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.
TikTok Under Scrutiny #1461
Tuesday 14 July 2020
: TikTok is under more scrutiny with warnings from the RNC and DNC about staff usage of the app. They say do not use the App on any phone...
Frontier Misled Consumers #1460
Friday 10 July 2020
: Frontier has been ordered to pay a $900,000 fine for misleading consumers. Meanwhile, T-Mobile is launching its home network solution for...
Florida Bans DNA Data from Insurance Companies #1459
Tuesday 07 July 2020
: Florida residents are protected from insurance companies looking at your DNA test results unless you give them permission as part of a new...
YouTube TV Jacks up Streaming Price #1458
Friday 03 July 2020
: YouTube TV has raised the prices by a whopping 30% taking the price to really insane levels as TV companies work to get their pound of flesh...
Amazon Pays out $500 Million #1457
Tuesday 30 June 2020
: Amazon is paying out $500 million to those at Amazon most at risk for Covid. This is after they dropped the $2.00 hour extra in wages in...
Moon Toilet Contest #1456
Friday 26 June 2020
: Win $35,000 by designing the new Moon Toilet. NASA is having a contest for design ideas for a new lunar toilet. The 1/6 gravity is...
Apple WWDC Announcements #1455
Tuesday 23 June 2020
: Apple WWDC dominated the news today on everything Apple that is being announced with the big move to their ARM processor brings up memories...
7 in 10 Americans Reject Contact Tracing #1454
Tuesday 16 June 2020
: Contact tracing is proving to be a hot topic by those 55 and over with a majority of Americans reject the idea of being traced. Meanwhile, a...
Wishlist and Volunteers #1453
Tuesday 09 June 2020
: Starting a new initiative today on the show and have started a wishlist linked below. If you would like to help the show out with gear and...
Apple Tracking Looters #1452
Friday 05 June 2020
: Apple is reportedly tracking looters that broke into a Philadelphia Apple store and stole phones and other merchandise. Hopefully cooler...
Congrats to SpaceX #1451
Tuesday 02 June 2020
: Big congrats to SpaceX for a successful launch of Demo 2 in getting America back in the manned space lift business. It was a spectacular...
Section 230 #1450
Friday 29 May 2020
: Tonight I break down Section 230 of the CDA which I am sure half the planet is going crazy over today as they have no clue what it is, how...
Winners and Losers and who’s picking them! #1449
Friday 22 May 2020
: Well several things to talk about tonight is the ongoing picking of winners and losers. I also share a bit of news I have not yet made...
Massive Employment Fraud Underway #1448
Tuesday 19 May 2020
: Certain states are seeing massive employment fraud with millions of dollars being stolen giving the FBI a lot of work to do to chase down...
The Spying Continues #1447
Friday 15 May 2020
: Congress has failed to curve and of the spying as it relates to any foreign and intelligence that is collected against American citizens....
Elon Musk says take me to Jail #1446
Tuesday 12 May 2020
: Elon Musk is going to open his factories against the Alameda County health official and told employees willing to report to work. If Walmart...
Community Guidelines Pissing you Off? #1445
Friday 08 May 2020
: Are Community Guidelines Pissing You off? Well, they are pissing a lot of people off and I say tough. I have a few choice words tonight and...
Don’t Believe Everything on TV #1444
Tuesday 05 May 2020
: If you have not realized it by now. 95% of what you watch on mainstream TV news today is all about a political agenda. I encourage each of...
Time to be Brutally Honest #1443
Friday 01 May 2020
: Ladies and gentlemen, it’s time to get brutally honest. Some of these measures need to end. I cannot even impair the amount of damage this...
Covid-19 App Tracking Launches #1442
Tuesday 28 April 2020
: Covid-19 App tracking is starting in many countries and appears to be embraced in Australia. The next thing they will be doing is injecting...
Apple and Google Covid-19 App #1441
Friday 24 April 2020
: Apple and Google are almost ready with their Covid-19 tracking app that continues to spur a lot of privacy concern discussions and even EU...
Facebook Censors Protest #1440
Tuesday 21 April 2020
: Facebook is censoring event planning for protest becoming an extension of the governor’s arms in trying to squelch protest over...
Tesla Delivers 1156 Ventilators #1439
Friday 17 April 2020
: Telsa today announced they had shipped 1156 ventilators to hospitals around the country. This is the American spirit we love and we will see...
Supreme Court to go Virtual #1438
Tuesday 14 April 2020
: Do you want to listen to Supreme Court arguments? Well, you’re going to get your chance and the court is going all virtual the first week...
Surveillance with Privacy? #1437
Friday 10 April 2020
: Can we have surveillance and still maintain the privacy we as citizens are afforded today that is the question we have to ask our selves as...