GeekSpeak

GeekSpeak

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GeekSpeak is a group of professional geeks who discuss the week's latest news and trends. They help people with such things as Windows, Macintosh, and Linux computing, digital photography, the free software movement, Web 2.0, digital video and audio editing, Adobe software, processor and platform technologies, social networks, solar technology, science, technical politics, passwords, and much more. The Geeks also interview technologists, hackers, developers, entrepreneurs, great thinkers, and people with real information to share. If it's geeky, then it's on GeekSpeak! GeekSpeak is broadcast live every Saturday at 10 a.m. PST on KUSP FM and HD radio, and is available via podcast at NPR.More from GeekSpeak »

Most Recent Episodes

Self-driving Police Drones Moon Their 80GB Drives 2015/09/05

Self-driving cars are too polite, police tech isn't polite enough, lunar burial, a Tesla breaks its tester again, and much more in the Week in Geek.

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Chefs Smuggle Updates off your Roof 2015/08/29

Open Source Pixar stuff, the need for consumer vigilance; drones used to smuggle into prison; analog vs UI geekery; developments that affect energy use; and opposing suggestions for what you do with your food photographs. With Lyle, Brian and Bonnie.

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Qapla! Klingons Swipe Superconductors from Mindful Geeks 2015/08/22

Glass as 3D printing medium, can speaking Klingon get you a job, Android lock patterns are not a unique snowflake, a discussion about diversity in tech and what you white guys can do to help, and more Geek News of the Week.

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Fifteen Years of GeekSpeak 2015/08/15

Lyle chats about doing the show for 15 years, and we cover the news: Freeboot followup, a new Epson printer that doesn't need refills, Alphabet the new Google, Free Tuition for coding school, and much more.

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Windows Expert Hacks 'Droid Rifle at RAMming speed 2015/08/08

DVD authoring on your home computer is a reality, but there are three different DVD formats. Who is going to win the VHS/Beta Max of the optical disc wars? The RDVDC is the marketing arm of the DVD Forum, the standards body that regulates the DVD-R/RW and DVD-RAM standards. We'll be leaving DVD+R/RW at the door this night to talk about DVD-R/RW, the standard that is compatible with over 99% of the DVD players and representing 77% of the recordable DVD market.

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Updated Drones Swarm Earth 2 2015/08/01

Kepler did it again, a call to stop Skynet before it starts, iOS 9 beta woes for developers, Swarming Drones, Hacking Jeeps and more GeekNews of the week.

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Depressed Flying Death Machine Cheats on Bacon-Weed 2015/07/25

First DNA marker for depression; a new protein rich seaweed that tastes like bacon; 2014 was the warmest; cheating site gets hacked, possible moral hacking; a flying handgun is created to the dismay of humanity; and more geeky news of the week.

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Arrr! Freebooters will Block your Tweets, Ladies 2015/07/18

Twitter your government, ads waste bandwidth and your time, maybe Uber drivers are contractors, Facebook benefiting from stolen Youtube videos, and more Geek News of the week.

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Aussie's Carpool to Pluto using IPv6 2015/07/11

The ever-nearing IPv4 apocalypse, cool hybrids no one can afford, hiccups on the way to Pluto, and the role of free speech when national security is at stake. Check out the discussion about these stories and more with the Geeks while you ask for a carpooler with your cell phone. Also, goats

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Internet Access Sucks? Try More Fibre 2015/07/04

Santa Cruz City is getting fiber; learn a bit about how a City can get fiber from our special guest Chris Neklason. Also, Supreme Court rejects Java API Copyright appeal, improvements in fiber distance, ISPs suck in the US, SpaceX has it's first major problem, selfie sticks are banned by the mouse, and hobby drone interferes with firefighting.

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