Episode archive

Episode 1712

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Encrypting your data, unable to reformat ones' backup drives, issues with the password manager in Chrome, darn cats and messing up your desktop, the best Linux distro's to try, troubleshooting an iDrive permissions issue, and more of your calls!

Episode 1711

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Twitter's big hack, stabilize your camera with a gimbal, soundbars with Scott Wilkinson, the best way to scan text with an iPhone, keeping a domain name, stopping your Amazon Earbuds from overheating, starting an internet radio station, travel updates with Johnny Jet, saving business card data from old software, getting data back from a phone after forgetting the pin code, is YouTube Music replacing my Google Play Music library? The GizWiz with a desk light recommendation, and more of your calls!

Episode 1710

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Could 5G interfere with WiFi signals, why Libre Office isn't reading one's database files, waiting to buy a new MacBook Pro after Apple's Silicon chip announcement, wireless charger options, why a Roku device is turning on a TV automatically, getting cell service in a dead zone, and more of your calls!

Episode 1709

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A bug in iOS could expose your clipboard to other applications, finding a good outdoor camera, understanding how to use reviews to make the right purchases, backing up your Google Photos to another cloud service, troubleshooting Google Chrome crashes, the best microphone for podcasting, inkjet printers vs. laser printers, and more of your calls!

Episode 1708

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Troubleshooting a laptop unable to connect to the Internet, Chromebook options, why a caller has to boot up their PC twice, why Windows Defender the only anti-virus software you really need on your Windows machine, troubleshooting an eero router, Sam Abuelsamid and the OTA Ford F150, Chris Marquardt and PickOnePhoto, and more of your calls!

Episode 1707

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Apple announces a big change to future Macs, Microsoft announces the closure of all Microsoft stores, buying a quadcopter, finding the right colors for your website, troubleshooting bad call audio on Bluetooth headphones, travel policy updates with Johnny Jet, troubleshooting a game controller on a PC, finding the right drone/quadcopter for a beginner, are watching YouTube ads helping creators? Finding a laptop for photo editing, the GizWiz has a toothbrush with games and more of your calls!

Episode 1706

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Good Chromeboxes for under 500, finding out if your computer needs a "tune-up," good options to learn computer science and coding online, free backup options to iDrive, should one install the Windows 10 2004 update or no, regaining access to one's data within a new user account in Windows, and more of your calls!

Episode 1705

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What will Apple announce at this week's virtual event? Wireless earbud alternatives to AirPods, getting data off an encrypted external drive, using iCloud to free up space on your iPhone, is Sony Xperia a good Android phone? Is the Windows 10 upgrade still free? And more of your calls!

Episode 1704

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Unable to read email text in Apple Mail, setting up a webcam for video conferencing, using Zoom in Linux, streaming content from an Android tablet, Windows 10 boot issues after update 2004, and more of your calls!

Episode 1703

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Sony's Playstation 5 announcement, getting data off an old computer drive, GPS for kids, connecting an old Atari to a new TV, Father's day TV deals with Scott Wilkinson, is a VR headset good for regular computing? Recording a ringtone with your phone, troubleshooting bad image quality on a TV, does my computer have ransomware? Fixing a keyboard that repeats letters, connecting an iPad or iPhone to a monitor, and more of your calls!