UK podcaster and FOSS advocate.
September 19th, 2019 | 31 mins 7 secs
choice, converting, discovery, fedora, foss, it's okay to be new, jupiter broadcasting, korora, laptop, linux, podcast, ram, success, switching, thinkpad, ubuntu, xubuntu
There's lots to consider when setting someone up with Linux for the first time. User needs and expectations, distro choice, hardware, and so much more.
September 5th, 2019 | 29 mins 45 secs
arduino, badgy, cpap, discovery, distrohoppers, foss, hardware hacking, it's okay to be new, jupiter broadcasting, linux, oscar, podcast, slackel, slackware, sleep tracking
Getting into hardware hacking with Arduino, and analysing sleep data from CPAP machines.
August 22nd, 2019 | 30 mins 1 sec
css, discovery, distrohoppers, foss, html, hugo, it's okay to be new, jupiter broadcasting, linux, pclinuxos, plasma, podcast, static, website
We check out a great tool for learning web development basics, and Distrohoppers brings us mixed experiences.
August 8th, 2019 | 30 mins 46 secs
discovery, distrohoppers, endless os, flac, foss, gnome, it's okay to be new, jupiter broadcasting, linux, obs, obs studio, ostree, podcast, soundrecorder
Distrohoppers delivers a distro that divides us, and we check out the streaming and recording software OBS Studio.
July 25th, 2019 | 25 mins 46 secs
android, antergos, arch, cats, discovery, distrohoppers, endeavour os, foss, it's okay to be new, jupiter broadcasting, linux, newpipe, pisi linux, podcast, xfce, youtube
We take a look at the continuation of Antergos called Endeavour OS and are pretty impressed, and Distrohoppers delivers an interesting distro that's obsessed with cats.
July 11th, 2019 | 27 mins 58 secs
discovery, distrohoppers, foss, it's okay to be new, jupiter broadcasting, kodi, linux, plex, podcast, qubes os, samba
Distrohoppers brings us a fascinating distro where every application runs in its own VM. Plus Drew and Joe disagree on the best media solution.
June 27th, 2019 | 27 mins 10 secs
arcade, bash, discovery, distrohoppers, foss, game, gnome, i3, linux, podcast, regolith, rosa, screen recorder, ubuntu
Two new hosts join Joe to talk about a nice i3 implementation, and an amazing arcade game written in Bash.
June 13th, 2019 | 29 mins 24 secs
android, beginners, desktop, jupiter broadcasting, lineageos, linux, mobile, nvidia, podcast, shield, tablet, windows 7, zorinos
Zorin OS is described as “a powerful desktop you already know how to use.” It’s elegant, beginner-friendly and looks beautiful, too. Should we be paying more attention to it?
May 30th, 2019 | 29 mins 12 secs
arch, distro, intel, jupiter broadcasting, linux, nvidia, oryx pro, podcast, review, system76
He didn't stop at Xfce. Jason became that Arch Linux guy. Is it as challenging to install as we’ve been told? We discuss the hard way, and then the easier way.
May 16th, 2019 | 28 mins 4 secs
clear linux, community, contributing, github, intel, jupiter broadcasting, linux, open source, podcast
Practically overnight, Intel’s Clear Linux OS has turned into a distribution worth paying attention to. But is it ready for regular desktop Linux users?
May 2nd, 2019 | 31 mins 19 secs
community, idealism, jupiter broadcasting, linux, podcast, pragmatism, raspberry pi, richard stallman, rms, ubuntu mate
We take Ubuntu MATE 18.04 for a test drive on the Raspberry Pi 3. How does it compare to Raspbian? After that, a fascinating discussion about the Linux community.
April 18th, 2019 | 28 mins 29 secs
all-in-one, entroware, gnome, hardware, jupiter broadcasting, linux, manjaro, pc, podcast, review, xfce
Jason leaves the warm embrace of GNOME and finally tries Xfce for 24 hours. What happened took him by surprise!
April 4th, 2019 | 29 mins 42 secs
arch, gaming, getting started, hardware, jupiter broadcasting, linux, live usb, manjaro, podcast, thinkpad
The Linux Gaming Report rolls forward as Jason throws Manjaro 18 on the test bench and walks away shocked.
March 21st, 2019 | 31 mins 31 secs
fedora, gaming, gnome, jupiter broadcasting, librem 15, linux, podcast, pop!_os, proton, purism, solus, steam, system76, ubuntu, vulkan
Jason goes deeper down the rabbit hole by exploring the state of Steam gaming on 9 different Linux distributions. Find out how Fedora compares to Pop!_OS.
March 7th, 2019 | 31 mins 3 secs
distro challenge, fedora, gnome, jupiter broadcasting, linux, nextcloud, podcast, raspberry pi
The distro challenges roll on with Fedora Workstation. Jason shares his thoughts on getting it up and running, feeling at home with vanilla Gnome, and why Fedora may be perfect place for his Magic the Gathering addiction.
February 21st, 2019 | 33 mins 40 secs
emulator, gaming, jupiter broadcasting, lakka, linux, mate, opensuse, pinepook, podcast, raspberry pi, raspbian, retro, retropie, ubuntu
Jason finally discovers the bottomless well of potential that is the Raspberry Pi, and talks about his first experience with Raspbian. Then Joe and Jason take a nostalgic deep dive into retro gaming on both the Raspberry Pi and the Pinebook.