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Tech Podcasts Recommendations

  • Adam Douglas
  • opinion

When podcasts first started there wasn’t a lot to choose from. Now days there are endless choices which can make it difficult trying to find the podcasts that will provide content that has substance along with authenticity, respect, simplicity, transparency and aspiration to learn. This curated list of technology podcasts is intended to help bridge that gap and hopefully meet your expectations whether that is for quality entertainment, learning or news.

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Security Now

Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte have a deep talk about the latest cybersecurity news by breaking them down for clarity with a big-picture understanding. The informative podcast follows a conversational style along with a unique sense of humour. This creates not just an entertaining podcast, but one which you can gain a better understanding on the various topics presented in each episode.

  • Format(s): audio, video
  • Language(s): English
  • Show Notes: Yes
  • Transcripts: Yes

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The Privacy, Security & OSINT Show

Michael Bazzell presents knowledge on privacy, digital security and open source intelligence (OSINT) news and opinions. Updates are also provided on his own activities in these subject matters personally and in business. Each episode builds on allowing the listener to learn new perspectives to aid in protecting your online privacy from cyber threats, becoming a better online investigator and suggested tools to use.

  • Format(s): audio
  • Language(s): English
  • Show Notes: Yes
  • Transcripts: No

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This Week In Tech

Each week Leo Laporte meets with a panel of top tech journalists and experts in a roundtable discussion of the latest global trends in tech. The panelists discussions cut through noise providing thought-provoking commentary with opinions.

  • Format(s): audio
  • Language(s): English
  • Show Notes: Yes
  • Transcripts: Yes

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Daily Tech News Show

Informative tech news headline coverage presented in just 30 minutes by Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane along with regular contributors and guests in a fun and informative way.

  • Format(s): audio
  • Language(s): English
  • Show Notes: Yes
  • Transcripts: No

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Darknet Diaries

Jack Rhysider takes on an investigative approach narrating stories covering hacking and cybersecurity, that captures, preserves and educates the listeners of the culture that goes on behind the underground of our digital world.

  • Format(s): audio
  • Language(s): English, Spanish (Español)
  • Show Notes: Yes
  • Transcripts: Yes

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Click Here

Get behind-the-scene coverage of the today’s biggest cyber and intelligence news stories of people and ideas that are changing our digital world.

  • Format(s): audio
  • Language(s): English
  • Show Notes: Yes
  • Transcripts: Yes

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Late Night Linux

Weekly Joe, Félim, Graham and Will talk about the latest news, releases, boarder issues and trends in the world of free and open source software.

  • Format(s): audio, video
  • Language(s): English
  • Show Notes: Yes
  • Transcripts: No

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Self-Hosted

Learn how to get the best out of your network hardware, devices and software while keeping your data secure by self-hosting. Presented by Alex Kretzschmar and Chris Fisher.

  • Format(s): audio
  • Language(s): English
  • Show Notes: Yes
  • Transcripts: No

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