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Linux 4.4 Articles & Reviews

A Look At The New Features Of The Linux 4.4 Kernel   Software   15 Nov 2015
Linux 4.4 To 4.7 - EXT4 vs. F2FS vs. Btrfs Benchmarks   Storage   03 Aug 2016
Linux 4.4 To 4.16 Kernel Benchmarks With AMD Ryzen...   Software   27 Mar 2018
Linux 3.5 Through Linux 4.4 Kernel Benchmarks: A...   Software   22 Jan 2016
Some Quick Tests With ZFS, F2FS, Btrfs & Friends...   Software   20 Jan 2016
Linux 4.3 vs. Liquorix 4.3 vs. Linux 4.4 Kernel Tests   Software   10 Jan 2016
Nouveau Linux 4.5 vs. NVIDIA OpenGL Performance:...   Display Drivers   10 Feb 2016
New AMD GPU Performance To Be Boosted By Linux 4.5;...   Display Drivers   23 Dec 2015
Btrfs RAID Benchmarks With The Linux 4.4 Kernel On...   Storage   26 Nov 2015
A Few Intel Core i3 5010U vs. i5 5200U Broadwell Tests...   Processors   09 Dec 2015
Intel Broadwell Laptop OpenGL Performance: Windows 10...   Operating Systems   11 Dec 2015
Radeon DRM Linux 4.4 + Mesa 11.1 + DRI3 vs. AMD's...   Display Drivers   29 Nov 2015
How Nouveau Compares To NVIDIA's Linux Driver When...   Display Drivers   27 Nov 2015
Early Radeon vs. Nouveau OpenGL Tests On Linux 4.4   Display Drivers   23 Nov 2015
Nouveau Kepler Re-Clocking Is Working A Lot Better On...   Display Drivers   20 Nov 2015
Linux 3.5 To Linux 4.5-rc1 Kernel Benchmarks   Software   25 Jan 2016
Trying Out DRM-Next With Radeon/AMDGPU Drivers Ahead...   Display Drivers   21 Oct 2015

Linux 4.4 Linux News

Linux 4.7 - Btrfs vs. EXT4 vs. F2FS vs. XFS vs. NTFS...   Linux Storage   04 Aug 2016
Some Early Windows 10 vs. Ubuntu Linux Vulkan Tests...   Vulkan   08 Apr 2016
Early Ubuntu 14.04 vs. Ubuntu 16.04 Intel Xeon E5...   Ubuntu   13 Feb 2016
The Speed Of Ubuntu 16.10 Currently Versus Ubuntu...   Clear Linux   06 Aug 2016
It's Really Worthwhile For AMDGPU Users On Ubuntu...   Radeon   25 Aug 2016
How To Use EXT4's File-System Encryption Feature   Linux Storage   10 Nov 2015
Linux 4.4 SSD Benchmarks On EXT4, F2FS, Btrfs &...   Linux Storage   03 Dec 2015
How An Old PowerMac G5 Compares To Modern Intel CPUs   Hardware   14 Feb 2017
VirGL VirtIO 3D GPU Driver Added To Gallium3D   Mesa   23 Oct 2015
Features Published So Far In The Linux 4.4 Kernel   Linux Kernel   09 Nov 2015
Linux To Get "Extended LTS" Releases, Kernel...   Linux Kernel   29 Sep 2017
The Thousands Of FIXMEs & TODOs In The Linux...   Linux Kernel   08 Jan 2016
Btrfs In Linux 4.4 Has Many Improvements/Fixes   Linux Storage   06 Nov 2015
Linux 4.6 Will Fix A Bug Where Some Laptops Are Always...   Hardware   24 Mar 2016
Yes, Linux 4.9 Is A Long-Term Kernel Release   Linux Kernel   19 Jan 2017
Is Intel's PowerTOP Utility Still Beneficial In 2016...   Intel   14 Mar 2016
Features To Start Getting You Excited For Linux 4.4   Linux Kernel   15 Oct 2015
Intel P-State Is Faster Than ACPI CPUFreq Performance...   Hardware   18 Jan 2016
The Rest Of The Year Should Be Super Exciting For...   Hardware   01 Oct 2015
Ubuntu Preparing Kernel Updates With IBRS/IBPB For...   Linux Security   18 Jan 2018
VirtIO-GPU Gets Patches For 3D Rendering   Virtualization   10 Sep 2015
LightNVM Support Is Going Into Linux 4.4   Hardware   03 Nov 2015
QEMU 2.5 Released With The VirtIO GPU 3D Support   Virtualization   16 Dec 2015
Linux Support Appears For Another Logitech Racing...   Linux Gaming   07 Nov 2015
Linux 4.3 Git Stats: 20.6 Million Lines   Linux Kernel   01 Nov 2015
Using 64-bit Linux Software To Reduce Power...   Ubuntu   10 Mar 2016
Many Network, WiFi, & eBPF Changes For The Linux...   Hardware   07 Nov 2015
KVM Changes Announced For Linux 4.4 Kernel   Virtualization   05 Nov 2015
Linux 4.8, AMDGPU, RADV & Google's Fuchsia OS...   Phoronix   31 Aug 2016
KDBUS Is Being Removed From Fedora, Could Be A While...   Fedora   30 Oct 2015
AMD Already Has AMDGPU DRM Fixes Queued Up For Linux...   Radeon   04 Nov 2015
Linux 4.3 Kernel Released   Linux Kernel   01 Nov 2015
Linux 4.4 Kernel Officially Released   Linux Kernel   10 Jan 2016
Features To Start Looking Forward To For Linux 4.5   Linux Kernel   04 Jan 2016
Linux 4.5 Appears To Slightly Lower Power Use, But...   Linux Kernel   12 Mar 2016
QEMU 2.5-RC0 Released, Supports VirtIO-GPU 3D Mode   Virtualization   14 Nov 2015
Features To Find With Mesa 11.1   Mesa   27 Nov 2015
EXT4 In Linux 4.4 Brings Fixes, Particularly For...   Linux Storage   06 Nov 2015
Radeon DRI3 Performance On Ubuntu 16.04   Ubuntu   17 Mar 2016
Linux 4.4 Is Checking In At Over 20.8 Million Lines   Linux Kernel   14 Nov 2015
Ubuntu 16.04 "Xenial Xerus" Beta 1 Released   Ubuntu   25 Feb 2016
Linux 4.4 Getting Persistent Reservation API For Block...   Hardware   04 Nov 2015
openSUSE Leap 42.3 Officially Released   SUSE   26 Jul 2017
Elementary OS 0.4 "Loki" Released   Operating Systems   09 Sep 2016
The VirGL Virtual OpenGL Renderer Is Growing Up   Virtualization   15 Feb 2016
A Word Of Warning When Using AMDGPU-PRO On An...   AMD   14 Nov 2016
Linux 4.4.215 / 4.9.215 / 4.14.172 / 5.5.7 Kernels...   Linux Kernel   27 Feb 2020
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Continues To Focus On The Linux 4.4...   Ubuntu   25 Nov 2015
96Boards Officially Launches The HiKey 960 ARM Board   Arm   26 Apr 2017
Many 64-bit ARM Changes Coming To Linux 4.4 Kernel   Arm   04 Nov 2015
Vulkan, BUS1, SuperTux, Raspberry Pi Zero & Other...   Free Software   01 Jan 2016
Ubuntu 14.04 vs. 16.04 LTS AMD FirePro Performance On...   Ubuntu   13 Feb 2016
Raspberry Pi VC4 3D Acceleration Should Come To Linux...   Linux Kernel   11 Dec 2015
Android-x86 6.0-RC1 Released With OpenGL ES Via Mesa,...   Google   09 Jun 2016
Linux 4.4 Crypto Brings Optimized SHA1/SHA256 Intel...   Linux Kernel   02 Nov 2015
Are Intel Skylake Graphics Any Faster With Linux 4.4?   Linux Kernel   27 Nov 2015
AMDGPU-PRO BETA 2 Driver Is Playing Nicely On Ubuntu...   Radeon   23 May 2016
Ubuntu 15.10 vs. Fedora 23 With The Intel Xeon E3 v5...   Fedora   15 Dec 2015
Reiser4 & ZFS Get Updated For The Linux 4.4 Kernel   Linux Storage   14 Jan 2016
Linux 4.4 DRM Pull Has Raspberry Pi Driver, AMDGPU...   Hardware   08 Nov 2015
OpenBSD 6.4 Released - Disables SMT/HT By Default,...   BSD   18 Oct 2018
The Most Viewed Linux Kernel News Stories Of 2016   Linux Kernel   30 Dec 2016
Google's CPUFreq "Interactive" Governor...   Linux Kernel   27 Oct 2015
Slackware 14.2 Officially Released   Operating Systems   01 Jul 2016
Ubuntu 16.10 Continues Planning For The Linux 4.8...   Ubuntu   09 Jun 2016
Jetson TX1, One Second Linux & Other Open-Source...   Phoronix   30 Nov 2015
Linux 4.4 HID: Better Skylake Touchpads, Corsair K90...   Linux Kernel   07 Nov 2015
Did Linux Power Consumption Improve At All This Year?   Hardware   28 Dec 2015
ASUS Pushes Out TinkerOS 2.0.8 With Many Updates To...   Hardware   25 Nov 2018
More EFI ARM64 Work, Additional UEFI 2.5 Features In...   Hardware   03 Nov 2015
OpenWRT-Forked LEDE Releases 17.01, Presents At The...   Operating Systems   24 Feb 2017
With Linux 4.4, TPM 2.0 Gets Into Shape For...   Hardware   17 Oct 2015
AMD Publishes Open-Source "Stoney" APU...   AMD   22 Oct 2015
TPM 2.0 Support Continues Maturing In Linux 4.4   Hardware   03 Nov 2015
Linux 4.4 Continues Moving x86 Assembly Code Into C   Linux Kernel   03 Nov 2015
Looking Forward To The Linux 4.4 Merge Window Next...   Linux Kernel   28 Oct 2015
AMD Sends In First Batch Of GPU Driver Updates For...   AMD   14 Oct 2015
Features For OpenSUSE Leap 42.3   SUSE   07 Jul 2017
There Is A Bunch Of ACPI & Power Management...   Hardware   03 Nov 2015
Xeon Skylake Users May Run Into Display Problems With...   Intel   12 Dec 2015
EXT4 Gets Fixed Up Along With Other File-Systems &...   Linux Storage   22 Jan 2016
OpenSUSE Leap 42.2 Arrives   SUSE   16 Nov 2016
The Spookiest (Most Viewed) Open-Source / Linux...   Phoronix   31 Oct 2015
Slackware 14.2 Beta Released, Now Uses PulseAudio   Operating Systems   13 Jan 2016
Linux 4.4-rc8 Kernel Released   Linux Kernel   03 Jan 2016
Android-x86 6.0-r3 Released, Now Riding On Mesa 17.0.4   Operating Systems   25 Apr 2017
One Week Past Linux 4.18.0, The Linux 4.18.3 Kernel Is...   Linux Kernel   18 Aug 2018
Chrome Platform Updates Sent In For Linux 4.4   Google   14 Nov 2015
Linux 4.4 Sound: Better Firmware Support, Adds Intel...   Hardware   07 Nov 2015
Linux 4.4-rc4 Will Have Nouveau/Radeon/Intel DRM...   Linux Kernel   06 Dec 2015
Raspberry Pi KMS Driver Will Indeed Land For Linux 4.4   Hardware   22 Oct 2015
Linux 4.4-rc1 Kernel Released   Linux Kernel   15 Nov 2015
OpenWRT-Based LEDE 17.01.3 Released   Operating Systems   04 Oct 2017
KDBUS Continues Maturing, But Will We See It For Linux...   Linux Kernel   09 Oct 2015
F2FS Hit By Three Security Vulnerabilities: Memory...   Linux Storage   08 Aug 2017
F2FS With Linux 4.4 Brings Better...   Linux Storage   05 Nov 2015
Linux 4.3 Is Near With Its Polished Intel Skylake...   Linux Kernel   31 Oct 2015
OpenBSD 6.2 Is Planned For Release Next Week With New...   BSD   08 Oct 2017
Shoddy Laptop? Linux 4.4 Gets Patch To Support ESC Key...   Linux Kernel   14 Nov 2015
Contemplating A New, Public Linux Daily Kernel Build...   Linux Kernel   28 Nov 2015