Leo Laporte

The 50 Best Information Security Blogs

The information security landscape is always evolving. With new products consistently coming onto the market—and new breaches and vulnerabilities …

Cybersecurity

How to Set Up Two-Factor Authentication | The Tech Guy

Leo has talked a lot on the Tech Guy show about using two factor authentication wherever possible to ensure the security of your online accounts. Two …

Cybersecurity

This Strategically Placed Logo Drove Fans Absolutely Batty During the World Series

Check out the clip above from Tuesday night’s Game 1 of the World Series.Oh, sorry. Did we say clip? We meant, check out the <i>photo that looks for all</i> …

Major League Baseball

How ITProTV Went from a Brick & Mortar to $9M SaaS Business - with Tim Broom [150]

[00:12] Welcome to another episode of The SaaS Podcast.<p>[00:16] I'm your host Omer Khan and this is a show where I interview proven founders and …

Brick And Mortar

From true crime to comedy, these are the best podcasts around

Stories<p>‘Crimetown‘<p>This podcast explores the corruptive history of the United States — one city at a time. From Gimlet Media and the creators of HBO’s …

Podcasting

I'm already bored with the iPhone 8 Plus

I was perfectly happy when I bought Apple 's new iPhone 8 Plus. I still think it's the best iPhone you can buy right now. But I can't stop thinking …

IPhone 8

Travel Style

Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations …

Airlines

A tired bookseller's homage to Judith Viorst and her friend Alexander.

I went to sleep with the Edelweiss grid open and now there’s drool on the keyboard and my author visit pitch for that new YA fantasy is just …

Mobile app startups – Cool Cousin, ChillTravel, YouMap

This is a regular roundup of some of the latest mobile application startup launches in travel covering everything from trip inspiration and planning …

Startups

Sydney Hoarder’s House Literally Deemed "Not Habitable" Goes For $3m At Auction

Because house prices in <b>Sydney</b> are totally borked, this hoarder’s wonderland (!) in <b>Bronte</b> in the eastern suburbs sold overnight at auction for $3 …

Real Estate

How to take macro photographs

DPReview has partnered with the TWiT Network (named after its flagship show, This Week in Tech) to produce a regular segment for The New Screen …

Photography

'Why'd he get promoted? Because he has a dick': sexism in publishing survey reveals widespread frustration

Exclusive research by the Guardian uncovers consistent reports of women being held back in junior roles, while men rise easily to decision-making roles<p>If you want to know whether there is a gender gap in the books world, all you have to do is walk the floor of any major publisher. Women dominate …

Gender

Full transcript: 60dB’s Liz Gannes answers podcast questions on Too Embarrassed to Ask

So meta.<p>On this episode of <b>Too Embarrassed to Ask</b>, former <b>Recode</b> reporter Liz Gannes came by the studio to talk about the podcast app 60dB and her favorite podcasts. Gannes, Kara Swisher, Lauren Goode, Eric Johnson and readers and listeners around the world contributed to a “Best Of” list of podcasts …

Podcasting

MacTrast Deals: TextExpander: 1-Yr Life Hacker Subscription

Get a TextExpander: 1-Yr Life Hacker Subscription and stop wasting your time typing the same thing over and over. (And over, and over, …

iOS

The MP3 Made Podcasts Possible

The MP3 was recently declared dead by its creators, although you wouldn’t know it in the world of podcasts.<p>Podcasting owes a lot of its success to …

Podcasting

Even Ludacris Is Ripping On His Fake Abs In New Music Video

The internet hate was fast, but he's not furious.<p>If you thought you knew Ludacris, you were abs-olutely wrong.<p>For many, he was the rapper who turned into the tech guy in the “Fast and the Furious” franchise, where he and Tyrese fight over which dude gets to take the actress from “Game of Thrones” …

Ludacris

5 Reasons You Should Join Me on Mastodon

Mastodon is a relatively new social networking platform (released in October 2016) designed with a fundamentally different ethos and value set from …

Social Media

SCOTTeVEST OTG Jacket review

Clothing isn’t a topic that normally comes to mind when you think about technology and gadgets, but one particular brand of clothing has made a name …

Sewing

Powerless Season 1 Episode 5 Review – ‘Cold Season’

<i>Rachel Bellwoar reviews the fifth episode of Powerless…</i><p>It’s Cold Season in Charm City, that time of year when warm weather requires winter coats …

Westworld

MacTrast Deals: TextExpander: 1-Yr Single User Plan

With a TextExpander: 1-Yr Single User Plan you can create custom shortcuts to populate any set of text or images, saving you time and …

iOS

Is Your Angel Pitch Bringing Out the Right Questions?

Recently I was with a small group of angel investors. We were assembled to hear three entrepreneurs pitch their companies. Despite their polished …

Entrepreneurship

35 of the Best Information Security Podcasts to Follow

For years information security podcasts have been a popular medium for digesting security news, keeping up with the latest threats, learning about …

Podcasting

Leo Laporte (leolaporte) is now on Keybase, a place to establish public keys for encryption and other cryptography.

leolaporte<p>Leo Laporte<p>Tech pundit, podcaster, broadcaster. The Tech Guy on the Premiere Radio Networks. http://techguylabs.com Chief TWiT at the TWiT …

Encryption

VR evangelist doubles down on rumor that Apple AR headset is inbound, moves date up to 2017

Augmented and virtual reality herald Robert Scoble has amplified his predictions about an Apple partnership with Carl Zeiss on a pair of smart …

up to talk cameras

On Saturday, DPReview made a guest appearance on The New Screen Savers, a popular show from the TWiT Network (named after its flagship show, This …

Photography

Apple 3.0 visits TWIT

Leo Laporte, Clayton Morris and I wear funny hats to cover up our AirPods.<p>The show wasn’t as scary as I feared. Kara Swisher got caught in a flood …

Windows Weekly 498: The Year's Best

From the “200 Million” milestone to a HoloLens demo over Skype, revisit the shifting news, productive discussions, and hilarious banter with Paul …

Microsoft

Pitch isn’t quite ready to say goodbye to Mike Lawson

<i>Because</i> The A.V. Club <i>knows that TV shows keep going even if we’re not writing at length about them, we’re experimenting with discussion posts. For</i> …

TV

The chatroom isn't dead

People have all kinds of hobbies they're passionate about. But solving other people's tech problems for a hobby? It doesn't sound like it would be …

Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For November 18th, 2016

Hey, it's HighScalability time: Now you don't have to shrink yourself to see inside a computer. Here's a fully functional 16-bit computer that's over …

Scalability