Phoronix News Archive

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AMD
AMD Developer Posts More Patches For RADV18 May 2017
AMD Talks Up Vega Frontier Edition, Epyc, Zen 2, ThreadRipper16 May 2017
AMD Releases Optimizing C/C++ Compiler For Ryzen16 May 2017
AMD Posts Initial Patches For Raven APU Support: 117 Patches, 314k L.O.C.10 May 2017
GPUOpen's CodeXL 2.3 Brings Ryzen Support, AMDGPU-PRO Compatibility10 May 2017
Radeon RX 550 Stumbles On Open-Source, Working Fine With AMDGPU-PRO04 May 2017
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

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804 Articles
BSD
FreeBSD Lands Support For 64-bit Inodes (ino64 Project)28 May 2017
FreeBSD Made Progress In Q1'2017 On Linuxulator, Nearly 30k Ports15 May 2017
Radeon DRM Driver For DragonFlyBSD Sees Big Update06 May 2017
FreeNAS 11.0 Release Candidate Up For Testing05 May 2017
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

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424 Articles
Compiler
Coriander Project: Compile CUDA Codes To OpenCL, Run Everywhere21 May 2017
FLANG: NVIDIA Brings Fortran To LLVM18 May 2017
A Big Golang Update Lands In GCC 8.011 May 2017
GCC 6/7 Gets A Performance-Sensitive Fix09 May 2017
Falcon: A New, Faster JIT Compiler For Java/JVM08 May 2017
PGI 17.4 Compiler Tests vs. GCC 6.3 vs. LLVM Clang 4.004 May 2017
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

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849 Articles
Coreboot
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
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

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139 Articles
Debian
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
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

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215 Articles
Desktop
Enlightenment 0.21.8 Released28 May 2017
Xfce4-Panel Release With Working GTK3 Support24 May 2017
31 More AMDGPU DC/DAL Patches Enter The Queue23 May 2017
OpenShot 2.3.2 Video Editor Released11 May 2017
Cinnamon 3.4 Desktop Environment Tagged04 May 2017
Qt 5.9 Beta 3 Now Available02 May 2017
Some Of The Features Coming To Linux Mint's Cinnamon 3.4 Desktop30 Apr 2017
VSXu 0.6 Audio Visualizer & Visual Programming Language Released30 Apr 2017
Enlightenment Working On OpenGL-Accelerated Evas Filters25 Apr 2017
Netflix Should Now Play Nicely On Fedora, Other Linux Distributions21 Apr 2017

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263 Articles
Fedora
Fedora 26 Beta Has Been Delayed25 May 2017
Printing Improvements Being Planned For Fedora 2715 May 2017
It's Now Possible To Run Fedora On Chromebooks With Wayland12 May 2017
Full MP3 Support Being Added To Fedora Linux05 May 2017
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

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686 Articles
Free Software
Arcan 0.5.2 Released: That Display Server Built On A Game Engine, Now Tackling VR24 May 2017
Nextcloud 12 Debuts With "Global Scale" Architecture22 May 2017
Benchmarks: PostgreSQL 10 Performance Is Looking Good19 May 2017
PostgreSQL 10 Enters Beta18 May 2017
OpenCL.org Restarting Work Porting GEGL To OpenCL17 May 2017
LWJGL v3.1.2 Brings OpenVR Bindings, Tiny OpenEXR15 May 2017
Ardour 5.9 Digital Audio Workstation Released15 May 2017
FreeType 2.8 Completes OpenType Variation Fonts Support14 May 2017
GIMP 2.8.22 Released, Fixes A 10 Year Old CVE11 May 2017
Git 2.13 Released, Adds SHA-1 Collision Detection10 May 2017

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1308 Articles
General
FP64 Support Finally Lands In Mesa Git For Intel Haswell03 Jan 2017

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1 Articles
GNOME
GPS-Share: New Open-Source Project For Sharing GPS On A LAN29 May 2017
Qt Applications Will Now Look Better On Flatpak'ed GNOME Desktops29 May 2017
Fractional Scaling Might Soon Be Accomplished For GNOME28 May 2017
GNOME 3.25.2 Released28 May 2017
Mutter 3.25.2 Has Bug Fixes, Some Performance Work24 May 2017
A Number Of Improvements Coming To GNOME Builder 3.2619 May 2017
GNOME Plans Switch To GitLab For Development Infrastructure16 May 2017
GNOME 3.24.2 Released With A Variety Of Fixes11 May 2017
NetworkManager 1.8 Released10 May 2017
Wine's AppDB, GNOME Recipes, Coloring Book Among Outreachy Summer Projects04 May 2017

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771 Articles
GNU
GNU's libmicrohttpd 0.9.55 Embeddable Web Server Released28 May 2017
D Language Front-End Proposed For GCC 8, 800k Lines of Code28 May 2017
More OpenACC 2.5 Code Lands In GCC25 May 2017
GTK+ 3.91 Released With Meson Build Support, API Changes, macOS Support23 May 2017
GNU Guix & Guix SD 0.13 Released22 May 2017
Glibc / GNU Toolchain Dropping Google NaCl Support20 May 2017
GNU OrgaDoc Aims To Make It Easy To Copy/Sync Documents Between Computers12 May 2017
Artanis: GNU Gets Into Web Application Frameworks, Written In Guile Scheme10 May 2017
GRUB 2.03 Begins Development03 May 2017
GCC 7.1 Compiler Released02 May 2017

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244 Articles
Google
Gollvm: Google Working On LLVM-Based Go Compiler29 May 2017
Android Studio 3.0 Preview Release: Kotlin, Java 8 Features17 May 2017
Android O Developer Preview 2 Released, Android Go Announced17 May 2017
Chrome Gets A GPU Service Scheduler12 May 2017
Exciting GSoC 2017 Projects: Vulkan Software Renderer, Kodi On Wayland, Much More04 May 2017
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

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284 Articles
Hardware
Some Logitech Hardware Can Now Be Flashed Under Linux With Fwupd24 May 2017
Videos From The 2017 Linux Audio Conference22 May 2017
GeForce GT 1030 Will Work With NVIDIA 381 Linux Driver, Good Luck With Nouveau19 May 2017
MSI's Latest BIOS Updates Working Well For Ryzen17 May 2017
Coreboot Ported To Another Core 2 Era Motherboard: G41C-GS13 May 2017
Razer Sabertooth & Mad Catz Brawlstick Support In Linux 4.1213 May 2017
VC4 Raspberry Pi 3D Driver Development Has Been Busy This Spring13 May 2017
Broadcom BCM2835 Thermal Driver For Linux 4.1212 May 2017
More Power Management Updates Head To The Linux 4.12 Kernel10 May 2017
CodeAurora Continues Contributions To Freedreno's MSM DRM Driver09 May 2017

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1085 Articles
Intel
Intel Opens Up Compute Library for Deep Neural Networks25 May 2017
Thunderbolt To Be Offered As A Royalty-Free Industry Specification24 May 2017
GCC Developers Potentially Deprecating Intel MPX24 May 2017
Intel Broxton Gets ASTC HDR Support In Mesa22 May 2017
Intel Working On Thunderbolt Security Levels For Linux, Firmware Updates19 May 2017
Intel Developer BLORPs Older Hardware, May Help With Some Bugs16 May 2017
It's Come Back Up That Intel Is Reportedly Licensing Radeon Graphics IP15 May 2017
5-Level Paging Work Heads Into Linux 4.1203 May 2017
Intel Edison Gets Mainline Bluetooth Support With Linux 4.12 Kernel03 May 2017
Intel Memory Bandwidth Allocation Coming To Linux 4.1202 May 2017

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1154 Articles
KDE
Better KWin Wayland HiDPI Support Still Baking18 May 2017
KDE's Akademy 2017 Schedule Published16 May 2017
KDE Plasma 5.10 Beta Ships With Folder View Default, Improved Wayland15 May 2017
KDE Frameworks 5.34 Released14 May 2017
KDE 4/5 Affected By A Root Exploit Vulnerability12 May 2017
KDE e.V. Community 2016 Report Details 20 Years Of KDE04 May 2017
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

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652 Articles
LibreOffice
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
LibreOffice 5.3 Alpha Tagged, New Features Inbound20 Oct 2016

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87 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
Dawn of War III Will See Vulkan Support On Linux26 May 2017
Unreal Engine 4.16 Brings New Rendering Features, Performance Improvements24 May 2017
Total War: SHOGUN 2 and Fall of the Samurai Debut For Linux23 May 2017
Linux GPU Driver Issues Are Still Holding Up Games In 201721 May 2017
Shogun 2 On Linux Will Work With Radeon GPUs On Mesa 17.1, NVIDIA 375+19 May 2017
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III Coming To Linux Next Month19 May 2017
Ballistic Overkill Rolls Out Vulkan Support, New Anti-Aliasing Modes16 May 2017
Epic's New Unreal Tournament Still Advancing, v0.1.1 Released16 May 2017
Total War: SHOGUN 2 Coming To Linux This Month15 May 2017
Chrome's Ozone Adds Gamepad Support07 May 2017

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1382 Articles
Linux Kernel
Linux 4.12-rc3 Kernel Released28 May 2017
Heterogeneous Memory Management Steps Up To Version 2223 May 2017
RISC-V Linux Port Pursuing Mainlining In The Kernel23 May 2017
Linux 4.12-rc2 Kernel Released22 May 2017
Running Intel Kabylake Graphics On Linux 4.1221 May 2017
More DRM Code Aligned For The Linux 4.13 Kernel16 May 2017
The Features You Won't Find In The Linux 4.12 Kernel15 May 2017
Git Statistics Showing The Rate Of Change For Linux 4.12 Development14 May 2017
Linux 4.12-rc1 Kernel Released One Day Early13 May 2017
Linux 4.12 Gained A Lot Of Weight: More Than One Million New Lines13 May 2017

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1630 Articles
Linux Storage
TFS File-System Still Aiming To Compete With ZFS, Written In Rust21 May 2017
Btrfs Gets RAID 5/6 Fixes With Linux 4.1210 May 2017
F2FS Is Ready With Various Enhancements For Linux 4.1208 May 2017
XFS In Linux 4.12 Adds GETFSMAP Support07 May 2017
BFQ I/O Scheduler Lands Along With New Kyber Scheduler01 May 2017
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

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225 Articles
Mesa
Mesa 17.0.7 Being Prepped To End Out Mesa 17.029 May 2017
Airlie Is Looking At Tournier's Soft FP64 Work For R600-Rats27 May 2017
Intel Gen 4~5 BLORPing Happens With Mesa 17.2 Git26 May 2017
Mesa Developers Discuss Branching Off Old Drivers, Including R300g & i91526 May 2017
Mesa 17.1.1 Released25 May 2017
Freedreno Gallium3D Enables NIR By Default23 May 2017
Trying Out MESA_NO_ERROR / KHR_no_error Support On Mesa 17.2-dev23 May 2017
ARB_gl_spirv / NIR Support Being Worked On For RadeonSI23 May 2017
Mesa 17.1.1 Coming This Week22 May 2017
Mesa Developers Discuss Dropping Older Drivers, Removing Untested Code22 May 2017

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1153 Articles
Microsoft
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
Linux Gets A Proprietary, Read-Only ReFS File-System Driver31 Aug 2016

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120 Articles
Mozilla
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
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

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241 Articles
Multimedia
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
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

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244 Articles
Nouveau
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
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

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353 Articles
NVIDIA
RadeonSI/Gallium3D Still Appears To Have Greater CPU Overhead Than The NVIDIA Driver22 May 2017
NVIDIA Introduces Low-Profile GeForce GT 103017 May 2017
NVIDIA Details CUDA 9 Features, Allows C++14 In Device Code11 May 2017
NVIDIA Announces Volta-based Tesla V100 Accelerator10 May 2017
GeForce Experience Picks Up OpenGL/Vulkan Support, Linux Up Next?10 May 2017
NVIDIA 381.22 Linux Driver Released With Updated Vulkan09 May 2017
NVIDIA Video Codec SDK 8.0 Released, Supports 10/12-bit Decoding With HEVC/VP908 May 2017
NVIDIA 375.66 Driver Released With Fixes, Official GTX 1080 Ti Support04 May 2017
PGI 2017 v17.4 Compiler Released01 May 2017
NVIDIA's "Open-Source Guy" Has Left The Company07 Apr 2017

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621 Articles
Operating Systems
TrueOS Evolving Its "Stable" Release Cycle27 May 2017
Alpine Linux 3.6 Release Brings PPC64LE & s390x Support, Updated Packages25 May 2017
Mageia 6 Reaches Release Candidate Phase24 May 2017
Chrome OS Is Working To Remove The Last Of Its X11 Dependencies20 May 2017
Endless Flatpaks Steam19 May 2017
Open-Source Windows: ReactOS 0.4.5 Now Available17 May 2017
MINIX 3.4 RC6 Released09 May 2017
Haiku's Plans For OpenGL Hardware Acceleration On Intel05 May 2017
OpenIndiana Hipster 2017.04 Adds USB 3.0 Support03 May 2017
Haiku OS Is Stepping Closer To Its Beta01 May 2017

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510 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
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
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

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553 Articles
Phoronix Test Suite
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
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

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104 Articles
Premium
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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
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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
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
KDAB Experimenting With Qt 3D For VR20 May 2017
Qt 5.9 Reaches Final Beta, Release Candidate Running Bit Behind Schedule16 May 2017
Qt 5.9 To Be An LTS Release, Qt 6 Planning On Radar09 May 2017
Qt Creator 4.3 RC1 Now Available For Developers09 May 2017
Qt WebKit Still Being Developed As An Alternative To Qt WebEngine03 May 2017
Qt 5.10 Platform Support Changes Being Discussed27 Apr 2017

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275 Articles
Radeon
Do You Still Use R600g OpenCL Clover?27 May 2017
Radeon VCN Video Decode Support Lands In Mesa25 May 2017
David Airlie Is Bringing OpenGL 4.2 To More R600 Gallium3D Hardware24 May 2017
ARB_bindless_texture Patches Posted For RadeonSI Gallium3D19 May 2017
Radeon's ROCm OpenCL Runtime Finally Open-Sourced12 May 2017
Raven Ridge, VCN Decode Support Patches Posted For Gallium3D10 May 2017
Two More Device IDs Added For Radeon Vega 1010 May 2017
AMD Releases Radeon ROCm 1.503 May 2017
RADV Shader Prefetching Yields Minor Performance Boost19 Apr 2017
Radeon RX 500 "Polaris Evolved" Hardware Launches18 Apr 2017

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573 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
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
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

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153 Articles
SUSE
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
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

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176 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
UBports Continues Plotting To Keep Ubuntu Touch Alive18 May 2017
Cockpit Comes To Ubuntu, Easier Linux Server Administration09 May 2017
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

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1046 Articles
Valve
SteamVR Home Now Works Under Linux25 May 2017
SteamOS 2.115 Switches From AMDGPU-PRO To AMDGPU+RadeonSI22 May 2017
Valve Puts The Steam Controller & Steam Link Back On Sale11 May 2017
SteamVR Dashboard On Linux Now Supports Desktop View09 May 2017
April's Steam Survey Shows Their Linux Users At 0.76%, macOS Drops Below 3%02 May 2017
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

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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
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
Jailhouse 0.7 Hypervisor Released02 May 2017
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

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Vulkan
Khronos UK Video Livestream Today About Vulkan25 May 2017
Vulkan 1.0.50 Adds New AMD-Developed Extension20 May 2017
PasVulkan: Now You Can Make Use Of Vulkan In Object Pascal17 May 2017
Intel's ANV Vulkan Driver Hooks In VK_KHR_get_surface_capabilities2 Support16 May 2017
Vulkan 1.0.49 Introduces Two New Extensions12 May 2017
VK9 Direct3D-Over-Vulkan Begins Hitting More Advanced Milestones12 May 2017
VK_KHX_multiview Lands In Mesa 17.2 Git For Intel's ANV Vulkan Driver03 May 2017
Direct3D 9 Over Vulkan Continues Progressing23 Apr 2017
Vulkan Crosses 1,000 Projects On GitHub19 Apr 2017
Vulkan 1.0.48 Released16 Apr 2017

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Wayland
Wayland's XDG-Shell Preparing For Stable24 May 2017
Igalia Making Progress On Improving Chromium Wayland23 May 2017
Samsung/Enlightenment Experiment With Wayland In A Widget20 May 2017
Westfield: Wayland For HTML5/JavaScript11 May 2017
Skylane: A Wayland Implementation In Rust, Part of Perceptia Project04 May 2017
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

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WINE
Wine 2.9 Adds Direct3D Tessellation Shader Support26 May 2017
Wine-Staging 2.8 Improves Fake DLLs16 May 2017
Wine 2.8 Brings Improved Direct3D Command Stream12 May 2017
Wine-Staging 2.7 Released With Latest Experimental Patches02 May 2017
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

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X.Org
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
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

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