Late Night Linux – Episode 117


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



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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.


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




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