Control Structure

Control Structure is a podcast about computer science, IT news, stories, opinions, tips, and tricks for programmers, testers, administrators of all types and more, for fun or for profit hosted by Andrew Bailey. And also some other things, just because they are cool.

They Told Me I Could Fly

Episode #110

After talking about cicadas and The Raphael Parable, Andrew and Steve talk about putting things on Github, Raspberry!, Firefox, Microsoft, ransomware, and headphones.

Had A Tong

Episode #109

On this short and sweet episode, Andrew talks about getting runner's high, Steve talks about printing and having a tong, then both discuss implications of Oracle vs Google.


Episode #108The Fringe #380

It's Chris's birthday! Steve is amazed by infrared cameras, Andrew poses a hypothetical Apple scenario, then both talk about hard drives, IOT destruction, new hardware, Certbot, the NSA, Ubuntu, 3D printers, and a time table app.

Linux Subsystem For Linux

Episode #106The Fringe #378

After briefly becoming the bike show, Steven and Andrew talk about gaming history, betas, Intel, Google, Paul Le Roo, IoT, and passwords.

Bootstrapping Your Flash Drive

Episode #105The Fringe #375

Andrew and Steve talk about the stuff that Microsoft announced at Build, how NodeJS broke everything, why IoT is a bad idea, ciphers, and broken iPhones.

My Real Real Email Address

Episode #104The Fringe #373

Steve and Andrew talk about old times, new places, RASPBERRY!, stolen databases, vulnerabilities, encryption, iPhones, offline webpages, and some philosophy.

Knowledge Is Really Heavy

Episode #103The Fringe #370

Andrew tells Steve about moving in, then about Raspberry!, CHIP, SSDs, Microsoft, DROWN, Amazon, encryption, and some more web server optimizations.


Episode #102The Fringe #368

Chris mostly sleeps on the couch while Steve and Andrew talk about bullets, Amazon, housing, encryption, Vulkan, Backblaze, the weather, and source control tools.

Obsolete Installers

Episode #101The Fringe #366

After the Suberb Owl, Andrew and Steve talk about robots, Gmail, tooltips, VLC, HTTPS certificates, going dark, NSA breakins, Steam, and Andrew's blog.