Rich On Tech

Rich On Tech

TV Tech Guy Rich DeMuro offers tech news, gadget reviews, helpful apps and answers your questions. From KTLA-TV Los Angeles.

Episodes

March 19, 2023 108 min

T-Mobile buys Mint Mobile; YouTube TV raises prices; why companies love bundling products; FCC has new rules to help stop Robotexts; Waze can now show EV charging station info along your route; a security warning for Samsung and Pixel phone users; Minecraft launches on Chromebooks; Snipd podcast app; Apple introduces video chat shopping feature; Best apps to help you find movies to stream on your subscription services incl...

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Silicon Valley Bank fails; Vinyl outsells CD's for the first time in a long time; Peridot game from Pokemon Go creators launches May 9; Ring launches a new video doorbell with better field of view and battery life; Apple has a new Classical Music App; Facebook tests bringing messages back into main app; Google I/O set for May 10; Spring Break travel apps.

Listeners ask about setting up a music recording studio at home; whet...

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Rich visits Curbivore 2023 and talks about the gig economy, including YouTuber Pedro DoorDash Santiago, Motional semi-autonomous food deliveries, Stellar Pizza robots, Automato automat vending machine on wheels and Conjure ice cream truck on demand; Verizon's new $2 fee for older plans; How to prevent iPhone passcode hijacking; Ring requires a new subscription fee; Pixel Watch gets fall detection; Should you click unsubscr...

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Useful weather apps; Podcasts are coming to YouTube Music; Google Chrome gets Memory Saver and Energy Saver features; Pixel's Magic Eraser comes to more smartphones; PlayStation VR2 launches; Instagram co-founders launch Artifact social news app; Using Neeva AI to search Reddit knowledge; How supermarkets use club cards to track your personal data.

Guests include Financial Times tech reporter Patrick McGee to talk about Gen...

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Bing AI goes off the rails; Twitter requires two factor authentication app; T-Mobile drops Autopay discount for credit cards; Rich's camera review of the Samsung S23 Ultra; websites that generate art instantly using AI; Dark Patterns on the web explained.

Guests include Divya Kumar, Microsoft Head of Marketing for Search & AI; Jaideep Singh, CEO & Co-founder of tax app FlyFin AI; Jared Newman, tech journalist and ne...

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A look at AI search technology from Google, Microsoft, Neeva, FlammeAI and even Snapple. Sling launches Freestream for free streaming movies and TV; Nintendo hikes the price on their upcoming Zelda game; How to prevent a SIM card swap; new features for Google Maps, Translate and Lens; a look at Hot Wheels Rift Rally mixed reality video game; finding the best seat on an airplane.

Listeners ask about finding the best products...

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A recap of Samsung's S23 launch event and hands on with the new devices; MLS Season Pass on Apple TV App; ChatGPT launches a $20 paid version; Malvertising on Google search; Netflix gives some hints on how it will crack down on password sharing; how to enable Gmail package tracking.

Guests are Jacklyn Dallas from Nothing But Tech to talk about Samsung S23 impressions; creator Brian Tong to discuss how the new HomePod sounds...

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Taking a ride in Waymo's self-driving taxi; Amazon gets rid of a Prime grocery delivery perk; beware of scammy Docusign emails; Verizon loyalty discount texts; smartphone sales are down in 2022; Amazon's $5 prescription medication plan; a school where the smart lights are broken.

Guests include Bloomberg's Mark Gurman to talk about the upcoming Apple VR headset and podcaster Tom Merritt to talk about his visit to Super Nint...

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Rich DeMuro talks tech and takes callers questions in a new radio show format. Topics include Instagram's new Quiet Mode feature; Amazon Smile is discontinued; Apple introduces new MacBook Pro M2 models and a new HomePod speaker; Google layoffs; flip phones make a comeback; best journaling apps and the T-Mobile data breach.

Guests include WIRED reviewer Brenda Stolyar, cybersecurity expert Chris Pierson and ScanMyPhotos.com...

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Rich DeMuro talks tech and takes callers questions in a new radio show format. Topics include Samsung's next Unpacked event; the latest scam that preys upon your good nature; HBO Max price hike; an AirTag-like tracker for your wallet; why you shouldn't pay for ChatGPT; Google Drive shortcuts.

Guests include psychologist Jean Twenge on how social media is affecting teens and Caleb Denison, Digital Trends editor talks be...

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Rich DeMuro talks tech and takes callers questions in a new radio show format. Topics include CES 2023, digital business card apps compared, Ring Car Cam, a connected bird feeder, LG's color changing refrigerator, a gadget that lets your pet talk to you, new Apple Fitness+ offerings and the major airine now giving passengers free WiFi.

Guests include CES Host and content creator Brian Tong and security expert Roger Grimes t...

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December 23, 2022 54 min

LastPass says its security breach was worse than previously thought; YouTube pays a lot for NFL Sunday Ticket; 3 smartphone shopping hacks to save you big; blind smartphone camera test results for 2022; Netflix launches Nike fitness videos; Krispy Kreme says robots will take over some duties soon.

Viewers ask why the iPhone 12 shows SOS; how to delete duplicate photos on an iPhone; how long the Samsung flip phones last; whe...

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November 23, 2022 53 min

Black Friday shopping tips; Twitter alternative Hive reaches 1 million users; WayAway travel search engine pays you cash back; Lyft to launch robotaxis in Los Angeles; DuckDuckGo offers App Tracking Transparency to Android users; Tesla teases Apple Music integration; Evernote gets bought.

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November 12, 2022 63 min

Twitter chaos under Elon Musk; Meta's first major layoffs; FTX crashes; Gmail gets new features; Windows 11 gets iPhoto integration; Spotify might actually work better with the Apple Watch.

Viewers ask how to keep a new HP computer from listening to them; if a cheap cable is good enough to fast charge an iPhone; how to stop recurring YouTube TV charges; upgrading to the newest version of Apple TV; regaining access to a hack...

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October 28, 2022 63 min

Elon Musk buys Twitter; Apple, YouTube raise prices; Samsung S22 smartphones add Astrophoto mode; Apple announces new Apple TV and iPad; Amazon Fire Tablet 8 review; Duolingo Math App; recapping my Japan trip and hiring a "vacation photographer."

Viewers ask whether Facebook Messenger is safe to download to a phone; if a Wi-Fi signal booster is legit; recommendations for the best password managers; why Samsung tablets get ...

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Hands on impressions of the new Google Pixel smartwatch, impressions of the Google Pixel 7 and 7 Pro; CES forecasts a bigger show this year; iPhone 14 Plus reviews roundup; Robot makers pledge for no weaponization of their creations; Amazon Drive is going away.

Viewers ask how to get KTLA streaming on a Vizio TV; a recommendation for a smartwatch that does EKG; if an AT&T free iPhone trade in offer is worth it; why iMes...

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September 30, 2022 58 min

Amazon's new Kindle Scribe you can write on; Amazon's Halo Rise bedside sleep tracker and alarm clock; Amazon Fire TV Omni that doubles as a photo frame; Google shuts down cloud streaming gaming service Stadia; T-Mobile offers free WiFi to subscribers on United Airlines flights; fun things you can do with Alexa for Halloween.

Viewers ask what I think of the Oura ring; chime in on my subscription cancellation tip; whether It...

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Thoughts on the new iPhones after using them for a week; Inside the Amazon Go store; entry level Kindle gets USB-C; iOS 16 tips and tricks; Google Photos revamps memories feature and a primer on eSIM.

Viewers ask if the iPhone 14 Pro is worth it over the regular model; why an email account suddenly won't work; if you should turn your computer off each night; whether the Oura Ring is worth it; how to recover photos deleted f...

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Hands on and ears on impressions of the iPhone 14 and 14 Pro models, Apple Watch 8, SE and Ultra models and AirPods Pro second generation.

Plus, viewers ask questions about the best iPad for a kid turning 10, best way to sell an old iPhone, how to use an ATM card and eSIM in Europe, a problem with Fire TV, best phone for a non-Apple fan, how to increase the volume on an iPhone for the hard of hearing and which cellular carr...

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Explaining the Instagram "precise location" warning making the rounds on social media; Samsung's foldable phones go on sale; Apple sets a date for iPhone 14 event; details on Fitbit's latest trackers; Wordle joins New York Times Crossword App; Outlook shows more ads and TV Chef Giada talks tech.

Viewers ask about the best GPS tracker for a car; what to do about a buffering smart TV; using a Walkman instead of an iPod; wheth...

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