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NVIDIA Releases "The World's Most Advanced VR Game", Will Be Open-Sourced

Thu, 2016-07-14 17:07
NVIDIA this morning announced VR Funhouse, what they claim as the world's most advanced VR game. But unfortunately for Linux gamers, this title is only supported by Windows at launch...

Intel Has A Final Round Of Graphics Updates For Linux 4.8, Broxton Is Ready

Thu, 2016-07-14 16:23
Daniel Vetter of Intel's Open-Source Technology Center has submitted the final round of feature updates for the i915 DRM driver for DRM-Next to in turn target the Linux 4.8 kernel...

Linux Has Seen 30k+ Commits So Far This Year

Thu, 2016-07-14 15:51
Being half-way now through the year and Linux 4.7 coming later this month, I figured it would be fun to run some statistics on the Linux kernel Git repository to see how this year is stacking up compared to past years...

Thunderbolt Networking Support Is Still Being Worked On For Linux

Thu, 2016-07-14 15:00
Thunderbolt networking support is still being worked on for the mainline Linux kernel...

The Founder Of Wayland Has Joined Google

Thu, 2016-07-14 14:18
Last week we reported on Kristian Høgsberg, the founder of Wayland and a long-time Linux graphics developer, leaving his position at Intel. We now know he headed off to Google...

GCC 6 & Mesa 12.0 Land In Tumbleweed, 42.2 Leap To Have GNOME 3.20

Thu, 2016-07-14 13:55
There are more updates in the openSUSE land for both rolling-release Tumbleweed users as well as preparations for the 42.2 Leap update due out in November...