Unboxing the Cintiq Companion

Unboxing: Wacom Cintiq Companion

Wacom's Cintiq Companion, a new tool for digital artists, packs a full Windows 8-based computer into a package about the size of a normal drawing tablet.
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Fiilex LED Production Lighting at NAB 2014

Fiilex LED lights are very compact and fit well into a carrying case, and one of the coolest things is their use of magnets to attach accessories like diffusers.
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G-Rig VALOS Gimbal at NAB 2014

G-Rig, a new company based in Austria, has a cool gimbal called the VALOS that they initially built for themselves, but then decided to make available to all the rest of us.
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Blackmagic Cameras at NAB 2014

Blackmagic makes some amazing cameras and gear for pro video production. We talked to them at NAB 2014 about some of their new cameras.
Cali Lewis on GeekBeat Episode 824

Replacing the Battery on a MacBook Air

Technically, the battery on a MacBook Air is not user replaceable. But we've never let technicalities hold us back before! For $80, you can do it yourself. Here's how!
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#GeekFit – Three Weeks In

Well, we're three weeks into our bodybuilding fitness project with Jeff and Todd. You guys have been asking so many questions, and I wish I had all of the answers, but these things take time. We did a live...
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#GeekFit – Week 3 Update with Our Trainers

We're into the third week of our #GeekFit fitness program, and we invited our trainers, Todd Abrams and Jeff Dwelle, back into the studio to talk about how things are going and answer your questions!
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New Geek Beat Building Construction Update

The first thing that had to happen was that all of the flooring had to be removed from the entire building. We’re taking it down to bare concrete, and then we’re going to polish it up and make it look awesome.