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AMD Ryzen 3 CPUFreq Governor Benchmarks On Linux 4.1322 Aug 2017
AMDKFD Code Updated For Linux 4.14, More Changes Being Upstreamed21 Aug 2017
AMD Patches MJPEG Decoding For VA-API Gallium3D15 Aug 2017
AMD Threadripper Is Looking Good, At Least Under Windows10 Aug 2017
An Ubuntu Kernel Built With The Latest AMDGPU DC Support09 Aug 2017
With AMDGPU DC Not Aligning For Linux 4.14, 120 More Display Code Patches09 Aug 2017
AMD Confirms Linux Performance Marginality Problem Affecting Some, Doesn't Affect Epyc / TR07 Aug 2017
Ryzen-Test & Stress-Run Make It Easy To Cause Segmentation Faults On Zen CPUs04 Aug 2017
Radeon's ProRender Renderer Now Available In Source Form30 Jul 2017
AMD Ryzen 3 Rolls Out, Linux Benchmarks Coming27 Jul 2017

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838 Articles
pfSense 2.4 Release Candidate Now Available22 Aug 2017
Next DragonFlyBSD Release Will Offer Experimental HAMMER221 Aug 2017
FreeBSD 10.4 Enters Beta, Release Slated For October19 Aug 2017
HAMMER2 File-System Looks Like Its Getting Closer To Being Usable On DragonFlyBSD18 Aug 2017
DragonFlyBSD Finalizes Its Ryzen Workaround12 Aug 2017
GhostBSD 11.1 Enters Alpha: FreeBSD 11.1 Paired With MATE, Xfce Desktops10 Aug 2017
DragonFlyBSD 4.8.1 Released, Updates Intel DRM Against Linux 4.7.1003 Aug 2017
OpenBSD Switches To Clang Compiler For i386/AMD6431 Jul 2017
OPNsense 17.7 Released For FreeBSD 11 Powered Firewall31 Jul 2017
Bitrig: The Short-Lived OpenBSD Fork30 Jul 2017

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446 Articles
RISC-V Support Continues Advancing For LLVM21 Aug 2017
DragonEgg Now Works With GCC 8, LLVM 621 Aug 2017
Cortex-A75 and Cortex-A55 Now Supported By LLVM21 Aug 2017
Initial ARMv8.3-A Support Added To LLVM11 Aug 2017
LLVM 5.0 RC2 Released11 Aug 2017
Changes To Look Forward To With LLVM/Clang 5.006 Aug 2017
HHVM 3.21 Released With Better PHP7 Compatibility, Sodium Support03 Aug 2017
Due To A GCC Bug, RDRAND Usage Wasn't As Random As Expected27 Jul 2017
LLVM 5.0-RC1 Up For Testing27 Jul 2017
Haswell-Tuned Binaries Are Still Sometimes Faster On AMD Ryzen Than Znver1 Tuning21 Jul 2017

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871 Articles
Another Ivy Bridge Era Motherboard Now Supported By Coreboot - ASRock B75 Pro3-M21 Aug 2017
Coreboot Now Has Basic UEFI Support Working With TianoCore12 Aug 2017
Cannonlake Enablement Continues In Coreboot; Still No Sign Of Ryzen For Coreboot13 Jul 2017
More Librem 13 Enablement Lands In Coreboot17 Jun 2017
Librem 13 v2 Support Lands In Upstream Coreboot09 Jun 2017
Coreboot Joins The Software Freedom Conservancy01 Jun 2017
Coreboot Ready To Ship On Upcoming Purism Librem 13/15 Laptops26 May 2017
ThinkPad T430 Ported To Mainline Coreboot19 May 2017
Coreboot 4.6 Released08 May 2017
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Now Supported By Coreboot01 May 2017

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145 Articles
Debian Celebrates Its 24th Birthday16 Aug 2017
Debian Buster Hopes To Drop Qt415 Aug 2017
Debian's DebConf17 Wrapping Up Today, Watch The Videos Online12 Aug 2017
Debian Might Abandon Their Live Images04 Aug 2017
Debian 9.1 Released Along With Debian 8.922 Jul 2017
Debian GNU/Hurd 2017 Released, Supports More Than 3GiB Of Memory18 Jun 2017
Debian 9.0 "Stretch" Hits The Web18 Jun 2017
Debian Installer Stretch Hits Its Final RC13 Jun 2017
Debian Installer Stretch RC4 Released27 May 2017
Debian 9.0 "Stretch" Planned For Release In Three Weeks26 May 2017

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223 Articles
xfce4-panel 4.13.1 Released, Another Step Towards The Eventual Xfce 4.1414 Aug 2017
Enlightenment EFL 1.20 Released05 Aug 2017
Debian's Archive Is Up To 94% For Reproducible Builds23 Jul 2017
Xfce's Exo 0.11.4 Completes GTK3 Port12 Jul 2017
MATE Developers Are Considering Mir-Over-Wayland27 Jun 2017
Xfce Settings 4.13.1 Released19 Jun 2017
WPS Office 2016 for Linux Released14 Jun 2017
Xfdesktop 4.13.1 Released, Another Step Towards Xfce 4.1412 Jun 2017
Xfce Picks Up Hybrid Sleep Support11 Jun 2017
Xfce 4.14 Continues Getting Closer With Its GTK3 Port30 May 2017

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273 Articles
A Number Of Fedora 27 Features Get Pushed Back To Fedora 2811 Aug 2017
Fedora Will Soon Decide The Fate Of Its i686 Kernel08 Aug 2017
It Will Still Take Fedora A Few More Releases To Switch Off Python 229 Jul 2017
NVIDIA Makes It Easier On Fedora To Try GNOME With EGLStreams On Wayland26 Jul 2017
Fedora Modular Server "Boltron" Preview Release Now Available25 Jul 2017
Fedora 27 Approves More Features: Flatpaks, NSS, RPM 4.14, Installer22 Jul 2017
I Had A Tough Time Deciding What GPU To Use On My Main Fedora Linux Workstation16 Jul 2017
Fedora 27 Will See 32-bit UEFI, Glibc 2.27, Bay/Cherry Trail Improvements16 Jul 2017
Fedora Planning To Make NVIDIA Driver Easier, Full HDR Support On Linux13 Jul 2017
Fedora 27 Is Hoping For A Unified Database For DNF13 Jul 2017

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706 Articles
Free Software
Ardour Digital Audio Workstation 5.11 Released16 Aug 2017
Mono 5.2 Released With Various Changes14 Aug 2017
PostgreSQL 10 Beta 3 Arrives13 Aug 2017
SQLite 3.20 Released With New Extensions, Command Line Shell Improvements06 Aug 2017
PHP 7.2 Beta 2 Released06 Aug 2017
Git 2.14 Released04 Aug 2017
Boost Is Planning A Move To CMake24 Jul 2017
Benchmarks Of PHP 7.2 Beta: PHP Is Still Getting Faster22 Jul 2017
Learn More About Lennart Poettering's casync Project18 Jul 2017
Git 2.14 Starts Getting Aligned For Release13 Jul 2017

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1334 Articles
FP64 Support Finally Lands In Mesa Git For Intel Haswell03 Jan 2017

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GNOME 3.25.91 Released: Evince Finally Supports Adobe Illustrator Files22 Aug 2017
GNOME Turns 20 Years Old15 Aug 2017
GNOME 3.26 Beta Debuts: More Meson Porting, Wayland Action13 Aug 2017
GNOME GUADEC 2017 Videos Available13 Aug 2017
Linux's New Mouse Configuration Utility Is Getting Some Spit 'n Polish13 Aug 2017
GNOME Shell 3.26 Beta Drops Autotools Support10 Aug 2017
GParted / GParted Live 0.29 Released09 Aug 2017
The Blockers For GTK4: Constraint-Based Layout, Finished OpenGL Renderer & More07 Aug 2017
GNOME Disks Gaining Resize & Repair Support26 Jul 2017
GNOME 3.25.4 Released21 Jul 2017

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796 Articles
GCC 7.2 Compiler Released14 Aug 2017
Glibc's Per-Thread Cache Is Helping Out Some Benchmarks06 Aug 2017
GCC Working On 3rd Party Static Analysis Support05 Aug 2017
GNU C Library 2.26 Released With Per-Thread Cache For Greater Performance02 Aug 2017
GNU Binutils 2.29 Released27 Jul 2017
GCC 7.2 To Be Released In About Two Weeks25 Jul 2017
GCC Is Working On An Implementation Of Microsoft's Language Server Protocol24 Jul 2017
GCC Begins Preparing For C++20 With -std=c++2a20 Jul 2017
Libgcrypt 1.8 Released With Various Improvements19 Jul 2017
New Features Coming For Glibc 2.2617 Jul 2017

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267 Articles
Google Rolls Out Chrome Enterprise: Chrome OS For Work22 Aug 2017
Android 8.0 "Oreo" Launches21 Aug 2017
Chrome 61 Beta Rolls Out With JavaScript Modules, WebUSB Support15 Aug 2017
Chrome/Chromium Turns On Support For OpenType Variable Fonts05 Aug 2017
VA-API Video Acceleration On The Linux Desktop Is Nearly Ready For Chrome22 Jul 2017
Google Developers Begin Planning For Go 2 Programming Language13 Jul 2017
Chrome Enables Its GPU Scheduler By Default11 Jul 2017
Chrome 60 Beta Rolls Out With VP9 Improvements, New Developer Features13 Jun 2017
Lullaby: Google's New C++ Libraries For VR/AR10 Jun 2017
Chrome 61 Progresses With WebUSB API & More10 Jun 2017

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298 Articles
The Passive Cooling Paradigm: Atlast Solutions Ultimate Fanless Core i7 7700T21 Aug 2017
Allwinner sun4i DRM Queues HDMI CEC Support For Linux 4.1419 Aug 2017
Hands On With The Tyan Thunder GT24EB7106; Building The Kernel In Under 30 Seconds18 Aug 2017
Ethereum Ethminer Performance With Radeon & GeForce OpenCL - August 201709 Aug 2017
Talos II POWER9 Workstation With OpenBMC, PCI-E 4.0 Up For Pre-Ordering08 Aug 2017
Libratbag's Piper Mouse GUI Interface Had A Successful GSoC06 Aug 2017
I3C Subsystem Proposed For The Linux Kernel01 Aug 2017
Artem Tashkinov: Independent Hardware Vendors Hate Linux01 Aug 2017
UPower 1.0 Steps Closer To Reality With v0.99.5 Update24 Jul 2017
It Looks Like Purism Might Be Soon Launching Their Libre Linux Phone19 Jul 2017

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1128 Articles
Intel OpenGL/Vulkan Developers Join #intel-3d23 Aug 2017
Intel Submits A Final Batch Of Feature Changes For Their DRM Driver In Linux 4.1421 Aug 2017
Intel Announces 8th Gen Core CPUs: Claims 40% Boost Over Gen 7, More Cores21 Aug 2017
Intel Adds AVX2/FMA Optimized Math Functions To Glibc 2.2719 Aug 2017
Intel Gets Back To Working On Their OpenGL Shader Cache19 Aug 2017
Intel ANV Vulkan Driver Now Supports External Semaphores16 Aug 2017
More Sandy Bridge Scheduling Updates For LLVM13 Aug 2017
VK_KHR_external_semaphore Being Prepped For Intel ANV Vulkan04 Aug 2017
Intel Gemini Lake Supports 10-bit VP9 Decoding02 Aug 2017
Skylake & Newer Could Still See Faster Linux Graphics Performance22 Jul 2017

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1187 Articles
KDE Applications 17.08 Released, More Apps Ported To KF517 Aug 2017
Krita 3.2 Released For Leading Open-Source Digital Painting17 Aug 2017
KDE Frameworks 5.37 Released13 Aug 2017
Latte Dock 0.7 Released With Many Improvements, Wayland Tech Preview11 Aug 2017
KDE Brooklyn Chat Bridge Declared Production-Ready08 Aug 2017
The State Of KDE Plasma For Summer 201702 Aug 2017
The Vision For KDE Plasma According To Its Developers25 Jul 2017
KDAB Releases Clazy 1.2 With Improvements For Qt Static Analysis24 Jul 2017
Krita 3.2 Digital Painting Program Enters Beta18 Jul 2017
KWin Now Requires C++14; Perhaps More Of KDE Will Make Use Of Newer C++?17 Jul 2017

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678 Articles
LibreOffice 5.4 Released With New Standard Color Palette, Improved File Handling28 Jul 2017
LibreOffice 6.0 Is In Development12 Jun 2017
LibreOffice 5.4 Beta 1 Tagged, LibreOffice 5.5 On Main18 May 2017
A Look At Some Of The Changes So Far For LibreOffice 5.418 Apr 2017
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

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89 Articles
Linux Events
Phoronix Moscow Meetup - April 201730 Mar 2017
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 2016 Videos Now Available07 Feb 2016

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45 Articles
Linux Gaming
RadeonSI Gets Performance Boost For Dawn of War III22 Aug 2017
Piper Continues To Be Tweaked For Configuring Your Gaming Mouse On Linux20 Aug 2017
SDL 2.0.6 Appears To Be Getting Closer To Release19 Aug 2017
Feral Interactive Wants To Know What Linux Game Ports You'd Like Next11 Aug 2017
Sudden Strike 4 Launching Today With Linux Support11 Aug 2017
Valve Gets Into Digital Card Games By Announcing "Artifact"09 Aug 2017
Unreal Engine 4.17 Released With Better Vulkan Support07 Aug 2017
Godot Game Engine Adds Support For glTF 2.004 Aug 2017
OpenMW 0.42 Released To Let Morrowind Live On01 Aug 2017
Libratbag-Powered Piper Is Looking Good For Configuring Gaming Mice On Linux28 Jul 2017

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1418 Articles
Linux Kernel
D-Bus Broker Announced As A New, High Performance Message Bus23 Aug 2017
The DRM Changes To Find With The Linux 4.14 Kernel23 Aug 2017
Still In Development, Landlock Aims To Yield Powerful Security Sandboxes For Linux21 Aug 2017
Linux 4.13-rc6 Kernel Released20 Aug 2017
Some Fresh I/O Scheduler Benchmarks: Linux 4.13 With BFQ, CFQ, Kyber, Deadline20 Aug 2017
Atomic Mode-Setting Ported To The Cirrus KMS Driver18 Aug 2017
HMM Revised Its 25th Time, Seeking Inclusion In Linux 4.1417 Aug 2017
Linux 4.13-rc5 Released As The Kernel Proceeds Normally13 Aug 2017
Linux 4.13-rc4 Kernel Released07 Aug 2017
Facebook Looking To Add Zstd Support To The Linux Kernel, Btrfs04 Aug 2017

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1679 Articles
Linux Storage
ZFS On Linux Adds Encryption Support14 Aug 2017
Reiser4 Updated For Linux 4.12, Experimental Data Striping Support14 Aug 2017
Linux's Multi-Queue Block Code Still Presenting Some Performance Regressions11 Aug 2017
F2FS Hit By Three Security Vulnerabilities: Memory Corruption, Possible Code Execution08 Aug 2017
NOVA: The Newest Linux File-System, Designed For Persistent Memory03 Aug 2017
ZFS On Linux 0.7 Released With New Features26 Jul 2017
XFS Updates Queued For Linux 4.1310 Jul 2017
EXT4 On Linux 4.13 Can Now Support Around 2 Billion Directory Entries09 Jul 2017
Btrfs RAID 5/6 Support Is "Mostly OK" With Linux 4.1208 Jul 2017
Linux 4.13 DM Picks Up Support For SMR/Zoned Devices07 Jul 2017

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240 Articles
VC5 Gallium3D Driver Close To Merging To Mainline Mesa22 Aug 2017
Mesa 17.1.7 Brings Various Fixes For Users Of Stable Open-Source 3D Drivers21 Aug 2017
Mesa 17.2-RC5 Released, Final Should Come Within One Week21 Aug 2017
Mesa 17.1.7 Being Prepped For Release19 Aug 2017
Vega Performance Counters Now Exposed For RadeonSI16 Aug 2017
RADV Vulkan Driver Begins Seeing Fixes For Vega15 Aug 2017
Broadcom Driver VC5 Instruction Scheduler Coming Together15 Aug 2017
OMX Tizonia Gallium3D State Tracker Sent Out For Review13 Aug 2017
Mesa 17.2 Release Candidate 4 Arrives For Testing12 Aug 2017
Mesa Patches For Two Of The Fairly Trivial OpenGL 4.6 Patches08 Aug 2017

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1226 Articles
Microsoft Launches .NET Core 2.0 With Better Linux Support14 Aug 2017
Mono Begins Using WebAssembly With A Look Towards C#/F# The Web09 Aug 2017
Microsoft's Windows Subsystem For Linux Exits Beta29 Jul 2017
Paragon Adds Write Support To Its ReFS Linux Driver30 May 2017
Mono 5.0 Rolls Out With Roslyn C# Compiler, Concurrent Garbage Collection20 May 2017
Fedora's FESCo Is Okay With Fedora 26 In The Windows Store13 May 2017
Microsoft .NET Core 2.0 Preview Brings Better Linux Support11 May 2017
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

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124 Articles
Mozilla's Push For Super Fast CSS With Quantum/Stylo22 Aug 2017
Firefox 55 Is Ready To Shine With Performance Improvements07 Aug 2017
Rust-Written "Stylo" Servo Style System Now Available Via Firefox Nightly25 Jul 2017
Firefox 55 Beta Prepping Numerous Changes16 Jun 2017
Mozilla Firefox 54 Now Available13 Jun 2017
Mozilla's Servo Still Striving For WebGL Support19 May 2017
Mozilla Firefox 53.0 Released, Drops Old Linux CPU Support19 Apr 2017
Mozilla Thunderbird 52 Released05 Apr 2017
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

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246 Articles
Kodi's Wayland Support Was Successfully Revived With GSoC 201714 Aug 2017
MythTV 29 Released31 Jul 2017
MPV 0.26 Media Player Released18 Jul 2017
VP9 Added To VA-API's Encode Capabilities For FFmpeg25 Jun 2017
Opus 1.2 Audio Codec Officially Released20 Jun 2017
Opus 1.2 Audio Codec Enters Beta24 May 2017
Kodi 17.2 Released To Fix Security Issue, Bugs24 May 2017
OpenShot 2.3.3 Fixes Many Stability Issues19 May 2017
GStreamer 1.12 Makes Its Stable Debut04 May 2017
SRT Video Transport Protocol Open-Sourced24 Apr 2017

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249 Articles
Nouveau's Meager Changes Queued Up In DRM-Next For Linux 4.1422 Aug 2017
COMPOTE: Working On HMM/Compute For Open-Source NVIDIA Driver10 Aug 2017
Nouveau Still Working To Support The GP108 / NVIDIA GT 103004 Aug 2017
Nouveau Gets Thermal Throttling, One Step Closer For GTX 900 Re-Clocking21 Jul 2017
Nouveau Thermal Monitoring Support For GeForce GTX 900 Series04 Jul 2017
GSoC Work On Nouveau Instruction Scheduling Advances19 Jun 2017
Nouveau NVC0 Enables ARB_post_depth_coverage03 Jun 2017
Nouveau Developer Working On Adding SPIR-V Support To Clover Gallium3D OpenCL03 May 2017
Compute Shader Patches For Nouveau Pascal23 Apr 2017
Nouveau 1.0.15 X.Org Driver Released With Pascal Support22 Apr 2017

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360 Articles
NVIDIA 384.69 Linux Driver Released With A Few Fixes22 Aug 2017
NVIDIA Working On A New OpenGL Memory Usage Extension17 Aug 2017
NVIDIA Releases Vulkan 381.26.13 Beta Linux Driver16 Aug 2017
NVIDIA 384.59 Driver Is Playing Fine With Linux 4.1309 Aug 2017
CUDA 9 Release Candidate Arrives, Supports Volta & Faster Performance04 Aug 2017
NVIDIA Releases 381.26.11 Linux Driver With OpenGL 4.6 Support31 Jul 2017
NVIDIA 384.59 Linux Driver Released Along With 375.8224 Jul 2017
NVIDIA JetPack 3.1 Boosts Deep Learning Performance For Jetson Boards24 Jul 2017
NVIDIA+CMU Develop New Shading Language & Compiler Framework24 Jul 2017
NVIDIA Releases 381.26.08 Vulkan Beta Driver With New Extensions13 Jul 2017

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639 Articles
Operating Systems
Rust-Written Redox OS Closer To Self-Hosting18 Aug 2017
Calamares 3.2 Linux Installer Working On Wayland Support17 Aug 2017
Minoca OS 0.4 Has X.Org Support, Available As A Coreboot Payload16 Aug 2017
Solus 3 Linux Distribution Released For Enthusiasts15 Aug 2017
Haiku OS Continues Work On 64-bit Support, Software Updater05 Aug 2017
ReactOS 0.4.6 Is On The Way With Many Fixes, More UEFI Prepping31 Jul 2017
Trying OpenIndiana Hipster On The Core i9 7900X30 Jul 2017
Android-Based Remix OS To Be Discontinued, Jide To Focus On The Enterprise17 Jul 2017
Slackware Turns 24 Years Old17 Jul 2017
Mageia 6 Officially Released, Now Defaults To GRUB 2 & KDE Plasma 516 Jul 2017

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527 Articles
Oracle Is Looking To Offload Java EE To A New Steward18 Aug 2017
Java JDK 9 Sees Its First Release Candidate09 Aug 2017
Oracle Reportedly Laying Off More Solaris & ZFS Staff04 Aug 2017
Oracle Pushes VirtualBox 5.2 Into Public Beta03 Aug 2017
Oracle Posts SPARC M8 Patches For GCC05 Jul 2017
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

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168 Articles
Ryzen, Windows 10 & Laptop Survey Piqued Linux Users In July01 Aug 2017
Ryzen, NVIDIA & Unity 8 Abandonment Topped H1'201703 Jul 2017
Ryzen, Linux Laptops, Ethereum, & Graphics Drivers Marked Phoronix's 13th Birthday01 Jul 2017
An Early Look At Our 2017 Linux Laptop Survey Results So Far25 Jun 2017
2017 Linux Laptop Survey23 Jun 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.2.0 Officially Released08 Jun 2017
Phoronix Turns 13, Phoronix Test Suite Is Now 9: Happy Birthday05 Jun 2017
Ryzen, Linux 4.12 & Polaris Evolved Were Exciting This Month31 May 2017
The Most Popular Linux News Of The Past 13 Years29 May 2017
Phoronix Turns 13 In Two Weeks - What Shall We Benchmark To Celebrate?21 May 2017

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Phoronix Test Suite
RFC: Seamless Comparisons For The Phoronix Test Suite16 Aug 2017 Crosses 25,000,000 Test/Suite Benchmark Downloads02 Aug 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.4 M1 Brings Progressive Result Comparisons, Performance Tips31 Jul 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.2.1 Now Available For Open-Source Benchmarking30 Jun 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.2 M4 Released, Test Suites Now Also Available Via Git03 Jun 2017 Hits 24 Million Test/Suite Downloads02 Jun 2017
Test Profiles For The Phoronix Test Suite Now Available Via GitHub30 May 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.2 Milestone 3 Released26 May 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.2.0 Milestone 2 Released04 May 2017
Phoronix Test Suite 7.2 Milestone 1 Released14 Apr 2017

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Your Last Chance To Take Advantage Of Our Birthday Bargain07 Jun 2017
Celebrate Phoronix's 13th Birthday By Going Ad-Free Premium At A Great Discount01 Jun 2017
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
Writing Linux / Open-Source News & Benchmarking 365 Days Per Year02 Apr 2016
Raspberry Pi 3, Linux 4.6 & AMDGPU Were Popular Among Our 300+ Articles This Month31 Mar 2016
You Can Now Support Us (Again) When Shopping At NewEgg13 Mar 2016
Vulkan Benchmarking Plans, Last Day For Valentine Premium Special16 Feb 2016

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Proprietary Software
Adobe Is Finally Ending Flash Support... In 202025 Jul 2017
Apple Unveils "Metal 2" Graphics API, Better Performance & Capabilities For VR05 Jun 2017
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

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122 Articles
Qt Creator 4.4 Advances To Release Candidate Stage17 Aug 2017
A Binary Snapshot Of Qt 5.10 To Begin Testing This Next Toolkit Update11 Aug 2017
Qt 5.10 Will Be Going Into Feature Freeze Soon01 Aug 2017
Qt QML Is Better Than HTML5 For User Interfaces?28 Jul 2017
Qt Creator 4.4 Enters Beta20 Jul 2017
Qt Now Supports WebGL Streaming For Qt5 Apps On The Web07 Jul 2017
Qt 5.9.1 Released30 Jun 2017
Making Use Of Vulkan In Qt 5.1016 Jun 2017
Qt 5.9.1 Should Be Out This Month12 Jun 2017
Qt 5.9 LTS Released With Its OpenVG Back-End & Much More31 May 2017

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285 Articles
Radeon Vega Firmware Binaries Added To Linux Firmware Git23 Aug 2017
FP64 Support Revised For R600g Gallium3D Driver23 Aug 2017
Radeon GPU Profiler 1.0.2 Released With Vega Support22 Aug 2017
More Vega/GFX9 Fixes Posted For RADV Vulkan Driver22 Aug 2017
Vega 10 Huge Page Support, Lower CS Overhead For AMDGPU In Linux 4.1418 Aug 2017
Mesa Temporarily Disabling Support For Vega In RADV Vulkan Driver17 Aug 2017
Radeon X.Org Driver Gets Fixed Up To Always Allow Page-Flipping With TearFree17 Aug 2017
More AMDGPU DRM Updates Sent In For Linux 4.14 DRM-Next16 Aug 2017
Trying amd-staging-drm-next With The Radeon RX Vega16 Aug 2017
VDPAU Video Playback For The Radeon RX Vega On Linux15 Aug 2017

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628 Articles
Red Hat
Stratis Is Red Hat's Plan For Next-Gen Linux Storage Without Btrfs02 Aug 2017
Red Hat Appears To Be Abandoning Their Btrfs Hopes01 Aug 2017
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4 Released01 Aug 2017
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4 Enters Public Beta23 May 2017
Red Hat Is Hiring Another Developer For Open-Source Graphics / GPU Compute25 Apr 2017
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

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148 Articles
Tune Into Khronos' SIGGRAPH 2017 Sessions About Vulkan, OpenGL 4.602 Aug 2017
Vulkan 1.0.55 Released With Various Fixes/Clarifications17 Jul 2017
C++20 Feature Talk Heats Up At Latest C++ ISO Meeting16 Jul 2017
Codeplay & Google Release Tool To Compile OpenCL C To Vulkan14 Jul 2017
OpenGL/Vulkan SIGGRAPH Event Set For 2 August11 Jul 2017
Khronos Publishes Finalized glTF 2.0 Specification For Portable 3D Assets05 Jun 2017
IWOCL 2017 OpenCL Wraps Up, OpenCL-V For Vulkan Makes Waves21 May 2017
Khronos Unveils OpenCL 2.2, SPIR-V 1.2, OpenCL CTS Open-Sourced16 May 2017
Khronos Releases OpenVX 1.201 May 2017
SPIR-V Support For LLVM Is Moving Forward01 May 2017

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159 Articles
SUSE+NVIDIA Makes The Graphics Binary Driver Easier To Deploy On Tumbleweed10 Aug 2017
openSUSE Leap 42.3 Officially Released26 Jul 2017
Features For OpenSUSE Leap 42.307 Jul 2017
That OpenSUSE Tablet So Far Is A Dud23 Jun 2017
openSUSE Tumbleweed Jumps On Qt 5.9, Picks Up Default MP322 Jun 2017
OpenSUSE Tumbleweed Is Now Built With PIE17 Jun 2017
openSUSE Leap 42.3 Hitting Release Candidate Stage06 Jun 2017
openSUSE Tumbleweed Switches Over To GCC 701 Jun 2017
openSUSE Announces The Kubic Project For Designing Next-Gen Container OS29 May 2017
Watch The openSUSE Conference 2017 Sessions Online This Weekend27 May 2017

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184 Articles
Systemd 234 Released: Meson Build System, Networkd Improvements13 Jul 2017
CVE-2017-9445: systemd Hit By New Security Vulnerability28 Jun 2017
Systemd Lands Meson Build System Support25 Apr 2017
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

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122 Articles
Ubuntu Dock Now Present By Default In Ubuntu 17.10's GNOME Session18 Aug 2017
Mir 1.0 Appears Close, But No Wayland Client Support Yet Nor Vulkan12 Aug 2017
Mir Relicensed To GPLv2 Or GPLv309 Aug 2017
Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS Released, Updates The Hardware Enablement Stack03 Aug 2017
It Looks Like Canonical Is Still Committed To Wayland On Ubuntu 17.1003 Aug 2017
Ubuntu Flavors Roll Out Their Artful 17.10 Alpha 2 Releases28 Jul 2017
Ubuntu 17.10 Soon Switching Over To GCC 727 Jul 2017
Ubuntu Still Working On Unity 7 Low Graphics Mode Improvements25 Jul 2017
Ubuntu Is Trying To Figure Out The Default Apps For 18.04 LTS21 Jul 2017
Ubuntu 17.10: Continued Work On VA-API, Switching To GDM14 Jul 2017

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1074 Articles
RadeonSI Gets Memory Objects Support In Mesa Git, Last Bit For SteamVR06 Aug 2017
Leasing Support Revised For X.Org Server / RADV, For SteamVR On Linux02 Aug 2017
Steam Linux Usage Was At 0.74% For July01 Aug 2017
SteamOS 2.121 Adds Flatpak Support25 Jul 2017
RADV Is Almost Ready For SteamVR With Mainline Mesa23 Jul 2017
Steam VR's "Knuckles" Controller Now In Dev Kit Form22 Jun 2017
Valve Puts The Steam Link & Steam Controller Back Up For Summer Sale22 Jun 2017
Steam Is Now Available In Flatpak Form18 Jun 2017
Steam Direct Now Available For More Easily Getting Games On Steam13 Jun 2017
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OpenChrome Still Pushing For DRM Kernel Driver, Updated DDX04 Aug 2017
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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
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oVirt 4.1.5 Provides Performance Boost With Gluster23 Aug 2017
QEMU 2.10 Working On Xen 9pfs Support, MIPS EVA26 Jul 2017
Xen Linux Guests Could Be Faster With Linux 4.1306 Jul 2017
KVM Updates Mailed In For Linux 4.1305 Jul 2017
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VirtualBox DRM/KMS Graphics Driver Being Prepped For Mainline Kernel09 Jun 2017
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A Variety Of KVM Changes For Linux 4.12, Supports MIPS Hardware Virtualization08 May 2017
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VkMark Makes It Easy To Run Small Vulkan Test Cases21 Aug 2017
Vulkan 1.0.59 Released With Shader Stencil Export20 Aug 2017
Vulkan-CPU Gets Working Vertex Shaders, Hopes To Have Something On-Screen Soon19 Aug 2017
Ashes of the Singularity Gets Vulkan Port Next Week, Linux Remains M.I.A.16 Aug 2017
RADV Driver Already Latches Onto Vulkan 1.0.5815 Aug 2017
Vulkan 1.0.58 Brings One New Extension14 Aug 2017
Vulkan-CPU Begins Working On The Graphics Pipeline12 Aug 2017
VkNeo: Open-Source Doom 3 Now Has A Vulkan Renderer11 Aug 2017
VKNEO Will Be Released Soon: Doom 3 BFG Over Vulkan09 Aug 2017
Epic Games Is Planning To Use Vulkan By Default For Unreal Engine On Linux03 Aug 2017

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Inputfd Still Being Worked On For Direct Input Access Under Wayland23 Aug 2017
Sway Is Taking Flight As A Featureful i3-Compatible Wayland Compositor10 Aug 2017
Wayland 1.14 & Weston 3.0 Released08 Aug 2017
Wayland 1.14 / Weston 3.0 Release Candidates02 Aug 2017
Wayland-Protocols 1.10 Adds XDG-Output31 Jul 2017
Sway 0.14 Supports KDE Server Decorations Protocol, Mouse Button Bindings27 Jul 2017
Wayland 1.14, Weston 3.0 Hit Beta Milestone26 Jul 2017
Wayland 1.14 Alpha & Weston 3.0 Alpha Released12 Jul 2017
Wayland Protocols v1.9 Released11 Jul 2017
OpenGL Hardware Acceleration Support For Weston's RDP Backend06 Jul 2017

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Wine-Staging 2.15 Adds More Direct3D 11 Patches, Other Improvements23 Aug 2017
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Wine 2.14 Released03 Aug 2017
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Wine 2.13 Released: Unicode 10.0, Better Mouse Cursors21 Jul 2017
Wine 2.0.2 Released With 62 Bug Fixes20 Jul 2017
Wine-Staging 2.12 Released11 Jul 2017
Wine 2.12 Released07 Jul 2017
Wine-Staging 2.11 Brings NVAPI Improvements, PIE Support27 Jun 2017

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XDC2017 To Feature Update On New Memory Allocation API, HDR, GPGPU, GLVND21 Aug 2017
XWayland Grabs Onto Keyboard Grab Support01 Aug 2017
NVIDIA's Server-Side GLVND Implementation21 Jul 2017
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NVIDIA Proposes "DeepColor Visual" Extension For X.Org Server, For HDR On Linux18 Jul 2017
DRI3 v1.1 Revised For Modifiers And Multi-Plane Support14 Jul 2017
X.Org 2017 Summer Projects Continue Making Progress09 Jul 2017
The First Significant Update To DRI3 Proposed09 Jun 2017
X.Org XDC2017 Call for Papers On Linux Graphics & More07 Jun 2017
GLAMOR Updates Land In The X.Org Server, OpenGL ES Fallback18 May 2017

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