In March 2005, Laura hosted the "Web Awards" at the South by South West (SXSW) film festival.
In June 2005, Laura co-founded the Weezy and the Swish podcast with comedienne Louise Palanker. Weezy and the Swish airs weekly and generally revolves around the world of comedy and technology.
Her nicknames are "Swish" and "The Swisher".
Laura appeared in the music video of Low Water's "Strange New Element" along with fellow TechTV personalities Sumi Das, Sarah Lane, Chi-Lan Lieu, Cat Schwartz, and Morgan Webb.
She made an appearance as a contestant on the American game show _"Russian Roulette"_ (2002) . She was the first to be eliminated from the game.
Laura: Aim low. It's less disappointing in the long run.