Category Archives: The Geek Show

S15E01 – Glam Rock and New Beginnings

We were off for a while, launching our Youtube, travelling about and doing things we utterly regret. You know? Normal Summer stuff. After a couple of months off we return with a new form. We’ve changed a lot over the years, but this is (probably)

The Geek Show - S14E23 - Disco Wombles

S14E23 – Disco Wombles

It’s the end of Series 14 so we decided to talk about endings … in a sense. Join us as we meander through Doctor Who, the Marvel Cinematic Universe, comic-book endings (and the lack thereof – especially when killing off characters), video game endings and

The Geek Show - S14E22 - Pooh, The Honey Smuggler 1

S14E22 – Pooh, The Honey Smuggler

We return to the sacred halls of journalism to discover more strange wonders from science and technology news. This week our jumble of oddities includes a man stuck in an ATM, the scientific usage of “derpy”, a crackdown on Winnie the Pooh, Baboon-based power outages,

The Geek Show - S14E21 - On The Grassy Knoll Of Controversy

S14E21 – On The Grassy Knoll Of Controversy

It’s time for another round of arguments as we really get some things off our chest! That’s right, it’s time for Defend Your Choice, and this time we looking at things that people seem to adore (for whatever reason), but that we think are in

The Geek Show - S14E20 - I'm Forever Milking Kaiju

S14E20 – I’m Forever Milking Kaiju

After returning from our travels we found a heap of weird technology and science news waiting for us. Kicking things off this week is NATO, who have called a particular global malware attack a declarations of war. After that we allow the strangeness to wash

The Geek Show - S14E19 - Sunnycon 2017 Special

S14E19 – Sunnycon 2017 Special

It’s that time of the year again. People are converging on a famous stadium in Newcastle wearing the costumes of their heroes. There’s a tense atmosphere in the air as everyone waits for the action to start, but this is no game of football because

The Geek Show - S14E18 - Rise of the Cyber Goths

S14E18 – Rise of the Cyber Goths

Apologies for the delay with this episode – it’s been hectic at Casa de Geek Show. This week we return to our usual exploration of the weirder fringes of science and technology news including malware causing power cuts in the Ukraine, space bread, “direct reality”

The Geek Show - S14E17 - That's No USB Port

S14E17 – That’s No USB Port

This week we go free-form for a discussion about smartphones. Beginning with the origins of the species, find out what we use our smartphones for as we discover how powerful they’ve become. We also surmise about the future of smartphones and the role that mobile

The Geek Show - S14E16 - Sadako Vs. RoboPriest

S14E16 – Sadako Vs. RoboPriest

We have adorable robots and nonsense aplenty this week, so join us as we parade our way through the stranger side of science and technology news (while also discovering why Pepé Le Pew is the worst). With Samsung’s security, pacemaker hacking, teaching AIs in Paris,

The Geek Show - S14E15 - Battle Royale or Go Home

S14E15 – Battle Royale or Go Home

It’s that time of the month again so get ready for another round of Defend your Choice. This time the theme is fictional sports and games that we wish existed in reality (i.e. really real instead of the fake real that is real-world quidditch). This