UK podcaster and FOSS advocate.
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.
December 15th, 2019 | 32 mins 15 secs
bluesky, chrome os, decentralized twitter, dxvk, electron, feral, flapjack, fuchsia, gtc 2020, jupiter broadcasting linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, linux weekly news, microsoft teams, nouveau, nvidia, office 365 for linux, raspberry pi, vulkan, zulip
The first desktop Office 365 app arrives, Ubuntu commits to current and future Raspberry Pi boards, and why the near-term future of Linux gaming looks a bit rocky.
December 8th, 2019 | 29 mins 50 secs
amazon web services, arm servers, avast, avg, aws, azure, canonical, common voice, deepspeech, firefox 71, firefox performance, firefox private network, graviton2, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, microsoft, soc, ubuntu pro, ubuntu rolling kernel, windows subsystem for linux, wsl
Ubuntu Pro is a click away, and their kernel goes rolling on AWS. We process the range of announcements, while Mozilla cranks up the security and impresses us with DeepSpeech.
December 1st, 2019 | 25 mins 49 secs
alexa voice service, aws iot core, be smart shop safe, contract for the web, drm, eff, electronic frontier foundation, embedded media extensions, facebook, google, jupiter broadcasting, kali linux, linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, microsoft, mozilla, state of mozilla, tim berners-lee, twitter, w3c, xfce
We share Mozilla's concerns over Contract for the Web, and try out Kali Linux's new tricks.
November 24th, 2019 | 19 mins 3 secs
android secuirty rewards, bug bounty, chromebooks lvfs, fwupd, general resolution, gitlab, ibm, init systems, init systems and systemd, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux action show, linux foundation, linux news podcast, microsoft, monero website hacked, mozilla web bounty program, open invention network, patent trolls, sam hartman, systemd
Google, Mozilla, and GitLab make serious upgrades to their bug bounty programs, insights into Debian's renewed systemd debate, and how Microsoft and IBM are working together to fight patent trolls.
November 17th, 2019 | 31 mins 38 secs
blink, brave browser, brave rewards, brave shields, brave vs firefox, braveheart, developer workflow, docker enterprise, docker swarm, fallout, intel, jupiter broadcasting, kernel address space layout randomization, kubernetes, linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, linux smartphone, mds, microarchitectural data sampling, mirantis, pinephone, ridl, side-channel vulnerabilities
Docker's surprising news, new nasty Intel vulnerabilities, and why Brave 1.0 changes the game.
November 10th, 2019 | 20 mins 35 secs
14.04, acer, ai, android, app defense alliance, ar, blink, canonical, cardboard, chromebooks, chromeos, chromium, daydream, deezer, dell, eset, google, google play, jupiter broadcasting, lenovo, linux, linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, livepatch, lookout, malware, microsoft, microsoft edge, ml, music separation, open source, play store, samsung, security, security updates, spleeter, ubuntu esm, virtual desktops, virtual reality, vr, web browser, webkit, zimperium
Google steps up support for older Chromebooks, Microsoft Edge is coming to Linux, and the App Defense Alliance teams up to fight Android malware.
November 3rd, 2019 | 26 mins 53 secs
adsense, code executio, containers, csrf, csrf vulnerability, fedora 31, fedora toolbox, gnome 3.34, google analytics, google search console, horde webmail, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, numan ozdemir, open source at protonmail, pagespeed insights, protonmail ios app, rce, sec consult, site kit, sql injection, sqli, stealing emails, wordpress, xss
Fedora arrives from the future, the big players line up behind KernelCI, and researchers claim significant vulnerabilities in Horde.