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Microsoft has purchased GitHub, sending shock-waves through the free software community. We discuss the bidding war that took place, and it leaves us questioning what the future of Electron might be. Plus we’ve found a great batch of Linux apps you're going to want to try, NextCloud turns two, big changes to the KWin project, and the details on Samsung’s Chromebook Plus landing Linux app support.Sponsored By:TingVisit linux.ting.com and get a $25 discount off a device, or $25 in service credit if you bring one!Linux AcademyVisit linuxacademy.com/unplugged to support the show and sign up for a 7 day free trial.DigitalOceanVisit do.co/unplugged for a limited time special offer, or enter dounplugged after you create your account for a $10 credit. Promo Code: dounpluggedLinks:Facebook made an AI that convincingly turns one style of music into anotherMicrosoft to acquire GitHub for $7.5 billionGitHub: Interest from Google and others, revenue about $300 millionMoving the pfSense® Documentation to GitHubHello,…