Phoronix News Archive

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AMD
ZenStates Allows Adjusting Zen P-States, Other Tweaking Under Linux21 Oct 2017
More AMDGPU Changes Queue For Linux 4.1519 Oct 2017
Radeon GPU Profiler 1.03 Released18 Oct 2017
AMDKFD Preps More Carrizo/Kaveri Code For Linux 4.15 While dGPU Lags18 Oct 2017
AMD Releases AMDGPU-PRO Beta Driver For Mining / Compute Customers17 Oct 2017
Linux 4.14 Ensures The "Core Performance Boost" Bit Gets Set For AMD Ryzen CPUs17 Oct 2017
HP Rolls Out The First "Raven Ridge" Zen+Vega APU Notebook16 Oct 2017
More AMD Zen Tuning Patches Posted For GCC11 Oct 2017
More AMD EPYC Processors Arrive For Linux Performance Testing10 Oct 2017
Mining Ethereum With AMD Threadrippers Paired With Four RX Vega 64 GPUs09 Oct 2017

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865 Articles
BSD
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
OpenBSD 6.2 Released With Hardware Support Improvements, Updated Packages09 Oct 2017
OpenBSD 6.2 Is Planned For Release Next Week With New Features08 Oct 2017
LibertyBSD 6.1 Released As A "Deblobbed" Version Of OpenBSD05 Oct 2017
FreeBSD 10.4 Released With Full Support For eMMC Storage03 Oct 2017
FreeBSD Picks Up Support For ZFS ZCP: Carry Out Admin Tasks Via Lua Scripts02 Oct 2017
DragonFlyBSD 5.0 Branched As The Next Release30 Sep 2017
KDE Plasma 5 Is Almost Ready For FreeBSD Ports27 Sep 2017
OpenSSH 7.6 Is Ready For Testing & Finishes Gutting SSHv125 Sep 2017

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462 Articles
Compiler
Intel Begins Landing GFNI Support In GCC 820 Oct 2017
Intel Begins Working On "Knights Mill" Support For LLVM/Clang13 Oct 2017
Rust 1.21 Released With Minor Updates12 Oct 2017
PyPy 5.9 Released With Faster JSON Parser, Greater Compatibility05 Oct 2017
Support For Myriad ma2x8x CPUs Added To LLVM03 Oct 2017
Clang-Refactor Tool Lands In Clang Codebase19 Sep 2017
Apple Will Talk About Its GPU Compiler & More At LLVM 2017 Meeting12 Sep 2017
LLVM Clang Begins Working On CUDA 9.0 Support09 Sep 2017
LLVM 5.0 Released With C++17 Support, Ryzen Scheduler, AMDGPU Vega & Much More07 Sep 2017
LLVM 5.0 Release Should Be Imminent30 Aug 2017

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885 Articles
Coreboot
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
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Now Supported By Coreboot01 May 2017

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145 Articles
Debian
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
Debian 9.1 Released Along With Debian 8.922 Jul 2017
Debian GNU/Hurd 2017 Released, Supports More Than 3GiB Of Memory18 Jun 2017
Debian 9.0 "Stretch" Hits The Web18 Jun 2017

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226 Articles
Desktop
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
FreeType Improvements For The Adobe Engine25 Sep 2017
Enlightenment 22 Alpha Strikes With Better Wayland Support, Meson Build System13 Sep 2017
OpenShot 2.4 Brings Better Stability To This Open-Source Video Editor07 Sep 2017
Linux Browser Marketshare Strikes Above 3%01 Sep 2017
GIMP 2.9.6 Released With GEGL Multi-Threading & Better HiDPI Support24 Aug 2017

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283 Articles
Fedora
Fedora 27 Making It Easy To Deploy Free RHEL7 VMs20 Oct 2017
A Look At The New Features For Fedora 2718 Oct 2017
Fedora 27 Now Under Its Final Freeze17 Oct 2017
Fedora Linux Can Finally Offer AAC Audio Codec Support12 Oct 2017
Fedora 27 Beta Released03 Oct 2017
The New Features Of Fedora 2703 Oct 2017
Fedora 27 Beta Will Be Released Next Week30 Sep 2017
Fedora 28 Looking At Annobin For Binary Watermarking / Implanting Extra Information27 Sep 2017
Fedora 27 Beta Hit By A Second Delay21 Sep 2017
Fedora Launches The "Red Team" For Dealing With Cybersecurity18 Sep 2017

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721 Articles
Free Software
D-Bus 1.12 Is Being Worked On As The Next IPC Bus Update21 Oct 2017
D-Bus Broker Updated To Version 510 Oct 2017
Borg Backup 1.1 Released08 Oct 2017
New Blender 2.8 Design Document Published07 Oct 2017
PostgreSQL 10.0 Officially Released05 Oct 2017
HHVM 3.22 Brings More Performance Improvements, Bug Fixes26 Sep 2017
Game Engine Powered Arcan Display Server With Durden Desktop Updated22 Sep 2017
Java JDK 9 Finally Reaches General Availability22 Sep 2017
PostgreSQL 10 Release Candidate 1 Arrives21 Sep 2017
SCons 3.0 Released19 Sep 2017

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1354 Articles
General
FP64 Support Finally Lands In Mesa Git For Intel Haswell03 Jan 2017

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1 Articles
GNOME
GNOME 3.27.1 Released21 Oct 2017
GTK+ 3.92 Released With Many Improvements & New Features18 Oct 2017
GNOME Mutter 3.27.1 Brings Hybrid GPU Support17 Oct 2017
Epiphany 3.28 Development Kicks Off With Safe Browsing, Better Flatpak Handling16 Oct 2017
There's One Week Left To Apply For Outreachy Round 1515 Oct 2017
GNOME 3.28 Expected To Ship On Pi Day12 Oct 2017
GNOME 3.26.1 Officially Released With Various Updates05 Oct 2017
GNOME Shell 3.26.1 Fixes Headless Mode04 Oct 2017
Better Half-Tiling Support Lands For Mutter 3.26.1 & GTK304 Oct 2017
Matthias Clasen Continues Hacking On GTK4's Vulkan Support30 Sep 2017

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818 Articles
GNU
GCC 5.5 Released, That's It For GCC510 Oct 2017
The State Of GNU's GDB Conversion To C++09 Oct 2017
SUSE Developer Working On AMD Zen Tuning For GCC05 Oct 2017
GNU Tools Cauldron 2017 Videos Posted04 Oct 2017
Revised D Language Front-End For GCC Submitted02 Oct 2017
GCC 5.5 Will Come Before Killing Off GCC517 Sep 2017
GCC Finishing Up C++17 Adjustments, Preparing For C++2A15 Sep 2017
GCC 8 Might Pursue Better, More Modern Default Options12 Sep 2017
Emacs 25.3 Released To Fix A Security Vulnerability Of Malicious Lisp Scripts11 Sep 2017
GNU Tools Cauldron 2017 Kicks Off Tomorrow07 Sep 2017

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281 Articles
Google
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
Android NDK r16: Developers Should Start Using LLVM's libc++ With GCC On The Way Out06 Sep 2017
Chrome 61 Brings WebUSB, JavaScript Modules & More05 Sep 2017
Go 1.9 Adds Type Aliases, Parallel Compilation25 Aug 2017
Google Rolls Out Chrome Enterprise: Chrome OS For Work22 Aug 2017

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307 Articles
Hardware
Mining Monero On The CPU & Ethereum On The GPU21 Oct 2017
Purism Now Shipping Their Laptops With Intel ME Disabled19 Oct 2017
Samsung DeX: Convergence & Traditional Linux Distributions On Galaxy Smartphones19 Oct 2017
TERES-I DIY ARM 64-Bit Linux Laptop Released For 240 EUR16 Oct 2017
Librem 5 Smartphone Hits Its $1.5 Million Dollar Goal09 Oct 2017
Fwupd 1.0.0 Released To Advance Linux Firmware Updating09 Oct 2017
SLIMbus Framework Revised For The Linux Kernel07 Oct 2017
Linaro & Co Are Working On An ARM 24-Core Desktop / Developer Box06 Oct 2017
More AMDGPU DC + RadeonSI/RADV vs. NVIDIA Linux OpenGL+Vulkan Benchmarks05 Oct 2017
Purism Continues To Explore i.MX6/i.MX8 For The Librem 5 Phone04 Oct 2017

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1161 Articles
Intel
Control-Flow Enforcement Technology Begins To Land In GCC 820 Oct 2017
Intel Continues Landing New i915 DRM Features For Linux 4.1520 Oct 2017
Intel OpenGL Shader Cache Revised Once More19 Oct 2017
Intel Is Prepping A Final Batch Of Feature Changes For Linux 4.15 DRM13 Oct 2017
Linux 4.15 Will Finally Graduate Intel "Coffee Lake" Graphics Out Of Alpha Support11 Oct 2017
Running OpenCL With Intel UHD Graphics On Coffeelake Under Ubuntu Linux06 Oct 2017
Cannonlake-Powered Chromebook "Zoombini" Added To Coreboot30 Sep 2017
Intel Has More Graphics Feature Code To Test For Linux 4.1529 Sep 2017
Linux 4.14 Kernel Benchmarks With The Intel Core i9 7980XE27 Sep 2017
Intel Announces Early 8th Gen Core Processors, Coffee Lake24 Sep 2017

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1213 Articles
KDE
KDE Frameworks 5.39 Brings KWayland, Kirigami Updates16 Oct 2017
KDE Celebrates Its 21st Birthday14 Oct 2017
KDE Plasma 5.12 Pushing For "An Awesome Release On Wayland"11 Oct 2017
KDE Plasma 5.11 Officially Released With Vault, Better Wayland & More10 Oct 2017
KDE's Amarok Music Player Seeing A Possible KF5/Qt5 Port04 Oct 2017
KDevelop 5.2 Beta Brings New Heap Profiler, Better C++ & PHP Support02 Oct 2017
KDE's KWin Running On Wayland Gets Real-Time Scheduling29 Sep 2017
XFree KWin: Ridding KDE's Wayland Compositor Of X11 Dependencies24 Sep 2017
Progress On KDE Plasma Mobile From Randa 201719 Sep 2017
KDE Plasma 5.11 Rolls Into Beta With New System Settings, Better Wayland Support14 Sep 2017

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695 Articles
LibreOffice
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
LibreOffice Enables "Complex Text Layout" By Default25 Dec 2016
LibreOffice Announces "MUFFIN" User Interface21 Dec 2016
Some GTK3/Wayland/OpenGL Improvements For LibreOffice13 Dec 2016

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90 Articles
Linux Events
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
Linux.Conf.Au 2017 Kicks Off In Tasmania: Kernel Fun, Vulkan, GPU-Accelerated JPEG15 Jan 2017
Linux.Conf.Au 2016 Videos Now Online08 Feb 2016
Chemnitz Linux Days 2016 Is Happening In Just Over One Month07 Feb 2016

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46 Articles
Linux Gaming
The Talos Principle VR Launches With Linux Support17 Oct 2017
Unity 2017.2 Released With WebGL 2.0 Improvements, Better VR/XR Support12 Oct 2017
It's Looking Like More Vulkan Linux Games Could Be Landing Soon10 Oct 2017
Unity 2017.3 Beta Has Vulkan Improvements, Initial Wayland Support30 Sep 2017
New Unreal Engine 4.18 Update Has Linux & Vulkan Fixes28 Sep 2017
Spring RTS 104.0 Game Engine Brings Increased Performance, Better Stability26 Sep 2017
SDL 2.0.6 Released With Vulkan Helpers, DRM/KMS Driver23 Sep 2017
Unreal Engine 4.18 Preview 1 Is Ready For Game Developers21 Sep 2017
CryENGINE 5.4 Now Available With Vulkan Beta Support21 Sep 2017
Banshee Engine Planning For Linux Support In Q418 Sep 2017

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1432 Articles
Linux Kernel
Watch Out Upgrading To Linux 4.14 If You Use AppArmor18 Oct 2017
Linux Kernel Gets An "Enforcement Statement" To Deal With Copyright Trolls16 Oct 2017
Linux 4.14-rc5 Released15 Oct 2017
Linux 4.15 Is Shaping Up To be An Exciting Kernel, Especially For AMD Users15 Oct 2017
Etnaviv Landing Performance Counters For Linux 4.1513 Oct 2017
Raspberry Pi 7" Touch Panel, SiI9234 To Be Supported By Linux 4.1512 Oct 2017
A ZSTD-Compressed Linux Kernel Could Be Up Next11 Oct 2017
Linux 4.14-rc4 Arrives With This LTS Cycle Still Being Very Busy09 Oct 2017
Facebook Developers Working On FSPERF For Better Linux File-System/Block Testing07 Oct 2017
Thunderbolt Networking Support For Linux Still Being Worked On02 Oct 2017

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1721 Articles
Linux Storage
F2FS Tools 1.9 Released With Encryption & More15 Oct 2017
F2FS In Linux 4.14 Gets Better Tuning For Android13 Sep 2017
BFQ Gets Another Notable Responsiveness Fix13 Sep 2017
Btrfs Gets Fixes & Prep Work In Linux 4.1409 Sep 2017
BFQ & CFQ Improvements Land In Linux 4.1408 Sep 2017
Reiser4 Is Now Ready For Linux 4.1307 Sep 2017
WinBtrfs 1.0 Released For Supporting Btrfs On Windows05 Sep 2017
EXT4 Has Scalability Improvements For Linux 4.1405 Sep 2017
XFS Prepares Many Fixes For Linux 4.1404 Sep 2017
Btrfs Zstd Support Coming To Linux 4.1401 Sep 2017

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250 Articles
Mesa
Intel Wires In EGL Context Priority Support For Their Mesa Driver20 Oct 2017
Occlusion Queries Land In Etnaviv For Mesa 17.320 Oct 2017
Many Vega Improvements & Other Fixes Land In Mesa For RADV Vulkan Driver20 Oct 2017
Mesa 17.2.3 Offers Vulkan Fixes, Gallium3D Updates19 Oct 2017
Etnaviv Gallium3D Is Almost To OpenGL 2.0 Compliance17 Oct 2017
Meson-ized Mesa Now Supports More Drivers17 Oct 2017
Mesa 17.3 Will Be Branching Soon For Releasing In Mid-November12 Oct 2017
Initial Gallium3D VC5 Driver Merged Into Mesa10 Oct 2017
Mesa Is Up To About 8,000 Commits This Year, 2.2 Million Lines10 Oct 2017
MESA_tile_raster_order Added To The OpenGL Registry10 Oct 2017

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1262 Articles
Microsoft
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
Optimizations For Microsoft's Hyper-V In Linux 4.1408 Sep 2017
Microsoft Launches .NET Core 2.0 With Better Linux Support14 Aug 2017
Mono Begins Using WebAssembly With A Look Towards C#/F# The Web09 Aug 2017
Microsoft's Windows Subsystem For Linux Exits Beta29 Jul 2017
Paragon Adds Write Support To Its ReFS Linux Driver30 May 2017
Mono 5.0 Rolls Out With Roslyn C# Compiler, Concurrent Garbage Collection20 May 2017
Fedora's FESCo Is Okay With Fedora 26 In The Windows Store13 May 2017

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128 Articles
Mozilla
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
Firefox 55 Beta Prepping Numerous Changes16 Jun 2017
Mozilla Firefox 54 Now Available13 Jun 2017
Mozilla's Servo Still Striving For WebGL Support19 May 2017
Mozilla Firefox 53.0 Released, Drops Old Linux CPU Support19 Apr 2017

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249 Articles
Multimedia
Pitivi 1.0 Release Candidate Arrives22 Sep 2017
MPV Player 0.27 Brings Rendering Refactoring, OpenGL Improvements13 Sep 2017
Blender 2.79 Now Available With Much Faster Radeon OpenCL12 Sep 2017
VLC Has Begun Working On Some 3D Video Playback Support10 Sep 2017
FFmpeg's VP9 Decoder Is Much Faster Thanks To GSoC 201708 Sep 2017
New Media Drivers Ready For The Linux 4.14 Kernel07 Sep 2017
FFmpeg Has Seen Some AVX2 Optimizations For VP9 Decoding27 Aug 2017
Kodi's Wayland Support Was Successfully Revived With GSoC 201714 Aug 2017
MythTV 29 Released31 Jul 2017
MPV 0.26 Media Player Released18 Jul 2017

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256 Articles
Nouveau
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
Nouveau Thermal Monitoring Support For GeForce GTX 900 Series04 Jul 2017
GSoC Work On Nouveau Instruction Scheduling Advances19 Jun 2017

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364 Articles
NVIDIA
NVIDIA TX2 / Tegra186 Display Support Isn't Ready For Linux 4.1521 Oct 2017
NVIDIA Releases Linux Graphics Debugger 2.211 Oct 2017
A Reverse-Engineered Tegra Video Decode Driver Steps Closer To Mainline11 Oct 2017
NVIDIA 387.12 Linux Beta Driver Has Vulkan Updates, Various Fixes03 Oct 2017
NVIDIA Open-Sources "NVDLA", Open-Source Hardware Project03 Oct 2017
NVIDIA Talks Up Numba For GPGPU Computing With Python03 Oct 2017
NVIDIA 381.26.20 Vulkan Linux Driver Brings Full-Screen Flipping29 Sep 2017
NVIDIA Officially Launches CUDA 9.026 Sep 2017
NVIDIA Making Progress On Server-Side GLVND: Different Drivers For Different X Screens23 Sep 2017
NVIDIA 384.90 Linux Driver Brings Fixes, Quadro P5200 Support21 Sep 2017

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654 Articles
Operating Systems
Haiku OS Is Still Chugging Along To Get Its First Official Release Out14 Oct 2017
OpenWRT-Based LEDE 17.01.3 Released04 Oct 2017
NixOS 17.09 Released With GNOME 3.24, Various Low-Level Improvements02 Oct 2017
System76 Puts Pop!_OS Into Beta28 Sep 2017
Knoppix 8.1 Now Available For A Retro Linux Experience In 201727 Sep 2017
macOS' APFS File-System Performing Much Better Than The Dated HFS+26 Sep 2017
Haiku OS Is Gearing Up For Its Long-Awaited Beta Release25 Sep 2017
Redox OS 0.3.3 Released, Lowers RAM Usage20 Sep 2017
Linux Mint Continues Working On HiDPI Improvements18 Sep 2017
Replicant 6.0 Free Software Android Updated To Support 12 Devices17 Sep 2017

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546 Articles
Oracle
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
Java EE Is Now Available Via GitHub06 Sep 2017
Oracle Layoffs Hit Longtime Solaris Developers Hard02 Sep 2017
The Sounds Of More Oracle Layoffs, SPARC Execution Could Be Near31 Aug 2017
Oracle Is Looking To Offload Java EE To A New Steward18 Aug 2017

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177 Articles
Phoronix
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
Phoronix Test Suite 7.2.0 Officially Released08 Jun 2017
Phoronix Turns 13, Phoronix Test Suite Is Now 9: Happy Birthday05 Jun 2017

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564 Articles
Phoronix Test Suite
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
RFC: Seamless OpenBenchmarking.org Comparisons For The Phoronix Test Suite16 Aug 2017
OpenBenchmarking.org Crosses 25,000,000 Test/Suite Benchmark Downloads02 Aug 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.4 M1 Brings Progressive Result Comparisons, Performance Tips31 Jul 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.2.1 Now Available For Open-Source Benchmarking30 Jun 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.2 M4 Released, Test Suites Now Also Available Via Git03 Jun 2017

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116 Articles
Premium
Just A Few Days Left To The Phoronix Fest Deal11 Oct 2017
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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
Writing Linux / Open-Source News & Benchmarking 365 Days Per Year02 Apr 2016
Raspberry Pi 3, Linux 4.6 & AMDGPU Were Popular Among Our 300+ Articles This Month31 Mar 2016

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Proprietary Software
Adobe Is Finally Ending Flash Support... In 202025 Jul 2017
Apple Unveils "Metal 2" Graphics API, Better Performance & Capabilities For VR05 Jun 2017
Opera 43 Lands With "Instant Page Loading"07 Feb 2017
Lightworks 14 Steps Closer To Release, UI Updates & More15 Dec 2016
WSL-Distribution-Switcher Swaps Out Ubuntu For Other Distros On Windows20 Nov 2016
Adobe Rolls Out Flash Player 24 Beta For Linux31 Oct 2016
Opera 41 Browser Brings Performance Improvements25 Oct 2016
KernelCare Is Another Alternative To Canonical's Ubuntu Live Kernel Patching21 Oct 2016
Opera 40 Released With Built-In VPN Support, Chromecast20 Sep 2016
Adobe Returns To Updating NPAPI/Linux Flash Player05 Sep 2016

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122 Articles
Qt
Qt Creator 4.5 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
Qt 5.9.2 Released With Bug Fixes05 Oct 2017
A New Project To Let You Run Qt Apps With GTK+ Windowing System Integration24 Sep 2017
Qt 5.10 Alpha Now Available13 Sep 2017
Qbs 1.9 Released, Still Advancing To Be The Qt6 Build System05 Sep 2017
Qt Creator 4.4 Released With New Inline Warning/Errors, CMake Improvements05 Sep 2017
SDDM 0.15 Qt Display Manager Adds Elogind Support, Themed Default Cursor31 Aug 2017
Qt Creator 4.4 Advances To Release Candidate Stage17 Aug 2017

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294 Articles
Radeon
Valve Developer Lands VK_EXT_global_priority For RADV Vulkan Driver21 Oct 2017
AMD Developers Begin Making Open-Source FreeSync/AdaptiveSync Plans17 Oct 2017
A New Debian/Ubuntu Kernel Build With The Latest AMDGPU DC Patches15 Oct 2017
More Pre-4.15 AMDGPU DC Patches To Test Out This Weekend14 Oct 2017
Another Minor Performance Optimization For RADV12 Oct 2017
More Than 100 More AMDGPU DC Patches Line Up Ahead Of Linux 4.1511 Oct 2017
AMD Packs In More AMDGPU Features For Linux 4.1509 Oct 2017
Testing Primitive Binning With Vega 10 On RadeonSI08 Oct 2017
A New Ubuntu Kernel Build With The Very Latest AMDGPU DC Patches For 4.1507 Oct 2017
AMDGPU's DC Gets More Cleanups Ahead Of Linux 4.1506 Oct 2017

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654 Articles
Red Hat
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
Red Hat Appears To Be Abandoning Their Btrfs Hopes01 Aug 2017
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4 Released01 Aug 2017

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155 Articles
Standards
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
The S3TC Patent Finally Expires Next Week - S3 Texture Compression29 Sep 2017
Linux Impacted By Information Leak & Remote Code Execution Via Bluetooth12 Sep 2017
IPv10 Draft Specification Published07 Sep 2017
C++17 Formally Approved, Just Waiting On ISO Publication07 Sep 2017
Tune Into Khronos' SIGGRAPH 2017 Sessions About Vulkan, OpenGL 4.602 Aug 2017
Vulkan 1.0.55 Released With Various Fixes/Clarifications17 Jul 2017

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167 Articles
SUSE
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
openSUSE Leap 42.3 Hitting Release Candidate Stage06 Jun 2017
openSUSE Tumbleweed Switches Over To GCC 701 Jun 2017
openSUSE Announces The Kubic Project For Designing Next-Gen Container OS29 May 2017

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185 Articles
systemd
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
Systemd 232 Adds ProtectKernelModules, RemoveIPC, Other New Options03 Nov 2016
Systemd Now Supports The RISC-V CPU Architecture07 Oct 2016

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123 Articles
Ubuntu
Ubuntu Developer Gets Mir Running On Fedora21 Oct 2017
Ubuntu 17.10 ISOs Officially Released19 Oct 2017
It's Been Five Years That Ubuntu Has Tried To Improve For Linux Gaming14 Oct 2017
Mir 0.28 Arrives As A Late Addition To Ubuntu 17.1012 Oct 2017
Mir 1.0 Is Pulled Back, Now It's Mir 0.2811 Oct 2017
Mir 1.0 Is Ready For Release10 Oct 2017
Ubuntu 17.10 Final Beta Is Ready For Testing29 Sep 2017
Ubuntu 17.10 Will Drop The 32-bit Desktop ISO27 Sep 2017
Mir 1.0 Still Planned For Ubuntu 17.10, Wayland Support Focus19 Sep 2017
Mir Now Has Initial Support For Wayland Clients18 Sep 2017

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1087 Articles
Valve
Steam Linux Usage Put At 0.6% For September, Contrary To Other Inflated Numbers01 Oct 2017
Keith Packard's Work On Better Supporting VR HMDs Under Linux With X.Org/DRM23 Sep 2017
Steam Should Now Have Lower CPU Usage In The Background, DPI Scaling14 Sep 2017
Steam Linux Usage Shows A Decline For August01 Sep 2017
RadeonSI Gets Memory Objects Support In Mesa Git, Last Bit For SteamVR06 Aug 2017
Leasing Support Revised For X.Org Server / RADV, For SteamVR On Linux02 Aug 2017
Steam Linux Usage Was At 0.74% For July01 Aug 2017
SteamOS 2.121 Adds Flatpak Support25 Jul 2017
RADV Is Almost Ready For SteamVR With Mainline Mesa23 Jul 2017
Steam VR's "Knuckles" Controller Now In Dev Kit Form22 Jun 2017

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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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91 Articles
Virtualization
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
QEMU 2.10 Working On Xen 9pfs Support, MIPS EVA26 Jul 2017
Xen Linux Guests Could Be Faster With Linux 4.1306 Jul 2017
KVM Updates Mailed In For Linux 4.1305 Jul 2017
With Linux 4.12, Clouds/VMs Backed By NVMe Storage Should Be Much Faster17 Jun 2017
VirtualBox DRM/KMS Graphics Driver Being Prepped For Mainline Kernel09 Jun 2017

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298 Articles
Vulkan
Vulkan 1.0.64 Adds In Another AMD-Developed Extension21 Oct 2017
Vulkan 1.0.63 Introduces Global Priority Support14 Oct 2017
RADV Vulkan Driver Gets An On-Disk Shader Cache11 Oct 2017
Vulkan 1.0.62 Adds A New AMD Extension07 Oct 2017
Kazan Continues Making Progress As A CPU-Based Vulkan Implementation25 Sep 2017
Vulkan 1.0.61 Introduces Four New Extensions15 Sep 2017
There Are Now 1,400 Vulkan Projects On GitHub15 Sep 2017
Kazan Begins Working On Vulkan ICD Support, More Functions09 Sep 2017
RADV Vulkan Driver Now Has Working Support For Radeon RX Vega GPUs06 Sep 2017
Vulkan-CPU Is Now Known As Kazan06 Sep 2017

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221 Articles
Wayland
Libinput 1.9 Is Around The Corner With New Features27 Sep 2017
Mir Continues Pushing Ahead With Wayland Client Support26 Sep 2017
Inputfd Still Being Worked On For Direct Input Access Under Wayland23 Aug 2017
Sway Is Taking Flight As A Featureful i3-Compatible Wayland Compositor10 Aug 2017
Wayland 1.14 & Weston 3.0 Released08 Aug 2017
Wayland 1.14 / Weston 3.0 Release Candidates02 Aug 2017
Wayland-Protocols 1.10 Adds XDG-Output31 Jul 2017
Sway 0.14 Supports KDE Server Decorations Protocol, Mouse Button Bindings27 Jul 2017
Wayland 1.14, Weston 3.0 Hit Beta Milestone26 Jul 2017
Wayland 1.14 Alpha & Weston 3.0 Alpha Released12 Jul 2017

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584 Articles
WINE
Wine Staging 2.19 Brings More D3D11 Bits, Extra Fixes21 Oct 2017
Wine 2.0.3 Released With 37 Bug Fixes20 Oct 2017
Wine 2.19 Released With Various Improvements13 Oct 2017
Wine-Staging 2.18 Fixes CEF Issue With Origin / UPlay/Battle.net04 Oct 2017
Wine 2.18 Released With Various Improvements29 Sep 2017
Wine Staging 2.17 Released With More Direct3D 11 Functionality20 Sep 2017
Wine 2.17 Brings DirectWrite & Virtual Memory Improvements, OpenGL 4.615 Sep 2017
Wine-Staging 2.16 Released With More D3D9/D3D11 Bits07 Sep 2017
Wine 2.16 Released01 Sep 2017
Wine-Staging 2.15 Adds More Direct3D 11 Patches, Other Improvements23 Aug 2017

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475 Articles
X.Org
"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
X.Org XDC2018 To Be Hosted In La Coruña, Spain29 Sep 2017
A Recap Of XDC2017: Advancing Wayland, Mesa & Yes The X.Org Server25 Sep 2017
X.Org Server 1.20 Expected Around January With New Features23 Sep 2017
X.Org Foundation Has Become A Khronos Adopter23 Sep 2017
Open-Source OpenCL Adoption Is Sadly An Issue In 201722 Sep 2017

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892 Articles