About the Show
RESET is a weekly tech podcast that covers home automation, networking, and home storage. No tech subject is off limits and RESET will get off the rails on other favorites. This podcast is by David McCabe who has been podcasting since 2008 on popular shows such as Home Server Show and Surface Geeks. Feedback can be left for David at mccabe.io.
Episode 18: RESET 18 – CTJM
February 24th, 2017 | 43 mins 54 secs
It’s time SmartThings. We need to have a talk. John Stutsman Icy Dock Coverage ActionTiles Caavo Nucleus The Hard Drives Most (and Least) Likely to Fail, According to Backblaze Best Cloud Backup 2017 – IDrive v. Backblaze v. CrashPlan v.
Episode 17: RESET 17 – Reviews
February 10th, 2017 | 35 mins 51 secs
It’s about the reviews. Gear and news. Vizio HDHR Untangle Lima OmniCharge Omni 20 Review – YouTube Wifi Speed Test – Eero vs. Orbi. vs Almond 3 Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Please rate this podcast in iTunes if you get a chance.
Episode 16: RESET 16 – News
January 27th, 2017 | 40 mins 8 secs
A couple of things to talk about this week. If you survived the CES podcasts this one DOES NOT go over CES. Woohoo! Let’s talk some old style Windows Home Server Version 1. Lights out. Windows Phone, Tablets, Eero, Orbi, Lan Speed Test, and more.
Episode 15: RESET 15 – CES
January 12th, 2017 | 58 mins 47 secs
It's the time of year to inundate you with CES coverage and here is my little slice of that mayhem.
Episode 14: RESET 14 WiFi
December 30th, 2016 | 1 hr 35 mins
On RESET 14 I’m talking with Jose Ortiz and Kevin Schoonover about Wifi products. Eero, Luma, Orbi, Almond, Plume, Ubiquiti, and Google Wifi. Which one is the best? Are there other variables involved. It’s a lot to talk about so hang on!
Episode 13: RESET 13 – Lighting
December 9th, 2016 | 51 mins 43 secs
I'm chatting with Richard Gunther from the Home: On Podcast. He is going to school me in "Smart Lighting," errrr, "Connected Lighting." I'll ask him everything starting with LED and Lumens and ending up at the SmartHome and beyond.
Episode 12: RESET 12
December 2nd, 2016 | 39 mins 6 secs
This week on RESET, Surface Studio Reviews, Eero App, Arlo Reviewed, Eve V, Synology, QNAP, Plex, and more. Busy. Surface Studio Teardown Seagate/Amazon Cloud Drive An Early Unboxing Post of Christmas Vacation Eve V – IndieGoGo Surface Pro Killer Micro...
Episode 11: RESET 11 – Almond 3, Eero Updates, Laptop Switch
November 22nd, 2016 | 33 mins 31 secs
RESET is ready for Turkey Day! Today I’m talking Wi-Fi. Almond 3 Review is out. Eero update 2.0 is out. I’ve got a new laptop. Eero Update 2.0 Netgear Orbi Almond 3 What I’m reading. http://www.hongkiat.com/blog/to-do-lists-by-hand/ Black Friday Thread...
Episode 10: RESET 10 – Netgear Arlo Pro, Microsoft Dial, Google Home vs. Amazon Alexa
November 11th, 2016 | 41 mins 15 secs
RESET 10. Netgear Arlo Pro, Pixel XL, Microsoft Dial, and Google Home vs. Amazon Alexa. What I’m Reading Claw Machines. Are they rigged or not? How to Trade Halloween Candy Route 66 – Rusty Memories Please rate this podcast in iTunes if you get a chan...
Episode 9: RESET 9 – The New Gear
November 4th, 2016 | 38 mins 26 secs
The new gear episode. Arlo, Almond, Echo, Google Home, SmartThings, Pixel, Fireflies, and more! Take a deep breath and lets chat! Once again, I forgot to add “What I’m reading” to the end of the podcast. Here it is.
Episode 8: Microsoft Wins the Day
October 28th, 2016 | 42 mins 2 secs
This week I’m talking about the Microsoft and Apple Events that took place. I’ll give you my thoughts on the new Surface Book, Surface Studio, and all the accessories. Tune in to see how “blown away” I am on the Apple Touch Bar too! So much to say!
Episode 7: RESET 7 – Getting Started with Sonos
October 14th, 2016 | 39 mins 56 secs
This week on RESET. Sonos. I’m talking with Kevin Schoonover about the ins and outs of Sonos. How to get started, stream, expand, etc. Whether you are a beginner or a pro with Sonos I think you will find something of value in this podcast.
Episode 6: RESET 6 – Water Sensors
October 7th, 2016 | 43 mins 14 secs
Today I’m talking water sensors. I’m using 3 different ones in my house and I’ll tell you about all of them and how they have worked under real circumstances. I’m following up on the Synology RT1900ac, the Ecobee3,
Episode 5: RESET 5 Synology RT1900ac
September 30th, 2016 | 41 mins 39 secs
This week I’m taking a look at the Synology router, RT1900ac. I’ll talk about that, my new keyboard which I really don’t like, and another segment of “What I’m Reading” at the end. What I’m Reading Concrete Arrows and the U.S.
Episode 4: RESET 4 – ecobee3
September 23rd, 2016 | 1 hr 11 mins
This week on RESET, the ecobee3 wifi thermostat. Jose Ortiz and Christopher Kenney will help me go from install, move to setup, and then living with the ecobee. It’s a great conversation. I don’t have a “What I’m reading” segment since this show went...