Phoronix: Bringing Major Features, GCC 4.9 RC1 Has Been Released
As the annual update to the GNU Compiler Collection, GCC 4.9 is poised to be released in the days ahead. The first release candidate was issued today and it's a very hefty update to this leading open-source compiler...
AMD has released a major driver update for its current product line, integrating support for the latest Linux kernel and other major fixes. AMD has started increasing the frequency of its releases, at least the Beta ones. The current version is pretty important, even if we consider only the support... (read more)
AMD has released a major driver update for its current product line, integrating a lot of fixes for Team Fortress 2 and other major titles. This AMD Beta driver arrives shortly after Nvidia launched a huge update. It could be just a coincidence, but the AMD driver also has a generous changelog. The ... (read more)
Valve has released a new Beta update for its Steam client, featuring just a few features and some In-Home Streaming fixes. Although users have been waiting for a major stable update for Steam, the developers chose to release yet another Beta version.
Junio C Hamano had the pleasure of announcing on the last day of 2012 that Git, a distributed version control system, reached version 1.8.1 and it’s available for download. Git 1.8.1 is actually the first major release of the 1.8 branch, which was officially announced back in October 2012. Therefore, this version introduces a large numb... (read more)