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 | 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 | 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 | 12 May 2018 | 58 mins 21 secs
amazon, apple, data, facebook, google, passwords, privacy, routers, security, updates, vpn, wifi
On the back of the Facebook and Cambridge Analytica breaches, James sits down with longtime friend of the show, Joel Drapper, to have a good long talk about all things privacy and security.
Episode | 1 May 2018 | 1 hr 37 mins
android, apple, apple pay, church of england, collection, customer service, imac pro, ios, linus tech tips, mac pro, pro workflow team, repairs, security
Recorded on Friday 27th April, 2018:
With Benjamin being unwell and unable to record this episode, Oli steps into the fray to record with James.
Episode | 1 December 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 | 24 July 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 | 30 April 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.