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TechTalkUK 139 - Out with the old, Goodbye 2016

December 30th, 2016

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


TechTalkUK 138 - Appley Christmas

December 23rd, 2016

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.


TechTalkUK Podcast 137 - Stuck on the iPhone

December 15th, 2016

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. 


TechTalkUK 136 - Is anyone really surprised?

December 8th, 2016

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.


TechTalkUK 135 - Kev is iPhoneless again!

December 1st, 2016

This week Kev explains how h3 is STILL without an iPhone (unless you count a £75 5C :-) after 6 whole days.

We talk a bit more about home automation, and Richard has his thoughts on the Amazon Echo.

There is also something a bit different about this weeks podcast, see if you can work out what it is!



TechTalkUK 134 - Home Illumination

November 24th, 2016

In show 134: Kev and Nick chat about Apple customer service, how long does it take to get a genius appointment, is it failing or are they a victim of their own success. Apple stop making the Airport Extreme router and Kev sets out on the first steps to automating the home with a light bulb,  the Lifx Bulb and a plug socket, the TP Link 13 amp Socket


TechTalkUK Podcast 133 – Dots, Macs, Gmail and Music

November 17th, 2016

This week its Kev and Richard, and we talk about the Dot again (sorry), and slag off the new Macbooks a bit, plus very brief look at Pixel.

Richard hates on the new iOS version of gMail, and I still can't decide what phone to use on a daily basis.

Amazon Music is now even more confusing, and OnePlus have a new (huh, call that new?) model out. Yawn :-)

Here are links to things we also mention. Dot Echo TP Link Socket Amazon Music  Our Sponsor




TechTalkUK 132 - Trumping Alexa

November 11th, 2016

Nick and Kev are back with another weelky dose of Tech chat, this week we comment on President Elect Trump (yep, it did happen), the fact that Kev has got rid of the iPhone 7......and then bought an iPhone 6S again. We also give Alexa a bit of a workout on the show, and if you already own one, you may want to press the little Mic cancel button for an the last 20 mins of the show :-)

Links (aff) for items mentioned in this weeks show.


Alexa (AKA the Dot)

RoxaPlus Mains BT dongle

Ourgroceries App Android

Ourgroceries App iOS

Widget+ iOS


TechTalkUK 131 - Macs and More

November 3rd, 2016

Kev and Richard this week, talking about the new MacBooks, phones of course, and a couple of tips and tricks about buying second hand kit, and listening to Kindle books.


TechTalkUK 130 - MacBook Event

October 27th, 2016

Nick and Kev talk about some very expensive Macbooks, the equally pricey Pixel phones, and the ever boring iPhone 7 / Samsung S7 Edge swapperoo.