Full Circle Podcast #8: More Opinion Than You Can Handle
- Robin Catling
- Ed Hewitt
- Dave Wilkins
File Sizes: OGG 34.4Mb mp3 34.5Mb
Runtime: 1hr 22mins 10seconds
Welcome & Intro
Since Last Time
Ed: Got distracted by Red Dead Redemption by Rockstar Games on Xbox 360 for the Side-Pod Review.
Dave: Played with the Nexus One smart-phone for this episode’s review.
Robin: We recorded and released a ‘Side-Pod’; sorry to the early birds who found the feed botched – my goof, now corrected. [RC]
Revamped the blog using some newer features.
Picked over the whole Google-TV hype
Failed to install FreeBSD
Review of Issue 37
- Opinion – Helping NEw Users by Gord Campbell.
- Review – Lubuntu 10.04 by Dan and Robin.
- How-to – Media streaming by Phil Kramer.
Plans for Maverick, Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter
- BTRFS is candidate file-system for Maverick
- Breaking news: Maverick Alpha 1 Released
Do we need another ‘Buntu distribution?
Harking back to the “How Many Distro’s is Too Many” question (published in FCM Issue #18!)
Because Victoria asks so nicely…
Lubuntu Team interview
In Part One, Mario Behling and Hong Phuc Dong introduce the Lubuntu Project
What new services would you like to see next in Ubuntu One?
Thanks to Hemisphere for Osmos review copy [Ed]
Review of the Nexus One [Dave]
Keynote – Mark Shuttleworth at UDS
Part 2: Indicators, Windicators, RGB client-side decorations (alpha-channel support), sound controls, multi-nationl support, Intel connection manager – Ethernet, Wifi, Wi-max, bluetooth. Fonts. Release of 10.10 is the answer – the meaning of life the universe and everything.
(Audio courtesy of Alan Pope)
Wrap and Outro
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