Episode 1846

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What's the best phone I can get for $300? Do I need antivirus for Windows 11? Is a VPN good for gaming? Is an SSD the best external hard drive for backups? What TV antenna should I get for my RV? DSL vs. Verizon LTE Home Internet Is my microwave oven leaking radiation? Small factor gaming computers for a small desk Is it safe to update my iMac to MacOS Monterey? Should we invest in superconductor research? Plus conversations with Sam Abuelsamid, Chris Marquardt, and Rod Pyle!

Episode 1845

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Ernest recently purchased a Lenovo gaming PC. It's given him a lot of trouble and he can't get his money back from the seller or the manufacturer. When George takes screenshots on his iPad Pro, he's getting duplicate images each time. Victoria wants to improve her WiFi network and hopes to learn more about eero. Robert wants a recommendation for a laptop he can use for 3D graphics. John is having trouble placing cost-effective calls from Portugal to surrounding countries. He's looking for a VOIP recommendation.

Episode 1844

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  • Joy's HP laptop is overheating and is trying to figure out why it's doing that? She tried taking it to a tech support service, and the technician didn't seem to want to help...
  • Rod has a Windows 10 Pro computer and created a Microsoft account. But he's now looking to change his email address and sever all ties to the old email account. How can he do this?
  • Paul has a Pixel 4a phone that he's using to scan books. However with larger books and the Pixel 5a it's causing the images to be distorted. What can he do about that?

Episode 1843

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• Mark has lots of notes and files. He's looking for a way to organize them on his Windows PC. • Bill wants to know if the new Google Pixel 6 has an always-on display. • Tom wants to use Windows 11 without having to log in with a Microsoft account. • Arizona Lou needs to record phone calls on his mobile phone. • Mike is pretty sure he's been hacked. He wants to know what to do to mitigate the risks after the fact. • Doctor Mom stops by to give an update on Amazon's Alexa voice assistant. The email skill is no longer available.

Episode 1842

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Kenny called in yesterday about his issues installing macOS Monteregy onto his external drive. He provides an update of what has happened since then.

Todd is looking to backup his personal files on his work computer. Leo offers some easy solutions and software solutions to assist in this matter.

Taylor found a video through TikTok of an ATM crashing and showing it running Windows 7. He wants to know if ATMs are indeed still running Windows 7.

Larry has a hard drive of his friend's that died and is looking to pull some very important information off of it. 

Episode 1841

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Anthony collects and upcycles old computers for folks in need. He asks for advice on what operating system to install.

Kevin can't get access to his local television stations. He asks for advice on improving his signal and the streaming service he should use.

Micah has an iPhone 6S and is thinking about upgrading to an iPhone 7. The problem is it has less storage space than his iPhone 6S. Is there anything he can do?

Kenny wants to install and run macOS Monterey on an external drive, but he keeps getting an error.

Episode 1840

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Troubleshooting with HDMI input after a Windows 10 update, hotspots and 'captive portals', speeding up your printers' print speed, how safe is it using your phone on a public WiFi, updating to Android 12 on an older phone, should I roll back to Windows 7 (hint: no), issues with Microsoft 365 and its collaboration feature, chatting with Sam Abuelsamid and Rod Pyle, and more of your calls!

Episode 1839

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How to backup iPhone and Android, best microphone for recording meetings, M1 vs. Intel Mac, multi-cam live stream setups for events, VPNs and your privacy, and antivirus apps for PC. Plus, conversations with Scott Wilkinson, Johnny Jet, and Dick DeBartolo, and more of your calls!

Episode 1838

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Should a caller use Adobe Dreamweaver still to build websites? Why your old iPhone may not be working anymore, photo organization, trying to recover deleted emails, getting text messages on your Mac, but not on your iPhone, getting rid of popups on your computer, why you may want to delete temporary and cached files on your computers, talking with Rod Pyle about William Shatner's adventure into space, and more of your calls!

Episode 1837

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Tech goes wrong with Waymo cars and Canon printers, should I use a Chromebook online? The best system for Microsoft Flight Simulator, the best way to get over the top streaming, troubleshooting Windows crashes, opening PDF files in Windows, the best app for handling finances, saving to Libre Office in macOS, conversations with Scott Wilkinson, Johnny Jet, and Dick DeBartolo, and more of your calls!