Spotify’s Paul Brown plays down suggestions it is the saviour of the music industry and a visit to Microsoft’s research labs to hear how R&D is important in a downturn
Join Aleks Krotoski and Jemima Kiss in the studio with The Guardian’s Director of Digital Media, Emily Bell, and social media consultant Suw Charmin-Anderson as they tackle The Gender Issue: where are all the women in technology? Suw shares the details of Ada Lovelace Day, a 24-hour blogging celebration of the first computer programmer, while Emily tells us what The Guardian diversity team does for the sisters.
We also break down the details on The Guardian’s new Developer Network, the open platform that allows the general public to play with the paper’s content. Jemima joins Matt McAlister and Simon Willison on a tour of what the API can do for you.
The full details of Nokia’s mobile tie-up with Microsoft to use the Windows Phone OS, plus a report from the weekend’s Guardian’s SXSW hack day.
Guardian Tech Weekly podcast.
Stephen Timms, Jeremy Hunt and Lord Razzall represent Labour, the Conservatives and the Lib Dems in a extended podcast, discussing their technology related policies for the general election.