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Kubuntu Focus Offers The Most Polished KDE Laptop...   Computers   15 Jan 2020
Benchmarking Ubuntu 18.04 On Windows Subsystem for...   Operating Systems   18 May 2018
Checking Out Ubuntu 18.04's Hardware/Software Software...   Operating Systems   25 Apr 2018
Ubuntu 14.04/16.04 vs. Ubuntu Bash On Windows 10...   Operating Systems   09 Aug 2016
Catalyst 15.5 For Linux Brings Some Performance...   Display Drivers   15 Jun 2015
The Wayland Situation: Facts About X vs. Wayland   Display Drivers   07 Jun 2013
Ubuntu's Unity Decision Affects 2D Performance Too   Software   20 Aug 2012
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS: 32-bit vs. 64-bit Performance   Operating Systems   28 Feb 2012
Intel Sandy Bridge RC6 Is Good To Go   Software   27 Feb 2012
Ubuntu 12.04 ARM Performance Becomes Very Compelling   Operating Systems   03 Feb 2012
Ubuntu 12.04 Is ARM-ing Up For Better Performance   Operating Systems   25 Jan 2012
The Desktop Faces Of Ubuntu 11.04 Alpha 1   Operating Systems   02 Dec 2010
Is Fedora's Boot Time Increasing?   Operating Systems   29 Sep 2010
Running An Encrypted LVM In Ubuntu 10.10   Storage   25 Sep 2010
Where The Btrfs Performance Is At Today   Software   09 Jun 2010
Did Ubuntu 10.04 Achieve Its Ten Second Boot Goal?   Operating Systems   28 Apr 2010
Mac OS X 10.6.2 vs. Ubuntu 10.04 Performance   Operating Systems   29 Mar 2010
Bam! Phoromatic 1.0 Unleashed & Ubuntu Joins The...   Software   17 Mar 2010
An Update On The Boot & Power Performance In...   Software   25 Feb 2010
EXT3, EXT4, Btrfs Ubuntu Netbook Benchmarks   Software   19 Feb 2010
Ubuntu 10.04 Already Shortens The Boot Time   Operating Systems   18 Dec 2009
Chromium OS, Moblin, Ubuntu Netbook Remix Benchmarks   Operating Systems   23 Nov 2009
Fedora 12 vs. Ubuntu 9.10 Benchmarks   Operating Systems   05 Nov 2009
FreeBSD 8.0 vs. Ubuntu 9.10 Benchmarks   Operating Systems   28 Sep 2009
Ubuntu 9.10 Netbook Remix Is Looking Great   Operating Systems   26 Sep 2009
Jolicloud Innovates Atop Ubuntu Netbook Remix   Operating Systems   09 Sep 2009
Can Ubuntu 9.10 Outperform Mac OS X 10.6?   Operating Systems   31 Aug 2009
Canonical Unveils The Ubuntu Software Store   Software   27 Aug 2009
Checking In On Ubuntu Karmic's Boot Time   Operating Systems   27 Aug 2009
Ubuntu 64-bit More Competitive Against Mac OS X   Operating Systems   18 May 2009
Ubuntu 9.04 vs. Mac OS X 10.5.6 Benchmarks   Operating Systems   12 May 2009
Ubuntu Intel Performance Still In Bad Shape   Display Drivers   07 May 2009
Does A Greedy Intel Driver Improve Performance?   Display Drivers   15 Apr 2009
Ubuntu's LPIA-based MID Edition Can Save 10%+ Power   Operating Systems   27 Mar 2009
Will Ubuntu 9.04 Be Jauntily Fast?   Operating Systems   16 Feb 2009
Ubuntu 9.04 Home Encryption Performance   Operating Systems   07 Dec 2008
Exciting Features For Ubuntu 9.04   Operating Systems   19 Nov 2008
ATI X.Org, Mesa Performance In Ubuntu   Display Drivers   10 Nov 2008
Ubuntu's Live USB Disk Creator   Software   24 Oct 2008
Canonical Publishes ATI Catalyst 8.10 Beta   Display Drivers   15 Oct 2008
Ubuntu's BulletProofX Takes Simpler Step Forward   Software   19 Sep 2008
Ubuntu 8.04.1 LTS vs. 8.10 Alpha 2 Performance   Operating Systems   14 Jul 2008
X.Org 7.4, Mesa 7.1 In Ubuntu 8.10   Display Drivers   12 Jul 2008
Ubuntu 8.10 "Intrepid Ibex" Alpha 1   Operating Systems   28 Jun 2008
Ubuntu MID Edition 8.04 Released   Operating Systems   24 Jun 2008
Trying Out Ubuntu's Netbook Remix   Operating Systems   09 Jun 2008
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS Hardy Heron Beta   Operating Systems   21 Mar 2008
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS Gets An XRandR GUI   Software   09 Mar 2008
Kubuntu 8.04 KDE 4 Alpha   Operating Systems   27 Feb 2008
Xubuntu, Kubuntu 7.10 Release Candidate   Operating Systems   11 Oct 2007
Ubuntu Live 2007 Day 2   Events   23 Jul 2007
Ubuntu Live 2007 Day 1   Events   22 Jul 2007
Ubuntu Studio v7.04   Operating Systems   15 May 2007

Canonical Linux News

Canonical Has Been Weathering The Pandemic Well:...   Ubuntu   18 Jul 2021
Ubuntu Developer Still Pursuing Triple Buffering, Deep...   GNOME   12 Jul 2021
Canonical Partners With Blender Around Paid LTS...   Free Software   23 Jun 2021
Google + Canonical Bring Ubuntu Pro To Google Cloud   Ubuntu   14 Jun 2021
Canonical's Mir 2.4 Brings Numerous X11 + Wayland...   Ubuntu   08 Jun 2021
GRUB Adds Backup/Restore Safeguard, Support For Going...   Free Software   03 Jun 2021
GNOME 40's Shell Theme Code Is Rather Expensive But...   GNOME   25 May 2021
Ubuntu 21.10 Begins Transition To PHP 8.0 By Default   Ubuntu   14 May 2021
Canonical Releases "Ubuntu on Windows Community...   Ubuntu   31 Mar 2021
Ubuntu Figuring Out Whether To FSCK Its File-Systems...   Ubuntu   23 Mar 2021
Canonical Continues To Talk Up Google's Flutter UI...   Ubuntu   19 Mar 2021
Canonical Talks Up Why Ubuntu Is A Great Replacement...   Ubuntu   08 Mar 2021
NVIDIA 470 Linux Driver Series To Be "Even More...   NVIDIA   05 Mar 2021
Ubuntu Aims For Higher Quality LTS Point Releases   Ubuntu   25 Feb 2021
DFI Partners With Ubuntu For IoT Hardware, OTA Updates   Ubuntu   25 Feb 2021
Linux 5.12 Will Avoid Prematurely Shutting Down Intel...   Intel   19 Feb 2021
Mir 2.3.2 Released With Better XWayland HiDPI,...   Ubuntu   11 Feb 2021
Easier Sound Debugging With Software Audio Jack...   Multimedia   05 Feb 2021
Ubuntu Core + Mir Is Powering Smart Exercise Mirrors   Ubuntu   04 Feb 2021
Ubuntu Core 20 Released For IoT/Embedded Linux...   Ubuntu   02 Feb 2021
Canonical Aiming For A New Desktop Installer With...   Ubuntu   01 Feb 2021
Triple Buffering Likely Not Landing Until GNOME 42   GNOME   01 Feb 2021
Ubuntu 21.04 Will Try To Use Wayland By Default   Ubuntu   28 Jan 2021
UBports Aiming For An Exciting 2021 With Ubuntu Touch   Ubuntu   25 Jan 2021
The Linux Kernel Made Terrific Strides In 2020   Linux Kernel   01 Jan 2021
Some Linux/Open-Source Letdowns Last For Years   Free Software   01 Jan 2021
Happy New Year! A Look Back At The Most Popular...   Phoronix   31 Dec 2020
GNOME In 2020 Saw Many Optimizations, GTK 4.0...   GNOME   31 Dec 2020
Ubuntu Had A Stellar 2020 From Ubuntu 20.04 LTS To...   Ubuntu   29 Dec 2020
Intel Preparing Linear Address Masking Support (LAM)   Intel   24 Dec 2020
AMD's Zen 3 + RDNA2 Products Dominated November Along...   Phoronix   01 Dec 2020
GNOME Work Moving Ahead On Deep Color Support, Triple...   GNOME   16 Nov 2020
Canonical Saw ~$119M Revenue In 2019 But Still...   Ubuntu   09 Nov 2020
Canonical Announces ETrace As New Linux Application...   Ubuntu   30 Oct 2020
Canonical's Snap Packaging Switching To LZO...   Ubuntu   27 Oct 2020
Ubuntu 21.04 Installer Might Allow EXT4 Encryption...   Ubuntu   23 Oct 2020
Ubuntu 20.10 Released With GNOME 3.38, Active...   Ubuntu   22 Oct 2020
Opportunistic Memory Reclaim Support Proposal Updated...   Linux Kernel   05 Oct 2020
Mir 2.1 Released With Some New Protocol Support, Many...   Ubuntu   29 Sep 2020
Lenovo Announces 27 Systems To Ship With Ubuntu...   Ubuntu   23 Sep 2020
Ubuntu Touch OTA-13 Released With More Phones...   Ubuntu   21 Sep 2020
Arm Is Now Backing Panfrost Gallium3D As Open-Source...   X.Org   16 Sep 2020
Mark Shuttleworth Comments Following Ubuntu Community...   Ubuntu   11 Sep 2020
Dynamic Triple Buffering For GNOME Still Being Worked...   GNOME   07 Sep 2020
GNOME 3.38's Mutter Gets More Optimizations - ~10%...   GNOME   02 Sep 2020
Canonical + SUSE Engineers Call For More Extensible...   Linux Kernel   31 Aug 2020
Ubuntu To Try Again In Switching IPTables To Use...   Ubuntu   27 Aug 2020
GNOME Mutter Code Further Tuned For Lowering Latency...   GNOME   24 Aug 2020
30-bit Deep Color For GNOME On Wayland Will Likely...   GNOME   18 Aug 2020
Ubuntu's Prolific GNOME Developer Is Looking To Tackle...   GNOME   03 Aug 2020
Proposed GNOME Patches Would Switch To Triple...   GNOME   28 Jul 2020
I've Been Running The AMD Ryzen 7 4700U + Ubuntu 20.04...   AMD   17 Jul 2020
Kernel Patch Revved For Syscall User Redirection To...   Linux Kernel   17 Jul 2020
GNOME Optimizations Continue In Striving For Faster 4K...   GNOME   13 Jul 2020
Canonical Is Using Mir To Bring Flutter To Wayland   Ubuntu   12 Jul 2020
KDE Seeing Fresh Improvements For HiDPI Support   KDE   09 Jul 2020
Mircade Still Being Worked On As A Confined Mir + Snap...   Ubuntu   04 Jul 2020
Ubuntu 20.10 Moving Ahead In Restricting Access To...   Ubuntu   03 Jul 2020
Raspberry Pi Vulkan, WSL2, Renoir, Linux 5.8 + PHP8...   Phoronix   01 Jul 2020
Intel vs. AMD, Systemd-Homed, Kernel Advancements Top...   Phoronix   30 Jun 2020
GNOME Shell's Icon Grid Could See Almost Double The...   GNOME   29 Jun 2020
Another Intel 4K + GNOME Optimization Yields 5% Faster...   GNOME   26 Jun 2020
EGMDE Is Still Being Hacked On As A Lightweight Mir...   Ubuntu   26 Jun 2020
GNOME's Window Rendering Culling Was Broken Leading To...   GNOME   22 Jun 2020
Ubuntu 20.10 Looking At Restricting Access To Kernel...   Ubuntu   17 Jun 2020
New Patches Aim To Improve Smoothness & Latency Of...   GNOME   15 Jun 2020
Ubuntu Is Working On Much Faster Hibernation/Resume...   Linux Kernel   08 Jun 2020
Ubuntu 20.10 / GNOME 3.38 Could See Better Intel Gen9...   GNOME   08 Jun 2020
Performing Automated Server Installs With Ubuntu 20.04...   Ubuntu   07 Jun 2020
Ubuntu's ZFS Daemon Zsys 0.5 Released   Ubuntu   03 Jun 2020
Linux Getting Fixed Up For Handling Pointing Sticks On...   Hardware   27 May 2020
Deleting A Few Lines Of Code Can Yield...   Hardware   21 May 2020
Ubuntu's Server Installer Was Mistakenly Leaking...   Ubuntu   12 May 2020
Canonical Developers Preparing For More ZFS...   Ubuntu   06 May 2020
Generic USB Display Driver Published For Linux -...   Hardware   29 Apr 2020
Ubuntu 20.10 "Groovy Gorilla" Open For...   Ubuntu   27 Apr 2020
Ubuntu 20.10 Might Be The "Groovy Gorilla"   Ubuntu   24 Apr 2020
Ubuntu Begins Offering A Rolling Release Kernel For...   Ubuntu   17 Apr 2020
Mir 1.8 Released With HiDPI Improvements, Better...   Wayland   16 Apr 2020
ZFS/Zsys Code Seeing Important Performance Fix Ahead...   Ubuntu   13 Apr 2020
Canonical Contributing Upstream Improvements To...   Ubuntu   06 Apr 2020
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Beta Released   Ubuntu   03 Apr 2020
LXD 4.0 LTS Released For Offering The Latest Linux...   Virtualization   02 Apr 2020
PHP 7.4 Lands For Ubuntu 20.04 LTS   Ubuntu   27 Mar 2020
Trying Out Ubuntu 20.04 With ZFS + Zsys Automated APT...   Ubuntu   23 Mar 2020
Canonical's Multipass 1.1 Brings Proxy Support, Fixes   Ubuntu   04 Mar 2020
Canonical's Daniel Van Vugt Continues Squeezing More...   Ubuntu   24 Feb 2020
Linux Will Finally Stop Flickering With AMD Stoney...   AMD   20 Feb 2020
PHP 7.4 Slated To Land In Ubuntu 20.04 LTS   Ubuntu   14 Feb 2020
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Aims To Enhance The Certified OEM...   Ubuntu   07 Feb 2020
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Likely To Ship With Linux 5.4 As...   Ubuntu   06 Feb 2020
Kernel Talk, AMD Hardware + Other Popular Linux Topics...   Phoronix   01 Feb 2020
Ubuntu's Zsys Tool For Enhancing The ZFS On Linux...   Ubuntu   28 Jan 2020
Red Hat vs. SUSE vs. Canonical Contributions To The...   Linux Kernel   28 Jan 2020
GNOME Work Is Underway For Sharper Background Images   GNOME   21 Jan 2020
Canonical Gets Into Cloud Gaming & More With Anbox...   Ubuntu   21 Jan 2020
A New Desktop Theme Is Coming For Ubuntu 20.04 LTS   Ubuntu   14 Jan 2020
Unity 8 Desktop On Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Could Take A Year...   Ubuntu   14 Jan 2020
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Could Better Support Scanners...   Ubuntu   08 Jan 2020
Automotive Grade Linux Has Large Presence At CES 2020   Linux Events   08 Jan 2020