Drew is an audio editing engineer for Jupiter Broadcasting. He has worked in theater, live music, and broadcast for 15 years, and has been using Linux for 20 years. Besides working in entertainment, Drew rescues rabbits, enjoys sci-fi and horror, and plays too many video games.
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.
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.
March 13th, 2020 | 2 mins 59 secs
March 10th, 2020 | 2 mins 54 secs
a cloud guru, apache spark, browser, cloud, compute cloud, compute engine, daily linux podcast, facebook, firefox, flatpak, git, google, hipaa, ibm, internet of things, iot, jupyter, jupyter notebooks, jupyterlab, kubernetes, linux academy, linux headlines, machine images, medical, mozilla, openshift, palo alto networks, security, tls, virtual machine, vm, windows 7, windows xp
Mozilla removes support for older versions of TLS in Firefox 74, Google launches a facility for managing machine images on Compute Engine, IBM's Elyra brings new tools to Jupyter Notebooks, and Palo Alto Networks issues a dire report on the state of IoT security.
March 6th, 2020 | 2 mins 55 secs
a cloud guru, bsd, cifs, compliance, cryptographic, cryptography, daily linux podcast, education, fips, freebsd, freenas, gcompris, gnutls, ixsystems, linux academy, linux headlines, nist, open-core, patreon, point-to-point, ppp, samba, truenas, vulnerability
A 16-year-old critical vulnerability has been discovered in PPP, iXsystems is merging FreeNAS and TrueNAS, GCompris moves to Patreon for funding, and Samba makes big changes to its cryptography implementation.
March 3rd, 2020 | 2 mins 50 secs
a cloud guru, altra, ampere, chrome, chrome os, cloud, container, cpu, daily linux podcast, fedora, intel, iot, kubeflow, kubernetes, linux academy, linux headlines, orchestration, processor, server, xeon
Kubeflow reaches 1.0, the Fedora Project seeks help naming its IoT Edition, Google's rollout of Chrome OS 80 is off to a rough start, and Ampere launches its Altra processor.
February 28th, 2020 | 2 mins 50 secs
a cloud guru, android, collabora, daily linux podcast, eric raymond, facebook, ios, libreoffice, license, licensing, linux academy, linux headlines, mailing list, mobile, obs, office suite, open source, open source initiative, twitch, twitter
The Open Source Initiative kicks a co-founder from its mailing lists, OBS faces backlash for receiving support from Facebook Gaming, and Collabora launches its version of LibreOffice for mobile.
February 25th, 2020 | 2 mins 48 secs
a cloud guru, bolt, browser, container, daily linux podcast, dns, dns over https, docker, docker swarm, doh, firefox, gnome, kubecon, linux academy, linux headlines, manjaro, mate, mirantis, puppet, remote management, sandboxing, unity, xfce
Manjaro hits version 19, Firefox starts rolling out DNS over HTTPS by default in the US, Puppet releases version 2 of Bolt, and Mirantis commits to the future of Docker Swarm.
February 21st, 2020 | 2 mins 47 secs
a cloud guru, cloud, daily linux podcast, debt, digitalocean, enterprise, financing, funding, google, hybrid cloud, layoffs, linux academy, linux headlines, mentor, openstack, power delivery, raspberry pi, raspberry pi 4, red hat, rocky, stein, summer of code, train, usb-c
Red Hat OpenStack Platform reaches version 16, Google announces the mentors for this year's Summer of Code, DigitalOcean secures new funding, the Raspberry Pi 4's USB-C power problems get a fix, and the GTK Project unveils its new website.
February 18th, 2020 | 2 mins 56 secs
100 best companies to work for, a cloud guru, amazon web services, aws, cloud, cloud migration, cyber-security, cybersecurity, daily linux podcast, dart, education, firefox, fortune, hybrid cloud, iot, kotlin, learning, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, mozilla, o'reilly, python, red hat, ruby, rust, swift, the state of open source, trends, webthings
Red Hat moves up Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For list, Mozilla releases significant changes to its WebThings Gateway, and O'Reilly publishes analytics for its online learning platform.
February 14th, 2020 | 2 mins 51 secs
a cloud guru, blender, bsd, corona labs, cryptography, daily linux podcast, fido, fundraising, licensing, linux academy, linux headlines, netbsd, openssh, pixar, sdk, security, sha-1, ssh
OpenSSH plans for the future of cryptography, NetBSD launches its first fundraising drive in a decade, Blender releases version 2.82, and Corona Labs announces its shutdown.
February 11th, 2020 | 2 mins 59 secs
a cloud guru, ai, cloudflare, daily linux podcast, dns over https, doh, elogind, ethical, ethics, firefox, hidpi, kde, linux academy, linux foundation, linux headlines, long term support, lts, mate, mozilla, nextdns, plasma, python, systemd, training, wayland
The MATE desktop reaches 1.24 with some major improvements, KDE releases its first LTS release in two years, The Linux Foundation focuses on ethics in its new training course, and Firefox 73 has a new provider for DNS over HTTPS.
February 7th, 2020 | 2 mins 39 secs
a cloud guru, actions, api, appeal, apt, beta, bruce perens, court, daily linux podcast, defamation, docker, fsf, github, gnu, gnu project, gpl, grsecurity, legal, linux academy, linux headlines, mycroft, patent, patent troll, repository, yum
Bruce Perens prevails in court, a patent troll takes aim at Mycroft, Docker announces the removal of its legacy repositories, GitHub opens the beta for its Actions service API, and the FSF and GNU project release a joint statement regarding their future relationship.
February 4th, 2020 | 2 mins 39 secs
a cloud guru, daily linux podcast, database, gaming, geforce, geforce now, graphing, hypervisor, licensing, linux academy, linux headlines, neo4j, nvidia, sandstorm, self-hosted, virtualization, vmware, web app
Neo4j rolls out version 4, NVIDIA's GeForce NOW gaming platform opens up to consumers, VMware announces changes to its licensing terms, and Sandstorm reports on its ongoing revival.
January 31st, 2020 | 2 mins 58 secs
a cloud guru, arvind krishna, belgium, blockchain, brussels, ceo, daily linux podcast, distributed ledger, elon musk, fabric, fosdem, ginni rometty, hyperledger, ibm, jim whitehurst, linux academy, linux headlines, openai, president, pytorch, sam altman, tensorflow
IBM shakes up its leadership, the Hyperledger Project releases version 2 of Fabric, OpenAI endorses PyTorch, and FOSDEM kicks off in Brussels.
January 24th, 2020 | 2 mins 50 secs
a cloud guru, android, chips alliance, copyleft, daily linux podcast, donation, gapps, handshake, intel, kde, license, licensing, linux academy, linux foundation, linux headlines, open source, permissive, rom, royalty-free
Permissive licenses are on the rise, Open GApps comes to Android 10, Intel unexpectedly joins the CHIPS Alliance, and KDE receives another large donation.