Is PowerTop / TLP Still Useful To Save Power On Linux Laptops?

A Phoronix reader recently inquired about whether power-saving utilities like Intel PowerTop and TLP are still useful for conserving power on modern Linux distributions and modern hardware. The short answer is, yes, and here are some numbers.

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GTK4, GNOME's Wayland Support & Vulkan Renderer Topped GNOME In 2017

GNOME had a very successful 2017 with the excellent 3.24 and 3.26 releases that continued improving their Wayland support, adding various features to their applications, etc. GTK4 development continued heavily as well with a plethora of improvements and new features…

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