Taking Linux To Heart | LAS 452 Jan. 16, 2017
We get a first hand take on how Linux & Open Source could be revolutionizing the backend of healthcare. Plus a look at the ZeroPhone, Dell’s new Linux hardware, we ask you some questions & answer a few of yours.
Mac's Exodus of 2017 | LAS 451 Jan. 9, 2017
What’s happening in 2017, before it happens. It’s our annual predictions episode, Chris & Noah surprise each other with their futurecasting. Plus why Ubuntu Phone is going on a hiatus of sorts, Neon puts KDE in a Container & much more!
Winter Solus Review | LAS 450 Jan. 2, 2017
Solus might just be the distribution to watch in 2017. Every intention & tweak coming together to create something unique. Noah & Chris take two very different views of this up & coming distro. Plus the big news of the week, picks, emails & more!
Forward Momentum | LAS 449 Dec. 25, 2016
While the guys are away on holiday, we take a look back and see just how much Linux has progressed into new areas over the course of 2016 & where it may have stumbled a bit. Get settled in with your eggnog & hot cocoa because it's gonna be a ...
High on NextCloud | LAS 448 Dec. 19, 2016
We chat with Joss from NextCloud about two factor, crazy performance improvements, the OwnCloud hangover, setting up your ultimate Dropbox and Google Docs replacements & more!
Linux Light Show | LAS 447 Dec. 12, 2016
It’s a holiday miracle, a fully computer controlled automated light display without the cloud. It’s also a great excuse to troll Chris about Linux video editing. Plus news, picks & more!
Distro Engagement | LAS 446 Dec. 5, 2016
How do you pick the best Linux distribution? This week we reflect on one of the most critical questions before you switch to Linux. Plus Canonical says they’re taking a stand against unofficial Ubuntu images, a Mycroft update & your Linux questions!
Hats Off to Wayland | LAS 445 Nov. 28, 2016
Fedora 25 ships with Wayland by default, the latest Gnome & the promise of upgradeability. We test upgrade a Fedora 24, third party repos & history. We capture and share the failures and successes. Plus the bigger problems the Tor phone raises & more!
This Old Linux RV | LAS 444 Nov. 21, 2016
Linux server installs sometimes don’t go as planned. We take you through the hardware modifications we made to install Chris’ new NAS in Lady Jupiter (his RV). Plus are we faking it about Microsoft joining the Linux Foundation?
Qnap's Thick NAS | LAS 443 Nov. 13, 2016
Chris gets a big surprise when he learns the features of the QNAP NAS review unit. Plus is Linux really seeing a wave of MacBook switchers? The future of Vulkan and VR under Linux, solving IoT’s security woes & more!
Noah Switches to Arch | LAS 442 Nov. 7, 2016
Ubuntu fails Noah during a critical moment & it’s the final straw. Noah takes us along as he switches his systems over to Arch. Plus why you might want to think twice about LessPass & is the $4 Linux computer legit?
Slaying the Arch Zombie | LAS 441 Oct. 31, 2016
What happens if you fail to update your home Arch server for two years? Chris finds out the hard way. We take you on the scene, and share the hard lessons learned! Plus some big Firefox news, an update on Pirate Kodi boxes & the Lenovo egg.
Livepatch Your CoW | LAS 440 Oct. 24, 2016
Canonical’s Dustin Kirkland’s Beard tell us about their new Livepatch service, we discuss Dirty COW the “Most serious” Linux privilege-escalation bug ever, explain what a CRM is & what great open source solutions are available & more!
All Aboard Ubuntu 16.10 | LAS 439 Oct. 17, 2016
Has Ubuntu fallen behind, or setting a new bar of refinement? We load up our hardware with 16.10 & walk away with two totally different experiences. Plus KDE celebrates 20 years in a way only open source can, real VR gets demoed, the big BSD news & more!
Plasma 5.8 Shines Bright | LAS 438 Oct. 10, 2016
Plasma 5.8 marks a major milestone in the project's history & one that deserves a complete review. Plus we discuss the continued Fedora 24 issues, another take on Kodi box privacy, our picks & much more!
Software Defined Networking | LAS 437 Oct. 3, 2016
What is Software Defined Networking (SDL) & why is it a major focus for The Linux Foundation? We visit the OpenDayLight Summit! Plus the big Kodi crackdown in the UK, Purism want’s to build a Librem Phone, our picks, feedback & more!
OpenMediaVault vs FreeNAS | LAS 436 Sept. 26, 2016
Two long-time FreeNAS users test the Debian-based OpenMediaVault, we share our favorite features, where FreeNAS still pulls ahead & why we think the project has a bright future. Plus we take a look at Greyhole, chat up the new desktop releases & more!
Noah Builds A Linux Ark | LAS 435 Sept. 18, 2016
A new Linux build is nigh & Noah takes us through his new PC built for a specific task. Plus we try out Android N x86, get impressed by new Linux software releases, ponder what would happen if unbreakable encryption were made illegal & more!
Looking At Loki | LAS 434 Sept. 12, 2016
We review the new Loki release from elementary OS. One of the most unique distributions, that’s often misunderstood. But how does it hold up for advanced Linux users? We argue about the true value of Let's Encrypt, celebrate the 10 millionth Pi & more!
Linux Gets Schooled | LAS 433 Sept. 5, 2016
We hit the road and convert a middle school to Linux, join us as we dig into their deployments & successes. Plus why we think the punishment for the kernel.org “hacker” is extreme, the Linux “trojan” that’s really a Drupal flaw, the news from BSD & more!