Episode Archive

185 episodes of Linux Headlines since the first episode, which aired on September 9th, 2019.

  • 2020-04-02

    April 2nd, 2020  |  2 mins 52 secs
    a cloud guru, android, arch, cgroups, containers, daily linux podcast, electronic payments, email, encryption, f-droid, free software, gnu, gnu taler, infinitybook pro, linux, linux academy, linux containers, linux headlines, linux laptops, lxc, lxcfs, lxd, manjaro, microtransaction, nlnet, open source, pine64, pinephone, protonmail, thunderbird, tuxedo computers, ubports, ubuntu touch, virtual machines

    ProtonMail's new Linux bridge makes its encrypted services available to standard email clients, new LTS releases for Linux Container tooling, a Manjaro-powered laptop from TUXEDO Computers, and a special edition PinePhone with Ubuntu Touch pre-installed.

  • 2020-04-01

    April 1st, 2020  |  2 mins 56 secs
    a cloud guru, amazon, amazon web services, analytics, aws, azure, blog, canonical, cloud, clustering, cms, coil, compliance, content management system, coronavirus, covid-19, daily linux podcast, database, devops, firefox, gcp, google, google cloud platform, high-availability, hosted services, k8s, kubernetes, linux academy, linux headlines, managed apps, mariadb, microsoft, mixed-reality, monetization, mozilla, open source support program, personal data exports, platform x4, public cloud, skysql, social media, solutions fund, wordpress

    Canonical and MariaDB both enter the managed apps market, the WordPress 5.4 release expands its block-based editor, and Mozilla partners with another online monetization company while putting up cash in the fight against COVID-19.

  • 2020-03-31

    March 31st, 2020  |  2 mins 53 secs
    a cloud guru, akamai, amazon, automatic updates, azion, bandwidth, cdn, cloudflare, code, content delivery network, daily linux podcast, developer, development, drm, drm-free, eclipse foundation, facebook, free tier, gaming, gitlab, google, humble bundle, ide, integrated development environment, internet, linux academy, linux gaming, linux headlines, lutris, manrs, microsoft, netflix, network operator, open source, red hat, routing, sap, security, steam, theia, valve, visual studio, vs code

    The MANRS initiative gains several new members, GitLab wants customers to help migrate premier features to its free tier, Eclipse Theia reaches 1.0, Lutris lands Humble Bundle game store integration, and Steam scales back automatic updates.

  • 2020-03-30

    March 30th, 2020  |  2 mins 49 secs
    2038, 32-bit, 5.6, a cloud guru, appeal, apple, audio, bruce perens, conversion software, daily linux podcast, defamation, docker, fre:ac, github, gitlab, grsecurity, ieee, ieee sa open, institute of electrical and electronics engineers, kernel, kernelnewbies, kubernetes, lawsuit, linus torvalds, linux academy, linux headlines, linux kernel, lossless, mainline, mattermost, open source security, opus, ripper, speex, standards association, tunnel, vpn, wireguard

    Linux Kernel 5.6 is out with WireGuard support, fre:ac significantly expands its feature set with its 1.1 release, Bruce Perens' legal battle finally comes to an end, and the IEEE launches a collaborative development platform.

  • 2020-03-27

    March 27th, 2020  |  2 mins 58 secs
    20.04, a cloud guru, android, ardour, arm, beta, blender, budgie, daily linux podcast, daw, development, digital audio workstation, edubuntu, google, intel, kubuntu, kylin, linux academy, linux headlines, long-term support, lts, lubuntu, mate, mythubuntu, pre-release, prerelease, release, sponsor, sponsorship, testing, ubuntu, ubuntu flavors, ubuntu studio, user error, virtual environment, x86, xubuntu

    Ardour and Ubuntu Flavors call for testing of their upcoming major releases, Google aims to ease the burden of developing for ARM on x86, and Blender gains a new Corporate Gold-level sponsor.

  • 2020-03-26

    March 26th, 2020  |  2 mins 39 secs
    a cloud guru, anti-malware, apache, apache software foundation, apple, big data, containers, csi proxy, daily linux podcast, defender atp, digital painting, endpoint antivirus for linux, enterprise, eset, free software, krita, kubectl, kubernetes, kubernetes 1.18, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, microsoft, open source, orchestration, python, python 3, real time, security, streaming, topology manager, web server, windows

    The Apache Software Foundation turns twenty-one, Kubernetes 1.18 brings stability as well as some exciting preview features, the latest ESET Endpoint Antivirus adds Linux support, and Krita delivers one of its most complicated releases to date.

  • 2020-03-25

    March 25th, 2020  |  2 mins 56 secs
    a cloud guru, apple, c, c++, clang, cloudflare, compilers, cryptocurrency, daily linux podcast, developer experience, encryption, ibm, ico, ios, kde, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, llvm, luks, mainframe, marco martin, mycroft, package management, plasma bigscreen, programming, raspberry pi 4, risc-v, sec, smart tv, speech-to-text, swift, telegram, webassembly, z-series

    LLVM 10 arrives with improvements for RISC-V and WebAssembly, the latest version of Swift improves package management and focuses on developer productivity, Cloudflare makes some impressive performance upgrades to Linux disk encryption performance, and Plasma Bigscreen aims to provide a voice-controlled smart TV interface powered by KDE and Mycroft.

  • 2020-03-24

    March 24th, 2020  |  2 mins 51 secs
    a cloud guru, ad-free, android, daily linux podcast, exploit, google, javascript, key attestation, linux academy, linux headlines, magisk, magiskhide, mozilla, noscript, package manager, patch, pip, python, python software foundation, root, rooted, scroll, security, tails, tor, user experience, vulnerability, web browser

    Mozilla partners with Scroll for a premium ad-free browsing experience, Tor and Tails release key security fixes, Magisk 20.4 launches with MagiskHide disabled by default, and Python is looking for user feedback to improve pip.

  • 2020-03-23

    March 23rd, 2020  |  2 mins 46 secs
    a cloud guru, amazon, audacious, audio player, coronavirus, covid-19, daily linux podcast, disease modeling, distributed computing, dvr, folding@home, google, gtk, hardware acceleration, hewlett packard, ibm, linux academy, linux headlines, microsoft, multimedia, mythtv, opengl, petaflops, pvr, python, qt, qt5, supercomputer, ubports, ubuntu touch, volla, volla phone

    Folding@home's processing power continues to surge in the fight against COVID-19, Audacious switches to QT5, UBports and Volla join forces, and MythTV rolls out modern decoding improvements.

  • 2020-03-20

    March 20th, 2020  |  2 mins 59 secs
    32-bit, 64-bit, a cloud guru, blockchain, bug, cansecwest, conference, coronavirus, covid-19, ctf, daily linux podcast, debian, disease, embedded development, ethereum, folding@home, google, input validation, intel, linux academy, linux headlines, linux mint, lmde, macos, manfred paul, microcontroller, nvidia, pigweed, privilege escalation, protein, pwn2own, redrocket, research, science, security, trend micro, ubuntu, vancouver, virtualbox, vmware, vulnerability, windows, zero day initiative

    Linux Mint Debian Edition version 4 is out, Google releases tools for embedded developers, a socially isolated Pwn2Own still manages to hack multiple targets, and GPU owners from around the world pitch in to fight the novel coronavirus.

  • 2020-03-19

    March 19th, 2020  |  2 mins 55 secs
    a cloud guru, browser, browser source plugin, chrome, cryptography, daily linux podcast, firefox, ftp, gaming, gaming on linux, gog, good old games, google, immutability, java, java 14, jdk, linux academy, linux headlines, macos, mozilla, obs, oracle, pattern matching, records, red hat, srt, streaming, type safety, vulkan, windows

    Mozilla announces plans to remove FTP support from Firefox, the latest version of Oracle's Java Development Kit is out, and OBS Studio's latest release has some handy new source and capture features.

  • 2020-03-18

    March 18th, 2020  |  3 mins
    a cloud guru, android, apache struts, chrome, chrome os, chromebooks, computer graphics, cross-site scripting, daily linux podcast, git, github, google, ios, keyboard, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, mobile app, open hardware, pop!_os, ray tracing, risksense, security, software development, software vulnerabilities, system76, the khronos group, vulkan, wordpress, works with chromebook

    GitHub goes mobile with new apps for Android and iOS, Vulkan has new ray tracing extensions, RiskSense reports on the most vulnerable web and application frameworks, System76 enters the keyboard market, and Google starts rolling out new labels for Chromebook-compatible accessories.

  • 2020-03-17

    March 17th, 2020  |  2 mins 28 secs
    a cloud guru, api, beta, brian gupta, case, daily linux podcast, debian, election, fedora, firmware, fwupd, gnome, google, infringement, java, jonathan carter, lawsuit, lenovo, linux academy, linux headlines, linux vendor firmware service, lvfs, nvme, oracle, patent, project leader, samsung, sruthi chandran, ssd, supreme court, testing, western digital

    Debian Project Leader elections heat up, the Linux Vendor Firmware Service adds NVMe drives to its stable of supported devices, Oracle and Google's Supreme Court case gets put on hold, and Fedora 32 hits beta status.

  • 2020-03-16

    March 16th, 2020  |  2 mins 55 secs
    a cloud guru, artificial intelligence, clarissa borges, daily linux podcast, free software, free software awards, fsf, github, google ai, italo vignoli, javascript, jim meyering, josh simmons, kde, let's encrypt, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, machine learning, manjaro, megan sanicki, microsoft, neural tangents, node, node.js, noscript, npm, open source, osi, pine64, pinebook pro, the tor project, tor

    Manjaro KDE is now the default OS on the Pinebook Pro, GitHub announces the acquisition of npm, Google has a new library aimed at simplifying infinite-width neural networks, and the winners of this year's Free Software Awards.

  • 2020-03-13

    March 13th, 2020  |  2 mins 59 secs
    a cloud guru, automation, bitbucket, daily linux podcast, development, django, firefox, github, gitlab, javascript, linux academy, linux headlines, paywall, security, testing, tor, vulnerability, whitesource

    The Django project moves to a new governance structure, Tor Browser's latest release includes a JavaScript execution bug, GitLab finally paywalls its build and test pipeline for external repositories, and WhiteSource issues a report on the increase in open source code vulnerabilities.

  • 2020-03-12

    March 12th, 2020  |  2 mins 44 secs
    a cloud guru, boot to gecko, cloud, collaboration platform, cve, daily linux podcast, feature phone, file storage, file sync, gcc, gcc 9.3, gecko, gnu, intel, kaios, linux academy, linux headlines, load value injection, lvi, mitigation, mobile, mozilla, nextcloud, open source, patching, pwa, red hat, risk report, security, security response, wasm, webassembly

    Mozilla and KaiOS join forces to bring a modern browser engine to the feature phone platform, GCC 9.3 has arrived with mitigations for Intel's LVI vulnerability, and Nextcloud's latest numbers show healthy growth and continued profitability.