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Linux and open source headlines every weekday, in under 3 minutes.

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  • 2020-01-17

    January 17th, 2020  |  2 mins 51 secs
    a cloud guru, automation, container, coreos, cycle, daily linux podcast, digitalocean, docker, fedora, google, layoff, layoffs, linux academy, linux headlines, microsoft, nextcloud, nextcloud hub, oci, office, onlyoffice, puppet, restructuring, support

    Nextcloud announces exciting changes to the platform, Puppet is now releasing both faster and slower, DigitalOcean's restructuring is resulting in layoffs, and Fedora CoreOS reaches production-ready status.

  • 2020-01-16

    January 16th, 2020  |  2 mins 59 secs
    a cloud guru, ai, bdfl, chris lattner, clang, compilers, daily linux podcast, firefox, gnu, guile, guile 3.0, java, jit, layoff, linux academy, linux headlines, lisp, llvm, machine learning, mitchell baker, ml, mozilla, open source, performance, project management, python, python 2, pytorch, rpc, scheme, swift

    Mozilla faces difficult choices after a major layoff, a new release of PyTorch adds long-awaited Java support, GNU Guile sees a significant speedup, and the LLVM community debates the future of decision making for the project.

  • 2020-01-15

    January 15th, 2020  |  2 mins 42 secs
    a cloud guru, centos, daily linux podcast, github android app, ibm, khronos group, license on transfer network, linux academy, linux headlines, live patch, lot, mark greaves, pcnetspec, peppermint os, red hat, rhel 8.1, vulkan

    We say goodbye to a community member, the latest Vulkan update is looking great, while GitHub, IBM, and CentOS all have announcements.

  • 2020-01-14

    January 14th, 2020  |  2 mins 52 secs
    a cloud guru, amazon, bounty, bug, bug bounty, challenge, cloud, coding, competition, daily linux podcast, database, gitlab, google, hash code, kubernetes, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, mariadb, news, pc, personal computer, platform, platform x4, s3, sales, windows 10

    MariaDB has a new cloud-native database, PC sales were up for the first time in 8 years, Google's Hash Code opens its registration, and GitLab achieved a bug bounty milestone.

  • 2020-01-13

    January 13th, 2020  |  2 mins 55 secs
    a cloud guru, cawbird, corebird, cryptsetup, daily linux news, daily linux podcast, galaxy xcover pro, grub, kde community, linux academy, linux headlines, linux lite, luks2, microsoft, microsoft teams, onedrive, push-to-talk, samsung, today's linux headlines, top linux stories, ubuntu lts, windows 7

    GRUB gets an important patch, a great twitter client for desktop Linux, another Linux distro reaches out to Windows 7 refugees, and the ever-deepening relationship between Microsoft and Samsung.

  • 2020-01-10

    January 10th, 2020  |  2 mins 50 secs
    a cloud guru, aiml, amazon, autogluon, compatibility, daily, daily linux podcast, dev, developer, development, feedback, filesystem, foundation, gpl, kernel, licensing, linus torvalds, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, machine learning, ml, module, mozilla, news, podcast, programming, python, rust, zfs

    A developer is seeking feedback for a proposed Rust Foundation, Amazon relaunches a machine learning tool, and Linus Torvalds issues a warning against using ZFS.

  • 2020-01-09

    January 9th, 2020  |  2 mins 44 secs
    cisa, coreboot, daily linux podcast, evil maid attack, firefox, firefox 72.0.1, firefox esr, firmware, hardware security, heads, linux academy, linux headlines, mozilla, nitrokey, nitropad, python, python 2, qubes os, security, stem, stem 1.8, thinkpad, tor, tor project, tpm, type confusion, ubuntu, web browser, x230

    An important security fix for Firefox, handy upgrades for a Tor tool, and a new security-optimized laptop from Nitrokey.

  • 2020-01-08

    January 8th, 2020  |  2 mins 40 secs
    #upgrade2plasma, 4.2, daily linux podcast, google, kde community, linux academy, linux headlines, project zero, tails, tails 5, tim willis, windows 7, zstandard

    Tails has a new trick to keep you secure, Google's Project Zero is making a change, and OpenMandriva ups its package game. Plus the KDE Community's well-timed new campaign.

  • 2020-01-07

    January 7th, 2020  |  2 mins 59 secs
    a cloud guru, arduino, browser, cortex, daily, daily linux podcast, darktable, embedded, firefox, h7, image, iot, javascript, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, m4, m7, mbed, micropython, news, notifications, picture-in-picture, podcast, portenta, processing, tensorflow, theme, themes, theming

    The darktable project releases a major new version, Firefox extends picture-in-picture mode to Linux and macOS, and Arduino announces a new modular hardware system for IoT.

  • 2020-01-06

    January 6th, 2020  |  2 mins 39 secs
    a cloud guru, blockchain as a service, bruce perens, centos, daily linux podcast, gram, linux academy, linux headlines, open source initiative, openeuler, osi, osi board, telegram cryptocurrency, ton blockchain, wallet, xuperchain

    Why a free software pioneer has walked away from the Open Source Initiative, Telegram's cryptocurrency surprise, and China's new CentOS competitor.

  • 2019-12-20

    December 20th, 2019  |  2 mins 50 secs
    a cloud guru, alpha, apple, cern, daily, daily linux podcast, developers, development, gnu, gnunet, homekit, kopano, license, linux academy, linux headlines, microsoft, migrate, migration, networking, news, open-source, peer-to-peer, podcast, relicense, replacement, test, testing

    CERN eyes Kopano to replace its Exchange infrastructure, Apple open-sources its HomeKit Accessory Development kit with some caveats, and the GNU project releases a testing version of its GNUnet framework.

  • 2019-12-19

    December 19th, 2019  |  2 mins 56 secs
    a cloud guru, canonical, daily, daily linux podcast, django, fix, flaw, irc, kde, kdenlive, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, matrix, mattermost, mozilla, multipass, news, orchestration, patch, podcast, security, slack, update, virtualization, vm

    Canonical's Multipass virtual machine manager reaches its 1.0 milestone, the Django project releases a major security update out-of-band, Kdenlive receives major improvements, and Mozilla is replacing IRC for its community communications.

  • 2019-12-18

    December 18th, 2019  |  2 mins 48 secs
    amazon, apple, cinnamon, continuous integration, daily linux podcast, devops, epic megagrants, google, krita, linux academy, linux foundation, linux headlines, linux mint, mate, project connected home over ip, site reliability engineering, tomboy, xfce, zigbee

    Apple, Amazon, and Google are teaming up with the Zigbee Alliance to create a new standard for smart homes, Krita gets $25k, and a new version of Mint ships.

  • 2019-12-17

    December 17th, 2019  |  2 mins 56 secs
    a cloud guru, acquisition, atari, c, c++, cloudflare, daily, daily linux podcast, debian, dns, dns-over-https, doh, firefox, gpu, jupiter broadcasting, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, mozilla, nextdns, nvidia, podcast, privacy, processing, python, training, vcs

    Firefox gains a new DNS-over-HTTPS provider, NVIDIA releases a Python framework for video processing, A Cloud Guru acquires Linux Academy, and an update on the beleaguered Atari VCS console.

  • 2019-12-16

    December 16th, 2019  |  2 mins 42 secs
    arcmenu, chrome 79, d9vk, daily linux news, daily linux podcast, dash-to-panel, direct3d, dxvk, eben upton, falkon, gnome shell, konqueror, linux academy, linux headlines, number of pis sold, raspberry pi

    30 million Raspberry Pis sold, GNOME Shell gets classic, and some strange Google bugs.

  • 2019-12-13

    December 13th, 2019  |  2 mins 58 secs
    application, chat, communication, daily, daily linux podcast, documentation, edge, edge networking, email, enterprise, gnome, google, google season, google season of docs, initiative, kde, ldap, libreoffice, libreoffice online, linux, linux academy, linux app summit, linux foundation, linux headlines, markup, mattermost, news, oauth, podcast, recordings, saml, slack, summit, talks, video, videos, zulip

    Zulip version 2.1 is out, LibreOffice has a new manual, the Linux Foundation announces yet another initiative, and individual talks from the Linux App Summit have hit the web.