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Late Night Linux – Episode 121

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We go through a load of your feedback about Auacity’s new file format and UI toolkit, hacking a Firestick, Google search, the future of Fedora, and more. Plus Joe gives up on KDE.

We mentioned Launcher Manager.

 

Admin

The next Late Night Linux community mumble get-together date will be on Friday 23th April at 10pm UK time. Details here. Check out Late Night Linux Extra 19 and send in more non-Linux questions for us.

Check out the Conversations in Code podcast.

 

 

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Linode

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Late Night Linux – Episode 120

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Signal disappoints with crypto nonsense, Google finally triumphs over Oracle, Nvidia helps out Mozilla’s voice project, the EFF helps you find out if you’re part of Chrome’s latest experiment, KDE Korner, and more.

 

News

Signal is testing a payments feature that lets you send cryptocurrency to friends

WTF: Signal Adds Cryptocurrency Support

Signal finally updates public server code after months of silence

US Government Sues Decentralized Content Platform LBRY Over $11M in Token Sales

Over a decade on, and millions in legal fees, Supreme Court rules for Google over Oracle in Java API legal war

LineageOS 18.1 based on Android 11 is here for nearly 60 devices

Mozilla partners with NVIDIA to democratize and diversify voice technology

Mozilla winds down DeepSpeech development, announces grant program

Reflections on One Year as the CEO of Mozilla

Am I FLoCed? A New Site to Test Google’s Invasive Experiment

Bad Voltage 3×26: Luminiferous Aether

popey to leave Canonical

 

Admin

The next Late Night Linux community mumble get-together date will be on Friday 23th April at 10pm UK time. Details here. Check out Late Night Linux Extra 19 and send in more non-Linux questions for us.

Graham was on Linux Unplugged 400 talking about brewing beer with Linux.

 

KDE Korner

Announcing KDE’s Qt 5 Patch Collection

SoK: Improving Kirigami Docs

KHamburgerMenu

 

 

 

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Linode

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Entroware

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Late Night Linux Extra – Episode 19

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Joe is joined by Sean Davis to discuss the his shift from Xfce develpment towards elementary OS, and then we find out that Félim has a lot more tech superstitions than he thought. There is some bad language in this episode.

 

 

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Late Night Linux – Episode 119

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The lengths that we’ve all been to for a smooth home media setup, your feedback about SUSE and NFTs, and we hear from some actual young people who use Linux.

 

Home media setups

MythTV, Pis, x86 boxes, and grown-up solutions like the Firestick

How to Stream Netflix, Disney Plus, and more on raspberry pi 4 widevine

 

Admin

The next mumble get-together date will be on Friday 9th April at 10pm UK time. Details here. Check out Late Night Linux Extra 18

Check out Joe’s albums

 

Feedback

Follow-up on getting young people into FOSS, more on why we don’t use DuckDuckGo, we hear from loads of SUSE users, and a potential use for NFTs.

Will mentioned the openSUSE Virtual Conference 2021.

 

 

 

CBT Nuggets

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Linode

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Late Night Linux – Episode 118

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Stallman is back and ruffling feathers, PHP moves to GitHub, AMP might be on its way out, Audacity’s latest update gives us pause, Fairphone delivers an unlikely update, online events, and more.

 

News

Free Software Foundation urged to free itself of Richard Stallman by hundreds of developers and techies

Announcement video

An open letter to remove Richard M. Stallman from all leadership positions

An open letter in support of RMS

PHP repository moved to GitHub after malicious code inserted under creator Rasmus Lerdorf’s name

Audacity 3.0.0 Released

The End of AMP

Fairphone suggests Qualcomm is the biggest barrier to long-term Android support

Ubuntu Touch OTA-16 Release

Ubuntu 21.04 Testing Week

elementary Developer Weekend

 

Admin

The next mumble get-together date will be on Friday 9th April at 10pm UK time. Details here. Check out Late Night Linux Extra 18

 

KDE Korner

KDE Dev Tries Gnome 40

Kall kFor PapersK : Akademy

QT6 is gettin’ going

 

 

Linode

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Late Night Linux Extra – Episode 18

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The importance of open source vs open standards, and the best way to move beyond the Linux desktop into servers and headless boxes.

Keep an eye on this page for details of the next community meetup.

 

 

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Late Night Linux – Episode 117

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What’s changed about Linux and FOSS in the last crazy year, a new private search engine on the horizon, and your feedback about all sorts.

 

A new hope for search?

Brave buys a search engine, promises no tracking, no profiling – and may even offer a paid-for, no-ad version

 

Admin

The next mumble get-together date will be on Friday 26th March at 10pm UK time. Details here.

 

A year on from The Event

Almost a year to the day since the UK went into its first lockdown we discuss what this last crazy 12 months has changed about Linux, FOSS, open standards, and privacy.

 

Feedback
Follow-up on the Framework laptop, KDE offline updates, GNOME’s popularity, getting kids into FOSS, and more.

 

 

Linode

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Late Night Linux – Episode 116

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Graham tries to argue that NFTs are sometimes good, SUSE prepares IPO, Canonical gets friendly with Google, Konvergence in KDE Korner, and more.

 

News

Steam Link now available on Linux

SUSE prepares for multi-billion Euro IPO

Canonical Makes Flutter ‘Default Choice’ for Future Desktop Apps

NASA Mars helicopter lead on Linux Unplugged

 

Admin

The next mumble get-together date will be on Friday 26th March at 10pm UK time. Details here. Check out Late Night Linux Extra 17.

 

NFTs

Non-fungible tokens: a passing fad, a serious investment opportunity, or a dystopian nightmare?

NFTs, explained: what they are, and why they’re suddenly worth millions

Stop this digital ownership madness. NFTs are bullshit. And the stupid makes me angry

The explosive (and inclusive) potential of NFTs in the creative world

Jack’s first tweet is for sale

The climate controversy swirling around NFTs

 

KDE Korner

Elisa on the desktop and the phone… you could say… konvergence

Save and load plasma config Nico Love Video Series

Frameworks 5.80 is out

 

 

Linode

Simplify your cloud infrastructure with Linode’s Linux virtual machines and develop, deploy, and scale your modern applications faster and more easily. Go to linode.com/latenightlinux and get started with $100 credit.

 

Datadog

This episode is sponsored by Datadog – the unified monitoring and analytics platform for comprehensive visibility into cloud, hybrid, and multi-cloud environments. Start your Datadog trial today by visiting datadog.com/latenightlinux, create one dashboard, and you’ll get a free Datadog t-shirt.

 

Entroware

This episode is sponsored by Entroware. They are a UK-based company who sells computers with Ubuntu and Ubuntu MATE preinstalled. They have configurable laptops, desktops and servers to suit a wide range of Linux users. Check them out and don’t forget to mention us at checkout if you buy one of their great machines.

 

 

 

 

 

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Late Night Linux Extra – Episode 17

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How do we get the next generation of kids into Linux and FOSS? A question we tried to answer in this recording from a community meetup.

 

The next mumble get-together date will be on Friday 26th March at 10pm UK time. Details here.

 

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Late Night Linux – Episode 115

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Why so many distros ship GNOME by default, a retro OS on modern hardware, Mint’s update woes, your feedback, and more.

 

RISC OS with the Pi 400

Will has a new Raspberry Pi 400 and has been trying out RISC OS.

 

Mint’s update problem

Update your computer!

Vague update

 

Admin

Join the community mumble get-together on Thursday 11th March 2021 at 10pm UK time. Details here. Check out the latest recording on LNL Extra.

 

Feedback

Follow-up on messaging including Pidgin plugins, why GNOME is such a popular choice for distros, email on Android, and a possible reason for slow Xubuntu shutdowns.

 

 

 

Linode

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