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Tony Hughes AKA TonyH1212

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I'm a middle age bloke who enjoys using and talking about computers and open source software. I started using Linux in 2006 and have been using it as my Operating System on all my PC's for the last 7 years. I'm also an avid cook and enjoy creating new vegetarian recipes as I have been a vegetarian for over 26 years.
I have an occasional Blog at: http://tony-hughes.blogspot.co.uk/


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episodes: 50

hpr2805 :: My 50th Show

Released: 2019-05-03. Duration: 00:17:44. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: HPR, Linacityux, podcasting, Audacity.
This is a review of the other 49 shows I've posted in the last 3 years

hpr2786 :: My YouTube Channels

Released: 2019-04-08. Duration: 00:07:03. Flag: Clean. Series: YouTube Subscriptions.
Tags: Linux, Computers, YouTube, Gaming, Electronics, Audacity.
A short show about some of my YouTube channels inspired by Ahuka

hpr2772 :: My applications and software part 3

Released: 2019-03-19. Duration: 00:09:45. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Software, applications, utilities.
A short show about the software I use in Linux Mint

hpr2746 :: My software part 2

Released: 2019-02-11. Duration: 00:05:26. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Linux Mint 19.1,utilities.
More about the software I use regularly on Linux

hpr2738 :: My Applications

Released: 2019-01-30. Duration: 00:03:49. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: productivity software.
just a short show on the applications I use on my Linux Mint Box

hpr2735 :: Soffritto

Released: 2019-01-25. Duration: 00:02:18. Flag: Clean. Series: Cooking.
Tags: Food, cookery, how to, food preparation.
A short episode on a common cookery technique

hpr2702 :: Audacity set up and response to episode 2658

Released: 2018-12-11. Duration: 00:01:47. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: audio,Audacity.
Just a quick response to Ep2658

hpr2663 :: Short review on a 2.5 inch SSD/HDD caddy

Released: 2018-10-17. Duration: 00:03:22. Flag: Clean. Series: What's in My Toolkit.
Tags: Computers, Tool Bag.
Tony reviews a Short review on a 2.5 inch SSD/HDD caddy from ebay

hpr2652 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - Interview with Caroline and John

Released: 2018-10-02. Duration: 00:07:20. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: Liverpool Makefest 2018, computing, young coders, hackers, makers, crafts.
This is the final interview from this years Liverpool Makefest

hpr2646 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - Interview with Steve and Gerrard from the Liverpool Astronomical society.

Released: 2018-09-24. Duration: 00:05:55. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: Liverpool Makefest 2018, Astronomy, History, Science.
In this Episode I talk to Steve and Gerrard from the Liverpool Astronomical society.

hpr2641 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - interview with Rachel from the MicroBit Foundation

Released: 2018-09-17. Duration: 00:09:24. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: Liverpool Makefest 2018, computing, young coders, hackers, makers, crafts, microbit.
This is a short interview recorded at this years Liverpool Makefest with Rachel from MicroBit

hpr2636 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - interviews with Noel from JMU FabLab

Released: 2018-09-10. Duration: 00:10:03. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Liverpool Makefest 2018, Making, hacking, creativity.
In this episode I talk to Noel Baker from the JMU FabLab.

hpr2632 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - interviews with Robert and Carl

Released: 2018-09-04. Duration: 00:06:16. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: Liverpool Makefest 2018, computing, young coders, hackers, makers, crafts.
In this episode I talk to Robert from Roberts Workshop and Carl from Edgehill University

hpr2626 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - interviews with Helen and Chris

Released: 2018-08-27. Duration: 00:08:30. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: Liverpool Makefest 2018, computing, young coders, hackers, makers, crafts.
Interviews about Manchester Hackspace and Wirral Code Club

hpr2621 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - Chan'nel Thomas a.k.a little pink maker

Released: 2018-08-20. Duration: 00:04:53. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: Liverpool Makefest 2018,Making, hacking, creativity, inventions.
In this episode I talk to Chan'nel Thomas aka little pink maker

hpr2616 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - interview with Josh - A.K.A - All About Code

Released: 2018-08-13. Duration: 00:05:10. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: Liverpool Makefest 2018, EduBlocks, computing, young coders.
An interview with Josh recorded at Liverpool makefest

hpr2612 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - interview with Joe aka Concrete Dog

Released: 2018-08-07. Duration: 00:05:53. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: Liverpool Makefest 2018.
An interview with Joe from Liverpool makefest

hpr2606 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - interview with Dan Lynch

Released: 2018-07-30. Duration: 00:08:40. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: Liverpool Makefest 2018, Dan Lynch, Linux Outlaws, Floss Weekly.
This is an interview with Dan Lynch one of this year's Makefest organisers

hpr2601 :: Liverpool Makerfest 2018

Released: 2018-07-23. Duration: 00:10:34. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: Liverpool Makefest 2018, EduBlocks.
This is an interview with Chris Dell

hpr2595 :: New laptop bargain?

Released: 2018-07-13. Duration: 00:04:12. Flag: Clean. Series: Hardware upgrades.
Tags: computer auction,laptop.
This is a short show about another trip to the computer auction and one of my purchases

hpr2590 :: Blowing a PC Power Supply

Released: 2018-07-06. Duration: 00:03:49. Flag: Clean. Series: Hardware upgrades.
Tags: Computers, Repair, safety.
Just a short show on how I managed to blow the power supply on my desktop PC

hpr2579 :: Ubuntu 18.04 Mate

Released: 2018-06-21. Duration: 00:10:20. Flag: Clean. Series: Hardware upgrades.
Tags: Linux, Ubuntu.
This is a short show on installing the latest Ubuntu 18.04 onto a laptop and desktop PC

hpr2442 :: The sound of Woodbrook Quaker Study centre in the Spring

Released: 2017-12-12. Duration: 00:15:37. Flag: Clean. Series: Sound Scapes.
Tags: birdsong.
I recorded the sound of bird song at Woodbrook Quaker study Centre in Birmingham UK in April 2017

hpr2432 :: Living with the Nokia 6 – an update to HPR 2405

Released: 2017-11-28. Duration: 00:05:16. Flag: Clean. Series: Hardware upgrades.
Tags: Android, Nokia 6, Phones, New Kit, OnePlus1.
An update to my show on the Nokia 6 phone

hpr2405 :: Nokia 6 Review

Released: 2017-10-20. Duration: 00:11:15. Flag: Clean. Series: Hardware upgrades.
Tags: Android, Nokia 6, Phones, New Kit.
This is a short show about my first thoughts of the Nokia 6

hpr2380 :: Raspbian X86 on P4 Tower

Released: 2017-09-15. Duration: 00:04:08. Flag: Clean. Series: Hardware upgrades.
Tags: Linux, Raspbian x86, Pentium4 hardware..
This is a show on installing Pixel on a Pentium 4 Tower PC

hpr2374 :: How to Make Sauerkraut

Released: 2017-09-07. Duration: 00:09:55. Flag: Clean. Series: Cooking.
Tags: Cooking, Fermenting, Food preserving .
This is a short show on making Sauerkraut

hpr2366 :: Making Bramble Jelly

Released: 2017-08-28. Duration: 00:11:05. Flag: Clean. Series: Cooking.
Tags: Cooking, Jam, Jelly.
This is a show on making Bramble Jelly

hpr2362 :: Raspbian X86 on Lenovo x61s

Released: 2017-08-22. Duration: 00:11:10. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Raspbian,X86,Lenovo.
This is another distro review show

hpr2352 :: Liverpool Makefest 2017 Show 5

Released: 2017-08-08. Duration: 00:03:12. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: Interviews, Making.
A short series of interviews done at the Liverpool Makefest 2017

hpr2346 :: Liverpool Makefest 2017 Show 4

Released: 2017-07-31. Duration: 00:05:15. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: Interviews, Making.
A short series of interviews done at the Liverpool Makefest 2017

hpr2341 :: Liverpool Makefest 2017 Show 3

Released: 2017-07-24. Duration: 00:06:18. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: Interviews, Making.
A short series of interviews done at the Liverpool Makefest 2017

hpr2336 :: Liverpool Makefest 2017 Show 2

Released: 2017-07-17. Duration: 00:06:13. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: Interviews, Making.
A short series of interviews done at the Liverpool Makefest 2017

hpr2331 :: Liverpool Makefest 2017 Show 1

Released: 2017-07-10. Duration: 00:05:09. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: Interviews, Making.
A short series of interviews done at the Liverpool Makefest 2017

hpr2295 :: MX Linux

Released: 2017-05-19. Duration: 00:08:49. Flag: Clean. Series: Hardware upgrades.
Tags: Linux, Distributions.
Show about my latest Linux Distro find

hpr2286 :: Surviving a Stroke

Released: 2017-05-08. Duration: 00:10:44. Flag: Clean. Series: Health and Healthcare.
Tags: health,stroke,recovery,TIA.
on the 2nd of February I had a stroke, this is my story

hpr2280 :: Lenovo X61s Part 2

Released: 2017-04-28. Duration: 00:08:46. Flag: Clean. Series: Hardware upgrades.
Tags: Lenovo X61s, Linux Lite.
A description of living with the X61s for almost 2 weeks

hpr2271 :: Raspberry Pi Zero W

Released: 2017-04-17. Duration: 00:06:18. Flag: Clean. Series: Hardware upgrades.
Tags: Raspberry Pi,Zero W,single board computer,sbc.
an introduction to the new Pi Zero W from the Raspberry Pi Foundation

hpr2265 :: WattOS on Lenovo X61s

Released: 2017-04-07. Duration: 00:08:08. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: WattOS,Lenovo X61s.
I talk about installing WattOS on the X61s

hpr2257 :: Watt OS

Released: 2017-03-28. Duration: 00:04:04. Flag: Explicit. Series: Hardware upgrades.
Tags: Linux,OS,OS Watt.
a short show about the Linux distro Watt OS

hpr2157 :: BarCamp Manchester part 3

Released: 2016-11-08. Duration: 00:08:24. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: BarCamp Manchester.
This is an interview with Alan O'Donohoe which I did at BarCamp Manchester.

hpr2151 :: BarCamp Manchester part 2

Released: 2016-10-31. Duration: 00:09:01. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: BarCamp Manchester.
An interview with the Organiser and one of the sponsors of the Event

hpr2144 :: An Interview with All About Code at Manchester BarCamp

Released: 2016-10-20. Duration: 00:07:59. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: BarCamp Manchester,Python,EduPython,EduBlocks,Raspberry Pi.
This is a follow up interview with Josh as he has been busy since I last interviewed him

hpr2101 :: What's on my podcatcher

Released: 2016-08-22. Duration: 00:09:57. Flag: Explicit. Series: Podcast recommendations.
Tags: podcast,podcatcher.
Some of the podcasts I listen to

hpr2097 :: New Toys

Released: 2016-08-16. Duration: 00:09:15. Flag: Clean. Series: Hardware upgrades.
Tags: slide rule,Intel 286,Intel 386,Windows,AOL,modem,Linux Mint,Raspberry Pi.
Story of my PC hardware journey in last 20 years

hpr2087 :: Magazines I read Part 2

Released: 2016-08-02. Duration: 00:03:40. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Magazine,food,recipe,sci fi,archaeology,motorcycles,photography.
More of the magazines I read

hpr2076 :: What Magazines I read Part 1

Released: 2016-07-18. Duration: 00:05:00. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: Magazine, Linux, Computing.
This is a short episode about the Magazines I read that may be of interest to other listeners

hpr2065 :: Whats in My Bag

Released: 2016-07-01. Duration: 00:04:31. Flag: Clean. Series: What's in My Toolkit.
Tags: toolkit,laptop,tablet,netbook,Lenovo,Raspberry Pi,microSD,external HD.
This is a short episode about what I carry in My Geek bag at various times

hpr2056 :: Interview with a young hacker

Released: 2016-06-20. Duration: 00:04:31. Flag: Clean. Series: Interviews.
Tags: interview,maker,makerspace,Blackpool,soldering,electronics,Python,EduPython,Open SUSE.
This is a short interview with a young member of my makerspace and local Raspberry Jam

hpr2051 :: My Linux Journey

Released: 2016-06-13. Duration: 00:11:49. Flag: Clean. Series: How I Found Linux.
Tags: Windows 3.1,Windows 95,Windows 98,Xubuntu,Windows XP,Freespire,Ubuntu,LibreOffice,Linux Mint.
This is a short show where I talk about how I started to use Linux

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