Phoronix News Archive

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AMD
Radeon GPU Profiler Updated For Better Profiling Of Vulkan Games13 Dec 2017
AMD Reportedly Allows Disabling PSP Secure Processor With Latest AGESA07 Dec 2017
AMD Raven Ridge APU Firmware Added To Linux-Firmware.Git04 Dec 2017
AMD Announces The Radeon Software Adrenalin Driver30 Nov 2017
Marek Baking A "Huge Cleanup" For RadeonSI Gallium3D28 Nov 2017
More AMDGPU DC Fixes Are Being Queued For Linux 4.1528 Nov 2017
AMD Preps To Upstream More AMDKFD HSA Kernel Driver Changes27 Nov 2017
AMD/GPUOpen Compressonator 2.7 Brings Linux Builds, glTF 2.0 Support27 Nov 2017
LLVM Picks Up 3DNow! Improvements In 201726 Nov 2017
Report: Ryzen "Raven Ridge" APU Not Using HBM2 Memory23 Nov 2017

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893 Articles
BSD
FreeNAS 11.1 Rolls Out With Better OpenZFS Performance, Docker Support13 Dec 2017
OpenBSD Now Officially Supports 64-bit ARM10 Dec 2017
DTrace & ZFS Being Updated On NetBSD, Moving Away From Old OpenSolaris Code08 Dec 2017
DragonFlyBSD Now Supports Up To 64TB Of RAM04 Dec 2017
Lumina 1.4 Desktop Environment Released23 Nov 2017
GhostBSD 11.1 Released: FreeBSD With MATE & Xfce Desktop Experience16 Nov 2017
GhostBSD 11.1 Is Almost Ready With MATE & Xfce Tailored FreeBSD Desktop Experience07 Nov 2017
DragonFlyBSD 5.0.1 Released06 Nov 2017
DragonFlyBSD 5.0 Released With Initial HAMMER2 Support, Support For 900k+ Processes16 Oct 2017
pfSense 2.4 Released, Rebased To FreeBSD 11.1 & New Installer12 Oct 2017

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470 Articles
Coreboot
Coreboot Conference 2017 Videos Now Available11 Dec 2017
Another Ivy Bridge Era Motherboard Now Supported By Coreboot - ASRock B75 Pro3-M21 Aug 2017
Coreboot Now Has Basic UEFI Support Working With TianoCore12 Aug 2017
Cannonlake Enablement Continues In Coreboot; Still No Sign Of Ryzen For Coreboot13 Jul 2017
More Librem 13 Enablement Lands In Coreboot17 Jun 2017
Librem 13 v2 Support Lands In Upstream Coreboot09 Jun 2017
Coreboot Joins The Software Freedom Conservancy01 Jun 2017
Coreboot Ready To Ship On Upcoming Purism Librem 13/15 Laptops26 May 2017
ThinkPad T430 Ported To Mainline Coreboot19 May 2017
Coreboot 4.6 Released08 May 2017

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146 Articles
Debian
Debian 9.3 Released With Bug Fixes, Security Updates09 Dec 2017
Debian Installer Buster Alpha 2 Released06 Dec 2017
Sources.Debian.Org Launches To Provide Easy Access To Debian Source Code05 Dec 2017
Debian 9.2 Released07 Oct 2017
Debian 10 "Buster" Switches GNOME Session To Wayland By Default06 Sep 2017
The First Alpha Of Debian 10 "Buster" Installer03 Sep 2017
Debian Celebrates Its 24th Birthday16 Aug 2017
Debian Buster Hopes To Drop Qt415 Aug 2017
Debian's DebConf17 Wrapping Up Today, Watch The Videos Online12 Aug 2017
Debian Might Abandon Their Live Images04 Aug 2017

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229 Articles
Desktop
GIMP 2.9.8 Released With On-Canvas Gradient Editing, Wayland Support12 Dec 2017
Darktable 2.4-RC1 Rolls Out With Windows Support, OpenCL Improvements11 Dec 2017
System76 Rolls Out Its New HiDPI Daemon10 Dec 2017
Enlightenment 0.22 Available For Download06 Nov 2017
Enlightenment 22 Is Packing Much Better Wayland Support, Meson Build System04 Nov 2017
LXQt 0.12 released With Better HiDPI Support, More Robust21 Oct 2017
Xfce Gets Notification Improvements With xfce4-notifyd 0.418 Oct 2017
QupZilla 2.2 Released As The Browser's Last09 Oct 2017
SDDM 0.16 Released - The Simple Desktop Display Manager08 Oct 2017
NASA's Eyes Is Still Being Ported To Linux01 Oct 2017

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288 Articles
Fedora
Fedora 27 Modular Server Gets Canned; Fedora 27 Server Classic Released12 Dec 2017
Red Hat Plans To Deploy Next-Gen Stratis Storage For Fedora 2806 Dec 2017
Fedora 28 Looks To Improve The Initial Setup Process04 Dec 2017
Fedora 28 Gets New Features Approved, Extra Week For Bug Fixing/Testing02 Dec 2017
Mir Lands In The Fedora Repository28 Nov 2017
Fedora Rawhide Begins Offering Packaged Rust Applications27 Nov 2017
Fedora 28 Hopes To Improve Linux Laptop Battery Life16 Nov 2017
Fedora 27 Debuts With GNOME 3.26 Powered Workstation Spin, Modular Server Coming14 Nov 2017
Fedora 27 Is Cleared For Release Next Week09 Nov 2017
Fedora 27 Still Isn't Ready To Ship06 Nov 2017

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732 Articles
Free Software
Cryptsetup 2.0 Released With LUKS2 Format Support13 Dec 2017
POCL 1.0 RC1 Adds Experimental CUDA Backend, Full OpenCL 1.2 Support06 Dec 2017
PHP 7.2 Provides Modest Performance Boost Over PHP 7.105 Dec 2017
PHP 7.2 Officially Released30 Nov 2017
Blender Has A Beautiful New Benchmark: Barbershop25 Nov 2017
Darling Is Still Active With A Goal To Run macOS Apps On Linux18 Nov 2017
Facebook Releases HHVM 3.23 With OpenSSL 1.1 Support, Experimental Bytecode Emitter18 Nov 2017
PHP 7.2 Benchmarks, Performance Of PHP 5.3 To PHP 7.2 On AMD EPYC13 Nov 2017
Outreachy 2017 Participants Selected For Winter 2017 Open-Source Work11 Nov 2017
PostgreSQL 10.1 Released09 Nov 2017

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1365 Articles
General
FP64 Support Finally Lands In Mesa Git For Intel Haswell03 Jan 2017

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1 Articles
GNOME
NetworkManager Picks Up Support For Intel's IWD WiFi Daemon & Meson Build System13 Dec 2017
Flatpak'ed Epiphany Browser Becomes More Useful12 Dec 2017
GTK4, GNOME's Wayland Support & Vulkan Renderer Topped GNOME In 201710 Dec 2017
A Lot Of Improvements Are Building Up For GIMP 2.9.8, Including Better Wayland Support10 Dec 2017
GTK4 Lands More Vulkan, HTML5 Broadway & Win32 Improvements02 Dec 2017
GNOME Builder Development Environment Picking Up Many Features For GNOME 3.2826 Nov 2017
Many Broadway HTML5 Backend Improvements Land In GTK423 Nov 2017
GNOME's Calendar & TODO Applications Are Looking Better For v3.2816 Nov 2017
GNOME 3.27.2 Released: More Meson Porting, Nautilus Starring Files15 Nov 2017
Epiphany 3.27.2 Improves GNOME Web Apps, Firefox Sync15 Nov 2017

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836 Articles
GNU
GNUstep Takes Another Step Forward For Implementing Apple's Cocoa Frameworks11 Dec 2017
RMS Comments, GRUB, Libreboot & GCC Dominated GNU Talk In 201709 Dec 2017
Intel Continues Tuning Glibc's Performance: More FMA'ing08 Dec 2017
GNU Guix / Guix SD 0.14 Released: ARM Port Coming, New Services07 Dec 2017
Skylake AVX-512 Benchmarks With GCC 8.028 Nov 2017
Bye Bye Cilk Plus: GCC Lightened By 82k L.O.C.28 Nov 2017
GNU libmicrohttpd 0.9.57 Brings Significant Improvements27 Nov 2017
GCC Plugins Now Supported On Windows/MinGW26 Nov 2017
The New Compiler Features & Changes Of GCC 822 Nov 2017
GCC 8 Feature Development Is Over20 Nov 2017

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539 Articles
Google
GAPID 1.0 Released As Google's Cross-Platform Vulkan Debugger13 Dec 2017
Chrome 63 Beta Rolls Out With Dynamic Module Imports, Device Memory API27 Oct 2017
Google Even Fear Intel ME, Reduce Their Attack Vector With NERF27 Oct 2017
Android Studio 3.0 Released With Kotlin Support, Java 8 Features25 Oct 2017
Chrome 62 Promoted To Stable18 Oct 2017
Chrome Working On JPEG Encode Accelerator With VA-API/V4L2 Support18 Oct 2017
Chromium Appears To Be Advancing Their Linux VR State29 Sep 2017
Chrome 62 Beta Released With OpenType Font Variations, DOM Media Capture20 Sep 2017
Google's Fuchsia OS Magenta Becomes Zircon13 Sep 2017
Chromium Now Supports GPU Sandboxing With Radeon Graphics On Linux08 Sep 2017

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311 Articles
Hardware
HP & ASUS Rollout Their ARM-Powered Laptops05 Dec 2017
System76 Will Begin Disabling Intel ME In Their Linux Laptops30 Nov 2017
Coreboot Picks Up Support For CompuLab's Intense-PC30 Nov 2017
Western Digital To Begin Shipping Devices Using RISC-V28 Nov 2017
HDMI 2.1 Specification Brings 4K@120Hz / 8K@60Hz28 Nov 2017
UPower 0.99.7 Brings Bluetooth LE Device Battery Support28 Nov 2017
Linux 4.15 Will Treat The HTC Vive VR Headset As "Non-Desktop"23 Nov 2017
Linux 4.10 To Linux 4.15 Kernel Benchmarks22 Nov 2017
Looking At The Power Use From Linux 4.6 To Linux 4.1522 Nov 2017
Sabrent EC-SS31: A $10 USB 3.1 To SATA 2.5-Inch Drive Adapter21 Nov 2017

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1186 Articles
Intel
Intel Rolls Out Pentium Silver & Celeron CPUs Powered By Gemini Lake11 Dec 2017
ANV Enables UBO Pushing For Another Extra Bit Of Performance09 Dec 2017
Intel Stages More Graphics DRM Changes For Linux 4.1607 Dec 2017
Intel Wants You To Help Test The i965 Mesa Shader Cache, Not Yet Enabled By Default06 Dec 2017
Glibc Rolls Out Support For Memory Protection Keys05 Dec 2017
Intel's Clear Containers Leads To OpenStack Kata Containers05 Dec 2017
Suppressing The Concerns Over HDCP Content Protection For Intel's Linux DRM Driver04 Dec 2017
Intel Sends In The First Set Of Changes For Linux 4.16 i915 DRM01 Dec 2017
Intel Releases New Linux Media Driver For VA-API01 Dec 2017
Intel Wants To Contribute Parallel STL Support To libstdc++ / libc++30 Nov 2017

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1254 Articles
KDE
KWin On Wayland Without X11 Support Can Startup So Fast It Causes Problems13 Dec 2017
KDE Wayland Began Taking Shape, More Music Players & Other KDE Happenings In 201712 Dec 2017
KDE Frameworks 5.41 Released Ahead Of KDE Applications 17.1210 Dec 2017
KDE's Elisa Music Player Prepares Its First Alpha Release09 Dec 2017
You Can Now Easily Send/Receive SMS Messages From The KDE Desktop09 Dec 2017
KDE's Goals For The Next 3~4 Years27 Nov 2017
KDE Applications 17.12 Sees Some New KF5 Ports, Other Apps Dropped17 Nov 2017
KDevelop 5.2 Released With New Analyzers, Better C++ / PHP / Python Support14 Nov 2017
KTechLab Microcontroller/Electronics IDE Ported To KDE4/Qt414 Nov 2017
KDE Frameworks 5.40 Brings Kirigami Improvements, Wayland Foreign Protocol12 Nov 2017

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710 Articles
LibreOffice
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
LibreOffice 6.0 Is In Development12 Jun 2017
LibreOffice 5.4 Beta 1 Tagged, LibreOffice 5.5 On Main18 May 2017
A Look At Some Of The Changes So Far For LibreOffice 5.418 Apr 2017
LibreOffice 5.3 Released With A Plethora Of Improvements01 Feb 2017
LibreOffice 5.3 Is Coming This Week, A Look At The New Features30 Jan 2017

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93 Articles
Linux Events
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
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

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49 Articles
Linux Gaming
OpenMW 0.43 Continues Advancing Open-Source Morrowind For Linux04 Dec 2017
Armory Is A Very Promising 3D Game Engine With Full Blender Integration01 Dec 2017
Godot 3.0 Game Engine Reaches Beta30 Nov 2017
Rich Geldreich On The Concerns Of Open-Sourcing In The Game Industry30 Nov 2017
LWJGL 3.1.4 Adds Zstd & LZ4 Bindings20 Nov 2017
SuperTuxKart 0.9.3 Officially Out With New Screen Recorder, In-Game Improvements20 Nov 2017
Crunch Texture Compression Showing Off Promising Results For Unity15 Nov 2017
Solus Borrows From The Clear Linux Playbook For AVX2-Optimized Gaming12 Nov 2017
Football Manager 2018 Now Available With Linux Support10 Nov 2017
FreeCS: Aiming For An Open-Source Counter-Strike Implementation10 Nov 2017

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1459 Articles
Linux Kernel
Linux 4.15-rc3 Kernel Released10 Dec 2017
The Most Exciting Linux Kernel Stories Of 201707 Dec 2017
Linux 4.15-rc2 Kernel Released03 Dec 2017
Features You Won't Find With The Mainline Linux 4.15 Kernel28 Nov 2017
KAISER Getting Ready To Better Protect The Linux Kernel27 Nov 2017
Linux 4.15-rc1 Kernel Released26 Nov 2017
MuQSS Scheduler Updated For Linux 4.14, Experimental SMT Improvements26 Nov 2017
Linux 4.15 Adds AMD Raven Ridge Audio ID24 Nov 2017
Linux 4.14.2 Fixes The BCache Corruption Bug24 Nov 2017
Ubuntu Boot Times From Linux 4.6 To 4.15 Kernels21 Nov 2017

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1757 Articles
Linux Storage
Linux File Systems for Windows: Use EXT4 / XFS / Btrfs On Windows08 Dec 2017
Loop-AES Updated For Linux 4.14~4.15 Kernel Compatibility05 Dec 2017
A Closed-Source Apple File-System APFS Driver For Linux Announced30 Nov 2017
Reiser4 Updated For Linux 4.14 & Introduces Zstd Compression Support27 Nov 2017
Funtin SFF-8639: U.2 NVMe SSD To PCI-E Card Adapter18 Nov 2017
F2FS For Linux 4.15 Brings Some Enhancements, Changes For Android16 Nov 2017
BCache Gets New Maintainer, NVMe Improvements & More For Linux 4.1515 Nov 2017
XFS For Linux 4.15 Brings "Great Scads of New Stuff"13 Nov 2017
AFS File-System Driver Overhauled For Linux 4.1513 Nov 2017
EXT4 In Linux 4.15 Gets Online Resizing When Using Bigalloc, Corruption Fixes13 Nov 2017

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261 Articles
LLVM
Skylake Server Scheduler Model Updated In LLVM 6.0 Along With Other Intel CPU Updates10 Dec 2017
LLVM Clang 6.0 Now Defaults To C++1409 Dec 2017
LLVM 5.0.1 Expected For Release Next Week08 Dec 2017
Initial C17 Language Support Lands In LLVM Clang 6.0 SVN07 Dec 2017
LLVM 6.0 Release Planning, Stable Debut Slated For March07 Dec 2017
GCC Lands Cannonlake, Skylake Costs; LLVM/Clang Gets Intel CET26 Nov 2017
Intel Icelake Support Added To LLVM Clang19 Nov 2017
LLVM 5.0.1 Is Coming In The Next Few Weeks04 Nov 2017
Intel Begins Working On "Knights Mill" Support For LLVM/Clang13 Oct 2017
Support For Myriad ma2x8x CPUs Added To LLVM03 Oct 2017

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442 Articles
Mesa
AMD Moving Forward In Their RadeonSI Support For ARB_gl_spirv12 Dec 2017
Mesa Glthread Gets Adds Another Game, AMDGPU Winsys Gets Performance Workaround12 Dec 2017
VC5 OpenGL & Vulkan Driver Advancing11 Dec 2017
Mesa 17.3 Officially Released: Nearly OpenGL 4.6, Better Vulkan Support08 Dec 2017
ARB_get_program_binary Implementation Lands In Core Mesa, Intel Driver08 Dec 2017
David Airlie Continues With Holiday Improvements For R600g07 Dec 2017
16-Bit Storage, variablePointers Land For ANV Vulkan Driver06 Dec 2017
Many Vulkan Changes Hit Mesa 17.4-dev Git04 Dec 2017
Mesa 17.3-RC6 Released, Final Now Expected This Week04 Dec 2017
The Top Mesa News Of 201703 Dec 2017

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1311 Articles
Microsoft
Microsoft Brings AMD EPYC To The Cloud05 Dec 2017
Microsoft's Linux / Open-Source Actions Of 201705 Dec 2017
The Maß Is Empty: Munich Switching Back To Windows After ~14 Years With Linux24 Nov 2017
Microsoft Is Trying To Make Windows Subsystem For Linux Faster (WSL)17 Nov 2017
Mono Developing A New .NET Interpreter13 Nov 2017
Microsoft Adds GCC ARM Cross-Compilation Support To Visual Studio03 Nov 2017
Open ZFS File-System Running On Windows24 Oct 2017
Microsoft Rolls Out A Preview Of The New Skype For Linux29 Sep 2017
Microsoft's Open-Source / Linux Announcements So Far In 201728 Sep 2017
Microsoft Becomes A "Premium Sponsor" To The Open Source Initiative26 Sep 2017

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135 Articles
Mozilla
Mozilla's WebRender Making Good Progress, Can Be Tested On Firefox Nightly27 Nov 2017
Pale Moon Project Rolls Out The Basilisk Browser Project17 Nov 2017
Mozilla Still Isn't Ready To Enable OpenGL By Default In Firefox For Linux16 Nov 2017
Quantum-ized Firefox 57 Ready For Download13 Nov 2017
Firefox 56.0 Is Ready Ahead Of The Big Quantum Update28 Sep 2017
Mozilla Firefox Finally Fixes An Awkward, 11 Year Old Linux Bug05 Sep 2017
Mozilla's Servo Made Several Advancements This Summer25 Aug 2017
Mozilla's Push For Super Fast CSS With Quantum/Stylo22 Aug 2017
Firefox 55 Is Ready To Shine With Performance Improvements07 Aug 2017
Rust-Written "Stylo" Servo Style System Now Available Via Firefox Nightly25 Jul 2017

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253 Articles
Multimedia
It Looks Like VLC 3.0 Will Finally Be Released Soon13 Dec 2017
FFmpeg Lands OpenCL Improvements23 Nov 2017
FFmpeg Continues Working Its "NVDEC" NVIDIA Video Decoding Into Shape22 Nov 2017
Tegra CEC Support & Other Media Updates For Linux 4.1516 Nov 2017
FFmpeg Lands NVDEC-Accelerated H.264 Decoding11 Nov 2017
Audacity 2.2 Released With New Themes, MIDI Playback & Other Changes04 Nov 2017
Lightworks 14.1 In Beta For Linux Video Editing26 Oct 2017
GStreamer Conference 2017 Videos22 Oct 2017
Pitivi 1.0 Release Candidate Arrives22 Sep 2017
MPV Player 0.27 Brings Rendering Refactoring, OpenGL Improvements13 Sep 2017

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264 Articles
Nouveau
GeForce GTX 900 Series Re-Clocking Patches Updated By Karol Herbst17 Nov 2017
Nouveau DRM Changes Queued For Linux 4.1503 Nov 2017
Projects You Can Help With For Advancing Open-Source NVIDIA "Nouveau" Graphics16 Oct 2017
Nouveau Developers Remain Blocked By NVIDIA From Advancing Open-Source Driver23 Sep 2017
Experimental Nouveau Reclocking Patches Updated, Including For Maxwell GPUs16 Sep 2017
Nouveau DRM Wires In Pascal Temperature Sensor Support06 Sep 2017
Nouveau's Meager Changes Queued Up In DRM-Next For Linux 4.1422 Aug 2017
COMPOTE: Working On HMM/Compute For Open-Source NVIDIA Driver10 Aug 2017
Nouveau Still Working To Support The GP108 / NVIDIA GT 103004 Aug 2017
Nouveau Gets Thermal Throttling, One Step Closer For GTX 900 Re-Clocking21 Jul 2017

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366 Articles
NVIDIA
NVIDIA Pushes Out CUDA 9.1 With Compiler Optimizations, Volta Enhancements & More12 Dec 2017
NVIDIA Launches The TITAN V Graphics Card At $2,999 USD08 Dec 2017
NVIDIA's Current Linux Driver Is Hungry For vRAM This Holiday30 Nov 2017
NVIDIA's New Memory Allocator Project To Be Standalone, Undecided On Name30 Nov 2017
NVIDIA Confirms Linux Driver Performance Regression, To Be Fixed In 390 Series30 Nov 2017
NVIDIA 387.34 Linux Driver Brings Vulkan Fixes24 Nov 2017
NVIDIA's Binary Driver Doesn't Yet Play Nicely With Linux 4.1521 Nov 2017
NVIDIA Wants Feedback On Its Device Memory Allocator Project21 Nov 2017
FFmpeg Expands Its NVDEC CUDA-Accelerated Video Decoding14 Nov 2017
PGI Compiler 17.10 Released With CUDA 9.0 Support, OpenMP 4.5 Additions03 Nov 2017

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668 Articles
Operating Systems
Haiku OS Is Very Close To Their Long Awaited Beta, New Repository Working10 Dec 2017
ROSA Desktop Fresh R10 Still Lets You Pick Between KDE 4 & Plasma 509 Dec 2017
ReactOS 0.4.7 Released As The Latest For "Open-Source Windows"06 Dec 2017
System76 Continues Refining Their Pop!_OS02 Dec 2017
Alpine Linux 3.7 Brings EFI Support, Installer Option For GRUB30 Nov 2017
Genode OS 17.11 Reworks Its "Nitpicker" GUI Server30 Nov 2017
Jolla's CEO Provides An End of Year Update On Sailfish OS30 Nov 2017
OpenMandriva Is Going To Do Away With 32-bit Support22 Nov 2017
Arch Linux Ends i686 Package Support Today08 Nov 2017
Slax Is Planning A Return, But Will No Longer Be Slackware-Based03 Nov 2017

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561 Articles
Oracle
Oracle Pushes Out Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel R4U614 Dec 2017
VirtualBox DDX Released As xf86-video-vboxvideo 1.029 Nov 2017
Following RHEL, Oracle Linux 7 Brought To ARM29 Nov 2017
Longtime GNOME Contributor & Oracle Principal UX Designer Leaves The Company06 Nov 2017
Oracle Releases VM VirtualBox 5.218 Oct 2017
SPARC M8 Processors Launched18 Sep 2017
Oracle Now Supports Btrfs RAID5/6 On Their Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel17 Sep 2017
Oracle Punts Java EE To The Eclipse Foundation13 Sep 2017
SPARC Sees Updates For Linux 4.1410 Sep 2017
Oracle Linux 7 Update 4 Brings UEFI SecureBoot, USBGuard Added & Btrfs Supported09 Sep 2017

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181 Articles
Phoronix
Linux 4.15, Distro Performance & Open-Source Radeon Excitement Ends November30 Nov 2017
Coffee Lake, AMD EPYC & AMDGPU Dominated October01 Nov 2017
AMD EPYC, Linux 4.14, Librem 5, RX Vega & The Other Linux Highlights Of September01 Oct 2017
HTTPS By Default For Everyone23 Sep 2017
Ryzen 7, Threadripper & Radeon RX Vega Generated A Ton Of Linux Buzz01 Sep 2017
Ryzen, Windows 10 & Laptop Survey Piqued Linux Users In July01 Aug 2017
Ryzen, NVIDIA & Unity 8 Abandonment Topped H1'201703 Jul 2017
Ryzen, Linux Laptops, Ethereum, & Graphics Drivers Marked Phoronix's 13th Birthday01 Jul 2017
An Early Look At Our 2017 Linux Laptop Survey Results So Far25 Jun 2017
2017 Linux Laptop Survey23 Jun 2017

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566 Articles
Phoronix Test Suite
Phoronix Test Suite 7.6 Released07 Dec 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.6 M4 Available For Last Minute Testing03 Dec 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.6 M3 Is The Last Ahead Of The Stable "Alvdal"21 Nov 2017
OpenBenchmarking.org Crosses 27 Million Test/Suite Downloads19 Nov 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.6 M2 Released To Up BSD Benchmarking02 Nov 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.6-Alvdal Milestone 1 Released10 Oct 2017
OpenBenchmarking.org Crosses 26 Million Test/Suite Downloads27 Sep 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.4 Officially Released19 Sep 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.4 M4 Released As "Tynset" Nears Final11 Sep 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.4 M3 Released With OpenBenchmarking Seamless/Dynamic Comparisons28 Aug 2017

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121 Articles
Premium
Phoronix Premium, Black Friday / Cyber Monday / Winter Shopping Reminders23 Nov 2017
PSA: Phoronix Amazon Links Now Work In The EU04 Nov 2017
Just A Few Days Left To The Phoronix Fest Deal11 Oct 2017
2017 "Oktoberfest" Premium: Snag A Great Deal While Supporting Our Work07 Oct 2017
Your Last Chance To Take Advantage Of Our Birthday Bargain07 Jun 2017
Celebrate Phoronix's 13th Birthday By Going Ad-Free Premium At A Great Discount01 Jun 2017
Today's The Last Day For Our Ad-Free Site Deal For Thanksgiving 201628 Nov 2016
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

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20 Articles
Programming
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
Rust 1.18 Released08 Jun 2017
HHVM 3.20 Released With Performance Improvements, Better PHP7 Compatibility07 Jun 2017

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216 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 5.10 Released Along With Qt Creator 4.507 Dec 2017
Otter RC3 Released As The Browser Inspired By Opera 12 & Implemented Using Qt506 Dec 2017
Qt 5.10 RC3 Released, Qt 5.10 Now Expected This Week04 Dec 2017
Qt 3D Studio 1.0 Released, Powered By NVIDIA's Open-Source Code30 Nov 2017
Qt 5.10 Release Candidate Arrives Late27 Nov 2017
Qt 5.9.3 Released With Fixes & Performance Improvements22 Nov 2017
Qt 5.10 Reaches Its Second Beta Milestone25 Oct 2017
Qt Creator 4.5 Beta Arrives With Few Changes12 Oct 2017
NVIDIA-Donated Qt 3D Studio Now Available In Pre-Release Form11 Oct 2017
Qt 5.10 Beta Released09 Oct 2017

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301 Articles
Radeon
Radeon Overlay Is Similar To A Feature Mesa Offered For Years13 Dec 2017
The Feature Differences Now Between AMD's Two OpenGL & Two Vulkan Linux Drivers12 Dec 2017
Initial Tessellation Shader Support For RadeonSI NIR11 Dec 2017
AMD Begins Posting More KFD Patches For Discrete GPUs09 Dec 2017
First Batch Of AMDGPU Changes For Linux 4.16: DC Multi-Display Sync, Vega Tuning06 Dec 2017
AMDGPU's Scheduler Might Get Picked Up By Other DRM Drivers01 Dec 2017
AMD Publishes More DC Patches, Disables FreeSync By Default01 Dec 2017
The Many Open-Source Radeon Linux Driver Advancements Of 201730 Nov 2017
43 More AMDGPU DC Patches Hit The Streets24 Nov 2017
New Polaris Firmware Blobs Hit Linux-Firmware.Git23 Nov 2017

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681 Articles
Red Hat
Red Hat Enterprise Linux for ARM Hits General Availability13 Nov 2017
NetworkManager Adds In Open vSwitch Support31 Oct 2017
Fleet Commander Now Ready To Deploy Fedora & RHEL Desktops At Scale18 Oct 2017
Red Hat Planning For A Wayland Tech Preview In RHEL 7.529 Sep 2017
oVirt 4.2 Features Redesigned Admin Portal29 Sep 2017
Red Hat Formally Rolls Out Pipewire For Being The "Video Equivalent of PulseAudio"19 Sep 2017
Red Hat Planning Fresh Work On Linux Battery Life, Testers Needed14 Sep 2017
CentOS 7.4 Now Available (CentOS Linux 7 1708)13 Sep 2017
Red Hat Is Looking For Another Developer To Work On Open-Source AMD Graphics12 Sep 2017
Stratis Is Red Hat's Plan For Next-Gen Linux Storage Without Btrfs02 Aug 2017

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157 Articles
Standards
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
Lizard: Yet Another Compression Algorithm Joins The Party10 Nov 2017
Slang Continues To Advance For Easing Shader Writing, Cross-Compiling Shaders29 Oct 2017
Progress Being Made On New "WebGPU" Web Graphics API15 Oct 2017
OVR_multiview Extension Completed For More Efficient OpenGL VR11 Oct 2017
Facebook Has Been Working On C++ Modules Support For GCC08 Oct 2017
The Disturbing Results With Automated Fuzzing Of OpenGL Shaders03 Oct 2017

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173 Articles
SUSE
OpenSUSE Rolls Out Tumbleweed Snapshots27 Nov 2017
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 Reaches Beta: Using GNOME & Wayland, Linux 4.1228 Oct 2017
SUSE Has Been Working On An In-Kernel Boot Splash Screen For Linux25 Oct 2017
SUSE Remains Committed To The Btrfs File-System24 Aug 2017
SUSE+NVIDIA Makes The Graphics Binary Driver Easier To Deploy On Tumbleweed10 Aug 2017
openSUSE Leap 42.3 Officially Released26 Jul 2017
Features For OpenSUSE Leap 42.307 Jul 2017
That OpenSUSE Tablet So Far Is A Dud23 Jun 2017
openSUSE Tumbleweed Jumps On Qt 5.9, Picks Up Default MP322 Jun 2017
OpenSUSE Tumbleweed Is Now Built With PIE17 Jun 2017

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188 Articles
systemd
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
CVE-2017-9445: systemd Hit By New Security Vulnerability28 Jun 2017
Systemd Lands Meson Build System Support25 Apr 2017
Systemd 233 Released01 Mar 2017
systemd 233 Is Around The Corner With More Additions, Changes25 Feb 2017
systemd 228 Had A Local Root Exploit24 Jan 2017
The Development Pace Of Systemd Fell Sharply This Year30 Dec 2016

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Ubuntu
Ubuntu Developers Working Towards The Eventual Demotion Of GTK213 Dec 2017
Ubuntu Is Getting Ready To Further Demote Python 208 Dec 2017
Mir 0.29 Being Prepped For Release As Canonical Pushes On With Mir-Wayland08 Dec 2017
Unity 7 Hoping To Become An Official Flavor For Ubuntu 18.04 LTS24 Nov 2017
Canonical Developers To The Community: Help Us Figure Out The Direction Of Mir23 Nov 2017
Canonical Is Hiring Graphics Stack Developers To Work On Mir15 Nov 2017
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Might End Up Redoing The System Sounds09 Nov 2017
Daily ISOs Begin For Ubuntu 18.04 LTS "Bionic Beaver"08 Nov 2017
Canonical's Mir Patches Are Breaking RADV With Stock Mesa On Ubuntu07 Nov 2017
Mir Moves From Bzr/Launchpad To GitHub, Hopes For More Community Contributions02 Nov 2017

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Valve
Steam To Stop Supporting Bitcoin Transactions06 Dec 2017
Valve's Timothy Arceri Lands Gallium3D NIR Optimizations03 Dec 2017
Steam Linux Usage For November: 0.27%01 Dec 2017
Valve + LunarG Open Up Their Mesa Testing Results15 Nov 2017
Valve Rolls Out A Rare Update To SteamOS Brewmaster09 Nov 2017
Steam Client Update Fixes Linux Shortcuts, Adds Vulkan Pre-Compiled Shaders07 Nov 2017
The Steam Linux Client Celebrates Its Fifth Public Birthday06 Nov 2017
Valve Now Reports The Steam Linux Marketshare At Just 0.35%01 Nov 2017
Valve's Steam Link Is Back On Sale For $15 USD30 Oct 2017
Steam VR Marketshare Already Larger Than Steam Linux Marketshare25 Oct 2017

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VIA
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
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

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Virtualization
VirtualBox Guest Drivers Still Working Their Way To The Mainline Linux Kernel26 Nov 2017
VirtualBox 5.2.2 Brings Linux 4.14 Fixes, HiDPI UI Improvements24 Nov 2017
KVM & Xen Don't Change Much With Linux 4.1518 Nov 2017
QEMU 2.11-RC1 Released: Drops IA64, Adds OpenRISC SMP & More15 Nov 2017
Xen 4.10 RC1 Now Available For Testing23 Oct 2017
KVM & Xen Updates For The Linux 4.14 Kernel09 Sep 2017
LXC 2.1 Linux Containers Released06 Sep 2017
QEMU 2.10 Released With Xen 9pfs Support, QCOW2 LUKS Encryption30 Aug 2017
3D OpenGL Acceleration For Windows Guests On QEMU Using VirGL/VirtIO27 Aug 2017
oVirt 4.1.5 Provides Performance Boost With Gluster23 Aug 2017

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Vulkan
DXVK Is Making Some Steadfast Progress In Running Direct3D 11 Over Vulkan13 Dec 2017
Qualcomm Mentions "Vulkan2" & What I Would Suspect Of "Vulkan 2.0"12 Dec 2017
Remaining RADV Vulkan Driver Bugs for Vega Being Addressed05 Dec 2017
DXVK Is Aiming To Get Direct3D 11 Over Vulkan In Wine27 Nov 2017
Vulkan 1.0.66 Introduces Three New Extensions27 Nov 2017
A Prototype Of The Vulkan Portability Initiative: Low-Level 3D To Vulkan / D3D12 / Metal23 Nov 2017
We Are Likely To See More Vulkan Driver Fixes From Feral13 Nov 2017
Lugdunum Is Another Interesting Open-Source Vulkan 3D Engine, With glTF 2.0 Too05 Nov 2017
F1 2017 Will Be The First Vulkan-Only Linux Game30 Oct 2017
Vulkan Crosses 1,500 Projects On GitHub28 Oct 2017

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Wayland
Wayland Had An Impressive 2017 With KDE Support Maturing, Mir Switching Focus13 Dec 2017
Way-Cooler Is Still Around As An i3-Inspired Wayland Compositor Written In Rust04 Dec 2017
XDG-Shell Promoted To Stable In Wayland-Protocols 1.1202 Dec 2017
Libinput Picking up Record & Replay Abilities For Input28 Nov 2017
Greenfield: An In-Browser HTML5 Wayland Compositor23 Nov 2017
Bosch Has Been Developing A 3D Window Manager Using Wayland16 Nov 2017
Stereoscopy/3D Protocol Being Worked On For Wayland14 Nov 2017
Sway 0.15 Wayland Compositor Released With Raspberry Pi Support, Improved Clipboard09 Nov 2017
Libinput 1.9 Is Around The Corner With New Features27 Sep 2017
Mir Continues Pushing Ahead With Wayland Client Support26 Sep 2017

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WINE
Wine 3.0-RC1 Released, Direct3D 11 Enabled For Intel/AMD GPUs08 Dec 2017
CrossOver 17.0 Released, Lets You Run Microsoft Office 2016 On Linux05 Dec 2017
The Features To Look Forward To With Wine 3.029 Nov 2017
Wine 3.0 Will Be Entering Its Code Freeze Next Week28 Nov 2017
Wine 2.22 Brings Improved 64-bit ARM Support24 Nov 2017
Wine-Vulkan Is Making Progress For Windows Vulkan Programs On Linux22 Nov 2017
Wine 2.21 Supports Direct3D Indirect Draws, More ARM Work11 Nov 2017
Wine Will Be Working On "VKD3D" As A Direct3D 12 To Vulkan Library02 Nov 2017
Wine 2.20 Continues Work On Direct3D, Preloader For ARM6431 Oct 2017
Wine 3.0 Still Expected Around EOY With D3D11; Wayland & D3D12 On Roadmap28 Oct 2017

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X.Org
Even With Wayland Around, X.Org Had A Busy 201711 Dec 2017
X.Org Server Patches Updated For Non-Desktop & Leases To Better VR HMD Support08 Dec 2017
Samsung Improving Cairo's OpenGL ES 3.x Support, May Eye Vulkan In Future06 Dec 2017
2017 Has Been The First Year In A Decade Without A Major X.Org Server Update05 Dec 2017
DRI3 v1.1 & DRI3 v1.2 Patches Revised07 Nov 2017
"NonDesktop" Proposed For RandR: Useful For VR & Apple Touch Bar Like Devices19 Oct 2017
DRM Leasing Support To Land For Linux 4.1519 Oct 2017
Libinput 1.9 Released With Input Improvements, Requires Meson19 Oct 2017
X.Org Server 1.19.5 Released To Fix Another Handful Of Security Vulnerabilities12 Oct 2017
X.Org Server 1.19.4 Released04 Oct 2017

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