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Get the know how to make technology work for you. Fr. Robert Ballecer and Bryan Burnett show you tech projects that you can do yourself and explain everything from tech basics to advanced techniques.

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Records live at every Thursday at 11:00am PT/2:00pm ET.

March 13, 2014
#84: Titanfall Rig and Monitoring Networks

Join the OC Hackerz Hackathon in Irvine California, prepare your computer for Titanfall, and network monitoring tips to see who's hogging your data.

March 6, 2014
#83: Linux on a USB and Sound Controlled LED

Why you should understand DNS, make a bootable Linux OS on a USB, and control a string of LED's using TIP31 transistors.

February 27, 2014
#82: RasPi Web Server and Panning Timelapse

Cryptocurrencies wasted energy, a Raspberry Pi Web Server, and use an egg timer for time-lapsing.

February 20, 2014
#81: Viewer Feedback and Speeding up DNS

We discuss getting rid of space junk with a tractor beam, viewer feedback straight from Google Plus, and speed up your DNS.

February 13, 2014
#80: Geeky Valentines Gift and Cantenna

Make a animated LED necklace for Valentines Day, what hard drive to use in a FreeNAS box, and build a Cantenna.

February 6, 2014
#79: Reviving your Hard Drive

Learn how to rescue your data from a dying hard drive, and answering viewer questions about USB Drive FreeNAS.

January 30, 2014
#78: FreeNAS

Got a few old computers lying around? Want an enterprise-level storage box? Expert guest Patrick Norton shows us how to create a FreeNAS using old system parts.