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

   Sarah is back after more than 5 years on the show and we had a lot to catch up ; We talked about the future of the Windows Media Center box that she uses all the ; 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 ; We talked iPhone v Android and why she likes what she ; We also took a look at the how we raise 5 children with tech all around them and still ; All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison  (Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech has the night off!) for show #390 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network.
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Your Racks, New Windows Home Server, SyncBackFree, YouTube TV and the Zmodo Pivot – HGG389

   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 the Zmodo Pivot and covers some of the set ;  All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison  and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech for show #389 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network.
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Chatwing is Dead, Budget Airpods Review and UnRaid with Duplicati and Backblaze B2- HGG388

   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 review, we talked about Amazon joining the Zigbee Aliance and Mike covers Duplicati and Backblaze for his unRaid ;  All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison  and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech for show #388 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network.
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When is Old Hardware Too Old? Backups and Tech Regrets – HGG387

   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 storage ; All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison  and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech for show #386 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network.
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Plex Pass Perks, Tautulli, Xbox One S, Apple Watch and Gametime App – HGG386

   Mike talks about his recent purchases using Plex Pass Perks to save on hard drives and Tautulli to monitor his Plex ; 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 ;  All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison  and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech for show #386 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network.
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Paul Braren with Travel Tech, Ring Stick Up Cams and a New Tesla 3 – HGG385

   Paul Braren from 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 / @WiegerTech for show #385 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network.
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Christmas Gadget Wrap, SimpliSafe, Meater+, Apple Watch to Fitbit Solution, Xbox, VR and Untangle – HGG384

   It’s the post Christmas episode with Jim and ; 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 / @WiegerTech for show #384 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network.
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