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How to use Team Viewer, Technet and Action Pack, Mac Mini, IE 9 RC, Windows 7 Family Pack, Magic Wake on LAN and Special Guest Andrew Morris – HT011

We tried 4 guys for the show this week and welcomed guest host Andrew Morris from Melbourne, Australia the this week’s #160; In a very full show, we talked about the Team Viewer application, some discussion around the differences between Microsoft’s Technet and Action Pack software subscription services, the release of IE 9 RC, Bing’s gaining on Google, Facebook’s Q4 revenue, Brian newest post at AppAdvice, the Mac Mini, Windows 7 Family Pack, Christian’s WHS addin Magic Wake on LAN, W7 and 2008r2 Service Pack 1, Guitar Hero getting the axe, HP releases new WebOS offerings including a tablet, Media Browser and HTC Home!  It was a full show! Listen Mobile:   Show Notes · Study Shows Bing is More Accurate Than Google, and It’s Gaining Share · Facebook Earned 250 Million in Q4 and Profits are Growing at an Astounding Rate · Team Viewer · Action Pack for MS Software · TechneNet Subscriptions · Download Internet Explorer 9 RC · Windows 7 Home Premium Family Pack · Activision Kills Guitar Hero · HP Announces Plans to Bring webOS to the PC & Introduces TouchPad Tablet and Two Phones · Windows 7 and Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 Available February 22nd · Guest – Andrew Morris from Media · HP Pavilion DM1Z with AMD Fusion Review · HP ProBook 4320s How To Get Your Facebook Email Now Quick Advice: IM All Your Friends on Every Network with Palringo   Facebook Page:  Facebook Group: If you’d like to subscribe to the show, click on to update your iTunes library, or for other Podcast downloading applications, please click on the RSS Feed and pick your Pod Catcher of choice! Or, you can now stream the show online at at The Show Announcements and Schedule: Jim’s Twitter: Andrew’s Twitter: Contact Christian: Contact the show at Find us on Facebook: Find this and other great Podcasts from the Average Guy Network at Some links may contain affiliate codes that benefit the Average Guy Podcast Network.
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Super Angry Birds, the New Google Android Market and the Difference between Sleeping and Hibernating PCs – HT010

Has anyone seen Brian?  We couldn’t find and had to do the show without him!  Christian joined Jim for show #10 and we talked about the new Android Market that is not a phone app, the upcoming Super Bowl ad that will include an unlock code for another level in Angry Birds and the difference between Sleep and Hibernate with your #160; We also spend a few minutes talking about USB monitors and Christian covers a little news of his #160; In one of your shortest shows to date, we are quick and to the #160; Thanks to the uStream chat room (which could get nicknamed the nerdherd) for the lively chat! Listen Mobile: Join us for the show live each Thursday at 8pmC/9E at News Google Just Launched Its iTunes App Store – The Android Market How do you listen to your podcasts?  Email me and let me know. New "Angry Birds" Level To Be Featured In Super Bowl Ad Christians Corner Yahoo deletes a Flickr account with 4000 Photos on It   Facebook Page: Facebook Group: If you’d like to subscribe to the show, click on to update your iTunes library, or for other Podcast downloading applications, please click on the RSS Feed and pick your Pod Catcher of choice! Or, you can now stream the show online at at The Show Announcements and Schedule: Jim’s Twitter: Andrew’s Twitter: Contact Christian: Contact the show at Find us on Facebook: Find this and other great Podcasts from the Average Guy Network at Some links may contain affiliate codes that benefit the Average Guy Podcast Network.
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Windows 7 Help, PC on a iPad? The Zuck Get’s Hacked? Ninite, Aero Snap and Shake – HT009

Jim, Christian and Brian are back for another week of discussion on Technology in your #160; We spend some time looking at some helpful productivity tips for Windows #160; Topics like keyboard shortcuts, jumplists, the Reliability Monitor, our friend Ninite, Aero Snap and Shake, notification customization, using checkboxes, the taskbar and multiple #160; Did I leave anything out? Brian talks about his post on using his iPad to remote control his Windows PCs on his network using #160; Windows on an iPad?  Can it be?  We also cover all the different ways a person can remote to a PC or #160; There is more than one option! Join us for the show live each Thursday at 8pmC/9E at Listen Mobile: This week in Christians corner, we talk about the Zuck getting his Facebook account hacked!  Bummer for #160; He also continues a discussion from last week on Netflix and Hulu. Links: 10 Useful Windows 7 Productivity Tips Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook Account Hacked Hulu CEO Threatened to Quit Over Hulu Plus Pricing How To Remotely Access Your Windows PC from an iPad, iPhone, or iPod Touch Splashtop Remote TeamViewer Remote Access Windows Live Mesh Ninite Facebook Page: Facebook Group: If you’d like to subscribe to the show, click on to update your iTunes library, or for other Podcast downloading applications, please click on the RSS Feed and pick your Pod Catcher of choice! Or, you can now stream the show online at at The Show Announcements and Schedule: Jim’s Twitter: Andrew’s Twitter: Contact Christian: Contact the show at Find us on Facebook: Find this and other great Podcasts from the Average Guy Network at Some links may contain affiliate codes that benefit the Average Guy Podcast Network.
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Facebook Messaging, Netflix Subscription, the iPad, Decloaking and Christian’s Corner – HT008

Brian is back this week and he joins Jim and Christian for the latest edition of the The Home Tech #160; We talk Facebook messaging, the new Netflix subscription model, how to configure Windows 7 Update and very small #160; Brain breaks out his new iPad for a quick review to top it #160; All that and much more with week! You can contact the show at Join us for the show live each Thursday at 8pmC/9E at   · Claim Your Own Facebook Email Address · Netflix: A Misunderstanding or a hint · iPhone 4 on Version · How to Configure Windows 7 Updates · AMD Announces Fusion-Based Embedded G-Series Platform · Compulab Fit-PC3 Offers Dual-Core AMD Power in a Case Less than an Inch Thick · CompuLab’s Fit-PC2i is Extra Tiny, Ready for Windows 7 · iPad Refurbs · Barnes & Noble Nook Android-Powered E-book Reader Facebook Page: Facebook Group: If you’d like to subscribe to the show, click on to update your iTunes library, or for other Podcast downloading applications, please click on the RSS Feed and pick your Pod Catcher of choice! Or, you can now stream the show online at at The Show Announcements and Schedule: Jim’s Twitter: Andrew’s Twitter: Contact Christian: Contact the show at Find us on Facebook: Find this and other great Podcasts from the Average Guy Network at Some links may contain affiliate codes that benefit the Average Guy Podcast Network.  
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Recovering An Audacity Crash, 3–2–1 Backup, Windows 7 Control Panel, Malwarebytes Antivirus and CES 2011 Report – HT007

We talked about more than just Audacity crashing (in fact, we never mentioned it on the recorded show) but at the end of the broadcast, Audacity died on #160; I thought we had lost the file and had no idea how to recover #160; To GOOGLE! We found the recovery instructions and did a live fix right on uStream!  Here were the instructions: #160; There were a couple spots that didn’t recover just #160; See if you can find them! Speaking of uStream, we are now LIVE each Thursday night at 7:00pm Central / 8:00pm #160; You can join us to listen to the show as we are recording it as well as join the live #160; Find it each week at   In this week’s show, we are joined by John Zajdler from the and a regular co-host Christian. Back Up We talked about different back up options based around the 3 – 2 – 1 #160; We covered the functionality of the native Windows 7 back up, Acronis Back up Software, SyncToy , CrashPlan, ClickFree, Carbonite and #160; Sync Toy also works well when moving large amounts of files from one drive to another. The Control Panel We took a look at maybe a long forgotten resource in Windows 7 in the Control #160; Tons of tools and utilities to keep your PC fit!  John mentioned Revo Uninstaller, Christian liked CCleaner and Jim brought the group back to the utilities in the Control #160; There is Gold here Jerry, GOLD! AntiVirus We spent some time address the current state of affairs when it come to antivirus #160; Things are starting to get #160; If you have kids and want to help them be more safe on the internet, you will want to pay attention to this #160; Jim likes Microsoft Security Essentials and Malwarebytes as a basic one – two punch for protecting your PC!  Christian likes Avira. CES Jim talks a little bit about this trip to Las Vegas and #160; Lots of updates and photos both here and at the #160; Few surprises from the conference in general. Some bonus material right at the end…so listen all the way to the end! Facebook Page: Facebook Group: If you’d like to subscribe to the show, click on to update your iTunes library, or for other Podcast downloading applications, please click on the RSS Feed and pick your Pod Catcher of choice! Or, you can now stream the show online at at The Show Announcements and Schedule: Jim’s Twitter: Andrew’s Twitter: Contact Christian: Contact the show at Find us on Facebook: Find this and other great Podcasts from the Average Guy Network at Some links may contain affiliate codes that benefit the Average Guy Podcast Network.
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CES 2011 with Motorola and Podcasting Equipment – HT006

I met up with Randy Ksar, Social Media Manager for Motorola Mobility at CES last weekend and we took a few minutes right there in the booth to talk about some of his podcasting equipment as well as what is hot at Motorola right now. Join us for the show live each Thursday at 8pmC/9E at Listen:   Zoom H4N Sennheiser MD46 Sennheiser e935 Shure SM58 Randy’s Podcast #!/motodev Facebook Page: Facebook Group: If you’d like to subscribe to the show, click on to update your iTunes library, or for other Podcast downloading applications, please click on the RSS Feed and pick your Pod Catcher of choice! Or, you can now stream the show online at at The Show Announcements and Schedule: Jim’s Twitter: Andrew’s Twitter: Contact Christian: Contact the show at Find us on Facebook: Find this and other great Podcasts from the Average Guy Network at Some links may contain affiliate codes that benefit the Average Guy Podcast Network.
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Tech Christmas Gifts, Windows Live Photo Gallery, Tascam DR-07 and Drobo – HT005

Brian, Christian and Jim talk Tech Christmas Gifts, what to do with the iTunes Gift card you received, how to store your music files, Windows Live Photo Gallery and of course, the #160; It’s a post Christmas extravaganza! Don’t forget to go all the way to the end of the podcast!  Some additional content. Join us for the show live each Thursday at 8pmC/9E at Listen:   What we Got for Christmas: Christian’s Beast Build: AMD Phenom II 109OT Black Edition Thuban 6-core Processor Asus Crosshair 4 formula AM3 Motherboard Ripjaws Series 8GB DDR-3 RAM Jim’s Gifts: Tascam DR-07 Portable Recorder Energizer XP4001 Black Portable Charger Drobo Products Brian’s Gifts: Xbox 360 Slim 4GB Console Vizio 19” Class Razor LED LCD HDTV LG Black 10X Blu-ray Burner Microsoft LifeCam Cinema 720p HD Webcam Music Links: · Subsonic · ZumoCast · Pandora · Foobar2000 · VLC · iTunes · Zune Desktop Software · FLAC Format · dBpoweramp · EAC – Exact Audio Copy · XRecode II Windows Live Photo Gallery 2011 Article: Microsoft Image Composite Editor Jim’s Drobo Reviews on HSS: Can a Drobo Replace WHS Drive Extender (Part 1) Can a Drobo Replace WHS Drive Extender (Part 2) Facebook Page: Facebook Group: If you’d like to subscribe to the show, click on to update your iTunes library, or for other Podcast downloading applications, please click on the RSS Feed and pick your Pod Catcher of choice! Or, you can now stream the show online at at The Show Announcements and Schedule: Jim’s Twitter: Andrew’s Twitter: Contact Christian: Contact the show at Find us on Facebook: Find this and other great Podcasts from the Average Guy Network at Some links may contain affiliate codes that benefit the Average Guy Podcast Network.
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