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The award-winning WIRED UK Podcast with James Temperton and the rest of the team. Listen every week for the an informed and entertaining rundown of latest technology, science, business and culture news. New episodes every Friday.

The award-winning WIRED UK Podcast with James Temperton and the rest of the team. Listen every week for the an informed and entertaining rundown of latest technology, science, business and culture news. New episodes every Friday.

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The award-winning WIRED UK Podcast with James Temperton and the rest of the team. Listen every week for the an informed and entertaining rundown of latest technology, science, business and culture news. New episodes every Friday.

Language:

English


Episodes

The quest to make cheesy cheese-free cheese

4/9/2021
Coming up today… we go on a quest to find out how to make cheesy cheese-free cheese and we delve into New Zealand’s Covid-19 bin mystery. The quest to make genuinely cheesy dairy-free cheese https://www.wired.co.uk/article/dairy-free-cheese What the world can learn from New Zealand’s Covid-19 bin mystery https://www.wired.co.uk/article/new-zealand-zero-covid-transmission Music by Filip Hnizdo. Show produced and edited (remotely) by Matt Burgess Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:40:14

Lewis Hamilton opens up about activism and life beyond F1

4/2/2021
Coming up today… F1 supremo Lewis Hamilton on the science of success, activism and what comes next and we explore the future of artificial intelligence. The stories we talked about this week: Lewis Hamilton opens up about activism and life beyond F1 https://www.wired.co.uk/article/lewis-hamilton Getting AI to work in a fleshy, messy world is harder than you think https://www.wired.co.uk/article/artificial-intelligence-future Music by Filip Hnizdo Produced and edited (remotely) by Matt...

Duration:00:47:42

The drug that changed medicine

3/26/2021
How one of the world's largest tech trade shows still plans to go ahead this year and we explore the fascinating future of personalised medicine. MWC's biggest exhibitor is a tiny startup nobody's ever heard of https://www.wired.co.uk/article/mwc-2021-exhibitors A dying child, a mother's love and the drug that changed medicine https://www.wired.co.uk/article/milasen-aso-gene-therapy Music by Filip Hnizdo Produced and edited (remotely) by Matt Burgess Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:36:49

What’s the deal with NFTs?

3/19/2021
Coming up today… we chart the rise and fall of Football Index and explain what the hell is going on with non-fungible tokens. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:42:58

The terror and trauma of surviving ICU with Covid-19

3/12/2021
Coming up today… the long-term psychological impacts of surviving ICU with Covid-19 and how Slack can actually fix workplace communications. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:45:53

Can deepfakes replace The Simpsons?

3/5/2021
Coming up today: we explain why anecdotal benefits of microdosing might only be a placebo effect and find out how a bunch of deepfakes could one day replace the cast of The Simpsons. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:41:42

In conversation with DeepMind’s Demis Hassabis

3/5/2021
Demis Hassabis, CEO and co-founder of DeepMind, joins Greg Williams to discuss how AI can impact scientific research, building multidisciplinary teams – and how to combat algorithmic bias

Duration:00:23:12

Why grow grapes in space?

2/26/2021
The Uber lawsuit feeding frenzy, how growing grapes in space can make wine better on Earth and the reality of life under Myanmar’s internet shutdown. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:46:46

Uber has lost. What happens next?

2/19/2021
Coming up today: What Uber’s loss in the Supreme Court means for the gig economy, why Facebook was right to ban news in Australia and we go inside the UK’s controversial Covid-19 challenge trial Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:53:37

The origin of the UK variant

2/12/2021
Coming up today: Matt Reynolds delves into the origins of the UK Covid-19 variant, Natasha looks at how Amazon saved Deliveroo from disaster and Amit charts the strange demise of Habbo Hotel Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:52:44

How QAnon took over yoga

2/5/2021
Coming up today: we explain how QAnon took over yoga, look at Google’s plan to rewrite the rules of the web and investigate the scammers getting rich from the lockdown puppy boom. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:57:23

Is this the end of WeWork?

1/29/2021
Coming up today: we delve deep into WeWork’s financials, look at what’s really happening with Covid-19 in North Korea and get moderately angry about generic startup adverts Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:52:56

The Covid-19 nose disaster

1/22/2021
Coming up today: a Covid crisis for sommeliers and bakers, the tragic rise of instant loan apps and that data that shows why April is going to be a tough month for everyone. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:44:48

The last days of Parler

1/15/2021
Coming up today: we’re 500 today so we’re all feeling terribly old. Come celebrate Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:56:00

Our (optimistic) predictions for 2021

1/8/2021
Coming up today: lucid dreams, lonely penguins and our predictions for 2021 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:57:35

The great WIRED quiz of 2020

12/11/2020
Coming up today: it’s the final podcast of 2020, so we’re having a party... Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:54:09

What the Covid-19 vaccines mean for returning to work

12/4/2020
Coming up today: How a coronavirus vaccine will affect the return to work, what we learned from F1’s biggest crash in recent history, and how will Santa deal with lockdown? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:48:46

How to make sure Christmas isn't a Covid-19 disaster

11/27/2020
Coming up today: Matt Reynolds lays on a Covid Christmas, Amit explains why Netflix is elbowing in on linear TV, and Matt Burgess explores the issue of work burnout. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:55:24

How China crushed Covid-19

11/20/2020
Coming up today: Matt Reynolds dissects China’s coronavirus strategy, Amit asks why games are getting shorter, and we discuss the security faux pas you’re probably making Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:58:03

All you need to know about the Covid-19 vaccine

11/13/2020
Amit and Matt Reynolds talk us through the Covid-19 vaccine breakthrough and Natasha explores the weird world of pandemic office Christmas parties Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:51:31