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Linux and open source headlines every Monday, Wednesday, & Friday, in under 3 minutes.

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  • 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.

  • 2019-11-18

    November 18th, 2019  |  2 mins 46 secs
    api copyright, chromebook, daily linux podcast, debian, designed for chromebook, fwupd, init system diversity, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux news, lvfs, nextcloud, nextcry, nginx, oracle vs google, php, php-fpm, richard hughes, systemd

    The Oracle vs. Google copyright case goes to the Supreme Court, NextCry attacks Nextcloud servers, Chromebooks prepare to use LVFS, and Debian takes the systemd debate to the next level.

  • 2019-11-15

    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.

  • 2019-11-14

    November 14th, 2019  |  2 mins 50 secs
    android, archive, blog, code, container, containers, credit card, daily, daily linux podcast, developer, developer hub, docker, docker enterprise, docker hub, enterprise, github, go, golang, hosting, hub, ios, jetpack, jupiter broadcasting, kubernetes, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, mirantis, mobile, news, open source, payment, payments, podcast, programming, stripe, website, wordpress

    Mirantis acquires Docker, WordPress brings a big new feature to Jetpack, GitHub has a plan for archiving the world's open source code, and a new developer hub is available for Go.

  • 2019-11-13

    November 13th, 2019  |  2 mins 37 secs
    android, beta, brave, browser, cells, clair, containers, daily linux podcast, f-droid, golang, helm, intel, kernel, kubernetes, linux academy, linux headlines, nextcloud, package manager, play store, pydio, quay, quay.io, red hat, side-channel attacks, speculative execution, tiller, updates, vulnerability

    It’s time to update your kernel again as yet more Intel security issues come to light, good news for container management and self-hosted collaboration, and Brave is finally ready for production.

  • 2019-11-12

    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.

  • 2019-11-11

    November 11th, 2019  |  2 mins 52 secs
    arch, arch linux, binary, build, build system, builds, container, containers, daily, daily linux podcast, debian, feedback, games, gaming, gnome, internet radio, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux headlines, migration, music, namespace, namespaces, news, packages, packaging, podcast, python, python 2, python2, radio, reproducible, shortwave, steam, transition, ubuntu, valve

    Steam gets support for Linux namespaces, some distributions are struggling with the shift from Python 2, Arch Linux supports reproducible builds, and GNOME has a new app in beta.

  • 2019-11-08

    November 8th, 2019  |  2 mins 53 secs
    amazon web services, apex predator, apple, award, aws, certification, cloud, daily, daily linux podcast, datacenter, free software foundation, freedom, fsf, ghosts, golang, jupiter broadcasting, language, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, mainboard, motherboard, new, numerics, open source, open-source, opensuse, operating system, os, platform, podcast, poll, programming, programming language, regional, respects your freedom, savings, savings plan, steve canon, suse, swift, talos, user error

    openSUSE releases the results of the poll for its new name, the FSF awards its "Respects Your Freedom" certificate to two new mainboards, Amazon announces savings plans, Swift gets a new open-source project, and Golang turns 10.

  • 2019-11-07

    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.

  • 2019-11-06

    November 6th, 2019  |  2 mins 59 secs
    alert on install, arm64, daily linux podcast, developer funding, github number of users, improved assertion handling, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux headlines, linux news podcast, live kernel patching, microsoft, npm, nullish coalescing operator, one plus 3t, rhel81, sony xperia, typescript, ubports

    npm comes up with a reasonable way to fund future contributions; also the new RHEL release has a specific focus, UBports builds for 64bit, while GitHub and Microsoft have some big news to share.

  • 2019-11-05

    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.

  • 2019-11-04

    November 4th, 2019  |  3 mins
    daily linux podcast, elementary os flatpak, firefox notifications, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, linux headlines, linux news, martin wimpress, noobs, raspberry pi, raspberry pi 4 kernel bug

    elementary OS has beefed up its Flatpak support, Firefox's plan to save you some frustration, Canonical commits to the best Pi 4 experience and the Raspberry Pi Foundation has something for your stocking.