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5 best cult films available on netfilx

5 Best Cult Films Available on Netfilx

With the increase of viewers watching movies via streaming devices or services, what does that mean for cult film fanatics? Well if one has a Netflix account, even if only a streaming membership one is pretty much set. With movies from Godzilla vs. Mothera to the Breakfast Club Netflix has good choices for any cult…

Now is the time: geeks band together to fight sexism

Now is the Time: Geeks Band Together to Fight Sexism

While geek culture has historically been seen as having been the domain of men; with the mainstream-ness of geek culture women as well as men have become equal fans of this art and lifestyle. Women are a growing group in the technology fields as well as the convention circuits. But with this growing culture and…

Geek etiquette

Geek Etiquette

Whether you’re surfing the internet, involved in an intense online game, exclaiming the powers of geekdom on a social media site, or just enjoying Comic Con, geek etiquette is a must for every geek. Geek Insider has the knowledge you need in order to not end up branded as the rude geek or “that guy”…

Geeky knitting and crocheting

Geeky Knitting and Crocheting

Geeky knitting. What is it and where are the patterns? Well, first off one must learn to knit, after that there are many degrees of easiness and hardness that one can find in geeky patterns. From knitting or crocheting small figurines, to making big masks or blankets. Anything and everything geeky to knit or crochet…

Geeky love: a very geeky engagement

Geeky Love: A Very Geeky Engagement

What happens when geeks fall in love? Well, whether they agree that Halo is the best video game ever, or argue over which one will be the Doctor’s next companion, or who will catch all the Pokémon first; here are some great ideas for a very geeky engagement. Getting Down on One Knee (to Save…

What if grand theft auto happened in real life?

What if Grand Theft Auto Happened in Real Life?

Imagine if your favorite game were to transcend into our reality. If it were Super Mario Brothers, mushrooms would make you big enough to walk right through traffic, and all pipes would take you to a magical world. If it were Dead Island, zombies would be everywhere and you would probably be dead as well…

10 questions we all have about the next season of ‘game of thrones’

10 Questions We All Have About The Next Season of ‘Game of Thrones’

With the season finale of HBO’s ‘Game of Thrones’ having premiered a few months ago, almost four months if we want to get technical, our anticipation for the next season is in full effect. However, since we have to wait until next April, all we can do is wait anxiously and re-read the books until…

Poor internet quality is affecting our children

Poor Internet Quality Is Affecting Our Children

Not the kind of headline you might expect, but in some parts of the United Kingdom, slow internet is in fact, hindering the learning efforts of young students. Poor quality internet is a growing concern; so much so, local government officials are ramping up an effort to speed things up in order to bring some…

Top 10 retro video games

Top 10 Retro Video Games

Video games have come a long way from those 8 bit systems from Nintendo and other gaming systems. But for those of us who grew up on those gaming system that seem so obsolete to the gamers of today, there is no comparison. Below are the top 10 retro video games that will forever hold a…

Ashton Kutcher jOBS Biopic Premiering at Sundance 2013

Premiering at Sundance in 2013, Steve Jobs will get the Ashton Kutcher star treatment in Joshua Michael Stern’s movie biopic “jOBS”. Kutcher is only one out of a handful of stars slated to star in the picture. The movie chronicles 30 years in the life of Steve Jobs, covering his ascension from college drop-out to…

Top 5 Gadget Gifts at Under $100

Looking for some great gifts this year that won’t break the bank? If so, below you are going to find the top 5 gadget gifts that you can buy for yourself or for others this holiday season for under $100. They have a wide range of options and can make everyone on your gift list…

New facebook timeline layout has been released

New Facebook Timeline Layout Has Been Released

Who is not on Facebook? Everybody from all around the globe, even your grandmother, I am willing to bet, has an account on Facebook. Because of the social media site’s popularity to every race on Earth, Facebook has been filled with post from marketers both online and offline. Now, Facebook has ignited a global firestorm…

Kindle fire hd – a great tablet at an affordable price

Kindle Fire HD – A Great Tablet at an Affordable Price

The Kindle Fire is here! Amazon has done it again. From the people who first brought you an eReader in the Amazon Kindle comes the next big thing in tablets – the Kindle Fire HD.  In a world full of high priced tablets that everyone wishes for and few can afford, this newest addition to…

Ipad mini soars: 3 million sold in first weekend of launch

iPad Mini Soars: 3 Million Sold In First Weekend Of Launch

Apple Is Back: iPad Mini Rocks The Launch With its launch of the iPad mini and fourth-generation iPad tablet, Apple reaped the rewards within its first weekend by selling 3 million units. The company did not release separate sales numbers for the two products. “Customers around the world love the new iPad mini and fourth-generation…