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This Too Shall Pass

  • Robbie Ferguson speaks with Tom Costantino (Co-Producer, The Orville), Brandon Fayette (VFX Supervisor, The Orville), Sasha Rickman (Co-Host, Category5 Technology TV), Bo Lechnowsky (Founder/Owner, ameriDroid) and Amie DD (Contestant, LEGO Masters) to discuss how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting them. While each are impacted in their own way, these two things ring true: We're in this together, and we'll make it through this.

Category5 Technology TV

Weekly live digital TV show with Robbie Ferguson focused on topics of interest to tech minds. Ask your questions and get live answers. Recipient of 2014 and 2017 Top 100 Tech Podcasters award.

A Funky Clock and a Nightmarish Wednesday for IT

  • Episode 659
  • July 15, 2020
  • 3,092

Robbie wanted a clock for The Bridge that not only offered more functionality, but also looked super cool. So, he began development of a program to be that clock. Will a Raspberry Pi suffice? Robbie and Jeff catch up about how things are going around here, and discuss a nightmare scenario where Microsoft breaks Outlook around the world and Twitter gets hacked. In other words, Wednesday. Bekah's got the news, and Robert's here to share the latest Crypto Corner.

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The Category5.TV Newsroom

A weekly tech-centric newscast with a slight Linux bias.

Crypto Corner

Weekly news from the blockchain with Robert Koenig. Get the day's crypto market overview on our Crypto Report page.

The best way to lose money in Crypto

  • Episode 659
  • July 22, 2020
  • 119

This year so far 52 Coins/Tokens had a price increase of over 250% .That is why this week Robert Koenig talks about the biggest mistakes he made in the past and shows how he lost money: 1) Pump and Dump (i.e. Dogecoin) 2) Scams (i.e. Giveaways, Plus Token) 3) “Experts” 4) Trading 5) Loans Disclaimer: I am not a financial adviser and this is not financial advice.

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Category5 Community Coffee Break

Our world feels like it's been to hell and back in 2020. So let's sit down together, have a cuppa, and chat about anything other than COVID-19.

Our next Coffee Break is Sunday August 16, 2020 at 12 noon Eastern. [Click Here] to participate in the Coffee Break. Meeting ID: 821 2974 9456 Meeting Password: 169677

Please Note: When you set up your Zoom app, choose a nick you don't mind being shared publicly as the name you choose will be mentioned and included in the show notes.

Coffee Break - July 26, 2020

  • Episode 68
  • July 26, 2020
  • 135

Robbie's taking a break, working from home, Peter's overheated in his garage, digital thermometers, adjusting the AC, hacking wireless thermometers with a Ham radio, taking down trees, wide format banner printing, plotters, and running out of ink at the studio. Makeshifting a multi-SD card reader for 4K video editing, what a clapboard achieves, SSD reliability, Google Remote Desktop is much safer than RDP due to multi-factor authentication and why Robbie prefers a terminal style Pinebook Pro use case. A quick chat about brand names, and Peter decides he doesn't need clothes. Joining Robbie Ferguson are Peter Lewis, Doug Townsend, bp9, Marshman and rd_blair.

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Linux Tech Show

Shorter clips from Category5 Technology TV centered on tech-minded viewers.

Catching Nuance

Spooky and Legendary Stories as retold by Bekah Ferguson. Folklore, ghost stories, mysterious and monstrous creatures, and close encounters with extra-terrestrials.

Technology TV is On Summer Break

Episode 660 will be live August 12! See you then.

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