Season 4 - Episode 4: Sentiment and Sediment

21/02/2020

Korea might switch to Linux โ€ข App Center for everyone โ€ข OpenShot updated โ€ข No more Essential โ€ข UKUI switched to QT โ€ข Linux-only game store โ€ข How the podcast is made โ€ข Linux Gangnam Style

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Chitchat

  • Shane: Getting a cat ๐Ÿˆ
  • Conor: ๐Ÿค’ Being sick
  • Mike: Learning ๐Ÿซ Dash

Support the EDRi and Digital Rights Ireland ๐Ÿ’ธ

Technology brings with it countless benefits to society but it also brings with it a real potential for misuse and unethical practices. Fighting for privacy and against censorship and surveillance is not something we can do as individuals so we would like to shout out organizations like the EDRi and Digital Rights Ireland. They fight against the relentless march of big tech and oppressive governments who if left unchecked would seriously infringe upon our civil liberties. The internet is still very much a social frontier so it's important to support and promote advocacy groups will hold these people accountable.

News

  • South Korea ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ”€๐Ÿง could possibly switch government computers to Linux (via FOSS Linux)

  • App Center ๐Ÿ›’ for everyone

  • A big update for OpenShot ๐Ÿ“น (via omg! ubuntu!)

  • ๐Ÿ˜ž๐Ÿ“ต Essential ceasing operation (via The Verge)

  • UKUI redesign ๐Ÿ–ฅ๏ธ (via omg! ubuntu!)

  • Linux-exclusive ๐ŸŽฎ gaming platform in the making (via Forbes), Kickstarter

Discussion

How we make the podcast

Didn't get in (but still cool)

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