2662 HPR2662: Repairing a motherboard Oct. 16, 2018
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 Used same Slackware USB from old tower Used soldering iron from Amazon - Weller WLC100 40-Watt Soldering Station https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000AS28UC/ref=ohauidetailpageo02s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 https://photos.app.goo.gl/VpRxvZLBy49PCo5DA
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2661 HPR2661: My Music Production Setup Oct. 15, 2018
## 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: ...
2660 HPR2660: Installing a bootloader on an Arduino Oct. 12, 2018
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 ...
2659 HPR2659: Further ancillary Bash tips - 11 Oct. 11, 2018
# 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 ...
2658 HPR2658: Questions on podcast production Oct. 10, 2018
# 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 ...
2657 HPR2657: Why we are all going to shit in 30 years due to computers Oct. 9, 2018
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. ...
2656 HPR2656: Explaining the controls on my Amateur HF Radio Part 2 Oct. 8, 2018
## 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
2653 HPR2653: Using the EXACT Function in Excel Oct. 3, 2018
The function looks like `=EXACT(A1,D1)` and its purpose is to tell you if `A1` contains the exact same value as `D1` or not.
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)
2649 HPR2649: More ancillary Bash tips - 10 Sept. 27, 2018
# 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, ...
2648 HPR2648: Explaining the controls on my Amateur HF Radio Part 1 Sept. 26, 2018
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
Nerf * *
2646 HPR2646: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - Interview with Steve and Gerrard from the Liverpool Astronomical society. Sept. 24, 2018
In this episode I talk to Steve and Gerard from the Liverpool Astronomical society. * * *
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 ...
2644 HPR2644: Error on show 2642 Sept. 20, 2018
The right podcast is: * **Kvalificerat Hemligt**
2643 HPR2643: The Payoff In Storytelling Sept. 19, 2018
Lostnbronx takes a quick look at how story endings need to be structured in order to be satisfying. Lots of endings are possible, but they don’t all require the same treatment. Some can be abrupt, some can be sad, but all of them need to meet certain emotional expectations.
2642 HPR2642: My swedish and german Podcasts Part 2 Sept. 18, 2018
* **Helt sant** * **Brysselbubblan** * **Fri tanke podcast** * **Chaosradio** * **Radio Tux** * **Heiseshow**
2641 HPR2641: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - interview with Rachel from the MicroBit Foundation Sept. 17, 2018
In this episode I talk to Rachel Lancaster from the Micro:Bit foundation. * *