Hacker Public Radio

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Hacker Public Radio is an podcast that releases shows every weekday Monday through Friday. Our shows are produced by the community (you) and can be on any topic that are of interest to hackers and hobbyists.

NYbill troubleshoots a DIY kit of Ken Fallon's. The new toy: AmScope SE400-Z (The microscope has a nice working height underneath it so you can get your hands and tools in there.) The offending chip: http://www.mccsemi.com/up_pdf/SRV05-4L(SOT23-6L).pdf Pics for the episode:

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Greetings Hacker Public Radio listeners, Tony Hughes again coming all the way from Blackpool in the North West of the UK. Originally this show was going to be about some new kit that I have recently bought at my favourite computer auction. However as luck or actually bad luck should ...
## Links * [403(b) Tax-Sheltered Annuity Plans](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/403\(b\)) * [United States Savings Bonds](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Savings_Bonds) * [Guitar Maker Robert Ruck](http://www.classicguitar.com/robert-ruck-usarobert-ruck-usa/)
2588 HPR2588: Miniature painting July 4, 2018
tuturto rambles about miniature painting while painting some ancient British units (horses for chariots to be specific) for De Bellis Antiquitatis. * De Bellis Antiquitatis is a quick to learn, quick to play war game for ancient period (and a bit more) - * Army Painter is paint, brush ...
While cleaning out the gutters, Knightwise talks about cleaning out the digital gutters of his information consumption and looking for geeky ways to get his information fix.
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Ever have a remote control that didn't seem to be working ? With this AMAZING LIFE HACK you can see the unseen OK all it is is looking at the remote using your camera - but still...
Plot twists come in several varieties, and can produce different effects in stories. They can be powerful tools, done correctly, but quickly become trite and predictable if over-used, or used poorly. What's the best way to include them? And when might it be a mistake to even try?
2583 HPR2583: Random Rant June 27, 2018
### Citations * *
_How easy is it for your potential contributors to contribute? Klaatu looks at three open source and open culture projects to determine how easy they make it for your potential contributors to contribute?_
2580 HPR2580: Diabetes June 22, 2018
For the last 15 years or so Diabetes has been a central fact in my life, and I needed to learn what to do about it. I think I discovered a way I can live with it and still have a good quality of life * * * ...
2579 HPR2579: Ubuntu 18.04 Mate June 21, 2018
## Ubuntu Mate 18.04 Good day to all you HPR Listers. Sorry that its been a while since I recorded a show, but as they say life has got in the way over the last few months, and I've spent quite a bit of it away from the home front. ...
This was episode 102 of the LinuxLUGcast. So the LinuxLUGcast is an open podcast/LUG that meets every first and third friday of the month using mumble. This method of running a podcast leaves it open to anyone showing up (which is what we want because it gets difficult for fiftyonefifty ...
2577 HPR2577: Emigration June 19, 2018
Confused about leaving your homeland for greener pastures? Maybe this episode will shed some light on the subject. Public domain music from [archive.org](https://archive.org/details/Americasnationalanthem). Can you find your national anthem? Do you know all the words to your national anthem? Either way, you should be ashamed of yourself.
* **P1 Språket** * **P1 Vetenskapsradion Historia** * **Medierna i P1** * **@mediasres** * **Europa heute** * **Computer und Kommunikation**
2575 HPR2575: Quick Tips June 2018 June 15, 2018
* sites that required two factor tips * Referb your can opener * Referb your powerwheels * Humidifier filter DIY * free anonymous email over TOR
Klaatu discusses the advantages and disadvantages of going [mostly] cash-only
A git rebase is like a git merge done through rose-coloured glasses. You can see it for yourself by doing this little experiment. Assuming the `alice` directory is a valid git repository: $ cd alice $ echo "foo" >> rebase.episode $ git add rebase.episode ; git commit -m 'begin rebase ...
2572 HPR2572: What's in my tool kit June 12, 2018
* The bag is a [Dell backpack laptop carrier](https://www.ebay.com/itm/Dell-Laptop-Backpack/253469390106?hash=item3b03f3f51a:g:RL8AAOSw8GFanVvM) * has 5 pockets * 2 small side pockets * small front accessory pockets * medium middle tool pockets * large main pocket with interior zippered pocket the padded laptop section is well padded and roomy enough for 2 slim 15" ...
2571 HPR2571: Kill Dr. Lucky June 11, 2018
Details about [Kill Doctor Lucky](http://paizo.com/products/btpy9ijp?Kill- Doctor-Lucky) on Paizo.com.