An open show powered by community LINUX Unplugged takes the best attributes of open collaboration and turns it into a weekly show about Linux.
November 19th, 2013 | 1 hr 6 mins
Our frank advice for switches to Linux. Despite what what the advocates would have you believe, there are some important consideration a potential Linux switcher should make. Our team of silverback Linux users shares their tips after years of using Linux.
November 12th, 2013 | 1 hr 35 secs
This week we’ll use the lens of some recent technical meltdowns to discuss this age old struggle of pragmatism vs idealism.
November 5th, 2013 | 59 mins 40 secs
What is the Dark Mail Alliance? We’ll dig into how it’s more of a protocol, and a hope than an actual product. Now the time to replace email we’ll explain how you can help get the concept kickstarted.
October 29th, 2013 | 1 hr 6 mins
Upstart or systemd which will Debian choose? We’ll discuss the inherent benefits and disadvantages of both, and the larger ramification Debian’s decision will have on the Linux ecosystem.
October 22nd, 2013 | 1 hr 7 mins
The recent outburst from Linus Torvalds and Mark Shuttleworth have put the poor state of Linux news coverage into sharp focus. The media’s attention to the cult of personalities damages the Linux community.
October 15th, 2013 | 53 mins 50 secs
What does a post Ubuntu world look like, which distro would rise to the top? Our specially crafted team of armed and dangerous Linux users weigh in.
PLUS: Rise up against your bearded distro gatekeepers!
October 8th, 2013 | 1 hr 21 mins
With their focus on mobile, and a rather lackluster release around the corner, we debate if Ubuntu’s switch to Unity is costing them now.
October 1st, 2013 | 1 hr 8 mins
Should Linux users be anti-cloud? Why do so many of us feel guilty for using the”cloud”?
This week will dig into this conundrum and maybe even solve this more and more complex question.
September 24th, 2013 | 1 hr 8 mins
Valve has announced SteamOS, and we have our analysis of how this will impact the Linux ecosystem at large, the challenge Valve faces, and the reasons Valve is the right company to pull this effort off.
September 17th, 2013 | 1 hr 13 mins
Is that exploit in your pocket? This week we'll ask if Android is Stallman's worst nightmare, making Tivo look like a quaint abuser of Linux. And how Linux is poised to push past it's current limitations over the next few years.
September 10th, 2013 | 1 hr 8 mins
We break down what has Linus so upset, and the Internet in an NSA induced fever. Plus GOG makes a public statement about Linux that has us scratching our heads, and your feedback.
September 3rd, 2013 | 1 hr 22 mins
We crunch the Steam and Ubuntu Software Center numbers and we have to ask: Are Linux users cheap? Or is the answer more complex than that?
August 26th, 2013 | 1 hr 14 mins
After rebuilding his KDE desktop better and stronger than before, Chris and Matt dig into what really seems to be troubling the Gnome project, what really makes a desktop easy to use, and if the Ubuntu Edge campaign was a sophisticated PR stunt.
August 19th, 2013 | 1 hr 4 mins
As the final hours countdown we chat about the fate of the Ubuntu Edge camping and debate with our live callers about the bigger picture.
Plus our thoughts on the new KDE release, Steam, and a few more thoughts on elementary OS.
August 12th, 2013 | 1 hr 11 mins
Does the Linux community lean on the age old excuse of choice, to brush of the real limitations of desktop Linux environments? We debate that, and then discuss the growing reasons to roll your own email server.