As a fellow geek, you may wholeheartedly agree with this article. If you are a non-geek (do they really exist?), you might take offense. Regardless… how you feel about the matter is largely irrelevant – the truth is that a geek probably will steal your girlfriend this year (or steal away the girl you may […]
By Ilya Kochanov Contributing Writer, [GAS] As we all know, part of being a sexy geek is dressing the part. You can always deck yourself out in sweater vests and the latest in pocket-protecting technology however, if you want to go for a more urban look check out these Star Wars sneakers. They’re a little […]
By Mark O’Neill How’s this for the ultimate in geek-gear? Over at Instructables, you can find out how to turn your boring plain USB stick into a carbonite-frozen Han Solo! Imagine the looks on people when you plug that little baby into the USB socket!
By Brian Boyko Contributor, [GAS] Over at Network Performance Daily, we’ve been putting up a few articles dealing with ideas proposed in a controversial book by Nicholas Carr, called “The Big Switch: Rewiring the World, from Edison to Google“. While those articles are geared toward the IT and enterprise networking set, they’re interesting reading because […]
If you are a geek, and you are with a non-geek significant other, chances are they will try to change you at a point in your relationship. (Okay, yes, the chances of a guy wanting to change a geeky girl into a non-geek is pretty low, but who knows… it might happen.) Anyhow, the folks […]
For those of you who still have one of those old, brown velvet sofas and are considering burning it in your backyard, read on. Based on the principle that someone’s trash might be someone else’s treasure, Freecycle.org, offers to help you get rid of your old stuff by giving it away to people in need. […]
Have you noticed an increase in email spam lately? I’ve gone from my usual 200 or so spam messages a day to about 2500 a day for the last couple of weeks. It looks like the spammers are just belting out numerous copies of the same messages over and over again — which is an […]
By Shea Gunther Contributing Writer, [GAS] In the world of top secret spy tech, there’s sneaky cool and then there is sneeeaky cool. This next item is set firmly in the second camp. The US Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) is working on a tiny spy plane that has the ability to land on a […]