The Computer Guys

On the first Tuesday of every month, take a thorough yet humorous approach to the latest developments in the world of computing. More...

Recent Shows

TT: Computer Guys

Tuesday, May 3, 2005 at 12:06 p.m.

Congress considers tampering with your iPod. And wireless hotspots take hold -- from the North Pole to Alexandria Virginia. It's the first Tuesday of the month. And you know what that means. The Computer Guys are back to take the...

Computer Guys @ FOSE

Tuesday, Apr 5, 2005 at 12:06 p.m.

It's a two-hour live Computer Guys special event from the floor of FOSE, Washington’s annual government technology convention. Tom & John will explore the newest technology unveiled at FOSE, from spyware to wireless to telecommuting...

The Computer Guys

Tuesday, Mar 1, 2005 at 12:06 p.m.

The digital music war is on, as Microsoft teams up with Napster and Apple slashes the price of its iPod mini. But is this music to consumers' ears? The Computer Guys are back to talk about the latest computing news and answer your...

The Computer Guys

Tuesday, Feb 15, 2005 at 12:06 p.m.

The Internet as a news source, the music industry's lawsuit against a dead woman, and answers to your questions. It's a special mid-month edition of The Computer Guys, in celebration of WAMU's Membership Campaign.

Computer Guys

Tuesday, Feb 1, 2005 at 12:06 p.m.

It is the first Tuesday of the month. That means The Computer Guys are back to update us on everything from I-POD Shuffles to Microsoft Security Patches. And, they'll answer all your hardware and software questions.

Computer Guys

Tuesday, Jan 4, 2005 at 12:06 p.m.

Maybe you're confused by your newest tech toy. Or worried about the Santy worm that terrorized Google, Yahoo and AOL. Whatever is on your mind, it is the first Tuesday of 2005, and The Computer Guys are back to solve your computing...

The Computer Guys

Tuesday, Dec 7, 2004 at 12:06 p.m.

Spyware and computer hijackings. The cult status of Mac. And shoppers swarm the web like locusts! It's the first Tuesday of the month and we've got a holiday bonanza of topics on the Computer Guys. Back to answer all your hardware and...

The Computer Guys

Tuesday, Nov 2, 2004 at 12:06 p.m.

Show your independent streak -- Vote for The Computer Guys ticket. It's the first Tuesday of the month and Election Day, and -- Tom & John are back to answer your questions.

The Computer Guys

Tuesday, Oct 5, 2004 at 12:06 p.m.

Protecting yourself and your digital photos against the newest computer virus. And, the pros and cons of webpages equipped with geolocation. It's the first Tuesday of the month, and The Computer Guys are back to answer your technology...

The Computer Guys - A Two Hour Special

Tuesday, Sep 7, 2004 at 12:06 p.m.

It's the first Tuesday of the month, so join us for a two-hour Computer Guys End-of-Summer Special. Catch up on all the Computer News you've missed during summer vacation.

The Computer Guys

Tuesday, Aug 3, 2004 at 12:06 p.m.

Anti-phishing tactics. Viruses in cellphones. And built-in firewalls. Explore the good, the bad, and the ugly, the first Tuesday of each month on The Computer Guys.

Computer Guys

Tuesday, Jul 6, 2004 at 12:06 p.m.

Microsoft wins good results in court. Sony steps into the online music game. And Apple unleashes Tiger, its newest operating system. It's the first Tuesday of the month and the Computer Guys are back to answer your hardware & software...

Computer Guys

Tuesday, Jun 1, 2004 at 12:06 p.m.

Frustrated by your hard drive? Overwrought by your operating system? It's the first Tuesday of the month and the computer guys are back.

The Computer Guys

Tuesday, May 4, 2004 at 12:06 p.m.

Google's IPO is making headlines. So is an I-Pod software glitch. Get the latest on these issues, and get all your computer problems answered as The Computer Guys return for their monthly visit.

The Computer Guys

Tuesday, Apr 6, 2004 at 12:06 p.m.

From anti-spyware that's really spyware and email from google-it's the first Tuesday of the month and Tom and John are back to answer your computer questions.

About

Anchoring Tech Tuesday are The Computer Guys. A staple on WAMU since 1990, every month PC expert John Gilroy joins former Mac-Genius Bill Harlow and IT Professor Allison Druin in keeping listeners abreast of the latest developments, and providing solutions to computer problems we all face.

The Kojo Nnamdi Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.