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The Gadget Man - Technology News and Reviews

The Gadget Man - Technology News and Reviews

Matt Porter

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Technology and Gadget Reviews on air, online, in print and in person

Latest Episodes

Gadget Man – Episode 166 – Is that really you? Three ways to avoid phishing email, the audio version

Following up on my previous blog post avoiding phishing emails, I present the audio version, but is it really me at all? Tune in and listen, and do let me know what you think? See you next time! Stay Safe, Matt

4 MIN2 w ago
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Gadget Man – Episode 166 – Is that really you? Three ways to avoid phishing email, the audio version

The Gadget Man – Episode 165 – How to get going with video calls with Rob Dunger from Felixstowe Radio

Today, I spoke to Rob Dunger on Radio Felixstowe about getting going with video calls using Zoom, Houseparty, Skype, Messenger or Google Meet! You can listen to the segment via the attached file or read the Is was great to catch up with Rob after so long! Matt Porter: [00:00:00] Well, we, we start with, … Continue reading The Gadget Man – Episode 165 – How to get going with video calls with Rob Dunger from Felixstowe Radio →

17 MINMAY 13
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The Gadget Man – Episode 165 – How to get going with video calls with Rob Dunger from Felixstowe Radio

Gadget Man – Episode 164 – Debunking the COVID-19 / 5G Conspiracy Theory

Yesterday myself and industry expert, Dario Talmesio, Principal Analyst & Practice Leader at Omdia spoke to James Hazell on BBC Radio Suffolk about the COVID-19 / 5G Conspiracy Theory. You can listen to the stream above or read on to find out more. 5G has been under attack by conspiracy theorists for as long as … Continue reading Gadget Man – Episode 164 – Debunking the COVID-19 / 5G Conspiracy Theory →

10 MINAPR 8
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Gadget Man – Episode 164 – Debunking the COVID-19 / 5G Conspiracy Theory

The Gadget Man – Episode 163 – Improving Broadband Speeds and Setting up Video Calling

The Coronavirus / Covid-19 crisis continues to affect the entire world. With the newly introduced restrictions of movement of people in the UK, today I spoke to James Hazell at BBC Radio Suffolk about how such a large increase in people at home can affect our Broadband Speeds and what we can do to get … Continue reading The Gadget Man – Episode 163 – Improving Broadband Speeds and Setting up Video Calling →

16 MINMAR 26
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The Gadget Man – Episode 163 – Improving Broadband Speeds and Setting up Video Calling

The Gadget Man – Episode 162 – Working From Home During the Coronavirus / Covid-19 Crisis

Such are the strange times we live in, many of us now face working from home for the first time along with caring for our children. I have worked from home extensively over the past 20 years and I thought I would try and share some tips on how I have been able to work … Continue reading The Gadget Man – Episode 162 – Working From Home During the Coronavirus / Covid-19 Crisis →

8 MINMAR 21
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The Gadget Man – Episode 162 – Working From Home During the Coronavirus / Covid-19 Crisis

Gadget Man – Episode 161 – Phantom Calls – Zombie Bots – Hair Straighteners – VAT Free eBooks

In this week’s Gadget Man, I talk to James Hazell about phantom phone calls when phones are set to silent, Zombie Bot Networks, Dyson Hair Straighteners and VAT is finally removed from eBooks! You can listen to the stream (above) or play the video (below) James Hazell: [00:00:00] It’s time. We looked at technology, several … Continue reading Gadget Man – Episode 161 – Phantom Calls – Zombie Bots – Hair Straighteners – VAT Free eBooks →

10 MINMAR 13
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Gadget Man – Episode 161 – Phantom Calls – Zombie Bots – Hair Straighteners – VAT Free eBooks

Gadget Man – Episode 160 – Apple Settles for $500m – SSL Issues – Boston Dynamics

This week’s Podcast / Vlog-cast comes from the second floor of Gadget Towers! In this episode, I talk to James Hazell at BBC Radio Suffolk about Apple’s class action settlement regarding the perceived slowing down of older iPhone models. Running a website with an SSL certificate from Let’s Encrypt? Check that you don’t need to … Continue reading Gadget Man – Episode 160 – Apple Settles for $500m – SSL Issues – Boston Dynamics →

7 MINMAR 6
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Gadget Man – Episode 160 – Apple Settles for $500m – SSL Issues – Boston Dynamics

Gadget Man – Episode 159 – James Hazell Mix Tape Part 4 – Two Tribes – Frankie Goes To Hollywood

This morning was the final of my Mix Tape tracks played by James Hazell on BBC Radio Suffolk. I’ve attached the YouTube playlist yet again below which will play the interview followed by the track. Two Tribes, by Frankie Goes To Hollywood, is a truly incredible track which absolutely blew the music scene away back … Continue reading Gadget Man – Episode 159 – James Hazell Mix Tape Part 4 – Two Tribes – Frankie Goes To Hollywood →

10 MINFEB 21
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Gadget Man – Episode 159 – James Hazell Mix Tape Part 4 – Two Tribes – Frankie Goes To Hollywood

Gadget Man - Episode 158 - James Hazell Mix Tape Part 3 - Coldplay - What If?

“I think that there are great ideas which sometimes are rolled out by the wrong people.” This morning was the third of my Mix Tape tracks played by James Hazell on BBC Radio Suffolk. I’ve attached the YouTube playlist again below which will play the interview followed by the track. This is a track which … Continue reading Gadget Man – Episode 158 – James Hazell Mix Tape Part 3 – Coldplay – What If? →

8 MINFEB 19
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Gadget Man - Episode 158 - James Hazell Mix Tape Part 3 - Coldplay - What If?

Gadget Man Episode 157 – James Hazell Mix Tape Part 2 – Energy 52 – Cafe Del Mar

This morning was the second of my Mix Tape tracks played by James Hazell on BBC Radio Suffolk. I’ve attached the YouTube playlist again below which will play the interview followed by the track. This is probably one of my favourite pieces of music ever, I don’t know quite where I first heard it, but … Continue reading Gadget Man Episode 157 – James Hazell Mix Tape Part 2 – Energy 52 – Cafe Del Mar →

10 MINFEB 19
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Gadget Man Episode 157 – James Hazell Mix Tape Part 2 – Energy 52 – Cafe Del Mar

Latest Episodes

Gadget Man – Episode 166 – Is that really you? Three ways to avoid phishing email, the audio version

Following up on my previous blog post avoiding phishing emails, I present the audio version, but is it really me at all? Tune in and listen, and do let me know what you think? See you next time! Stay Safe, Matt

4 MIN2 w ago
Comments
Gadget Man – Episode 166 – Is that really you? Three ways to avoid phishing email, the audio version

The Gadget Man – Episode 165 – How to get going with video calls with Rob Dunger from Felixstowe Radio

Today, I spoke to Rob Dunger on Radio Felixstowe about getting going with video calls using Zoom, Houseparty, Skype, Messenger or Google Meet! You can listen to the segment via the attached file or read the Is was great to catch up with Rob after so long! Matt Porter: [00:00:00] Well, we, we start with, … Continue reading The Gadget Man – Episode 165 – How to get going with video calls with Rob Dunger from Felixstowe Radio →

17 MINMAY 13
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The Gadget Man – Episode 165 – How to get going with video calls with Rob Dunger from Felixstowe Radio

Gadget Man – Episode 164 – Debunking the COVID-19 / 5G Conspiracy Theory

Yesterday myself and industry expert, Dario Talmesio, Principal Analyst & Practice Leader at Omdia spoke to James Hazell on BBC Radio Suffolk about the COVID-19 / 5G Conspiracy Theory. You can listen to the stream above or read on to find out more. 5G has been under attack by conspiracy theorists for as long as … Continue reading Gadget Man – Episode 164 – Debunking the COVID-19 / 5G Conspiracy Theory →

10 MINAPR 8
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Gadget Man – Episode 164 – Debunking the COVID-19 / 5G Conspiracy Theory

The Gadget Man – Episode 163 – Improving Broadband Speeds and Setting up Video Calling

The Coronavirus / Covid-19 crisis continues to affect the entire world. With the newly introduced restrictions of movement of people in the UK, today I spoke to James Hazell at BBC Radio Suffolk about how such a large increase in people at home can affect our Broadband Speeds and what we can do to get … Continue reading The Gadget Man – Episode 163 – Improving Broadband Speeds and Setting up Video Calling →

16 MINMAR 26
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The Gadget Man – Episode 163 – Improving Broadband Speeds and Setting up Video Calling

The Gadget Man – Episode 162 – Working From Home During the Coronavirus / Covid-19 Crisis

Such are the strange times we live in, many of us now face working from home for the first time along with caring for our children. I have worked from home extensively over the past 20 years and I thought I would try and share some tips on how I have been able to work … Continue reading The Gadget Man – Episode 162 – Working From Home During the Coronavirus / Covid-19 Crisis →

8 MINMAR 21
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The Gadget Man – Episode 162 – Working From Home During the Coronavirus / Covid-19 Crisis

Gadget Man – Episode 161 – Phantom Calls – Zombie Bots – Hair Straighteners – VAT Free eBooks

In this week’s Gadget Man, I talk to James Hazell about phantom phone calls when phones are set to silent, Zombie Bot Networks, Dyson Hair Straighteners and VAT is finally removed from eBooks! You can listen to the stream (above) or play the video (below) James Hazell: [00:00:00] It’s time. We looked at technology, several … Continue reading Gadget Man – Episode 161 – Phantom Calls – Zombie Bots – Hair Straighteners – VAT Free eBooks →

10 MINMAR 13
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Gadget Man – Episode 161 – Phantom Calls – Zombie Bots – Hair Straighteners – VAT Free eBooks

Gadget Man – Episode 160 – Apple Settles for $500m – SSL Issues – Boston Dynamics

This week’s Podcast / Vlog-cast comes from the second floor of Gadget Towers! In this episode, I talk to James Hazell at BBC Radio Suffolk about Apple’s class action settlement regarding the perceived slowing down of older iPhone models. Running a website with an SSL certificate from Let’s Encrypt? Check that you don’t need to … Continue reading Gadget Man – Episode 160 – Apple Settles for $500m – SSL Issues – Boston Dynamics →

7 MINMAR 6
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Gadget Man – Episode 160 – Apple Settles for $500m – SSL Issues – Boston Dynamics

Gadget Man – Episode 159 – James Hazell Mix Tape Part 4 – Two Tribes – Frankie Goes To Hollywood

This morning was the final of my Mix Tape tracks played by James Hazell on BBC Radio Suffolk. I’ve attached the YouTube playlist yet again below which will play the interview followed by the track. Two Tribes, by Frankie Goes To Hollywood, is a truly incredible track which absolutely blew the music scene away back … Continue reading Gadget Man – Episode 159 – James Hazell Mix Tape Part 4 – Two Tribes – Frankie Goes To Hollywood →

10 MINFEB 21
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Gadget Man – Episode 159 – James Hazell Mix Tape Part 4 – Two Tribes – Frankie Goes To Hollywood

Gadget Man - Episode 158 - James Hazell Mix Tape Part 3 - Coldplay - What If?

“I think that there are great ideas which sometimes are rolled out by the wrong people.” This morning was the third of my Mix Tape tracks played by James Hazell on BBC Radio Suffolk. I’ve attached the YouTube playlist again below which will play the interview followed by the track. This is a track which … Continue reading Gadget Man – Episode 158 – James Hazell Mix Tape Part 3 – Coldplay – What If? →

8 MINFEB 19
Comments
Gadget Man - Episode 158 - James Hazell Mix Tape Part 3 - Coldplay - What If?

Gadget Man Episode 157 – James Hazell Mix Tape Part 2 – Energy 52 – Cafe Del Mar

This morning was the second of my Mix Tape tracks played by James Hazell on BBC Radio Suffolk. I’ve attached the YouTube playlist again below which will play the interview followed by the track. This is probably one of my favourite pieces of music ever, I don’t know quite where I first heard it, but … Continue reading Gadget Man Episode 157 – James Hazell Mix Tape Part 2 – Energy 52 – Cafe Del Mar →

10 MINFEB 19
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Gadget Man Episode 157 – James Hazell Mix Tape Part 2 – Energy 52 – Cafe Del Mar
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