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
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
September 6th, 2021 | 54 mins 10 secs
archive, backups, family history, history, linux, memory, open source, records
Jeff and JT discuss an era of the early digital world, that has been lost to time.
August 23rd, 2021 | 1 hr 3 mins
algorithms, analysis, data, development, git, google, historical data, lumina desktop, maps, noaa, open source, rollback, time code, time stamp, version control, version history, weahter, zfs
Jeff raises the issue of the temporal nature of data and why that annoys him.
August 16th, 2021 | 43 mins 14 secs
agile, corporate it, developer, development, education, fraud, honesty, imposter, learning, linux, management, ojt, open source, team, teamwork
Jeff and JT discuss various aspects of the industry wide Imposter Syndrome Problem.
August 2nd, 2021 | 52 mins 22 secs
bad management, bad practices, bash, corporate it, development, devops, fraud, imposter syndrome, linux, open source, scripts, sysadmin
Jeff and JT vents about people he has worked with in the past in his IT career.