Episode 394

Ask Noah Show 394


June 11th, 2024

52 mins 35 secs

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About this Episode

This week we talk about presenting at Linux conferences, and how to get the most out of them.

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01:40 Frigate

  • Documentation
  • Performance
  • Room to grow
  • Couldn't record on bare metal
  • Stream selection
  • Hardware conundrum
  • Coral USB Accelerator

14:52 - Staying In Touch With Kids - Norm

24:00 News Wire

25:11 Tiny Ramdisk

  • Tiny Ramdisk
  • Uses
    • Large projects
    • Analysis of numerous small files
  • Saves to drive
  • Effect on shutdown/startup time?

29:00 Presentations

  • Effectively conveying information
    • Visually interesting
    • Imagery not text
    • Dark background and light text
    • Unscripted as possible
    • Engage the audience
    • Well placed audio/video clips
  • Game show/keep it simple
  • Start with "you/your" and "feel"
  • Start in their world, move to yours
  • Most important things
    • Path
    • Children
    • Wallet
    • Health
  • Being a "good audience"
  • Steve's "superfan"
  • Don't stay just to stay
  • Ask questions
  • Get contact info

49:50 Blend OS

  • BlendOS
  • Rudra Saraswat
    • very sharp 14 year old
    • also maintains Ubuntu Unity
    • Mentored by Simon
  • 9 to 5 Linux

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