Tag Archives: Series 14

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

The Geek Show - S14E14 - Iggle Piggle's Army of War Drones

S14E14 – Iggle Piggle’s Army of War Drones

Another week, another odd episode title that defies all sense of reason or logic. It’s a theme that’s continued throughout the show as we discuss electoral Snapchat, pirates, London trains, prison drones, KitKat’s, xenomorphs, Russia (twice), and social realism for clowns. It’s a mad, mad,

The Geek Show - S14E13 - The Secret History of Gunge

S14E13 – The Secret History of Gunge

Underground, overground, rambling free. The ramblers of The Geek Show, common are we. This week the gang have a long and meandering chat about … stuff. From gunge and celebrity albums to terrible comic book villains and Steven Seagal – with lots of other stuff

The Geek Show - S14E12 - The Shortness of Short Shorts

S14E12 – The Shortness of Short Shorts

We return to the treasure trove of science and technology news, and as always there are some great goodies. This week we discover Uber’s flying cars, NASA’s space chainmail, scientific proof that humans are the best at throwing, the slight madness of James Cracknell, strange

The Geek Show - S14E11 - Calvin & Hobbes Save Japan

S14E11 – Calvin & Hobbes Save Japan

We take a break from the weird world of science and technology news for a good old bout of Defend Your Choice. This time the two Rob’s and Andrew hit the comics and manga to find superheroes that they’d love to see on the big

The Geek Show - S14E09 - Worm on Worm Violence

S14E09 – Worm on Worm Violence

There are an awful lot of see-saw’s this week as we start with a serious discussion (no, really), which gets derailed by a toaster. Things continue from there in a similar fashion with paperclips, robots, torrenting, and the latest exploits from PETA. That’s just how

The Geek Show - S14E08 - Macho, Macho Smithers

S14E08 – Macho, Macho Smithers

We took a week off to move house and get the furniture just the way we like it! Now that everything’s nice and cosy we head straight back to the weirder ends of science and technology news spectrum, and along the way we discover sixth