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My videos, livestreams, and courses. You can find all my archived videos and streams below:

  • All livestreams on Twitch/li>
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  • All livestreams on YouTube
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Hands on - Streamline docker images with dockerslim

Dockerslim claims to increase the performance and security of docker images with no effort on your part. How realistic is the claim? I take a look.

Chinchilla Squeaks - Real-Time Analytics with Venkat Venkataramani of Rockset,

Rockset promises The real-time indexing database for modern data applications. How doe sit compare to the competition? I speak with Venkat Venkataramani to find out.

Chinchilla Squeaks - Full Stack Automation with HashiCorp

Many of us in software development know of, and have used HashiCorp projects. How do they stay innovative in a rapidly changing ecosystem? I speak with Ray (Consul) and Chang (Nomad) to find out more.

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Hands on - MacOS productivity revisited with raycast

I looked at raycast a few months ago and the product and community has developed so much since I thought it was time to see whatā€™s new.

Chinchilla Squeaks - Application-aware Networking with Varun Talwar from Tetrate

Created by Istio founders, Tetrate Service Bridge is the only edge-to-workload application connectivity platform that provides enterprises with a consistent, unified way to connect and secure services across an entire mesh-managed environment.

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Hands on - Build and share data-based apps with Streamlit

Streamlit turns data scripts into shareable web apps in minutes. All in Python. All for free. No frontā€‘end experience required. Too good to be true? I take a look!

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The Solo Adventurer - High class thievery with The Estate of Baron Archambaud

The Estate of Baron Archambaud, an Ingrate is a self-contained, single-player card adventure in which players use a deck of standard playing cards to explore the Baronā€™s estate and retrieve an heirloom from his vault.

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Hands on - Open Source Note Taking with Joplin

I love note taking applicationsā€¦ How does Joplin compare to the myriad options now available, and does open source hinder or help its usability? I take it for a spin and see.

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The Solo Adventurer - Escaping from the Underground with The Buried

The Buried is a Wretched and Alone game, based on the SRD by Chris Bissette. In this solo journaling game it begins with you trapped underground, and you will struggle to make it out alive.

Chinchilla Squeaks - Monitor everything with Netdata

Netdata helps you troubleshoot slowdowns and anomalies in your infrastructure with thousands of per-second metrics, meaningful visualizations, and insightful health alarms with zero configuration. Observability is a busy space, how do they compare? I speak with Robin Schumacher to find out.

Chinchilla Squeaks - Modern Application Connectivity with Solo.io

I have Idit Levine back on the show to discuss how solo.io use Istio and Envoy Proxy to provide API Infrastructure from the Edge to Service Mesh.

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Hands on - Simplify audio editing with Audiate

Audiate makes recording and editing your voice as simple as editing text in a document. How does it compare to options such as Descript, and Simon Says? I take a look.

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The Solo Adventurer - Disenfranchised spellcasting with Blue-collar conjurer

I play a disenfranchised spellcaster who works in a droll environment. Work is too boring, but maybe there is a way to make it all a bit easier. Using 1D6, and a single game sheet, craft the best spells to make your work easier!

Chinchilla Squeaks - Creating Production-ready containers with John Amaral of Slim.ai

Chinchilla Squeaks - Creating Production-ready containers with John Amaral of Slim.ai

How can slim.ai help you create production-ready containers quickly? I speak with CEO, John Amaral to find out how.

Chinchilla Squeaks - Ransomware in Kubernetes with Veeam

Chinchilla Squeaks - Ransomware in Kubernetes with Veeam

Infrastructure as code offers many possibilities, but introduces a large amount of potential security vulnerabilities. How can Veeam help? I speak with Michael Cade to find out.

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Hands on - Open Source Calendly with Calendso

Self-hosted or hosted by us. White-label by design. API-driven and ready to be deployed on your own domain. You are in control of your events and data. Is it worth it? I find out.

Chinchilla Squeaks - Percona and the future of data with Matt Yonkovit

Chinchilla Squeaks - Percona and the future of data with Matt Yonkovit

I speak with Perconaā€™s Chief Experience Officer to discuss their recent Percona live event, the future of data and how we store and collaborate with it, and what open source means to the company.

Chinchilla Squeaks - Building and sharing data with Streamlit

Chinchilla Squeaks - Building and sharing data with Streamlit

Streamlit turns data scripts into shareable web apps in minutes. All in Python. All for free. No frontā€‘end experience required. I speak with Sammy Kauser to find out more about the company and how it fits into data pipelines.

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Hands on - Tie your apps together with Zoho Flow

Another low code/no code solution from Zoho to tie applications together. How does it compare to the myriad alternatives? I investigate!

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The Solo Adventurer - Interactive radio with codename Cygnus

An interactive radio drama that uses speech recognition to cast you as the secret agent in a branching story. Play as a secret agent in an interactive fictional world inspired by old time serial radio dramas. http://www.codenamecygnus.com/

Chinchilla Squeaks - Open Source Service Mesh with William and Jason Morgan of Linkerd

Chinchilla Squeaks - Open Source Service Mesh with William and Jason Morgan of Linkerd

How does Linkerd set itself apart from other service meshes such as Istio, and how does it maintain its aims for simplicity in an ecosystem full of complexity? I speak with Jason and William Morgan to find out more.

Silicon Valley Mystery explainer video

Welcome to this explainer video introducing Silicon Valley Mystery, a clue collecting roll and write game created by Daniel BallabĆ”s and Chris Ward. In Silicon Valley Mystery you are detectives tasked with solving a mystery quicker than any other player. Whoever scores the most points is declared the winner. You gain more points for gaining clues when they are newer (called ā€œfreshnessā€), as opposed to gaining as many clues as possible.

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Hands on - macOS Automation with Hammerspoon

What is Hammerspoon? Hammerspoon is a desktop automation tool for OS X. It bridges various system level APIs into a Lua scripting engine, allowing you to have powerful effects on your system by writing Lua scripts.

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Hands on - Write videos in React with Remotion

Use your react knowledge to create mp4 videos programmatically and dynamically using server side rendering and code you know. Thereā€™s a bit of waffle to begin with, you might want to jump to 07:45.

The Weekly Squeak - Hybrid cloud object storage with AB Periasamy of MinIO

The Weekly Squeak - Hybrid cloud object storage with AB Periasamy of MinIO

My next Weekly Squeak topic is Hybrid cloud object storage with AB Periasamy of MinIO, let me know if you have any questions you want asked, or join us live at 2021-04-09T21:30:00+02:00 to ask yourself.