Linux Action News
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Weekly Linux news and analysis by Chris and Joe. The show every week we hope you'll go to when you want to hear an informed discussion about what’s happening.
Linux Action News 14
August 12th, 2017
31 mins 36 secs
4k video on Linux, Canonical, Discord, Flatpak, Linux News, Linux battery life, Solus, Streaming OS updates, Ubuntu, Ubuntu 17.10, android, firefox, google, hardware accelerated codecs, snaps, video playback
Flatpak and Snaps get a boost, changes to the Ubuntu community, and development on Ubuntu 17.10 and taken an interesting turn. Plus good news about Firefox and Android updates.
Linux Action News 13
August 6th, 2017
29 mins 15 secs
Bitcoin Cash, Btrfs, Gnome Desktop, Krita, Linux Action News, Linux News, Permabit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, podcast
Surprising details in how Ubuntu's Gnome desktop is getting implemented, Krita hits some troubles but the community comes to the rescue, Bitcoin splits, Firefox sends, and Red Hat gives up on Btrfs.
Linux Action News 12
July 29th, 2017
31 mins 33 secs
Adobe, Fedora 26, Linux News, OpenSUSE, Project Common Voice, Reproducible Builds, Ubuntu, debian, fedora, flash, mozilla
A good week for desktop Linux with news from Ubuntu, Fedora, and openSUSE. Plus our take on the pending death of Flash, some great work by the Debian project, and Mozilla updates us on Project Common Voice.
Linux Action News 11
July 22nd, 2017
30 mins 12 secs
17.10, 18.04, Firefox Market Share, Intel NUC, Linux News, Phoenix OS, Remix OS, Ubuntu, desktop survey, firefox, google glass, podcast
Android for the desktop might be dead, Google Glass is back, Firefox is going extinct, and the latest Ubuntu is ready for a shakedown.
Linux Action News 10
July 15th, 2017
30 mins 32 secs
Beaker, Pop!_OS, Solus, System76, Ubuntu, Windows 10, Yunit, fedora, linux, podcast
Fedora 26 is out, progress on the Unity 8 fork, Ubuntu in the Windows Store, more Pop!_OS details, peer to peer web browsing and more.
Linux Action News 9
July 9th, 2017
28 mins 31 secs
2017 Linux Laptop Survey, Endless, Gnome, Linux News, Mycroft, Sailfish, Tuxedo, Ubuntu, Youyota, iot, linux, mozilla, podcast, raspberry pi, upstream
Endless OS gets a big update, Tuxedo announces its own distro, Mycroft's hilariously rough edges, and Mozilla's plans to tame IoT.
Linux Action News 8
July 2nd, 2017
25 mins 1 sec
Chris Fisher, FlatPack, Gnome, Hyper-Threading, Joe Ressington, Linux News, Microsoft, Pop!_OS, System76, Ubuntu, Wayland, Windows Store, debian, intel, mir, podcast, snap, suse
SUSE hits the Windows Store, System76 announces Pop!_OS, Mir is back with a plan, and Debian warns of Hyper-Threading issues.
Linux Action News 7
June 25th, 2017
24 mins 49 secs
2017 Linux Laptop Survey, 4k, 60fps, GStreamer, Jolla, Linux News, Opus, Project Common Voice, Ubuntu, Unity 7, VA-API, VAAPI, focus, hardware acceleration, linux, mozilla, unity-session
More hardware acceleration comes to desktop Linux, Mozilla launches ambitious new projects, Unity 7 fans can rejoice & Jolla has an important update.
Linux Action News 6
June 18th, 2017
30 mins 41 secs
Canonical Livepatch, Debian 9, Firefox 54, FreeNAS 11, Jessie, Minio, OpenMediaVault 3, Stretch, Tails 3, UBports, debian, omv
More competition in desktop Linux, Debian 9, Tails 3, Firefox 54, FreeNAS 11 & OpenMediaVault 3 get released.
Linux Action News 5
June 11th, 2017
26 mins 44 secs
Gnome, GnuPG, LXDE, LXQt, LinuxKit, Lubuntu, Ubuntu, WireGuard, docker, fractional scaling
A look at the future of the Ubuntu desktop and one of its flavors, plus Docker aims to improve Linux security upstream with LinuxKit.
Linux Action News 4
June 4th, 2017
34 mins 42 secs
AGL, Ambient OS, Automotive Grade Linux, Coreboot, GTK3, Plasma Desktop, Software Conservancy, XFCE
Two Linux desktop classics make big strides, Coreboot joins the Conservancy, and Toyota cars will soon run Linux. And we discuss Andy Rubin's plan to take over the world.
Linux Action News 3
May 28th, 2017
41 mins 42 secs
Coreboot, Librem, Linux News podcast, NextCloud, Purism, Solus, chrome, devuan, firefox
NextCloud goes global, Devuan hits one, Solus keeps expanding, Firefox is trying, but Chrome has won. And more progress on Coreboot.
Linux Action News 2
May 21st, 2017
36 mins 58 secs
Android O, AppCenter, Desktop Team, Gnome, Linux Subsystem, Mycroft, Tizen, Ubuntu, WSL, Windows Server, elementary OS, extensions, linux, pay-what-you-want, survey
Ubuntu's Gnome plans start to form, and they want your input. The Linux subsystem is coming to Windows Server, and Mycroft is finally ready to ship.
Linux Action News 1
May 14th, 2017
32 mins 41 secs
Canonical, Fuchsia, LEDE, Linux News, Microsoft, OpenWRT, Treble, Ubuntu, WSL, android, fedora, ipo, linux, suse
Canonical IPO is a go, Microsoft brings more Linux to Windows, OpenWRT and LEDE agree on Linux-for-routers peace plan, and Google launches project Treble.
Linux Action News 00
May 5th, 2017
30 mins 21 secs
android, debian, devuan, google, grsecurity, linux, mp3, nexus, open source, raspberry pi, security
It's not even the first proper episode but Chris and Joe talk about kernel security, UEFI Secure Boot, the latest Raspberry Pi news, Nexus devices being abandoned and MP3 becoming (sort of) free.