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I am a long-time office software geek, and also a promoter of Free Software, so LibreOffice is a natural fit for me. I also have a series on HPR called Security and Privacy, and occasionally record shows that are non-series. I am also the former Tech Track organizer for Penguicon, an event in southeast Michigan, USA. Visit one of my sites at:


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episodes: 167

hpr2920 :: Better Social Media 03 - MeWe

Released: 2019-10-11. Duration: 00:12:09. Flag: Clean. Series: Social Media.
Tags: social media, alternative.
MeWe was advertised as another popular alternative to Google Plus.

hpr2910 :: Better Social Media 02 - Pluspora

Released: 2019-09-27. Duration: 00:09:42. Flag: Clean. Series: Social Media.
Tags: Fediverse, social media, federated.
Pluspora was advertised as the federated alternative to Google Plus.

hpr2900 :: Better Social Media 01 - Introduction

Released: 2019-09-13. Duration: 00:11:51. Flag: Clean. Series: Social Media.
Tags: Fediverse, social media, federated.
We don't have to use Twitter and Facebook. There are alternatives.

hpr2890 :: Penguicon 2019 Report

Released: 2019-08-30. Duration: 00:14:03. Flag: Clean. Series: Penguicon.
Tags: Penguicon, Open Source, Convention.
Penguicon 2019 took place on May 3-5, 2018 in Southfield, Michigan

hpr2880 :: Evaluating a Study

Released: 2019-08-16. Duration: 00:14:21. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: Health, Medicine, Evidence, Science, Studies.
We've developed the standards to judge, so now let's do an example!

hpr2870 :: Hierarchy of Evidence

Released: 2019-08-02. Duration: 00:14:25. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: Health, Medicine, Evidence, Science, Studies.
All studies are not the same. Some are better than others.

hpr2860 :: Encryption and Quantum Computing

Released: 2019-07-19. Duration: 00:12:37. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: Encryption, Quantum Computing.
How will quantum computing affect the security of encryption?

hpr2850 :: NIST Cybersecurity Framework

Released: 2019-07-05. Duration: 00:28:22. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: Enterprise, Security.
What NIST suggests as a framework to improve security at the Enterprise level

hpr2820 :: 29 - CERT Home Security Tips

Released: 2019-05-24. Duration: 00:22:17. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: Home Networks, Security.
What CERT recommends to mitigate security and privacy threats to your home network.

hpr2819 :: Reply to Knightwise - podcasts

Released: 2019-05-23. Duration: 00:08:13. Flag: Clean. Series: Podcast recommendations.
Tags: podcasts, narrowcasting, broadcasting.
I provide a slightly different view on podcasts to that recently given by Knightwise.

hpr2800 :: My YouTube Subscriptions #6

Released: 2019-04-26. Duration: 00:19:29. Flag: Clean. Series: YouTube Subscriptions.
Tags: YouTube, Channels, Subscriptions.
Part six of my list of subscribed channels

hpr2790 :: My YouTube Subscriptions #5

Released: 2019-04-12. Duration: 00:20:06. Flag: Clean. Series: YouTube Subscriptions.
Tags: YouTube, Channels, Subscriptions.
Part five of my list of subscribed channels

hpr2775 :: My YouTube Subscriptions #4

Released: 2019-03-22. Duration: 00:19:58. Flag: Clean. Series: YouTube Subscriptions.
Tags: YouTube, Channels, Subscriptions.
Part four of my list of subscribed channels

hpr2765 :: My YouTube Subscriptions #3

Released: 2019-03-08. Duration: 00:22:09. Flag: Clean. Series: YouTube Subscriptions.
Tags: YouTube, Channels, Subscriptions.
Part three of my list of subscribed channels

hpr2755 :: My YouTube Subscriptions #2

Released: 2019-02-22. Duration: 00:22:09. Flag: Clean. Series: YouTube Subscriptions.
Tags: YouTube, Channels, Subscriptions.
Part two of my list of subscribed channels

hpr2745 :: My YouTube Subscriptions #1

Released: 2019-02-08. Duration: 00:21:02. Flag: Clean. Series: YouTube Subscriptions.
Tags: YouTube, Channels, Subscriptions.
Part one of my list of subscribed channels

hpr2705 :: Evidence-based Medicine

Released: 2018-12-14. Duration: 00:16:53. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: Health, Medicine, Evidence, Science.
Medicine should be based on objective scientific evidence

hpr2695 :: Problems with Studies

Released: 2018-11-30. Duration: 00:13:18. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: Health, Medicine, Medical Studies, Evaluating Studies.
Some principles for evaluating medical studies

hpr2685 :: Scientific and Medical Reports

Released: 2018-11-16. Duration: 00:14:14. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: Health, Medicine, Medical Studies, News Reports.
We need to be careful about evaluating news reports about medical studies

hpr2675 :: YouTube Playlists

Released: 2018-11-02. Duration: 00:12:47. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: YouTube, Channels, Playlists.
How to solve a problem with following YouTube channels

hpr2665 :: Exercise and Diet

Released: 2018-10-19. Duration: 00:17:21. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: Health, Medicine, Exercise, Diet.
Exercise and Diet are primary to health

hpr2655 :: Sleep Apnea and Afib

Released: 2018-10-05. Duration: 00:11:45. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: Health, Medicine, Apnea, Heart, Afib, Atrial Fibrillation.
How Sleep Apnea and Atrial Fibrillation entered my life

hpr2615 :: Cancer

Released: 2018-08-10. Duration: 00:17:23. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: Health, Medicine, Cancer, Prostate, Colon, Lungs.
My history with cancer and how I have dealt with it.

hpr2605 :: The Eyes Have It

Released: 2018-07-27. Duration: 00:09:59. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: Health, Medicine, Eye Care, Vision.
My history with vision issues and how I have dealt with them.

hpr2580 :: Diabetes

Released: 2018-06-22. Duration: 00:14:01. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: Health, Medicine, Diabetes.
This is the story of how I became diabetic and what I did about it.

hpr2570 :: Penguicon 2018 Report

Released: 2018-06-08. Duration: 00:16:27. Flag: Clean. Series: Penguicon.
Tags: Penguicon 2018.
Penguicon 2018 took place on May 4-6, 2018 in Southfield, Michigan

hpr2540 :: 28 - TLS 1.3

Released: 2018-04-27. Duration: 00:18:42. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: Ephemeral Diffie-Hellman, Encryption, TLS.
TLS 1.3 is the newest protocol standard for secure communications on the Web.

hpr2530 :: Introduction to Health

Released: 2018-04-13. Duration: 00:11:59. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: Health, Medicine.
This is the Introduction to a series on health and taking care of yourself

hpr2520 :: Diffie-Hellman and Forward Secrecy

Released: 2018-03-30. Duration: 00:17:41. Flag: Explicit. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: Diffie-Hellman, Encryption, Forward Secrecy.
Using Diffie-Hellman Key Exchange to implement Forward Secrecy

hpr2510 :: 26 - Diffie-Hellman-Merkle Key Exchange

Released: 2018-03-16. Duration: 00:20:31. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: Diffie-Hellman, Encryption.
A basic explanation of how Diffie-Hellman-Merkle Key Exchange works

hpr2500 :: What's In My Podcatcher 3

Released: 2018-03-02. Duration: 00:21:12. Flag: Explicit. Series: Podcast recommendations.
Tags: Podcasts.
A current report, with descriptions, of the podcasts I enjoy

hpr2490 :: What's In My Podcatcher 2

Released: 2018-02-16. Duration: 00:15:59. Flag: Clean. Series: Podcast recommendations.
Tags: Podcasts.
A current report, with descriptions, of the podcasts I enjoy

hpr2480 :: What's In My Podcatcher 1

Released: 2018-02-02. Duration: 00:17:47. Flag: Clean. Series: Podcast recommendations.
Tags: Podcasts.
A current report, with descriptions, of the podcasts I enjoy

hpr2470 :: Obamacare Update At The End Of 2017

Released: 2018-01-19. Duration: 00:13:18. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: Health Insurance, Health Policy, Insurance Marketplace, Obamacare.
Where is US Health Care policy as we head into 2018?

hpr2410 :: OLF 2017 Report

Released: 2017-10-27. Duration: 00:22:56. Flag: Explicit. Series: general.
Tags: OLF 2017, Open Source, Free Software, Conference.
OLF 2017, a Free and Open Source Software conference took place on September 29- October 1, 2017

hpr2395 :: Obamacare

Released: 2017-10-06. Duration: 00:15:49. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: Health Insurance, Health Policy, Insurance Marketplace, Obamacare.
What did Obamacare do?

hpr2385 :: Healthcare Costs

Released: 2017-09-22. Duration: 00:12:52. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: Health Insurance, Health Policy, Insurance Marketplace, Healthcare Costs.
What are the cost pressures in healthcare?

hpr2375 :: Competing Interests

Released: 2017-09-08. Duration: 00:16:00. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: Health Insurance, Health Policy, Insurance Marketplace.
We look at the marketplace and see how everyone's interests clash

hpr2360 :: Tradeoffs in the US Health Care System

Released: 2017-08-18. Duration: 00:12:36. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: Health Insurance, Health Policy, Insurance Marketplace.
Financing health care means choices to be made

hpr2350 :: Ahuka Insurance - Understanding The Marketplace

Released: 2017-08-04. Duration: 00:10:20. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Health Insurance, Health Policy, Insurance Marketplace.
How the Health Insurance Market works in the U.S

hpr2325 :: Insurance - How It Works

Released: 2017-06-30. Duration: 00:21:32. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: Health Insurance, Health Policy.
To begin discussing the policy we need to first explain how insurance works

hpr2315 :: Penguicon 2017 Report

Released: 2017-06-16. Duration: 00:20:11. Flag: Explicit. Series: general.
Tags: Penguicon 2017, open source event.
Penguicon 2017 took place on April 28-30, 2017 in Southfield, Michigan

hpr2275 :: Penguicon 2017

Released: 2017-04-21. Duration: 00:18:46. Flag: Clean. Series: Penguicon.
Tags: Penguicon 2017.
A look at the lineup for the 2017 event.

hpr2155 :: Ohio LinuxFest 2016

Released: 2016-11-04. Duration: 00:18:44. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Open Source, Linux.
My experience of Ohio LinuxFest 2016

hpr2105 :: 24 - SSL Certificates - Problems

Released: 2016-08-26. Duration: 00:36:29. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: SSL, Certificates, encryption.
A discussion of the problems with SSL certificates, and some solutions

hpr2095 :: 23 - SSL Certificates - How They Work

Released: 2016-08-12. Duration: 00:41:02. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: SSL, Certificates, encryption.
A discussion of how SSL certificates work

hpr2085 :: Penguicon 2016 Report

Released: 2016-07-29. Duration: 00:22:17. Flag: Clean. Series: Penguicon.
Tags: Penguicon 2016.
Penguicon 2016 happened on April 29 through May 1, 2016 in Southfield, Michigan

hpr1940 :: WASHLUG Talk on LastPass

Released: 2016-01-08. Duration: 00:57:26. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: LastPass, passwords, password vaults.
An expanded discussion of the LastPass intrusion as delivered at our LUG.

hpr1920 :: 21 - SSH Authentication - Keys

Released: 2015-12-11. Duration: 00:18:39. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: ssh, client, encryption, keys.
We introduce the idea of using public/private key pairs for authentication

hpr1915 :: 67 - LibreOffice Impress - Tables

Released: 2015-12-04. Duration: 00:15:37. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Impress, Tables.
Impress tables and how to format them

hpr1905 :: 66 - LibreOffice Impress - Built-In Charts

Released: 2015-11-20. Duration: 00:14:21. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Impress, Charts.
Creating charts from inside Impress

hpr1900 :: 20 - SSH Basics

Released: 2015-11-13. Duration: 00:16:49. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: ssh, client, basics.
In this we tutorial explore the basics of making an ssh connection.

hpr1895 :: 65 - LibreOffice Impress - OLE Objects, Spreadsheets, and Charts

Released: 2015-11-06. Duration: 00:16:06. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Impress, OLE, Spreadsheets, Charts.
Using Calc modules and data in a presentation

hpr1885 :: 64 - LibreOffice Impress - Multimedia

Released: 2015-10-23. Duration: 00:14:13. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Impress, Multimedia, Audio, Video.
Using Audio and Video files in Impress

hpr1875 :: 63 - LibreOffice Impress - Formatting Text

Released: 2015-10-09. Duration: 00:17:30. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Impress, Text.
Text formatting options are explored

hpr1870 :: 19 - Home SSH Server

Released: 2015-10-02. Duration: 00:18:35. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: ssh, Telnet, server.
To learn ssh it helps to experiment, so this explains setting up a simple home server.

hpr1865 :: 62 - LibreOffice Impress - Working With Text Boxes

Released: 2015-09-25. Duration: 00:16:05. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Impress, Layouts, Text Boxes.
The use of Text Boxes from the Drawing Toolbar is explored

hpr1855 :: 61 - LibreOffice Impress - Slide Layouts and AutoLayout Text Boxes

Released: 2015-09-11. Duration: 00:17:46. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Impress, Layouts, AutoLayout, Text Boxes.
LibreOffice Impress Slide Layouts and components are explored

hpr1850 :: 18 - ssh Introduction

Released: 2015-09-04. Duration: 00:17:02. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: ssh, Telnet, shell, security.
ssh is the secure way of connecting to a remote computer. This is an introduction to a mini-series.

hpr1845 :: 60 - LibreOffice Impress - The Gallery and Themes

Released: 2015-08-28. Duration: 00:14:29. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Impress, Presentations, Clip Art, Gallery, Themes.
LibreOffice Clip Art Gallery and Theme collections

hpr1835 :: 59 - LibreOffice Impress - Pictures

Released: 2015-08-14. Duration: 00:23:16. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Impress, Presentations, Pictures, Photo Album.
Using and formatting pictures, and creating a photo album

hpr1825 :: 58 - LibreOffice Impress - Creating a Template for Hacker Public Radio

Released: 2015-07-31. Duration: 00:14:10. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Impress, Presentations, Template.
Creating a sample template illustrates these concepts

hpr1815 :: 57 - LibreOffice Impress - Styles and Objects 2 - Drawing Object Styles

Released: 2015-07-17. Duration: 00:16:37. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Impress, Presentations, Styles.
Drawing Object Styles and their use in LibreOffice Impress

hpr1810 :: 17 - LastPass Hacked - What Does It Mean?

Released: 2015-07-10. Duration: 00:23:00. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: LastPass, password vault.
LastPass was hacked, but how bad is it?

hpr1805 :: 56 - LibreOffice Impress - Styles and Objects 1 - Presentation Styles

Released: 2015-07-03. Duration: 00:14:56. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Impress, Presentations, Styles.
Presentation Styles and their use in LibreOffice Impress

hpr1800 :: YouTube Video Subscriptions

Released: 2015-06-26. Duration: 00:14:42. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: YouTube, online video, subscriptions, Patreon.
How to subscribe to and watch YouTube Video series, with suggestions

hpr1795 :: 54 - LibreOffice Impress - Templates and Master Pages

Released: 2015-06-19. Duration: 00:17:14. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Impress, Templates, Master Pages.
Using and acquiring Templates in Impress

hpr1790 :: Penguicon 2015 Report

Released: 2015-06-12. Duration: 00:13:50. Flag: Clean. Series: Penguicon.
Tags: Penguicon 2015.
Penguicon 2015 happened on April 24-26, 2015 in Southfield, Michigan

hpr1785 :: 54 - LibreOffice Impress - Creating a Presentation

Released: 2015-06-05. Duration: 00:11:14. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: Libreoffice,Libreoffice impress,creating presentation.
The mechanics of creating a presentation in Impress

hpr1780 :: 16 - TrueCrypt and GnuPG - An Update

Released: 2015-05-29. Duration: 00:15:11. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: TrueCrypt, GnuPGP, support.
GnuPG and TrueCrypt updated, and how we support free software.

hpr1765 :: 53 - LibreOffice Impress - Outlining and Blank Presentations

Released: 2015-05-08. Duration: 00:13:49. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: Libreoffice,Libreoffice impress,outline.
Learning to start with the content and not the eye candy.

hpr1755 :: 52 - LibreOffice Impress - Moving Around

Released: 2015-04-24. Duration: 00:13:34. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Impress, Presentations, navigation.
Introduction to the Impress application screen layout.

hpr1752 :: Penguicon 2015 Promo

Released: 2015-04-21. Duration: 00:30:38. Flag: Clean. Series: Penguicon.
Tags: Penguicon,Open Source,Science Fiction,Convention.
Penguicon 2015 happens on April 24-26, 2015 in Southfield, Michigan

hpr1745 :: 51 - LibreOffice Impress - Overview and Guidance

Released: 2015-04-10. Duration: 00:11:13. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Impress, Presentations.
Introduction to making Presentations, with some good advice.

hpr1735 :: Free tutorials for teachers

Released: 2015-03-27. Duration: 00:14:57. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: Teachers, tutorials.
Professor Bernard Poole makes free tutorials available aimed at teachers

hpr1725 :: 49 - LibreOffice Calc - Creating a Template with Styles

Released: 2015-03-13. Duration: 00:13:58. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, Styles, Templates.
We create Template (recording Billable Time) using Styles to illustrate the usage.

hpr1720 :: 15 Certificate Issues and Solutions

Released: 2015-03-06. Duration: 00:18:11. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: TLS, SSL, Certificates.
A look at the problems that SSL certificates can have, and offers some solutions

hpr1715 :: 48 - LibreOffice Calc - Cell Styles

Released: 2015-02-27. Duration: 00:14:57. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, Cells, Styles.
How to use Cell Styles to control the appearance of your cells.

hpr1705 :: 47 - LibreOffice Calc - Page Styles and Page Settings

Released: 2015-02-13. Duration: 00:20:34. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, Sheets, Styles.
How to control the overall appearance of a worksheet using Page Styles and Page Settings.

hpr1695 :: 46 - LibreOffice Calc - The Object Model and Using Templates

Released: 2015-01-30. Duration: 00:25:20. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, Objects, Templates.
Ubderstanding the Object Model and how Templates work.

hpr1685 :: 45 - LibreOffice Calc - Styles and Templates Introduced

Released: 2015-01-16. Duration: 00:15:05. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, Styles, Templates.
How the concepts of Styles and Templates can be useful in Spreadsheets

hpr1670 :: Digital Signatures and Certificates

Released: 2014-12-26. Duration: 00:17:40. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: TLS, SSL, Certificates.
This episode looks at secure connections between users and Web sites.

hpr1665 :: 44 - LibreOffice Calc - Working With Pivot Tables

Released: 2014-12-19. Duration: 00:10:52. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, pivot, tables.
When you have a pivot table, what are some of the things you can do with it to analyze your data?

hpr1655 :: 43 - LibreOffice Calc - Creating Pivot Tables

Released: 2014-12-05. Duration: 00:15:50. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, pivot, tables.
How to create a Pivot Table

hpr1653 :: Ruth Suehle at Ohio Linux Fest 2014

Released: 2014-12-03. Duration: 00:46:19. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Open Hardware, Open Source, Open Specifications.
Ruth Suehle reminds us all that hardware needs to be open too.

hpr1645 :: 42 - LibreOffice Calc - Data Manipulation 2: Standard and Advanced Filters

Released: 2014-11-21. Duration: 00:16:29. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, filters.
A look at the more advanced filtering options for manipulating data in Calc.

hpr1640 :: Symmetric vs. Asymmetric Encryption

Released: 2014-11-14. Duration: 00:20:31. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: symmetric, asymmetric, encryption.
This episode looks the two kinds of encryption keys, and why to use each one.

hpr1639 :: Ken Starks at Ohio Linux Fest 2014

Released: 2014-11-13. Duration: 00:40:28. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Reglue, Helios, kids.
Ken Starks builds computers for kids who need a hand.

hpr1635 :: 41 - LibreOffice Calc - Data Manipulation 1: Sorting and AutoFilter

Released: 2014-11-07. Duration: 00:12:42. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, sorting, autofilter.
A look at the most simple ways of manipulating data in Calc.

hpr1625 :: 40 - LibreOffice Calc - Other Functions

Released: 2014-10-24. Duration: 00:15:13. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, functions.
A quick look at some miscellaneous functions in Calc.

hpr1624 :: Penguicon 2015 Call for Talks

Released: 2014-10-23. Duration: 00:16:03. Flag: Clean. Series: Penguicon.
Tags: Penguicon.
I am looking for people who can present tech/FOSS talks at Penguicon 2015

hpr1620 :: Passwords, Entropy, and Good Password Practices

Released: 2014-10-17. Duration: 00:21:33. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: passwords, entropy.
This episode explores the best password practices from a mathematical viewpoint with recommendations

hpr1615 :: 39 - LibreOffice Calc - Inferential Statistics Functions

Released: 2014-10-10. Duration: 00:20:12. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, functions, inferential, statistics.
Inferential statistics is how we draw conclusions from data and make predictions.

hpr1605 :: 38 - LibreOffice Calc - simple Descriptive Statistics

Released: 2014-09-26. Duration: 00:19:09. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, functions, descriptive statistics.
Descriptive statistics is how we make basic measurements about a population

hpr1598 :: Hashing and Password Security

Released: 2014-09-17. Duration: 00:26:28. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: hashing, passwords.
Understanding password security begins with understanding hashing.

hpr1595 :: 37 - LibreOffice Calc - More Financial Functions

Released: 2014-09-12. Duration: 00:17:18. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, functions, finance, mortgage.
A look at financial functions and constructing a mortgage repayment schedule

hpr1585 :: 36 - LibreOffice Calc - Financial Functions - Loan Payments

Released: 2014-08-29. Duration: 00:22:26. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: spreadsheet,financial function.
Financial Functions in LibreOffice Calc

hpr1581 :: Sensible Security: The Schneier Model

Released: 2014-08-25. Duration: 00:28:18. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: Security and Privacy series, cost/benefit.
This episode looks at a sensible model of obtaining the right amount of security for your needs.

hpr1575 :: 35 - LibreOffice Calc - Introduction to Functions

Released: 2014-08-15. Duration: 00:11:54. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: Calc, Spreadsheet, function.
Introduction to working with functions in LibreOffice Calc

hpr1565 :: 34 - LibreOffice Calc - More on Chart Editing

Released: 2014-08-01. Duration: 00:13:13. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, chart, graph.
Editing charts, Calc

hpr1557 :: Encrypting E-mail on Android; Importing Keys

Released: 2014-07-22. Duration: 00:31:05. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: Security and Privacy series, cost/benefit.
This episode looks at a sensible model of obtaining the right amount of security for your needs.

hpr1555 :: 33 - LibreOffice Calc - Creating Charts

Released: 2014-07-18. Duration: 00:14:41. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, chart, graph.
Creating Charts with LibreOffice Calc

hpr1545 :: 32 - LibreOffice Calc - Introduction to Charts and Graphs

Released: 2014-07-04. Duration: 00:19:44. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc.
LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, chart, graph

hpr1535 :: 31 - LibreOffice Calc - Sheet Editing and Navigation

Released: 2014-06-20. Duration: 00:20:38. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc.
Editing and navigating sheets, rows and columns in LibreOffice Calc

hpr1529 :: TrueCrypt, Heartbleed, and Lessons Learned

Released: 2014-06-12. Duration: 00:18:37. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: security, Open Source.
What is needed to have security in Open Source projects.

hpr1526 :: Penguicon 2014

Released: 2014-06-09. Duration: 00:26:57. Flag: Clean. Series: Penguicon.
Tags: Penguicon.
I review the Penguicon 2014 event with a focus on the technology talks

hpr1525 :: 30 - LibreOffice Calc - A Savings Model

Released: 2014-06-06. Duration: 00:20:52. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc.
LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, models, what-if analysis, savings

hpr1524 :: WASHLUG 20150515 GPG and E-mail

Released: 2014-06-05. Duration: 01:29:39. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: GPG,email,Thunderbird,Enigmail,encrypt,sign.
Using GPG to encrypt or sign e-mail

hpr1515 :: 29 - LibreOffice Calc - Models and "What-If" Analysis

Released: 2014-05-23. Duration: 00:12:54. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc.
This episode looks at building models and doing "What-If?" Analysis.

hpr1505 :: 28 - LibreOffice Calc - Fills, an Introduction

Released: 2014-05-09. Duration: 00:15:03. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, fills.
This episode looks at the filling rows and columns using click-and-drag.

hpr1500 :: Key Signing

Released: 2014-05-02. Duration: 00:28:53. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: public key encryption,GPG,keyring,key signing,Mailvelope.
Ahuka and Tony Bemus discuss key signing and how you build a web of trust.

hpr1495 :: 27 - LibreOffice Calc - Calculations and the Formula Bar

Released: 2014-04-25. Duration: 00:23:21. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet, formulas.
This episode looks at the creating and using formulas in spreadsheets.

hpr1485 :: 26 - LibreOffice Calc Cells

Released: 2014-04-11. Duration: 00:21:15. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet.
This episode looks at the fundamental unit of a spreadsheet, the cell, and introduces addressing and

hpr1482 :: 02 What is on my podcast player

Released: 2014-04-08. Duration: 00:15:38. Flag: Clean. Series: Podcast recommendations.
Tags: podcasts,recommendations.
Ahuka continues with the list of podcasts he listens to

hpr1481 :: Encryption and Gmail

Released: 2014-04-07. Duration: 00:16:27. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: encryption, email.
This looks at how you can use encryption to sign email and to privately secure it in Gmail.

hpr1479 :: 01 What is on my podcast player

Released: 2014-04-03. Duration: 00:16:14. Flag: Clean. Series: Podcast recommendations.
Tags: podcasts,recommendations .
Ahuka begins to tell us about the podcasts he listens to

hpr1475 :: 25 - LibreOffice Calc What Is A Spreadsheet

Released: 2014-03-28. Duration: 00:13:40. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Calc, Spreadsheet.
The origins and history of the spreadsheet

hpr1465 :: 24 - LibreOffice Writer A Brochure Project

Released: 2014-03-14. Duration: 00:26:12. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer, Word Processing, Page Layout.
This concludes our look at page layout by showing these techniques at use in creating a Tri-fold bro

hpr1462 :: Encryption and Email with Thunderbird

Released: 2014-03-11. Duration: 00:23:41. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: encryption, email.
Ahuka discusses using Thunderbird and Enigmail to send and receive encrypted email

hpr1455 :: 23 - LibreOffice Writer Other Page Layout Options

Released: 2014-02-28. Duration: 00:15:52. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer, Word Processing, Page Layout.
This continues our look at page layout by looking at ways to do this other than by using frames.

hpr1445 :: 22 - LibreOffice Writer Other Frame Styles

Released: 2014-02-14. Duration: 00:10:06. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer, Word Processing, Page Layout.
This continues our look at frames by looking at frame styles for things other than text.

hpr1440 :: Creating a Key Pair - GUI Client

Released: 2014-02-07. Duration: 00:16:06. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Security, encryption, keys, GUI.
Using a GUI client (KGpg) to generate an RSA key pair.

hpr1435 :: 21 - LibreOffice Writer Frame Properties Completed

Released: 2014-01-31. Duration: 00:16:40. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: libreoffice,frame properties.
The second of two programs about Frame properties in LibreOffice Writer

hpr1425 :: 20 - LibreOffice Writer Frames - Introduction and the Type Tab

Released: 2014-01-17. Duration: 00:30:49. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: libreoffice,frames.
This episode introduces the discussion of Frames in LibreOffice Writer

hpr1421 :: Statistics and Polling

Released: 2014-01-13. Duration: 00:40:27. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Statistics,polling,politics,surveys.
Polling and the statistical background behind it

hpr1415 :: 19 - LibreOffice Writer Working with Page Styles

Released: 2014-01-03. Duration: 00:18:29. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
Using page styles in LibreOffice Writer

hpr1410 :: Generating Keys on the Command Line

Released: 2013-12-27. Duration: 00:30:55. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: security,GPG,key,kgpg,seahorse.
How to generate keys on the command line in Linux using GPG

hpr1407 :: Mars Needs Women, and Hacker Public Radio Needs Shows

Released: 2013-12-24. Duration: 00:25:51. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Hacker Public Radio, shows, recording.
The many ways you can record a show for Hacker Public Radio and get involved.

hpr1406 :: ORCA fundraiser

Released: 2013-12-23. Duration: 00:34:44. Flag: Explicit. Series: Accessibility.
Tags: accessibility,orca.
Ahuka talks to Jonathan Nadeau about the campaign to improve the Orca Screen Reader

hpr1405 :: 18 - LibreOffice Writer Page Styles Introduced

Released: 2013-12-20. Duration: 00:20:49. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
An introduction to page styles in LibreOffice Writer

hpr1395 :: 17 - LibreOffice Writer Overview of Page Layout Options

Released: 2013-12-06. Duration: 00:12:32. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
Controlling page layout in LibreOffice Writer

hpr1391 :: Google Play Music All Access

Released: 2013-12-02. Duration: 00:17:11. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: "music streaming","Google Play Music".
The new online streaming music service from Google

hpr1390 :: 02 - Encryption Basics

Released: 2013-11-29. Duration: 00:22:18. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: encryption,cryptography,"asymmetric public key cryptography",RSA.
The fundamentals of encryption and asymmetric public key cryptography

hpr1385 :: LibreOffice 16 Writer Nested Lists Controlled via Styles

Released: 2013-11-22. Duration: 00:25:00. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
Controlling nested lists with styles in LibreOffice Writer

hpr1375 :: LibreOffice 15 Writer Nested Lists Introduced

Released: 2013-11-08. Duration: 00:20:43. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
Introducing nested lists in LibreOffice Writer

hpr1373 :: 01 - Why Do We Need Privacy, And Isn't It A Waste Of Time Anyway?

Released: 2013-11-06. Duration: 00:22:23. Flag: Clean. Series: Privacy and Security.
Tags: privacy,security.
The need for privacy and the practicality of achieving it

hpr1365 :: LibreOffice 14 Writer A Numbered List Style Deconstructed

Released: 2013-10-25. Duration: 00:22:12. Flag: Clean. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
How to define a numbered list style in LibreOffice Writer

hpr1355 :: LibreOffice 13 Writer A Bullet Style Deconstructed

Released: 2013-10-11. Duration: 00:18:11. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
How to define a bullet list style in LibreOffice Writer

hpr1345 :: LibreOffice 12 Writer List Styles Introduced

Released: 2013-09-27. Duration: 00:25:10. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
Introducing list styles in LibreOffice Writer

hpr1335 :: LibreOffice 11 Writer Character Styles

Released: 2013-09-13. Duration: 00:19:42. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
Character styles in LibreOffice Writer

hpr1325 :: LibreOffice 10 Writer Paragraph Styles in Templates

Released: 2013-08-30. Duration: 00:13:57. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
Using paragraph styles in templates in LibreOffice Writer

hpr1315 :: LibreOffice 09 Writer Working With Paragraph-Level Styles

Released: 2013-08-16. Duration: 00:22:42. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
Details of paragraph-level styles in LibreOffice Writer

hpr1305 :: LibreOffice 08 Writer Tab Styles

Released: 2013-08-02. Duration: 00:11:37. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
Tab styles in LibreOffice Writer

hpr1295 :: LibreOffice 07 Writer Heading Styles

Released: 2013-07-19. Duration: 00:21:20. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
Heading styles in LibreOffice Writer

hpr1285 :: LibreOffice 06 Writer Creating a Paragraph Style LibreOffice

Released: 2013-07-05. Duration: 00:17:59. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
Creating a Paragraph Style in LibreOffice

hpr1275 :: LibreOffice 05 Writer Style Properties 2

Released: 2013-06-21. Duration: 00:21:34. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
Style properties in LibreOffice Writer, part 2

hpr1267 :: LibreOffice 04 Writer Style Properties 1

Released: 2013-06-11. Duration: 00:25:22. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
Style properties in LibreOffice Writer, part 1

hpr1242 :: What's Wrong With Free, Anyway?

Released: 2013-05-07. Duration: 00:23:18. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Apps,software,market.
Free of Charge versus Free as in Freedom

hpr1190 :: LibreOffice 03 Writer Introduction to Styles

Released: 2013-02-22. Duration: 00:21:40. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
Using styles to control the appearance of documents in LibreOffice Writer

hpr1149 :: LibreOffice 02 Writer Default Template

Released: 2012-12-27. Duration: 00:17:18. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, Writer.
The default template in LibreOffice Writer

hpr1144 :: Who Owns Your Files

Released: 2012-12-20. Duration: 00:33:08. Flag: Explicit. Series: general.
Ahuka discusses the aftermath of the wiping a Norwegian user's Kindle by Amazon

hpr1136 :: LibreOffice 01 Introduction to Office software

Released: 2012-12-10. Duration: 00:27:00. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: LibreOffice, office software, introduction.
Introduction to Office Software

hpr1093 :: Separate Presentation from Content - 2 Office Software

Released: 2012-10-10. Duration: 00:23:54. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: presentation,content,office software,semantic encoding.
A continuation of the topic of presentation versus content

hpr1088 :: Penguicon 2012

Released: 2012-10-03. Duration: 00:24:23. Flag: Explicit. Series: Penguicon.
Tags: Penguicon 2012.
A report from Penguicon 2012 - a Linux Fest and Sci Fi convention

hpr1073 :: Separate Presentation from Content - 1 The Web

Released: 2012-09-12. Duration: 00:31:23. Flag: Explicit. Series: LibreOffice.
Tags: presentation,content,css.
An introduction to the concept of presentation versus content

hpr1063 :: Freedom and Licensing

Released: 2012-08-29. Duration: 00:26:59. Flag: Explicit. Series: general.
Tags: software freedom,GPL,BSD licence.
Following an interview with Richard Stallman on the Linux Action Show

hpr1013 :: Saving Programs From TiVo

Released: 2012-06-19. Duration: 00:33:54. Flag: Explicit. Series: general.
Tags: TiVo,kmttg,tivodecode,curl,mencoder,ffmpeg,Handbrake,Comskip,AtomicParsley,kdenlive.
How to make copies of programs from TiVo for long-term use

hpr0983 :: Freedom is not Free 5 - Get Involved

Released: 2012-05-08. Duration: 00:17:32. Flag: Explicit. Series: Freedom is not Free .
Tags: FOSS,FLOSS,involvement.
Part 5 of the "Freedom is not Free" series

hpr0981 :: Review Indiana LinuxFest 2012

Released: 2012-05-06. Duration: 00:23:17. Flag: Explicit. Series: general.
Tags: Indiana LinuxFest.
Ahuka speaks of his experiences attending the second of these conferences

hpr0973 :: Freedom is not Free 4 - Money

Released: 2012-04-24. Duration: 00:23:36. Flag: Explicit. Series: Freedom is not Free .
Tags: FOSS,FLOSS,financial support.
Part 4 of the "Freedom is not Free" series

hpr0957 :: Freedom is not Free 3 - Documentation

Released: 2012-04-02. Duration: 00:22:51. Flag: Explicit. Series: Freedom is not Free .
Tags: FOSS,FLOSS,technical documentation,end-user documentation,translation.
Part 3 of the "Freedom is not Free" series

hpr0943 :: Freedom is not Free 2 - Bugs

Released: 2012-03-14. Duration: 00:26:22. Flag: Explicit. Series: Freedom is not Free .
Tags: FOSS,FLOSS,bug reporting,bug tracking.
Part 2 of the "Freedom is not Free" series

hpr0933 :: Freedom is not Free 1 Introduction

Released: 2012-02-28. Duration: 00:22:56. Flag: Explicit. Series: Freedom is not Free .
Tags: FOSS,FLOSS,Free Software Foundation,GNU Project.
Part 1 of the "Freedom is not Free" series

hpr0901 :: Ahuka: Intro and How I Got Into Linux

Released: 2012-01-16. Duration: 00:30:34. Flag: Explicit. Series: How I Found Linux.
Tags: mainframe,punched card,teletype,Sinclair ZX80,PC XT,DOS,Linux,KDE.
An introduction from a new host

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