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Bitcoin Trolls | Tech Talk Today 63

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Steam rolls out a big overhaul that leaves us quite impressed, the FTC goes after Butterfly Labs for scamming their customers, and Chris shares his personal story.

Plus the bugs biting iOS 8 users, 4k TV gets cheaper & much more!

Written by Jupiter Broadcasting

September 23rd, 2014 at 11:58 am

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HPR1602: An Open Source News Break from Opensource.com

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In this episode: Data-driven journalism with Journalism++, open source password management, and open electronics with Spark. Links: http://opensource.com/life/14/7/open-data-living-hype-one-data-journalist-weighs http://opensource.com/life/14/7/managing-passwords-open-source-way http://opensource.com/life/14/7/interview-zach-supalla-spark

Written by semioticrobotic

September 22nd, 2014 at 6:00 pm

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Xamarin Sham | CR 120

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Developers all over the web are chiming in on the short comings (or lack there of) of Xamarin’s tools. Have developers been sold a hope and a lie?

Plus why Android continues to come in second for developers, your feedback & more!

Written by Jupiter Broadcasting

September 22nd, 2014 at 5:08 pm

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Ever Shifting Google | Tech Talk Today 62

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The Oculus Platform has been announced, and promises to deliver an app store for VR games and experiences. But will this lead to watered down cheap VR games that doom the Oculus to triviality?

And Our jury weighs if we are seeing another nail in the coffin for Google+ or just a new perspective from Google.

Then DuckDuckGo gets a setback in China, Apple sells an unbelievable amount if iPhones over the weekend & much more!

Written by Jupiter Broadcasting

September 22nd, 2014 at 12:11 pm

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Upgrade Your Photos | FauxShow 194

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Angela and Russell (therealawesomesauce) show you their practical tips and tricks for taking amazing photos with any camera. Plus an in-depth look and some of the props, products and techniques you can use to upgrade your next photo.

Written by Jupiter Broadcasting

September 21st, 2014 at 8:00 pm

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HPR1601: Howto Install LAMP

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If you're just starting out as a web developer or designer, you should know about LAMP and how to use it. This episode introduces you to the basics. LAMP (software bundle) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia LAMP is an acronym for an archetypal model of web service solution stacks, originally consisting of largely interchangeable components: Linux, the Apache HTTP Server, the MySQL relational database management system, and the PHP programming language. As a solution stack, LAMP is suitable for building dynamic web sites and web applications. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LAMP_%28software_bundle%29

Written by klaatu

September 21st, 2014 at 6:00 pm

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Security Onion Review | LAS 331

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Security Onion can turn you into a network super warrior, with its easy to setup IDS, Network Syslog, and more. We'll show you how to take advantage of some of the best tools in open source, from beginner to expert!

Plus a great new game for Linux, Uselessd looks needed but is stirring up drama, why Gnome 3.14 will be the best Gnome yet & more!

Written by Jupiter Broadcasting

September 21st, 2014 at 5:39 pm

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S07E25 – The One Where the Monkey Gets Away

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Just Laura Cowen and Alan Pope are in Studio L for Season Seven, Episode Twenty-Five of the Ubuntu Podcast!

Apologies for the terrible audio quality in this episode. It turns out one of the channels on the compressor is broken and we didn’t realise until much later on.

In this week’s show:-

We’ll be back next week, when we’ll have some interviews from JISC, and we’ll go through your feedback.

Please send your comments and suggestions to: podcast@ubuntu-uk.org
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September 20th, 2014 at 7:30 am

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Going Linux #256 · Assistive Technology-Introduction

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Going Linux #256 · Assistive Technology-Introduction

In today's episode, an introduction to assistive technology for desktop computers. Assistive technology is known by several names: Accessible technology, adaptive technology, rehabilitative devices, accessible computing, assistive devices, and more. Whatever it's called, it's designed to provide assistance to people with disabilities and impairments to help them improve or maintain the capabilities that their condition is preventing.

Episode 256 Time Stamps
00:00 Going Linux #256 · Assistive Technology-Introduction
00:15 Introduction
00:45 Welcome back Bill!
05:06 Assistive Technology
06:02 What is assistive technology?
08:00 What is assistive technology for computers?
08:03 Screen Readers
14:57 Screen magnification
16:56 OpenDyslexic font
18:01 Head and eye tracking software
21:06 On-screen keyboards
21:45 Not just for the disabled
23:08 Why is assistive technology important for the disabled?
24:03 Jonathan Nadeau
26:13 Next time: Advanced
26:47 goinglinux.com, goinglinux@gmail.com, +1-904-468-7889, @goinglinux, feedback, listen, subscribe
27:53 End

Written by Larry Bushey

September 20th, 2014 at 2:00 am

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The Oracle retires | Tech Talk Today 61

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Larry Ellison steps down, and we reflect on the moment. Microsoft has another round of layoffs and Google is ready to drop some big cash on YouTube stars.

Plus legit Netflix streaming is coming to Linux soon & more!

Written by Jupiter Broadcasting

September 19th, 2014 at 11:38 am

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