UK podcaster and FOSS advocate.
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.
December 30th, 2018 | 26 mins 25 secs
apple, bitcoin, electron, jupiter broadcasting, linux action show, linux news podcast, microsoft, predictions, steam, ubuntu
We take a look back at our 2018 Linux predictions, and make some bold new ones for the year ahead.
December 23rd, 2018 | 36 mins 8 secs
18.04, azure sphere, chrome os, code of conduct, coreos, crostini, fedora, github, ibm, jupiter broadcasting, kernel, linus torvalds, linux action show, linux news podcast, meltdown, microsoft, oin, open invention network, pixel slate, proton, red hat, samba, spectre, steam, steam play, stratis, ubuntu, valve, vulkan
It’s been a huge year for Linux and FOSS news, and we take a look at some of the major stories that shaped the industry over the last 12 months.
December 16th, 2018 | 18 mins 28 secs
android aosp, clear linux, cuchsia sdk, deep learning, freebsd 12, fucshia, horovod, intel, jupiter broadcasting, linux action show, linux foundation, linux news podcast, michael larabel, oneapi initiative, open source fsp, raja koduri, uber, x32 subarcitecture
Intel developers are working to open source the FSP, Fuchsia SDK and device repos show up in Android AOSP, and our BSD buddies have some big news.
December 9th, 2018 | 24 mins 59 secs
blink, chromium, emby, emby goes proprietary, firefox, jupiter broadcasting, linux action show, microsoft edge, mozilla, nvidia, physx open sourced, spectre slow down fix, steam link raspberry pi, wordpress 5
Microsoft is moving to Chromium, and Mozilla isn't too thrilled about it.
December 2nd, 2018 | 30 mins 10 secs
amp, amp governance, clear linux, fedora 31 delay, fedora annual release, linux action show, linux foundation, linux news podcast, necuno mobile, plasma mobile, risc-v, risc-v foundation
Clear Linux doubles down on the desktop, Fedora 31 is likely canceled or delayed, and why Firecracker is being called the new "Docker killer".
November 25th, 2018 | 27 mins 46 secs
ci, drone.io, ec2, huawei fuchsia test, linux action show, linux news podcast, predictive scaling, red hat enterprise linux, rhel, sierra, steam link, streaming, valve
The Fuchsia bomb ticks closer, Valve's Steam Link end of life shocks us, and Amazon's new, rather obvious feature.
November 18th, 2018 | 31 mins 33 secs
3a+, android q, bitcoin, canonical investors, essential phone, folding screens, kodak 3d printer, linux action show, linux news podcast, raspberry pi, raspberry pi 3 model a+, raspbian, red hat enterprise linux, rhel 8
Mark Shuttleworth announced 10 years support of Ubuntu 18.04, but there's a catch. Why we're buying the new Raspberry Pi, and we have a laugh at folding Android screens.
November 11th, 2018 | 30 mins 34 secs
booting linux, devkit, dex, gsconnect, kde connect, librem 5, linux action show, linux news podcast, mac mini, maru, nexus end of life, notepad, prototype, samsung, secure boot, t2, ubuntu, wsl
Ubuntu on select Samsung devices goes into beta, we cover the technicalities of Linux on the new Macs, one of our favorite desktop projects gets a big update, and the Librem 5 slips.
November 4th, 2018 | 25 mins 28 secs
desktop linux, dnf, endless os, fedora 29, ghostbsd, ibm, jonathan riddell, kde plasma, linux news podcast, red hat, rhel 7.6, sailfish os 3, software modularity, system76m thelio
The new Fedora has a neat trick, The Register's KDE klickbait, and GhostBSD impresses.
October 28th, 2018 | 24 mins 47 secs
apache, coc, code of conduct, firefox vpn, htc blockchain phone, ibm, ibm buys red hat, kde phone, linus torvalds, linux kernel, linux news podcast, pine64, red hat, red hat acquired, risc os
Linus is back in charge with the whole world watching, IBM is buying Red Hat, and Pine64 says they’re working on a Plasma phone.
October 21st, 2018 | 31 mins 5 secs
android europe license, cosmic cuttlefish, elementary os, juno, linux action show, linux news podcast, mongodb license, ubuntu 18.10
The Cosmic Cuttlefish is out, and we share our quick take. Juno finally lands and this one sets the bar, MongoDB gets hip to the license changes, and watch out Linux... Here come the pros!
October 14th, 2018 | 34 mins 33 secs
android, chromeos tablet, exfat, flatkill, flatpak, linux action show, linux news podcast, microsoft joins oin, open innovation network, ota 5, patents, plasma 5.14, plasma desktop, redis fork, redis modules, ubuntu touch
Another fork is brewing, Microsoft hands over their patents of mass destruction leaving us with a few questions, and the best features of the new Plasma release.
October 7th, 2018 | 21 mins 47 secs
android app mirroring, ansible, azure sphere, btrfs, devops, infer.net, js foundation, linux action show, linux news podcast, linux storage, lvm, microsoft, node.js foundation, red hat, red hat satellite, stratis, windows 10, zfs
Red Hat's Stratis project reaches a major milestone, Microsoft's Linux powered dev boards go up for sale, and Fedora's hunt for buggy hibernation under Linux has begun.
September 30th, 2018 | 24 mins 57 secs
18.04, android, azure, bionic, cve-2018-17182, fedora 29 beta, firefox monitor, gpl v2, have i been pwned, jann horn, kde neon, linux action show, linux news podcast, linux on azure, mozilla, project zero, ubuntu
Google's Project Zero criticizes Linux distros, Firefox can now tell you when you get pwned, and the growing elephant in the room about Azure.