Brian West

Geek Dad Report Episode 19 – Manscaping

Geek Dad Report Episode 19 – Manscaping

This week’s title says it all.

 HERPYDERPYNOUSEME

Google Glass Goes Public

Google Glass Goes Public

Finally, after a long long long long time of it being essentially vaporware for tech enthusiasts like myself, Google has decided to open the Google Glass Explorer program to the public. The catch is that you’ll be paying a hefty $1500.00 to get in on the action. That’s right, four months of car payments or […]

 Xopher Reed

Will Google Kill the Nexus Lineup?

Will Google Kill the Nexus Lineup?

There was a rumor floating around that Google is eyeing killing the Nexus line of products in 2015 that was sparked by this: Nexus line by Google is over in 2015 ;) Yes – this line will be replaced by Play Edition (current name, it will be rebranded) — Eldar Murtazin (@eldarmurtazin) January 27, 2014 […]

 Xopher Reed

Don’t Fear, Google is NOT Making Skynet

Don’t Fear, Google is NOT Making Skynet

Google recently bought a few companies that have hand in creating robotics that mimic the human form, and with their last robotics company (Boston Dynamics), they’re second to the Pentagon in researching and creating robots. Well earlier this week, they purchased a company called DeepMind who is known in the tech industry as makers and […]

 Xopher Reed

Build LEGO Projects Anywhere Using Google Chrome

Back in 2012, the Aussie Google developers were plucky enough to collaborate with LEGO Australia to create a project they were simply calling Google Build. It is a 3D LEGO brick building interface that utilizes WebGL to create projects using the colorful bricks. Unfortunately for the rest of the world, you couldn’t save the projects […]

 Xopher Reed

Foxconn Explores Opening North America Plant

Foxconn Explores Opening North America Plant

The Asian manufacturing giant, most well known as the manufacturer of nearly every piece of consumer electronics you love, is considering opening a plant in North America to assemble displays that are larger than 60 inches. Currently most displays that are that size and larger are made in Asia and shipped to the US which […]

 Xopher Reed

Google Glass Gets Framed

Google Glass Gets Framed

We are one year into the Explorer Program of Google Glass (still mad I didn’t hit the list), and today the company has released a new series of frames that are tailored more to the prescription glasses crowd.The frames are being produced in-house by Google and are being called the “Titanium Collection” due to the […]

 Xopher Reed

Google Glass Wearing Movie-goer Detained by Department of Homeland Security

Google Glass Wearing Movie-goer Detained by Department of Homeland Security

A member of the Google Glass Explorer program ran into a bit of a conundrum at an AMC theater in Columbus, Ohio recently as he was pulled out of the movie after about an hour and harangued by federal agents who believed him to be recording the movie on his device to later pirate online. […]

 Xopher Reed

YouTube Offline Mode Coming

YouTube Offline Mode Coming

I knew that going to YouTube was the future for Podcasting, now it’s one step closer.

 Xopher Reed

Today’s Tech Round-up

Today’s Tech Round-up

There were a ton of stories that came out overnight but few of them actually deserve their own individual post here on WPR, so instead you get a lovely digest of the news.

 Xopher Reed

Are The Rumors True? Is Android’s Jellybean 4.3 Coming Soon?

Are The Rumors True? Is Android’s Jellybean 4.3 Coming Soon?

Apparently if you’re an AT&T customer who uses either a Samsung Galaxy S3 or HTC One it’s closer than you might have thought.

 Xopher Reed

Google All Access – One Month Deep

Google All Access – One Month Deep

I admit, when I first hear of people paying a monthly fee for listening to music over the Interbutts, I could entertain myself with the laughter I would have. Enter Google Play’s All-Access and me submitting faster than a first time MMA grappler.

 Jasen

The Internship: Is It Worth Your Money?

The Internship: Is It Worth Your Money?

So you’ve seen the trailer to The Internship and you’re probably thinking what I was thinking: Oh God, that looks like it’s going to be awful. I mean right? The trailer doesn’t make it seem too appealing. I will review pretty much anything, and I do mean anything. I went into the theater thinking it was […]

 Ryan Thomason

We Can Get You Into the Salt Lake City Advance Screening of THE INTERNSHIP

We Can Get You Into the Salt Lake City Advance Screening of THE INTERNSHIP

Well, sometimes you just gotta start over. Except if you’re Vince Vaughn & Owen Wilson doing another buddy comedy. Time to find out if The Internship is a hit or miss for them this time around!

 Xopher Reed

Google Lover, iPhone User

Google Lover, iPhone User

I feel like I’m a traitor to my own cause. I use the hell out of Google products…yet I am a staunch iPhone user, and I can’t really think of any proper excuse.