BYOB Episode 105

We’re Back! A meat n potatoes show. Home Automation, USB over IP, poke your surface? Crashplan, Cromebook, Windows 8 All In Ones. Prepare yourself for The BYOB Podcast Episode 105.

ISY944 – Home Automation At its Best

Mike reviews his new Home Automation appliance

USB over IP – An Update

We Revisit Mike’s USB over IP for VM issues

Touch Interface For Germ-A-Phobes

Michael has been trying a stylus on his Surface RT, and it surprisingly useful and accurate enough to be recommended. Besides the investment is $.01!

Project: CrashBox–Repurposing old hardware for a simple offsite BDR solution

Michael talks about his “0 Cost” Backup Disaster Recovery box.

ChromeBook – Nothing To Write Home About

We just don’t get the point

Sony VAIO Tap 20 – Sony’s Big AIO Tablet

If you can deal with the heft this is a pretty cool idea the specs leave a bit to be desired.


Best Buy

Lenovo A720 – The new Desktop

Lenovo’s new A720 doesn’t hit the ball out of the park, but it does make it to the wall. An Impressive AIO that begs to be used like a real desktop.


Best buy

Windows 8 – Microsoft Isn’t the Problem

Michael’s Windows 8 Rant


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  2. gim says:

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