Chip PC thin client
The Chip PC was crowdfunded through a Kickstarter campaign that raised more than $2 million, many times the $50,000 goal that the computer's developers wanted.
At least for now
AMD has confirmed that although it has a Linux driver for its Vulkan card it will initially be closed source.
At least for now
AMD's open source drivers for its Fury platform have proved rather disappointing.
Breathe new life into your old PC with GNU/Linux
Who doesn't know that new-gadget-itch? ...when you *need* to spend money on the latest and greatest whatever, because the thing you have on your desk or in your pocket is just too damn slow! Or the resolution isn't high enough. Or it doesn't run the latest and greatest software (Windows 10 anyone?). Maybe it's ugly. Or.... Admit it, you're just bored and want a new toy.
IBM has announced a new Linux-only mainframe aimed at both ends of the enterprise market.
Still a few problems
AMD has released new Linux drivers for the upcoming Linux 4.2 kernel.
Expanding hardware programme
Suse wants to speed the development of server systems based on 64-bit ARM processors.
The Core Infrastructure Initiative (CII) has been talking about its efforts to figure out what Linux projects need support now, instead of waiting for them to break.
"What drugs are these guys on?"
Linus Torvalds has made it clear that he does not understand the fear people have about artificial intelligence.
Catching up with Intel and AMD
Nvidia will begin supplying hardware reference headers for the Nouveau DRM driver in a move that will see it catching up with AMD and Intel on supplying the steadily growing Linux gamer market.