This Week in Linux News: AMD Developing New Linux Architecture, CoreOS and Mirantis Announce Alliance, and More.


Adélie penguins in AntarcticaThis week in Linux news, AMD is developing new Linux driver architecture, CoreOS and Mirantis announce new alliance, and more! Keep reading for the top 5 Linux stories of the week.

1) AMD developers are working on a new Linux driver architecture.

AMD is Working on a New Linux Graphics Driver to Catch up with Nvidia– PCWorld

2) CoreOS and Mirantis announce alliance wherein the Mirantis OpenStack distribution will be integrated into CoreOS’ Tectonic.

CoreOS, Mirantis Join Forces to Marry OpenStack and Linux Containers– Data Center Knowledge

3) Busting the latest Linux myths. 

Barrier to Entry: Busting More Myths About Linux– TechRepublic

4) Microsoft to open source key porting tool for iOS to Windows apps. 

Microsoft Open Sources its Tool for Porting iOS Apps to Windows– The Verge

5) Intel Graphics Driver bug crashes KDE Plasma 5.

Critical Intel Graphics Driver Bug Puts KDE Plasma 5 in a Really Bad Light- Softpedia