How to Shop for a Tablet, Portable Keyboards, Microsoft DreamSpark, Google Hangout Issues Solved – HT144

Home-Tech-Album-125x125_thumb1_thumb1Jim (@jcollison) has guests Rich O’Neil (@dvn7) and Kevin Schoonover (@schoondoggy1979) for show 144 of the Home Tech Podcast brought to you by the Average Guy Network.  With the first half of the show, after opening with an update on Malwarebytes and a coming review of the Magicstick, Kevin covers all things Tablets as you might be shopping for one at this Christmas time.

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[4:38] Malwarebytes Response and a MagicStick Review]

A note of response from Malwarebytes in HSS fourms:

Contacted by to review a Magicstick 2800mAh.  Dropped that in the FB group and Christopher Brown offered to review.  Might want to monitor the group.  Link below.

[11:55] How to Shop for a Tablet]

Kevin’s Gear

Tablets to test:

[32:43] A Discussion on Portable Keyboards]

Logitech 920-003390 Tablet Keyboard for Android 3.0 Plus by Logitech

Microsoft Wedge Mobile Keyboard (UR-00001)  by Microsoft

[39:45] Tablet Ecosystems]

[47:48] Rich’s Purchases]

iStar – BPN-DE230SS-BLACK  3-bay trayless HDD cage | 6Gb/s

SilenX EFX-08-12 80mm Effizio Quiet Case Fan

ASRock Z77 Extreme4 LGA 1155

Samsumg 840 Pro – 256 GB

[57:11] Rich’s Network Infrastructure]

[1:06:50] Issues with Google Hangouts]

Google Talk Plugin woes

Latest ver. with a 1603 error

Run Revo Uninstaller in advanced mode to scan for registry vestiges

Run HiJackthis to remove BHO’s

Run CCleaner to further clean up the registry

Run Microsoft Fixit for uninstall issues

Download and run msi from google


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