2nd October 2021 - Tech News & Reviews on BBC Berkshire

Oct 06, 12:10 AM

Fevzi Turkalp, the Gadget Detective, joins Bill Buckley on BBC Berkshire to discuss the latest tech news and reviews. This week; More than a million people have brought a legal case again Deep Mind, a company purchased by Google, which shared confidential NHS patient data without consent. Plus a look at a potential way to prevent our medical data being shared without our permission.

Gadget of the Week is the Withings BPM Connect. This hi-tech blood pressure monitor is an all-in-one upper arm cuff monitor, is compliant with European medical standards, and has a clear colour display built into the cuff. It also connects to either Withings' own health app or that by Apple to synchronize your readings over bluetooth or wifi allowing you to track changes over time or share your records with your GP. With the ability to store up to eight users' records, displaying their name, and a six month rechargeable battery this health conscious gadget scores 4 out of 5

You can hear Fevzi on BBC Berkshire just after midday every Saturday and can follow and contact him on Twitter @gadgetdetective

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