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A weekly podcast, less than 10 minutes, with just the FOSS/Linux/Ubuntu news. No chit-chat or time wasting.






Full Circle Weekly News #68

SHOW NOTES Windows Subsystem For Linux (WSL) Comes To Windows Server https://fossbytes.com/install-windows-subsystem-for-linux-wsl-on-windows-server/ Linux desktop GUI GNOME celebrates its 20th birthday http://www.zdnet.com/article/linux-desktop-gui-gnome-celebrates-its-20th-birthday/ SpaceX Is ‘Sending A Linux-Powered Supercomputer To The Space’ For The First Time https://fossbytes.com/spacex-hpe-supercomputer-space-mission/ Inside the Stealth Destroyer USS Zumwalt, the Warship That Runs...

Duration: 00:06:43

Full Circle Weekly News #67

SHOW NOTES Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak) Is No Longer Supported, Upgrade to Ubuntu 17.04 Now http://news.softpedia.com/news/ubuntu-16-10-yakkety-yak-is-no-longer-supported-upgrade-to-ubuntu-17-04-now-517083.shtml UBports Working Lately on Ubuntu Touch Port for Nexus 5, Based on Ubuntu 16.04 http://news.softpedia.com/news/ubports-working-lately-on-ubuntu-touch-port-for-nexus-5-based-on-ubuntu-16-04-517027.shtml “Bad Taste” Vulnerability Affects Linux Systems via Malicious Windows MSI Files...

Duration: 00:11:02

Full Circle Weekly News #66

SHOW NOTES Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak) Operating System Reaches End of Life on July 20, 2017 http://news.softpedia.com/news/ubuntu-16-10-yakkety-yak-operating-system-reaches-end-of-life-on-july-20-2017-516822.shtml Ubuntu Developer Shares His Thoughts on the Unity to GNOME Shell Transition http://news.softpedia.com/news/ubuntu-developers-shares-his-thoughts-on-the-unity-to-gnome-shell-transition-516798.shtml Linux Mint 18.2 ‘Sonya’ Released...

Duration: 00:10:42

Full Circle Weekly News #65

SHOW NOTES Linux owns supercomputing http://www.zdnet.com/article/linux-owns-supercomputing/ Security-Focused Purism Librem 13 & Librem 15 Linux Laptops with Qubes OS http://news.softpedia.com/news/security-focused-purism-librem-13-15-linux-laptops-go-mainstream-with-qubes-os-516673.shtml System76 Announces Its Own Linux Distribution Named Pop!_OS https://fossbytes.com/pop-os-linux-distro-system76/ Debian Linux reveals Intel Skylake and Kaby Lake processors have broken hyper-threading...

Duration: 00:11:05

Full Circle Weekly News #64

SHOW NOTES Now You Can Run Linux On Windows 10 Without Enabling Developer Mode https://fossbytes.com/linux-on-windows-10-without-developer-mode/ Nearly One Million Systems Provide “Guest” SMB Access, Most Are Linux https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/nearly-one-million-systems-provide-guest-smb-access-most-are-linux/ Advanced CIA firmware has been infecting Wi-Fi routers for years...

Duration: 00:08:00

Full Circle Weekly News #63

SHOW NOTES UBports is keeping the Ubuntu Phone dream alive https://liliputing.com/2017/06/ubports-keeping-ubuntu-phone-dream-alive-third-party-development.html Debian GNU/Linux 9 “Stretch” Will Be Released On June 17 https://fossbytes.com/debian-linux-9-stretch-released-date-download/ Samba vulnerability brings WannaCry fears to Linux/Unix http://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/news/450419712/Samba-vulnerability-brings-WannaCry-fears-to-Linux-Unix Silicon Graphics’ IRIX and Magic Desktop...

Duration: 00:10:52

Full Circle Weekly News #62

SHOW NOTES Ubuntu Login Screen Security Flaw Could Allow Anyone To Access Your Files https://fossbytes.com/ubuntu-login-screen-security-flaw-lightdm/ Linux Kernel 4.10 Reached End of Life, Users Urged to Move to Linux 4.11 Series http://news.softpedia.com/news/linux-kernel-4-10-reached-end-of-life-users-urged-to-move-to-linux-4-11-series-515898.shtml Linux Distros Won’t Work On Windows 10 S https://fossbytes.com/linux-distros-wont-work-on-windows-10-s/ VMware Patches Multiple Security...

Duration: 00:11:04

Full Circle Weekly News #61

SHOW NOTES Canonical starts IPO path http://www.zdnet.com/article/canonical-starts-ipo-path/ World’s First Quantum Computer Made By China — 24,000 Times Faster Than International Counterparts https://fossbytes.com/worlds-first-quantum-computer-made-by-china/ NHS cyberattack is ‘biggest ransomware outbreak in history’ http://www.wired.co.uk/article/nhs-cyberattack-ransomware-security Debian GNU/Linux 8.8 Released With Tons Of Updates And Fixes...

Duration: 00:10:44

Full Circle Weekly News #60

SHOW NOTES Linux kernel 4.11 released http://www.infoworld.com/article/3193452/linux/linux-kernel-4-11-released.html Linux Mint terrorist jailed for 8 years https://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/05/02/samata_ullah_linux_mint_terrorist_jailed_8_yrs/ Post Unity 8 Ubuntu shock? Relax, Linux has been here before https://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/05/02/post_unity_8_what_next_for_canonical/ Assembly line robots vulnerable to hacking https://betanews.com/2017/05/03/industrial-robot-hacking/ Don’t...

Duration: 00:10:09

Full Circle Weekly News #55

Apologies for the lack of shows for the past two weeks. I had a heavy cold and assumed you wouldn’t want me coughing and sniffling in your ears. 🙂 SHOW NOTES Canonical extends Ubuntu 12.04 support for paying customers http://www.zdnet.com/article/canonical-extends-ubuntu-12-04-support-for-paying-customers/ Ubuntu Linux, Safari, Adobe Reader, And Edge Hacked At Pwn2Own 2017 https://fossbytes.com/ubuntu-linux-safari-adobe-edge-hacked-pwn2own-2017/ Linux in Munich:

Duration: 00:09:10

Full Circle Weekly News #54

SHOW NOTES Ubuntu-Powered Robots and Augmented Reality Helmets to Be Showcased at MWC 2017 http://news.softpedia.com/news/ubuntu-powered-robots-and-augmented-reality-helmets-to-be-showcased-at-mwc-2017-513212.shtml Canonical wins award for convergence efforts https://betanews.com/2017/02/28/canonical-ubuntu-linux-canonical-award-convergence/ GNU Linux-libre 4.10 Kernel Officially Released for Users Who Want 100% Freedom...

Duration: 00:07:29

Full Circle Weekly News #53

SHOW NOTES Ubuntu 16.04.2 LTS Officially Released with Linux Kernel 4.8 from Ubuntu 16.10 http://news.softpedia.com/news/ubuntu-16-04-2-lts-officially-released-with-linux-kernel-4-8-from-ubuntu-16-10-512758.shtml Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus) Has Entered Feature Freeze, Beta Lands February 23 http://news.softpedia.com/news/ubuntu-17-04-zesty-zapus-has-entered-feature-freeze-beta-lands-february-23-513023.shtml Linux pioneer Munich poised to ditch open source and return to Windows...

Duration: 00:08:04

Full Circle Weekly News #52

SHOW NOTES Ubuntu Touch OTA-15 Has Been Officially Released for Ubuntu Phones and Tablets http://news.softpedia.com/news/ubuntu-touch-ota-15-has-been-officially-released-for-ubuntu-phones-and-tablets-512689.shtml UBports Community Successfully Ports Canonical’s Ubuntu OS to the Fairphone 2 http://news.softpedia.com/news/ubports-community-successfully-ports-canonical-s-ubuntu-os-to-the-fairphone-2-512737.shtml Tails 3.0 will drop 32-bit processor support...

Duration: 00:08:46

Full Circle Weekly News #51

Please note: If you want to be kept up to date with new releases please sign up for the new mailing list: http://fullcirclemagazine.org/2016/12/30/new-mailing-list/ SHOW NOTES Ubuntu 16.04.2 LTS Point Release Coming On Feb 2 With Linux Kernel 4.8 https://fossbytes.com/ubuntu-16-04-2-second-point-release-date/ Canonical launches Ubuntu Tutorials http://betanews.com/2017/01/22/canonical-ubuntu-tutorials-linux-open-source/ Ubuntu Developers Now Tracking Linux Kernel 4.10 for Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty

Duration: 00:09:01

Full Circle Weekly News #50

Please note: If you want to be kept up to date with new releases please sign up for the new mailing list: http://fullcirclemagazine.org/2016/12/30/new-mailing-list/ SHOW NOTES: Puppy Linux Fork Quirky 8.1.6 “Xerus” Is Built from Ubuntu 16.04 Binary Packages http://news.softpedia.com/news/puppy-linux-fork-quirky-8-1-6-xerus-is-built-from-ubuntu-16-04-binary-packages-511890.shtml You Can Now Have a Single ISO Image with All the Essential Ubuntu 16.10 Flavors...

Duration: 00:09:04

Full Circle Weekly News #49

Please note: If you want to be kept up to date with new releases please sign up for the new mailing list: http://fullcirclemagazine.org/2016/12/30/new-mailing-list/ SHOW NOTES: Firmware updates for Ubuntu phones on hold http://www.itwire.com/mobility/76372-firmware-updates-for-ubuntu-phones-on-hold.html Artificial intelligence keeps IBM atop 2016 patent list https://www.cnet.com/news/ibm-top-2016-us-patent-list-artificial-intelligence-intel-amazon/ Linux Kernel 4.8 Reaches End of Life,...

Duration: 00:08:36

Full Circle Weekly News #48

Please note: If you want to be kept up to date with new releases please sign up for the new mailing list: http://fullcirclemagazine.org/2016/12/30/new-mailing-list/ SHOW NOTES: Ubuntu 17.04 Skips First Alpha for Opt-In Flavors http://news.softpedia.com/news/ubuntu-17-04-skips-first-alpha-for-opt-in-flavors-gcc-6-3-0-hits-the-repository-511456.shtml Nexus 5 Now a Fully Working Ubuntu Phone, Fairphone 2 Gets Voice Call Support...

Duration: 00:08:52

Full Circle Weekly News #47

Please note: If you want to be kept up to date with new releases please sign up for the new mailing list: http://fullcirclemagazine.org/2016/12/30/new-mailing-list/ SHOW NOTES: Ubuntu 17.04 to Support IPP Everywhere Printers and Apple AirPrint http://news.softpedia.com/news/ubuntu-17-04-zesty-zapus-to-support-ipp-everywhere-printers-and-apple-airprint-511320.shtml Debian Is Considering “Automatic Upgrades” https://fossbytes.com/debian-gnu-linux-considering-automatic-upgrades/ 0-days...

Duration: 00:08:58

Full Circle Weekly News #46

SHOW NOTES: Canonical Outs Live Patch Kernel Update for Ubuntu 16.04 to Patch Security Flaws http://news.softpedia.com/news/canonical-outs-live-patch-kernel-update-for-ubuntu-16-04-to-patch-security-flaws-510828.shtml “Ultra Minimal” Ubuntu Budgie Is Coming, Uses “220MB Or Less Of RAM” https://fossbytes.com/ultra-minimal-ubuntu-budgie-220mb-ram/ CoreOS renames core OS to Container Linux http://sdtimes.com/coreos-renames-core-os-to-container-linux/ Linus Torvalds says Linux 4.9 is ‘the...

Duration: 00:09:09

Full Circle Weekly News #45

SHOW NOTES: Canonical to sue cloud provider over Ubuntu images http://www.itwire.com/cloud/76039-canonical-to-sue-cloud-provider-over-ubuntu-images.html “Just 1 Link” To Hack North Korea’s “Terrible” Linux Distro https://fossbytes.com/hack-north-korea-linux-distro-red-star-3/ Ubuntu Touch OTA-14 Officially Released http://news.softpedia.com/news/ubuntu-touch-ota-14-officially-released-with-revamped-unity-8-interface-fixes-510787.shtml Tor Phone Is The “Super-secure Version Of Android”,...

Duration: 00:11:30

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