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Dual GeoCache – GPS Navigation to iPod Touch – CES 2010

Dual GeoCache – GPS Navigation to iPod Touch – CES 2010

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Whether you want to know where you are when you are biking, or just starting a Geocaching group, this product is nice. Dual Geocache is a cradle for your iPod touch that gives you GPS availability. Figure out where you are and use your iPod as a full location awareness device. Andy McCaskey talks with Greg from Dual on the Cradle for iPod Touch. It comes with car mount and cable, has a built-in rechargeable battery to double the life of the iPod. It also contains a built in microphone and audio out for car stereos. Andy and Greg also talk about Geocaching – groups that use the GPS functionality to located prizes. The best part is the $179 price point makes this a practical and affordable device. Sponsor:  Try GoToAssist free for 30 days – GoToAssist.com/techpodcasts. Get this content on TiVo,...

Madison Tweetup – Dec 2nd

Madison Tweetup – Dec 2nd

Geekazine is proud to present the Madison Tweetup – December 2nd at the Dry Bean. Festivities will start at 7 PM and will go until 10 PM or until we choose. Come on down and talk with other local social mediates. Frank Busch (MSB) will be providing the music for the evening. We will be giving away some great prizes throughout the night. Second Harvest Food Bank will have a barrel where you can drop a non-perishable food item. Anyone interested in wanting to help, feel free to contact me at 608-205-4378 or [email protected] Tweetup – a Social Network event where people meet to talk to other Social Networkers. Tweetup comes from Twitter, where “Tweeters” would get together to meet face – to – face. Prize sponsors: Pegasus Games Westfield Comics etc. Vitense Golfland Raven Computers The Dry Bean

Ramblings 7-18-09 – Hi, I’m a Facebook Addict

Ramblings 7-18-09 – Hi, I’m a Facebook Addict

Wait. I have to check my Facebook. No Messages? OK. Here I go. iPhone Week 2 I sat down with a friend last night who also got one of the new 3GS Models. We went back and forth on what we liked and didn’t. He had a lot of paid apps, while I haven’t purchased a single one. I am taking my time and make sure that I am not paying 99 cents for something I am going to delete tomorrow. I did play with a great little app from Master Card. It was quick and easy to use and worked phenomenally on the phone. But I think that it all is shadowed from the other functionality of the phone. Facebook and Twitter – As well as email – seems to be consuming the time. Don’t get me wrong. I still believe a phone is made for calling...

Podcast Carnivale Set for August 9th

Podcast Carnivale Set for August 9th

On August 9th from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM CST, we will have the live event called “Podcast Carnivale“. During this event, we will talk to tech podcasters about different items. At 3 PM CST – Andy, Todd and Techpodcasts Network will hold a special TPN Roundtable. Finally, at 6 PM CST – we will be giving away all the prizes in the Summer of Podcasts contest. If you would like to participate, all you have to do is let me know and I will sign you up. geekazine at gmail dot com. Event: Podcast Carnivale Why: Event to talk with Tech Podcasters, giveaways and more. When: August 9th from 12:00 to 18:00 (6 PM) CST Who: All that entered in the Summer of Podcasts Contest Special: TPN Roundtable at 3 PM CST Special: Drawing for “Summer of Podcasts” Contest at 6 PM CST

Ramblings 6-28-09 – Where’d the Week Go?

Ramblings 6-28-09 – Where’d the Week Go?

Busy Week Thanks for coming to the site. We had another great week – busy week. It was a lot of fun and really productive. Post – HPTF Of course, we went to Vegas the week before to cover the HP Technology Forum Expo. Andy McCaskey, Kara Karsten and myself were working hard with interviews, product reviews and more. This week was planning to get some of the videos out to you. So far, we’ve posted the HP POD video on Friday and have a lot more coming soon. Summer of Podcasts – Podcast Carnivale This is what really took up the majority of the week. The last month I have been working hard in getting prizes together. Now it’s time to put a contest together. That is where the Summer of Podcasts comes in. Each week, Podcasters will be giving out codewords during their shows. We will...

Contest Announcement: Summer of Podcasts – Podcast Carnivale

Contest Announcement: Summer of Podcasts – Podcast Carnivale

Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThe July contest will be a little more involved than we normally do. However, it will be a blast as we are involving many different podcasters to join in to the Summer of Podcasts – Podcast Carnivale. Here is the official press release: Summer of Podcasts – Podcast Carnivale set for Month of July Podcasters are joining together to give away a lot of great prizes in the Summer of Podcasts – Podcast Carnivale contest. All you have to do is listen to win. Madison, WI June 27th 2009  — Podcastmadness.com announces a new contest for Podcasters called “The Summer of Podcasts”. It will involve several podcasters during the month of July and will end on August 9th when we draw winners for the “Podcast Carnivale”. On July 1st, head over to http://www.podcastmadness.com. We will give you a few podcasts to listen...

Win an Epson Artisan 700 – Summer of Geekazine Contest

Win an Epson Artisan 700 – Summer of Geekazine Contest

Contest has closed. Thanks to all participants. This month we are giving away an Epson Artisan 700 printer. This is a wireless printer /scanner with CD/DVD printing capability. Here are all the options: 4 in 1 Print / Copy / Scan / Ultra Hi-Def Photo Up to 38 ppm, photos in as fast as 10 sec1 Auto Photo Correction; preview on LCD Professional quality CD/DVD printing Wi-Fi and Ethernet networking Scan and restore faded photos Ultra Hi-Definition photos last 4x longer than photo lab prints Print personal note paper & greeting cards There are three parts to this contest. Follow on Twitter – @geekazine Comment below with your twitter name In the next few weeks, during the Quickcast – Week in Tech History podcast (published on Mondays), I will announce the third requirement. Check out the latest quickcast on this – we give you the 3rd step –...

No Nomination, but Still Vote on PodcastAwards

No Nomination, but Still Vote on PodcastAwards

I know a few of you nominated Geekazine Podcasts for the 2008 PodcastAwards – I appreciate it very much. Although we didn’t get a nomination bid, we are still proud to be part of the process. The next step is on Oct 23rd, go vote for your favorite podcasts. There are a lot of them, so choose wisely. I will be making my picks later this week. Also, if you are a business – Why not donate a prize? It is great exposure to your company. You can also talk with them about sponsorship – it’s not too late. So get ready to vote with no debates and no SNL skits attached.

Contest Rules

Contest Rules

Geekazine Giveaway Rules Official Rules The following are standard rules in any Geekazine contest. Unless otherwise stated in the individual contest, these rules will serve as a base. If you have any questions, feel free to contact me @geekazine Geekazine contests do not require a purchase to enter (unless otherwise stated). Eligibility: Geekazine Giveaways are open only to individuals who are legal residents of the fifty (50) United States (including the District of Columbia) and are 13 years of age or older. Employees of Geekazine are not eligible. Subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void in Puerto Rico and where prohibited by law. Agreement to Official Rules: Participant entry constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth...

Geekazine Weekly Podcast #2 10-10-07

Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Show #2 Notes – 10/10/07 Length: 41:20 Nobel Prize Awarded for Hard Drive Pioneers Top Ten Strategic Technologies Seagate Hybrid Drive Vista and XP Service Packs Due Out… Next Year… Linux Wants Open BIOS Right Side or Left? NIN dumps Their Label RIAA – 1, Family – 0… Literally. Radios at Work Rhapsody On TiVO LINUX – The Preferred Server of Phishers 10 Years of Slashdot Invisibility Cloak? Stop Snoring Pillow Precision Butter Cutter? Links To Note: http://web.archive.org

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