April 27th, 2020 | 2 mins 44 secs
a cloud guru, bsd license, c++, clang, clear linux, cloud, daily linux podcast, desktop, documenation, gnome, go, golang, kernel language, licensing, linux academy, linux headlines, open computing language, opencl, rust, server, the khronos group, void, void linux, xbps
The Khronos Group rebases its OpenCL specification to an older version, Golang and Rust both remain popular despite some shortcomings, Intel refocuses Clear Linux for server and cloud usage, and the founder of Void Linux walks away for the second time.
March 25th, 2020 | 2 mins 56 secs
a cloud guru, apple, c, c++, clang, cloudflare, compilers, cryptocurrency, daily linux podcast, developer experience, encryption, ibm, ico, ios, kde, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, llvm, luks, mainframe, marco martin, mycroft, package management, plasma bigscreen, programming, raspberry pi 4, risc-v, sec, smart tv, speech-to-text, swift, telegram, webassembly, z-series
LLVM 10 arrives with improvements for RISC-V and WebAssembly, the latest version of Swift improves package management and focuses on developer productivity, Cloudflare makes some impressive performance upgrades to Linux disk encryption performance, and Plasma Bigscreen aims to provide a voice-controlled smart TV interface powered by KDE and Mycroft.
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.
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.