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Planet of the Apps is back for an all-new season on Ginx TV!
The fourth series of TV’s top mobile tech show kicks off this Tuesday 21st April.
In the first show Adam, Lucy and I look at whether smartphones are killing the games console, and some of the kicking mobile gaming kit currently making waves on Kickstarter.
Later on in the series we’re delving into virtual reality, flying high with drones and getting ahead with extreme sports tech.
Here’s an item from the third show in the series in which we lift the lid on Virtual Reality:
Planet of the Apps hits your screens on Tuesdays at 7pm in the UK on Virgin Media ch 286 and online at www.ginx.tv.
Earlier this year I joined the presenting team of TV’s top mobile technology show, Planet of the Apps.
So far this series I’ve flown a vintage biplane to test the world’s first wearable smart camera, grappled a 50-foot dragon while wearing Sony’s virtual reality headgear, and wreaked actual havoc with a smartphone-controlled drone.
Flying a vintage biplane (a 1940’s Boeing Stearman) has been one of my personal highlights from the series – here’s a clip:
The final episode of the season broadcasts this Tuesday 18th November at 7.30pm with Adam, Lucy and me sharing our best bits from the year.
It’s been an insane few months making the show, but great working with Adam, Lucy and the rest of the team.
Planet of the Apps is produced in London by Ginx TV, and broadcasts to over 40 territories. In the UK you can watch Planet of the Apps on Virgin Media channel 286.
*** LATEST NEWS *** I am joining the presenting team full-time for the all-new Planet of the Apps from summer 2014. Full update to follow.
Planet of the Apps is the top show on television for mobile apps and technology, and I’ve been a regular guest throughout this series.
Hosted by Adam Savage and produced by Ginx TV, Planet of the Apps airs on Challenge (Freeview channel 46) every Sunday at 10am. On Sunday 29th December I’ll be joining Adam on the sofa once again to review all that’s been good and great in tech during 2013.
This season I’ve appeared talking about how the Internet of Things will change our world, flying the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 quadricopter around Wormwood Scrubs and showing off what a professional smartphone filmmaking rig looks like:
Tune in to Planet of the Apps on Challenge on Sunday 29th December at 10am, or watch the repeat at 1am.