McAfee SaaS Endpoint Protection

March 15, 2014 - 12:56 am in Software

If we offered a prize for the most improved software, McAfee's Security as a Service (SaaS) Endpoint Protection would surely win it. While the version we tested last year could deal with barely half of the live threats we threw at it, we're glad to report…


Parallels Access

March 15, 2014 - 12:55 am in Software

Parallels Access is an iPad app that lets you run native Windows and Mac OS X programs on your iPad, wherever you happen to be in the world. As these…


Interview with “Divergent” Cast and Photos from the AZ Premiere

March 15, 2014 - 12:06 am in News

On March 21st, Summit’s latest YA mega-franchise adaptation, Divergent, hits movie theaters across the country. Geek News Network sits down with two…


Goodyear unveils next-gen blimp, first in 45 years

March 15, 2014 - 12:03 am in News

Goodyear's new blimp, which is technically a zeppelin. It's the tire company's first new airship design in 45 years. (Credit: Goodyear) Goodyear on Friday unveiled its first next-generation blimp in 45 years. Technically a German-designed zeppelin, the new…


Microsoft will pay you to stop using Windows XP

March 14, 2014 - 11:47 pm in Apps

Microsoft wants you to stop using Windows XP. Badly. How badly? They’ll actually give you fifty bucks right now to replace your outdated XP machine.The push is on to move everyone they possibly can away from XP before pulling the plug on security updates…


Scientists may have detected the gravitational echoes of the big bang

March 14, 2014 - 11:43 pm in News

Roughly 14 billion years ago, something happened and the universe was born. The exact nature of that something, which we’ve taken to calling the big bang, is not entirely clear. However, some tantalizing new evidence from a specialized telescope called BICEP…


Computer Keys Contact Lens Case

March 14, 2014 - 11:22 pm in Uncategorized

Inspired by computer keys obviously, this contact keys lens case is cool to have, snap tight lids make this case excellent for traveling, it’s only $5. Isn’t it a cool birthday gift for your geek friend? get it from gama-go Source: –…


First, we kill all the ‘futurists’

March 14, 2014 - 10:59 pm in Life

This is a tale of two keynotes. One, by a working scientist explaining the work being done in her field. The other, by a recycling expert dropping an inexcusable f-bomb: “futurist.” Don’t get me wrong. I am interested in the future. I expect, as inventor…


Seth Rogen Bringing The Console Wars Of The 90′s To The Big Screen

March 14, 2014 - 10:34 pm in Games

Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg have signed on to bring an adaption of Blake Harris’s Console Wars: Sega, Nintendo and the Battle that Defined a Generation to movie theaters soon. The movie would essentially be a visual presentation of what went on behind…


Valve reveals Steam Controller redesign, complete with buttons

March 14, 2014 - 10:28 pm in Games

Back in January, Valve gave word that it was redesigning the Steam Machine’s controller. It originally sported a unique gamepad design, featuring touchpads in place of standard analog sticks, and a small square touchscreen in the center of the pad that replaced…