A podcast that talks about tech from the perspective of both a die-hard Windows user and an Apple fanboy. Whilst our choice of platforms divide us, our faith in Christ brings us together. We’ll share our views on tech trends and how we can enjoy technology whilst glorifying God at the same time.
Episode | December 1st, 2017 | 1 hr 41 mins
android, apple, black friday, camera, dd-wrt, iphone x, microsoft, routers, security, software updates, surface book 2
No, we’re not experimenting in creating a clone army. We’re back with our latest episode just after the horrors of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. We talk about the Surface Book 2, the iPhone X, the issues around Android software updates and take a look at the moral issues around events like Black Friday.
This episode was recorded on Tuesday 28th November, 2017.
Episode | November 1st, 2017 | 1 hr 3 mins
android, arkit, games, iphone x, star trek, surface book 2, windows phone
We’re back! After a very busy month we’ve been able to get together and record a new episode with 100% more Star Trek jokes. We talk about James not getting a new iPhone, Benjamin thinking of moving to Android and question some of the decisions made around the Surface Book 2.
Episode | September 25th, 2017 | 1 hr 46 secs
4k, a11, apple, apple tv, apple watch, faceid, hdr, iphone, media event
It wouldn’t be an Apple event without James and Benjamin diving in to direct the announcements and bring their own views on what Apple revealed.
Episode | September 13th, 2017 | 1 hr 15 mins
cameras, commandments, exodus, god, iphone, jesus, love, nature, photography, sunrise, tech
In this snap-happy episode of Crossed Wires, we take a look at the world of photography after a sunrise trip to the beautiful Durdle Door on the Jurassic Coast. We also explore what the photographs you share say about your character and your faith as well as reading from Exodus 20 to look at the first commandment and what this means to us.
Episode | August 25th, 2017 | 1 hr 11 mins
backup, copying, dvd, kodi, piracy, plex, ripping, theft
Yo ho ho! As promised in our last episode, we be talking about piracy this week. We discuss the scripture that gives a very clear view of what piracy equates to and why we’re called to act differently. We also have a quick dip into the backup waters.
Episode | August 11th, 2017 | 1 hr 6 mins
apple, ct scans, eye tracking, hololens, ipad, iphone, ipod nano, ipod shuffle, italy, poop, q3, surgergy, translation
After a well deserved break in Italy, Benjamin returns to join James to discuss technology, Italian toilets, and the good things to come out of Apple and Microsoft - add a liberal amount of passionate ranting from Benjamin and you get the perfectly baked episode of Crossed Wires.
Episode | July 24th, 2017 | 1 hr 3 mins
1password, encryption, loving your neighbour, password manager, passwords, security, social media, syncing
A very special edition of Crossed Wires finds James sans Benjamin, but joined by listenerJeremy Petticrew and special guest Will Moore from AgileBits, the makers of 1Password. We talk a lot about 1Password; what it is, why you should use it and some great features have have recently been released. We also take a look at how Christians should act online and the practice of loving your neighbour, digital or otherwise.
Episode | July 19th, 2017 | 1 hr 5 mins
anthem, batteries, deepmind, gaming, nhs, privacy, ps4, psvr
In this week’s show, James and Benjamin talk about PlayStation VR, do a very poor MST3K impression over the trailer for Anthem and then go into the wonderful world of battery-tech and what the future may hold.
Episode | July 3rd, 2017 | 1 hr 31 mins
arkit, e3, imac pro, ios 11, ipad, mac, macos high sierra, wwdc, xbox one x
With a brand new opening theme, a nearly new sofa and lots of new tech to talk about Benjamin and James are back after a short break to discuss the behemoth events from WWDC and Microsoft’s Xbox event at E3. There’s also a discussion about the need for caution around lusting for new technology.
Episode | June 13th, 2017 | 1 hr 15 mins
morals, surface pro, tech, wannacry
Recorded on Thursday 1st June 2017
Apologies for the delay in this latest episode, life has gotten in the way! Benjamin and James have a good cry over the WannaCry exploit, discuss some deep moral issues, the new Surface Pro and Samsung’s easily fooled iris recognition.
Episode | May 15th, 2017 | 1 hr 3 mins
apple, microsoft, star wars, surface laptop, windows 10 s
Recorded on Star Wars Day 2017, Benjamin and James spend some talking about their favourite Star Wars films and then get into some discussions of the ongoing fight against the Empire - just who the Empire actually is can’t be agreed upon.
Episode | April 30th, 2017 | 57 mins 14 secs
gaming, mac, nsa, security, shadow brokers, windows cloud
James and Benjamin are shaken, but not stirred, in our latest episode that may or may not have aa few references to a certain British spy.