Jaco Voigt from Catalytic joins the team to discuss scams and how to potentially avoid falling victim to them. One of his tips is to avoid trusting emails or messages received via social media. He also covers topics like e-SIM cards and purchasing VPNs. Brought to you by Catalytic.  

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25.08.23 Pt 1 - "No Politics Friday" gets thrown out the window as a mug shot of Donald Trump is released on social media. Simphiwe discovers vegan horse riding, and Daniela calls out "Benjamin" during a show for admitting he needs space to rest at home.

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Where do you draw the line with how much of your child's life you share online? Momfluencer Nthabiseng Mathole is a full-time digital content creator, and she chats with Lebang Kgosana about how she draws the line and protects her daughter while sharing their experiences on social media.

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What is the future of AI and technology? Who are the young innovators and creatives building the future of South Africa? What can Gen Z teach us about the world we’re living in? Gareth speaks to trend analyst, Dion Chang.

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07.03.23 Pt 2 - Dion Chang joins the show to discuss trends and the current state of 2023 - specifically in the age of Millennials and Gen Z. What is the future of AI tech, and what can we expect in the world going forward? Who are the young innovators, creatives and entrepreneurs building the future of South Africa?

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Cancel culture has led to the cancellation of several South African celebrities for various reasons, so it should not be surprising that Gareth Cliff and Unathi Nkayi are on that list. In our first episode, media personality Unathi has a candid conversation with Gareth in front of a live audience, about everything you've ever wanted to know! She talks extensively about how she was fired from KayaFM, and how her family encouraged her to sue the station. She also reveals the real reason for the breakdown of her friendship with Somizi, and we get a glimpse of the incredible relationship she has with her father. This is the podcast where we uncancel culture - #unCancelled.

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A fan has reached out, accusing Gareth of leading her mom onto the path of the Northern lights. Ben is feeling very fired up after someone’s mom submitted her child’s CV for a job at his company. Is this socially acceptable in this day and age? Simphiwe has fallen behind in the social media game, with Gareth picking up on a trend before her.

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09.02.23 Pt 2 - Joel Pollak joins the Burning Platform team to tackle the US SONA given by Joe Biden last night, while addressing the upcoming SONA by Cyril Ramaphosa or ‘RamaPromises’, as the comment section calls him. Where is the DA going wrong in the upcoming election? According to Joel, Biden’s speech held much merit, but Trump DID more than he spoke. Joel Pollak is also promoting his new book, which he’s launching tonight with Gareth Cliff at Exclusive Books in Rosebank. If you’re not staying home to watch the SONA, join them!

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07.02.23 Pt 2 - Gord unleashes his frustration over mediocre content being shared online… but is it just a superiority complex? Prof. David Block joins the team to discuss his visit to the Arctic to experience the beautiful aurora borealis - as well as how to see the unique Green Comet that has been making headlines over the last few weeks.

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07.02.23 Pt 1 - Idols has announced its inevitable end after its 19th season and Gareth reflects his thoughts about his time on the show, and reality TV as a whole. Gord Laws is fascinated at the fact that Mash doesn’t like urinals - despite attending nude bars… and JJ Cornish returns for Africanalysis

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