Episode 64: Privacy on the internet: Then vs Now
November 28th, 2022 | 46 mins 24 secs
4chan, address, apps, big data, communities, data collection, doxing, facebook, forums, internet, online dating, personal information, pii, privacy, reddit, safety, security, shopping, tracking
Jeff and JT discuss some of the differences between attitudes towards privacy online over time.
Episode 63: What's a professional?
November 14th, 2022 | 41 mins 5 secs
career, definition, development, getting paid, hobby, job, meaning, mechanic, photography, semantics
Jt asks Jeff what a professional is.
Episode 62: One does not simply become a manager
November 7th, 2022 | 45 mins 37 secs
company, development, devops, hiring, linux, management, open source, people skills, raise, review, salary, soft skills, takeover
Jeff ponders how someone makes the move into Management.
Episode 61: Getting back into the swing of things with feedback
October 31st, 2022 | 1 hr 3 mins
It's been a while, but we're back and covering feedback.
Episode 60: Why do Designers ruin everything?
April 4th, 2022 | 1 hr 7 mins
architecture, automobile design, building, buttons, car, classic styling, design, development, dress, fad, fashion, fast fashion, gti, infotainment, knobs, manufacturing, physical interaction, screens, suit, tactile feedback, tesla, ui, ux, vw, web design
JT asks Jeff why it is that Designers want to ruin everything
Episode 59: Tech that has failed vs tech that hasnt
March 14th, 2022 | 1 hr 17 mins
apple, beos, chopsticks, debate, disagreement, failure, hov lanes, linux, minidisc, netbooks, nfs, nokia communicator, open source, palm, phones, smartphones, smb, subcompact, sucess, tech, treo
JT talks about Tech he wishes didnt fail while Jeff talks about "tech" he wishes had.
Episode 58: Open Source Software's Consumer Protection Problem
March 7th, 2022 | 1 hr 15 mins
bsd, consumer protection, freebsd, gpl, hardware, liability, license, linux, mit, open source, product development, recall, software, suitability for purpose, testing, ul, underwriter labs, vw, warranty, whistleblower
JT asks Jeff if its a good thing that there's no consumer protections for software.
Episode 57: Does the Desktop need to be reimagined?
February 21st, 2022 | 1 hr 10 mins
95, apple, ar, configuration, de, desktop, development, gnome, hammer, kde, linux, mac, microsoft, open source, settings, ui, user, ux, vr, windows, wm
Jeff and JT discuss how some people really want to redesign the Linux Desktop Paradigm.
Episode 56: Jeff Defends the honor of Microsoft and NFTs
February 14th, 2022 | 1 hr 7 mins
activision, bethesda, blizzard, distribution, gamestop, microsoft, nfts, nintendo, playstation, skins, sony, steam, valve, xbox, zenamax
JT asks Jeff for his thoughts on Microsoft buying more game studios and as usual the conversation goes sideways
Episode 55: Exploiting Log4j to rant about Management
January 10th, 2022 | 1 hr 6 mins
JT and Jeff start talking about Log4j and then JT uses this as an opportunity to talk about what grinds his gears.
Episode 54: Pondering Nvidia's ARMs
December 27th, 2021 | 1 hr 1 min
ai, arm, blockchain, cpu, crypto, cryptocurrency, design, gpu, linux, mining, nvidia, open source, processor, rendering
Jeff and JT discuss the Nvidia/ARM deal and then go wildly off topic.
Episode 53: Jeff's Ponderings on File Retention
November 22nd, 2021 | 56 mins 26 secs
backups, file retention, open source, receipts, storage, tarsnap, truenas
Jeff asks JT about file retention strategies and then we go down rabbitholes.
Episode 52: Exposing a flaw in trusting Digital Evidence
November 15th, 2021 | 50 mins 40 secs
chain of custody, courts, ert, evidence, forensics, government, investigation, scif, trust
A guest comes on to talk about a flaw that exists in the trust of Digital Evidence.
Episode 51: Everybody wants to talk about Jeff's Brain
November 1st, 2021 | 1 hr 19 mins
add, adhd, attention, lazy, life skills, living healthy, mental health, neurodiverse, ptsd, taking breaks
Jeff and JT go over the feedback about the episode on Jeff's attention budget.
Episode 50: Open Source Software projects we wish existed
October 25th, 2021 | 1 hr 2 mins
ai, api, cookies, development, encryption, fintech, image analysis, linux, model training, open source, pcb, rdp, schematics, selinux, systemd, vnc, voice recognition, vtt
Jeff and JT discuss software projects they wish existed.
Episode 49: Jeff's Attention Budget
September 13th, 2021 | 54 mins 14 secs
attention, balance, development, health, life, scheduling, stress, time management, work
Jeff asks JT about how he manages his attention budget, and JT is confused by what this is.