April 21st, 2015 | 1 hr 15 mins
Manufactures claim software integrated with hardware means the end user never truly owns the device, and simply owns a license to use it. Plus MacBook Linux woes, the quick look at the ThinkPad Yoga 3 running Linux, the biggest systemd myth busted & more!
April 14th, 2015 | 1 hr 34 mins
Our discussion of Linux filesystems goes in depth. Plus a few corrections from last week & some follow up. We also look at the release of Linux 4.0, some of the more humorous press coverage it's received & the “big feature” Linus could care less about.
April 7th, 2015 | 1 hr 31 mins
After yet another gotcha takes down a critical Linux workstation, is it officially time to consider avoiding btrfs when it matters?
Plus what happened to the Evolve OS project & why they are now called Solus.
March 31st, 2015 | 1 hr 16 mins
The proprietor of Evolve OS stops by to discuss what makes Evolve OS a unique Linux desktop & the challenges smaller projects face. Plus a look at tiny powerful Linux gadget that we think might be worth backing, a debate about “the look” of apps & more!
March 24th, 2015 | 1 hr 13 mins
Will Secure Boot hamper boutique Linux distributions and hurt desktop Linux innovation? Our panel debates. Also getting started with Linux the right way.
Plus a recap of the first ever Kansas Linux Fest, our errata, your feedback & more!
March 17th, 2015 | 1 hr 10 mins
We get the scoop on how Ubuntu Touch plans to tackle Android’s market share & the challenges involved in moving some of our favorite apps.
Plus what makes the perfect laptop for our crew, why the future of Btrfs looks very bright & an Ubuntu MATE Update.
March 10th, 2015 | 1 hr 18 mins
Ozon OS promises to make Fedora approachable for the rest of us, Ubuntu makes the switch to systemd & then we’ll debate the likely effectiveness of the new Linux Kernel development “Code of Conflict”.
Plus feedback, story updates & more!
March 3rd, 2015 | 1 hr 42 mins
We round out our SCALE13x coverage with a few more exclusive interviews, then get an update on the fast growing Ubuntu MATE project.
Plus a look back at Gnome 1.0’s release, Firefox OS on a pocket watch, the great wearable debate & much more!
February 24th, 2015 | 1 hr 27 mins
Join us as we peer into the past and revisit some big topics!
February 17th, 2015 | 1 hr 5 mins
One of the core developers of Arch Linux ARM joins us to chat about this rapidly developing platform, how Arch is used in ARM deployments & more. Plus an update on Ubuntu Phone & the first fully sandboxed portable Linux desktop app is demoed this weekQ
February 10th, 2015 | 1 hr 15 mins
The first Ubuntu phone goes on sale tomorrow & we ask the interesting questions. The details on the launch of the phone, some of the great apps & what’s still missing.
Plus the new Raspberry Pi hates being flashed & we read a quick batch of great emails.
February 3rd, 2015 | 1 hr 5 mins
FOSDEM just wrapped up, where thousands of developers & enthusiasts of free & open source software gather to talk all things Linux.
Plus we drool over the new Raspberry Pi 2 & ask if B+ buyers got a little screwed.
January 27th, 2015 | 1 hr 2 mins
A new browser called Vivaldi is on the scene with Linux support out of the box. Our virtual lug makes the case why it might be worth giving a try!
Plus a quick Linux laptop update, a surprise for Matt, your feedback & more!
January 20th, 2015 | 59 mins 4 secs
Christian Hergert, creator of Gnome Builder joins to discuss his projects funding campaign. Ubuntu announces their Internet of Things OS, we’re a bit skeptical. Plus Linus takes a firm stance on public disclosure of vulnerabilities & Kernel documentation.
January 13th, 2015 | 1 hr 11 mins
It’s a new year & a new round of Linux bashing. But are some of the criticism corrects? Can we handle a little tough love as a community for the collective good? We debate.
Plus 4 new Linux distress to watch in 2015, a MATE love story & an Arch victory
January 6th, 2015 | 1 hr 11 mins
During a recent passionate speech Richard Stallman said users of proprietary software are victims, we’ll debate of that’s true & play other clips from his speech.
Then we’ll look at the recent exodus of Mac developers, the pants debt comes due & more!