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mintCast 205 – A buncha news

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Download News: Linux Lands on NSA Watch List (eweek.com) NSA: Linux Journal is an “extremist forum” and its readers get flagged for extra surveillance (linuxjournal.com) If you read Boing Boing, the NSA considers you a target for deep surveillance (boingboing.net) … Continue reading

Written by mintcast@mintcast.org (Charles and Rothgar)

July 18th, 2014 at 3:21 pm

mintCast 204 – Mint 17 KDE & Xfce

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Download News: Qiana ‘v2′ ISO respins issued by Mint team (linuxmint.com) Is the KDE desktop stagnant? Jack Wallen thinks so (techrepublic.com) Where is the KDE desktop going? (dot.kde.org) Intuit beats a patent troll in a case that could have farther … Continue reading

Written by mintcast@mintcast.org (Charles and Rothgar)

July 3rd, 2014 at 2:07 pm

mintCast 203 – TexasLinuxFest

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Download News: Mint 17 KDE, Xfce RC images released, OEM images also now available for Mint 17 Cinnamon and Mate (KDE) (Xfce) (OEM) Is Canonical Considering a MATE Remix of Ubuntu Linux? (thevarguy.com) Tesla goes ‘open source’ with patents (theday.com) … Continue reading

Written by mintcast@mintcast.org (Charles and Rothgar)

June 16th, 2014 at 7:51 pm

mintCast 202 – Mint 17 Cinnamon and Mate

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Download News: Cinnamon PPA will no longer be maintained for Ubuntu users (muktware.com) TrueCrypt shuts down, conspiracy theorists go nuts (tomsguide.com) TrueCrypt isn’t dead.  It has been forked and moved to Switzerland  (softpedia.com) Oh, and Steve Gibson says it is … Continue reading

Written by mintcast@mintcast.org (Charles and Rothgar)

June 3rd, 2014 at 6:22 pm

mintCast 201 – Riding the Ubuntu LTS

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Download News: Mint 17 Qiana Cinnamon and Mate RCs available for download (Cinnamon) (Mate) (What’s new) Mozilla caves to DRM demands, breaks Cory Doctorow’s heart (theguardian.com) Oracle wins copyright ruling against Google over Android (eff.org) (reuters.com) Apple, Google call a … Continue reading

Written by mintcast@mintcast.org (Charles and Rothgar)

May 23rd, 2014 at 3:15 pm

mintCast 200 – mintCast Memories

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Download News: Gary Newell puts both mintCast and the Luddites in their place (everydaylinuxuser.com) Ubuntu Trusty Tahr: More Yawns, More Polish (linuxinsider.com) Ubuntu 14.10 gets a name (markshuttleworth.com) Even the most secure cloud storage may not be so secure, study … Continue reading

Written by mintcast@mintcast.org (Charles and Rothgar)

May 1st, 2014 at 7:57 pm

mintCast 199 – Online Backup Services

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Download News: Internet freaks out over Heartbleed OpenSSL bug (eweek.com.com) Linux Mint Monthly News – March (blog.linuxmint.com) Cinnamon 2.2 gets released (segfault.linuxmint.com) Tesla S Owners hack their cars, find Ubuntu (green.autoblog.org) The GNOME Foundation Is Running Short On Money (phoronix.com) The Raspberry Pi Foundation adds a new product to its lineup (raspberrypi.org) Main Topic: Online … … Continue reading

Written by mintcast@mintcast.org (Charles and Rothgar)

April 17th, 2014 at 7:32 pm

mintCast 198 – Personal Finances

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Download News: 1993: Term Spam Coined (dayintechhistory.com) 1951: UNIVAC I – First American Commercial Computer is Unveiled (dayintechhistory.com) Linux Mint 17 codenamed Qiana (linuxmint.com) Linux Mint might use the same LTS BASE for Linux Mint 17, 18, 19 and 20 (webupd8.org) Why Linux Mint is a worthwhile Windows XP replacement (zdnet.com) GOG.com to support Linux … … Continue reading

Written by mintcast@mintcast.org (Charles and Rothgar)

April 3rd, 2014 at 8:44 pm

mintCast 197 – Firefox vs Chrome

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Download News: Mate 1.8 released (segfault.linuxmint.com) Beta Goodies: mdm 1.5.1, mint-mdm-themes 1.5.1, mintlocale 1.1 (segfault.linuxmint.com) Mir not coming as default until 2016? (arstechnica.com) In sudden announcement, US to give up control of DNS root zone (arstechnica.com) New Zealand fruit distributor freshens up with Linux (computerworld.co.nz) Main Topic: Firefox vs Chrome Mozilla cancels development of Windows … … Continue reading

Written by mintcast@mintcast.org (Charles and Rothgar)

March 20th, 2014 at 11:05 am

mintCast 196 – Looking at LMDE

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Download News: Cinnamon developers target support for hi-dpi displays (segfault.linuxmint.com) Unified Locale Settings to get upgraded with a new Mint tool (segfault.linuxmint.com) Calligra 2.8 gets released, along with a new version of Krita (calligra.org) (smartcompany.com.au) EFF goes to court, quashes patent troll’s attempt to grab donor names (arstechnica.com) Learn Linux free & online from Harvard … … Continue reading

Written by mintcast@mintcast.org (Charles and Rothgar)

March 13th, 2014 at 9:16 pm