TalkCentral: Ep 100 – ‘Name goes here to you’

Join us as we celebrate the 100th episode of the TalkCentral podcast ... and, of course, as we catch up on the latest technology news.

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Welcome to the 100th episode of TalkCentral. Join Duncan McLeod and Regardt van der Berg for this landmark edition of TechCentral’s long-running podcast.

In the show this week, Duncan and Regardt chat about the startling revelations from Vodafone this week about the ability of governments in many of the markets in which is operates to tap into live conversations of the mobile group’s clients, and even track their whereabouts. What’s the situation in South Africa, and should we be worried?

Also in the podcast this week, your hosts chat about the big keynote at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference. And Duncan talks about his experiments in listening to Internet radio and streaming music in the car.

We pick their products of the week — the revamped TuneIn app for multiple platforms (Duncan) Read Quick for iOS (Regardt) — and tune in to find out who made the cut as this week’s winner and loser.

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  • MuziMak

    Congrats on this 100th episode! Vodafone confirms what many in SA have come to believe, rightly or wrongly, that phone conversations are being listened to. Are people being neurotic?

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