Episode 224

Fighting for Human Rights with Tech


March 23rd, 2021

56 mins 21 secs

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About this Episode

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!

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00:30 Accounting Software - Greg
06:50 Questions around Peertube - Charlie
  • OVH

    • subsidized by Canadian government
  • VPS Sizing

    • Network Bandwidth
    • Disk Size
    • CPU/RAM
  • Peertube Docs

  • DNS

    • Use your registrar's DNS
    • Setup individual A records

15:55 Caller John

  • RaspberryPi Troubleshooting

  • Try a Different Power Supply

  • Try a Different SD Card

20:55 Questions About Solar Winds - Hank
  • Correct, The Signing key never left their site
  • Solarwinds/Sunspot/StellarParticle was hard to defend against
24:30 Matrix Question - Warped

31:30 Pick of the Week

  • SnipeIT

    • Simple developer JSON REST API
    • Pre-defined "kits" for faster checkouts
    • Admin Dashboard
    • Recent Activity Overview
    • Consuables and Asset Tracking
    • License Management
    • Self Host-able
  • Have a cloud option

    • 99.99% SLA
    • Full time in house support team
    • Servers across the globe
    • Will help you move to your own self hosted instance

38:30 Gadget of the Week

  • Cutiepi

    • BCM2711, Quad-core Cortex-A72 (ARM v8) 64-bit SoC @ 1.5 GHz
    • Raspberry Pi Compute Module 4, Wireless, 2GB Lite (CM4102000)
    • 8” IPS LCD (1280x800)
    • Li-Po 5000 mAh battery
    • WLAN 2.4 GHz, 5.0 GHz IEEE 802.11 b/g/n/ac
    • Bluetooth 5.0, BLE
    • Rear-facing camera 5MP (1080p)
  • I/O ports

    • 1x USB type-A
    • 1x USB type-C (charging and OTG)
    • 1x Micro HDMI
    • 1x MicroSD Card slot
  • Pre-orders

    • Now open
    • $200
    • Estimated delivery in July, 2021.
  • Cutiepi Github

41:40 Georgio

45:45 News

53:40 Fedora 34 Beta

We will have a Networking Segment on April 6th

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