Podcast Season 4 Episode 18
Title: Happy Birthday GNU
In this episode: Ubuntu embeds Amazon search results into its local search. There's a massive Android vulnerability. Cinnamon 1.6 is out and Nvidia is going to open up its Tegra GPU documentation. Hear our discoveries and listen to the internet famous, Open Ballot.
What's in the show:
- Lightning News:
Ubuntu 12.10 will embed Amazon search results into its local Dash searches; Mark Shuttleworth says this is good. There's a new, potentially catastrophic, vulnerability in many Android-based devices - almost anything can trigger a complete reset. Cinnamon 1.6 is out, and Andrew says it is good. Nvidia intends to release the docs to its Tegra graphics chipset. And it has been 75 years since the Hobbit was first published.
- Discovery of the week:
- Watch the video called 'The potential in printing electronics' by Kate Stone.
- Possibly the best 2 weeks in Linux gaming, ever:
- Speak Your Brains:
Thanks to Sean Campbell and Joseph VanPelt for sending us their thoughts (here's the link to Joseph's YouTube link) - let us know if you've got a solution to Sean's ASCII shortcuts problem. For our next episode, email your brains to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Open Ballot: Should searches within Ubuntu return results from Amazon?
- We're updating Facebook again.
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Presenters:Andrew Gregory, Efrain Hernandez-Mendoza and Graham MorrisonOgg Vorbis and MP3.
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