• Foundation: Leo Laporte On TWiT And Following Your Passion

    In this episode of Foundation, I sit down with a long-time mentor and friend, Leo Laporte. Leo was the star of TechTV and is the founder of TWiT. We discuss his early days as a fry cook at McDonald’s, how the concept of This Week in Tech was born, and the importance of keeping a positive attitude. Leo’s advice for aspiring entrepreneurs: “I’m lucky for one thing. I do… Read More

  • Leo Laporte tries to explain that there is no such thing as a "free Wi-Fi access point"

    Listen as Jennifer tries to explain how she used to get free Wi-Fi from the Linksys and now she can’t. Leo Laporte is nice enough not to call her a moron and instead explains, in great detail, why she is a moron. Read More

  • TwittLink: Share Fast And Tweet From Your Site With Others

    Just last night we were talking about the speed at which information is shared on the web, primarily through Twitter and Facebook. The default options for both of those services make you go to another page to do your sharing. A new service, TwittLink, wants to bring Twitter sharing to your page by way of a widget. Basically, this is just a lightweight widget that a website owner installs via… Read More

  • Eureka's S.A.R.A.H Twitterview'd

    You’re probably gearing up for tonight’s mid-season finally of Eureka. After all, with the exception of the lame Degree deodorant spots, the show is filled with the best gadgets ever imagined and if you’re reading Crunchgear, you like gadgets. S.A.R.A.H, the local smart house, might be the greatest of ’em all with a direct line to Global Dynamics and the ability to… Read More