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 183: Tracking Trouble

    June 2nd, 2020  |  56 mins 25 secs
    altispeed, apple, ardour, ask questions, audacity, call in show, cloud, cmr, contact tracing, coronavirus, covid-19, encryption, getting started, google, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, plandemic, podcast, privacy, questions, raspberry pi, security, smr, system administration, talk radio, western digital

    The Raspberry Pi 4 with 8GB of RAM has been released, the state of MN is using contact tracing to track protesters instead of COVID, and Google wants your location data so bad it's willing to lie to you!

  • Episode 182: COVID-19 Privacy

    May 27th, 2020  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, apple, ardour, ask questions, audacity, call in show, cloud, coronavirus, covid-19, encryption, getting started, google, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, plandemic, podcast, privacy, questions, security, system administration, talk radio

    Google & Apple have released their answer to contact tracing and for once it seems like they may be taking the side of their users! Microsoft is adding GUI support for Linux apps on Windows and Linus has switched to team red!

  • Episode 181: Pop!_OS 20.04 with Carl Richell

    May 19th, 2020  |  56 mins 21 secs
    20.04, altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, encryption, getting started, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, pop!_os, popos, privacy, questions, security, system administration, system76, talk radio, ubuntu

    Founder and CEO of System76 Carl Richell joins us to discuss their latest release of PopOS 20.04. This incredible release features auto-tiling and is designed to empower anyone who is creating, or developing on the Linux Desktop!

  • Episode 180: The Open Compute Project with Bill Carter

    May 12th, 2020  |  56 mins 30 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, encryption, getting started, linux, linux questions, microsoft, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open compute project, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, security, sphere os, system administration, talk radio

    Bill Carter, the CTO of the Open Compute Project joins us to discuss a new way of building a rack for a data center. The OCP uses a tool-less, modern, efficient design and best of all - the plans are open and available!

  • Episode 179: TrueNAS Core 12 with Kris Moore

    May 5th, 2020  |  56 mins 22 secs

    Kris Moore joins us to talk about the upcoming release of FreeNAS. OpenZFS, per dataset encryption, new features that they've pulled from TrueNAS and tons of other improvements.

  • Episode 178: Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

    April 28th, 2020  |  56 mins 21 secs
    20.04, altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, encryption, fedora, getting started, lenovo, linux, linux questions, lts, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, security, system administration, talk radio, thinkpad, ubuntu, zfs

    The latest release of Ubuntu is out and it takes polish to a whole new level! ZFS support, security enhancements, snap packages and so much more!

  • Episode 177: WireGuard with Jason Donenfeld

    April 21st, 2020  |  1 hr 4 mins
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cisco anyconnect, cloud, encryption, getting started, ipsec, jason donenfeld, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, openvpn, ovpn, podcast, privacy, questions, security, system administration, talk radio, vpn, wireguard

    Jason Donenfeld lead developer joins us this hour to discuss WireGuard, an extremely simple yet fast and modern VPN that utilizes state-of-the-art cryptography. is an extremely simple yet fast and modern VPN that utilizes state-of-the-art cryptography.

  • Episode 176: ZFS with Allan Jude

    April 14th, 2020  |  58 mins 10 secs
    allan jude, altispeed, ask questions, backup, bsdnow, call in show, cloud, encryption, freebsd, freenas, getting started, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, security, system administration, talk radio, zfs, zfs send

    Allan Jude author of the book FreeBSD Mastery joins us to discuss ZFS, backup strategies, system administration and so much more!

  • Episode 175: FOSS Alternatives to Zoom

    April 7th, 2020  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, encryption, getting started, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, open source video conferencing, podcast, privacy, questions, security, talk radio, zoom, zoom alternatives

    Zoom is everywhere in the news. While they're doing their best to respond and resolve the issues users are finding - have you asked yourself if you want to host your company meetings with a third party?

    We'll show you the best ways to host end to end encrypted meetings on your hardware!
    We'll show you the best ways to host your meetings yourself, end-to-end encrypted, on your terms, on your hardware!

  • Episode 174: Troubleshooting Like a Boss

    March 31st, 2020  |  56 mins 22 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, earn it, encryption, getting started, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, network, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, osi, podcast, privacy, questions, section 230, security, talk radio, troubleshooting

    WarheadSE and DagoRed join Noah this episode for a discussion on troubleshooting, the OSI model, and why Arch is a better distro for those who want to dig deep into tech!

  • Episode 173: Better Web With Scroll

    March 24th, 2020  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cloud, encryption, firefox, getting started, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, qubes, questions, scroll, security, talk radio, waveform free

    Firefox launches a new plan to bring revenue directly to websites without 3rd party tracking! Qubes OS is tackling the GUI domain, and a new professional audio editor is available for Linux!

  • Episode 172: EARN IT

    March 17th, 2020  |  56 mins 22 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, bill, call in show, cloud, earn it, encryption, getting started, libvirt, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, ovirt, podcast, privacy, proxmox, questions, security, talk radio, virtualization

    A bill has been introduced that may require every message sent to be read by government-approved scanning software. AMD looks to court Linux gamers by making its GPU driver even better!

  • Episode 171: AMD Security Flaw

    March 10th, 2020  |  55 mins 19 secs
    altispeed, amd, ask questions, call in show, cloud, encryption, getting started, linux, linux questions, meltdown, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, processor, questions, ryzen, security, security flaw, side-channel, spectre, take a way, talk radio, vulnerable

    An Intel-funded study found that AMD Processors including all Ryzen chips are vulnerable to side-channel security flaw. A fork of Signal messenger is born, and the best way to secure your iot network.

  • Episode 170: Full Memory Encryption

    March 3rd, 2020  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, amd, ask questions, call in show, cloud, encryption, facebook, getting started, intel, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, obs, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, security, sgx, sme, talk radio

    Intel promises full memory encryption in upcoming CPUs, Facebook becomes a premiere sponsor of the OBS project, and billions of wifi devices were open to eavesdropping.

  • Episode 168: DNS over HTTPS

    February 25th, 2020  |  56 mins 21 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, best practices, call in show, cloud, coreos, data protection agency, dns over https, doh, encryption, getting started, kristen gillibrand, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, podcast, privacy, questions, security, talk radio, voxtelesys

    Mozilla has launched DNS over HTTPS (DoH) in their browser to protect the privacy of users by default! Senator Kirsten Gillibrand Introduces Bill To Create A Data Protection Agency, and A new version of Cockpit is out!

  • Episode 167: Utlimate KDE Desktop

    February 19th, 2020  |  56 mins 24 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, best practices, call in show, cloud, coreos, data, encryption, getting started, kde, linux, linux questions, mind drip media, networking, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source media, plasma, podcast, privacy, questions, security, small business, talk radio, voxtelesys

    KDE is one of the most popular desktops available on Linux. Noah walks you through his KDE setup to get you started on your perfect Linux desktop!