Toilet Seat Tech, Santa’s Sack Exposed, Ofcom’s Lock Logic: TM 187 Short Version

This week on the regular version of Tech’s Message:

- Ofcom proposes locked-handset ban

- Royal Mail Caught Reading Kids' Private Letters to Santa

- The corporate poo patrol is coming after your precious toilet time

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- EXTRA STORY: The decade (1999-2009) in review, in review!

We take a journey down memory street to a podcast Ian and I recorded 10 years ago this week and see how things have changed. We spent the episode trying to decide what the tech of the decade was, so we’re going to listen to some clips and see if we’d still put these technologies in our list one decade hence. You’ll hear two other voices on occasion, a man called Rory Reid, now at the BBC of course, and Flora Graham, who went on to do great things at New Scientist and the journal Nature.

- The appearance of Robin, the Tech’s Message cat, who has a Christmas message for us

- Outtakes and more!


Hosts: Nate Lanxon, Ian Morris

Recurring Guest Hosts: Andy Hoyle, Naomi Kerbel, Kate Lanxon

Production and Editing: Nate Lanxon

Voiceover Artist: Marta Svetek

Certain Artwork Elements Designed By: macrovector / Freepik

Publisher: Acast

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