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  • mintCast 364 – The Better Beta

    First up, in our Wanderings, I go ECO friendly, Josh’s DHCP fails, Joe is heavily medicated, and Tony is playing with EndeavorOS while on holiday
    Then, our news Linux Mint Beta is out! Rocky Linux is official, and Elementary OS tries Beta 2
    In security, lost data
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  • mintCast 363.5 – Incremental Improvements

    In our Innards section, we updated the livestream setup, so we’ll chat about that and the accessories to go along with
    And finally, the feedback and a couple suggestions
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  • mintCast 363 – Audacity Rewind

    First up, in our Wanderings, I miss a delivery, Joe forgets to backup, Bo tinkers with pipewire, and Tony turns the amperage up to 10.
    Then, our news we have a Linux Mint update, Audacity backtracks, a top 10 and OBS’s wayland support
    In security, polkit
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  • mintCast 362.5 – Party in the USR

    In the innards, system building and our testing distro choices
    And finally, the feedback and a few suggestions
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  • mintCast 362 – The Takeover

    First up, in our Wanderings, I’ve been system building, Joe has been playing with his new 3D printer, Bo has range anxiety and Tony has been learning about creating YouTube videos
    Then in our news, Freenode taken over by Andrew Lee and Ubuntu and Fedora abandon ship, Material Shell for Gnome 40, Fedora 32 is end of life, and more
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  • mintCast 361.5 – X2Joe

    In our Innards section, we pick some of our favorite (free and?) open source software
    And finally, the feedback and a first look
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  • mintCast 361 – The Launch Launch

    First up, in our Wanderings, I start building, Joe writes with a pinecil, Tony upgrades, and Josh fights a game
    Then, our news Audacity gets bought up, System76 Launches the Launch, and LibreOffice Lets you Search!
    In security, the death of CAPTCHA
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  • mintCast 360.5 – What’s a Distro?

    In our Innards section, what makes a distro a distro? It’s Elementary, my dear Watson.
    And finally, the feedback and a humble suggestion
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  • mintCast 360 – Uno Reverse Card

    First up, in our Wanderings, Leo flies like an eagle, Joe goes to Florida, Moss is attacked by the trees, Mike wings it.
    Then, in the News, a Linux Mint update, Ubuntu too! Wenty-1.04, everyone’s favorite: NFTs, and more.
    In Security, meet the new hacking tools, same as the old hacking tools, a reverse Uno card, QNAP, and the University of Minnesota.
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  • mintCast 359.5 – FLoC Blocked

    In our Innards section, another stroll down privacy lane
    And finally, the feedback and a couple suggestions
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  • mintCast 359 – COSMIC Proportions

    First up, in our Wanderings, I get a fresh stream, Joe sends his keystrokes over the air, Josh has a server dilemma, and Mike heads to space.
    Then, in the News, we get hypnotized, we look at Apple M1 support again, celebrate a birthday, and look to the stars.
    In Security, Skynet.
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  • mintCast 358.5 – Three Finger Swipes

    In our Innards section, we cover Gnome 40 and try to keep it RMS-free
    And finally, the feedback and a couple suggestions
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  • mintCast 358 – The Ethical Ethos

    First up, in our Wanderings, I make a handoff, Joe repairs more stuff, Moss is in the news, Tony Hughes continues the challenge, and Mike the Builder makes a bike.
    Then, in the News, Mint sends relief, Ventoy has a birthday, JingPad gets closer, new docs Man up, and AlmaLinux soothes the soul.
    In Security, your smartphone is spying on you, Facebook springs another leak, and we disclose our vulnerability.
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  • mintCast 357.5 – The Endeavour Endeavor

    In our Innards section, we answer the question “What’s missing” and dive into the world of Arch
    And finally, the feedback and a couple suggestions
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  • mintCast 357 – Surfboard Building Lunch

    First up, in our Wanderings, I do a little scripting, Joe drops a laptop, Moss is feeling phone-y, Tony walks a thousand miles, Josh visits Piggly Wiggly, Bo battles trolls, Mike gets a new-to-you Q2u
    Then, in the News, new LibreOffice and Audacity, 7zip is native, Calamares can use more butter, and a new kernel is coming
    In Security, how easy it is to buy up your information
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  • mintCast 356.5 – Itty Bitty Living Space

    In our Innards section, we talk Compression
    And finally, the feedback and a couple suggestions
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  • mintCast 356 – Forced-o-Matic Updates

    First up, in our Wanderings, I’ve upgraded my ears, Joe fixes everything, Moss gets ready to attack a monster, Tony Hughes takes a walk with tools, Josh is getting NAS-ty, and Mike weeps over wifi woes.
    Then, in the News, SteamLink is on Linux, Mageia 8 is out, and Brave Searches for itself.
    In Security, LastPass tracks you.
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  • mintCast 355.5 – McKnight in Shining Armor

    In our Innards section, we talk to community member Mike!
    And finally, the feedback and a couple suggestions
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  • mintCast 355 – Deferred Update

    First up, in our Wanderings, Mike shreds a new axe, I’m more and more impressed by Proton, Joe has frozen joints, Moss is going to be rich someday, Tony Hughes gets immunities, and Josh panics with a crowbar. 
    Then, in the News, so much controversy, Linux on Mars, VLC on the moon, Mint and mintCast make the cut, and more
    In Security, patch Mint, patch the kernel, patch your browser
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  • mintCast 354.5 – Everyone Has an Opinion

    First up, in our Wanderings, I find a new box, Joe’s light as a feather, Moss explodes a DDE, and Bo hosts his own email
    Then, in the News, a Linux Mint update, Ubuntu loses the lead, Wayland changes, and some new releases
    In Security, time to patch… again.
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  • mintCast 354 – sudo make me an update

    First up, in our Wanderings, I find a new box, Joe’s light as a feather, Moss explodes a DDE, and Bo hosts his own email
    Then, in the News, a Linux Mint update, Ubuntu loses the lead, Wayland changes, and some new releases
    In Security, time to patch… again.
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  • mintCast 353.5 – Well Oiled Machine

    In our Innards section, we say how we’ve got on with Linux Mint 20.1 over the past two weeks
    And finally, the feedback and a couple suggestions
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  • mintCast 353 – Brave New WWW

    First up, in our Wanderings, I have second thoughts about Kubuntu, Moss has a new toy, Joe has been playing with watches, Tony has been editing audio, Josh hasn’t broken Arch, Bo survived the pandemic!
    Then, our news we talk RPi Pico, Ubuntu’s Booting on an Apple M1, Flatpak is faster, Project Linux turns into Alma Linux, and more
    In security, the InterPlanetary File System
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  • mintCast 352.5 – One Night with Ulyssa

    In our Innards section, we talk about the first 24 hours with Linux Mint 20.1
    And finally, the feedback and a couple of suggestions
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  • mintCast 352 – Repredictability

    First up, in our Wanderings, I’ve been playing with Docker, Joe got a 1up, Tony bundles up again, and Josh re-predicts
    Then in the news, Linux Mint 20.1 is here, the M1 gets closer, Firefox gets a facelift and Project Lenix makes more progress 
    In security, what’s going on with Qt6?
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  • mintCast 351.5 – Batting a Thousand

    In our Innards section, we look back on last year's predictions, and make new ones.
    And finally, the feedback and a couple of suggestions
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  • mintCast 351 – Greasy Joysticks

    First up, in our Wanderings, I nuke an SSD on accident, Joe gets buff...er, Tony fills a doggy bag, Moss is grateful, and Erik Linuxes all the things!
    Then in the news, Mint’s 20.1 Beta is available, Kentucky Fried Chicken recycles, XFCE sees an upgrade, and Gnome not far behind.
    In security, Solarwinds...
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  • mintCast 350.5 – Change Your SSID

    In our Innards section, we talk spooky scary security
    And finally, the feedback and a couple of suggestions
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  • mintCast 350 – Rocky Road Ahead

    First up, in our Wanderings, Joe preps for 3D work and does some Audio editing, Tony gets older and has a new toy to play with, Bo has been educating himself, Moss destroys his wife’s computer by accident, and Josh was a little late.
    Then in the news, We have the latest Mint newsletter, Cinnamon 4.8 arrives, Elementary OS goes Pi, and much more  
    In security, we shed some light on Oblivious DNS over HTTPS
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  • mintCast 349.5 – Just Some Linux ISOs

    In our Innards section, we talk Docker, OpenVPN and Transmission
    And finally, the feedback and a couple of suggestions
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  • mintCast 349 – NAT Ain’t A Firewall

    First up, in our Wanderings, Leo has another helping of Pi, Moss gets spooked, Josh changes up the desktop, and Joe strips.
    Then in the news, OpenSUSE’s going public?, Pine64 feels the Plasma, and Linux gets Ray tracing.
    In security, kill switches and a reminder that NAT ain’t a firewall.
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  • mintCast 348.5 – Shepherding Pis

    In our Innards section, we continue our talk on Raspberry Pi Projects.
    And finally, the feedback and a couple suggestions
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  • mintCast 348 – 400 Raspberry Pies

    First up, in our Wanderings, Leo colorizes his terminal, Josh eyeballs an eggroll, Tony gives the Gorilla another go, and Joe fiddles with firmware
    Then, in our news, the Raspberry Pi launches a whole new dessert, GIMP is almost ready for GTK3, 
    In security, Ubuntu’s GDM3 has a root bug
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  • mintCast 347.5 – Sensational Silverback

    In our Innards section, we cover our experiences with the flavors of Ubuntu 20.10!
    And finally, the feedback and a couple suggestions
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  • mintCast 347 – For the Halibut

    First up, in our Wanderings, I pop a kernel, Bo gets refreshed, Josh keeps his chameleon alive, Tony Hughes becomes a hermit, Moss bites into another distro, Joe gets it HANDled, and Tony Watts does the upgrade dance
    Then, in our news, Linux Mint gives us an update, Ubuntu and Fedora both get released, XDA has a phone now, and Microsoft Edges into the Linux browser market
    In security, Chromium blocks annoyances and fixes a font rendering flaw, and Wordpress fixes some bad ones
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  • mintCast 346.5 – The Midori Story

    In our Innards section, we talk lesser known browsers
    And finally, the feedback and a couple of suggestions
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  • mintCast 346 – It’s Not You, It’s Me

    First up, in our Wanderings, I make web apps, Moss sends a Telegram, Joe gets an upgrade, Josh fights with a mic, and Bo gets a gnome.
    Then, our news lots of releases, a new feature and a birthday
    In security, we look at an IoT bug
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  • mintCast 345.5 – Linux on the Edge

    In our Innards section, we Introduce Josh Hawk and pick his and all of our brains.
    And finally, the feedback and a couple of suggestions
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  • mintCast 345 – Hawking Chromium

    First up, in our Wanderings, Leo's chromium based pixels do a dance, Tony Hughes plays with chaos, Moss has a Fuzzyputer, Joe has an idea… pad, and Josh butters his machine.
    Then, our news Linux Mint gets some love, the Gorilla’s in beta and so is Fedora
    In Security, we chat with Josh
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  • mintCast 344.5 – “Working” from Home

    In our Innards section, we go over the working from home slash home-office setups we have.
    And finally, the feedback
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  • mintCast 344 – Getting Jacked

    First up, in our Wanderings, I fiddle with the Focusrite, Tony Hughes paints it pink, Joe puts a ring on it, Bo gets jacked, Tony Watts reduces, reuses and recycles
    Then, in the news, WSL2 hearts Linux disks, Nvidia grows an ARM, and Gnome Gnews
    In security, we finish our conversation Download

  • mintCast 343.5 – FOSS or Bust

    In our Innards section, NonFree vs FOSS
    And finally, the feedback and a suggestion
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  • mintCast 343 – Tinfoil Not Included

    First up, in our Wanderings, I recorded some how-to’s, Moss has computers raining on him, Joe reads and repairs, Tony Watts jams and tinkers, and Bo and Tony Hughes will be back next episode.
    Then, in the news, we have news from Mint, Debian, and  MX Linux. We also say goodbye to a team member.
    In security, we take a break from the doom and gloom and just talk tinfoil.
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  • mintCast 342.5 – Droidcam Can!

    In our Innards section, how we use droidcam!
    And finally, the feedback and a few suggestions
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  • mintCast 342 – Security Theater

    First up, in our Wanderings, I’ve been testing out a new keyboard, Tony Hughes tries to remove a finger (again), Joe has been soldering and reading, Moss has been adding more distros,
    Then, in our news, Pinta, Lutris and Mozilla
    In security, we talk security recommendations and the NSA
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  • mintCast 341.5 – Don’t Cross the Streams

    In our Innards section, we talk OBS (Open Broadcaster Software)
    And finally, the feedback and a couple of suggestions
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  • mintCast 341 – GRUB Breaks the Internet

    First up, in our Wanderings, I’ve been browsing, Joe’s been fixing docks, Moss has been slowly filling up his machine, and Tony Watts gets a new axe.
    Then, our news Linux Mint gets stats, Gnome squashes a memory bug, and Ubuntu hits its first 20.04 point release.
    In security, Intel pulls an Intel
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  • mintCast 340.5 – Will It Blend?

    In our Innards section, we become blender experts with Jason van Gumster’s help.
    And finally, the feedback and a few suggestions.
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  • mintCast 340 – Unit of Measurement

    First up, in our Wanderings, Jason prints a masterpiece, Leo gets knee deep in Mint, Tony Hughes becomes a journalist, Moss has new toys, Joe springs a leak, and Tony Watts is rockin’ in the free world.
    Then, in our news, Ubuntu Cinnamon Remix changes course, Android comes to a real phone, Blender needs blenders, and more
    In security, we talk Twitter
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  • mintCast 339.5 – ZFS Butter Recognize

    In our Innards section, community member Joshua Hawk tries to convert us to unsalted BTRFS.
    And finally, some feedback and a few suggestions
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