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

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  • 2019-12-12

    December 12th, 2019  |  2 mins 21 secs
    amd, android, calligra plan, code completion, cpu, daily linux podcast, electron, github, ide, intel, javascript, kde, kde applications, kde connect, killer sheep, librem 5, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, nested virtualization, open source, openjs, oracle, oracle cloud, pinephone, popup text windows, text editors, vi, vim, vim 8.2, virtualbox, virtualbox 6.1, virtualization

    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.

  • 2019-12-11

    December 11th, 2019  |  2 mins 44 secs
    chrome os, codeweavers, crossover, daily linux podcast, flutter, flutter interact, fuchsia, javascript, linux, linux academy, linux foundation, linux headlines, macos, macos catalina, npm inc, npm pro, tern, vmware, wine

    CodeWeavers brings new tricks to Wine, Google pushes Flutter for the desktop, and the Linux Foundation brings attention to a new tool.

  • 2019-12-10

    December 10th, 2019  |  2 mins 18 secs
    bbc, commission, daily, daily linux podcast, dual-licensing, eclipse, eclipse foundation, edge, edge computer, education, finances, financial finance, fog05, freertos, iofog, license, licensing, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, microbit, microsoft, monetize, news, open source, podcast, release, risc-v, sifive, software, teams, xscode

    Microsoft releases Teams for Linux, SiFive enters the education market, the Eclipse Foundation champions open source on edge computing, and xs:code wants to help improve open source funding models.

  • 2019-12-09

    December 9th, 2019  |  2 mins 33 secs
    20.04, blumen herzenschein, contribute to kde, daily linux podcast, google, kde community, linux academy, linux headlines, markdown, raspberry pi 4 usb bug, raspberry pi 64bit, summer of code, ubuntu, ubuntu cinnamon remix, ubuntu server lts, website

    The Raspberry Pi 4 Ubuntu bugs get sorted out, and Canonical reaffirms its commitment to the platform and all future devices. Plus an approachable way to give back to KDE, and more.

  • 2019-12-06

    December 6th, 2019  |  2 mins 19 secs
    api, azure, azure sphere, braveheart, codeweek, daily, daily linux podcast, develop, developers, google, java, javascript, learning, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, manjaro, microsoft, operating system, os, pinephone, podcast, programming, sdk, spec, specification, standard, ubuntu, w3c, web standards, webassembly

    The W3C puts forward WebAssembly as an official standard, Azure Sphere gains support for Ubuntu developers, CodeWeek reports back in with this year's results, and Manjaro has some exciting news for PinePhone backers.

  • 2019-12-05

    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.

  • 2019-12-04

    December 4th, 2019  |  2 mins 25 secs
    amazon web services, aws marketplace, canonical, daily linux podcast, data science, extended maintenance, linux academy, linux headlines, metaflow, netflix research, plex streaming service, polynote, python framework, ubuntu pro

    Canonical announces Ubuntu Pro, Netflix open sources Metaflow, and Plex has a new streaming service.

  • 2019-12-03

    December 3rd, 2019  |  2 mins 54 secs
    5.1, 71, appcenter, avast, avg, blacklist, daily, daily linux podcast, distribution, distro, elementary, elementary os, financial, firefox, flatpak, fundraise, fundraising, improvement, improvements, jupiter broadcasting, kiosk, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, linux unplugged, lockwise, mozilla, news, password, password manager, passwords, podcast, privacy, release, tails, upgrade, version

    Mozilla launches Firefox 71, the privacy-focused distribution Tails is looking to the future, and elementary OS 5.1 is out.

  • 2019-12-02

    December 2nd, 2019  |  2 mins 10 secs
    daily linux podcast, epic games, jupiter broadcasting, kde project, linux academy, linux daily news, lts release, lutris, megagrants program, qt toolkit, tim sweeney

    Lutris gets a shot of cash from Epic Games, Django unchains version 3, and the Qt folks have a new marketplace.

  • 2019-11-27

    November 27th, 2019  |  2 mins 32 secs
    btrfs, daily linux podcast, data collection, homebrew, kali linux, kali windows 10 skin, linux academy, linux headlines, microsoft terminal, xfce, zorin group, zorin os

    Zorin OS responds to community concerns about data collection, Microsoft's terminal gets a lot more competitive, Kali Linux's clever new feature, and some good news for Mac Users.

  • 2019-11-26

    November 26th, 2019  |  2 mins 25 secs
    america, american, annual report, cell phone, cellphone, china, chinese, daily, daily linux podcast, develop, developer, developers, finance, finances, financial, firefox, fix, hosted, hosting, jupiter broadcasting, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, mozilla, new year, patch, phone, pi, podcast, privacy, processor, raspberry pi, regex, report, risc, risc-v, royalties, sbc, self-hosted, single-board computer, splunk, timestamp, trade, trade war, ubports, ubuntu, ubuntu touch, unix, unix timestamp, yahoo

    The RISC-V Foundation is relocating, Mozilla publishes its annual report from last year with some disappointing results, UBports has a plan to attract more developers, and Splunk urges self-hosters to patch a timestamp issue.

  • 2019-11-25

    November 25th, 2019  |  2 mins 45 secs
    coati software, daily linux podcast, erofs, exfat, kaspersky, kernel 5.4, linus torvalds, linux academy, linux headlines, lockdown mode, minimum security guidelines, mozilla buyer's guide, sourcetrail, tiger lake gpu, vnc flaws

    The latest Linux kernel has some significant improvements, Kaspersky finds three dozen VNC flaws, Mozilla's naughty list, and Sourcetrail goes open source.

  • 2019-11-22

    November 22nd, 2019  |  2 mins 24 secs
    android, black friday, blockchain, c++, chrome, chromeos, cloud, cloud print, course, daily, daily linux podcast, data, data dump, data enrichment, data viper, develop, developer, elasticsearch, free, google, google cloud, hyperledger, jupiter broadcasting, kodi, linux, linux academy, linux foundation, linux headlines, migration, news, podcast, print, printer, printing, python, python 3, sale, security, server, social media, training, transition, uwp, windows, windows store

    Kodi seeks help for an unexpected part of its project, Google axes yet another service, The Linux Foundation offers a new training course, and Data Viper uncovers a massive data dump.

  • 2019-11-21

    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.

  • 2019-11-20

    November 20th, 2019  |  2 mins 55 secs
    arm, codefresh fund, cuda-x, daily linux podcast, debian, ian jackson, init, jupiter broadcasting, kape, linux academy, linux news, nebula, nvidia, overlay network from slack, private internet access, supercomputers, systemd, top500, vpn

    Slack releases an open source mesh network, Private Internet Access is being bought, an update on the world's top supercomputers, another init system debate option for Debian to consider, and NVIDIA's new accelerated computing platform.

  • 2019-11-19

    November 19th, 2019  |  2 mins 56 secs
    abuse, bounty, bug, bug bounty, coalition, cybersecurity, daily, daily linux podcast, defend, defense, disclosure, eff, electronic frontier foundation, foundation, gitlab, ibm, impact, infrastructure, legal, linux, linux academy, linux foundation, linux headlines, litigation, microsoft, mozilla, news, nextcloud, nextcry, oin, open invention network, patent, patent troll, podcast, security, server, servers, stalker, stalkers, stalkerware, surveilance, troll, unified patents, vulnerability

    The Open Invention Network is taking on patent trolls, Nextcloud releases a statement concerning NextCry, Mozilla and GitLab are expanding their bug bounty programs, and the EFF helps form the Coalition Against Stalkerware.