Category: Geek

Google Stadia

It’s only a few months now till we get too see Google Stadia in the wild, so the big question is, will it work as promised?   For those who don’t know Google are entering the hardware gaming market with a difference. As we approach the next gen consoles with their PS5 or Xbox something monikers, Google decided it was… Read more →

BBC Bashing and Brilliant Bits

It’s been a while, how are you all doing? Glad to hear it. Well today has been all about the BBC and the amount it pays it’s top people and how there isa VERY clear gender pay gap. I don’t think the BBC should have been forced to reveal these details and it’s clear they are on less than those… Read more →

Music Changes Everything

By now I am guessing you have seen the new Star Wars trailer. If you haven’t or you have forgotten what it looks like I have put it below. I have also popped a mashup of it too. Someone has taken the time to mashup the music and add the soundtrack from Inception. It adds a whole new darker feel… Read more →

HTC One M9

HTC One M9 User Review

Let’s start with a confession; this is my 3rd official HTC phone, The HTC One M9. Not because I am a die-hard HTC fanatic, but they have either produced the best handset at time of upgrade or they have the feature I need. So before I review my new phone without techy boring bits, let me give you some background.… Read more →

Government Conspiracy

Internet security is a big thing. Whether its people hacking your accounts or your “friendly” government spying on your emails and pictures… yes those pictures. The ones you took just for your partner to enjoy at their leisure. I could go on and on about it here but John Oliver and his amazing Last Week Tonight (LWT) have taken care… Read more →

Pinterest and IFTTT

I have prided myself on joining new and emerging websites, some die on their arse others take off. So much so I have an IFTTT account which send me beta releases of new sites. I can register my interest, log my usual username and boom. I am in on the ground floor for the next big thing. Yeah I have… Read more →

Spotify vs Swift

One of my favourite subjects, besides coffee, is Spotify. I have written about it on countless occasions and use it daily. So when I see another story from some musical artist bitching about how little online streaming pays it makes my heart bleed with stupidity.   The musical world has changed over the last 20 years yet some artists and… Read more →

Safety First

Security and the internet are becoming more and more interwoven. We take it for granted that you need to have password after password for this site and that site and this app or that. The advice we are meant to keep these all different is hard to swallow. The recent iCloud debacle is proof enough.   I did a little… Read more →