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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 - 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 - 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 - 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