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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 - 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 - 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 - On The Box

On The Box 73 – The Great British Chuckle-Off

So Assassin’s Creed gets a TV series, the NFL are changing their rules on adverts, Noel Fielding is going to be a host of Bake-Off and there’s a second attempt at a US version of Top Gear. We’re still not sure which of those could

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S14E07 – All Hail the Great Wiki Overlord

Another week, another episode, and another blast through the oddities of science and technology. This time we’ve got trips to the moon, Wikipedia bots, prank shows, the efforts of certain companies to keep their expansions moving, and slightly mad scientists. Tune in to The Geek

Hands on with the Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch is now in the wild and the company enters a new generation. As an early adopter, I wish to share my thoughts on the device itself but, given that most of the value of a gaming platform is based upon its software

The Geek Show - S14E01 - Elmo's Videodrome Nightmare

S14E01 – Elmo’s Videodrome Nightmare

2017 is here, and we mark our return with a long-absent, but much requested form. Join us as we look at the latest happenings in the weird and wonderful worlds of technology, science and geek culture – and then completely fail to take any of

Fish Selfies Are Now A Thing…..

What an age to be a pet owner! In recent years we’ve seen some pretty weird and wonderful things that you can treat your pet to, and the newest addition comes from CCP – a division of Bandai – who have the latest technology for your