Office Hours

Let's build the future of podcasting together.

About the show

A podcast for the community of Jupiter Broadcasting, the Open Source media powerhouse of the Internet. Get the inside scope on our projects, the future of independent media, and decentralized community.

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Episodes

  • 21: Boiling the Frog

    January 20th, 2023  |  1 hr 3 mins
    aggregator sites, alby, ars technica, blubrry, chrislas, contributor sites, editorial practices, foss, hardware, jupiter broadcasting, legislation, mitch downey, native ad, office hours, onboarding guide, peertube, podcast addict beta, podcast advertising rates, podcast market correction, podcast namespace, podcasting, podcasting 2.0, podverse, reddit, reputable news sources, software, spotify chapters, v4v, value for value, video-first

    If you've noticed something a little off about your favorite podcasts, we might know why.

  • 20: Breaking Brent

    January 6th, 2023  |  1 hr 53 secs
    archive, automatic ad skipping, chrislas, elrey, geocaching, hugo, jupiter broadcasting, office hours, podcast rss feeds, podcasting 2.0, sovereign feeds, stefan, webset

    We're kicking off some new projects, catching up with old friends, and react to a new podcast app that automatically skips ads.

  • 19: What We're Building Next

    December 23rd, 2022  |  1 hr 1 min
    adhd, chatgpt, chrislas, giraffeneos, grapheneos, hugo, jupiter broadcasting, office hours, pixel 7, tuxies, 🦒

    We have some big plans for 2023, and we share the next steps to fully host our podcast infrastructure.

  • 18: AI Action Show

    December 9th, 2022  |  1 hr 7 mins
    activitypub, ai limerick, ai stump speach, ama, artificial intelligence, bitcoin atm, boostcli, channels, chatgpt, chrislas, coffee, fountain, hive, jupiter backend, jupiter broadcasting, jupiter signal, lightningnetwork+, nextcloud on ios, office hours, opencollective, podping, sam altman, stable diffusion, swaps index, tailscale, tuxies

    We challenged ChatGPT to create a Linux news podcast outline and then put it to the test.

  • 17: And What Do You Do?

    November 25th, 2022  |  1 hr 16 mins
    18.04, boost feedback, firefox, holiday, jupiter broadcasting, office hours, podcast listners in the us, projects, travel, tuxies, x11

    The worst part about being a Podcaster; our pitch to eliminate nearly all holidays and some hard questions.

  • 16: Sats Over Snake Oil

    November 11th, 2022  |  1 hr 14 mins
    altcoins, chrislas, coffee in that nebula, crypto crash, fountain.fm, jupiter broadcasting, jupiter-search, lbc, lbry, lighting, mere mortals, office hours, openai, opml, p2p, peertube, podcasting 2.0, podverse, sec, shitcoins, snipd, speech recognition, transcription, whisper

    Why LBRY was never going to win, and how they have just screwed all crypto. And a new feature in the works for our listeners by our listeners.

  • 15: One PR At a Time

    October 28th, 2022  |  1 hr 19 mins
    alex rodriguez, automattic, boostcli, chrislas, community contributions, deploy previews, elrey, gitflow, jupiter broadcasting, office hours, open source website, pavek museum, pocket casts

    We recap a busy night after a studio power outage, then dig into what makes an open-source project worth contributing to. Why do some fail while others grow and prosper?

  • 14: Debian Downer

    October 14th, 2022  |  1 hr 3 mins
    alby, chrislas, fountain, geocaching, hacktoberfest, hugo, infrastructure as code, jupiter broadcasting, new show name, office hours, podverse, road shows, road trip, rust desk, rv podcasting, sonobus, technical failure, value for value

    It was one technical disaster after another, we recap the series of technical challenges that killed all future shows from the road.

  • 13: One Long Monday

    September 30th, 2022  |  59 mins 57 secs
    alby, bitrefill, chrislas, fire, fountain, geocaching, grant's pass, grease fire, grilling, jpl, jupiter broadcasting, meetups, office hours, open source, podverse, poop blender, road trip, sacramento, sat steaks, satoshi squares, user error, value for value

    We get you caught up on one heck of a trip.

  • 12: Don't Clip and Drive

    September 16th, 2022  |  1 hr 5 mins
    alby, chrislas, fireside, fountain.fm, highway 20, hugo, jupiter broadcasting, member matrix room, mountain kiss, office hours, peertube api, podcasting, podcasting 2.0, podverse, rss feeds, saturn

    Brent recounts a harrowing near miss on his road trip to the studio, and a surprise outage leaves Chris scrambling after launching the website.

  • 11: Flipping The Switch

    August 31st, 2022  |  47 mins 42 secs
    alby, caching, chrislas, cloudflare, community, deployment, github actions, hugo, jupiter broadcasting, office hours, open source, peertube, podcasting 2.0, podverse, twitter podcast hub

    We're pushing our new website to production live on the show today. We have no idea how things will turn out - but we're taking you along for the ride either way!

  • 10: Coming in Hot with the Code!

    August 19th, 2022  |  1 hr 2 secs
    bitcoin, chrislas, columbus meetup, crypto, crypto is a scam, free software, github actions, hugo, jupiter broadcasting, linode, matrix spaces, object storage, office hours, ohio linuxfest, open source podcast website, revolution os

    We've built up some incredible backend infrastructure for our new website. We run through the big improvements, and where we still need some help.

  • 9: We Hate Crypto Too

    August 5th, 2022  |  1 hr 21 mins
    automation, boosts, chrislas, community, crypto scams, fireside, git, github, github actions, hugo, infrastructure, jupiter broadcasting, matrix, meetup, office hours, open source development, sats, value for value

    Why we hate crypto more than you, plus a frank conversation about boosts in our shows, some big lessons learned from our new website project, and the things we'd never do again.

  • 8: A Good Problem to Have

    July 22nd, 2022  |  1 hr 6 mins
    amd, boosts, chrislas, github, hugo, jupiter broadcasting, office hours, open source, pipeline, podcasting 2.0, podverse, rss feed generation, ryzen, static website, v4v, value, workflow

    We're learning on the job this week as the deadline for our new website is just around the corner. Plus, a dirty little secret that explains why most tech press coverage sucks.

  • 7: Podcasting is Back

    July 8th, 2022  |  1 hr 2 mins
    activitypub, alecks gates, chrislas, cross app comments, embedded player, git, github, hugo, jupiter broadcasting, linux foundation uses drm, office hours, open source website, peertube, podcasting 2.0, podverse

    The community is quick at work; we share major updates on our new website project, and chat with the "Official" Podcasting 2.0 consultant to find out what he's developing next for podcast listeners.

  • 6: Peer to Peer Future

    June 10th, 2022  |  1 hr 15 mins
    activitypub, boosts, chrislas, decentralized podcasting, diy cdn, hp dev one, hp dev one unboxing, jupiter broadcasting, learning python, mastadon, office hours, peertube, podcasting 2.0, podverse, pop os, python, starlink poll mount, ubiquiti, umbrel, value for value, webtorrent, wireless, wisp

    Outdoor networking adventures, new decentralized tools we're building, and a great chat with one of the co-founders of Podverse - an impressive open-source Podcasting 2.0 app.