Gadget Man

September 2020

S2 Ep6 - Downsizing

Expired 3.0 6 x
We live in a shrinking world. Our living, commuting, working, leisure, cooking, eating, and sleeping spaces seem to be getting smaller by the day. Tonight, Gadget Man explores the devices and techniques designed to enable us to live full-sized lives in an overcrowded world. To finish, he will squeeze an entire two bed hous...

S2 Ep5 - Home Improvement

Expired 3.0 5 x
If you haven’t hired an overpaid, tea-swilling contractor called Dave, home improvement is time-consuming hard graft as we all attempt to convince ourselves we are DIY kings and queens. From paint in the hair, to wallpaper paste on your clothes, it’s not only physically exhausting and messy, but rarely comes out as the ins...

S2 Ep4 - Summer Holiday

Expired 3.0 2 x
Holidays are meant to be the most relaxing time of year, yet we often arrive back home more tired than when we left. How can gadgets take the stress out of the summer vacation?

S2 Ep3 - Childsplay

Expired 3.0 6 x
Parenting is bloody hard work - the day starts at the crack of dawn and goes on non-stop with the need to keep your kids clean, dressed, fed, entertained and injury-free. Finally, if you can get them to sleep at a Godly hour, you might be lucky to get an hour to yourself before collapsing in complete exhaustion and doing i...

S2 Ep2 - Rise And Shine

Expired 4.0 5 x
We all hate mornings. The moment we wake up, there are the usual dull things to do - get washed, get dressed, have breakfast, get to work - even making decisions about what to wear and what to eat and drink are dull and tedious. This episode sets out to find out how can gadgets make the whole experience less of a chore and...

S2 Ep1 - Great Outdoors

Expired 3.0 6 x
Filled to the brim with the most ambitious and innovative gadgets, Richard Ayoade shows how the humdrum of our daily lives can be spiced up no end with an injection of awe-inspiring gadgetry. The great outdoors - it can be a terrifying place. It’s cold, rainy, bug-infested and full of things that go bump in the night. Rich...
October 2016

S4 Ep4 - Health And Safety

Expired 3.0 34 x
Health And Safety - Gadget Man believes the world is out to get him. Thankfully there are whole assortments of gadgets to protect him from accidents, crime and even himself. There are even gadgets to protect his gadgets! In this week’s episode of Gadget Man, Richard is simply hoping to make it to the end of the show in one...

S4 Ep3 - Date Night

Expired 3.0 29 x
Date Night - In this age of Tinder, Photoshop and Snapchat, making a first impression is about more than a bit of eye contact and a flick of the hair. Success on date night is just as much about being good with your gadgets - from tech-infused fashion, to apps that could help you spot singletons in a crowd. But could gadge...

S4 Ep2 - Nine To Five

Expired 3.0 17 x
Nine To Five - The average person spends 90,000 hours at work during the course of their lifetime, dealing with everything from office politics to eye strain. But why settle for the rat race when there are gadgets out there can help you get ahead, climb the corporate ladder and get rich quick - all while doing as little wo...

S4 Ep1 - The Weekend

Expired 3.0 24 x
The Weekend - It's the biggest First World Problem: we are all just too busy. Even when we are meant to be relaxing at the weekend, there’s work to be done. There’s the housework, the workout, even socialising with friends can be more endurance than enjoyment. This episode of Gadget Man sees Richard attempting to use gadge...