Podcast Season 1 Episode 13
Title: Lion Eggs for Matt
In this episode: Google announces its own Chrome OS operating system and the Moblin project gets X Windows running with user privileges. We talk about how we got into Linux and discuss whether we think Google is becoming Microsoft.
What's in the show
- News: Google announces Chrome OS, a Linux-based distribution designed primarily to host its super-fast Chrome browser. Intel's Arjan van de Ven proclaims that Moblin will now run X Windows without resorting to administrator privileges.
- Hot Topic: How did we get into Linux?
- Discovery of the week:
- Closed Ballot: Is Google becoming Microsoft? See Anil Dash's Google's Microsoft Moment
- Special offer: subscribe to Linux Format magazine and save up to to 55% - that's just $7.62 an issue!
Presenters: Paul Hudson, Graham Morrison, Bob Moss and Mike Saunders