Bad Voltage

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Every two weeks Bad Voltage delivers an amusing take on technology, Open Source, politics, music, and anything else we think is interesting, as well as interviews and reviews. The show is presented by Jono Bacon, Jeremy Garcia, and Stuart Langridge.

The last show of 2016! [00:03:14] A year ago, the four members of Bad Voltage looked forward in time and predicted what would happen in 2016. And now, we look back and say: how did we do? Our roles as Nostradamuses (Nostradami?) come under analysis[...]
It’s the holiday season! An excuse to buy interesting tech for people. But… what to get? Well, we’re here for you. Stuart Langridge, Jeremy Garcia, Bryan Lunduke and Jono Bacon each give suggestions of some cool things that you mig[...]
In this episode, we devote the whole show to a different format: a wide- ranging discussion on Linux adoption and market share, following the news that it’s been trending up and over 2% consistently for a while now. Taking in the current state [...]
In a slightly altered format, we split into pairs this week and each sets the other pair a topic. Jono Bacon and Stuart Langridge set a topic for discussion for Bryan Lunduke and Jeremy Garcia, and Bryan and Jeremy do the same for Stuart and Jono: [...]
Je(re)my Garcia, Stuart Langri(dge), Jono Ba(con) and Bry-(in) Lunduke present Bad Voltage, in which half of us change phones, half of us go to All Things Open, and: 00:02:13 Jono buys the new Google Pixel and tells us what he thinks of the bi[...]
Jeremy Garcia, Stuart Langridge, Jono Bacon and Bryan Lunduke present Bad Voltage, in which three idiots fail to recognise the glory of having the theme tune from The League Of Gentlemen as one’s ringtone, we create Garcia’s Law, and: [...]
1×76: Bd Vltg Oct. 15, 2016
The Bad Voltage team are half away this week. Fortunately, the good half remain. Since there’s only Stuart and Jeremy we decided to not do a “standard” show; instead, it’s a riff revisiting a bunch of previous topics and seei[...]
1×75: Surround Meatballs Sept. 22, 2016
Jono Bacon, Jeremy Garcia, Bryan Lunduke, and Stuart Langridge bring you Bad Voltage, in which there is a ginger Columbo, the Buffalo Bills come in for more hassle that even their performance warrants, Google release a release announcement for a new[...]
1×74: Google Minus Sept. 8, 2016
Jono Bacon, Jeremy Garcia, and Stuart Langridge bring you Bad Voltage, in which Bryan was sadly caught in traffic, Jeremy was caught by Motorola, litigators are caught offside, and: 00:22:40 Our own Jeremy purchased a Motorola 360 Sport runner[...]
1×73: DEET Ox Aug. 11, 2016
Jono Bacon, Jeremy Garcia, Bryan Lunduke, and Stuart Langridge bring you Bad Voltage, in which Kinder Eggs make a surprising appearance, no time off is taken from the internet, and: 00:02:12 It’s becoming trendy, and possibly useful, to [...]
Jono Bacon, Jeremy Garcia, Bryan Lunduke, and Stuart Langridge bring you Bad Voltage, in which we poke mangoes, we set up a Tumblr about people walking off cliffs, we buy music or we don’t, and: 00:01:57 Pokemon Go is the latest sensatio[...]
1×71: Divisions July 14, 2016
Jono Bacon, Jeremy Garcia, and Stuart Langridge (Bryan is unavoidably absent but present in spirit) bring you Bad Voltage, in which there is worry about the future, there is concern about the present, there is revision of the past, and: 00:02:[...]
Jono Bacon, Jeremy Garcia, and Bryan Lunduke bring you Bad Voltage, in which the wisdom of naming children for your favourite restaurant is debated, Stuart and his daughter Niamh Chipotle write the show notes from a New York cafe, and also: 00[...]
Jono Bacon, Jeremy Garcia, Bryan Lunduke, and Stuart Langridge bring you Bad Voltage, in which none of us like each other’s books, this is actually a real actual show, and also: 00:03:00 The Nextcloud project has been formed by people le[...]
1×68: Nor is this June 2, 2016
We rock the Unplugged format again. For reasons of complex logistics and global travel, we’ve not been able to get together for Bad Voltage, so we asked you, our listeners, for feedback on what questions you’d like us to answer, and then[...]
This is not a show. Think of this as “Bad Voltage Unplugged”. Various parts of the team went off to CLS and OSCON, and then there were various disasters, and so we didn’t have a show. So, instead, we’ve got this: Jeremy, Jono[...]
Jono Bacon, Jeremy Garcia, Bryan Lunduke, and Stuart Langridge bring you Bad Voltage, in which we are all Satoshi Nakamoto, quoting the dictionary at people does not help because it never ever helps, and: 0o:02:00 Is activism actually effectiv[...]
1×65: Soft Bricking April 21, 2016
Jono Bacon, Jeremy Garcia, Bryan Lunduke, and Stuart Langridge bring you Bad Voltage, in which we have now basically become a show about guitars, there is a great deal of argument and fighting about whether companies screw us because they’re i[...]
Jono Bacon, Jeremy Garcia, Bryan Lunduke, and Stuart Langridge bring you Bad Voltage, in which there is a great deal of disagreement about Microsoft’s motives and Canonical’s motives and our motives, and some of us mock other podcasters [...]
Jono Bacon, Jeremy Garcia, Bryan Lunduke, and Stuart Langridge bring you Bad Voltage, in which it is always sunny in California, we have the worst analogy ever, and: 00:01:56 Trouble at the Wikimedia foundation? The executive director and a bu[...]