July 31st, 2020 | 2 mins 54 secs
a cloud guru, archive, ark, boothole, bug bounty, bug smash initiative, centos, cloudflare, cold-start, daily linux podcast, firefox, grub, kde, linux academy, linux headlines, red hat enterprise linux, rhel, secure boot, security, startup time, the tor project, tor, ubuntu, uefi, unbootable, vulnerability, worker process, zero-day
Mitigating the BootHole vulnerability is proving difficult for several major Linux distributions, KDE's Ark tool issues a security advisory, Cloudflare reduces perceived delays in worker process startup time, and Tor brings back its Bug Smash Fund for a second year.
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.
June 3rd, 2020 | 2 mins 55 secs
Lenovo doubles down on Linux support, Firefox 77 arrives with better extension permission handling, the Tor Browser's latest release focuses on exposing features to users, Nextcloud Hub 19 includes security and collaboration improvements, and the Linux Professional Institute launches a new webzine.
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 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 20th, 2020 | 2 mins 47 secs
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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.
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 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.
March 13th, 2020 | 2 mins 59 secs
February 5th, 2020 | 2 mins 41 secs
a cloud guru, aws, centos, couchbase cloud, daily linux podcast, database-as-a-service, fedora, fosdem, google cloud platform, influxdata, influxdb, linux academy, linux headlines, nosql, rhel, termshark, tor, tshark
On-premises classics move to the cloud, why Tor is building its own packages, and a great update for a beloved command-line app.