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.

I discuss all the challenges we have seen so far during the Advent of Code and talk about what they entailed and how hard they were to solve.

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## Another in the chat series from Edinburgh ### Hosted by [MrX](http://hackerpublicradio.org/correspondents.php?hostid=201 "MrX") and [Dave Morriss](http://hackerpublicradio.org/correspondents.php?hostid=225 "Dave Morriss") This time we met up for breakfast on Sunday 24th November in a pub/restaurant in an area called [Hillend](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hillend,_Edinburgh "Hillend, Midlothian"), just outside Edinburgh in [Midlothian](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Midlothian "Midlothian municipal district"). The hill close …
2970 HPR2970: The Fediverse Dec. 20, 2019
The Fediverse is the name given to the collection of social media platforms that are distributed and interconnected. Distributed means that the servers are not centrally controlled, but are available to users in a variety of forms and conditions. And interconnected means they use protocols that are designed to allow …
## Intro Every spaceship in game needs a crew to operate it. Smaller ships with fewer components require less crew than huge ones with lots of components. ## Types Unit stats lists amount of crew required to operate a spaceship and if they need sleeping quarters. data UnitStats = UnitStats …
## Introduction In the last part of my story (show [1811](http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=1811 "Life and Times of a Geek part 2") in 2015) I told you about some of my experiences at the University of Manchester as a postgraduate student from around 1973. Today I want to talk a little more about …
Today’s episode is about the landscape of professional wrestling today, the hierarchy, and how it came to be that way, and a brief explanation of different styles of professional wrestling.
Hello, good people of Hacker Public Radio, my name is Paul Quirk and this is my very first ever podcast. I would like to give credit Klaatu of Gnu World Order for making me aware of Hacker Public Radio, which I’ve been a listener of for the past year. As …
I'm trying to make sure that this show doesn't come across as as advertisment placement on HPR I won't provide a link to our application (which wouldn't help a lot anyway as we don't really have much of a web site anyway.). However I'll link to some of the technical …
It's probably because of a non-conformist streak in me, but I've never liked traditional neckties. In fact I never wanted to wear any ties until I got my first bolo tie, which was sufficiently different from everyone else and easy enough to put on that I decided I could wear …
We talk about terms often used when using Kubernetes. Terms we talk about * Node - Machine to run jobs on. * Cluster - Grouping of nodes to deploy work to. * Container - Compute unit that we can run in the cloud * Pod - One or more containers …
2960 HPR2960: Dehydrated Foods Dec. 6, 2019
I have begun to dehydrate fruits and vegetables at home with my own dehydrator, and it lets me have fresher products without all of the additives. In this episode I discuss both the why and the how. * * * * * [https://smile.amazon.com/Beginners-Guide-Dehydrating-Food-2nd/dp/1635860245/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=The+Beginner%27s+Guide+to+Dehydrating+Food%2C+2nd+Edition%3A+How+to+Preserve+All+Your+Favorite+Vegetables%2C+Fruits%2C+Meats%2C+and+Herbs&qid;=1570990745&s;=books&sr;=1-1](https://smile.amazon.com/Beginners-Guide-Dehydrating-Food-2nd/dp/1635860245/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=The+Beginner%27s+Guide+to+Dehydrating+Food%2C+2nd+Edition%3A+How+to+Preserve+All+Your+Favorite+Vegetables%2C+Fruits%2C+Meats%2C+and+Herbs&qid;=1570990745&s;=books&sr;=1-1) * * …
In today's show Ken interviews Josh Clements from the [gpodder.net](https://gpodder.net) project. Josh answered the [call to arms](https://github.com/gpodder/mygpo/blob/master/maintainer-needed.md) he heard on the [Ubuntu Podcast](https://ubuntupodcast.org/2019/08/08/s12e18-pilotwings/). We discuss _the plan_ and explain how you can also get involved. ### Links * * * * * * * …
2958 HPR2958: Haskell modules Dec. 4, 2019
With small programs it’s easy enough to have all code in single file. But as the program grows, you eventually want to organize things into separate files. In this episode I’ll talk a bit how to define modules and how to use them. ## Defining Each module is defined in …
**Ever** Written/Directed by Josh Beck Starring Wendy McColm & Christina Elizabeth Smith Cinematography by Micah Van Hove Running Time: 1:37:42 A young woman named Ever, while grieving over a devastating loss, meets Emily, who helps her to heal and find love again.
## New hosts Welcome to our new hosts: [Nihilazo](http://hackerpublicradio.org/correspondents.php?hostid=381), [Daniel Persson](http://hackerpublicradio.org/correspondents.php?hostid=382). ## Last Month's Shows Id | Day | Date | Title | Host ---|---|---|---|--- **[2935](http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2935)** | Fri | 2019-11-01 | [The work of fire fighters, part 3](http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2935) | [Jeroen Baten](http://hackerpublicradio.org/correspondents.php?hostid=369) **[2936](http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2936)** | Mon | 2019-11-04 | [HPR Community News …
In this episode, I talk about different techniques that we can use to predict the outcome of some question depending on input features. The different techniques I will go through are the ZeroR and OneR that will create a baseline for the rest of the methods. Next up, we have …
TV and pro wrestling go hand in hand. Both have fed off of each other, and with the internet we are now exposed to many different promotions with their own visual style in order to broadcast wrestling in the ring.
Osdisc.com is the website that I mentioned while distro hopping. Unfortunately, as of August 2019, their site is no longer sending CD’s/DVD’s. How I recorded: Android phone, lapel mic, and Audio Recorder app found here: And here:
Printing on demand website: