Podcast Season 2 Episode 6
Title: Pink Ponies, naturally
In this episode: The Android-based WePad takes on the mighty Apple iPad while Nokia and Intel launch MeeGo. Hear the results of our music-making challenge and ask yourselves, is Linux sexy?
What's in the show
- You Dare Us:
- Discovery of the week:
- Graham: Ubuntu's Windows installer, Wubi, is great for old Dell laptops running Windows.
- Mike: Autotrash can automagically manage your Trashcan.
- Andrew: The bloke who wrote part of XEmacs, Jamie Zawinski, now runs the DNA Lounge nightclub in San Francisco where Cypress Hill shot the video for 'Insane in the Brain' (and not House of Pain's 'Jump Around', although that was performed there at the Bomb party in 1993).
- Paul: Z shell is ace at finding things and makings aliases out of parameters.
- In the Hot Seat:
- Open Ballot:
- Special offer: subscribe to Linux Format magazine and save up to 40%
- This episode's reluctant raconteur is Andrew Gregory.
Presenters: Andrew Gregory, Paul Hudson, Graham Morrison and Mike Saunders
Music by Brad Sucks.