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AMD
AMD Zen Temperature Monitoring On Linux Is Working With Hwmon-Next19 Sep 2017
AGESA 1.0.0.6b Might Fix The Ryzen Linux Performance Marginality Problem13 Sep 2017
AMDGPU DC Display Code Tacks On Another 28 Patches11 Sep 2017
Lenovo Announces New ThinkPads With AMD APUs07 Sep 2017
AMD Secure Processor Support In Linux 4.1406 Sep 2017
More Benchmarks Of AMD's Threadripper With LLVM Clang 6.0 SVN05 Sep 2017
It Doesn't Look Like A Ryzen/EPYC Thermal Driver Will Make It For Linux 4.1401 Sep 2017
77 More Patches For AMDGPU's DC Display Stack31 Aug 2017
Updated AMD Zen Scheduler Model Lands For LLVM 6.031 Aug 2017
AMD Rolls Out The Threadripper 1900X: 16 Thread, 4.0GHz Boost31 Aug 2017

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850 Articles
BSD
HAMMER2 Now Available From DragonFlyBSD Installer12 Sep 2017
FreeBSD Has A New ZFS Boot Management Tool & Library09 Sep 2017
FreeBSD Developers Tackle AMD Zen/Ryzen Temperature Monitoring Before Linux07 Sep 2017
Trying Out AMD's Ryzen Threadripper On TrueOS, DragonFlyBSD31 Aug 2017
HAMMER2 File-System Continues To Stabilize For DragonFlyBSD29 Aug 2017
pfSense 2.4 Release Candidate Now Available22 Aug 2017
Next DragonFlyBSD Release Will Offer Experimental HAMMER221 Aug 2017
FreeBSD 10.4 Enters Beta, Release Slated For October19 Aug 2017
HAMMER2 File-System Looks Like Its Getting Closer To Being Usable On DragonFlyBSD18 Aug 2017
DragonFlyBSD Finalizes Its Ryzen Workaround12 Aug 2017

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451 Articles
Compiler
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
NVIDIA & Co Continue Working On LLVM Fortran "Flang" Compiler29 Aug 2017
Intel Haswell Scheduler Updated In LLVM28 Aug 2017
ARC Backend Merged In LLVM24 Aug 2017
LLVM's Clang C/C++ Compiler Is Still Having Problems With ~5% Of Debian Packages23 Aug 2017
RISC-V Support Continues Advancing For LLVM21 Aug 2017

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880 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 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
Debian Installer Stretch Hits Its Final RC13 Jun 2017

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225 Articles
Desktop
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
xfce4-panel 4.13.1 Released, Another Step Towards The Eventual Xfce 4.1414 Aug 2017
Enlightenment EFL 1.20 Released05 Aug 2017
Debian's Archive Is Up To 94% For Reproducible Builds23 Jul 2017
Xfce's Exo 0.11.4 Completes GTK3 Port12 Jul 2017
MATE Developers Are Considering Mir-Over-Wayland27 Jun 2017
Xfce Settings 4.13.1 Released19 Jun 2017

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277 Articles
Fedora
Fedora 27 Beta Hit By A Second Delay21 Sep 2017
Fedora Launches The "Red Team" For Dealing With Cybersecurity18 Sep 2017
Fedora 27 Beta Delayed14 Sep 2017
Is Fedora's KDE Spin Too Bloated?09 Sep 2017
Fedora 27 Enters Its Beta Freeze06 Sep 2017
Fedora's Yum Could Soon See Retirement02 Sep 2017
Fedora 28 Is Aiming To Be Released By Mid-May28 Aug 2017
A Number Of Fedora 27 Features Get Pushed Back To Fedora 2811 Aug 2017
Fedora Will Soon Decide The Fate Of Its i686 Kernel08 Aug 2017
It Will Still Take Fedora A Few More Releases To Switch Off Python 229 Jul 2017

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713 Articles
Free Software
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
Facebook's HHVM To Focus More On Hack, No Longer Focusing On PHP7 Compatibility18 Sep 2017
IBM's Eclipse OpenJ9 Is A Promising Open-Source JVM18 Sep 2017
BlueZ 5.47 Released, Working On Bluetooth 5.0 Support & More14 Sep 2017
FSF To Look At RYF Certification For The POWER9 Talos II10 Sep 2017
Outreachy Begins Soliciting For 2017 Winter Internships08 Sep 2017
PulseAudio 11.0 Released With GNU Hurd Support, Newer Apple AirPlay Hardware05 Sep 2017

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1348 Articles
General
FP64 Support Finally Lands In Mesa Git For Intel Haswell03 Jan 2017

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1 Articles
GNOME
GNOME Joins The Librem 5 Party, Still Needs To Raise One Million More Dollars20 Sep 2017
GNOME 3.26 Released13 Sep 2017
Meson+Ninja Showing Speedy Build Results For Shotwell11 Sep 2017
GTK4's Vulkan Support Continues Maturing11 Sep 2017
WebKitGTK+ 2.18.0 Brings WebDriver Support, Remote Inspector & Kinetic Scrolling11 Sep 2017
GNOME's Mutter Loses Some Of Its X11 Dependence10 Sep 2017
GNOME 3.26 RC2 Released: The Final Step For This Big GNOME Update07 Sep 2017
GNOME Mutter 3.25.92 Adds Built-In Screencast / Remote Desktop Capabilities07 Sep 2017
WebKitGTK+ 2.17.92 Brings Improved Wayland Support04 Sep 2017
GNOME Games Now Supports Controller Reassignment27 Aug 2017

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808 Articles
GNU
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
GnuCOBOL 2.2 Released To Let COBOL Code Live On As C07 Sep 2017
GNU Linux-libre 4.13-gnu Deblobs More Drivers04 Sep 2017
Coreutils 8.28 Released With Many Fixes, Few New Features02 Sep 2017
GnuPG 2.2 Released28 Aug 2017
GCC 7.2 Compiler Released14 Aug 2017

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276 Articles
Google
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
Android 8.0 "Oreo" Launches21 Aug 2017
Chrome 61 Beta Rolls Out With JavaScript Modules, WebUSB Support15 Aug 2017
Chrome/Chromium Turns On Support For OpenType Variable Fonts05 Aug 2017

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304 Articles
Hardware
VIA Graphics & Other Vintage GPUs Still Interest At Least One Developer In 201722 Sep 2017
The State Of The VC4 Driver Stack, Early Work On VC521 Sep 2017
Librem 5 Crosses $400k In Funding After Plasma Mobile Announcement17 Sep 2017
Ryzen & RX Vega Totally Dominated This Summer For Linux Users17 Sep 2017
MIPS Changes Submitted For Linux 4.14: NI 169445, Omega2+, MT7628A Support16 Sep 2017
Librem 5 Smartphone Now Plans To Ship With KDE Plasma14 Sep 2017
New ARM Board Support In Linux 4.14: Raspberry Pi Zero W, Banana Pi & More11 Sep 2017
Jente Hidskes Continues Improving Libratbag's Piper Mouse UI, Promoted To Maintainer09 Sep 2017
Purism's Librem 5 Smartphone Crosses $200k In Funding07 Sep 2017
Sound Updates Ready To Be Heard On Linux 4.1406 Sep 2017

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1148 Articles
Intel
Intel Prepping Support For Huge GTT Pages23 Sep 2017
Intel's Linux Driver & Mesa Have Hit Amazing Milestones This Year21 Sep 2017
Beignet OpenCL Now Supports LLVM 5.021 Sep 2017
Intel Preps Their First Batch Of Graphics Changes For Linux 4.1521 Sep 2017
Intel Unleashes Clear Containers 3.0, Written In Go21 Sep 2017
Intel ANV Lands New Vulkan 1.0.61 Extensions, Android Prep Support18 Sep 2017
Clear Linux & Their Love For FMV + dl_platform/dl_hwcap In The Name Of Performance15 Sep 2017
VK_EXT_debug_report Lands For Intel's Vulkan Driver12 Sep 2017
New Intel DRM Code For Testing, Material For Linux 4.1507 Sep 2017
Intel Cache Quality Monitoring Gets Rewritten For Linux 4.1406 Sep 2017

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1202 Articles
KDE
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
KGraphViewer Brought To KDE Frameworks 5, Qt 512 Sep 2017
digiKam 5.7 Released With Print Creator & Email Sending Support12 Sep 2017
KDE System Settings UI Is Still Getting Overhauled06 Sep 2017
KDE's Leaner Experience On openSUSE Tumbleweed vs. Ubuntu 17.0401 Sep 2017
KDE Had Another Successful Year With Google Summer of Code27 Aug 2017
Sticklyst Shows How KDE Frameworks Can Be Used On The Web26 Aug 2017
QupZilla Web Browser Becomes KDE Falkon25 Aug 2017
KDE Applications 17.08 Released, More Apps Ported To KF517 Aug 2017

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687 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
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
EA's Frostbite Engine Has Been Internally Up And Running On Linux07 Sep 2017
SDL 2.0.6 Gearing Up For Release With Many Changes05 Sep 2017
XCOM 2: War of the Chosen Debuts For Linux31 Aug 2017
Initial Vulkan SDL Integration Lands28 Aug 2017
RadeonSI Gets Performance Boost For Dawn of War III22 Aug 2017
Piper Continues To Be Tweaked For Configuring Your Gaming Mouse On Linux20 Aug 2017
SDL 2.0.6 Appears To Be Getting Closer To Release19 Aug 2017

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1426 Articles
Linux Kernel
Heterogeneous Memory Management Made It For Linux 4.1422 Sep 2017
A Set Of BFQ Improvements Ready For Testing22 Sep 2017
A New DRM Driver Is Coming For Linux 4.1520 Sep 2017
Early Linux 4.14 Kernel Benchmarks Are Looking Promising19 Sep 2017
Linux 4.14-rc1 Released A Day Early16 Sep 2017
Linux 4.14 Gets A Driver For PWM-Controlled Vibrators16 Sep 2017
The DRM Changes For The Linux 4.14 Kernel16 Sep 2017
Linux 4.14 Dropping In-Tree Firmware16 Sep 2017
FBDEV Is Still Seeing Improvements With Linux 4.1415 Sep 2017
RISC-V Eyeing Mainline In Time For The Linux 4.15 Kernel12 Sep 2017

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1706 Articles
Linux Storage
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
ZFS On Linux Adds Encryption Support14 Aug 2017

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249 Articles
Mesa
Mesa 17.1.10 Is Being Prepped As The Final 17.1 Update21 Sep 2017
Mesa Sees An Initial Meson Build System Port20 Sep 2017
RadeonSI OoO Rasterization Lands In Mesa 17.3 For RX Vega & VI GPUs18 Sep 2017
Mesa 17.2.1 Released With Restored RADV Vulkan RX Vega Support17 Sep 2017
Mesa 17.2.1 Being Prepped For Release Next Week15 Sep 2017
Mesa GL Threading Gets Flipped On For More Linux Games14 Sep 2017
RadeonSI/AMDGPU Switches Over To New Command Submission API11 Sep 2017
Mesa 17.1.9 Released For Those Not Yet On Mesa 17.209 Sep 2017
BCMV Driver Begins Development: Vulkan Driver For Broadcom VC505 Sep 2017
Mesa 17.2 Officially Released04 Sep 2017

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1243 Articles
Microsoft
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
Microsoft .NET Core 2.0 Preview Brings Better Linux Support11 May 2017
Microsoft Announces Git Virtual File-System (GVFS)03 Feb 2017
Microsoft Open-Sources DirectX Shader Compiler23 Jan 2017

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125 Articles
Mozilla
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
Mozilla Thunderbird 52 Released05 Apr 2017

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248 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
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
Nouveau NVC0 Enables ARB_post_depth_coverage03 Jun 2017

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363 Articles
NVIDIA
NVIDIA 384.90 Linux Driver Brings Fixes, Quadro P5200 Support21 Sep 2017
NVIDIA Continues Prepping The Linux Desktop Stack For HDR Display Support21 Sep 2017
NVIDIA Offers Update On Their Proposed Unix Device Memory Allocation Library20 Sep 2017
NVIDIA Legacy Linux Drivers Updated With Newer Kernel Support20 Sep 2017
NVIDIA 381.26.17 Adds Vulkan 1.0.61 Support15 Sep 2017
NVIDIA Rolls Out Jetson TX1 Developer Board SE At $199 USD26 Aug 2017
NVIDIA 384.69 Linux Driver Released With A Few Fixes22 Aug 2017
NVIDIA Working On A New OpenGL Memory Usage Extension17 Aug 2017
NVIDIA Releases Vulkan 381.26.13 Beta Linux Driver16 Aug 2017
NVIDIA 384.59 Driver Is Playing Fine With Linux 4.1309 Aug 2017

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646 Articles
Operating Systems
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
Squeezing More Juice Out Of Gentoo With Graphite, LTO Optimizations11 Sep 2017
System76 Moves Ahead With Writing Their Own OS Installer09 Sep 2017
Elivepatch Aims To Make Live Kernel Patching Easier On Gentoo08 Sep 2017
Manjaro Linux To Drop 32-bit Support03 Sep 2017
ReactOS 0.4.6 Fixes Dual Boot Issues, NFS Driver Added02 Sep 2017
Genode 17.08 Now Supports Broadwell Graphics, Xen DomU Support30 Aug 2017
BeOS-Inspired Haiku OS Had A Successful GSoC 2017: Swift, Btrfs, Preferences GUI30 Aug 2017

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539 Articles
Oracle
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
Java JDK 9 Sees Its First Release Candidate09 Aug 2017

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176 Articles
Phoronix
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
Ryzen, Linux 4.12 & Polaris Evolved Were Exciting This Month31 May 2017

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563 Articles
Phoronix Test Suite
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
OpenBenchmarking.org Hits 24 Million Test/Suite Downloads02 Jun 2017
Test Profiles For The Phoronix Test Suite Now Available Via GitHub30 May 2017

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114 Articles
Premium
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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 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
A Binary Snapshot Of Qt 5.10 To Begin Testing This Next Toolkit Update11 Aug 2017
Qt 5.10 Will Be Going Into Feature Freeze Soon01 Aug 2017
Qt QML Is Better Than HTML5 For User Interfaces?28 Jul 2017
Qt Creator 4.4 Enters Beta20 Jul 2017
Qt Now Supports WebGL Streaming For Qt5 Apps On The Web07 Jul 2017

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289 Articles
Radeon
AMDGPU Increasing Fragment Size For Performance19 Sep 2017
R600 Gallium3D To End Code Sharing With RadeonSI Driver14 Sep 2017
A Fresh Kernel Spin For Those Wanting To Use RX Vega On Linux Or AMDGPU DC13 Sep 2017
Better Hang Detection For The RADV Vulkan Driver12 Sep 2017
Out-of-Order Rasterization On RadeonSI Will Bring Better Performance In Some Games09 Sep 2017
Early Work Bringing VCE1 Video Encode To AMDGPU DRM08 Sep 2017
xf86-video-amdgpu 1.4.0 / xf86-video-ati 7.10.0 Released08 Sep 2017
RadeonSI Lands Primitive Binning Support For Vega05 Sep 2017
RADV Driver Enables Command Buffer Chaining, Boosts Dota 2 Performance04 Sep 2017
Work-In-Progress Porting Of GCN 1.0/1.1 UVD To AMDGPU DRM Driver03 Sep 2017

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638 Articles
Red Hat
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
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4 Enters Public Beta23 May 2017
Red Hat Is Hiring Another Developer For Open-Source Graphics / GPU Compute25 Apr 2017
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.9 Released21 Mar 2017

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152 Articles
Standards
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
C++20 Feature Talk Heats Up At Latest C++ ISO Meeting16 Jul 2017
Codeplay & Google Release Tool To Compile OpenCL C To Vulkan14 Jul 2017
OpenGL/Vulkan SIGGRAPH Event Set For 2 August11 Jul 2017
Khronos Publishes Finalized glTF 2.0 Specification For Portable 3D Assets05 Jun 2017
IWOCL 2017 OpenCL Wraps Up, OpenCL-V For Vulkan Makes Waves21 May 2017

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162 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 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
Lennart's Look At Systemd This Year, What's Going To Happen In 201702 Oct 2016

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122 Articles
Ubuntu
Mir 1.0 Still Planned For Ubuntu 17.10, Wayland Support Focus19 Sep 2017
Mir Now Has Initial Support For Wayland Clients18 Sep 2017
Ubuntu 17.10 "Artful Aardvark" Beta Released31 Aug 2017
Ubuntu 17.10 Enters The Feature Freeze26 Aug 2017
Ubuntu 17.10 Continues Refining Its GNOME Shell Theme25 Aug 2017
Ubuntu Dock Now Present By Default In Ubuntu 17.10's GNOME Session18 Aug 2017
Mir 1.0 Appears Close, But No Wayland Client Support Yet Nor Vulkan12 Aug 2017
Mir Relicensed To GPLv2 Or GPLv309 Aug 2017
Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS Released, Updates The Hardware Enablement Stack03 Aug 2017
It Looks Like Canonical Is Still Committed To Wayland On Ubuntu 17.1003 Aug 2017

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1079 Articles
Valve
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
Valve Puts The Steam Link & Steam Controller Back Up For Summer Sale22 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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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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Vulkan
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
Intel Preparing Sub-Group Support For Their ANV Vulkan Driver05 Sep 2017
Vulkan 1.0.60 Brings A Few New Extensions04 Sep 2017
Intel Vulkan & OpenGL Kabylake Benchmarks With Linux 4.13, Mesa 17.3-dev31 Aug 2017
Vulkan-CPU Is Off To A Good Start Thanks To GSoC 201729 Aug 2017
VkMark Makes It Easy To Run Small Vulkan Test Cases21 Aug 2017

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Wayland
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
Wayland Protocols v1.9 Released11 Jul 2017
OpenGL Hardware Acceleration Support For Weston's RDP Backend06 Jul 2017

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WINE
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
Wine 2.15 Adds Support for AES Encryption20 Aug 2017
Wine-Staging 2.14 Adds User Account Control, Heap Manager Performance Boost09 Aug 2017
Wine 2.14 Released03 Aug 2017
Wine-Staging 2.13 Adds More Direct3D 11 Bits25 Jul 2017
Wine 2.13 Released: Unicode 10.0, Better Mouse Cursors21 Jul 2017

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X.Org
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
Valve Is Collaborating On GPUVis For Tuning Radeon Linux VR Performance21 Sep 2017
XDC2017 Kicks Off With X.Org, Wayland & Graphics Talks20 Sep 2017
Today Marks 30 Years Since The Release Of X1115 Sep 2017
Cairo Adds Support For OpenGL ES 3.014 Sep 2017
VA-API Gets Extended With Flexible Encoding Infrastructure02 Sep 2017
Cairo 1.15.8 Released With Support For Colored Emoji29 Aug 2017
XDC2017 To Feature Update On New Memory Allocation API, HDR, GPGPU, GLVND21 Aug 2017

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