UK podcaster and FOSS advocate.
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.
August 9th, 2019 | 28 mins 41 secs
19.10, android, ark compiler, eoan ermine, fuchsia os, gpu, grub, hardware interfaces, harmony os, huawei, jupiter broadcasting, kepler, libreoffice 6.3, linux action show, linux format, linux journal, linux news podcast, maxwell, microkernel, nouveau, nvidia documentation, pascal, ubuntu, volta, zfs on linux, zfs on root
Ubuntu integrates ZFS even further, NVIDIA starts publishing GPU documentation, and Harmony OS makes its debut.
August 4th, 2019 | 28 mins 6 secs
android choice screen, contract for the web, dns-over-https, doh, freeoffice, gnome shell, google in europe, gulkan, jupiter broadcasting, kwin, linux academy, linux action show, linux app summit, linux news podcast, manjaro, openvr, plasma, vr desktop, xrdesktop
Manjaro's news starts us off and leads us into a bigger philosophical question about open source development.
July 28th, 2019 | 29 mins 49 secs
16-core risc-v, accelerometers, alibaba, android, coreos container linux, cve-2019-13615, fedora coreos, immutable infrastructure, jean-baptiste kempf, linux action show, linux news podcast, mozilla webthings, pingtouge, sailfish os, seitseminen, spearphone, videolan, vlc, webthings gateway
Fedora CoreOS is introduced and its future looks bright, VLC's president debunks security claims, Mozilla debuts an open-source router firmware and the Android flaw that might be our favorite in years.
July 21st, 2019 | 21 mins 38 secs
antergos, dolphin, emulators, endeavouros, evilgnome, gnome extension malware, gpodder maintainer, jupiter broadcasting, linux 5.3, linux action show, linux news podcast, macbook keyboard linux support, retroarch, roms, steam, ubuntu-wsl
We're pleasantly surprised by a new Linux distro, EvilGnome malware spies on Gnome Shell users, and more good news for MacBook Linux users.
July 12th, 2019 | 21 mins 45 secs
canonical, e-marked, fedora, firefox 68, firefox addon outage, flatpak, gnome-software, ibm, internet villain, ispa, jupiter broadcasting, linux news podcast, linux-distros, mozilla, pale moon breach, post mortem, raspberry pi 4, red hat deal, snap plugin, snap store, usb-c
Another project breach raises significant questions, Fedora considers dropping Snaps in Gnome Software, and has the ISPA let Mozilla off the hook?
July 7th, 2019 | 36 mins
2019 internet vilain, buster, chromeos, control group, debian 10, dns over https, dns queries, docker, doh, fuchsia, galliumos 3, ispa, jupiter broadcasting, linus vs tanenbaum, linux action show, linux news podcast, mcmrarm, microkernel, mozilla news service, mozilla vpn, namespace, unionfs, zircon
We try out Debian 10 Buster and cover what's new. There is a fresh Linux distro for Chromebooks that is very appealing, and the ISPA calls Mozilla a villain.
June 30th, 2019 | 34 mins 3 secs
20.04 lts, buster, cortex-a72, debian, eben upton, firefox random password generator, gregkh, jupiter broadcasting, linux action show, linux news podcast, linux-distro, microsoft, people.kernel.org, raspberry pi 4, raspbian, sasha levin, ubuntu 19.10, ubuntu 32-bit
We've got the new Raspberry Pi 4 and share our thoughts, why Microsoft applied to join the linux-distros mailing list, and Ubuntu's 32-bit future is clarified.