Podcast Season 2 Episode 9


Title: Google Gaggle

In this episode: We discuses the three big Linux-related announcements from Google. We present our amazing discoveries from the last fortnight and ask whether anyone is excited by the HP Slate.

What's in the show:

  • News:
      Three big Google announcements. First, it has released WebM, an open source media container to compete with H264. This was followed by Android 2.2, full of new features for your mobile, and Google TV, bringing Google goodness to your living room.
  • You Dare Us:
      Move along, nothing to see here.
  • Discovery of the week:
    • Mike: Hex editing on the command line with 'xxd -r'
    • Andrew:
    • Graham: Use xinput to setup multitouch on your Synaptics touchpad.
    • Paul:
      • Python ain't so bad.
      • Talk cautiously at Nigerian weddings.
      • and Marvin computers.
  • In the Hot Seat:
    • Mike Saunders is this episode's reluctant hero.
  • Open Ballot:

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Presenters: Andrew Gregory, Paul Hudson, Graham Morrison and Mike Saunders

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