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Broadcast: 16th & 17th November 2017
2017-11-15 15:09:53 by shi
Episode 151117
IT Stuff is installing updates, zero percent completed, do not turn off your radio.

In this month's Stuff Update we'll be mocking the powerful and then plugging the empowerment of our local events. So that's the usual then. Save you looking at the knowlege base innit.

Do not turn off your radio. Eighteen percent completed.

Our topics include:
Facebook fail auto-translate results in arrest and account blocking
Apple FaceID fooled by 3D printed face and facial similarities
China developing tech to recognise any citizen’s face in 3 seconds
Apple bug disallow users to type the letter, 'i'
Google's Android forced 'permission' activity recognition
Mark Karpeles and MtGox bitcoin malarkey
Plague of stealth miners in your apps & browser
Ethereum updates
Twitter 280 character limit examplifies quantity over quality

World of Stuff:
Compuserve forums shutting down along with AOL Instant Messenger

Contact us via @itstuffradio on the twitters

Local events:
Bradford Coder Dojo - Sat, 18th Nov 2017 9:30am-12pm at Little Germany
Get into Tech, Leeds - Work experience Jan to April 2018, closing date for applications is 17th Nov

Retro repeat (Can you guess what it is?)

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Broadcast: 19th & 20th October 2017
2017-10-18 15:46:04 by shi
Episode 181017
Welcome to Negativity Month! Wherein the first half of the show we'll celebrate the misery of autumn with negative technology stories and security fails.

We conclude the show with AI and local events in an attempt to cheer ourselves up. Will it work?

Our topics include:
WPA2 Krack attack
Adobe Flash emergency patch
Key fobs on Subaru cars
Microsoft Outlook plain text attachment in encrypted mail
Adobe Security Team blogs their own PGP Private key
Deloitte login details leaked
Monero bitcoin miners
WeChat bffs the Chinese Govt
US mobile phone shares anything for money
Pornhub advert spyware
Equifax fake flash upgrade
Mattel withdraws kid-focused “smart hub” Aristotle
Disqus data breaches
Twitter doubles word count and revised abuse policy

Singularity Watch:
Google's teachable machine - using your camera, live in the browser

Contact us via @itstuffradio on the twitters

Local events:
Bradford Coder Dojo 3rd Birthday - Sat, 28th Oct 2017 9:30am-12pm at Little Germany
Queer Code Yorkshire - 2nd Nov at Sky Betting & Gaming Wellington Place Leeds

A bit of Cracktro, played on the chipophone as used on Lemmings and Silkworm 4 by 4mat

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Broadcast: 21st & 22nd September 2017
2017-09-20 15:23:39 by shi
Episode 200917
Hello everybody, this is IT Stuff on BCB Radio. We get together once a month and we talk about the wonder, the magic of information technology, tomorrow’s world today ... with a few bugs here and there.

Today we are joined by John Hudson with a special report on the recent Wuthering Bytes event!

Ooh and this month's secret phrase is, "watermelon head puppets".

Our topics include:
Apple's new shiny things
CEX breach
Equifax breach
Pirate Bay bitcoin miner

Singularity Watch:
Artificial face reconstruction
Apple FaceID
KFC Training on the Oculus Rift

Contact us via @itstuffradio on the twitters

Local events:
Badonkadonk - Wed, 11th October 7-9pm at Turls Green, Bradford
Bradford Coder Dojo - Sat, 30th Sept 2017 9:30am-12pm at Little Germany

Rocket Man by William Shatner

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Broadcast: 24th & 25th August 2017
2017-08-23 14:10:13 by shi
Episode 230817
Hey hey hey it's time for IT Stuff. And the big question this month: is it a terms of service violation to threaten nuclear war on Twitter?

Smart gun hacked
Ship tracker
Killer car wash
Worst Data Leak Ever
Safestyle and Virgo Home Improvements
Siggraph 2017
Lazy Game Reviews

Youtube of the Month:

Singularity Watch:
Purrli, the online cat-purr generator

Contact us via @itstuffradio on the twitters

Local events:
Ladies of Code Summer Night Out - Thur, 31st August 7pm at Bundobust, Leeds
Badonkadonk - Wed, 13th September 7-9pm at Turls Green, Bradford

Do Androids dream of electric guitars? Exploring the future of musical A.I.

I want a hippopotamus for Christmas by Vicki Dale & The Peter Pan Orchestra

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Broadcast: 27th & 28th July 2017
2017-07-27 01:21:39 by shi
Episode 260717
We've got Artificial Intelligence, Artificial Information, local spammers and plenty of death foretold!

O'Reilly are ending sales of paper books
Goodbye Adobe Flash!
Goodbye MS Paint!
ISPs to block access to pornographic websites
Local Spammers fined by Information Commisioner
162kg of drones stuck together to a chair
NASA's soundcloud channel

Youtube of the Month:

Singularity Watch:
US funding research into Advanced Brain-Computer Interfaces (DARPA)
Spat between Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg on AI regulations
The watery end of security guard robot, "Knightscope K5"

Contact us via @itstuffradio on the twitters

Local events:
Badonkadonk 9th August 19:00 - 21:00

DEFCON 1 and Codebreaker 78 by Man Or Astro-Man?

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Broadcast: 1st & 2nd June 2017
2017-06-01 00:49:31 by shi
Episode 310517
Today's delirious rambling is an incident themed special Stuff!

Downtime of the month - British Airways
Wannacry ransomware
Political advertising on Facebook
Bose headphones alleged spying
HP Laptops keylogger in the audio driver
Giant poo emoji pool inflatables

Anniversary Corner - Google Street View

Shi's world of stuff:
MagPi Magazine free AIY Projects for Pi
Chromebook GalliumOS update

Contact us via @itstuffradio on the twitters

Local events:
Feral Vector Game Design Festival, Hebden Bridge 1st - 3rd June
Badonkadonk has moved to the Turls Green! 14th June 19:00 - 21:00
Bradford Coder Dojo https://bradford-coderdojo.github.io/ 17th June
BradLUG http://bradlug.co.uk/ 12th June

Shadowplay by Joy Division

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Broadcast: 4th & 5th May 2017
2017-05-04 00:13:22 by shi
Episode 030517
What a treat! It's the IT Stuff Artificial Intelligence Special!

Adobe's Project Voco
Google's Wavenet speech synthesiser
Amazon Alexa horror
David Hasselhoff stars in 'It's No Game', the follow-up to 'Sunspring'
Anniversary Corner - Basic is 53 years old
Pinebook based on Pine64
Monit Smart Diaper Monitor

Contact us via @itstuffradio on the twitters

Local events:
Badonkadonk has moved to the Turls Green! Wed, 10th May 19:00 - 21:00
Bradford Coder Dojo https://bradford-coderdojo.github.io/ 20th May

0x0A Hack Commandments by Dual Core

The Power of Sheng w Super Mario by Taiwan Philharmonic

Download transcript (.odt file): itstuff030517
Broadcast: 6th & 7th April 2017
2017-04-05 23:33:03 by shi
Episode 050417
This month takes us through these topics - some brief, others not so brief.

Cooking with AI
Twitter eggs
Terror in our electrical devices
Two drone Pooper scooper
Demise of Club Penguin

Contact us via @itstuffradio on the twitters

Local events:
Bradford Coder Dojo https://bradford-coderdojo.github.io/ 29th April

Dispepsi - The Smile that You Can't Hide and Drink It Up by Negativland

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Broadcast: 9th & 10th March 2017
2017-03-19 18:23:10 by shi
Episode 080317
Oh boy, have we got some tech news for you this month! Are you sitting comfortably?

CIA Wikileaks
Evil TeddyBears
April the giraffe
Bitter Nintendo Cartridges

Youtube of the month:

Sorry! Due to technical issues, the lip sync is out at the last part of the show.

Contact us via @itstuffradio on the twitters

Local events:
Leeds International Festival http://leedsinternationalfestival.com/ 22/30 April
Leeds Digital Festival http://leedsdigitalfestival.org 22/29 April

Kill V. Maim by Grimes

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Broadcast: 9th & 10th February 2017
2017-02-08 22:30:21 by shi
Episode 080217
Another month, another show. Listen to us babble about the digitals.

*Drive-by hacking
*Cyber squirrels

Shi's World of stuff:
Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3

Youtube of the month:

Contact us via @itstuffradio on the twitters

Local events:
Bradford Coderdojo
Bradford LoRaWAN Launch

Nellie The Elephant

2 Minutes To Midnight by Iron Maiden

Download transcript (.odt file): itstuff080217
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