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PC-BSD Articles & Reviews

TrueOS vs. DragonFlyBSD vs. GhostBSD vs. FreeBSD vs. PacBSD Benchmarks   Operating Systems   2016-09-10
FreeBSD/PC-BSD 10.3 vs. Linux Benchmarks   Operating Systems   2016-04-08
How Three BSD Operating Systems Compare To Ten Linux Distributions   Operating Systems   2016-01-15
FreeBSD/PC-BSD 10.2 vs. Ubuntu 15.04/15.10 Benchmarks   Operating Systems   2015-10-12
PC-BSD 10.1 vs. Ubuntu 14.10 vs. Fedora 21 Benchmarks   Operating Systems   2015-01-14
PC-BSD 10.0 vs. PC-BSD 9.2 vs. Ubuntu 13.10 Benchmarks   Operating Systems   2014-02-23
FreeBSD Can Compete With Ubuntu Linux, Windows 8   Operating Systems   2013-07-31
11-Way Linux, BSD Platform Comparison   Operating Systems   2013-06-11
Eight-Way BSD & Linux OS Comparison   Operating Systems   2013-05-27
FreeBSD/PC-BSD 9.1 Benchmarked Against Linux, Solaris, BSD   Operating Systems   2012-12-19
Debian Wheezy GNU/kFreeBSD: Slower Than Linux   Operating Systems   2012-06-25
GhostBSD 2.5: A GNOME-ified FreeBSD 9.0   Operating Systems   2011-12-23
Debian GNU/kFreeBSD Gets Ready For FreeBSD 9.0   Operating Systems   2011-12-09
First Look: FreeBSD 9.0 On Intel Sandy Bridge   Operating Systems   2011-11-18
FreeBSD: A Faster Platform For Linux Gaming Than Linux?   Operating Systems   2011-09-07
Multi-Core, Multi-OS Scaling Performance   Operating Systems   2011-02-21
Can DragonFly's HAMMER Compete With Btrfs, ZFS?   Software   2011-01-07
New Benchmarks Of OpenSolaris, BSD & Linux   Operating Systems   2010-11-22
Nexenta 3.0 Benchmarked Against PC-BSD, OpenSolaris, Ubuntu   Operating Systems   2010-09-15
Btrfs, EXT4 & ZFS On A Solid-State Drive   Storage   2010-08-09
Benchmarking ZFS On FreeBSD vs. EXT4 & Btrfs On Linux   Software   2010-07-27
PC-BSD 8.0 vs. Kubuntu 9.10 Benchmarks   Operating Systems   2010-03-05
PC-BSD 8.0 Released For A Polished, Friendlier FreeBSD Desktop   Operating Systems   2010-02-23
PC-BSD 7.1 vs. Kubuntu 9.04 Benchmarks   Operating Systems   2009-04-20

PC-BSD Linux & Open-Source News

Lumina 1.6.2 Released For This BSD Licensed Qt-Powered Desktop   Desktop   2021-12-26
Lumina Desktop 1.6.1 Released With Theme Improvements While Bigger Improvements Planned   Desktop   2021-10-04
helloSystem, System76 Keyboard + Linux 5.11/5.12 Captivated Users In February   Phoronix   2021-03-01
helloSystem Wants To Be The "macOS of BSDs" With A Polished Desktop Experience   BSD   2021-02-09
GhostBSD 20.08.04 Shipping With Updated Packages - Including MATE 1.24   BSD   2020-08-11
iXsystems Announces TrueNAS SCALE As A Linux-Based Offering   BSD   2020-06-02
It's Official But Sad: TrueOS Is Over As Once The Best Desktop BSD OS   BSD   2020-03-28
Qt-Powered Lumina Desktop 1.6 Released For BSD/Linux Systems   BSD   2020-02-02
FreeBSD Along With The Other BSDs Had A Pretty Good Run This Decade   BSD   2019-12-25
The Most Popular Linux Hardware Reviews / Benchmarks Of The Past Decade   Phoronix   2019-12-12
FuryBSD Is A New Attempt At A Desktop Focused BSD   BSD   2019-11-05
Project Trident Switching From TrueOS/FreeBSD Distribution To Basing On Void Linux   Operating Systems   2019-10-15
GhostBSD 19.09 Provides A Good BSD Desktop Built Off TrueOS & FreeBSD 12   BSD   2019-09-17
A Script Making It Easier Turning A FreeBSD Install Into A Working Desktop   BSD   2019-08-14
GhostBSD 19.04 Release Switches To LightDM, Based On FreeBSD 13.0-CURRENT   BSD   2019-04-13
GhostBSD 18.12 Released As A Polished FreeBSD OS With MATE Desktop   BSD   2019-01-01
OpenBSD Security, DragonFly + Threadripper, TrueOS Topped Out BSD News This Year   BSD   2018-12-30
TrueOS To Reinvent Itself As New BSD Platform, Downstream Fork Of FreeBSD   BSD   2018-06-06
TrueOS 18.03 Released With Spectre/Meltdown Fixes, Package Updates   BSD   2018-03-30
Lumina Desktop 2.0 Is A Big Overhaul, Fully Leveraging QML   BSD   2018-03-03
The BSDs Had A Wild 2017: FreeBSD 11.1, TrueOS & More   BSD   2017-12-18
FreeBSD-Based TrueOS 17.12 Released   BSD   2017-12-14
GhostBSD 11.1 Released: FreeBSD With MATE & Xfce Desktop Experience   BSD   2017-11-16
Trying Out AMD's Ryzen Threadripper On TrueOS, DragonFlyBSD   BSD   2017-08-31
GhostBSD 11.1 Enters Alpha: FreeBSD 11.1 Paired With MATE, Xfce Desktops   BSD   2017-08-10
TrueOS BSD Stable Milestone With Installer Improvements, Lumina 1.2.2 Desktop   BSD   2017-06-02
TrueOS Evolving Its "Stable" Release Cycle   Operating Systems   2017-05-27
TrueOS 20170424 Stable Update   BSD   2017-04-24
It's Become Much Easier To Run Steam On FreeBSD-Derived TrueOS   BSD   2017-02-03
The End Of An Era: A Look Back At The Most Popular Solaris Milestones & News   Oracle   2017-01-19
The Top BSD News This Year: Ubuntu Atop BSD, FreeBSD 11.0, DragonFly's HAMMER2   BSD   2016-12-29
Vim 8.0, macOS Sierra, Libreboot, & GCC Were Popular In September   Phoronix   2016-10-01
Trying Out The FreeBSD-Powered TrueOS With Its Custom Qt Desktop   BSD   2016-09-06
PC-BSD-Renamed TrueOS To Use LibreSSL, Linux DRM 4.7 Compatibility   BSD   2016-09-01
More Details On PC-BSD's Rebranding As TrueOS   BSD   2016-08-25
August Has Been A Super Exciting Month So Far For Linux / Open-Source Users   Free Software   2016-08-21
MidnightBSD 0.8 Switches From GCC 4.2 To Clang   BSD   2016-08-16
Lumina Desktop 1.0 Released   BSD   2016-08-08
PC-BSD's Lumina Desktop Now In Beta For v1.0   BSD   2016-07-04
Vulkan, Raspberry Pi 3, AMDGPU & Other Exciting Linux Milestones So Far This Year   Phoronix   2016-06-28
Lumina Desktop 0.9 Adds Window Compositing Support, New Text Editor   BSD   2016-05-05
PC-BSD 10.3 Is Looking Great, Plus Trying The Linux Compatibility Layer   BSD   2016-04-06
Linux Distribution Battles, Linux 4.5, & Graphics Drivers Were Hot This Month   Phoronix   2016-01-31
PC-BSD / FreeBSD 11.0-CURRENT Performance   BSD   2016-01-28
2016 Has Been Off To A Great Start For Open-Source & Linux   Free Software   2016-01-17
The Most Popular BSD Stories Of 2015   BSD   2015-12-24
The Spookiest (Most Viewed) Open-Source / Linux Articles This Month   Phoronix   2015-10-31
PC-BSD's Lumina Desktop 0.8.7 Released With Many Changes   BSD   2015-10-27
Radeon KMS On PC-BSD/FreeBSD 10.2 Surprisingly Worked On A FirePro+DP System   BSD   2015-10-09
Running Some Fresh BSD vs. Linux Benchmarks   BSD   2015-10-08
PC-BSD 10.2 Released With Installer Improvements, Other Enhancements   BSD   2015-08-21
PC-BSD 10.2-RC1 Improves 4K Monitor Support, Updates Packages   BSD   2015-08-05
Lumina Desktop 0.8.6 Adds New Localization Options & More   Desktop   2015-08-03
PC-BSD Releases Lumina Desktop 0.8.5   BSD   2015-07-15
PC-BSD 10.2 Gets Ready For Release, 11.0-CURRENT For Testing   BSD   2015-06-30
PC-BSD 10.1.2 Brings New PersonaCrypt Utility   BSD   2015-05-18
PC-BSD Works Out Big Improvements For Its Lumina Desktop   BSD   2015-05-01
PC-BSD Updates Its Lumina Desktop (v0.8.3)   BSD   2015-03-31
GhostBSD 10.1 Now In Alpha For A FreeBSD-Powered MATE Desktop   BSD   2015-03-19
PC-BSD 10.1.2 To Add Tor Mode, LibreSSL & Other Features   BSD   2015-03-04
The Most Popular Linux Benchmark Results On OpenBenchmarking.org   Phoronix   2015-02-28
PC-BSD Releases Lumina Desktop 0.8.2   BSD   2015-02-19
First Release Of PC-BSD 11.0-CURRENT Images   BSD   2015-02-13
PC-BSD 10.1.1 Released With New System Updater, Qt5 Desktop Utilities   BSD   2015-02-02
Windows 10, PS4, C4 & Systemd News Kicked Off 2015   Phoronix   2015-02-01
PC-BSD Releases Updated Lumina Desktop Environment   BSD   2015-01-23
PC-BSD 10.1.1 To Bring New System Updater, Qt5 Utilities   BSD   2015-01-22
The Most Popular BSD Stories Of 2014   BSD   2015-01-02
Steam Gaming On PC-BSD   Valve   2014-12-14
PC-BSD 10.1-RELEASE Now Available, TrueOS 10.1 Too   BSD   2014-11-17
PC-BSD 10.1 RC2 Now Supports UEFI For Boot & Installation   BSD   2014-11-02
CD-Sized Image Of BSD-Based TrueOS Released For Servers   BSD   2014-09-11
GhostBSD 4.0 Beta 3 Brings New & Updated Packages   BSD   2014-07-17
PC-BSD 10.0.2 Brings An Alpha Version Of The Lumina Desktop   BSD   2014-06-25
Many Interesting Tests Are Coming For The Phoronix 10th Birthday   Phoronix   2014-05-26
AMD's AM1 Platform & Linux 3.15 Dominated April   Phoronix   2014-04-30
PC-BSD Is Developing Its Own Desktop Environment   BSD   2014-04-23
Radeon Now Work Well On PC-BSD, But USB Mouse Support Is Iffy   BSD   2014-02-13
PC-BSD 10.0 Has Been Officially Released   BSD   2014-01-29
My 10 Minute Experience With PC-BSD 10.0   BSD   2014-01-28
PC-BSD 10.0 Likely Being Released Next Week   BSD   2014-01-23
FreeBSD 10.0 Has Finally Been Released   BSD   2014-01-20
PC-BSD 10.0 RC4 Is Close Step Away From Final Release   BSD   2014-01-16
PC-BSD 10.0 RC3 Improves Hybrid Graphics Support   BSD   2014-01-05
PC-BSD 10.0 RC2 Pulls In More Changes   BSD   2013-12-26
PC-BSD 10 To Ship GNOME 3, Mate, Cinnamon   BSD   2013-12-03
GhostBSD 3.5 Supports Xfce 4.10, MATE 1.6, LXDE   BSD   2013-11-07
PC-BSD 9.2 Is An Exciting Upgrade   BSD   2013-10-07
GhostBSD 3.5 Supports LXDE, MATE, Openbox & Xfce   BSD   2013-09-22
FreeBSD Issues Its Final 9.2 Release Candidate   BSD   2013-08-27
FreeBSD 9.2-RC2 Carries Some Regression Fixes   BSD   2013-08-17
JabirOS: A Former Ubuntu OS Turned FreeBSD   BSD   2013-08-16
Running PC-BSD/FreeBSD 9.1 On Intel's Core i7 Haswell   Intel   2013-07-30
MidnightBSD 0.4 Betters The FreeBSD Desktop   BSD   2013-07-06
GhostBSD 3.1 Is Here For GNOME2 On FreeBSD   BSD   2013-06-28
Gaming, Linux Desktop Advances For May 2013   Phoronix   2013-05-31
Phoronix Test Suite 4.6.0 "Utsira" Released   Phoronix Test Suite   2013-05-21
GhostBSD 3.0 Lets You Relive GNOME 2 On BSD   BSD   2013-03-10
PC-BSD Rolls Into A Rolling Release Distribution   BSD   2013-03-04
Phoronix Test Suite 4.4-Forsand Officially Released   Phoronix Test Suite   2013-02-26
Enhancing BSD Benchmarking With 4.4-Forsand   BSD   2013-01-30
Happy Holidays & What's Popular So Far This Month   Phoronix   2012-12-25
Intel Ivy Bridge Borked On FreeBSD, Debian BSD   BSD   2012-06-22
ZFS File-System For Linux Is Still Around   Linux Storage   2012-05-06
Debian kFreeBSD vs. Debian Linux vs. FreeBSD 9   BSD   2012-04-10
KMS For FreeBSD Is Still A Work In Progress   BSD   2012-02-05
FreeBSD 9.0 Arrives w/ DTrace, Clang, ZFS Updates   BSD   2012-01-12
Phoronix Test Suite 3.6-Arendal Released   Phoronix   2011-12-13
UFS vs. ZFS File-System Performance On FreeBSD 9.0   BSD   2011-12-12
FreeBSD 9.0 May Just Be One Week Away   BSD   2011-12-09
Desura Game Client Is Looking To Go Open-Source   Linux Gaming   2011-11-10
FreeBSD 9.0 Has Weekend Release Candidate   BSD   2011-10-23
FreeBSD 9.0 Is Now Planned For November   BSD   2011-10-10
The New Installer Of FreeBSD 9.0   BSD   2011-09-08
PC-BSD/FreeBSD 9.0 For Intel Sandy Bridge   Intel   2011-08-13
PC-BSD Goes Into 9.0 Beta With New Features   BSD   2011-08-02
FreeBSD 8.2 Officially Released   Free Software   2011-02-25
OpenIndiana Build 148 Arrives   Oracle   2010-12-17
Debian's GNU/kFreeBSD Installer Will Support ZFS   Debian   2010-11-30
FreeBSD Will Pay For Some KMS & GEM Love   BSD   2010-10-22
FreeBSD 8.1 Released With Many Updates   BSD   2010-07-24
PC-BSD 8.1 Released; Based On FreeBSD 8.1 w/ KDE 4.4.5   BSD   2010-07-21
FreeBSD 8.1 Nears With Release Candidate   BSD   2010-06-19
Clang, Chromium, ZFS Improve On FreeBSD   BSD   2010-04-23
A Big Operating System Benchmark Comparison   Phoronix   2009-08-14
PTS 1.8.1 Brings Enhanced BSD Support, Etc   Phoronix   2009-04-16