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gOS: The Conceptual Google OS   Operating Systems   03 Nov 2007

Wikipedia Linux News

Linux Picks Up Fix For Latest "Confused...   Linux Security   26 May 2021
Outreachy Kicks Off Winter 2020 Round With Several...   Free Software   02 Dec 2020
C++20 Draft Approved As Major Update To C++...   Programming   06 Sep 2020
X.Org's XDC2020 May Abandon Poland Conference To Find...   X.Org   18 Jan 2020
Years Late: Linux 5.5 To Offer Mainline Support For...   Hardware   05 Nov 2019
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Codenamed The Focal Fossa, Arriving...   Ubuntu   16 Oct 2019
The D Language Front-End Finally Merged Into GCC 9   GNU   29 Oct 2018
Linux Kernel Patches Posted For Streebog - Crypto From...   Linux Kernel   10 Oct 2018
GNU FreeDink - One Of The Few Fully Free Software...   GNU   21 Jun 2018
OpenGL Floating Point Textures No Longer Encumbered By...   Mesa   18 Jun 2018
Ubuntu 18.10 Is Codenamed The "Cosmic...   Ubuntu   08 May 2018
The Oracle vs. Google Case Is Concerning Some Wine...   WINE   14 Apr 2018
In 2018, Linux Is Still Receiving Fixes For The Apple...   Hardware   02 Apr 2018
The Linux Kernel Is Still Rectifying The Year 2038...   Linux Kernel   19 Nov 2017
The Sounds Of More Oracle Layoffs, SPARC Execution...   Oracle   31 Aug 2017
Clear Linux's Latest Performance-Optimizing Effort:...   Clear Linux   03 Feb 2017
SipHash Is Being Worked On For Further Security In The...   Linux Kernel   08 Jan 2017
Ubuntu 17.04 ZZ Codename Announced   Ubuntu   17 Oct 2016
Collabora Has Been Working On A Fully-Open HTC Vive...   Valve   12 Oct 2016
ErupteD Brings Vulkan To The D Programming Language   Vulkan   26 Jun 2016
Endless Computer Makes Their GNOME-Focused Linux OS...   Operating Systems   02 Jun 2016
Year 2038 Fixes Still Being Worked On For The Linux...   Linux Kernel   25 May 2016
ZAC / Shingled Magnetic Recording Device Work For The...   Linux Storage   23 May 2016
From Firefox UI Papercuts To GNOME Testing: The 41...   Free Software   07 May 2016
Intel Secure Guard Extensions Published For The Linux...   Intel   26 Apr 2016
The State Of The Linux Kernel's SCHED_DEADLINE CPU...   Linux Kernel   08 Apr 2016
Linux 4.6 Will Improve The Security Of 32-bit Programs   Linux Kernel   14 Mar 2016
H.265/HEVC Main 10 Decode Support Added To Radeon UVD...   Radeon   08 Mar 2016
Coreboot Now Supports U-Boot As A Payload   Coreboot   18 Feb 2016
Google Is Enabling Brotli Compression Support In...   Google   21 Jan 2016
New Patches Posted For Addressing Year 2038 Problem In...   Linux Kernel   07 Jan 2016
Microsoft Blocks Linux Game Port From Happening   Microsoft   30 Dec 2015
Kirkland: Over One Billion Ubuntu Users   Ubuntu   23 Dec 2015
Apple's Swift Is Now Open-Source, Development...   Programming   03 Dec 2015
TPM 2.0 Support Continues Maturing In Linux 4.4   Hardware   03 Nov 2015
Alien Isolation Is Now Available For Linux Gamers   Linux Gaming   27 Oct 2015
With Linux 4.4, TPM 2.0 Gets Into Shape For...   Hardware   17 Oct 2015
Richacls v10 Published, Some Code Might Land For Linux...   Linux Kernel   12 Oct 2015
Mozilla's Servo Gets A Experimental Renderer To Draw...   Mozilla   29 Sep 2015
Phoronix Test Suite 6.0 M1 Released, The Start Of...   Phoronix Test Suite   27 Aug 2015
Purism Librem Laptops Remain Blobbed Up, Less Than...   Hardware   26 Jul 2015
OpenLDAP Gains Time-Based One Time Password Support   Free Software   04 Jul 2015
Confusion Mounts Over Wayland's Actual License   Wayland   29 May 2015
AMD Forms A Tiger Team For Catalyst Improvements,...   AMD   13 May 2015
OpenBSD Sponsors Work For Better Browser Security   BSD   02 Mar 2015
Wayland's Weston Gets A Surface-Shooting API   Wayland   25 Feb 2015
More Proof That Allwinner Is Violating The GPL   Hardware   25 Feb 2015
Linux 4.0 Doesn't Have The Weirdest Codename   Linux Kernel   23 Feb 2015
The Staging Pull For Linux 3.20 Has A Lot Of Changes...   Linux Kernel   15 Feb 2015
TPM 2.0 Support Sent In For The Linux 3.20 Kernel   Linux Kernel   12 Feb 2015
Perl 6.0 Might Finally Be Released This Year   Free Software   01 Feb 2015
BPF Backend Merged Into LLVM To Make Use Of New Kernel...   LLVM   24 Jan 2015
Wikipedia Switches Over To HHVM For Faster Performance   Standards   06 Jan 2015
That Peculiar Linux 3.18 Kernel Bug Might Be Closed...   Linux Kernel   27 Dec 2014
Yahoo To Become Default Search Provider For Firefox   Mozilla   20 Nov 2014
Phoenix Is Trying To Be An Open Version Of Apple's...   Programming   21 Oct 2014
Ubuntu 15.04 Is Codenamed After A Monkey: Vivid Vervet   Ubuntu   20 Oct 2014
Linux-Turned-FreeBSD Distro Comes Up With A New...   Operating Systems   15 Oct 2014
Intel's Baking TPM 2.0 Support For Linux   Intel   15 Oct 2014
C++14 Is Complete   Standards   19 Aug 2014
Next Week's Kernel Summit Will Try To Take On The 2038...   Linux Kernel   13 Aug 2014
Darksiders Has Been Ported To Linux   Linux Gaming   12 Jul 2014
The X Window System Turns 30 Years Old Today   X.Org   19 Jun 2014
Radeon VCE, OpenMAX Improvements Land In Mesa   Radeon   18 Jun 2014
OpenBSD 5.5 Brings Y2038 Compliance, Better Hardware...   BSD   01 May 2014
Phoronix Test Suite 5.0 Makes Its First Milestone   Phoronix Test Suite   07 Feb 2014
Open-Source Radeon UVD1 Code Is Pending Review   Radeon   29 Jan 2014
SCHED_DEADLINE To Be Added To Linux 3.14 Kernel   Linux Kernel   20 Jan 2014
Valve's Steam Greenlights Another Open-Source Game   Valve   04 Dec 2013
Defeating Secure Boot With Linux Kexec   Linux Kernel   04 Dec 2013
Linux 3.13-rc2 Kernel Released With Lots Of Fixes   Linux Kernel   29 Nov 2013
XDG-Shell Patches Get Moving For Wayland   Wayland   27 Nov 2013
Ubuntu Aims To TRIM SSDs By Default   Hardware   19 Nov 2013
GCC Lands Intel Cilk Plus Multi-Threading Support   Intel   06 Nov 2013
OpenWFD: Open-Source WiFi Displays For Linux   Hardware   02 Nov 2013
Gallium3D Gets An OpenMAX Video State Tracker   Mesa   24 Oct 2013
Ubuntu 14.04 Codename Revealed, Mir Haters Attacked   Ubuntu   18 Oct 2013
Total War: Rome II To Be Ported To Linux For SteamOS   Linux Gaming   10 Oct 2013
Gnash Flash Player Gains RTMP Streaming Support   GNU   14 Sep 2013
Fedora 20 Will Be Named After A Software Bug   Fedora   03 Sep 2013
GNOME Web To Abandon Google Search   GNOME   29 Aug 2013
Lustre File-System Client Heads To Linux 3.11   Linux Kernel   01 Jul 2013
JADE: An LLVM-Based Video Decoder For MPEG RVC   LLVM   17 May 2013
BrĂ¼tal Legend Is Exciting To Linux Gamers   Linux Gaming   07 May 2013
LLVM's Clang Compiler Is Now C++11 Feature Complete   LLVM   19 Apr 2013
Phoronix Test Suite 4.6-Utsira Milestone 1 Released   Phoronix Test Suite   11 Apr 2013
The Wayland/Weston Fork Is Now "Banned"   Wayland   02 Apr 2013
The Most Popular Linux Stories Over Eight Years   Free Software   21 Dec 2012
Linux Kernel Still Picking Up AVX Optimizations   Linux Kernel   19 Dec 2012
Phoronix NYC 2012 Winter Meet-Up   Phoronix   16 Dec 2012
More Open-Source Projects Eyeing Up C++11   KDE   26 Nov 2012
E17 Release Day Set For 21 December 2012   Free Software   10 Nov 2012
Cracking Broadcom's VideoCore With An Open Driver   Free Software   03 Sep 2012
Debian 8.0 Is Codenamed "Jessie"   Debian   30 Jul 2012
Debian Team Still Deciding On Wheezy Successor   Debian   09 Jul 2012
Btrfs File-System Plans For Ubuntu 12.10   Linux Storage   10 May 2012
The Biggest Quality Problem At Ubuntu 12.10 UDS   Ubuntu   10 May 2012
NVIDIA Publishes New PTX Back-End For LLVM   NVIDIA   28 Apr 2012
A New Game Engine Comes To Linux   Linux Gaming   24 Apr 2012
The Oddest Non-FPS Title Powered By ioquake3   Linux Gaming   14 Apr 2012