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Chromebook Articles & Reviews

Running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS On The Acer C720 Chromebook   Operating Systems   09 Mar 2014
Acer C720 Chromebook Delivers Fast Ubuntu Performance   Computers   12 Dec 2013
LLVM/Clang vs. GCC On The ARM Cortex-A15 Preview   Software   01 Dec 2012
ARM Cortex-A15 vs. NVIDIA Tegra 3 vs. Intel x86   Processors   29 Nov 2012
ARM Cortex-A15 Exynos5 Compiler Benchmarks   Software   24 Nov 2012
Samsung's A15 Chromebook Loaded With Ubuntu Is Crazy...   Computers   20 Nov 2012

Chromebook Linux News

Linux 5.5 Adding Wake-On-Voice Support - Capable On...   Hardware   26 Nov 2019
AMD's TEE Driver For Loading "Trusted...   AMD   26 Nov 2019
Coreboot 4.11 Brings Many Intel Improvements, New...   Coreboot   19 Nov 2019
Google To Require "Designed For Chromebook"...   Google   18 Nov 2019
Google Plumbing The Linux Support For Privacy Screens...   Hardware   23 Oct 2019
AMD Sends Out HDCP Support, New GPU Support In AMDKFD...   Radeon   10 Oct 2019
Lenovo To Address Linux Laptop Thermal Throttling,...   Intel   27 Sep 2019
AMDGPU Linux 5.5 Changes Being Prepped With HDCP...   Radeon   25 Sep 2019
AMD Is Hiring For Coreboot Development, Sponsoring...   AMD   30 Aug 2019
AMD Prepping Their HDCP 1.4 Content Protection Support...   AMD   30 Aug 2019
Google Does A Good Job Sticking Close To Upstream For...   Google   27 Aug 2019
Fedora Switching To The BFQ I/O Scheduler For Better...   Fedora   22 Aug 2019
Chromebooks Switching Over To The BFQ I/O Scheduler   Google   20 Aug 2019
AMD Sends Out Initial Linux Driver Support For...   AMD   09 Aug 2019
How Can AMD EPYC "Rome" 7002 Series Be Even...   AMD   08 Aug 2019
Coreboot 4.10 Released With New Support For Many...   Coreboot   22 Jul 2019
Various Chrome OS Hardware Support Improvements Make...   Google   15 Jul 2019
AMD Picasso Support For Coreboot Appears Finally Ready   AMD   13 Jul 2019
Linux 5.3 Continues Advancing Intel's Sound Open...   Hardware   10 Jul 2019
GNU Linux-libre 5.2-gnu Blesses Sound Open Firmware,...   GNU   08 Jul 2019
Google's Graphics API Debugger 1.6 Adds Stadia Support   Google   21 Jun 2019
Google Hired Another Linux Graphics Veteran To Work On...   Google   28 May 2019
The Open-Source / Linux Highlights From OSTS 2019   Linux Events   18 May 2019
ModernFW Was An Exciting Announcement This Week That...   Intel   17 May 2019
Intel Agilex Now Supported By Linux 5.2 Kernel; ARM...   Hardware   17 May 2019
Coreboot Finally Sees Zen/Ryzen Support In The Form Of...   Coreboot   23 Apr 2019
Measured Boot Support Is Heading To Coreboot   Coreboot   26 Feb 2019
The Many Changes Lining Up So Far For The Linux 5.1...   Linux Kernel   18 Feb 2019
Google's Chrome OS "Wilco" Driver Working...   Google   12 Feb 2019
Using AVX2 With Android's Bionic Library Can Yield...   Intel   09 Feb 2019
LXD For Linux Containers Had A Very Fruitful 2018   Virtualization   04 Feb 2019
AMD CES 2019 Keynote: Say Hello To Radeon 7 As 2nd Gen...   AMD   09 Jan 2019
AMD Announces Ryzen 3000 Series Mobile Processors, 7th...   AMD   06 Jan 2019
Coreboot 4.9 Released With 2,600+ Changes, Ports To 56...   Coreboot   20 Dec 2018
Coreboot Support Taking Shape For Intel Icelake   Coreboot   17 Nov 2018
Panfrost Gallium3D Driver Begins Working On The Mali...   Mesa   03 Sep 2018
New ARM SoCs & Boards To Be Supported By The Linux...   Linux Kernel   12 Aug 2018
Coreboot Git Lands Support For Several More Google...   Coreboot   24 Jul 2018
A Look At The Features Merged So Far For The Linux...   Linux Kernel   09 Jun 2018
Linux 4.18 Lands Chromebook Tablet Switch Driver   Hardware   05 Jun 2018
Apple Announces macOS 10.14, Competing With Fedora 28...   Operating Systems   04 Jun 2018
Coreboot 4.8 Released With 17 New Motherboards...   Coreboot   16 May 2018
Google Makes Linux Apps On Chrome OS Official   Google   08 May 2018
Google "Hammer" HID Driver Coming To Linux...   Google   27 Mar 2018
Coreboot Picks Up Librem Enhancements, New HP...   Coreboot   26 Mar 2018
Development On The Chai Mali T700 Open-Source GPU...   Mesa   21 Feb 2018
Google's Octopus Is A Gemini Lake Chromebook   Intel   18 Feb 2018
Coreboot 4.7 Released With 47 More Motherboards...   Coreboot   15 Jan 2018
RADV Supports Android Native Buffer, Increasing...   Mesa   04 Jan 2018
Wayland Made More Inroads In 2017   Wayland   29 Dec 2017
The Most-Viewed AMD/Radeon Linux Stories Of 2017   AMD   26 Dec 2017
Fedora Linux Had Another Innovative Year   Fedora   15 Dec 2017
Wayland Had An Impressive 2017 With KDE Support...   Wayland   13 Dec 2017
CrossOver Now Lets You Run Windows Apps On Chrome OS   Linux Gaming   07 Nov 2017
Cannonlake-Powered Chromebook "Zoombini"...   Intel   30 Sep 2017
Chromium Appears To Be Advancing Their Linux VR State   Google   29 Sep 2017
Intel ANV Lands New Vulkan 1.0.61 Extensions, Android...   Intel   18 Sep 2017
Chromium Now Supports GPU Sandboxing With Radeon...   Google   08 Sep 2017
Android Support For Intel's ANV Vulkan Driver   Intel   02 Sep 2017
Google Rolls Out Chrome Enterprise: Chrome OS For Work   Google   22 Aug 2017
Cannonlake Enablement Continues In Coreboot; Still No...   Coreboot   13 Jul 2017
More AMD Stoney Ridge Code Lands In Coreboot   AMD   26 Jun 2017
XPad Updates, Google Rose Touchpad Support Heading To...   Hardware   25 Jun 2017
X.Org XDC2017 Call for Papers On Linux Graphics &...   X.Org   07 Jun 2017
It's Now Possible To Run Fedora On Chromebooks With...   Fedora   12 May 2017
NVIDIA Tegra186/Parker/TX2 Support For Linux 4.12   Linux Kernel   09 May 2017
Unity 8 Abandonment, Windows 10 vs. Linux Tests...   Phoronix   30 Apr 2017
Google Kahlee: The First AMD-Powered Chromebook   AMD   06 Apr 2017
AMD Ryzen Has Captivated Linux Gamers &...   Free Software   01 Apr 2017
Google Is Making It Possible To Run Android Studio On...   Google   25 Mar 2017
Coreboot Picks Up A New Kabylake Chromebook...   Coreboot   24 Mar 2017
Android O Developer Preview Released   Google   21 Mar 2017
AMD Ryzen/Zen Currently Doesn't Support Coreboot Today   AMD   02 Mar 2017
RADV Gets Patches For Float64 Support, Now In Mesa Git   Radeon   31 Jan 2017
Fedora Linux Had A Heck Of A Year, Finally Hitting...   Fedora   26 Dec 2016
Google "Poppy" Kabylake Board Added To...   Coreboot   20 Dec 2016
Google Working On Open-Source TPM 2.0 Implementation   Google   02 Nov 2016
Google "Eve" Kabylake System Gains Coreboot...   Coreboot   01 Nov 2016
Coreboot 4.5 Officially Released   Coreboot   24 Oct 2016
Lenovo N21 Chromebook Now Has Mainline Coreboot...   Coreboot   22 Sep 2016
GNU Libreboot Adds Support For Another (Outdated)...   Coreboot   07 Sep 2016
The Android Runtime On Chrome OS Makes Use Of Wayland   Google   07 Sep 2016
GNU Libreboot Release Adds New Chromebook &...   GNU   18 Aug 2016
CrossOver For Android Now Running On Chromebooks   Google   14 Jul 2016
Skype Releases Brand New Linux Client Making Use Of...   Microsoft   13 Jul 2016
Acer's CXI2 Chromebox Now Has Upstream Coreboot...   Coreboot   16 Jun 2016
Chrome OS Keyboard Backlight LEDs Will Be Supported By...   Google   28 May 2016
Google Play Along With All Android Apps Are Coming To...   Google   19 May 2016
Google "Reef" Is An Apollo Lake Chromebook,...   Coreboot   14 May 2016
Google's Gale Powered By Qualcomm Added To Coreboot   Coreboot   11 May 2016
Google Pushes A Ton More Chromebook Device Code Into...   Coreboot   09 May 2016
Better Intel Skylake & Galileo Support Arrives For...   Coreboot   02 Mar 2016
Coreboot Now Supports U-Boot As A Payload   Coreboot   18 Feb 2016
Intel Begins Landing Apollolake Support Within...   Coreboot   11 Feb 2016
Coreboot Ported To The Librem 13 Laptop, Without...   Coreboot   17 Jan 2016
It Will Be Interesting To See If AMD Supports Coreboot...   Coreboot   10 Jan 2016
It's Possible To Run Fedora 23 With A Mainline Kernel...   Fedora   06 Jan 2016
SeaBIOS 1.9 Brings Many Additions   Coreboot   04 Dec 2015
Google Denies Rumors Of Folding Chrome OS Into Android   Google   02 Nov 2015
Google Adds New "Chell" Chromebook & New...   Coreboot   27 Oct 2015