Latest Articles for Author: Pamela McMillan

The long dark: what kind of survivor are you?

The Long Dark: What Kind of Survivor Are You?

The Long Dark survival game is as beautiful as it is dark. An independent game studio based on  Vancouver Island, called Hinterland Games, wants to know: are you a survivor? If the world were to suddenly lose all light and technology, would you be able to survive what Mother Nature can throw at you? This…

Dark souls 2 walkthrough: no-man’s wharf

Dark Souls 2 Walkthrough: No-Man’s Wharf

Dark Souls 2 Walkthrough: No-Man’s Wharf Welcome to Dark Souls 2, where it is up to you to free the land of Drangleic from an ancient curse. Of course, this isn’t going to be easy so Geek Insider is here to help! No-Man’s Wharf Items: Titanite Shard x2 Soul of a Proud Knight x2 Large…

Sailor moon crystal: episode 1 recap

Sailor Moon Crystal: Episode 1 Recap

The new Sailor Moon Crystal premiered and with a beautiful new song and stunning opening animation that somewhat resembles scenes from a Space Odyssey; 2001, has already shown itself to be different from the original. Episodes can be found free on Hulu. The first episode of Sailor Moon Crystal was almost exactly the same as…

‘dark souls 2’ walkthrough: cathedral of blue

‘Dark Souls 2’ Walkthrough: Cathedral of Blue

Welcome to Dark Souls 2, where it is up to you to free the land of Drangleic from an ancient curse. Of course, this isn’t going to be easy so Geek Insider is here to help! Cathedral of Blue The Cathedral of Blue is a very small area. To find its entrance, please refer to…

Inform: will it change computers forever?

InFORM: Will It Change Computers Forever?

Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology may have brought us one step closer to touchable holograms with their new invention. What’s So Cool About It? The creators; PhD students Sean Follmer, Daniel Leithinger, and Professor Hiroshi Ishii (from MIT’s Tangible Media Group) named the device; inFORM. It can be used for 3D modeling, bar…

Ge is giving away 12 free “build your own jet engine” kits

GE is Giving Away 12 Free “Build Your Own Jet Engine” Kits

General Electric has just announced that it will be holding a sweepstakes to give away 12 3D printed “Build Your Own Engine” packs; these kits that will allow any aviation geek (or any geek really, I mean, who wouldn’t want this in their house?) to build their own working miniature jet engine. A Cute Little…

Hot pink skyscrapers: cleaning the air, saving the world

Hot Pink Skyscrapers: Cleaning The Air, Saving The World

Can a building ever be more than just a structure of metal, glass, and concrete? The London based architect company; Chetwoods, believes so. They are responsible for the innovative design plans of the twin Phoenix Towers that are set to start construction on an island in the middle of a lake in Wuhan, the capital…

Google glass: reading your mind with the help of a new app

Google Glass: Reading Your Mind With The Help Of A New App

This Place, a creative company based in London, has taken the next step in creating hands-free technology. Soon keyboards, touch screens, and even Google Glass’s finger swiping might be a thing of the past. How It Works The app, MindRDR, is designed to work with Google Glass and another head mounted sensor called the Neurosky…

Girl geek academy: on a mission to teach women to code

Girl Geek Academy: On A Mission To Teach Women To Code

It is well known that men vastly outnumber the amount of women in the tech world. According to a survey done by the International Game Developers Association in 2009, only 11.5% of women worked in the gaming industry. In the newest survey done last month, it was shown that the number had increased to 22%,…

Dark souls 2 walkthrough: heide’s tower of flame

Dark Souls 2 Walkthrough: Heide’s Tower of Flame

Welcome to Dark Souls 2, where it is up to you to free the land of Drangleic from an ancient curse. Of course, this isn’t going to be easy so Geek Insider is here to help! Heide’s Tower of Flame Items: Sublime Bone Dust x1 (burn at the bonfire in Majula to permanently increase HP gain from…

Dark souls 2 walkthrough: forest of fallen giants – part 2

Dark Souls 2 Walkthrough: Forest of Fallen Giants – Part 2

Welcome to Dark Souls 2, where it is up to you to free the land of Drangleic from an ancient curse. Of course, this isn’t going to be easy so Geek Insider is here to help! For Part 1 of this section, click here. Forest of Fallen Giants Items:  Titanite Shard x2 Green Blossom x2…

Dark souls 2 walkthrough: forest of fallen giants – part 1

Dark Souls 2 Walkthrough: Forest of Fallen Giants – Part 1

Dark Souls 2 Walkthrough: Forest of Fallen Giants Welcome to Dark Souls 2, where it is up to you to free the land of Drangleic from an ancient curse. Of course, this isn’t going to be easy so Geek Insider is here to help! Forest of Fallen Giants Items: Life Gem x8 Soul of a…

Horror: it’s time to kill the found footage

Horror: It’s Time To Kill The Found Footage

The age has come when the infamous shaky-cam-asaurus and his brother, the dim witted found-footage-rex, need to become extinct. Many readers might fondly remember the originals; The Blair Witch Project, Cloverfield, and Paranormal Activities and how they chilled and thrilled, but the films today are hardly making the cut.   WARNING: Contains spoilers   All These…

14 amazing horror comics to fill your night with terror

14 Amazing Horror Comics to Fill Your Night With Terror

Time to turn down the lights and prepare yourself for some of the best free horror comics on the web. From the macabre to the sinister, the creepy to the grotesque, the following comics will leave you haunted and hungry for more. Spooky Shorts for Your Spare Time What does it really mean to love…

Darks souls 2 walkthrough: things betwixt

Darks Souls 2 Walkthrough: Things Betwixt

Welcome to Dark Souls 2, where it is up to you to free the land of Drangleic from an ancient curse. Of course, this isn’t going to be easy so Geek Insider is here to help! Things Betwixt Items: Rusted Coin x1 (use to temporarily boost luck) Human Effigy x2 (restores Humanity when used) Stone…