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  • Episode 118: A Bunch of Raspberry Pi?

    Round of Releases: SolusOS 1.1 Fedora 17 Clonezilla Live 1.2.12-60 KNOPPIX 7.0.1 News: A new experiment in the world of open source. (omgubuntu.co.uk) Linux 3.5 rc1. (gmane.org) LibreOffice has found […]

  • Episode 117: Linux Mint Maya

    Round Of Releases: Tiny Core 4.5.3 Snowlinux 2 Bridge Linux 2012.5 News: Southeast LinuxFest 2012 will be held June 8-10 in Charlotte, NC at the Blake Hotel. (southeastlinuxfest.org) Unity/Compiz lags […]

  • Episode 116: Hangin’ on Google+

    News: Linux Mint 13 RC Released! (blog.linuxmint.com) Linux a desktop flop? (computerworld.com) Micro$oft targets B&N Nook! (itworld.com) Tizen V. Android (extremetech.com) Portable Linux Communities? (linuxblog.darkduck.com) Featured Website: (Flagrant self-promotion) mintCastProductions(youtube.com) […]

  • Episode 114: Home Alone II

    News: Gimp 2.8 Released (ArsTechnica) Linux.com chooses Mint 12 as the best Desktop Linux distro (Linux.com) What is going on at Barnes & Noble? (Endgadget) …and (Techdirt) Google vs Oracle […]

  • Episode 113: The LinuxFest Northwest Report

    News: Mint is conducting a poll on Desktop Environments. (blog.linuxmint.com) Linux Mint named one of the 5 best Linux distros over at lifehacker. Some surprises at the other distos included. […]

  • Episode 112: LinuxFest Northwest Lookahead

    News: Linux Mint 13 gets a name. (blog.linuxmint.com) MATE 1.2 released. (mate-desktop.org) Install MATE in Ubuntu. (webupd8.org) There is now a PPA for Cinnamon themes, extensions and applets. (webupd8.org) Linus […]

  • Episode 108: Girls Can!

    News: LibreOffice to release cloud and Android versions in coming months (The Register) LMDE Update Pack 4 and alternatives to Gnome 2 (Linux Mint Blog) More news on the Vivaldi […]

  • Episode 107: Linux Mint 12 LXDE

    News: Cinnamon 1.4 released by Mint Team (Cinnamon Blog) Linux share of worldwide factory revenue grew in 2011 (ZDNet) Anonymous-OS causes concern in the community (H-Online) The Humble Indie Bundle […]

  • Episode 106: Mint 12 KDE vs Netrunner Dryland 4.1

    News: Mint 12 LXDE goes gold (LinuxMint Blog) Nvidia joins the Linux Foundation (ZDNet) Raspberry PI News: Official O/S, Fedora PI remix available for download… (OStatic) …and Production hits snag […]

  • Episode 104: A Visit With Shane

    News: Intel joins the Document Foundation. (engadget.com) (theregister.co.uk) Another Community survey shows interesting results. (ubuntuvibes.com) Adobe announces plans to abandon flash on Linux. (phoronix.com) Lawsuit over Time Zone database is […]

  • Episode 102: Everyone Agrees With James

    News: Hot nuggets of info buried in the monthly Mint stats report. (blog.linuxmint.com) Netrunner releases “Dryland” 4.1 in 32 & 64 bit versions. (netrunner-os.com) (dasublogbyprashanth.blogspot.com) Canonical pulls funding from Kubuntu. […]

  • Episode 101: Freedom And All That

    News: Linux Mint 12 KDE goes live. (blog.linuxmint.com) (update to KDE 4.8 – sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports) Android, Tizen, and the end of Java? (thepowerbase.com) Your Next Media Center, Raspbmc. (ubuntuvibes.com) […]

  • Episode 100: The Live Stream!

    News: Things heat up in FS. (phoronix.com) Unigen’s Oil Rush Releases. (phoronix.com) KDE Plasma Active tablet, Spark, is on its way. (arstechnica.com) Fedora to roll with the best of them. […]

  • Episode 99: James And Rob Do News

    News: More mathematical software…SageMath. (sagemath.org) Cinnamon 1.2 with Muffin/Mutter. (webupd8.org) First pics of Tizen on the Samsung I9500, or is it android cupcake? (sammobile.com) IPv6 Launch, for real this time. […]

  • Episode 98: News With A Little Mint 12

    News: Mathematical Software (both are Linux versions!) (Scilab) (Octave) Linux Mint 12 KDE RC released! (blog.linuxmint.com) Raspberry Pi released to manufacturing, available in weeks. (raspberrypi.org) Tizen project releases code, SDK […]

  • Episode 97: Which Linux Is Right For You?

    News: Mint signs partnership with Blue System. (blog.linuxmint.com) Is Mandriva finished? (ostatic.com) NASA opens its open-source code doors. (zdnet.com) Did your system take a dive with Linux 3.2? (phoronix.com) Sean […]

  • Episode 95: 2011 In Review

    News: Where the Linux jobs are. (oregonlive.com) HP to open source WebOS. (news.yahoo.com) Linux Mint and a Banshee debacle? (omgubuntu.co.uk) BluRay Support comes to Linux. (phoronix.com) FCC Sides with Google, […]

  • Episode 94: Listener Feedback

    News: Mint team releases an important fix for MATE and needs your feedback. (blog.linuxmint.com) (desktoplinuxreviews.com) eUKHost provides Mint with an additional server. (blog.linuxmint.com) Are DuckDuckGo’s Bing ties problematic for Linux […]

  • Episode 93: Podcatchers

    News: Mint 12 is released twice. (zdnet.co.uk) Clem on the topic in the comments. (blog.linuxmint.com) (What’s New) (Release Notes) What is the most popular distro? (tuxmachines.org) (omgubuntu.co.uk) The French are […]

  • Episode 91: Mint 12 (Lisa) RC

    News: German court rules that free software can be modified as users wish (follow up from earlier episode). (pcworld.com) US Senate votes to keep the net free. (itworld.com) Fedora 16 […]

  • Episode 90: Trolls in the News

    News: Linux Mint Lisa (blog.linuxmint.com) Ubuntu 12.04 gets discussed at UDS: Further U-One integration, Universal Calendar, Further Qt integration, Removing Mono and Banshee for Rythmbox, ISO size now larger than […]

  • Episode 89: Charles on Writing

    News: Linux Foundation releases UEFI blueprint. (h-online.com) (linuxfoundation.org) (techcrunch.com) New kernel branch for consumer electronics. (zdnet.com) (arstechnica.com) Microsoft Bings Mozilla’s Firefox. (arstechnica.com) Dell ships Ubuntu in China. (h-online.com) Oracle V. […]

  • Episode 88: Linux Firewalls

    News: A Fresh Opera (blog.linuxmint.com) A Mint Font (www.omgubuntu.co.uk) Open Source Software continues to make inroads in the Enterprise (itweb.co.za) David Gewirtz link-baits for ZDNet with an article titled “Why […]

  • Episode 87: In Which We Announce Our New Schedule

    News: The next evolution of Mint; MATE, Gnome 2, and Gnome 3? Some comments from Clem’s monthly post. (blog.linuxmint.com) Followup – Will your computer’s “Secure Boot” turn out to be […]

  • Episode 86: Movie-Making Magic

    News: Steve Jobs has passed away at age 56 (nytimes.com) Libre Office turns one year old (arstechnica.com) Clem spruces up the Linux Mint Donation page (blog.linuxmint.com) Kernel.org is back online […]

  • Episode 80: The Return of Charles

    News & Personal Updates 0:18:10 Steve Jobs resigns as Apple’s CEO http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424053111904875404576528981250892702.html 0:24:09 Chrome/Chromium gets pulse audio support in linux. http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=32757#c18 http://src.chromium.org/viewvc/chrome?view=rev&revision=97408 0:24:55 Power Regressions worse than Kernel 3.0 in […]

  • Episode 76: Compiling Software on Debian Based Systems

    News & Personal Updates 0:08:32 SUSE extends Linux agreement with Microsoft for four more years. http://www.newsfactor.com/news/SUSE-Linux-Deal-with-MS-Extended/story.xhtml?story_id=122003ZEWNDE 0:12:18 Oracle purchases Ksplice. http://www.zdnet.com/blog/open-source/oracle-acquires-zero-downtime-linux-upgrade-software/9271 http://www.ksplice.com/uptrack/download-ubuntu 0:24:34 The Humble Indie Bundle 3 is now […]

  • Episode 67: Linux Mint 11, The Mintiest!

    News & Personal Updates 0:7:58 Linus Talks Of Linux 2.8 Or Linux 3.0; Ending Linux 2.6 http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=OTQ3NQ http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=OTQ3Ng https://lkml.org/lkml/2011/5/23/516 0:12:09 Fedora 15 is released http://fedoraproject.org/ http://fusionlinux.org/ 0:13:37 Unity Coming to […]

  • Episode 66: The Community and Your Contributions

    News & Personal Updates Miguel de Icaza has created a mono based startup http://blog.internetnews.com/skerner/2011/05/mono-reborn-in-xamarin-thanks.html Yahoo! wins verdict in Bedrock patent trial http://www.itworld.com/open-source/164853/yahoo-wins-verdict-bedrock-patent-trial Microsoft to support CentOS in hyper-v http://www.networkworld.com/community/blog/microsofts-open-source-love-expands-centos-li Survey: […]

  • Episode 65: Network Attached Storage (NAS)

    News & Personal Updates 0:4:11 Linux Mint 11 RC is released http://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=1752 0:10:05 Microsoft is purchasing Skype for $8.5 BILLION! http://www.informationweek.com/news/windows/microsoft_news/229403154 0:16:15 Several high ranking employees have left Canonical http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/05/06/canonical_cto_steps_down/ […]

  • Episode 64: Who Programs? Rob Does!

    News & Personal Updates 0:6:10 Linux Mint 11 Preview http://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=1746 0:11:35 Linus’s interview with LinuxFR http://bit.ly/kwrpkg 0:15:21 Some of you may have experienced issues with the Linux Mint repositories on […]

  • Episode 63: Unity and Gnome shell. Part 2

    News & Personal Updates 0:00:42 Two stories from the Linux Mint Blog:  Linux Mint signs a partnership with HelloTux and Linux Mint 5 LTS Elyssa reaches end of life http://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=1733 […]

  • Episode 62: Mint XFCE

    News & Personal Updates 0:03:14 Oracle abandons OpenOffice http://yhoo.it/fUZeL5 0:0:7:57 The first beta candidate for Fedora 15 is now available http://bit.ly/iacz7N http://bit.ly/gxyzdg 0:13:23 Dropbox Controversy. http://tirania.org/blog/archive/2011/Apr-19.html Original Blog Post http://bit.ly/etKUnX […]

  • Episode 61: How We Make Mintcast

    News & Personal Updates 0:01:20 Firefox dev channel is now available to get bleeding edge firefox builds that are more stable than the nightlies. http://bit.ly/gUF7Su http://mzl.la/fljwmX 0:04:30 The people who […]

  • Episode 59: LXDE with Kendall Weaver

    News & Personal Updates 0:01:11 The Canterbury Project turns 1! http://bit.ly/eraDo3 http://bit.ly/f8e3B9 0:10:30KDE 4.6.1 write up. http://bit.ly/ganc2N 0:16:26 What if BAD things happen to linux. http://bit.ly/fnz3sS 0:30:41 Ubuntu 11.04 Natty […]

  • Episode 58: Hosts favorite apps & user feedback

    News & Personal Updates The Linux Mint team is proud to announce the release candidate of Linux Mint Xfce. http://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=1708 Bruce Byfield has a blog post titled “Will Gnome 3.0 […]

  • Episode 57: Justin’s IRC

    News & Personal Updates 0:02:17 Linux Mint 10 LXDE has been released 0:02:53 Ubuntu and Gnome are in an ongoing dispute. http://zd.net/dTXmxQ http://www.shermann.name/2011/03/awesome.html 0:07:39 NASA gets behind the OpenSource model! […]

  • Episode 56: Linux Mint 10 KDE: The Desktop That Does it All

    News & personal updates 0:00:36 Linux Mint has acquired the copyright to a couple of potential new logo designs.  http://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=1700 0:01:47 The OpenSuse team released version 11.4 of their Linux […]

  • Episode 55: LibreOffice and A New How-To

    News & personal updates Did the Banshee team and Canonical finally resolve their differences? http://zd.net/hSUUIf Linux Mint is conducting a user poll. http://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=1686 Stephen Vaughan-Nichols blogged about his favorite Linux desktop, and I […]

  • Episode 54: Jamie Interview

    News & personal updates Mint KDE 10 has just dropped and LXDE is on the way! http://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=1676 http://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=1661 More Mint 11 Katya Updates, http://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=1665 http://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=1667 EUKHost is now hosting Linux […]

  • Episode 53: News

    Main Topic: News Here is the news for this week: Two big stories were published on the LinuxMint blog this week.  The first is the announcement that Mint 10 KDE […]

  • Episode 52: FluxBox

    News & personal updates Neil McGovern of the Debian team has announced that Debian 6 was for released on February 5th. During the two years that Debian ‘Squeeze’ was under […]

  • Episode 51: Linux Gaming Review

    51] Download Harrison and James review some of their favorite Linux games while we transition to the new hosts, in this episode of mintCast. (This is the first episode of […]

  • Episode 50: Interview with Clem Lefebvre

    50] Download Charles and Rothgar’s final episode is the long-awaited interview with Clement Lefebvre, creator and maintainer of Linux Mint. News & personal updates 0:01:23 This is the last episode […]

  • Episode 49: Listener Feedback

    News & personal updates 0:00:55 Charles is leaving mintCast 0:01:25 Rothgar is leaving mintCast 0:04:54 Google group: mintcast-hosts Survey 0:10:11 Survey feedback Web site of the week 0:59:48 Adventures in […]

  • Episode 48: Recompute interview

    News & personal updates 0:01:05 New release of Linux Mint Debian Edition planned for December 0:02:23 Full Circle Magazine Recompute Interview 0:03:21 Introduction 0:03:36 Salus Massage 0:04:25 Recompute Photos: Web […]

  • Episode 47: Unity and GNOME Shell

    News & personal updates 0:01:05 Charles will have article in February Linux Journal 0:01:42 Linux Journal magazine is looking for writers Author info Author’s Guide 2011 Editorial Calendar 0:02:54 Intel […]

  • Episode 46: User Interview with HarrisonK

    News & personal updates 0:01:24 SiKing is all wet 0:02:44 Charles has to re-learn everything about how to use MS Office User Interview with HarrisonK 0:04:59 Introduction 0:38:00 AnyMeal recipe […]

  • Episode 45: Linux Mint News

    News 0:00:50 Linux Mint 10 Julia release candidate available 0:08:25 Linux Mint Debian Edition 0:11:48 Poll: How Would You Change mintCast? Web site of the week 0:12:47 The Linux Documentation […]

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