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Ubuntu 18.04 Articles & Reviews

Radeon Software 20.10 vs. Upstream Linux AMD Radeon OpenGL / Vulkan Performance   Display Drivers   2020-04-24
Ubuntu 18.04 vs. 20.04 LTS Performance Preview With Intel Xeon Scalable   Operating Systems   2020-03-29
Ubuntu 18.04/19.10/20.04 vs. Debian 10/Testing Benchmarks On AMD Ryzen   Operating Systems   2020-03-22
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS A Nice Upgrade For AMD Ryzen Owners From 18.04 LTS   Operating Systems   2020-03-18
Windows Subsystem For Linux Performance At The End Of 2019   Operating Systems   2019-12-11
Windows 10 vs. Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Performance On AMD Ryzen 9 3900X   Operating Systems   2019-07-26
7-Way Linux Distribution Benchmarks For July 2019, Including LTO'ed openSUSE Tumbleweed   Operating Systems   2019-07-22
FreeBSD 12 Runs Refreshingly Easy On AMD Ryzen 9 3900X - Benchmarks Against Ubuntu 18.04 LTS   Operating Systems   2019-07-14
The Performance Impact To AMD Zen 2 Compiler Tuning On GCC 9 + Znver2   Software   2019-07-11
Linux Still Yields Better Multi-Threaded Performance On AMD Threadripper Against Windows 10 May 2019 Update   Operating Systems   2019-05-27
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.0 Benchmarks Against RHEL 7.6, Ubuntu 18.04.2 LTS, Clear Linux   Operating Systems   2019-05-13
Initial Benchmarks Of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.0 On An Intel Xeon Cascade Lake Server   Operating Systems   2019-05-08
Intel Xeon Cascade Lake Running Even Faster With Clear Linux - Six Linux Operating Systems Benchmarked   Processors   2019-04-05
Six Linux Distributions Benchmarked On The Dell XPS 9380 Laptop   Computers   2019-02-06
FreeBSD 12.0 vs. DragonFlyBSD 5.4 vs. TrueOS 18.12 vs. Linux On A Tyan EPYC Server   Operating Systems   2019-01-10
DragonFlyBSD 5.4 & FreeBSD 12.0 Performance Benchmarks, Comparison Against Linux   Operating Systems   2018-12-05
EC2 Cloud Linux Benchmarks: Amazon, Clear, Debian, Red Hat, SUSE, Ubuntu   Operating Systems   2018-12-03
8-Way Linux Distribution Benchmarks On The Intel Core i9 9900K - One Distro Wins 67% Of The Time   Operating Systems   2018-10-25
Additional Windows 10 vs. Ubuntu 18.04 NVIDIA/AMD Graphics Benchmarks   Operating Systems   2018-09-29
macOS 10.14 Mojave vs. Ubuntu 18.04 LTS vs. Clear Linux Benchmarks   Operating Systems   2018-09-27
Initial Tests: Windows 10 vs. Ubuntu With NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 / GTX 1080 Ti / RTX 2080 Ti   Linux Gaming   2018-09-26
Ubuntu 18.10 Performance Is Looking Up, But Clear Linux Still Leads In Many Tests   Operating Systems   2018-09-24
AMDGPU-PRO 18.30 Pro/Open vs. Upstream Mesa OpenGL/Vulkan Radeon Benchmarks   Display Drivers   2018-08-23
A Look At The Windows 10 vs. Linux Performance On AMD Threadripper 2990WX   Operating Systems   2018-08-13
NVIDIA OpenCL Benchmarks 6-Way With The 396.45 Linux Driver   Display Drivers   2018-07-27
A Closer Look At The Linux Laptop Power Use Between Ubuntu, Fedora, Clear & Antergos   Computers   2018-07-22
Dell XPS 13: Windows 10 vs. Linux Distribution Benchmarks   Operating Systems   2018-07-17
Windows Server 2016 vs. FreeBSD 11.2 vs. 8 Linux Distributions Performance   Operating Systems   2018-07-13
Mesa 18.0/18.1/18.2 RadeonSI + RADV Benchmark Comparison With Radeon RX 580 / R9 Fury / RX Vega 64   Display Drivers   2018-07-03
Radeon Software 18.20 vs. Mesa 18.2 RadeonSI/RADV Linux Driver Performance   Display Drivers   2018-06-26
Wine 3.10 vs. Ubuntu 18.04 vs. Windows 10 Desktop Performance   Operating Systems   2018-06-22
Intel Hyper Threading Performance With A Core i7 On Ubuntu 18.04 LTS   Computers   2018-06-20
Using W10Privacy To Boost Ubuntu WSL Performance On Windows 10   Software   2018-06-18
12-Way Linux Graphics Card Comparison Using The Newest May 2018 Drivers   Display Drivers   2018-05-26
Benchmarking Ubuntu 18.04 On Windows Subsystem for Linux: WSL Leading Bare Linux In More Tests   Operating Systems   2018-05-18
Four Years After Launch, AMD Kaveri Sees Huge Performance Boost On Linux   Display Drivers   2018-05-14
KDE vs. GNOME, X.Org vs. Wayland Radeon Linux Gaming Performance With Ubuntu 18.04 LTS   Linux Gaming   2018-05-12
GCC 8.1 vs. GCC 7.3 Compiler Benchmarks On Five AMD/Intel Linux Systems   Software   2018-05-10
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS vs. Fedora 28 vs. Clear Linux Benchmarks   Operating Systems   2018-05-04
Ubuntu 16.04 vs. 18.04 Performance On Six Systems   Operating Systems   2018-05-02
Ubuntu 12.04 To Ubuntu 18.04 Benchmarks On An Intel Laptop   Operating Systems   2018-04-30
Checking Out Ubuntu 18.04's Hardware/Software Software Survey   Operating Systems   2018-04-25
DragonFlyBSD 5.2, TrueOS 18.03, FreeBSD 11.1, Ubuntu 16.04/18.04 & Clear Linux Tests   Operating Systems   2018-04-21
Linux RAID Performance On Dual NVMe SSDs   Storage   2018-03-30
A Look At Ubuntu 10.04 To Ubuntu 18.04 Linux Performance   Operating Systems   2018-03-29
Linux 3.17 To Linux 4.16 Kernel Benchmarks On Intel Gulftown & Haswell Hardware   Software   2018-03-25
A Look At The Relative Spectre/Meltdown Mitigation Costs On Windows vs. Linux   Operating Systems   2018-03-23
Ubuntu 18.04 Versus Six Other Linux Distributions On AMD EPYC   Operating Systems   2018-03-15
The Cost Of Home Directory Encryption & LUKS Full Disk Encryption On Ubuntu 18.04   Operating Systems   2018-02-09
Trying Out openSUSE Leap 15.0 Beta, Comparison Linux Benchmarks   Operating Systems   2018-01-31

Ubuntu 18.04 Linux & Open-Source News

AMD Releases AOMP 16.0-2 For Its Radeon OpenMP Offloading Compiler   AMD   2022-11-13
Radeon ROCm 5.2.3 Released With Ubuntu 20.04.5 Support, Various Library Fixes   Radeon   2022-08-19
Radeon Pro Software For Enterprise 22.Q2 For Linux Released   Radeon   2022-08-12
AMD ROCm 5.2.1 Released For The Open-Source Radeon GPU Compute Stack   Radeon   2022-07-22
AMD ROCm 5.2 Released With New rocWMMA Library   Radeon   2022-06-29
AMDVLK 2022.Q2.2 Released As First Update In Over One Month   Radeon   2022-05-20
AOMP 15.0-2 Released For Radeon OpenMP Compiler   Radeon   2022-05-20
Radeon Pro Software for Enterprise 21.Q4 Linux Driver Released   Radeon   2021-12-17
Radeon Software 21.40.1 Linux Driver Unifies ROCm, Uses New Driver Distribution Model   Radeon   2021-11-12
Canonical Extending Ubuntu 14.04/16.04 LTS Support To Ten Years   Ubuntu   2021-09-21
Ubuntu 18.04.6 LTS Released To Correct Broken Install Media   Ubuntu   2021-09-17
Radeon Pro Software for Enterprise 21.Q3 Released For Linux   Radeon   2021-09-15
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
Radeon Software for Linux 21.30 Brings Support For Ubuntu 20.04.3 LTS, RX 6600 XT   AMD   2021-08-10
AMD Releases AOMP 13.0-5 Radeon OpenMP Compiler   Radeon   2021-07-30
Radeon Pro Software for Enterprise 21.Q2 for Linux Driver Released   Radeon   2021-06-30
Radeon Software for Linux 21.20 Released   Radeon   2021-06-29
AMD Releases Radeon Pro Software for Enterprise 21.Q1 for Linux   Radeon   2021-03-24
Ubuntu Figuring Out Whether To FSCK Its File-Systems At Boot   Ubuntu   2021-03-23
Intel Looking To Finally Upstream Linux Driver For Their Gaussian & Neural Accelerator   Intel   2021-02-16
Ubuntu 21.04 Will Try To Use Wayland By Default   Ubuntu   2021-01-28
Happy New Year! A Look Back At The Most Popular Phoronix Content Of 2020   Phoronix   2020-12-31
Ubuntu Had A Stellar 2020 From Ubuntu 20.04 LTS To Continued WSL, Cloud Popularity   Ubuntu   2020-12-29
Canonical's Snap Packaging Switching To LZO Compression For Faster Startup Times   Ubuntu   2020-10-27
Intel Core i7 1165G7 Tiger Lake vs. AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 4750U Linux Performance   AMD   2020-10-24
Trisquel 9.0 Released - Powered By The Linux 4.15 Kernel   Operating Systems   2020-10-19
Radeon Software for Linux 20.40 Released With RX 5300 Series Support   Radeon   2020-10-05
AMDVLK 2020.Q3.6 Vulkan Driver Brings Several Fixes   Radeon   2020-09-28
AOMP 11.9 Released For OpenMP Offloading To Radeon GPUs   Radeon   2020-09-12
Micron's HSE Open-Source Storage Engine 1.8 Released   Hardware   2020-08-23
Intel oneAPI Level Zero 1.0 Released   Intel   2020-08-20
Ubuntu 18.04.5 + Ubuntu 16.04.7 LTS Released   Ubuntu   2020-08-13
Radeon Pro Software for Enterprise 20.Q3 Released For Linux   Radeon   2020-08-12
AMDVLK 2020.Q3.3 Driver Enables Its Pipeline Cache   Radeon   2020-08-07
Valve's Steam July 2020 Numbers Point To A Small Dip For Linux   Valve   2020-08-01
Intel vs. AMD, Systemd-Homed, Kernel Advancements Top H1'2020 For Linux   Phoronix   2020-06-30
Dell To Begin Shipping Ubuntu 20.04 LTS On Their Latest XPS Developer Edition   Ubuntu   2020-06-23
Another Attack Vector Uncovered For Bypassing Linux Lockdown Via ACPI Tables   Linux Security   2020-06-15
Ubuntu 18.04's Heavily Patched Kernel Opens Door To Lockdown Bypass, Breaks Secure Boot   Ubuntu   2020-06-14
Linux Mint 20 Beta Released - Based On Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, Introduces Warpinator   Operating Systems   2020-06-14
Radeon Software for Linux 20.20 Released With Ubuntu 20.04 Support   Radeon   2020-06-13
NVIDIA 450 Linux Beta Driver Quietly Rolls Out With New PRIME Option, Other Improvements   NVIDIA   2020-06-07
Ubuntu 20.04's Server Installer Sees Last Minute Work To Better Handle Linux RAID Installs   Ubuntu   2020-04-22
Radeon Software For Linux 20.10 Driver Released   AMD   2020-04-17
Watch Out: Microsoft Windows WSL1 Currently Borked With Ubuntu 20.04   Ubuntu   2020-04-12
Steam Survey Points To Tiny Uptick In Linux Percentage For March   Valve   2020-04-04
Apple Using Rust, exFAT, Ryzen Laptops, Ubuntu 20.04 Advances + Other Hits From March   Phoronix   2020-03-31
PHP 7.4 Lands For Ubuntu 20.04 LTS   Ubuntu   2020-03-27
Radeon Pro Software for Enterprise 20.Q1.1 for Linux Released   Radeon   2020-02-22
Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS Released With The Newest Hardware Enablement Stack   Ubuntu   2020-02-12
Canonical Gets Into Cloud Gaming & More With Anbox Cloud For Cloud-Based Android Apps/Gaming   Ubuntu   2020-01-21
AMD Begins Providing PowerPC Builds Of Their "AOMP" GPU Compiler   Radeon   2020-01-14
Radeon Software for Linux 19.50 Quietly Released For Newest Enterprise-Focused Driver Support   Radeon   2020-01-05
Dell Finally Rolls Out XPS 13 Developer Edition With Ice Lake, Fingerprint Reader   Hardware   2020-01-02
Happy New Year + A Look Back At The Most Popular Linux Content Of 2019   Phoronix   2019-12-31
FSF-Approved Trisquel 9.0 Reaches Development Milestone Before Ringing In The New Year   GNU   2019-12-31
KDE Plasma 5 + KDE Applications Matured Rather Well   KDE   2019-12-26
Linux Mint 19.3 "Tricia" Released With Better HiDPI Support, App Changes   Operating Systems   2019-12-18
Canonical Wants Your Feedback To Help Prepare Ubuntu 20.04 LTS   Ubuntu   2019-12-17
Ten Years Past GNOME's 10x10 Goal, The Linux Desktop Is Still Far From Having A 10% Marketshare   GNOME   2019-12-14
Linux Mint 19.3 Enters Beta With HiDPI Support Finally Nearing Completion, New Default Apps   Operating Systems   2019-12-03
Radeon Pro Software for Enterprise 19.Q4 for Linux Released   Radeon   2019-11-13
Dell Now Offering More Ubuntu Developer Edition Options For Their Comet Lake XPS   Hardware   2019-10-31
Radeon ROCm 2.9 Released With New "RALI" Library, rocTX   AMD   2019-10-05
AMD Dominated Q3 In Wooing Over Linux / Open-Source Fans   Phoronix   2019-10-03
Unofficial Radeon ROCm Packages Re-Enable APU Support   Radeon   2019-10-01
Logic Supply Announces Karbon 700 Rugged Linux PC With Core / Xeon CPU Options   Hardware   2019-08-27
Dell XPS 7390 Developer Edition Announced - Intel Comet Lake With Ubuntu 18.04 LTS   Hardware   2019-08-21
Radeon Software for Linux 19.30 Updated With Ubuntu 18.04.3 LTS Support   Radeon   2019-08-16
Radeon Pro Software for Enterprise 19.Q3 for Linux Released   Radeon   2019-08-15
Ubuntu 18.04.3 LTS Released - Switches To Using 19.04's Linux 5.0 HWE   Ubuntu   2019-08-08
Firefox 68 vs. Chrome 76 Linux Web Browser Performance Benchmarks   Desktop   2019-08-02
Linux Mint 19.2 Officially Released   Operating Systems   2019-08-02
AMD Dominated The Conversation Among Linux/Open-Source Fans In July   Phoronix   2019-08-01
UBports Is Working On Ubuntu Touch OTA-10   Ubuntu   2019-07-31
Linux 5.2/5.3 Kernel Performance On The AMD Ryzen 9 3900X   AMD   2019-07-27
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Server Planning A New Means For Automated Installations   Ubuntu   2019-07-19
Linux Mint 19.2 "Tina" Available In Beta Form   Operating Systems   2019-07-16
ASUS ROG CROSSHAIR VIII HERO Testing On Ubuntu 18.04 Linux   AMD   2019-07-15
AMD Releases BIOS Fix To Motherboard Partners For Booting Newer Linux Distributions   AMD   2019-07-12
Radeon Graphics, Zombieload & Kernel Changes Intrigued Open-Source Fans In H1-2019   Phoronix   2019-07-09
The Ryzen 3000 Boot Problem With Newer Linux Distros Might Be Due To RdRand Issue   AMD   2019-07-08
Radeon Software For Linux 19.30 Brings Radeon RX 5700 Support   Radeon   2019-07-07
There's A Professional Grade Digital Cinema Camera Powered By Linux   Hardware   2019-06-24
Ubuntu Developer Talks Down Impact Of 32-Bit Changes For Ubuntu 19.10   Ubuntu   2019-06-23
Wine Developers Appear Quite Apprehensive About Ubuntu's Plans To Drop 32-Bit Support   WINE   2019-06-20
Ubuntu 19.10 To Drop 32-bit x86 Packages   Ubuntu   2019-06-18
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS With Latest GNOME Update Now Plays Nicely For 120~144Hz Displays   Ubuntu   2019-06-10
Zombieload, RHEL 8.0, Linux 5.2 & GCC Happenings Dominated May   Free Software   2019-05-31
Dell's Precision 5540/7540/7740 Now Shipping With Ubuntu Linux   Hardware   2019-05-30
AMD Radeon Pro Software for Enterprise 19.Q2 for Linux Released   Radeon   2019-05-09
Intel Cascade Lake Xeon Benchmarks With GCC 8 vs. GCC 9 Compilers   Intel   2019-05-03
Dell Launches Linux-Loaded Precision 3540 Laptop Starting At ~$700 USD   Hardware   2019-05-01
ZFS On Linux, Intel Cascadelake, Linux 5.1/5.2 Excited Phoronix Readers In April   Phoronix   2019-05-01
Intel Is Looking For Feedback On Their Open-Source OpenCL Linux Driver Support   Intel   2019-04-29
Radeon Software for Linux 19.10 Adds Ubuntu 18.04.2 Support   Radeon   2019-04-25
OpenJDK 11 Now The Default Java For Ubuntu 18.04 LTS - Plus Some New OpenJDK Benchmarks   Ubuntu   2019-04-22
Running Intel MKL-DNN On 2 x Xeon Platinum 8280 CPUs With GCC 9 "Cascadelake" Tuning   Intel   2019-04-18
Mozilla Preparing To Test WebRender With "Qualified" Linux Users   Mozilla   2019-04-10
Maximizing HEVC/VP9/AV1 Video Encoding On Intel Xeon Cascade Lake With SVT + Clear Linux   Intel   2019-04-06
Linux 5.1 Is Offering Up Some Performance Improvements, At Least For Cascade Lake   Linux Kernel   2019-04-03
Additional Xeon Platinum 8280 Cascade Lake Benchmarks - See How Your Linux System Runs   Intel   2019-04-02
Ampere Computing + Packet Roll Out eMAG To The Public Cloud - 32 Cores For $1 Per Hour   Hardware   2019-03-29
Linux 5.0, Radeon VII, Intel Iris Driver & Other Exciting Milestones In February   Phoronix   2019-02-28
More GNOME Shell / Mutter Performance Optimizations & Latency Reductions Still Coming   GNOME   2019-02-25
It's Still Undecided Whether Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Will Support 32-bit x86 (i386)   Ubuntu   2019-02-18
Ubuntu 18.04.2 LTS Now Available With The New HWE Stack   Ubuntu   2019-02-14
Ubuntu 18.04.2 LTS Working To Be Released This Week With New Hardware Enablement Stack   Ubuntu   2019-02-11
New System76 Darter Pro Now Shipping At $999+   Hardware   2019-02-05
Initial Hands-On & Benchmarking With The Dell XPS 9380 Pre-Loaded With Ubuntu 18.04 LTS   Hardware   2019-02-02
New System76 Darter Pro Coming Soon With Intel 8th Gen CPUs, 1080p Display   Hardware   2019-01-29
Dell XPS 13 9380 Developer Edition Now Available, Shipping With Ubuntu 18.04 LTS   Hardware   2019-01-23
Ubuntu Core 18 Released By Canonical For IoT/Embedded With 10 Year Support Strategy   Ubuntu   2019-01-22
That's A Wrap For 2018 With 3,693 News Articles, 314 Linux Hardware Reviews/Benchmarks   Phoronix   2018-12-31
Ubuntu Had A Very Busy 2018 But Not Everything Turned Out As Planned   Ubuntu   2018-12-30
Linux CoC, Debian, Speck & Kernel Happenings Rounded Out Q4-2018   Free Software   2018-12-28
The X.Org Server Continues Cruising Along As We Approach 2019   X.Org   2018-12-28
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti vs. TITAN RTX In 82 Linux Graphics / Compute Benchmarks   NVIDIA   2018-12-28
The Most Popular AMD/Radeon Linux News Of 2018   AMD   2018-12-26
A Look At The Wayland/Weston Development Stats For 2018   Wayland   2018-12-26
The Most Popular Intel Linux News & Reviews Of 2018   Intel   2018-12-25
Lubuntu Will Stop Providing 32-Bit Releases - Starting With 19.04   Ubuntu   2018-12-20
AMD's ROCm 2.0 Radeon Compute Stack Being Prepared For Release   Radeon   2018-12-19
Linux Mint 19.1 Released Ahead Of The Holidays   Operating Systems   2018-12-19
OpenSSL 1.1.1 With TLS 1.3 Being Back-Ported To Ubuntu 18.04 LTS   Ubuntu   2018-12-18
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Now Available On Select Dell Precision Laptops   Ubuntu   2018-12-18
Radeon Software for Linux 18.50 Released - Just One Listed Change   Radeon   2018-12-14
More Radeon RX 590 Ubuntu Benchmarks - See How Your Linux GPU Performance Compares   Radeon   2018-12-09
GNOME Shell In Ubuntu 19.04 Should Be Faster, Ubuntu Devs Still Working On New Installer   Ubuntu   2018-12-05
Xubuntu Will Stop Producing 32-bit ISOs Beginning With Xubuntu 19.04   Ubuntu   2018-12-02
The First Benchmarks Of The Intel-Powered ODROID-H2 $111 Board   Intel   2018-11-28
AMDVLK 2018.4.2 Open-Source Vulkan Driver Brings Sparse Support, Degenerate Triangles   Radeon   2018-11-20
AMDVLK Vulkan Driver Sees Its First Tagged Release   Radeon   2018-11-12
The Anticipated Linux Driver Requirements For The Radeon Instinct MI50 / MI60 (Vega 20)   Radeon   2018-11-08
The WSL Improvements In The Windows 10 October 2018 Update   Microsoft   2018-11-05
NVIDIA RTX, AMD On Linux & Distro Performance Dominated Linux Discussions In October   Phoronix   2018-11-01
Radeon Software 18.40 Released For Linux Systems   Radeon   2018-10-24
Ubuntu "User Statistics" Published, But It's A Letdown To Data Junkies   Ubuntu   2018-10-18
Ubuntu 18.10 Set For Release Today With Some Nice Improvements   Ubuntu   2018-10-18
The Expected Feature We Didn't See Yet For Ubuntu 18.10   Ubuntu   2018-10-16
Valve Updates SteamVR AMD Requirements, Recommends Using PPAs On Ubuntu   Valve   2018-10-04
Speck, Steam Play, RTX 2080 & Linux Kernel Activity Dominated The Scene In September   Phoronix   2018-10-01
Q3 Was Exciting For Linux Enthusiasts With Threadripper, Mesa, Steam Play & Kernel Drama   Phoronix   2018-09-28
KDE Neon Rebased To Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Now Official   KDE   2018-09-26
[email protected] Performance Is Looking Good On The GeForce RTX 2080 Ti   NVIDIA   2018-09-22
PHP 7.3-RC1 Released, Benchmarks Looking Good For This Next PHP7 Update   Free Software   2018-09-16
AMD ROCm 1.9 Available With Vega 20 Support Plus Upstream Kernel Compatibility   Radeon   2018-09-15
Linux 4.19 Is Looking Good So Far, At Least On Intel Xeons   Hardware   2018-09-10
Threadripper 2, Spectre, Steam Play / Proton & Linux 4.19 Made August Super Exciting   Phoronix   2018-08-31