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AMD
17 Fresh AMDGPU DC Patches Posted Today22 Mar 2017
Dota 2 Receives Optimization For AMD Ryzen CPUs20 Mar 2017
AMD Sends Out 100 Patches, Enabling Vega Support In AMDGPU DRM20 Mar 2017
David Airlie Tackling RADV Vulkan Conformance20 Mar 2017
Hammering The AMD Ryzen 7 1800X With An Intense, Threaded Workload16 Mar 2017
AMD Ryzen 5 CPUs Launching Next Month, 4 & 6 Core Options16 Mar 2017
AMDGPU LLVM Expert Has Left AMD, Now Working For Red Hat13 Mar 2017
AMD Sends Out Prep AMDGPU Patches For New GPUs09 Mar 2017
An Experimental Ubuntu Kernel Build With AMDGPU DC/DAL07 Mar 2017
Linux 4.11 Doesn't Change The Game For AMD's Ryzen05 Mar 2017

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790 Articles
BSD
VGA-Switcheroo Ported From Linux To DragonFlyBSD23 Mar 2017
OpenSSH 7.5 Released, Legacy Crypto Functions Still Heading For Retirement20 Mar 2017
DragonFlyBSD On NVMe SSDs: Samsung Good, Intel 600p Not16 Mar 2017
DragonFlyBSD's HAMMER File-System Gets Important Write Performance Boost15 Mar 2017
NetBSD 7.1 Released, Brings Initial Nouveau DRM & Better Linux Compatibility15 Mar 2017
DragonFlyBSD 4.8 Up To Release Candidate Phase12 Mar 2017
Intel To Increase Engagement With FreeBSD, Makes $250k Donation12 Mar 2017
NetBSD 7.1 RC2 Released26 Feb 2017
NetBSD Accomplishes Reproducible Builds20 Feb 2017
FreeBSD 12 Looking At Dropping SVR4 Binary Compatibility15 Feb 2017

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413 Articles
Compiler
PyPy 2.7 + PyPy 3.5 v5.7 Released21 Mar 2017
LLD Linker Declared Ready For Production On x86_64 ELF Platforms15 Mar 2017
LLVM 5.0 Should Offer Better AMD Ryzen Performance14 Mar 2017
LLVM 4.0 Released13 Mar 2017
Facebook Brings HHVM To ARM 64-bit09 Mar 2017
LLVM 4.0 Compiler Stack Is Getting Prepped For Release08 Mar 2017
C++17 Is Near, A Look At The New Features06 Mar 2017
Zapcc 1.0 Compiler Announced06 Mar 2017
A WebAssembly Back-End For The GNU Toolchain05 Mar 2017
LLVM 4.0 Release Candidate 303 Mar 2017

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834 Articles
Coreboot
Coreboot Picks Up A New Kabylake Chromebook "Fizz"24 Mar 2017
Dell Is Exploring The Use Of Coreboot, At Least Internally23 Mar 2017
Purism's Librem 13 Coreboot Port Now "100%" Complete27 Feb 2017
Raptor Engineering Hopes To Bring OpenBMC To An ASUS Motherboard12 Feb 2017
Intel Leafhill & ThinkPad L520 Added To Coreboot25 Jan 2017
Librecore: Aiming To Be A Better Libre Spin Of Coreboot19 Jan 2017
Google "Poppy" Kabylake Board Added To Coreboot20 Dec 2016
100% Of The 289 Coreboot Images Are Now Built Reproducible20 Dec 2016
Another Old Intel Motherboard Gets Picked Up By Coreboot09 Nov 2016
AMD Stoney Ridge Support Lands In Coreboot08 Nov 2016

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135 Articles
Debian
Linux Mint Debian Edition Updated (LMDE 2)13 Mar 2017
Debian Is Gearing Up For Stretch, Planning A Future Roadmap12 Mar 2017
Debian 9.0 Stretch Is Now Frozen06 Feb 2017
Debian Installer's 9.0 Stretch RC2 Released01 Feb 2017
Debian Linux Is Now Available For NVIDIA's Jetson TX126 Jan 2017
Debian Installer Stretch RC 1 Arrives, The /usr Merge Has Been Postponed15 Jan 2017
Debian 8.7 Jessie Released14 Jan 2017
Debian Stretch Enters Its Soft Freeze, Full Freeze In One Month07 Jan 2017
Intel Iris Pro OpenGL Benchmarks On Debian 9 Testing01 Jan 2017
Debian Eyes Automatic Updates For New Installations23 Dec 2016

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202 Articles
Desktop
MATE 1.18 Desktop Released, Finished Porting To GTK314 Mar 2017
Xfce Parole Media Player 0.9 Released11 Feb 2017
Gentoo Developer: Is The Linux Desktop Less Secure Than Windows 10?05 Feb 2017
Budgie Desktop To Begin Decoupling From GNOME, Will Use Qt24 Jan 2017
PulseAudio 10.0 Officially Released18 Jan 2017
PulseAudio 10 Coming Soon, Using Memfd Shared Memory By Default18 Jan 2017
GNOME vs. KDE: The Top Linux Desktop News Of 201628 Dec 2016
Cinnamon 3.2 Desktop Officially Released21 Nov 2016
A Walkthrough Of Enlightenment's New Launcher "Luncher"15 Nov 2016
Raspberry Pi's Desktop Likely Switching To Compton For Better Performance15 Nov 2016

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247 Articles
Fedora
Fedora 26 Alpha Faces Another Delay23 Mar 2017
AC3 Codec Coming For Fedora 2622 Mar 2017
Fedora Announces Its First Layered Image Release17 Mar 2017
Fedora 26 Alpha Has Been Delayed16 Mar 2017
Fedora 27 Will Indeed Eliminate Alpha Releases10 Mar 2017
Fedora Getting Ready For Linux 4.10, F26 Likely Shipping With Linux 4.1123 Feb 2017
Fedora 27 Aiming To Drop Out Alpha Releases20 Feb 2017
Fedora 26 Will Receive Glibc 2.2518 Feb 2017
FESCo Will Let GLVND Support Land In Fedora 2511 Feb 2017
Fedora 27 Scheduled To Be Released On Halloween10 Feb 2017

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678 Articles
Free Software
OpenSSL Planning To Relicense Its Code24 Mar 2017
Blender Making Progress On Its Realtime PBR Engine22 Mar 2017
Audacity 2.1.3 Released19 Mar 2017
Pidgin 2.12 Instant Messenger Client Released13 Mar 2017
SPI Inc Ended 2016 Managing 2.48 Million USD For Open-Source Projects12 Mar 2017
Collabora Rolls Out CODE 2.0 Update11 Mar 2017
Samba 4.6 Released With Various Printing/Sharing Changes09 Mar 2017
Postfix 3.2 Released04 Mar 2017
Free Software Foundation Europe: What Happened In Munich04 Mar 2017
ELC2017: The State of U-Boot26 Feb 2017

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1282 Articles
General
FP64 Support Finally Lands In Mesa Git For Intel Haswell03 Jan 2017

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1 Articles
GNOME
GNOME's GTK Gets Gtef'ed24 Mar 2017
GNOME 3.24 Released With Night Light Mode, Maps Navigation & More22 Mar 2017
GNOME's Vala 0.36 Released18 Mar 2017
GNOME 3.24 RC2 Released16 Mar 2017
GNOME Wayland Gets Last Minute Drag-n-Drop Improvements14 Mar 2017
GNOME 3.24 Beta 2 Released, Prepping For This Month's Launch02 Mar 2017
GStreamer Now Supports Multi-Threaded Scaling/Conversion For Big Performance Win24 Feb 2017
Outreachy Applications Now Open For Their 2017 Summer Internships16 Feb 2017
GNOME 3.24 Beta Released16 Feb 2017
GNOME Shell & Mutter Up To 3.24 Beta State16 Feb 2017

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748 Articles
GNU
The GNU Toolchain Has Made Much Progress So Far In 201717 Mar 2017
GCC 7.1 Will Likely Be Released In Mid-April15 Mar 2017
FSF Certifies Three More Devices For Respecting Your Freedom06 Mar 2017
GNU Binutils 2.28 Released, Adds RISC-V Support06 Mar 2017
GNU Linux-Libre 4.10: GPU Drivers Remain The Most Frequent Offenders26 Feb 2017
GRUB 2.02 Is Still Coming Along With Many Features, Even Morse Code Output16 Feb 2017
RISC-V Port Lands In GCC 7 Codebase06 Feb 2017
GNU's ddrescue For Disk Recovery Updated With New Options06 Feb 2017
Glibc 2.25 Now Available With getrandom(), Better Stack Smashing Protection05 Feb 2017
C++ Support Added To GCC's libcc1, Benefiting GDB30 Jan 2017

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229 Articles
Google
Chrome 58 Beta Supports IndexedDB 2.0, New Developer Features21 Mar 2017
Android O Developer Preview Released21 Mar 2017
Guetzli: Google Rolls Out A New JPEG Encoder16 Mar 2017
Chromium Adds Support For Animated PNGs14 Mar 2017
GAPID: Google Has A New Graphics Debugger For Vulkan & OpenGL ES10 Mar 2017
Chrome 57 Arrives For Linux Users, WebAssembly By Default10 Mar 2017
Google Rolling Out New Ignition + TurboFan V8 Compiler Architecture23 Feb 2017
Google Announces First Practical SHA1 Collision23 Feb 2017
RSPIRV: Google's Rust Implementation Of SPIR-V11 Feb 2017
Google Chrome 57 Enters Beta02 Feb 2017

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270 Articles
Hardware
Sailfish Coming To Sony Xperia Devices, Jala & Inoi R721 Mar 2017
Eric Anholt Continues Tuning GLAMOR, Cleaning Up ARM CLCD Driver21 Mar 2017
Raspberry Pi VC4 HDMI Audio Support Coming To Linux 4.1220 Mar 2017
Gallium3D VC4 Driver Being Ported To A Phone14 Mar 2017
ARM Talks Mali Vulkan, Lack Of Open Drivers & More @ Linaro Budapest 1711 Mar 2017
ImgTech Announces "Furian" GPU Architecture08 Mar 2017
Patriot Torch: Trying A $30 SSD On Linux07 Mar 2017
WeTek Hub & WeTek Play Steaming/Media Devices To Be Supported By Linux 4.1104 Mar 2017
Razer Is Planning Better Laptop Support On Linux02 Mar 2017
FBDEV Is Still Chugging Along With Linux 4.1128 Feb 2017

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1055 Articles
Intel
Intel Has More P-State Changes Coming For Linux 4.1223 Mar 2017
Intel's Vulkan Driver Working On VK_KHX_multiview Support23 Mar 2017
Intel Has More DRM Graphics Driver Code Ready For Linux 4.1221 Mar 2017
OpenGL 4.0 / FP64 Patches Updated For Intel Ivy Bridge20 Mar 2017
Pipeline Statistic Queries Land In Mesa ANV18 Mar 2017
Intel Does Final XenGT Release Off Old Codebase17 Mar 2017
Firmware-Based Power Management For Intel Graphics Advances17 Mar 2017
Pipeline Statistics Queries Wired Up For Intel ANV Vulkan Driver15 Mar 2017
Intel Clear Containers Rearchitected With Docker Swarm & Kubernetes Support13 Mar 2017
Intel GPU Tools 1.18 Released13 Mar 2017

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1124 Articles
KDE
KDevelop 5.1 Released With LLDB Support, Initial OpenCL, Better Python Support21 Mar 2017
KDE Plasma Planning Browser Integration, Possible Touchpad Gestures20 Mar 2017
KDE digiKam 5.5.0 Released14 Mar 2017
KDE "Simon" Speech Recognition Being Revived13 Mar 2017
Some Of The Changes Coming To KDE Plasma 5.1007 Mar 2017
KDE's Kube Mail/PIM Client Does Its First Tech Preview Release03 Mar 2017
KDE Applications 17.04 To Be Released 20 April17 Feb 2017
KDE Discover Making Progress With Flatpak Support14 Feb 2017
The State Of Flatpak vs. Snaps On Various Linux Distributions09 Feb 2017
KDE Plasma Leaning Towards Focusing On Flatpak Over AppImage/Snaps08 Feb 2017

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635 Articles
LibreOffice
LibreOffice 5.3 Released With A Plethora Of Improvements01 Feb 2017
LibreOffice 5.3 Is Coming This Week, A Look At The New Features30 Jan 2017
LibreOffice Enables "Complex Text Layout" By Default25 Dec 2016
LibreOffice Announces "MUFFIN" User Interface21 Dec 2016
Some GTK3/Wayland/OpenGL Improvements For LibreOffice13 Dec 2016
LibreOffice 5.3 Beta Available For Beta Testing27 Nov 2016
LibreOffice 5.3 Enables New Layout Engine By Default01 Nov 2016
LibreOffice 5.3 Alpha Tagged, New Features Inbound20 Oct 2016
Apache OpenOffice Proposed For Retirement, Still Being Debated02 Sep 2016
The Document Foundation's 2015 Annual Report13 Aug 2016

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85 Articles
Linux Events
Linaro Connect Budapest '17 Slides & Videos11 Mar 2017
Embedded Linux Conference 2017 Videos Now Online02 Mar 2017
Mesa, Vulkan & Other Driver Talks From 2017 Embedded Linux Conference25 Feb 2017
There's One Week Until FOSDEM 201728 Jan 2017
Linux.Conf.Au 2017 Videos Now Available Online20 Jan 2017
Linux.Conf.Au 2017 Kicks Off In Tasmania: Kernel Fun, Vulkan, GPU-Accelerated JPEG15 Jan 2017
Linux.Conf.Au 2016 Videos Now Online08 Feb 2016
Chemnitz Linux Days 2016 Is Happening In Just Over One Month07 Feb 2016
DevConf.cz 2016 Videos Now Available07 Feb 2016
The Linux Graphics Talks For FOSDEM 201602 Dec 2015

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44 Articles
Linux Gaming
Day of Infamy Released For Linux Gamers23 Mar 2017
Battle for Wesnoth 1.13.7 Released23 Mar 2017
Feral Now Formally Providing Free Linux Games To Mesa Developers22 Mar 2017
Unreal Engine 4 Making Progress On Linux With Vulkan & SteamVR21 Mar 2017
Serious Sam Fusion 2017 Rolls Into Public Beta20 Mar 2017
Star Citizen Plans To Go Vulkan-Only19 Mar 2017
Croteam Will Soon Be Releasing Fusion 2017 Update To Serious Sam HD16 Mar 2017
Keith Packard Comments On Valve Work14 Mar 2017
Godot 3.0 Is Working On WebAssembly + WebGL 2.0 Exporting14 Mar 2017
Ioquake3 Pushes Out Important Security Update13 Mar 2017

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1351 Articles
Linux Kernel
ELKDAT Tool Released To Ease Linux Kernel Development & Testing24 Mar 2017
New Corsair Mice & Keyboards Supported By The Linux 4.11 Kernel21 Mar 2017
Linux 4.11-rc3 Released20 Mar 2017
BUS1 Is Working On A D-Bus Broker18 Mar 2017
Heterogeneous Memory Management Is Still Planning For Linux 4.1217 Mar 2017
TEE Subsystem Proposed For Linux 4.12 Kernel15 Mar 2017
Linux 4.11-rc2 Kernel Released12 Mar 2017
A New /dev/random Is Still Being Worked On10 Mar 2017
Linux 4.11-rc1 Kernel Released05 Mar 2017
Statx - Enhanced File Information - System Call Sent In For Linux 4.1103 Mar 2017

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1572 Articles
Linux Storage
EXT4 Patch For Statx Support16 Mar 2017
Bcachefs Brings New On-Disk Format With Encryption, Better Multi-Device Support16 Mar 2017
Btrfs Gets More Fixes & Performance Optimizations For Linux 4.1104 Mar 2017
F2FS Feature Work For The Linux 4.11 Kernel01 Mar 2017
Reiser4 Updated For The Linux 4.10 Kernel26 Feb 2017
MD RAID Optimizations, Btrfs Fixes For Linux 4.1125 Feb 2017
Google Developing "Upspin" Framework For Naming/Sharing Files21 Feb 2017
EXT4, Fscrypt Updates For Linux 4.1120 Feb 2017
Linux Soft RAID's MDADM 4.0 Utility Released10 Jan 2017
Germany's 1&1 Still Working On MARS For The Linux Kernel, Still Hoping For Upstream31 Dec 2016

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217 Articles
Mesa
Nouveau TGSI Shader Cache Enabled In Mesa 17.1 Git23 Mar 2017
Porting Mesa/Libdrm's Build System To Meson Brings Up Controversy21 Mar 2017
Mesa 17.0.2 Released Along WIth Mesa 13.0.620 Mar 2017
Another Polaris 12 ID Added To RadeonSI18 Mar 2017
Mesa 17.0.2 Release Candidate Queues 40+ Changes17 Mar 2017
Trying Out The New OpenGL Threaded Dispatch In Mesa 17.116 Mar 2017
Threaded OpenGL Dispatch Lands In Mesa 17.116 Mar 2017
Mesa 13.0.6 Is Being Prepared For Release With Many Backported Changes15 Mar 2017
RADV Now Advertises Vulkan 1.0.42; Shader Cache Thread Queue Lands In Mesa14 Mar 2017
Arceri Is Working To Further Improve Mesa's Shader Cache Startup Performance12 Mar 2017

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1098 Articles
Microsoft
Microsoft Announces Git Virtual File-System (GVFS)03 Feb 2017
Microsoft Open-Sources DirectX Shader Compiler23 Jan 2017
Microsoft Continued With Many Linux/Open-Source Announcements In 201628 Dec 2016
Microsoft .NET Core 1.1 Brings Support For More Linux Distributions, Greater Performance16 Nov 2016
Microsoft Joins The Linux Foundation As A Platinum Member16 Nov 2016
Skype 1.10 Linux Alpha Restores Video Calls Support10 Oct 2016
Linux Gets A Proprietary, Read-Only ReFS File-System Driver31 Aug 2016
Microsoft Keynoting LinuxCon, Continues Talking Up Linux/OSS22 Aug 2016
Microsoft Open-Sources PowerShell & Brings It To Linux18 Aug 2016
Secure Boot Isn't So Secure After All: The Golden Key Is Out11 Aug 2016

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117 Articles
Mozilla
Mozilla Proposes "Obsidian" Low-Level Graphics API For The Web, Based On Vulkan21 Mar 2017
Firefox 53 Beta Drops Pre-P4/Opteron On Linux, New Compact Themes08 Mar 2017
Firefox 52 Released With WebAssembly Support, Security Fixes, CSS Grid07 Mar 2017
It's Now Easier Trying Firefox Wayland Support On Arch Linux & Flatpak Distributions14 Feb 2017
Mozilla Had A Crazy Week Landing Servo, WebRender & More Into Firefox Repo12 Feb 2017
Changes To Look Forward To With Firefox 5203 Feb 2017
Firefox 51 Released With FLAC Audio Support, WebGL 2.0 By Default23 Jan 2017
Mozilla's Servo Begins Firming Up 2017 Goals09 Jan 2017
A Look At Async/Await JavaScript For Firefox 5207 Dec 2016
Firefox 51 To Enable WebGL 2 By Default, FLAC Audio, Skia Content Rendering On Linux17 Nov 2016

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238 Articles
Multimedia
Kodi Is Getting A Proper Netflix Plugin20 Mar 2017
MPV 0.24 Media Player Adds Experimental Stream Recording, X11 Pseudo HiDPI Scaling15 Feb 2017
Kodi 17 Released With New Default Skin, Better Live TV Support05 Feb 2017
AV1 Is Making Progress As A Royalty-Free Video Codec Based Off VP905 Feb 2017
MythTV 0.28.1 Released01 Feb 2017
Libav Now Supports VA-API VP8 & MPEG2 Encode, Other Improvements31 Jan 2017
Kodi 17.0 Is Near With The RC4 Release27 Jan 2017
RetroPlayer Gaming Support Coming To Kodi 18, Mir Support17 Jan 2017
GStreamer 1.11.1 Released12 Jan 2017
Lightworks 14 Video Editor Beta Updates08 Jan 2017

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237 Articles
Nouveau
Nouveau's GTX 1000 Acceleration Support Queued In DRM-Next08 Mar 2017
Nouveau 1.0.14 Released With GM10x/GM20x Accelerated Support07 Mar 2017
NVIDIA Signed Firmware Published For Pascal GP102/GP104/GP106/GP10702 Mar 2017
Initial Open-Source Accelerated Support Comes To Nouveau For GTX 1050/1060/1070/108001 Mar 2017
Trying Nouveau With HITMAN On Linux Doesn't Get Too Far24 Feb 2017
Nouveau Changes Prepped For Linux 4.11 Kernel17 Feb 2017
Nouveau: Mesa 13.0 vs. 17.0 vs. 17.1-devel OpenGL Benchmarks11 Feb 2017
Trying Nouveau NVC0 Gallium3D With Civilization 6 On Mesa 17.110 Feb 2017
INT64 Support Comes To Nouveau's Gallium3D Driver06 Feb 2017
Nouveau Patches Begin Lining Up For Linux 4.11 Kernel31 Jan 2017

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342 Articles
NVIDIA
More OpenGL / OpenCL / Vulkan Benchmarks Of The GeForce GTX 1080 Ti On Linux10 Mar 2017
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti On Linux?09 Mar 2017
NVIDIA 375.27.13 Linux Driver Released To Fix SteamVR01 Mar 2017
GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Announced: 3584 CUDA Cores, 11 GB vRAM, 11 Gbps01 Mar 2017
NVIDIA Appears To Finally Be Prepping OpenCL 2.0 Driver Support17 Feb 2017
NVIDIA 375.39 Linux Driver Released, Backports Fixes To The Long-Lived Branch14 Feb 2017
NVIDIA Updates Legacy Drivers With X.Org Server 1.19 Support14 Feb 2017
NVIDIA 378.13 Linux Driver Released14 Feb 2017
NVIDIA 375.27.08 Vulkan Driver Released02 Feb 2017
NVIDIA Issues Vulkan Linux Driver Beta With The New 1.0.39 Extensions24 Jan 2017

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607 Articles
Operating Systems
Running Clear Linux On AMD's Ryzen + X370: Still Competitive Performance13 Mar 2017
Antergos 17.3 & Manjaro 17.0 Released07 Mar 2017
A New Development Build Of Mageia 6 Emerges06 Mar 2017
Haiku OS Begins Prepping For Ryzen, Subpixel Rendering28 Feb 2017
Genode OS 17.02 Released With Improved VFS, New Input Event Processing28 Feb 2017
Linux From Scratch 8.0 Released26 Feb 2017
OpenWRT-Forked LEDE Releases 17.01, Presents At The Embedded Linux Conf24 Feb 2017
Redox OS Working On NVMe, USB 3.0, Theme Support23 Feb 2017
Mageia 6 Has Been Running Months Behind Schedule, But It's Still Coming20 Feb 2017
Linux Mint Continues Improving Their X-Apps, Bluetooth19 Feb 2017

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487 Articles
Oracle
Oracle Switching Solaris To A Continuous Delivery Model28 Jan 2017
The End Of An Era: A Look Back At The Most Popular Solaris Milestones & News19 Jan 2017
Oracle Finally Confirms It's Canning Solaris 1218 Jan 2017
Oracle Might Be Canning Solaris01 Dec 2016
OpenIndiana 2016.10 Released With MATE 1.14 Desktop, Drops Sun SSH01 Nov 2016
Java JDK 9 Firmed Up For A Late July Release18 Oct 2016
NetBeans 8.2 Released With PHP 7 Support, ECMAScript 6/703 Oct 2016
Trying Out & Failing With OpenIndiana, Solaris 11.3 On The Broadwell-EP System09 Sep 2016
Illumos Continues To Let OpenSolaris Live On02 Feb 2016
Oracle Is Deprecating The Java Web-Browser Plugin With Java 927 Jan 2016

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163 Articles
Phoronix
Ryzen, Linux 4.11, Windows 10 & Kabylake Were Among The Popular Topics In February01 Mar 2017
OpenBenchmarking.org Crosses 22 Million Benchmark Test/Suite Downloads11 Feb 2017
Kabylake, GCC 7, Binary Blobs, Vulkan & Other Highlights From January31 Jan 2017
Linux 4.9/4.10, Solaris Rumors, Graphics Driver News Ended Out 201602 Jan 2017
A 2016 Merry Christmas / Happy Holidays From Phoronix25 Dec 2016
Forum Spam/Filtering Redesign; 300+ Linux News/Articles/Reviews For November01 Dec 2016
Open-Source Radeon, Vulkan & Linux 4.8~4.9 Were October Hits01 Nov 2016
Vim 8.0, macOS Sierra, Libreboot, & GCC Were Popular In September01 Oct 2016
Linux 4.8, AMDGPU, RADV & Google's Fuchsia OS Dominated This Month31 Aug 2016
Minor Updates To The Phoronix Forums, Registration25 Aug 2016

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549 Articles
Phoronix Test Suite
Phoronix Test Suite 7.0 M5 Released01 Mar 2017
OpenBenchmarking.org Turns Six Years Old27 Feb 2017
The Most Downloaded Benchmarks With The Phoronix Test Suite / OpenBenchmarking.org18 Feb 2017
PTS 7.0 M4 Released With SVG Graph Optimizations, More CLI Interface Tweaks16 Feb 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.0 M3 Released With Result Parsing Enhancements & More07 Feb 2017
The Latest Changes With Phoronix Test Suite 7.0-Ringsaker03 Feb 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.0 M2 Now Available For Open-Source Benchmarking23 Jan 2017
RFC: Revised System Information View For PTS-Ringsaker22 Jan 2017
You Can Now Benchmark The ArrayFire GPU Library With The Phoronix Test Suite21 Jan 2017
New Benchmark Test Profiles This Weekend: GIMP, Memcached, JPEG Turbo, More OpenCL14 Jan 2017

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99 Articles
Premium
Today's The Last Day For Our Ad-Free Site Deal For Thanksgiving 201628 Nov 2016
It's Time For The Annual Thanksgiving Event To Support Our Linux Testing, Benchmarking23 Nov 2016
Today Marks Amazon's Second Prime Day12 Jul 2016
Phoronix Turns 12 Years Old This Week: Here's A Birthday Special For You30 May 2016
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14 Articles
Proprietary Software
Opera 43 Lands With "Instant Page Loading"07 Feb 2017
Lightworks 14 Steps Closer To Release, UI Updates & More15 Dec 2016
WSL-Distribution-Switcher Swaps Out Ubuntu For Other Distros On Windows20 Nov 2016
Adobe Rolls Out Flash Player 24 Beta For Linux31 Oct 2016
Opera 41 Browser Brings Performance Improvements25 Oct 2016
KernelCare Is Another Alternative To Canonical's Ubuntu Live Kernel Patching21 Oct 2016
Opera 40 Released With Built-In VPN Support, Chromecast20 Sep 2016
Adobe Returns To Updating NPAPI/Linux Flash Player05 Sep 2016
Tresorit For Linux Released To Provide End-To-End Encrypted File Sharing28 Jul 2016
Opera Developer Update Lands RSS Reader, Chromecast Capability20 Jul 2016

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120 Articles
Qt
Qt 5.9 Beta Snapshot Released, Boasts Shader Binary Cache23 Mar 2017
Qt Wayland Is Next Appearing On Tractors & Farm Equipment22 Mar 2017
Qt Vulkan Support Demoed On The NVIDIA Shield TV24 Feb 2017
Qt 5.9 Alpha Released23 Feb 2017
Qt's Roadmap For 2017: Graphics, An Exciting Qt 5.9/5.1022 Feb 2017
NVIDIA Makes Huge Code Contribution To Qt, New Qt 3D Studio20 Feb 2017
Qt 5.10 To Have Built-In Vulkan Support19 Feb 2017
An Early Qt 5.9 Alpha Snapshot: Qt 5.9 Packing A Ton Of Features14 Feb 2017
QtWebKit Updated With WebGL Support, MinGW On Windows07 Feb 2017
Qt 5.9 Feature Freeze Soon, Adds Experimental Qt Quick OpenVG Backend24 Jan 2017

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259 Articles
Radeon
More AMDGPU Vega Patches Published24 Mar 2017
Radeon Vega Changes For Libdrm, Plans For Merging Prior To Kernel Support21 Mar 2017
More Radeon Vega Work Lands For LLVM 5.021 Mar 2017
140 Patches Posted To Wire Up Radeon RX Vega In RadeonSI Gallium3D Driver20 Mar 2017
SUSE Developers Publish Radeon GCN Backend Code For GCC Compiler16 Mar 2017
xf86-video-ati 7.9 / xf86-video-amdgpu 1.3 DDX Driver Updates16 Mar 2017
An On-Disk Cache Is Coming To The RADV Vulkan Driver15 Mar 2017
Valve Developer Posts High Priority AMDGPU Scheduling Support28 Feb 2017
VR-Using NV_dedicated_allocation Lands In RADV Mainline Driver27 Feb 2017
Initial PRIME Support Lands In RADV Radeon Vulkan Driver26 Feb 2017

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551 Articles
Red Hat
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.9 Released21 Mar 2017
Scientific Linux 7.3 Expected Later This Month12 Jan 2017
CentOS Linux 7 "1611" Released12 Dec 2016
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.3 Released03 Nov 2016
EFIBOOTMGR 13 Released, First Update In More Than One Year17 Aug 2016
Red Hat Is Looking To Ensure More Laptops Play Nicely With Fedora/RHEL12 Aug 2016
RADV: A Community Open-Source Effort To Get Vulkan Working On Radeon19 Jul 2016
Red Hat Is Working To Improve Linux Switchable Graphics07 Jul 2016
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.8 Deprecates Btrfs10 May 2016
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.8 Released10 May 2016

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143 Articles
Standards
Khronos Group Appears To Be Readying For WebGL-Next Proposals17 Mar 2017
A Chat With Khronos President Neil Trevett About Vulkan, OpenXR, SPIR-V In 201708 Mar 2017
Khronos' 3D Portability Initiative Could Be Quite Interesting, Boon For Linux Gaming27 Feb 2017
Khronos Announces OpenXR, WebGL 2.0 Finalized & More27 Feb 2017
Apple Proposing A New, Lower-Level Graphics API For The Web07 Feb 2017
VK9 - Direct3D-Over-Vulkan - Reaches New Milestones28 Jan 2017
Khronos Open-Sources OpenGL / OpenGL ES Conformance Tests24 Jan 2017
HDMI 2.1 Announced: Looking Ahead To Dynamic HDR, 8K@60Hz, Variable Refresh Rate04 Jan 2017
Fuzzing OpenGL Shaders Can Lead To Some Wild Results11 Dec 2016
Khronos' SIGGRAPH Asia 2016 Presentation, Another VR Company Joins Them07 Dec 2016

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147 Articles
SUSE
OpenSUSE Leap 42.3 Will Be Developed In A Rolling Manner07 Mar 2017
OpenSUSE Tumbleweed Now Running On Linux 4.10, Updated Flatpak & More02 Mar 2017
openSUSE Tumbleweed Offers Transactional Update Support, KDE Plasma 5.9 Lands06 Feb 2017
SUSE's YaST Team Ends The Year With Various Enhancements24 Dec 2016
OpenSUSE Leap 42.3 Begins Development14 Dec 2016
OpenSUSE Ends Support For Binary AMD Graphics Driver07 Dec 2016
OpenSUSE Leap 42.2 Does A 64-bit Spin For The Raspberry Pi 305 Dec 2016
When Trying Out Tumbleweed, It's Easy To See Why OpenSUSE Leap Disabled Nouveau18 Nov 2016
OpenSUSE Leap 42.2 Arrives16 Nov 2016
OpenSUSE Tumbleweed Lands Mesa 13.010 Nov 2016

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172 Articles
systemd
Systemd 233 Released01 Mar 2017
systemd 233 Is Around The Corner With More Additions, Changes25 Feb 2017
systemd 228 Had A Local Root Exploit24 Jan 2017
The Development Pace Of Systemd Fell Sharply This Year30 Dec 2016
Systemd 232 Adds ProtectKernelModules, RemoveIPC, Other New Options03 Nov 2016
Systemd Now Supports The RISC-V CPU Architecture07 Oct 2016
Lennart's Look At Systemd This Year, What's Going To Happen In 201702 Oct 2016
How To Use Systemd For Application Sandboxing & How To Easily Crash Systemd01 Oct 2016
A New Wireless Daemon Is In Development To Potentially Replace wpa_supplicant30 Sep 2016
Systemd Adds New "ProtectSystem Strict" Option, Other New Tunables28 Sep 2016

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119 Articles
Ubuntu
Ubuntu 17.04 Final Beta Released23 Mar 2017
Mir's Abstraction Layer Now Has Cut & Paste Support (MirAL)23 Mar 2017
Ubuntu's Mir Finally Supports Drag & Drop21 Mar 2017
Mir Will Support NVIDIA's EGL Streams Approach19 Mar 2017
Longtime Ubuntu Contributor, Cloud Liaison Leaving Canonical17 Mar 2017
Mir 1.0 Expected To Come Early In Ubuntu 17.10 Cycle14 Mar 2017
Ubuntu 17.04 Preparing To Land X.Org Server 1.19.2 + Mesa 17.0.110 Mar 2017
MirAL 1.3 Adds Support For Workspaces, Background In Miral-Shell04 Mar 2017
More Benchmarks Of The Latest Ubuntu 17.04 vs. Clear Linux01 Mar 2017
With SHA1 Proven Unsafe, Ubuntu's Mir Switches From SHA1 To SHA25627 Feb 2017

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1017 Articles
Valve
Valve & Microsoft Are Among The Sponsors For Debian's DebConf 1720 Mar 2017
Valve Hires X11 Veteran Keith Packard To Work On The Linux Display Stack14 Mar 2017
SteamVR For Linux Gets Improved Radeon Performance10 Mar 2017
Steam's Latest Monthly Survey Puts Linux Gaming Marketshare At 0.75%01 Mar 2017
Valve Publishes A SteamVR Developer Build For Linux21 Feb 2017
Valve Has Another Linux Graphics Driver Developer Working On Open-Source AMD14 Feb 2017
Valve Said To Be Developing Three New VR Games09 Feb 2017
Steam's Linux Marketshare For January Was 0.8%02 Feb 2017
Steam's Recent Linux Changes Have Been Promoted To Stable19 Jan 2017
Valve Developer Andres Rodriguez Lands First Patches Into RADV Vulkan Driver14 Jan 2017

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VIA
OpenChrome Maintainer Making Some Progress On VIA DRM Driver25 Sep 2016
OpenChrome Driver Continues To Get Fixed Up, New Version Next Month10 Aug 2016
OpenChrome 0.5 Has Working Support For Multiple Monitors06 Jul 2016
VIA OpenChrome Driver Has A Roadmap, But Only One Developer27 May 2016
OpenChrome 0.4.0 DDX Driver Revives VIA Open-Source x86 Graphics01 Apr 2016
OpenChrome 0.4 Coming For Letting Open-Source VIA Support Live On29 Mar 2016
VIA OpenChrome X.Org Driver Getting Ready For First Release In Over Two Years14 Feb 2016
Someone Wants To Step Up To Take Over The VIA OpenChrome Driver02 Feb 2016
VIA OpenChrome KMS Support Might Be Revived With Mainline Ambitions12 Dec 2015
VIA Rolls Out Fanless, Ruggedized PC Powered By Quad-Core x86 Eden CPU13 Aug 2015

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Virtualization
QEMU Is Interested In Vulkan Guest Support "Vulkan-ize Virgl"20 Mar 2017
QEMU 2.9 Is Being Prepped With New Functionality15 Mar 2017
Many KVM Changes Line-Up For Linux 4.11 Kernel24 Feb 2017
oVirt 4.1 Released With Many New Features02 Feb 2017
Libvirt 3.0 Released With Various Improvements21 Jan 2017
Intel GVT-G Starts Being Usable On Linux 4.10, But More Work Still Needed17 Jan 2017
AMDGPU Virtualization Support Updated10 Jan 2017
KVM/Linux Nested Virtualization Support For ARM09 Jan 2017
Jailhouse v0.6 Hypervisor Released09 Jan 2017
KSM: A Hackable x86_64 Hypervisor For Linux/Windows04 Jan 2017

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Vulkan
AMD Open-Sources Vulkan "Anvil"23 Mar 2017
Khronos Clarifies That Vulkan Multi-GPU Isn't Limited To Windows 1021 Mar 2017
Vulkan 1.0.44 Released With Many Documentation Fixes19 Mar 2017
Future Vulkan Work Items: Advanced Compute, Improved HLSL Interop15 Mar 2017
2017 GDC Khronos/Vulkan Videos Now Available15 Mar 2017
There's Been A Bit Of Progress On Vulkan Support In Ubuntu's Mir13 Mar 2017
VK9 Hits New Milestones In Implementing Direct3D 9 Over Vulkan13 Mar 2017
Vulkan 1.0.43 Adds Two New Extensions10 Mar 2017
vkQuakeVR: Quake With Vulkan & SteamVR On Linux27 Feb 2017
Vulkan 1.0.42 Released With A Slew Of New Extensions: Multi-Device, VR, Semaphores27 Feb 2017

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Wayland
Libinput 1.7 Released With Support For Lid Switches, Scroll Wheel Improvements22 Mar 2017
Some Of The Lesser Known Wayland Compositors19 Mar 2017
Sway 0.12 Wayland Compositor Released18 Mar 2017
Wayland Weston Compositor's Next Version Will Be v3.014 Mar 2017
Libinput Updates For Early March09 Mar 2017
Wayland 1.14 Scheduled For Early June Release26 Feb 2017
Wayland's Weston 2.0 Compositor Released24 Feb 2017
Libinput 1.7 Is Carrying A Number Of Big Features23 Feb 2017
Weston 2.0 RC2 Wayland Compositor Arrives With Last Minute Fixes21 Feb 2017
Wayland 1.13 Released21 Feb 2017

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WINE
CrossOver 16.2 Released, Supports Microsoft Outlook 2013 On Linux23 Mar 2017
Wine-Staging 2.4 Released22 Mar 2017
Wine 2.4 Released, Still Working Towards Direct3D CSMT17 Mar 2017
Wine-Staging 2.3 Still Tuning Direct3D CSMT08 Mar 2017
Wine 2.3 Released, Still Prepping For The Direct3D CSMT03 Mar 2017
Wine-Staging 2.2 Offers CSMT Speed Optimizations22 Feb 2017
Wine 2.2 Arrives, Still Prepping For The Direct3D Command Stream17 Feb 2017
Wine-Staging 2.1 Reworks CSMT For D3D10/D3D1109 Feb 2017
CrossOver 16.1 Released With Quicken 2017 Support06 Feb 2017
Wine 2.1 Released With Greater SM5 Support, Better Direct2D Rendering03 Feb 2017

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X.Org
DRM Core Updates For HDMI 2.0+ Features23 Mar 2017
X.Org Server 1.19.3 Released15 Mar 2017
OpenChrome X.Org Driver Updated With Better Support For Old VIA Hardware07 Mar 2017
X.Org XDC2017 Happening From 20 To 22 September06 Mar 2017
X.Org Server 1.19.2 Released With Numerous Fixes02 Mar 2017
Collabora's Graphics Work So Far In 2017, They Are Working On Soft FP64 For Mesa01 Mar 2017
X.Org Struck Again By Multiple Security Issues28 Feb 2017
X.Org Has Been Accepted For The 2017 Google Summer of Code28 Feb 2017
X.Org Weighed Moving Their Annual XDC Conference Out Of The US22 Feb 2017
The X.Org Foundation Is Preparing For Their 2017 Elections18 Feb 2017

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