SMR vs CMR Hard Drives, RAID, and Backups with Kevin Schoonover
This episode is a treat especially for all you guys from the Home Server Show Podcast days. I'm talking with Kevin Schoonover about hard drives and backups. It can't get any bett
I talk with Ring about their new gear and give you a 1 year review of the Ring alarm.
Here are the links you want to look at after the podcast.
New Ring Stuff
I've taken on a few projects at home during COVID-19 "Stay at Home." First up is a "Passive" Mixer. Meaning, it needs no power and what comes in must come out! Second, is a model rocket fin jig. This thing helps me glue the fins on the rocket
Today on RESET I'll be sharing my thoughts on some recent Meross gear I've purchased. I'll update you on my gaming build that I did 1 Year ago, and a small chat on Ring doorbells.
The Build Follow Up, Forums Post
Ubiquiti Unifi Dream Machine Review - Reviewing the UDM! That and some more Unifi news and discussion.
Dream Machine - https://store.ui.com/collections/routing-switching/products/unifi-dream-machine?pos=1&sid=318d2d1fe&ss=r
Dream Machine Pro -
Every year I get asked two questions. What did you think about CES and what was one cool thing you saw. I'll answer those questions and a whole lot more!
Please watch my YouTube Videos and Subscribe. It makes me feel good! - https://youtube.
This is a big year end clean up! I have a store! Listen in on how to get your RESET.fm T-Shirts. I'll talk a lot on the Gryphon Router, why I love it and what I recommend for home users and small business users when it comes to Wi-Fi. Surface L
Ubiquiti Unifi News, wifi, some more wifi, and then some more wifi. Maybe a little about a drone. A little drone.
UDM - https://store.ui.com/collections/routing-switching/products/unifi-dream-machine
DJI - https://www.dji.com/mavic-mini?site=br
I've got some Ransomware news for you if you own a NAS. I'll tell you how to prepare yourself for that. Also, what I picked up on Amazon Prime Day, and two very cool things for the smart home. Lastly, what I've been up to for the past two mont
There is a story about a Master Chief, my AMD gaming build, SmartThings, and a few gadgets I have been looking at.
Last Episode of Observed Tech Podcast - https://www.windowsobserver.com/2019/06/17/observed-tech-podcast-the-final-episode-otp/
I've decided to build a PC. First build in 8 years or more. I'll chat about that, some follow up, Alexa Sunrise/Sunset, what I want from Ring, Unifi Controllers, and getting old.
PCWorld: AMD's new Ryzen 3000 APUs give budget gamers an affordab
Get your tin foil hat and meet me at the secret rendezvous spot! 10GbE and more!
Microsoft Surface Analyzer
What would you do if 1" of water came into your basement right now? Discussing that and Wyze products, iPhone 6 vs. Pixel 3, Podcast stats, and more.
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QNAP New DAS Options, Synology Workshops, Router and Wi-Fi Updates
Now you can push music from phone to Alexa. Amazon music app xast to alexa and your grouped devices.
Talking Untangle, Ring Alarm, Unifi, Synology DS1019+, & Gryphon!
I have a little of everything in this one. I've had an interesting few weeks with Ring and Ring Alarm. I will chat about a Synology box and the Gryphon Wi-fi Router that are on m
There is a lot of networking discussion to have. I picked up some Ubiquiti Wi-Fi to test. I have an Untangle router behind them and I'll chat some on the Eero Amazon thing.
Follow up and discussion on https://resetforums.com
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RESET 57 - QNAP, Ring, and Wyze Interviews from CES 2019
I'm chatting with QNAP about storage and 10Gb Ethernet. Ring tells me about their new stuff, and Wyzecam has a new hard drive hub coming out that is worth a look. Also, listen to this W
RESET 56 - Fire TV Recast Review
Today I'm reviewing the Recast DVR. I've had it for a month and here are my thoughts about it and the Fire TV Cube. I've been a cord cutter for more than a decade and have used almost everything imaginable. P
The ASUStor AS4004T Review. Awesome 4 bay NAS that has 1 very differentiating option. Also, starting off the show with another story. This one comes from CES and includes M-16's, heavy machinery, fire, and electricity.
Big thanks to my Patro
I started with a story last episode and am doing the same today. I get a little out of hand on this one though! I hope you enjoy it.
Project Fi is now Google Fi
My Black Friday Purchases
Amazon Fire TV Recast
Synology Mesh Router MR2200AC and
I'm missing a camera so will start the show with that. Otherwise:
Echo Show 2 has a home
Synology Mesh inbound - https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07HPSQZKN/ref=ohauidetailpageo00s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
Best Amazon Purchase Ever - https:/
Surface 6, Windows did what? Echo Show, Pixel Slate, and Pixel 3.
Echo Show https://homeservershow.com/forums/topic/16634-echo-show-gen-2-first-look-and-listen/
I was easy on that title. It should read, Alexa can now drain your wallet. Amazon released a ton of new hardware and some cool services for automation. I'll not only talk about the new gear but will break it all down and share what I think i