Self-Hosted

Discover new software and hardware to get the best out of your network, control smart devices, and secure your data on cloud services. Self-Hosted is a chat show between Chris and Alex two long-time "self-hosters" who share their lessons and take you on the journey of their new ones. A podcast showcasing free and open source technologies you can host yourself.

I Tried to Love Portainer | Self-Hosted 59

We try out a couple of very popular Docker GUI’s and report back, and discuss our...

December 3, 2021

Pi Server Upgrade | Self-Hosted 58

This week we unlock the Pitential of the Compute Module 4 and turn it into a dual gigab...

November 19, 2021

Alex Deletes it All | Self-Hosted 57

Troubleshooting goes very wrong for Alex, and he puts his backups to the ultimate test....

November 5, 2021

Feeling Wyze | Self-Hosted 56

Local self-hosted video capture with AI object detection just got easy. Morgan joins us...

October 22, 2021

Home Assistant Turns Amber | Self-Hosted 55

A lot is changing in Home Assistant land, and it’s almost all for the better; we ...

October 8, 2021

Ultimate Off-Site Setup | Self-Hosted 54

Alex is abroad and uses the opportunity to build out not one but two ultimate self-host...

September 24, 2021

Adventurous Build | Self-Hosted 53

We chat with Matt from Adventurous Way about the home automations that have improved hi...

September 10, 2021

Navigating DeGoogling | Self-Hosted 52

We report back on our DeGoogle challenge and read your top Google Alternative apps and ...

August 27, 2021

Apple’s Rotten Scanning | Self-Hosted 51

We discuss the ramifications of Apple’s local photo scanning announcement on your...

August 13, 2021

Perfect Plex Setup | Self-Hosted 50

We discuss Chris’s latest wall-mounted tablet solution for Home Assistant and sev...

July 30, 2021

Update Roulette | Self-Hosted 49

Updates gone wrong, surprise hardware failures, and flooding out all our electronics in...

July 16, 2021

A Solution Looking for a Problem | Self-Hosted 48

Tuya shocks us by announcing native Home Assistant support, we have an update on a smar...

July 2, 2021