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The New Kindle, Amazon Prime, Ford Mustang Customizer, HD HomeRun PRIME, Home Storage, and ISP Modems – HT045

Home-Tech-Album-125x125_thumb1_thumb1Jim and Andrew and Gary Johnson are joined by Gordon Schmidt and John Hughes for this week’s installment of the Home Tech Podcast.

After a timely reminder that the podcast feed will be changed next week, the guys kick off the show.

Jim starts off, talking about the new Kindle range of eBook readers, announced by Amazon this week, with the new range starting at $79 for the Kindle 6” model, all the way up to $199 for the new Kindle Fire, which is 7” has a color display, and runs Android, with the Amazon Silk Browser.  The 6” model is available now, with the larger and color units becoming available in November this year.  While talking about Amazon products, the guys discuss Amazon Prime, as well as Netflix and Redbox, and cutting the cable.

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Andrew talks about the Ford Mustang Customizer on the Ford website, which lets you build a completely customized Ford Mustang, complete with custom background, and burnouts!  No Knight Rider lights are available though…

How to Get Started Blogging, Using Lastpass and RoboForm for Managing Passwords and New iPhone or Android Apps – HT003

Home-Tech-Album-125x125_thumb1_thumb1Brian, Christian and Jim are together again to talk “how-to” tech for the average home user.  In show #3, we added some new music for the intro and at the end of the show!  Make sure you listen all the way to the end.

For our third Home Tech Show we talked about Blogging and micro-blogging. How To Get Started Blogging with Blogger.com

Join us for the show live each Thursday at 8pmC/9E at http://theAverageGuy.tv/live.

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Other good sites for beginners – tumblr.com & posterous.com & wordpress.com

Microblogging sites – Facebook.com or Twitter.com

News we covered:

Gwaker Gets Hacked! Link to Lifehacker’s FAQ regarding the attack…http://lifehacker.com/5712785/faq-compromised-commenting-accounts-on-gawker-media

Secure solutions for managing Passwords: RoboForm or LastPass

EA Sports cuts prices on iPhone Apps

iPhone apps – Kindle Reader & Pandora

Android – LinkedIn for Android & Google Maps

Windows Mobile – MortPlayer & Subsonic

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