Radio Badger episodes

Podcast on tech, science, art and internet
12 May 2016

Badger Don’t Care About MatLab in Space

Episode 34 of our podcast is released and available for download (MP3, 47mb).

This episode is also available on Soundcloud, iTunes and Sticher.


In this episode @robbiemccorkell, @karismafilms and introducing @marcelcutts chat about following hot topics.

  • Marcel on developing space grade software
  • ESA mission - Solar Orbiter - the (second) closest man made object that ever made it to the Sun
  • Reassigning missions on old space telescopes
  • Using MatLab for making space software
  • Political elements when developing space software
  • Boxes of paper documentation
  • Explosive issues with space software
  • Hard deadlines for launching
  • Updating software post launch
  • Making two of everything
  • Hardware details on satellites
  • CPU bit flipping when in space
  • Ideas for your first satellite
  • Broadcasting conspiracy theories from space
  • Cats on a tube station Kickstarter campaign
  • Picking a new mayor of London
  • Vive HTC unboxing and setup impressions by Robbie
  • Tiny inconsistencies of Vive setup documentation with reality
  • Undocumented ways of resetting Vive controllers
  • Room scaled VR
  • Reponsive games for smaller apartments
  • OpenVR project
  • Obtaining refunds from Steam
  • How to avoid motion sickness in VR flight simulators
  • Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes

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