July 15th, 2014 | 1 hr 15 mins
We chat about our time with the new Plasma 5 desktop from KDE, then we discuss the poor state of Linux news & what the real solution is that has major ramifications for the community.
Plus a Command Line challenge update & our big plans for next week!
July 8th, 2014 | 1 hr 19 mins
We chat with Jos Poortvliet about the future of KDE, Plasma 5 Desktop, then review a KDE distribution with a direction: KaOS.
Plus: The great news for the Blender project, our OSCON plans and much more!
July 1st, 2014 | 37 mins 8 secs
We come clean on our struggle with loving every Linux desktop, until we start up the hate. We discuss huge news for CoreOS & take a closer look at OwnCloud 7s server-to-server syncing.
Plus troubleshooting KDE sound problems & a new community initiative!
June 24th, 2014 | 54 mins 2 secs
We’ve got another round of great exclusive interviews from the floor of SouthEast LinuxFest 2014.
Find out why Slackware is still going strong, the BSD kindness brigade & more!
June 17th, 2014 | 24 mins 46 secs
Chris shares his experience with triple booting Firefox OS, Ubuntu Touch and Android on his Nexus 5 and the surprising results.
Plus some grounded feedback and much more!
June 10th, 2014 | 46 mins 38 secs
The founder of Bedrock Linux joins us to discuss their ambitious distribution that lets you utilize the userland of all your favorite distributions at once
Plus Alienware slaps Linux users in the face with a dead fish, your feedback, and more!
June 3rd, 2014 | 1 hr 3 mins
We’ll take a look at the new features of Linux Mint 17, and discuss the new Cinnamon release. Then we’ll debate if distro derivatives are a bad thing.
Plus: Is Red Hat too over controlling of Gnome? Candidates for the Gnome Foundation’s board think so.
May 27th, 2014 | 1 hr 2 mins
Liam from Gaming on Linux joins us to discuss the Witcher 2 port fiasco, and why Linux’s reputation as a gaming platform could be on the line.
Plus a heated Manjaro discussion, your feedback, and a BIG announcement!
May 20th, 2014 | 1 hr 27 secs
Is this the year of Arch? We dig through the results from our listener survey, compare our audience’s answers with another recent large survey and find some surprising results.
Plus how the “Power Linux User” is underrepresented by developer attention!
May 13th, 2014 | 51 mins 8 secs
We chat with two of the LXQt developers, and find out what’s behind this major undertaking. Then we discuss our favorite packages for a Linux home server, and the brand new Ubuntu Orange cluster box.
Plus your feedback, our follow up, and much more!
May 6th, 2014 | 55 mins 59 secs
Ubuntu will be rolling out their first generation Qt based desktop environment, Mir, Wayland and X11 are competing, and developers are crying fragmentation.
But how would we shape the future if we could wave a magic wand? And is fragmentation a problem?
April 29th, 2014 | 47 mins 38 secs
We had a chance to chat with folks from Firefox, the EFF, SUSE, and more. Plus we discuss the real benefits to Linux conventions like LinuxFest Northwest.
April 22nd, 2014 | 49 mins 48 secs
We discuss the pros & cons of Client Side Decorations and their potential issues.
Plus our thoughts on the best password managers, your follow up and more!
April 15th, 2014 | 56 mins 27 secs
Are boutique distributions a bag of hurt for new users?
We love a good underdog, but sometimes our excitement gets the best of us and we recommend something that’s not appropriate for a switcher to land on.
April 8th, 2014 | 1 hr 10 mins
XP support ends today and we’ll celebrate the occasion by debating what prevents technical users switching to Linux, address some common myths, and set a course for our new howto show.
April 1st, 2014 | 1 hr 7 mins
We debate the validity of recent anti-Linux comments made on a Leo Laporte's nationally syndicated “Tech Guy” radio show, and the more subtle and larger “built-in bias” many in the tech community still hold towards Linux.