Reddit co-founder Aaron Swartz commits suicide aged 26

Aaron Swartz committed suicide on January 11     The news revolving around the death of Reddit co-founder Aaron Swartz has been revolving around the Internet for quite some time now. Swartz’s uncle, Michael Wolf, confirmed the news by stating that his nephew took his own life in his New York city apartment. Swartz’s attorney, Elliot Peters, also…

Homeland Security Warns to Disable Java

The US Department of Homeland Security warns its users to disable, or even, uninstall Java software due to several warnings from security experts about Java’s inherent threat to security.  Java is a well-known programming language and computing platform that a lot of Internet users utilize in order to be able to produce utilities, games and…

ABC may possibly launch a “Star Wars” live action TV series

Is the launching of a “Star Wars” live action series finally going to happen? Paul Lee, ABC Entertainment President, says that he’s going to pay more attention to finding out what to do with the long-overdue Star Wars live action series, especially now that Disney has already acquired Lucasfilm. Paul Lee has been quoted that…

Chinese Dad Hires Hitmen to Kill Son’s Video Game Character

Chinese dad tries to teach unemployed son a lesson by hiring virtual Hitmen to assassinate his character to curb his video game obsession.  Playing video games once in a while is a great hobby since it helps release stress and increases one’s sense of self-satisfaction. But when you’re unemployed and you’ve got your dad hiring virtual assassins…

Geek Movie Reviews: The Hobbit – An Unexpected Journey

The movie, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, was something that was truly unexpected to me. The main cause of my confusion was this: it’s been almost a decade since Peter Jackson’s The Lord of the Rings managed to wow the whole world by winning countless awards and various citations – and now, Jackson is back…

How to Maximize your Android Battery Life

Read on for clear, brief and informative tips to maximize your Android battery life So you’ve finally caved in and decided to buy yourself an Android smart phone! Good for you – Android devices are known to be functional simply because Android smart phones can act as your personal computers already. There is one problem bothering you,…

Mattel and Hasbro are Terrified Because Kids Want More High-Tech Gifts

In business, you make money if your target market likes what you’re selling them. What happens, then, if your target market stops buying your product because of new competition? You innovate. But first, you discreetly try to hide your fear and make no comments about your business. Ah, times have absolutely changed. Children of today…

Geeks Holiday Gift Guide: 5 Christmas Gifts for Your Geeky Boyfriend

Are you one of the lucky ones who are blessed with a geeky boyfriend? Good for you! Geek Insider decides to help you out this holiday season: here are some Christmas gift ideas that you can give to your geeky boyfriend – you’ll thank us for this. Having a boyfriend stereotyped as a geek is…

Iron Man 3 Round-Up

“Sorry, No Avengers”, “It’s Not a Serious Movie” & More Everyone has been anticipating the latest Iron Man addition to the ever famous franchise so the latest news revolving around it has fans itching to hear more. Forget about reading various news and several articles about Iron Man 3 – this post covers them all. …

Geek’s Holiday Gift Guide: Best Cameras to Give for Christmas

Which cameras are the best ones that can capture moments of love, fun, embarrassment and joy? Which cameras will you give as Christmas gifts? Take a look and find out which ones made it to the list. Nowadays, everyone, and by that, I actually mean everyone, seems to own a camera. Let’s be honest –…