[all variants] Screen turns off after visiting certain web-pagesview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hey guys! After having issues on my Ubuntu 14.04 with Gnome, I decided, that I erase everything from my laptop (dell vostro a860) - including the unused windows - and start from scratch. After formating and making new partition, my completely fresh Xubuntu 14.04.1 is just turning off my screen after accessing this: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95346?hl=en and clicking on the install b (Hardware)

Direct3D 9 Support Might Land Within Mainline Mesa 3D Driversview story

http://www.phoronix.com – Phoronix: Direct3D 9 Support Might Land Within Mainline Mesa 3D Drivers It looks like we could see the Direct3D 9 (Gallium3D Nine) state tracker land within Mesa! This state tracker can be used for accelerating D3D9-using Windows games via Wine and other purposes. (HowTos)

WTB Mini-ITX motherboard, prefer with CPUview story

http://hardforum.com – Anybody have a mini-itx board? Needs to support either DDR2 or 3. Socket doesn't matter but it needs to be as modern as possible. Must have pci-e x16 slot. Prefer a cpu+mobo combo. Show me what you have! (Hardware)

Gtx 980 - core downclock to base clockview story

http://hardforum.com – Hello. I just buy my new reference Gtx 980. But i have a problem i think. Because when temps go to 81c, core clock is decreasing from 1256mhz to 1126 base clock. And running like 1126-1150mhz. Is this normal or something bad with card? I was thinking that core clock in games will be always above BOOST CLOCK ( 1216mhz and above). (Hardware)

NVIdia drivers and 344.11 and CUDA supportview story

http://www.overclock.net –  "I've seen numerous threads about how NVidia has removed CUDA support from 344.11..." (Hardware)

IEC C13 Connector direction/rotation in SFX PUS is a standard or not?view story

http://hardforum.com – So I've stumbled upon a little question: Is this connector direction/rotation standarized in the SFX PSU? SFX Specification does say that the location/position is at manufactuer's choise but what about the rotation? The problem is if the direction is not standarized I need to support two or more configurations either by having two versions of angled cable connector or support two rotati (Hardware)

GNOME Developer Comes Up With New Animated Image Formatview story

https://www.linux.com – Jasper St. Pierre who we're usually talking about on Phoronix due to his GNOME contributions related to Wayland support, shared today he's come up with a new animated image format to compete with GIF... Jasper St. (Software)

Wine 1.7.29 Releasedview story

http://www.winehq.org – The Wine development release 1.7.29 is now available. What's new in this release: Support for shaping and BiDi mirroring in DirectWrite. Some page fault handling fixes. A few more C runtime functions. Various bug fixes. The source is available now. Binary packages are in the process of being built, and will appear soon at their respective download locations. (Software)

XMind 6 Public Beta Now Availableview story

http://www.xmind.net – It’s that time of year again for the new XMind! Yes, we name it XMind 6, which will be the next major release of XMind. In this new version, we’ll bring eight big new features and a dozen significant improvements, along with most of known bugs fixed. Why do we name the next big release XMind 6? Let’s look back to our history. (Software)

Linux 3.18 To Add Support For Firmware Core Dumps To User-Spaceview story

https://www.linux.com – Besides Greg KH sending in the USB changes for Linux 3.18 he also sent in the driver core changes for the 3.18 merge window. (Software)