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Kernel.org Renamed to Hurr Durr Archives for 4.0 Release

Libby Clark | Wednesday April 1, 2015 04:11:07 PM | Featured Blogs | Exclusive
Kernel.org Renamed to Hurr Durr Archives for 4.0 Release In preparation for the Linux kernel 4.0 release, the project's official website Kernel.org has been renamed to the Hurr Durr Archives. Read more...

The Big SuperTuxKart Update Is Almost Ready

Phoronix | Wednesday April 1, 2015 03:37:24 PM | Software
Towards the end of last year a development version of a big new version of SuperTuxKart was released that brought a new OpenGL 3.1+ graphics engine and other improvements. The new SuperTuxKart game looks great (especially for being an open-source game) and is now closer to being officially released with... Read more...

Acer Taking Chrome OS, Cloud Apps to the Desktop

OStatic | Wednesday April 1, 2015 03:16:45 PM | Hardware
Acer Taking Chrome OS, Cloud Apps to the Desktop Although many people think of them as older participants in the portable computing market, the fact is that Chromebooks based on Google's Chrome OS first went on sale in June of 2011--not long ago.  Read more...

Blender 2.74 Brings Many Improvements

Phoronix | Wednesday April 1, 2015 02:20:36 PM | Software
Blender 2.74 was released yesterday as the newest version of this leading open-source 3D/modeling software... Read more...

Development Release: Simplicity Linux 15.4 Beta

DistroWatch | Wednesday April 1, 2015 02:18:41 PM | Software
David Purse has announced the availability of the alpha release of Simplicity Linux 15.4, a lightweight Puppy-based distribution - now also available in a 64-bit flavour. Read more...

Qt Creator 3.4 Is Near

Phoronix | Wednesday April 1, 2015 02:16:50 PM | Software
The first release candidate to Qt Creator 3.4 is now available... Read more...

New ARM-Powered Chip Aims for Battery Life Measured in Decades

ArsTechnica | Tuesday March 31, 2015 03:38:51 PM | Embedded / Mobile
Atmel, the San Jose-based microcontroller maker, today released samples of a new type of ultra-low power, ARM based microcontroller that could radically extend the battery life of small low-power intelligent devices. Read more...

GNOME 3.16 SDK Runtime Now Available

Phoronix | Tuesday March 31, 2015 03:18:51 PM | Software
Following last week's release of GNOME 3.16, the initial builds of the GNOME SDK Runtime are now available for those wishing to experiment with their new fully-sandboxed Linux app tech and other new app runtime abilities... Read more...

Initial Intel Braxton Support Might Come To Linux 4.1

Phoronix | Tuesday March 31, 2015 03:10:58 PM | Software
Daniel Vetter of Intel today sent in more code for DRM-Next that in turn will be merged for the Linux 4.1 kernel. It was also signaled that the initial hardware enablement of the graphics processor on Intel's upcoming "Braxton" SoC might happen for this next version of the Linux kernel... Read more...

Why KDE's KWin Doesn't Integrate Weston/QtCompositor For Wayland Support

Phoronix | Tuesday March 31, 2015 02:22:55 PM | Software
KDE developers have been porting their Plasma 5 + KDE Frameworks 5 stack over to Wayland, but at this point it's not nearly as mature as the GNOME Wayland support. As such, KDE developers have to fend off questions from time-to-time why they don't "just integrate QtCompositor" or the Weston... Read more...

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