La Calanque is a nice demo and a heavy pixel shader test based on this Shadertoy demo. This test is perfect to benchmark high-end graphics cards.
The GLSL Hacker project is now officially stopped. To make a long story short, the support of Direct3D 12 as well as the upcoming support of Vulkan (when it will be available) are the main reasons that have led to a change of name.
Something has recently changed in NVIDIA graphics driver installer because the quick method I used so far to install NVIDIA driver on Mint 17 does not work anymore. Here is a new method I successfully tested with latest R358.16 for Linux and Mint 17 MATE edition:
Here is a collection of links I gleaned mostly on Twitter about coding, graphics programming and other stuff for developers.
A maintenance release of FurMark is available. FurMark 184.108.40.206 adds the support of the GeForce GTX 950 and fixes the Windows 10 detection issue. GPU Shark and GPU-Z additional utilities have been updated to their latest versions.
A quick review of ASUS G551JW, one of the ROG (Republic of Gamers) gaming notebooks.