The Tech Guy (MP3)

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Description

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 / 18:00 UTC.

Episode Date
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1498
2:05:30

The Tech Guy (Audio)

What photo printer to buy, making free calls online, installing Windows 10 on a small hard drive, sound bars that support Dolby At Home, internet access in remote areas, Microsoft's Windows Defender vs. third party antivirus software, iPhone vs. DSLR cameras, how to remove photos from an iPhone but keep them in the cloud, and Chris Marquardt talks about how to get better photos out of an airplane window, 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.

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Jun 17, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1497
2:24:28

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Crowdfunding an indie band, staying safe from the VPN Filter hack, troubleshooting HDMI handshake issues, speeding up an iMac, reinstalling Windows 10 on a hybrid drive, beware of new scam calls 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.

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Jun 17, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1496
2:26:49

The Tech Guy (Audio)

How to browse securely while on public Wi-Fi hotspots, how to get a PC out of a reboot loop, tablets to consider buying for international travel, whether or not to buy the recently announced Amazon Fire TV Cube, copying iTunes music to an Android phone, what to get for a first smartphone, diagnosing slow internet connectivity, how to stream Lets Play videos online, and more of your calls. Plus, Chris Marquardt talks about how to determine what should or shouldn't be included in your pictures.

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.

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Jun 10, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1495
2:09:28

The Tech Guy (Audio)

First look at the Wyze Cam Pan, what's draining my phone's battery? Scott Wilkinson reviews the LG 55C8 OLED TV, missing images in Outlook emails, extending an HDMI cable, 3D printers for kids, rugged smartphones, computer speakers for music production and gaming, playing your iTunes music on a home theater system, 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.

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Jun 10, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1494
2:10:57

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Keeping track of an elderly family member, getting data off an external hard drive, when will the Motorola Moto Z be released? Should I repair or replace my plasma TV? Connecting an iPhone to a car, setting up a file sharing solution for clients, is my laptop hacked? and more of your calls!

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Johnny Jet and Chris Marquardt

Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy.

For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com.

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Jun 04, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1493
2:24:12

The Tech Guy (Audio)

How to take the 'scenic' route using Google Maps, how to stream Netflix in 4K, adding more ethernet ports to a router, playing Spotify on an Amazon Echo, Scott Wilkinson talks about projection vs flat panel TV technology, and Dick DeBartolo has a gadget for giving your dog a bath without using a tub or a sink.

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Scott Wilkinson and Dick DeBartolo

Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy.

For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com.

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Jun 02, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1492
2:12:41

The Tech Guy (Audio)

The FBI tells users to reboot their routers to kill known malware infecting 500k devices, how to change the aspect ratio on a smart TV, low cost laptops, best printer for use on the road in a semi truck, Chris Marquardt joins us to talk about his technique on working with models, 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.

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May 27, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1491
2:07:54

The Tech Guy (Audio)

How can I be sure the Amazon Echo is not recording my private conversations? Preventing a Windows 10 update, the best music streaming service, copy macOS to an external drive, action cameras for pilots, recovering data from a computer that will not boot up, is GDPR preventing you from sharing particular articles? And more of your calls!

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: 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.

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May 27, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1490
2:02:25

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Europe's General Data Protection Regulation and what it means for U.S. internet users, is my DNA safe with testing companies? Connecting an Amazon FireStick to a hotel TV, a single device to control all your smart devices, improving audio for your YouTube videos, getting data while traveling in Europe, wiping a hard drive on a work computer 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.

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May 21, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1489
2:15:19

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Google is redesigning its AR glasses, security cameras that work with cellular, backing up full quality images from a phone, running phone apps on a computer, installing your own cable modem, using cellular data overseas, Scott Wilkinson tells us about the re-release of 2001: Space Odyssey, Johnny Jet recommends a site with behind-the-scenes airline videos, and Dick DeBartolo joins us to talk about a 2-in-1 supercharger.

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.

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May 19, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1488
2:21:22

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Advising against buying a new MacBook for now, attempting to define artificial intelligence in current tech phenomena, digitizing music from CDs in FLAC or Apple's lossless codec, dealing with a damaged Hyundai car computer entertainment system, making a copy of a DVD without ripping, Opening a PDF with the Internet Explorer browser, Chris Marquardt's advice on spacing in photos, and more! Happy Mother's Day!

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.

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May 13, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1487
2:22:49

The Tech Guy (Audio)

The right equipment for starting a podcast, the cheapest way to become a cord cutter, problems installing Ubuntu Linux on an old computer, finding a router to run VPNs, the right way to sync contacts in Outlook 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.

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May 13, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1486
2:10:12

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Repairing a crashed hard drive, customizing Amazon Alexa responses, cloud backup solutions, troubleshooting slow internet speed, protecting your domain name, 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.

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May 07, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1485
2:07:02

The Tech Guy (Audio)

The future of Microsoft Windows, do I need to use a VPN? Home theater projectors, capturing video on MiniDV tapes, Bob Heil's DIY Pineboard Project, running Windows on a Mac, Yahoo's new Terms of Service, and more of your calls!

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Scott Wilkinson, Bob Heil, 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.

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May 05, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1484
1:59:25

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Google revamps Gmail with new features, how to make Google Calendar the default on iPhone, is your smartphone spying on you? How to add 911 capability to Amazon Echo, a website that will walk you through cutting the cable, how to fully uninstall programs, best TV antennas, and more of your calls with Rich DeMuro!

Host: Rich DeMuro

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Apr 29, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1483
2:06:36

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Amazon is raising the price of Prime membership, the best way to watch Avengers: Infinity War in theaters, cutting the cord, when is the right time to buy a 4K TV? Recovering data from a failed hard drive, and more of your calls with Rich DeMuro!

Host: Rich DeMuro

Guests: Scott Wilkinson, Johnny Jet, and Dick DeBartolo

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For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com.

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Apr 29, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1482
2:16:58

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Changing the email address associated with an Apple ID, does USB cable quality matter? How to set parental controls on an iPhone, Chris Marquardt talks about using contrast in photography, downloading YouTube videos, HDMI switches vs A/V receivers, an add-on that brings back the "view image" button in Google Image search, fixing a Windows Update that is preventing shut down, 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.

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Apr 22, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1481
2:02:38

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Replacing an internal hard drive, all about sound bars, printer troubleshooting, why can't I get radio reception at my home? Migrating data to a new computer, Johnny Jet has an app to help with a fear of flying, apps to record and collaborate music with others, 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.

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Apr 21, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1480
2:13:12

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Why doesn't my landline work? What to do after being scammed, speeding up an old computer, finding a computer to edit video 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.

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Apr 16, 2018
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1479
2:07:59

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Signatures will no longer be needed for credit card purchases, what printer should I buy? Roku troubleshooting, vinyl records are making a comeback, translating a foreign language in real-time 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.

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Apr 15, 2018