TechTalkUK Podcast 143 – No USB-C – No Deal

January 27th, 2017 | Posted by Nick Robinson in Podcast - (Comments Off)

In show 143: Kev and Richard discuss whether a lack of USB C is a deal breaker for a phone now, why the Withings watch went back and Android security updates,  how much do they matter? (more…)

TechTalkUK Podcast 142 – A Lenovo Adventure :-)

January 20th, 2017 | Posted by Nick Robinson in Podcast - (Comments Off)

Kev and Nick talk about the new bargain Android hero phone, the Lenovo P2, and Kev’s attempt to purchase it, and also discuss the brand new Blue Yeti mic that Kev is now using to record TTUK.

We also announce that we are now official affilates for John Lewis, so another way to support the show without sending us money directly. (more…)

TechTalkUK Podcast 141 – Only a little AirPods talk :-)

January 13th, 2017 | Posted by Nick Robinson in Podcast - (Comments Off)

In show 141: It’s Kev and Richard this week, and although we do touch on Airpods, its a quick chat as Richard only just got some.

We also talk Blackberry Mercury, HTC, Pixel, HMD (Nokia) and chat about a good VoIP app for iOS http://www.counterpath.com/smartphone-clients/

Richard has even bought a new Nokia product! http://www.withings.com/uk/en/products/steel-hr

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TechTalkUK Podcast 140 – Guy Fawkes Revisited

January 6th, 2017 | Posted by Nick Robinson in Podcast - (Comments Off)

In Show 140: Nick and Kev bring you a caffeine fuelled episode, Kev tries not to talk about AirPods and fireworks fly as he brings us an update on his MacBook Pro adventure. We discuss why we are both happy with our fruity existence and chat briefly about CES. (more…)

Amazon and Me

January 1st, 2017 | Posted by Kevin Wright in Features - (1 Comments)

Happy New Year to all of our listeners and followers, I want to start 2017 with a decision, and I would welcome your advice or thoughts. Twitter is probably the best place to make contact since comments here are turned off.

As you all know, I use Amazon quite a lot, (more…)

TechTalkUK Podcast 139 – Out with the old, Goodbye 2016

December 30th, 2016 | Posted by Nick Robinson in Podcast - (Comments Off)

It’s the last show of 2016, Kev, Nick and Richard are all here this week, Kev has bought some AirPods and explains how to find the elusive headphones at Argos. Richard picks his device of the year. We also discuss Kev’s replacement for the MacBook Air. Kev is enjoying Readly a new way to read magazines you can find out more at https://get.readly.com/V5JxzA7-0to_AE1w (more…)

TechTalkUK Podcast 138 – Appley Christmas

December 23rd, 2016 | Posted by Nick Robinson in Podcast - (Comments Off)

In show 138: Nick and Kev chat about the Apple AirPods and Nick uses them as his microphone, testing them both together and each on it’s own against his normal Samson Go Mic. Kev gives his thoughts on the WileyFox Swift 2 Plus and explains why he finds it hard to use an Android phone which isn’t a Samsung.
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Bose QC 30

December 18th, 2016 | Posted by Kevin Wright in Reviews - (Comments Off)

This is my early review of the Bose QC 30 headphones. If you decide to buy a set, maybe you can consider using my Amazon link here.

 

Screen Shot 2016-12-17 at 16.56.34Before we start, take a look at this photo of the QC 30, they do look very different to any other set of in ear headphones (unless you recall the LG Tone!), and for a while, that ugly looking neckband had put me (more…)

TechTalkUK Podcast 137 – Stuck on the iPhone

December 16th, 2016 | Posted by Nick Robinson in Podcast - (Comments Off)

In show 137: Kev and Richard are back for an hour of chat, we talk about getting stuck on the iPhone whether we like it or not, and also cover the usual fare of home automation, Alexa, Christmas lights and the best value Android phone since the Orange San Francisco.  (more…)

TechTalkUK Podcast 136 – Is anyone really surprised?

December 8th, 2016 | Posted by Nick Robinson in Podcast - (Comments Off)

In show 136: Well that didn’t last long, regular listeners will not be surprised to hear this weeks news as Kev explains why he has another iPhone 7. We also chat about the Microsoft Studio Pro and Leo Laporte’s reaction to it. (more…)