Category: Home Gadget Geeks

Home Gadget Geeks

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 Home.  We spend some time looking at some helpful productivity tips for Windows 7.  Topics like keyboard shortcuts, jumplists, the Reliability Monitor, our friend Ninite, Aero Snap and Shake, notification customization, using checkboxes, the taskbar and multiple monitors.  Did I… Click for more / Podcast Player>

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 Podcast.  We talk Facebook messaging, the new Netflix subscription model, how to configure Windows 7 Update and very small PCs.  Brain breaks out his new iPad for a quick review to top it off.  All… Click for more / Podcast Player>

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 us.  I thought we had lost the file and had no idea how to recover it.  To GOOGLE! We found the recovery instructions and did a live… Click for more / Podcast Player>

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 Drobo.  It’s a post Christmas extravaganza! Don’t forget to go all the way to the end of the podcast!  Some additional content. Join… Click for more / Podcast Player>

Windows Live Movie Maker, To the Cloud! What? Can Drobo Replace Drive Extender? – HT004

Jim, Brian and Christian’s pre-Christmas Show!  We start the show by covering Brian's TAG Post on Windows Live Movie Maker and discover how to build great videos with this free software. We also cover those crazy Microsoft Commercials where people say, “To the Cloud!” and no one knows why.  We talk about each one of… Click for more / Podcast Player>