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 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 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.
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.
April 1st, 2020 | 2 mins 56 secs
a cloud guru, amazon, amazon web services, analytics, aws, azure, blog, canonical, cloud, clustering, cms, coil, compliance, content management system, coronavirus, covid-19, daily linux podcast, database, devops, firefox, gcp, google, google cloud platform, high-availability, hosted services, k8s, kubernetes, linux academy, linux headlines, managed apps, mariadb, microsoft, mixed-reality, monetization, mozilla, open source support program, personal data exports, platform x4, public cloud, skysql, social media, solutions fund, wordpress
Canonical and MariaDB both enter the managed apps market, the WordPress 5.4 release expands its block-based editor, and Mozilla partners with another online monetization company while putting up cash in the fight against COVID-19.
March 24th, 2020 | 2 mins 51 secs
Mozilla partners with Scroll for a premium ad-free browsing experience, Tor and Tails release key security fixes, Magisk 20.4 launches with MagiskHide disabled by default, and Python is looking for user feedback to improve pip.
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.
March 12th, 2020 | 2 mins 44 secs
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Mozilla and KaiOS join forces to bring a modern browser engine to the feature phone platform, GCC 9.3 has arrived with mitigations for Intel's LVI vulnerability, and Nextcloud's latest numbers show healthy growth and continued profitability.
March 10th, 2020 | 2 mins 54 secs
a cloud guru, apache spark, browser, cloud, compute cloud, compute engine, daily linux podcast, facebook, firefox, flatpak, git, google, hipaa, ibm, internet of things, iot, jupyter, jupyter notebooks, jupyterlab, kubernetes, linux academy, linux headlines, machine images, medical, mozilla, openshift, palo alto networks, security, tls, virtual machine, vm, windows 7, windows xp
Mozilla removes support for older versions of TLS in Firefox 74, Google launches a facility for managing machine images on Compute Engine, IBM's Elyra brings new tools to Jupyter Notebooks, and Palo Alto Networks issues a dire report on the state of IoT security.
February 18th, 2020 | 2 mins 56 secs
100 best companies to work for, a cloud guru, amazon web services, aws, cloud, cloud migration, cyber-security, cybersecurity, daily linux podcast, dart, education, firefox, fortune, hybrid cloud, iot, kotlin, learning, linux, linux academy, linux headlines, mozilla, o'reilly, python, red hat, ruby, rust, swift, the state of open source, trends, webthings
Red Hat moves up Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For list, Mozilla releases significant changes to its WebThings Gateway, and O'Reilly publishes analytics for its online learning platform.