An open show powered by community LINUX Unplugged takes the best attributes of open collaboration and turns it into a weekly show about Linux.
September 12th, 2017 | 1 hr 35 mins
Audit your network with a couple of easy commands on Kali Linux. Chris decides to blow off a little steam by attacking his IoT devices, Wes has the scope on Equifax blaming open source & the Beard just saved the show. It’s a really packed episode!
September 5th, 2017 | 1 hr 14 mins
Gnome is about to solve one of our biggest Wayland’s concerns, but we're worried about the future. Plus we chat with Wimpy about the Ubuntu Rally in NYC & more!
August 29th, 2017 | 1 hr 26 mins
We reflect on the communities appetites for another GNU/Linux phone fundraiser & pontificate if the Librem 5 might be our last hope. Plus a live unboxing of some new shiny surprise hardware.
We also cover additional options for offsite backup & more!
August 22nd, 2017 | 1 hr 37 mins
We get fired up about the bigger message behind Ubuntu’s new fork, debate Mozilla’s plans to collect data on Firefox users & come up with solutions for Linux users fleeing from CrashPlan. Plus a geeky project so cool it might consume your life & more!
August 15th, 2017 | 1 hr 15 mins
A new version of Solus is out and Ikey joins us to chat about whats new, building in Snap support & more. Wimpy sets us straight about confinement & we have some follow up on Slackware.
Plus some great app picks, community news, Gnome’s birthday & more!
August 8th, 2017 | 1 hr 24 mins
We conclude our Slackware challenge & share the lessons and results.
Plus why you really need to give Firefox another try, easy sandboxing of any Linux app, GTK4’s blockers, the official anti-systemd resource... And we announce another meetup!
August 1st, 2017 | 1 hr 38 mins
We get philosophical about open source’s most modern problem & debate where we draw our own personal “Stallman Line”.
Plus a we discuss today’s big Bitcoin fork, Mozilla’s new Firefox experiments, Krita’s woes, Gnome’s moves & the Slackware Challenge.
July 25th, 2017 | 1 hr 36 mins
We get down to distros in today’s episode. Distro news, modular distros, some reviews & major new developments.
Plus Chris talks about leaving Arch and returning to his distro-hopping roots & the major news that broke today.
July 18th, 2017 | 1 hr 43 mins
Wes, in true TechSNAP style, highlights a few complicated ideas explained well, then it's on to updates from a few of our favorite projects, including some exciting news for WireGuard & a great collection of new stuff from around the internet & more!
July 11th, 2017 | 1 hr 4 mins
Fedora 26 is here & so is Matthew Miller to chat about the new release, big future projects, important changes to Rawhide & openSUSE’s openQA.
Plus our hands on experience with the new release, the ultimate upgrade test results & more!
July 4th, 2017 | 1 hr 42 mins
TUXEDO Computers & System76 have announced their own Linux distros, plus OutlawCountry, BFQ scheduler, XDA Forum is going to give Phoronix competition & more!
June 27th, 2017 | 1 hr 13 mins
Ubuntu’s skunkworks project, Mir, might be back with a vengeance to save the Linux desktop. Or at least prove quite useful for MATE.
Plus one of the most well built Linux PC’s ever tested, the Dell Precision 5720 with Ubuntu gets tested in the lab.
June 20th, 2017 | 1 hr 18 mins
Michael Hall from Endless joins us to discuss his new role, Endless’ involvement with Gnome & the unique approach of EndlessOS. Plus Fedora shares some future plans & we try to grok casync, Lennart Poettering’s project for distributing file system images.
June 13th, 2017 | 1 hr 27 mins
Desktop Linux is about to get a lot more competitive, one of its recent biggest disruptors is going full time.
Plus A dive into Fedora 26 beta, the security of Cockpit, Ubuntu Gnome survey results & opening some Windows gaming tech to all of us.
June 6th, 2017 | 1 hr 10 mins
Alook at the next release of Gnome 3, special features we’re looking forward to & new extensions that make Gnome even better.
Then Google’s solution to old Linux kernel’s in Android, differences between Chrome & Chromium, a Plasma desktop feature & more!
May 30th, 2017 | 1 hr 28 mins
Why the big Samba vulnerability is no WannaCry, Wimpy gives us his take on e-gpus under Linux, our first take on Plasma 5.10 & a tool that will finally get you to use Docker!