In our most self-referential episode yet, Matt & Chris reflect on a year of this podcasting lark. You can find out more about TechMums at http://techmums.co/ If you have suggestions for venues, please drop us a line. Matt’s podcast recommendations were: http://www.radiolab.org/ https://hornetheaven.com/ https://99percentinvisible.org/ Whilst Chris suggests: BBC Brexitcast https://athleticomince.com/ TechTent Political Thinking with Nick RobinsonRead More Episode 41 – Happy Birthday WB40!
This week sees Chris reporting from the very last ship-bound IT Directors’ Forum.Read More Episode 40: Walking the Gangplank
In this week’s show Matt collates a series of interviews and reflections from this year’s Silicon Beach conference in Bournemouth. Over the course of the show we speak with: Vanja Vulic Sally Henderson Andy Beaumont Matt Desmier Dave Birss You can find a list of all the speakers at http://siliconbeach.eu/speakers_sb2017/ and there will be videos of all […]Read More Episode 39 – #sb2017
This week Chris & Matt discuss the nature of work as a place versus work as an activity, and the current gig economy storm around Uber in London. You can find Matt’s article The Place of Work here: https://mmitii.mattballantine.com/2017/09/21/the-place-of-work/ The excellent London Reconnections article unpicking the Uber story is here: https://www.londonreconnections.com/2017/understanding-uber-not-app/Read More Episode 38 – Taxi!
This week Chris & Matt travel to Broadcasting House to be joined by BBC technology reporter Zoe Kleinman to discuss Google, Gab, tech journalism and the likely tech news agenda over the next few months. And yes. That is Chris, sitting in John Humphry’s Chair.Read More Episode 37: Podcasting House
This week’s double subject includes an examination of when native Apps triumph over HTML, and also the results of Matt’s No Notepad experiments with the iPad Pro & Apple Pencil. You can read more about Matt’s no notepad experience here, and can find his 7 Reasons to App article here.Read More Episode 36 – When to App
In this week’s episode Matt & Chris look back to the 2012 Gartner prediction that by this year CMOs would be spending more on IT than CIOs, how that prediction has turned out, and what it all says about the analyst industries.Read More Episode 35: The 2017 CMO Meme
This week Chris & Matt are joined by Kate Bevan who talks GDPR readiness (or lack thereof) and the ongoing saga of politicians and encryption back doors. Matt & Chris also think about the latest challenge for the Microsoft Surface. You should check out Kate’s security-focused news site, Naked Security at https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/Read More WB40 Podcast: Episode 34 – GDPR Decrypted
This week Chris & Matt get a bunch of things off their chests. This shockingly bad documentary about robots, for instance. This blog post by Matt. The wonderful new book from Tim Harford. This much better documentary about automaton. We talked about the Stoddart Review of workplace efficiency Next week: A mystery guest. Maybe.Read More WB40 Podcast – Episode 33: Summer Miscellany
In this week’s episode Chris & Matt muse on a history of technology rivalries. If you haven’t seen the excellent Micro Men, you really should check it out…Read More WB40 Podcast: Episode 32 – Tribal