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23 May 2022

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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. Records live weekends at 2:06pm Eastern / 11:06am Pacific / 18:06 UTC.

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    Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1896

    The Department of Justice is no longer prosecuting security researchers. Good password management when dealing with patient portals. Autonomous vs. traditional automotive vehicles. Why your video & audio is off sync sometimes while streaming video content? Is the idea of search engines broken? RAW vs JPEG images. Troubleshooting a computer. What is "powerwashing"? Plus, conversations with Sam Abuelsamid and Chris Marquardt.

    • DOJ no longer prosecuting security researchers! Huzzah!
    • NY Attorney General's Office launched an investigation into Twitch and Discord in connection to the mass shooting in Buffalo.
    • Proper security through a Patient Portal for medical needs?
    • Sam Abuelsamid and the 'Elon Musk Crash Course' documentary.
    • Autonomous vs. traditional vehicles.
    • Why is a TV sound & picture sync while streaming is off at times?
    • What could be causing your streaming content to buffer constantly?
    • Is the idea of "searching" in a search engine broken?
    • Chris Marquardt and Focus & Bokeh.
    • Working with RAW images vs JPEG.
    • What are the benefits to "cookies"?
    • Is your Windows PC dying? What are some signs that it may be time to replace it?
    • Why a computer monitor or TV may not be connecting to your computer.
    • What to know about "powerwashing" a Chromebook.
    • Does a caller need both Frontier Communications & Dish network or can they ditch one of them?

    Host: Leo Laporte

    Guests: Sam Abuelsamid and Chris Marquardt

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  • Posted on 23 May 2022

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    Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1895

    Safely using Zelle for payments. The difference between the Samsung Galaxy A52 and A53. Finding high-quality 1080p TVs in a 4K world. Cost-effective solutions for a call-in podcast. Troubleshooting CarPlay drop-outs and disconnects. Connecting outdoor lighting to a WiFi network. Deciding between an iMac and a Mac Mini or Mac Studio. Plus, conversations with Scott Wilkinson, Johnny Jet, and Dick Debartolo.

    • Apple's Self Service Repair now available - Apple
    • Russian Troops Locked Out of $5M of Stolen John Deere Equipment
    • Malicious Compliance
    • Is my information secure? | Zelle
    • Reviews and Ratings - RTINGS.com
    • Samsung Galaxy A53 vs A52: What are the major differences?
    • How to fix your Android 12 power button so it turns off your phone - The Verge
    • How to use Do Not Disturb mode on Android
    • Effect of Ultra-high-definition Television on Ocular Surface and Fatigue - PMC
    • Flicker, the display affliction
    • Glasses that Work Just as Hard as You – Felix Gray
    • Call in Studio - The cloud-based call-in platform for broadcasters.
    • Create and Listen to Online Radio Shows | Blog Talk Radio
    • Message. Video. Phone. | RingCentral
    • Customers Questions - RingCentral Community Forums
    • Best Podcast Software / Platform: Record, Host, and Distribute | TalkShoe
    • Taylor Swift's Clever Tip for Flying Southwest Airlines -
    • The Service That Makes Covid-19 Testing So Much Easier For Travelers - JohnnyJet.com
    • Apple Music Insights: Royalties - Apple Music for Artists
    • Wireless CarPlay and Bluetooth issues | Jeep Wagoneer Forum
    • comma – introducing comma three
    • Project Titan | TechCrunch
    • The VOID | A Virtual Reality Experience
    • Chameleon MR-16 Wifi RGBW Color Changing Light
    • Finally, a Whole Home WiFi System That Works-Best Coverage Mesh Wifi by eero
    • Understanding Panoramic Wifi
    • Ubiquiti - Simplifying IT
    • Sisel Instant Kaffé - Healthy Coffee | Sisel International
    • Why Infrared Roasting – Healthy Coffee Lifestyles
    • The Oven Door | Open For Healthy Living
    • Tech Guy Labs | Giz Wiz Biz

    Host: Leo Laporte

    Guests: Mikah Sargent, Scott Wilkinson, Johnny Jet, and Dick DeBartolo

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  • Posted on 22 May 2022

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    Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1894

    Stopping your phone from automatically connecting to WiFi networks, Canon printers & Canon Direct Connect, issues with Windows updates, progressive glasses & photography, running a KVM in Ubuntu, how to move photos from a camera onto an iPhone directly, cars with 3G connectivity, and Raspberry Pi's. Plus, conversations with Sam Abuelsamid, Chris Marquardt, and Rod Pyle!

    • Google IO this past week.
    • How to stop your phone from automatically connecting to WiFi networks.
    • Computer mouse & audio acting up for caller after a Windows update.
    • Sam Abuelsamid & the Ford F150 Lightning.
    • Canon printers & Canon Direct Connect
    • After resetting their network, a caller is having issues installing Windows updates.
    • iPhone 13 not playing nice with Google One, Google's version of iCloud.
    • Working with progressive glasses when doing photography.
    • Chris Marquardt and the Elegant assignment review.
    • Running a KVM (kernel-based Virtual Machine) in Ubuntu.
    • Moving photos from a camera to an iPhone directly.
    • What to do with cars with 3G connectivity as 3G networks have shut down? (Hint: not much)
    • Rod Pyle & the Super Flower Blood Moon.
    • Getting a Raspberry Pi to be recognized as a drive on your network.

    Host: Leo Laporte

    Guests: Sam Abuelsamid, Chris Marquardt, and Rod Pyle

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    Show notes and links for this episode are available at: https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy/episodes/1894

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  • Posted on 16 May 2022

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    Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1893

    Fixing stuck pixels on an LCD monitor. Adding security cameras to food trucks. Expected WiFi speeds for a gigabit internet plan. Archiving email from an IMAP server. Upgrading to a new monitor. Creating and accessing a database of fine art. Buying a new Windows 11 laptop. Remotely monitoring a CNC machine. Understanding the Cricut cutter. Plus, conversations with Scott Wilkinson, Johnny Jet, and Dick Debartolo.

    • What to know as crypto such as Bitcoin and stablecoins plunge : NPR
    • Elon Musk pauses Twitter deal: What that means | Protocol
    • Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal fires two top executives, freezes hiring - The Verge
    • Royal Mail wants fleet of 500 drones to carry mail to remote UK communities - BBC News
    • The EU Commission's New Proposal Would Undermine Encryption And Scan Our Messages | Electronic Frontier Foundation
    • DJI's new Mini 3 Pro drone hits the aerial photography sweet spot | TechCrunch
    • Stuck Pixel Fixing Guide (Diagnose, Fix, Prevent!)
    • Display Week > 2022
    • The Mobile Scoop Shop - The Mobile Scoop Shop
    • Owlcam | AI-Powered Car Security Camera System
    • Arlo Pro 2 Add-on Camera | Arlo Accessories
    • MOVING IMAP MAIL TO LOCAL DRIVE - Apple Community
    • Thunderbird — Make Email Easier. — Thunderbird
    • MailStore - The Standard in Email Archiving
    • Email Backup Software to Download Emails from Cloud-Based Services
    • Here's What Travelers Need to Know Before Their Memorial Day and Summer Trips
    • The Easiest Way to Digitize Your Old Photos - JohnnyJet.com
    • Ninox Database
    • Use Claris FileMaker to Build Business Applications — Claris
    • Galleries - Séraphine - LongShadowStudio
    • Airtable Product - Build a Better Way to Work | Airtable
    • Laptops | Shop Laptops, 2 in 1s, & More | Lenovo US
    • 12th Gen Intel Core Laptop Computers | Dell USA
    • Antivirus.com - Cybersecurity, Data Leaks & Scams, How-Tos, and Product Reviews
    • Windows Security: Defender, Antivirus & More | Microsoft
    • TRUMPF SE + Co. KG | TRUMPF
    • TruTops Fab Software helps you Monitor your TRUMPF Machines from Anywhere  - Headland Machinery
    • Cricut Home
    • Tech Guy Labs | Giz Wiz Biz

    Host: Leo Laporte

    Guests: Mikah Sargent, Scott Wilkinson, Johnny Jet, and Dick DeBartolo

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    Show notes and links for this episode are available at: https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy/episodes/1893

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  • Posted on 15 May 2022

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    Leo Laporte - The Tech Guy: 1892

    Is Google going downhill? Firefox reaches 100, finding duplicate photos and videos, accounting software for charities, could an iPhone be compromised by a fraudulent text message? Factory resetting an iPhone, adding more ethernet ports to a router, a map of the internet, finding the right Mac computer for a relative, and conversations with Sam Abuelsamid, Chris Marquardt, and Rod Pyle.

    • I Cut Google Out Of My Life. It Screwed Up Everything - Kashmir Hill
    • Celebrating Firefox 100
    • Data Brokers Track Abortion Clinic Visits for Anyone to Buy - Wired
    • Julian Vargas - techjv.com
    • Top 11 Low-Cost Nonprofit Accounting Software - doublethedonation.com
    • Could an iPhone be compromised by a fraudulent text message?
    • Factory resetting an iPhone
    • Adding more ports to a router
    • Map of the Internet - infrapedia.com

    Host: Leo Laporte

    Guests: Sam Abuelsamid, Chris Marquardt, and Rod Pyle

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    Show notes and links for this episode are available at: https://twit.tv/shows/the-tech-guy/episodes/1892

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  • Posted on 09 May 2022

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