May 20th, 2020 | 2 mins 50 secs
.net framework, a cloud guru, ai, artificial intelligence, build, canonical, command line, community portal, compliance, compute, container, container management, daily linux podcast, docker, github, gpu, kde, linux academy, linux headlines, machine learning, maui, microsoft, oci, package manager, pam, pluggable authentication modules, progressive release, quality assurance, red hat, rhel, rollout, skopeo, slackware, snap, snapcraft, the tor project, tor, wayland, windows subsystem for linux, wsl, xamarin.forms
Microsoft's Build conference showcases a slew of Linux-related tech, Slackware adds PAM support, Red Hat's Skopeo hits 1.0, The Tor Project unveils a new community portal, and Canonical is developing a progressive release feature for Snapcraft.
May 15th, 2020 | 2 mins 33 secs
A Rust-based Node.js alternative is exciting developers while the language itself celebrates its fifth birthday, the Maui Project unveils its first stable toolkit, Mozilla rolls back Lockwise integration with operating system passwords, and Finnix lands its first new edition in five years.
May 11th, 2020 | 2 mins 45 secs
2011, a cloud guru, ad-blocking, advertisement, andy rubin, animation timing, blocklist, cname, daily linux podcast, desktop environment, dma protection, dns, eindhoven university of technology, email, essential, essential products, fde, full-disk encryption, intel, kde, kde frameworks, kernel, linux academy, linux headlines, mitigation, newton mail, physical access, pi-hole, pi-hole 5, plasma, security, self-hosted, third-party trackers, thunderbolt, tracker, tracker-blocking, vulnerability
Pi-hole version 5 brings many new features to the platform, Newton Mail escapes the death of Essential Products, more major Thunderbolt vulnerabilities surface, and KDE users on rolling-release distributions are experiencing some strange behavior.
April 24th, 2020 | 2 mins 59 secs
20.04, 5.4, a cloud guru, adobe premiere, blog, bug bounty, canonical, coronavirus, covid-19, daily linux podcast, developers, extended security maintenance, fedora, fedora workstation, feral interactive, final cut pro, fingerprint, fuzzing, gamemode, global health crisis, grub, intel, kde, kdenlive, kernel, lenovo, linux academy, linux headlines, lts, lubuntu, lxde, lxqt, matthew miller, mentor, mozilla, nightly, open source, opentimelineio, pixar, release, research, reskill, security, the linux foundation, thinkpad, ubuntu, video editing, wireguard, yaru, zfs, zsys
Ubuntu releases 20.04 LTS, Kdenlive picks up support for the OpenTimelineIO interchange format, Mozilla expands its community analysis program with a new blog, Lenovo and Fedora announce a partnership for pre-installation on some ThinkPads, and Intel gives a boost to The Linux Foundation's mentorship program.
April 20th, 2020 | 2 mins 47 secs
a cloud guru, android, apple, aptoide, breach, community, compromise, coronavirus, covid-19, daily linux podcast, debian, democracy, election, encrypted, facebook, funding, gaming, google, health crisis, individual donors, ios, jonathan carter, kde, layoffs, linux academy, linux headlines, live-streaming, password, project leader, salt, salting, sam hartman, security, tor, twitch, website, youtube, zdnet
Debian elects its new Project Leader, The Tor Project lays off over one-third of its staff, Facebook enters the live-streaming market, and Aptoide reports a major security breach.
April 17th, 2020 | 2 mins 56 secs
18.04, 4.15, 5.3, a cloud guru, amazon machine images, amazon web services, android, android 10, android 7, aws, canonical, custom rom, daily linux podcast, fork, gapps, google, google apps, grpc, java, jvm, kde, kernel, kotlin, kwin, kwinft, lineageos, linux academy, linux headlines, linux kernel, lts, martin flöser, nougat, oneplus, paranoid android, quartz, remote procedure call, rolling release, rom, roman gilg, ubuntu, valve, valve software, virtual machine, wayland, window manager, xiaomi
A KDE developer releases a drop-in replacement for KWin, Ubuntu shifts its kernel release to a rolling model for some AWS-hosted virtual machines, Google unveils a gRPC framework for Kotlin, and the Paranoid Android ROM returns with an Android 10 build.
April 8th, 2020 | 2 mins 55 secs
a cloud guru, azure, cloud, community engagement challenge, daily linux podcast, endless, foss, free software, gnome, kde, krustlet, kubernetes, linux academy, linux headlines, microsoft, mitchell baker, mozilla, open source, privacy, qt, rust, secure boot, tails, the gnome foundation, uefi, wasm, webassembly
The GNOME Foundation and Endless launch a new contest aimed at engaging young coders with FOSS, Tails 4.5 brings support for UEFI Secure Boot, the first release of Krustlet brings WebAssembly to Kubernetes, and Qt considers further limiting access to its releases.
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.
March 16th, 2020 | 2 mins 55 secs
Manjaro KDE is now the default OS on the Pinebook Pro, GitHub announces the acquisition of npm, Google has a new library aimed at simplifying infinite-width neural networks, and the winners of this year's Free Software Awards.
February 11th, 2020 | 2 mins 59 secs
a cloud guru, ai, cloudflare, daily linux podcast, dns over https, doh, elogind, ethical, ethics, firefox, hidpi, kde, linux academy, linux foundation, linux headlines, long term support, lts, mate, mozilla, nextdns, plasma, python, systemd, training, wayland
The MATE desktop reaches 1.24 with some major improvements, KDE releases its first LTS release in two years, The Linux Foundation focuses on ethics in its new training course, and Firefox 73 has a new provider for DNS over HTTPS.