Inquisitive nonsense and other such things.
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.
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.
December 12th, 2019 | 2 mins 21 secs
KDE's release service has a fresh batch of updates, Electron joins the OpenJS Foundation, VirtualBox 6.1 brings nested virtualization to Intel CPUs, and Vim levels up with a fun game to showcase the release of version 8.2.
December 5th, 2019 | 2 mins 44 secs
ai, amazon, android, code review, codeguru, daily linux podcast, deepspeech, developer tools, disney+, drm, free software foundation, fsf, java, justin garrison, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, machine learning, mozilla, re:invent, rust, rust annual survey, software development, speech-to-text, streaming services, tensorflow, transcription
Mozilla speeds up its open source speech-to-text engine, Disney+ is now available on Linux, and Amazon has a new AI-powered service for automated code review.
November 21st, 2019 | 2 mins 52 secs
ai, ai explanations, automattic, bare-metal, cloud, codefresh, daily linux podcast, fedora, fedora elections, gcp, go, go survey, golang, google, google cloud platform, jetpack, linux academy, linux headlines, machine learning, ml, open source, security, tensorflow, wordpress
Google joins the bare-metal cloud club, Jetpack gets an important security patch, Fedora election voting begins, and Codefresh has some clarifications about its new open source fund.
November 15th, 2019 | 2 mins 48 secs
artificial intelligence, bq, braveheart, canonical, choose linux, chromebooks, chromeos, codeql, containers, daily linux podcast, debian, debian buster, facebook, first steps, github, github security lab, google, linux, linux academy, linux foundation, linux headlines, lug, machine learning, meetup, meizu, microsoft, model exchange, neural network, onnx, pine, pine64, pinephone, security, security vulnerability, semmle, ubports, vulnerability scanning, xda developers
GitHub launches a new virtual security lab, Debian Buster will soon be the default Linux environment on Chromebooks, and PinePhone pre-orders start today.
November 12th, 2019 | 2 mins 46 secs
bytecode alliance, chrome os, chrome os 80, chromebooks, daily linux podcast, dark mode, dependency resolution, fastly, federated software, framasoft, go, google, hls, intel, lin clark, linux academy, linux headlines, mozilla, open source, peertube, pip, python, python software foundation, red hat, self-hosted, termshark, video streaming, wireshark
Python's package manager looks forward to some much-needed love, PeerTube and Termshark both have major releases, and Mozilla joins forces to push WebAssembly outside the browser.
November 7th, 2019 | 2 mins 48 secs
android, app defense alliance, ar, augmented reality, authentication, biometric identification, biometrics, cardboard, command line, daily linux podcast, dart, dart 2.6, dart2native, eset, fingerprint reader, google, google cardboard, hololens, hololens 2, linux academy, linux headlines, lookout, malware, microsoft, native apps, play store, security, virtual reality, vr, yubico, yubikey, yubikey bio, zimperium
Google joins forces to better protect Android from malware, Yubico announces its first security key with a fingerprint reader, Microsoft starts shipping HoloLens 2, and Google takes Cardboard VR open source.
November 5th, 2019 | 2 mins 52 secs
ai, chrome, chrome os, chromebook, chromebooks, daily linux podcast, deezer, google, hardware, lenovo, linux academy, linux headlines, lowrisc, machine learning, music separation, opentitan, python, risc-v, root of trust, security, spleeter, survey, tensorflow, titan, wordpress
Open source code that can listen to songs and tear them apart, longer lifespans for some Chromebooks, and new Google partnership to build an open hardware root of trust.
October 31st, 2019 | 2 mins 59 secs
ai, alphastar, daily linux podcast, deepmind, google, khronos group, leap 15.0, linux, linux academy, linux graphics, linux headlines, ml, opensuse, opensuse leap, oracle, oracle cloud, reinforcement learning, starcraft ii, suse, suse enterprise linux, unified samples repository, vulkan
SUSE comes to Oracle Cloud, it's time to move on from openSUSE LEAP 15.0, a new home for Vulkan code samples, and Google's AI takes on StarCraft II.
October 29th, 2019 | 2 mins 53 secs
32-bit, 32-bit packages, coreos, daily linux podcast, dbus, debian, fedora, fedora 31, fedora coreos, fedora iot, firefox, firefox 70, firefox bug, freedesktop.org, gnome, keepass, keepassx, keepassxc, libsecret, linux academy, linux headlines, local storage, local storage bug, mozilla, oin, open invention network, password manager, patent troll, python, python 2, rothschild patent imaging, silberblue, yubikey
Fedora 31 finally arrives, a bug pops up in Firefox 70, and the Open Invention Network joins GNOME's patent fight.
October 24th, 2019 | 2 mins 59 secs
ai, at&t, authentication, bbc, bbc news, censorship, dash to panel, fastcgi, gnome, ide, jupyter, linux desktop, ml, netflix, nextcloud, nginx, notebook, php, php 7, polynote, programming, project verify, python, rce, scala, security, sprint, t-mobile, tor, verizon, web security, widescreen, zenkey
A PHP 7 security bug gets a fix, Project Verify gets a new name, and Netflix has open sourced a powerful new programming notebook.
October 22nd, 2019 | 2 mins 53 secs
android, baseline interpreter, bitcoin, blog, cms, cryptocurrency, daily linux podcast, firefox, firefox 70, ghost, ghost 3.0, gnome, gnome foundation, linux academy, linux headlines, mozilla, opera, opera for android, password manager, patent troll, patent troll defense fund, patents, privacy, publishing platform, rothschild patent imaging, security, software patents, static site, web development, wordpress
The GNOME Foundation fights back in its patent battle, Firefox 70 is here, and Ghost has its biggest release yet.
October 17th, 2019 | 2 mins 59 secs
19.10, ai, android, canonical, chrome, daily linux podcast, eoan, ibm, kubernetes, linux academy, linux headlines, microkubernetes, ml, namespaces, nginx, nginx unit, nvidia, online security, openstack, red hat, security, server, site isolation, spectre, suse, train, ubuntu 19.10, ubuntu server, web application, web dev, web server, zfs
OpenStack's Train release pulls into the station amidst mixed news from supporters, Ubuntu 19.10 has arrived with plenty of tempting features, NGINX's Unit application server receives a big update, IBM's financials continue to disappoint, and some welcome security improvements for Chrome on Android.
October 15th, 2019 | 2 mins 56 secs
amazon, arm, aws, c, c++, cgroups, daily linux podcast, fractional scaling, hidpi, json, kde, kernel development, lfc103, linux academy, linux foundation, linux headlines, night mode, open source, plasma, plasma 5.17, pypy, pypy 7.2, python, python 3.8, software, training, walrus operator, wayland
A double dose of Python, AWS credits for open source projects, a new kernel development course from the Linux Foundation, and an exciting release for KDE Plasma.
October 8th, 2019 | 2 mins 47 secs
atari, atari vcs, blender, blender foundation, cybersecurity, daily linux podcast, email, encryption, epic games, ibm, linux academy, linux headlines, mcafee, nvidia, oasis, open cybersecurity alliance, openpgp, pgp, playstation, playstation 5, security, sony, thunderbird
NVIDIA joins the Blender foundation, a new cybersecurity alliance is launched to better integrate security products, Thunderbird makes plans for official OpenPGP support, and some mixed news for console enthusiasts.