Let's Talk About Tech

Let's Talk About Tech

BBC Radio 5 live’s technology and gaming podcast, featuring Saturday Edition's Chris Warburton with the latest technology and the web news, plus science, cars, and more, plus Adam Rosser’s Game On, looking at the world of video games.

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  • Game On: Gamescom 19 Aug 14

    Tue, 19 Aug 14

    Duration:
    24 mins

    Available:
    29 days remaining

    The annual pilgrimage of the faithful to the ancient cathedral city of Cologne has come to an end and Lucy James from Gamespot, Alex Stinton at PushSquare and Videogamer's Chris Bratt join Adam to mop up the news from Gamescom

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  • Let's Talk About Tech 16 Aug 14

    Sat, 16 Aug 14

    Duration:
    58 mins

    Available:
    27 days remaining

    Tech expert Rory Reid looks at the latest web news, including the outpouring on social media after an unarmed black teenager was shot by police in Missouri, and why Jeremy Clarkson and Lord Sugar are proving popular with the few North Koreans who manage to surf the net. Technology blogger Tom Cheesewright has app news with the ongoing controversy around the new taxi apps, and the app which apparently tells you how drunk you are. Games journalist Guy Cocker on why gaming on tablets could be the future and how Sir Paul McCartney is involved in what could be the most expensive gaming franchise of all time. Plus tech expert Maddie Moate has a round up of the latest technology news, including the camera designed to help counter terrorism police spot someone who's stressed in a crowd and how sweating in the gym could help power your smartphone.

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  • Game On: Magic, Metal and Mayhem 12 Aug 14

    Sat, 16 Aug 14

    Duration:
    26 mins

    Available:
    26 days remaining

    Magic The Gathering, Elite: Dangerous and a nu metal band name discussed this week by Sam Clay, Quintin Smith and our host, Adam Rosser.

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  • 9th August 2014: Helen Zaltzman, Rory Reid, Tech, Science and Books.

    Sat, 9 Aug 14

    Duration:
    50 mins

    Available:
    19 days remaining

    Podcaster Helen Zaltzman and Tech expert Rory Reid look at who owns the copyright to a selfie taken by a monkey. Tech expert Maddie Moat's been finding out about attempts to get us texting from behind the wheel again, safely though. Science stand-up Steve Mould stands in for Tim O'Brien this week - he's heard rumours that China is going to mine the moon for an energy source that it's claimed could fuel the earth for 10,000 years. Helen Brown, book critic from the Telegraph, takes us through the top 10 - plus the row between authors and Amazon leading to a full page ad in the New York Times.

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  • Game On: Crazy Taxi and Kenji Kanno 05 Aug 14

    Tue, 5 Aug 14

    Duration:
    25 mins

    Available:
    15 days remaining

    Kenji Kanno chats about the latest version of 'Crazy Taxi' and Adam's joined by Harry Slater and Peter Willington to talk about that game and 'Modern Combat 5'

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  • Game On: Quis custodiet ipsos custodes? 29 Jul 14

    Tue, 29 Jul 14

    Duration:
    24 mins

    Available:
    8 days remaining

    Lewis Brindley from Yogscast, Matt Lees and Simon Parkin join Adam Rosser to discuss Youtube and the part this most democratic entertainment channel plays in gaming today.

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  • Game On: Charles Stross - The Laundry File 22 Jul 14

    Tue, 22 Jul 14

    Duration:
    26 mins

    Available:
    1 day remaining

    The author, Charles Stross joins Adam to talk about the latest book in the Laundry Files, 'The Rhesus Chart' and Sam Clay from VG 247 is on hand for a brief round-up of the news.

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