Episode 326

Ask Noah Show 326


February 21st, 2023

53 mins 53 secs

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About this Episode

Open source voice assistant software-maker Mycroft disappointed thousands when it announced Friday it will not be sending its Linux-based smart speaker to any more people who backed the product on Kickstarter and Indiegogo, we talk SCALE 20X, and of course your questions!

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01:30 Ilan & SCALE 2023

  • March 9-12 @ Pasadena Convention Center
  • Keynote by Arun Gupta
  • What's at SCALE for you!
  • Discount Code "Noah"

10:45 Tiny Asks - Office Chair recommendation

17:30 OatWalker Asks - Non-Techie Matrix Message Decryption Description

20:50 Soft Skills - Jeremy

  • Hard to imply meaning via text
  • Personality is set, but can be softened
  • Sprints 2x/year
  • Enneagram Personality Test
  • The Future Is Analog: How to Create a More Human World (by David Sax)
  • Focus in on yourself

33:15 Podcasting 2.0 - Carey

  • Podcasting 2.0 is more than just boosts
  • Podcasting 2.0 is being made out in the open
  • Change is a process

36:55 Podcasting 2.0 - Charlie

  • Someday ANS will get on board with podcasting 2.0

39:48 News Wire

42:06 Mycroft

  • Mycroft sued by "patent troll"
  • Supply Chain disruptions caused a $200 dollar increase in cost
  • Kickstarter is not a guarantee
  • "Patent troll"
    • is a laywer (no cost to sue)
    • lost 3 times
  • Unofficially mycroft team
    • belieives in the mission
    • will try to keep the servers going
    • working on their own time
  • The Register
  • EFF
  • ARS Technica

49:00 Linux Kernel 6.2

50:00 Section 230

51:30 Michael Dominick is coming on the show!

  • Send in your questions!

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