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As 4G continues to become the norm on our devices, more and more worries are circulating regarding our mobile security. The UK will soon become the third largest 4G market in Europe with almost 8 million people connected, whilst there are over 40 million connected in the United States, but... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at GeekWeek
The more sci-fi oriented amongst you will be well aware that the new Star Wars sequels are due to commence next year, with the first part seeing Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill all reprising their roles in the original trilogy as Han Solo, Princess Leia and Luke Skywalker... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at GeekWeek
On June 2, 2010, Detroit Tigers pitcher Armando Galarraga threw a ninth-inning, two-out pitch to Jason Donald of the Cleveland Indians. Donald clipped a grounder to the right of first base pulling Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera off of the bag. Galarraga ran to cover, and Cabrera fired over to... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2014 at GeekWeek
It seems that at one point or another, most people in the public eye will have an affair or appear in a sex tape. Athletes, actors, musicians, politicians, teachers—no one is immune to the power of sex, and the media can’t get enough of a good bit of naughty gossip.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2014 at GeekWeek
The internet ushered in a new era in poker, as old-school hustlers and grizzled road gamblers were replaced by a slew of teenage and 20-something wizards, or as they used to be known… geeks. Like the poker pros from bygone eras these online wizards are most certainly nonconformists who have... Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2014 at GeekWeek
In a nail biting finale, the San Antonio Spurs managed to settle their feud with Miami Heat last Sunday as they battled their way through to a 104-87 victory. The win was particularly significant for the boys, who had missed out on the title in 2013 as Miami claimed a... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2014 at GeekWeek
And the darlings of Tellywatch 2014 are…well, anti-heroes, yet again. Normal is truly boring. Witches, pirates, the moodily misunderstood and the sinisterly sci-fi seem to have found favour once again with our movies and television. Midway through 2014 and we have already seen quite a few forays into seriously good... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2014 at GeekWeek
Concept cars are the stuff of dreams and explain that a concept car is a machine that engineers and scientists want to be able to make, yet is often just outside the realms of possibility (or marketability, more’s to the point). However, Land Rover may have come up with... Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2014 at GeekWeek
The gambling industry's continuing growth in popularity over recent years has been more than a little helped by the ever-improving technology available to gambling fans. While in years gone by, punters would have to physically take themselves to casinos in order to play blackjack, hit the poker tables or have... Continue reading
Posted May 27, 2014 at GeekWeek
This year, the FIFA World Cup promises to be the largest soccer tournament in history. Thirty-two countries will battle it out in twelve stadiums throughout Brazil. Since 1930, eighteen tournaments have taken place in seven countries, Brazil, Italy, Germany, Argentina, Uruguay, England, and France. The following are fifteen interesting facts... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2014 at GeekWeek
With the 2014 World Cup in Brazil fast approaching, millions of fans across the world will begin preparations to celebrate in style and cheer their nation on to potential glory. From house parties to watching games in a pub, football fans will have their own unique way of keeping tabs... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2014 at GeekWeek
In light of recent comments placing a 90% probability on a 2014 lauch by Virgin Galactic's Richard Branson and the fresh announcement of a one-day only sale for Google Glass, it seems the sci-fi inspired future is quickly colliding with our present-day existence. Technology and ideas that once seemed limited... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at GeekWeek
The popularity of mobile apps is rapidly growing with more and more applications been launched every day. With the World Cup edging closer, we take a look at some of the best apps available to football fans. The following applications mentioned add a new edge, and new aspect to the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2014 at GeekWeek
Last year, mobile game content on Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android platform outsold gaming titles for handheld consoles, such as the PlayStation Vita and Nintendo DS. Coupled with the fact that 968 million smartphones were sold globally to end users in 2013, this signals a major shift in the gaming... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2014 at GeekWeek
There’s been a lot of hype surrounding what we might expect in the technology world this year. 2013 threw up some incredible pieces of kit, from the PlayStation 4, to the introduction of wearable tech, to even the world’s first scented app. So what’s left for 2014? Well if the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2014 at GeekWeek
Before the start of the NCAA tournament it was trendy in mainstream sports media circles to label certain teams as 'overrated' and 'underrated'. And no team was dismissed as 'overrated' more often than the Wichita State Shockers. The argument went that last year's Final Four run was a fluke and... Continue reading
Posted Mar 23, 2014 at GeekWeek
Peter Serafinowicz is a British actor, comedian, writer, voice artist and director who was born in Liverpool. Serafinowicz is probably best known for his role as Pete in Shaun of the Dead and as the voice of Darth Maul in Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace. He has also... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2014 at GeekWeek
Despite the fact that the Consumer Electronics Show, aka the CES, has said goodbye for this year, tech lovers don't need to panic as another big, technological event is nearly upon us. Between February 24th and 27th, Barcelona, Spain will played to the World Mobile Congress, one of the biggest... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2014 at GeekWeek
Now that there are online bingo sites available, players can now enjoy the game without having to leave their homes. Bingo has, for a long time, been a very enjoyable form of entertainment for a great number of people but before the emergence of these online bingo sites , people... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2014 at GeekWeek
Become a casino master gambler Gambling has long remained an attractive vice for millions of people across the world who wish to experience the tension, drama and excitement of placing their own money on odds-based games which could return a considerable fortune. A multi-billion pound industry is built upon the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2014 at GeekWeek
When some of us picture an online casino, we probably imagine a completely digital experience, void of any tangible human interaction. This idea is in fact highly dated and basically incorrect, and whilst there are still some sites out there which really do place the player in competition with the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2014 at GeekWeek
Several trainers have cemented their names as the best to have ever entered horses in the Cheltenham Festival. Willie Mullins, the Irish Champion Trainer, always has an extremely strong stable of horses ready for the festival every year, and 2014 is no different. Having begun his training career in 1988,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2014 at GeekWeek
A Houston, Texas area furniture store is feeling the bottom line burn after a Super Bowl promotion cost them millions of dollars in sales. Gallery Furniture owner Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale announced on his website that he lost $7 million in the “Pigskin Promotion” after nearly a thousand customers won... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2014 at GeekWeek
While there seems like no shortage of music playing websites, there is on undeniable lead in the world of personalised music control – and that is Spotify. Available in both Free and Premium modes, the programme can be downloaded onto computers or the app installed on mobiles and tablets. Free... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2014 at GeekWeek
With the widespread embrace of smart phone and tablet technology ever-increasing, there are no lack of apps dedicated to gaming for entertainment. If you're the sort that likes to spend your free time on your phone playing poker or casino games, however, it can be hard to find your fit... Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2013 at GeekWeek