About the show

The Ask Noah Show is a weekly radio call in show where we take your tech questions or business in tech questions live on the air.

The show airs Tuesdays at 6pm CST on asknoahshow.com and at KEQQ 88.3 FM in Grand Forks ND.

It's a free call 1-855-450-NOAH so join us and start on your way to owning your operating system, your software, and technology.

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Episodes

  • Episode 199: Privacy Comes at a Price

    September 22nd, 2020  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, encryption, eu, facebook, getting started, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, nvidia, open source media, podcast, privacy, privacy shield, questions, security, talk radio

    Microsoft releases Edge for Linux, the founder of ARM has starts a fund to "save ARM" from NVIDIA, and Facebook threatens to shut down it's access to the UK if the push for privacy continues.

  • Episode 198: Age of AI

    September 15th, 2020  |  56 mins 22 secs
    altispeed, arm, ask questions, call in show, cloud, encryption, getting started, intel, intelnvidia, linux, linux questions, machines, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, nvidia, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, raspberrypi, security, talk radio, virtual machines

    The DLN crew joins Noah to discuss the $40B proposed deal NVIDIA and SoftBank announced a definitive agreement for NVIDIA to acquire Arm from SoftBank. Mark Shuttleworth responds to community concerns that he's not involved enough, plus the picks, your feedback, and more!.

  • Episode 197: Proper Password Security

    September 8th, 2020  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, bitwarden, call in show, cloud, covid, encryption, getting started, google, hash, hashcat, keepassxc, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, mozilla, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, ocl-hashcat, open source media, passwords, podcast, privacy, questions, security, talk radio, thunderbird

    Most people aren't choosing password that are secure enough. Professional attackers are able to crack up to 90% of passwords chosen by most people. The tools both for breaking passwords and saving them are open source. Thunderbird begins rolling version 78 and Alphabet Inc has a new end to end web platform for tracking and dealing with COVID in the workplace.

  • Episode 196: Amazon Bottlerocket's Distro

    September 1st, 2020  |  53 mins 59 secs
    altispeed, amazon, ask questions, bottlerocket, call in show, cloud, containers, encryption, getting started, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, security, talk radio

    Bottlerocket is a Linux-based open-source operating system that is purpose-built by Amazon Web Services for running containers on virtual machines or bare metal hosts. Most customers today run containerized applications on general-purpose operating systems that are updated package-by-package, which makes OS updates difficult to automate.

  • Episode 195: Building an Office in a Box

    August 25th, 2020  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, cockpit, dell, encryption, fedora, getting started, libvirt, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, redhat, security, servers, talk radio, virtual machines, windows

    Linux and virtualization have made operating your office out of a box a reality! It turns out smart doorbells are not such a smart choice, RedHat now support multi-path TCP, and Cockpit has a new update!

  • Episode 194: RHEL Runtime

    August 18th, 2020  |  56 mins 20 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, encryption, flatpak, getting started, kdenlive, linux, linux foundation, linux questions, mind drip media, mozilla, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, pocketpc, podcast, privacy, questions, rhel, security, talk radio, tinypilotkvm

    A Raspberry Pi based device that plugs directly into your bare-metal server, giving you a virtual console, updates to Kdenlive, and RHEL releases a runtime for flatpak.

  • Episode 193: OpenPOWER Foundation with James Kulina

    August 11th, 2020  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, encryption, getting started, libreoffice, linux, linux foundation, linux questions, mind drip media, mozilla, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, pocketpc, podcast, popcorn computer, privacy, questions, security, talk radio

    James is Executive Director of the OpenPower Foundation, joins us to discuss what's new with OpenPOWER. Mozilla is downsizing, an open source Linux handheld is available for pre-order and the Linux Foundation is launching the Open Source Security Foundation (OpenSSF) to address security in open source!

  • Episode 192: Face Recognition Nightmare

    July 28th, 2020  |  56 mins 20 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, covid, encryption, f5, face mask, facial recognition, getting started, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, security, security gateway, talk radio, vulnerability

    Masks are being debated around the US and around the world but what do they do for privacy? China has facial recognition software that works even with face masks but NIST has shown that's not always the case! F5 has a major vulnerability that is allows someone with network access to the configuration utility, through the BIG-IP management port and/or self IPs, to execute arbitrary system commands, create or delete files, disable services, and/or execute arbitrary Java code.

  • Episode 191: Privacy Shield Invalidated

    July 21st, 2020  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, contact tracing, covid, encryption, eu, getting started, linux, linux foundation, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, privacy shield, questions, security, talk radio

    The European Court of Justice invalidates Privacy Shield. The Court clarified for a second time now that there is a clash between EU privacy law and US surveillance law. Pine phone has a convergence package, and the Linux Foundation now has an open source contract tracing app.

  • Episode 190: Office in a Box

    July 14th, 2020  |  56 mins 21 secs
    alexa, altispeed, amazon, ask questions, call in show, cloud, dell, echo, encryption, frank karlitschek, getting started, iot, leakypick, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, next cloud, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, security, talk radio

    Frank Karlitschek Managing Director and Founder of NextCloud joins Noah to discuss the progress that NextCloud has made and how the community has shaped his views and goals. Funding costs have LibreOffice considering a "enterprise" vs "personal" edition, plus a device that will alert you to voice assistants spying on you!

  • Episode 189: Btrfs The Fedora Default Filesystem

    July 7th, 2020  |  56 mins 20 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, btrfs, call in show, cloud, earn-it act, encryption, facebook, fedora, fedora workstation, filesystem, getting started, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, redhat, secure communication, security, talk radio, zfs

    The Btrfs team joins the Ask Noah Show to set the record straight. Btrfs is being used at Facebook and has been selected as the default filesystem for Fedora! The EARN-IT act is back with a second version, this one might be worse than the first.

  • Episode 188: Privacy & Security Enhanced with Dr. Andy Yen

    June 30th, 2020  |  56 mins 22 secs
    altispeed, android, andy yen, ask questions, call in show, cloud, encryption, getting started, ios, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, protondrive, protonmail, questions, secure communication, security, signal, talk radio

    Security and privacy is a moving target but ProtonMail is staying ahead of the curve. Join Dr. Andy Yen as he talks end to end encryption, the privacy aspect of protests, and the status and future of ProtonDrive!

  • Episode 187: The Future of SELF

    June 23rd, 2020  |  56 mins 22 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cia, cloud, e2ee, encryption, getting started, leak, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, nsa, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, security, self, southeast linuxfest, talk radio, wikileaks, zoom

    SELF was remote this year but that means next year will be bigger than ever! More presenter rooms, more interaction from remote attendees. Jeremy Sands and producer JT join us this hour to discuss SELF and it's future. The CIA had it's biggest leak in history and underscores exactly why we need end to end encryption. Zoom announced it will be rolling out end to end encryption on ALL tiers!

  • Episode 186: Matrix Madness!

    June 16th, 2020  |  56 mins 20 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, encryption, getting started, irc, linux, linux questions, matrix, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, riot, security, signal, system administration, talk radio, telegram

    Matrix is the communications platform you've been waiting for. Using Slack for work Telegram for an open network for secure, decentralized communication.

  • Episode 185: The Brave Dilemma

    June 10th, 2020  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, brave, call in show, cloud, crosstalk, encryption, freenas, getting started, intel, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, nasa, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, security, sgaxe, sgx, system administration, talk radio

    Questions have been raised about the Brave browser collecting BAT donations on behalf of users that didn't consent. Plasma 5.19.0 is out and FreeNAS has a new version based on Linux!

  • Episode 184: Home Assistant with Rohan Karamandi

    June 9th, 2020  |  56 mins 22 secs
    alexa, altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, encryption, getting started, google assistant, home assistant, home automation, homekit, linux, linux questions, lutron, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, phillips hue, podcast, privacy, questions, radiora, raspberry pi, security, system administration, talk radio

    Rohan Karamandi joins us to talk about how to awaken your home with an open source automation system that puts local control and privacy first!