Nouveau Linux 4.5 vs. NVIDIA OpenGL Performance: Open-Source Not Up To Par
With the Linux 4.5 kernel bringing PCI Express link speed changes and other alterations to the open-source NVIDIA (Nouveau) driver, here are benchmarks comparing this unofficial open-source NVIDIA Linux driver on Linux 4.4 and Linux 4.5-rc3 compared to the proprietary NVIDIA Linux graphics driver.
Canonical in Talks with Android OEM Partners for Ubuntu Phones
Canonical is said to be in talks with Android OEM partners, the CEO of the company Jane Silber recently said.
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Is Getting Its Fourth Update on February 18
Canonical is preparing to launch the fourth point release for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) on February 18, which is a week later than previously expected.
Installing Ubuntu MATE on a MacBook Pro with UEFI
Back in October, I explained how you can install Ubuntu on a Mac. It was a complete guide that included everything from dual-booting with OS X down to making sure the you’re able to use the right tools for the initial partitioning.
In this article, we take it to the next level by doing the same with an older MacBook Pro while still using UEFI ala rEFit. Note: rEFit has been depreciated and you may wish to try rEFind instead. For the sake of my tests, I found rEFit did the job just fine on under OS X Mavericks. (Read the rest)