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Patrick Stuart from Hubitat and the Hubitat Elevation, Guest Tony Raynor - HGG398

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We were joined by Patrick Stuart, head of Product and Business Development at Hubitat Inc, where we talked about Hubitat’s new Elevation hub and the vision for a local, fast, reliable and private device that brings the control of home automation back to the user and out of the cloud. We also were...

UPS Replacement, EDC Every Day Carry, Apple Credit Card and Budget Apps - HGG397

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Jim and Mike are back this week with the question, “When your UPS dies, do you replace the battery, buy a new UPS or upgrade the UPS to something bigger?” Mike talks about is latest YouTube Rabbit Hole and hobby with EDC (Every Day Carry) leather pocket protectors. There is a new Credit Card c...

Windows Insider MVP Richard Hay with 19H1 (1903) Preview - HGG396

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Windows Insider MVP Richard Hay is back with us as we catch up with him from the MVP Summit, his time in Seattle and we talk a bunch about future features coming in the newest release of Windows, 19H1 (1903). I think you will enjoy the interview...

Dave McCabe from Reset.fm talks Family Internet Safety and Ubiquiti UniFi Wifi- HGG395

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We are joined by Dave McCabe from https://reset.fm/ and on Twitter @mccabeio as we spend some time talking wifi and home internet safety with the kids. Mike updates us on a recent mesh wifi install and you will want to catch the post show crypto conversation for sure! I think you will enjoy the int...

Jon Panozzo from Lime Technology and Unraid - HGG394

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We are joined by Jonathan Panozzo, the CMO/CSO with Lime Technology, Inc. headquartered out of Anaheim, CA, and the makers of UnRaid. Jon talks a little history of the company, their current community and what the future looks like in coming years! Big thanks to Jon and Spencer Jones for saying YES...

Erin Lawrence talks Galaxy S10, Echo Show, Blizzident 3D Printed Toothbrush and What3Words - HGG393

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Erin Lawrence is back again this week with a look at the Galaxy S10+ and a discussion around the future of really expensive smartphones. We talk about the Echo Show and the Echo Sub as well as a look a new 3D printed toothbrush from Blizzident. We wrap it with an interesting discussion on a new ma...

Foldable Phones are Here, Project Management with Monday.com and Home Server Updates - HGG392

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The Foldable Phones have arrived and Samsung is out the gate with the new Galaxy Fold on April 26th. Mike gives an update on some new project management software he found called Monday.com. Jim gives an update on his Windows Home Server and the failure of one of his Seagate 8TB drives and the succ...

Lowes IRIS Shutdown and Payday, Amazon Alexa FTW - HGG391

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Dewain Robinson joins us again (might be a guest record) to talk about the Lowes IRIS shutdown of service and what you need to do RIGHT NOW to get a refund on products that are covered. We also catch up with his work at Microsoft. All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison and Mike Wieger...

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...
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