The Mike Dominick Show

Tech News and Binks

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A look at the latest news in the technology and open-source worlds.

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  • Episode 20: Mailbag #1

    May 26th, 2020  |  25 mins 35 secs
    books, linux, programming, tech, wsl

    The first mailbag episode! You're feedback and Mike's responses! Also, a special announcement!

  • Episode 19: Hayden Barnes

    May 24th, 2020  |  23 mins 50 secs
    linux, ubuntu, windows, wsl, wsl2

    Mike sits down with Hayden Barnes to talk Ubuntu WSL and a little Linux fun.

  • Episode 18: Rui Figueiredo

    May 21st, 2020  |  22 mins 37 secs
    .net, electron, javascript, node, programming

    Mike & Rui sit down to discuss Rui's Electron CGI project, AI and development in general.

  • Episode 17: Pop!_OS 20.04 with Carl Richell

    May 14th, 2020  |  18 mins 46 secs
    linux, system76

    We are rejoined by System76 CEO Carl Richell to talk all about the latest version of their flagship operating system: Pop!_OS. Carl shares what's new in the 20.04 release.

  • Episode 16: Matt Vaughn of Full Stack Talent

    May 7th, 2020  |  48 mins 15 secs
    career development, help wanted, hiring, jr developer, programming

    Mike sits down with Matt Vaughn to talk all things tech recruiting and seeking a developer job during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Episode 15: Shawn Hymel & Harris Kenny

    May 1st, 2020  |  49 mins 57 secs
    bizdev, business, business development, dev, marketing, tech

    Mike's sits down with Shawn Hymel and Harris Kenny of the Hello Blink Show to discuss marketing, business development and some tech nerd fun for technical founders.

  • Episode 14: Zeno Rocha

    April 22nd, 2020  |  27 mins 35 secs
    appdev, design, indie, programming

    Zeno Rocha, Chief Product Officer at Liferay Cloud and the creator behind the Dracula and Dracula Pro themes sits down with Mike to share some practical experience on creating and selling a modern indie product.

  • Episode 13: Neil McGovern of the GNOME Foundation

    April 18th, 2020  |  25 mins 53 secs
    foss, gnome, linux, open source, tech

    Mike sits down with Neil McGovern, Executive Director at the GNOME Foundation to discuss the Community Engagement Challenge, GNOME and free software in general.

  • Episode 12: Rebuilding Rails with Noah Gibbs

    April 8th, 2020  |  36 mins 12 secs
    programming, rails, ruby, software development

    Mike has a thought-provoking chat with Noah Gibbs, the author of Rebuilding Rails & Mastering Software Techniques.

  • Episode 11: Cassidy James of elementaryOS

    March 10th, 2020  |  18 mins 9 secs
    elementaryos, flatpak, linux, programming

    Mike sits down to talk AppCenter and application packaging on Linux with Flatpak.

  • Episode 10: Steven Kirk of Avalonia

    March 6th, 2020  |  13 mins 25 secs
    avalonia, c#, dotnet, linux, programming

    Mike sits down with Steven Kirk from the Avalonia project.

  • Episode 9: 64 Cores with Carl Richell

    February 20th, 2020  |  24 mins 49 secs
    amd, linux, ryzen, thelio, threadripper

    Another chat with System76 CEO Carl Richell and a look at some upcoming new products from them!

  • Episode 8: Eric Nantz

    February 19th, 2020  |  23 mins 19 secs
    data science, programming, r

    A brief conversation with Eric Nantz of The R Podcast:

  • Episode 7: Avri Roth aka Powershell On Linux

    February 12th, 2020  |  22 mins 3 secs
    azure, foss, linux, powershell, programming

    A discussion of Powershell on Linux and other platforms.

  • Episode 6: Mark Heckler of VMWare

    February 3rd, 2020  |  32 mins 15 secs
    java, kotlin, spring, spring boot

    Mark Heckler joins Mike to discuss the past present and future of Java and the Java ecosystem.

  • Episode 5: Ryan Sipes of Mozilla

    January 27th, 2020  |  26 mins 14 secs
    foss, linux, mozilla, open-source, thunderbird

    Mike chats with Ryan Sipes of Mozilla about open-source, tech and migrating large code-bases.