In this episode nine Peter and Ezra discuss two conferences that happened recently, the May PINE64 Community Update and some more community news. They also answer four community questions and ask kindly for more!

What have we been up to lately?

App of the Episode


Linux App Summit

AlpineConf 2021


We have links to the video recordings, the Big Blue Button room recordings (which contain the Q&As) and the conference itself in the shownotes.

PINE64 Community Update May: Connection established

PineBook Pro

Our Opinions On LoRaWAN

Custom Firmware tryout progress?

Community engagement πŸ˜€

Listener Questions

Blort asked on Tilvids:

When are we going to hear/see more about the PineCube?

Sadly no, but Ezra commits to reporting about his successes and failures in the next episode!

Rice Cake asked on YouTube:

Have you guys thought about verified boot camp n pinephone? πŸ™‚

Content to read on the topic: Protecting Linux devices with verified boot, from ROM to Userspace.

If you have experimented with this on the PinePhone, please get in touch!

iNTRa asked on YouTube:

Do either of you have your own channels that you post on?

Ezra writes on, and publishes videos on Odysee or YouTube.

Peter writes on and publishes Video Odysee, Peertube and YouTube.

Deon Denis asked on Youtube:

How about a FM radio back cover?

Apologies for saying I-two-C, it’s I-square-C. We don’t really know beyond this: RTP’s SDR Experiments

Again: If you know more about this, please tell us about it!

Feedback and Questions welcome!

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