Home Gadget Geeks

Pimp Your Christmas Lights with xLights, Is Rivian a Tesla Killer and a New Monitor – HGG381

   We have an email from Anthony who provided us with two awesome Christmas lights videos and some equipment to back it all up! Mike talks about Rivian and will they be a Tesla killer?  Some game purchasing tips, Jim has a quick review of this new Dell P3418HW 34” Curved Monitor at work and he thinks Microsoft Rewards might be on to him! All this and more! Join Jim Collison / @jcollison  and Mike Wieger / @WiegerTech for show #381 of Home Gadget Geeks brought to you by the Average Guy Network
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Home Tech Tips

SocialBro Features Explained in 11 minutes – HTT006

Cassie Hayes from SocialBro () () is our tipster for this week the new Home Tech Tips. Demo included in the video.  SocialBro is a powerful social marketing tool that help the average twitter user with analytics, competitor tracking, best time to tweet, audience insights and more. They have both a free and premium version. Support the Average Guy Tech Scholarship Fund: WANT TO SUBSCRIBE? We now have Video Large / Small and Video iTunes options at Join us for the show live each Thursday at 8pmC/9E/1UTC at or call in your questions or comments to be played on the show at (402) 478-8450 Listen Mobile:     Catch all the subscription links at Facebook Group: Jim’s Twitter: #!/jcollison Contact the show at 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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Home Tech Tips

The Home Server Connector Explained in 7 minutes – HTT005

John Zajdler (@Dieharder) is our tipster for this week the new Home Tech #160; John’s tip revolves around the different ways the Windows Home Server and Windows Server 2012R2 Essentials client connectors #160; Demo included in the video. Support the Average Guy Tech Scholarship Fund: WANT TO SUBSCRIBE? We now have Video Large / Small and Video iTunes options at Join us for the show live each Thursday at 8pmC/9E/1UTC at or call in your questions or comments to be played on the show at (402) 478-8450 Listen Mobile:       Facebook Page:  Facebook Group: If you’d like to subscribe to the show, see the links at Or, you can now stream the show online at at ;refid=stpr Jim’s Twitter: #!/jcollison Contact the show at 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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LastPass Tips in 3 Minutes on Home Tech Tips – HTT002

Amber Gott from LastPass at is our tipster for this week the new Home Tech Tips.  She covers some tips on password security.  First, get started with a password manager.  Second you should have a unique password for every single site you log into.  Third, use two factor or multi-factor authentication whenever possible Support the Average Guy Tech Scholarship Fund: Join us for the show live each Thursday at 8pmC/9E/1UTC at or call in your questions or comments to be played on the show at (402) 478-8450 Listen Mobile:     Quick Tips Get started with a password manager like Second you should have a unique password for every single site you log into. Third, use two factor or multi-factor authentication whenever possible 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 Jim’s Twitter: #!/jcollison 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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