Phoronix News Archive

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AMD
AMDGPU Gets More Fixes For Linux 4.1229 Apr 2017
AMD Is Hiring More Developers For Their Open-Source Graphics Team26 Apr 2017
AMDGPU-PRO Updated With Radeon RX 500 Series Support19 Apr 2017
AMD Ryzen 5 Begins Shipping11 Apr 2017
AMDGPU-PRO 17.10 Released With Ubuntu 16.04.2 Support07 Apr 2017
AMDGPU Has More Code Prepped For Linux 4.1207 Apr 2017
Google Kahlee: The First AMD-Powered Chromebook06 Apr 2017
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 + B350 DDR4 Memory Speed Tests31 Mar 2017
17 Fresh AMDGPU DC Patches Posted Today22 Mar 2017
Dota 2 Receives Optimization For AMD Ryzen CPUs20 Mar 2017

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798 Articles
BSD
TrueOS 20170424 Stable Update24 Apr 2017
Lumina Desktop Gets Its Own Media Player22 Apr 2017
Lumina Desktop Environment 1.3 Preparing For Release14 Apr 2017
OpenBSD 6.1 Released: ARM64 Platform Support & More11 Apr 2017
DragonFlyBSD Gets NX Bit Support04 Apr 2017
DragonFlyBSD 4.8 Released With Performance Improvements, EFI Support & More27 Mar 2017
HAMMER/HAMMER2 File-System Updates For DragonFlyBSD27 Mar 2017
VGA-Switcheroo Ported From Linux To DragonFlyBSD23 Mar 2017
OpenSSH 7.5 Released, Legacy Crypto Functions Still Heading For Retirement20 Mar 2017
DragonFlyBSD On NVMe SSDs: Samsung Good, Intel 600p Not16 Mar 2017

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420 Articles
Compiler
Rust 1.17 Released27 Apr 2017
LLVM Still Working Towards Apache 2.0 Relicensing24 Apr 2017
Psychec: A Type Inference Engine For C, The C Language Meets Unification20 Apr 2017
Relm: A GTK-Based GUI Library In Rust For Async GUI Apps16 Apr 2017
LLVM Is On The Path To Getting Faster14 Apr 2017
Intel Developers Looking To Get Nios II Backend In LLVM12 Apr 2017
Kotlin Language Gets Experimental Native Compilation Support10 Apr 2017
LLVM 4.0.1 Planning, Aiming For Better Stable Releases27 Mar 2017
C++17 Is Complete, Work On C++20 Is Getting Underway25 Mar 2017
PyPy 2.7 + PyPy 3.5 v5.7 Released21 Mar 2017

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843 Articles
Coreboot
Coreboot Picks Up A New Kabylake Chromebook "Fizz"24 Mar 2017
Dell Is Exploring The Use Of Coreboot, At Least Internally23 Mar 2017
Purism's Librem 13 Coreboot Port Now "100%" Complete27 Feb 2017
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

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135 Articles
Debian
CD/DVD Image Changes For The Upcoming Debian 9.0 Release28 Apr 2017
Debian 9.0 "Stretch" Might Not Have UEFI Secure Boot Support27 Apr 2017
Debian Developers Make Progress With RISC-V Port22 Apr 2017
Devuan 1.0 Makes It To A Release Candidate: Debian Without Systemd21 Apr 2017
Debian Issues Statement Over Arrested Russian Developer17 Apr 2017
Chris Lamb Elected As New Debian Project Leader16 Apr 2017
The State Of Debian 9.0 Stretch15 Apr 2017
Debian Installer Stretch RC3 Arrives10 Apr 2017
Linux Mint Debian Edition Updated (LMDE 2)13 Mar 2017
Debian Is Gearing Up For Stretch, Planning A Future Roadmap12 Mar 2017

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210 Articles
Desktop
Enlightenment Working On OpenGL-Accelerated Evas Filters25 Apr 2017
Netflix Should Now Play Nicely On Fedora, Other Linux Distributions21 Apr 2017
Enlightenment's EFL Wires Up A Focus Manager21 Apr 2017
Xfce Session Manager 4.13 Released, Ported To GTK316 Apr 2017
Anbox Is A New Way To Run Android Apps On A Linux Desktop12 Apr 2017
UBports' Fork Of Unity 8 Plans To Eventually Get On Wayland09 Apr 2017
It's Now Easier Testing Out Xfce Git Code With Docker08 Apr 2017
OpenShot 2.3 Video Editor Released31 Mar 2017
MATE 1.18 Desktop Released, Finished Porting To GTK314 Mar 2017
Xfce Parole Media Player 0.9 Released11 Feb 2017

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255 Articles
Fedora
Java 9 Tech Preview Planned For Fedora 2719 Apr 2017
Fedora Drafts A New Mission Statement17 Apr 2017
Snap Support Available On Fedora 24 And Newer11 Apr 2017
Fedora 26 Alpha Released04 Apr 2017
Fedora 26 Alpha Faces Another Delay23 Mar 2017
AC3 Codec Coming For Fedora 2622 Mar 2017
Fedora Announces Its First Layered Image Release17 Mar 2017
Fedora 26 Alpha Has Been Delayed16 Mar 2017
Fedora 27 Will Indeed Eliminate Alpha Releases10 Mar 2017
Fedora Getting Ready For Linux 4.10, F26 Likely Shipping With Linux 4.1123 Feb 2017

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682 Articles
Free Software
Git 2.13-rc1 Released27 Apr 2017
POCL Is Working On OpenCL-Over-CUDA With New Backend25 Apr 2017
PHP 7.2 Planned For Release At The End of November25 Apr 2017
Caffe2: A New, Open-Source Deep Learning Framework From Facebook18 Apr 2017
HHVM 3.19 Brings CLI Server Mode, Retranslate-All, Performance Boosts13 Apr 2017
Nginx 1.12 Released12 Apr 2017
Blender 2.79 Is Bringing Performance Improvements, Better OpenCL12 Apr 2017
RoundCube Next Hasn't Seen Any Commits So Far In 201710 Apr 2017
PostgreSQL 10 Is Going To Be Very Feature Rich08 Apr 2017
Meson Build System Prepares For Growth08 Apr 2017

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1295 Articles
General
FP64 Support Finally Lands In Mesa Git For Intel Haswell03 Jan 2017

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1 Articles
GNOME
GNOME's JavaScript Component Will Be Seeing More Improvements For 3.2630 Apr 2017
GNOME 3.25.1 Released29 Apr 2017
GNOME Shell & Mutter 3.25.1 Released27 Apr 2017
GStreamer 1.12 RC2 Arrives For Advancing Open-Source Multimedia27 Apr 2017
Epiphany 3.25.1 Released, Ported To Meson27 Apr 2017
GStreamer 1.12 Is On Approach With New Features, Wayland Zero-Copy Playback20 Apr 2017
GNOME 3.24.1 Released12 Apr 2017
GNOME's Mutter Begins Landing Monitor/Display Rework08 Apr 2017
GNOME Could Soon Have An Alternative To Microsoft Paint06 Apr 2017
A Look At Some Of The Feature Plans For GNOME 3.2603 Apr 2017

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760 Articles
GNU
GRUB 2.02 Is Ready To Boot Your System25 Apr 2017
Libreboot Is Now Considering Whether To Re-Join The GNU22 Apr 2017
GCC 7 Has Been Branched, GCC 8.0 Now On Master20 Apr 2017
IceCat 52 Updates The GNU Firefox Experience16 Apr 2017
Changes To Find With The Upcoming Release Of GCC 709 Apr 2017
The GNU Toolchain Has Made Much Progress So Far In 201717 Mar 2017
GCC 7.1 Will Likely Be Released In Mid-April15 Mar 2017
FSF Certifies Three More Devices For Respecting Your Freedom06 Mar 2017
GNU Binutils 2.28 Released, Adds RISC-V Support06 Mar 2017
GNU Linux-Libre 4.10: GPU Drivers Remain The Most Frequent Offenders26 Feb 2017

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234 Articles
Google
Chromium Now Enables GTK3 For 32-Bit Builds29 Apr 2017
Chrome 58 Makes Its Debut19 Apr 2017
Chrome 59 To Support Headless Mode12 Apr 2017
XRTL: A Google Developer Working On New Real-Time Rendering Library10 Apr 2017
Chrome/Chromium Lands Initial Support For Native Linux Desktop Notifications05 Apr 2017
VP9 Encoder Gets Better Multi-Threading Performance02 Apr 2017
Students Are Missing Out On An Incredible Opportunity To Get Involved With Mesa, Wayland01 Apr 2017
Chromium/Chrome Browser Adds A glTF Parser26 Mar 2017
Google Is Making It Possible To Run Android Studio On ChromeOS25 Mar 2017
Chrome 58 Beta Supports IndexedDB 2.0, New Developer Features21 Mar 2017

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279 Articles
Hardware
Linux 4.12 To Begin Supporting TrustZone CryptoCell29 Apr 2017
New ARM Support Going Into The Linux 4.12 Kernel29 Apr 2017
96Boards Officially Launches The HiKey 960 ARM Board26 Apr 2017
Heterogeneous Memory Management v20 Published22 Apr 2017
System76 To Begin Their Own Product Design & Manufacturing20 Apr 2017
VC4 Fencing, HDMI Runtime PM & More For This Raspberry Pi Driver17 Apr 2017
Mediatek MT2701 Display Support Coming For Linux 4.1210 Apr 2017
You'll Need To Wait Until Next Week To Torture Your Linux GPU With Superposition07 Apr 2017
Polychromatic 0.3.8 Gives Greater Unofficial Love To Razer Devices On Linux05 Apr 2017
The EU Is Funding Work Into Low-Power GPU Tech04 Apr 2017

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1069 Articles
Intel
Trying Out Intel's OpenCL 2.0 Beignet On Broadwell-U28 Apr 2017
VK_KHX_multiview Ready For Landing Within ANV, VK_KHX_external_memory Lands28 Apr 2017
Intel Optane Memory Now Available24 Apr 2017
More Details On The OpenGL 4.2 Support For Ivy Bridge With Mesa 17.120 Apr 2017
Little Perf Improvements & User-Defined Priority Scheduling For Intel's DRM Driver19 Apr 2017
Intel's OpenCL Beignet Implementation Expands Support For Doubles17 Apr 2017
MSAA Support Added To The OpenSWR Software Rasterizer15 Apr 2017
Intel Cannonlake Patches Posted For Mesa15 Apr 2017
Intel Ivy Bridge Gets OpenGL 4.2 On Mesa 17.114 Apr 2017
Intel's Beignet Lands LLVM 4.0 Backend Support13 Apr 2017

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1143 Articles
KDE
KDE Kirigami 2.1 Released To Help Build Convergent Linux Apps29 Apr 2017
Features To Look Forward To In Next Month's KDE Plasma 5.1028 Apr 2017
KDE Plasma Getting Chrome Integration, Followed By Firefox27 Apr 2017
KDE Applications 17.04 Unveiled20 Apr 2017
Babe: KDE Gets Another Music Player15 Apr 2017
Should Ubuntu Have Gone With KDE Instead Of GNOME?10 Apr 2017
KDE Frameworks 5.33 Released10 Apr 2017
A New KDE Music Player: Elisa04 Apr 2017
KDE's Simon Speech Recognition Gets Updated03 Apr 2017
KDE/Qt-Focused Latte Dock Released02 Apr 2017

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646 Articles
LibreOffice
A Look At Some Of The Changes So Far For LibreOffice 5.418 Apr 2017
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

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86 Articles
Linux Events
Phoronix Moscow Meetup - April 201730 Mar 2017
Linaro Connect Budapest '17 Slides & Videos11 Mar 2017
Embedded Linux Conference 2017 Videos Now Online02 Mar 2017
Mesa, Vulkan & Other Driver Talks From 2017 Embedded Linux Conference25 Feb 2017
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

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45 Articles
Linux Gaming
Unreal Engine 4.16 Enters Public Preview State29 Apr 2017
SDL Adds Default Steam Controller Mapping For Linux28 Apr 2017
OpenLara: Open-Source Engine Remake For Tomb Raider, Including WebGL Version24 Apr 2017
Ashes of Singularity Moves Ahead With Vulkan, Door May Open In Future For Linux19 Apr 2017
Unreal Tournament 0.1.10 Released18 Apr 2017
PlayStation 3 Emulator Making Progress On Linux Support16 Apr 2017
Godot 3.0 Alpha Coming Soon, WebAssembly + WebGL 2.0 Export Working10 Apr 2017
SDL Updates Game Controller Support With Nintendo Switch Pro & More04 Apr 2017
Trying Out Xonotic 0.8.2 With Radeon & NVIDIA GPUs On Linux04 Apr 2017
Serious Sam VR: The Second Encounter Launches On Steam04 Apr 2017

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1371 Articles
Linux Kernel
USB Type-C Port Manager Coming To Linux 4.1230 Apr 2017
GrSecurity Kernel Patches Will No Longer Be Free To The Public26 Apr 2017
Kernel Developers Still Discussing Raising Linux's Compiler Requirements25 Apr 2017
Linux 4.11 Pushed Back: 4.11-rc8 Released23 Apr 2017
Linux 4.12 Should Be Another Exciting, Featureful Cycle21 Apr 2017
My Favorite Features/Changes Of The Linux 4.11 Kernel18 Apr 2017
Linux 4.11-rc7 Kernel Released: Final Might Come Next Week16 Apr 2017
AMD's Kernel Graphics Code Is Approaching One Million Lines13 Apr 2017
DRM Changes To Look Forward To With Linux 4.12: Vega, Atomic Intel, Accelerated Pascal12 Apr 2017
It's Becoming Easier To Write Linux DRM Drivers11 Apr 2017

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1599 Articles
Linux Storage
Btrfs Getting RAID 5/6 Fixes In Linux 4.12 Kernel23 Apr 2017
BFQ I/O Scheduler Queued For Linux 4.1220 Apr 2017
Bcachefs Is Still Getting Fixed Up To Be A Next-Gen Linux File-System12 Apr 2017
EXT4 Patch For Statx Support16 Mar 2017
Bcachefs Brings New On-Disk Format With Encryption, Better Multi-Device Support16 Mar 2017
Btrfs Gets More Fixes & Performance Optimizations For Linux 4.1104 Mar 2017
F2FS Feature Work For The Linux 4.11 Kernel01 Mar 2017
Reiser4 Updated For The Linux 4.10 Kernel26 Feb 2017
MD RAID Optimizations, Btrfs Fixes For Linux 4.1125 Feb 2017
Google Developing "Upspin" Framework For Naming/Sharing Files21 Feb 2017

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220 Articles
Mesa
Mesa 17.0.5 Is Now Available With 40+ Fixes29 Apr 2017
Mesa 17.1 Will Use A 1GB Shader Cache Limit28 Apr 2017
Mesa's Shader Cache Will Now Occupy Less Disk Space27 Apr 2017
Mesa 17.0.5 RC1 Packing More Than Three Dozen Fixes27 Apr 2017
Mesa 17.1 RC2 Packs In Over A Dozen More Fixes24 Apr 2017
61 New Patches Allow OpenGL 4.5 For Radeon RX Vega24 Apr 2017
KHR_no_error Support Merged In Mesa For Potentially Helping CPU Usage19 Apr 2017
Freedreno Baking A5XX Compute Shader Support19 Apr 2017
Mesa Lands GLVND Support For EGL17 Apr 2017
Mesa 17.0.4 Released, Mesa 17.1 Has Been Branched & 17.1-RC1 Released17 Apr 2017

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1129 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
Mozilla Firefox 53.0 Released, Drops Old Linux CPU Support19 Apr 2017
Mozilla Thunderbird 52 Released05 Apr 2017
Mozilla Proposes "Obsidian" Low-Level Graphics API For The Web, Based On Vulkan21 Mar 2017
Firefox 53 Beta Drops Pre-P4/Opteron On Linux, New Compact Themes08 Mar 2017
Firefox 52 Released With WebAssembly Support, Security Fixes, CSS Grid07 Mar 2017
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

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240 Articles
Multimedia
SRT Video Transport Protocol Open-Sourced24 Apr 2017
MPV 0.25 Media Player Released With Numerous Changes24 Apr 2017
FFmpeg 3.3 Brings Native Opus Encoder, Support For Spherical Videos17 Apr 2017
Kodi Is Getting A Proper Netflix Plugin20 Mar 2017
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

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240 Articles
Nouveau
Compute Shader Patches For Nouveau Pascal23 Apr 2017
Nouveau 1.0.15 X.Org Driver Released With Pascal Support22 Apr 2017
Nouveau In Linux 4.13 Will Support HDMI Stereo 3D16 Apr 2017
NVIDIA Fermi On Nouveau Makes Baby Steps Towards Memory Re-Clocking11 Apr 2017
Nouveau Gets Patches For OpenGL AZDO ARB_shader_ballot08 Apr 2017
GP10B & GP107 NVIDIA Support Land For Nouveau Linux 4.1208 Apr 2017
Pascal Is Now Supported By The Nouveau X.Org Driver30 Mar 2017
NVIDIA Rolls Out Tegra X2 GPU Support In Nouveau29 Mar 2017
HDMI 3D Support Revised For Nouveau DRM29 Mar 2017
NV_fill_rectangle Coming To Gallium3D/Nouveau25 Mar 2017

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352 Articles
NVIDIA
NVIDIA's "Open-Source Guy" Has Left The Company07 Apr 2017
NVIDIA 381.09 Linux Beta Driver Released: New Kernel Support, Updated Vulkan06 Apr 2017
NVIDIA Rolls Out The Titan Xp Graphics Card For $1200 USD06 Apr 2017
NVIDIA Tegra X2 GPU Firmware Published05 Apr 2017
NVIDIA 375.27.15 Vulkan Beta Quietly Released30 Mar 2017
More OpenGL / OpenCL / Vulkan Benchmarks Of The GeForce GTX 1080 Ti On Linux10 Mar 2017
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti On Linux?09 Mar 2017
NVIDIA 375.27.13 Linux Driver Released To Fix SteamVR01 Mar 2017
GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Announced: 3584 CUDA Cores, 11 GB vRAM, 11 Gbps01 Mar 2017
NVIDIA Appears To Finally Be Prepping OpenCL 2.0 Driver Support17 Feb 2017

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612 Articles
Operating Systems
Arca Noae "Blue Lion" Nearing Release, Letting OS/2 Live On25 Apr 2017
Android-x86 6.0-r3 Released, Now Riding On Mesa 17.0.425 Apr 2017
GCC 6 Becoming Auxiliary Compiler In OpenIndiana24 Apr 2017
Arch-Based arkOS Linux Being Discontinued23 Apr 2017
Solus 2017.04.18 Brings Updates, Bulletproof Boot Management18 Apr 2017
Could A New Linux Base For Tablets/Smartphones Succeed In 2017?16 Apr 2017
Haiku OS Picks Up Mesa 17, LLVM 4.010 Apr 2017
OpenELEC Mediacenter OS 8.0 Released10 Apr 2017
Haiku OS Picks Up AMD Ryzen Support, More Driver Improvements03 Apr 2017
NixOS 17.03 Switches To X.Org Server 1.19, KDE Plasma 501 Apr 2017

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499 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
AMD Ryzen, Valve, Linux 4.10~4.11 & Kabylake Dominated Q126 Mar 2017
Ryzen, Linux 4.11, Windows 10 & Kabylake Were Among The Popular Topics In February01 Mar 2017
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

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550 Articles
Phoronix Test Suite
Phoronix Test Suite 7.2 Milestone 1 Released14 Apr 2017
OpenBenchmarking.org Crosses 23 Million Test/Suite Benchmark Downloads04 Apr 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.0.1 Released With Minor Enhancements For ARM, New Module Options28 Mar 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.0 M5 Released01 Mar 2017
OpenBenchmarking.org Turns Six Years Old27 Feb 2017
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

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102 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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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

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14 Articles
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 5.10 Platform Support Changes Being Discussed27 Apr 2017
Qt 5.9 Beta 2 Now Available For Testing21 Apr 2017
Clang-Based Tool Makes It Easy To Show Inefficient Qt Coding Mistakes19 Apr 2017
Qt 5.10 Release Planned For The End Of November, No Qt 5.8.1 Planned13 Apr 2017
Qt 5.9 Beta Released07 Apr 2017
Qt 5.9's OpenVG Renderer For Hardware Lacking OpenGL31 Mar 2017
Qt Creator 4.3 Beta Rolls Out QML Code Editor & CMake Server-Mode30 Mar 2017
Qt 5.9 Beta Snapshot Released, Boasts Shader Binary Cache23 Mar 2017
Qt Wayland Is Next Appearing On Tractors & Farm Equipment22 Mar 2017
Qt Vulkan Support Demoed On The NVIDIA Shield TV24 Feb 2017

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266 Articles
Radeon
RADV Shader Prefetching Yields Minor Performance Boost19 Apr 2017
Radeon RX 500 "Polaris Evolved" Hardware Launches18 Apr 2017
Looking Ahead To The Polaris RX 550/560/570/580 On Linux14 Apr 2017
Superposition Shows How Far RadeonSI Gallium3D Has Evolved vs. AMDGPU-PRO12 Apr 2017
AMD Developers Discuss Better Switching Of Radeon/AMDGPU CIK Support11 Apr 2017
ARB_shader_ballot Lands For RadeonSI Mesa 17.105 Apr 2017
Radeon TONGA Sees Some Gains With AMDGPU DRM-Next 4.1203 Apr 2017
AMD's Radeon R9 Fury Showing Some Gains With AMDGPU's DRM-Next 4.1202 Apr 2017
Vega Support Called For Pulling Into Linux 4.12, Without DC Support30 Mar 2017
ARB_shader_clock & ARB_shader_group_vote For RadeonSI30 Mar 2017

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565 Articles
Red Hat
Red Hat Is Hiring Another Developer For Open-Source Graphics / GPU Compute25 Apr 2017
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.9 Released21 Mar 2017
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

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144 Articles
Standards
OpenCL.org Working To Improve OpenCL's Community Documentation12 Apr 2017
POCL 0.14 OpenCL Implementation Released10 Apr 2017
Khronos Group Appears To Be Readying For WebGL-Next Proposals17 Mar 2017
A Chat With Khronos President Neil Trevett About Vulkan, OpenXR, SPIR-V In 201708 Mar 2017
Khronos' 3D Portability Initiative Could Be Quite Interesting, Boon For Linux Gaming27 Feb 2017
Khronos Announces OpenXR, WebGL 2.0 Finalized & More27 Feb 2017
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

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149 Articles
SUSE
openSUSE Leap 15 Will Succeed 42.322 Apr 2017
OpenSUSE Leap 42.3 Will Be Developed In A Rolling Manner07 Mar 2017
OpenSUSE Tumbleweed Now Running On Linux 4.10, Updated Flatpak & More02 Mar 2017
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

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173 Articles
systemd
Systemd Lands Meson Build System Support25 Apr 2017
Systemd 233 Released01 Mar 2017
systemd 233 Is Around The Corner With More Additions, Changes25 Feb 2017
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

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120 Articles
Ubuntu
Trying Out The New Installer Of Ubuntu Server21 Apr 2017
Ubuntu 17.10 Release Schedule Published21 Apr 2017
Ubuntu 17.10 Is Artful20 Apr 2017
Mir Developers See The Door, No Commits In A Week20 Apr 2017
Ubuntu Server Team Begins Planning For 17.1020 Apr 2017
Trying AMDGPU-PRO 17.10 On Ubuntu 17.0416 Apr 2017
More Details On UBports' Plans For Unity, Mir & Anbox15 Apr 2017
Ubuntu GNOME Will No Longer Be A Separate Flavor13 Apr 2017
Ubuntu 17.04 Now Available For Download13 Apr 2017
GLAMOR 2D Tests On Ubuntu 17.04 With X.Org Server 1.1913 Apr 2017

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1044 Articles
Valve
It's Been Five Years Since That Interesting Message From Gabe Newell30 Mar 2017
Keith Packard On Needed DRM Changes For VR HMDs28 Mar 2017
Valve Preparing To Roll Out SteamVR 360 Video Playback27 Mar 2017
Valve & Microsoft Are Among The Sponsors For Debian's DebConf 1720 Mar 2017
Valve Hires X11 Veteran Keith Packard To Work On The Linux Display Stack14 Mar 2017
SteamVR For Linux Gets Improved Radeon Performance10 Mar 2017
Steam's Latest Monthly Survey Puts Linux Gaming Marketshare At 0.75%01 Mar 2017
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

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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
QEMU Is Interested In Vulkan Guest Support "Vulkan-ize Virgl"20 Mar 2017
QEMU 2.9 Is Being Prepped With New Functionality15 Mar 2017
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

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Vulkan
Direct3D 9 Over Vulkan Continues Progressing23 Apr 2017
Vulkan Crosses 1,000 Projects On GitHub19 Apr 2017
Vulkan 1.0.48 Released16 Apr 2017
Unigine Planning For Vulkan Support Later This Year13 Apr 2017
Vulkan 1.0.47 Released08 Apr 2017
Vulkan 1.0.42's VK_KHR_push_descriptor Now Supported In RADV07 Apr 2017
Vulkan 1.0.46 Released, Adds VK_KHR_incremental_present31 Mar 2017
More Vulkan PDF Presentations From GDC17 Are Now Online27 Mar 2017
Vulkan 1.0.45 Released25 Mar 2017
AMD Open-Sources Vulkan "Anvil"23 Mar 2017

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Wayland
Sway Wayland Compositor Adding Proprietary NVIDIA Driver Support30 Apr 2017
April Fools' Or Should Wayland Switch Away From Using C?02 Apr 2017
More Details On The Proposed Inputfd Protocol For Wayland02 Apr 2017
Inputfd: Better Supporting Gaming Devices On Wayland31 Mar 2017
Libinput 1.7 Released With Support For Lid Switches, Scroll Wheel Improvements22 Mar 2017
Some Of The Lesser Known Wayland Compositors19 Mar 2017
Sway 0.12 Wayland Compositor Released18 Mar 2017
Wayland Weston Compositor's Next Version Will Be v3.014 Mar 2017
Libinput Updates For Early March09 Mar 2017
Wayland 1.14 Scheduled For Early June Release26 Feb 2017

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WINE
Wine 2.7 Has HiDPI Improvements, Direct3D 11 Shader Work28 Apr 2017
Wine 2.0.1 Stable Update, 47 Fixes20 Apr 2017
Wine-Staging 2.6 Released19 Apr 2017
Wine's Direct3D CSMT Support Isn't Yet Complete14 Apr 2017
Wine 2.6 Delivers Direct3D Multi-Threaded Command Stream13 Apr 2017
Wine 2.5 Released, Supports D3D Transform Feedback31 Mar 2017
CrossOver 16.2 Released, Supports Microsoft Outlook 2013 On Linux23 Mar 2017
Wine-Staging 2.4 Released22 Mar 2017
Wine 2.4 Released, Still Working Towards Direct3D CSMT17 Mar 2017
Wine-Staging 2.3 Still Tuning Direct3D CSMT08 Mar 2017

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X.Org
XWayland Picks Up Tablet Pad Support28 Apr 2017
Meson Support Has Landed In The X.Org Server27 Apr 2017
X.Org 2017 Election Results13 Apr 2017
RandR 1.6 Proposal Around The Work On Linux VR HMDs Support06 Apr 2017
X.Org Members: The Foundation Needs YOUR Vote05 Apr 2017
Keith Packard Making Progress On DRM Leases For VR HMDs01 Apr 2017
2016 X.Org Annual Report29 Mar 2017
2017 X.Org Elections Are Happening Now28 Mar 2017
The Meson Build System Is Being Fitted For The X.Org Server27 Mar 2017
DRM Core Updates For HDMI 2.0+ Features23 Mar 2017

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