Leo Laporte, The Tech Guy

The Tech Guy

Hosted by Leo Laporte

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 / 19:06 UTC.

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Got a question? Call The Tech Guy — or, better yet, listen to his twice-weekly show to learn everything there is to know about consumer tech from an expert. On this long-running show, Leo Laporte takes caller questions and answers them live on his nationally syndicated radio show, which is then turned into a podcast so anyone can listen anytime.

There is no such thing as a silly question on The Tech Guy. From smartphones, computers, wearables, smart assistants, Internet security, WiFi speeds to digital cameras, gaming, and home theater systems, Leo Laporte takes all kinds of questions from all kinds of listeners. Leo is friendly and easy to talk to, and most of all, entertaining. So, even if you don't have a tech question on hand, you'll learn and laugh every weekend with The Tech Guy. The show records every Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m. Eastern / 11 a.m. Pacific and is available for download within 12 hours. Be sure to subscribe so you get new episodes as soon as they're ready.

Why Listen to The Tech Guy?

No one does a better job of explaining technology, computers, and the Internet than Leo Laporte. His tried and true knowledge has helped many tech-curious folks throughout his career. He's been doing one version or another of this technology talk show since 1990, with the current incarnation beginning in 2004. The Tech Guy radio show launched in 2007 as a nationally syndicated show with Premiere Networks. The show has added many affiliates and has grown sharply from the original 12 to 200 stations.

As tech evolves, let The Tech Guy help you stay frustration-free with devices, software, apps, accessories, settings, upgrades, glitches, and more. Leo loves to talk about tech and help everyday people with his expertise. Best of all, you don't need to take notes while you enjoy this technology podcast, because there's a website for it. Leo's techguylabs.com is a hub of all Q&As by episode and in searchable form.

Besides answering questions, Leo breaks down the latest important tech news and shares his candid thoughts. He also has guests discussing travel, photography, and automotive technology. Automotive industry analyst Sam Abuelsamid, photographer Chris Marquardt, home theater expert Scott Wilkinson, travel industry expert Johnny Jet, and "Mad's Maddest Writer" Dick DeBartolo are regulars.

Leo Laporte Pioneered Tech Talk Radio

Leo has been doing technology-oriented talk radio longer than anyone currently on the air. He created the format in 1990 when he hosted a show on KNBR in San Francisco with well-known columnist John C. Dvorak.

Leo also shared his expertise on TV, starting in 1994. His shows Call for Help, and The Screen Savers aired for six years on ZDTV and later TechTV. In 2005, Leo founded TWiT.tv, the hub of all his tech shows, including the award-winning podcast, This Week in Tech. Learn more about Leo's accomplishments on his website.

You can listen to The Tech Guy as it streams live at twit.tv/live from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Pacific, every Saturday and Sunday. Subscribe at twit.tv/ttg so you can listen to the episodes at your leisure. If you want to call into the show with a question, dial 1–88–88-ASK-LEO toll-free in the US.

Over the years, Leo has helped countless people with his tech expertise. He has a great knack for explaining complicated topics in an easy-to-understand way. He is engaging and lively and sure to make you smile. So subscribe to The Tech Guy podcast.

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