Fevzi & Nick LIVE from the UK, 8/20/14

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In this week’s slightly truncated show from Fevzi and Nick: man v. machine (man wins), man v food (food wins) and death by text message. Plus: ISIS and the Terrorism Act, we wish happy birthday to Ebay, and we have our revenge on Scotland . Tell us what you think at tro@gadgetdetective.com

Fevzi & Nick LIVE from the UK, 6/25/14

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In this week’s show: parking tickets – how they’re killing the high street and how to fight the system! Plus elephant’s trunks, how we don’t know how to make the most of our gadgets, and, inevitably, the American student who get his head stuck in a giant stone vagina. Then: making terrible coffee in terrible [...]

Fevzi & Nick LIVE from the UK, 6/18/14

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In this week’s show, what is “eating the frog”? Why are self-help books awful? And why don’t we still recycle our bottles in the supermarket? Then: Amazon: the price of e-books, the launch of the “Fire Phone” and our desire for immediate delivery. Then, the astonishing turn of events in Iraq and Game Theory’s “Prisoner’s [...]

Fevzi & Nick LIVE from the UK, 6/4/14

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In this week’s show: tech advice as the scare stories tell us you have only two weeks to defend your computers; Stephen Hawking on the Rise of the Machines, and why a woman in the UK is in trouble over ice cream sprinkles. Plus, the big healthcare tax argument, our favourite Sherlock Holmeses, Tokyo ‘s [...]

Fevzi & Nick LIVE from the UK, 5/28/14

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What is the significance of a room full of milkmen? What is the legacy of ‘Friends’? And what do we think of Jennifer Aniston in ‘Horrible Bosses’? (Clue: not baaad!) Then, are you racially prejudiced, and is it even possible to believe you are? Plus Google’s self-driving cars and Skype’s upcoming language translating Skype calls. [...]

Fevzi & Nick LIVE from the UK, 5/14/14

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In this week’s trailblazing show: how far you can protect your property, why weddings and funerals are weird, why it’s funny to be punny, and our thoughts on new EU legislation which asks Google to respect our wish to be forgotten. Plus, religious labelling of food: does halal matter to non-Muslims?, and is it ever [...]

Fevzi & Nick LIVE from the UK, 5/7/14

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In this week’s show, your emails on the David Sterling affair and we examine mega corporate takeovers – especially Pfizer’s current bid for giant UK pharma firm, AstraZeneca. We ask: should businesses which are national goods be nationalised? And we return to Ukraine : are there Russian boots on the ground? Then, Monica Lewinsky, threatening [...]

Fevzi & Nick LIVE from the UK, 4/30/14

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In this week’s highly confrontational show with – no consensus, BETWEEN – Fevzi and Nick, why your local radio is boring, good media players, an in-depth discussion of the LA Clippers’ Donald Sterling race ban and a look at Ukraine: is Russia active on the ground, or not? It’s a hot one, so tell us [...]

Fevzi & Nick LIVE From the UK, 4/23/14

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In this week’s show, we ask questions as diverse as: where have all the plumbers gone, what is a Hackintosh, and is the UK a Christian country? Plus: localism v nationalism and why it messes up democracy; and the carefully managed voting system in the Scottish election. Then: Isaac Asimov’s remarkable predictions and the James [...]

Fevzi & Nick LIVE from the UK, 4/16/14

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In this week’s show… how much cash the Queen carries, Starbucks pays some tax, far right parties, why it’s hard to really be racist, why $5.99 feels so right and weird hair with Michael Fabricant and Geert Wilders. Then, Bloomberg on gun laws, Fevzi visits a naughty club, why beards are Darwinian, treading on cufflinks [...]