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Andrew Conway

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Interested in computers, science, economics, writing and er, well, um, humans I suppose.
blog.mcnalu.net


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episodes: 12

hpr3126 :: Metrics part II

Released: 2020-07-27. Duration: 00:32:47. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: maths,relativity,physics,earth.
The metric of a 2D curved surface

hpr3120 :: How open are roleplaying games?

Released: 2020-07-17. Duration: 00:46:07. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: open,free,roleplaying,licensing.
Klaatu and mcnalu talk through what open and free mean in roleplaying games.

hpr3101 :: Metrics

Released: 2020-06-22. Duration: 00:25:53. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: mathematics,relativity,physics.
A layman's explanation of the mathematical concept of metric.

hpr3010 :: FOSDEM first impressions

Released: 2020-02-14. Duration: 00:27:18. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: fosdem,conference,podcasts,creative commons.
Impressions from my first attendance at FOSDEM.

hpr2731 :: My 8 bit Christmas

Released: 2019-01-21. Duration: 00:26:19. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: retro,BBC,8bit,assembler.
I got a new, old computer for Christmas - an Acorn BBC microcomputer model B.

hpr2384 :: Slackware in Scotland

Released: 2017-09-21. Duration: 00:56:39. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: linux,slackware,scotland,bicycles.
Beni comes to Scotland and talks to Andrew about Slackware 14.2, a year after release.

hpr1594 :: Steam and wine with linux

Released: 2014-09-11. Duration: 00:17:13. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: linux,gaming,wine,steam,slackware.
How to coax a windows-only steam game to work under steam in GNU/Linux.

hpr1587 :: Beginner's guide to the night sky 3 - A wee dot on a dark sky

Released: 2014-09-02. Duration: 00:30:09. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: astronomy,star,hydrogen,helium.
A ramble about stars, by a geeky chap who resides on planet Earth.

hpr1553 :: TuxJam 33.333 - How we got into Linux

Released: 2014-07-16. Duration: 01:07:57. Flag: Clean. Series: How I Found Linux.
Tags: FOSS,software,creative commons,music.
Kevie and Andrew release TuxJam episode 33 1/3 as an exclusive to HPR on how they got into Linux

hpr1533 :: Beginner's guide to the night sky 2

Released: 2014-06-18. Duration: 00:24:59. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: astronomy,Stellarium,KStars,Google Sky Map,Star Chart.
A review of some astronomy software, as used on the planet Earth, by a geeky chap.

hpr1484 :: TuxJam31

Released: 2014-04-10. Duration: 01:21:18. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: astronomy.
Andrew Conway presents TuxJam episode 31, a special for HPR

hpr1392 :: Beginner's guide to the night sky

Released: 2013-12-03. Duration: 00:17:35. Flag: Clean. Series: general.
Tags: astronomy,"Moon Illusion",constellation,mythology,astrology.
A personal view of the Universe, as viewed from Earth, by a geeky chap.

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