Podcast Season 5 Episode 11
Title: Hong Kong Phooey
In this episode: Where in the world is Edward Snowdon? Richard Stallman is now internet famous. Adobe and Citrix open source their stuff. Canonical's Ubuntu Phone now has its own club. Eben Upton gets a Silver Medal and the Ouya games console is available now. Hear our discoveries, the sound of people's brains, and your own mindvoices in the Open Ballot.
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What's in the show:
Whistleblower Edward Snowdon is reportedly in a Moscow departure lounge. Richard Stallman has been inductinated into the Internet Hall of Fame. Adobe open sources its C/C++ Flash compiler. Citrix makes XenServer 6.2 fully open source. Ubuntu's phone gets an exclusive carrier club. The UK government not longer prefers open source. Eben Upton, of Raspberry Pi fame, has been awarded a Silver Medal from the Royal Academy of Engineering. And the Android-based Ouya games console has launched.
- Discovery of the week:
- count_jocular: (from our IRC channel #linuxformat on freenode.net)
- Find things to do on an open source projects, and get people helping with your own, by using lookingforpullrequests.com.
- Speak Your Brains:
- Challenge Us:
- Open Ballot: Which desktop do you use?
Many thanks to both Mike and Dan-Simon for sending in their brains. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your own suggestions/questions for next time.
Hear very little from the further adventures of Chris Thornett. But we do come up with an ace new challenge for next time.
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Presenters: Ben Everard, Andrew Gregory and Graham Morrison.Ogg Vorbis and MP3.
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