User Error

Life is a series of mistakes, but that's what makes it interesting.

About the show

A show about life, Linux, the universe, and everything in between.

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Episodes

  • Episode 80: Imaginary Turkey

    December 6th, 2019  |  37 mins 20 secs
    airbnb, askerror, bargain, beer, christmas, cider, cooking, flat, gig economy, holidays, jupiter broadcasting, linux academy, password, security, thanksgiving, turkey, uber, warm

    Talking to ourselves, delicious family meals, and the complexities of modern work.

  • Episode 79: Is Vegan TV Art?

    November 22nd, 2019  |  39 mins 48 secs
    art, askerror, coffee, dban, dd, forgiveness, foss, hard drive, jupiter broadcasting, linux, linux academy, queen, security, ssd, technology, tv, vegan

    Disposing of hard drives, what a TV really is, and the veganism of software.

  • Episode 78: Ctrl V

    November 8th, 2019  |  43 mins 55 secs
    afraid, askerror, color, colour, copy paste, favorite, favourite, fear, genius, idea, invention, jupiter broadcasting, linux, metrics, silent majority, utm

    Paying attention to all the Linux users we never hear from, being less clever than we thought, and our biggest fears.

  • Episode 77: Blinking Eye Patches

    October 25th, 2019  |  38 mins 6 secs
    amp, askerror, autumn, closed eyes, code, css, html, husband, jupiter broadcasting, mistake, partner, patch, regression, seasons, ssh, summer, tech blunder, wife, winter

    Tech mistakes, communicating with spouses, and why you shouldn't let popey drive you anywhere.

  • Episode 76: Ghost, Meat, or Block?

    October 11th, 2019  |  38 mins 27 secs
    askerror, block, clean meat, employment, ethics, first computers, ghosts, ignore, jupiter broadcasting, lab-grown meat, money, mute, report, social media, sponsorship, ufos

    Our first computers, the future of food, and ethical sources of funds.

  • Episode 75: Memelord

    September 27th, 2019  |  39 mins 51 secs
    askerror, debian, domain names, drugs, elementary os, foss, jupiter broadcasting, legal, linux podcast, memes, paywall, podcast, subscription, ubuntu, upstream

    Being a good FOSS citizen, forcing popey to answer stupid questions, and personal freedom vs societal harm.

  • Episode 74: Splitting Fun and Profit

    September 13th, 2019  |  36 mins 29 secs
    askerror, automated vehicle, bad language, cbt, early, family, foss, jupiter broadcasting, late, linux podcast, llc, money, non-profit, restaurants, self-driving car, split check, swearing, upset

    It's another #AskError episode. The finances of social situations and FOSS projects, automated vehicles, and ways to cheer up.

  • Episode 73: Stealing the Top Bunk

    August 30th, 2019  |  35 mins 38 secs
    askerror, bad habits, bunk beds, computers, crime, derivatives, foss, frugal, infrastructure, innovation, it, jupiter broadcasting, linux podcast, repos, stingy, tight, ubuntu

    AskError special. Sleeping arrangements, hypothetical distro infrastructure, and IT milestones.

    Plus bad habits, frugality, and breaking the law.

  • Episode 72: Sliding Politics

    August 16th, 2019  |  40 mins 16 secs
    askerror, backlash, change, cheating, dumb phone, foss, jupiter broadcasting, linux podcast, nokia, polarised, politics, sliding doors, smartphone, social media, software, tinder, twitter, users

    Dealing with users who hate change, dumb phones, and different approaches to social media consumption.

  • Episode 71: Duvets Are Not Tech

    August 2nd, 2019  |  39 mins 28 secs
    applications, askerror, comforter, conference bag, default folders, duvet, foss, jupiter broadcasting, linux podcast, lottery, love, pillow, rich, sleep tech

    It's another #AskError special! Sleep tech, missing apps on Linux, a deep question, and much more.

  • Episode 70: Old and Insecure

    July 19th, 2019  |  37 mins 13 secs
    ar, desktop, desktop environment, flavour, foss, free time, jupiter broadcasting, linux podcast, obscurity, old, online, poor, rich, root, security, social interaction, social media, ubunru, vr, wasting time, windows, young

    Whether Linux is inherently secure, the next phase of online interaction, and wasting our free time.

  • Episode 69: Partner Password Policy

    July 5th, 2019  |  42 mins 42 secs
    accounts, alexa, distro, foss, home automation, husband, jupiter broadcasting, last seen recently, linux podcast, messenger, numbers, partner, passwords, privacy, sharing, siri, telegram, things in common, tracking, users, whatsapp, wife

    How many users distros actually have, automating our homes, and the importance of common views and interests with our partners.

  • Episode 68: Delete Your Community

    June 21st, 2019  |  42 mins
    advice, banned, cartridges, community, delete, electric car, foss, hoarding, jupiter broadcasting, linux podcast, printer, twitter

    Two #AskError specials in a row! Advice for our younger selves, leaving communities, our listening habits, and hoarding.

  • Episode 67: Mind the Apps

    June 7th, 2019  |  35 mins 42 secs
    advice, affirmations, appimage, apps, cash, cashless society, flatpak, foss, hoarding, jupiter broadcasting, linux podcast, meditation, mindfulness, mistakes, smartphones, snap

    It's another #AskError special. Meditation and mindfulness, friends making obvious mistakes, and AppImage popularity.

  • Episode 66: Cross Desktop

    May 24th, 2019  |  45 mins 7 secs
    climate change, crime, foss, free desktop, jupiter broadcasting, linux podcast, old vs new, pet hates, poverty, space exploration, web

    Linux desktop standards, how the Web has changed over the years, and the ethics of space exploration.

    Plus what to do if you see a crime, and the things we hate the most.

  • Episode 65: Dungeons and Distros

    May 10th, 2019  |  42 mins
    april fools, arch, d&d, dungeons and draggons, elementary os, email, etiquette, foss, jupiter broadcasting, learning, linux podcast, packages, pathfinder, role playing, rpg, security, source code, ubuntu

    What it takes to make a proper distro, how we send emails, and the constant quest for knowledge.