BTS Podcast Season 1 Episode 2

March 12, 2018 in #podcast #ubuntu #linux #raspberry pi #windows 8 #software development #python #mastodon #gaming

"Moving swiftly on..."

After a successful pilot the BTS Podcast returns with an all-new soundtrack, better voice recording equipment and a bimonthly schedule I'm determined to stick to.

DRM-free audio files: Ogg MP3. Runtime: 31:45. Subscribe

In this episode...


Main topic: Frequently-asked tech questions

  • Isn't GNU/Linux just a command line operating system that hard-core nerds use?
  • I'm new to GNU/Linux, which distribution would you recommend?
  • Should I try fully-free distributions like Trisquel GNU/Linux?
  • What advice would you give to a trainee software developer?
  • Which programming language(s) would you recommend learning?
  • How can I contribute to open source and free software projects?
  • How much traffic does Bob's Tech Site get?
    • 6166 unique visitors generating 49634 requests in the last 30 days (at time of recording)
    • Normally averages around 4000 unique visitors a month when I periodically check the Cloudflare dashboard

Personal projects

Bimonthly shout-outs

Vocal content licensed under Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
"Light Sting" by Kevin MacLeod, "Boardroom Theme" and "English Country Garden" are all available to download under license from the YouTube Creator Studio audio library.

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