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Episode 36 - Wine and CodeWeavers

Episode 36 - Wine and CodeWeavers

March 12, 2022

On this episode we discuss Wine and CodeWeavers. Wine allows you to run Windows applications under Linux and Unix like OSes including MacOS all without emulation!

We also have another interview again! This time with James Ramey, president of CodeWeavers! CodeWeavers is the company that creates CrossOver™️, worked with Valve on implementing Steam Proton (allows you to play thousands of Windows games on Linux in Steam), and is the primary contributor to the Wine project.

Thanks, James, for your time and for fantastic and informative interview!

CodeWeavers: https://www.codeweavers.com/

Wine: https://www.winehq.org/

James Ramey: https://www.codeweavers.com/about/people/jramey/

 

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Episode 35 - Interview With Sean From ActionRetro

Episode 35 - Interview With Sean From ActionRetro

November 3, 2021

Another interview! This time with Sean of ActionRetro YouTube channel! It's the home of cursed Macs, insane upgrades, and old Macs running Minecraft despite being built a decade or more before the game ever came out. Give a listen and find out more!

Thanks, Sean, for your time and for fun interview!

ActionRetro: https://www.youtube.com/c/ActionRetro

 

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Episode 34 - Interview With Will From RetroTechBytes

Episode 34 - Interview With Will From RetroTechBytes

October 25, 2021

And now for something completely different! In this episode, we interview Will from the up and coming Youtube channel, RetroTechBytes! His channel has tons of high quality content covering all things retro PC related.

Thanks, Will, for your time and for the engaging interview!

RetroTechBytes: https://www.youtube.com/c/RetroTechBytes

 

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Episode 33 - Garuda Linux

Episode 33 - Garuda Linux

September 22, 2021

In this episode we look at something modern for a change: Garuda Linux! Garuda is an Arch Linux based distribution. It's easy to install, rolling release, and very beautiful inside and out.

Garuda Linux: https://garudalinux.org

 

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Episode 32 - The PowerPC and the Macintosh

Episode 32 - The PowerPC and the Macintosh

February 25, 2021

We did something insane on this one. This entire episode was created on PowerPC Macs from the early 2000s. Audio chat, recording, editing, and even uploading it to PodBean. Why? Because we could!

Euro and Chris talk about the history of the PowerPC processor and their experiences using PowerPC based macs in 2021.

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Episode 31 - Home Labs And You

Episode 31 - Home Labs And You

January 23, 2021

Euro and Chris talk about their home labs! What is a home lab? Why have one? What do you do with them? Stay tuned and find out!

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Episode 30 - Pop!_OS

Episode 30 - Pop!_OS

June 23, 2020

Euro and Chris talk about something modern for a change; Pop!_OS, a slick Linux distribution by System 76!

Pop!_OS: https://pop.system76.com

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Episode 29 - Retro PC Emulators

Episode 29 - Retro PC Emulators

May 11, 2020

Euro and Chris talk about their adventures with PCem and 86Box, two emulators designed to emulate a wide array of retro x86 PCs.

PCEm: https://pcem-emulator.co.uk/

86Box: https://86box.github.io

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Episode 28 - Retro Rigs

Episode 28 - Retro Rigs

April 13, 2020

It's the Covid-19 apocalypse. Euro and Chris pass the time by talking about their retro machines!

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Episode 27 - Automation, Robots, Singularity, and You

Episode 27 - Automation, Robots, Singularity, and You

January 28, 2020

Fork Bomb is back and we're trying something different! We have a debate on the positive and negative aspects of automation and machine learning and what they mean for us and society.

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