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MTV and MySpace Turn Piracy Into Pennies

by Casey Lynn Contributing Writer, [GAS] You know what they say… when you’ve got lemons, turn them into lemonade. And when you’ve got rampant video piracy, find a way to milk some ad revenue out of it. The “fingerprint” technology that we’ve been hearing about from YouTube is making its way in some form to […]

Legend of the Seeker: Ripping Tale or Telling Rip-Off?

By Casey Lynn Contributing Writer, [GAS] It seems like a guaranteed recipe for success: (1) source material from a series of best-selling fantasy novels (Terry Goodkind’s Sword of Truth series), (2) the producers who brought us Hercules and Xena (Sam Raimi, who has since knocked our socks off with Spider-Man, and Rob Tapert, who is […]

Did You Survive The War of the Worlds 2.0? #wotw2

By Jimmy Rogers Contributing Writer, [GAS] If you were on Twitter yesterday, you might have noticed a flood of tweets with a mysterious “#wotw2” code in them.  Well that was a “hash tag” or “hash code” you were seeing there and those tweets were completely fictional. The fake tweets were all on account of War […]

To Zombies From Google, re: Our Brains

by Casey Lynn Contributing Writer, [GAS] Good news! Google, in addition to servicing most of your Internet-related needs, is also fighting hard to save your brains. Today, their robots.txt begins with the lofty declaration: User-agent: zombies Disallow: /brains That’s right: zombies are disallowed from accessing /brains today. I for one feel much safer knowing that […]

Big Changes in Store for Doctor Who Fans

By Jimmy Rogers Contributing Writer, [GAS] I know that I’m not the only Doctor Who fan out here on Geeks Are Sexy.  Our love of Britain’s most celebrated Sci-Fi show is as potent as that of any Trekkie or Star Wars buff.  Well, brace yourself, my brethren, for some rough news. There have been rumors […]

The Beatles go digital with Rock Band-type video game

By Mark O’Neill Contributing Writer, [GAS] For years, the Beatles have frustrated their fans with refusing to have their back catalogue released online on sites such as iTunes and others.   Now the surviving members of the Fab Four have done a sudden U-turn by deciding to digitally release their music in the form of a […]

Binary Rickroll

by Casey Lynn Contributing Writer, [GAS] Apparently a countdown to the European music awards has begun, and whereas I’m sure the show will be swell (hosted by Katy Perry of “I Kissed a Girl” fame and featuring a performance by Kanye West), that news isn’t exactly geeky enough for us here at [GAS]. However, this […]