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Here to solve your technology needs, while treating you like a person in the process.
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Tuscon, AZ

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Here to solve your technology needs, while treating you like a person in the process.

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English

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520-790-2040


Episodes

Podcast S10E12 – 37,000 Chrome Users Download Fake AdBlocker – HP Driver Hides Keylogger

12/12/2017
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This week Mike and Tara discuss net neutrality, a fake version of AdBlock Pro, an HP driver which hides a keylogger, and more. The post Podcast S10E12 – 37,000 Chrome Users Download Fake AdBlocker – HP Driver Hides Keylogger appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:28:11


Podcast S10E11 – This may be our last chance to save net neutrality

11/20/2017
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They're at it again, and this time they're trying to destroy net neutrality while you're distracted by the holidays. The post Podcast S10E11 – This may be our last chance to save net neutrality appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:27:07


Podcast S10E10 – Facebook wants you to send them your nudes

11/14/2017
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On this episode, Mike and Rob discuss Facebook's misguided idea to categorize and store your...sensitive...photos so that they can prevent them from leaking. That can't go wrong, right? The post Podcast S10E10 – Facebook wants you to send them your nudes appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:27:44


Podcast S10E09 – Agrilaser Zaps Birds Off Crops, Windows 10 Ends Free Upgrade

11/6/2017
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In this episode, Mike and Rob discuss a new type of laser-powered "scarecrow" as well as Microsoft's announcement of the end of the free Windows 10 upgrade. The post Podcast S10E09 – Agrilaser Zaps Birds Off Crops, Windows 10 Ends Free Upgrade appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:26:17


Podcast S9E34 – The New Echo Look….s terrible + Cassini Begins Its Final Voyage

4/29/2017
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This week we talk about Amazon's puzzling new offering, the Echo Look. It's supposed to help you look more fashionable, but is it really just a spying device? We also discuss Cassini's final voyage, which has finally started, and more. The post Podcast S9E34 – The New Echo Look….s terrible + Cassini Begins Its Final Voyage appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 03:31:12


Podcast S9E33 – Apparently 2 million people are still using AOL for their ISP

4/24/2017
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This week we're talking about the strange fact that more than 2 million people are apparently still using AOL (dial-up!) for their internet. What? The post Podcast S9E33 – Apparently 2 million people are still using AOL for their ISP appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:27:49


Podcast S9E32 – Prisoners hid computers in the ceiling, Uber is in hot water (again)

4/15/2017
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This week we're talking about a group of prisoners who managed to build computers and hide them in the ceiling of their prison's activity room, as well as the recent revelation that Uber has been doing some pretty nefarious corporate spying. The post Podcast S9E32 – Prisoners hid computers in the ceiling, Uber is in hot water (again) appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:27:35


Podcast S9E31 – Ransomware over RDP + Game For Your Files

4/10/2017
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This week we have two stories about ransomware, including one which spreads over your RDP port, and one which makes you get a high score before you get your files back. The post Podcast S9E31 – Ransomware over RDP + Game For Your Files appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:23:27


Podcast S9E30 – The Amount of CIA Leaks Is Too Damn High

4/1/2017
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Get your tinfoil ready, we're making hats this week on the Computer Guru Show. The post Podcast S9E30 – The Amount of CIA Leaks Is Too Damn High appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:24:12


Podcast S9E29 – Here’s how the US Senate just sold your privacy

3/27/2017
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The United States Senate - specifically, 50 members of the Senate - just voted to sell your privacy to the highest bidder. The post Podcast S9E29 – Here’s how the US Senate just sold your privacy appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:22:25


Podcast S9E28 – The Secret Service lost a laptop full of top-secret info

3/27/2017
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The Secret Service apparently has no security whatsoever for their devices. The post Podcast S9E28 – The Secret Service lost a laptop full of top-secret info appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 03:32:37


Podcast S9E27 – Massive CIA Leak, Senators Vote To Sell Our Data + More

3/14/2017
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This week we have a massive CIA leak on our hands, a bill which will allow telecoms to sell our private browsing data, and more. Join us for some good old fashioned ranting about our government's loose grip on technology. The post Podcast S9E27 – Massive CIA Leak, Senators Vote To Sell Our Data + More appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:43:46


Podcast S9E26 – More Ryzen, Data Stored On DNA, YouTube TV, Pizza Hut Shoes & More

3/6/2017
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This week Mike and Rob discuss Ryzen now that it's had time to be tested in the real world, a breakthrough allowing an OS to be stored on DNA, YouTube's cord cutting offering, and shoes which will order pizza for you. The post Podcast S9E26 – More Ryzen, Data Stored On DNA, YouTube TV, Pizza Hut Shoes & More appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:23:46


Podcast S9E25 – CloudBleed Leak, Exploding iPhones, AMD Ryzen Release, Google Resets Devices

2/27/2017
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CloudFlare experiences a catastrophic data leak which may have already affected you, iPhones start exploding, AMD releases Ryzen, the first true competitor to Intel in years, and Google causes a stir by accidentally resetting all of its devices. The post Podcast S9E25 – CloudBleed Leak, Exploding iPhones, AMD Ryzen Release, Google Resets Devices appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:24:07


Podcast S9E24 – Discussing Snowden, Cox VS Piracy, VPN Usage, Furby Destruction

2/20/2017
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This week, Mike and Rob talk tech news but also get involved in a few interesting discussions regarding internet safety, online piracy, privacy and Edward Snowden, and more. Also, we have an update and (tentative) timeline for the Furby destruction project. The post Podcast S9E24 – Discussing Snowden, Cox VS Piracy, VPN Usage, Furby Destruction appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:28:47


Podcast S9E23 – Harambe Shaped Cheeto Sells For $100k, Samsung Trademarks “Hello”

2/13/2017
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This week Mike and Tara discuss the sale of a Harambe shaped Cheeto, Samsung's trademark of the word "Hello" for their S-Voice software, a new type of card scam called a "shimmer", Cards Against Humanity's strange Super Bowl ad, and more. The post Podcast S9E23 – Harambe Shaped Cheeto Sells For $100k, Samsung Trademarks “Hello” appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:19:51


Podcast S9E22 – Amazon sells out of 1984, Metallic Hydrogen Created

1/30/2017
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This week, Mike and Tara cover lots of ground as they discuss the latest in technology, including Amazon selling out of 1984 in wake of the election, metallic hydrogen being created for the first time ever, a man who bought a house with bitcoin and lucked into a $1.3M profit, and an estimate which shows that self driving cars could end up saving more than $300B per year. The post Podcast S9E22 – Amazon sells out of 1984, Metallic Hydrogen Created appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:24:59


Podcast S9E21 – President Trump’s Technology

1/23/2017
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Mike and Rob discuss the technology President Trump will now be using, as well as what his presidency could mean for net neutrality. The post Podcast S9E21 – President Trump’s Technology appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:23:38


Podcast S9E20 – This fake news thing is getting out of hand + Wendy’s has a sense of humor

1/15/2017
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This week Mike and Tara discuss some pretty outlandish claims made about Donald Trump. Spoiler alert: they're fake news. Additionally, they talk about Wendy's (the fast food chain), taking some people to task on Twitter, and doing it in a pretty funny way. Also up for discussion as always are your calls and questions. The post Podcast S9E20 – This fake news thing is getting out of hand + Wendy’s has a sense of humor appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:28:38


Podcast S9E19 – Alexa Wants Lots of Dollhouses, AMD Steps Up (Finally)

1/7/2017
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Alexa tries to buy you a dollhouse, Google Home argues like a married couple, AMD gets competitive. The post Podcast S9E19 – Alexa Wants Lots of Dollhouses, AMD Steps Up (Finally) appeared first on The Computer Guru Show.

Duration: 01:05:48

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