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.
Senate calls on FTC to Protect Consumer Privacy #1555
Tuesday 21 September 2021
: Democrats in the Senate have sent the FTC a request to make rules to protect consumer privacy seeing they have failed to get any type of...
Fake Covid Vaccine Cards Exploding on Marketplaces #1554
Friday 17 September 2021
: Since President Biden has issued more vaccine mandates there has been a surge in fake covid vaccine cards being sold on the internet for as...
Facebook VIP List with no Posting Restrictions #1553
Tuesday 14 September 2021
: Facebook VIP is a list of 5.8 million people that do not have to follow community standard guidelines and can almost get away with anything...
Microsoft Delays Office Open #1552
Friday 10 September 2021
: Microsoft has delayed opening its office due to Delta and I am sure this is happening in a lot of places. No video today as your host messed...
Your driver license on an iPhone #1551
Friday 03 September 2021
: Kirk here for Todd while he is away on travel for this Thursday’s episode. Apple made the announcement that if you live in the US, you can...
China is being tough on children #1550
Tuesday 31 August 2021
: Hi everyone, Kirk here filling in for Todd while he is away on business travel, he will be back a week from this Thursday, September 9th....
Was it an Alien? #1549
Friday 27 August 2021
: Did Russians see an Alien spacecraft entering the atmosphere or was it something less sinister burning up. No one knows but the images are...
Covid 19 Vaccine Data Leaked #1548
Tuesday 24 August 2021
: Covid 19 Vaccine data has been leaked on 38 million individuals along with a whole host of PII. Nothing is sacred and you can blame...
Amazon Building Shopping Centers? #1547
Friday 20 August 2021
: Amazon has decided that they want in the shopping center business after them and Walmart knocked out almost every small retail business in...
Tuesday 17 August 2021
: I am in the middle of the longest power outage I have experienced in many years. Going on six days without power while we have a generator...
Apple Betrays Trust of it’s Users! #1545
Tuesday 10 August 2021
: Apple has decided to go backward in end-to-end encryption by deploying image and message scanning in an attempt to detect naughty pictures...
Time to learn Code #1544
Friday 30 July 2021
: 16 sites to learn code and give yourself another opportunity to learn a new skill that may come in handy at your day job and or start a new...
Does Amazon have access to your Home or Business? #1543
Tuesday 27 July 2021
: It appears that Amazon may have access to millions of homes, apartment buildings, and businesses by giving property owners as little as $100...
Health Misinformation on Section 230 Bill #1542
Friday 23 July 2021
: The Senate is introducing what it is touting as the Health Mis-Information Exemption on Section 230 that will hold companies responsible for...
Facebook is not Killing People #1541
Tuesday 20 July 2021
: President Biden has reversed course and said that Facebook is not killing people as he earlier suggested over the weekend. Meanwhile, the...
Whitehouse becomes Internet Censor #1540
Friday 16 July 2021
: The Whitehouse has decided that it wants to be the new Internet Censor and tell Facebook and News organizations what they consider...
SpaceX Newest Drone Ship #1539
Tuesday 13 July 2021
: Elon Musk went and built himself a new self-propelled drone ship!
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Woz Supports Right to Repair #1538
Friday 09 July 2021
: Steve Wozniak supports the right to repair movement and comments that Apple would not be where it is today without that very ability in the...
Aeronautics pioneer Wally Funk to join Jeff Bezos on first crewed Blue Origin flight #1537
Friday 02 July 2021
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Amazon Fires Flex Workers by Computer #1536
Tuesday 29 June 2021
: Amazon is firing Flex workers by computer and the company is perfectly ok with that even if it makes mistakes. There is a long line of...
Amazon Dumps Millions of Products Annually! #1535
Tuesday 22 June 2021
: So Amazon has been caught in an investigative piece in the UK of dumping literally millions of new and barely used items in landfills, while...
Five Bills to Break Up Big Tech #1534
Tuesday 15 June 2021
: There are five bills in work to essentially dismantle much of the power that big tech has today in an attempt to level the playing field but...
Ford F-150 Lightning 100,000 Pre-Orders #1533
Friday 11 June 2021
: The most sold pickup truck in the world the Ford F-150 electric version Lightning has had 100,000 pre-orders since its announcement. In...
Jeff Bezos to be an Astronaut #1532
Tuesday 08 June 2021
: Jeff Bezos is going to risk life and limb and strap himself into a rocket and go on a joyride to space to earn his Astronaut wings. Stepping...
Amazon Industrial Athlete #1531
Friday 04 June 2021
: Have you ever heard of an Industrial Athlete? Well, that is what Amazon is referring to its employees in a leaked pamphlet that seriously...