Dr. Bill does a review of the Wal-Mart OnnTV 4K Streaming unit, a $19.00 gem, added to the use of TWO SiliconDust HD Homerun 4-Tuner OVA DVR/Tuners, his indoor antenna array, and the Channels DVR, a FREE DVR system that runs on a local PC on your internal network, and provides awesome Over-the-Air TV Recording and management! (May 19, 2022)

00:00 Intro
01:38 The Wal-Mart OnnTV 4K Streaming Device
02:53 My Condo TV Antenna array
04:34 SiliconDust's HD Homerun 4-Tuner ATSC 3.0 and ATSC 1.0 DVR/Tuner
06:01 Geek Software of the Week: Channels DVR Software
07:15 Demo of the Channels DVR, running on the OnnTV using AndroidTV
08:50 The Puffin TV Web Browser
10:08 Summary of the Geek Project!

Dr. Bill does a review of the ZUMIMALL GX2S PTZ Wireless Security Camera to secure your home, as well as some tech news about a Google Chrone Browser hack, and a teaser for the next show on the Wal-Mart Onn 4K Video Streamer! (May 04, 2022)

00:00 Intro
01:25 The Camera itself
01:54 My need for home security
07:54 Google Chrome security Issue
09:25 ZUMIMALL GX2S PTZ Wireless Security Camera unboxing
14:32 ZUMIMALL Software overview on my phone
22:58 Wal-Mart Onn 4K Video Streamer on sale teaser!

Dr. Bill shows off his brand spank new (to him) audio interface, that you just have to hear to believe! Check it out! The Presonus IO24 USB Audio Interface! (Apr 06, 2022)

Dr. Bill delivers a 'mea culpa' and explanation on his last show, and then shows us a new toy, the Mediasonic Homeworx Digital Media Converter Box! (Mar 30, 2022)

Dr. Bill installs and demos the Peppermint (Linux) Operating System, especially the use of the 'ICE' web application tool to add web apps into the Operating Systems menu tree. (Mar 24, 2022)

Dr. Bill tests and demos Nvidia Broadcast using his new (to him) ASUS Nvidia Geforce RTX 2060. Check out the "buttery" Boca effect using either the Elgato Facecam or the Sony a6400 DSLR. Graphics power combined with amazing AI make this really interesting! (Mar 14, 2022)

Dr. Bill tests the Logitech Mevo Start camera and Multicam system. He demonstrates how to use a video editor to figure out the timing for OBS audio sync. He also compares video from the Sony a6400, the Elgato Facecam, and the Mevo start, in studio. (Mar 03, 2022)

Dr. Bill discusses his Beelink SER3 AMD Ryzen 7 mini-computer, which is WAY more powerful than his previous system, and the fact that AT&T wireless dropped 3G support this week. Also, a brief intro to the Mevo Start system (review coming soon!) (Feb 24, 2022)

Dr. Bill introduces his new Elgato Facecam for comment, do you like it? Linode is purchased by Akamai, FuboTV goes to a quarterly subscription, then drops back to monthly! (Feb 16, 2022)

Tablo releases a brand new Quad Tuner NextGenTV (ATSC 3.0) DVR/receiver at CES 2022! The new Open Source "fork" of the original Audacity, called Tenacity! GSotW: Macrium Reflect Free Edition! 1990's "Oddware," a hand waving mouse/keyboard combo... weird! (Jan 09, 2022)

My experience adding Antennas Direct Clearstream 4Max reflectors to my antennas; we do an ISP comparison: T-Mobile, Spectrum, Northstate. I discuss Supergirl 'Wokeness', consider the 'Linus Tech Tips' Linux Challenge, and talk about the 'Great Server Crash of 2021', GSotW: Signal for Linux Secure SMS Client (Nov 17, 2021)

01:13 Intro
01:54 Linode Offer
05:37 Antennas Direct Clearstream 4Max Reflector Kit
09:32 T-Mobile vs. Spectrum vs. Bonded DSL
23:48 Supergirl TV Show 'Wokeness'
24:53 Linus Tech Tips Linux Challenge
28:01 The Great Server Crash of 2021
30:56 Geek Software of the Week: Signal for Linux Secure SMS Client

On the 500th Episode of the Dr. Bill.TV Show, Dr. Bill and his son, the GameMaster, discuss popular TV, Movies, Anime, and other entertainment of the day, as tradition dictates! (Every 100 episodes the GameMaster puts in an appearance!) (Oct 01, 2021)

Dr. Bill shows us a 'how to' on cord cutting for someone living in a condominium that wants to watch OTA ('Over the Air') TV! He shows us two methods, one totally INSIDE the condo, and one actually OUTSIDE the condo!

Dr. Bill shares with us the issues involved in the Locast shutting down court case, and whether there are any chances for a similar broadcast-to-Internet service to emerge. (Sep 03, 2021)

Don't want to be 'stuck' when Windows 11 comes out? What if you have perfectly good, but 'older' hardware? Here are some alternative operating systems you may want to consider! (Aug 28, 2021)

The 2021 Blackmagic Design Event rollout of new tech, new 4K Studio Cameras, and more! Meanwhile old tech is dying! 1st Gen Kindles will be bricked by year's end, and what 'old tech' is being removed from Windows 11? (Jul 29, 2021)

00:00 Intro
04:50 Older Kindles will soon be bricked, no more 'Whispernet'
06:44 The Blackmagic Design Live New Tech Event
12:16 The 'old tech' that is being removed from Windows for Windows 11
16:12 Sign-off

The 2021 Elgato Streaming Event, new Amazon FireTV interface, Pi-Hole DNS re-direct for security, the WPAD vulnerability, GSotW: Signal Secure SMS Client, Microsoft Windows 365 Desktop-in-the-Cloud, plus the usual silliness! (Jul 17, 2021)

00:00 Intro
04:22 The 2021 Elgato Streaming Device Showcase Event
07:14 Amazon FireTV new interface
07:44 Microsoft Windows 365 Cloud-PC
09:34 Implementing Pi-Hole and finding several surprises!
25:49 Geek Software of the Week: Signal Secure Encrypted SMS Client
29:38 Sign-off

A first look at Windows 11, Duck Duck Go improves on-line privacy, GS0tW: USB Oblivion! Subscribe to our YouTube Channel, Microsoft steals an Open Source project for their updater, the June 24th Windows 11 Event, will YOUR PC run Windows 11? An overview of Anycast! (Jun 28, 2021)

Walmart is officially now selling its Android TV streamers, Locast launches in Raleigh-Durham, NC, video link on the new features of Android 12, Beta 2, GSotW: Ventoy! Loki starts on Disney+! (Jun 15, 2021)

Dr. Bill has finally achieved his goal of a netcast with a two camera studio, separate audio via a Focusrite Scarlett Solo USB Audio Interface and Shure SM7b microphone, and the new Feelworld LivePro L1 video switcher! Also, a tour of his production methods, and a demo of the N6 Bluetooth Soundbar! (May 24, 2021)

02:32 The new SIIG USB 3.0 7 Port PCIe Card with UASP Mode that I am using
04:40 The Feelworld LivePro L1 Video Switcher
06:25 A demo of my setup of the LivePro L1 in my studio
09:10 The advantage to video switching and the use of OBS and Streamdeck to put up "lower thirds"
10:16 Experimenting with wipe effects
14:28 More on why "pre-bundling" the camera video is better for use with OBS
15:13 The N6 Bluetooth Soundbar
15:53 The Bluetooth Soundbar in use on my laptop and a demo in my Living Room
22:07 Comparing the LivePro L1 to an Blackmagic Design ATEM Mini Pro
23:32 The Focusrite Scarlette Solo USB Audio Interface for separate audio

Dr. Bill continues his testing of the ELECABLE PCIe 4-Port HDMI Video Capture Card, and the StarTech.com 4 Port USB 3.0 PCIe Card w/ 4 Dedicated 5Gbps Channels he tried to replace it with in his studio. BOTH were failed experiments. Watch for full details! (May 19, 2021)

Dr. Bill installs and tests a cheap, Chinese, four port HDMI Capture Card for the PCIe bus on your Windows PC System. It claims to be a 'Professional video processing function, high-quality industrial-grade chip production, super stability, support for simultaneous input of 4 HDMI signals', at least according to the 'Engrish' in the Amazon description! (NOTE: I did confirm, that if you select the "Custom Audio Device" option in OBS, you CAN get audio off of the ports on the HDMI card, however, they are WAY out of sync, so you will have to "play" with the offset.)

00:04 ELECABLE Capture Card unboxing (un-packaging)
04:59 Installing the card in my Dell Optiplex 9010
06:44 Installing the HDMI Capture Card Driver for Windows 10 64-Bit
08:49 Testing the HDMI Capture Card in OBS (Open Broadcasting Software)
12:34 Best OBS Settings for the HDMI Capture Card
13:44 Setting up Color Correction and Other Settings in OBS
20:16 SONY a5100 Video through the ELECABLE HDMI Capture Card via OBS
21:00 SONY FDR-AX100 Camcorder through the ELECABLE HDMI Capture Card via OBS
22:00 Conclusions and wrap-up

How to select, and use a Hauppauge WinTV-quadHD PCIe Card in a spare PC to create a PLEX Quad-tuner DVR for Cord Cutters to record Over-the-Air TV, manage their video, movies, and other media on a Local Area networked PC system!

00:18 Selecting your tuner card
01:21 The Hauppauge WinTV-quadHD PCIe Card
03:00 Software included with the card and demo
04:08 TitanTV Electronic Program Guide Link
04:48 Plex Media Server software introduction and demo
06:46 Setting up the tuners from the Hauppauge WinTV-quadHD
12:13 The PLEX DVR Guide
13:00 Setting up a recording
13:56 Managing your libraries in PLEX
16:35 The need for a PLEX Pass

The Falcon and Winter Soldier, new Windows icons, Amazon FireTV remote, AlmaLinux, hints and tips for Windows users, 'Legends of Tomorrow' Season 6 looks nuts! NASA pulls off first flight on another planet, GSotW: Remotely!

05:30 The Falcon and Winter Soldier
05:54 New Windows icons
06:28 Amazon FireTV remote
07:22 AlmaLinux
08:45 Hints and Tips for Windows users
11:16 'Legends of Tomorrow' Season 6 looks nuts!
12:04 NASA pulls off first flight on another planet
12:49 Geek Software of the Week: Remotely!

Dr. Bill reviews the Stremium DVR Roku application, the Android Phone version, and the Web version of Stremium. Every version, on every platform, has very different features, and basically must be used in conjunction with each other for the FULL benefit it brings to Cord Cutters. However, it is a worthwhile platform, and Dr. Bill has subscribed, and is using it on a daily basis! Get all of your channels in one guide on your favorite devices and never miss a moment with the Stremium Cloud DVR.

00:08 Stremium on the Roku app
01:27 Stremium on Android (Phone)
05:19 Stremium on the Web Browser (Brave)
10:30 Summary


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Dr. Bill is a Word of Faith Minister, Non-Profit Technology Specialist, Webmaster, and Technical Director of WOFR.org and SpeakFaith.TV. Before he retired from corporate life in 2017, he was also a technologist in the corporate arena for over 35 years. He is a Board Certified Traditional Naturopath.

He is the Founder and President of Word of Faith Ministries, Incorporated, a non-profit Christian Ministry and is the creator and maintainer of an Internet Streaming TV and Roku Channel, SpeakFaith.TV. He volunteers, as Technical Director for WOFR.org – Word of Faith Radio, a non-profit Christian Radio Network. He is a graduate of Life Christian University, with a Bachelors, Masters, and Ph.D. in Theology and was a charter member (chartered in 1979) of the International Convention of Faith Ministries (ICFM).

Dr. Bill is a certified as a Certified Natural Health Professional, and holds a doctorate in Natural Health in the field of Naturopathy. He is also certified as a Certified Traditional Naturopath, certified by the American Naturopathic Certification Board (ANCB). He is certified as a Master Herbalist, and became a Professional Member of the American Association of Nutritional Consultants, and of the Coalition for Natural Health.

Dr. Bill earned certifications in the corporate world as a CIW Certified Master System Administrator. This was a major certification achievement that involves these intermediate certifications: CIW Web Professional Foundations Associate, CIW Server Administration Professional, CIW Security Professional, and the CIW Inter-networking Professional certification. He was also certified as a Certified Citrix Administrator (CCA), and a VMware Certified Professional (VCP), as well as an EC-Council Certified Security Analyst and a CIW Certified Security Analyst. He also earned the Imprivata Certified Engineer certification in both Single Sign-On and Authentication Management.
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