Hacker Public Radio

Hacker Public Radio

Hacker Public Radio is an podcast that releases shows every weekday Monday through Friday. Our shows are produced by the community (you) and can be on any topic that are of interest to hackers and hobbyists.


September 22, 2023

Because it doesn't have the word "Civilization" in its name, this game is unfairly overlooked. It was a major achievement when released, and it is still a very rewarding game for anyone to pick up and play. There is a lot of depth to it, and it holds up well even after a couple of decades.

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Just a Random babble as I setup my podcasting rig in the office, clearing out some old stuff and telling you about what I encounter.

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Archiving Floppy Disks


This show describes how I go about archiving old floppy disks. These disks date back to the early 90s when floppy disks were a common way of installing software on personal computers. They were also used as a portable storage mechanism for data files.

Equipment That I'm Using

  • IBM ThinkCentre desktop computer with a 3.5in floppy disk drive
  • Installed the 32-bit versio...
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September 15, 2023

We all use plugins in order to facilitate our work this is my favorite picks.

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September 14, 2023

Race for the galaxy

Race for the galaxy is a four player card game published by Rio Grande Games.

The goal of the game is to build a space imperium and the player with most victory points wins.

There's also a computer version of the game, which saves you from packing up the game after playing.

Turn sequence

There are five phases in turn:

  • Explore
  • Develop
  • Settle
  • Consume
  • Produce

At the beginning ...

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    The Config of my Dell XPS 15

              .-:/++oooo++/:-.               knightwise@Hawking
            `:/oooooooooooooooooo/-`           ------------------
          -/oooooooooooooooooooo+ooo/-         OS: Ubuntu Cinnamon 22.04.3 LTS x86_
        .+oooooooooooooooooo+/-`.ooooo+.       Host: XPS 15 7590
       :oooooooooooo+//:://++:. .ooooooo:      Kernel: 6.2.0-26-generic
      /oooooooooo+o:`.----.``./+/oooooooo/     Uptime: 4 mins
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    RE: How to make friends.

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    Interview with Yosef Kerzner



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    HPR Matchbox show Episode 5

    Good day to all in HPR land, this is Tony Hughes coming to you again from Blackpool in the UK. To recap this is the 5th in a series of shows about my hobby of restoring Matchbox and other Die cast models. In the last show I went through the process I use to remove the paint and prepare the casting for repainting and reassembly. In this episode we will look at the painting of the castings and 'Spoiler...

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