Geeks Interrupted

Geeks Interrupted

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A weekly talk show about geek news, tech, gadgets, pop culture, TV, film & other random stuff.
Vodafone Launches NBN Plans, Bitcoin Sets Price Record & Apple MacOS Security Bug | Episode 226
Dec 4 • 101 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/226Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website – http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
Amazon Australia Soft Launch, YouTube Child Exploitation & The End Of Net Neutrality | Episode 225
Nov 27 • 96 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/225Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website – http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
ABC Data Leak, Apple Delays HomePod & Our Justice League Review | Episode 224
Nov 20 • 135 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/224Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website – http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
Telstra Compensate NBN Customers, Snapchat’s Upcoming Redesign & Foxtel Now Box | Episode 223
Nov 13 • 102 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/223Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website – http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
Aussie Banks Build Apple Pay Rival, Trump’s Twitter Takedown & Netflix Drops Kevin Spacey | Episode 222
Nov 6 • 100 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/222Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website – http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
How NBN Deal With Complaints, iPhone X Sell Out Fast & ABC Comedy | Episode 221
Oct 30 • 101 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/221Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website – http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
What’s Wrong With The NBN, KRACK Attack & Aussies Binge Racing Netflix Shows | Episode 220
Oct 23 • 102 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/220Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website – http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
Defence Force Hacked, Zuckerberg’s Puerto Rico VR Tour & TEN Loses The Simpsons | Episode 219
Oct 16 • 98 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Mark Macdowell.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/219Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website –…
Australia’s Facial Recognition Database, Google Pixel 2 & Harvey Weinstein Scandal | Episode 218
Oct 9 • 101 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Jessica Reesby.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/218Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website –…
The Simpsons Steer Melbourne’s Train Poll, SpaceX Earth Travel & Star Trek: Discovery | Episode 217
Oct 2 • 98 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Nathan Littel.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/217Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website –…
Yes Campaign Text Slammed, London’s Uber Ban & Is Political Correctness The Death Of Comedy? | Episode 216
Sep 25 • 102 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Emily van der Nagel.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/216Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website –…
NSW E-Vote Guesstimate, Apple’s iPhone X Event Roundup & Media Law Reform | Episode 215
Sep 18 • 102 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/215Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website – http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
Queensland’s New Digital Strategy, Social Media Pseudonymity & Twitter Testing Tweetstorm Feature | Episode 214
Sep 11 • 103 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Emily van der Nagel.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/214Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome.…
Telcos Ban 3rd Party Charges, Record Spambot Email Dump & AFL Live Pass Refunds | Episode 213
Sep 4 • 97 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/213Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website – http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
Samsung’s Galaxy Note8 Launch, Android Oreo & CBS Buys Network Ten | Episode 212
Aug 28 • 102 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/212Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website – http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
Calls For Killer Robot Ban, Apple’s $1bn Content War Chest & Stan’s First International Original Series | Episode 211
Aug 21 • 98 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/211Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website – http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
Woolworths Double Charge Error, Amazon To Take On Ticketmaster & Netflix Losing Disney | Episode 210
Aug 14 • 99 min
Phil Edwards and Andy Blume are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Jessica Reesby.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/210Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website –…
Telcos Blamed For NBN Troubles, (Micro)chip Party & HBO Hacked | Episode 209
Aug 7 • 93 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/209Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website – http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
Adelaide Tests New V2P Technology, Apple Kills Off iPod Nano & Shuffle & Netflix Orders Matt Groening Series | Episode 208
Jul 31 • 97 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/208Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website – http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
Google Home Launches In Australia, Apple Siri Mini-Movie & Comic-Con Trailers 2017 Roundup | Episode 207
Jul 24 • 96 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/207Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website – http://geeksinterrupted.fm Facebook –…
Nest Launches In Australia, Windows Phone Is Dead & Disney’s D23 Expo Announcements | Episode 206
Jul 17 • 99 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/206Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website – http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
Medicare Security Breach, Apple News To Allow Ads & Spider-Man: Homecoming Scales Box Office | Episode 205
Jul 10 • 98 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/205Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website - http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
Australia’s New Cyber Warfare Unit, Google’s $2.7B EU Fine & Netflix Resurrects Sense8 | Episode 204
Jul 3 • 99 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Jessica Reesby.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/204Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website -…
The Elgin Rectangle, Uber CEO Resigns & Netflix Launches Interactive TV Shows | Episode 203
Jun 26 • 97 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/203Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website - http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
Amazon Buys Whole Foods, The COVFEFE Act & Goodbye Channel Ten? | Episode 202
Jun 19 • 103 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/202Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website - http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
Kogan To Offer Vodafone NBN, WWDC 2017 Roundup & New Streaming Service Foxtel Now | Episode 201
Jun 12 • 101 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/201Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website - http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
Google Chrome Adding Ad Blocker, 2017 Internet Trends Report & Netflix Cancels Sense8 | Episode 200
Jun 5 • 102 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/200Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website - http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
Australian Driverless Car Guidelines, Google Tracking Offline Shopping & TV Screens Still Dominates Viewing | Episode 199
May 29 • 96 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/199Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website - http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
Instagram Bad For Your Mental Health, Google I/O 2017 & Foxtel Play Channel Cull | Episode 198
May 22 • 103 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/198Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website - http://geeksinterrupted.fm…
WannaCry Ransomware Attack, MP3 Is Dead & Netflix Testing Weekend Price Surge | Episode 197
May 15 • 98 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Jessica Reesby. Show Notes: http://geeksinterrupted.fm/197 Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website…
NBN Tax, Microsoft Surface Laptop & Foxtel Seeks To Block More Piracy Sites | Episode 196
May 8 • 100 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Nathan Littel.Show Notes: Govt to introduce legislation for broadband tax [iTnews] Telstra and Optus off the hook as ACCC recommends no change…
AFP Metadata Breach, Facebook & Google Tackle Fake News & Netflix Hacker Threat | Episode 195
May 1 • 97 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: The Australian Federal Police Accessed Journalist’s Metadata Without A Warrant [Gizmodo Australia] Telcos slammed for selling…
EBay In GST Standoff, Plastc Smart Card Folds & Monkey Magic Reboot | Episode 194
Apr 24 • 95 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: This $400 appliance that squeezes juice out of a bag appears unnecessary [Ars Technica] TPG savaged in $1b sell-off after mobile…
TPG Builds Its Own Mobile Network, Burger King Ad Hijacks Google & Rage Turns 30 | Episode 193
Apr 17 • 93 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: David Johnson.Show Notes: TPG takes on Telstra, Optus, Vodafone as Australia’s fourth mobile network operator with $1.26b spectrum…
ACCC Takes Apple To Court, IoT Garage Door Bricked & Vale John Clarke | Episode 192
Apr 10 • 100 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Fake blogger Belle Gibson faces jail if she fails to pay $30k [ABC News] ACCC takes action against Apple over alleged misleading…
YouTube Ad Boycott, Banks Lose Apple Pay Fight & DVDs Still Selling Strong | Episode 191
Apr 3 • 94 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: April Fools 2017: All The Online Gags And Pranks [Gizmodo Australia] AFP raid on Conroy’s office was ‘improper interference’ [ABC…
Qantas Delays In-Flight Wi-Fi, Twitter Considers Premium Model & The Future Of Star Wars | Episode 190
Mar 27 • 96 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Google called in to scrub politicians’ mobile numbers from the internet [The Age] Qantas cancels launch of free inflight wi-fi…
500 Startups Melbourne, Spying Vibrator Data Lawsuit & Nine Launches 9Podcasts | Episode 189
Mar 20 • 92 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Aussie telcos need to rein in their call centre liars [SMH] Blogger Belle Gibson may have been delusional when faking brain cancer:…
Elon Musk’s South Australian Battery Deal, The WikiLeaks CIA Release & Footrot Flats Creator Dies | Episode 188
Mar 13 • 102 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Nathan Littel.Show Notes: 2STP Authenticator [Apple App Store] Census chiefs unprepared for website crash, FOI documents show [ABC News] Amazon…
Carly’s Law To Target Online Child Predators, Snapchat’s IPO & TiVo Australia Dead | Episode 187
Mar 6 • 96 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Cloudbleed data leak flaw wasn’t exploited: Cloudflare [iTnews] The Australian Government Introduces ‘Carly’s Law’ To Protect Children…
Village Roadshow’s Piracy Crackdown, CloudBleed Data Leak & A Golden Girls Cafe Opens | Episode 186
Feb 27 • 96 min
Phil Edwards and Andy Blume are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Piracy crackdown: Village Roadshow launches legal action to block 41 websites [Computerworld] Optus switches on 1Gbps ‘4.5G’ network in Sydney [iTnews]…
Nokia 3310 Making A Comeback, Apple Debuts First TV Shows & ABC Fact Check Is Back | Episode 185
Feb 20 • 99 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: How Good Game ran out of lives [Media Watch] Australia will have unlimited data mobile plans within 12 months [WhistleOut] Qantas…
ACCC Tackles Broadband Speed Claims, Twitter Continues Efforts To Curb Abuse & The Grammys 2017 | Episode 184
Feb 13 • 101 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Watch Player [App Store] Faulty batteries cause fire at Samsung factory [SMH] ACCC publishes guidelines on how ISPs should convey…
Selfie Pay Coming To Australia, Apple Breaks IPhone Sales Record & Goodbye Good Game | Episode 183
Feb 6 • 100 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: NBN defends transparency criticisms [News.com.au] Fire erupts at core Telstra Chatswood exchange [iTnews] Telstra glitch sends…
Scamwatch Figures Reviewed, World’s First Digital Ambassador & Rogue One Hits $1 Billion Worldwide | Episode 182
Jan 30 • 100 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Ambulance Victoria phone app to send Victorians to medical emergencies [The Age] Over 55s hardest hit by ‘invasive’ identity theft,…
Telstra Wins Metadata Case, Samsung Reveals Cause Of Note 7 Explosions & Seinfeld Ditches Crackle For Netflix | Episode 181
Jan 23 • 99 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Landmark Australian ruling on what counts as ‘personal information’ [iTnews] Samsung Explains Why The Galaxy Note7 Kept Exploding…
Optus Trade Ads For Data, Grim Level Of Global Computer Proficiency & New Aussie Radio Streaming App | Episode 180
Dec 5, 2016 • 100 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: San Francisco Muni hacker gets hacked back [TechCrunch] Telcos will cut off Samsung Galaxy Note 7 users [Business Insider Australia]…
Aussie MPs To Attend Cyber Bootcamp, Top 10 Tech Flops Of 2016 & SCA Launch PodcastOne Australia | Episode 179
Nov 28, 2016 • 102 min
Phil Edwards and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Mark Macdowell.Show Notes: Teenager charged over Melbourne airport radio hacks [The Age] Ministers to be sent to ‘cyber bootcamp’ after…
EB Games’ Mini NES Site Crash, Facebook To Fight Fake News & Amazon Prime Video In Australia | Episode 178
Nov 21, 2016 • 101 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Thousands spurned as Nintendo’s Classic Mini NES is sold out everywhere [The Age] EB Games Explains Why The Nintendo Mini NES Broke…
NSW Launch Digital Licences, Trump’s Tech Agenda & Slenderman HBO Documentary | Episode 177
Nov 14, 2016 • 104 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Lone-wolf radio hoaxer hacks Melbourne air traffic control [The Age] Train chaos warning as watchdog finds rail networks wide open to…
PAX Australia 2016, Microsoft’s Slack Competitor & Freeview Launches Live TV App | Episode 176
Nov 7, 2016 • 95 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: PAX Australia plays its cards right [SMH] MyRepublic wants you to lobby for a better NBN, launches unlimited gamer plans [CNET…
Twitter Shutting Down Vine, Microsoft’s Surface Studio & Stan Stands Strong In Streaming Wars | Episode 175
Oct 31, 2016 • 124 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Australia’s biggest data breach sees 1.3m records leaked [iTnews] Australian government invests AU$4.8m into revenge porn reporting…
Vale Leslie Nassar, AT&T’s $85B Buyout Of Time Warner & Deadpool 2 Loses Its Director | Episode 174
Oct 24, 2016 • 97 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Samsung sets up exchange booths at airports to prevent the Note 7 from blowing up planes [The Next Web] Australian tech guru Leslie…
WhatsApp Cause Government Security Scare, Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Is Dead & Bob Dylan’s Nobel Win | Episode 173
Oct 17, 2016 • 102 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Pauline Hanson receives seat on NBN committee [ZDNet] Census meltdown played out in new FOI documents [SMH] MPs warned smartphone app…
Facebook Marketplace, Google Pixel Launch Event & Foxtel Killing Off Presto | Episode 172
Oct 10, 2016 • 97 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Yahoo Reportedly Spied on Millions of Users’ Emails for the Government [Vice] High-speed travel is coming… fast [The Australian] Would…
NBN Ditches Optus HFC For FTTdp, Square Launches Contactless Reader & IMDb To Remove Actors’ Ages | Episode 171
Oct 3, 2016 • 104 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: At Chobani, Now It’s Not Just the Yogurt That’s Rich [The New York Times] NBN Co dumps Optus HFC for FTTdp [iTnews] South Australia…
Yahoo’s Massive Hack, Twitter Up For Sale & Netflix Defends Australian Access To Content | Episode 170
Sep 26, 2016 • 96 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Amazon Australia expansion set to shake up JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman [The Age] ABS claims IBM’s botched geoblocking failed the Census…
JB Hi-Fi Buys The Good Guys, Adblock Plus To Sell Ads & The 2016 Emmy Awards | Episode 169
Sep 19, 2016 • 102 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Samsung is capping Note 7 batteries at 60% capacity [The Next Web] Samsung Australia restocks Galaxy Note 7 after battery problems…
Girls In Tech Australia, Apple’s IPhone 7 Event & Star Trek’s 50th Anniversary | Episode 168
Sep 12, 2016 • 100 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Nathan Littel.Show Notes: Galaxy Note7 ‘explodes’ in Perth hotel causing $1800 damage [The Age] Airlines ban Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 [Sky News]…
Telstra Shutdown Their 2G Network, Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Recall & Willy Wonka Star Gene Wilder Dies | Episode 167
Sep 5, 2016 • 96 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Ban on excessive credit card surcharging begins for large merchants [The Age] Target pulls ‘sexist’ girls’ shirt from stores [The Age]…
Optus Free Data Streaming, Pinterest Buys Instapaper & Leslie Jones Website Hack | Episode 166
Aug 29, 2016 • 95 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Schoolgirl porn ring back online [News.com.au] Uber gets green light to operate in Victoria [The Age] Uber $2 fee: Why should we pay…
CloudFlare Claims Australian Bandwidth Most Expensive, Apple’s Major Retail Changes & Gawker To Shut Down | Episode 165
Aug 22, 2016 • 101 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Blendle’s Micropayments Model Will Test Whether You’ll Really Pay A Few Cents for News [Wired] Readability Is the Middleman Nobody…
Census Fail, Facebook Vs Adblock Plus & Seven Eyes Presto Exit | Episode 164
Aug 15, 2016 • 98 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Uber legal in Queensland from September 5, Premier announces on Facebook [Brisbane Times] The fallout from Australia’s spectacular…
Victoria’s First Uber Rank, Facebook To Suppress Clickbait & Suicide Squad A Box Office Smash | Episode 163
Aug 8, 2016 • 101 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Melbourne Grammar video scandal: alumnus shocked by year 12 ‘rate-your-date’ video [The Age] ‘Debacle’: Xenophon calls for Census to…
Aussie Banks To Fight Apple Pay, Verizon Buys Yahoo & ABC SVOD Partnerships | Episode 162
Aug 1, 2016 • 97 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Australia’s banks want to force Apple to open up NFC [iTnews] Nick Xenophon calls for curbs on teen gambling in eSports video games…
Delimiter Editor Quits Again, Milo Yiannopoulos Permaban From Twitter & Comic-Con 2016 Trailers | Episode 161
Jul 25, 2016 • 100 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: This Crazy Ghostbusters Scene May Have Cost Over a Million Dollars [io9] Brighton Grammar expels students who created vile Instagram…
Telstra’s Technology Rebrand, Planet Of The Apps & Our Ghostbusters (2016) Review | Episode 160
Jul 18, 2016 • 143 min
Phil Edwards and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Mark Macdowell.Show Notes: Secure Messaging Scorecard [EFF] Telstra wants to re-brand as a tech company [Business Insider Australia] Vaya…
Electronic Voting In Australia, Pokémon Go Nuts & 50 Years Of Play School | Episode 159
Jul 11, 2016 • 101 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: ‘Mind-blowingly awesome’ Telstra phishing scam detected [CIO Australia] Customers slugged a ‘Telstra tax’ of up to 92 per cent despite…
Guvera Confirms Local Redundancies, Tesla’s Autopilot Accident & Derryn Hinch Claims Senate Seat | Episode 158
Jul 4, 2016 • 98 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: 5 Melbourne Podcasts You Need To Be Listening To [Triple M] IBM announces national cybersecurity facility in Canberra [Delimiter]…
Regional Australia Data Drought, Apple Thunderbolt Display Retires & Election Sausage Sizzle | Episode 157
Jun 27, 2016 • 101 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Who the hell are all these people on the Victorian Senate ballot paper? [Decryption Rants Here] ‘Short-sighted, expensive and backward…
Samsung Pay Arrives In Australia, Microsoft Buys LinkedIn & Seven Launch Paid Subscription For Olympics | Episode 156
Jun 20, 2016 • 97 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Telstra is fastest, but a big surprise for Vodafone coverage [The Age] Samsung Pay just launched in Australia [Business Insider…
Gawker Media Files For Bankruptcy, Paid Ads In The App Store & Whose Line Is It Anyway? Australia | Episode 155
Jun 13, 2016 • 96 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Mark Zuckerberg’s Twitter and Pinterest accounts hacked, LinkedIn password dump likely to blame [VentureBeat] Pirate Party Australia…
Amazon Web Services Sydney Outage, Uber’s Subprime Auto Leases & Keep Community Radio | Episode 154
Jun 6, 2016 • 101 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Web chaos mostly over after Amazon Web Services hit by power outage during Sydney storm [The Age] Telstra’s ‘prolific inventor’ was no…
Three-Strikes Piracy Scheme Dropped, Microsoft Bans Stupid Passwords & Ghostbusters Star Responds To Online Haters | Episode 153
May 30, 2016 • 99 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Bertram Poppingstock: Problem Solver [ABC3] ISPs and rights holders quietly ditch three-strikes piracy scheme [CNET Australia] Telstra…
TechSydney, Our Google I/O 2016 Recap & TV Upfronts 2016 | Episode 152
May 23, 2016 • 97 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: AFP raid ALP offices in Melbourne over NBN ‘leaks’ [SMH] Shorten questions whether Fifield told PM about NBN leak probe [ABC News] Two…
ATM Use On The Decline, Instagram’s New Logo & Ukraine Wins Eurovision 2016 | Episode 151
May 16, 2016 • 100 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: #Lizzies: All The 2016 IT Journalism Awards Winners [Gusworld] Cancer cheat Belle Gibson facing legal action [ABC News] Telstra…
Tech In Budget 2016, Apple’s Secret Meeting With Podcasters & YouTube Bigger Than TV | Episode 150
May 9, 2016 • 95 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Finalists announced for 14th annual MasterCard IT Journalism Awards [Influencing] ‘Boaty McBoatface’ polar ship named after…
Productivity Commission Geoblocking Report, ANZ Welcomes Apple Pay & Quickflix In Administration | Episode 149
May 2, 2016 • 102 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Consumers should be able to bypass geoblocking: Government agency [ABC News] NBN Sky Muster satellite service goes live [The Age]…
Australia’s $230M Cyber Security Strategy, Emoji 4 Porn & Foxtel’s Tweet The Beat TV Show | Episode 148
Apr 25, 2016 • 92 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Turnbull launches government’s cyber security strategy [Computerworld Australia] Turnbull’s $230M Cyber Security Strategy: Four…
Australia Post Trial Drone Deliveries, Facebook F8 Conference & Netflix To Air Top Gear | Episode 147
Apr 18, 2016 • 100 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Boaty McBoatface Has Won The Boat-Naming Contest, But Organisers Are Already Backing Out [Junkee] Racehorse named Horsey McHorseface…
NBN FTTdp, HP Spectre & Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Trailer Analysis | Episode 146
Apr 11, 2016 • 96 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Telstra’s ‘free data guy’ is getting to test its ‘world first’ 1Gbps hotspot [SMH] Watch Waleed Aly Tackle Prime Minister Turnbull On…
Valve Lose To The ACCC, Tesla Model 3 Revealed & The 2016 Logies Nominations | Episode 145
Apr 4, 2016 • 100 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Microsoft’s Tay AI bot returns to Twitter, immediately goes off the rails again [The Age] Telstra’s free data day didn’t turn out that…
Telstra Outage Woes Continue, Microsoft’s Tay Goes Rogue & Batman V Superman Clobbers Box Office | Episode 144
Mar 28, 2016 • 96 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Hulk Hogan awarded another $25M from Gawker and its founder [The Verge] Melbourne’s public transport routes are finally on Google Maps…
Kogan Rescues Dick Smith, Twitter’s 10th Birthday & Optus, SBS Strike EPL Deal | Episode 143
Mar 21, 2016 • 99 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: How Foxtel Killed Yournet: The ISP With Inbuilt US Netflix [Lifehacker Australia] Nationwide outage hits Telstra’s mobile network…
Malware Hijacks Australian Banks, Android N & The Screening Room | Episode 142
Mar 14, 2016 • 97 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Malware hijacks big four Australian banks’ apps, steals two-factor SMS codes [The Canberra Times] Hackers could be reading your social…
GasBuddy Launches In Australia, @AppleSupport On Twitter & The New Ghostbusters Trailer | Episode 141
Mar 7, 2016 • 99 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Anthony Agius.Show Notes: Dick Smith receiver puts customer databases up for sale [iTnews] Former ABC tech editor Nick Ross appointed editor of…
GoCatch Takes On Uber, Facebook Reactions & Leonardo DiCaprio (Finally) Wins An Oscar | Episode 140
Feb 29, 2016 • 95 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Mark Macdowell.Show Notes: Dick Smith to shut down for good [iTnews] Flight Centre throws Dick Smith employees a lifeline with fast-tracked job…
Village Roadshow Launches Piracy Site-Blocking Action, Apple Vs. FBI & JB Hi-Fi NOW To Shut Down | Episode 139
Feb 22, 2016 • 100 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Village Roadshow and Hollywood studios move to block piracy website [WA Today] ‘Three strikes’ scheme for Aussie pirates scrapped:…
Telstra Outage, IPhone 1970 Bug & Deadpool Shatters Box Office Records | Episode 138
Feb 15, 2016 • 95 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Twitter has a new timeline for you — if you want it [CNET] ACCC to pursue Apple for bricking iPhones [CRN] Telstra outage: manager…
PayPal Banning VPN Services, IPhone Error 53 & Seven Unveils 7Flix | Episode 137
Feb 8, 2016 • 102 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Mark Macdowell.Show Notes: Popular YouTubers Stop Trying To Trademark ‘Reacts,’ Apologise [Kotaku] Volkswagen to offer generous…
Vodafone AU Axes NZ Roaming Fees, Fine Bros Backlash & Nine Launches 9Now | Episode 136
Feb 1, 2016 • 95 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Mac & Cheese Jaffle - Ep 1 - JaffleHacks [YouTube] Now Jason Clare writes to ABC over Nick Ross ‘gag’ [Delimiter] Tech vendors drop…
Ex-ABC Editor Claims NBN Coverage Gagged, IPhone 5se Rumours & David Bowie: Internet Pioneer | Episode 135
Jan 25, 2016 • 100 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: Dick Smith closes concessions [InsideRetail] Ex-ABC Editor Claims NBN Coverage Gagged To Please Malcolm Turnbull [The Huffington Post]…
Turnbull’s $1.1B Ideas Boom, Zuckerberg’s $45B Pledge & Screen Australia Tackles Gender Diversity | Episode 134
Dec 7, 2015 • 94 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Turnbull calls for ‘ideas boom’ as he unveils $1b innovation vision [ABC News] National Innovation and Science Agenda: Turnbull…
ACCC Cracks Down On Drip Pricing, Hello Wi-Fi Barbie & The 12th Man Calls Stumps | Episode 133
Nov 30, 2015 • 102 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: ‘Phuc Dat’ faked it: the man with awkward name turns out to be a hoax [The Age] Five-year-old named Isis rejected for personalised…
Aussie Tech Journos Shake Up, Anonymous’ War On ISIS & Rdio Shuts Down | Episode 132
Nov 23, 2015 • 100 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Grubb & Wu join Media & Capital Partners in Melbourne [Influencing] Trevor Long leaves SBS to go it alone [Influencing] Harry Tucker…
#YourTaxis PR Disaster, Apple Store Racism Incident & Fallout 4 Is Better Than Porn(Hub) | Episode 131
Nov 16, 2015 • 102 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Parliament considers new offence for ‘revenge porn’ [The Age] Phone and internet complaints fall at most providers [The Age] Taxi…
Optus Targets Renters With New Broadband Product, Our Apple TV (2015) Review & Star Trek Returning To TV | Episode 130
Nov 9, 2015 • 95 min
Phil Edwards and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Optus targets renters, movers with new broadband product [CRN] Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews announces 175 new tech jobs for Melbourne [The…
Kogan Mobile Returns, YouTube Red Launches & Mythbusters’ Final Season | Episode 129
Oct 26, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Kogan re-enters telco space with Vodafone [CRN] NBN spent $14m on 1800km of new copper for FTTN [iTnews] Microsoft’s first Aussie…
NBN Unveils Three-Year Rollout, Apple Upgrades IMac Lineup & We Celebrate Back To The Future Day | Episode 128
Oct 19, 2015 • 122 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Eleventh hour reprieve for IceTV guide [TV Tonight] Melbourne’s city loop trains get mobile coverage [iTnews] The numbers that show…
Data Retention Act Implemented, Microsoft Surfaces New Laptop & IceTV In Voluntary Administration | Episode 127
Oct 12, 2015 • 122 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: The Sizzle [The Sizzle] Why is the data breach problem escalating? [iTnews] Data Retention Act needs reviewing: Internet Australia…
David Jones, Kmart Hacked, AdBlock Sells Out To Mystery Buyer & New Doctor Who Spin-Off | Episode 126
Oct 5, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: ACCC investigates Volkswagen following emissions scandal [ABC News] Revenge porn: government urged to make it illegal [The Age] TPG…
Atlassian Files US IPO, Volkswagen’s Emissions Cheat Software & Netflix Knows Which Episodes Got You Hooked | Episode 125
Sep 28, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Best-selling iOS ad blocker Crystal will let companies pay to show you ads [The Verge] Aaron Sorkin to Tim Cook: You’ve Got a Lot of…
Telstra’s 4GX Network, Ad Blocking Controversy & Media Reform To Save Aussie Content | Episode 124
Sep 21, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Mitch Fifield named Australia’s new Communications Minister [iTnews] Welcome To 21st Century Government: Australia Has New Ministers…
Vodafone Australia Phone Hack, #LibSpill & Stephen Colbert Late Show Premiere | Episode 123
Sep 14, 2015 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: System AU [#systemau] Can You Actually Be Allergic To WiFi? [Pedestrian] Vodafone Australia admits hacking Fairfax journalist’s phone…
IFA 2015 Roundup, Google’s New Logo & Australians Pirating Less | Episode 122
Sep 7, 2015 • 122 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Yvan Drake. Show Notes: Chobani’s founder Ulukaya donates $700 million to refugees [MyReports] Yvan Drake [Drake.net.nz] TPG pledges to retain…
Facebook’s Billion-User Day, New Apple TV Rumours & IiNet Dumps Fetch TV | Episode 121
Aug 30, 2015 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Report Shows That 95% Of Girls’ Profiles On Ashley Madison Were Fembots [iTechPost] New Uber competitor wants to continue taxi…
NBN Cost Blowout, Ashley Madison Hack & AFL Signs $2.5b TV Deal | Episode 120
Aug 24, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: How sex is killing the live music scene thanks to Tinder and Grindr [The Age] Samsung Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+: Australian Release Date And…
Dallas Buyers Club Dealt Blow In Piracy Fight, Google Becomes Alphabet & HBO Picks Up Sesame Street | Episode 119
Aug 17, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Judge says no to Dallas Buyers Club’s ‘surreal’ overreach on piracy claims [CNET Australia] The end of privacy as we know it: 60…
Foxtel Launch Legal Action To Block Piracy, Cards Against Cancer & IOS 9 Introduces Wi-Fi Assist | Episode 118
Aug 10, 2015 • 122 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Yvan Drake. Show Notes: Revenge porn website operator claims ‘free speech’ defence [The Age] Foxtel set to launch legal action to…
Uber Takes GST Battle To Federal Court, Cecil The Lion & Telstra TV Roku Box | Episode 117
Aug 3, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Uber takes GST battle to Federal Court [SMH] We are not playing dirty Uber tells ATO [SMH] The simple reason why Uber is not afraid…
ABC Shop Closures, Twitter Deleting Stolen Jokes & The Great Australian TV Delay | Episode 116
Jul 27, 2015 • 122 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Labor to rethink support for data retention [The Age] ABC to close its shops across Australia in favour of push towards online retail…
Mozilla Blocks Flash, 10 Years Of Podcasts & Amy Schumer’s Sexy Star Wars Pics | Episode 115
Jul 20, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Taxi Commission ambushes UberX driver inside Melbourne courtroom [The Age] ‘No hesitation’ using Uber service, WA Premier says [ABC…
NBN Meets Rollout Targets, IOS 9 Public Beta & Comic-Con 2015 Highlights | Episode 114
Jul 13, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Ellen Pao Resigns as Reddit Interim CEO After User Revolt [Bloomberg] Small business, tax firms hit back at ATO tech troubles [The…
Reddit In Chaos, Apple Music Makes Its Debut & SBS On Demand Relaunched | Episode 113
Jul 6, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: ATO under fire as myGov, myTax site problems prevent lodging of returns [The Age] NSW taskforce to examine Uber-style ridesharing…
Australia Passes Anti-Piracy Law, Apple’s (Taylor) Swift U-turn & Netflix Slays Streaming Markets | Episode 112
Jun 29, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Belle Gibson on 60 Minutes: no remorse and the lies kept coming [The Guardian] Australian senate passes controversial anti-piracy,…
Exetel Dumps Heavy Users, WWDC 2015 Roundup & Foxtel Buys 15% Of Ten | Episode 111
Jun 15, 2015 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Rebecca Edwards. Show Notes: Changing the Facebook of news [Media Watch] Exetel dumps 400 heavy broadband users [iTnews]…
COTD Escapes Data Breach Penalty, Yahoo’s Product Prioritization & Showtime Starts Streaming Service | Episode 110
Jun 8, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: The Hot Steaming Pod [iTunes] Commit to Community TV [Commit to Community Television] Catch of the Day escapes penalty over data…
Woolworths Gift Cards Data Leak, Google I/O 2015 Roundup & Stan Inks Deal With Telstra | Episode 109
Jun 1, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Rent-a-hacker site leaks Australian buyers’ names and addresses [SMH] Woolworths becomes wholesale Telstra 3G supplier [CRN]…
Uber Vs. ATO, Spotify Now Does Videos And Podcasts & David Letterman’s Final Show | Episode 108
May 25, 2015 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Uber lashes out at ATO ruling, saying it deserves different tax treatment to taxis [The Guardian] Square opens Melbourne office…
Tech In Budget 2015, Microsoft Confirms Seven(!) Windows 10 Editions & TV Upfronts 2015 | Episode 107
May 18, 2015 • 123 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: #Lizzies: All The 2015 IT Journalism Awards Winners [Gusworld Blog] All the tech in Budget 2015 [iTnews] Hockey confirms Google,…
Netflix Tax, Windows Media Center Is Dead & Ryan Gosling Eats His Cereal | Episode 106
May 11, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek.Show Notes: 13th Annual Optus IT Journalism Awards finalists announced! [The Lizzies] Getting nominated for a lot of Lizzies [Gusworld Blog] Tesla already has…
Episode #105: 4th May 2015
May 4, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: What is The Button? And will it ever not be pressed? [The Guardian] Me and my metadata: How I beat Telstra after my 22-month legal battle [The…
Episode #104: 27th April 2015
Apr 27, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Disgraced Whole Pantry app developer Belle Gibson admits her cancer was a lie [Tech Guide] There Could Be A Second Bid To Buy iiNet…
Episode #103: 20th April 2015
Apr 20, 2015 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: US Hid Spyware in Hard Drives by Western Digital, Seagate, and Others: Kaspersky [NDTV Gadgets] Listeners love it local: community…
Episode #102: 13th April 2015
Apr 13, 2015 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Dallas Buyers Club slays iiNet in landmark piracy case [The Age] Internet pirates might pay only $20 compensation each to Dallas…
Episode #101: 6th April 2015
Apr 6, 2015 • 123 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: April Fools 2015 Roundup [mUmBRELLA] The 11 best April Fools’ gags of 2015 [The Verge] Fundraiser for pizzeria that won’t cater gay…
Episode #100: 30th March 2015
Mar 30, 2015 • 122 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: MiVue530 [Navman] Netflix says it can’t do anything about Aussies accessing US site, while being coy on GST issue [mUmBRELLA]…
Episode #99: 23rd March 2015
Mar 23, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Belle Gibson US book launch for The Whole Pantry cancelled after concerns she faked cancer [SMH] Netflix won’t charge Australians GST…
Episode #98: 16th March 2015
Mar 16, 2015 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Cancer survivor, author Belle Gibson claims ‘misdiagnosis’ [ABC News] Refund calls over ‘cancer survivor’ Belle Gibson’s book and app…
Episode #97: 9th March 2015
Mar 9, 2015 • 119 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Guy Sebastian to represent Australia at Eurovision Song Contest [ABC News] Virgin Mobile to offer Australian first with data rollover…
Episode #96: 2nd March 2015
Mar 2, 2015 • 120 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Encryption hack downplayed by SIM card maker Gemalto [The Age] Twitter has tripled the size of its team handling abuse reports [The Guardian]…
Episode #95: 23rd February 2015
Feb 23, 2015 • 121 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Anthony Agius. Show Notes: Anthony Agius [Reckoner] Optus switches on customers’ global roaming automatically [The Age] NSW Police Officers Will…
Episode #94: 16th February 2015
Feb 16, 2015 • 122 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: GameLoading: Rise Of The Indies [Kickstarter] Uber offers to share transportation data, create jobs in exchange for regulation in…
Episode #93: 9th February 2015
Feb 9, 2015 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Why It’s So Hard To Get Apple, Google And The Rest To Pay Enough Tax In Australia [Gizmodo Australia] MCG to have high-speed wi-fi by…
Episode #92: 2nd February 2015
Feb 2, 2015 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Ruslan Kogan promises half-price groceries with Kogan Pantry, has Coles and Woolworths in sights [The Age] Robots are processing your…
Episode #91: 26th January 2015
Jan 26, 2015 • 123 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Australian websites offline as Melbourne IT struggles with migration of 350,000 customers [The Age] Australia’s internet lags behind…
Episode #90: 8th December 2014
Dec 8, 2014 • 119 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Target Australia Pulls GTA V Due To Depictions Of Violence Against Women [Kotaku Australia] Target’s Grand Theft Auto V Ban Leaves Us…
Episode #89: 1st December 2014
Dec 1, 2014 • 122 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Intertwined - The Game [Neon Tales Blog] NBN Co announces first rollout map for Coalition’s multi-technology NBN [The Age] NBN…
Episode #88: 24th November 2014
Nov 24, 2014 • 122 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Google, Telstra trial balloon internet in Queensland [iTnews] Australia rejects electronic voting - are US elections rigged? [iTWire]…
Episode #87: 17th November 2014
Nov 17, 2014 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: New Melbourne domain names become available to the public in Australian first [ABC News] Telstra to send real-time SMS to ease bill…
Episode #86: 10th November 2014
Nov 10, 2014 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: February date set for iiNet’s court battle over Dallas Buyers Club [SMH] Uber urges Australian transport ministers to support app in…
Episode #85: 3rd November 2014
Nov 3, 2014 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Mandatory data retention legislation hits the Australian parliament [ZDNet] Australian Federal Police: We Could Use Metadata To…
Episode #84: 27th October 2014
Oct 27, 2014 • 122 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Apple Pay works in Australia [Beau Giles] Twitpic’s last-minute deal with Twitter keeps your old photos safe [Engadget] iiNet vows to fight…
Episode #83: 20th October 2014
Oct 20, 2014 • 122 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Commonwealth Bank working to combine tap-and-go cards with Opal transport ticket [The Age] Gold Coast film convention told movie…
Episode #82: 13th October 2014
Oct 13, 2014 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Australians demand faster internet speeds [AFR] Telstra is best, but even worst Australian mobile networks not bad by European…
Episode #81: 6th October 2014
Oct 6, 2014 • 121 min
Phil Edwards and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Jacqui Lambie’s Most Ludicrous Quotes, Seamlessly Inserted Into ‘Ghostbusters’ [Junkee] Reserve and Pick Up [Apple] Telstra Is Turning Its…
Episode #80: 29th September 2014
Sep 29, 2014 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: FBI blasts Apple, Google for locking police out of phones [The Washington Post] FBI and Police Departments Endorse Apple’s Full…
Episode #79: 22nd September 2014
Sep 22, 2014 • 121 min
Phil Edwards and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Goat Simulator, the bizarre and hilarious indie video game, is now on Android and iOS [The Next Web] Commutr [Edward Huynh] Twitpic says it won’t…
Episode #78: 15th September 2014
Sep 15, 2014 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Tinder settles with former exec over sexual harassment and discrimination lawsuit [The Verge] Reddit user made famous off celeb nude…
Special Episode - Apple Special Event, September 2014
Sep 10, 2014 • 61 min
Phil Edwards and Andy Blume are back in the studio with a roundup of the Apple Special Event which unveiled the iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus, Apple Pay and Apple Watch on September 10th 2014. Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome.…
Episode #77: 8th September 2014
Sep 8, 2014 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: NBN fibre rollout was going to be cheaper, sooner, pilot results show [SMH] Village Roadshow’s Submission To The Government’s…
Episode #76: 1st September 2014
Sep 1, 2014 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Commit to Community Television [Commit to Community Television] Coalition’s NBN cost-benefit study finds in favour of MTM [iTnews]…
Episode #75: 25th August 2014
Aug 25, 2014 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Geeks Interrupted - Episode 68 - TX Date: 07-07-2014 [YouTube] 5 Phone Charging Myths, Debunked [Mashable] Monkey selfies can’t be…
Episode #74: 18th August 2014
Aug 18, 2014 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: H. Jon Benjamin Is Getting In On The Kenny Loggins Kickstarter Action [Uproxx] Australian teen uncovers security flaw in PayPal [The…
Episode #73: 11th August 2014
Aug 11, 2014 • 119 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guests: Katherine Carnell & Simon Nix. Show Notes: Quentin Tarantino, JJ Abrams help save old-fashioned film stock [The Age] Misogynist rants from…
Episode #72: 4th August 2014
Aug 4, 2014 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Hydraulic fracturing [Wikipedia] Listen to Geeks Interrupted [Omny] Melbourne comic book store voted world’s best [The Age] Malcolm…
Episode #71: 28th July 2014
Jul 28, 2014 • 119 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Catch of the Day failed to inform AFP on data breach [ZDNet] HP and musician Chubby Checker settle lawsuit over penis-measurement app…
Episode #70: 21st July 2014
Jul 21, 2014 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Ingress. The Game. [Ingress] Catch of the Day waits 3 years to reveal data breach [ZDNet] Rupert Murdoch calls NBN ‘ridiculous’…
Episode #69: 14th July 2014
Jul 14, 2014 • 122 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: ASIO’s bid for internet data retention on hold [SMH] NBN: Lengthy wait for outcomes of FTTB, FTTN trials [Computerworld] Don’t hold…
Episode #68: 7th July 2014
Jul 7, 2014 • 122 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: New Victorian taxi rules are Uber cool [iTWire] Watchdog takes on Spreets [iTWire] WTF Story of the Week: Eat Pray Tweet…
Episode #67: 30th June 2014
Jun 30, 2014 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Vodafone customers break download record after weekend of unmetered data [SMH] Telstra, Optus and Vodafone slash Apple iPhone,…
Episode #66: 23rd June 2014
Jun 23, 2014 • 122 min
Phil Edwards and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: NSW cracks down on Uber ride-sharing [The Age] iiNet’s Steve Dalby To Village Roadshow: ‘It’s Not Our Job To Stop Online Infringers’ [Gizmodo…
Episode #65: 16th June 2014
Jun 16, 2014 • 124 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Kids swear live on air during community radio station break-in at Fitzroy Crossing [ABC News] iiNet lashes out at online piracy…
Episode #64: 9th June 2014
Jun 9, 2014 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Paid a visit to the team at Geeks Interrupted at 94.1 FM 3WBC [YouTube] Winning the mobile data war [The New Daily] Big banks stare…
Special Episode - WWDC 2014 Keynote
Jun 3, 2014 • 60 min
Phil Edwards and Andy Blume are back in the studio with a roundup of the WWDC 2014 Keynote which unveiled OS X Yosemite with continuity features, iOS 8 with iCloud Photo Library, HealthKit, HomeKit & Swift. Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions…
Episode #63: 2nd June 2014
Jun 2, 2014 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Which Geeks Interrupted Host Are You? [Online Quiz Creator] Australian Apple iDevices hijacked, held to ransom [The Age] Queensland…
Episode #62: 26th May 2014
May 26, 2014 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Uber pledges to pay $1700 ride-sharing driver fines in Victoria [The Age] Telstra to create one of the world’s largest Wi-Fi networks…
Episode #61: 19th May 2014
May 19, 2014 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Hilarious Retro Game Lets You Play As Glorious Leader! Kim Jong-un [Gizmodo Australia] Relevant To My Interests: How Budget 2014…
Episode #60: 12th May 2014
May 12, 2014 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: A message from the Head of Virgin Mobile, David Scribner [Virgin Mobile] UberX Drivers Fined In Melbourne [Gizmodo Australia]…
Episode #59: 5th May 2014
May 5, 2014 • 125 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Community Broadcasting Program identified for abolition within National Commission of Audit Report recommendations [CBAA] Virgin…
Episode #58: 28th April 2014
Apr 28, 2014 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Daniel Olivares talks producing a great radio show, and then making it a sweet Podcast - SATT003 [Social Audio Think Tank] Would you…
Episode #57: 21st April 2014
Apr 21, 2014 • 131 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: 3D-printed cast concept uses ultrasound to heal broken bones [The Verge] Texts from Star Trek: The Next Generation [Tumblr] Free Uber…
Episode #56: 14th April 2014
Apr 14, 2014 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Simon Taylor. Show Notes: The Science Of Doctor Who [YouTube] The Science of Doctor Who [RiAus] Sexy Sax Man Careless Whisper…
Episode #55: 7th April 2014
Apr 7, 2014 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Simon Taylor. Show Notes: April Fools’ Day prank: parents sent SMS saying school closed [The Age] Dob in your tweeting mate at…
Episode #54: 31st March 2014
Mar 31, 2014 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Simon Taylor. Show Notes: Funny, Simon Taylor [Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2014] Variety Show, Fancy Boy [Melbourne…
Episode #53: 24th March 2014
Mar 24, 2014 • 119 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Simon Taylor. Show Notes: JetHead’s Blog [Airline Pilot Blog] Funny, Simon Taylor [Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2014]…
Episode #52: 17th March 2014
Mar 17, 2014 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Melbourne public transport: Tram, train, bus users stranded with unusable data [The Age] NBN Co plans retaliation for TPG fibre…
Episode #51: 10th March 2014
Mar 10, 2014 • 120 min
Phil Edwards and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Public Transport Victoria finally releases timetable data to the public [TechGeek] Is Telstra’s ‘New Phone Feeling’ Meant To Be A Sort Of…
Episode #50: 3rd March 2014
Mar 3, 2014 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Telcos gouging on SMS by up to 90,000%, says consumer group [The Age] Melbourne IT snares NetRegistry in $50.4m deal [AFR] Bitcoin…
Episode #49: 24th February 2014
Feb 24, 2014 • 119 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: New Telstra Plans: The Full Leaked Pricing [Gizmodo Australia] BPR price change Mar 2014 [Australia Post] Turnbull launches broadband…
Episode #48: 17th February 2014
Feb 17, 2014 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Microsoft will craft XP patches after April ‘14, but not for you [Computerworld] Windows XP Haswell processors not supported [Page…
Episode #47: 10th February 2014
Feb 10, 2014 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Website meltdown adds to Asos discomfort [The Age] Stop Tony Meow: A Chrome Extension That Replaces Pictures Of Tony Abbott With…
Episode #46: 3rd February 2014
Feb 3, 2014 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Regional radio stations pull online streams due to licensing issues, metro stations might be next [TechGeek] Mischievous spam report…
Episode #45: 27th January 2014
Jan 27, 2014 • 121 min
Phil Edwards and Andy Blume are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Rob Lloyd. Show Notes: ‘Exceptionally fast’: Vodafone ‘comfortably’ trumps Telstra, Optus in 4G mobile speed tests [SMH] Monash University first to…
Special Episode - Episode #3: Summer Edition 2013/14
Dec 30, 2013 • 30 min
We’re enjoying a break over the Christmas season, but we haven’t forgotten our podcast listeners! Enjoy this look back to Episode 9 when we were joined by Anthony Agius. Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website -…
Special Episode - Episode #2: Summer Edition 2013/14
Dec 23, 2013 • 22 min
We’re enjoying a break over the Christmas season, but we haven’t forgotten our podcast listeners! Enjoy this look back to Episode 3 when we were joined by Rob Amos. Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website -…
Special Episode - Episode #1: Summer Edition 2013/14
Dec 16, 2013 • 23 min
We’re enjoying a break over the Christmas season, but we haven’t forgotten our podcast listeners! Enjoy this look back to Episode 1 when we were joined by Katherine Back. Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website -…
Episode #44: 9th December 2013
Dec 9, 2013 • 125 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: One gigabit available on NBN this month [SMH] Australia’s last remaining analogue TV transmitters switched off [ABC] New USB Type-C…
Episode #43: 2nd December 2013
Dec 2, 2013 • 130 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Ziggy Switkowski warns of more NBN cost blowouts as services of the future in doubt [The Age] Switkowski earns AU$50K per month extra…
Episode #42: 25th November 2013
Nov 25, 2013 • 122 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: CEO admits Optus milked customers [The Age] No need for 100Mbps NBN, Switkowski tells Senate [Delimiter] Victoria Police to increase…
Episode #41: 18th November 2013
Nov 18, 2013 • 120 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Rob Amos. Show Notes: Milne pledges tough NBN Co board [AFR] Why Simon Hackett Is A Good Deal For NBN Co And NBN Fans Alike [Gizmodo Australia]…
Episode #40: 11th November 2013
Nov 11, 2013 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Australian first - Free blanket WiFi in the Perth CBD [City of Perth] Cheap, legal options wouldn’t stop Australians pirating…
Episode #39: 4th November 2013
Nov 4, 2013 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: FAA officially approves using electronics during all phases of flight [The Verge] Adobe: Hacker attack much bigger than previously…
Episode #38: 28th October 2013
Oct 28, 2013 • 128 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Telcos oppose ACCC audit plan [AFR] Real-time tracking for buses scrapped [The Age] Good call for telcos as complaints hit five-year…
Episode #37: 21st October 2013
Oct 21, 2013 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: After 16 years, Microsoft finally exits ninemsn [Delimiter] Older people net savvy but web costs can leave them lonely [The Age] City…
Episode #36: 14th October 2013
Oct 14, 2013 • 118 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Sydney Monorail becomes Google office space [SBS News] Australians more concerned about privacy than ever before [SMH] Nightclub…
Episode #35: 7th October 2013
Oct 7, 2013 • 141 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Oxford station OX105 stops broadcasting [RadioToday] Apple iOS 7 makes some users literally SICK. As in puking, not upset [The…
Episode #34: 30th September 2013
Sep 30, 2013 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Seven’s The Man With The Biggest Testicles documentary grips viewers [News.com.au] Thodey says ispONE collapse is unacceptable [AFR]…
Episode #33: 23rd September 2013
Sep 23, 2013 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: TPG fibre plan challenges NBN [AFR] NBN board resigns [The Age] ‘Grand Theft Auto V’ sets record by earning $1 billion in just three…
Episode #32: 16th September 2013
Sep 16, 2013 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: MacTalk hacked and defaced with message purported from Syria [TechGeek] Malcolm Turnbull gives thumbs down to fibre NBN petition [The…
Special Episode - Apple Special Event, September 2013
Sep 11, 2013 • 75 min
Phil Edwards and Andy Blume are back in the studio with a roundup of the Apple Special Event which unveiled the iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s on September 10th 2013. Special Guest: Rob Amos. Questions, Comments, Feedback and Suggestions are all welcome. Website…
Episode #31: 9th September 2013
Sep 9, 2013 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: All aboard the Google Monorail [AFR] Yahoo!7 breaks with Microsoft and Bing to partner with Google for search in Australia [AdNews]…
Episode #30: 2nd September 2013
Sep 2, 2013 • 144 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Rob Lloyd. Show Notes: Vodafone Launches New Red Plans, Hopes To Win Customers Back [The Age] “Stopping surveillance overreach”: Greens unveil…
Episode #29: 26th August 2013
Aug 26, 2013 • 119 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Life After Kogan: Prepaid Deals Compared [andyblu.me] AFL looks to offer NBN services at football matches [ZDNet] Change of…
Episode #28: 19th August 2013
Aug 19, 2013 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Coalition To Pledge $100 Million To Solve Mobile Blackspots [Gizmodo Australia] Will the NBN cost $94 billion? [The Age] Supporting…
Episode #27: 12th August 2013
Aug 12, 2013 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Apple Offers USB Power Adapter Takeback Program [The Next Web] Apple to Significantly Improve AppleCare [Mashable] Apple to Unveil…
Episode #26: 5th August 2013
Aug 5, 2013 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Vodafone Is Capping International Roaming Bills [Gizmodo Australia] Game Over For Mana Bar On Brunswick St [Fitzroyalty] GTA 5 first…
Episode #25: 29th July 2013
Jul 29, 2013 • 118 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Turkish security researcher claims responsibility for Apple dev center hack [Engadget] HopStop App for Windows Phone Vanishes…
Episode #24: 22nd July 2013
Jul 22, 2013 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume, Daniel Olivares and Ceri Kidby-Salom are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Midnight Juggernauts - Memorium [YouTube] Google pitches online TV service to media companies [The Australian]…
Episode #23: 15th July 2013
Jul 15, 2013 • 119 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume, Daniel Olivares and Ceri Kidby-Salom are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Creating The Geeks Interrupted Podcast [blog.andyblu.me] Reece Elliott, Online troll jailed after threat to kill…
Episode #22: 8th July 2013
Jul 8, 2013 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume, Daniel Olivares and Ceri Kidby-Salom are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Malcolm Turnbull, Anthony Albanese To Duke It Out On ABC’s Q&A Tonight [Gizmodo Australia] Wikipedia rolls out…
Episode #21: 1st July 2013
Jul 1, 2013 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume, Daniel Olivares and Ceri Kidby-Salom are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Asus’ $4,000 4K monitor goes on sale this month, pushes Retina MacBook to its breaking point [The Verge] Vine for…
Episode #20: 24th June 2013
Jun 24, 2013 • 155 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume, Daniel Olivares and Ceri Kidby-Salom are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Sony announces Australian prices for new 4K Bravia range [CNET] The Culture Squad [iTunes] Feedly Added 8 Million…
Episode #19: 17th June 2013
Jun 17, 2013 • 121 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume, Daniel Olivares and Ceri Kidby-Salom are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page. Songs We…
Special Episode - WWDC 2013 Keynote
Jun 10, 2013 • 145 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio to provide live commentary on the WWDC 2013 Keynote which unveiled iOS 7, iTunes Radio, next generation Mac Pro and updated MacBook Air. Special Guest: Ceri Kidby-Salom. Questions,…
Episode #18: 10th June 2013
Jun 10, 2013 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Ceri Kidby-Salom. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page.…
Episode #17: 3rd June 2013
Jun 3, 2013 • 118 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Ceri Kidby-Salom. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page. Songs We…
Episode #16: 27th May 2013
May 27, 2013 • 119 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Andrew Callaghan. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page. Songs We…
Episode #15: 20th May 2013
May 20, 2013 • 119 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Ceri Kidby-Salom & Ollie Spragg. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page.…
Episode #14: 13th May 2013
May 13, 2013 • 119 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page. Songs We Played: Questions,…
Episode #13: 6th May 2013
May 6, 2013 • 122 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page. Songs We Played: Questions,…
Episode #12: 29th April 2013
Apr 29, 2013 • 150 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page. Songs We Played: Questions,…
Episode #11: 22nd April 2013
Apr 22, 2013 • 118 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page. Songs We Played: Questions,…
Episode #10: 15th April 2013
Apr 15, 2013 • 135 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page. Songs We Played: Questions,…
Episode #9: 8th April 2013
Apr 8, 2013 • 118 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Anthony Agius. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page.…
Episode #8: 1st April 2013
Apr 1, 2013 • 124 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page. Songs We Played: Questions,…
Episode #7: 25th March 2013
Mar 25, 2013 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page. Songs We Played: Questions,…
Episode #6: 18th March 2013
Mar 18, 2013 • 120 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page. Songs We Played: Questions,…
Episode #5: 11th March 2013
Mar 11, 2013 • 120 min
Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Ollie Spragg. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page. Songs We Played:…
Episode #4: 4th March 2013
Mar 4, 2013 • 118 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page. Songs We Played: Questions,…
Episode #3: 25th February 2013
Feb 25, 2013 • 118 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Rob Amos. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page. Songs We…
Episode #2: 18th February 2013
Feb 18, 2013 • 119 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are back in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page. Songs We Played: Questions,…
Episode #1: 11th February 2013
Feb 11, 2013 • 118 min
Phil Edwards, Andy Blume and Daniel Olivares are in the studio with this week’s look at all things Geek. Special Guest: Katherine Back. Show Notes: Something we mentioned in the show but missing in the Show Notes? Let us know via our Contact Page. Songs…