I know I have not updated my blog in a year or so now, Simply not had the time due to working on AuroraUX^ and LLVM/Clang and Compiler-RT (Our toolchain) upstream as well so that everyone will benefit.
I think there maybe is a bit of misconception that we are trying to reinvent the wheel totally.
This of course is not practical to make a *usable* OS today.
We simply just would like to bring together some partially good technologies such as LLVM and rewrite some things in Unix that have long needed a revisit for usage on the desktop in 2009 and onwards.
A good quality window manager that is not over convoluted, stable and no memory leaks however still easy to use and very *fast*/desktop interactiveness is key.
We would like to revisit Xorg, However we need more developer traction and needs to be talked about in a lot of depth. However a rewrite of the Unix windowing system is far more needed then yet another kernel. Something portable that everyone can benefit from, not just AuroraUX.
Please do drop around #auroraux on irc.freenode.net and say good day.
 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AuroraUX
2 weeks ago