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 101: Weekly Linux Meetups

    November 8th, 2018  |  59 mins 56 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, big daddy linux, call in show, destination linux, getting started, linux, linux questions, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, podcast, privacy, questions, security, talk radio, voxtelesys

    This week we chat with Big Daddy Linux, a man who has spent his own time and money to build and online Linux meetup space. Samsung has announced Linux on DeX and of course as always your calls come first!

  • Episode 100: Celebrating 100

    November 7th, 2018  |  59 mins 56 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, brandon johnson, call in show, getting started, linux, linux questions, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, podcast, privacy, questions, red hat, security, talk radio, voxtelesys

    For 100 episodes The Ask Noah Show has delivered quality content every single week without exception. This week we celebrate this important milestone live from the Tamarack Tap Room in Woodbury MN. Brandon Johnson joins us as well as our local MN listener base and as always we take your questions!

  • Episode 98: Stump the Linux Chumps

    November 6th, 2018  |  59 mins 56 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, destination linux, getting started, linux, linux questions, michael, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, podcast, privacy, questions, ryan, security, talk radio, voxtelesys, zeb

    Our friends from Destination Linux join us and together we form the “Linux Chumps”! Can we be stumped? We think not, but your calls try anyway! Your emails, your calls, your questions are the priority. Join Michael, Zeb, Ryan and Noah as we take on you the listener in this special edition!

  • Episode 99: ArcoLinux with Erik Dubois

    November 6th, 2018  |  59 mins 56 secs
    altispeed, arcolinux, ask questions, call in show, erik dubois, getting started, linux, linux questions, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, podcast, privacy, questions, security, talk radio, voxtelesys

    In this episode we make a bombshell announcement regarding the future of Ask Noah! Later in the hour Erik Dubois from ArcoLinux joins us to talk about a rolling distro built for those who want to learn Linux!

  • Episode 97: Microsoft Joins OIN with Patrick McBride

    November 5th, 2018  |  59 mins 57 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, getting started, linux, linux questions, microsoft, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open invention network, patrick mcbride, podcast, privacy, questions, red hat, security, talk radio, voxtelesys

    The Open Invention Network is a shared defensive patent pool with the mission to protect Linux. On October 10th Microsoft joined the OIN so we invited Patrick McBride the Senior Director of Patents to join us and explain the implications both to Red Hat as well as the larger Linux community.

  • Episode 96: SQLite with Richard Hipp

    November 3rd, 2018  |  59 mins 55 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, coc, contributor covenant, getting started, linux, linux questions, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, podcast, privacy, questions, richard hipp, security, sqlite, talk radio, voxtelesys

    If you have a device with an operating system chances are it uses SQLite. Richard Hipp is our guest this hour and he joins us to talk about their controversial CoC. As an alternative to the Contributor Covenant the Rule of St. Benedict was chosen for it’s long and proven track record. Red Hat has officially dropped support for the KDE Desktop and we give you our take on that decision but as always your phone calls go to the front of the line!

  • Episode 95: Community Night!

    November 2nd, 2018  |  59 mins 56 secs
    altispeed, ansible, ask questions, call in show, getting started, linux, linux questions, nextcloud, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, podcast, privacy, questions, seafile, security, talk radio, virtual, vm, voxtelesys

    Community hour is where we take some time to focus on you the listener! You set the topics, you ask the questions! In this episode we chat about self hosting. We talk email, to nextcloud, to file sync. Friend of the show Brandon explains why Ansible is the solution you want to manage multiple servers!

  • Episode 94: IBM Buys Red Hat

    October 30th, 2018  |  59 mins 56 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, getting started, ibm, linux, linux questions, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source, podcast, privacy, questions, red hat, security, talk radio, voxtelesys

    In the largest software company acquisition in history, tech giant IBM has purchased Red Hat for 34 billion dollars. The open source community was shocked and devastated at first but is it too soon to judge? What has IBM really purchased a product or a culture? We explain why this could be the best thing ever to happen to Linux and FOSS!

  • Episode 93: The Open Source Broadcast Appliance

    October 27th, 2018  |  59 mins 56 secs
    aes67, altispeed, ask questions, call in show, fred gleason, getting started, linux, linux questions, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source, podcast, privacy, questions, radio automation, rivendell audio, security, talk radio, telos alliance, voxtelesys

    Fred Gleason has worked for years to develop a open source Linux based broadcasting appliance. Rivendell can be used for the acquisition, management, scheduling and playout of audio content. It has all of the features one would expect in a modern, fully-fledged automation system, including support for both PCM and MPEG audio encoding, full voicetracking and log customization as well as support for a wide variety of third party software and hardware. Fred joins us this hour to tell us the story of how Rivendell can make anyone a headache free broadcaster.

  • Episode 92: Linus is Back!

    October 26th, 2018  |  59 mins 59 secs
    altispeed, apple, ask questions, backup, call in show, getting started, google, linus torvalds, linux, linux questions, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source, podcast, privacy, questions, security, small business, talk radio, voxtelesys

    Linus has taken a break while he worked on his tooling to be more socially acceptable. That time is over and Greg KH has officially handed the kernel back to him. We discuss the implication of his return and what it might mean for Linux.

    A Google contract has been leaked that shows Google is requiring it’s hardware partners to maintain security patches and updates for at least 2 years.

    All that and more in this special edition of The Ask Noah Show!

  • Episode 91: Business Backup Tips

    October 22nd, 2018  |  59 mins 56 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, backup, call in show, getting started, linux, linux questions, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source, podcast, privacy, questions, security, small business, sqlite, talk radio, voxtelesys

    If you have data, that data should be backed up. If you own a business or manage the IT infrastructure for a business than your backup strategy needs to be reliable, straightforward, and functional. Have you ever wondered what happens to the backup should you be hit by a bus? We tackle that question, dive into some SQLite CoC drama, and chat with Simon Quigly about the latest Qt release.

  • Episode 90: Building a WISP and CCTV

    October 16th, 2018  |  59 mins 55 secs
    air fiber, altispeed, ask questions, call in show, cam girls, getting started, ip cameras, linux, linux questions, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source, podcast, privacy, questions, security, talk radio, ubiquity, unifi, virtulization, voxtelesys

    It's family friendly, we promise! You know that Linux succeeded where others fail, but did you know that cam girls are turning to Linux for it's reliability, stability, and functionality? We cover this amusing reddit thread, give you an update on the car dealership camera install. We touch a little on visualization, and as always - take your calls at the front of the line!

  • Episode 89: Privacy Matters

    October 9th, 2018  |  59 mins 55 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, elemental technologies, getting started, linux, linux questions, motherboard, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, nvr, open source, podcast, privacy, questions, security, server hack, supermicro, talk radio, unifi, voxtelesys

    Supermicro suffered a huge security breach that gave the Chinese government access to servers manufactured with Supermicro boards. This revelation has caused companies like Apple and Amazon to distance themselves from the popular server manufacture. Unifi has announced that their new "Unifi Protect" will only be available on their hardware and not user built boxes. We dive into all of this plus an update from Simon Quigley on Lubuntu 18.10!

  • Episode 88: Kubernetes & Containers

    October 2nd, 2018  |  59 mins 57 secs
    air fiber, altispeed, ask questions, call in show, containers, getting started, ip cameras, kubernetes, linux, linux questions, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source, podcast, privacy, questions, security, talk radio, ubiquity, unifi, voxtelesys, wisp, zabbix

    Have you ever wanted to know what containers and Kubernetes are all about? This week we try something new – Steve Ovens from Red Hat has produced a segment on containers for us. We talk about the latest release of Zabbix, and Noah gives the details of a client who wants Altispeed to build a mini WISP in their city. It’s a packed show!

  • Episode 87: This is How You Should Store Your Data

    September 25th, 2018  |  59 mins 56 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, freenas, getting started, linux, linux questions, lvm, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, open source, podcast, privacy, questions, seafile, security, talk radio, voxtelesys

    In this episode your calls drove the show and that's the show we set out to do! We talk storage, LVM, hard disk configuration, SteamOS, troubleshoot an OBS box, and still find time break the news about the new and best way to listen to The Ask Noah Show live!

  • Episode 86: Linus Takes a Break

    September 18th, 2018  |  59 mins 57 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, code of conduct, contributor covenant, getting started, linus torvalds, linux, linux questions, lkml, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, paul m. jones open source, podcast, privacy, questions, security, talk radio, voxtelesys

    Linus Torvalds has decided he needs a break so he can understand people and their emotions better. The kernel has finally adopted a code of conduct based on the contributor covenant. No one knows more about codes of conduct than Paul M. Jones. Paul joins us in the second half of the program to help us explore the situation and give us some insight into what we can expect for the future of Linux.