Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via Twitter or contacted via MichaelLarabel.com.
Another Nouveau Companion (the Wiki newsletter that talks about developments in the open-source 3D NVIDIA display driver) has come out this morning with their seventeenth edition. Covered in Nouveau Companion #17 are developments on what has happened with the Nouveau driver in the past three weeks. There has some progress made in a variety of areas and can be read about over on the Nouveau Wiki.