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Season 1 Episode 6: Happy holidays

In the final episode of 2018 Bob talks about IBM's big money acquisition, Facebook's latest security missteps and whether using proprietary software makes you a saint or a sinner.

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DRM-free file downloads: OGG | MP3. Listen on Apple iTunes or Spotify. Runtime 23:33. Recorded .


Quick questions

Personal projects


  • I'm aiming to release Mastodome 0.3 "some time around February 2019"
  • I also want to replace my file backup with a modern Raspberry Pi running NextCloud
  • I also want to create a retro games console using RetroPie
  • Future episodes of this podcast may be shorter (but more frequent) in 2019

The podcast audio for this episode is provided under the license terms of Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0). "Light Sting" by Kevin MacLeod, and "English Country Garden" are all available to download under license from the YouTube Creator Studio audio library.