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AMD
Linux 5.8 Bringing Some Performance Boosts For AMD Renoir Graphics29 Jun 2020
AMD SMM Callout Privilege Escalation Bug Disclosed For APUs18 Jun 2020
AMD Announces The Ryzen 3000XT Series16 Jun 2020
AMD MCE Improvements, Renoir Temperature + EDAC Support Sent In For Linux 5. 813 Jun 2020
AMD Prepping PCID/INVPCID Support For KVM Guests On Zen 3 EPYC12 Jun 2020
AMD Publishes Video To Explain The Radeon Open Compute Stack (ROCm)12 Jun 2020
System76 Begins Offering Serval WS Laptop With AMD Ryzen11 Jun 2020
AMD Zen/Zen2 RAPL Support Merged In Linux 5.803 Jun 2020
AMD Radeon Linux Driver Sees Patches For New "Sienna Cichlid" GPU01 Jun 2020
AMD SPI Driver Sent In For Linux 5.801 Jun 2020

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1144 Articles
Arm
Some Open-Source Projects Begin Quickly Working Towards macOS ARM64 Support29 Jun 2020
Apple Confirms Their Future Desktops + Laptops Will Use In-House CPUs22 Jun 2020
Arm CPUs Hit By Straight Line Speculation Vulnerability, LLVM Adds Initial Mitigation11 Jun 2020
New Arm SoCs Supported By Linux 5.8, Restructuring To Fit Android Kernel Improvements07 Jun 2020
Linux 5.8 Tightens ARM 64-Bit Security With BTI, Shadow Call Stack Support03 Jun 2020
Arm Announces Cortex-A78, Cortex-X Custom26 May 2020
Allwinner Preparing Their A100 SoC Support For The Upstream Linux Kernel22 May 2020
Fedora 33 Looks To Up Its Code Hardening For 64-Bit Arm Systems19 May 2020
Linux Thunderbolt Support Can Work On Arm Systems17 May 2020
Linux's Lima DRM Driver For Arm Mali Finally Seeing Run-Time Power Management08 May 2020

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213 Articles
BSD
TrueNAS 12 Beta 1 Released With Much Improved ZFS, Better AMD Ryzen CPU Support01 Jul 2020
WireGuard Support Merged Into Upstream OpenBSD21 Jun 2020
FreeBSD 11.4 Released With Various Hardware Support Improvements, Tooling Enhancements17 Jun 2020
FreeBSD Adopts A New Code of Conduct Based On The LLVM CoC09 Jun 2020
iXsystems Announces TrueNAS SCALE As A Linux-Based Offering02 Jun 2020
OpenBSD 6.7 Released With FFS2 Improvements, Better Raspberry Pi + PineBook Pro Support19 May 2020
OpenBSD Seeing Initial Work Land On Enabling 64-bit POWER18 May 2020
WireGuard Ported To The OpenBSD Kernel - Looking For Upstream Inclusion12 May 2020
DragonFlyBSD 5.8.1 Released Due To HAMMER2 Bugs, Kernel Fixes07 May 2020
GhostBSD 20.04 Released With Fixes, Updated Kernel01 May 2020

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680 Articles
Clear Linux
Clear Linux Preparing To Move To GNOME 3.36, Dropping Their Desktop Customizations26 Apr 2020
Intel's Clear Linux To Divest From The Desktop, Focus On Server + Cloud Workloads23 Apr 2020
Chrome, Skype, Microsoft Teams, Zoom, VSCode Now Unofficially Available For Clear Linux03 Apr 2020
Is Clear Linux Just A Toy Distribution By Intel?18 Mar 2020
Intel's Clear Linux Has Code In Place To Begin Handling Proprietary Packages Like Chrome & Steam13 Mar 2020
F2FS Root File-System Support For Clear Linux Appears To Be Coming14 Feb 2020
Benchmarks Of Clear Linux's Native Kernel Against Current/Mainline/Preempt-RT Kernels08 Jan 2020
Clear Linux Set To Begin Offering EarlyOOM For Better Dealing With Memory Pressure08 Jan 2020
Clear Linux Saw New Features, New Desktop Installer + Increased Adoption In 201901 Jan 2020
Clear Linux Defined Linux Performance These Past Few Years29 Dec 2019

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89 Articles
Coreboot
Coreboot Ported To A Newer Intel Server Board From Supermicro07 Jun 2020
Coreboot 4.12 Released - Drops Older Intel / AMD Platforms12 May 2020
Oreboot Continues Advancing For Open-Source, Rust-Based Booting On RISC-V05 Feb 2020
Tesla Is Making Use Of The Open-Source Coreboot Within Their Electric Vehicles14 Jan 2020
Coreboot Seeing Tigerlake + Jasperlake Activity, Experimental Razer Icelake Laptop Support02 Jan 2020
Coreboot Had An Exciting Decade Thanks To Google's Chromebooks, Efforts Like LinuxBoot28 Dec 2019
Open-Source Intel TXT Support Published For Coreboot21 Nov 2019
Coreboot 4.11 Brings Many Intel Improvements, New Support For Supermicro / Lenovo Boards19 Nov 2019
Coreboot Support Is Being Worked On For Fwupd/LVFS12 Nov 2019
System76 Launches Two Intel Laptops With "Open-Source Firmware" Coreboot10 Oct 2019

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209 Articles
Debian
Devuan 3.0 Released For Debian 10 Without Systemd02 Jun 2020
Debian 10.4 Released With Many Fixes, Security Updates09 May 2020
Debian Dropping A Number Of Old Linux Drivers Is Angering Vintage Hardware Users21 Apr 2020
Debian Elects A New Project Leader For 202019 Apr 2020
Debian Community Team Delegation Announced As Replacement To The Anti-Harassment Team15 Apr 2020
Debian To Take On COVID-19 With A Biohackathon28 Mar 2020
Debian Testing Is Enabling WireGuard Within Their Linux Kernel Build21 Mar 2020
Debian Looks To Go More Social From Microblogging To A Federated Image+Video Platform19 Mar 2020
Devuan 3.0 "Beowulf" Reaches Beta For Debian 10 Without Systemd18 Mar 2020
Debian Installer Bullseye Alpha 2 Released With Linux 5.4 + New Device Support16 Mar 2020

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326 Articles
Desktop
Xfce's Xfdesktop 4.15 Released20 Jun 2020
LibVNCServer 0.9.13 Released With Better Cross-Platform Coverage14 Jun 2020
Enlightenment 0.24 Released17 May 2020
The Latest Pango + HarfBuzz Is Leading To A Messy Font Rendering Situation For Some09 May 2020
FreeType 2.10.2 Released With Support For WOFF 2 Fonts09 May 2020
Xrdesktop 0.14 Released With OpenXR Support08 May 2020
FreeRDP 2.1 Released Due To Multiple Security Issues08 May 2020
Enlightenment 0.24 Alpha Released For This X11 Window Manager / Wayland Compositor02 May 2020
FreeRDP 2.0 Released With Flatpak Support, RAP v2 Support, Font Smoothing By Default09 Apr 2020
High Resolution Wheel Scrolling Back To Being Finished Up For The Linux Desktop04 Apr 2020

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373 Articles
Fedora
Fedora Looks To Introduce The Storage Instantiation Daemon30 Jun 2020
Fedora Developers Discussing Possibility Of Dropping Legacy BIOS Support30 Jun 2020
Fedora Looking To Offer Better Upstream Solution For Hiding/Showing GRUB Menu30 Jun 2020
There's A Proposal To Switch Fedora 33 On The Desktop To Using Btrfs26 Jun 2020
Fedora Developers Restart Talk Over Using Nano As The Default Text Editor25 Jun 2020
Fedora Developers Are Looking At Better Managing Retired Packages16 Jun 2020
GNOME X.Org vs. Wayland Performance + Power Usage On Fedora 32 With AMD Renoir Laptop14 Jun 2020
Fedora 33 Looking To Use Swap On zRAM By Default With systemd's zram-generator06 Jun 2020
Fedora 33 Proposal To Allow Packages To Build With LLVM Clang Rather Than Requiring GCC04 Jun 2020
FESCo Approves Fedora 33 Switching To Systemd-Resolved11 May 2020

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962 Articles
Free Software
Crust Drops Paywall For Open-Source CRM Alternative To Salesforce30 Jun 2020
LuxCore 2.4 Beta Brings Big Changes For This Open-Source Physically Based Renderer27 Jun 2020
Flatpak 1.8 Released For This Leading Linux App Sandboxing / Distribution Tech24 Jun 2020
Blender 2.83 Released With OpenVDB Support, Initial OpenXR Integration03 Jun 2020
Monado 0.2 OpenXR Runtime Brings Multi-Layer Support, New Controller Support29 May 2020
FSF Now Offering Video Conferencing Service To Its Members28 May 2020
Zstd 1.4.5 Released With 5~10% Faster Decompression For x86_64, 15~50% For ARM6422 May 2020
Inkscape 1.0 Released For This Wildly Successful Vector Graphics Program04 May 2020
Redis 6.0 Released As A Big Update For This In-Memory Key-Value Database30 Apr 2020
BLAKE3 Cryptographic Hashing Function Sees Experimental Vulkan Implementation29 Apr 2020

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1621 Articles
General
The LLVM Codebase Is Moving Past C++11 This Year, Likely To C++1423 Jan 2019
FP64 Support Finally Lands In Mesa Git For Intel Haswell03 Jan 2017

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2 Articles
GNOME
GNOME Shell's Icon Grid Could See Almost Double The Performance29 Jun 2020
Another Intel 4K + GNOME Optimization Yields 5% Faster Render Times, 10% Lower Power Use26 Jun 2020
GNOME Shell Continues Eyeing Improvements As It Approaches 10 Years Old22 Jun 2020
GNOME's Window Rendering Culling Was Broken Leading To Wasted Performance22 Jun 2020
GNOME's Mutter Sees More Cleaning That Ultimately Could Help Foster Vulkan Support19 Jun 2020
New Patches Aim To Improve Smoothness & Latency Of NVIDIA On GNOME15 Jun 2020
Ubuntu 20.10 / GNOME 3.38 Could See Better Intel Gen9 Graphics Performance08 Jun 2020
GNOME 3.37.2 Released As Another Step Towards GNOME 3.3807 Jun 2020
GNOME 3.36.2 Released With Restoring TLS 1.0/1.1, Crash Fixes, Other Stable Updates04 May 2020
GNOME Adds Bit To Launcher Files For Indicating Apps That Should Run On Discrete GPUs04 May 2020

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1074 Articles
GNU
GCC 11 Now Defaults To C++17 Dialect By Default27 Jun 2020
FSF Calls Software Patents A Disease Amid COVID-19 Crisis, USPTO A Super-Spreader22 Jun 2020
GNU's "adns" DNS Resolver Library Hit By An Array Of Security Issues11 Jun 2020
GCC's JIT Library Sees Experimental Port To Windows25 May 2020
GCC 10.1 Compiler Optimization Benchmarks23 May 2020
GCC 11 Picks Up A New Option For Large Source Files18 May 2020
GCC 11 Proposal Would Default To C++17 Level Features17 May 2020
GCC 11 Enables Co-Routines Support In C++20 Mode16 May 2020
GCC 10 Compiler Released With Radeon OpenMP/OpenACC Offload, Intel Tigerlake/Cooperlake07 May 2020
MediaGoblin 0.10 Released With Video Subtitles Support, Other Small Improvements06 May 2020

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821 Articles
Google
Chrome Is Reaching The Point Of Good X11 + Wayland Support In Same Build31 May 2020
Chrome 84 Beta Brings Better Web Animations API, Experimental WebAssembly SIMD28 May 2020
Android Studio 4.0 Released With Overhauled CPU Profiler, Clangd For C++ Code28 May 2020
There Are Many Interesting Google Summer of Code 2020 Open-Source Projects07 May 2020
Android 11 Aiming For Release In Q306 May 2020
Chrome 83 Beta Rolls Out With Better Form Controls, Barcode Detection API17 Apr 2020
It's Looking Like Android Could Be Embracing WireGuard - "A Sane VPN"31 Mar 2020
Google's OpenTelemetry Reaches Beta For Open-Source Telemetry Purposes30 Mar 2020
Google "Moonball" Will Be Supported By Linux 5.717 Mar 2020
FuzzBench: Google Gets Into Fuzzer Benchmarking02 Mar 2020

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422 Articles
Hardware
LVFS Serves Up Over 17 Million Firmware Files To Linux Users29 Jun 2020
Linux 5.9 Likely To See USB4 Support Improvements29 Jun 2020
In 2020 The Linux Kernel Is Still Seeing Driver Work For The Macintosh II28 Jun 2020
55th TOP500 Supercomputer List Topped By Arm-Based Fujitsu A64FX22 Jun 2020
Amazon Introduces AWS Snowcone: 8TB Of Storage For Edge Computing Within 9 x 6 x 3 Inches17 Jun 2020
Linux Patches Provide Corsair Commander Pro Support For Thermal / Fan / RGB Controller15 Jun 2020
LiteDIP: Creating Open-Source IP Blocks For Generic Linux Drivers On FPGAs11 Jun 2020
Linux 5.8 Brings Boost Support To CPPC CPUFreq Driver10 Jun 2020
LVFS 1.2 Released As The Project Serves Up 16 Million Firmware Downloads09 Jun 2020
Char/Misc Additions For Linux 5.8 Headlined By Intel / Habana Labs Gaudi Support09 Jun 2020

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1601 Articles
Intel
Intel Graphics Driver Fixes Include Assembly Sources To Satisfy GNU Linux-Libre Folks01 Jul 2020
Intel Unveils New "KMB" DRM Driver For Their New SoC With An ARM CPU + Movidius VPU30 Jun 2020
Intel Media Driver 20.2.pre4 Brings DG1 Graphics Card Support28 Jun 2020
Intel Begins Volleying Open-Source Patches Around Intel AMX27 Jun 2020
Intel oneAPI DPC++ Compiler 2020-06 Released With New Features25 Jun 2020
Intel Squaring Away "Hours of Battery Life" Feature For New Notebooks On Linux25 Jun 2020
Intel P-State Getting Energy Efficiency Knob, EPB Knob Change24 Jun 2020
Intel DG1 Graphics Card Support Lands In Mesa 20.2 For OpenGL / Vulkan23 Jun 2020
It's Looking Like FSGSBASE Support Might Finally Land In Linux 5.919 Jun 2020
Intel Volleys Latest Patches For Lighting Up Their DG1 Graphics Card On Linux18 Jun 2020

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1808 Articles
KDE
KDE Completes Transition To GitLab For Developer Portal30 Jun 2020
KDE Ending Out June With Many Bug Fixes, Finally Supporting Btrfs Copy-On-Write27 Jun 2020
Two Areas KDE Can Use Help Right Now In Porting For Plasma 6.025 Jun 2020
It's Looking Unlikely KDE Will See Per-Screen Scaling On X11 This Year23 Jun 2020
KDE Plasma 5.19 Sees Many Regression Fixes, Other Work For Plasma 5.2020 Jun 2020
Krita 4.3 Released For This Leading Open-Source Digital Painting Application18 Jun 2020
QML Online Now Hosted By The KDE Project For Qt/QML On The Web16 Jun 2020
KDE Developers Begin Working More On Plasma 5.20 Changes13 Jun 2020
KDE Plasma 5.19 Released After Lots Of Polishing, Better Wayland Support09 Jun 2020
KDE On Wayland Finally Supports Middle-Click Paste With Plasma 5.2006 Jun 2020

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984 Articles
LibreOffice
LibreOffice 7.0 Beta 2 Released For This Open-Source, Vulkan-Supported Office Suite22 Jun 2020
LibreOffice 7.0 Beta Available For Testing With Its Skia+Vulkan Support01 Jun 2020
LibreOffice 7.0 Alpha 1 Released With Its Skia + Vulkan Rendering14 May 2020
LibreOffice On Windows Will Now Hard Require Clang For Performance Reasons08 May 2020
LibreOffice 7.0 Finally Retiring Its Adobe Flash Export Support23 Apr 2020
LibreOffice 7.0 Will Prefer Building Its Rendering Code With LLVM's Clang Compiler20 Apr 2020
LibreOffice 7.0 Git Adds Skia-Based Text Rendering Support18 Mar 2020
LibreOffice 7.0's Qt5 Support To Offer HiDPI Scaling10 Mar 2020
LibreOffice 7 Continues Plumbing Its Vulkan Rendering Support19 Feb 2020
We Love Performance... So We Love LibreOffice 6.4 With This Office Suite Now Running Faster29 Jan 2020

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126 Articles
Linux Events
Automotive Grade Linux Has Large Presence At CES 202008 Jan 2020
Some Of The Interesting Open-Source Projects For Outreachy's Winter 2019 Round07 Dec 2019
Open Source Firmware Conference 2019 Videos Posted04 Dec 2019
OpenZFS Developer Summit 2019 Videos + Slides For The Latest On Open-Source ZFS10 Nov 2019
The Hardware FOSDEM Uses To Carry Out Linux Video Recordings Of Their Event22 Sep 2019
The Open-Source / Linux Highlights From OSTS 201918 May 2019
Systemd-Free Debian "Devuan" Planning Their First Developer Gathering This Spring28 Feb 2019
FOSS-North Is Coming Up In Two Months As A Leading Scandinavian Linux/Open-Source Event10 Feb 2019
Interesting Linux.Conf.Au 2019 Videos Now Available26 Jan 2019
FOSDEM 19 Is Happening In Just Three Weeks, There Will Once Again Be A Graphics Room13 Jan 2019

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72 Articles
Linux Gaming
The Dark Mod 2.08 Released As One Of The Few Games Powered By Open-Source id Tech 401 Jul 2020
Godot 4.0 Is Looking Even More Impressive With SDFGI28 Jun 2020
Proton 5.0-8 Shipping With The Latest DXVK/VKD3D, Windows Game Fixes06 Jun 2020
Steam Linux Percentage For May Points To A New Multi-Year High01 Jun 2020
Mozilla Sponsored The Godot Game Engine To Port Their Editor As An HTML5 Web App29 May 2020
EA To Open-Source Part Of Tiberian Dawn, Red Alert To Help The Mod Community20 May 2020
Epic Games Preparing Unreal Engine 5 For Debut In 2021 With Increased Photo-Realism13 May 2020
FlightGear 2020.1 Released For This Open-Source Flight Simulator12 May 2020
Unigine Engine Turns 15 Years Old For Delivering First-Rate Linux Graphics05 May 2020
The Godot Game Engine's Vulkan Support Is Getting In Increasingly Great Shape02 May 2020

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1717 Articles
Linux Kernel
Linux 5.8-rc3 Released - Fairly Big But Not Particularly Scary28 Jun 2020
Linux To Begin Tightening Up Ability To Write To CPU MSRs From User-Space25 Jun 2020
Google Posts Patches So The Linux Kernel Can Be LTO-Optimized By Clang24 Jun 2020
FGKASLR Revised For Better Linux Security Via Enhanced Address Space Randomization23 Jun 2020
Linux 5.8-rc2 Released For This Big Summer 2020 Kernel21 Jun 2020
FSGSBASE Testing Is Encouraged Ahead Of Linux 5.920 Jun 2020
Latest Slab Cgroup Memory Controller Patches Saving ~1GB RAM Per Host On Facebook Servers19 Jun 2020
Eight Features Not In Linux 5.8 From The DirectX Kernel Driver To FSGSBASE & DAMON16 Jun 2020
Linux Lands And Then Reverts Usage Of Flexible Array Members16 Jun 2020
Running Linux 5.8-rc1 Benchmarks On The Intel Core i9 10900K + Radeon RX 5700 XT15 Jun 2020

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2475 Articles
Linux Networking
Intel's IWD 1.8 Wireless Daemon Released With WiFi P2P Support17 Jun 2020
Linux 5.8 Networking Changes Include Introducing Cable Testing Infrastructure04 Jun 2020
NetworkManager 1.26 Development Progressing With New Functionality31 May 2020
Many MediaTek Wireless Driver Improvements On Deck For Linux 5.824 May 2020
Freescale Ethernet Driver Unlocks A Big Performance Improvement04 May 2020
Linux 5.8 Seeing Support For New Marvell/Aquantia Atlantic "A2" NICs02 May 2020
There Is Now A WireGuard Benchmark For Testing Linux Networking Performance20 Apr 2020
NetworkManager 1.24 Coming Soon With VRF Support, Opportunistic Wireless Encryption11 Apr 2020
Linux 5.7 Networking Changes Bring Qualcomm IPA, New Intel Driver Additions01 Apr 2020
Linux 5.6 Ships With Broken Intel WiFi Driver After Network Security Fixes Go Awry30 Mar 2020

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156 Articles
Linux Security
LKRG 0.8 Released For Increasing Linux Kernel Runtime Security26 Jun 2020
Another Attack Vector Uncovered For Bypassing Linux Lockdown Via ACPI Tables15 Jun 2020
Google Engineer Uncovers Holes In Linux's Speculative Execution Mitigations09 Jun 2020
SELinux Sees Nice Optimizations With Linux 5.802 Jun 2020
Want A More Secure Computer At The Cost Of Performance? Linux 5.8 Landing L1d Flushing01 Jun 2020
Google Engineers Are Becoming Concerned Over Some Arm Platforms Lacking Spectre V2 Mitigations27 May 2020
Linux 5.8 Set To Optionally Flush The L1d Cache On Context Switch To Increase Security22 May 2020
Thunderspy Is A New Vulnerability Affecting Thunderbolt Security11 May 2020
TLB State Access Being Tightened Up On Linux For Better Security21 Apr 2020
Linux Security Feature Revised For Randomizing The Kernel Stack Offset At Each System Call08 Apr 2020

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150 Articles
Linux Storage
Bcachefs Linux File-System Seeing Performance Improvements, Other Progress28 Jun 2020
EXT4 Per-Inode DAX Support Sent In As A Last Minute Linux 5.8 Addition14 Jun 2020
Linux 5.8 To Allow For Faster Xen 9pfs Performance13 Jun 2020
Linux 5.8 To Support Emulating MLC NAND Flash Memory As SLC10 Jun 2020
F2FS Improvements Sent In For Linux 5.8 With LZO-RLE, New Compression Knobs10 Jun 2020
Samsung Sends In Improvements To The exFAT File-System Driver For Linux 5.809 Jun 2020
Reiser4/Reiser5 Updated For Linux 5.7 Kernel Compatibility08 Jun 2020
SMB3 Updates For Linux 5.8 Offer Better Performance For Large I/O06 Jun 2020
EXT4 Gets A Nice Batch Of Fixes For Linux 5.805 Jun 2020
Improved DAX Support Lands In Linux 5.8 - Initially Benefiting XFS + EXT403 Jun 2020

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508 Articles
LLVM
5+ Years Late: LLVM's AMD Excavator Target Was Missing Two Features28 Jun 2020
Apple's Compiler Team Starts Upstreaming Changes For macOS 1123 Jun 2020
LLVM Is Looking At Establishing An "Incubator" Process For Encouraging New Sub-Projects21 Jun 2020
LLVM Developers Plotting Path Forward For Moving To A New Git Branch Name19 Jun 2020
LLVM Moves Forward With A Security Group For Dealing With Security-Related Issues13 Jun 2020
If Mitigations Weren't Already Bad Enough: Slow Build Times Now Lead To An Unoptimized Intel LVI Pass11 Jun 2020
Clang 11 Changes -O To Match GCC Behavior19 May 2020
LLVM Lands Support For The Marvell ThunderX314 May 2020
BFloat16 Support About To Land Within LLVM13 May 2020
Intel's Load Hardening Mitigation Merged Into LLVM 11 For LVI Protection12 May 2020

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608 Articles
Mesa
Zink GL-On-Vulkan Driver Approaching OpenGL 3.1 Support29 Jun 2020
Freedreno Lands On-Disk Shader Cache Support In Mesa 20.227 Jun 2020
Mesa 20.2 RADV Driver Flips On ACO By Default For Quicker Game Load Times, Better Performance25 Jun 2020
Mesa 20.1.2 Release Led By Radeon Driver Fixes24 Jun 2020
RADV ACO SMEM Patches Land - Taking ACO To Feature Parity With AMDGPU LLVM24 Jun 2020
Mesa 20.2 Gets A Release Schedule With Hopes Of Shipping By End Of August24 Jun 2020
Radeon "RADV" Vulkan Driver Adds Experimental Support For Sienna Cichlid19 Jun 2020
Zink Is Now OpenGL 3.0 Complete For Generic GL Over Vulkan18 Jun 2020
Zink OpenGL-Over-Vulkan Now Exposes GLSL 1.3016 Jun 2020
Mesa 20.0.8 Released To End Out The Series12 Jun 2020

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1827 Articles
Microsoft
Microsoft Posts Initial DRM Driver For Hyper-V Synthetic Video Device23 Jun 2020
NVIDIA, Intel Post New Windows 10 Graphics Drivers For WSL2 Linux App Support17 Jun 2020
Microsoft Has Now Open-Source Their BASIC Code From 198321 May 2020
Microsoft Is Writing Its Own Wayland Compositor As Part Of WSL2 GUI Efforts20 May 2020
Mainlining The Microsoft DirectX Kernel Driver For Linux Will Be An Uphill Battle20 May 2020
Microsoft And A KDE Project Spar Over "MAUI"19 May 2020
Microsoft Announces Direct3D 12 For Linux / WSL219 May 2020
Microsoft To Support GPU Acceleration, Linux GUI Apps On WSL219 May 2020
Microsoft President Brad Smith Acknowledges They Were Previously Wrong On Open-Source14 May 2020
Microsoft + Collabora Working To Map OpenGL/OpenCL Over DirectX 1224 Mar 2020

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212 Articles
Mozilla
Firefox 78.0 Released - Also Serves As The Newest ESR Version30 Jun 2020
Firefox Private Network Is Now Official As Mozilla VPN18 Jun 2020
Firefox 77 Released With Security Fixes, AV1 Image File Support02 Jun 2020
Firefox 76 + 77 Beta Web Browser Benchmarks On Ubuntu Linux11 May 2020
Firefox 76 Released With WebRender Improvements, Better Security05 May 2020
Firefox 77 Nightly Adds Initial AV1 Image File Support (AVIF)04 May 2020
Mozilla Releases DeepSpeech 0.7 As Their Great Speech-To-Text Engine25 Apr 2020
WebGPU Support Begins Coming Together In Firefox Nightly Builds23 Apr 2020
Firefox 75 Released With Flatpak Support, Wayland Improvements07 Apr 2020
Firefox 76 Enabling VA-API Wayland Acceleration For All Video Codecs19 Mar 2020

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324 Articles
Multimedia
dav1d 0.7.1 AV1 Decoder Boosts 32-bit Arm Performance By ~28%21 Jun 2020
VideoLAN Now Developing "libndi" For NDI Video Stream Handling18 Jun 2020
FFmpeg 4.3 Released With AMD AMF Encoding, Vulkan Support, AV1 Encode16 Jun 2020
Entangle 3.0 Released For Tethered Shooting With DSLR Cameras On Linux15 Jun 2020
GIMP 2.10.20 Released With Better Adobe PSD Support11 Jun 2020
Intel Atom Camera Driver Resurrected In Linux 5.8 - Benefits A Lot Of Devices04 Jun 2020
Ardour 6.0 Digital Audio Workstation Released24 May 2020
Dav1d 0.7 Speedups Are Looking Great On Various Intel + AMD CPUs23 May 2020
Dav1d 0.7 Released With More Performance Optimizations21 May 2020
AOMedia AV1 2.0 Codec Library Released With Many Improvements19 May 2020

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406 Articles
Nouveau
Open-Source 3D/Compute Finally Materializing For NVIDIA Volta / Turing GPUs09 Jun 2020
Open-Source NVIDIA/Nouveau Changes Submitted For Linux 5.822 May 2020
Nouveau Display CRC Support Being Firmed Up Thanks To NVIDIA's Documentation18 Apr 2020
ASUS Releases Graphics Card That Could Actually Be Great For Open-Source NVIDIA Fans13 Apr 2020
Open-Source NVIDIA "Nouveau" Driver Should Trip Less Often On Some GPUs With Linux 5.708 Apr 2020
NVIDIA Posts Firmware Needed For Open-Source GeForce 16 Series Acceleration19 Feb 2020
Nouveau Gallium3D Finally Seeing Mesa Shader Disk Cache For Faster Game Load Times17 Feb 2020
Open-Source Nouveau Extended To Support The GeForce 16 Series With Hardware Acceleration12 Feb 2020
NVIDIA Format Modifiers Coming To Nouveau In Linux 5.710 Feb 2020
Nouveau Still Pushing Forward In 2020 Thanks To Red Hat But Community Developers Leaving01 Feb 2020

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432 Articles
NVIDIA
NVIDIA Video Codec SDK 10 Brings Few Changes For This Proprietary Library02 Jul 2020
An Early Benchmark Of The NVIDIA CUDA GPU Performance On WSL227 Jun 2020
NVIDIA 450.51 Linux Driver Beta Adds NGX Library, PRIME Improvements24 Jun 2020
NVIDIA Vulkan Beta Driver Finally Adds External Memory Host Support23 Jun 2020
NVIDIA A100 PCIe Accelerator Now Shipping For Servers22 Jun 2020
NVIDIA 450 Linux Beta Driver Quietly Rolls Out With New PRIME Option, Other Improvements07 Jun 2020
Mainline Linux Kernel Starts Seeing A NVIDIA Tegra X1 Video Input Driver28 May 2020
NVIDIA 440.66.15 Vulkan Linux Driver Offers Up More Fixes26 May 2020
NVIDIA Nsight Graphics 2020.3 Supports Profiling KHR Ray-Tracing24 May 2020
NVIDIA Engineer Revives Work On Linux Proactive Memory Compaction18 May 2020

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875 Articles
Operating Systems
BeOS-Inspired Haiku Working On Supporting Modern CPU Features Like AVX28 Jun 2020
Linux Mint 20 "Ulyana" Released - Based On Ubuntu 20.04 LTS27 Jun 2020
Mageia 8 Alpha 1 Released With Better ARM Support, Linux 5.7 Kernel26 Jun 2020
OmniOS Updates Bring Microcode Mitigation For CrossTalk/SRBDS22 Jun 2020
Linux Mint 20 Beta Released - Based On Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, Introduces Warpinator14 Jun 2020
Haiku R1 Beta 2 "Open-Source BeOS" Operating System Released09 Jun 2020
Linux Mint 20 To Better Fend Off Snaps, Improve NVIDIA Optimus Support01 Jun 2020
Alpine Linux 3.12 Released With D Language Support, MIPS64 Port29 May 2020
Genode OS 20.05 Adds Capability-Based Security Using SECCOMP, Drops Python 2 + Rust28 May 2020
Arch-Based EndeavourOS Sees New Release With Faster Installation, i3 Improvements10 May 2020

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823 Articles
Oracle
Oracle Updates Many Packages With Solaris 11.4 SRU2123 May 2020
Oracle Talks Up Btrfs Rather Than ZFS For Their Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel 621 May 2020
Oracle Releases GraalVM 20.1 Virtual Machine With Some Big Improvements19 May 2020
Oracle Working On "PKRAM" For Memory That Survives After Booting Into A New Kexec Kernel08 May 2020
Oracle Linux 8 Update 2 Released, Now Defaulting To UEK R6 Kernel For New Installs07 May 2020
OpenJDK 15 To Have Better Out-Of-The-Box Performance16 Apr 2020
Oracle Punts Its Twentieth Update To Solaris 11.415 Apr 2020
Oracle Ships Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel 6 - Based On Linux 5.4 + DTrace Over BPF, Etc31 Mar 2020
Oracle Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel R5U3 Released With Better ARM 64-Bit Support24 Mar 2020
Java 14 Reaches General Availability With Garbage Collection Improvements17 Mar 2020

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247 Articles
Phoronix
Raspberry Pi Vulkan, WSL2, Renoir, Linux 5.8 + PHP8 Was Exciting For June01 Jul 2020
Intel vs. AMD, Systemd-Homed, Kernel Advancements Top H1'2020 For Linux30 Jun 2020
Phoronix Is Now 16 Years Old, Phoronix Test Suite Turns 1205 Jun 2020
Kernel Advancements, Microsoft Linux News Kept Open-Source Fans Entertained In May02 Jun 2020
Phoronix Turns 16 Years Old Next Week, So Here's A Special To Celebrate31 May 2020
Linux Gaming, Qt Drama, New Hardware Kept Open-Source Enthusiasts Entertained This Month30 Apr 2020
Apple Using Rust, exFAT, Ryzen Laptops, Ubuntu 20.04 Advances + Other Hits From March31 Mar 2020
Linux 5.6, Threadripper 3990X, $199 AMD Laptop Topped Reader Interest In February01 Mar 2020
Kernel Talk, AMD Hardware + Other Popular Linux Topics Of January01 Feb 2020
Happy New Year + A Look Back At The Most Popular Linux Content Of 201931 Dec 2019

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608 Articles
Phoronix Test Suite
Phoronix Test Suite 9.8 Milestone 2 Released For Open-Source/Linux Benchmarking24 Jun 2020
Phoronix Test Suite 9.8 Milestone 1 Readies Another Round Of Benchmarking Features04 Jun 2020
Phoronix Test Suite 9.6.1 Released For Cross-Platform, Open-Source Benchmarking25 May 2020
Phoronix Test Suite 9.6 Released With Many Benchmark Result Viewer Improvements21 Apr 2020
Continuing To Improve The Benchmark Result Viewer12 Apr 2020
Phoronix Test Suite 9.6 Milestone 2 Released For Latest Cross-Platform Benchmarking05 Apr 2020
Phoronix Test Suite 9.6 Milestone 1 Further Enhances The Benchmark Result Viewer24 Mar 2020
Phoronix Test Suite 9.4.1 Released For Automated, Cross-Platform Benchmarking04 Mar 2020
Phoronix Test Suite 9.4 M3 Released With More Improvements For Benchmark Result Analysis18 Feb 2020
Phoronix Test Suite 9.4 Milestone 2 Released With Result Viewer Improvements05 Feb 2020

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186 Articles
Premium
Showing Your Support During COVID-1924 Apr 2020
Showing Your Love For Open-Source + Linux Benchmarking This Valentine's Day14 Feb 2020
A Last Call To Show Your Support In 201930 Dec 2019
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Programming
Lua 5.4 Released With New Garbage Collection Mode, Warning System29 Jun 2020
PHP 8.0 Alpha 1 Released - Running Faster And With New Features25 Jun 2020
Perl 7 Announced As Evolving Perl 5 With Modern Defaults24 Jun 2020
Perl 5.32 Released With Unicode 13.0 Support, Performance Enhancements21 Jun 2020
FPC 3.2 Pascal Compiler Released In 2020 - Even Adds Windows 3.0 16-bit Support20 Jun 2020
OpenBLAS 0.3.10 Released With Initial BFloat16 Support, x86_64 Optimizations15 Jun 2020
Git 2.27 Demotes The Recently Promoted Transport Protocol v2, Continues SHA-256 Work01 Jun 2020
Apache Updates Subversion - SVN 1.14 LTS Released28 May 2020
A Quick Look At GCC 10.1 PGO Optimization Benchmarks26 May 2020
PostgreSQL 13.0 Beta 1 Released With Parallel Vacuum, Security Improvements + Benchmarks24 May 2020

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Proprietary Software
DaVinci Resolve 16 Beta Video Editor Employing Deep Learning, GPU Accelerated Tools08 Apr 2019
Lightworks Video Editor Plans For A Busy 2019 But No Signs Of The Open-Source Version10 Jan 2019
Adobe Customer Care: There Hasn't Been Enough Demand For Linux10 Dec 2018
Lightworks 14.5 Video Editor Released With Same-Day Linux Support But Still No Source17 Oct 2018
DaVinci Resolve 15 Video/Effects Editor Released With Linux Support13 Aug 2018
A VR Developer's Thoughts On The Current Mess Of APIs & Hardware27 May 2018
Keeper Password Manager Launches New Linux Version26 Apr 2018
Vivaldi Web Browser Now Available For Linux ARM / Raspberry Pi05 Dec 2017
TeamViewer 13 Now Available For Linux As A Native 64-bit Port04 Dec 2017
Adobe Is Finally Ending Flash Support... In 202025 Jul 2017

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Qt
Qt 6.0 Sees Its First Development Snapshot15 Jun 2020
KDAB Releases Qt 3D + glTF 2.0 Powered Kuesa 3D 1.208 Jun 2020
Qt Updates Its Online Installer To Clarify Open-Source Obligations27 May 2020
Qt 5.15 Released With Graphics Improvements, Preparations Ahead Of Qt 626 May 2020
Qt 5.15 Aiming For Release A Week From Today12 May 2020
Qt 5.15 Hits Release Candidate In Hopes Of Shipping Later This Month06 May 2020
Qt 6.0 Gets A Release Date With An Initial Release Schedule Published27 Apr 2020
LXQt 0.15 Released As First Big Update To This Lightweight Qt Desktop In A Year25 Apr 2020
Qt Developers Discuss Theoretical Clang-Based Tool For Porting Qt5 Code To Qt623 Apr 2020
Qt Creator 4.12 Released For Improving Qt/C++ Development23 Apr 2020

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Radeon
RadeonSI Switches To Make Greater Wave64 Use On Navi01 Jul 2020
AMD/ROCm "AOMP" Compiler Enables OpenMP 5.0 By Default, Preps For More Upstreaming30 Jun 2020
AMDVLK 2020.Q2.6 Brings More Performance Tuning30 Jun 2020
AMD Publishes AMDGPU UVD Firmware For Southern Islands29 Jun 2020
AMD Queues Its First Batch Of AMDGPU Changes For Linux 5.9: Sienna Cichlid + More27 Jun 2020
AMDVLK 2020.Q2.5 Driver Released With Some New Bits + Bug Fixes24 Jun 2020
RADV Vulkan Driver Adds New Workaround For Path of Exile Game23 Jun 2020
AMDGPU Patches Revived For Better Hot Device Unplug / External GPU Handling21 Jun 2020
Radeon ROCm 3.5.1 Open-Source Compute Stack Released20 Jun 2020
AMD Lands VCN 3.0 Video Encode Support For Navi 2 / Sienna Cichlid18 Jun 2020

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Red Hat
"Project Springfield" Is Red Hat's Effort To Improve Linux File-Systems / Storage01 Jul 2020
RHEL Deprecating The Virt-Manager UI In Favor Of The Cockpit Web Console26 Jun 2020
Red Hat Investing In Modularity And Will Support It Where It Makes Sense For RHEL 918 Jun 2020
CentOS 8 Rebased Against RHEL 8.215 Jun 2020
Red Hat's Stratis Storage 2.1 Released With Encryption Support, Other Improvements04 Jun 2020
Red Hat Tosses Its Weight Behind Quarkus28 May 2020
Red Hat Pushing DNF 5 Into Development For Improving The Package Manager05 Mar 2020
Red Hat's Stratis 2.0.1 Released For This Linux Storage Management Solution11 Feb 2020
RHEL 8.2 Beta Application Streams Bring GCC 9.1, Python 3.823 Jan 2020
Red Hat Recommends Disabling The Intel Linux Graphics Driver Over Hardware Flaw16 Jan 2020

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RISC-V
RISC-V UEFI Linux Support Under Review28 Jun 2020
RISC-V For Linux 5.8 Finishes Bringing Up The Kendryte K210, Adds KGDB Support07 Jun 2020
Linux 5.7 Begins Landing Support For The Kendryte K210 Dual-Core RISC-V SoC09 Apr 2020
UEFI Boot Support Published For RISC-V On Linux26 Feb 2020
Linux Kernel Continues Prepping For RISC-V's Updated Supervisor Binary Interface12 Feb 2020
Linux Kernel Preparations For RISC-V Vector ISA Support06 Jan 2020
Libre RISC-V Accelerator Secures 300k EUR In Grants, Still Undecided About The ISA29 Dec 2019
NEOX V Announced By Think Silicon As First RISC-V 3D GPU02 Dec 2019
Many RISC-V Improvements Ready For Linux 5.5: M-Mode, SECCOMP, Other Features27 Nov 2019
SiFive U8-Series To Offer Much Greater RISC-V Performance25 Oct 2019

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Standards
Khronos Releases SYCL 2020 Provisional Specification30 Jun 2020
Khronos Releases OpenVG 1.1 Lite For High Quality Vector Graphics On Mobile28 May 2020
SD 8.0 Specification To Allow 4GB/s Transfer Rates By Leveraging PCIe 4.019 May 2020
Updated Basis Universal Yields High Quality Compression, 3~4x Smaller Than JPEG/PNG21 Mar 2020
Unicode 13.0 Released With A Plunger, Fondue & Other New Emoji11 Mar 2020
New High Quality GPU Compression Codec Going Open-Source In The Coming Days09 Mar 2020
MetaInfo Creator - Easily Creating AppStream Metadata For Software08 Mar 2020
Khronos Moves Ahead With Developing "ANARI" API For Analytic Rendering03 Mar 2020
Monado OpenXR Runtime v0.1 Released For Open-Source XR Stack25 Feb 2020
Khronos Next Pursuing An Analytic Rendering API13 Nov 2019

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SUSE
openSUSE Leap 15.2 Hits RC Phase With GNOME 3.34 + KDE Plasma 5.18, Sway29 May 2020
OpenSUSE Leap + SUSE Linux Enterprise Planning To Move Closer In 202009 Apr 2020
OpenSUSE Leap 15.2 Begins Seeing Beta Builds, Official Release Due In May25 Feb 2020
OpenSUSE's OBS Can Now Spin Windows Subsystem for Linux Images13 Oct 2019
OpenSUSE Expanding Encryption Options For Its Installer10 Oct 2019
GCC 10 Likely To See "-flto=auto" Option24 Jul 2019
OpenSUSE Enables LTO By Default For Tumbleweed - Smaller & Faster Binaries17 Jul 2019
openSUSE's YaST Now Supports Multi-Device Btrfs Setups20 Jun 2019
OpenSUSE Adds Option To Installer For Toggling Performance-Hitting CPU Mitigations22 May 2019
OpenSUSE Leap 15.1 Released - Based Off SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 SP122 May 2019

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systemd
Systemd 246 Is On The Way With Many Changes01 Jul 2020
Dbus-Broker 23 Released For High Performance D-Bus11 May 2020
Systemd-OOMD Continues Coming Together For Better Linux Out-Of-Memory Handling10 Apr 2020
Systemd 245 Released - First Version Including Systemd-Homed06 Mar 2020
Systemd 245 RC2 Released With Systemd-Homed, Partitioner + More03 Mar 2020
Learn More About Systemd-Homed For How Linux Home Directories Are Being Reinvented07 Feb 2020
Systemd 245 Shipping Soon With Systemd-Homed, Systemd-Repart Partitioner05 Feb 2020
Systemd-Homed Merged As A Fundamental Change To Linux Home Directories30 Jan 2020
Systemd Will Be Working To Improve Out-Of-Memory Linux Handling With Facebook OOMD08 Jan 2020
Systemd "Path Images" Feature Allows Mounting Images At Arbitrary Paths06 Jan 2020

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Ubuntu
EGMDE Is Still Being Hacked On As A Lightweight Mir Desktop26 Jun 2020
Dell To Begin Shipping Ubuntu 20.04 LTS On Their Latest XPS Developer Edition23 Jun 2020
Ubuntu 20.10 Looking At Restricting Access To Kernel Logs With dmesg17 Jun 2020
Ubuntu 18.04's Heavily Patched Kernel Opens Door To Lockdown Bypass, Breaks Secure Boot14 Jun 2020
Ubuntu's Ubiquity Installer Begins Adding ZFS Encryption Support10 Jun 2020
Performing Automated Server Installs With Ubuntu 20.04 LTS07 Jun 2020
Ubuntu's ZFS Daemon Zsys 0.5 Released03 Jun 2020
Ubuntu 20.10 Installer With ZFS Will Enable TRIM By Default21 May 2020
Ubuntu Touch OTA-12 Released With The Switch Finally To Unity 8 / Lomiri13 May 2020
Ubuntu's Server Installer Was Mistakenly Leaking Encrypted Storage Passphrase To Its Log12 May 2020

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Valve
Futex2 Proposed In Latest Effort For Linux Kernel Optimization That Can Benefit Gamers12 Jun 2020
Steam Play's Proton 5.0-9 Brings Fix For Games Requiring EA Origin Client11 Jun 2020
Proton 5.0-8 Release Candidate Brings Game Fixes, Performance Improvements03 Jun 2020
Steam Ironing Out Shader Pre-Caching For Helping Game Load Times, Stuttering30 May 2020
Half-Life: Alyx Update Adds Native Linux Support, Vulkan Rendering15 May 2020
Valve Updates Steam Survey Data For April With A Slight Linux Increase02 May 2020
Proton 5.0-7 Released With New Game Support, Updated VKD3D/DXVK01 May 2020
Proton 5.0-7 Being Prepared With Newer DXVK, Updated VKD3D Layer28 Apr 2020
Steam Audio SDK 2.0 Beta 18 Released22 Apr 2020
Steam Play's Proton 5.0-6 Released With DOOM Eternal Fix, Other Game Improvements15 Apr 2020

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VIA
Even In 2019, A Long Road Still For Getting The VIA OpenChrome Driver In Linux09 Jan 2019
OpenChrome DRM Driver To Go Through A GEM/TTM Code Rewrite05 Aug 2018
It's Still Going To Be Tough Getting The OpenChrome VIA KMS Driver In The Linux Kernel28 May 2018
VIA Joins In The AI Race, Linux/Android Support For Their New Developer Kit10 May 2018
OpenChrome DRM Driver To Work On New GEM/TTM Code, Regression Fixes12 Mar 2018
OpenChrome KMS Can Now Do Runtime Resolution Changes, Hopes To Go Mainline In 201811 Mar 2018
OpenChrome DRM Still Aiming For Mainline Kernel, But Initially Will Lack 2D Acceleration02 Mar 2018
OpenChrome DRM Continues To Be Developed, But It Didn't Make It Mainline This Year26 Dec 2017
OpenChrome DRM Still Being Ported To Newer Kernel, Lengthy Process25 Aug 2017
OpenChrome Still Pushing For DRM Kernel Driver, Updated DDX04 Aug 2017

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Virtualization
Intel's Cloud Hypervisor 0.8 Adds Experimental ARM64 Support, Snapshot/Restore13 Jun 2020
Loongson 3 CPUs Beginning To Work With Linux KVM Virtualization13 Jun 2020
Linux 5.8 Supports Nested AMD Live Migration With KVM11 Jun 2020
Intel Engineer Proposes Software-Based KVM Protected Memory Extension24 May 2020
Linux KVM Virtualization Had Mistakenly Been Applying L1TF Workaround To Unaffected CPUs19 May 2020
Proxmox VE 6.2 Released With Zstd Backups, Live Migration With ZFS Storage Replication12 May 2020
QEMU 5.0 Released For This Important Open-Source Emulator For Linux Virtualization28 Apr 2020
Amazon Plumbing Nitro Enclaves Support For Linux To Isolate Highly Sensitive Data21 Apr 2020
VirtIO-FS Support Is In QEMU 5.0 For Better File/Folder Sharing Between Hosts And VMs21 Apr 2020
KVM With Linux 5.7 Supporting Protected/Secure VM Guests For IBM POWER + s39005 Apr 2020

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Vulkan
Open-Source Qualcomm "TURNIP" Vulkan Driver Adds Tessellation Shader Support23 Jun 2020
Vulkan 1.2.145 Released With VK_EXT_extended_dynamic_state21 Jun 2020
A NVIDIA Engineer In His Spare Time Wrote A Vulkan Driver That Works On Older Raspberry Pi20 Jun 2020
New Vulkan Extension Proposed For DirectFB Support14 Jun 2020
Raspberry Pi Vulkan Driver Making Progress But Long Road Remains09 Jun 2020
Vulkan SDK 1.2.141 Released With GFXReconstruct, DirectX Shader Compiler Bundled06 Jun 2020
X-Plane's Vulkan Renderer Maturing, More Performance Optimizations Still Coming17 May 2020
DXVK 1.7 Released - Makes Use Of New Vulkan Extensions, Game Fixes16 May 2020
Vulkan 1.2.140 Released With New Extensions For Private Data, Custom Border Color04 May 2020
Vulkan 1.2.139 Released With VK_EXT_robustness2 Extension27 Apr 2020

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Wayland
Wayland's Weston 9.0 Aims For Release In Early September02 Jul 2020
Sway 1.5-RC1 Wayland Compositor Brings VRR / Adaptive-Sync, New Protocol Support25 Jun 2020
TAIWINS Is A Compact Wayland Compositor13 May 2020
Experimental Linux Live OS For Showcasing Wayland Updated With Latest Desktops07 May 2020
The Wayland Book Is Now Freely Available05 May 2020
Mir 1.8 Released With HiDPI Improvements, Better Compatibility Outside Of Ubuntu16 Apr 2020
Sway Wayland Compositor Seeing Adaptive-Sync/VRR Support04 Mar 2020
Wayland-Protocols 1.19 Released With Governance Guide, Updated XDG-Shell29 Feb 2020
LavaLauncher 1.6 Released As A Simple Dock/Launcher For Wayland17 Feb 2020
Wayland 1.18 Released With Meson Support, Other Minor Changes12 Feb 2020

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WINE
Wine-Staging 5.11 Is Down To Just Over 700 Patches20 Jun 2020
Wine 5.11 Released With Updated Mono, Initial Work On NetIO Kernel Driver19 Jun 2020
Wine Staging 5.10 Adds Another Patch For Denuvo + A Fix For Numerous D3D11 Games06 Jun 2020
Wine 5.10 Starts Work On A Unix Library For NTDLL, More WineD3D Vulkan05 Jun 2020
Wine-Staging 5.9 Picks Up A Patch In The Effort To Deal With Denuvo Anti-Cheat23 May 2020
Wine 5.9 Released With Latest WineD3D Vulkan Capabilities, DLL Improvements22 May 2020
Wine's Direct3D Vulkan Back-End Continues Seeing An Uptick In Activity21 May 2020
Wine-Staging 5.8 Is Smaller Thanks To Upstreaming More Patches09 May 2020
Wine 5.8 Released With GIF Encoder, More WineD3D Vulkan Progress08 May 2020
Wine Patches Cleaned Up, Out For Review On Very Early POWER 64-Bit Support26 Apr 2020

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X.Org
Linux 5.9 To Expose Adaptive-Sync / VRR Range Via DebugFS26 Jun 2020
The First Batch Of DRM-Misc-Next Changes For Linux 5.9 Sent In20 Jun 2020
Intel Developer Posts Latest Patch For Variable Refresh Rate Within X.Org Modesetting11 Jun 2020
Adaptive-Sync/VRR Seeing Port To xf86-video-modesetting Driver25 May 2020
XDC2020 Call For Proposals - X.Org Developers For Now Still Planning To Meet In Poland16 May 2020
X.Org Board Elections Wrap Up For 202030 Apr 2020
Pixman 0.40 Released As First Update In A Year For This Key Library For The Linux Desktop20 Apr 2020
X.Org AutoRepeat Option Restored After 14 Year Hiatus13 Apr 2020
X.Org Server 1.20.8 Released With No Sign Of GLAMOR/XWayland-Improved X.Org Server 1.2130 Mar 2020
X.Org/FreeDesktop.org Is Looking For Sponsors Or May Have To Cut Continuous Integration Hosting27 Feb 2020

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