November 22nd, 2020 | 30 mins 6 secs
apple m1, arm, browser wars, canonical, cef, chrome embedded framework, docker, docker desktop, eff, electron, epiphany, eqt, gimp, github, golang, google, librem 5, linux action news, linux foundation, linux news podcast, michael catanzaro, microsoft, mozilla, oauth, phosh, purism, riaa, servo, suse, ubuntu, youtube-dl
The details behind youtube-dl's return to GitHub, our thoughts on the rumored SUSE IPO, and our concerns with Servo's new home.
October 4th, 2020 | 27 mins 37 secs
android tv, atari vcs, awesim, digitalocean, duckduckgo, emby, github spam, google play, google tv, hacktoberfest, jupiter broadcasting, librem 5, linux action show, linux news podcast, plex, search menu
Quite a bit from Google this week, with new products and notable changes coming for developers and users.
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.
September 9th, 2018 | 25 mins
android, debian, encryption, foss, gnome 3.30, kernel, kernel maintainer’s summit, librem 5, linus torvalds, linux news podcast, location tracking, speck, tor, tor browser, wifi rtt
Great new releases for GNOME and Tor, delays for the Librem 5, and Linus proves to be extremely important.
July 22nd, 2018 | 37 mins
android, antitrust, atari vcs, data transfer project, eu, fine, google, librem 5, linux, reaper, slackware
Linux gains a world class media editor, Atari is making Chris nervous, and the Librem 5 hits some rocky waters.
April 29th, 2018 | 25 mins 38 secs
adapta, chrome os linux apps, gimp, kubuntu, librem 5, linux action news, linux news podcast, mate, material design, purism, ubports, ubuntu 18.04, ubuntu touch, xubuntu
Ubuntu 18.04 is out and we round up the new features, the flavors, and our first takes.
February 3rd, 2018 | 30 mins 57 secs
coreos, fsf bitcoin donation, gnome, gtk, kubernetes, lan, librem 5, libreoffice, linux action news, linux action show, linux news podcast, matrix, qt, red hat, riot.im, satus.im, snapcraft summit, snaps, testing plasma mobile, wayland
Red Hat shakes up the container world with its CoreOS purchase. Skype ships as a snap and Chris has a report from Canonical's recent development sprint.
November 5th, 2017 | 23 mins 35 secs
bitcoin, canonical, conservancy, gnome advisory board, ibm, jupiter broadcasting, law, librem 5, linux action news, linux action show, linux kernel enforcement statement, linux news, plasma mobile, sco, sflc, software freedom conservancy, software freedom law center, tormoil, ubuntu
The Plasma Mobile project sets humble goals, Firefox learns new tricks, a TOR flaw for Linux users, and Canonical joins the Gnome Advisory Board.
Plus a new report claims every Bitcoin transaction uses as much energy as your house in a week, and two legal matters that may have long-term impacts on the Linux community.
October 14th, 2017 | 24 mins 40 secs
cryptocurrency, fwupd, jupiter broadcasting, lan, librem 5, linux action show, linux news, linux-steam-integration, monero, oneplus, oxygen os, plasma 5.11, purism, snaps, solus, steam
Fixing Steam on Linux for good, new toys for Fedora and Plasma users, OnePlus gets busted, and Librem 5 gets funded.
September 24th, 2017 | 24 mins 54 secs
android, drm, eff, eme, facebook, foss, gnome, librem 5, linux, patents, pipewire, react.js, red hat, replicant, ubports, ubuntu
A huge week for mobile Linux, big multimedia news, DRM causes more upset and great patent news for FOSS.