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14 Jun 2021

Radio Leo (Audio)

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A compendium of podcasts from the Chief TWiT, Leo Laporte. This feed includes all of Leo's audio or video releases and often includes his appearances on other podcasts. One feed to serve them all.

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    The Tech Guy 1805

    Using parental controls on iPad, how to backup Gmail, reinstalling Windows without a password, best phone for senior citizens, and more of your calls! Plus chats with Sam Abuelsamid about 'Over the Air' updates on cars, Chris Marquart on tips for photographing in the heat, and Rod Pyle on Amazon founder Jeff Bezos' plan to take a ride on Blue Origin's New Shepard rocket.

    Host: Leo Laporte

    Guests: Sam Abuelsamid, Chris Marquardt, and Rod Pyle

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

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    For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com.

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  • Posted on 14 Jun 2021

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    This Week in Tech 827: Weather Balloons and Swamp Gas

    WWDC highlights, Big Tech regulation, flying cars

    • Apple Lists 'M1X MacBook Pro' in YouTube Tags for WWDC Keynote Video.
    • Rene picks privacy and extensibility as his favorite announcements during WWDC.
    • WWDC 2021: macOS Monterey further blurs lines between Mac, Catalyst, and iPad apps.
    • Jason picks Unified platform and Mac shortcuts as his favorite announcements during WWDC.
    • WWDC 2021: I love it when a platform comes together.
    • iOS 15 and macOS Monterey — Apple's walled garden just got even higher.
    • FaceTime is coming to Android and Windows via the web.
    • Philip picks SharePlay API as his favorite announcement during WWDC.
    • Apple employees push back against returning to the office in an internal letter.
    • Leo picks Apple ID reform as his favorite announcement during WWDC.
    • Public reaction to Amazon Sidewalk.
    • Jeff Bezos and his brother will fly on Blue Origin's first human spaceflight with auction winner.
    • House lawmakers introduce five bipartisan bills to unwind tech monopolies.
    • Biden revokes Trump bans on TikTok and WeChat.
    • The hard truth about ransomware: we aren't prepared, it's a battle with new rules, and it hasn't near reached peak impact.
    • The U.S. Retrieves Millions in Ransom Paid to Colonial Pipeline Hackers.
    • GameStop stock falls sharply amid 5M-share sales plan, SEC investigation.
    • Microsoft looks ready to launch Windows 11.
    • FBI and Australian police ran an encrypted chat platform to catch criminal gangs.
    • Apple says it didn't know Trump's DOJ was asking for Democrats' data.
    • Some Apple Suppliers in China Tell Ethnic Minorities: Don't Bother Applying For Jobs.
    • iPhone 13 release date, price, specs, and leaks.
    • Billionaire Larry Page's Kitty Hawk Is Making An All-In Bet On Robot Air Taxis. Its Program Head Is Out In Disagreement Over It.
    • What Is a Flying Car?
    • Facebook plans its first smartwatch for next summer with two cameras, heart rate monitor.
    • Twitter to add a newsletter 'subscribe' button to profiles for simple sign-ups.
    • Happy 42nd Anniversary to the Original Intel 8086 and the x86 Architecture.
    • El Salvador becomes the first country to adopt bitcoin as legal tender after passing a law.
    • Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) asks whether the Forest Service or the BLM can alter the orbit of the moon or the Earth in order to fight climate change.
    • Chipmaker SiFive Is Said to Draw Intel Takeover Interest.

    Host: Leo Laporte

    Guests: Rene Ritchie, Jason Snell, and Philip Michaels

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

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  • Posted on 14 Jun 2021

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    The Tech Guy 1804

    Setting up a new Mac Mini, talking about Apple's Spatial Audio with Scott Wilkinson, troubleshooting when your TV's remote controls the wrong device, the future of virtual reality, syncing calendars across devices, mobile data options for an RV, getting data off an old laptop, backing up an iPhone that won't turn on, Google is deleting my homework, tiny but powerful chargers from Anker with the GizWiz and more of your calls!

    Host: Leo Laporte

    Guests: Scott Wilkinson and Dick DeBartolo

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

    Get episodes ad-free with Club TWiT at https://twit.tv/clubtwit

    For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com.

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  • Posted on 13 Jun 2021

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    This Week in Google 615: Bob is Unimpressed

    • FBI and Australian police ran an encrypted chat platform to catch criminal gang
    • In Response to Oversight Board, Trump Suspended for Two Years; Will Only Be Reinstated if Conditions Permit
    • Facebook reverses policy protecting politicians from engaging in harmful speech
    • Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) asks whether the Forest Service or the BLM can alter the orbit of the moon or the Earth in order to fight climate change
    • Twitter Blue paid subscription service launches with special features
    • How TikTok's algorithm seems to work
    • WWDC 2021: What Apple's HomeKit strategy means for the smart home
    • Biden revokes Trump bans on TikTok and WeChat
    • FaceTime is coming to Android and Windows via the web
    • Will Apple Mail threaten the newsletter boom?
    • The 1619 Project
    • Google boosts Android privacy protections in attempt to rival Apple
    • Google News Showcase Targeted by Germany Antitrust Chief Andreas Mundt
    • Google's new subsea cable handles data surge between US, Brazil, Argentina
    • Android 12 Beta 2: Google's Privacy focus arrives with camera/mic shutoffs, dashboard, more
    • Google unveils $99 Pixel Buds A-Series with upgraded connectivity, no volume swipe gesture
    • Related: Google fixed the frustrating audio cutouts on Pixel Buds A-Series — Here's how
    • Stadia is coming to Chromecast w/ Google TV and select Android TV devices on June 23
    • Chromecast with Google TV update adds 'Stadia support,' improves Bluetooth latency, more
    • June Pixel Feature Drop: Astrophotography video, Photos Locked Folder, and more
    • Google pulls the plug on ARCore-powered 'Measure' app; no longer available to new users
    • Google Nest Hub & Hub Max get a more feature-rich browser complete with keyboard
    • Ohio sues Google, seeks to declare the internet company a public utility
    • Chrome, Safari, Firefox and Edge join forces to improve browser extensions
    • Jeff Bezos and his brother will fly on Blue Origin's first human spaceflight with auction winner
    • Is the viral banana-peel 'bacon' worth the hype? We made it, and we're not convinced
    • Feds recover more than $2 million in ransomware payments from Colonial Pipeline hackers
    • El Salvador becomes the first country to adopt bitcoin as legal tender after passing law

    Picks:

    • Stacey - Nanoleaf Element First Look
    • Jeff - Oxford University Press to end centuries of tradition by closing its printing arm
    • Jeff - Lego typewriter #1
    • Ant - Grandpa's description of selfie he took in 1952 blows away the internet: 'A pioneer'
    • Ant - Babyshark, no not THAT Babyshark
    • Ant - PLANTastic POT HEADS

    Hosts: Leo Laporte, Jeff Jarvis, Stacey Higginbotham, and Ant Pruitt

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-google.

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  • Posted on 10 Jun 2021

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    Windows Weekly 728: Organic Rounded Corners

    Making sense of Windows 11

    • Microsoft pauses Windows 10 preview builds ahead of 'Windows 11' event
    • Microsoft's doc sheds light on upcoming Windows 10 versions
    • Microsoft accidentally confirms Windows Sun Valley update
    • Is an Android emulator coming to Windows 11?


    More Windows

    • Microsoft Renames Windows Virtual Desktop to Azure Virtual Desktop
    • Microsoft rebrands WVD as 'Azure Virtual Desktop'; adds new app-streaming pricing option
    • Apple, Google, Microsoft, and Mozilla Partner on Browser Extensions
    • Samsung Galaxy Book Go Brings Snapdragon on the Cheap


    Microsoft 365

    • Microsoft Brings New Voice Features to Outlook for iOS
    • Microsoft begins rolling out its Scheduler meeting service, plus more Outlook voice features on iOS
    • Microsoft adds 'lightweight' Visio web app for no extra fee to Microsoft 365 for business plans
    • OneDrive to be M1-Native on Mac by Late 2021


    Xbox

    • Xbox Series X Revisited


    Tips & Picks

    • Tip of the week: Check out the Xbox summer sale!
    • Save up to 75 percent on games at the Xbox Deals Unlocked sale.
    • App pick of the week: Vivaldi 4.0
    • The new Vivaldi adds beta Mail, Calendar, and Feeds app, integrated translations, lots of privacy controls, and some new modes.
    • Enterprise pick of the week: The Empire strikes back (over SAP)
    • There's been noise lately about whether SAP is going to continue to say its preferred cloud is Azure (or if it will default to customer choice). Today, Microsoft struck back with a blog post of its own on the matter, proclaiming SAP is all in on Azure
    • Codename pick of the week: Fire Steel
    • Fire Steel is an internal Microsoft tool related to Windows 11 development. Windows Central's Zac Bowden said Fire Steel is what MS is using to build "Cherry Hill" (experience packages for Win11) for Sun Valley.
    • Beer pick of the week: Transmitter T1 Triple
    • Belgian triples are excellent. I hadn't had one for a while but this past weekend had an excellent one from Transmitter, an NYC brewery. 9.1%, lots of Belgian yeast, stone fruit flavor.

    Hosts: Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley, and Paul Thurrott

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/windows-weekly

    Get episodes ad-free with Club TWiT at https://twit.tv/clubtwit

    Check out Paul's blog at thurrott.com

    Check out Mary Jo's blog at AllAboutMicrosoft.com

    The Windows Weekly theme music is courtesy of Carl Franklin.

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  • Posted on 10 Jun 2021

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