Full Circle Podcast #8: More Opinion Than You Can Handle
In this episode, Dave and Ed argue about evolution… of Ubuntu One and Lubuntu.
News: Mostly Maverick Development.
Games: Ed’s been reviewing Osmos, but playing on an X-Box; Dave reviews a Nexus One Android phone.
Opinion: Why we need Lubuntu
Interview: Part I of the Lubuntu Project
Opinion: What services do we want in UbuntuOne
Keynote: Part II of Mark Shuttleworth’s keynote from UDS
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- Robin Catling (blog at http://catlingmindswipe.blogspot.com/)
- Ed Hewitt (blog at http://www.edhewitt.co.uk/)
- Dave Wilkins… is, in fact, Spartacus
Additional audio by Victoria Pritchard
01.46 | WELCOME and INTRO
02.22 | SINCE LAST TIME…
Ed: Got distracted by Red Dead Redemption by Rockstar Games on X-Box 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
04.10 | REVIEW: We highlight Issue #37 of Full Circle Magazine.
- Opinion – Helping NEw Users by Gord Campbell.
- Review – Lubuntu 10.04 by Dan and Robin.
- How-to – Media streaming by Phil Kramer.
06.38 | NEWS: Mostly Maverick development
- Application Menu now in testing
- New Network Applet in testing
- History added to Software Center
- Faster and colourful Calculator!
- Plans for Maverick
Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter
- BTRFS is candidate file-system for Maverick
- Breaking news: Maverick Alpha 1 Released
24.56 | CONTRIBUTE
Because Victoria asks so nicely…
25.30 | INTERVIEW: Lubuntu Team interview
In Part One, Mario Behling and Hong Phuc Dong introduce the Lubuntu Project
38.00 | OPINION: Ubuntu-One
What new services would you like to see next in Ubuntu One?
46.34 | GAMING:
Thanks to Hemisphere [link] for OSMOS [link] review copy [Ed]
53.15 | GUEST SPOT: 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)
Full speech (video): http://blip.tv/file/3601671
1:09.12 | FEEDBACK:
1:25.39 | WRAP and OUTRO
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Runtime: 1hr 22mins 10seconds