Digital Planet

Technological and digital news from around the world.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 39m. Bisher sind 265 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 7 days 8 hours 19 minutes


Can AI predict criminal behaviour?

Could AI algorithms really identify offenders? A number of schemes are scrapped in the US


 2020-10-06  50m

Mapping COVID19 to your phone

Google Maps has launched a new COVID19 layer – but is it as accurate as it could be?


 2020-09-29  45m

Keeping the structure of the internet safe

How do lockdowns and restrictions on the internet impact it’s stability globally?


 2020-09-22  50m

AI captain to sail the Atlantic

A crewless ship is due to set sail across the Atlantic with an AI captain on board


 2020-09-15  44m

Scammers scamming the scammers

How leaked conversations from online forums show credit card thieves conning each other.


 2020-09-08  38m

The fastest ever internet connection

The world's fasted data transmission rate has been achieved by a team of UCL engineers


 2020-09-01  44m

Hacking help for US Elections

How a geek army is helping to prevent cyber-attacks on US election offices


 2020-08-25  45m

Algorithm Apocalypse

Analysing the UK government’s flawed formula used to predict children’s exam grades


 2020-08-18  43m

A year without internet in Kashmir

Government restrictions mean a year of web restrictions for 15 million people in Kashmir


 2020-08-11  43m

Why India can’t work from home

What the challenges of home-working mean during and after the pandemic in India.


 2020-08-04  46m