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Weekly Video Release Views (Last 6 Months)

Important Note: These are specific, unique video views per week for videos released that week. If a particular show did not have a video released that week, it will show views as 0. This is not to say people are not watching videos in that series, just that there was no video that week, so no views are attributed to it.

Total Views: 285,280 Average Views Per Week: 10,972 Average Videos Released Per Week: 5 Average Views Per Video: 2,264

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88 Videos Being Viewed

  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 303
  • July 9, 2013
  • 348,922 Views and counting

The Distro That Converted Robbie to Linux

Robbie and Hillary take a look at an old laptop Robbie found while sorting through the old computer wasteland... complete with one of the earliest versions of Linux Robbie ever used.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 216
  • November 8, 2011
  • 284,354 Views and counting

The Cloud Powered by Asigra

Robbie and Eric chat with Eran Farajun from Asigra Inc. about Cloud backups and how "the cloud" relates to businesses and end users.

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  • The Pixel Shadow
  • Episode 23
  • April 9, 2017
  • 3,218 Views and counting

The Mysterious Room

A strange, invisible neighbor shares some unimaginable information about a hidden room within the MangleFox70 mansion. How does this ghostly resident know so much about the secrets of the mansion. Perhaps... she's been visiting undetected.

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  • Immersive Nature Sounds
  • Episode 9
  • April 22, 2016
  • 18,046 Views and counting

Bonus Episode: 12 Hours Gentle Thunderstorm 3D Nature Sounds for Sleep, Study or Tinnitus Relief

The distant thunder rolls; the rain gently falls on the night. An open window in front of you gives you a front-row seat to the beauty of the calm storm. A roof overhead and glass windows all around you give a panoramic view, and a beautiful ambiance to the sounds around you.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 251
  • July 10, 2012
  • 303,458 Views and counting

Going Retro on Your Smartphone

Robbie and Eric demonstrate the iRetroPhone attachment for iPhone/Android/BlackBerry devices to give your smartphone a real retro feel.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 506
  • May 31, 2017
  • 4,475 Views and counting

Auto Mount Your Encrypted Backup Drive Linux With or Without a GUI

Last week we learned to convert a standard USB drive into a LUKS-encrypted storage device for Linux. The drive then requires a user to enter the password in order to mount or access the drive and its contents. This week we finish the series by setting up our own computer as a trusted device, allowing the encrypted drive to be mounted there without a password (ideal for server backups).

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 217
  • November 15, 2011
  • 299,426 Views and counting

Home Office Tech with Brother Canada

Robbie and Rachel talk to Marc Ruel about technology to help the home office.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 176
  • February 1, 2011
  • 282,111 Views and counting

Becoming a Blogger

Setup your own WordPress blog and get blogging with your own web site URL provided for free from WordPress.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 507
  • June 7, 2017
  • 2,125 Views and counting

Upcoming Tech: Smart Air Lamp

We all remember the Floating Light Bulb from Kickstarter, but now the company has taken what they've learned from their first version and have launched the Smart Air Lamp: a new and improved light that hovers in the air above its base.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 510
  • June 28, 2017
  • 23,689 Views and counting

Linux Desktop Environments on Debian Stretch

As we continue to experiment with the newly stable Debian Stretch, we'll compare the out-of-box new user experience of Cinnamon, LXDE, Gnome and KDE.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 239
  • April 17, 2012
  • 296,410 Views and counting

Pump Up The Volume

Robbie and Hillary look at the iFrogz BOOST Near-Field Audio speaker and answer a slew of viewer questions.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 515
  • August 2, 2017
  • 17,120 Views and counting

AGPTek Mini HD Media Player - Play from USB/SD to any HDMI / Composite / S/PDIF Device

Possibly the easiest solution for playing video files, image slideshows and music on any TV, this little low-powered device is ideal for the rec room, cottage, church or business lobby, wedding reception, or anywhere else you need to play videos or slideshows without interruption or complicated setup.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 218
  • November 22, 2011
  • 300,486 Views and counting

Linux Distros - Part 4: Linux Mint 12

Linux Mint 12 RC gives us a glimpse into the upcoming "Lisa" release of Linux Mint. Robbie and Christa also give away prizes to our draw winner as well as on Click Race.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 399
  • May 12, 2015
  • 344,562 Views and counting

Creating a Custom Stamp with Handwriting

Sasha sets out to create a stamp to save her time when waitressing. Some GIMP tricks are exploited to create a good stamp using the Staples Business Depot service. We also talk a fair bit about autonomous vehicles, with conversations sparked by Sasha's news stories.

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  • From Episode 525
  • October 13, 2017
  • 27,065 Views and counting

ODROID CloudShell 2 Unboxing and Assembly for ODROID XU4

The CloudShell 2 for ODROID XU4/XU4Q SBC is an attractive case with 2x SATA and a 2.8" color display. This video features an accelerated view of the full unboxing and assembly process with great detail.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 389
  • March 3, 2015
  • 438,783 Views and counting

3D Printed Limbs

We're joined by Mitch Wilkie from CBM Canada to discuss their 3D PrintAbility project which is using 3D printers to provide prosthetic limbs to children in the developing world for a small fraction of the usual cost.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 219
  • November 29, 2011
  • 293,155 Views and counting

Be a smart kid - Understand and stand up against cyber bullying

Sharron-Ann Reynolds from iamaSMARTkid.org joins Robbie and Hillary to discuss how technology has changed the bully and created the cyber bully. Important information for parents, and young people alike.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 527
  • October 25, 2017
  • 8,369 Views and counting

EPIC Virtual Reality Tour of Star Trek TNG Enterprise - Sasha's Computer Build - Part 10

There's no better way to wrap up Sasha's gaming rig series than by taking a virtual reality tour of the starship Enterprise NCC-1701-D! Even with the graphics settings turned to EPIC mode and in full resolution, the gaming rig performs like a beast.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 529
  • November 8, 2017
  • 348,181 Views and counting

The 8-CORE Raspberry Pi Killer: ODROID XU4Q with CloudShell2 Case - Assembly

The Raspberry Pi got us all very excited about making our own little mini computers, but they're slow and dated. Let's look at the ODROID XU4Q SBC which has a whopping 8 cores, 2 GB DDR3 RAM, eMMC, USB 3.0 and gigabit Ethernet. Put that inside a CloudShell2 case for a 2-drive SATA RAID backplane with a 2.8" color display in a sleek package. This makes for the most gorgeous and powerful DIY NAS server we've seen yet!

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 533
  • December 6, 2017
  • 3,148 Views and counting

Standard Batteries You Can Charge Without A Charger

Rechargeable batteries are great. But we may not always have a NiMH charger handy to juice them up. Along comes Smartoools with the perfect answer: AA and AAA batteries that can be charged with either a standard charger or a USB Micro cable.

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  • New Every Day
  • Episode 69
  • July 29, 2016
  • 29,157 Views and counting

Cultivating The Presence of The Lord

As we continue our 6 in 16 trip, let's discuss what it means to cultivate the presence of The Lord, and what happens when we do... or don't.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 220
  • December 6, 2011
  • 333,135 Views and counting

HD Video, Web Streaming and Shopping for HD

Robbie and Eric show you the difference between four different grades of consumer video camera, and explain what each is capable of.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 550
  • April 4, 2018
  • 3,428 Views and counting

Pi vs Pi - Is the Pi 3 B+ Really Worth it? Raspberry Pi 3, 3 B+ and 2 Head To Head

With the new release of the Raspberry Pi 3 B+, is it it really worth upgrading? Let's put the Pi 3 against the Pi 3 Model B+, and even include a Pi 2 just to show how far they've come. What kind of performance gains can we expect from the brand new Raspberry Pi we've all waited two years for? The results are going to surprise you.

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  • New Every Day
  • Episode 120
  • October 13, 2017
  • 1,270 Views and counting

Shattering Loneliness - Part 4

Join Jenn and Carrie as we discover together what it means to be made in the image of God.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 544
  • February 21, 2018
  • 56,628 Views and counting

Plex on Raspberry Pi 3 - NEW for 2018

A lot has changed since we showed you how to setup Plex on a Raspberry Pi 3 back in 2016. Back then, it was Raspbian Jessie, but now, we'll show you how to setup Plex Media Server using Raspbian Stretch, the current version of the Pi OS in 2018. To ice the cake, we've even create a PlexPi image so you can get up and running instantly (and without having to do it yourself).

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 545
  • February 28, 2018
  • 15,748 Views and counting

PlexPi Getting Started - An Introduction to Plex Media Server on Raspberry Pi 3 in 2018

PlexPi makes it dead-simple to get a Plex Media Server up and running on a Raspberry Pi 3. In this walk-through, we'll learn how to activate Plex, add library items from an external USB drive, and access and play our content from any device on our network.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 221
  • December 13, 2011
  • 287,554 Views and counting

Making the Internet faster ... for free

Robbie and Rachel demonstrate how to make your Internet service faster by using different DNS servers than those supplied by your Internet Service Provider. And best of all, it's a free upgrade, and you can change it at any time if you're not satisfied.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 552
  • April 18, 2018
  • 5,753 Views and counting

NES Mini? RetroPie 4.4 Retro Gaming Build with Pi 3 B+ and Gameplay Performance Test

It's 2018, and retro gaming has come a long way (haha!) Now with the release of RetroPie 4.4 and the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+, it's time to build our dream retro gaming console that looks just like what you'd expect a NES Mini to look like, but includes emulation for not just Nintendo, but also Sega Genesis, Sony PlayStation, Atari, and more! In particular, we want to know if it can handle Mario Kart 64.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 513
  • July 19, 2017
  • 6,232 Views and counting

Taking A First Stab At Kodi

Things don't always go to plan on a live broadcast, and this week is one of those times. Kodi is an awesome application for multimedia, but during our live broadcast our demo system had some trouble doing what Robbie intended. We learned one thing: Linux is awesome, and the ability to reach out to the community for support makes even those trying times okay, because you have a powerful support system ready to help you when things don't quite work as they should.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 540
  • January 24, 2018
  • 7,457 Views and counting

[Yet More] Viewer Questions

On what could be called a Viewer Question Extravaganza 2.0, Robbie and Sasha answer yet more questions from our wonderful viewers. From a simple hack to force your Windows or Linux computer to recognize hostnames to the ideal music player, and more.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 486
  • January 11, 2017
  • 2,312 Views and counting

Compress PNG Images Up To 80% While Keeping Transparency With pngquant

PNG's are awesome, but can be quite large in size, which slows down your web site. With pngquant, we'll show you how to compress your PNG images by between 60-80% with no notable loss in quality, maintaining the transparency of your PNG image.

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  • Creation Today
  • Episode 42
  • February 28, 2016
  • 109,452 Views and counting

More DNA Evidence for Special Creation, Problems for Evolution!

Eric and Paul welcome Jay Seegert of the Creation Education Center for part two of a fascinating discussion showing more DNA evidence for special creation, and more problems for evolution. Jay presents analogies on DNA evidence, showing how complex the information is. Analogues show DNA palindromes, DNA information that overlaps, DNA information that is spliced; all giving insights into how DNA evidence works by using English language analogies. In each case, a single mutation destroys a large amount of information.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 222
  • December 20, 2011
  • 289,096 Views and counting

Tiling your Linux applications

Robbie and Christa introduce you to a Python script which lets you tile the windows on your Linux desktop, helping you organize your running applications and improve ergonomics.

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  • The Category5.TV Newsroom
  • From Episode 559
  • June 6, 2018
  • 967 Views and counting

Top Stories for the Week of June 6, 2018

Here are the stories we're covering this week: - Microsoft is acquiring GitHub. - The FBI is advising users of consumer-grade routers and network-attached storage devices to reboot them as soon as possible to counter Russian-engineered malware that has infected hundreds of thousands devices. - Apple on Monday previewed a variety of security and privacy features it plans to add to macOS and iOS operating systems, including encrypted Facetime group calls, password-management tools, and camera and microphone protections. - ASUS has staged its annual Computex keynote and shown off laptops with dual screens--but it's not at all what you're imagining!

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 337
  • March 4, 2014
  • 369,106 Views and counting

Move Your Linux /home Folder to Another Drive (And Why You'd Want To)

Learn a few of the most obvious reasons you'd want to move your /home folder onto a different hard drive, and then a step-by-step tutorial on how to actually do it.

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  • The Category5.TV Newsroom
  • From Episode 512
  • July 12, 2017
  • 1,604 Views and counting

Top Stories For The Week Of July 12, 2017

Here are the stories we're covering this week: - Jawbone is shutting down to pursue medical tech. - The world's first glasses-free holographic phone is coming, and you'll never guess who's releasing it! - There's now a self-driving transport truck that doesn't even have a spot for a human driver. - Disappointment as Intel plans to cut jobs from its IoT division. - A German computer company is spinning a new version of Ubuntu to include on their computers. - Update your Linux distro immediately. The GnuPG crypto library has been cracked.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 223
  • December 27, 2011
  • 318,743 Views and counting

Customizing Debian for the best Linux desktop

Robbie and Eric demonstrate how to use Compiz to spice up the default Debian installation, allowing for a very fast and customizable Linux desktop.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 484
  • December 28, 2016
  • 173,474 Views and counting

Rip Copy-Protected DVDs with Free Software for Windows 10, Mac OS X or Linux

If you're like Robbie, you may not have a DVD/BluRay player connected to your TVs, but have connected devices that allow you to play video files through software such as Plex. This week we'll show you how to import your video DVDs into MP4 files so you can watch your owned DVDs once again on next-gen devices such as Roku and Amazon Fire TV.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 253
  • July 24, 2012
  • 329,101 Views and counting

Transmitting Data By Bird Song with Chirp

A new app for iDevices lets you transmit and receive photos, web links, text and more via digital "bird songs" which sound a little like R2D2. We'll see how it works.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 459
  • July 5, 2016
  • 55,890 Views and counting

Plex Media Server on Raspberry Pi 3

Stream all your movies, home videos, television shows and music to all your devices with Plex Media Server. We'll show you how to install it on a Raspberry Pi 3 micro computer, giving you a powerful little Plex Media Server for a fraction of the price of a similarly-spec'd dedicated system.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 478
  • November 16, 2016
  • 13,469 Views and counting

Nagios Enterprise Monitoring on a Raspberry Pi 3

Nagios lets you keep a close eye on your network assets. Computers, web sites, services, disk space, and more. NEMS brings Nagios to the Raspberry Pi 3 micro computer making it more economical, energy efficient, and super easy to deploy... not to mention much easier to use.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 410
  • July 28, 2015
  • 359,452 Views and counting

Beltone: Innovation in Hearing Aid Technology

Learn all about what's new in hearing assistance technology: from a wireless mic you can hand to a speaker to an app for your Apple Watch that controls your environment, Frank Skubski (Beltone Canada) returns to talk about what's new to help those experiencing hearing loss.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 489
  • February 1, 2017
  • 11,562 Views and counting

The Final Frontier

This week our theme is space. We'll unbox a beautiful alloy model of NCC-1701-D, and travel back in time to create a space scene using the free GNU Image Manipulation Program.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 530
  • November 15, 2017
  • 23,140 Views and counting

NOT a PI KILLER!

WOW! Raspberry Pi fans are die-hard! We've been so impressed with all your comments about our calling the ODROID XU4 a "Raspberry Pi Killer" and felt it seemed important to explain the tongue-in-cheek statement.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 225
  • January 10, 2012
  • 311,304 Views and counting

Changing Photo Backgrounds Using the GIMP

Robbie and Hillary show you how to use the free GNU Image Manipulation Program to remove and replace the background in a photograph to make a Christmas photo usable throughout the year.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 495
  • March 15, 2017
  • 3,759 Views and counting

Favorite Tech: Trolls Musical Alarm Clock

Savanah shares her favorite piece of tech: the Dreamworks Trolls Musical Alarm Clock... which also gets stuck in our heads!

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 518
  • August 23, 2017
  • 9,056 Views and counting

Rockin' On Stools, Making The List and Having Fun

This week Robbie, Jeff and Sasha -- along with the help of our viewers -- finalized the shopping list for Sasha's computer build. We also discuss what we're enjoying on Netflix right now, the amazing stools we're sitting on, and the demise of PasswordBox.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 197
  • June 28, 2011
  • 306,521 Views and counting

Linux Distros - Part 1: PCLinuxOS 2011.6

Robbie and Christa begin our new series taking a look at an assortment of Linux distributions, starting with PCLinuxOS 2011.6 with KDE.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 195
  • June 14, 2011
  • 285,749 Views and counting

Ubuntu Unity Replacements

Robbie and Christa take a look at scaling video to fill the frame in OpenShot Video Editor, and offer a couple viable alternatives to Ubuntu's default Unity desktop.

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  • The Category5.TV Newsroom
  • From Episode 386
  • February 10, 2015
  • 63,445 Views and counting

Top Stories for the Week of February 10, 2015

Blip.TV is winding down, Staw homes are coming to the open housing market in the UK, Google is rebooting Glass, The Ubuntu smartphone, Samsung TVs are listening to you.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 226
  • January 17, 2012
  • 321,801 Views and counting

Creating a Desktop Wallpaper for Linux with GIMP

Robbie and Rachel demonstrate how to create a simple desktop wallpaper for your Linux machine.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 178
  • February 15, 2011
  • 286,278 Views and counting

Creating Mosaic Images

Robbie demonstrates how to create a mosaic image: one big image comprised of thousands of tiny images, using free software on Linux.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 278
  • January 15, 2013
  • 333,407 Views and counting

Protecting Your Script from Disposable Email Addresses

Robbie and Eric are joined by special guest Gerold Setz, developer of the Block Disposable Email Addresses API. Learn to block DEA subscriptions from your PHP script.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 180
  • March 1, 2011
  • 285,158 Views and counting

Restoring from a Bare Metal Backup with Clonezilla

Robbie uses the free Clonezilla tool to restore a full backup of your entire hard drive, bringing your computer back to its previous state, including the drive's data and files.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 440
  • February 23, 2016
  • 577,666 Views and counting

Raspberry Pi LAMP Stack in 30 Minutes

Robbie has finally lost it! It's time to turn this Raspberry Pi into a Linux web server once and for all. Join Shelly Desilva and Robbie Ferguson for a fun hour in the Linux terminal.

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  • Behind The Scenes of New Every Day
  • From Episode 3
  • April 26, 2015
  • 405 Views and counting

Behind The Scenes - New Every Day - Episode 3

Carrie and Jenn fight with the audio rig to make sure their audio works for Episode 3. They also determine that Carrie looks like Princess Leia when she wears gangsta headphones.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 362
  • August 26, 2014
  • 321,877 Views and counting

Numpty Physics

For those who draw like three year olds but love a good physics puzzle, Numpty Physics is for you! For some nostalgia, Robbie and Sasha take a look at a genuine View-Master, complete with slides from the 1940s.

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  • The Category5.TV Newsroom
  • From Episode 479
  • November 23, 2016
  • 1,657 Views and counting

Top Stories for the Week of November 23, 2016

Here are the stories we're covering this week: - A universal translator has found its way to a megaphone. - The latest ranking of the world's fastest supercomputers is out and Linux owns it once more. - A $2,500 Dell gaming laptop for just $33? Yes, please! - A couple big retailers in the US have been caught using illicit social engineering tactics in their computer service department. - Pigs fly and Microsoft has joined the Linux Foundation.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 227
  • January 24, 2012
  • 303,524 Views and counting

Freeplay Human Powered Devices

Robbie and Eric take a look at a handful of the awesome flashlights in the Freeplay product catalogue. Never change a light bulb or battery again!

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 508
  • June 14, 2017
  • 11,371 Views and counting

The World's BIGGEST USB Flash Drive - Introducing the 2TB Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate GT

Remember when a 16 GB flash drive was considered BIG? Imagine a drive that's the equivalent of about 125 of those, yet still fits in your shirt pocket. Kingston has done it again and broken through the flash media storage ceiling with a whopping 2 TB USB flash drive!

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 547
  • March 14, 2018
  • 2,590 Views and counting

Pi Day

As we celebrate Pi Day -- or Pi Week as we'd rather call it -- let's look back on some of the exciting projects we have done featuring the Raspberry Pi micro-computer. There are so many things you can do with it, and we'll just scratch the surface.

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  • The Category5.TV Newsroom
  • From Episode 434
  • January 12, 2016
  • 460,596 Views and counting

Top Stories for the Week of January 12, 2016

Google banishes malware apps, YouTube going HDR, Lumosity is a fake, Microsoft unveils some of Windows 10's data collection info, Kid racks up $8,000 Xbox bill.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 474
  • October 19, 2016
  • 12,821 Views and counting

Robots in Education

Join Elad Inbar, CEO of RobotLAB as we discuss how his company is using robots to bring excitement to learning... for kids of all ages.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 512
  • July 12, 2017
  • 20,970 Views and counting

Hexachords Orb Composer - The AI Musician

Hexachords has developed an AI to compose music, and their CEO Richard Portelli joins us to discuss how their Orb Composer is about to take the industry by storm. We also cover the latest tech news and answer viewer questions about Netflix on Debian and why Linux should look like Windows.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 268
  • November 6, 2012
  • 302,172 Views and counting

Protecting Your Business with Endpoint Protector

Robbie and Eric speak with Bodgan Oros from Romania about the powerful Endpoint Protector security appliance which protects businesses from data theft and accidental leakage.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 228
  • January 31, 2012
  • 289,445 Views and counting

Controlling Your Computer with Your Head

Robbie and Hillary demonstrate an amazing piece of technology for ergonomic or accessible use which allows you to control your computer's mouse by simply moving your head.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 482
  • December 14, 2016
  • 79,155 Views and counting

4K Actioncam Showdown - DJI | Olympus | Garmin | Sony | Nikon | SJCAM

DJI Osmo 4K vs Olympus TG-Tracker vs Garmin Virb Ultra 30 vs Sony FDR-X3000 vs Nikon Keymission 170 vs SJCAM SJ500X - Actioncam Showdown Comparison of Six 2016-2017 4K Actioncams We'll introduce you to six hot actioncams for the 2016-2017 season, and demonstrate the quality of each.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 454
  • May 31, 2016
  • 197,443 Views and counting

The Non-Volatile SSH Connection

Have you ever been working on a system over SSH and then lost your connection? It can be a tough situation to recover from, especially if you were in the midst of a large I/O intensive task. Robbie demonstrates a Linux tool that resolves this potential issue by allowing you to re-connect to any number of terminal sessions and pick up where you left off.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 431
  • December 22, 2015
  • 280,930 Views and counting

Getting Started with Soldering

To prepare for some of the exciting upcoming builds we have planned, we need to learn to solder. This week we look at the most basic project: replacing a plug on a pair of headphones. On GIMP Tips, we learn to use the Levels Tool to fix over/underexposed images.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 523
  • September 27, 2017
  • 5,448 Views and counting

If Category5 Was a Game Show

Join contestants Carrie Webb, Sasha Rickman, Jeff Weston and Hillary Rumball as they compete under the watchful eye of our host, Robbie Ferguson. It's our 10th Anniversary, and through our four-round game we'll get a look back at Category5 in a way we've never done before.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 229
  • February 7, 2012
  • 309,872 Views and counting

Controlling Your Computer with an iDevice

Robbie and Eric show you how to control your computer with an iDevice and freely available VNC software.

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  • The Category5.TV Newsroom
  • From Episode 509
  • June 21, 2017
  • 2,047 Views and counting

Top Stories for the Week of June 21, 2017

Here are the stories we're covering this week: - Carrier-locked phones are being outlawed in Canada, and providers must unlock phones for free. - Amazon is buying Whole Foods Market. - Tim Cook has confirmed Apple is working on a self-driving car system. - End-to-end encryption for online services may become law. - We finally have a release date for Star Trek: Discovery

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  • The Pixel Shadow
  • Episode 18
  • November 13, 2016
  • 744 Views and counting

MangleFox70 Plays Slither.io (The Revenge of JuJu)

After a long summer hiatus, MangleFox70 is back! But this time, she's a worm. Or a snake. Or a possible YouTuber (but unsure). This is Slither.io - a free-to-play game.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 314
  • September 24, 2013
  • 321,965 Views and counting

Linux Terminal Scripting and Executable PHP Scripts

Learn to write bash scripts in Linux which support multitasking asynchronous execution, and running PHP scripts from the terminal.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 230
  • February 14, 2012
  • 419,752 Views and counting

Creating a Headless VirtualBox Server

Robbie and Rachel demonstrate how to create a headless virtualization platform using free software, and test the Microsoft Lifecam Studio 1080p webcam in Telestream Wirecast.

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  • New Every Day
  • Episode 135
  • January 26, 2018
  • 1,378 Views and counting

#SayNoToThroatPunching

Let's continue to explore some key life hacks from the book of Proverbs. This week we'll learn to cultivate a slow temper, holding back our impulse to throw a quick "throat punch" when we're caught off guard.

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  • New Every Day
  • Episode 125
  • November 17, 2017
  • 1,276 Views and counting

Pay Attention To The Signs - Part 1

Jenn and Jane hit the road for an all-American adventure. In the literal drive, and the metaphorical realm of the spirit, it's important to learn to observe, and obey, the signs that are before us. Join us as we start this journey together, learning to pay attention to the signs.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 231
  • February 21, 2012
  • 305,370 Views and counting

Monitoring Your Web Sites and Servers For Free

Robbie and Hillary demonstrate how to setup service monitoring using the free Uptime Robot service, allowing you to see when your web site, server or service is up or down.

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  • New Every Day
  • Episode 126
  • November 24, 2017
  • 1,317 Views and counting

Pay Attention To The Signs - Part 2

Jane and Jenn are on the road, and learning to pay attention to the signs. And we're not just talking about road signs. Let's look at the story of Gideon ... and a hockey game ... and learn to watch for signs from God when seeking His will.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 232
  • February 28, 2012
  • 404,255 Views and counting

Free Software Alternatives

Robbie and Christa demonstrate the GNU Image Manipulation Program and LibreOffice as viable alternatives to their expensive counterparts, available for Windows, Linux or Mac computers.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 259
  • September 4, 2012
  • 295,390 Views and counting

Hands-Free Computer Control Using a Webcam

Introducing Sasha Dirmeitis and controlling the computer using head movement and a cheap webcam.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 503
  • May 10, 2017
  • 13,606 Views and counting

Better Than Analytics: Record Your Web Site Visitors' Sessions And Play It Back Like Video

https://fullstory.com offers an amazing tool for UX designers, web developers, or businesses wanting to know how users interact with their web site. Focus groups are a great way to learn if there are frustrating UX issues with your site, but now you can record REAL users as they navigate your web site. This easy-to-deploy tool will not slow down your web site, and will give you the best insight into your users' experience.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 233
  • March 6, 2012
  • 301,978 Views and counting

Easy Game Installation on Linux Using DJL

Robbie and Eric demonstrate DJL, a Linux alternative to Valve's "Steam" software to make video game installation a breeze on Linux.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 426
  • November 17, 2015
  • 294,331 Views and counting

Converting an IP or Physical Address to Geocoordinates with PHP

Let's dive into some intermediate-level PHP code to tap into freely available API's to help us find longitude and latitude for either an IP address or physical address, allowing us to put a pin on a map at a user's location.

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  • Category5 Technology TV
  • Episode 234
  • March 13, 2012
  • 306,508 Views and counting

Beginner-to-Intermediate PHP Part 1: The Magic of the PHP Array

Robbie and Rachel teach you how to create a PHP array and use foreach() to loop through the array and output images to the browser window.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 494
  • March 8, 2017
  • 1,939 Views and counting

How To Use Our RSS Feeds

Ever wonder what you can do with our RSS feeds? Watch or listen at your convenience, schedule the downloads and get notified whenever new episodes have become available.

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  • Category5 Technology TV (Clips)
  • From Episode 526
  • October 18, 2017
  • 1,503 Views and counting

OS Installation - Sasha's Computer Build - Part 9

There are a few more things we have to do before we can start gaming on Sasha`s new gaming rig, and this week we set out to accomplish most of them. From installing the Kingston HyperX Savage SSD to activating the AI overclocking functions of this sweet ROG motherboard and setting our boot order, and finally installing Ubuntu GamePack. All that`s left to do is install our nVIDIA drivers and play games until our eyes bleed.

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  • New Every Day
  • Episode 128
  • December 8, 2017
  • 326 Views and counting

Come On In, You're All Welcome - Part 1

Let's look at the story of Cornelius, a God-fearing Roman Army officer who was visited by an angel of God. Through him we see a powerful example of obedience and strong character.

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