About the show

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

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Episodes

  • 2019-09-24

    September 24th, 2019  |  2 mins 56 secs
    .net, .net core, c#, centos, centos 8, centos stream, chris wright, daily linux podcast, eu, f#, fedora, google, ibm, keith packard, libc, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, microsoft, picolibc, privacy, red hat, rhel, right to be forgotten, rolling release, rtbf, search engines

    CentOS 8 is finally here, and with it comes a surprising new release from Red Hat.

  • 2019-09-23

    September 23rd, 2019  |  2 mins 57 secs
    android, bryan bogensberger, daily linux podcast, google, google play, google play pass, javascript, kotlin, laurie voss, linux academy, linux desktop, linux headlines, midi, node, npm, pxe, python, python 2, python 3, reactos, ulauncher, window snapping

    NPM's CEO Bryan Bogensberger resigns, Google's new Play Pass subscription service and their Kotlin bootcamp are announced.

  • 2019-09-20

    September 20th, 2019  |  2 mins 50 secs
    amazon, automation, aws, border, chef, conference, contract, customs, daily linux podcast, encryption, eu, european union, france, games, gaming, github, headlines, home, home directory, ice, lennart, lennart poettering, license, licenses, licensing, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, luks, news, open core, open source, ruby, software, steam, summit, systemd, valve

    The first Open Core Summit, an activist programmer takes aim at Chef, a French court disagrees with Valve's licensing model, and Lennart Poettering wants to rethink the Home directory.

  • 2019-09-19

    September 19th, 2019  |  2 mins 58 secs
    amd, amd gpu, c++, cifs, clang, compilers, cve, daily linux podcast, debian, enterprise, github, init, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, llvm, llvm 9 c, obs, obs studio, open source, opencl, php, python, sam hartman, samba, samba 4.11, security, security alert, semmle, smb, streaming, systemd, sysv, sysvinit, vulnerability, x86_64

    Fresh init system controversy at the Debian project, a more scalable Samba, and a big release for LLVM.

  • 2019-09-18

    September 18th, 2019  |  2 mins 59 secs
    32-bit packages, chef certifcation, daily linux podcast, fedora, founders edition, google stadia, i686, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux headlines, openstack, steam, ubuntu, vm memory encryption

    Google's Stadia good news, VM encryption comes to an OpenStack near you, and details on Ubuntu 19.10's 32-bit support.

  • 2019-09-17

    September 17th, 2019  |  2 mins 49 secs
    autonomous linux, c++, centos, centos 7.7, centos 8, cppcon, daily linux podcast, epstein, free software, free software foundation, fsf, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, microsoft, mit, oracle, oracle cloud, red hat, rhel, rms, sfc, software freedom conservancy

    Richard Stallman resigns from the board of the Free Software Foundation and his position at MIT.

  • 2019-09-16

    September 16th, 2019  |  2 mins 54 secs
    alsa, bluetooth, bluez, coil, creative commons, daily linux podcast, dolby truehd, dts-hd master audio, linux academy, linux headlines, linux kernel 5.3, mozilla, project zero, pulseaudio 13

    A new Linux Kernel is out; we break down the new features, PulseAudio goes pro and the credential-stealing LastPass flaw.

  • 2019-09-13

    September 13th, 2019  |  2 mins 17 secs
    academy, android, bug, chrome, clipboard, clipboard sharing, daily, developers, donations, firmware, flathub, flatpak, gnome, gnome firmware, google, google chrome, headlines, krita, linux, linux academy, linux podcast, news, open source, open-source, paint, painting, podcast, sharing, steam, tor, update, updater, windows store

    Updating your firmware just got a lot easier, Chrome Canary shows signs of long-awaited features, why Krita went to Steam, and Tor's Bug Smash Fund is making headway.

  • 2019-09-12

    September 12th, 2019  |  2 mins 57 secs
    arch, daily linux podcast, firefox, firefox premium support, free software, freeoffice, gnome, gnome 3.34, gnome boxes, gnome music, libreoffice, linux academy, majaro 18.1, manjaro, mozilla, open source, retro game console, sandboxing, security, sega, sega genesis mini, softmaker, sonic, street fighter, video games

    It's open source release day with GNOME 3.34 bringing a host of workflow and usability improvements and Manjaro 18.1 adding a new office suite installer option.

  • 2019-09-11

    September 11th, 2019  |  2 mins 56 secs
    acer, daily linux podcast, fairphone 3, full circle, ifixit, linux academy, linux vendor firmware service, lvfs, oom, oomd, out of memory, rawtherapee, ubuntu magazine

    The Fairphone 3 gets a perfect 10 from iFixit, Acer joins LVFS, and Facebook has a user-space killer for a distro near you.

  • 2019-09-10

    September 10th, 2019  |  2 mins 37 secs
    19.10, atom, boot speed, canonical, daily linux podcast, dark theme, developers, eoan, firefox, firefox private network, git, gnome, gnome extensions, gsconnect, kate, kde, kde connect, linux academy, lz4, mozilla, test pilot, text editors, ubuntu, vpn, yaru theme

    Mozilla's Test Pilot program is back with a new VPN service, GSConnect has a big release, and KDE looks to modernize Kate.

  • 2019-09-09

    September 9th, 2019  |  2 mins 23 secs
    blue systems, daily linux podcast, dns-over-https, doh, kde usability and productivity initiative, linux academy, manjaro, mozilla, mumble 1.3.0, wayland

    Manjaro begins a new era, KDE sets goals for future usability, and Mozilla rolls out a controversial feature to Firefox.