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.
Comcast Internet Caps #1490
Tuesday 24 November 2020
: Comcast Internet Caps are coming and if you use more than 1.2tb of bandwidth they are going to hammer you with a $10 per 50gb charge which...
Paypal competes with GoFundMe #1489
Friday 20 November 2020
: Paypal is attempting to compete with GoFundMe in a limited way.. After a series of unfortunate equipment failures, I am asking for your...
AI Newscaster makes Debut in Korea #1488
Tuesday 17 November 2020
: Scientist in Korea has debuted the first-ever AI Newscaster that was modeled after a well-known newscaster in Korea. The likeness is...
Google to End Free Photo Storage #1487
Friday 13 November 2020
: Google is ending free photo storage and pushing everyone to Google One. This part of ongoing bait and switch techniques companies do over...
Apple One More Thing #1486
Tuesday 10 November 2020
: Apple One more thing event is bad news for Intel but good news for Apple as they will be in control of almost their entire infrastructure....
Spy on your Neighbors with a Doorcam #1485
Friday 06 November 2020
: Spy on your Neighbors is something many do. But connecting your Doorcam to a police surveillance center to allow the police to spy are two...
Tesla Upgrade Removes the Radio! #1484
Friday 30 October 2020
: A Tesla upgrade on some of its late model cars removed the AM/FM Radio along with SiriusXM but for $500 they can get is back. This is the...
Facebook registers 4.4m voters #1483
Tuesday 27 October 2020
: Facebook registers 4.4 million voters which is not hard to believe considering how aggressive they were at trying to get you to register...
Facebook and Twitter under scrutiny #1482
Friday 23 October 2020
: Facebook and Twitter have gotten a little too big for their britches and now they are going to have to go answer to the Senate judicial...
TikTok Banning QAnon #1481
Monday 19 October 2020
: TikTok has declared war on QAnon content and anyone sharing or posting that type of content is getting there accounts banned. Once more a...
16th Anniversary Show #1480
Tuesday 06 October 2020
: Tonight is my 16th Anniversary podcast and I take you down memory lane to the beginning when this show was born and a little of the history...
Facebook Forecast is Evil #1479
Friday 02 October 2020
: Facebook has this new feature called Forecast and they seem to think it is going to shape civil discussions on its platform. As you can tell...
International Podcast Day Celebration #1478
Tuesday 29 September 2020
: International Podcast Day is this coming Wednesday September 30th. I will be involved with several big events. The interview of Adam Curry...
Amazon – Ring Announcements #1477
Friday 25 September 2020
: Big day for Amazon Ring announcements with a slew of brand new product offerings. They are really using their market power to flood the...
Facebook at War with EU! #1476
Tuesday 22 September 2020
: Facebook is at war with the EU and says the may cease operations in Europe over a data storage ruling that happened in Ireland. Facebook...
CBP – What a Bunch of Knuckleheads #1475
Tuesday 15 September 2020
: CBP thought they had made the biggest bust of the month of counterfeit Apple AirPods. Only to find out later that they had seized another...
National Guard called in for Election #1474
Friday 11 September 2020
: The National Guard has been called in to support the election using cybersecurity experts from the national guard to help small...
SpaceX 12th Starlink Launch #1473
Friday 04 September 2020
: SpaceX has conducted it’s 12th Starlink launch and is getting close to opening it’s formal beta program and hopefully I will be able to...
No Fiber for Hong Kong #1472
Tuesday 01 September 2020
: Google and Facebook have been told no Fiber to Hong Kong as Hong Kong is now a national security risk with the high speed low latency...
LG Creates Battery Powered Mask #1471
Friday 28 August 2020
: LG has created a battery powered mask with hepa filtering but no claims on what it protects you from. Definitely better than an average...
Regaining your Privacy #1470
Tuesday 25 August 2020
: Today I start highlighting articles on how to regain your privacy in the digital world. As these types of articles are surfaced I will share...
Flawed Tracking App #1469
Friday 21 August 2020
: A flawed tracking app at Albion college appears to have had some major privacy issues until it was patched. But shows that something...
Secret Service Buys Location Data #1468
Tuesday 18 August 2020
: The Secret Service is buying cell phone location data without a warrant as many other companies and government agencies are also doing. If...
Community Guidelines Stifling Free Speech #1467
Friday 14 August 2020
: Some very raw commentary on today’s show, the past 24 hours has been an interesting emotional ride creating anxiety in me that has never...
QAnon to be targeted by Facebook #1466
Tuesday 11 August 2020
: QAnon to be targeted by Facebook they are going to be going after the groups with yet to be undetermined actions. I suspect they will be...