Phoronix News Archive

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AMD
Ryzen 7 2700X CPUFreq Scaling Governor Benchmarks On Ubuntu Linux22 Apr 2018
AMDGPU DRM Gets "GFXOFF" Patches To Turn Off Graphics Engine19 Apr 2018
AMD Posts KFD Support For GFX9/Vega10 Apr 2018
Work Is Underway To Upstream LLVM Clang's CUDA Toolchain For AMDGPU/HIP06 Apr 2018
Latest AMDGPU DC Plays Nicer With Raven Ridge But Still Linux Gaming Stability Issues24 Mar 2018
AMD To Issue PSP/BIOS Firmware Updates For Recent Vulnerabilities21 Mar 2018
AMDVLK Vulkan Driver Updated With Improvements For Sub-Groups & Multi-View17 Mar 2018
AMD Secure Processor & Ryzen Chipsets Reportedly Vulnerable To Exploit13 Mar 2018
AMD's Vulkan Memory Allocator Nears Version 2.008 Mar 2018
It Looks Like Raven Ridge Desktop APUs Will Work Better With Linux 4.1707 Mar 2018

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923 Articles
BSD
Ryzen Stability Issues Are Still Affecting Some FreeBSD Users23 Apr 2018
DragonFlyBSD Kernel Gets Some SMP Improvements22 Apr 2018
NetBSD 8.0 RC1 Available, Bringing Initial USB 3.0 Support & Spectre/Meltdown Mitigation20 Apr 2018
Meltdown/PTI Mitigation Impact On BSDs vs. Linux18 Apr 2018
Some DragonFly HAMMER2 / FreeBSD ZFS / Linux EXT4 Benchmarks18 Apr 2018
A Look At The Meltdown Performance Impact With DragonFlyBSD 5.215 Apr 2018
Some FreeBSD 11.1, 12.0-CURRENT & TrueOS 18.03 Benchmarks10 Apr 2018
DragonFlyBSD 5.2 Now Available With HAMMER2 Improvements & Spectre Mitigation10 Apr 2018
OpenBSD 6.3 Released With Spectre/Meltdown Mitigation, ARM64 SMP Support02 Apr 2018
TrueOS 18.03 Released With Spectre/Meltdown Fixes, Package Updates30 Mar 2018

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502 Articles
Clear Linux
Clear Linux Shedding More Light On Their "Magic" Performance Work04 Apr 2018
Clear Linux Is The Latest Distribution Figuring Out What To Do With Python 221 Feb 2018
DNF Package Manager Is Now Available On Clear Linux31 Jan 2018
Clear Linux Rolls Out KPTI Page Isolation & Retpoline Support08 Jan 2018
Solus Borrows From The Clear Linux Playbook For AVX2-Optimized Gaming12 Nov 2017
Clear Linux Reaches The Amazon EC2 Cloud29 Oct 2017
Clear Linux Can Run On AMD's EPYC Platform With Competitive Performance29 Sep 2017
Clear Linux & Their Love For FMV + dl_platform/dl_hwcap In The Name Of Performance15 Sep 2017
GCC vs. Clang Compilers On The Intel Core i9 With Clear Linux17 Jul 2017
Clear Linux Switches From ACPI CPUFreq To P-State12 Apr 2017

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35 Articles
Coreboot
Coreboot Lands Updated ME_Cleaner, Purism TPM & Other Updates06 Apr 2018
Coreboot Picks Up Librem Enhancements, New HP Elitebook Port, Cheza Snapdragon26 Mar 2018
Intel BayTrail Gets Minor Graphics Improvement On Coreboot, Now Supports OpRegion15 Mar 2018
Purism Releases Updated Coreboot Images For Their Laptops22 Feb 2018
A Cloud/Hosting Provider Is Using Coreboot On Thousands Of Servers04 Feb 2018
New Coreboot Frame-Buffer Driver For The Linux Kernel25 Jan 2018
Coreboot 4.7 Released With 47 More Motherboards Supported, AMD Stoney Ridge15 Jan 2018
A "Newer" ASUS Mini-ITX AMD Motherboard Now Supported By Coreboot14 Jan 2018
Flashrom 1.0 Officially Released For Programming BIOS/EFI/ROM Flash Chips02 Jan 2018
Intel NUC DCP847SKE Now Supported By Coreboot26 Dec 2017

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157 Articles
Debian
Debian 10 "Buster" Should Be Out Around Mid-2019, Debian 12 Is "Bookworm"16 Apr 2018
Slax 9.4 Released With Updated Debian Packages, One-Click-To-Install Launchers26 Mar 2018
Slax 9.4 RC1 Available For A Lightweight Debian Experience24 Mar 2018
Debian Project Leader Elections 2018 Has One Candidate11 Mar 2018
Debian 9.4 Stretch Released10 Mar 2018
Devuan 2.0 Reaches Beta, Debian Without Systemd & Now Based On Stretch13 Feb 2018
Debian Salsa Is Served Out On A Beta Dish25 Dec 2017
Debian Had A Successful 2017 With The Release Of "Stretch"19 Dec 2017
Debian 9.3 Released With Bug Fixes, Security Updates09 Dec 2017
Debian Installer Buster Alpha 2 Released06 Dec 2017

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237 Articles
Desktop
MenuLibre 2.2 Linux Desktop Menu Editor Released With Many Improvements22 Apr 2018
Xfce Picks Up Better PulseAudio Integration22 Apr 2018
Xfce Settings Update Brings Better Multi-Monitor Support21 Apr 2018
Pidgin 2.13 Linux Desktop Instant Messaging Client Released07 Apr 2018
Linux Gets An Open-Source VR Desktop, Built Off OpenHMD29 Mar 2018
RawTherapee 5.4 Released For Open-Source, Cross-Platform RAW Image Editing24 Mar 2018
Faster Window/Application Launching Is Coming For Cinnamon16 Mar 2018
Samsung/Enlightenment Developers Are Busy At Work On EFL 2.014 Mar 2018
i3 v4.15 Tiling Window Manager Released10 Mar 2018
MATE 1.20 Released With HiDPI Abilities, Global Menu Support07 Feb 2018

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304 Articles
Fedora
Thunderbolt 3 Support Is In Great Shape For Fedora 2823 Apr 2018
Fedora 28 Has Entered Its Final Freeze For Releasing Next Month17 Apr 2018
Early Features Begin Receiving Approval For Fedora 2906 Apr 2018
Fedora To Decide What To Do About GNOME 3.28's Auto-Suspend Default05 Apr 2018
Fedora 28 Beta Released03 Apr 2018
Fedora 28 Beta To Be Released Next Week29 Mar 2018
What Would You Like To See Out Of Fedora Server In The Future?26 Mar 2018
Fedora 28 Beta Has Been Delayed22 Mar 2018
DNF 3.0 Development Has Started For Linux Package Management22 Mar 2018
Fedora Will Get An IoT Edition09 Mar 2018

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760 Articles
Free Software
ThreadStack: Yet Another C++ Project Trying To Make Multi-Threading Easier23 Apr 2018
Libjpeg-Turbo 2.0 Beta Brings More AVX2 SIMD, Improved CMake Build System22 Apr 2018
Nginx 1.14 Web Server Released17 Apr 2018
Subversion 1.10 Released With LZ4 Compression, New Conflict Resolver14 Apr 2018
phpMyAdmin 4.8 Brings Mobile Interface, 2FA & More09 Apr 2018
HandBrake 1.1 Open-Source Video Transcoder Released08 Apr 2018
GCC 7.3 vs. GCC 8.0 vs. LLVM Clang 6.0 On The POWER9 Raptor Talos II03 Apr 2018
Some Of The Grandest Open-Source / Linux Letdowns Over The Years01 Apr 2018
Spectre/Meltdown Benchmarks & Evolving Linux GPU Drivers Dominated Q1-201825 Mar 2018
Blender 2.8 Is Going To Be Very Exciting, Requires OpenGL 3.3+22 Mar 2018

More Free Software News

1402 Articles
General
FP64 Support Finally Lands In Mesa Git For Intel Haswell03 Jan 2017

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1 Articles
GNOME
The Big GNOME Shell Memory Leak Has Been Plugged, Might Be Backported To 3.2821 Apr 2018
GIMP 2.10 RC2 Released With Multi-Threaded Painting, Rewritten Themes17 Apr 2018
GNOME 3.29.1 Released As The First Step Towards GNOME 3.3017 Apr 2018
Purism Hires GNOME Developer For Librem 5 UI/UX Designer16 Apr 2018
GNOME 3.28.1 Released With Several Refinements13 Apr 2018
System76 Gets On The GNOME Advisory Board12 Apr 2018
More GNOME Performance Improvements Are On The Way11 Apr 2018
GIMP Punts Painting Off To Separate Thread11 Apr 2018
GIMP 2.10 Finally Reaches The Release Candidate Stage27 Mar 2018
An Important GNOME Performance Fix Has Landed25 Mar 2018

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881 Articles
GNU
Arch Linux Finally Rolling Out Glibc 2.2720 Apr 2018
Trisquel 8.0 Arrives Of The 100% Libre Linux OS, Using MATE & Powered By Linux 4.418 Apr 2018
GRUB Boot-Loader Picks Up Support For F2FS File-System11 Apr 2018
FreeCAD 0.17 Released With Various Workbench Improvements08 Apr 2018
GnuCash 3.0 Released, Ported To GTK3 Toolkit03 Apr 2018
GNU Linux-Libre 4.16 Released, Won't Warn You About Spectre/Meltdown Microcode Updates02 Apr 2018
GCC 8 Aims For Release Candidate In April, But Regressions Remain27 Mar 2018
Tar Picks Up Support For Zstd Compression26 Mar 2018
GNU Mcron 1.1 Released As Their Replacement to Vixie Cron19 Mar 2018
Intel SGX Enclave Support Added To GCC17 Mar 2018

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576 Articles
Google
Chrome 66 Released With Security Improvements & New JavaScript APIs18 Apr 2018
Google "Hammer" HID Driver Coming To Linux 4.1727 Mar 2018
Android Studio 3.1 Released With C++ Performance Profiler26 Mar 2018
Chrome 66 Beta Delivers On Async Clipboard API, Web Locks API21 Mar 2018
Student Applications For GSoC 2018 Now Open12 Mar 2018
Android P Previews Better Message Notifications, HDR VP9, Multi-Camera API07 Mar 2018
Chrome 65 Released With CSS Paint API, Server Timing API06 Mar 2018
Google Finds Clang On Windows To Be Production-Ready For Building Chrome05 Mar 2018
Trying Out Google's Machine Learning Ads21 Feb 2018
X.Org, GNOME & The 200+ Other Organizations For GSoC 201814 Feb 2018

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327 Articles
Hardware
There's Finally A Device Using Broadcom's VideoCore V GPU13 Apr 2018
Purism Begins Librem 5 Developer Docs, Using "Phosh" Wayland Shell & GNOME Apps11 Apr 2018
Laptop Support Improvements Head Into Linux 4.1710 Apr 2018
Linux 4.17 To Support Microsemi Ocelot MIPS SoCs10 Apr 2018
Linux 4.17 Change To Allow RTCs To Live Beyond Their Intended Life09 Apr 2018
x86 Chinese CPU Manufacturer Zhaoxin Has Been Working On Linux Support09 Apr 2018
POWER Updates For Linux 4.17 Drop POWER4 CPU Support07 Apr 2018
Thunderbolt Updates Head Into Linux 4.17, Adds USB/SL4 Security Level07 Apr 2018
NVIDIA Xavier Support Being Brought Up With Linux 4.17, Other New ARM Boards Too06 Apr 2018
Linux 4.17 Gets PhoenixRC Flight Controller Support & PS/2 Mouse Improvements05 Apr 2018

More Hardware News

1258 Articles
Intel
Intel 2018Q1 Graphics Stack Recipe22 Apr 2018
Intel KVMGT 2018-Q1 Release Offers Mediated GPU Pass-Through Improvements20 Apr 2018
Intel Opens Up nGraph Source Code For DNN Model Compiler19 Apr 2018
Igalia Preps 16-bit Integer Support For Intel's Vulkan Driver11 Apr 2018
New Intel ISA Document Notes New "Tremont" CPU04 Apr 2018
Intel Has Been Working To Improve Linux Suspend/Resume, Calls For More Testing04 Apr 2018
New P-State Patches Could Boost Intel Graphics Performance Under Some Conditions28 Mar 2018
Intel "ICE" Driver Landing For E800 Series Ethernet27 Mar 2018
Intel OpenGL Driver Performance On Windows 10 vs. Ubuntu vs. Clear Linux24 Mar 2018
Linux Games/Apps Might Get Greater Control Over GPU Frequency On Intel Hardware15 Mar 2018

More Intel News

1301 Articles
KDE
KDE Plasma 5.13 Is Making Great Improvements On Its Wayland Support22 Apr 2018
KDE Applications 18.04 Brings Dolphin Improvements, JuK Wayland Support19 Apr 2018
KDE Plasma 5.13 Is Getting Further Polished Ahead Of Its June Release15 Apr 2018
KDE Frameworks 5.45 Released With Remote Access Interface For KWayland14 Apr 2018
KDE Elisa 0.1 Music Player Released12 Apr 2018
KDE Connect 1.3 Gets An Extension For GNOME's Nautilus09 Apr 2018
KDE Applications 18.04 Release Candidate Arrives06 Apr 2018
Latte Dock 0.7.79 Released With Wayland Improvements, New Features02 Apr 2018
digiKam 5.9 Released While 6.0 Is Planned For Release Later In The Year25 Mar 2018
Krita 4.0 Now Available For Open-Source Digital Painting22 Mar 2018

More KDE News

756 Articles
LibreOffice
Collabora Online 3.2 Supports Chart Creation, Other Features21 Apr 2018
Changes Begin Building Up For LibreOffice 6.130 Mar 2018
LibreOffice 6.1 Getting GTK3 Native Message Dialogs04 Mar 2018
LibreOffice 6.0 Released With A Ton Of Open-Source Office Suite Improvements31 Jan 2018
LibreOffice Gets "KDE 5" Integration That's A GTK3/KDE5 Hybrid23 Jan 2018
LibreOffice 6.0 Beta Available - Huge Open-Source Office Suite Update For 201825 Nov 2017
LibreOffice Calc Is Finally Being Threaded22 Nov 2017
LibreOffice Lands An Initial Qt5 Interface Plugin06 Nov 2017
LibreOffice Gets Flicker-Free OpenGL Transitions11 Sep 2017
LibreOffice 5.4 Released With New Standard Color Palette, Improved File Handling28 Jul 2017

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98 Articles
Linux Events
Embedded Linux Conference 2018 Wraps Up In Portland15 Mar 2018
WineConf 2018 Is Happening In The Hague, Celebrating 25 Years Of Wine03 Mar 2018
A Recap Of The Many Interesting Presentations At FOSDEM 201813 Feb 2018
Jon Masters On Understanding Spectre & Meltdown CPU Vulnerabilities05 Feb 2018
FOSDEM 2018 Is This Weekend In Brussels02 Feb 2018
Linux.Conf.Au 2018 Videos Now Available25 Jan 2018
Audio Recordings Posted For Linux Plumbers Conference 201725 Nov 2017
FOSDEM 2018 Will Be Hosting A Wayland / Mesa / Mir / X.Org Developer Room19 Nov 2017
Embedded Linux Conference Europe & Open-Source Summit Wrap Up In Prague29 Oct 2017
The Graphics Talks Of The 2017 Open-Source Summit NA16 Sep 2017

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55 Articles
Linux Gaming
SC-Controller 0.4.2 Brings Better On-Screen Keyboard21 Apr 2018
This Chart Shows How The Radeon RX 580 vs. GeForce GTX 1060 Now Compete Under Linux20 Apr 2018
Don't Bother Trying AMDVLK Vulkan With Rise of the Tomb Raider Right Now20 Apr 2018
Serious Sam 4: Planet Badass Is Coming With Linux Support19 Apr 2018
Rise of the Tomb Raider Launching Tomorrow For Linux18 Apr 2018
Ryan Gordon Is Working On MojoAL, Adds Spatialized Audio Support13 Apr 2018
A Quick Look At Feral GameMode / P-State Powersave vs. Performance10 Apr 2018
Feral Releases "GameMode" System Tool For Linux, Currently Sets CPU Scaling Governor10 Apr 2018
Rise of the Tomb Raider Coming To Linux This Month09 Apr 2018
Everspace Is Officially Coming To Linux Soon02 Apr 2018

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1500 Articles
Linux Kernel
BUS1 Still Remains Out Of The Mainline Linux Kernel, But DBus-Broker Continues23 Apr 2018
Linux 4.17-rc2 Kernel Released With Mostly Routine Changes23 Apr 2018
AMDGPU DC Fixes For Linux 4.17 Take Care Of "The Dark Screen Issue"20 Apr 2018
V3D DRM Driver Steps Towards Mainline Kernel, Renamed From VC519 Apr 2018
Detailing The Idle Loop Ordering Problem & The Power Improvement In Linux 4.1717 Apr 2018
Broadcom VC5 DRM Driver Might Soon Be On Its Way To The Mainline Linux Kernel17 Apr 2018
Linux 4.17-rc1 Kernel Released: A Ton Of New Functionality While Shedding Old Code15 Apr 2018
A Last Minute Linux 4.17 Pull To Help Non-PCID Systems With KPTI Meltdown Performance15 Apr 2018
Remaining Subsystem Updates Land Ahead Of Linux 4.17-rc114 Apr 2018
DRM Drivers Get Fixes Ahead Of Linux 4.17-rc113 Apr 2018

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1878 Articles
Linux Storage
Mainline Linux Kernel Almost Ready For Finally Supporting Unprivileged FUSE Mounts16 Apr 2018
OpenAFS 1.8 Released, Drops Pre-2.6 Linux Support13 Apr 2018
TRIM Support Is Closer To Being Merged For ZFS On Linux13 Apr 2018
ZFS On Linux 0.7.8 Released To Deal With Possible Data Loss10 Apr 2018
F2FS File-System Gets A Lost & Found, Performance Enhancements05 Apr 2018
EXT4 Gets Extra Protection Against Maliciously Crafted Container Images04 Apr 2018
Btrfs Updates Sent In For The Linux 4.17 Kernel03 Apr 2018
OpenZFS Will Soon Have Zstd Compression Support25 Mar 2018
ZFS On Linux 0.7.6 Brings Linux 4.15 Support, Fixes06 Feb 2018
XFS Feature Used For Online Fsck Graduates From Experimental06 Feb 2018

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285 Articles
LLVM
LLVM Is Playing A Big Role With Vulkan/SPIR-V Compilers19 Apr 2018
Intel Tremont CPU Support Added To LLVM's Clang Compiler16 Apr 2018
OpenCL C++ / OpenCL 2.2 Support Begins Its Journey To Mainline LLVM Clang15 Apr 2018
Khronos Officially Announces Its LLVM/SPIR-V Translator11 Apr 2018
Rust 1.25 Released, Upgrades To LLVM 6.029 Mar 2018
LLVM 5.0.2-RC1 Released With Spectre Patches28 Mar 2018
Khronos Members Hope To Begin Landing OpenCL C++ Support In LLVM's Clang Compiler27 Mar 2018
PostgreSQL Begins Landing LLVM JIT Support For Faster Performance22 Mar 2018
LLVM-MCA Will Analyze Your Machine Code, Help Analyze Potential Performance Issues20 Mar 2018
LLVM 5.0.2 Planned For Release At The End Of March With Spectre Mitigation14 Mar 2018

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468 Articles
Mesa
Panfrost Gallium3D Driver For ARM Mali Can Now Render A Cube23 Apr 2018
Mesa 18.1-RC1 Released With The Latest Open-Source 3D Driver Features21 Apr 2018
Mesa 18.0.1 Released With A Number Of Fixes18 Apr 2018
Mesa 17.3.9 Released To End Out The Series18 Apr 2018
Mesa 18.0.1 Being Released In A Few Days With About Four Dozen Fixes15 Apr 2018
Mesa's Gallium HUD Gets A Simple Option14 Apr 2018
Mesa 17.3.9 Is Coming With About Two Dozen Fixes To End Out Mesa 17.312 Apr 2018
NIR Compile Times Are Being Lowered Thanks To Latest Mesa Patches10 Apr 2018
Broadcom VC5 Driver Making Good Progress With Using AMDGPU's DRM Scheduler10 Apr 2018
Etnaviv Performance Counter Support Merged Into Mesa 18.108 Apr 2018

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1412 Articles
Microsoft
Microsoft Announces Linux-Powered "Azure Sphere" IoT Platform16 Apr 2018
Windows Subsystem for Linux Now Supports Copy/Paste14 Apr 2018
Microsoft Open-Sources WSL Sample To Let More Linux Distributions Run On Windows26 Mar 2018
LuxMark OpenCL Performance On Windows vs. Linux With Radeon/NVIDIA23 Mar 2018
Windows Server 2019 Goes Into Preview With WSL, Better Kubernetes Support20 Mar 2018
Windows 10 Spring Update Bringing WSL Unix Sockets Support, OpenSSH / Curl / Tar Support07 Mar 2018
Debian & Kali Linux Are Now On Windows Subsystem for Linux06 Mar 2018
Microsoft Hyper-V Guests Get PCID Support With Linux 4.1630 Jan 2018
Microsoft Still Loves Git & Continues Working On Improvements16 Jan 2018
Microsoft Brings AMD EPYC To The Cloud05 Dec 2017

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144 Articles
Mozilla
Firefox Reality: Linux-Supported Browser For AR/VR Mixed Reality03 Apr 2018
Firefox 60 Is In Beta With Web Authentication & Policy Engine Support14 Mar 2018
Firefox 59 Prepped For Release: Nukes GTK2 Code, Still Prepping For Wayland13 Mar 2018
Mozilla Servo Team To Begin Focusing On VR / Mixed Reality09 Mar 2018
Rust 1.24 Released With "rustfmt" Preview & Incremental Compilation By Default15 Feb 2018
GFX-RS Continues Advancing For High-Performance, Portable Graphics In Rust04 Feb 2018
Firefox 59 Might Ship With Working Wayland Support25 Jan 2018
Firefox 58 Arrives With Continued Speed Optimizations23 Jan 2018
Firefox 58 Bringing Faster WebAssembly Compilation With Two-Tiered Compiler17 Jan 2018
Firefox 59 Is Dropping GTK2 Support13 Jan 2018

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264 Articles
Multimedia
FFmpeg 4.0 Released With New Encoders/Decoders, NVIDIA NVDEC Decoding20 Apr 2018
AOMedia Announces Public Release Of AV1 Video Format28 Mar 2018
GStreamer 1.14 Nears Release With WebRTC Support, Experimental AV1 & NVIDIA NVDEC14 Mar 2018
Kodi 18 "Leia" Enters Alpha With Thousands Of Changes05 Mar 2018
VLC 3.0.1 Released With Chromecast Improvements, Better Qt HiDPI Support28 Feb 2018
The Current State Of Kodi 18 Development11 Feb 2018
VLC 3.0 Released09 Feb 2018
VLC 3.0 Should Be Out By The End Of The Week08 Feb 2018
GStreamer 1.14 Working On AV1 & RTSP 2.0 Support, Promote MP3 Encoder/Decoder07 Feb 2018
A 2018 Status Update On The Royalty-Free AV1 Video Codec05 Feb 2018

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280 Articles
Nouveau
Nouveau Is On The Verge Of Having Basic Compute Support24 Mar 2018
Nouveau NIR Support Appears Almost Baked, NV50 Support Added20 Mar 2018
Shared Virtual Memory Support For Nouveau With HMM10 Mar 2018
Compute Support Is Moving Along For Nouveau08 Mar 2018
Nouveau's NIR Support Inches Closer To TGSI Quality21 Feb 2018
Nouveau Gets ARB_bindless_texture Support For Maxwell & Newer18 Feb 2018
Nouveau Updates Submitted For Linux 4.16, Bringing GP108 & Kepler Clock Gating09 Feb 2018
Kepler Clock Gating Queued In Nouveau DRM, Lowering Power Use04 Feb 2018
Nouveau Hopes For Basic Vulkan Driver This Year, NVIDIA To Release Some New Docs Soon03 Feb 2018
Updated Clock-Gating Comes For NVIDIA Kepler GPUs On Nouveau26 Jan 2018

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384 Articles
NVIDIA
NVIDIA 396.18.02 Vulkan Linux Beta Brings Better Shader Performance17 Apr 2018
NVIDIA Publishes Reference Documentation For Volta's Display Hardware12 Apr 2018
NVIDIA 396.18 Linux Driver Reaches Beta With New Vulkan SPIR-V Compiler10 Apr 2018
NVIDIA Preparing To Drop Fermi Support From Their Mainline Drivers07 Apr 2018
NVIDIA Video Codec SDK 8.1 Released, Now Supports Real-Time HEVC 4K @ 60 FPS05 Apr 2018
NVIDIA Vulkan Ray-Tracing Extensions Coming Soon, OptiX API Unveiled02 Apr 2018
NVIDIA 387.42.06 Linux Vulkan Driver Released With New Extensions31 Mar 2018
NVIDIA 390.48 Linux Driver Released With GV100 & Tesla V100 Support28 Mar 2018
NVIDIA Rolls Out The Volta-Based Quadro GV10027 Mar 2018
NVIDIA 390.42 Linux Driver Released12 Mar 2018

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692 Articles
Operating Systems
System76 Rolls Out Pop!_OS 18.04 For Testing14 Apr 2018
System76's Pop!_OS Is Exploring Intel's Clear Linux Performance/Power Optimizations13 Apr 2018
ReactOS 0.4.8 Released With Fix For 17 Year Old Bug, Various Driver/Kernel Improvements10 Apr 2018
BeOS-Inspired Haiku OS Continues Chugging Along With Driver Improvements, UI Changes06 Apr 2018
NixOS 18.03 Switches To Linux 4.14, GCC 7 & Other Package Updates05 Apr 2018
More Windows Server vs. Linux Benchmark Tests With Spectre/Meltdown Mitigations31 Mar 2018
Redox OS 0.3.5 Released With New Network Stack & Better Security23 Mar 2018
Slax Linux Distribution Begins Planning For Its First 2018 Release21 Mar 2018
LG Announces webOS Open-Source Edition19 Mar 2018
Some Windows Server 2016 vs. Linux Network Benchmarks15 Mar 2018

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590 Articles
Oracle
MySQL 8.0 Released With Many Improvements, Faster Performance19 Apr 2018
Oracle Ships GraalVM 1.0 To "Run Programs Faster Anywhere"18 Apr 2018
Solaris 11.4 Beta Updated With Spectre V1 Mitigation, Systemd Bit To Make GNOME Happy17 Apr 2018
Oracle Linux 7 Update 5 Released, Offering Two Kernel Options & Still Supporting Btrfs17 Apr 2018
Oracle Offers Its Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel On GitHub13 Apr 2018
Java JDK 10 Reaches General Availability With Experimental Java-Based JIT Compiler21 Mar 2018
Oracle Linux 7 For ARM64 Updated, Using Linux 4.14 Kernel19 Mar 2018
Updated Oracle Roadmap Points To Post-11.4 Solaris Release Around 202010 Mar 2018
Oracle Brings KPTI Meltdown Mitigation To Linux 4.106 Mar 2018
Java EE Becomes Jakarta EE As Oracle Wouldn't Let Eclipse Keep The Name04 Mar 2018

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198 Articles
Phoronix
Linux 4.16, Ubuntu 18.04 & Raspberry Pi 3 B+ Have Been Definitely Exciting31 Mar 2018
Raven Ridge, Vulkan & Another Valve Linux Developer Excited Folks This Month28 Feb 2018
Spectre & Meltdown Defined January 201801 Feb 2018
Open-Source Driver Progress & Vulkan Dominated December01 Jan 2018
The Most Popular Articles On Phoronix In 201731 Dec 2017
Happy New Year's From Phoronix & Here's To An Awesome 201831 Dec 2017
A Decade Of Phoronix Article Statistics From 2007 To 201726 Dec 2017
Happy Holidays & Here's Our Offering As We End Out 201724 Dec 2017
Linux 4.15, Distro Performance & Open-Source Radeon Excitement Ends November30 Nov 2017
Coffee Lake, AMD EPYC & AMDGPU Dominated October01 Nov 2017

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567 Articles
Phoronix Test Suite
Phoronix Test Suite 8.0 M3 Released With BSD Improvements, Test Inspector & More16 Apr 2018
Phoronix Test Suite 8.0 M2 Released With Continued Windows Improvements25 Mar 2018
OpenBenchmarking.org Crosses 30 Million Test / Suite Benchmark Downloads23 Mar 2018
The Open Benchmarks So Far Available For Windows 10 / Windows Server 201619 Mar 2018
Phoronix Test Suite 8.0 M1 Available With The Rewritten Windows Support09 Mar 2018
Phoronix Test Suite 7.8 Officially Released For Open-Source, Cross-OS Benchmarking14 Feb 2018
OpenBenchmarking.org Serves Up Its 29 Millionth Test/Suite Benchmark Download11 Feb 2018
Phoronix Test Suite 7.8 Milestone 3 Brings More Benchmarking Improvements06 Feb 2018
Phoronix Test Suite 7.8 M2 Released As "Folldal" Development Heats Up14 Jan 2018
Phoronix Test Suite 7.8 Milestone 1 Released08 Jan 2018

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132 Articles
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Programming
HHVM 3.25 Released, Now Defaults To PHP7 Mode16 Mar 2018
Rust Gets A 2018 Roadmap, Big "Productivity" Edition Planned This Year12 Mar 2018
C++17 Is Now Official04 Dec 2017
PHP 7.2 Is One Step Away From Release12 Nov 2017
uClibc Is Still Around As A Lightweight C Standard Library29 Oct 2017
Rust 1.21 Released With Minor Updates12 Oct 2017
PyPy 5.9 Released With Faster JSON Parser, Greater Compatibility05 Oct 2017
HHVM 3.21 Released With Better PHP7 Compatibility, Sodium Support03 Aug 2017
Haswell-Tuned Binaries Are Still Sometimes Faster On AMD Ryzen Than Znver1 Tuning21 Jul 2017
Valgrind 3.13 Memory Debugger Supports Larger Programs, Many Refinements18 Jun 2017

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218 Articles
Proprietary Software
Vivaldi Web Browser Now Available For Linux ARM / Raspberry Pi05 Dec 2017
TeamViewer 13 Now Available For Linux As A Native 64-bit Port04 Dec 2017
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

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124 Articles
Qt
Qt for WebAssembly Tech Preview Reaches Beta23 Apr 2018
Qt 5.11 Bringing Generalized Ray Casting Support For 3D Module17 Apr 2018
Qt 5.12 Will Likely Ship In November, Might Drop Alpha/Beta Tags16 Apr 2018
The Qt Company Has Been Overhauling Qt's Support For Python13 Apr 2018
Qt 5.9.5 Released With 100+ Bug Fixes, ~450 Changes12 Apr 2018
Qt 5.11 Beta 3 Released, RC1 Due Out Soon10 Apr 2018
Qbs 1.11 Released As The Qt Build Tool Successor To QMake28 Mar 2018
Qt Creator 4.6 Released With Upgraded C++ Support, Navigation Improvements28 Mar 2018
Qt Creator 4.6 RC & Qt 5.11 Beta 2 Released16 Mar 2018
Qt Developers Begin Brewing Their WebAssembly Plans09 Mar 2018

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323 Articles
Radeon
AMDVLK Vulkan Driver Stack Gets Updated With More Extensions, Optimizations & Fixes21 Apr 2018
RADV Vulkan Driver Adds Vega M Support20 Apr 2018
RADV Driver Lands Support For Vulkan's New Descriptor Indexing Extension19 Apr 2018
RadeonSI Now Appears To Support "RX Vega M" With Intel Core CPUs18 Apr 2018
AMDVLK Driver Updated With Latest XGL/PAL Fixes16 Apr 2018
AMD's GPUOpen Has Opened The Window System Agent Library15 Apr 2018
Testing RADV's Out-of-Order Rasterization Vulkan Performance14 Apr 2018
AMDVLK's XGL Code Updated With Int16 & Shader Ballot Improvements12 Apr 2018
AMD Spins The Radeon RX 500X Series For Laptops/Desktops11 Apr 2018
Finally A Discussion Is Back Concerning FreeSync / Adaptive-Sync / VRR DRM Support10 Apr 2018

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766 Articles
Red Hat
Plymouth Adds Device Rotation Support11 Apr 2018
Red Hat Confirms RHEL 8 Will Drop Python 210 Apr 2018
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.5 Officially Launches10 Apr 2018
More Signs Of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 Alpha Being Inbound24 Mar 2018
Red Hat Is Acquiring CoreOS30 Jan 2018
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.5 Offers Wayland In Tech Preview Form24 Jan 2018
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.5 Reaches Public Beta24 Jan 2018
Red Hat's Latest Project: "Bolt" To Deal With Linux Thunderbolt Security14 Dec 2017
Red Hat Enterprise Linux for ARM Hits General Availability13 Nov 2017
NetworkManager Adds In Open vSwitch Support31 Oct 2017

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Standards
POCL 1.1 Released With Experimental SPIR/SPIR-V Support09 Mar 2018
Golang 1.10 Offers Many Smaller Changes, Restores NetBSD Support16 Feb 2018
Khronos Adds Draco Geometry Compression To glTF 2.016 Feb 2018
Khronos Announces OpenGL 4.6 Adopters Program, Improved CTS31 Jan 2018
Khronos Announces NNEF 1.0 Standard For Neural Networks20 Dec 2017
Unity Continues Crunching More Out Of Crunch Texture Compression16 Dec 2017
VESA Rolls Out DisplayHDR As Its Latest Standard12 Dec 2017
Khronos Releases SYCL 1.2.1 With TensorFlow Acceleration, C++17 Alignment06 Dec 2017
VC4CL: Bringing OpenCL To The Raspberry Pi04 Dec 2017
VESA Pushes Out DisplayID 2.0 As The Successor To EDID For Monitors & Electronics14 Nov 2017

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SUSE
OpenSUSE Leap 15 Planned For Release At The End Of May18 Apr 2018
GNOME Shell vs. KDE Plasma Graphics Tests On Wayland vs. X.Org Server25 Feb 2018
OpenSUSE Leap 15 Will Ship With Plasma Wayland Option08 Feb 2018
OpenSUSE Tumbleweed Already Shipping KDE Plasma 5.12, Mesa 18.008 Feb 2018
OpenSUSE Leap 15 Beta Snapshots Begin, Powered By Linux 4.14 + Plasma 5.1231 Jan 2018
OpenSUSE Rolling Out Retpoline Support, Xen Spectre/Meltdown Mitigation28 Jan 2018
Storage-NG Now Active In openSUSE Tumbleweed25 Jan 2018
openSUSE Tumbleweed Rolls To Mesa 17.3, Linux 4.14.1319 Jan 2018
Libstorage-NG Landing Soon In openSUSE Tumbleweed For Improving The Installer09 Jan 2018
OpenSUSE In 2017 Continued Rolling With Btrfs, Worked On New Boot Splash, GCC Hacking20 Dec 2017

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systemd
Systemd 238 Released, Adds New Temporary File-System Option05 Mar 2018
Systemd 237 Released With WireGuard Support, Keyboard See-Saw/Rocker Changes28 Jan 2018
Systemd 237 Is Being Prepared For Release25 Jan 2018
Systemd 237 Will Have Support For WireGuard12 Jan 2018
systemd Breached One Million Lines Of Code In 201702 Jan 2018
Systemd 236 Brings Support For LUKS2 Encrypted Partitions, New Options14 Dec 2017
Systemd 236 Is Being Prepped For Release This Month With Many Changes01 Dec 2017
systemd's "All Systems Go" 2017 Conference Videos Now Available23 Oct 2017
systemd 235 Released06 Oct 2017
Systemd 234 Released: Meson Build System, Networkd Improvements13 Jul 2017

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Ubuntu
Ubuntu To Discontinue Opt-In Development Milestones In Favor Of Test Weeks21 Apr 2018
Hacking With Mir's EGMDE Desktop To Support Different Keymaps, Custom Wallpapers15 Apr 2018
Ubuntu Developer Floats The Idea Of "Test Weeks" To Replace Early Alpha/Beta Releases09 Apr 2018
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Final Beta Released06 Apr 2018
Google Cloud Poaches Ubuntu's VP of Product05 Apr 2018
Ubuntu 18.04 Will No Longer Do Automatic Suspend By Default Unless On Battery03 Apr 2018
EGMDE: The Example Mir Desktop Environment31 Mar 2018
Mir 0.31.1 Released With Various Wayland Fixes30 Mar 2018
Ubuntu 18.04's Automatic Suspend Shows Linux Suspend Can Still Be An Issue In 201824 Mar 2018
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Continues Prepping With The Linux 4.15 Kernel21 Mar 2018

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Valve
Valve Acquires Campo Santo Game Studio22 Apr 2018
Valve Offers Up New Privacy Settings For Steam Gamers10 Apr 2018
Valve Reaffirms Commitment To Linux, SteamOS03 Apr 2018
Steam Linux Usage Reportedly Hits 0.33% For March02 Apr 2018
Valve Publishes The Source To Their Game Networking Sockets Library31 Mar 2018
Valve To Open-Source Their Steam Networking Sockets Library27 Mar 2018
SteamVR Updated To Support The HTC VIVE Pro On Linux, Better RADV Compatibility08 Mar 2018
A Linux Kernel Driver Is Being Worked On For Valve's Steam Controller20 Feb 2018
Steam Updated With Improved Joystick/Controller Support13 Feb 2018
Keith Packard Plumbs Direct Display Extensions Into RADV & ANV10 Feb 2018

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VIA
OpenChrome DRM Driver To Work On New GEM/TTM Code, Regression Fixes12 Mar 2018
OpenChrome KMS Can Now Do Runtime Resolution Changes, Hopes To Go Mainline In 201811 Mar 2018
OpenChrome DRM Still Aiming For Mainline Kernel, But Initially Will Lack 2D Acceleration02 Mar 2018
OpenChrome DRM Continues To Be Developed, But It Didn't Make It Mainline This Year26 Dec 2017
OpenChrome DRM Still Being Ported To Newer Kernel, Lengthy Process25 Aug 2017
OpenChrome Still Pushing For DRM Kernel Driver, Updated DDX04 Aug 2017
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

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Virtualization
Xen 4.11 Hypervisor Reaches The Release Candidate Stage18 Apr 2018
QEMU 2.12 Should Be Ready For Release Next Week12 Apr 2018
KVM Updates For Linux 4.17 Bring VirtIO GPU Prep For S390, AMD Improvements09 Apr 2018
Making Use Of Intel vGPU Support On Linux 4.16 & QEMU 2.1209 Apr 2018
QEMU 2.12 Release Candidates Begin, GTK2 Support Deprecated20 Mar 2018
Karton 1.0 Released For Running Linux Programs on macOS & Other Distros/Architectures12 Mar 2018
Bareflank 2.0 Hypervisor Being Worked On With Better Memory Management, UEFI Support02 Mar 2018
VirtualBox 5.2.8 Released With Linux 4.15 Kernel Support, PCID For Guests28 Feb 2018
Google & Collabora Working On OpenGL ES 2.0 Virtualized GPU Access For Containers12 Feb 2018
KVM For Linux 4.16 Brings AMD SEV, Exposing More AVX-512 Features To Guests10 Feb 2018

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Vulkan
Vulkan 1.1.74 Released With Minor Fixes & Clarifications21 Apr 2018
The Forge Now Offers Full-Featured Vulkan Support On Linux20 Apr 2018
Vulkan 1.1.73 Released With Fixes16 Apr 2018
DXVK 0.42 Brings DXGI Gamma Control, HLSL Bits For Tessellation/Geometry Shaders14 Apr 2018
There Are Now More Than 2,000 Projects Referencing Vulkan On GitHub12 Apr 2018
Vulkan CTS 1.1.1 Adds 26,272 New Test Cases09 Apr 2018
VK_AMD_shader_core_properties Now Supported By RADV09 Apr 2018
VKVG: Vulkan Vector Graphics With A Cairo-Like API07 Apr 2018
"The Forge" Rendering Framework Adds Linux/Vulkan Support06 Apr 2018
Vulkan 1.1.72 Released With Three New Extensions06 Apr 2018

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Wayland
Wayland's Weston Gets Optimizations For Its Pixman Renderer23 Apr 2018
Wayland's Weston Begins Switching To Head-Based Output API18 Apr 2018
Libinput Getting Support For Custom Acceleration Profiles12 Apr 2018
Wayland Gets A Meson Build System Port11 Apr 2018
Wayland 1.15 & Weston 4.0 Officially Released09 Apr 2018
Mir Wayland Cut/Copy/Paste Support Being Worked On09 Apr 2018
Libinput 1.10.4 Makes Touchpads A Bit Snappier09 Apr 2018
Sway 1.0 Reaches Alpha For This Popular Wayland Compositor07 Apr 2018
Wayland 1.15 & Weston 4.0 Release Candidates Published02 Apr 2018
A Proof-of-Concept Vulkan Window Compositor Is In the Works31 Mar 2018

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WINE
Wine-Staging 3.6 Released, Carrying ~930 Patches, Fixes For CSMT Toggling & Dead Rising15 Apr 2018
The Oracle vs. Google Case Is Concerning Some Wine Developers14 Apr 2018
Wine 3.6 Brings A GLSL-Based Blitter, HiDPI Work13 Apr 2018
Wine Staging 3.5 Released With Patches For BattlEye, Rise of the Tomb Raider31 Mar 2018
Wine 3.5 Released With Initial Vulkan Loader30 Mar 2018
Wine Developers Are Creating Their Own Vulkan Loader Library27 Mar 2018
Wine Vulkan Patches Prepping For Direct3D 12 / VKD3D24 Mar 2018
Wine Developers Determining How To Handle Vulkan Loader Support18 Mar 2018
Wine-Staging 3.4 Released With MS Office Anti-Aliased Fonts, BattlEye Fixes17 Mar 2018
Wine 3.4 Release Continues With Vulkan Upbringing, Some Wine-Staging Patches16 Mar 2018

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X.Org
EGLStreams XWayland Code Revised Ahead Of X.Org Server 1.2021 Apr 2018
X.Org 2018 Elections Yield 54% Voter Turnout, Select Four New Board Members17 Apr 2018
TI Posts Open-Source DRI3 WSEGL Plug-In For PowerVR SGX Graphics16 Apr 2018
NVIDIA & Valve Are Among Those Backing X.Org's XDC201816 Apr 2018
X.Org Server 1.20 RC4 Released, EGLStreams For XWayland Might Still Land11 Apr 2018
X.Org Server 1.20 Release Candidate 3 Arrives02 Apr 2018
X.Org Developers Conference 2018 This September In Spain Is Looking For Presenters02 Apr 2018
X.Org Server 1.20 RC2 Released With DRI3 v1.2, Per-Window Flipping For XWayland28 Mar 2018
X.Org Server's Meson Build System Almost To Feature Parity With Autotools27 Mar 2018
It's Time For X.Org Members To Cast Their 2018 Ballots22 Mar 2018

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