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Valve funds open source developer to work on Zink, the OpenGL on Vulkan driver

By Liam Dawe,
Developer Mike Blumenkrantz has announced that they're now being funded by Valve, so Blumenkrantz's work on the OpenGL implementation on top of Vulkan with 'Zink' will continue.

NVIDIA slip out a small stable Linux driver update with 455.45.01

By Liam Dawe,
It seems NVIDIA are no longer reserving the two extra digits in their Linux driver versioning for their special Betas, as a new stable driver is out today as 455.45.01.

NVIDIA Vulkan Beta 455.46.01 driver out now

By Liam Dawe,
NVIDIA have released another update to their quickly advancing Vulkan Beta Driver, with the 455.46.01 release out.

OpenRazer 2.9.0 is out, adding plenty of new Razer device support on Linux

By Liam Dawe,
Enjoy your fancy Razer hardware on Linux? You should probably check out OpenRazer, which is a nice big collection of drivers for Linux.

OpenGL on top of Vulkan with 'Zink' continues maturing with 'near-native performance'

By Liam Dawe,
On the Collabora blog, developer Mike Blumenkrantz has given an exciting update to Zink, an open source Mesa Gallium driver for Linux that provides OpenGL on top of Vulkan.

Panfrost driver for Mali GPUs in Mesa 20.3 will have some Bifrost support out of the box

By Liam Dawe,
The continuing battle to have open source Linux graphics drivers support everything possible continues, with the Panfrost driver for Mali GPUs hitting more milestones.

Linux 5.11 to see better support for ASUS gaming laptop keyboards

By Liam Dawe,
Love ASUS hardware and their ASUS ROG tech? Well it seems Linux Kernel 5.11 will be pulling in some better support for their keyboards.

A fresh NVIDIA Vulkan Beta Driver 455.34.01 is out with GeForce RTX 3070 support

By Liam Dawe,
NVIDIA have now updated their super special Vulkan Beta Driver branch adding in support for the latest GPU release with the GeForce RTX 3070.

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 out now, along with the 455.38 Linux driver

By Liam Dawe,
After a delay, NVIDIA have now released the next-gen GeForce RTX 3070 along with a brand new Linux driver.

New NVIDIA Vulkan Beta Driver 455.26.02 is out

By Liam Dawe,
Need the latest bleeding-edge Linux drivers from NVIDIA? There's a new release out of the Vulkan Beta Driver.

The Vulkan driver for Raspberry Pi 4 becomes official for Linux, merged into Mesa

By Liam Dawe,
In case you've missed what's been going on, the progress on proper Vulkan support for the Raspberry Pi 4 has been going really well.

You may want to avoid Linux Kernel 5.9 if you want fully supported NVIDIA drivers

By Liam Dawe,
On the official NVIDIA forum, an employee put out an announcement warning NVIDIA GPU owners that the Linux Kernel 5.9 and later is currently unsupported.

There's a new Linux driver for the Guitar Hero Live (PS3) and Wii U Guitar devices

By Liam Dawe,
Do you have a Guitar Hero Live (PS3) 6-fret guitar or perhaps one from the Wii U that you want to use on Linux? Prepare to dust them off.

NVIDIA release another fresh Vulkan Beta Driver - 455.26.01

By Liam Dawe,
NVIDIA just quietly released another fresh update to their special developer-focused Vulkan Beta Driver.

NVIDIA driver 455.28 is out for Linux, new GPU support and lots of bug fixes

By Liam Dawe,
NVIDIA have produced a brand new stable Linux driver with version 455.28, which adds in new GPU support and there's plenty of fixes for us too.
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