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.
April 21st, 2019 | 26 mins 29 secs
android, chrome, developer desktop, fedora modularity, firefox, gnome shell, google europe, iot, jupiter broadcasting, linux action show, linux news podcast, mozilla webthings, open infrastructure, openssh 8, pyodidle, python in the browser, snaps, ubuntu 19.04, xfce, xubuntu
Ubuntu 19.04 is released we share our take, OpenSSH has an important release, and Mozilla brings Python to the browser.
April 14th, 2019 | 29 mins 36 secs
2fv, android two factor authentication, anthos, aws, azure, browser fingerprinting, cryptocurrency mining, google cloud, hybrid cloud, jupiter broadcasting, kubernetes, linux action show, linux news podcast, linux powershell, matrix, matrix.org, mongodb, powershell, redis labs, security breach, twofactor
Google's important news this week, why Linux is fueling PowerShell Growth, and the Matrix breach that might be worse than it sounds.
April 7th, 2019 | 27 mins 7 secs
apache 2, blockchain association, chef, eu blockchain, gpl violation, jolla, linux action show, linux news podcast, mer, open core, sailfish, spurv, vmware lawsuit
Chef goes 100% open source, and this recipe has an old twist, plus the real cost of abandoning the VMware lawsuit.
March 31st, 2019 | 23 mins
amp for email, debian, firefox lockbox, google amp, handshake, linux action new, linux foundation, linux news podcast, lvfs, open source awards, raspberry pi, red hat, ubuntu 19.04, ubuntu mate
Mozilla’s new Android app, Google wants you to adopt AMP for Email, and our reaction to LVFS joining the Linux Foundation.
March 24th, 2019 | 24 mins 20 secs
android browser choice, eu fine, google antitrust, google play, intel xe, jupiter broadcasting, kde connect, khronos, linux action show, linux news podcast, monado, openxr, stadia, vulkan
Is Linux gaming really being saved by Google's Stadia platform? We discuss the details and possibilities.
March 17th, 2019 | 31 mins 24 secs
3.32, android desktop mode, android q, communitybridge, debian, elasticsearch, gnome, jupiter broadcasting, linux action show, linux foundation, linux news podcast, nginx acquired, open distro, performance, project leader, red team, wayland
We try out the latest GNOME 3.32 release, and why it might be the best release ever. New leader candidates for Debian emerge, we experience foundation inception, and NGINX is getting acquired.
March 10th, 2019 | 23 mins 31 secs
android, azure pipelines, google glass, google play, google play billing library, jupiter broadcasting, linux action show, linux news podcast, maru, ota-8, pureos, rewarded products, scale 17x, ubuntu touch, usb-c, windows calculator
Free Software does what commercial can't this week, getting a Debian desktop on more Android devices gets closer and PureOS promises Convergence, but is there more beneath the surface?
March 3rd, 2019 | 29 mins 1 sec
aws, boltd, fedora, fido2, firefox os, freertos, green waves, grub, jupiter broadcasting, kaios, koroa, lineageos, linux action show, linux news podcast, risc-v, thunderbolt, thunderclap
We sift Mobile World Congress to find just the best and most relevant stories, and discuss the Thunderclap vulnerability.
February 24th, 2019 | 27 mins 52 secs
aarch64, apache 2 modified with commons clause, arm, jupiter broadcasting, kde, linux action show, linux news podcast, matrix, neoverse, neoverse e1, neoverse n1, nosql, redis, redis modules, redis source available license, riot.im, wine hangover
Linus pops another hype bubble, we go hands on with the new OnionShare, and some insights into Redis labs changing its license... Again.
February 17th, 2019 | 30 mins 36 secs
aarch64 laptops, android things, arm laptops, asus novago, ethereum, hp envy x2, jp morgan coin, lenovo miix 630, linux action show, linux news podcast, mongodb, postgresql, pulp, quorum, red hat satellite, smart speakers, ubuntu, void linux, windows 10 on arm laptops
Google scrambles to repurpose Android Things, Microsoft wants to protect your Linux install really bad, and the first bank backed Crypto-coin makes a splash.
February 10th, 2019 | 29 mins 34 secs
adiantum, aes, android png vulnerability, aomedia video 1, av1 codec, chacha stream cipher, disk encryption, dm-crypt, jupiter broadcasting, libreoffice, linux 5.0, linux action show, linux news podcast, notebookbar, openoffice, raspberry pi store, speck cipher
A week of nasty security flaws, and a lack of patches... For some of us. Raspberry Pi opens a physical store, our thoughts on the new LibreOffice interface, and the new round of nasty flaws hitting all versions of Android.
February 3rd, 2019 | 27 mins 38 secs
cfr, facebook container, firefox, fosdem, hp lvfs, jupiter broadcasting, kodi, linux action show, linux news podcast, man in the middle, mitm attacks, mozilla, pine64, pinebook pro, pinetab
Firefox is standing out, Pine64 has a lot more cheap Linux hardware coming, and the good and the bad with the new Kodi Release.
January 27th, 2019 | 33 mins 11 secs
ad block, apt fix, chromium, debian, declarativenetrequest, dell, fuchsia, jupiter broadcasting, linux action show, linux news podcast, manifest v3, multipass, proton, steam for linux, ubuntu core, vulkan, webrequest api, windows core os, wine
Debian has a big fix, Chromium might block ads, Valve makes another big investment in Linux, and Google gets serious about bringing Fuchsia to market.
January 20th, 2019 | 30 mins 25 secs
android-x86 8.1-r1, debian, documentdb, fedora, firefox, freebsd 13, greg kh, jupiter broadcasting, linux action show, linux news podcast, mongodb, mozilla, project trident, red hat, server side public license, simd vectorized checksums, sspl, test pilot program, trueos, vector-based checksum, zfs on linux, zol
Another troubling week for MongoDB, ZFS On Linux lands a kernel workaround, and 600 days of postmarketOS.
January 13th, 2019 | 26 mins 39 secs
51-percent attack, aws, crostini, documentdb, ethereum classic, github, homebrew, jupiter broadcasting, linux action show, linux news podcast, linux on chrome os, lvfs, phoenix, private repos, rollback attack
Choose your own Linux is coming to Chrome OS, GitHub private repos go free, LVFS gets another win, and Amazon released their MongoDB competitor DocumentDB.
January 6th, 2019 | 29 mins 21 secs
eu bug bounty, firefox ads, freebsd, jupiter broadcasting, linux 4.21, linux action show, linux news podcast, mips, raspberry pi, risc-v, thunderbird, zfs, zfs on freebsd, zol
Raspberry Pi joins the RISC-V Foundation, MIPS is going open source, and Mozilla is experimenting with more ads in Firefox.