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The One with Sarah, Media Center, New Home Automation and Tech with the Kids - HGG390

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Sarah is back after more than 5 years on the show and we had a lot to catch up with. We talked about the future of the Windows Media Center box that she uses all the time. We covered what tech will go in the new house when we move later this year and how much Sarah likes the tech in her Subaru. W...

Your Big Racks, New Windows Home Server, SyncBackFree, YouTube TV and the Zmodo Pivot - HGG389

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Many of you posted your home PC racks to the Facebook group and they are great! Thanks for letting us see into your world. Jim has a new Home Server in his and its easier than you think and he is using SyncBackFree to get it populated. Jim and Mike cover the benefits of YouTube TV and Jim purchased...

Chatwing is Dead, Budget Airpods Review and UnRaid with Duplicati and Backblaze B2- HGG388

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Nothing can last forever and this week we found out that Chatwing was dead. With this news we moved over to YouTube chat that is embedded with the video. It worked with few issues. Mike asked the question if anyone was using a Peloton in the group, Jim purchased some budget Airpods with an live revi...

When is Old Hardware Too Old? Backups and Tech Regrets - HGG387

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Pulling from Facebook and the mail bag this week, Jim and Mike spend some time wondering, how old is too old when it comes to computer hardware? We also have a lengthy discussion on backup solutions, cloud storage with OneDrive and Google Drive and Mike admits he is getting out of the family home s...

Plex Pass Perks, Tautulli, Xbox One S, Apple Watch and Gametime App - HGG386

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Mike talks about his recent purchases using Plex Pass Perks to save on hard drives and Tautulli to monitor his Plex activity. Jim has is new Xbox One S and Apple Watch in the house and Mike uses the Gametime App to get really cheap Creighton Basketball tickets. All this and more! Join Jim Collis...

Paul Braren with Travel Tech, Ring Stick Up Cams and a New Tesla 3 - HGG385

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Paul Braren from https://tinkertry.com and on Twitter at @paulbraren joins this week as we catch up with him and his job with VMware, some travel tech from his trip to Europe, his new Ring Stick Up Cams and his new Tesla 3. All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison and Mike Wieger / @Wieger...

Christmas Gadget Wrap, SimpliSafe, Meater+, Apple Watch to Fitbit Solution, Xbox, VR and Untangle - HGG384

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It’s the post Christmas episode with Jim and Mike. Both cover the new gadgets that they got for Christmas and even some that they didn’t! We cover some questions from the Facebook group and close it out with a look at Untangle. All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison and Mike Wieger...

Addy Saucedo from The Podcast Planner with Smart Notebooks, Smart Plugs and Smart Gear - HGG383

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Addy Saucedo from https://www.thepodcastplanner.com/ and @podcastplanner on Twitter joins us to talk about Smart Notebook planners, Live Scribe Pens, Smart Plugs and Smart Gear. We talk about her new Canon M50 Camera and the new Series 4 Apple Watch. All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcolliso...

Mike Howard from jpeg2RAW talks Mirrorless vs DSLR and Photography Gifts for Everyone - HGG382

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Mike Howard from jpeg2RAW found at http://www.jpeg2raw.com/ and at @jpeg2raw on Twitter as we discuss the battle between Mirrorless and DSLR cameras. We also look at the software used to edit and store his photos as well as some gift ideas for the photographer, from stocking stuffers all the way u...

Pimp Your Christmas Lights with xLights, Is Rivian a Tesla Killer and a New Monitor - HGG381

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We have an email from Anthony who provided us with two awesome Christmas lights videos and some equipment to back it all up! Mike talks about Rivian and will they be a Tesla killer? Some game purchasing tips, Jim has a quick review of this new Dell P3418HW 34” Curved Monitor at work and he thinks...
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