Season 5 - Episode 6: Sign of the Times


With Mark and Wayne โ€ข MS worker metrics โ€ข Centos Stream โ€ข New Raspberry Pi OS is out โ€ข Competition redesign

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In this episode we welcome back Wayne and Mark, formerly of the Binary Times ๐ŸŽ™๏ธ๐ŸŽ™๏ธ๐ŸŽ™๏ธ๐ŸŽ™๏ธ๐ŸŽ™๏ธ. We discuss offensive employment practices, Centos Stream, and the new release of Raspberry Pi OS. Also: Competition redesigned!


After speaking to DM it has been agreed that the prize be changed to a copy of ๐Ÿ•น๏ธ Cyberpunk 2077.

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  • You must have a Steam or GOG ๐Ÿ” account (to be gifted the prize)

  • You can follow us on ๐Ÿฆ Twitter and use #cyberpunklads or email with Cyberpunk Lads as the subject.

  • The entries will be put into a spreadsheet and a ๐ŸŽฒ random number generator will pick the winner so there is no advantage or disadvanage to getting the entry in early.

  • The deadline for entries is midnight ๐ŸŒ“ Dublin time on the 23rd. The winner will be contacted on the 24th.

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