Episode_107

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kwisher posted in G+”Getting ready to pull the trigger on the required parts to replace the failed controller on a printer I acquired. ”
https://medium.com/iotforall/how-to-build-a-3d-printer-in-python-b05af32489f5

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FiftyOneFifty
There is a movement on both sides of the Atlantic to fine sites that post “Fake News”.

Changes have been made to #oggcastplanet on Freenode to discourage spam.  In short, you will now need a Freenode registered nick to post.  Thanks jlindsay.  From http://shadowfire.org/modes:channel /mode <#channel> +R  VulcanRidr contributed this link via IRC https://tclarchive.org/search.php?AntiSpam

Links (sorry, my web was down 5 days, at least that’s my excuse till I come up with a better one):  • ODroid Go (thanks AukonDK for showing this on G+) ODroid makes GameBoy Go clone kit for $32?  Shut up and take my money https://www.hardkernel.com/main/products/prdt_info.php?g_code=G152875062626
• From Urandom.podcast.info  GitHub – NitroPye/mumble-soundboard: Simple node soundboard for mumble. https://github.com/NitroPye/mumble-soundboard
• It Pro talks to Eric Raymond about the need to maintain clean code https://www.itprotoday.com/open-source/eric-s-raymond-keeping-bazaar-secure-and-functional
• Google Maps can tell you the battery level of someone you are following https://www.tomsguide.com/us/google-maps-battery-tracking,news-27731.html
• Tom’s Hardware Spreds FUD on Sideloading Aps (IMHO) https://www.tomsguide.com/us/risks-of-installing-fortnite-on-android,news-27732.html
• RPi Distro for “Magic Wall” https://blog.dakboard.com/diy-wall-display/
• Most FAA drone regs back on http://www.itprotoday.com/iot/drone-regulations-us-withstand-hobbyists-legal-challenge and NASA works on Drone Flight Control https://www.nasa.gov/aero/nasa-completes-latest-drone-traffic-management-flight-campaign The aim of both seems to be to keep the friendly skies clear for Beezos and Amazon
• Gizmodo Says Fake Videos Are Getting Almost to Good to Identify https://gizmodo.com/deepfake-videos-are-getting-impossibly-good-1826759848/amp?__twitter_impression=true

Netminer
GCC move to Git stumbles badly
https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=GCC-Git-Complexities

Honkeymagoo
how to map a mouse click to the keyboard using xkbset (some desktops can do this in the keyboard or accesability settings)
https://superuser.com/questions/336674/emulating-mouse-click-with-a-keyboard

Running free software on an e-readerhttps://hackaday.com/2018/07/25/hope-xii-a-foss-operating-system-for-e-readers/

Next recording date: Aug. 17, 2018

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