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Open Geneva; hackathon and hackshow

Open Geneva; hackathon and hackshow

Mid Morning Mix

Thomas Maillart explains what's happening at the Open Geneva hackathon and Hackshow taking place this week....

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Plane Talk - My lithium battery in my hand luggage

Plane Talk - My lithium battery in my hand luggage

Plane Talk

Lithium batteries have become the preferred energy source to power a wide variety of consumer goods ranging from mobile phones to children's toys, to cars and e-bikes. Though widely used, mo...

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Gadget Guru - Drone racing league

Gadget Guru - Drone racing league

Gadget Guru

Want to drive a drone, but don't want to fork out for a drone of your own? Then The Drone Racing League might be for you. Paul Bristow explains...

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Gadget Guru - Vorpal (I don't trust them)

Gadget Guru - Vorpal (I don't trust them)

Gadget Guru

    Vorpal have made these robots so cute, that we're suspicious. 

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Gadget Guru - Razor Turbo Jetts

Gadget Guru - Razor Turbo Jetts

Gadget Guru

Katt starts skeptical, but not for long...

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Why 1000 female scientists are off to Antarctica

Why 1000 female scientists are off to Antarctica

Mid Morning Mix

Daisy Hessenberger is in the studio to explain why 1000 women in working in STEM (science, technology, engineering & mathematics) are off to Antarctica as part of the Homeward Bound Project.

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Gadget Guru - Raptor AR Glasses for Cycling

Gadget Guru - Raptor AR Glasses for Cycling

Gadget Guru

Image: Raptor's Workout mode POV   Check out these new Raptor glasses! What features would you like to see?  

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Gadget Guru - L'Oreal UV Sense

Gadget Guru - L'Oreal UV Sense

Gadget Guru

Our Gadget Guru brings us a gadget to monitor UV rays that fits on your thumb nail.      

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Gadget Guru - Pixelbuds

Gadget Guru - Pixelbuds

Gadget Guru

Pixelbuds allow you to use real-time Google translate to connect with people around you, in 40 different languages. They have 5 hours of listening time with one charge, and come in a charging ca...

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Gadget Guru - Could these really be solar powered tiles?

Gadget Guru - Could these really be solar powered tiles?

Gadget Guru

Tesla are upping their game when it comes to solar paneling. 

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Gadget Guru - Oculus GO

Gadget Guru - Oculus GO

Gadget Guru

"Standalone" is a whole new category, designed to bring more freedom and accessibility to Virtual Reality viewing. Standalone is means that, without a cable or the need for a mobile ph...

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McKay Interview: Tan Le, Founder and CEO of Emotiv

McKay Interview: Tan Le, Founder and CEO of Emotiv

The McKay Interview

Michael is talking today to Tan Le. Her name might not be familiar, but she is a remarkable, young woman regarded, not only in her own country of Australia, but in many countries around the world, ...

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Plane Talk - Robotics at the airport for an ageing population

Plane Talk - Robotics at the airport for an ageing population

Plane Talk

Chaitan Jain, from IATA, looks at some of the innovative ways that airports might help ageing travellers in the future.    

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Gadget Guru - Has the Krack compromised everyone's Wi-Fi?

Gadget Guru - Has the Krack compromised everyone's Wi-Fi?

Gadget Guru

The answer is simply 'yes'. Your Wi-Fi is compromised. This week's message from the Gadget Guru is to stay protected against a recently detected weakness in Wi-Fi that techies are ca...

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Expanding Your Horizons - Fun-packed science workshops for girls

Expanding Your Horizons - Fun-packed science workshops for girls

Mid Morning Mix

Lorraine Mcdowell is a scientist. Over the years she's noticed that the gender ratio in science and technical industries is not weighted towards women. We look at why that might be and what her...

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Gadget Guru - Fairphone Upgrades

Gadget Guru - Fairphone Upgrades

Gadget Guru

iPhone, Samsung, HTC or...? What about another option that might not be one of the biggest players, but is certainly one of the fairest? Our very own Gadget Guru, Paul Bristow, returns again ...

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Plane Talk - Satellite technology vs giant concrete arrows

Plane Talk - Satellite technology vs giant concrete arrows

Plane Talk

Before there was satellite technology, there was radar technology. Before radar technology, pilots just depended on giant concrete arrows to point the way.  Technology moves on and we...

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Gadget Guru - The latest from Raspberry Pi

Gadget Guru - The latest from Raspberry Pi

Gadget Guru

Paul Bristow returns with his teeny tiny computer that has a teeny tiny price-tag. Paul gives us some examples of how you might like to use your Raspberry Pi whether you're the kind of person w...

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Gadget Guru - Motorbike Gadgetry

Gadget Guru - Motorbike Gadgetry

Gadget Guru

Vroom Vroom! Paul Bristow is back and cruising into the studio with a new motorcycle gadget from NUVIT that may have a pretty hefty price-tag, but will certainly make you feel like you're in...

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Plane Talk - What is Timatic and can I use it?

Plane Talk - What is Timatic and can I use it?

Plane Talk

Timatic is a database containing cross border passenger documentation requirements. Timatic is an abreviation for Travel Information Manual Automatic and is used by airlines to determine whether...

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Gadget Guru - Google Home!

Gadget Guru - Google Home!

Gadget Guru

OK Google! Google Home has tonnes of knowledge, but no personality. that's the overview from Paul Bristow, our Gadget Guru. He goes on... "I think ultimately, Google is ho...

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Gadget Guru - Elbow cassette player

Gadget Guru - Elbow cassette player

Gadget Guru

Our newest retro gadget... This elbow cassette player plays all your retro sounds and clips onto your pocket.       Photo: facebook.com/elbowcp

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Gadget Guru - Braava mopping robot, so you never mop again

Gadget Guru - Braava mopping robot, so you never mop again

Gadget Guru

  "I love mopping," said nobody, ever. Gadget Guru tells us about the latest gadget that could mean you'll never have to mop again. It looks and works in a similar way to t...

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Gadget Guru - Microsoft 10s

Gadget Guru - Microsoft 10s

Gadget Guru

What's new on Microsoft 10s? And what does the 's' stand for? Sometimes the Gadget Guru can answer all of our questions, but sometimes these gadgets are still shrouded in mystery...

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