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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.

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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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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@padresj

Language:

English


Episodes

KH 360: Networking Rock n' Roll!

12/14/2017
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Will regular networking cable burn down my house? How can I fit an entire music studio on my belt? How can I create a Raspberry Pi case that can do it all? -- All this on a feedback episode of Know How! Hosts: Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ and Jason Howell For full show notes, visit https://twit.tv/shows/know-how/episodes/360 Sponsors:ifixit.com/twitthetrackr.com/knowhow

Duration: 01:05:31


KH 359: 2017 Gift Guide: Health and Wellness!

12/7/2017
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Exercise tech, apple watch, m-pad, core strength, sensibo, sleepace, UV-C Hosts: Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ and Megan Morrone For full show notes, visit https://twit.tv/shows/know-how/episodes/359

Duration: 01:02:33


KH 358: 2017 Geek Gift Guide II: Man Cave

11/30/2017
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Holiday gift giving, man cave, music production, NAS, USB-C, Docking, Gaming, Lapboard, Superhot Hosts: Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ and Jason Howell For full show notes, visit https://twit.tv/shows/know-how/episodes/358

Duration: 01:10:14


KH 357: 2017 Gift Guide: Makers!

11/24/2017
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This week Fr. Robert Ballecer and Patrick Delahanty have a gift guide for Makers! Zeny 3in1 Soldering Station And all the stuff you need to assist... Hakko Soldering Iron Tip Cleaner Hakko Wire Cutter Eclipse Tools Wire Stripper Helping Hands Vacnite Helping Hands Don't forget the Heat Shrink Tubing! URBEST 530 piece AssortmentURBEST Adhesive-lined HSTDesoldering Wick & Solder Sucker Soldering Paste Desoldering Tutorial Rud Dog: "Suggestions for a small 12VDC in 3.3V out...

Duration: 01:01:45


KH 356: Securing your Google Services

11/16/2017
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Padre and Jason show you how to lock down your Google Services to protect your digital life. Hosts: Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ and Jason Howell For full show notes, visit https://twit.tv/shows/know-how/episodes/356

Duration: 01:03:05


KH 355: Raspberry Pi-Hole!

11/9/2017
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Killing ads with a Raspberry Pi-Hole! Hosts: Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ and Patrick Delahanty For full show notes, visit https://twit.tv/shows/know-how/episodes/355

Duration: 00:44:12


KH 354: Feedback!

11/2/2017
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Unboxing the $150 MonoPrice Mini Delta 3D Printer. Hosts: Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ and Jason Howell For full show notes, visit https://twit.tv/shows/know-how/episodes/354

Duration: 01:04:37


KH 353: Game How!

10/26/2017
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Jason's Games Monument Valley ($3.99) Monument Valley 2 pre-register is up now! Square Enix GO series (example: Lara Croft GO) ($4.99, on sale for $.99) FRAMED/FRAMED 2 ($4.99) Fallout Shelter (FREE/IAP) First Looks Anker Nebula Mars Portable Cinema Home Heatre * 500 ANSI Lumens - Equivilant of 3000 Lumens - (Generated by a 3000LM LED lamp) * 1280 x 800 * Dual 10W Speakers * 19,500 mAh Battery (3 hours of Operation) * Wireless Connectivity (2.4 & 5G WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0) *...

Duration: 01:01:41


KH 352: Skully - Part 2

10/19/2017
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Microsoft just released its "Fall Creator's Update" with support for "Mixed Reality" - We take a first-look at Acer's headset, then Megan Morrone tries her hand at soldering when we assemble Skully v2! Let's show off Microsoft Mixed Reality! Acer AH101-D8EY Windows Mixed Reality Headset (w/2 wireless controllers) ** Same price as the Occulus Rift, but with better sensor tech & controllers * Uses what they call "World Scale" VR/MR - It's what the rest of the industry call "inside out"...

Duration: 01:01:50


KH 351: Skully - Part 1

10/12/2017
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Halloween isn't just for kids! It's the perfect holiday for makers and DIY'ers to show off their creativity! Megan and Padre stir up some Halloween delights from the dollar store, then jump into 3D design for an arduino-controlled Ghoulish delight! Hosts: Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ and Megan Morrone Connect with us! https://twit.tv/shows/know-howGoogle+ Community@PadreSJ@Anelf3Thanks to CacheFly for the bandwidth for this show.

Duration: 00:53:40


KH 350: Control Freaks!

10/5/2017
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Taking control of household devices, IOT devices and photos! Hosts: Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ and Megan Morrone For full show notes, visit https://twit.tv/shows/know-how/episodes/350

Duration: 00:58:13


KH 349: Mad Scientist Bubbler

10/2/2017
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Project Overview We're going to create a "Mad Scientist Bubbler" as a Halloween effect. Using a glass container, an air pump, some poly beads, and a little Arduino magic, we're going to make a decoration with some extra geek flair! Parts List Also Need 3D Parts Hosts: Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ and Jason Howell Connect with us! https://twit.tv/shows/know-howGoogle+ Community@PadreSJ@Anelf3Thanks to CacheFly for the bandwidth for this show.

Duration: 00:52:11


KH 348: 3D Printer Troubleshooting

9/28/2017
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Let's Get Jiggy with some Printer Tips! 1. Adjusting the bed (multiple times using a spacing card.) 2. FIXING the bed (possibly needs to be done on Patrick's printer) 3. Hairspray 4. Alcohol cleaning The Micro Swiss MK10 All-Metal Hotend Conversion Kit * The factory hot-end is actually PLASTIC lined -- This means you get much less stable temps * With a metal hot end, you get more consistent melt * You can extrude faster (you're not losing as much of the heat) * You don't get...

Duration: 00:39:54


KH 347: Cayenne - Security on the Cheap!

9/25/2017
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Security on the Cheap - Hector Sotomayor "I need a security solution. What I'm looking for is this: when someone steps on our porch, some motion sensors will detect them and send me a notification on my phone. Also... it sets off strobe lights to alert anyone passing by and to potentially warn the thief that we know he's on the premise." Let's break down the requirements 1. A sensor to detect motion on a porch 2. A phone notification when motion is detected 3. A strobe that...

Duration: 00:27:48


KH 346: iOS 11 Secrets

9/21/2017
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iOS 11 - Maria Joseph Laienz Sumpaico "Know How professionals. I've been watching a long time, even though I don't always understand what you're doing! lol. I know you do a lot of your projects with Windows, Android, and Linux, but I'm a lowly iOS user. I've been hearing that iOS 11 is great and that it will open new functionality to users like me. What's your take and are there any secrets that you can tell me?" All Megan! All the Secrets! Turn on Do Not Disturb While Driving to...

Duration: 00:39:52


KH 345: Alexa Flash Briefings

9/18/2017
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Amazon Alexa Flash Briefings Steps to set up Flash Briefing: https://developer.amazon.com/Can test Alexa skills without an Echo by going to https://echosim.io Flash Briefing feeds must: Text-To-Speech Flash Briefings Audio Flash Briefings Hosts: Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ and Patrick Delahanty Connect with us! https://twit.tv/shows/know-howGoogle+ Community@PadreSJ@PDelahanty@4theburkeThanks to CacheFly for the bandwidth for this show.

Duration: 00:44:57


KH 344: Equifix-It!

9/14/2017
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Protecting your credit and smart finances. Hosts: Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ, Megan Morrone, and Jason Howell For full show notes, visit https://twit.tv/shows/know-how/episodes/344

Duration: 01:08:20


KH 343: Ports, Pumps and Patrick!

9/11/2017
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Padre and Patrick answer your questions! Hosts: Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ and Patrick Delahanty For full show notes, visit https://twit.tv/shows/know-how/episodes/343

Duration: 00:54:07


KH 342: IR Basics Part 2

9/7/2017
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Triggered! Last week we showed how you could build and program a simple Arduino-powered IR code reader and use it to trigger certain events when the proper code was received. Demo 1 But we only triggered 5volt LEDs... what if we wanted to trigger something BIGGER? Relays! There are several different TYPES of Relays We're going to be using electromagnetic Relays 8-Relay Package https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01NBUDHPB/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1​ The important...

Duration: 00:51:26


KH 341: IR Basics Part 1

8/31/2017
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Basics of IR Control IR control is a BINARY communications system We're going to use the "IRremote" library which understands most of the POPULAR protocols Demo of Reading IR Codes Let's Assemble the hardware! Parts Pinout of the IR Receiver From left to right, looking at the front of the sensor Let's Program! #include ** This code is a basic IR code reader. It will receive an IR code from a remote, then print it to the serial console Now that we know we can receive IR codes...

Duration: 00:46:39

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