraft 2.26 Released For Ubuntu Snappy Packages03 Feb 2017
Mir Display Server Lands API Changes, Relicenses Headers To LGPL02 Feb 2017
The Features Coming For Mir 0.26: EDID, New APIs, Client-Side Vsync, Performance31 Jan 2017
Ubuntu 16.04.2 LTS Delayed A Second Time31 Jan 2017
Mircade: An Arcade-Style Ubuntu Game Launcher Using Mir31 Jan 2017

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Valve
Valve Publishes A SteamVR Developer Build For Linux21 Feb 2017
Valve Has Another Linux Graphics Driver Developer Working On Open-Source AMD14 Feb 2017
Valve Said To Be Developing Three New VR Games09 Feb 2017
Steam's Linux Marketshare For January Was 0.8%02 Feb 2017
Steam's Recent Linux Changes Have Been Promoted To Stable19 Jan 2017
Valve Developer Andres Rodriguez Lands First Patches Into RADV Vulkan Driver14 Jan 2017
Valve May Be Moving Closer With Their VR Linux Support13 Jan 2017
Valve Developer Posts New AMD GPU Debugging Tool, Part Of Improving Linux Driver11 Jan 2017
RadeonSI Gamers: What Linux Games Still Don't Work For You?09 Jan 2017
RADV Vulkan Driver Gets Its First Fix From A Valve Developer07 Jan 2017

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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
Many KVM Changes Line-Up For Linux 4.11 Kernel24 Feb 2017
oVirt 4.1 Released With Many New Features02 Feb 2017
Libvirt 3.0 Released With Various Improvements21 Jan 2017
Intel GVT-G Starts Being Usable On Linux 4.10, But More Work Still Needed17 Jan 2017
AMDGPU Virtualization Support Updated10 Jan 2017
KVM/Linux Nested Virtualization Support For ARM09 Jan 2017
Jailhouse v0.6 Hypervisor Released09 Jan 2017
KSM: A Hackable x86_64 Hypervisor For Linux/Windows04 Jan 2017
QEMU 2.8 Released21 Dec 2016
RISCVEMU: RISC-V System Emulator, Can Boot Fedora20 Dec 2016

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Vulkan
The Vulkan Differences Between AMDGPU-PRO, RADV & SteamVR's RADV Drivers22 Feb 2017
MSAA Compression Support For Intel's ANV Vulkan Driver20 Feb 2017
Vulkan 1.0.41 Specification Released17 Feb 2017
What's Still Left TODO With The Intel ANV Vulkan Driver17 Feb 2017
There Are Signs Of Vulkan Within Feral's Linux Port Of HITMAN - Updated16 Feb 2017
Happy First Birthday Vulkan!16 Feb 2017
Vulkan 1.0.40 Released With Fixes, SMPTE 2086 HDR Metadata Support11 Feb 2017
Performance-Boosting Fast Clears To Be Enabled By Default For RADV Vulkan Driver06 Feb 2017
A Vulkan Renderer Is Being Worked On For The Original Unreal Engine05 Feb 2017
Vulkan Slides Now Available From Khronos' Vancouver Event31 Jan 2017

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Wayland
Libinput 1.7 Is Carrying A Number Of Big Features23 Feb 2017
Weston 2.0 RC2 Wayland Compositor Arrives With Last Minute Fixes21 Feb 2017
Wayland 1.13 Released21 Feb 2017
Wayland 1.13 RC1, Weston 2.0 RC1 Released14 Feb 2017
Wayland's Weston 2.0 Beta Released08 Feb 2017
Wayland 1.13 Beta Released07 Feb 2017
Enlightenment Wires In Wayland's Pointer Constraints & Relative Pointer Support04 Feb 2017
Wayland 1.13 Alpha & Weston 2.0 Alpha Released25 Jan 2017
Libinput 1.6 Released With New Touchpad Acceleration19 Jan 2017
XWayland Initial Window Positioning Merged For Wayland's Weston19 Jan 2017

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WINE
Wine-Staging 2.2 Offers CSMT Speed Optimizations22 Feb 2017
Wine 2.2 Arrives, Still Prepping For The Direct3D Command Stream17 Feb 2017
Wine-Staging 2.1 Reworks CSMT For D3D10/D3D1109 Feb 2017
CrossOver 16.1 Released With Quicken 2017 Support06 Feb 2017
Wine 2.1 Released With Greater SM5 Support, Better Direct2D Rendering03 Feb 2017
Wine-Staging 2.0 Rolls Out For Experimental Users: Vulkan, D3D11, Etc26 Jan 2017
Wine 3.0 To Be The Next Major Stable Release, More Version Bumping Ahead25 Jan 2017
Wine 2.0 Makes Its Debut24 Jan 2017
Wine-Staging 2.0-RC6 Brings More D3D11 Patches23 Jan 2017
Wine 2.0-RC6 Has 21 Bug Fixes, v2.0 Stable Expected Next Week20 Jan 2017

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X.Org
X.Org Weighed Moving Their Annual XDC Conference Out Of The US22 Feb 2017
The X.Org Foundation Is Preparing For Their 2017 Elections18 Feb 2017
QXL DRM Driver Picks Up Atomic Mode-Setting Support16 Feb 2017
X.Org Server 1.20 Breaks The Video Driver ABI12 Feb 2017
Libinput X.Org Driver Updated With New Capabilities09 Feb 2017
Several Old DDX Drivers Got Updated For X.Org Server 1.19, Even Voodoo Graphics17 Jan 2017
Faster Raspberry Pi X.Org Desktop Performance With NEON16 Jan 2017
X.Org Server 1.19.1 For Testing On Arch, Libinput X.Org Driver To Be Used By Default14 Jan 2017
X.Org Server 1.19.1 Released11 Jan 2017
AMD Developer Posts X.Org Modesetting "MS_ALL_IN_ONE" Patches06 Jan 2017

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