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 76: Should You Ditch Linux for FreeBSD

    July 13th, 2018  |  1 hr
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, freebsd, getting started, law office, linux, linux questions, linux support, lumina, masterpdf, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, podcast, privacy, production, project trident, questions, security, server distro, small business, starting distro, talk radio, voxtelesys

    Chris Moore, and JT Pennington join the Ask Noah Show this week to answer the question what does BSD offer to attract Linux users over to their ball park. We discuss the Lumina desktop as well as Project Trident. Your calls as always go to the front of the line. Learn how a law office can convert their practice to Linux with our PDF software recommendation.

  • Episode 75: Dell Precision 5510 Review

    July 10th, 2018  |  59 mins 58 secs
    5510, altispeed, ask questions, call in show, dell, getting started, gksudo, linux, linux questions, linux support, macbook, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, podcast, policy kit, precision, privacy, production, questions, review, security, server distro, small business, starting distro, talk radio, voxtelesys

    Many have tried and failed to manufacture a laptop that stops Apple's Macbook Pro in its tracks! Has Dell finally done it with their Precision 5510? Can you get a $2200 laptop for under $1000 brand new from Dell? We'll show you how it's done and how it stacks up to Apple in this week's episode. We talk to Brandon who wants to know how to scale his small business and of course your calls as always go to the front of the line.

  • Episode 74: Serving Customers Well

    July 3rd, 2018  |  59 mins 58 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, clients, customers, data collection, finance, getting started, gnucash, linux, linux questions, linux support, lubuntu, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, podcast, privacy, production, questions, quickbooks, security, server distro, starting distro, talk radio, voxtelesys

    This week on the Ask Noah Show we tackle the difficult discussion - is it okay for companies to collect data and when should you be worried about companies having too much data? We interview Brian Martell who uses the finance aspect to get people on Linux. As always your questions go to the front of the line!

  • Episode 73: What You Need to Know about WPA3

    June 22nd, 2018  |  59 mins 57 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, colo, data center, getting started, hurricane electric, joes data center, linux, linux questions, new wifi, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, podcast, privacy, production, questions, security, server distro, starting distro, talk radio, voxtelesys, wi-fi alliance, wifi, wpa3

    There's new security out for WiFi. Noah takes you through exactly what you need to know to stay up to date. What does WPA3 offer over WPA2? How do you take advantage of it? We talk about everything from WiFi to Colo in this weeks episode!

  • Episode 72: Talking Over IP

    June 19th, 2018  |  59 mins 57 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, asterisk, call in show, dmr, getting started, ham radio, linux, linux questions, motorola, mototurbo, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, podcast, privacy, production, questions, security, server distro, sip, starting distro, talk radio, tdma, tyt 380, voxtelesys, xpr

    Ever wanted your own phone system? Maybe you want an intercom system for you house? How about the ability to use use an internet connected ham radio? We're talking Audio over IP this hour! We show you how simple it is to get AOIP setup and all the things you never knew you could do with it. The first 3 minutes have some poor audio but we work the issues out live and bring you a quality product so please hang in there!

  • Episode 71: CopperheadOS Takeover Explained

    June 12th, 2018  |  59 mins 57 secs
    altispeed, android, ask questions, call in show, copperhead, copperheados, daniel micay, getting started, james donaldson, linux, linux questions, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, podcast, privacy, production, questions, security, talk radio, thestinger, voxtelesys

    A hostile takeover has just happened to the Copperhead OS Project. Lead developer Daniel Micay has been fired by Copperhead CEO James Donaldson. Micay claims Donaldson is up to no good, and Donaldson says it's Micay who doesn't have the company's best interest in mind. Who's to blame? Was the government part of this? What has been publicly released? Will the CopperheadOS project survive? We break that down for you plus your calls in this week's episode.

  • Episode 70: Small Business Theme Hour

    June 9th, 2018  |  59 mins 58 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, broadcasting, call in show, getting started, jupiter broadcasting, linux, linux questions, noah chelliah, podcast, privacy, production, questions, remote conference, security, server distro, small business self, southeast linuxfest, starting distro, talk radio, voxtelesys

    Do you run a small business? Do you work for a small business? Join us this hour as we talk to Keith Perry from DAO Technologies. Keith has been running a small business for a long time and implementing open source where possible. We get Keith's insight as well as bring in Chris DeLuca to tell us when it's okay to tell a client "No!"

  • Episode 69: When you're ready to scale, so is Linux.

    June 8th, 2018  |  59 mins 57 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, broadcasting, call in show, getting started, jupiter broadcasting, linux, linux questions, noah chelliah, podcast, privacy, production, questions, remote conference, security, self, server distro, southeast linuxfest, starting distro, talk radio, voxtelesys

    This week on the Ask Noah Show we take you live to the SELF floor! We take a look at a broadcasting company that was founded and runs entirely on Linux. That company? Jupiter Broadcasting. We tell you what you can expect from Southeast Linux Fest and how you can participate from anywhere in the world.

  • Episode 68: Microsoft Buys GitHub

    June 5th, 2018  |  59 mins 57 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, best desktop os, best distro, best server os, call in show, getting started, git, github, gitlab, libvirtd, linux, linux questions, noah chelliah, podcast, privacy, production, questions, security, self, server distro, southeast linuxfest, starting distro, talk radio, voxtelesys

    This week on the show we give you the quick and dirty on Microsoft buying GitHub. We speak to Jason Plum from GitLab and he gives us a brief overview of the services GitLab offers and how they've worked to create a product that blows GitHub out of the water. Plus a brief overview on what you can expect from Southeast Linuxfest this year!

  • Episode 67: A New Way to Rag Chew

    May 29th, 2018  |  59 mins 58 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, call in show, digital, door lock, ft8, getting started, ham radio, home automation, linux, linux questions, noah chelliah, noah j. chelliah, podcast, privacy, production, psk, questions, security, server distro, smart lock, starting distro, talk radio, voxtelesys

    We talk quite a bit about owning your communication and how you can do that with Ham Radio. What if you love your Linux and want to continue to use your computer to communicate? This week we dive into an all new way to use ham radio, all on Linux, all with open source software. We take a call from a a caller who wants to automate his door lock, a caller who wants to replace quicken and Noah dives into why it’s important to have a central home automation system.

  • Episode 66: We Found Another Spectre Meltdown Flaw

    May 21st, 2018  |  59 mins 59 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, best desktop os, best distro, best server os, call in show, getting started, intel, linux, linux questions, meldown, noah chelliah, podcast, privacy, production, questions, router, security, server distro, spectre, starting distro, switches, talk radio, virtulization, vlan, voxtelesys

    This week on the show give you the latest on the new Intel flaw. We take an interesting question from a caller who asks Noah, can a router be virtualized? Plus we give you the run down on our Small Business Theme Hour coming up in early June.

  • Episode 65: Can This Be Virtualized?

    May 15th, 2018  |  59 mins 58 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, best desktop os, best distro, best server os, call in show, getting started, hyper-v, libvirtd, linux, linux questions, noah chelliah, podcast, privacy, production, questions, security, server distro, starting distro, talk radio, vdi, voxtelesys, x2go, xen, xrdp

    This week on the show we talk about everything from DMX lighting on Linux to USB-C. We take an interesting question from a listener who has a massive virtual desktop infrastructure project and he asks Noah if Linux can handle this project or if he should stick with Windows

  • Episode 64: Should I Buy a Chromebook?

    May 8th, 2018  |  59 mins 56 secs
    access points, altispeed, ask questions, best desktop os, best distro, best server os, call in show, chromebook, floppy disks, getting started, google io, linux, linux questions, lubuntu, noah chelliah, podcast, privacy, production, questions, security, server distro, starting distro, talk radio, ubiquiti, voxtelesys

    Last week we broke the news to you that rumor has it Google is making Linux apps for the desktop a reality on Chromebooks. This week Keith Myers joins us and tells us what the experience on a Google Pixelbook is like. He explains what it took to get native Linux apps on his Chromebook and give us an update from Google IO and what you can expect on your Chromebook. This is a loaded hour with a lot of calls and very good questions!

  • Episode 63: The Next Chromebooks

    May 1st, 2018  |  59 mins 58 secs
    18.04, altispeed, ask questions, best desktop os, best distro, best server os, call in show, chromebook, getting started, latest lts, linux, linux questions, lubuntu, noah chelliah, podcast, privacy, production, questions, security, server distro, starting distro, talk radio, voxtelesys

    Google has everyone wondering, is what they're doing going to finally lead to the year of the Linux Desktop? Are we okay with Google being in charge with Linux on the desktop? 18.04 is out and we talk about our initial impressions. Simon Quigley the release manager for Lubuntu joins us this hour to break some exclusive Lubuntu news! As always your calls go to the front of the line.

  • Episode 62: Live from LFNW 2018

    April 29th, 2018  |  59 mins 53 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, best desktop os, best distro, best server os, call in show, electronics, fest, getting started, jeff, linux, linux questions, linuxfest northwest, lubuntu, noah chelliah, podcast, privacy, production, projects, questions, security, server distro, starting distro, talk radio, voxtelesys

    Yet again Jupiter Broadcasting broadcasts entirely on Linux! We bring you live coverage from the floor of Linuxfest Northwest. The broadcast is done on Linux, the interviews are done on Linux, we talk about Linux.

  • Episode 61: This Guy Hates Encryption

    April 19th, 2018  |  59 mins 59 secs
    altispeed, ask questions, best desktop os, best distro, best server os, call in show, cia, cloud security, encryption, fbi, getting started, james comey, linux, linux questions, noah chelliah, nsa, podcast, privacy, production, questions, security, server distro, starting distro, talk radio, voxtelesys, vpn

    James Comey says American's don't need encryption the government can't override. In an age of terrorism should a segment of the population be allowed to exist beyond the reach of law? We get Chris Fisher's take on this as well as your calls on this weeks episode!