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Our terrific trio are back to bring you the perfect blend of comedy and technology!

Latest Episodes

S1 E1: Wireless Communication: "It's addictive, dangerous and I don't trust it"

EDr Lucy Rogersis joined by comedians Bec Hill and Harriet Braine for the History Makers podcast, where they explore modern technology and the people throughout history who have made it all possible. In episode one, the trio discusses whether wireless communication is our salvation or damnation.Dr Lucy explains how Wi-Fi works, “robot” Harriet uses her databanks to bring some makers to life and Bec tells us why we should have never moved on from plastic cups and a piece of string. So set your ears to receive and your mind to blown for History Makers! Featured Makers: Guglielmo Marconi, Heinrich Hertz, Hedy Lamarr History Makers is brought to you by DesignSpark, the engineering community of RS Components. DesignSpark provides free software, tools and resources to help turn your ideas into reality. Join free today at www.designspark.com.

25 min2018 AUG 30
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S1 E1: Wireless Communication: "It's addictive, dangerous and I don't trust it"

S1 E2 - Artificial Intelligence: "What would Mary Shelley make of Westworld?"

EFormer Robot Wars judgeDr Lucy Rogers is joined by award-winningcomedians Bec Hill and Harriet Braine for the History Makers podcast, where they explore modern technology and the people throughout history who have made it all possible. In episode two, the trio discusses whether artificialintelligence is our salvation or damnation.Dr Lucy explains how AI has developed, “robot” Harriet uses her databanks to bring Mary Shelley to life and Bec keeps her eye on the kill switch in case it all goes wrong. So set your ears to receive and your mind to blown for History Makers! Featured Maker: Mary Shelley History Makers is brought to you by DesignSpark, the engineering community of RS Components. DesignSpark provides free software, tools and resources to help turn your ideas into reality. Join free today atwww.designspark.com.

28 min2018 SEP 10
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S1 E2 - Artificial Intelligence: "What would Mary Shelley make of Westworld?"

S1 E3 - Computer Programming: "The first computer bug was a moth"

EFormer Robot Wars judge and DesignSpark bloggerDr Lucy Rogersis joined by comedians Bec Hill and Harriet Braine for the History Makers podcast, where they explore modern technology and the people throughout history who have made it all possible. In episode three, the trio discusses whether computer programming is our salvation or damnation.Dr Lucy explains the origins of programming, “robot” Harriet uses her databanks to bring a maker from history to life and Becworks out whether C++ really is Fortran'sevil cousin or just her best ever maths score. So set your ears to receive and your mind to blown for History Makers! Featured Maker:Grace Hopper History Makers is brought to you by DesignSpark, the engineering community of RS Components. DesignSpark provides free software, tools and resources to help turn your ideas into reality. Join free today atwww.designspark.com.

25 min2018 SEP 17
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S1 E3 - Computer Programming: "The first computer bug was a moth"

S1 E4 - Navigation: “GPS would make the Wizard of Oz boring”

EDr Lucy Rogersis joined by comedians Bec Hill and Harriet Braine for the History Makers podcast, where they explore modern technology and the people throughout history who have made it all possible. In episode four, the trio discusses whether navigation technology is our salvation or damnation.Dr Lucy guides us through the subject of navigation, “robot” Harriet uses her databanks to bring a maker from history to life and Bec locates the nearest exit in case of emergency. So set your ears to receive and your mind to blown for History Makers! Featured Maker:John Harrison History Makers is brought to you by DesignSpark, the engineering community of RS Components. DesignSpark provides free software, tools and resources to help turn your ideas into reality. Join free today atwww.designspark.com.

24 min2018 SEP 24
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S1 E4 - Navigation: “GPS would make the Wizard of Oz boring”

S1 E5 - 3D Manufacturing: “How to get the Kinder surprise toy without opening the egg"

EFormer Robot Wars judge and DesignSpark bloggerDr Lucy Rogersis joined by award winning comedians Bec Hill and Harriet Braine for the History Makers podcast, where they explore modern technology and the people throughout history who have made it all possible. In episode five, the trio discusses whether 3D manufacturing and printing is our salvation or damnation.Dr Lucy explains the weird world of 3D manufacturing, “robot” Harriet uses her databanks to bring a maker from history to life and Bec desperately clings on to the concept of hope in a world increasingly obsessed by materialistic wealth. So set your ears to receive and your mind to blown for History Makers! Featured Maker: Josiah Wedgwood History Makers is brought to you by DesignSpark, the engineering community of RS Components. DesignSpark provides free software, tools and resources to help turn your ideas into reality. Join free today atwww.designspark.com.

24 min2018 SEP 30
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S1 E5 - 3D Manufacturing: “How to get the Kinder surprise toy without opening the egg"

S1 E6 - Cyber: “I have been using my free anti-virus trial for 10 years”

EFormer Robot Wars judge and DesignSpark bloggerDr Lucy Rogersis joined by award winning comedians Bec Hill and Harriet Braine for the History Makers podcast, where they explore modern technology and the people throughout history who have made it all possible. In episode six, the trio discusses whether cyber is our salvation or damnation.Dr Lucy demystifies all things cyber, “robot” Harriet uses her databanks to bring a maker from history to life and Bec desperately changes all of her passwords to something more complicated than 1234. So set your ears to receive and your mind to blown for History Makers! Featured Maker:Ada Lovelace History Makers is brought to you by DesignSpark, the engineering community of RS Components. DesignSpark provides free software, tools and resources to help turn your ideas into reality. Join free today atwww.designspark.com.

24 min2018 OCT 8
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S1 E6 - Cyber: “I have been using my free anti-virus trial for 10 years”

S2 E1: Did Facebook Try To Sell Me A Bubble House?

EDr Lucy, Bec and Harriet are back! The hosts of our 5-star-rated History Makers series return for The DesignSpark Podcast, exploring some of the hottest topics in tech through a mix of fun facts, exuberant stand-up, outlandish sketches and foot-tapping songs. In episode 1 they're entering the world of Big Data. Listen to Bec's best Brummy accent as the trio discuss spying companies, weird online ads and much more... It's time for TechLOLogy.

28 min2019 MAY 20
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S2 E1: Did Facebook Try To Sell Me A Bubble House?

S2 E2: Can I Hack Your Heart?

EDr Lucy, Bec and Harriet are back! The hosts of our 5-star-rated History Makers series return for The DesignSpark Podcast, exploring some of the hottest topics in tech through a mix of fun facts, exuberant stand-up, outlandish sketches and foot-tapping songs. In episode 2 they're exploring the world of medical technology! Kick back while the trio discuss defribrillators, fitbits and non-bots. It's time for TechLOLogy.

28 min2019 MAY 27
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S2 E2: Can I Hack Your Heart?

S2 E3: Can I Get An Upgrade?

EDr Lucy, Bec and Harriet are back! The hosts of our 5-star-rated History Makers series return for The DesignSpark Podcast,exploring some of the hottest topics in tech through a mix of fun facts, exuberant stand-up, outlandish sketches and foot-tapping songs. In episode 3 they're exploring the world of augmented humans! Find out why Bec can't brush her teeth without hearing music from the Black Eyed Peas. It's time for TechLOLogy.

28 min2019 JUN 3
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S2 E3: Can I Get An Upgrade?

S2 E4: How Do I Know You're Not A Robot

EDr Lucy, Bec and Harriet are back! The hosts of our 5-star-rated History Makers series return for The DesignSpark Podcast,exploring some of the hottest topics in tech through a mix of fun facts, exuberant stand-up, outlandish sketches and foot-tapping songs. In episode 4 they're exploring the world of robotics. It's time for TechLOLogy.

28 min2019 JUN 10
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S2 E4: How Do I Know You're Not A Robot

Latest Episodes

S1 E1: Wireless Communication: "It's addictive, dangerous and I don't trust it"

EDr Lucy Rogersis joined by comedians Bec Hill and Harriet Braine for the History Makers podcast, where they explore modern technology and the people throughout history who have made it all possible. In episode one, the trio discusses whether wireless communication is our salvation or damnation.Dr Lucy explains how Wi-Fi works, “robot” Harriet uses her databanks to bring some makers to life and Bec tells us why we should have never moved on from plastic cups and a piece of string. So set your ears to receive and your mind to blown for History Makers! Featured Makers: Guglielmo Marconi, Heinrich Hertz, Hedy Lamarr History Makers is brought to you by DesignSpark, the engineering community of RS Components. DesignSpark provides free software, tools and resources to help turn your ideas into reality. Join free today at www.designspark.com.

25 min2018 AUG 30
Comments
S1 E1: Wireless Communication: "It's addictive, dangerous and I don't trust it"

S1 E2 - Artificial Intelligence: "What would Mary Shelley make of Westworld?"

EFormer Robot Wars judgeDr Lucy Rogers is joined by award-winningcomedians Bec Hill and Harriet Braine for the History Makers podcast, where they explore modern technology and the people throughout history who have made it all possible. In episode two, the trio discusses whether artificialintelligence is our salvation or damnation.Dr Lucy explains how AI has developed, “robot” Harriet uses her databanks to bring Mary Shelley to life and Bec keeps her eye on the kill switch in case it all goes wrong. So set your ears to receive and your mind to blown for History Makers! Featured Maker: Mary Shelley History Makers is brought to you by DesignSpark, the engineering community of RS Components. DesignSpark provides free software, tools and resources to help turn your ideas into reality. Join free today atwww.designspark.com.

28 min2018 SEP 10
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S1 E2 - Artificial Intelligence: "What would Mary Shelley make of Westworld?"

S1 E3 - Computer Programming: "The first computer bug was a moth"

EFormer Robot Wars judge and DesignSpark bloggerDr Lucy Rogersis joined by comedians Bec Hill and Harriet Braine for the History Makers podcast, where they explore modern technology and the people throughout history who have made it all possible. In episode three, the trio discusses whether computer programming is our salvation or damnation.Dr Lucy explains the origins of programming, “robot” Harriet uses her databanks to bring a maker from history to life and Becworks out whether C++ really is Fortran'sevil cousin or just her best ever maths score. So set your ears to receive and your mind to blown for History Makers! Featured Maker:Grace Hopper History Makers is brought to you by DesignSpark, the engineering community of RS Components. DesignSpark provides free software, tools and resources to help turn your ideas into reality. Join free today atwww.designspark.com.

25 min2018 SEP 17
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S1 E3 - Computer Programming: "The first computer bug was a moth"

S1 E4 - Navigation: “GPS would make the Wizard of Oz boring”

EDr Lucy Rogersis joined by comedians Bec Hill and Harriet Braine for the History Makers podcast, where they explore modern technology and the people throughout history who have made it all possible. In episode four, the trio discusses whether navigation technology is our salvation or damnation.Dr Lucy guides us through the subject of navigation, “robot” Harriet uses her databanks to bring a maker from history to life and Bec locates the nearest exit in case of emergency. So set your ears to receive and your mind to blown for History Makers! Featured Maker:John Harrison History Makers is brought to you by DesignSpark, the engineering community of RS Components. DesignSpark provides free software, tools and resources to help turn your ideas into reality. Join free today atwww.designspark.com.

24 min2018 SEP 24
Comments
S1 E4 - Navigation: “GPS would make the Wizard of Oz boring”

S1 E5 - 3D Manufacturing: “How to get the Kinder surprise toy without opening the egg"

EFormer Robot Wars judge and DesignSpark bloggerDr Lucy Rogersis joined by award winning comedians Bec Hill and Harriet Braine for the History Makers podcast, where they explore modern technology and the people throughout history who have made it all possible. In episode five, the trio discusses whether 3D manufacturing and printing is our salvation or damnation.Dr Lucy explains the weird world of 3D manufacturing, “robot” Harriet uses her databanks to bring a maker from history to life and Bec desperately clings on to the concept of hope in a world increasingly obsessed by materialistic wealth. So set your ears to receive and your mind to blown for History Makers! Featured Maker: Josiah Wedgwood History Makers is brought to you by DesignSpark, the engineering community of RS Components. DesignSpark provides free software, tools and resources to help turn your ideas into reality. Join free today atwww.designspark.com.

24 min2018 SEP 30
Comments
S1 E5 - 3D Manufacturing: “How to get the Kinder surprise toy without opening the egg"

S1 E6 - Cyber: “I have been using my free anti-virus trial for 10 years”

EFormer Robot Wars judge and DesignSpark bloggerDr Lucy Rogersis joined by award winning comedians Bec Hill and Harriet Braine for the History Makers podcast, where they explore modern technology and the people throughout history who have made it all possible. In episode six, the trio discusses whether cyber is our salvation or damnation.Dr Lucy demystifies all things cyber, “robot” Harriet uses her databanks to bring a maker from history to life and Bec desperately changes all of her passwords to something more complicated than 1234. So set your ears to receive and your mind to blown for History Makers! Featured Maker:Ada Lovelace History Makers is brought to you by DesignSpark, the engineering community of RS Components. DesignSpark provides free software, tools and resources to help turn your ideas into reality. Join free today atwww.designspark.com.

24 min2018 OCT 8
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S1 E6 - Cyber: “I have been using my free anti-virus trial for 10 years”

S2 E1: Did Facebook Try To Sell Me A Bubble House?

EDr Lucy, Bec and Harriet are back! The hosts of our 5-star-rated History Makers series return for The DesignSpark Podcast, exploring some of the hottest topics in tech through a mix of fun facts, exuberant stand-up, outlandish sketches and foot-tapping songs. In episode 1 they're entering the world of Big Data. Listen to Bec's best Brummy accent as the trio discuss spying companies, weird online ads and much more... It's time for TechLOLogy.

28 min2019 MAY 20
Comments
S2 E1: Did Facebook Try To Sell Me A Bubble House?

S2 E2: Can I Hack Your Heart?

EDr Lucy, Bec and Harriet are back! The hosts of our 5-star-rated History Makers series return for The DesignSpark Podcast, exploring some of the hottest topics in tech through a mix of fun facts, exuberant stand-up, outlandish sketches and foot-tapping songs. In episode 2 they're exploring the world of medical technology! Kick back while the trio discuss defribrillators, fitbits and non-bots. It's time for TechLOLogy.

28 min2019 MAY 27
Comments
S2 E2: Can I Hack Your Heart?

S2 E3: Can I Get An Upgrade?

EDr Lucy, Bec and Harriet are back! The hosts of our 5-star-rated History Makers series return for The DesignSpark Podcast,exploring some of the hottest topics in tech through a mix of fun facts, exuberant stand-up, outlandish sketches and foot-tapping songs. In episode 3 they're exploring the world of augmented humans! Find out why Bec can't brush her teeth without hearing music from the Black Eyed Peas. It's time for TechLOLogy.

28 min2019 JUN 3
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S2 E3: Can I Get An Upgrade?

S2 E4: How Do I Know You're Not A Robot

EDr Lucy, Bec and Harriet are back! The hosts of our 5-star-rated History Makers series return for The DesignSpark Podcast,exploring some of the hottest topics in tech through a mix of fun facts, exuberant stand-up, outlandish sketches and foot-tapping songs. In episode 4 they're exploring the world of robotics. It's time for TechLOLogy.

28 min2019 JUN 10
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S2 E4: How Do I Know You're Not A Robot
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