UK podcaster and FOSS advocate.
April 5th, 2020 | 26 mins 56 secs
2038, a cloud guru, atari vcs, exfat, huawei, jason donenfeld, jupiter broadcasting, lineageos, linux 5.6, linux academy, linux weekly podcast, open invention network, pinephone, rob wyatt, ubports, ubuntu 20.04, usb4, wireguard, wireguard audit
WireGuard officially lands in Linux. We cover a bunch of new features in Linux 5.6 and discuss the recent challenges facing LineageOS.
March 29th, 2020 | 28 mins 43 secs
a cloud guru, chrome os, crypto, firefox for a better web, google play malicious apps, grams, howey test, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux weekly podcast, plasma bigscreen review, scroll, sec, telegram, telegram ico, windows preview
Mozilla puts your money where your mouse is and partners with Scroll to launch Firefox for a Better Web. We'll explain the details, and why it might just have a shot.
March 21st, 2020 | 30 mins 40 secs
a cloud guru, coronavirus folding@home, debian, debian project leader elections, debian social, firefox 74, github, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux mint, linux news podcast, linux weekly podcast, lmde, mdns ice, microsoft, npm, pappl, tls 1.0, tls 1.1, webrtc security, works with chromebook
Why Debian is facing one of its most critical moments yet, Microsoft and GitHub buy npm, and our thoughts on Linux Mint Debian Edition 4 "Debbie."
March 14th, 2020 | 26 mins 8 secs
a cloud guru, add-ons, amazon, android, aws, bitnami, bottlerocket, cd, ci, containers, docker, docker desktop, docker hub, extensions, feature phone, firefox 74, gnome 3.36, google play, gresik, jupiter broadcasting, k8s, kaios, kubernetes, linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, linux weekly podcast, magisk, microsoft, microsoft edge, mobile, mozilla, pivotal, root, rust, saas, safetynet, software development, ssh, tanzu, tls, update, virtualization, vmware, vsphere 7, wsl2
Solid releases from GNOME and Firefox, bad news for custom Android ROM users, and a new container distro from Amazon.
March 8th, 2020 | 19 mins 3 secs
acloud guru, amd, android on iphone, bitlocker, caa bug, converged security and management engine, csme, csme mask rom, debian, dpl, facebook, freenas, intel cpu flaw, iphone jailbreak, jupiter broadcasting, let's encrypt revoke, libre, linux academy, sam hartman, truenas
Let's Encrypt is forced to revoke customer certificates, the big change coming to FreeNAS, and the trick to running Android on an iPhone.
March 1st, 2020 | 24 mins 29 secs
acloud guru, azure sphere, collabora, dns over https, doh, inrupt, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, linux weekly podcast, microsoft, raspberry pi, rlbox, rust, security sandbox system, solid, tim berners-lee
Bruce Schneier puts his name behind Solid, Firefox starts to roll out DNS over HTTPS as default, and Microsoft's Linux first device ships to customers.
February 23rd, 2020 | 27 mins 59 secs
Microsoft Defender for Linux is in preview, Mozilla's VPN has a secret advantage, and why the community is calling out NPM Inc.
February 16th, 2020 | 15 mins 30 secs
acloud guru, andy rubin, essential, firefox 73, hardware acceleration, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, linux weekly podcast, mate 1.24, netbsd fundraiser, nextdns, openshot, openshot 2.5.0, plasma 5.18, project gem, tails
The week was packed with major project releases, we go through each of them and tell you what stands out.
February 9th, 2020 | 22 mins 53 secs
acloud guru, appcenter for everyone, carlos o'donell, cooperation update, coreos container linux, fsf, gnu, gnu social contract, gnu-misc-discuss, google glass enterprise edition, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, linux weekly podcast, mark greaves memorial fund, mycroft, patent trolls, tumey llp
Why we're disappointed in the CoreOS Container Linux transition, Mycroft goes troll hunting and the complicated story brewing at the GNU Project.
February 2nd, 2020 | 21 mins 54 secs
acloud guru, arvind krishna, ginni rometty, ibm ceo, jason donenfeld, jim whitehurst, linus, linux 5.5, linux 5.6, linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, open source yubikey, opensk, qt, red hat, time namespace, ubuntu 20.04, usb4, wireguard
The upcoming Linux kernels are packed full of goodies, Qt changes its licensing terms, and Thunderbird gets a new home.
January 26th, 2020 | 27 mins 13 secs
acloud guru, anbox cloud, canonical, chrome education upgrade, chrome os 8 years of support, direct x, dx9, epic games, free software foundation, fsf, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux action show, linux gaming, linux news podcast, microsoft, psyonix, rocket league, steam, ubuntu, upcycle, vulkan, windows 7
The real reason Rocket League is dropping support for Linux, Wine has a massive release, and the potential for Canonical's new Android in the cloud service.
January 19th, 2020 | 21 mins 41 secs
android, chrome os, hms, huawei, huawei mobile services, jupiter broadcasting, layoffs, linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, mark greaves, mozilla, nextcloud hub, pcnetspec, peppermint os, steam, valve
Nextcloud's new release is so big it gets a rebrand, why Mozilla had a round of lay-offs, and the real possibility of Steam coming to Chrome OS.
January 12th, 2020 | 22 mins 28 secs
amazon, android malware, android/trojan.hiddenads, autogluon, automl, bruce perens, cal, cryptographic autonomy license, duckduckgo, linux action show, linux news podcast, machine learning, malwarebytes, open source initiative, osi, search ballot, umx u686cl
Are we overloaded with open source licenses? We consider a simpler future. Results from the Debian init vote are in, and why Amazon's new open source project might be worth checking out.
January 5th, 2020 | 31 mins 11 secs
2019 linux predictions, 2020 linux predictions, apple, aws, bitcoin, canonical, cloud vs linux, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux action news, linux foundation, microsoft, office365, raspberry pi, risc-v, steam
It's our annual predictions episode. We review how we did in 2019, and then set out to predict what we think will happen in 2020.
December 29th, 2019 | 24 mins 51 secs
2019 round up, android, biggest linux news of 2019, canonical, chromebook, cloud vs foss, google, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, lvfs, microsoft, red hat, yearly review
We review the major moments of the year's news, and discuss how they impacted our world.
December 22nd, 2019 | 27 mins 6 secs
amazon, apple, atari vcs, canonical, chip, development kits, doh, epic megagrant, firefox, google, homekit, jupiter broadcasting, kde laptop, kirta, kubuntu, linux academy, linux action show, linux game development, linux news podcast, multipass, nextdns, trusted recursive resolver program, unity, z-wave
Canonical releases a "mini-cloud" on your workstation, the KDE ecosystem has some big news, and the smart home might have just become more open.