The Tech Guy (MP3)

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Subscribers: 1434
Reviews: 4

Mark Wad
 Jul 30, 2019
Leo has the best tech podcast I have ever found.

Ivars Bezdechi
 Mar 18, 2019
The Tech Guy is my favorite "go to" podcast for things computers, technology, and multimedia.

Mark
 Mar 10, 2019
Leo Laporte has a great personality with the knowledge for helping the everyday computer user.

A Podcast Republic user
 Jul 21, 2018

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: 1635
2:10:21

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Using a TV for a computer monitor, upgrading from a 6S+ iPhone, computers for streaming online content, rear car cameras, backing up important data properly, 32-bit vs 64-bit and more of your questions!

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Sam Abuelsamid 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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Oct 14, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1634
2:23:36

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Tips and tech that will help you stay connected during a natural disaster, drones as a portable cell phone system, smartphone buyer's remorse, macOS X Catalina, laptops that are good for your business, how to get Square to stop dropping bluetooth, 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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Oct 13, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1633
2:17:34

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Choosing to upgrade to a new MacBook Pro, unclogging an inkjet printer, does Samsung have an LTE Smart Watch?, alternative for iTunes, creating a slideshow of your photos, monitoring text messages and more of your calls!

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Sam Abuelsamid 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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Oct 07, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1632
2:14:32

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Microsoft's Surface announcements this week, Chromebook vs. a cheap Windows laptop, is it safe to run in administrator in Windows? Repairing a TIVO, what to expect when using a VPN, troubleshooting Apple Watch complications, 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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Oct 06, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1631
2:16:12

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Measuring bandwidth, advertising one's own content, the difference between QLED and OLED, troubleshooting a dual boot machine after an update, installing a caller's VPN, is a 5G phone a good purchase and more of your calls!

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Sam Abuelsamid 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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Sep 30, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1630
2:20:38

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Software as a service may be draining your bank account, iOS gesture changes, do I still need Anti-virus on Windows 10? The best 65" TV under $1000 with Scott Wilkinson,the best Wi-Fi routers for the home, getting started building a PC, travel tips with Johnny Jet, cleaning an old inkjet printer, keeping up with the new Amazon IoT devices with Dr. Mom 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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Sep 29, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1629
2:27:16

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Using an Android phone with Apple CarPlay, replacing a hard drive in an iMac, avoiding cross-scripting scams, Windows Pro N, streaming YouTube TV with a VPN, and more of your calls!

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Sam Abuelsamid 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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Sep 23, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1628
2:17:38

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Hands-on with the new iPhone 11 Pro Max, the best way to factory reset and reinstall an Android phone, 8K TVs are coming, but where's the content? Is Windows 10 still a good idea for an old laptop? Mac media servers, monetizing your podcast 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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Sep 22, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1627
2:03:50

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Troubleshooting an SD card, low-cost cellular providers, preparing an old phone for trade-in, why a battery died in extreme temperatures, choices of streaming boxes and more of your calls!

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Sam Abuelsamid 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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Sep 16, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1626
2:19:24

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Apple announces the iPhone 11, should you upgrade? Improving wake up response time for the Ring Video Doorbell, VPN on Linux, dinner on the LAX tarmac with Johnny Jet, keeping your address book synced, safety lights for bikers, 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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Sep 15, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1625
2:16:13

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Troubleshooting a region-locked DVD, connecting a smart display to a feature phone, capturing video from a VCR with a tablet, using your own router with a WISP internet service, Sam Abuelsamid, Chris Marquardt and more of your questions!

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Sam Abuelsamid 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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Sep 09, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1624
2:18:34

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Speeding up an old iPhone, an all-in-one password manager, and VPN solution, is buying a used Tesla a good deal? Optimizing your app, stopping robocalls, video doorbells, 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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Sep 08, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1623
2:11:02

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Incorporating a second router for WiFi, protecting your private information online, apps for making music loops, inaccurate GPS, length of WiFi, can you get malware on your backup data and more of your calls!

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Sam Abuelsamid 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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Sep 02, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1622
2:15:02

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Why can't I log into Windows? What not to do when you get suspicious messages on Facebook, what is using up data on my phone? Finding the right VPN, Windows 1903 update issues, the best digital picture frame, 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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Sep 01, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1621
2:13:27

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Getting GPS apps to work in a Hybrid, VPN's, switching between two computers with one monitor, backing up your Synology RAID, 'the amber light of death' and more of your calls!

Host: Leo Laporte

Guest: Sam Abuelsamid

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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Aug 26, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1620
2:28:22

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Transferring music from vinyl to iMac, authenticating with Yubico's YubiKey dongle, resetting a Windows password with a Microsoft account, using Authy for 2FA across multiple devices, showing off Samsung's Galaxy Note10+, Scott Wilkinson has a birthday, Johnny Jet has a new child, 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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Aug 24, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1619
2:08:35

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Troubleshoot TV's, VOIP services for businesses, the life span of a hybrid vehicle battery, extending the range of Bluetooth, syncing audiobooks to your phone, unable to cut and paste in Android TV and more of your calls!

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Sam Abuelsamid 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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Aug 18, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1618
2:23:51

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Have we reached "peak podcast?" Configuring a network printer securely, finding drivers for an old laptop, streaming audio and video buffering issues, remotely controlling a television, connecting home theater devices to an AV receiver, partitioning a hard drive remotely, how to start a podcast, and more of your calls!

Host: Leo Laporte

Guest: 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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Aug 18, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1617
1:58:26

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Monitoring your bandwidth usage, firewire for your laptop, are cell towers harmful, the ASUS Mesh Router, recovering erased data on hard drives and more of your calls!

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Chris Marquardt and Sam Abuelsamid

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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Aug 12, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1616
2:12:33

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Samsung announces the Galaxy Note 10, iPhone accessibility features, connecting multiple computers to the internet, running a game server on a PS4, is Bitlocker safe? 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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Aug 11, 2019