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 231: Networking Part 2 with Steve Ovens

    May 11th, 2021  |  56 mins 11 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, getting started, ipv6, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, redhat, security, steve ovens, talk radio

    In this episode Steve joins us again to discuss networking. Building on the knowledge from our last episode we dig further into ipv6 and other network technology!

  • Episode 230: University of Minnesota BANNED

    May 4th, 2021  |  56 mins 21 secs
    access control, altispeed, ask questions, banned, call in show, cloud, getting started, hid, ipo, kernel, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, prox, questions, security, suse, talk radio, university of minnesota

    Linux Foundation drops the ban-hammer on University of Minnesota over controversial 'research' experiment but there's a twist, the code recently submitted was not part of the research. We feature open source firmware for IP cameras, an all in one access control solution, and SUSE got bought again :)

  • Episode 229: Ubuntu 21.04 Overview

    April 27th, 2021  |  56 mins 22 secs
    access control, altispeed, ask questions, call in show, canonical, cloud, getting started, hid, honeywell, isonas, keri, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, security, talk radio, ubuntu

    We dig into Ubuntu 21.04 latest release. 9 months of updates, dark theme, Pipewire and Wayland make this a fantastic release! We cover your feedback, take your calls, and talk about the guy who hacked the company hacking your cell phone!

  • Episode 228: Fedora 34 with Matthew Miller

    April 20th, 2021  |  56 mins 30 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, audio, call in show, cloud, drivers, fedora, frequency response, getting started, headphones, linux, linux questions, matthew miller, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, red hat, security, talk radio

    Matthew Miller joins the show to talk about next week's release of Fedora 34, with Gnome 40 and Pipewire there is no shortage of exciting changes coming to the distro. We take your calls, and emails and answer questions!

  • Episode 227: Feedback Frenzy!

    April 13th, 2021  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, booting, call in show, cloud, encryption, getting started, help, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, mira, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, security, system76, talk radio, thelio, troubleshooting

    This episode is all about questions. Networking, home automation, problems booting, we have it all this week as we dig through the email inbox and take your phone calls!

  • Episode 226: Networking Basics with Steve Ovens

    April 6th, 2021  |  59 mins 26 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, beginner, call in show, cloud, getting started, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, security, steve ovens, talk radio

    Everyone uses a network to access the internet, but how well do you understand the network you use? In this episode Steve Ovens joins us to give a basic network overview as well as answer questions you sent in!

  • Episode 225: Fedora 34 Initial Impressions

    March 30th, 2021  |  56 mins 19 secs

    Fedora 34 Beta is out with Gnome 40. This is a major rework of Gnome and the payoff was worth the wait!

  • Episode 224: Fighting for Human Rights with Tech

    March 23rd, 2021  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, encryption, getting started, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, myanmar, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, protonmail, questions, security, signal, talk radio

    Apple has rejected important updates to the ProtonVPN iOS app. This decision compromises the ability of the people of Myanmar to preserve their human rights by submitting information to the UN. We discuss a FOSS IT inventory and asset system, and a Raspberry Pi based tablet!

  • Episode 223: Arrested over Encryption

    March 16th, 2021  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, cryptocurrency, encryption, getting started, kde plasma, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, mira, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, redhat, secure phone, security, sigstore, sky global, system76, talk radio, thelio

    A federal grand jury today returned an indictment against the Chief Executive Officer and an associate of the Canada-based firm Sky Global on charges that they knowingly and intentionally participated in a criminal enterprise that facilitated the transnational importation and distribution of narcotics through the sale and service of encrypted communications devices. System 76 has a new professional desktop, the Linux Foundation has a new open source signing tool that could make secure software supply chains universal.

  • Episode 222: Child Labor in Big Tech

    March 9th, 2021  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, apple, ask questions, call in show, child labor, cloud, dasgeek, ethics, forced labor, getting started, hp, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, nokia, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, security, talk radio

    Major tech companies are buying electronic components made from minerals mined by children, and forced labor. Ryan DasGeek joins the Ask Noah Show to discuss what's happening in the tech industry and how you can vote against it with your wallet.

  • Episode 221: Blackbird Secure Desktop

    March 2nd, 2021  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, blackbird, bluetooth headset, call in show, cloud, getting started, ibm, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, plasma mobile, podcast, power9, powerpc, ppc, privacy, questions, security, talk radio

    The Blackbird Secure Desktop is a POEWR9 system, a fully open source modern POWER9 workstation without any proprietary code. Plasma mobile has a new update out, we talk bluetooth headsets, VoIP phone systems, and a one handed keyboard!

  • Episode 220: Multi-Monitor in Gnome 40

    February 23rd, 2021  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, bluetooth headset, call in show, cloud, firefox release, getting started, gnome 40, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, multimonitor, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, security, talk radio

    The Gnome team is revamping multi-monitor support. Firefox 86 is released and features Total Cookie Protection to make cross site tracking more difficult increasing user privacy. Kodi 19 has landed with a lot of new features around metadata and a better music interface.

  • Episode 219: Studying Gnome Users

    February 16th, 2021  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, getting started, gnome 40, kde, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, plasma mobile, podcast, privacy, questions, security, talk radio

    The Gnome design team conducted a research project to better understand their users. The results were surprising! We'll give you an update about the Vero 4K, a FOSS app to track your GPS history.

  • Episode 218: VR in the Metaverse

    February 2nd, 2021  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, centos, cloud, daniel rodriguez, getting started, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, red hat, rocky linux, security, self-hosted, talk radio, vircadia, wisp

    Have you ever dreamed of having a virtual enviorment that can simulate the real world in, have meetings in, and connect with others in. Firefox has new protections for supercookies, ubuntu has a new installer out, and CloudLinux has a beta out of AlmaLinux.

  • Episode 217: Self Hosting Photos

    January 27th, 2021  |  56 mins 18 secs

    With all the changes Google is making there's never been a better time to to self host your own stuff! This week we dive into replacing Google Photos!

  • Episode 216: Red Hat's New Deal

    January 19th, 2021  |  58 mins 9 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, brian exelbierd, call in show, centos, centos stream, cloud, getting started, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, osmc, podcast, privacy, questions, redhat, security, talk radio

    RedHat is expanding the developer program making it easier than ever to access RHEL! Now individuals can run 16 RHEL servers under this new program. Brian Exelbierd joins us this hour to discuss this new program and how it addresses many of the concerns raised in the transition from CentOS to CentOS Stream.