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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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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.

    This Week in Tech 812: Three Boof Bonsers

    This Week in Tech 812: Three Boof Bonsers

    Super Follows, TikTok Success Secrets, Pandemic Baby Bust, Stadia's Failure

    Google's Stadia Problem? A Video Game Unit That's Not Googley Enough.
    Twitter announces paid Super Follows to let you charge for tweets.
    I Will Never Charge You for My Tweets.
    The Rise of Clubhouse.
    Baby Bust: America's Pandemic Birth Declines Steeper Than Initially Believed.
    The Secret to TikTok Success is There is No Secret.
    Former SolarWinds CEO blames intern for "solarwinds123" password leak.
    Verizon support says you should turn off 5G to save your phone's battery.
    Valve Ordered to Give Apple Information on 436 Steam Games As Part of Epic Games Legal Case.
    Amazon's new rotating, the follow-you camera is useful — and invasive.
    A software update has caused some Roombas to misbehave, and iRobot is working on a fix.
    Facebook Is Considering Facial Recognition For Its Upcoming Smart Glasses.
    GameStop shares soar more than 100% amid executive shuffle.
    Bots hyped up GameStop on major social media platforms, analysis finds.
    Sources: Robinhood is planning to confidentially file for an IPO as soon as next month.
    Square announces it spent $170M to acquire 3,318 bitcoins at an average price of $51,236.
    CD Projekt Red delays the 'Cyberpunk 2077' 1.2 patch until March.
    PlayStation CEO says PS5 will get its own VR headset, explains console supply chain shortfall.
    HP is buying gaming accessory brand HyperX for $425 million.
    MSI GS66 Stealth review (2021): The gaming sweet spot comes to laptops.
    'Deep Nostalgia' Can Turn Old Photos of Your Relatives Into Moving Videos.
    Shockingly Real Tom Cruise Deepfakes Are Invading TikTok.
    Border agents can search phones freely under the new circuit court ruling.
    Biden Orders Broad Supply-Chain Review Amid Chip Shortages.
    California can finally enforce its landmark net neutrality law, judge rules.
    F.C.C. Approves a $50 Monthly High-Speed Internet Subsidy.
    NFTs and a Thousand True Fans.
    It's the End of an Era: Fry's Calls It Quits.
    Farewell Cinefex, you unlocked the magic of VFX for everyone.

    Host: Leo Laporte

    Guests: Shira Lazar, Lance Ulanoff, and Devindra Hardawar

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

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    • 2 hr 24 min
    The Tech Guy 1775: Sunday, February 28, 2021

    The Tech Guy 1775: Sunday, February 28, 2021

    Troubleshooting a broken keyboard on a laptop.

    A caller's website got hijacked, backup options for your photography needs, running old games in a virtual machine, playing music all over your house with a HomePod, doing cloud backups on your computer with an external hard drive, why you can't install iOS apps from third-party stores, adding surround sound to your TV, why you might be getting password errors with iDrive, talking to Sam Abuelsamid and Rod Pyle, and more of your calls!

    Host: Leo Laporte

    Guests: Sam Abuelsamid and Rod Pyle

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

    For detailed show notes, visit techguylabs.com.

    Sponsors:
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    Uber.com/TECHGUY

    • 2 hr 24 min
    The Tech Guy 1774: Saturday, February 27, 2021

    The Tech Guy 1774: Saturday, February 27, 2021

    Fry's Electronics closes its doors, cloning a hard drive with Linux, personal sound amplification products(PSAP) with Scott Wilkinson, why is call quality bad with Wi-Fi calls? What to do with an internet radio without an internet guide, will Starlink be a fast internet connection? Travel news with Johnny Jet, are permanent hearing aids worth the cost? Finding a good, cheap camcorder for school video projects, preventing kids from getting distracted with YouTube during distance learning, 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.

    Sponsors:
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    conga.com/twit

    • 2 hr 26 min
    This Week in Google 600: Jalapeño

    This Week in Google 600: Jalapeño

    Facebook to reverse news ban on Australian sites, government to make amendments to media bargaining code
    Murdoch's law and the net
    GameStop shares soar more than 100% amid executive shuffle
    Trump reportedly appealed to FB Oversight Board
    Sheryl Sandberg and Top Facebook Execs Silenced an Enemy of Turkey to Prevent a Hit to the Company's Business
    Taco Bell chicken sandwich/taco! Pickled jalapeño > pickle
    A second Google A.I. researcher says the company fired her
    Why did I leave Google or, why did I stay so long?
    Alphabet in talks with Spanish publishers to bring Google News back, sources say
    Biden admin plans executive order to address chip-shortage woes
    Google Pixel phone saved an unconscious man from being trapped in an overturned vehicle for hours
    Google-linked smart city plan ditched in Portland
    Samsung now updates Android for longer than Google does
    It's the End of an Era: Fry's Calls It Quits
    Birders fighting over celeb birds on Twitter
    Dorsey says Twitter needs to go all-in on subs
    California can finally enforce its landmark net neutrality law, judge rules
    YouTube to Let Parents Set Up Supervised Accounts for Kids Under 13
    Google surfacing lightweight HTML5 games in Discover, Chrome around the world
    Android's latest update will let you schedule texts, secure your passwords, and more
    Apple TV App Is Now Available on Chromecast With Google TV
    Jetpack Compose enters beta, making Android UI development easier
    Google is bringing games to Android Auto, and no, it's not Stadia
    Google Calendar now lets you set split working hours, repeating OOO entries
    Google Chat website getting a Gmail-like redesign with Hangouts-style chat windows
    Picks:

    Stacey: Ting Fire Safety
    Jeff: The music industry makes more money but has more mouths to feed
    Ant: "W" is for Whack
    Leo: Lena @ Things Of Interest

    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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    • 2 hr 32 min
    Windows Weekly 713: Pot-Bellied Mastodons

    Windows Weekly 713: Pot-Bellied Mastodons

    Updating Windows, Microsoft Ignite, and Power Fx

    Microsoft Office

    Microsoft announces two new Office updates for 2021:
    Office LTSC
    Office 2021 for commercial and consumer customers


    Windows 10

    Microsoft is cutting Windows 10 Enterprise LTSC support from ten years to five
    Microsoft Brings Another FEP to the Windows Insider Beta Channel
    Microsoft to talk about the future of mixed reality' at Ignite conference next week


    Power Platform

    Microsoft readies Power Fx, a new Power Platform low-code language
    Too late; P# already exists


    Surface

    Microsoft is Selling Replacement SSDs for Surface Pro 7+


    Microsoft

    Microsoft Concludes Its SolarWinds Investigation
    Microsoft Calls for Australian-Style Media Arbitration in EU
    Microsoft unveils three more 'industry clouds' for financial, manufacturing and nonprofit


    Xbox

    Microsoft Announces Games for Gold for March
    Fall Guys Lands on Xbox This Summer
    Sony is Bringing VR to PlayStation 5
    Sony is Bringing PlayStation Games to the PC


    Tips and picks

    Tip of the week: Buy cereal, get Xbox Game Pass Ultimate
    App pick of the week: Tiles 2.0
    Developer pick of the week: .NET Conf Focus on Windows
    Enterprise pick of the week: Automatically translate Word docs into PowerPoints
    Beer pick of the week: Delirium Black Barrel Aged

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

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

    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.

    Sponsors:
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    • 2 hr 3 min
    Security Now 807: Dependency Confusion

    Security Now 807: Dependency Confusion

    SHAREit's security update, Solorigate, Brave's "Private Window with Tor".

    SHAREit Follow-up
    This Week in Web Browser Tracking
    Brave's "Private Window with Tor" was not so private
    Tracking with eMail Beacons
    Microsoft's final "Solorigate" update
    "Good App goes Bad for Profit"
    SpinRite: RS shows VERY obvious improvement after one pass of SR 6
    Dependency Confusion
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-807-Notes.pdf

    Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

    Sponsors:
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    • 2 hr 2 min

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