"Live, Laugh, Leave Us Alone," Disney+ marches on to world domination, Microsoft wants to own Pinterest, CDPR gets hacked & more!

Talking about Disney+ hitting 94 mil subscribers, Microsoft wanting to buy Pinterest and a whole lot more! https://www.patreon.com/posts/47456748 https://linode.com/offtopical

Published Friday February 12th 2021 - 11:02 am EST Length: 54:03 — Filesize: 20.1 Mb

We're BACK! Huawei's Disinfo War PLUS what smartphone is best for everyday consumer's privacy?

Wolfgang and I chat about the news this week. Check it out and show our sponsor some love: https://linode.com/offtopical

Published Friday February 5th 2021 - 12:02 pm EST Length: 59:22 — Filesize: 21.6 Mb

"Mr. Picard," Sony/Microsoft Team Up on Cloud Gaming, Star Trek: Picard Leaks, and more!

Microsoft courts Sony with a “collaboration” on Cloud gaming services, plus Purism’s Librem One launch hits some roadbumps, Star Trek: Picard has a few photos from set leaked online and MORE https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/624-episode-36-show-notes

Published Monday November 2nd 2020 - 11:11 pm EST Length: 31:35 — Filesize: 20.6 Mb

"I'm gonna stop talking before I get myself into trouble," GNOME devs say it's time to stop theming and MORE!

PlayDate makes for an interesting new *Panic* venture, plus GNOME app devs are fed up with distros theming themselves just to be different, and MORE! https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/628

Published Monday November 2nd 2020 - 11:11 pm EST Length: 32:54 — Filesize: 20.5 Mb

"Stadia is just confusing," New Proton & OpenRA Releases, Stadia Pricing Details & MORE!

Proton 4.2-6 released, OpenRA blog post details new features, Google Stadia pricing details are just confusing, and just in case you missed my latest video... https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/681

Published Monday November 2nd 2020 - 11:11 pm EST Length: 34:00 — Filesize: 21.5 Mb

"Raven's Back!" Plus, Google says it cares about your privacy, Atari VCS Preorders Open, and more!

Raven is BACK and we’re here with a brand new episode of the show! Atari VCS Preorders are Live, CERN ditches Microsoft over licensing fees, and so much more! https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/692

Published Monday November 2nd 2020 - 11:11 pm EST Length: 1:24:13 — Filesize: 53.7 Mb

"This one is R-rated," Librem 5 vs. PinePhone, DOTA Underlords impresses, and MORE!

Librem 5 vs. PinePhone? Ubuntu ends 32-bit, WINE, gaming support. DOTA Underlords released for Linux, mobile. EA Says their gambling mechanics are ethical. Lenovo Laptops can have Linux pre-installed on them? https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/695

Published Monday November 2nd 2020 - 11:11 pm EST Length: 1:13:25 — Filesize: 47.7 Mb

"Oggling over G3s," Jony Ives leaves Apple, Twitter's new rules give special treatment to the world's elite and MORE!

Twitter clarifies its rules about world leaders breaking its rules. And the rules don’t apply to them, apparently, Jony Ive is leaving Apple, FCC allows Verizon to lock devices for 60 days, and MORE https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/701

Published Monday November 2nd 2020 - 11:11 pm EST Length: 1:04:59 — Filesize: 44.2 Mb

"I'm Too Much of an Optimist," Mozilla is an #InternetVillain, Steam Controller 2.0 rumors and MORE!

Rumor has it, Valve are working on a new Steam Controller. What features would you like to see? A big part of the Internet went down this week, we get to the bottom of it... In the UK, 30,000 online followers makes you an Internet celebrity. Surprisingly, not a "Cyber Celebrity" https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/706

Published Monday November 2nd 2020 - 11:11 pm EST Length: 1:02:30 — Filesize: 35 Mb

"If you have an iPhone, that's on you," Plus Siri and Google's Assistant are always listening, and GIVEAWAY CODES!

Subscribe to the podcast on YouTube! https://youtu.be/FaLMy8bvsCU

Published Monday November 2nd 2020 - 11:11 pm EST Length: 1:17:21 — Filesize: 40.9 Mb

"These companies want to own you," Wal-mart wants a cryptocoin, Google wants to authorize your online presence.

Google says you're still using compromised passwords, Apple sued because iCloud is really Google and Azure--forgot to mention it, Georgia ordered to switch to paper ballots. Walmart wants in on crypto. https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/766

Published Monday November 2nd 2020 - 11:11 pm EST Length: 1:22:58 — Filesize: 39.8 Mb

"I won't shut up about this," Librem 5 August Update, Valve makes an oopsie, and YouTube news

Purism shows the August progress for the Librem 5, plus Valve rejects a security researcher's issue, Apple Card is the most Apple thing Apple's ever Apple'd, and YouTube is suddenly being cool, but still YouTube. https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/777

Published Monday November 2nd 2020 - 11:11 pm EST Length: 1:15:58 — Filesize: 37.3 Mb

"March of the Librem 5," Purism's roll-out plans plus your listener questions!

Heavy Element

Published Monday November 2nd 2020 - 11:11 pm EST Length: 1:14:48 — Filesize: 38.4 Mb

"We've been doing this for a YEAR,"🎂 GNOME 3.34 released, Hello Games continues to support Proton

GNOME 3.34 releasae, Hello Games improves Linux Proton support for No Man's Sky, Nintendo sues another ROM site https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/802

Published Monday November 2nd 2020 - 11:11 pm EST Length: 1:17:11 — Filesize: 37.6 Mb

Interview with Ikey Doherty of LispySnake, LTD

Watch on YouTube https://youtu.be/_C0g0VQ5QJ0

Published Monday November 2nd 2020 - 11:11 pm EST Length: 32:53 — Filesize: 15.3 Mb

"The Russian Internet will be the death of us all"

EU's Highest court rules EU citizens, member countries can block "illegal" content worldwide, vaping related illness damages lung tissue like Mustard Gas and more https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/832-episode-49-show-notes

Published Monday November 2nd 2020 - 11:11 pm EST Length: 1:05:13 — Filesize: 32 Mb

"I Hate Microsoft's Emoji Key", Hands-on Librem 5 news, Valve's "Remote Play Together" and MORE!

Check out the show notes: https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/846-episode-50-show-notes

Published Monday November 2nd 2020 - 11:11 pm EST Length: 1:14:19 — Filesize: 37.3 Mb

"You can cut that part out," 2020 update, EA Bans Linux Players & More!

Check out the show notes: https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/885

Published Monday November 2nd 2020 - 11:11 pm EST Length: 34:44 — Filesize: 17 Mb

"Litigious Larry," and an especially off topic Off Topical

In this episode we talk about Oracle, Larry Ellison, and the kerfuffle around ZFS and the Linux Kernel. Plus we chat about The Windows Terminal and a few other things. And then we just shoot breeze. https://forum.heavyelement.io/d/886

Published Monday November 2nd 2020 - 11:11 pm EST Length: 1:15:46 — Filesize: 37.4 Mb