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Robbie Ferguson has been selected as one of GetVoIP.com's Top 100 Tech Podcasters of 2014.

#343 Heartbleed, Free Batteries, and a Viewer Question Extravaganza

April 15, 2014
Robbie and Kelsey discuss what you need to know about Heartbleed, and answer a slew of viewer questions. Also announcing our Earth Day contest: win a year supply of Eco Alkalines batteries.

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#342 Farewell, Windows XP

April 8, 2014
Replacing Windows XP with Windows 7 may be costly, but we offer you many free options to look at: Q4OS, Point Linux, Xubuntu, Ubuntu, Linux Mint and Zorin OS.

#341 Add USB Charge Ports to Your Wall Receptacles

April 1, 2014
We welcome Bailey J Thompson to the show and look at NewerTechnology's Power2U electrical receptacle, which adds two 2.5A USB charging ports to an otherwise standard power outlet.

#340 Viewer Question Extravaganza

March 25, 2014
The mailbag is full, so Robbie and Erika tackle viewer questions about Wirecast, GRUB, VortexBox, webcams that seem really dark, and mounting ISO images directly on VirtualBox. It's a Viewer Question Extravaganza! The only rule is that you run the show.

#339 Photo Touchups in Photoshop and GIMP

March 18, 2014
Robbie and Christa take a look at making photos look better using Photoshop, and then see if the free GNU Image Manipulation Program can do the same. Also featuring Hillary Rumball.

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Tuesday April 22nd

Co-Host: Hillary Rumball
Episode 344 - Chameleon Data Encryption for Windows
Keep your private files private with Chameleon as we review this physical key data encryption device for Microsoft Windows.
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Episode 345 - Speed Up Your Web Site WIth CDNJS
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Episode 346 - Using chroot to Replace Your Linux Kernel
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