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14 Apr 2021

The Tech Guy (Audio)

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No one does a better job of explaining technology, computers, and the Internet than Leo Laporte. This feed contains the full content 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 / 18:06 UTC.

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    Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1787

    Good & simple image editing software for the Mac, backing up your email in email clients, 4k monitors, why you might not be getting notifications from an application, is T-Mobile home internet a good choice, difficulties opening up certain apps in Windows 10, self-repairing your Apple Watch screen, moving the closed captioning location on your TV, and more of your calls!

    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.

    For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com.

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  • Posted on 12 Apr 2021

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    Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1786

    Touchscreen Mac with Sidecar, the end of Logitech's Harmony, Gmail on Outlook, and more of your calls!

    • Leo talks on Apple won't put iMessage on Android.
    • How to connect Bluetooth headphones to iPad/iPhone
    • Home Theatre Geek Scott Wilkinson on the end of Logitech's Harmony universal remotes.
    • How to protect your home electronics with an uninterruptible power supply.
    • Is Dropbox safe for sensitive documents?
    • How to play a ripped DVD ISO with menus on Android.
    • Johnny Jet on a new US airline Avelo Airlines and their new introductory one-way fares start at $19.
    • Is it time to upgrade from a 2015 Macbook Pro?
    • Can you add a touchscreen to a Mac?
    • What to do with buffering issues on streaming devices.
    • Cell phone signal that's gotten worse - what can you do?
    • Is it better to have multiple monitors or one big one?
    • How to add a Gmail account to Outlook.
    • The Giz Wiz Dick Debartolo with his week's gadget: QuakeHOLD! Museum Putty.

    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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  • Posted on 11 Apr 2021

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    Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1785

    Why larger TV's aren't more affordable yet & microphone recommendations.

    Speeding up your search in Microsoft Outlook, regaining control of your Facebook account after a security breach, improved displays in new Apple iPads?, syncing contacts with your phone from 3rd party applications, can you control a computer with a remote control, a caller's phone no longer holding a charge, good Android phone with a large screen, talking with Sam Abuelsamid, Chris Marquardt, and Rod Pyle, and more of your calls!

    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.

    For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com.

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  • Posted on 05 Apr 2021

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    Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1784

    Google skips April Fool's Day again this year, accessibility tools for the blind on Linux, amplifying a USB cable signal, is now the right time to buy a Mac? LG's 2021 OLED TV line with Scott Wilkinson, saving text messages from an old iPhone, is the Garmin Phoenix a good smart watch for runners? What can you do once you've been fully vaccinated, with Johnny Jet, keeping an old plasma TV healthy, how long should a thumb drive last? DIY home security solutions, a water-powered flashlight with the GizWiz 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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  • Posted on 04 Apr 2021

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    Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1783

    Making ring tones for your iPhone and email client alternatives.

    Getting your company to password protect your files, why your phone's GPS may be inaccurate, downloading data from old phones, is Authy a good authenticator, keeping track of your bank activity in Quicken, is Ubikey more secure for two-factor authentication, can your SSD wear out over time, resources for the blind to become a ham radio operator, is there additional costs with hot-spotting on your phone, talking to Sam Abuelsamid and Chris Marquardt, 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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  • Posted on 29 Mar 2021

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