Apple's CarPlay and tech trends of 2014 in podcast 379

Wearable gadgets, streaming TV and smart toothbrushes -- in podcast 379 we talk about our favourite tech trends of 2014.

Blimey, it's only March, and already the toxic electric dust has settled on two major trade shows. We now have a clear idea of what the year will look like in terms of tech, so it's time for the team to take stock, look at what's been announced, and puzzle out our favourite tech trends of 2014.

Standing in for the esteemed Rich Trenholm, myself, Jason Jenkins and Nick Hide will be explaining our favourite trends -- from swanky wearable gadgetry to decent streaming TV for the UK, via a toothbrush that knows more about your life than you do.

We'll also be powering through the latest tech news, including Apple's ambitious attempt to worm its way into your car's dashboard, and Microsoft's rumoured Siri rival, reportedly named Cortana. Y'know, like in Halo.

You'll also hear about Adidas' weird boot-sock hybrid, and we'll be discussing your always-excellent feedback, too. Hit play now to fill your ears with knowledge, and check out the video beneath these words for the video version. Enjoy!

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About the author

Luke Westaway is a senior editor at CNET and writer/ presenter of Adventures in Tech, a thrilling gadget show produced in our London office. Luke's focus is on keeping you in the loop with a mix of video, features, expert opinion and analysis.

 

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