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ATI Radeon HD 5450 On Linux   Graphics Cards   04 Oct 2010
The NVIDIA vs. Open-Source Nouveau Linux Driver...   Display Drivers   14 Jun 2018
Linux KVM Continues Offering Much Better Performance...   Software   30 Dec 2018
ASUS GeForce 8600GT 256MB   Graphics Cards   29 Oct 2007
The Performance Of Ubuntu Software Running On Windows...   Operating Systems   11 Apr 2016
Dell P2210H DisplayPort Monitor   Monitors   14 May 2010
How To Reverse Engineer A Motherboard BIOS   Motherboards   06 Feb 2010
AMD Radeon HD 4890 On Linux   Graphics Cards   02 Apr 2009
Can DragonFly's HAMMER Compete With Btrfs, ZFS?   Software   07 Jan 2011
Benchmarks Of Nouveau's Gallium3D Driver   Display Drivers   17 Feb 2010
A Look At The New Features Of GNOME 3.26   Software   10 Sep 2017
Workstation Benchmarks: Windows 7 vs. Ubuntu Linux   Operating Systems   03 Aug 2010
AMD Threadripper 1950X Linux Benchmarks   Processors   28 Aug 2017
Dell's Thunderbolt TB16 Dock Can Work With Linux &...   Peripherals   09 Aug 2018
Linux Memory Performance With Intel Kabylake From...   Memory   26 Jan 2017
Windows 10 vs. Linux Radeon Software Performance,...   Operating Systems   28 Aug 2016
Trying The Experimental Radeon RX 480 Overclocking...   Display Drivers   10 Jul 2016
ATI Radeon Driver Re-Write Still Has Work Left   Display Drivers   12 Jun 2009
Intel's Clear Linux Shows Much Potential For Optimized...   Operating Systems   15 Apr 2016
Turning A Basement Into A Big Linux Server Room   Computers   29 Mar 2015
Open-Source Creative X-Fi Support   Software   05 Feb 2008
Some Early AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X Linux...   Processors   25 Aug 2017
Preliminary Tests Of Intel Sandy Bridge & Ivy...   Processors   27 Jan 2015
Benchmarks Of The Official KQ ZFS Linux Module   Software   27 Jan 2011
Btrfs RAID vs. Linux Software RAID Benchmarks On Linux...   Storage   15 Aug 2016
Intel Core i7 1165G7 "Tiger Lake" Linux...   Computers   16 Oct 2020
PlaidML Deep Learning Framework Benchmarks With OpenCL...   Graphics Cards   14 Jan 2019
FreeBSD: A Faster Platform For Linux Gaming Than...   Operating Systems   07 Sep 2011
Using W10Privacy To Boost Ubuntu WSL Performance On...   Software   18 Jun 2018
ASRock E3V5 WS: A Linux-Friendly Skylake Xeon...   Motherboards   08 Jun 2016
Initial Linux Benchmarks Of The NVIDIA TITAN RTX...   Graphics Cards   22 Dec 2018
VMware's Virtual GPU Driver Is Running Fast   Display Drivers   10 Feb 2012
AMD Ryzen 5 5600G Linux Performance   Processors   02 Sep 2021
Radeon HD 3850/3870 Via OSS Driver   Display Drivers   27 Dec 2007
OpenRazer+Polychromatic Make It Easy To Configure...   Peripherals   05 Sep 2017
Intel Core i9 9900K Spectre Mitigation Benchmarks   Software   31 Oct 2018
Running The Native ZFS Linux Kernel Module, Plus...   Software   22 Nov 2010
Dota 2 Vulkan Performance Across MacOS, Windows 10...   Linux Gaming   05 Jun 2018
Testing Out Ubuntu's Unity Desktop   Software   10 May 2010
Adobe's Flash Video Acceleration For Linux Works Well   Software   02 Dec 2010
Dell XPS 13: Windows 10 vs. Linux Distribution...   Operating Systems   17 Jul 2018
Gigabyte STA Thin Client   Computers   23 Apr 2008
Nouveau Reclocking: Buggy, But Can Boost Performance   Display Drivers   30 Jan 2012
Ahead Of Radeon RX Vega, AMDGPU+RadeonSI Is Offering...   Display Drivers   31 Jul 2017
10-Way AMD & NVIDIA OpenCL GPU Linux Tests   Graphics Cards   09 Nov 2013
NVIDIA Anti-Aliasing, Linux & Lenvik   Display Drivers   11 Dec 2009
Nouveau Maxwell: Mesa 17.0 + Linux 4.10 vs. NVIDIA's...   Display Drivers   22 Jan 2017
AMDGPU-PRO vs. NVIDIA OpenCL Performance With...   Graphics Cards   25 Jan 2017
GCC 4.8 vs. LLVM/Clang 3.3 On Intel's Core i7 4770K   Software   21 Jun 2013
ASRock 775Dual-915GL   Motherboards   28 Nov 2005
Fedora 10 Prepares For Development Freeze   Operating Systems   26 Oct 2008
NVIDIA Resizable BAR Performance - A Big Boost For...   Display Drivers   17 Jun 2021
Mesa 21.0-devel RADV vs. AMDVLK 2021.Q1.1 Vulkan...   Display Drivers   13 Jan 2021
One Month Of Monitoring The Linux Kernel Performance   Software   02 Jan 2010
Testing The Intel "Workload Hints"...   Software   30 Dec 2020
Booting A Modern Linux Desktop In Just ~200MB   Operating Systems   26 Dec 2012
Ampere Altra vs. Amazon Graviton2 Linux Performance...   Processors   08 Jan 2021
New Benchmarks Of OpenSolaris, BSD & Linux   Operating Systems   22 Nov 2010
LLVMpipe Scaling With Intel's Core i7 Gulftown   Processors   01 Nov 2010
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Linux Gaming Performance   Graphics Cards   12 Oct 2020
A Quick Test Of OpenGL In Mac OS X 10.6.5   Display Drivers   12 Nov 2010
Benchmarking Amazon Linux 2 LTS Candidate 2   Operating Systems   12 Apr 2018
Benchmarking The Current Intel OpenCL NEO Driver...   Display Drivers   10 May 2019
Is PowerTop Still Useful For Extending Your Battery...   Software   26 Jun 2010
Benchmarks Of 2nd Gen AMD EPYC On Amazon EC2 Against...   Processors   04 Jun 2020
Intel, Radeon, Nouveau Preview On Linux 3.14 With Mesa...   Display Drivers   20 Mar 2014
VIA's Open-Source Efforts A Bluff?   Display Drivers   02 May 2008
VIA Will Not Provide An OSS Chrome 9 3D Driver   Display Drivers   17 Jul 2009
Strange Brigade Is Running Well On Linux Via Steam...   Linux Gaming   29 Apr 2019
Btrfs RAID 0/1 Benchmarks On The Linux 4.1 Kernel   Storage   19 May 2015
SilverStone Raven RV05   Enclosures   09 Oct 2014
VIA's Linux TODO List... Maybe Look Forward To 2011?   Display Drivers   22 Dec 2009
Measuring Fedora's Boot Performance   Software   11 Mar 2008
VIA Joins The Open Driver Bandwagon   Display Drivers   08 Apr 2008
Nouveau GeForce 400/500 Fermi On Linux 3.1   Display Drivers   05 Aug 2011
Phoronix Test Suite 5.2 Release Marks Six Years Of...   Software   05 Jun 2014
Intel Xeon Platinum 8380 P-State CPU Frequency Scaling...   Software   07 Jun 2021
The Impact Of Radeon DRM On Linux 3.3, DRM-Next   Display Drivers   19 Mar 2012
Intel Linux Firmware Developer Kit   Motherboards   05 Mar 2008
VIA Publishes 2D/3D Documentation, Partners With...   Display Drivers   20 Nov 2008
SilverStone HDDBOOST   Storage   23 Apr 2010
Going Beyond Just Measuring Frame Rates   Software   17 Nov 2009
Phoronix Releases Linux-Based Testing Platform   Software   05 Jun 2008
LF Collaboration Summit, Austin: Day 1   Events   09 Apr 2008
Using Linux's Perf For Providing More Automated...   Software   13 Oct 2015
2D Performance Also Impacted By Unity On XMir   Software   29 Jun 2013
VIA's Linux Strategy Takes A Turn With Hidden Driver   Display Drivers   25 May 2010
Nearing The Release Of Fedora 13   Operating Systems   07 May 2010
Corsair Flash PadLock 2GB   Storage   02 Sep 2007
New Project Indiana Details Emerge   Operating Systems   19 Sep 2007
Nouveau Companion 28   Display Drivers   12 Oct 2007
Fedora 8 Test 3   Operating Systems   04 Oct 2007
OpenSuSE 11.0 Alpha 0   Operating Systems   07 Dec 2007
Intel Haswell Gallium3D OpenGL Benchmarks   Display Drivers   10 Sep 2013
CodeWeavers CrossOver Office v5.0   Software   25 Oct 2005
OpenSuSE 11.0 Alpha 2   Operating Systems   10 Feb 2008
Phoronix Test Suite 9.0 Released With New Result...   Software   17 Sep 2019
Myah OS 3.0 Beta 1   Operating Systems   08 Feb 2008

VIA Linux News

Other Letdowns For Linux / Open-Source Users From 2015   Free Software   09 Jan 2016
AMD's Ryzen Will Really Like A Newer Linux Kernel   AMD   26 Feb 2017
Dell Rolls Out New XPS 13 Laptop For 2018   Hardware   04 Jan 2018
NetworkManager Now Supports Bridging, AP-Mode Hotspot   Linux Networking   20 Feb 2013
AMD Cuts Ryzen Prices, Confirms New Hardware, New...   AMD   08 Jan 2018
MiracleCast: Miracast / WiFi Displays Come To Linux   Desktop   17 Feb 2014
Kodi Is Getting A Proper Netflix Plugin   Multimedia   20 Mar 2017
Say Hello To Linux 3.0; Linus Just Tagged 3.0-rc1   Linux Kernel   29 May 2011
Linus Torvalds Calls NVIDIA The Worst Company Ever   NVIDIA   17 Jun 2012
Here's The First Screenshot Of The Linux Steam Client   Valve   01 May 2010
Parted Magic Is Still Free   Free Software   13 Aug 2013
It's Time To Admit It: The X.Org Server Is Abandonware   X.Org   25 Oct 2020
A NVIDIA Engineer In His Spare Time Wrote A Vulkan...   Vulkan   20 Jun 2020
Linux 4.7 - Btrfs vs. EXT4 vs. F2FS vs. XFS vs. NTFS...   Linux Storage   04 Aug 2016
Raspberry Pi GPU Driver Turns Out To Be Crap   Hardware   24 Oct 2012
Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+ Released For $25 USD   Hardware   15 Nov 2018
NVIDIA Starts Publishing GPU Hardware Documentation To...   NVIDIA   07 Aug 2019
Electron Apps Are Bad, So Now You Can Create Desktop...   Desktop   09 Feb 2019
Apple's New Hardware With The T2 Security Chip Will...   Hardware   05 Nov 2018
In A UEFI World, "rm -rf /" Can Brick Your...   Hardware   01 Feb 2016
There Is No Doubt, Steam Is Coming To Linux!   Valve   22 Apr 2010
Some Ryzen Linux Users Are Facing Issues With Heavy...   AMD   02 Jun 2017
Valve Rolls Out Wine-based "Proton" For...   Valve   21 Aug 2018
PHP 7.3 Performance Benchmarks Are Looking Good Days...   Free Software   24 Nov 2018
AMD Releases New "AMDGPU" Linux Kernel...   Radeon   20 Apr 2015
3D OpenGL Acceleration For Windows Guests On QEMU...   Virtualization   27 Aug 2017
Intel Memory Bandwidth Allocation Coming To Linux 4.12   Intel   02 May 2017
Stratis Is Red Hat's Plan For Next-Gen Linux Storage...   Red Hat   02 Aug 2017
Linus Torvalds Switches Back To KDE   KDE   02 Nov 2012
PlayStation 4 System Compiler Support Landing In LLVM   LLVM   27 Jan 2015
Some AMD CPUs Might Lose RdRand Randomness Following...   AMD   07 May 2019
Netflix Optimized FreeBSD's Network Stack More Than...   BSD   04 Nov 2019
The ASUS "Bay Trail" T100 Is Not Linux...   Hardware   27 Oct 2013
Purism Shares The Progress Made On Their Librem 5...   Hardware   09 Jan 2019
Preview: A Cheap 12-Core, 30-Watt Ubuntu Cluster   Ubuntu   07 Jun 2012
Portal Released For Steam On Linux   Valve   02 May 2013
Microsoft Looking At Office For Linux In 2014   Microsoft   05 Feb 2013
Booting Linux In Just One Second   Hardware   23 Nov 2015
FFmpeg Now Supports HEVC/H.265 Decoding   Multimedia   16 Oct 2013
Ubuntu To Abandon Unity 8, Switch Back To GNOME   Ubuntu   05 Apr 2017
Linus Torvalds Decides To Land NVIDIA RTX 30...   Linux Kernel   15 Jan 2021
Linus Torvalds Is Back To Using GNOME 3 Desktop   Desktop   03 Mar 2013
More GCC Patches To Get OpenMP Offloading To NVIDIA...   GNU   17 Oct 2016
FSF Wastes Away Another "High Priority"...   GNU   24 Jan 2013
Benchmarks Of PHP 7.2 Beta: PHP Is Still Getting...   Free Software   22 Jul 2017
OpenWFD: Open-Source WiFi Displays For Linux   Hardware   02 Nov 2013
Canonical Releases "WLCS" Wayland...   Ubuntu   02 May 2019
The 10 Best Features Of FreeBSD 10.0   BSD   05 Jan 2014
A New Desktop Theme Is Coming For Ubuntu 20.04 LTS   Ubuntu   14 Jan 2020
AMD Unleashes Initial AMDGPU Driver Support For GCN...   Radeon   13 May 2016
Google Finally Shifting To "Upstream First"...   Google   22 Sep 2021
Aethercast: Ubuntu Is Working On Wireless Display...   Ubuntu   25 Dec 2015
Mozilla Pushes "Shumway" Flash Into Firefox   Mozilla   03 Oct 2013
The New & Best Features Of The Linux 3.11 Kernel   Linux Kernel   12 Jul 2013
Farewell To OpenSolaris. Oracle Just Killed It Off.   Oracle   13 Aug 2010
Google Working On New "Fuchsia" Operating...   Google   11 Aug 2016
Features Of The Linux 3.19 Kernel: Graphics &...   Linux Storage   22 Dec 2014
NVIDIA Presents Over GBM vs. EGLStreams, The Big...   Wayland   21 Sep 2016
A Nicely-Built 40-Core Raspberry Pi Cluster   Hardware   15 Feb 2014
The Ryzen 3000 Boot Problem With Newer Linux Distros...   AMD   08 Jul 2019
NVIDIA Optimus Unofficially Comes To Linux   NVIDIA   08 May 2011
Direct3D 9 Support Released For Linux Via Gallium3D,...   Mesa   17 Jul 2013
An Overview Of The Linux 3.14 Kernel Features   Linux Kernel   03 Feb 2014
Systemd-homed: Systemd Now Working To Improve Home...   systemd   20 Sep 2019
The Relative Windows vs. Linux Performance For NVIDIA,...   Hardware   25 Jun 2016
Opera Developer Update Lands RSS Reader, Chromecast...   Proprietary Software   20 Jul 2016
SteamOS Has Its Own Graphics Compositor   Linux Gaming   13 Dec 2013
Intel Planning To End Legacy BIOS Support By 2020   Intel   18 Nov 2017
Debian 8.0 To Be Frozen, Features Announced   Debian   13 Oct 2013
Linux Kernel Getting io_uring To Deliver Fast &...   Linux Kernel   14 Feb 2019
Linux 5.13 Reverts + Fixes The Problematic University...   Linux Kernel   21 May 2021
An Interview With Zlatan Todoric, Open-Source...   Hardware   20 Oct 2019
The "Most Beautiful & Performant" Linux...   Operating Systems   26 Dec 2013
Canonical: Ubuntu To Soon Ship On 5% Of PCs   Ubuntu   07 May 2012
Microsoft's ReFS File-System: Competitor To Btrfs?   Microsoft   17 Jan 2012
Adobe Announces Plans To Abandon Flash On Linux   Proprietary Software   22 Feb 2012
Former NVIDIA, Microsoft Developers Doing Lots Of The...   Microsoft   14 Dec 2013
The AMDGPU Additions For Linux 4.7 Are Enormous   Radeon   11 May 2016
Qt & Wayland-Powered Hawaii 0.2 Desktop Released   Wayland   25 Dec 2013
Linux File Systems for Windows: Use EXT4 / XFS / Btrfs...   Linux Storage   08 Dec 2017
A Fork Of GNOME 2: The Mate Desktop   GNOME   17 Aug 2011
A Global Switch To Kill Linux's CPU Spectre/Meltdown...   Linux Security   25 Aug 2018
EXT4 File-System Looks To Do Well Against NTFS   Ubuntu   06 May 2010
Fedora 17 Has More Features: GIMP 2.8, GCC 4.7, oVirt,...   Fedora   10 Jan 2012
NVIDIA Tegra 3 Makes For Fast Ubuntu On ARM   NVIDIA   17 Mar 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.8 Deprecates Btrfs   Red Hat   10 May 2016
Enabling AMD Radeon FreeSync On Linux 5.0   Radeon   04 Mar 2019
CentOS 8 Ending Next Year To Focus Shift On CentOS...   Red Hat   08 Dec 2020
Ubuntu 19.04 Released As A Big Linux Desktop...   Ubuntu   18 Apr 2019
VLC 2.2 Has Many Features Coming, But VLC 3.0 Will Be...   Multimedia   10 Feb 2015
DRM Updates Submitted For Linux 4.11, Torvalds...   Linux Kernel   23 Feb 2017
XFS File-System With Linux 5.10 Punts Year 2038...   Linux Storage   15 Oct 2020
There's Finally A GUI For Manipulating Intel CPU...   Intel   06 Feb 2019
AMD Posts A Horde Of New 3D GPU Documentation   AMD   01 Oct 2013
Google Publishes Latest Linux Core Scheduling Patches...   Linux Kernel   18 Nov 2020
Spectre/Meltdown/L1TF/MDS Mitigation Costs On An Intel...   Hardware   21 May 2019
The Quality Of The Witcher 2 Linux Port Is Upsetting...   Linux Gaming   23 May 2014
Comparing Intel HD 2000/3000/4000 Linux Graphics   Intel   26 Aug 2012
Gaming On Wine: The Good & Bad Graphics Drivers   WINE   08 Feb 2013
The First Benchmarks Of The Intel-Powered ODROID-H2...   Intel   28 Nov 2018