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FLOSS Weekly (Audio)


We're not talking dentistry here; FLOSS is all about Free Libre Open Source Software. Join host Doc Searls and his rotating panel of co-hosts every Wednesday as they talk with the most interesting and important people in the Open Source and Free Software community. Records live every Wednesday at 12:30pm Eastern / 9:30am Pacific / 16:30 UTC.


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Latest Episodes

Jonathan Corbet of LWN tells Doc Searls and Shawn Powers what's happening with the Linux Kernel, including the ascendence of Rust, the role of companies that employ developers and maintainers, the needs for more maintainers, plus diversity, and the g... more

4 days ago

Andy Parsons, director of the Content Authenticity Initiative at Adobe gives Doc Searls and Katherine Druckman a lot of confidence that we really can change the Web and the world for the better. If you care about eliminating dis- and mis-information,... more

11 days ago

Now free and independent as ever after his time at Microsoft, Linux legend Miguel de Icaza goes deep into cryptocurrencies, Web3, the EU's new DMA and many other topics on this episode of FLOSS Weekly with Doc Searls and Dan Lynch. more

18 days ago


4.5 out of 5 stars from 180 ratings
  • My go-to podcast for Free, Libre, Open Source Software information

    Podcast Addict
    [email protected]
    8 months ago
  • Audio Quality

    Tried this show again since I haven’t listened in a few years. The audio is terrible. I couldn’t continue listening with the static.

    Apple Podcasts
    United States10 months ago
  • Great show. Keeping Up with the open source community

    Podcast Addict
    a year ago
  • Great podcast this new host brings very interesting personalities of the free software community

    Podcast Addict
    2 years ago
  • Bareos interview train wreck

    Interviewers had no knowledge of product and operations. but then go on to ignore their guest ask questions already answered. more

    Apple Podcasts
    Australia3 years ago

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