Our very own penguin aficionado, Oli is a day-to-day Linux user, whose hobbies include: sitting on eggs and eating mackerel. Just joking of course, this cool dude is flippers for languages and theology; when the two are combined, well... we’re sorry to say we haven't managed to stop him squawking!
Episode | 13 June 2019 | 1 hr 46 mins
airpods, china, deepfake, fab, history, huawei, keyboard, macbook pro, security, thunderbirds
Recorded on 24th May 2019. Thunderbirds Are Go! James and Oli morph into Parker and Lady Penelope for a FAB introduction.
Episode | 4 May 2019 | 1 hr 24 mins
coffee, data breach, feeds, fitness trackers, luminary, passwords, podcasting, security
Oli is back from Switzerland! We discuss coffee, Luminary’s rather shady practices, passwords, data breaches, fitness trackers... and some of it is in French!
Episode | 5 April 2019 | 1 hr 26 mins
a12 bionic, air, apple, banking, biometrics, ipads, mini, rbs, spotify, video games, violence
With some strange timing, we talk about Apple’s new iPads, Spotify’s challenge against Apple, violent video games and a few other bits of tech.
Episode | 4 March 2019 | 1 hr 18 mins
apple, facebook, facetime, nike, privacy, samsung fold, security, submarine
Recorded on Saturday 22nd February 2019. With much improved audio quality, James and Oli come together on Skype to discuss dodgy eBay buyers, Facebook’s latest blunders, Apple’s FaceTime eavesdropping bug and some of the other truly important tech stories… like a cat traffic safety video.
Episode | 4 February 2019 | 1 hr 10 mins
apple, facebook, messenging, privacy, self-driving
Recorded on Sunday 27th January, 2019. With Oli now in Switzerland, we battle technology to record. Discussions include self-driving buses, Facebook’s plans to merge messaging services, and a few other rants.
Episode | 1 January 2019 | 1 hr 27 mins
amiga, australia, christmas, ipad, oxford hack, privacy, raspberry pi, retro gaming, security
Josh returns to the show, and you get to hear the three of us make an attempt at a Christmas classic.
Episode | 3 December 2018 | 1 hr 32 mins
affinity, babies, designer, ipad, parenting, phones, photo, surface pro, tablet
It’s Benjamin’s last episode, but not to worry we have some great plans and even a give-away for you!
Episode | 1 November 2018 | 1 hr 23 mins
apple, bloomberg, china, chips, christ, church, code of ethics, gaming, ipod, podcast, qtime, sermons, servers, spy, sqlite
James and Oli discover the real story behind the Chinese chips in all the servers, or at least discuss the claims made by Bloomberg about SuperMicro's server boards. We also look at: the impact the iPod has had on listening to music and listening to sermons online, how a new device may help parents with gaming addiction, and we delve into the code of ethics for the SQLite project that caused a little bit of a stir online.
Episode | 1 October 2018 | 1 hr 52 mins
amazon, brewing, digital media, drm, ios 12, iphone xs, media sharing, piracy, plex, tea
James and Oli are joined by new friend Josh, a second year computer-science student, to discuss: new iPhones, Amazon’s range of new devices, what rights you have to your purchased digital media, and most importantly, tea!
Episode | 1 September 2018 | 37 mins 42 secs
After a busy few months, Oli and James take things down a more chilled route for a shorter episode. We discuss electronic quizzes, The Chuckle Brothers, Facebook’s grip and even how cooking sausages can glorify God.
Episode | 1 August 2018 | 1 hr 39 mins
apple, crispr, engineering, genetics, i9, intel, macbook pro, microsoft, surface go, thermal throttling
Recorded on 27th July 2018
James and Oli talk about beer-tasting AI, iOS 12’s new ‘Listen Live’ feature for the AirPods, the saga of the new 2018 MacBook Pros, Microsoft’s new Surface Go, some cool new bike lights, and then take a deep dive into the ethics of genetic engineering.
Episode | 1 July 2018 | 1 hr 39 mins
binge watching, copyright, digital well-being, eu, ios 12, macbook keyboard, macos mojave, netflix, photography, public betas, sony a7 iii, talent, video, wwdc 2018, youtube
Recorded on 27th June 2018. Oli and James are joined by special guest Stephen to discuss photography, the Sony A7 mark 3, new EU copyright laws, Apple’s latest public betas, the repair program for MacBook keyboards and then we take a deep-dive into what digital wellbeing means for us as Christians.