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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
News publishers violated copyright by embedding a tweet. Are video games to blame for the Florida school shooting? A drone causes a helicopter to crash. Are we seeing the end of Facebook? Apple isn't making as much money on the HomePod compared to other products. The controversial Snapchat update. What to expect from Mobile World Congress. An amazing $300M deal for a showrunner at Netflix, and more. Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Owen JJ Stone, Christina Warren, and Iain Thomson Download or subscribe to this show at Bandwidth for This Week in Tech is provided by CacheFly. Sponsors: BLUEAPRON.COM/TWIT
Extending your Wi-Fi signal over longer distances, improving the audio when recording a podcast, an update from Melanie about her hacked Gmail account, the best way to share calendars so it works cross-platform, capturing a live video stream, converting digital audio to analog, the best tablet for sketching, Android Auto overseas, and more of your calls. Host: Leo Laporte Download or subscribe to this show at For detailed show notes, visit Bandwidth for The Tech Guy podcast is provided by CacheFly. Sponsors: with code TECHGUY15
On this episode of The New Screen Savers for Saturday, February 17, 2018, with Leo Laporte and Megan Morrone:What makes smartphone cameras so good? Rishi Sanyal from DPReview joins us to compare two of the best, the iPhone X and Pixel 2 XL, and discuss computational photography. So many gadgets, where to charge them? Megan has a docking station problem, so we try out several charging stations to see what works, what's the best, and what you need to know to build your own. Back in 2015 on show #11, we saw amazing images of Pluto from The New Horizons spacecraft. Now the craft just sent back some record-breaking pictures. Megan talks with researcher Simon Porter about the farthest images ever made from Earth and what is in the future for the mission. Jason Howell has some tips for using the new features in the DuckDuckGo privacy search engine app for Android. In Call for Help, we find a way to separate your work from personal photos on the iPhone. Hosts: Leo Laporte and Megan Morrone Guests: Rishi Sanyal, Simon Porter, and Jason Howell 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.
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: