Louie Girardot

Louie Girardot

Host Abby Gierke interviews Louie Girardot. Listeners may  know him as Louie the Computer Guy of KDNK's own Geekspeak

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The Geeks chat about WA Notify, an app that tracks COVID-19 exposures and how it saved thousands of lives (geekwire.com). More in geek news, FaceTime is coming to all devices soon. If you want fire and weather information Matt suggests fire.airnow.gov.

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Lesson from Louie: Don't strip wires with your teeth! Also in this episode: Apple FaceTime available on a web browser, Modern Marty has photo storage issues, and Amy Hadden Marsh struggles to connect with HughesNet. Foreign Correspondant Donna Dalton makes a suggestion.

Advice from the Geeks includes: Back up your info! You'll thank yourself later.  iClouds, Windows, Chromebooks, and migrating from one to another. The Geeks also review their tech-savvy means of tracking credit card security. 

KDNK's resident Geeks discuss Microsoft apps, NASA's Ingenuity Mars helicopter, and how the Apple Watch can (unofficially) alert users of medical issues. Louie suggests that Donna test her house-wide speaker system with The Beatles, whose producer went wild on stereo sound editing. 

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The Geeks chat about the Facebook data breach and how to find out if you're phone was compromised, an artificially intelligent Kurt Cobain writing new songs, and the differences between surge protectors and suppressors.  They also field questions from a caller about the best printer ink.

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This time on Geekspeak, KDNK's resident Geeks chat about Bitcoin, a computer processor chip shortage due to a drought in Taiwan, Apple vs. Google photos, and failures of artificial intelligence. A caller gets advice on increasing internet signal. 

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How's your backup regimen? The Geeks encourage you to keep a good one and remind you it's pretty cheap to do so! Louie and Matt give other key computer maintenance reminders and discuss home computers and scooter sharing. Foreign Correspondent Donna calls in to talk TV antennas.

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This month on Geekspeak, hosts plus foreign correspondent Donna talk about cryptocurrency, alternative messaging programs, VPN, and speakers.

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New year, new tech issues! The Geeks warn listeners of an Adobe Flash scam. Sopris.net joins the new millenium. Java Script fills the boots of some Adobe Flash functions. A caller asks about upgrading memory in his Dell XPS Tower. 

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Is a robot vacuum cleaner on your holiday tech gift wish list? It's on foreign correspondant Donna's! The geeks also chat about the iPad Pro 11, the SolarWinds hack, and managing your tech company stocks. 

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With the holidays coming up, the Geeks and foreign correspondant Donna Dalton say 2021 could be the year for Christmas in July. They also debate opting in to COVID-19 contact tracing and could there be vaccination tracing?

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KDNK's geeks return in 2020 to begin the decade answering tech questions and sharing tech news.

The Geeks answer tech questions with helpful advice on this special holiday edition of Geekspeak.

KDNK's Geeks take calls and chat about the latest in tech and personal affairs.

KDNK Geeks Matt McBrayer, Louie Girardot, and News Director Lucas Turner answer tech questions live on air. Topics include Windows upgrading, churning memory and "good tab hygiene."

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KDNK's deeks chat about Catalina, Apple's new desktop operating system for Macintosh computers.

KDNK's geeks review two-factor authentication, then chat with Donna about buying a new phone and the coolest weather apps.

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KDNK's geeks share the importance of community media, mention the perseverance of phone scams and then Donna calls to talk about travel. Plus, advice is given about running Linux in lieu of Windows.

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Between answering calls, KDNK's Geekspeak shares the latest in tech, including Amazon's venture into package delivery, and gives tips for safeguarding passwords.

The Geeks give details about Google Chrome's "zero-day vulnerability," providing tips for password security and answering live calls with tech questions.

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This month's episode of Geek Speak warns against accepting phone calls from someone representing "the Internet." And the Geeks answer your general tech questions.
 

Geek Speak airs twice monthly on KDNK. It's a live call-in tech talk show with Matt McBrayer, Louie Girardot, Foreign Correspondent Donna, and occasional special guests. Hear past episodes here.

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Louie and Matt say farewell to the craziness of 2018 with more advice for protecting oneself from online hackers.

Geek Speak October 10, 2016

Oct 10, 2016
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Louie and Matt take it to the geeky limits on this week's show.