UK podcaster and FOSS advocate. I used to be a musician.
December 7th, 2018 | 44 mins 15 secs
backups, comedian, dreams, elementary os, linux podcast, lord of the rings, lotr, movies, new distros, passwords, popular, rockstar, techno utopia, the godfather, the moon, ubuntu
It's another #AskError special! Getting normals to do backups, should we stop making distros, ridiculous pipe dreams, and more.
November 23rd, 2018 | 42 mins 53 secs
dialog, europe, excelsior, facade, folding phone, interface, linux, moving, podcast, social media, usa
There's something almost intangible about the way Linux presents itself and Popey tries to explain it, the balance between living for the moment and planning for the future, and doing it wrong with social media.
November 9th, 2018 | 44 mins 26 secs
alex jones, censorship, children, desktop, elementary os, facebook, kids, linux, podcast, pronunciation, right wing, snaps, twitter, ubuntu
What's the best strategy when it comes to desktop Linux applications? We look at both ends of the spectrum, and wonder how much big tech companies should dictate who has access to their platforms.
October 26th, 2018 | 42 mins 1 sec
#askerror, disruption, distrowatch rankings, email, halloween, linux distro, linux podcast, moviepass, netflix, spoopy, universal basic income
It’s a special all #AskError episode! A hypothetical Linux world, the future of welfare, tech disruption, and terrible email addresses.
October 12th, 2018 | 48 mins 53 secs
books, cctv, crime, death, hype, kde, life, linux podcast, morning, plasma, routine, tech, waking up
It seems to be all about Plasma these days so we want to know if the hype is justified. We have a couple of great #AskError questions, and wonder whether we are heading for a tech dystopia.
September 28th, 2018 | 53 mins 52 secs
3.5mm, appendicitis, appendix, death, headphone jack, hospital, hyper-v, iphone, linux podcast, movies, notch, phones, ubuntu, windows, wsl
Chris joins us to talk about his recent brush with death, we wonder how Linux on Windows is affecting bare metal adoption, we wish phones weren’t so big and stupid, and a great #AskError.
September 14th, 2018 | 45 mins 55 secs
alan pope, climate change, daniel fore, dockless bike share, dream, joe ressington, linux desktop, linux podcast, sleep, travel, user error
User Error is back with a new set of hosts! We answer some #AskError questions and talk about whether the Linux desktop will ever make money.