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Hands-On Mac 21: Secret Mac Boot Commands
Aug 7 • 18 min
From zapping the P-RAM to booting in safe mode, these are the secret key combinations handed down from Mac guru to guru. If your Mac is having trouble, give them a try! Mac startup key combinationsTo use any of these key combinations, press and hold the…
Hands-On Wellness 18: Polar Ignite
Aug 7 • 12 min
Ant Pruitt continues to share great smartwatch options that can easily compete with the popular Apple Watch. The Polar Ignite smartwatch shapes up to be a solid fitness tracker and sleep tracker at budget pricing. Host: Ant Pruitt Download or subscribe to…
Tech News Weekly 145: Google & Samsung, Unpacked
Aug 6 • 72 min
Everything Samsung announced at its Unpacked event, a brief review of Google’s Pixel 4A, and an in-depth look at TikTok — including its ban in certain places, its potential purchase by Microsoft, and its competition.First, Myriam Joire joins us to break…
Hands-On Photography 41: It’s All About You
Aug 6 • 13 min
Previously on Hands-On Photography, Ant Pruitt asked why you as a listener are into the world of photography. The listeners sent in a lot of feedback and now it’s time to share what was submitted. The stories shared by the listeners are great. Host: Ant…
Hands-On iOS 27: Control Your Apple TV With Your iPhone & Apple Watch
Aug 6 • 8 min
Tired of using that uncomfortable, easy-to-lose Siri Remote for your Apple TV? You can get the same functionality with your iPhone and Apple Watch! Mikah walks you through the process of pairing and using your iPhone and your Apple Watch as remotes for…
Hands-On Android 25: Keep On Task With Reminders
Aug 6 • 14 min
In Jason Howell’s household, the beginning of distance learning has created a toxic stew of calendar craziness. As such, here are a few different considerations when tackling reminders on Android to be absolutely certain you don’t miss something…
This Week in Google 571: The First Rule of Pixel Club
Aug 6 • 149 min
Tik Tok+Microsoft+Trump, Samsung Galaxy Unpacked Here’s everything Samsung announced at Galaxy Unpacked 2020 X PRIZE $1M Next-Gen Mask ChallengeWe spend as much time on the Pixel 4a announcement as Google did. Twitter hack “mastermind” arrested:…
Ham Nation 465: PCARS Club Spotlight & 2020 YHOTY
Aug 5 • 74 min
Club Spotlight on the Portage County Amateur Radio Service (PCARS) K8BF, mobile antennas with Gordo, Don Wilbanks interviews Amateur Radio Newsline’s 2020 Young Ham of the Year Chris Brault KD8YVJ, Amateur Radio Newsline with Don, Solar Update with Dr.…
Windows Weekly 684: Cortanageddon
Aug 5 • 117 min
Hey Microsoft: Buy Tik Tok!, RIP Cortana on Mobile, Xbox Game Pass Hosts: Leo Laporte, Mary Jo Foley, and Paul Thurrott For full show notes on this episode, visit https://twit.tv/shows/windows-weekly/episodes/684 Sponsors: hover.com/twit…
TWiT News 360: Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2020
Aug 5 • 103 min
At a live event in South Korea, Samsung unpacked their new line of phablets, tablets, and accessories.Samsung Galaxy Note20 / Note20 UltraSamsung Galaxy Tab S7 / S7+Samsung Galaxy Buds LiveSamsung Galaxy Watch3Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2TWiT News…
FLOSS Weekly 590: Rensselaer Center for Open Software
Aug 5 • 69 min
RCOS is a group of RPI students who work on open-source projects. The goal of RCOS is to empower students to develop open-source solutions to real-world problems. They have created 300+ open source projects over the years. Doc Searls and Simon Phipps talk…
All About Android 484: Google Pixel 4a REVEALED!
Aug 5 • 85 min
Google pulled the cover off of the Pixel 4a, Pixel 4a 5G, and Pixel 5.Ron, Jason, and Flo review the LG Velvet together.Nearby Sharing is now available on more devices.Assistant’s new Family Bell feature is for distance learning.Google Play Music is about…
Security Now 778: BootHole
Aug 4 • 124 min
Twitter hackers arrested, Garmin hackers get ransom.Vitamin D fights death by CovidFirefox is now at v79Twitter hackers arrestedGarmin hackers rewardedTor and Dr. KrawetzDropping 0DaysBlocking Tor Connections the Smart WayEnabling Zoom Meeting…
MacBreak Weekly 725: The Last Great Mac
Aug 4 • 132 min
Apple Is #1, the Final Intel iMac, Goodbye Phil Schiller The Week’s Stories:Phil Schiller becomes Apple Fellow; Steve Jobs-Wozniak promoted to Senior VP of MarketingIt’s the final Intel Mac! We price out the 2020 27-Inch iMacWho will buy the final Intel…
iOS Today 510: Replace Your Default iOS Apps
Aug 4 • 118 min
Leo & Mikah show you the apps they use instead of Apple’s default apps.Replace default apps: Firefox Focus, Fantastical, Cardhop, Spark, Canary Mail, Halide, Snowflake Weather, Duo, Notion, Notability, Any.Do, Due, Pocket Casts.News: Protect your photos…
Smart Tech Today 40: Hey Cortana, Goodbye!
Aug 3 • 87 min
It’s official: CES 2021 will be an online-only event. Microsoft has decided to end Cortana support on iOS, Android, and more, as the company turns Cortana into a productivity-focused assistant. Google’s AR Core insects offer an up-close look at 23…
Hands-On Tech: Wyze Cam Outdoor Review
Aug 3 • 8 min
Mikah Sargent shares his hands-on thoughts on Wyze’s wireless, battery-powered, and weather-resistant home security camera system, the Wyze Cam Outdoor, with Matthew Cassinelli. Get the Wyze Cam Outdoor: https://wyze.com/ Find the right wireless outdoor…
Ask The Tech Guy 47: How to Create a Custom Email Address
Aug 3 • 13 min
Looking to create a custom email address? Leo Laporte explains how to get a domain name and connect it with an email platform to make personalized email accounts. Disclosure: Hover is a TWiT Network sponsor (https://hover.com/twit) Host: Leo Laporte…
The Tech Guy 1716
Aug 2 • 123 min
Can Chromebook run Windows, why a caller’s Philips Hue lights is disconnecting from their WiFi network, security cameras that don’t charge for storage on the cloud, correctly generating the right password for you, building your own router, finding out…
This Week in Tech 782: Mainframes Not MaryJane
Aug 2 • 147 min
Tik Tok Ban, Tech Titans Talk to Congress, Twitter Hackers ArrestedTrump threatens to ban Tik Tok Trump wants Microsoft to buy Tik TokMr. Cook, Zuck, Bezos, and Pichai go to Washington What should the government do to Google, Facebook, Amazon, and…
The Tech Guy 1715
Aug 1 • 145 min
Can the White House ban TikTok with an executive order? Upgrading from a prepaid TracPhone to a smartphone, all about projectors with Scott Wilkinson, connecting devices to a mesh router, why isn’t my Surface Pro getting Windows updates? Scanning photos…
This Week in Enterprise Tech 404: Security Standards Not Found
Jul 31 • 67 min
Startups disclose data breaches after massive records leakCitizens are increasingly worried about how companies use their dataAmazon says police demands for customer data have gone upFlorida teen arrested for Twitter hackhackers broke into real news sites…
Hands-On Mac 20: Install Mac Fonts on Terminal
Jul 31 • 16 min
Here’s how to use Homebrew and the Terminal command line to quickly install fonts.Leo likes to use Fish, but you can use Bash as well.If you haven’t already, install and update Brew and its cask feature.Then type the following into the Terminal command…
Hands-On Wellness 17: Limiting COVID-19 Access With Your Hands
Jul 31 • 11 min
Unfortunately, we continue to fight against the COVID-19 coronavirus. Ant Pruitt shares some simple tools to help the chances of contracting the virus or other microbials with your hands. The KeySmart CleanKey copper key dongle limits your hands from…
Tech News Weekly 144: Big Tech Zooms to Washington
Jul 30 • 60 min
Antitrust Hearings, New IP, Open AI GPT-3In the aftermath of big tech’s congressional hearings that focused on antitrust behavior, Will Oremus from OneZero walks through the real reason for the spectacle.China has big ideas for the Internet, namely that…
Hands-On iOS 26: Quiet Down Your iPhone Group Chats
Jul 30 • 10 min
Getting too many distracting GIFs from the group chat? Need to remove a troublemaker from the group? Mikah walks you through the process of setting up, managing, and silencing your group chats. Host: Mikah Sargent Download or subscribe to this show at…
Hands-On Photography 40: Flash Photography Lesson
Jul 30 • 16 min
Ant Pruitt continues his tutorial to help beginner photographers get started with flash photography. In this episode of Hands-On Photography, Speedlite photography is discussed and tips are shared. Speedlites are also known as Speedlights or on-camera…
Hands-On Android 24: Screenshots and Screen Recordings
Jul 30 • 12 min
Developers have many reasons for preventing Android users from taking screenshots or screen recordings of in-app content. Usually its for security but sometimes its to protect copyrighted material. Jason Howell walks through some examples of how this is…
Ham Nation 464: Chip K7JA Around The World
Jul 29 • 60 min
Field Day with Chip Margelli, building a radio room with Randy K7AGE, Chip’s experience doing CW with Jay Leno, and more! Hosts: Gordon West, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks, Amanda Alden, and Randy Hall Guest: Chip Margelli We invite you to read, add to, and…
This Week in Google 570: Four CEOs Walk Into a Zoom Meeting
Jul 29 • 133 min
Antitrust Hearings, We Rate Zuck’s Zoom Bkgd, Google Extends WFH to July 2021Rating the Zoom backgrounds of the tech titansWith all the competing political concerns, what should the government do with big tech?Google wants Samsung to drop Bixby. Could…
Windows Weekly 683: The Purposeful Luddite
Jul 29 • 110 min
Microsoft is doing just great during the pandemic, thank you very much.Microsoft 365 generated $20 billion in revenues in FY20!How does that compare to “Commercial Cloud.” And … what’s in those revenues? Windows?SMB is slowing: How this changes where MS…
FLOSS Weekly 589: LifeScope
Jul 29 • 70 min
The open-source software that allows you to organize your life with VR! Doc Searls and Jonathan Bennett talk with Liam Broza, the CEO and Co-founder of LifeScope. The discuss the LifeScope platform, which is built to organizes your existing data and…
All About Android 483: OnePlus Nord & LG Velvet
Jul 29 • 88 min
Consumer Electronics Show is all digital for 2021.OnePlus Nord review roundup.Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 5 spec is crazy fast.LG Velvet unboxing ahead of a “threeview.”Asus ROG Phone 3 is for the power-hungry.A look at new emoji coming to Android 11.NBC…
MacBreak Weekly 724: Rene’s Beautiful Mug
Jul 28 • 130 min
Apple TV+ Emmys, Big Tech Antitrust Hearings, CES 2021 The Week’s Stores:AppleTV+ scores 19 Emmy nominations, and two daytime Emmy winsTim Cook and three other big tech titans will testify on antitrust in front of Congress tomorrow. Here’s what we would…
Security Now 777: rwxrwxrwx
Jul 28 • 103 min
F5 Networks “Big-IP” devices in Big-TroubleTwitter bitcoin hack updateGnuTLS vs OpenSSLThe Garmin outage then and nowCisco’s latest troubleSurprising SpinRite resultsWe invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-777-Notes.pdf Hosts:…
iOS Today 509: Save Space on Your iOS Devices
Jul 28 • 88 min
Leo & Mikah show you how to free up storage space on your iPhone, iPad, or another iOS device. Save space: iCloud storage, iCloud photo library, storage recommendations, Gemini Storage Cleaner, Google Photos, Dropbox.News: Apple’s services earnings aren’t…
Smart Tech Today 39: Alexa Live 2020
Jul 27 • 87 min
New HomeKit-enabled panel lights from LifeSmart, Amazon’s Alexa Live event brings with it a bunch of new Alexa improvements, and Netflix finally comes to the Google Nest Hub line. Wink’s subscription plan kicks off July 27 | CNET:…
Hands-On Tech: OnePlus Nord Review
Jul 27 • 12 min
OnePlus tries to pack as many features as you’d find in a flagship Android smartphone at a budget price with the OnePlus Nord, including 5G connectivity, a 6.44” OLED display, and six cameras. Does it succeed? Jason Howell gives his review. Get the…
Ask The Tech Guy 46: Can You Trust Your WiFi Router?
Jul 27 • 8 min
Can you trust your WiFi router? Michael in Ontario is worried about his privacy on his eero mesh WiFi router with its cloud-based management. Should he be concerned? Leo Laporte explains. Find the right WiFi router for you: https://my.lustre.ai/Rvftm…
This Week in Tech 781: Slightly Firmer Denim Soft Serve
Jul 26 • 143 min
Microsoft focuses on games as a service with Xbox Game Pass Game console makers play chicken overpricing announcements What kind of person does Tik Tok think you are? Android 11 is red velvet cake Google’s ATAP lab wants to bring you the smart home future…