Category: Know It Guydes

The Amazon Echo Know IT Guyde

The Amazon Echo was first announced in the Fall of 2014 and became available to US residents in the Winter of 2015.  The Echo is a information, music, audiobook, news, weather, traffic and sports digital assistant that is always on, always listening and connect to home and home automation via Wifi.  It is voice controlled and hands-free and uses far-field voice recognition to hear you from almost anywhere in your home.   It connect to Amazon at all times so it is always up to date and Amazon is adding features at a very rapid pace as of this writing.  With

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Windows 10 Know IT Guyde

I spent some time three years ago making sure everyone had a simple guide for finding everything they would need for Windows 8 and you can find that here: https://theaverageguy.tv/2012/09/09/the-average-guys-windows-8-survival-guide/.  I thought it might be nice to make another one for Windows 10 and keep it up to date as well.  It’s a working document, growing and changing as time passes.  It can also be influenced by you.  Leave a comment here of your favorite Windows 10 resource, send me a link in twitter (https://twitter.com/jcollison), post it out to our Facebook group or send it to me in an email,

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Cloud Storage Know IT Guyde

With all the cloud and private cloud offerings that have come out recently, I thought it would be helpful to lay them out in some kind of matrix that I could update as things change.  Below is what I have seen to date.  If you know of one that I have missed to needs to be updated, please email jim@theAverageGuy.tv and I will post the update. Updated March 12, 2016 Here are the costs of storing it in the cloud (Using a shared Excel Web App not doubt!) Click here to open: http://sdrv.ms/12j9ZOl A couple of services that help you

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The Average Guy’s Windows 8 Know It Guyde

There is a lot of info out there around Windows 8.  For my own personal reasons, I wanted to get the BEST of it, all in one place.  A place I could refer back to and a place I could refer others.  It’s a working document, growing and changing as time passes.  It can also be influenced by you.  Leave a comment here of your favorite Windows 8 resource, send me a link in twitter (@jcollison), post it out to our Facebook group or send it to me in an email, podcast@theAverageGuy.tv.  However you choose, I will give you credit

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