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AMD
AMD Ryzen 3 Rolls Out, Linux Benchmarks Coming27 Jul 2017
81 Fresh Patches For AMDGPU's DC (DAL) Display Code25 Jul 2017
AMD Secure Encrypted Virtualization Updated For Linux24 Jul 2017
Some AMD Grenada Cards Have Been Borked On The Open-Source Driver For 2 Years21 Jul 2017
AMD Secure Memory Encryption Patches Updated For Linux17 Jul 2017
AMD Reveals First ThreadRipper Prices, Early August Launch13 Jul 2017
After Years Of Waiting, Hands On With The AMD ARM Board12 Jul 2017
AMD/GPUOpen Vulkan Memory Allocator 1.0 Released10 Jul 2017
AMD's Background On The ROCm OpenCL Stack05 Jul 2017
Hwmon Updates Submitted For Linux 4.13, Still No Ryzen/Epyc Temp Support03 Jul 2017

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829 Articles
BSD
FreeBSD 11.1 Debuts With LLVM/Clang 4, ZFS Improvements26 Jul 2017
FreeBSD 11.1 RC3 Released As The Final Build Is Near15 Jul 2017
pkgsrc 2017Q2 Now Available With GCC 7.1, MATE 1.18 & 18,000+ Other Packages11 Jul 2017
FreeBSD 11.1 RC2 Released08 Jul 2017
FreeBSD 11.1 Release Candidate 101 Jul 2017
Lumina 1.3 Desktop Environment Released26 Jun 2017
FreeBSD 11.1 Beta 324 Jun 2017
FreeNAS 11.0 Released14 Jun 2017
FreeBSD 11.1 Beta Now Available10 Jun 2017
NetBSD 8.0 Is Approaching Release With USB 3.0 Support06 Jun 2017

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435 Articles
Compiler
Due To A GCC Bug, RDRAND Usage Wasn't As Random As Expected27 Jul 2017
LLVM 5.0-RC1 Up For Testing27 Jul 2017
Haswell-Tuned Binaries Are Still Sometimes Faster On AMD Ryzen Than Znver1 Tuning21 Jul 2017
AMD Zen Scheduler Model Lands In LLVM, Makes It For LLVM 5.019 Jul 2017
It's Coming Down To The Wire For New AMD Zen Scheduler Model In LLVM 5.018 Jul 2017
LLVM Gets New Scheduler Data For Sandy Bridge, Other Intel CPUs Coming17 Jul 2017
GCC vs. Clang Compilers On The Intel Core i9 With Clear Linux17 Jul 2017
LLVM 4.0.1 Released05 Jul 2017
LLVM/Clang Picks Up Support For The Ananas Operating System26 Jun 2017
AMD Still Planning For Zen Scheduler In LLVM 5.025 Jun 2017

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864 Articles
Coreboot
Cannonlake Enablement Continues In Coreboot; Still No Sign Of Ryzen For Coreboot13 Jul 2017
More Librem 13 Enablement Lands In Coreboot17 Jun 2017
Librem 13 v2 Support Lands In Upstream Coreboot09 Jun 2017
Coreboot Joins The Software Freedom Conservancy01 Jun 2017
Coreboot Ready To Ship On Upcoming Purism Librem 13/15 Laptops26 May 2017
ThinkPad T430 Ported To Mainline Coreboot19 May 2017
Coreboot 4.6 Released08 May 2017
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Now Supported By Coreboot01 May 2017
Coreboot Picks Up A New Kabylake Chromebook "Fizz"24 Mar 2017
Dell Is Exploring The Use Of Coreboot, At Least Internally23 Mar 2017

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143 Articles
Debian
Debian 9.1 Released Along With Debian 8.922 Jul 2017
Debian GNU/Hurd 2017 Released, Supports More Than 3GiB Of Memory18 Jun 2017
Debian 9.0 "Stretch" Hits The Web18 Jun 2017
Debian Installer Stretch Hits Its Final RC13 Jun 2017
Debian Installer Stretch RC4 Released27 May 2017
Debian 9.0 "Stretch" Planned For Release In Three Weeks26 May 2017
Devuan 1.0 Officially Released - Letting Debian Live Without Systemd25 May 2017
Debian GNU/Linux 8.8 Released06 May 2017
Devuan 1.0 RC2 Released: Systemd-Free Debian05 May 2017
CD/DVD Image Changes For The Upcoming Debian 9.0 Release28 Apr 2017

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219 Articles
Desktop
Debian's Archive Is Up To 94% For Reproducible Builds23 Jul 2017
Xfce's Exo 0.11.4 Completes GTK3 Port12 Jul 2017
MATE Developers Are Considering Mir-Over-Wayland27 Jun 2017
Xfce Settings 4.13.1 Released19 Jun 2017
WPS Office 2016 for Linux Released14 Jun 2017
Xfdesktop 4.13.1 Released, Another Step Towards Xfce 4.1412 Jun 2017
Xfce Picks Up Hybrid Sleep Support11 Jun 2017
Xfce 4.14 Continues Getting Closer With Its GTK3 Port30 May 2017
Enlightenment 0.21.8 Released28 May 2017
Xfce4-Panel Release With Working GTK3 Support24 May 2017

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271 Articles
Fedora
NVIDIA Makes It Easier On Fedora To Try GNOME With EGLStreams On Wayland26 Jul 2017
Fedora Modular Server "Boltron" Preview Release Now Available25 Jul 2017
Fedora 27 Approves More Features: Flatpaks, NSS, RPM 4.14, Installer22 Jul 2017
I Had A Tough Time Deciding What GPU To Use On My Main Fedora Linux Workstation16 Jul 2017
Fedora 27 Will See 32-bit UEFI, Glibc 2.27, Bay/Cherry Trail Improvements16 Jul 2017
Fedora Planning To Make NVIDIA Driver Easier, Full HDR Support On Linux13 Jul 2017
Fedora 27 Is Hoping For A Unified Database For DNF13 Jul 2017
Fedora Developers Begin Talking About Their 28 & 29 Releases For 201812 Jul 2017
Fedora 27 Might Do Away With 32-Bit Kernel Builds12 Jul 2017
Fedora 27 Could See More GUI Apps As Flatpaks07 Jul 2017

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703 Articles
Free Software
Boost Is Planning A Move To CMake24 Jul 2017
Benchmarks Of PHP 7.2 Beta: PHP Is Still Getting Faster22 Jul 2017
Learn More About Lennart Poettering's casync Project18 Jul 2017
Git 2.14 Starts Getting Aligned For Release13 Jul 2017
SPI 2016 Annual Report Released, Details Various OSS Project Financials10 Jul 2017
FSF Certifies Another Batch Of Old Hardware For Respecting Your Freedom07 Jul 2017
PHP 7.2 Alpha 3 Released06 Jul 2017
Samba 4.7 RC1 Released05 Jul 2017
Rapid Photo Downloader For Linux Switches From GTK To Qt04 Jul 2017
SDL2 Brought To QNX 7.002 Jul 2017

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1328 Articles
General
FP64 Support Finally Lands In Mesa Git For Intel Haswell03 Jan 2017

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1 Articles
GNOME
GNOME Disks Gaining Resize & Repair Support26 Jul 2017
GNOME 3.25.4 Released21 Jul 2017
GNOME Shell 3.25.4 Adds Meson Build System Support19 Jul 2017
GTK+ 3.91.1 Toolkit Released19 Jul 2017
GNOME Games 3.26 To Feature UI Improvements, New Features19 Jul 2017
GNOME Settings Continues Looking Better With Its New WiFi Panel19 Jul 2017
GNOME's Mutter Flips On Its New Monitor Config Manager By Default18 Jul 2017
GStreamer Could Be The First Multimedia Framework Supporting RTSP 2.006 Jul 2017
Fwupd 0.9.5 Released With Logitech Support, Intel ME Version Querying04 Jul 2017
The Challenges In Ubuntu Switching To The GNOME Desktop03 Jul 2017

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788 Articles
GNU
GNU Binutils 2.29 Released27 Jul 2017
GCC 7.2 To Be Released In About Two Weeks25 Jul 2017
GCC Is Working On An Implementation Of Microsoft's Language Server Protocol24 Jul 2017
GCC Begins Preparing For C++20 With -std=c++2a20 Jul 2017
Libgcrypt 1.8 Released With Various Improvements19 Jul 2017
New Features Coming For Glibc 2.2617 Jul 2017
GCC Tacks On Support For The ARM Cortex-R5214 Jul 2017
Glibc Enables A Per-Thread Cache For Malloc - Big Performance Win07 Jul 2017
GCC Picks Up Support For ARMv8-R07 Jul 2017
GCC 6.4 Compiler Released04 Jul 2017

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263 Articles
Google
VA-API Video Acceleration On The Linux Desktop Is Nearly Ready For Chrome22 Jul 2017
Google Developers Begin Planning For Go 2 Programming Language13 Jul 2017
Chrome Enables Its GPU Scheduler By Default11 Jul 2017
Chrome 60 Beta Rolls Out With VP9 Improvements, New Developer Features13 Jun 2017
Lullaby: Google's New C++ Libraries For VR/AR10 Jun 2017
Chrome 61 Progresses With WebUSB API & More10 Jun 2017
Google Is Exploring Potentially Using Btrfs In Android09 Jun 2017
Google's Brotli Compression Format Nearing v1.006 Jun 2017
Chrome 59 Now Out As Stable For Linux05 Jun 2017
Google Plans End To PNaCl Support In Favor Of WebAssembly30 May 2017

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294 Articles
Hardware
UPower 1.0 Steps Closer To Reality With v0.99.5 Update24 Jul 2017
It Looks Like Purism Might Be Soon Launching Their Libre Linux Phone19 Jul 2017
Raptor Is Going To Launch A New POWER9 Linux System19 Jul 2017
VC5 Driver Development Continues, Raspbian Performance Still Being Tuned18 Jul 2017
IBM z14 Announced, Support Added To LLVM Clang17 Jul 2017
Dell TB15/TB16 Thunderbolt Docks Should Soon Work Better On Linux17 Jul 2017
Benchmarking The Potato & Firefly: New ARM Linux Boards13 Jul 2017
Raspberry Pi VC4 DRM Driver Gets HDMI CEC Patches11 Jul 2017
Summer 2017 Linux Hardware Statistics From OpenBenchmarking.org10 Jul 2017
HID Changes Submitted For Linux 4.1310 Jul 2017

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1120 Articles
Intel
Skylake & Newer Could Still See Faster Linux Graphics Performance22 Jul 2017
Complete Kabylake Support For Intel GVT Coming21 Jul 2017
Intel Mesa Driver Lands Support For OpenGL ARB_shader_ballot20 Jul 2017
Linux 4.11 vs. 4.12 vs. 4.13-rc1 Intel Kabylake Graphics Tests20 Jul 2017
KHR_variable_pointers & KHR_storage_buffer_storage_class Land In Mesa ANV Git18 Jul 2017
Intel Stages More Code In DRM-Next For Linux 4.1418 Jul 2017
Intel Windows OpenGL Driver Finally Has v4.5, Catching Up To Mesa18 Jul 2017
It Looks Like Intel Could Begin Pushing Graphics Tech More Seriously15 Jul 2017
Intel's Linux Driver Team Jumps On Vulkan 1.0.54 Changes13 Jul 2017
Intel Plumbs 16-bit Support In Vulkan Driver, Future OpenGL Support13 Jul 2017

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1178 Articles
KDE
The Vision For KDE Plasma According To Its Developers25 Jul 2017
KDAB Releases Clazy 1.2 With Improvements For Qt Static Analysis24 Jul 2017
Krita 3.2 Digital Painting Program Enters Beta18 Jul 2017
KWin Now Requires C++14; Perhaps More Of KDE Will Make Use Of Newer C++?17 Jul 2017
The Regressed State Of KDE Plasma On Wayland, But Things Should Get Better15 Jul 2017
The KDE Components Not Yet Ported To KDE Frameworks 514 Jul 2017
KDE Plasma 5 Making Progress On FreeBSD, With Some Wayland/Weston Support09 Jul 2017
KDE Discover Moving Ahead With Better Snap Support05 Jul 2017
KDE's KWin Seeing More Continuous Integration Work01 Jul 2017
KDE Plasma 5.10.3 Fixes Longstanding NVIDIA VT/Suspend Issue28 Jun 2017

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672 Articles
LibreOffice
LibreOffice 6.0 Is In Development12 Jun 2017
LibreOffice 5.4 Beta 1 Tagged, LibreOffice 5.5 On Main18 May 2017
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

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88 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
CryENGINE 5.4 Available In Preview Form With Vulkan Capabilities27 Jul 2017
0 A.D. Alpha 22 Venustas Released27 Jul 2017
Godot 3.0 Reaches Alpha26 Jul 2017
Albion Online MMORPG Launches With Linux Support17 Jul 2017
Ioquake3 Gets A Cross-Platform Auto-Updater14 Jul 2017
Sudden Strike 4 Seeing Linux Support At Launch12 Jul 2017
Unreal Engine 4.17 Preview 1 Ships11 Jul 2017
Unity 2017 Game Engine Released11 Jul 2017
Unity Dropping DirectX/Direct3D 9 Support10 Jul 2017
Steam Linux Usage Saw A Notable Decline For June 201701 Jul 2017

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1408 Articles
Linux Kernel
Linux 4.13-rc2 Released, A "Reasonably Active" Update23 Jul 2017
The Kernel Put On Some Weight With Linux 4.1323 Jul 2017
Fedora 25/26 Will Soon Receive The Linux 4.12 Kernel20 Jul 2017
It Didn't Make It For Linux 4.13, But A New Random Number Generator Still In The Works18 Jul 2017
Linux 4.13-rc1 Kernel Released15 Jul 2017
UBIFS Gets Statx Support, Better Encryption In Linux 4.1315 Jul 2017
Linux 4.13 Thermal Management Sees Some Improvements For CPU_Cooling15 Jul 2017
Changes That You Won't Find In Linux 4.1314 Jul 2017
The Changes So Far Of The Linux 4.13 Kernel11 Jul 2017
RISC-V Linux Port Updated, But Doesn't Look Like It Will Make 4.1311 Jul 2017

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1667 Articles
Linux Storage
ZFS On Linux 0.7 Released With New Features26 Jul 2017
XFS Updates Queued For Linux 4.1310 Jul 2017
EXT4 On Linux 4.13 Can Now Support Around 2 Billion Directory Entries09 Jul 2017
Btrfs RAID 5/6 Support Is "Mostly OK" With Linux 4.1208 Jul 2017
Linux 4.13 DM Picks Up Support For SMR/Zoned Devices07 Jul 2017
Btrfs In Linux 4.13 Brings Statx Support, Other Improvements04 Jul 2017
Linux 4.13 Adding Write Hints To Allow For Better NVMe Performance03 Jul 2017
AES-128-CBC Support Coming To Fscrypt26 Jun 2017
EXT4 Is Working On A "Large Directory" Option, Parallel Discards25 Jun 2017
Reiser4 Updated For The Linux 4.11 Kernel04 Jun 2017

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235 Articles
Mesa
External Objects For Mesa's RadeonSI Should Land This Week26 Jul 2017
Mesa Adds More Linux Games To OpenGL Threading Whitelist25 Jul 2017
VC5 Driver Makes Strides For Future Broadcom GPU25 Jul 2017
Mesa 17.2 RC1 Now Available For Testing24 Jul 2017
Mesa 17.2 Has Been Branched24 Jul 2017
Most Feral Games Are Currently Broken On Mesa Git, RadeonSI Also Has A Steam Issue24 Jul 2017
Clover OpenCL Gallium3D Sees Some Patches, Closer To OpenCL 1.222 Jul 2017
Mesa 17.2 Merge Window Extended To Sunday, RADV Shared Semaphores Lands21 Jul 2017
100+ More KHR_no_error Patches, Might Help Some Games21 Jul 2017
Revised DRI3 v1.1 Modifiers Support For Mesa21 Jul 2017

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1200 Articles
Microsoft
Paragon Adds Write Support To Its ReFS Linux Driver30 May 2017
Mono 5.0 Rolls Out With Roslyn C# Compiler, Concurrent Garbage Collection20 May 2017
Fedora's FESCo Is Okay With Fedora 26 In The Windows Store13 May 2017
Microsoft .NET Core 2.0 Preview Brings Better Linux Support11 May 2017
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

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121 Articles
Mozilla
Rust-Written "Stylo" Servo Style System Now Available Via Firefox Nightly25 Jul 2017
Firefox 55 Beta Prepping Numerous Changes16 Jun 2017
Mozilla Firefox 54 Now Available13 Jun 2017
Mozilla's Servo Still Striving For WebGL Support19 May 2017
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

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244 Articles
Multimedia
MPV 0.26 Media Player Released18 Jul 2017
VP9 Added To VA-API's Encode Capabilities For FFmpeg25 Jun 2017
Opus 1.2 Audio Codec Officially Released20 Jun 2017
Opus 1.2 Audio Codec Enters Beta24 May 2017
Kodi 17.2 Released To Fix Security Issue, Bugs24 May 2017
OpenShot 2.3.3 Fixes Many Stability Issues19 May 2017
GStreamer 1.12 Makes Its Stable Debut04 May 2017
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

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247 Articles
Nouveau
Nouveau Gets Thermal Throttling, One Step Closer For GTX 900 Re-Clocking21 Jul 2017
Nouveau Thermal Monitoring Support For GeForce GTX 900 Series04 Jul 2017
GSoC Work On Nouveau Instruction Scheduling Advances19 Jun 2017
Nouveau NVC0 Enables ARB_post_depth_coverage03 Jun 2017
Nouveau Developer Working On Adding SPIR-V Support To Clover Gallium3D OpenCL03 May 2017
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

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357 Articles
NVIDIA
NVIDIA 384.59 Linux Driver Released Along With 375.8224 Jul 2017
NVIDIA JetPack 3.1 Boosts Deep Learning Performance For Jetson Boards24 Jul 2017
NVIDIA+CMU Develop New Shading Language & Compiler Framework24 Jul 2017
NVIDIA Releases 381.26.08 Vulkan Beta Driver With New Extensions13 Jul 2017
NVIDIA OpenGL vs. Vulkan CPU Core Scaling For Linux Gaming08 Jul 2017
NVIDIA Pops Out Another Vulkan Beta With More Performance Work01 Jul 2017
NVIDIA 384.47 On Linux Brings Some Vulkan Speed Boosts29 Jun 2017
NVIDIA Rolls Out The 384 Linux Driver Series Into Beta29 Jun 2017
NVIDIA 381.10.10 Vulkan Linux Driver Benchmarks28 Jun 2017
NVIDIA Releases Beta Linux Driver With New OpenGL & Vulkan Extensions28 Jun 2017

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633 Articles
Operating Systems
Android-Based Remix OS To Be Discontinued, Jide To Focus On The Enterprise17 Jul 2017
Slackware Turns 24 Years Old17 Jul 2017
Mageia 6 Officially Released, Now Defaults To GRUB 2 & KDE Plasma 516 Jul 2017
Endless OS 3.2 Released, Rebases From GNOME Shell 3.8 To 3.2208 Jul 2017
System76 Announces Pop!_OS Linux Distribution, To Be Shipped On Their Future PCs29 Jun 2017
OpenMandriva Lx 3.02 Released20 Jun 2017
Solus Ramping Up, Ikey Doherty Will Work Fulltime On The OS13 Jun 2017
Linux Mint 18.2 Beta KDE & Xfce Spins Now Available12 Jun 2017
Genode OS 17.05 Released, Switches To GCC 6.3, Kernel/Platform Improvements31 May 2017
KDE Neon User Edition 5.10 Released30 May 2017

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520 Articles
Oracle
Oracle Posts SPARC M8 Patches For GCC05 Jul 2017
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

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164 Articles
Phoronix
Ryzen, NVIDIA & Unity 8 Abandonment Topped H1'201703 Jul 2017
Ryzen, Linux Laptops, Ethereum, & Graphics Drivers Marked Phoronix's 13th Birthday01 Jul 2017
An Early Look At Our 2017 Linux Laptop Survey Results So Far25 Jun 2017
2017 Linux Laptop Survey23 Jun 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.2.0 Officially Released08 Jun 2017
Phoronix Turns 13, Phoronix Test Suite Is Now 9: Happy Birthday05 Jun 2017
Ryzen, Linux 4.12 & Polaris Evolved Were Exciting This Month31 May 2017
The Most Popular Linux News Of The Past 13 Years29 May 2017
Phoronix Turns 13 In Two Weeks - What Shall We Benchmark To Celebrate?21 May 2017
Unity 8 Abandonment, Windows 10 vs. Linux Tests Dominated April30 Apr 2017

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560 Articles
Phoronix Test Suite
Phoronix Test Suite 7.2.1 Now Available For Open-Source Benchmarking30 Jun 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.2 M4 Released, Test Suites Now Also Available Via Git03 Jun 2017
OpenBenchmarking.org Hits 24 Million Test/Suite Downloads02 Jun 2017
Test Profiles For The Phoronix Test Suite Now Available Via GitHub30 May 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.2 Milestone 3 Released26 May 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.2.0 Milestone 2 Released04 May 2017
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

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108 Articles
Premium
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Phoronix Turns 12 Years Old This Week: Here's A Birthday Special For You30 May 2016
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16 Articles
Proprietary Software
Adobe Is Finally Ending Flash Support... In 202025 Jul 2017
Apple Unveils "Metal 2" Graphics API, Better Performance & Capabilities For VR05 Jun 2017
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

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122 Articles
Qt
Qt Creator 4.4 Enters Beta20 Jul 2017
Qt Now Supports WebGL Streaming For Qt5 Apps On The Web07 Jul 2017
Qt 5.9.1 Released30 Jun 2017
Making Use Of Vulkan In Qt 5.1016 Jun 2017
Qt 5.9.1 Should Be Out This Month12 Jun 2017
Qt 5.9 LTS Released With Its OpenVG Back-End & Much More31 May 2017
Qbs 1.8 Released -- Planned To Replace QMake Build System In Qt 629 May 2017
Qt 5.9 RC2 Released, Qt 5.9.0 Still On Track For This Week29 May 2017
Qt Creator 4.3 IDE Officially Released24 May 2017
Qt 5.9 Release Candidate Available For Testing24 May 2017

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281 Articles
Radeon
AMDGPU-PRO 17.30 Linux Driver Now Available For Download27 Jul 2017
ARB_transform_feedback_overflow_query Patches For RadeonSI27 Jul 2017
Initial Batch Of AMDGPU Changes Submitted For Linux 4.1427 Jul 2017
Radeon GPU Profiler Should Help Vulkan Game Developers27 Jul 2017
AMD Releases Crimson ReLive 17.7.2, Linux Gamers Get AMDGPU-PRO 17.3026 Jul 2017
RADV Gets More Last Minute Fixes For Mesa 17.224 Jul 2017
RADV Lands New Vulkan Extensions, More On The Way20 Jul 2017
Linux 4.13-rc1 Tests Of AMDGPU Paired With RADV/RadeonSI Mesa 17.2-dev18 Jul 2017
Trying The RADV Vulkan Driver With SISCHED11 Jul 2017
David Airlie On Tweaking RADV For Better Performance In Deferred Demo10 Jul 2017

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606 Articles
Red Hat
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4 Enters Public Beta23 May 2017
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

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145 Articles
Standards
Vulkan 1.0.55 Released With Various Fixes/Clarifications17 Jul 2017
C++20 Feature Talk Heats Up At Latest C++ ISO Meeting16 Jul 2017
Codeplay & Google Release Tool To Compile OpenCL C To Vulkan14 Jul 2017
OpenGL/Vulkan SIGGRAPH Event Set For 2 August11 Jul 2017
Khronos Publishes Finalized glTF 2.0 Specification For Portable 3D Assets05 Jun 2017
IWOCL 2017 OpenCL Wraps Up, OpenCL-V For Vulkan Makes Waves21 May 2017
Khronos Unveils OpenCL 2.2, SPIR-V 1.2, OpenCL CTS Open-Sourced16 May 2017
Khronos Releases OpenVX 1.201 May 2017
SPIR-V Support For LLVM Is Moving Forward01 May 2017
OpenCL.org Working To Improve OpenCL's Community Documentation12 Apr 2017

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158 Articles
SUSE
openSUSE Leap 42.3 Officially Released26 Jul 2017
Features For OpenSUSE Leap 42.307 Jul 2017
That OpenSUSE Tablet So Far Is A Dud23 Jun 2017
openSUSE Tumbleweed Jumps On Qt 5.9, Picks Up Default MP322 Jun 2017
OpenSUSE Tumbleweed Is Now Built With PIE17 Jun 2017
openSUSE Leap 42.3 Hitting Release Candidate Stage06 Jun 2017
openSUSE Tumbleweed Switches Over To GCC 701 Jun 2017
openSUSE Announces The Kubic Project For Designing Next-Gen Container OS29 May 2017
Watch The openSUSE Conference 2017 Sessions Online This Weekend27 May 2017
OpenSUSE Tumbleweed Rolls In Linux 4.11, KDE Applications 17.0418 May 2017

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183 Articles
systemd
Systemd 234 Released: Meson Build System, Networkd Improvements13 Jul 2017
CVE-2017-9445: systemd Hit By New Security Vulnerability28 Jun 2017
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

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122 Articles
Ubuntu
Ubuntu 17.10 Soon Switching Over To GCC 727 Jul 2017
Ubuntu Still Working On Unity 7 Low Graphics Mode Improvements25 Jul 2017
Ubuntu Is Trying To Figure Out The Default Apps For 18.04 LTS21 Jul 2017
Ubuntu 17.10: Continued Work On VA-API, Switching To GDM14 Jul 2017
System76 Might Make Their Own OS Installer, Will Ship Automatic Firmware Updates14 Jul 2017
Mir 0.27 Released With Drag-And-Drop Support11 Jul 2017
Some Extra Game Tests Showing AMDGPU+RadeonSI Improvements Since Ubuntu 17.0408 Jul 2017
Ubuntu 17.10 Still Working Towards Video Acceleration, Unity 7 Woes08 Jul 2017
Ubuntu 17.10 Alpha 1 Released30 Jun 2017
Mir 1.0 Now Aiming To Support Wayland Clients Directly29 Jun 2017

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1068 Articles
Valve
SteamOS 2.121 Adds Flatpak Support25 Jul 2017
RADV Is Almost Ready For SteamVR With Mainline Mesa23 Jul 2017
Steam VR's "Knuckles" Controller Now In Dev Kit Form22 Jun 2017
Valve Puts The Steam Link & Steam Controller Back Up For Summer Sale22 Jun 2017
Steam Is Now Available In Flatpak Form18 Jun 2017
Steam Direct Now Available For More Easily Getting Games On Steam13 Jun 2017
Connor Abbott Is Valve's Latest Linux Graphics Driver Developer08 Jun 2017
Steam Linux Usage Ticks Up Slightly For May01 Jun 2017
Steam Beta Update Fixes Long-Standing Linux VR Annoyance31 May 2017
Valve Eyeing "Exclusive GPU Access" To Boost SteamVR Linux Performance31 May 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 2.10 Working On Xen 9pfs Support, MIPS EVA26 Jul 2017
Xen Linux Guests Could Be Faster With Linux 4.1306 Jul 2017
KVM Updates Mailed In For Linux 4.1305 Jul 2017
With Linux 4.12, Clouds/VMs Backed By NVMe Storage Should Be Much Faster17 Jun 2017
VirtualBox DRM/KMS Graphics Driver Being Prepped For Mainline Kernel09 Jun 2017
Xen PV Calls Backend Being Worked On For Linux Kernel20 May 2017
NetBSD Looking To Improve QEMU Support17 May 2017
A Variety Of KVM Changes For Linux 4.12, Supports MIPS Hardware Virtualization08 May 2017
Xen In Linux 4.12 Picks Up 9pfs Front-End Driver04 May 2017
Bareflank Hypervisor 1.1 Brings Windows Support03 May 2017

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Vulkan
Vulkan CPU Implementation Still Working On LLVM Code Generation25 Jul 2017
D3D9 Shaders To SPIR-V For Vulkan Is Being Worked On By VK922 Jul 2017
Vulkan 1.0.56 Brings One New Extension, Fixes21 Jul 2017
Vulkan 1.0.54 Released With Many New Extensions, Some KHX Promoted To Stable13 Jul 2017
There Are Now More Than 1,200 Vulkan Projects On GitHub11 Jul 2017
Keith Packard Continues Working On DRM Leases For Vulkan / Linux VR01 Jul 2017
Vulkan 1.0.53 Released With New Extensions28 Jun 2017
A Simple Dive Into Vulkan Compute Programming27 Jun 2017
Vulkan vs. OpenGL With The Radeon RX 470 On An Intel Xeon23 Jun 2017
OpenCL-Over-Vulkan Could Be Here Soon21 Jun 2017

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Wayland
Sway 0.14 Supports KDE Server Decorations Protocol, Mouse Button Bindings27 Jul 2017
Wayland 1.14, Weston 3.0 Hit Beta Milestone26 Jul 2017
Wayland 1.14 Alpha & Weston 3.0 Alpha Released12 Jul 2017
Wayland Protocols v1.9 Released11 Jul 2017
OpenGL Hardware Acceleration Support For Weston's RDP Backend06 Jul 2017
XDG-Output Protocol Proposed For Wayland05 Jul 2017
Wayland 1.14 & Weston 3.0 Planned For Release Next Month04 Jul 2017
Libinput 1.8 Released03 Jul 2017
Libinput 1.8 Switches To Meson As Its Primary Build System18 Jun 2017
Weston Debug Protocol Proposed For Wayland03 Jun 2017

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WINE
Wine-Staging 2.13 Adds More Direct3D 11 Bits25 Jul 2017
Wine 2.13 Released: Unicode 10.0, Better Mouse Cursors21 Jul 2017
Wine 2.0.2 Released With 62 Bug Fixes20 Jul 2017
Wine-Staging 2.12 Released11 Jul 2017
Wine 2.12 Released07 Jul 2017
Wine-Staging 2.11 Brings NVAPI Improvements, PIE Support27 Jun 2017
Wine 2.11 Arrives, Adds OpenGL Support In The Android Driver23 Jun 2017
Wine-Staging 2.10 Released With macOS Preloader13 Jun 2017
Wine 2.10 Released With Initial Android Graphics Driver09 Jun 2017
More Android Code Had Been Landing In Wine02 Jun 2017

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X.Org
NVIDIA's Server-Side GLVND Implementation21 Jul 2017
Server-Side GLVND Being Hacked On, Could Help PRIME Laptops & More18 Jul 2017
NVIDIA Proposes "DeepColor Visual" Extension For X.Org Server, For HDR On Linux18 Jul 2017
DRI3 v1.1 Revised For Modifiers And Multi-Plane Support14 Jul 2017
X.Org 2017 Summer Projects Continue Making Progress09 Jul 2017
The First Significant Update To DRI3 Proposed09 Jun 2017
X.Org XDC2017 Call for Papers On Linux Graphics & More07 Jun 2017
GLAMOR Updates Land In The X.Org Server, OpenGL ES Fallback18 May 2017
X.Org Is Looking For An XDC2018 Host11 May 2017
Better Driver Matching For X.Org Server 1.2010 May 2017

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