August 5th, 2020 | 2 mins 48 secs
a cloud guru, bitmap editor, bsd, certification, coronavirus, cov-sars-2, covid-19, daily linux podcast, digital signing, encryption, enterprise, fedora, file lock, google, gpu acceleration, invigilator, libreoffice, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, mac, mono, open document, openshift, owncloud, paint.net, pinta, rebranding, red hat, red hat certified engineer, red hat certified specialist, red hat system administrator, rhce, rhcs, rhsa, skia, sync, sync engine, testing environment, the document foundation, vulkan, windows
LibreOffice 7 dodges its rebranding controversy, the Pinta bitmap editor sees its first new version in 5 years, Red Hat accommodates certification seekers with new pandemic-friendly rules, and ownCloud 10.5 brings background sync changes to the platform.
August 3rd, 2020 | 2 mins 59 secs
32-bit, 5.8, a cloud guru, aarch64, amd, arm-64, bunsenlabs, chromebook, daily linux podcast, debian, federated, fediverse, google, hackerone, ibm, jgmenu, kernel, lightweight distribution, linux, linux academy, linux foundation, linux headlines, lithium, mastodon, microsoft, multimedia, open source security foundation, openbox, papirus, power10, red hat, social media, tint2, trusted memory zone, zen
Linux kernel 5.8 is out, BunsenLabs rebases to Debian 10 "Buster," Mastodon releases version 3.2 with multimedia enhancements, and The Linux Foundation forms the Open Source Security Foundation.
July 29th, 2020 | 2 mins 55 secs
a cloud guru, ar, augmented reality, blender, chart, daily linux podcast, eye tracking, facebook, forms, funding, google, gpu, hand tracking, khronos, lineage, lineageos, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, memory profiler, microsoft, mixed precision training, nano, nextcloud, nvidia, oculus, openxr, pytorch, raspberry pi, sbc, single-board computer, sponsor, standard-conformant, survey, tensor core, text editor, the khronos group, user submission, virtual reality, vr, vulkan, windows, xda developers
The first standard-conformant implementations for OpenXR are finally shipping, LineageOS 17.1 has an unsupported build for the Raspberry Pi, Nextcloud gains a Forms feature, nano version 5 brings new features to the venerable text editor, Facebook releases PyTorch version 1.6, and Microsoft backs the Blender Foundation.
July 6th, 2020 | 2 mins 39 secs
a cloud guru, ama, android, android 11, ask me anything, bandcamp, blacklist, community project, daily linux podcast, development team, efabless, fabrication, financial support, funding, google, inclusive language, kernel, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, master, media player, mosfet, music, music player, open silicon, process node, programming, psf, python, python software foundation, reddit, silicon, skywater, slave, spotify, synchronization, tauon music box, transcode, working group
The Linux kernel considers adopting inclusive language, Google backs the open silicon community, Tauon Music Box version 6 is out, the Android development team is hosting an AMA, and the Python Software Foundation is launching a working group to help projects obtain funding.
June 24th, 2020 | 2 mins 50 secs
20.04, a cloud guru, advanced threat protection, android, antivirus, api, atp, chat, communication, crowpi2, daily linux podcast, defender, dell, developer, education, entertainment, funding, instant messaging, jcl, kickstarter, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, long-term support, lts, mac, mainframe, matrix, microsoft, modular, new vector, omp, open mainframe project, programming, python, raspberry pi, raspberry pi os, rebrand, release, riot, scratch, steam, stem, ubuntu, visual studio code, vs code, windows, xps 13, z/os, zowe
The Open Mainframe Project announces the first LTS release of Zowe, Microsoft's Defender Advanced Threat Detection is now available for Linux, New Vector plans to rebrand several of its products, and a new Raspberry Pi powered laptop has been funded.
June 22nd, 2020 | 2 mins 38 secs
64-bit, a cloud guru, airdrop, android, arm, broadcasting board of governors, certbot, chrome, compilation, compiler, congress, cross-platform, daily linux podcast, darwin, driver, free pascal, funding, google, gpu, graphics driver, khronos group, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, lobbying, mac, nearby sharing, nvidia, open source, open technology fund, otf, quake iii arena, radio free europe, raspberry pi, tor, us agency for global media, voice of america, vulkan, windows
Older Raspberry Pis receive a near-compatible Vulkan driver, Google's upcoming Nearby Sharing may include cross-platform functionality, Free Pascal adds more target architectures with its latest compiler release, and open source projects band together to lobby the US Congress.
May 6th, 2020 | 2 mins 59 secs
a cloud guru, audio worklets, azure sphere iot, containers, credentials, daily linux podcast, data analysis, edge computing, fedora elections, firefox 76, ibm, identity management, jetbrains, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, lockwise, mastercard, microsoft, mozilla, password manager, picture-in-picture, privacy, python, security, security keys, software development, tails, the linux foundation, tor, trust, trust over ip foundation, two-factor, video chat, vulnerabilities, web development
Firefox 76 arrives with improvements to its built-in password manager and picture-in-picture support, The Linux Foundation launches a new effort to build a common global trust framework, Microsoft seeks security stress-testing for its Linux-powered IoT platform, and nominations open for the latest round of Fedora elections.
April 15th, 2020 | 2 mins 52 secs
a cloud guru, apple, bug bounty, cobol, community bridge, daily linux podcast, diversity, el capitan, encryption, ibm, inkscape, inkscape 1.0, kvm, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, linuxone, mac os, mainframe, mentorship, open mainframe project, open source funding, os x, red hat, reliability, secure execution for linux, security, suse, the linux foundation, ubuntu, virtualization, vs code, vulnerability scanning, z15
IBM unveils two new Linux-ready mainframe platforms, Inkscape is looking for testers ahead of its 1.0 release, and the Open Mainframe Project is helping reskill out-of-work developers to tackle the needs of legacy systems.
April 9th, 2020 | 2 mins 40 secs
a cloud guru, aws, compose, containers, daily linux podcast, docker, docker compose, exfat, file explorer, filesystems, finos, fintech, fintech open source foundation, gabriele columbro, kubernetes, linux, linux 5.7, linux academy, linux headlines, microsoft, open source, qt, samsung, the linux foundation, the qt company, windows, windows 10, windows subsystem for linux, wsl
The Fintech Open Source Foundation is joining The Linux Foundation, Samsung releases user-space exFAT tools for Linux, Docker Compose is getting a formal specification with the help of a new open source community, and the latest Windows 10 Insider Preview includes File Explorer integration in the Windows Subsystem for Linux.
April 7th, 2020 | 2 mins 57 secs
a cloud guru, alibaba, applatix, argo, browser wars, chrome, cloud native computing foundation, cncf, cryptography, daily linux podcast, development, edge, embedded systems, firefox, flatpak, google, google chrome, integrity policy enforcement, k8s, kernel, kubernetes, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, linux security module, microkernel, microsoft, microsoft edge, mime, mozilla, netmarketshare, patch, patchset, rfc, sap, secure microkernel, security, sel4, the linux foundation, web browser, web crypto api
Microsoft proposes a new Linux kernel security mechanism, Firefox 75 rolls out significant changes, the Cloud Native Computing Foundation adopts Argo, and The Linux Foundation aims to boost adoption of the seL4 secure microkernel.