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hpr1874 :: Interview with Droops

To mark the 10 year anniversary of HPR we talk to droops one of the founders of Today with a Techie.

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We started producing shows as Today with a Techie 10 years ago this weekend. To mark the project we track down droops one of the founders and ask him about the early days.

About HPR.

Hacker Public Radio (HPR) is an Internet Radio show (podcast) that releases shows every weekday Monday through Friday. HPR has a long lineage going back to Radio FreeK America, Binary Revolution Radio & Infonomicon, and it is a direct continuation of Twatech radio. Please listen to StankDawg's "Introduction to HPR" for more information.

What differentiates HPR from other podcasts is that the shows are produced by the community - fellow listeners like you. There is no restrictions on how long the show can be, nor on the topic you can cover as long as they "are of interest to Hackers". If you want to see what topics have been covered so far just have a look at our Archive. We also allow for a series of shows so that host(s) can go into more detail on a topic.

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Comment #1 posted on 2015-09-28T04:18:26Z by droops

Thanks

Thank you again Ken for keeping all of this together and thank you to everyone who has recorded and episode and truly been a part of the HPR community. It would not exist without you.

Comment #2 posted on 2015-10-08T15:15:39Z by J.

Wow, as a public school survivor, hearing all about your class makes me a little envious to be honest.

Comment #3 posted on 2015-10-13T13:19:37Z by Dave Morriss

I loved this interview

I really enjoyed this. Congratulations and thanks Ken.

It was great to understand more about the history of HPR, and to get further insight into who the founders were, and what their motivation was.

And droops - you sound like a hell of a teacher :-)

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