“… We are just trying to make awesome cars” – Elon Musk on the ModelS


Electric cars might not be on everyone’s shopping list quite yet but that’s all going to change if Elon Musk has anything to do with it. Since day one Telsa motors has been under everyone’s gaze and even more so this year after the announcement of both the Powerwall home charging system, and the insanely […]

48 Hours Left: Get Your Geek Beat T-Shirt Order In NOW!

Cali and John

Geek Beat Patrons who’ve pledged at $25 per month level and up will be getting the Geek Beat T-shirts! These are the first Geek Beat T-shirts EVER made. And some people said they want more than one. So for ONE WEEK, anyone can order as many as they want! UPDATE: Ordering is complete so that […]

The Loss of Net Neutrality Will Mean the Death of a Free Internet

Al Franken on Net Neutrality

Net Neutrality Prevents Digital Armageddon Make no mistake, the day the concept of Net Neutrality dies is the day the Internet is doomed. In America it is often said that freedom of speech is the most important of all guarantees. From it, all other freedoms flow. The same can be said of Net Neutrality on […]

Twitter IPO – Confirmed Imminent

Twitter Going Public

We’ve confidentially submitted an S-1 to the SEC for a planned IPO. This Tweet does not constitute an offer of any securities for sale. — Twitter (@twitter) September 12, 2013 As of a few moments ago, Twitter has confirmed the previous rumors of an IPO. This should be of no surprise since to this date […]

Whoa! Google+ Communities Take A 75% Membership Drop

HDR Community Membership Drop

Something strange is happening right now with the membership count on a variety of Google+ Communties. I noticed when I went to post something to the Geeks Community, which as of yesterday had 23,600 members – but right now is sitting at around 17,800. We certainly don’t judge the quality of the community by the […]