100 episodes

40 minutes of conversation between UK Tech Industry old gits Matt Ballantine and Chris Weston.

WB-40 Matt Ballantine & Chris Weston

    • Technology
    • 4.8 • 16 Ratings

40 minutes of conversation between UK Tech Industry old gits Matt Ballantine and Chris Weston.

    (235) Ask WB-40

    (235) Ask WB-40

    In this week’s show, Chris and Matt are once again bombarded by listener questions in another of their occasional homages to Gardener’s Question Time.

    • 46 min
    (234) Smartish Buildings

    (234) Smartish Buildings

    On this week’s show Mike Brooman from Vanti joins us to talk about the trials and tribulations of making buildings smarter.

    • 51 min
    (233) Buying things

    (233) Buying things

    On this week’s show, Chris & Matt spend some time thinking about what’s going on on either side of the curtain when organisations go through structured processes to buy technology services and products.

    • 42 min
    (232) Autonomous Vehicles

    (232) Autonomous Vehicles

    On this week’s show Chris and guest host Dom Mason are joined by Jack Stilgoe to talk about the technology and policy surrounding self-driving cars.

    • 40 min
    (231) Starting Jobs

    (231) Starting Jobs

    As Chris and Matt have both started new jobs in the last few weeks, on this weeks show they reflect on some of the factors that they are keeping in mind as they find their way in their new roles.

    • 53 min
    (230) Electric Vehicles

    (230) Electric Vehicles

    On this week’s show we are joined again by futurist Tom Cheesewright, who mostly explains what he’s been doing under his car bonnet during lockdown, converting a petrol BMW to be an electric car.

    • 43 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
16 Ratings

16 Ratings

LGQ42 ,

Always insightful

A highlight of the week.
The interviews are on point and the discussions between Matt and Chris always leave me with a smile on my face!

Gav max ,

The kermode and mayo of the cio world

Love their rants - but equally educational and one of the best vehicles or learning what’s going on in the cio space in the uk.

Looking forward to hearing the next 100 shows!

Mark Aikman ,

My weekly indulgence into distilling the world of Tech

Both Matt and Chris are ageing like a fine whiskey....

Mark Twain once wrote..
“Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough.”

WB40 podcast is like a good whiskey...savour the cynicism, have a deep smell of the undertones and then sip the humour and enjoy the breath of knowledge shared by some of the sharpest, on point guests that a fine Malt can offer...go on indulge yourself!

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