UK podcaster and FOSS advocate.
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.
October 13th, 2019 | 27 mins 54 secs
architect quits, atari vcs, blockchain, free software foundation, fsf, gnu, gnu project, gnuisance, google stadia, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, open network, openlibra, pavel durov, richard stallman, rms, sec, suse, telegram, token sale
Richard Stallman's GNU leadership is challenged by an influential group of maintainers, SUSE drops OpenStack "for the customer," and Google claims Stadia will be faster than a gaming PC.
October 6th, 2019 | 26 mins 58 secs
android open source project, android zero-day, collaborative text editor, cve-2019-2215, google apps, huawei mate 30 pro, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux news podcast, markdown, microsoft graph, nextcloud 17, project zero team, remote wipe, satya nadella, surface duo, surface neo, the document collective, threat analysis group
Microsoft's CEO says Windows doesn't matter anymore, but do we buy it? Nextcloud 17 goes enterprise-grade and the Internet’s horrifying new method for installing Google apps on Huawei phones.
September 29th, 2019 | 21 mins 41 secs
android 10 go, centos 8, centos stream, cockpit, debian wheezy, dnf, docker, dsu, fsf, gnome foundtation patent fight, gnu, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, microsoft edge on linux, podman, richard stallman, rms, wayland
CentOS Stream and 8 have a lot for us to talk about, Docker's struggles go public, and the GNOME Foundation is facing a patent fight.
September 22nd, 2019 | 31 mins 47 secs
all systems go, centos, debian, free software foundation, fsf, gapps, home directories, huawei, init diversity, json, jupiter broadcasting, lennart poettering, linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, locked bootloader, luks, mate 30 pro, mit, oracle autonomous linux, richard stallman resigns, rms, systemd-homed
Richard Stallman resigns, we share our thoughts and discuss the future for RMS and the FSF.
September 15th, 2019 | 25 mins 4 secs
centos 8, cloudflare, dns-over-https, doh, firefox test pilot program, firefox vpn, fwupd, gnome 3.34, gnome firmware, linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, linux watch, lvfs, pinetime, private network beta
Speed is the big story around GNOME 3.34, two new major Firefox security features start to roll out, and we explain the CentOS 8 delay.
September 8th, 2019 | 24 mins 32 secs
android 10 features, block autoplay, browser fingerprinting, codeready containers, dark theme, digital wellbeing, enhanced tracking protection, firefox 69, focus mode, gesture navigation, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux action show, linux news podcast, live caption, location controls, mozilla, pine64, pinebook pro, pinephone, privacy controls, red hat, security updates, ship date, smart reply, sound amplifier
Android 10 has a lot we like while the PinePhone is real and closer than we thought.
September 1st, 2019 | 20 mins 24 secs
chris beard, chromebook, chromeos, coding education challenge, cryptocurrency, email, endless, enterprise, exfat, firmware, gnome, gram, kernel, linux action show, linux news podcast, microsoft, mozilla, oin, patents, telegram, thunderbird
Microsoft continues to prove how much it loves Linux while Google tries to eat their lunch, mixed news from Mozilla, and good stuff from GNOME.
August 25th, 2019 | 27 mins 15 secs
android 10, ccc, confidential computing, firmware update, firmware-manager, fwupd, google, ibm, intel, linux action show, linux foundation, linux news podcast, lvfs, microsoft, openpower foundation, openpower summit, pop!_os, power isa, power9, ppc, red hat, rubygems, rust, system76, webmin backdoor
More tools to keep your Linux box and cloud servers secure this week, OpenPOWER responds to Risc-V competition, and we ponder the year-long open-source supply chain attacks.
August 16th, 2019 | 20 mins 46 secs
amp, amp + ssr, best practices badge program, core infrastructure initiative, hidpi, jupiter broadcasting, kubernetes security audit, linux action news, linux news podcast, multi-display, osdisc.com, security audit working group, xfce 4.14, xubuntu
We go hands-on with the big Xfce release that took four years and five months to develop. Kubernetes gets an audit that might just set a precedent, and Google has a new feature for AMP that has us all worked up.