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.

Which Wiki Wins | Self-Hosted 12

We try out the top self-hosted Wikis and tell you which we like best, and Chris has a m...

February 13, 2020

Host Your Blog the Right Way | Self-Hosted 11

We each like different blogging platforms, and share why. Then our tips for keeping you...

January 30, 2020

Compromised Cameras | Self-Hosted 10

Wyze and Xiaomi suffer major cloud hosted blunders, so Alex tells us about his new full...

January 16, 2020

Conquering Planned Obsolescence | Self-Hosted 9

Master of details, open source advocate and YouTuber, Quindor from Intermittent.Tech jo...

January 2, 2020

WLED Changes the Game | Self-Hosted 8

Sometimes one project can lead to a hundred more. We celebrate Home Assistant’s n...

December 19, 2019

Why We Love Home Assistant | Self-Hosted 7

Home Assistant has changed our families’ lives for the better. We share tips for ...

December 5, 2019

Low Cost Home Camera System | Self-Hosted 6

Chris follows up on his Shinobi troubles and extols the virtues of $25 Wyze Cams to Ale...

November 21, 2019

ZFS Isn’t the Only Option | Self-Hosted 5

Getting your storage setup just right often takes making painful mistakes first. We sha...

November 7, 2019

The Joy of Plex with Elan Feingold | Self-Hosted 4

Plex Co-Founder and CTO Elan Feingold shares why he started Plex, its future direction,...

October 24, 2019

Home Network Under $200 | Self-Hosted 3

How far can you get with a Raspberry Pi 4? We go all in and find out. Plus our favorite...

October 10, 2019

Why Self-Host? | Self-Hosted 2

We visit Wendell Wilson of Level1Techs and get a tour of his self-hosted setup, what he...

September 26, 2019

The First One | Self-Hosted 1

You’ve been wanting to host a Nextcloud instance (or anything else) for your fami...

September 12, 2019