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PHP 7.2 Alpha 3 Released

PHP 7.2.0 Alpha 3 is now available as the latest test release ahead of the official PHP 7.2 debut later in the year. This release offers various fixes and improvements over the earlier alphas.

6 July 2017 - PHP 7.2 - Add A Comment
Cairo 1.15.6 Released

It's been a half-year since the last release of the Cairo 2D graphics library, but that changed this week with the new Cairo 1.15.6 snapshot.

15 June 2017 - Cairo 1.15.6 - 18 Comments
Benchmarks: PostgreSQL 10 Performance Is Looking Good

With yesterday's release of the PostgreSQL 10 beta, a number of Phoronix readers and some of my supporters requested benchmarks of this major update to this widely-used SQL database server. Well, for those curious about this early test release, here are some benchmarks.

19 May 2017 - PostgreSQL 10 Beta - 14 Comments
LWJGL v3.1.2 Brings OpenVR Bindings, Tiny OpenEXR

Released today was LWJGL 3.1.2, the popular Lightweight Java Game Library initiative that exposes high-performance, cross-platform libraries for game/multimedia use-cases. LWJGL continues to offer OpenGL, Vulkan, OpenCL, and other bindings with some new additions coming in this most recent release.

15 May 2017 - LWJGL3 - Add A Comment
DirectFB Is Back To Being Dormant

Back in August of 2015, DirectFB disappeared with its project site and code vanishing. Last November DirectFB re-appeared along with a new site and renewed focus on the project. Unfortunately, it's once again gone silent.

30 April 2017 - DirectFB 2017 - 4 Comments

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