Leo Laporte at CES 2013

The 2013 Consumer Electronics Show runs from January 8th to the 11th at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

Leo Laporte will be at the Ford Booth (#2220 in the North Hall) on Tuesday, January 8th as follows:

  • 10:30AM: Leo will be interviewing Paul Mascarenas, Ford’s Chief Technical Officer. They will discuss today’s connected dashboard experiences and how consumer electronics and automotive electronics are coming to a point of convergence.
  • 1PM: Leo will be interviewing John Ellis, Ford’s Global Technologist of Connected Services. They will explore the future of the connected dash and what the connected car might look like 5-10 years from now.
  • 3PM: Leo will be moderating a panel on connected devices. Panelists will include Roku CEO Anthony Wood, Stitcher CMO Beth Murphy, and Vishnu Rao, Associate Director of Sharp’s Smart TV Platform.

While we will not be streaming this live, all of the interviews and panels will be available on demand via Stitcher.


TWiT Featured in iTunes Best of 2012

The iTunes Editorial team has chosen two TWiT shows for its "Best of 2012" showcase.

Before You Buy is featured as one of the Best New Technology podcasts, along with Leo Laporte’s The Tech Guy in the Best Technology category.

Check it out here

All About Android Adds Gina Trapani

We’re very excited to announce that Gina Trapani will be joining Jason Howell and Ron Richards as a co-host on All About Android.

Gina is the creator of ThinkUp, the Todo.txt app, and the founding/former editor of Lifehacker. She also co-hosts This Week in Google on TWiT.

As both an Android expert and developer, we think that Gina is a perfect fit for AAA. We look forward to hearing her additional insights and perspective, starting with the January 8, 2013 episode.


Leo Laporte at the 2013 New Media Expo

The 2013 New Media Expo is presented by BlogWorld and runs from January 6th through January 8th, 2013 at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.

Leo Laporte will be there on Monday, January 7th as follows:

  • At 1PM, Leo will be there to meet and greet, answering your questions at the Podcast Pavilion (Booth #407).
  • At 4PM, Leo will be giving the keynote address.
  • At 6:30PM, Leo will be hosting the 8th Annual Podcast Awards.
We hope to stream the keynote and Podcast Awards, but we’re still working out the details. Stay tuned.

If you'd like to attend in person, be sure to use the promo code LEO20 or TWIT20 to receive 20% off when registering here.



TWiT Wins at the 2012 Stitcher Awards

The 2012 Stitcher Awards were held in San Francisco last night, and both TWiT’s This Week in Tech and Tech News Today were nominated for "Best Tech Podcast."

This Week in Tech won, and here are some photos from the ceremony:

Congratulations to Leo and TWiT producer Chad Johnson!