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The Linux Benchmarking Continues On The Threadripper 2950X & 2990WX15 Aug 2018
Threadripper 2900 Series Temperature Monitoring Sent In For Linux 4.19 Then Backported13 Aug 2018
Linux EDAC Support For AMD's Great Horned Owl10 Aug 2018
Linux Kernel Expectations For AMD Threadripper 209 Aug 2018
Linux Kernel Gets Patch To Support AMD Zen's Performance Monitoring Unit Events06 Aug 2018
A Look At The Linux vs. Windows Power Use For A Ryzen 7 + Radeon RX Vega Desktop25 Jul 2018
AMD AOCC 1.2.1 Compiler Flings Flang Fixes22 Jul 2018
AMDGPU Gets More Features For Linux 4.19 Kernel20 Jul 2018
FreeBSD Kernel Patch Posted For Addressing Ryzen Errata30 Jun 2018
Linux 4.18 Gets AMD Patches For Speculative Store Bypass / Spectre V410 Jun 2018

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946 Articles
FreeBSD 12.0 Alpha Hits The Web14 Aug 2018
OPNsense 18.7 Released For FreeBSD 11 Powered Routers / Firewalls31 Jul 2018
HardenedBSD 11-STABLE v1100056.1 Released23 Jul 2018
NetBSD 8.0 Officially Released With USB3 Support, Security Improvements & UEFI21 Jul 2018
NetBSD 8.0 Ready For Release With Spectre/Meltdown Fix, Initial USB 3.0 Support20 Jul 2018
DragonFly BSD Lead Developer Preaches The Blessing Of SSDs13 Jul 2018
OpenBSD Finally Has The Ability To Auto-Join WiFi Networks12 Jul 2018
FreeNAS 11.2 Beta Rolls Out With FreeBSD Bootloader, Self-Encrypting Drives09 Jul 2018
NetBSD 8.0 RC2 Released With Eager FPU Security Fix, Other Fixes02 Jul 2018
NetBSD Audio Improvements Are On The Way For Better Performance & Less Stuttering01 Jul 2018

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532 Articles
Clear Linux
A Look At The Clear Linux Performance For July 201803 Aug 2018
Fedora Gets An Unofficial Kernel Based On Clear Linux17 Jul 2018
Clear Linux Now Supports Kata Containers10 Jul 2018
Three Things Exciting Clear Linux Developers With GCC 830 Jun 2018
A Look At Some Of The Clear Linux Performance Changes For June 201829 Jun 2018
Clear Linux Working On AVX2-Optimized Qt Toolkit25 Jun 2018
Intel's Clear Linux Moving For A Quick Rollout Of GCC 810 May 2018
Clear Linux Shedding More Light On Their "Magic" Performance Work04 Apr 2018
Clear Linux Is The Latest Distribution Figuring Out What To Do With Python 221 Feb 2018
DNF Package Manager Is Now Available On Clear Linux31 Jan 2018

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42 Articles
The ASUS P8H61-M LX Is The Latest Sandy Bridge Era Motherboard With Coreboot04 Aug 2018
Coreboot Git Lands Support For Several More Google Chromebooks24 Jul 2018
Cavium CN81xx SoCs Now Supported By Upstream Coreboot10 Jul 2018
Facebook Watson & Open Cellular Rotundu Get Coreboot Support28 Jun 2018
Another Older ASUS Board Now Works With Coreboot, Can Be Found Refurbished $50~7024 Jun 2018
Coreboot Now Supports Directly Booting To A Linux Kernel FIT Image20 Jun 2018
Coreboot Picks Up Support For Another Eight Year Old Intel Motherboard27 May 2018
Coreboot 4.8 Released With 17 New Motherboards Supported16 May 2018
HP Elitebook 8770w Ported To Coreboot, But Need To Disassemble The Laptop For Flashing13 May 2018
Purism's Librem 15 v2 Laptop Now Supported By Mainline Coreboot11 May 2018

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169 Articles
The State Of Debian Linux On Various Mobile Devices05 Aug 2018
AutoDeb Still Being Worked On For Automatically Generating Debian Packages03 Aug 2018
It's Looking Like UEFI SecureBoot Will Be Ready In Time For Debian 10.0 Buster03 Aug 2018
There Are 600+ Games In The Main Debian Repository02 Aug 2018
Linux Mint Debian Edition 3 Beta Released31 Jul 2018
The State of Gaming On Debian In 201831 Jul 2018
DebConf18 Kicks Off This Weekend As The First Official Debian Conference In Asia27 Jul 2018
Slax 9.5 Released For Delivering A Lightweight Debian Linux Experience23 Jul 2018
Debian 9.5 Released With Security Fixes, Updated Intel Microcode For Spectre V214 Jul 2018
Debos: A New Way To Spin Up Debian OS Images27 Jun 2018

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253 Articles
The Current Happenings Within LXQt As Of Summer 201801 Aug 2018
Catfish Search Utility Joins The Xfce Project15 Jul 2018
GIMP 2.10.4 Moves To Asynchronous Font Loading, Horizon Straightening07 Jul 2018
Xubuntu 18.10 Is Landing More Xfce 4.13 Components02 Jul 2018
NetworkManager Now Supports 6LoWPAN Devices27 Jun 2018
Xfdesktop 4.13.2 Released As Another Step Towards Xfce 4.1417 Jun 2018
NetworkManager Finally Supports Wake On Wireless LAN (WoWLAN)15 Jun 2018
Xfce's Thunar 1.8 File Manager Released With Move From GTK2 To GTK307 Jun 2018
Jade: New Linux Desktop Built On Python, HTML5 & JavaScript27 May 2018
Cinnamon 3.8 Desktop Released With Performance Improvements, Various Modifications02 May 2018

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314 Articles
Fedora Might Start Dropping Packages With Consistently Bad Security Records08 Aug 2018
Fedora 30 To Take Stab At Eliminating Excessive Linking30 Jul 2018
Fedora 29 Is Shaping Up To Be A Very Exciting Release25 Jul 2018
Fedora 29 Might Finally Switch To Liberation Fonts 224 Jul 2018
Fedora 29 Xfce Might Upgrade To 4.13 Desktop Packages24 Jul 2018
Fedora Needs Some Help If Continuing To Support The LXQt Desktop22 Jul 2018
TLS 1.3 Via GnuTLS Is Planned For Fedora 2921 Jul 2018
Red Hat Continues Driving Wonderful Innovations In Fedora Workstation18 Jul 2018
Yum Won't Be Dropped For Fedora 2916 Jul 2018
Fedora 29 Dropping GCC From Their Default Build Root Has Been Causing A Heated Debate11 Jul 2018

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794 Articles
Free Software
Blender 2.80 Now Coming In Early 2019 With Many Improvements13 Aug 2018
PostgreSQL Rolls Out New Releases To Address Two Security Issues09 Aug 2018
PHP 7.3 Beta Benchmarks Showing Good Performance07 Aug 2018
PHP 7.3 Enters Feature Freeze & Releases Beta02 Aug 2018
Purism Provides Updates On Their Calls & Messaging Librem 5 Smartphone Apps31 Jul 2018
Libjpeg-Turbo 2.0 Released With AVX2 SIMD Additions, Better Error Handling31 Jul 2018
GitLab Is A Vast Improvement To's Infrastructure29 Jul 2018
NetSpectre Vulnerability Can Reveal Arbitrary Memory Over Network27 Jul 2018
Samba 4.9 Is Working On Many Improvements, New Features11 Jul 2018
How A KDE Developer Used C++17 & Boost.Python For About A 8,000x Speed-Up11 Jul 2018

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1453 Articles
FP64 Support Finally Lands In Mesa Git For Intel Haswell03 Jan 2017

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GNOME Celebrates Its 21st Birthday By Releasing GNOME 3.29.9115 Aug 2018
Pitivi's User Interface Is Getting Better Thanks To GSoC, Plus Other GNOME Improvements12 Aug 2018
Flatpak Gets New FreeDesktop SDK 18.08 Runtime11 Aug 2018
GNOME Software 3.30 Will Automatically Update Flatpaks By Default08 Aug 2018
GNOME 3.29.90 Out Ahead Of Next Month's GNOME 3.30 Release02 Aug 2018
Mutter Gets More Crash Fixes, GNOME Shell Better Deals With 100%+ Volumes01 Aug 2018
GNOME Might Need To Crack Down On Their JavaScript Extensions31 Jul 2018
GNOME's Nautilus 3.30 File Manager Delivering Some Pleasant Improvements28 Jul 2018
GNOME 3.29.4 Released As Another Step Towards GNOME 3.3021 Jul 2018
GNOME Shell & Mutter Updated Ahead Of GNOME 3.29.418 Jul 2018

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921 Articles
GNU Linux-libre 4.18-gnu Released As The Latest Deblobbed Kernel13 Aug 2018
Ring-KDE 3.0 Released To Use The GNU's Distributed Communication Platform09 Aug 2018
ARM's Speculation Tracking Support Lands In GCC As Part Of Spectre V1 Safeguards03 Aug 2018
Glibc 2.28 Released With Unicode 11.0 Support, Statx & Intel Improvements01 Aug 2018
GCC's Conversion To Git Is Still Turning Out To Be A Massive Headache30 Jul 2018
Updated ARM Patches Posted For Mitigating Spectre V1 With GCC Compiler29 Jul 2018
GCC 8.2 Released, GCC 8.3 Coming Around Year's End26 Jul 2018
GCC Patches Posted For Port To Chinese "C-SKY" CPU Architecture25 Jul 2018
GCC 8.2 Release Candidate Arrives For Compiler Testing19 Jul 2018
A Proposal To Allow Python Scripting Within The GCC Compiler, Replacing AWK17 Jul 2018

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Chrome 70 Dev Release With Shape Detection API07 Aug 2018
Dart 2.0 Released As A "Reboot" To The Programming Language07 Aug 2018
Google Open-Sources "Filament" PBR Engine Using Vulkan/OpenGL06 Aug 2018
Google Officially Launches Android 9 "Pie" With Adaptive Battery, Slices06 Aug 2018
GraphicsFuzz Acquired By Google To Focus On Fuzzing Android GPU Drivers06 Aug 2018
Chrome 69 Beta Released With AV1 Decode & Various CSS Additions02 Aug 2018
Google/Microsoft/Twitter/Facebook Announce The Open-Source Data Transfer Project20 Jul 2018
Google Gets DirectX Shader Compiler Working On Linux26 Jun 2018
Chrome 68 Rolls Out In Beta Form07 Jun 2018
Chrome 67 Now Available For Linux Users30 May 2018

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341 Articles
ARM Aims To Deliver Core i5 Like Performance At Less Than 5 Watts16 Aug 2018
64-bit ARM Changes For Linux 4.19 Has "A Bunch Of Good Stuff"15 Aug 2018
L1 Terminal Fault - The Latest Speculative Execution Side Channel Attack14 Aug 2018
Patches Revised For AMD Zen Based Hygon Dhyana Server CPUs11 Aug 2018
Some Problematic Laptops On Linux Will Soon Stop Making Loud Noises When You Reboot09 Aug 2018
Sound Blaster Recon3D Finally Seeing Better Linux Support08 Aug 2018
Lenovo To Make Their BIOS/UEFI Updates Easier For Linux Users Via LVFS06 Aug 2018
Purism Shares Latest Librem 5 Phone Hardware Plans, Software Progress03 Aug 2018
Thunderbolt Runtime Power Management Staged For Linux 4.1931 Jul 2018
Lazy TLB Improvements Heading To Linux 4.1930 Jul 2018

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1320 Articles
Intel Begins Teasing Their Discrete Graphics Card15 Aug 2018
Intel Publishes New DRM Driver For Their Arria 10 FPGA System14 Aug 2018
Intel IWD Wireless Daemon v0.6 Released10 Aug 2018
Intel Linux Driver Gets Fleshed Out For 2.5G Ethernet Controller Support07 Aug 2018
Intel IWLWIFI Adding 802.11ax Support In Linux 4.1905 Aug 2018
Initial Intel Coffeelake CPU Support Added To Coreboot03 Aug 2018
Intel Continues Prepping PECI Support For The Linux Kernel26 Jul 2018
Intel IWD Wireless Daemon v0.4 Released With New Features25 Jul 2018
Intel Prepares "Enhanced IBRS" As Better Spectre V2 Protection For Future CPUs24 Jul 2018
Linux Kernel Gets Patches For New CPU Instructions On Intel Tremont & Later23 Jul 2018

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1347 Articles
KDE Applications 18.08 Released16 Aug 2018
KDE Plasma 5.14's Lock Screen Will No Longer Eat Your CPU Resources On Old Hardware12 Aug 2018
KDE Frameworks 5.49 Released With Many Changes11 Aug 2018
KDE Had A Very Successful Google Summer of Code 201808 Aug 2018
KDE Neon Powered By Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Now Available For Testing08 Aug 2018
KDE Discover Gets Fwupd Integration For Handling Firmware Updates06 Aug 2018
Netrunner 2018.08 KDE-Aligned Linux Distribution Released With Seamless GTK Apps05 Aug 2018
Trinity Desktop R14.0.5 Preparing For Release As Maintained KDE3 Fork27 Jul 2018
Latte Dock 0.8 Released For This KDE-Aligned Desktop Dock15 Jul 2018
KDE Frameworks 5.48 Brings KWayland Fixes & Many Other Improvements14 Jul 2018

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785 Articles
LibreOffice 6.1 Shipping Today As A Big Update For This Open-Source Office Suite08 Aug 2018
LibreOffice 6.1 RC2 Released For Testing This Next Open-Source Office Suite Update25 Jul 2018
LibreOffice Picks Up A Native "KDE 5" File Picker18 Jun 2018
PDF Importing Improvements Head Into LibreOffice10 Jun 2018
LibreOffice 6.1 Branches & Now Under Feature Freeze, LibreOffice 6.2 On Master25 May 2018
LibreOffice 6.1 Alpha 1 Is Ready To Roll For Advancing The Open-Source Office26 Apr 2018
Collabora Online 3.2 Supports Chart Creation, Other Features21 Apr 2018
Changes Begin Building Up For LibreOffice 6.130 Mar 2018
LibreOffice 6.1 Getting GTK3 Native Message Dialogs04 Mar 2018
LibreOffice 6.0 Released With A Ton Of Open-Source Office Suite Improvements31 Jan 2018

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104 Articles
Linux Events
Tencent Joins The Linux Foundation, Open-Sources Projects25 Jun 2018
All Systems Go! 2018 Conference Announced For The End Of September21 May 2018
IWOCL OpenCL 2018 Videos Start Appearing Online21 May 2018
Embedded Linux Conference 2018 Wraps Up In Portland15 Mar 2018
WineConf 2018 Is Happening In The Hague, Celebrating 25 Years Of Wine03 Mar 2018
A Recap Of The Many Interesting Presentations At FOSDEM 201813 Feb 2018
Jon Masters On Understanding Spectre & Meltdown CPU Vulnerabilities05 Feb 2018
FOSDEM 2018 Is This Weekend In Brussels02 Feb 2018
Linux.Conf.Au 2018 Videos Now Available25 Jan 2018
Audio Recordings Posted For Linux Plumbers Conference 201725 Nov 2017

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58 Articles
Linux Gaming
Unigine 2.7.2 Brings Improved Particle System, Better Multi-Channel Rendering10 Aug 2018
SDL2 Gets Better Support For Xbox / PS4 / Nintendo Switch Pro Controllers10 Aug 2018
Direct3D 9 Support Proposed For DXVK09 Aug 2018
Xenko 3.0 Game Engine Released, Now Open-Source03 Aug 2018
OpenMW 0.44 Released, Continues Advancing Open-Source Morrowind Re-Implementation29 Jul 2018
Frame Timing & Fixing Game Stuttering With Display Timing Extensions26 Jul 2018
SteamOS 2.154 Released As Valve Preps Kernel & Driver Upgrades24 Jul 2018
Feral's GameMode 1.2 Released For Optimizing Linux Gaming21 Jul 2018
Epic Games Rolls Out Unreal Engine 4.2018 Jul 2018
Warhammer 40,000: Gladius - Relics of War Released With Launch-Day Linux Support12 Jul 2018

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1537 Articles
Linux Kernel
Linux 4.19 Goes Ahead And Makes Lazy TLB Mode Lazier For Small Performance Benefit16 Aug 2018
L1TF / Foreshadow Mitigations Land In Linux 4.18 / 4.17 / 4.14 / 4.9 / 4.4 Kernel Update16 Aug 2018
Linux Kernel Diverts Question To Distros: Trust CPU Hardware Random Number Generators?16 Aug 2018
Some Of The Smaller Features Hitting The Linux 4.19 Kernel This Week16 Aug 2018
VKMS Coming In Linux 4.19 Is One Of The Best GSoC & Outreachy Projects Of The Year15 Aug 2018
Crypto Updates Sent In For Linux 4.19 Kernel, Speck Is Still In The Kernel15 Aug 2018
DRM Updates Sent In For Linux 4.19 With New VKMS Driver, Intel Icelake Work15 Aug 2018
The Big Networking Update Sent In For Linux 4.19, Including 802.11ax Bits15 Aug 2018
Power Management Updates Land In The Linux 4.19 Kernel14 Aug 2018
A Lot Of Spectre Changes Land In The Linux 4.19 Git Tree, Possible Performance Impact14 Aug 2018

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1998 Articles
Linux Storage
EXT4 & XFS File-System Updates Submitted For Linux 4.1914 Aug 2018
Btrfs Gets Fixes & Low-Level Improvements With Linux 4.1913 Aug 2018
F2FS In Linux 4.19 Will Fix Big Performance Issue For Multi-Threaded Reads12 Aug 2018
Zstd Compression Support Coming For Linux Pstore05 Aug 2018
EROFS File-System Merged Ahead Of Linux 4.19 Kernel30 Jul 2018
TxFS Linux File-System Supports ACID Transactions, Simple API15 Jul 2018
The Linux Kernel May Soon Default To SCSI MQ Mode03 Jul 2018
Reiser4 Ported To The Linux 4.17 Kernel28 Jun 2018
LVM2 Begins Work On Major Changes To Logical Volume Management21 Jun 2018
More XFS Fixes Readied For Linux 4.1813 Jun 2018

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301 Articles
Julia 1.0 Programming Language Released09 Aug 2018
LLVM 7.0 RC1 Compiler Stack Available For Testing07 Aug 2018
LLVM / Clang 7.0 Branching Today, Releasing In September01 Aug 2018
C++17 Filesystem Support Lands In LLVM's Libc++ Library29 Jul 2018
Speculative Load Hardening Lands In LLVM For Spectre V1 Mitigation13 Jul 2018
Apple Working On New Specialized Compilers Based On LLVM10 Jul 2018
LLVM Clang Now Supports -mcpu=native On 64-bit ARM07 Jul 2018
LLVM 6.0.1 Released06 Jul 2018
LLVM Gets ARMv8.4 Enablement, GCC Gets Cortex-A76 Support29 Jun 2018
LLVM's OpenMP Offloads Liboffload Into Oblivion25 Jun 2018

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487 Articles
Mesa 18.2-RC3 Released With Two Dozen Fixes15 Aug 2018
Mesa 18.1.6 Released With Build System Updates, Various OpenGL/Vulkan Driver Fixes14 Aug 2018
Mesa 18.1.6 On The Way With Over Three Dozen Fixes11 Aug 2018
Mesa 18.2-RC2 Released With 17 Fixes So Far08 Aug 2018
Marek Tackles EXT_gpu_shader4 Support In Gallium3D For Old Games/Apps08 Aug 2018
RadeonSI Gets Patches For AMD_framebuffer_multisample_advanced (EQAA)05 Aug 2018
Advanced DRI Configuration Picking Up New Features04 Aug 2018
EGL Device Support Coming Together For Mesa04 Aug 2018
Adreno A6xx Gallium3D Support Coming Together04 Aug 2018
Mesa 18.2 Branched, Mesa 18.3 Enters Development02 Aug 2018

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1479 Articles
Microsoft Still Working To Squeeze More I/O Performance Out Of WSL / Bash For Windows09 Aug 2018
Microsoft Moves Ahead With Renaming "GVFS" Project To "VFS For Git"28 Jul 2018
Microsoft's PowerShell Now Available On Ubuntu In Snap Form20 Jul 2018
It's Official: Microsoft Pays Out $7.5 Billion For GitHub, Nat Friedman Becomes The CEO04 Jun 2018
Microsoft Has Reportedly Reached A Deal To Acquire GitHub03 Jun 2018
Clear Linux Exploring Support For Windows WSL28 May 2018
Windows' Notepad Finally Supports Unix/Linux Line Endings08 May 2018
AzCopy Is The Latest Software Microsoft Has Brought To Linux30 Apr 2018
Windows 10 April 2018 Update Now Shipping, To Be Tested Against Linux30 Apr 2018
Microsoft Announces Linux-Powered "Azure Sphere" IoT Platform16 Apr 2018

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153 Articles
Thunderbird 60.0 Released With WebExtension Themes, Attachment Improvements06 Aug 2018
Mozilla's Servo Has Been Picking Up A Number Of WebGL Improvements23 Jul 2018
Firefox 62.0 Beta Brings CSS Variable Fonts, "Clear Site Data & Cookies" Option27 Jun 2018
Firefox 61 Releasing Today With Performance Improvements, Accessibility Inspector26 Jun 2018
Firefox Developers Still Hesitant About Using EGL Over GLX On X11 Linux26 May 2018
Firefox 61 Beta Brings Quantum CSS Improvements, Faster Tab Switching09 May 2018
Firefox 60 Released With New Enterprise Features, Web Authentication / Yubikey Support09 May 2018
Firefox Reality: Linux-Supported Browser For AR/VR Mixed Reality03 Apr 2018
Firefox 60 Is In Beta With Web Authentication & Policy Engine Support14 Mar 2018
Firefox 59 Prepped For Release: Nukes GTK2 Code, Still Prepping For Wayland13 Mar 2018

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271 Articles
SoundWire For Linux Preps Support For Multiple Masters12 Aug 2018
Kodi 18 Alpha 3 Released With Better Stability01 Aug 2018
REAPER 5.93 Brings New Linux-Native Builds18 Jul 2018
Linux Audio Conference 2018 Videos Available For Your Enjoyment16 Jul 2018
RAV1E: The "Fastest & Safest" AV1 Encoder15 Jul 2018
VP9 & AV1 Have More Room To Improve For POWER & ARM Architectures11 Jul 2018
OpenShot 2.4.2 Released For Many Improvements To This Open-Source Linux Video Editor30 Jun 2018
AOMedia AV1 Codec v1.0.0 Appears Ready For Release25 Jun 2018
Kodi 18 Alpha 2 Released With Stability & Usability Improvements + New Wayland Code22 Jun 2018
H.264 Decoding Tackled For Reverse-Engineered "Cedrus" Allwinner Video Decode Driver14 Jun 2018

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294 Articles
Nouveau Changes Queue Ahead Of Linux 4.1919 Jul 2018
Nouveau Gallium3D Moves Closer Towards OpenGL 4.5 Compliance16 Jul 2018
NIR Continues To Be Prepped For OpenCL Support15 Jul 2018
Recent Nouveau Improvements Thanks To A New Contributor08 Jul 2018
Maxwell & Newer Now Support Multi-Sampled Images For Nouveau NVC005 Jul 2018
Nouveau NIR Support Nears The Mesa Merging Milestone29 Jun 2018
Nouveau NV50 Gets Patches To Help Dolphin Emulator By As Much As ~50%13 Jun 2018
Open-Source NVIDIA Volta GV100 Support Queued For Linux 4.1818 May 2018
Initial Open-Source Volta Support Lands In Nouveau For Linux 4.1808 May 2018
Red Hat Developers Continue Working On OpenCL/Compute For Nouveau28 Apr 2018

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394 Articles
NVIDIA CUDA 10 Adding nvJPEG, Turing Support14 Aug 2018
NVIDIA Announces Open-Source MDL SDK14 Aug 2018
NVIDIA Announces Turing-Based Quadro RTX GPUs As The "World's First Ray-Tracing GPU"13 Aug 2018
NVIDIA Vulkan Beta Update Brings Hang Fixes, Device Diagnostic Checkpoints07 Aug 2018
NVIDIA 396.51 Linux Graphics Driver Released03 Aug 2018
NVIDIA 396.45 Linux Driver Fixes Vulkan Direct-To-Display & Multi-Threaded EGL Apps19 Jul 2018
NVIDIA 390.77 Linux Driver Brings Updated Kernel Support, Fixes16 Jul 2018
NVIDIA 396.24.10 Linux Driver Brings Vulkan 8-Bit / Renderpass2 / Conditional Render12 Jul 2018
NVIDIA Jetson Xavier Development Kit: Under 30 Watts, 8-Core ARMv8.2, 512 Core Volta11 Jul 2018
NVIDIA Releases DALI Library & nvJPEG GPU-Accelerated Library For JPEG Decode19 Jun 2018

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Operating Systems
Solus Linux & Its Budgie Desktop Seeing Summer 2018 Improvements10 Aug 2018
Arch Linux Prepares For Python 3.7, Drops OpenJDK 901 Aug 2018
OpenWRT 18.06 Released, Their First Update Since Merging With LEDE31 Jul 2018
Haiku OS Working On Updated Drivers From FreeBSD, GCC 8 Compiler30 Jul 2018
ReactOS Is Now Able To Boot From Btrfs29 Jul 2018
ReactOS 0.4.9 Officially Released As The First Self-Hosting Version, Better Stability23 Jul 2018
Linux Mint Debian Edition 3 Is On The Way, Cinnamon 4.0 Working On Speed20 Jul 2018
ReactOS 0.4.9 Available For Download16 Jul 2018
OpenMandriva Lx 4.0 Is Approaching With DNF/RPM4, KDE Plasma 5.13, Linux 4.17~4.1806 Jul 2018
Elementary OS Juno Beta 1 Released03 Jul 2018

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Oracle Updates DTrace For Linux With ARM64 Support, Feature Updates26 Jul 2018
Oracle Solaris 11.4 Public Beta Updated With KPTI For Addressing Meltdown17 Jul 2018
Oracle Solaris 11.3 SRU 34 Brings GCC 7.3, Other Package Updates17 Jul 2018
Oracle Linux 7 Now Ready For ARM Servers23 Jun 2018
Oracle's Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel R5 Now Officially Ready For x86_64 & AArch6421 Jun 2018
Solaris 11.3 SRU 33 Better Deals With ZFS Sending Of Compressed Data & More16 Jun 2018
Solaris 11.3 SRU 32 Released With Package Updates15 May 2018
OpenIndiana Hipster 2018.04, Drops GNOME 2 For MATE + Adds KPTI For Meltdown28 Apr 2018
Eclipse Foundation Pursuing "Cloud Native" Java With Jakarta EE24 Apr 2018
MySQL 8.0 Released With Many Improvements, Faster Performance19 Apr 2018

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Fresh GPU Benchmarks, Fedora Features & More Spectre Were Popular In July31 Jul 2018
Windows Comparisons, Linux 4.18, Wine & Alternate CPUs Were Very Popular In June01 Jul 2018
The Most Popular Linux / Open-Source News Of The Past 14 Years05 Jun 2018
Today Marks The Phoronix 14th Birthday05 Jun 2018
Help Celebrate The 14th Birthday Of Phoronix Next Week01 Jun 2018
Linux Distro Tests, New Ryzen, & LLVM Topped Our 333 Articles This Month31 May 2018
Linux 4.17, Ryzen, Valve & Apple Looking For Kernel Devs Topped April01 May 2018
Linux 4.16, Ubuntu 18.04 & Raspberry Pi 3 B+ Have Been Definitely Exciting31 Mar 2018
Raven Ridge, Vulkan & Another Valve Linux Developer Excited Folks This Month28 Feb 2018
Spectre & Meltdown Defined January 201801 Feb 2018

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Phoronix Test Suite
Phoronix Test Suite 8.2 M2 Released With Offline Improvements, L1TF/Foreshadow Reporting15 Aug 2018 Crosses 33 Million Test/Suite Benchmark Downloads05 Aug 2018
Phoronix Test Suite 8.2 Milestone 1 Released For Open-Source Benchmarking21 Jul 2018 Crosses 32 Million Test/Suite Benchmark Downloads27 Jun 2018
Phoronix Test Suite 8.0.1 Released With Windows Benchmarking & Phoromatic Improvements26 Jun 2018
Phoronix Test Suite 8.0.1 Is Coming Next Week18 Jun 2018
The Last Call For Testing Ahead Of Phoronix Test Suite 8.0, Early Work On Android30 May 2018 Is Now Ad-Free25 May 2018
The Prominent Changes Of Phoronix Test Suite 8.021 May 2018
Phoronix Test Suite 8.0 Milestone 4 Released With RISC-V CPU Detection, Test Creator16 May 2018

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Compiler Fuzzing With Prog-Fuzz Is Turning Up Bugs In GCC, Clang24 Jun 2018
Python 3.7 Release Candidate Arrives, Final Expected At The End Of June13 Jun 2018
Rust 1.26 Continues With Speed Improvements, Adds Support For 128-Bit Integers10 May 2018
HHVM 3.25 Released, Now Defaults To PHP7 Mode16 Mar 2018
Rust Gets A 2018 Roadmap, Big "Productivity" Edition Planned This Year12 Mar 2018
C++17 Is Now Official04 Dec 2017
PHP 7.2 Is One Step Away From Release12 Nov 2017
uClibc Is Still Around As A Lightweight C Standard Library29 Oct 2017
Rust 1.21 Released With Minor Updates12 Oct 2017
PyPy 5.9 Released With Faster JSON Parser, Greater Compatibility05 Oct 2017

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Proprietary Software
DaVinci Resolve 15 Video/Effects Editor Released With Linux Support13 Aug 2018
A VR Developer's Thoughts On The Current Mess Of APIs & Hardware27 May 2018
Keeper Password Manager Launches New Linux Version26 Apr 2018
Vivaldi Web Browser Now Available For Linux ARM / Raspberry Pi05 Dec 2017
TeamViewer 13 Now Available For Linux As A Native 64-bit Port04 Dec 2017
Adobe Is Finally Ending Flash Support... In 202025 Jul 2017
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

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What Build System Should Qt 6 Use?21 Jul 2018
Qt Creator 4.7 Released With Clang Code Model Turned On By Default18 Jul 2018
Qt Creator 4.7 IDE Is Around The Corner After Today's RC05 Jul 2018
Qt 3D Studio 2.0 Officially Released, Qt Design Studio Announced For UI Designers26 Jun 2018
The Qt 6 Plans For November 2020, Qt 5.15 Likely Being Last Of Qt520 Jun 2018
Qt 5.11.1 Released With 150+ Bug Fixes19 Jun 2018
Qt 3D Studio 2.0 RC2 Released For This 2D/3D UI Designer14 Jun 2018
Qt 6.0 Might Be Coming After Qt 5.14, Could Depend Upon C++1713 Jun 2018
Qt For Python 5.11 Released As The First Official Build13 Jun 2018
Qt 5.9.6 + Qt Creator 4.6.2 Released11 Jun 2018

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Updated Vega 20 Open-Source Driver Patches Posted, Including PSP & PowerPlay Support14 Aug 2018
RADV Now Supports On-Demand Compilation Of Built-In Shaders14 Aug 2018
Radeon Pro WX 8200 Launches As "Best Workstation Graphics Performance Under $1,000"13 Aug 2018
More OpenGL Extensions For RadeonSI Are The Latest In A Flurry Of Interesting Activity09 Aug 2018
AMD Radeon Pro 18.Q3 Linux Driver Released08 Aug 2018
AMDGPU LRU Bulk Move Patches Yielding OpenCL & Vulkan Performance Boosts08 Aug 2018
AMDVLK Radeon Vulkan Driver Updated With 8-Bit Storage Support04 Aug 2018
A Number Of AMDGPU DRM Fixes Prepped Ahead Of Linux 4.1902 Aug 2018
RADV Vulkan Driver Introduces Support For ETC2 Compression27 Jul 2018
AMDVLK Vulkan Driver Stack Updated With Fixes25 Jul 2018

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Red Hat
Red Hat Open-Sources Scanner That Checks Linux Binaries For Spectre V1 Potential18 Jul 2018
CentOS 6.10 Released, Scientific Linux 6.10 Coming Next Week06 Jul 2018
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.10 Released With Spectre/Meltdown Mitigation20 Jun 2018
Red Hat Summit 2018 Wraps Up With Containers/Virtualization Still Being Hot11 May 2018
CentOS 7 1804 Released As The Free Spin Of RHEL 7.510 May 2018
Team Silverblue Succeeds Fedora Atomic Workstation, Aims To Be In Great Shape By F3002 May 2018
Learning More About Red Hat's Stratis Project To Offer Btrfs/ZFS-Like Functionality26 Apr 2018
Plymouth Adds Device Rotation Support11 Apr 2018
Red Hat Confirms RHEL 8 Will Drop Python 210 Apr 2018
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.5 Officially Launches10 Apr 2018

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Making Use Of Systemd Portable Services27 Jun 2018
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Mir Now Supports XDG Shell Stable11 Aug 2018
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It Looks Like A Steam 64-Bit Client Could Finally Be Near08 Aug 2018
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OpenChrome DRM Driver To Go Through A GEM/TTM Code Rewrite05 Aug 2018
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QEMU 3.0 Brings Spectre V4 Mitigation, OpenGL ES Support In SDL Front-End15 Aug 2018
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Vulkan 1.1.83 Released With Minor Documentation Updates For SIGGRAPH13 Aug 2018
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