A Decade Apart: Technology & Politics Podcast
About the Show
This podcast is where technology and politics come together. Every two weeks, brothers Calvin and Tim get together to discuss politics and technology. Calvin holds down the fort on politics whilst Tim champions tech. Add to that the decade that puts them in different generations, give them one hour, two mics and you get this podcast.
Episode 8: The BBC should have been Netflix by now.
August 16th, 2017
44 mins 46 secs
bbc, entertainment, media, politics, tech
What story does the recent announcement at BBC about pay, reflect on their aims and ambitions to take on the likes of Netflix? Find out as we discuss a range of issues facing the BBC.
Episode 7: Election Deep Dive
July 17th, 2017
42 mins 59 secs
brexit, elections, politics, technology, voting
We do a deep dive into the most recent UK election.
Episode 6: Catchup Episode: We're back from our break
July 10th, 2017
27 mins 5 secs
amazon, brexit, may, politics, technology, theresa, uk
In this shorter than usual episode, we summarise what we've been up to during our break and we catchup on all the events of the last 2 months.
Episode 5: Job Automation
May 4th, 2017
1 hr 9 mins
ai, jobs, politics, technology
In this episode we take a look at the possible impact of job automation and the challenges it poses to our existing societal framework for employment.
Episode 4: Brexit & Tech: What's next?
April 11th, 2017
1 hr 10 mins
brexit, government, politics, technology
This week we discuss the impact of Brexit on technology as concept within government and its impact on the technology sector as a vital industry in our economy.
Episode 3: Cryptocurrency / Bitcoin and Government policy
March 26th, 2017
57 mins 16 secs
bitcoin, politics, technology
In this episode we decipher bitcoin in simple speak and take a look at some of the challenges conventional currencies and government need t overcome in the near and long term future in order to adapt to the new technology.
Episode 2: Uber, Autonomous cars & Ai
March 2nd, 2017
54 mins 27 secs
ai, autonomous, cars, government, politics., technology, uber
This week, we discuss Uber and the friction they cause in society by challenging the status quo, and following that we discus AI and how the government might be missing the point.