Geek News Central Podcast
Twice weekly Technology News show covering the Tech Space. With Segments on Science, Mobile, Digital TV, FAA, FCC, Cyber Security, Gadgets and Tech Politics.
Tuesday 23 March 2021
: Amiss the publishing of the last show the server that GNC resides on fell over sideways and crashed harder than an airplane with no fuel. It...
Facebook will read your Brain waves #1514
Friday 19 March 2021
: Facebook is working on a new device that will read your brain waves in order to power a device that will let you type like a keyboard...
Google Incognito Lawsuit to Advance #1513
Tuesday 16 March 2021
: Googles 5 Billion dollars incognito lawsuit is being allowed to advance. This is after Google has worked hard to get it dismissed but it has...
SpaceX Expands Starlink Options #1512
Tuesday 09 March 2021
: SpaceX as I predicted will be expanding its options for its Starlink ground stations by putting them on big trucks, airplanes, RV’s, and a...
Verizon Says Turn off 5g to Save Battery! #1511
Tuesday 02 March 2021
: Verizon in a now-deleted tweet is telling customers to turn off 5g in order to save on battery life of their mobile phones. With the added...
Streamer earns $3000 while Sleeping #1510
Friday 26 February 2021
: A celebrity in Taiwan started her live stream and went to sleep for 5 hours. This then resulted in over 11,000 people watching the stream of...
Perseverance Landing Video Incredible #1509
Tuesday 23 February 2021
: Perseverance landing video released by NASA is truly remarkable. I was blown away by the clarity it was like a front-row seat. While short...
Perseverance has Landed on Mars #1508
Friday 19 February 2021
: Perseverance has landed on mars huge shout-out of congratulations to NASA and the JPL team that made it happen. Knocking on wood here but we...
Starlink Global Impact #1507
Friday 12 February 2021
: Starlink Global Impact is going to be so profound that it will spur innovation beyond America. I feel Elon Musk and the Starlink team will...
Section 230 is 25! #1506
Tuesday 09 February 2021
: Section 230 of the Digitally Millenium Copyright Act is 25 today and businesses like mine would not have been able to survive without it....
Is Google a Bigger Gatekeeper? #1505
Tuesday 02 February 2021
: Google appears to be trying to give consumers more information about a website before you visit it, in qualifying the content it provides...
Robinhood App Stealing from the Poor #1504
Friday 29 January 2021
: RobinHood the Trading app today in my opinion effectively stole from the poor, when it prevented its users to make legal trades on the stock...
5G Gear in Your Front Yard #1503
Tuesday 26 January 2021
: It may not be too long before you find 5G Gear as big a freezer finds it’s way into your front yard to power all of the 5G Antennas in...
Wages effected by Remoter Working #1502
Friday 22 January 2021
: Covid has allowed millions of people to work from home and some have even been able to move to new locations which are and have started to...
Google and Facebook in Ad Scheme? #1501
Tuesday 19 January 2021
: It’s being reported that Google and Facebook had some sort of Ad deal together that gave Facebook preferential treatment in-ad purchasing...
Friday 15 January 2021
: Episode 1500 in the can but wow what a process to get here. Had to edit tonight you missed some fun as the stream died this evening. A big...
Big Tech Takeover #1499
Tuesday 12 January 2021
: Big Tech Takeover is the story dominating all headlines the past 3-4 days. I take a serious look at what has happened, the ramifications and...
Elon Musk The World’s Richest Man #1498
Friday 08 January 2021
: Elon Musk became the world’s richest man today when Tesla stock skyrocketed. Congrats to him and hey Elon you want to get into the...
Slack’s 2021 massive outage #1497
Tuesday 05 January 2021
: Slack started 2021 1st major workday with a major outage disrupting remote workers globally. Nice kickoff to 2021. We will soon be...
End of Year Reflection Show #1496
Wednesday 30 December 2020
: A short end of the year show to reflect on what has happened to the show, the family of listeners, and where we go in the future. Subscribe...
DJI On US Entity List #1495
Tuesday 22 December 2020
: DJI has made it on the United States Entity list for human rights violations. This is a big blow to DJI and could really impact their...
Facebook Rolls Back News Feed Changes #1494
Friday 18 December 2020
: Facebook rolls back news feed changes now that the election is over. They applied significant editorial control over the content being...
FCC Cracks Down Hard on China #1493
Friday 11 December 2020
: The FCC today mandated massive bans of telecommunications company equipment that have any type of federal subsidy or payment. These requires...
SpaceX gets 866 Million #1492
Tuesday 08 December 2020
: SpaceX will get 866 million over the next 10 years from the US Government as part of its rural broadband initiatives to bring broadband to...
Google Uncovers iPhone Wifi Hack #1491
Friday 04 December 2020
: Google finds a major Wifi security vulnerability. It was a major one and took the security researcher a full 6 months to develop it. Back in...