Radio Leo (Video HI)

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A compendium of netcasts from the Chief TWiT, Leo Laporte. This feed includes all of Leo's audio or video releases and often includes his appearances on other netcasts. One feed to serve them all.

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Latest episodes
Feb. 15, 2018
Google brings AMP to email, smart replies to messages, ad blocking to Chrome, and warnings to insecure websites. Cryptocurrency mining comes to Salon and 4200 other sites. Pixel Visual Core comes to Facebook and Snapchat, but not Google Camera. Logan Paul off YouTube - for now. Facebook loses the youngs. • Kevin's Stuff: Beaker Browser and Fritter • Jeff's Number: 280 character wedding vows • Stacey's Thing: Mango Mirror Hosts: Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, and Stacey Higginbotham Guest: Kevin Marks Download or subscribe to this show at Thanks to CacheFly for the bandwidth for this show. Sponsor:
Feb. 15, 2018
First up: A fan's eye for Windows Family Guy: Windows Defender ATP is coming to Windows 7, 8.1. Windows Analytics tools for enterprise users now include Spectre/Meltdown patch analyzer. Microsoft is still adding features to Redstone 4, as it closes in on RTM. Related: Apple is scaling back the iOS schedule. Microsoft should pay attention. It's official: Build is coming back to Seattle, May 7-9 - going head-to-head with Google I/O. Registration opens tomorrow, Feb. 15. Microsoft tries to make a case for Surface, but it makes a case for Macs instead. Five years ago this week, Microsoft launched the first Surface Pro. Analyst estimates that Microsoft has sold 35 million Xbox One consoles. Tip of the week: You're still going to need an ad blocker PLUS: WINKEY + CTRL + c App pick of the week: Tweeten Also: Amazon Music makes a surprise appearance in the Microsoft Store for Windows 10. Ahead of iTunes. Enterprise pick of the week: Microsoft for Startups Codename pick of the week: SevilleBeer pick of the week: The Bruery White Chocolate Hosts: Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley, and Paul Thurrott Download or subscribe to this show at Check out Paul's blog at Check out Mary Jo's blog at Thanks to CacheFly for the bandwidth for this show. The Windows Weekly theme music is courtesy of Carl Franklin. Sponsor:
Feb. 13, 2018
This week we discuss today's preempted 2nd Tuesday of the month, slow progress on the Intel Spectre firmware update front, a worse-than-originally-thought Cisco firewall appliance vulnerability, the unsuspected threat of hovering hacking drones, hacking at the Winter Olympics, Kaspersky's continuing unhappiness, the historic leak of Apple's iOS boot source code, a critical WiFi update for some Lenovo laptop users, a glitch at Wordpress, a butt of miscellany -- including a passwords rap -- some closing-the-loop feedback from our listeners... and then a look at a handful of CryptoCurrency Antics. We invite you to read our Show Notes. Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte Download or subscribe to this show at You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page. For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site:, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6. Bandwidth for Security Now is provided by CacheFly. Sponsors: - offer code: TWIT
Feb. 13, 2018
<!--td {border: 1px solid #ccc;}br {mso-data-placement:same-cell;}--> HomePod reviews range from humdrum to rapturous. Why you shouldn't try to remove the HomePod's cord, and other teardown results. iPhone's iboot source code leaked by an intern. MacBooks leap to 4th most popular laptop in the world. Detailed analysis of Apple's efforts in the video market. TLDR: they need to make good shows. No more unlocked iPhodes at Verizon. FloridaMan's AirPods go up in smoke.Andy's Pick: Blue Satellite headphonesRene's Pick: NanoleafLeo's Pick: HiFi Man Shangri-La Headphones Hosts: Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, and Rene Ritchie Download or subscribe to this show at Bandwidth for MacBreak Weekly is provided by CacheFly. Sponsors:
Feb. 13, 2018
Leo Laporte and Megan Morrone talk about their first weekend with Apple's new HomePod. Leo thinks it's a little expensive for the kind of speaker it is. Megan says that if you already subscribe to Apple Music and you don't have a smart speaker you love, this might be a good choice for you. Hosts: Leo Laporte and Megan Morrone Download or subscribe to this show at You can contribute to iOS Today by leaving us a voicemail at 757-504-iPad (757-504-4723) or sending an email to [email protected] Thanks to CacheFly for the bandwidth for this show.
Feb. 12, 2018
HomePod should have been delayed longer. Elon Musk's rollercoaster week: Falcon Heavy sends a Tesla to Mars just as Tesla has its worst quarter ever. iPhone boot code leaked online. Chrome will shame insecure websites. YouTube suspends Logan Paul for generally being a horrible human being. Rethinking Facebook and Google. T-Mobile warns of phone hacking scam. Uber settles with Waymo. ESPN's new streaming service will not show ESPN. Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Ed Bott, Brian X. Chen, and Devindra Hardawar Download or subscribe to this show at Bandwidth for This Week in Tech is provided by CacheFly. Sponsors: RING.COM/TWIT
Feb. 11, 2018
Thoughts on the new HomePod from Apple, Space X launches the Falcon Heavy, how to fix a computer that's slow to boot, Gmail login problems, how to rip DVDs, using Amazon's Alexa voice assistant in the car, running an old Windows game on a new Mac, Chris Marquardt has photography advice, and more of your calls. Host: Leo Laporte Guest: Chris Marquardt Download or subscribe to this show at For detailed show notes, visit Bandwidth for The Tech Guy podcast is provided by CacheFly. Sponsor:
Feb. 11, 2018
On this episode of The New Screen Savers for Saturday, February 10, 2018, with Leo Laporte and Jason Howell: Apple's HomePod launched this week. We show you how it works and how it stacks up to its competition like Google Home Max, Sonos One, Amazon Echo Show, and the Harman Kardon Invoke.The #TWiTSwitch continues as Megan Morrone and Jason Howell pit the Apple Watch vs. Android Wear, High School Debate style.How do you replace your phone's OS if you want a non-Android platform? Find out in our 'Call for Help.'Jason reviews the Fusion Guitar - a 'smart' electric guitar that has built-in speakers, amp, recorder, and iPhone integration. Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ shows how to keep your network safe by scanning for open ports with Nmap.Plus, we answer more Android questions in our 'Mail Bag.'Buy Apple HomePod: Buy Google Home Max: Buy Sonos One: Buy Amazon Echo Show: Buy Harman Kardon Invoke: Buy Fusion Guitar: Hosts: Leo Laporte and Jason Howell Guests: Megan Morrone and Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ The New Screen Savers records live every Saturday at 3PM Pacific on Episodes are available for download and streaming later that evening at Thanks to CacheFly for the bandwidth for this show. Sponsors:
Feb. 11, 2018
How to watch the 2018 Winter Olympics in 4K, should you get the Apple HomePod? Upgrading to a new phone for security updates, converting documents to PDF in Windows 7, password managers, Google Fi vs. Verizon and more of your calls! Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Scott Wilkinson, Johnny Jet, and Dick DeBartolo Download or subscribe to this show at For detailed show notes, visit Bandwidth for The Tech Guy podcast is provided by CacheFly.
Feb. 8, 2018
The Superbowl commercials were ok, but Elon Musk's Tesla in space is the best ad ever. Nest is no longer separate from Google. Viacom buys VidCon. Alphabet's big tax bill kills company profits. Google's new Twitch competitor. Zuckerberg's mea culpa birthday message. RIP John Perry Barlow.Leo's Picks: Why Paper Jams Exist and Google Motion Stills AR ModeJeff's Number: Wired abandons banner ad model they invented, goes behind a paywallStacey's thing: Autonomous by Annalee Newitz Hosts: Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, and Stacey Higginbotham Download or subscribe to this show at Thanks to CacheFly for the bandwidth for this show. Sponsors: