UK podcaster and FOSS advocate.
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.
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.