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The Tech Guy (Video-LO)
By Leo Laporte
About this podcast
No one does a better job of explaining technology, computers, and the Internet than Leo Laporte. This feed contains the full audio of his twice weekly radio talk show as heard on stations all over the US on the Premiere Radio Networks. For show notes and more visit techguylabs.com. Records live weekends at 2:00pm Eastern / 11:00am Pacific / 19:00 UTC.
Episodes (Total: 10)
Jan. 15, 2018 · 02:14:17
What to do if you inherit a used computer, troubleshooting a PC that won't boot up, recovering a Facebook password, resetting an Amazon Echo, issues with the Spectre bug fix on Windows, is the new iMac Pro a good choice for a photography hobby? Adding more than one external USB drive to a router, and more of your calls. Host: Leo Laporte Guest: Chris Marquardt Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy. For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com. Bandwidth for The Tech Guy podcast is provided by CacheFly. Sponsor: thetrackr.com/techguy
Jan. 14, 2018 · 01:58:07
Announcements from CES 2018, Scott Wilkinson with the new home theater tech from CES, updating your system for the Meltdown bug, using your own router instead of the internet provider's, Johnny Jet's tips for unacompanied minors on an airline, choosing the right VPN service, and more of your calls! Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Scott Wilkinson, Johnny Jet, and Dick DeBartolo Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy. For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com. Bandwidth for The Tech Guy podcast is provided by CacheFly. Sponsor: carbonite.com - offer code: TWIT
Jan. 8, 2018 · 02:23:14
Android phones are always listening to music playing nearby, how to bypass Adobe Flash on a tablet, blocking autoplay ads on websites, connecting a WeMo to a wireless router, migrating data from Windows to Mac, the best place to backup photos online, best budget Android smartwatch, sound bar recommendations, and photography advice from Chris Marquardt. Host: Leo Laporte Guest: Chris Marquardt Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy. For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com. Bandwidth for The Tech Guy podcast is provided by CacheFly. Sponsors: ITPro.TV/techguy - use code TG30 RocketMortgage.com/TechGuy fracture.me with code TECHGUY15
Jan. 6, 2018 · 02:27:35
Summarizing the Meltdown and Spectre security vulnerabilities in modern computers, explaining the 911 usage of Amazon's Echo Connect, Scott Wilkinson hinting at something intriguing coming to consumer television, using CRM (Customer Relationship Management) software for a small business mailing list, transferring iPhone 5 data to a new iPhone 8 via iTunes, Leo's thoughts on cryptocurrency, Johnny Jet's recommendation of Airfordable as an alternative to credit cards, a nice visit from Heather, learning coding at age 50 for a career change, and more! Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Johnny Jet, Dick DeBartolo, and Scott Wilkinson Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy. For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com. Bandwidth for The Tech Guy podcast is provided by CacheFly. Sponsors: RocketMortgage.com/TechGuy fracture.me with code TECHGUY15
Dec. 31, 2017 · 02:33:16
It's the best of The Tech Guy for 2017! In this episode, we look back on some of the best questions and guest appearances over the year.Is email private enough for sending sensitive information?Scott Wilkinson talks about the winners of the 2017 Annual TV ShootoutDo you really need antivirus?Johnny Jet recommends a website that makes it easy to use frequent flyer milesThe difference between hard drives and solid state drivesHow the internet worksDick DeBartolo has a gadget that lets you strap a smartphone to your headWhat is Bitcoin?How to stay secure onlineChris Marquardt on the future of photographyAmazon Echo vs. Google HomeWhy Net Neutrality is so important Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Scott Wilkinson, Johnny Jet, Dick DeBartolo, and Chris Marquardt Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy. For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com. Bandwidth for The Tech Guy podcast is provided by CacheFly. Sponsor: GoToWebinar.com/podcast
Dec. 18, 2017 · 02:38:13
The Net Neutrality decision, alternatives to Adobe Lightroom, what Microsoft Surface PC to buy, how to transfer Windows 10 to a new hard drive, accessing USB in a virtual machine, Chris Marquardt has photo gifts ideas for Christmas, and more of your calls. Host: Leo Laporte Guest: Chris Marquardt Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy. For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com. Bandwidth for The Tech Guy podcast is provided by CacheFly. Sponsors: texture.com/twit RocketMortgage.com/TechGuy GoToWebinar.com/podcast
Dec. 17, 2017 · 02:22:33
Discussing the FCC's decision about Net Neutrality (and the uncertain future), T-Mobile insurance versus AppleCare+ on an iPhone X, the value of CUJO Smart Firewall versus built-in router firewalls, Scott Wilkinson's technical impressions of Star Wars: The Last Jedi (no spoilers), turning on the "ding" sound on an Amazon Echo Dot for confirmation, deleting duplicate photos on a hard drive, recommending Autoruns for Windows, Dayuse.com for conveniently brief hotel room stays, the source of "banding" on an HDTV, choosing between QLED and OLED screens, using ZipSnip for opening packages, and much more! Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Scott Wilkinson, Johnny Jet, and Dick DeBartolo Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy. For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com. Bandwidth for The Tech Guy podcast is provided by CacheFly. Sponsors: GoToWebinar.com/podcast WordPress.com/techguy RocketMortgage.com/TechGuy
Dec. 11, 2017 · 02:23:25
How to recover data from a dead iPod, recovering an iCloud password without the phone number the account is tied to, teaching students photography online, using more than one remote with an Apple TV, Chris Marquardt has some exercises you can do to improve your photography, and Dick DeBartolo has a gadget you can put on your Christmas tree. Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Chris Marquardt and Dick DeBartolo Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy.For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com.Bandwidth for The Tech Guy podcast is provided by CacheFly.
Dec. 10, 2017 · 02:18:21
Do you know where your Bitcoin wallet is? Soundbars make a great gift for the holidays, moving Microsoft Office data to a new computer, using one monitor with two computers, troubleshooting hibernation issues with Windows 10, auto dialing on Android, what to look for when buying a refurbished Mac, and more of your calls! Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Scott Wilkinson and Johnny Jet Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy.For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com.Bandwidth for The Tech Guy podcast is provided by CacheFly.
Dec. 4, 2017 · 02:20:31
What to get in a new laptop, how to keep track of pets with a smartphone, blocking Java in the browser, how to be notified audibly of missed calls, using a Google Voice number for texting, transferring data from an old iPad to a new one, Chris Marquardt has tips on shooting the Super Moon, and more of your calls. Host: Leo Laporte Guest: Chris Marquardt Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy.For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com.Bandwidth for The Tech Guy podcast is provided by CacheFly.