A closer shave, and a router

A closer shave, and a router

Aug 25, 2014

On our August 10 show, Geoff told us about the new Braun 5030 shaver, and we all discussed the new Netgear Nighthawk X6 router. And of course there’s the latest news, and lots of other tech stuff. You may listen to our podcast right...

Something old, something new, something stolen.

Something old, something new, something stolen.

Aug 4, 2014

For this week’s show we are thrilled to have Jason Murray from Ausdroid as our special guest. Jason joins us in some very animated discussions about copyright, as well as helping us when we look at and contrast some very old computers being repurposed for a new life, as well as the very latest Raspberry Pi mini computer. It’s all in our podcast...

Apps for your phone, download limits, and Beats by Dr Dre

Apps for your phone, download limits, and Beats by Dr Dre

Jul 7, 2014

In this week’s show we have a look at the pretty blue Beats By Dr Dre (they also come in pink) which are perhaps, a little too loud to wear on the street. We then look at the soccer World Cup. And the Tennis. The Tour De France. The Formula 1. And a few other sporting events, through the eyes of some apps that you can download onto your mobile device. But...

Jabra Rox, Plantronics Backbeat FIT, and a Sony camera bargain

Jabra Rox, Plantronics Backbeat FIT, and a Sony camera bargain

Jul 7, 2014

And Geoff! Yes, our intrepid traveler is back from Europe, driving Ferraris under the Eiffel Tower, and eating baguettes by the Arc de Triomphe. And where he took a new Sony camera for a bit of a run. And speaking of running, I’ve been running with the new Jabra Rox and the Plantronics Backbeat FIT earphones. Both of these serve a similar market, being...

Foodologists, flavourologists, and the chef.

Foodologists, flavourologists, and the chef.

Jun 23, 2014

This week De De Cup went along to see how Cadbury can predict, using a Facebook app, what your chocolate preferences might be. And then we look at Sony’s newest soundbar, the HT-CT370.This is a compact unit with a wireless sub-woofer, and a very rich sound. Settle down with your favourite music streaming device, grab some chocolates, and munch on this...

Seagate Fast Backup and Logitech X100 Bluetooth Speaker

Seagate Fast Backup and Logitech X100 Bluetooth Speaker

Jun 15, 2014

In this week’s show, we review the Logitech X100, a tiny but quite nice bluetooth speaker system, we take another look at Jawbone’s UP24, and we look at Seagate’s Fast Backup series of backup drives. Musically, we observe the recent passing of Master’s Apprentices front man, Jim Keays, as well as Errol Garner’s birthday. All that,...