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AMD
AMD Sensor Fusion Hub Laptop Driver Unlikely To Land For Linux 5.729 Mar 2020
AMD PassThru DMA Engine Driver Still Pending For The Linux Kernel26 Mar 2020
AMD Developers Looking At GNU C Library Platform Optimizations For Zen25 Mar 2020
Google Engineers Have Been Working On An AMD SB-TSI Temperature Driver22 Mar 2020
AMD Plumbing Linux Support For Reading The CPU's Protected Processor Identification Number (PPIN)19 Mar 2020
AMD SEV-ES Guest Support Updated With More Improvements, Rebased19 Mar 2020
AMD Ryzen 9 4900H Mobile Processor Announced For Top-End Laptop Performance16 Mar 2020
AMD Sensor Fusion Hub Driver Isn't Yet Queued For Linux 5.715 Mar 2020
More AMD Family 19h (Zen 3) Code Trickling Into Linux 5.712 Mar 2020
AMD Is Hiring Another Lead Linux Kernel Developer To Work On Their Graphics Driver10 Mar 2020

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1114 Articles
Arm
Linux 5.7 For 64-bit ARM Brings In-Kernel Pointer Authentication, Activity Monitors31 Mar 2020
Nuvia's Jon Masters Talks Up Their Linux / Open-Source Support Plans26 Mar 2020
Linux 5.7 Positioned To Retire ARM 32-bit KVM Virtualization Support16 Mar 2020
Thermal Pressure On Tap For Linux 5.7 So The Scheduler Can Be Aware Of Overheating CPUs07 Mar 2020
Marvell Announces New OCTEON TX2 + OCTEON Fusion CPUs02 Mar 2020
Linux Looking To Sunset The Calxeda ARM Server Support18 Feb 2020
Arm's ASTC Encoder Replaces Its Restrictive EULA With Apache 2.0 License17 Feb 2020
Arm Has Many Changes On Tap For Linux 5.6 From Spectre/Meltdown Bits To New RNG24 Jan 2020
Marvell Is Plumbing Octeon TX2 Support Into The GCC Compiler12 Jan 2020
Linaro Revives "Thermal Pressure" Code For Better Performance When CPUs Running Hot11 Jan 2020

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200 Articles
BSD
It's Official But Sad: TrueOS Is Over As Once The Best Desktop BSD OS28 Mar 2020
TrueNAS 12.0 CORE Supporting ZFS Async Copy-On-Write21 Mar 2020
os108 9.0 Released As One Of The Few Desktop Operating Systems Based On NetBSD20 Mar 2020
FreeBSD To Sponsor Work For 802.11ac Support12 Mar 2020
FreeNAS + TrueNAS Unifying Into TrueNAS 12.0 CORE/Enterprise05 Mar 2020
DragonFlyBSD 5.8 Released For This Popular + Performant BSD Operating System03 Mar 2020
GhostBSD 20.02 Brings Custom ZFS Partition Editor, Updater Improvements01 Mar 2020
DragonFlyBSD 5.8-RC1 Is Ready With Many Changes From DSynth To Performance Optimizations15 Feb 2020
NetBSD 9.0 Debuts As The "Best NetBSD Release Ever"15 Feb 2020
DragonFlyBSD Improves Its TMPFS Implementation For Better Throughput Performance13 Feb 2020

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664 Articles
Clear Linux
Is Clear Linux Just A Toy Distribution By Intel?18 Mar 2020
Intel's Clear Linux Has Code In Place To Begin Handling Proprietary Packages Like Chrome & Steam13 Mar 2020
F2FS Root File-System Support For Clear Linux Appears To Be Coming14 Feb 2020
Benchmarks Of Clear Linux's Native Kernel Against Current/Mainline/Preempt-RT Kernels08 Jan 2020
Clear Linux Set To Begin Offering EarlyOOM For Better Dealing With Memory Pressure08 Jan 2020
Clear Linux Saw New Features, New Desktop Installer + Increased Adoption In 201901 Jan 2020
Clear Linux Defined Linux Performance These Past Few Years29 Dec 2019
Intel's Deep Learning Reference Stack 5.0 Released With Natural Language Processing Optimizations17 Dec 2019
Video: 100+ Daily Performance Tests For Clear Linux + Intel's Other Full-Stack Optimizations01 Dec 2019
Clear Linux Working On A New Software Store, User Bundles Arriving Before End Of Year21 Oct 2019

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86 Articles
Coreboot
Oreboot Continues Advancing For Open-Source, Rust-Based Booting On RISC-V05 Feb 2020
Tesla Is Making Use Of The Open-Source Coreboot Within Their Electric Vehicles14 Jan 2020
Coreboot Seeing Tigerlake + Jasperlake Activity, Experimental Razer Icelake Laptop Support02 Jan 2020
Coreboot Had An Exciting Decade Thanks To Google's Chromebooks, Efforts Like LinuxBoot28 Dec 2019
Open-Source Intel TXT Support Published For Coreboot21 Nov 2019
Coreboot 4.11 Brings Many Intel Improvements, New Support For Supermicro / Lenovo Boards19 Nov 2019
Coreboot Support Is Being Worked On For Fwupd/LVFS12 Nov 2019
System76 Launches Two Intel Laptops With "Open-Source Firmware" Coreboot10 Oct 2019
The Mission Of Coreboot - Is It About Open-Source Or Appeasing Hardware Vendors?08 Sep 2019
Oreboot Is Taking Shape As Rust'ed, Purely Open-Source Focused Coreboot03 Sep 2019

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207 Articles
Debian
Debian To Take On COVID-19 With A Biohackathon28 Mar 2020
Debian Testing Is Enabling WireGuard Within Their Linux Kernel Build21 Mar 2020
Debian Looks To Go More Social From Microblogging To A Federated Image+Video Platform19 Mar 2020
Devuan 3.0 "Beowulf" Reaches Beta For Debian 10 Without Systemd18 Mar 2020
Debian Installer Bullseye Alpha 2 Released With Linux 5.4 + New Device Support16 Mar 2020
Debian 11 "Bullseye" To Begin Code Freeze In Early 202112 Mar 2020
LLVM Clang 10 Can Build Over 95% Of The Debian Package Archive09 Mar 2020
APT 2.0 Released For Debian Package Management07 Mar 2020
Debian 10.3 Released With Many Security + Bug Fixes08 Feb 2020
Unity 8 + Mir Is Being Packaged Up For Debian06 Feb 2020

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321 Articles
Desktop
Chrome 80 Against Firefox 74/75 Performance On Linux15 Mar 2020
GIMP 2.10.18 Released With Many Improvements Before GIMP 3.024 Feb 2020
PipeWire 0.3 Released With Redesigned Scheduling Code To Offer JACK2-Like Performance22 Feb 2020
MyPaint 2.0 Released With New Features For Open-Source Drawing/Painting16 Feb 2020
Xfce 4.16 Is Making Good Progress On Utilizing GTK3 Client-Side Decorations13 Jan 2020
GIMP 2.99.x Development Releases Likely Starting Soon For GIMP 3.004 Jan 2020
Latte Dock 0.10 Sees First Development Version For Release Next Summer28 Dec 2019
Firefox 71 + WebRender vs. Chrome 79 Browser Benchmarks On Ubuntu Linux15 Dec 2019
Khronos + W3C Collaborating On SPIR-V Potentially Being The Shading Language For The Web28 Nov 2019
Compiz Sees New Update Ahead Of The Holidays - But It's Mainly Bug Fixing28 Nov 2019

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363 Articles
Fedora
Fedora 33 Plans To Default To OpenJDK 11 As The Default Java Version31 Mar 2020
RHEL9 Likely To Drop Older x86_64 CPUs, Fedora Can Better Prepare With "Enterprise Linux Next"27 Mar 2020
Fedora Adopts A New Vision Statement25 Mar 2020
Fedora 33 Plans To Ship With Latest MinGW For Best Experience In Compiling Software For Windows18 Mar 2020
Fedora 32 Beta Released With EarlyOOM By Default, GNOME 3.36 Desktop17 Mar 2020
Fedora 33 Looking To Further Tighten Its Crypto Settings17 Mar 2020
Fedora Looking To Transition The RPM Database From Berkeley DB To SQLite16 Mar 2020
Fedora 32 Beta To Be Released Next Week14 Mar 2020
The Fedora Project's One Sentence Vision27 Feb 2020
Fedora's 32-bit ARM Xfce Image Demoted While Fedora Workstation AArch64 Gets Promoted18 Feb 2020

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946 Articles
Free Software
POCL 1.5-RC1 Released As The Portable OpenCL Implementation For CPUs + Other Targets28 Mar 2020
Apache Software Foundation Celebrates Its 21st Birthday26 Mar 2020
Jcat 0.1 Released As Alternative To Microsoft Catalog Files23 Mar 2020
BlueZ 5.54 Linux Bluetooth Stack Released With Just-Works Repairing Policy, EATT Support15 Mar 2020
Memcached 1.6 Released With Enhanced Performance For This Memory Caching System09 Mar 2020
Blender 2.83 To Be An LTS Release, Blender 3.0 Next Summer02 Mar 2020
Jcat: A New Alternative To Microsoft Catalog Files28 Feb 2020
Apache Celebrates Subversion's 20th Anniversary27 Feb 2020
A Quick Look At The Blender 2.82 Performance On Intel + AMD CPUs16 Feb 2020
Netflix Now Exploring AVIF For Image Compression15 Feb 2020

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1607 Articles
General
The LLVM Codebase Is Moving Past C++11 This Year, Likely To C++1423 Jan 2019
FP64 Support Finally Lands In Mesa Git For Intel Haswell03 Jan 2017

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2 Articles
GNOME
GNOME's Mutter Working On Variable Refresh Rate Support (VRR / Adaptive-Sync / FreeSync)31 Mar 2020
GNOME's Mutter Finally Wires Up Middle Button Click Emulation15 Mar 2020
Shortwave Sees First Stable Release As GNOME Internet Radio Player15 Mar 2020
GNOME 3.36 Released With Latest Wayland Improvements, Parental Controls, New Lock Screen11 Mar 2020
GNOME 3.36 Set To Be Released Today With Ongoing Wayland + Performance Improvements11 Mar 2020
GNOME Shell + Mutter 3.36 Released Following Last Minute Fixes07 Mar 2020
GNOME 3.36 RC2 Released Ahead Of The Official Desktop Update Next Week06 Mar 2020
GNOME's Genius Math Tool Finally Ported To GTK305 Mar 2020
GNOME Shell To Ship New App For Managing Extensions02 Mar 2020
GNOME 3.36 Seeing Last Minute Mutter Wayland Improvements01 Mar 2020

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1057 Articles
GNU
GNU Linux-libre 5.6-gnu Released After Deblobbing AMD Trusted Execution, Ath11k WiFi30 Mar 2020
GCC's New Static Analysis Capabilities Are Getting Into Shape For GCC 1027 Mar 2020
Glibc's Usage Of Performance-Boosting "RSEQ" Is Still Coming Together25 Mar 2020
GNU Automake 1.16.2 Released With Zstd Support22 Mar 2020
GNU Debugger Lands Microsoft Windows Support Improvement17 Mar 2020
GCC 9.3 Compiler Released With Over 150 Bug Fixes12 Mar 2020
GNU Assembler Adds New Options For Mitigating Load Value Injection Attack11 Mar 2020
GCC 8.4 Released With A Year Worth Of Bug Fixes04 Mar 2020
GCC 8.4 RC Compiler Released For Testing27 Feb 2020
GDB Debugger Adds Support For Debuginfod Web Server27 Feb 2020

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800 Articles
Google
It's Looking Like Android Could Be Embracing WireGuard - "A Sane VPN"31 Mar 2020
Google's OpenTelemetry Reaches Beta For Open-Source Telemetry Purposes30 Mar 2020
Google "Moonball" Will Be Supported By Linux 5.717 Mar 2020
FuzzBench: Google Gets Into Fuzzer Benchmarking02 Mar 2020
Google Announces The 200 Open-Source Projects For GSoC 202022 Feb 2020
Android 11 Developer Preview Shows Off New 5G APIs, Security Hardening, HDMI Low-Latency19 Feb 2020
Google Cloud Rolls Out "N2D" VMs Built Atop AMD EPYC 7002 "Rome" CPUs18 Feb 2020
Chrome 81 In Beta With Web NFC, Modern Form Controls16 Feb 2020
Google Chrome 80 Released With WebVR 1.1, Dropping FTP Support04 Feb 2020
Google's OpenSK Offers An Open-Source Rust-Written Security Key Implementation30 Jan 2020

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416 Articles
Hardware
Linux 5.7 Power Management Includes Fixes, Tiny Power Button Driver31 Mar 2020
Linux 5.7 EFI Changes: "The GRUB Project Is Showing Signs Of Life Again"31 Mar 2020
Linux 5.7's USB Changes Range From Apple Fast Charging To Reporting USB-C Orientation31 Mar 2020
MIPS Loongson 3 Seeing Support Improvements With Linux 5.726 Mar 2020
Habana Labs Preps More Linux Code For Their AI Accelerators With The 5.7 Kernel24 Mar 2020
Linux 5.7 Adding Infrastructure To See Better Out-Of-The-Box Touchscreen Support22 Mar 2020
System76 May Offer AMD Ryzen Laptops When They Begin Their Own Manufacturing21 Mar 2020
Linux Developers Discuss Flushing L1 Cache On Context Switches In Light Of Vulnerabilities19 Mar 2020
NVMe SSD Systems May Boot Slightly Quicker With Linux 5.718 Mar 2020
Linux 5.7 Getting Driver To Deal With More Buggy & Funky Looking Mice18 Mar 2020

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1563 Articles
Intel
Intel Begins Prepping More Linux Code For Data Streaming Accelerator In Sapphire Rapids31 Mar 2020
Intel NIR I/O Vectorization Ported From The AMD ACO Back-End - ~10% Performance Boost29 Mar 2020
HDR Display Support Coming To Some Intel Gen9 Graphics On Linux29 Mar 2020
Intel Ramping Up Their Investment In Blender Open-Source 3D Modeling Software27 Mar 2020
Intel IWD 1.6 Wireless Daemon Released With MAC Randomization, Per-Network MAC Addresses25 Mar 2020
LLVM Developers Are Still Debating How To Handle The Intel JCC Erratum Mitigation25 Mar 2020
Intel Working On OpenGL 4.x Support For Their OpenSWR Software Rasterizer In Mesa24 Mar 2020
Mesa 20.1 So Far Contains Two PCI IDs So Far For Intel Xe Graphics Plus 9 Other Tiger Lake IDs22 Mar 2020
Intel Cloud Hypervisor 0.6 Released With VFIO Device Hotplug, I/O Improvements20 Mar 2020
Intel Tiger Lake VRR Support Being Worked On For Linux, More PCI IDs Introduced20 Mar 2020

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1734 Articles
KDE
KDE Developers Wrap Up March By Working On Back-End Improvements29 Mar 2020
Kdenlive 20.04 Beta Released With Continuing To Improve The Open-Source Video Editor28 Mar 2020
KDE Working On "Plasma Bigscreen" As TV Interface With AI Voice Assistant27 Mar 2020
KDE Developers Still Managing Interesting Improvements Amid The World Happenings22 Mar 2020
KDE Frameworks 5.68 Release Brought Many Fixes15 Mar 2020
KDE Seeing System Tray Improvements, Much Faster Shadowed Rectangles15 Mar 2020
KDE Developers Fixed Many Bugs This Week08 Mar 2020
KDE Dolphin Restoring Support For Seeing Samba Shares From Windows01 Mar 2020
KDE Has Screen Rotation Now Working On Wayland01 Mar 2020
KDE Saw Many Bug Fixes This Week From KWin Crashes To Plasma Wayland Improvements23 Feb 2020

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957 Articles
LibreOffice
LibreOffice 7.0 Git Adds Skia-Based Text Rendering Support18 Mar 2020
LibreOffice 7.0's Qt5 Support To Offer HiDPI Scaling10 Mar 2020
LibreOffice 7 Continues Plumbing Its Vulkan Rendering Support19 Feb 2020
We Love Performance... So We Love LibreOffice 6.4 With This Office Suite Now Running Faster29 Jan 2020
LibreOffice 7.0 Is The Version Now In Development With Its Skia + Vulkan Support23 Jan 2020
Trying Out The Skia+Vulkan Powered LibreOffice 6.5 Development Build13 Dec 2019
LibreOffice Git Lands Its Skia Drawing Code - Leading To Vulkan-Accelerated Office Suite30 Nov 2019
LibreOffice 6.4 Branched - Beta Release Underway With QR Code Generator, Threading Improvements13 Nov 2019
LibreOffice 6.3 Released With Better Performance, UI Enhancements08 Aug 2019
LibreOffice 6.3 Beta Is Up For Testing04 Jun 2019

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120 Articles
Linux Events
Automotive Grade Linux Has Large Presence At CES 202008 Jan 2020
Some Of The Interesting Open-Source Projects For Outreachy's Winter 2019 Round07 Dec 2019
Open Source Firmware Conference 2019 Videos Posted04 Dec 2019
OpenZFS Developer Summit 2019 Videos + Slides For The Latest On Open-Source ZFS10 Nov 2019
The Hardware FOSDEM Uses To Carry Out Linux Video Recordings Of Their Event22 Sep 2019
The Open-Source / Linux Highlights From OSTS 201918 May 2019
Systemd-Free Debian "Devuan" Planning Their First Developer Gathering This Spring28 Feb 2019
FOSS-North Is Coming Up In Two Months As A Leading Scandinavian Linux/Open-Source Event10 Feb 2019
Interesting Linux.Conf.Au 2019 Videos Now Available26 Jan 2019
FOSDEM 19 Is Happening In Just Three Weeks, There Will Once Again Be A Graphics Room13 Jan 2019

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72 Articles
Linux Gaming
Lutris 0.5.5 Linux Game Manager Adds Humble Bundle Support, Initial VKD3D Support29 Mar 2020
DXVK 1.6 Released With D3D9 Performance Work, Various Game Fixes20 Mar 2020
Unity 2020.1 Beta Released With Numerous Vulkan + Linux Fixes17 Mar 2020
SDL 2.0.12 Released For This Important Linux/Cross-Platform Gaming Library11 Mar 2020
SDL 2.0.12 Is On The Way For This Important Linux Gaming Library02 Mar 2020
Godot Game Engine Working Towards Native Wayland Support, EGL29 Feb 2020
DXVK 1.5.5 Released With Many Game Fixes29 Feb 2020
Linux Game Publishing Brought Back Online For Archival Purposes29 Feb 2020
Game Porting Firm Feral Interactive Healthy + An Apology26 Feb 2020
Godot Merges Its Vulkan Renderer Ahead Of The v4.0 Game Engine11 Feb 2020

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1701 Articles
Linux Kernel
Split Lock Detection Sent In For Linux 5.7 To Spot Performance Issues, Unprivileged DoS30 Mar 2020
Linux 5.7 Staging's Spring Cleaning Sees Almost 30k Lines Of Code Dropped30 Mar 2020
Linux 5.6 Kernel Released With WireGuard, USB4, New AMD + Intel Hardware Support29 Mar 2020
The Best Features Of The Linux 5.6 Kernel From WireGuard To Y2038 Compatibility To USB428 Mar 2020
Some Of The Features To Look Forward To With Linux 5.727 Mar 2020
There Is Finally Work To Allow Sysctl Parameters To Be Set From The Linux Kernel Command Line26 Mar 2020
TTM Huge Page Table Entries Pending For Lowering Graphics Driver CPU Usage25 Mar 2020
Linux 5.7 To Improve Spreading Of Utilization, Other Scheduler Work23 Mar 2020
Linux 5.6-rc7 Released - Looking Like A Calm Release23 Mar 2020
MHI: Linux 5.7 Getting A New Bus From Qualcomm19 Mar 2020

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2406 Articles
Linux Networking
Linux 5.6 Ships With Broken Intel WiFi Driver After Network Security Fixes Go Awry30 Mar 2020
WireGuard 1.0.0 Christened As A Modern Secure VPN Alternative To OpenVPN/IPsec30 Mar 2020
2020 Spring Cleaning: HP 100BaseVG AnyLAN Linux Network Driver Finally Getting Dropped26 Mar 2020
Google Engineer Posts Latest Patches For MAC + Audit Policy Using eBPF24 Mar 2020
IWD Linux Wireless Daemon Adds Full MAC Randomization, Override Support20 Mar 2020
Linux 5.7 Netfilter To See AVX2 Optimizations For Big Performance Boost - Can Be Up To ~420%16 Mar 2020
Intel Ethernet E823 Support Coming To The ICE Driver In Linux 5.721 Feb 2020
Intel ConnMan 1.38 Released With WireGuard Support18 Feb 2020
WireGuard + Multi-Path TCP Were Merged Tonight Into Linux 5.629 Jan 2020
Linux 5.6 To Bring FQ-PIE Packet Scheduler To Help Fight Bufferbloat23 Jan 2020

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147 Articles
Linux Security
Amazon Engineer's Patch For Flushing L1 Cache On Context Switching Revved29 Mar 2020
Oracle Engineers Send Out Linux Patches For Trenchboot Secure Late-Launch Kernel Support25 Mar 2020
Linux PPPD Has A 17 Year Old Vulnerability That Could Lead To Remote Code Execution06 Mar 2020
Address Space Isolation For The Linux Kernel Is Still A Big Challenge In 202010 Feb 2020
SpecFuzz Emerges To Test Code For Spectre-Style Vulnerabilities04 Feb 2020
Linux 5.6 Crypto Code Brings The New AMD TEE Driver28 Jan 2020
SELinux For 5.6 Kernel Sees Largest Change Set In A While27 Jan 2020
Google's Kernel Runtime Security Instrumentation (KRSI) Is Something To Look Forward To In 202031 Dec 2019
Whoops: The Linux Kernel's Spectre RSB Mitigation For PowerPC Missed Covering Some CPUs28 Nov 2019
Kernel Concurrency Sanitizer Set For Linux 5.5 To Uncover Data Race Conditions25 Nov 2019

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138 Articles
Linux Storage
FSINFO System Call, Mount Notifications Sent In For Linux 5.7 To Provide Better Storage Details30 Mar 2020
IO_uring Sees More Improvements With Linux 5.7 For This Exciting I/O Tech30 Mar 2020
FSCRYPT Inline Encryption Revised For Better Encryption Performance On Modern SoCs27 Mar 2020
Cloudflare Improving Linux Disk Encryption Performance - Doubling The Throughput25 Mar 2020
F2FS File-System Adding Zstd Compression Support In Linux 5.723 Mar 2020
Former Linux Developer Hans Reiser To Remain Locked Up22 Mar 2020
Linux fsinfo() System Call Continues Maturing For Exposing More File-System + Mount Info22 Mar 2020
IO_uring Is Maturing Well On Linux For Faster & More Flexible I/O - Benchmarks On Linux 5.618 Mar 2020
The Staging exFAT Driver Set To Be Nuked In Linux 5.7, Thanks To Samsung's New Driver10 Mar 2020
The New Microsoft exFAT File-System Driver Is Set To Land With Linux 5.707 Mar 2020

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460 Articles
LLVM
LLVM/Clang 10.0 Now Available With Better C++20 Support, New CPU Coverage24 Mar 2020
Facebook Planning To Ramp Up Investment In LLVM, Hire More Compiler Engineers21 Mar 2020
Google Engineer Shows "SESES" For Mitigating LVI + Side-Channel Attacks - Code Runs ~7% Original Speed21 Mar 2020
LLVM 10.0 Release Pushed Back By Another Week Over Last Minute Bugs19 Mar 2020
LLVM Lands Build System Changes To Make It Easier For Out-Of-Tree Projects To Use MLIR19 Mar 2020
LLVM 10.0 RC4 Released Due To Last Minute Fixes13 Mar 2020
Fujitsu A64FX Support Added To The LLVM Clang 11 Compiler09 Mar 2020
The New Compiler Features Of LLVM 10.0 / Clang 10.008 Mar 2020
LLVM 10.0-RC3 Released With The Final Expected Soon For This Big Compiler Update05 Mar 2020
LLVM's MLIR Will Allow More Multi-Threading Within Compilers04 Mar 2020

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589 Articles
Mesa
Mesa Developers Discussing Again Whether To Fork Or Drop Non-Gallium3D Drivers30 Mar 2020
Mesa's Continuous Integration To Begin Seeing Testing Coverage For Wine / DXVK28 Mar 2020
OpenGL Threading "GLTHREAD" Seeing Improvements For Mesa 20.121 Mar 2020
Mesa 20.1 Aiming For Release At The End Of May20 Mar 2020
Mesa 20.1 Sees Big Optimizations To Its Soft FP64 Implementation19 Mar 2020
Mesa 20.0.2 Released With The Latest Fixes, Principally Helping Intel + Radeon Graphics18 Mar 2020
Turnip Vulkan Driver Lands Transform Feedback Support12 Mar 2020
RADV ACO Can Now Handle More Shaders With Mesa 20.1-devel11 Mar 2020
Mesa 19.3.5 Released To End Out The Series, Time To Move To Mesa 20.009 Mar 2020
Mesa 20.1 Lands OpenGL Threading Improvements06 Mar 2020

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1790 Articles
Microsoft
Microsoft + Collabora Working To Map OpenGL/OpenCL Over DirectX 1224 Mar 2020
Microsoft Announces "DirectX 12 Ultimate"19 Mar 2020
WSL2 Reaching General Availability In Windows 10 v200414 Mar 2020
LoadLibrary: Support For Loading Windows DLLs On Linux11 Mar 2020
Linux's exFAT Driver Looking To Still Be Replaced By A Newer Driver From Samsung30 Dec 2019
Microsoft Made More Linux / Open-Source Announcements In 2019 From exFAT To WSL219 Dec 2019
CERN Endorsing Microsoft Alternatives Like ownCloud, Kopano, Alt-Office Suite18 Dec 2019
Microsoft Teams Is Now Available For Linux In Public Preview Form10 Dec 2019
Microsoft Talks Up The Concept Of Panes, Tab Reordering For Windows Terminal29 Nov 2019
Microsoft Will Release Their Edge Web Browser For Linux05 Nov 2019

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203 Articles
Mozilla
Firefox 76 Enabling VA-API Wayland Acceleration For All Video Codecs19 Mar 2020
Benchmarks Of Firefox 74 + Firefox 75 Beta On Linux11 Mar 2020
Firefox 74 Begins Rolling Out With DNS-Over-HTTPS, Disabling TLS 1.0/1.110 Mar 2020
Mozilla Making Progress With Offering Firefox As A Flatpak On Linux09 Mar 2020
Firefox 75 On Wayland Now To Have Full WebGL, Working VA-API Acceleration03 Mar 2020
Mozilla Firefox 73 Now Available11 Feb 2020
Mozilla Developer Talks Up WGPU As Their WebGPU Implementation In Rust06 Feb 2020
Thunderbird Mail Client Now Being Pushed Along By "MZLA Technologies Corporation"28 Jan 2020
Firefox Is Seeing Work On Wayland VA-API Video Acceleration25 Jan 2020
Firefox 72 Released With Picture-In-Picture Video Support Working On Linux06 Jan 2020

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315 Articles
Multimedia
Ardour 6.0 Digital Audio Workstation Sees First Pre-Release27 Mar 2020
MythTV 31 Released With Video Decode Improvements, Finally Supporting Python 323 Mar 2020
XMMS-Inspired Audacious 4.0 Released With Move From GTK To Qt5 Toolkit22 Mar 2020
Netflix Talks Up SVT-AV1 Video Encode/Decode Effort14 Mar 2020
Dav1d 0.6 AV1 Video Decoder Delivering Healthy Improvements For Intel + AMD Processors10 Mar 2020
VideoLAN's dav1d 0.6 Released With More AVX2 + AVX-512 Optimizations10 Mar 2020
OpenShot 2.5.1 Released With Performance Improvements03 Mar 2020
OBS Studio 25.0 RC1 Adds Vulkan Game Capture Support, Browser Capturing03 Mar 2020
PulseAudio 14 Is Releasing Soon With Better USB Gaming Headset Support24 Feb 2020
Rav1e 0.3.1 Is 25~40% Faster At Low Speed Levels For Rust-Based AV1 Encoding20 Feb 2020

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392 Articles
Nouveau
NVIDIA Posts Firmware Needed For Open-Source GeForce 16 Series Acceleration19 Feb 2020
Nouveau Gallium3D Finally Seeing Mesa Shader Disk Cache For Faster Game Load Times17 Feb 2020
Open-Source Nouveau Extended To Support The GeForce 16 Series With Hardware Acceleration12 Feb 2020
NVIDIA Format Modifiers Coming To Nouveau In Linux 5.710 Feb 2020
Nouveau Still Pushing Forward In 2020 Thanks To Red Hat But Community Developers Leaving01 Feb 2020
There Is Finally Open-Source Accelerated NVIDIA Turing Graphics Support15 Jan 2020
NVIDIA Sent Out Some Fresh Nouveau Patches Just Before Christmas06 Jan 2020
The Open-Source NVIDIA Driver Will End Out 2019 In Poor Shape Still For Newer GPUs24 Nov 2019
Nouveau Finally Lands SPIR-V Support As Part Of OpenCL Push21 Sep 2019
NVIDIA Bringing Up Open-Source Volta GPU Support For Their Xavier SoC17 Sep 2019

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427 Articles
NVIDIA
LLVM 11 Flips On NVIDIA CUDA Offloading From 64-Bit ARM24 Mar 2020
NVIDIA Nsight Graphics 2020.2 Adds Vulkan GPU Trace Support23 Mar 2020
Blender 2.82 Performance With The NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000 Laptop Performance21 Mar 2020
Blender 2.82's NVIDIA OptiX Support Is Performing Very Well04 Mar 2020
NVIDIA GTC Conference Turns Into Online Event Over Coronavirus Concerns02 Mar 2020
NVIDIA 440.64 Driver Released With MX330/MX350 Support, Linux 5.6 Compatibility28 Feb 2020
Linux Kernel Seeing Patches For NVIDIA's Proprietary Tegra Partition Table26 Feb 2020
NVIDIA Demonstrates Porting Of DirectX Ray-Tracing To Vulkan22 Feb 2020
NVIDIA 440.58.01 Linux Driver Fixes Vulkan Game Crashes, New Extensions16 Feb 2020
Codeplay Brings SYCL, Intel DPC++ To NVIDIA GPUs03 Feb 2020

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859 Articles
Operating Systems
Linux Mint 20 Doing Away With 32-Bit Support31 Mar 2020
Android-x86 9.0-r2 Released With Updated Kernel, UEFI Boot Fix25 Mar 2020
Linux Mint Debian Edition 4 Released - Finally Supports SecureBoot, Home Encryption20 Mar 2020
Rust-Based Redox OS Working On Pkgar For Package Management14 Mar 2020
Amazon AWS Launches Linux-Based Bottlerocket For Hosting Containers10 Mar 2020
Sculpt OS 20.02 Released - Built Off Genode, Now Includes File Manager + Editor10 Mar 2020
Linspire 8.7 Trying To Lure Windows Users With Switch From KDE To MATE Desktop04 Mar 2020
Genode OS 20.02 Released With Continued Improvements To Sculpt OS29 Feb 2020
Android-x86 9.0-r1 Finally Released For Bringing Android 9.0 Pie To Intel/AMD Systems27 Feb 2020
Arch-Based Manjaro 19.0 Released With Flagship Edition Using Xfce 4.1425 Feb 2020

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805 Articles
Oracle
Oracle Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel R5U3 Released With Better ARM 64-Bit Support24 Mar 2020
Java 14 Reaches General Availability With Garbage Collection Improvements17 Mar 2020
It's 2020 - Oracle Adds Meson Build System To Solaris17 Mar 2020
Oracle Ships Solaris 11.4 SRU18 - Finally Mitigates The SWAPGS Vulnerability19 Feb 2020
GRUB 2.06 Planning For Release This Year - Possibly With Intel TXT + AMD SKINIT Support03 Feb 2020
Oracle's Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel 6 Is Tracking Linux 5.409 Jan 2020
Oracle Pushes Out Another Solaris 11.4 Update To End Out 201918 Dec 2019
VirtualBox 6.1 Released With Better 3D Support, UI Enhancements12 Dec 2019
VirtualBox 6.1 Close To Release With 3D Improvements, Nested Hardware Virtualization24 Nov 2019
Oracle Solaris 11.4 SRU15 Has A Number Of Package Updates20 Nov 2019

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239 Articles
Phoronix
Linux 5.6, Threadripper 3990X, $199 AMD Laptop Topped Reader Interest In February01 Mar 2020
Kernel Talk, AMD Hardware + Other Popular Linux Topics Of January01 Feb 2020
Happy New Year + A Look Back At The Most Popular Linux Content Of 201931 Dec 2019
A Christmas Gift For Phoronix Readers - Improving Graphs25 Dec 2019
The Most Popular Linux Hardware Reviews / Benchmarks Of The Past Decade12 Dec 2019
The Most Popular Linux / Open-Source News Of This Decade11 Dec 2019
Ice Lake, Threadripper, New CPU Vulnerabilities + Linux 5.4 Release Dominated November30 Nov 2019
November Is Still Bringing Many Interesting Linux Benchmarks / Milestones10 Nov 2019
Ice Lake, Ryzen 9, Kernel Happenings & Other Highlights For An Exciting October01 Nov 2019
AMD Dominated Q3 In Wooing Over Linux / Open-Source Fans03 Oct 2019

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601 Articles
Phoronix Test Suite
Phoronix Test Suite 9.6 Milestone 1 Further Enhances The Benchmark Result Viewer24 Mar 2020
Phoronix Test Suite 9.4.1 Released For Automated, Cross-Platform Benchmarking04 Mar 2020
Phoronix Test Suite 9.4 M3 Released With More Improvements For Benchmark Result Analysis18 Feb 2020
Phoronix Test Suite 9.4 Milestone 2 Released With Result Viewer Improvements05 Feb 2020
Phoronix Test Suite 9.4 Milestone 1 Released13 Jan 2020
Phoronix Test Suite 9.2.1 Released13 Dec 2019
Phoronix Test Suite 9.2 Released For Open-Source, Cross-Platform Benchmarking03 Dec 2019
Phoronix Test Suite 9.2 Milestone 2 Released13 Nov 2019
Phoronix Test Suite 9.2 Milestone 1 Released With Updates For macOS Benchmarking17 Oct 2019
Phoronix Test Suite 9.0.1 Available Along With Several New/Updated Test Profiles01 Oct 2019

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180 Articles
Premium
Showing Your Love For Open-Source + Linux Benchmarking This Valentine's Day14 Feb 2020
A Last Call To Show Your Support In 201930 Dec 2019
After 3,600 Original Articles This Year On Linux/Open-Source, Let's Have A Holiday Special24 Dec 2019
There Is Just A Few Days Left To Go Premium For Black Friday / Cyber Monday29 Nov 2019
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Programming
Git 2.26 Released With Transport Protocol V2 Default, Continued Work Towards SHA256 Hashes23 Mar 2020
Even Apple Is Interested In Migrating Their C Code To Rust21 Mar 2020
Google Bringing WebAssembly Extensions To Network Proxies12 Mar 2020
Wasmer 0.16 Released For Running WebAssembly Programs Anywhere12 Mar 2020
RenderDoc 1.7 Released With Vulkan Improvements, Better D3D12 Capture Performance10 Mar 2020
Git 2.26-rc1 Released With More Improvements For This Distributed Version Control System10 Mar 2020
Miguel de Icaza Talks Up WebAssembly Greatness03 Mar 2020
OpenBLAS 0.3.9 Released With More AVX-512 Tuning, Arm Neoverse N1 Support02 Mar 2020
WASMtime 0.12 Released For The JIT-Style WebAssembly Runtime26 Feb 2020
Looking At The PHP 8.0 Performance So Far In Early 202026 Feb 2020

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Proprietary Software
DaVinci Resolve 16 Beta Video Editor Employing Deep Learning, GPU Accelerated Tools08 Apr 2019
Lightworks Video Editor Plans For A Busy 2019 But No Signs Of The Open-Source Version10 Jan 2019
Adobe Customer Care: There Hasn't Been Enough Demand For Linux10 Dec 2018
Lightworks 14.5 Video Editor Released With Same-Day Linux Support But Still No Source17 Oct 2018
DaVinci Resolve 15 Video/Effects Editor Released With Linux Support13 Aug 2018
A VR Developer's Thoughts On The Current Mess Of APIs & Hardware27 May 2018
Keeper Password Manager Launches New Linux Version26 Apr 2018
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

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Qt
Qt 5.15 Beta 2 Released For This Last Big Update Before Qt 623 Mar 2020
Qt Creator 4.12 Reaches Beta07 Mar 2020
Qt Wayland's Maintainer Is Leaving The Company29 Feb 2020
Qt 5.15 Reaches Beta28 Feb 2020
Qt 5.15 Alpha Released With Various Improvements To Qt 3D, QML, Core, New Qt PDF Module14 Feb 2020
Qt 5.15 Feature Development Is Over For This Last Step Of The Qt5 Series11 Feb 2020
Qt LTS Releases To Be Restricted To Commercial Customers, Other Commercial Changes27 Jan 2020
Qt 5.14.1 Released With 200+ Bug Fixes, Including Security Fixes27 Jan 2020
Qt 5.14 Released With Better HiDPI, Lots Of 3D Work Ahead Of Qt 6 Next Year12 Dec 2019
Qt Shader Tools Looks To Become Official Qt6 Module11 Dec 2019

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Radeon
RadeonSI Experimenting With Compute-Based Culling For Navi/GFX1028 Mar 2020
AMDVLK 2020.Q1.4 Vulkan Driver Brings Direct Display Improvements27 Mar 2020
Radeon OpenGL Driver Lands Experimental Option To Boost Performance For CAD Software26 Mar 2020
RADV Lands AMD GCN 1.0/1.1 Fix For DOOM Eternal On Linux Under Steam Play25 Mar 2020
AMD Begins Focusing On Bug Fixes For Linux 5.7 Graphics Driver Code20 Mar 2020
AMD AOMP 0.7-7 Released For Radeon OpenMP Offloading13 Mar 2020
AMDVLK 2020.Q1.3 Brings New Extensions, Performance Tuning13 Mar 2020
AMDGPU Driver Sees More Fixes For Linux 5.7 Development13 Mar 2020
Peer-To-Peer DMA-BUF Support Being Ironed Out, Patches Pending For AMDGPU12 Mar 2020
AMD Radeon "SISCHED" Support Has Been Retired08 Mar 2020

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Red Hat
Red Hat Pushing DNF 5 Into Development For Improving The Package Manager05 Mar 2020
Red Hat's Stratis 2.0.1 Released For This Linux Storage Management Solution11 Feb 2020
RHEL 8.2 Beta Application Streams Bring GCC 9.1, Python 3.823 Jan 2020
Red Hat Recommends Disabling The Intel Linux Graphics Driver Over Hardware Flaw16 Jan 2020
Retooled CentOS Build Scripts To Help Spin New Releases Quicker, More Automation16 Jan 2020
CentOS-8 1911 Released As Rebuild Off Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.115 Jan 2020
Goals: Red Hat Developer Working On New Tool To Improve Upon Make14 Jan 2020
Red Hat Is Still Hiring To Work On The Linux Desktop + Open-Source Graphics06 Nov 2019
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1 Released With Kernel Live-Patching Support05 Nov 2019
Red Hat Provides New VirtIO Windows Driver Installer24 Oct 2019

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RISC-V
RISC-V's Linux Kernel Support Is Getting In Better Shape, Maturing On HiFive Unleashed08 Mar 2019
Amazon Adds RISC-V Support To FreeRTOS26 Feb 2019
RISC-V Support Added To The GRUB Bootloader25 Feb 2019
Libre RISC-V GPU Aiming For 2.5 Watt Power Draw Continues Being Plotted18 Feb 2019
The State Of Debian & Fedora On The RISC-V Architecture09 Feb 2019
More Details On The Proposed Simple-V Extension To RISC-V For GPU Workloads04 Jan 2019
The Libre RISC-V Vulkan Accelerator Will Be Targeting 25 FPS @ 720p, 5~6 GFLOPs05 Dec 2018
Western Digital To Open-Source The "SweRV" RISC-V Core In 201905 Dec 2018
The EOMA68 Libre Computer Developer Wants To Tackle A Quad-Core RISC-V Libre SoC Design29 Nov 2018
The Linux Foundation Is Teaming Up With RISC-V To Promote The Open-Source CPU ISA27 Nov 2018

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Standards
Updated Basis Universal Yields High Quality Compression, 3~4x Smaller Than JPEG/PNG21 Mar 2020
Unicode 13.0 Released With A Plunger, Fondue & Other New Emoji11 Mar 2020
New High Quality GPU Compression Codec Going Open-Source In The Coming Days09 Mar 2020
MetaInfo Creator - Easily Creating AppStream Metadata For Software08 Mar 2020
Khronos Moves Ahead With Developing "ANARI" API For Analytic Rendering03 Mar 2020
Monado OpenXR Runtime v0.1 Released For Open-Source XR Stack25 Feb 2020
Khronos Next Pursuing An Analytic Rendering API13 Nov 2019
Khronos Rolls Out OpenVX 1.3 While Updating OpenGL 4.6 + OpenGL ES 3.222 Oct 2019
The Matrix Of Software Projects Mapping Khronos APIs From DXVK To Zink & CLVK04 Oct 2019
HIPCL Lets CUDA Run On OpenCL+SPIR-V17 Sep 2019

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SUSE
OpenSUSE Leap 15.2 Begins Seeing Beta Builds, Official Release Due In May25 Feb 2020
OpenSUSE's OBS Can Now Spin Windows Subsystem for Linux Images13 Oct 2019
OpenSUSE Expanding Encryption Options For Its Installer10 Oct 2019
GCC 10 Likely To See "-flto=auto" Option24 Jul 2019
OpenSUSE Enables LTO By Default For Tumbleweed - Smaller & Faster Binaries17 Jul 2019
openSUSE's YaST Now Supports Multi-Device Btrfs Setups20 Jun 2019
OpenSUSE Adds Option To Installer For Toggling Performance-Hitting CPU Mitigations22 May 2019
OpenSUSE Leap 15.1 Released - Based Off SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 SP122 May 2019
OpenSUSE's Spectre Mitigation Approach Is One Of The Reasons For Its Slower Performance14 Apr 2019
SUSE Marks Its New Independence Under EQT Ownership15 Mar 2019

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systemd
Systemd 245 Released - First Version Including Systemd-Homed06 Mar 2020
Systemd 245 RC2 Released With Systemd-Homed, Partitioner + More03 Mar 2020
Learn More About Systemd-Homed For How Linux Home Directories Are Being Reinvented07 Feb 2020
Systemd 245 Shipping Soon With Systemd-Homed, Systemd-Repart Partitioner05 Feb 2020
Systemd-Homed Merged As A Fundamental Change To Linux Home Directories30 Jan 2020
Systemd Will Be Working To Improve Out-Of-Memory Linux Handling With Facebook OOMD08 Jan 2020
Systemd "Path Images" Feature Allows Mounting Images At Arbitrary Paths06 Jan 2020
Systemd Is Approaching 1.3 Million Lines While Poettering Lost Top Contributor Spot For 201902 Jan 2020
Systemd In Ten Years Has Redefined The Linux Landscape20 Dec 2019
Systemd-homed Looks Like It Will Merged Soon For systemd 24506 Dec 2019

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Ubuntu
PHP 7.4 Lands For Ubuntu 20.04 LTS27 Mar 2020
Trying Out Ubuntu 20.04 With ZFS + Zsys Automated APT Snapshots23 Mar 2020
Ubuntu 20.04 Atop ZFS+Zsys Will Take Snapshots On APT Operations07 Mar 2020
Canonical's Multipass 1.1 Brings Proxy Support, Fixes04 Mar 2020
Unity 8 Desktop Renamed To Lomiri28 Feb 2020
Mir 1.7.1 Released With X11 Support Promoted Out Of "Experimental" Phase25 Feb 2020
Canonical's Daniel Van Vugt Continues Squeezing More Performance Out Of GNOME 3.3624 Feb 2020
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Moves Ahead With Python 2 Removal - But Sticks Around For Derivatives18 Feb 2020
PHP 7.4 Slated To Land In Ubuntu 20.04 LTS14 Feb 2020
Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS Released With The Newest Hardware Enablement Stack12 Feb 2020

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Valve
Valve's Half-Life: Alyx Released - Linux Build Still Coming23 Mar 2020
Proton 5.0-5 Brings Support For Newer Vulkan Extensions, Fixes Game Crashes21 Mar 2020
Proton 5.0-4 Released With DXVK 1.5.5, Denuvo Fixes, Performance Work11 Mar 2020
Steam For Linux Beta Finally Fixes Post-Login Annoyance03 Mar 2020
Steam Survey Updated For February 2020 With Latest Linux Figures02 Mar 2020
Steam Play's Proton 5.0-3 Released With Support For Metro Exodus Direct3D 12 Mode21 Feb 2020
Proton 5.0-2 Released To Fix Crashes For Steam Play Linux Gamers13 Feb 2020
Proton 5.0-1 Released As Valve's Basis For Steam Play Now On Wine 5.0, Latest DXVK07 Feb 2020
Steam Kicks Off 2020 With Linux Gaming At The Highest Point In A While01 Feb 2020
Valve's Proton 4.11-12 Released With DXVK 1.5.1, Updated SDKs14 Jan 2020

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VIA
Even In 2019, A Long Road Still For Getting The VIA OpenChrome Driver In Linux09 Jan 2019
OpenChrome DRM Driver To Go Through A GEM/TTM Code Rewrite05 Aug 2018
It's Still Going To Be Tough Getting The OpenChrome VIA KMS Driver In The Linux Kernel28 May 2018
VIA Joins In The AI Race, Linux/Android Support For Their New Developer Kit10 May 2018
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

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Virtualization
VirtIO Video Driver Coming Together For The Mainline Linux Kernel26 Mar 2020
VMware Plumbing OpenGL 4.x Support For The VMWGFX Graphics Stack23 Mar 2020
Simple Patch Lets Amazon's EC2 Linux Network Driver Start ~90x Faster01 Mar 2020
Red Hat's SPICE 0.14.3 Remote Display System Now Supports Microsoft Windows27 Feb 2020
VirtIO-FS Is Looking Quite Good For Shared File-System With VMs06 Feb 2020
Bareflank Hypervisor 2.0 Released With UEFI Support, New Memory Manager05 Feb 2020
Jailhouse 0.12 Hypervisor Adds Raspberry Pi 4 Support04 Feb 2020
KVM Virtualization Adds Protections For Spectre-V1/L1TF Combination Attack31 Jan 2020
XCP-ng 8.1 Beta Rolls Out While Becoming Part Of The Xen Project28 Jan 2020
Red Hat Shows Off Their vDPA Kernel Patches For Better Ethernet Within VMs18 Jan 2020

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Vulkan
Vulkan 1.2.135 Released With New + Promoted NVIDIA Extensions In Addition To Ray-Tracing17 Mar 2020
FFmpeg Squaring Away Vulkan Support For Its Next Release13 Mar 2020
Vulkan 1.2.134 Released With Many Fixes/Clarifications, New Qualcomm Extension07 Mar 2020
RADV Driver Adds VK_EXT_line_rasterization In Preparing For Eventual Vulkan CAD Apps19 Feb 2020
Vulkan 1.2.133 Released With VK_KHR_shader_non_semantic_info16 Feb 2020
New Vulkan Extension Could Enhance Frame Timing Controls For Games02 Feb 2020
vkBasalt 0.3 Vulkan Layer Adds Support For Using Reshade Fx Shaders02 Feb 2020
Godot's Vulkan Renderer Is Already Picking Up New Features In 202028 Jan 2020
Vulkan 1.2 Comes To macOS / iOS Via Updated MoltenVK23 Jan 2020
Vulkan 1.2.132 Released As The First Documentation Fix-Up Following Vulkan 1.222 Jan 2020

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Wayland
Sway Wayland Compositor Seeing Adaptive-Sync/VRR Support04 Mar 2020
Wayland-Protocols 1.19 Released With Governance Guide, Updated XDG-Shell29 Feb 2020
LavaLauncher 1.6 Released As A Simple Dock/Launcher For Wayland17 Feb 2020
Wayland 1.18 Released With Meson Support, Other Minor Changes12 Feb 2020
Mir's X11 Support Is Being Promoted From Experimental09 Feb 2020
Weston 8.0 Released With DRM HDCP Support, EGL Partial Updates, Headless OpenGL24 Jan 2020
Sway 1.4 Wayland Compositor Brings VNC Support, Initial Bits For MATE Panel Support22 Jan 2020
Wayland 1.18 Alpha Released With Meson Support, Connection Sharing21 Jan 2020
Wayland 1.18 Planned For Release Next Month15 Jan 2020
Wayland Adds Meson Build System Support14 Jan 2020

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WINE
Wine-Staging 5.5 Released With 850+ Patches Atop Wine29 Mar 2020
Wine 5.5 Released With Expanded UCRTBase C Runtime Usage, Usual Assortment Of Fixes27 Mar 2020
Wine-Staging 5.4 Released With Additions Around Tasklist, XACT Audio14 Mar 2020
Wine 5.4 Released With Unicode 13 Support, Text Drawing For D3DX9 To Fix 10 Year Old Bug13 Mar 2020
Wine's Vulkan Code Seeing Performance Improvements, Further Enhancing DXVK05 Mar 2020
Wine-Staging 5.3 Fixes Online Play For Some Recent Games29 Feb 2020
Wine 5.3 Released With Various Improvements28 Feb 2020
Wine 5.2 With Better Handling For The Null Display Driver, UTF-8 Support16 Feb 2020
Early Out Of Tree Patches Let Wine Run Natively On Wayland04 Feb 2020
Wine 5.1 Kicks Off The New Development Series Towards Wine 6.002 Feb 2020

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X.Org
X.Org Server 1.20.8 Released With No Sign Of GLAMOR/XWayland-Improved X.Org Server 1.2130 Mar 2020
X.Org/FreeDesktop.org Is Looking For Sponsors Or May Have To Cut Continuous Integration Hosting27 Feb 2020
X.Org Server Lands Fixes For XWayland Full-Screen Support24 Feb 2020
Keith Packard Talks About The Early Politics Of X Window System + Code Licensing21 Jan 2020
X.Org's XDC2020 May Abandon Poland Conference To Find More Welcoming European Location18 Jan 2020
X.Org Server 1.20.7 Released With A Handful Of Fixes For GLAMOR + Modesetting14 Jan 2020
X.Org Server Development Hits A Nearly Two Decade Low04 Jan 2020
Libinput 1.15 Released For Improving Input On X.Org + Wayland Desktops03 Jan 2020
X.Org Saw A Lot Of Work In The 2010s Even With Wayland Taking Off28 Dec 2019
XWayland Gets Tidied Up Ahead Of The Holidays For The Eventual X.Org Server 1.2121 Dec 2019

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