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.

Well Ken made another call for shows and as my recent interview series has come to an end by the time you listen to this here is a short review of a USB3 2.5inch HDD/SSD caddy I got from E-bay a few weeks ago. As many of you who have listened to my previous ramblings know I frequent a local Computer auction and recently they have had some cheap 128Gig SSD’s for sale and I managed to pick several up at a good price. After using some to upgrade some desktop PC’s to SSD I had a couple of these ...

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## Continued from hpr2549 :: DVD ripping using old hardware Acquired new user tower, replaced old tower with blown caps Dell Pentium 4 CPU 3.20GHz, 2Gb RAM sudo shred -n 5 -vz /dev/sdX -n, --iterations=N -v, --verbose show progress -z, --zero add a final overwrite with zeros to hide shredding ...
## Previous Music Production Setup * Master Tracks Pro: * Kawai K4 synthesizer: * Apple GarageBand: ## Current Music Production Setup * Qtractor: * JACK: * QJackCtl: * Hydrogen Drum Machine: * Yoshimi: * Amsynth: * Fluidsynth: * WhySynth: ...
In this show you will learn how to install a bootloader on an Arduino using another Arduino via In-Circuit Serial Programming (ICSP) All credit goes to [M-SHORT](https://www.sparkfun.com/users/150033) over at [SparkFun](https://learn.sparkfun.com/tutorials/installing-an-arduino- bootloader) for the excellent tutorial. 1. Arduino IDE > File > Examples > 11.ArduinoISP > ArduinoISP 2. Tools > Board ...
# Further ancillary Bash tips - 11 This is the eleventh episode in the _Bash Tips_ sub-series. It is the third of a group of shows about making decisions in Bash. In the last two episodes we saw the types of test Bash provides, and we looked briefly at some ...
# HPR Chat with Al Al asks Dave a number of questions about podcast audio recording and post- production. ## Al is thinking of doing National Podcast Post Month in November National Podcast Post Month (or [NaPodPoMo](http://napodpomo.org/)) is a challenge in a similar vein to National Novel Writing Month (or ...
Now, this is not a doom and gloom lecture. Actually it is a talk about what is going to happen in the next 30 years. It is a talk about what is called “postcapitalism”. It is a talk about how almost all jobs are going to disappear due to automation. ...
## Radio Mode and frequency controls on Amateur HF Radio TS940S * UK HF band plan information * Morse code (CW), Carrier Wave * Article about Sideband, including Lower Side Band (LSB) and Upper Side Band (USB) * Amplitude Modulation (AM) * Frequency Modulation (FM) ...
2655 HPR2655: Sleep Apnea and Afib Oct. 5, 2018
The last of my personal health issue shows covers two related issues, Sleep Apnea and Atrial Fibrillation. They are related because Sleep Apnea is a cause of Atrial Fibrillation. Fortunately both can be controlled if you follow medical directions. * * * *
2654 HPR2654: Making Crepes Oct. 4, 2018
## Crepe Recipe: * 1 cup of flour * 1 cup of milk * 1 egg * 1 pinch of salt ### Cinnamon Sugar Mixture Recipe: * 1 part cinnamon (or less) * 8 parts sugar
2650 HPR2650: My Pocket Knife Sept. 28, 2018
The pocket knife Shane talks about is the Number 6 knife made by the French company Opinel, It costs about $20 (Canadian). This version has a walnut handle. [ ![Opinel pocket knife with ham and cheese sandwich](http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps/hpr2650-small.jpg) ](http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps/hpr2650.jpg)
# More ancillary Bash tips - 10 ## Making decisions in Bash This is my tenth contribution to the [_Bash Scripting_](http://hackerpublicradio.org/series.php?id=42 "*Bash Scripting* series") series under the heading of _Bash Tips_. The previous episodes are listed below in the Links section. We are currently looking at decision making in Bash, ...
In this episode, I cover the transmit section controls. ## Related links for the TS940S Amateur HF Radio * TS940 Overview * TS940 Review * TS940 User Manual ### Further info and clarification Below I’ll cover some of the items I missed or didn’t understand when I ...
2647 HPR2647: More Quick Tips Sept. 25, 2018
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2645 HPR2645: Blinking LED Sept. 21, 2018
During the New Year Show Ken soldered a component tester. Unfortunately this did not work. NYBill offered to fix it and he succeeded in his show [hpr2591 :: International Troubleshooting](http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps.php?id=2591). When he shipped it back he included two 555 timers with the message: _Now, figure out how to make LED's ...
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