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Canonical Articles & Reviews

Intel Tiger Lake Performance Across Five Autumn 2021 Linux Distributions   Operating Systems   2021-10-12
Kubuntu Focus Offers The Most Polished KDE Laptop Experience We've Seen Yet   Computers   2020-01-15
Benchmarking Ubuntu 18.04 On Windows Subsystem for Linux: WSL Leading Bare Linux In More Tests   Operating Systems   2018-05-18
Checking Out Ubuntu 18.04's Hardware/Software Software Survey   Operating Systems   2018-04-25
Ubuntu 14.04/16.04 vs. Ubuntu Bash On Windows 10 Anniversary Performance   Operating Systems   2016-08-09
Catalyst 15.5 For Linux Brings Some Performance Improvements   Display Drivers   2015-06-15
The Wayland Situation: Facts About X vs. Wayland   Display Drivers   2013-06-07
Ubuntu's Unity Decision Affects 2D Performance Too   Software   2012-08-20
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS: 32-bit vs. 64-bit Performance   Operating Systems   2012-02-28
Intel Sandy Bridge RC6 Is Good To Go   Software   2012-02-27
Ubuntu 12.04 ARM Performance Becomes Very Compelling   Operating Systems   2012-02-03
Ubuntu 12.04 Is ARM-ing Up For Better Performance   Operating Systems   2012-01-25
The Desktop Faces Of Ubuntu 11.04 Alpha 1   Operating Systems   2010-12-02
Is Fedora's Boot Time Increasing?   Operating Systems   2010-09-29
Running An Encrypted LVM In Ubuntu 10.10   Storage   2010-09-25
Where The Btrfs Performance Is At Today   Software   2010-06-09
Did Ubuntu 10.04 Achieve Its Ten Second Boot Goal?   Operating Systems   2010-04-28
Mac OS X 10.6.2 vs. Ubuntu 10.04 Performance   Operating Systems   2010-03-29
Bam! Phoromatic 1.0 Unleashed & Ubuntu Joins The Party   Software   2010-03-17
An Update On The Boot & Power Performance In Ubuntu 10.04   Software   2010-02-25
EXT3, EXT4, Btrfs Ubuntu Netbook Benchmarks   Software   2010-02-19
Ubuntu 10.04 Already Shortens The Boot Time   Operating Systems   2009-12-18
Chromium OS, Moblin, Ubuntu Netbook Remix Benchmarks   Operating Systems   2009-11-23
Fedora 12 vs. Ubuntu 9.10 Benchmarks   Operating Systems   2009-11-05
FreeBSD 8.0 vs. Ubuntu 9.10 Benchmarks   Operating Systems   2009-09-28
Ubuntu 9.10 Netbook Remix Is Looking Great   Operating Systems   2009-09-26
Jolicloud Innovates Atop Ubuntu Netbook Remix   Operating Systems   2009-09-09
Can Ubuntu 9.10 Outperform Mac OS X 10.6?   Operating Systems   2009-08-31
Canonical Unveils The Ubuntu Software Store   Software   2009-08-27
Checking In On Ubuntu Karmic's Boot Time   Operating Systems   2009-08-27
Ubuntu 64-bit More Competitive Against Mac OS X   Operating Systems   2009-05-18
Ubuntu 9.04 vs. Mac OS X 10.5.6 Benchmarks   Operating Systems   2009-05-12
Ubuntu Intel Performance Still In Bad Shape   Display Drivers   2009-05-07
Does A Greedy Intel Driver Improve Performance?   Display Drivers   2009-04-15
Ubuntu's LPIA-based MID Edition Can Save 10%+ Power   Operating Systems   2009-03-27
Will Ubuntu 9.04 Be Jauntily Fast?   Operating Systems   2009-02-16
Ubuntu 9.04 Home Encryption Performance   Operating Systems   2008-12-07
Exciting Features For Ubuntu 9.04   Operating Systems   2008-11-19
ATI X.Org, Mesa Performance In Ubuntu   Display Drivers   2008-11-10
Ubuntu's Live USB Disk Creator   Software   2008-10-24
Canonical Publishes ATI Catalyst 8.10 Beta   Display Drivers   2008-10-15
Ubuntu's BulletProofX Takes Simpler Step Forward   Software   2008-09-19
Ubuntu 8.04.1 LTS vs. 8.10 Alpha 2 Performance   Operating Systems   2008-07-14
X.Org 7.4, Mesa 7.1 In Ubuntu 8.10   Display Drivers   2008-07-12
Ubuntu 8.10 "Intrepid Ibex" Alpha 1   Operating Systems   2008-06-28
Ubuntu MID Edition 8.04 Released   Operating Systems   2008-06-24
Trying Out Ubuntu's Netbook Remix   Operating Systems   2008-06-09
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS Hardy Heron Beta   Operating Systems   2008-03-21
Ubuntu 8.04 LTS Gets An XRandR GUI   Software   2008-03-09
Kubuntu 8.04 KDE 4 Alpha   Operating Systems   2008-02-27
Xubuntu, Kubuntu 7.10 Release Candidate   Operating Systems   2007-10-11
Ubuntu Live 2007 Day 2   Events   2007-07-23
Ubuntu Live 2007 Day 1   Events   2007-07-22
Ubuntu Studio v7.04   Operating Systems   2007-05-15

Canonical Linux & Open-Source News

Ubuntu Bring-Up Happening For The StarFive VisionFive 2 RISC-V Board   Ubuntu   2022-11-21
Anbox Cloud 1.16 Released With Intel & AMD Vulkan GPU Support   Virtualization   2022-11-16
Canonical & Intel Announce "Enterprise Grade" Ubuntu Images For Next-Gen Intel IoT   Ubuntu   2022-11-15
MotorComm YT8521 Gigabit Ethernet Support Coming For Linux 6.2   Linux Networking   2022-11-01
Ubuntu 23.04 Development Gets Started As The "Lunar Lobster"   Ubuntu   2022-10-28
Ubuntu's Mir 2.10 Released With Modernized Touch Events, New Window Move Gesture   Ubuntu   2022-10-26
Ubuntu 22.10 Up And Running On The LicheeRV ~$19 RISC-V Board   Ubuntu   2022-10-25
Ubuntu 22.10 Released With GNOME 43 Desktop, Raspberry Pi Improvements, PipeWire Audio   Ubuntu   2022-10-20
Canonical Now Providing Free Ubuntu Pro Subscriptions For Up To 5 Systems   Ubuntu   2022-10-05
Debian To Carry Patches For GNOME Dynamic Triple Buffering   Debian   2022-10-03
Debian 12 Switches To PipeWire & WirePlumber By Default With The GNOME Desktop   Debian   2022-10-01
AMD Ryzen 7000 Series, Linux 6.0, MGLRU, Rust & IO_uring Made For An Exciting September   Phoronix   2022-10-01
Ubuntu 22.10 Beta Released For Linux 5.19 + GNOME 43 Powered Linux Desktop   Ubuntu   2022-09-30
GNOME 43.1 To Support Wayland On The AMD-Xilinx Kria KR260   GNOME   2022-09-25
Microsoft & Canonical Bring systemd To WSL   systemd   2022-09-21
Ubuntu 22.10 Aiming To Support The $16+ Sipeed LicheeRV RISC-V Board   Ubuntu   2022-09-16
ASUS & Canonical Partner On The IoT / Edge Computing Front   Ubuntu   2022-09-16
Ubuntu 22.10 Adds Debuginfod Integration   Ubuntu   2022-09-12
Ubuntu Summit Making A Return In November   Ubuntu   2022-09-11
Ubuntu Talks Up Its GNOME Dynamic Triple Buffering Support In 22.04/22.10   Ubuntu   2022-09-05
Ubuntu Unity Becoming An Official Flavor With 22.10 Release   Ubuntu   2022-09-03
Ubuntu 22.10 Readied With The Linux 5.19 Kernel   Ubuntu   2022-09-02
Systemd OOMD Will Now Honor "ManagedOOMPreference" For All cgroups   systemd   2022-09-02
Ubuntu 20.04.5 LTS Released With Hardware Enablement Stack Backported From 22.04   Ubuntu   2022-09-01
Open-Source Arc Graphics, Apple M2, Mesa GPU Drivers & Linux 6.0 Excited Readers In August   Phoronix   2022-08-31
NVIDIA Proprietary Driver Causes Last Minute Headache For Ubuntu 20.04.5 LTS   Ubuntu   2022-08-31
Canonical Continues Snap'ing Up Linux Gaming For Ubuntu   Ubuntu   2022-08-30
Ubuntu Isn't Yet Onboard With GNOME's "Device Security" Screen   Ubuntu   2022-08-28
Ubuntu 22.10 Optimizing OpenSSH Server Memory Use, Other RAM Optimizations Coming   Ubuntu   2022-08-27
Mir 2.9 Released With XDG-Shell For Wayland, Support For More Protocols   Ubuntu   2022-08-26
Dell Now Preloading Ubuntu 22.04 LTS On New XPS 13 Plus Developer Edition   Ubuntu   2022-08-23
GNOME 43's Mutter Lands Max BPC Property Support To Deal With Monitor Issues   GNOME   2022-08-22
Ubuntu Now Supports The Allwinner D1 Powered Nezha RISC-V Board   Ubuntu   2022-08-22
Official Ubuntu RISC-V Images Released For StarFive's VisionFive Board   Ubuntu   2022-08-17
Linux Patch Sparks Differing Views Over External Monitor Handling With iGPU vs. dGPU   Hardware   2022-08-17
VFX & Animation Studios Urged To Upgrade To RHEL 9 Or Rocky Linux / AlmaLinux 9   Operating Systems   2022-08-16
Microsoft + Canonical Announce Native .NET 6 For Ubuntu 22.04 LTS   Ubuntu   2022-08-16
Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS Released   Ubuntu   2022-08-11
Renewed Work Around GNOME 30-bit Deep Color Frame-Buffer Support   GNOME   2022-08-09
Dbus-Broker Working On AppArmor Support, Opening The Door For Possible Ubuntu Use   Free Software   2022-08-05
Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS Delayed Due To An OEM Install Issue Leading To Broken Snaps   Ubuntu   2022-08-04
Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS Preparing For Release With Retbleed Patched, Intel AMX, Other Fixes   Ubuntu   2022-08-03
GNOME Console Could Be Ubuntu 22.10's GNOME Terminal Replacement   Ubuntu   2022-08-02
Systemd Creator At Microsoft, Retbleed, Rust's Continued Growth & Other July Highlights   Phoronix   2022-08-01
Canonical Continues Working To Improve Its Steam Snap   Linux Gaming   2022-07-28
RISC-V Default Linux Kernel Configuration Tweaked So It's Easier Running Docker, Snaps   RISC-V   2022-07-25
SUSE's D-Installer Taking Shape As New Web-Based Linux Distro Installer   SUSE   2022-07-21
Dell's New XPS 13 Plus Developer Edition Now Certified For Ubuntu 22.04 LTS   Ubuntu   2022-07-21
LightDM 1.32 Released With Various Fixes, Qt4 Support Finally Removed   Desktop   2022-07-19
Ubuntu Working On GNOME Wayland Support For The AMD Xilinx Kria KR260   GNOME   2022-07-18
Radeon Software for Linux 22.20 Released With Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Support   Radeon   2022-07-15
Ubuntu Achieves A ~50% Reduction In Start Time For Firefox Snap   Ubuntu   2022-07-08
Systemd Creator Lands At Microsoft   Microsoft   2022-07-06
Linux Mint 21 Is Going To Avoid systemd-oomd   Operating Systems   2022-07-02
Ubuntu Touch OTA-23 Released - Still Based On Ubuntu 16.04, Adds Support For FM Radios   Ubuntu   2022-06-29
Ubuntu Developers Have An Idea For Handling The Over-Eager Systemd OOMD App Killing   Ubuntu   2022-06-23
LightDM Display Manager 2022 Status Update: Not Much Going On   Ubuntu   2022-06-23
New Progress Being Made On Deep Color Support For GNOME Wayland Sessions   GNOME   2022-06-22
Canonical Continues Working On Ubuntu's Firefox Snap Performance   Ubuntu   2022-06-16
Ubuntu Core 22 Released For IoT & Embedded Devices   Ubuntu   2022-06-15
GNOME's Mutter Working On "Max BPC" Handling To Deal With Monitor Issues   GNOME   2022-06-13
Ubuntu Working To Provide Good Support For The VisionFive Low-Cost RISC-V Board   Ubuntu   2022-06-10
Ubuntu Deciding How To Tame Their systemd-oomd Killing Experience   Ubuntu   2022-06-09
Phoronix Turns 18 Years Old For Covering Linux Hardware   Phoronix   2022-06-05
Ubuntu's Mir 2.8 Released With Working Towards Hybrid GPU Support   Ubuntu   2022-05-24
NVIDIA's List Of Known Wayland Issues From SLI To VDPAU, VR & More   NVIDIA   2022-05-22
Ubuntu 22.10 Switching To PipeWire For Linux Audio Handling   Ubuntu   2022-05-21
Ubuntu Desktop Exploring Microsoft Azure AD Integration   Ubuntu   2022-05-20
"Ubuntu Preview" Makes It Easy To Try The Bleeding-Edge Ubuntu Experience On WSL   Ubuntu   2022-05-17
Ubuntu Core 22 Beta Released For IoT & Edge Devices   Ubuntu   2022-05-13
Ubuntu Outlines How To Use Its Real-Time Kernel Beta - It Requires Ubuntu Advantage   Ubuntu   2022-04-27
Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Changes Default For NVIDIA Driver Back To Using X.Org Rather Than Wayland   NVIDIA   2022-04-23
Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Eyes More Industrial Usage By Offering Up Real-Time Kernel Beta   Ubuntu   2022-04-21
Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Now Available For Download   Ubuntu   2022-04-21
Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Release Candidate Images For Last Minute Testing   Ubuntu   2022-04-19
Intel Alder Lake Performance Fix To Be Backported To Linux 5.15 LTS   Intel   2022-04-18
Ubuntu's Zsys For OpenZFS Linux Installs Sees First Update In A Year   Ubuntu   2022-04-12
Fedora Workstation Brainstorming A Possible GUI-Based Linux Recovery Environment   Fedora   2022-04-04
Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Beta Released With Many Improvements   Ubuntu   2022-03-31
Ubuntu Talks Up Faster KDE Snaps, But Still Takes A While For Cold Apps To Launch   Ubuntu   2022-03-17
cPanel 102 Is Ready With Full Ubuntu LTS Support   Ubuntu   2022-03-09
Ubuntu 22.04 LTS To Carry GNOME Triple Buffering Support   Ubuntu   2022-03-07
Steam Deck, GNOME 42 Advancements & AMD Linux Updates Excited Readers In February   Phoronix   2022-03-01
Vodafone + Canonical Working On A "Cloud Smartphone"   Ubuntu   2022-02-28
Ubuntu 20.04.4 LTS Released With Hardware Enablement Stack From Ubuntu 21.10   Ubuntu   2022-02-24
Mir 2.7 Released With MirOil For Helping To Migrate Lomiri / Unity 8   Ubuntu   2022-02-24
Canonical Will Begin Certifying Gigabyte Servers For Ubuntu Linux   Ubuntu   2022-02-15
GNOME Dynamic Triple Buffering Can 2x The Desktop Performance For Intel Graphics, Raspberry Pi   GNOME   2022-02-13
Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Looks To Drop Its Partner Archive In Favor Of The Snap Store   Ubuntu   2022-01-28
Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Planning To Stick With Linux 5.15 By Default   Ubuntu   2022-01-14
Canonical To Focus On A New, More Modular Snapcraft - Current Codebase Goes Legacy   Ubuntu   2022-01-07
Canonical Hiring For An Ubuntu Linux Desktop Gaming Product Manager   Ubuntu   2022-01-02
Ubuntu Had A Great Year In Switching To Wayland, Continued Commercial Success   Ubuntu   2021-12-30
An Optimization Proposed For GNOME + NVIDIA On High Refresh Rate Displays   GNOME   2021-12-16
Canonical & Xilinx Team Up For Ubuntu On Adaptive SoCs   Ubuntu   2021-12-14
EXT4 Prepared To Switch To Linux's New Mount API   Linux Storage   2021-12-13
Ubuntu 22.04 LTS To Shift Its PPC64EL Baseline To POWER9 CPUs, Dropping POWER8   Ubuntu   2021-12-11
Ubuntu Rethinking Its Initramfs Compression Strategy   Ubuntu   2021-12-08
Ubuntu Maker Canonical Planning To Vastly Improve Its Documentation   Ubuntu   2021-11-17
Proof-Of-Concept Work Brings systemd To Ubuntu WSL   Ubuntu   2021-11-16
Linux To Start Seeing Enablement Patches For Intel "Raptor Lake"   Intel   2021-11-12
Ubuntu Continues Work On Flutter+Dart Written Firmware-Updater Utility   Ubuntu   2021-11-03
Canonical Begins Offering Ubuntu Images Optimized For Intel CPUs   Ubuntu   2021-11-02
Linux I/O Optimizations, AMD Improvements, NVIDIA GBM Excited Linux Users Last Month   Phoronix   2021-11-01
Canonical Looking For Community Feedback As Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Development Begins   Ubuntu   2021-10-26
Trying Out Ubuntu's New Flutter+Curtin-Powered Desktop Installer Was Disappointing   Ubuntu   2021-10-21
Ubuntu 22.04 LTS "Jammy Jellyfish" Begins Development   Ubuntu   2021-10-18
Canonical Announces Ubuntu Frame As A Full-Screen Shell Built On Mir   Ubuntu   2021-10-06
Mir 2.5 Released With Wayland Extension Updates For Better Handling On-Screen Keyboards   Ubuntu   2021-10-05
Firefox 93 Primed For Release With AVIF Image Support, Canonical Managing Official Snap   Mozilla   2021-10-05
Ubuntu 21.10 Beta Released   Ubuntu   2021-09-24
Canonical Extending Ubuntu 14.04/16.04 LTS Support To Ten Years   Ubuntu   2021-09-21
Ubuntu 18.04.6 LTS Special Being Prepared To Deal With Unbootable Media   Ubuntu   2021-09-13
Snapcraft 6.0 Coming To Finally Move From Ubuntu 18.04 To 20.04 LTS Base, Phase Out i386   Ubuntu   2021-09-03
Debian 11, Valve Happenings, Linux 5.14 & More Excitement From August   Phoronix   2021-09-01
Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Release Schedule Published   Ubuntu   2021-08-27
GNOME's Magnifier Will Now Avoid Double Painting The Desktop   GNOME   2021-08-20
Canonical + DFI Pair Up For An "Industrial Pi" Powered By AMD & Ubuntu   Ubuntu   2021-08-19
Ubuntu 21.10 Likely Sticking To The GNOME 40 Desktop   Ubuntu   2021-08-19
Btrfs Set To Land Support For IDMAPPED Mounts In Linux 5.15   Linux Storage   2021-08-12
LE9, Canonical's Profits, Steam Deck, & Loongson 3A5000 Made For An Exciting July   Phoronix   2021-08-01
Canonical Has Been Weathering The Pandemic Well: Turned A Profit, Back Above 500 Employees   Ubuntu   2021-07-18
Ubuntu Developer Still Pursuing Triple Buffering, Deep Color For GNOME   GNOME   2021-07-12
Canonical Partners With Blender Around Paid LTS Application Support   Free Software   2021-06-23
Google + Canonical Bring Ubuntu Pro To Google Cloud   Ubuntu   2021-06-14
Canonical's Mir 2.4 Brings Numerous X11 + Wayland Enhancements   Ubuntu   2021-06-08
GRUB Adds Backup/Restore Safeguard, Support For Going Beyond Year 2038   Free Software   2021-06-03
GNOME 40's Shell Theme Code Is Rather Expensive But Optimization Pursued   GNOME   2021-05-25
Ubuntu 21.10 Begins Transition To PHP 8.0 By Default   Ubuntu   2021-05-14
Canonical Releases "Ubuntu on Windows Community Preview"   Ubuntu   2021-03-31
Ubuntu Figuring Out Whether To FSCK Its File-Systems At Boot   Ubuntu   2021-03-23
Canonical Continues To Talk Up Google's Flutter UI Toolkit   Ubuntu   2021-03-19
Canonical Talks Up Why Ubuntu Is A Great Replacement To CentOS   Ubuntu   2021-03-08
NVIDIA 470 Linux Driver Series To Be "Even More Wayland-Friendly"   NVIDIA   2021-03-05
Ubuntu Aims For Higher Quality LTS Point Releases   Ubuntu   2021-02-25
DFI Partners With Ubuntu For IoT Hardware, OTA Updates   Ubuntu   2021-02-25
Linux 5.12 Will Avoid Prematurely Shutting Down Intel Mobile Systems When Running Hot   Intel   2021-02-19
Mir 2.3.2 Released With Better XWayland HiDPI, Copy/Paste Between Wayland/XWayland   Ubuntu   2021-02-11
Easier Sound Debugging With Software Audio Jack Injection Coming To Linux 5.12   Multimedia   2021-02-05
Ubuntu Core + Mir Is Powering Smart Exercise Mirrors   Ubuntu   2021-02-04
Ubuntu Core 20 Released For IoT/Embedded Linux Use-Cases   Ubuntu   2021-02-02
Canonical Aiming For A New Desktop Installer With Ubuntu 21.10   Ubuntu   2021-02-01
Triple Buffering Likely Not Landing Until GNOME 42   GNOME   2021-02-01
Ubuntu 21.04 Will Try To Use Wayland By Default   Ubuntu   2021-01-28
UBports Aiming For An Exciting 2021 With Ubuntu Touch   Ubuntu   2021-01-25
The Linux Kernel Made Terrific Strides In 2020   Linux Kernel   2021-01-01
Some Linux/Open-Source Letdowns Last For Years   Free Software   2021-01-01
Happy New Year! A Look Back At The Most Popular Phoronix Content Of 2020   Phoronix   2020-12-31
GNOME In 2020 Saw Many Optimizations, GTK 4.0 Released, GNOME 40 In Development   GNOME   2020-12-31
Ubuntu Had A Stellar 2020 From Ubuntu 20.04 LTS To Continued WSL, Cloud Popularity   Ubuntu   2020-12-29