Show Notes, April 21st, 2014
Lena talks about
Martin joins and talks about
Brothatech joins the conversation
He talks about talking about technology, and being a digital lifestyle consultant.
@Blackloverules or @theymetonline
Lena may talk later about the joy of linux on an old computer, and the fun of testing a live booting USB distro.
Crunchbang or #! a fun linux to put on an old computer
potential DIY projects
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