Episode 335

Ask Noah Show 335


May 3rd, 2023

51 mins 23 secs

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About this Episode

Does the perfect self-hosted Google Photos replacement exist? A free and open source ChatGPT clone is available, we'll show you a site designed to help hone your IT skills, and legislation in the EU might be a threat to open source!

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Photo Management

  • Kenny Schmidt from Altispeed
  • What where you using?
  • What prompted the move?
  • What solutions did you consider?
  • Immich
    • Made by an electrical engineer
    • Come a long way
    • Checks all the boxes
    • Better than Google Photos
  • Getting Setup

15:45 News Wire

18:20 Over The Wire

  • Over The Wire Wargames
  • Learn and practice real life skills
  • Setup like a video game
  • Starts off with SSH (Bandit)
  • Gives you resources to learn skills
  • Gives you hints
  • Whole list of games to play
  • Gives you real experience on real systems
  • Over The Wire

28:27 BlendOS

  • 9 to 5 Linux
  • VanillaOS
  • BlendOS
  • Blend OS 2
  • Able to run packages from multiple distros
  • New priority system
  • Android App Support
  • WayDroid
  • Web Apps (PWAs)
  • Developed their own distrobox
  • This is the direction software is going

34:50 Aurdour

  • 9 to 5 Linux
  • Ardour
  • Sub Group Busses
  • Lua DSP processor
  • Lots of new features
  • Increased controller support
  • Updated VST3 plugin support
  • Improved VST2 support
  • Aurdour is close to replacing proprietary solutions
  • VSTs

40:18 GPT4All

  • Linux Links
  • ChatGPT is not AI
  • Runs locally, no internet required
  • Very expensive
  • Easy to get up and running
  • Job market is exploding
  • You can get hands on experience
  • GPT Therapy bot
  • GPT4All

45:48 FOSS Threatened

  • Cyber Resilience Act
  • Will affect the US
  • Large projects can cause problems for small projects
  • Likely to be a hobby project exemption
  • Hobby project exemption not a solution
  • Open Source For U

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