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The Tech Guy (Video)

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 2:06pm Eastern / 11:06am Pacific / 19:06 UTC.

Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1744 2020/11/09, 02:30
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1744

<br><p>Remote access applications for Android phones? </p><br><p>Using old PS2 keyboards with your computer, why a computer may kick off other computers on the same network, why your phone's battery is dying overtime, good laptop choices for photography, troubleshooting why you may not be getting notification sounds on your Android phone, why you can't use Windows XP and old programs on it, talking with Sam Abuelsamid and Chris Marquardt, and more of your calls!</p> <br><p><strong>Host:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/leo-laporte">Leo Laporte</a> </p><br><p><strong>Guests:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/sam-abuelsamid">Sam Abuelsamid</a> and <a rel="nofollow" href="https://chrismarquardt.com/" target="_blank">Chris Marquardt</a> </p><br><p>Download or subscribe to this show at <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy">https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy</a>. </p><br><p>For detailed show notes, visit <a rel="nofollow" href="http://techguylabs.com/" target="_blank">techguylabs.com</a>.</p><br><p><strong>Sponsors:</strong><ul><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://try.eset.com/twit">try.eset.com/twit</a></li><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://Melissa.com/twit">Melissa.com/twit</a></li><br></ul></p><br>

Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1743 2020/11/08, 05:38
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1743

<br><p>The state of advertising online, backing up data on a Mac, securing apartment Wi-Fi, logging into Google Voice, printing from a Chromebook after Google Cloud Print is discontinued, getting a ham radio license, what do I need to do when giving an old laptop to grandkids? Backing up old pictures on CD, can I still use that old power brick? Getting into a locked computer and more of your calls!</p> <br><p><strong>Host:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/leo-laporte">Leo Laporte</a> </p><br><p><strong>Guests:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/scott-wilkinson">Scott Wilkinson</a>, <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.johnnyjet.com/" target="_blank">Johnny Jet</a>, and <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/dick-debartolo">Dick DeBartolo</a> </p><br><p>Download or subscribe to this show at <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy">https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy</a>. </p><br><p>For detailed show notes, visit <a rel="nofollow" href="http://techguylabs.com/" target="_blank">techguylabs.com</a>.</p><br><p><strong>Sponsors:</strong><ul><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://simplisafe.com/twit">simplisafe.com/twit</a></li><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://try.eset.com/twit">try.eset.com/twit</a></li><br></ul></p><br>

Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1742 2020/11/02, 02:30
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1742

<br><p>Adding two Amazon Echoes onto one account &#38; getting your phone to do text to speech. </p><br><p>Good software for incremental backups on your hard drive, why your printer doesn't allow third-party ink cartridges, troubleshooting a printer not connecting to your network, saving photos with the date it was taken using metadata, troubleshooting a dead hard drive, talking to Sam Abuelsamid and Chris Marquardt, and more of your calls!</p> <br><p><strong>Host:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/leo-laporte">Leo Laporte</a> </p><br><p><strong>Guests:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/sam-abuelsamid">Sam Abuelsamid</a> and <a rel="nofollow" href="https://chrismarquardt.com/" target="_blank">Chris Marquardt</a> </p><br><p>Download or subscribe to this show at <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy">https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy</a>. </p><br><p>For detailed show notes, visit <a rel="nofollow" href="http://techguylabs.com/" target="_blank">techguylabs.com</a>.</p><br><p><strong>Sponsors:</strong><ul><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.cachefly.com">twit.cachefly.com</a></li><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://try.eset.com/twit">try.eset.com/twit</a></li><br></ul></p><br>

Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1741 2020/11/01, 04:37
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1741

<br><p>Financial results for Facebook and Apple, transferring Firefox settings to a new computer, the beginning of "Black Friday" deals with Scott Wilkinson, why is my computer slowing down when I scan an image? Recording a podcast, travel updates with Johnny Jet, running Linux on a Mac, looking out for scams, is Microsoft Edge safe? extending a Wi-Fi signal, the return of vinyl with the GizWiz and more of your calls!</p> <br><p><strong>Host:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/leo-laporte">Leo Laporte</a> </p><br><p><strong>Guests:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/scott-wilkinson">Scott Wilkinson</a>, <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.johnnyjet.com/" target="_blank">Johnny Jet</a>, and <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/dick-debartolo">Dick DeBartolo</a> </p><br><p>Download or subscribe to this show at <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy">https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy</a>. </p><br><p>For detailed show notes, visit <a rel="nofollow" href="http://techguylabs.com/" target="_blank">techguylabs.com</a>.</p><br><p><strong>Sponsors:</strong><ul><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://Linode.com/twit">Linode.com/twit</a></li><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://LastPass.com/twit">LastPass.com/twit</a></li><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://manscaped.com/twit">manscaped.com/twit</a></li><br></ul></p><br>

Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1740 2020/10/26, 01:30
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1740

<br><p>Resetting a Mac password when locked out. </p><br><p>The various "Office" application options available and which one is the best choice, what will take place of Google Hangouts, how eBay knows what one caller bought on Amazon, verifying if an Apple cinema display is working, has my Facebook account been hacked, why one caller's laptop is shutting off with 60% reported battery life, controlling an Amazon Fire TV remotely, Leo plays Animal Crossing and more of your calls!</p> <br><p><strong>Host:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/leo-laporte">Leo Laporte</a> </p><br><p><strong>Guests:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/sam-abuelsamid">Sam Abuelsamid</a> and <a rel="nofollow" href="https://chrismarquardt.com/" target="_blank">Chris Marquardt</a> </p><br><p>Download or subscribe to this show at <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy">https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy</a>. </p><br><p>For detailed show notes, visit <a rel="nofollow" href="http://techguylabs.com/" target="_blank">techguylabs.com</a>.</p><br><p><strong>Sponsors:</strong><ul><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://mintmobile.com/techguy">mintmobile.com/techguy</a></li><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://Melissa.com/twit">Melissa.com/twit</a></li><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://itpro.tv/twit">itpro.tv/twit promo code TWIT30</a></li><br></ul></p><br>

Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1739 2020/10/25, 05:53
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1739

<br><p>The new Windows update is here! Apple releases the new 5g iPhone 12, Quibi is shutting down, Microsoft Office alternatives, how to watch the World Series in 4K HDR, archiving old hard drives, how to help someone who thinks they've been hacked, Johnny Jet: is it safe to travel? The Giz Wiz reviews the Wyze Band fitness tracker and more of your calls!</p> <br><p><strong>Host:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/leo-laporte">Leo Laporte</a> </p><br><p><strong>Guests:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/scott-wilkinson">Scott Wilkinson</a>, <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.johnnyjet.com/" target="_blank">Johnny Jet</a>, and <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/dick-debartolo">Dick DeBartolo</a> </p><br><p>Download or subscribe to this show at <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy">https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy</a>. </p><br><p>For detailed show notes, visit <a rel="nofollow" href="http://techguylabs.com/" target="_blank">techguylabs.com</a>.</p><br><p><strong>Sponsors:</strong><ul><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://LastPass.com/twit">LastPass.com/twit</a></li><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.stamps.com/">Stamps.com Promo Code: TWiT</a></li><br></ul></p><br>

Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1738 2020/10/19, 04:00
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1738

<br><p>Ways to make your old computer faster. </p><br><p>Making sure of IKEA wireless speakers, computer suggestions for recording audio, the deal with Apple's product life cycles, can a modem overheat, troubleshooting YouTube TV playback, connecting a GoPro without a smartphone, and more of your calls!</p> <br><p><strong>Host:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/leo-laporte">Leo Laporte</a> </p><br><p><strong>Guests:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/sam-abuelsamid">Sam Abuelsamid</a> and <a rel="nofollow" href="https://chrismarquardt.com/" target="_blank">Chris Marquardt</a> </p><br><p>Download or subscribe to this show at <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy">https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy</a>. </p><br><p>For detailed show notes, visit <a rel="nofollow" href="http://techguylabs.com/" target="_blank">techguylabs.com</a>.</p><br><p><strong>Sponsors:</strong><ul><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://expressvpn.com/techguy">expressvpn.com/techguy</a></li><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://LastPass.com/twit">LastPass.com/twit</a></li><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://try.eset.com/twit">try.eset.com/twit</a></li><br></ul></p><br>

Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1737 2020/10/18, 03:30
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1737

<br><p>A good way to remember passwords. </p><br><p>Scott Wilkinson returns to talk about the iPhone 12 Pro shooting in Dolby Vision high dynamic range and Vizio releasing an OLED TV, some ways to stop spam text messages from coming in, is there a way to connect your computer to a Bluetooth radio, why Apple is moving away from Intel, what happened to a caller's photo contacts losing their names, is there a way to sync hand-written notes to the cloud, and more of your calls!</p> <br><p><strong>Host:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/leo-laporte">Leo Laporte</a> </p><br><p><strong>Guests:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/scott-wilkinson">Scott Wilkinson</a>, <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.johnnyjet.com/" target="_blank">Johnny Jet</a>, and <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/dick-debartolo">Dick DeBartolo</a> </p><br><p>Download or subscribe to this show at <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy">https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy</a>. </p><br><p>For detailed show notes, visit <a rel="nofollow" href="http://techguylabs.com/" target="_blank">techguylabs.com</a>.</p><br><p><strong>Sponsors:</strong><ul><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://LastPass.com/twit">LastPass.com/twit</a></li><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://twilio.com">twilio.com</a></li><br></ul></p><br>

Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1736 2020/10/12, 03:30
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1736

<br><p>Setting up your own dedicated email address. </p><br><p>Upgrading your macOS operating system in order, organizing and backup all of your photos in the cloud, how hot can thumb drives get, the ways to posting episodes of your own podcast, making your own ring tone, Leo shares some great images of Steve Martin who called in on the previous episode, talking with Sam Abuelsamid, and more of your calls!</p> <br><p><strong>Host:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/leo-laporte">Leo Laporte</a> </p><br><p><strong>Guest:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/sam-abuelsamid">Sam Abuelsamid</a> </p><br><p>Download or subscribe to this show at <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy">https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy</a>. </p><br><p>For detailed show notes, visit <a rel="nofollow" href="http://techguylabs.com/" target="_blank">techguylabs.com</a>.</p><br><p><strong>Sponsor:</strong><ul><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://Melissa.com/twit">Melissa.com/twit</a></li><br></ul></p><br>

Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1735 2020/10/11, 03:00
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1735

<br><p>Securely sharing photos online &#38; alternatives to Sonos. </p><br><p>Issues sending texts via Google Voice, what to do with an expired gift card, options for the fastest internet in a remote area, helping Steve Martin stopping emails from going into his spam filter, kind of bandwidth needed for an RV, a quick review of the Amazon Halo with Doctor Mom, The Giz Wiz and the Solo Studio, and more of your calls!</p> <br><p><strong>Host:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/leo-laporte">Leo Laporte</a> </p><br><p><strong>Guests:</strong> <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.johnnyjet.com/" target="_blank">Johnny Jet</a> and <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/people/dick-debartolo">Dick DeBartolo</a> </p><br><p>Download or subscribe to this show at <a rel="nofollow" href="https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy">https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy</a>. </p><br><p>For detailed show notes, visit <a rel="nofollow" href="http://techguylabs.com/" target="_blank">techguylabs.com</a>.</p><br><p><strong>Sponsors:</strong><ul><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://try.eset.com/twit">try.eset.com/twit</a></li><br><li><a rel="nofollow" href="http://simplisafe.com/twit">simplisafe.com/twit</a></li><br></ul></p><br>