The Drill Down

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This week, Tosin gives us the lowdown from Star Wars Celebration, Uber stalked Lyft drivers, a killer on Facebook, Facebook’s developers conference, inmates build a secret PC,  all this and much much more.

What We're Playing With Tosin: Star Wars Celebration Orlando

Headlines

Audible Book of the Week

Music Break: East Bound and Down by Jerry Reed

Hot Topic

Music Break: Rey's Theme from Star Wars:The Force Awakens by John Williams

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Geeks Of Doom’s The Drill Down is a roundtable-style audio podcast where we discuss the most important issues of the week, in tech and on the web and how they affect us all. Hosts are Geeks of Doom contributor Andrew Sorcini (Mr. BabyMan), marketing research analyst Dwayne De Freitas, and Box product manager Tosin Onafowokan.

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Category:technology -- posted at: 7:00am EDT

TDD 472

This week, Did Russia & China attempt to interfere with the Brexit vote as well? Dallas emergency sirens hacked, Taser offers bodycams to every US police officer, Tesla tops US automakers, and, yes, we’re gonna talk about that United Airlines thing... all this and much much more.

What We're Playing With

Andy & Dwayne: Your Name

Headlines

Audible Book of the Week

Music Break: Every Breath You Take by The Police

Hot Topic

Music Break: Come Fly With Me by Frank Sinatra

Final Word

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Geeks Of Doom’s The Drill Down is a roundtable-style audio podcast where we discuss the most important issues of the week, in tech and on the web and how they affect us all. Hosts are Geeks of Doom contributor Andrew Sorcini (Mr. BabyMan), marketing research analyst Dwayne De Freitas, and Box product manager Tosin Onafowokan.

Direct download: The_Drill_Down_-_Show_472.mp3
Category:technology -- posted at: 7:00am EDT

OATH - Not an April Fools' Day joke, sadly.

This week, April Fools’ on the web, Android becomes the #1 OS online, AOL & Yahoo’s new post-merger name, did ISPs sell your privacy rights? The FCC chairman pleads his case... and much much more.

What We're Playing With

Dwayne: Rogue One Blu-Ray (Target Collector’s Edition); Pebble Classic Refurb for skiiing.

Andy: Rick and Morty Season 3 premiere

Tosin: Rick and Morty Season 3 premiere, Lootcrate & Lootwear

Headlines

Audible Book of the Week

Music Break: Goodbye Moonmen (from 'Rick and Morty') by Jemaine Clement

Hot Topic

Music Break: Diggers, Dumpers and Trucks by Kidzone

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Geeks Of Doom’s The Drill Down is a roundtable-style audio podcast where we discuss the most important issues of the week, in tech and on the web and how they affect us all. Hosts are Geeks of Doom contributor Andrew Sorcini (Mr. BabyMan), marketing research analyst Dwayne De Freitas, and Box product manager Tosin Onafowokan.

Direct download: The_Drill_Down_-_Show_471.mp3
Category:technology -- posted at: 6:30am EDT

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This week, Congress just sold your internet privacy to the highest bidder, Samsung’s Galaxy S8, AI solves traffic jams, a heart made from spinach, Elon Musk wants to download your thoughts... and much much more.

What We're Playing With

Andy: Techmoan; Logan

Dwayne: Logan

Tosin: Logan

Headlines

Audible Book of the Week

Music Break: Fifty Years After the Fair by Aimee Mann

Hot Topic

Music Break: Hungry Heart by Bruce Springsteen

Final Word

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Geeks Of Doom’s The Drill Down is a roundtable-style audio podcast where we discuss the most important issues of the week, in tech and on the web and how they affect us all. Hosts are Geeks of Doom contributor Andrew Sorcini (Mr. BabyMan), marketing research analyst Dwayne De Freitas, and Box product manager Tosin Onafowokan.

Direct download: The_Drill_Down_-_Show_470.mp3
Category:technology -- posted at: 7:00am EDT

TDD 469

This week, Siri & “OK Google” get new AI company from Samsung, Uber management crumbles, the US bans electronics from incoming flights, Resistbot, genetic discrimination, Amazon’s Mecha-CEO, a dartboard you’ll never miss... and much much more.

What We're Playing With

Andy: Anova sous vide Corned Beef

Dwayne: eBags Professional Slim Laptop Backpack

Tosin: Think Tank Photo Perception Pro BackpackPeak Design CapturePRO Camera Clip

Headlines

Audible Book of the Week

Music Break: Cars by Gary Neumann

Hot Topic: Transportation Tech

Music Break: Hit Me With Your Best Shot by Pat Benatar

Final Word

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Geeks Of Doom’s The Drill Down is a roundtable-style audio podcast where we discuss the most important issues of the week, in tech and on the web and how they affect us all. Hosts are Geeks of Doom contributor Andrew Sorcini (Mr. BabyMan), marketing research analyst Dwayne De Freitas, and Box product manager Tosin Onafowokan.

Direct download: The_Drill_Down_-_Show_469.mp3
Category:technology -- posted at: 7:00am EDT

TDD 468

This week, the culprits behind one of the largest data breaches in history, is your sexual activity being sold to marketers? how Amazon’s fake radio station pissed off Trumpsters, is this the end of privacy in the US?, and much much more.

What We're Playing With

Andy: Refun A100 Tactical Led Flashlight

Dwayne: SXSW, Last Exile

Tosin: Google Cloud Next conference

Headlines

Audible Book of the Week

Music Break: Good Vibrations by The Beach Boys

Hot Topic

Music Break: This is Radio Clash by The Clash

Final Word

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Direct download: The_Drill_Down_-_Show_468.mp3
Category:technology -- posted at: 6:00am EDT

TDD 467

This week, How Uber is deceiving the authorities, Wikileaks’ secret trove of CIA hacks, How much is Snapchat worth?, Twitch takes on Twitter, using our DNA as near infinite memory storage and much much more.

 

What We're Playing With

Andy: Kensington Wired Mouse For Life (a ‘do not buy’); Abstract on Netflix Tosin: Tales by Light

Dwayne: Logan & Get Out

Headlines

Audible Book of the Week

Music Break: Pigs (Three Different Ones) by Pink Floyd

Hot Topic

Music Break: Can't Hold Us Down by Christina Aguilera

Final Word

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International Women’s Day 2017: Here are five women who defied the odds to make it in technology Subscribe!

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Geeks Of Doom’s The Drill Down is a roundtable-style audio podcast where we discuss the most important issues of the week, in tech and on the web and how they affect us all. Hosts are Geeks of Doom contributor Andrew Sorcini (Mr. BabyMan), marketing research analyst Dwayne De Freitas, and Box product manager Tosin Onafowokan.

Direct download: The_Drill_Down_-_Show_467.mp3
Category:technology -- posted at: 6:00am EDT

TDD 466

This week, more tech responses to President Trump actions, Uber vs Google in a self-driving patent battle, Playstation, Xbox & YouTube in the news, SpaceX plans moon tourism, and much much more.

What We're Playing With

Dwayne: Pandemic (Board Game)Star Wars: The Power of the Costume Tosin:  Telltale Batman Series, Overcooked

Headlines

Audible Book of the Week

Music Break: Virtual Insanity by Jamiroquai

Hot Topics

 Music Break: Fly Me to the Moon by Frank Sinatra

Final Word

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Geeks Of Doom’s The Drill Down is a roundtable-style audio podcast where we discuss the most important issues of the week, in tech and on the web and how they affect us all. Hosts are Geeks of Doom contributor Andrew Sorcini (Mr. BabyMan), marketing research analyst Dwayne De Freitas, and Box product manager Tosin Onafowokan.

Direct download: The_Drill_Down_-_Show_466.mp3
Category:technology -- posted at: 6:00am EDT

TDD 465This week, Fighting terrorist drones... with eagles, Facebook’s vision for the future, should the robot that takes your job pay your taxes?, newly discovered planets that may contain life, and much much more.

What We're Playing With

Dwayne: Atlas Obscura and website

Tosin: Lightroom

Headlines

Audible Book of the Week

Music Break: Fly Like An Eagle by The Steve Miller Band

Hot Topics

Music Break: Planet Claire by The B-52s

Final Word

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Geeks Of Doom’s The Drill Down is a roundtable-style audio podcast where we discuss the most important issues of the week, in tech and on the web and how they affect us all. Hosts are Geeks of Doom contributor Andrew Sorcini (Mr. BabyMan), marketing research analyst Dwayne De Freitas, and Box product manager Tosin Onafowokan.

Direct download: The_Drill_Down_-_Show_465.mp3
Category:technology -- posted at: 6:00am EDT

TDD 464

This week, US border guards may demand your passwords, Apple’s first TV show, Yahoo gets a markdown, PewdiePie gets canned, robot bees save the environment, and more.

What We're Playing With

Andy: Legion

Tosin: iMessage GamePigeon

Dwayne: Norse Mythology By Neil Gaiman ; 2016 Lexus RX 350

Headlines

Audible Book of the Week

Music Break: The Hunt (from 'Planet of the Apes') by Jerry Goldsmith

Hot Topic

Music Break: Honey to the Bee by Billie Piper

Final Word

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Geeks Of Doom’s The Drill Down is a roundtable-style audio podcast where we discuss the most important issues of the week, in tech and on the web and how they affect us all. Hosts are Geeks of Doom contributor Andrew Sorcini (Mr. BabyMan), marketing research analyst Dwayne De Freitas, and Box product manager Tosin Onafowokan.

Direct download: The_Drill_Down_-_Show_464.mp3
Category:technology -- posted at: 6:00am EDT