The Tech Guy (MP3)

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Subscribers: 1678
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 2:06pm Eastern / 11:06am Pacific / 19:06 UTC.

Episode Date
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1660
2:06:23

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Digitizing paper files, avoiding duplication files during computer synchronization, mounting monitors onto the wall & ceiling, the difference between dual active SIM and dual standby SIM phones, recovering photos from an SD card, 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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Jan 13, 2020
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1659
2:14:32

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Leo Laporte, Scott Wilkinson, and Dick DeBartolo are back from CES 2020 in Las Vegas, getting data off a corrupted hard drive, what does "end of life" mean for an older operating system? Stream video from a computer to a TV in another room, voice dictation on a Chromebook, using an iPhone overseas, backing up your data in the cloud, saving SMS text messages, software designed radios 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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Jan 12, 2020
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1658
2:08:20

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Accessible technology, password managers, updating to Windows 10, getting rid of duplicate photos, getting text notifications as a deaf person, 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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Jan 06, 2020
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1657
2:19:18

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Upgrading to Windows 10 from Windows 7, live stream with a GoPro, CES 2020 preview with Scott Wilkinson, Linux updates, is a computer on the Home Shopping Channel a good deal? Turning off Windows S Mode, getting IoT devices in a smart home to work under one hub, 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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Jan 05, 2020
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1656
1:24:40

The Tech Guy (Audio)

A look back at the best calls & guest appearances of 2019.

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Scott Wilkinson, Johnny Jet, Dick DeBartolo, 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.

Dec 28, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1655
2:06:41

The Tech Guy (Audio)

VPN security, computer choices for traveling, importing music into iTunes properly, printer troubleshooting, reliable internet access, 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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Dec 23, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1654
2:17:55

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Can you save money with Youtube TV? Android phone recommendations, why powerline broadband isn't as big as it could be, getting your VOIP service back, protecting your bank information online, 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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Dec 22, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1653
2:07:17

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Is the pure Android experience of the Google Pixel better than Samsung? Windows Defender as an antivirus software, HD audio with streaming, a photos folder jumping to the top in Windows 10, baby monitor security, problems with SIM JACKING, how to get rid of old laptops, why your weather app might have the wrong 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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Dec 16, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1652
2:16:23

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Will Starlink satellites ruin the sky for astronomers? Recovering a GMAIL account, stream music throughout the house, noise-canceling headphones, upgrading the storage in a Surface Pro 2, digitizing your old cassette tapes 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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Dec 15, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1651
2:13:13

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Porting a Google Voice number to a smartwatch, getting Google Photos to delete photos after backing up, using your router for FIOS, understanding and managing permissions, can a NAS be hacked 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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Dec 09, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1650
2:25:55

The Tech Guy (Audio)

FBI says your refrigerator could be a security risk, updating to the latest macOS, using a tablet to replace sheet music on paper, Scott Wilkinson on how to improve your TV picture, making SSD hard drives last, creating a bootable image for a Mac, where to start with Linux, Operation Santa with Johnny Jet, Chromebook troubleshooting, finding the right printer, magnetic phone charger cables with Dick Debartolo, 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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Dec 08, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1649
2:28:09

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Alternatives to DSL, Windows 7 end of life, sorting digital photos, rooted Android phones, removing adware from your computer, training voice assistants 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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Dec 02, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1648
2:23:50

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Is Big Tech destroying our world? Recovering data from a corrupted RAID array, the best video format for PLEX, are Apple Airpods Pro worth the money? The state of online security, is it time to upgrade my phone? Keeping your iPad safe from grandkids, getting rid of cable TV 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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Dec 01, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1647
2:22:21

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Can I bring my Echo with me while traveling? WiFi routers for mom, chatrooms for tech questions, good printers to buy, worries over paying bills online, upgrading your PC display with a 4k monitor, good online backup solutions, and more of your calls!

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Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Sam Abuelsamid, Chris Marquardt, and Scott Wilkinson

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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Nov 25, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1646
2:20:23

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Do all cell phone companies use the same towers? Enabling notifications on your browser, finding the best computer for you, internet service provider alternatives, scanning old film slides and negatives, asking the TSA what you can bring on a plane, specifications when looking for a gaming computer, 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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Nov 24, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1645
2:23:20

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Streaming music, the Amazon EarPods, controlling a Chromebook with a tablet, recovering damaged data, alternative to Microsoft Outlook and more of your questions!

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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Nov 18, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1644
2:09:09

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Leo is back from vacation! Advice for a new computer, wireless surround sound systems with Scott Wilkinson, controlling IoT over Bluetooth, replacing an old iPhone battery, interference with a car radio, recording live conversations, the best backup NAS drives and more of your calls!

Host: Leo Laporte

Guests: Scott Wilkinson, Johnny Jet, Sam Abuelsamid, 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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Nov 17, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1643
2:09:41

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Great resources for blind computer users, going paperless, Chromebooks as a Christmas gift, importing contacts into a new phone, 4k upscaling on televisions, using your phone internationally and more of your calls!

Host: Rich DeMuro

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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Nov 11, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1642
2:10:49

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Leo Laporte is still on vacation so Rich DeMuro is filling in for the Tech Guy! Screen readers for the blind, connecting a tape deck to a modern A/V receiver, troubleshooting intermittent TV picture, is fingerprint unlock going away? Buy a MacBook Pro now or wait? Getting back your website when the webmaster goes AWOL, what are the extra charges on my phone bill? Getting back your domain name, unlocking a deceased friend's phone, and more of your calls!

Host: Rich DeMuro

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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Nov 10, 2019
Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1641
2:14:14

The Tech Guy (Audio)

Streaming content while traveling, keyboard options for the iPhone, 5G Phones, increasing phone storage with a microSD card, keep your online activity anonymous and more of your calls!

Host: Rich DeMuro

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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Nov 04, 2019