New British government committee may police the Internet

By Mark O’Neill Contributing Writer, [GAS] In what goes to prove that the British really do have a sense of humour, it has been recommended that a government committee be set up to protect Internet users from nasty people online such as abusive bloggers.   Hey you…..f**king read this OK?   I’m putting a lot of damn […]

The Orwell Diaries to be turned into a blog

By Mark O’Neill Contributing Writer, [GAS] I have been a big George Orwell fan ever since I first read “1984” and “Animal Farm” at school.   Who hasn’t heard of the slogans “Big Brother is watching us” and “war is peace, freedom is slavery, and ignorance is strength”?    These are slogans which are now part of […]

Bloggers : The typing more and moving less syndrome (Video)

By Mark O’Neill Contributing Writer, [GAS] This blog post by David Risley kind of hit a raw nerve today because it is a problem that all bloggers face sooner or later. Blogging is a sedentary occupation.   I personally sit in my chair for 12 hours or more, 6 days a week.   Yes, I have breaks […]

The lazy blogger’s post generator

By Mark O’Neill Contributing Writer, [GAS] If you blog for a living like I do, you’ll know that some days the words just don’t come.   For hours, you’ll sit there looking for stories or you’ll try to make the words come out to no avail.    Or you’ll simply not be bothered, give up and watch […]

Memphis bloggers – respect ma authoritah!

By Mark O’Neill Contributing Writer, [GAS] First it was Chinese and Iranian bloggers getting the boot in from their government, then a Russian blogger received a suspended prison sentence for saying nasty things on his blog about the local police.   Now the Memphis Police Department (MPD) in the good ol’ US of A is attempting […]

Five Blogs Green Techies Should be Reading

Green technology is the way of the future, no doubt about it. Nothing fuels mind-boggling innovation like the possibility of the world being totally destroyed if we don’t clean up our act. So, it’s an exciting time to be a geek right now – there’s so much cool green tech out there, you can hardly […]

Bored with your feeds? Try Toluu!

In a world with more than 100 million blogs, do you find it difficult to find new and interesting things to read? How do you sift through all of the noise to find blogs that you might like? Would you like a simple way to find good content? Maybe Toluu will save the day for […]

5 Sexy Reasons Geeks Get Excited By Miley Cyrus

Let’s be clear about something. Despite the attractive woman in the logo, this site is about geek-tech first and sexiness second. Or is it the other way around? Well, it doesn’t really matter. But this article is NOT going to be about the Miley Cyrus shower pictures that have given the World Wide Web a […]