We've been reading alarming reports this week that consumer tech is contributing to climate change. The Energy Saving Trust has published a report, hilariously entitled The Ampere Strikes Back, which projects that by 2020, gadgets will be responsible for some 45 per cent of the electricity used in UK households. Flat-screen TVs and digital radios are pointed to as particular offenders. Is consumer electronics really the cause of global warming? We put it on trial in this week's podcast.
While we're at it, we also bring you the, er, sad news of the Wii is outselling the PS3 by six to one in Japan. We salute Zelda: Ocarina of Time as it's crowned the greatest game ever by Edge magazine, thrash some chords on some high-tech air guitars and talk about sex -- specifically the Euro-pumpy in a promotional EU video on YouTube.of AllOfMP3.com and the happy news that the
We also give credit where credit's due -- firstly to the counting to a million live online, all in the name of charidee. Catch our interview with him in this episode and find out if he's still sane., a nigh-on perfect HD camcorder that we reviewed on the site this week, and secondly to a legend of a guy, Harper, who is
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