May 18th, 2020 | 2 mins 41 secs
a cloud guru, audacity, audacity 2.4, audio, audio effects, bash, board, board of directors, bootiso, catalina, curl, daily linux podcast, elections, file manager, gplv3, iso, libcurl, linux academy, linux headlines, macos, mit, no-confidence, opensuse, python, python 3, spectral manipulation, sunflower project, survey, suse, vote
openSUSE board elections are still causing friction in its community, Audacity rolls back its 2.4 update, the curl project seeks participation in its annual survey, the bootiso Bash script hits version 4.0, and Sunflower lands its first release in four years.
May 1st, 2020 | 2 mins 59 secs
20.04, a cloud guru, ama, ask me anything, ben cotton, camera, cpython, daily linux podcast, fedora, firmware, flatpak, gnome, gnome 3.36, gpu, hybrid graphics, image sensor, java, linux academy, linux headlines, linux vendor firmware service, lvfs, macos, matthew miller, opensuse, opensuse leap, optimization, oracle, parse, parser, performance, pi 4, pop!_os, project leyden, python, python 3.9, raspberry pi, retropie, sony, static images, suse, system76, telegram, tiling, ubuntu, valve, virtual reality, vr
Pop!_OS 20.04 is out, the Raspberry Pi Foundation launches a camera add-on board, Java and Python are both planning some welcome changes, and Valve ends VR for macOS.
March 20th, 2020 | 2 mins 59 secs
32-bit, 64-bit, a cloud guru, blockchain, bug, cansecwest, conference, coronavirus, covid-19, ctf, daily linux podcast, debian, disease, embedded development, ethereum, folding@home, google, input validation, intel, linux academy, linux headlines, linux mint, lmde, macos, manfred paul, microcontroller, nvidia, pigweed, privilege escalation, protein, pwn2own, redrocket, research, science, security, trend micro, ubuntu, vancouver, virtualbox, vmware, vulnerability, windows, zero day initiative
Linux Mint Debian Edition version 4 is out, Google releases tools for embedded developers, a socially isolated Pwn2Own still manages to hack multiple targets, and GPU owners from around the world pitch in to fight the novel coronavirus.
March 19th, 2020 | 2 mins 55 secs
a cloud guru, browser, browser source plugin, chrome, cryptography, daily linux podcast, firefox, ftp, gaming, gaming on linux, gog, good old games, google, immutability, java, java 14, jdk, linux academy, linux headlines, macos, mozilla, obs, oracle, pattern matching, records, red hat, srt, streaming, type safety, vulkan, windows
Mozilla announces plans to remove FTP support from Firefox, the latest version of Oracle's Java Development Kit is out, and OBS Studio's latest release has some handy new source and capture features.
January 27th, 2020 | 2 mins 43 secs
a cloud guru, amd, chromebook, daily linux podcast, database, generated columns, kde, kunit, linus torvalds, linux, linux academy, linux gaming, linux headlines, linux-libre, linx 5.5, logitech g15, long term support, macos, navi, nvme, open source, plasma, psyonix, qt, rocket league, solus, sql, sqlite, squasfs, wake-on-voice, zstandard
Linux 5.5 arrives with support for the Raspberry Pi 4 among many other improvements, Solus and SQLite both see minor version bumps that pack a punch, and The Qt Company has a major update that is not sitting well with its community.
January 23rd, 2020 | 2 mins 48 secs
a cloud guru, android, app development, apple, css, daily linux podcast, dual-screen, epic games, gaming on linux, graphics programming, khronos group, linux, linux academy, linux gaming, linux headlines, macos, metal, microsoft, microsoft developer day, moltenvk, native application development, portability initiative, proton, psyonix, rocket league, sdk, steam, surface duo, vulkan, vulkan 1.2, windows 10x
Microsoft has big plans for a dual-screen future, Apple devices get a Vulkan update, and a popular game is losing Linux support.
December 11th, 2019 | 2 mins 44 secs
CodeWeavers brings new tricks to Wine, Google pushes Flutter for the desktop, and the Linux Foundation brings attention to a new tool.
October 18th, 2019 | 2 mins 56 secs
2013, 32-bit, 50, 50 years, android, anniversery, bell, bell labs, beta, brian kernighan, bsd, bug, bugs, c, c++, cedalo, container, crash, daily linux podcast, deprecation, docker, doug mcilroy, eclipse, exploit, fedora, fedora 31, fifty, fifty years, github, google, kernel, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, livestream, long term support, lts, macos, ndk, oci, open source, open-source, public license, raspberry pi, release, release date, sdk, security, software, streamsheets, unix, vulnerability, wi-fi, wifi, windows
Researchers discover a kernel bug that can crash Linux devices, Fedora 31's release date slips, Cedalo opens up its Streamsheets code, Google announces the Android NDK 21 beta, and Unix turns 50.
October 3rd, 2019 | 2 mins 40 secs
b-tree, chrome, daily linux podcast, database, foss, free software, google, https, jit, json, krita, libreoffice, linux academy, linux headlines, llvm, macos, mixed content, open source, open source funding, postgres, postgresql, security, sql, ssl, stored generated column, the document collective, the document foundation, tls, windows
PostgreSQL 12 is here with performance gains and more, Google plans to phase out mixed security content in Chrome, and a new funding source for The Document Foundation.