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The Linux market share appears to continue rising with Ubuntu winning

By Liam Dawe,
Take it with your usual dose of salt and scepticism but when looking over the Linux market share, at least on NetMarketShare it appears to continue rising.

11 years ago this month GOL was created, Happy Birthday to GamingOnLinux

By Liam Dawe,
11 years ago this month on July 5, the GamingOnLinux website was created and what an absolutely insane ride it's been. It's truly difficult to fully comprehend how far Linux and Linux Gaming has come in this time.

Linux Kernel patch sent in for comments to help gaming

By Liam Dawe,
Collabora have sent in a fresh patch for discussion to the Linux Kernel list to help Linux gaming, acting as a follow-up to their previous attempt.

The Linux market share still appears to be rising

By Liam Dawe,
Looking at multiple places, it appears like the Linux desktop has been on something of a roll lately with the market share starting to trend upwards.

Linux Kernel patch being discussed to help Windows games run in Wine

By Liam Dawe,
A developer for Collabora, the open source consultancy firm that works with the likes of Valve has sent in a Linux Kernel patch aimed at helping Windows games run on Linux through Wine.

Heroic Labs becomes a Defold game engine sponsor

By Liam Dawe,
Recently, game developer King transferred the source code for the Defold game engine over to a new Defold Foundation where they opened up the source and now they have a new sponsor.

GNOME seeking feedback on defining GNOME software

By Liam Dawe,
This is your chance to get involved in open source in a community way, that doesn't require any coding as the GNOME team are looking to gather feedback.

What Never Was: Chapter II gets a boost from an Epic MegaGrant

By Liam Dawe,
What Never Was, a short story-driven adventure game from Acke Hallgren has been given a funding boost for What Never Was: Chapter II.

XPRIZE Connect is trying to get kids coding with a competition

By Liam Dawe,
The non-profit XPRIZE Foundation has announced XPRIZE Connect, a new "learning initiative" with the first being Code Games: A Global Game-Making Challenge to get kids coding.

GNOME and Rothschild Patent Imaging settle

By Liam Dawe,
Back in October 2019, the GNOME project announced they had been hit by what they called a patent troll with Rothschild Patent Imaging. Now it seems it has been resolved and it's a big win for open source.

G2A has paid Wube Software over illegitimate Factorio keys

By Liam Dawe,
Last year, the website G2A once again went into the spotlight due to their market place allowing anyone to sell game keys and often they're from dubious sources. Now G2A has given an update.

Lair of the Clockwork God becomes the number 1 Steam 250 hidden gem

By Liam Dawe,
Lair of the Clockwork God, a game the blends together a platformer with a point & click adventure just recently became notably highly rated.

Microsoft Build - DirectX and Linux (WSL) plus more

By Liam Dawe,
During the Microsoft Build 2020 developer conference, Microsoft has raised a number of eyebrows at their Linux plans.

11 years later Minecraft sells over 200 million copies

By Liam Dawe,
It's hard to believe that Minecraft, a blocky survival game originally created over a weekend has gone onto sell over 200 million copies.

Come tell us about what you've been gaming on Linux lately

By Liam Dawe,
Another week down, plenty of new games have released or been updated and we're about to begin another cycle. Let's have a chat.
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