Series: A Night In The ASYLUM

S1 E11: The Tech of DNR

Darren is in-studio and Jen was not available today. With Darren are guests Romaine Patterson of DerekandRomaine.com (and co-owner of DNRStudios.com), Kevin Vandenberg (the phone guy) and Michael Pyle (he’s also advised us on some tech). We talk about our history as DNR listeners and what we’ve become involved with at DNR from a tech…

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S1 E10: DNA Testing for Health & Genealogy

Derek Hartley from DerekandRomaine.com is our guest, who talks about his experiences with www.ancestry.com and other websites he uses for genealogy research. Darren talks about why he used www.23andme.com primarily for health testing and how people should be prepared for seeing results they may not want to see, such as Alzheimer’s predictions. Season 1 –…

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S1 E9: Secure your tech at home and on the road

Darren and Jen are joined by guest and tech expert (and commercial plane and helicopter pilot) Paul Papasavas to learn his tips for protecting your tech at home and while traveling. Michael Pyle also calls in. Also discussed are tips relating to best broadband to have at home. Season 1 – Episode 9

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S1 E7: Home and Business WiFi Systems – Options

Are you trying to figure out what type of WiFi system you should install? Do you need a simple Router based or do you need more coverage that a Mesh network may provide? Darren and Jen are joined by Michael Pyle to hammer out the details. Some business options such as Meraki are also reviewed….

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S1 E6: Home Security Systems – Part 2

Part 2 of a 2-Part Episode! Michael Pyle joins Darren and Jen to discuss his experience with both professionally installed and hybrid systems. Season 1 – Episode 6

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S1 E5: Self-Install Home Security Systems – Part 1

Part 1 of a 2-part episode! Darren and Jen discuss their recent experience with the now defunct Iris by Lowes, and the revised SimpliSafe, as opposed to other professionally installed systems. Season 1 – Episode 5

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S1 E4: Home Lighting with Philips Hue

If you want to include great cool lighting in your home automation setup, Philips Hue is a great contender! Season 1 – Episode 4

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S1 E3: Home Video Surveillance

Darren & Jen’s experience with self-install home video surveillance for your home, including the brands Arlo and Vivint Technology!

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S1 E2: Universal TV Remote Controllers

Darren and Jen’s experience with Logitech Harmony and Caavo Universal Remote Controllers. Season 1 – Episode 2

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