Kernel

04.27.13
Google releases Glass kernel GPL source, lets developers have at it
04.27.13

Google releases Glass kernel GPL source, lets developers have at it

While our own Tim Stevens is currently adapting to life with Google Glass, developers are going be...

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04.05.13
NVIDIA Tegra 3 open source code gets early 3D support
04.05.13

NVIDIA Tegra 3 open source code gets early 3D support

It's a given that NVIDIA's Tegra 3 can handle 3D -- unless you've been crafting a fully open sourc...

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12.15.12
Linux to drop i386 support in the 3.8 kernel, make us upgrade our Doom rig
12.15.12

Linux to drop i386 support in the 3.8 kernel, make us upgrade our Doom rig

Linux has developed a reputation for running on just about anything. If proposed changes to the 3....

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12.12.12
Linux 3.7 arrives with broader ARM support, optionally signed kernel code
12.12.12

Linux 3.7 arrives with broader ARM support, optionally signed kernel code

If you're the sort of Linux user who won't even wait for a packaged distribution to update, you'll...

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09.30.12
Slackware 14.0 now available, freshens and simplifies a Linux vanguard
09.30.12

Slackware 14.0 now available, freshens and simplifies a Linux vanguard

When it comes to Linux distributions, Slackware could well be called the archetype. It's not just...

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09.14.12
Intel claims Clover Trail-based Atom won't properly run Linux, points us to Windows 8 instead
09.14.12

Intel claims Clover Trail-based Atom won't properly run Linux, points us to Windows 8 instead

There's potentially bad news ahead if you're hoping to wipe the drive on that future HP Envy X2 an...

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08.27.12
Google Nexus 7 overclocked to 2GHz, punches well above its weight
08.27.12

Google Nexus 7 overclocked to 2GHz, punches well above its weight

The stock Nexus 7 peaks at a 1.3GHz clock speed when it's at full burn. That's certainly good enou...

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06.20.12
Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8 share lots of code, NT kernel
06.20.12

Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8 share lots of code, NT kernel

It's not a complete surprise, but it's still a little bit shocking that it's actually happening --...

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05.23.12
Samsung spills Galaxy Note's ICS guts, releases kernel source code to devs
05.23.12

Samsung spills Galaxy Note's ICS guts, releases kernel source code to devs

Back when it was unveiled at IFA 2011, Sammy's famed phablet was more of an attractive oddity than...

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