Do Geeks Make Better Investors?

What’s the true meaning of geek? Well, we’ve absolutely no idea, but one definition may well be that a geek is the type of person who is able to cut out all the extraneous emotional factors and concentrate exclusively on the facts. And IF this is a reasonable definition, then...

2015's Global Technology Takeover

With the 21st century going through something of a digital revolution, there seems to be no end in sight as to how pervasive this new technology will be in our lives. And what’s more is that due to the ease with which information can flow across borders, it now means...

Let The Stats Do The Talking

It’s a common factor in many walks of life; if you can let the stats do the talking and you can ignore all extraneous emotional factors, you may well be able to profit. Letting the numbers do all the taking is a well-known, value-based investment technique used, or partially used,...

What Drives #progressivepeople To Succeed? (Sponsored Video)

In a series of video portraits featuring a variety of young entrepreneurs and innovators, Audi-City Berlin asks these inspiring personalities “What drives you?” Through these short video portraits, we can take in their dreams, the places that have influenced and inspired them and the ideas that have helped these go-getters...

What Does Moneyball Tell Us About Sports Betting For Geeks?

You’ve seen the 2011 movie Moneyball right? After all, pretty much everyone has. But just in case you’ve been on the moon for the last few years, the central premise of the movie is that a geek gets to carry the day. The movie tells the true story of the...

Native vs. Web Apps: The Good & The Bad

You’d be forgiven for thinking there’s no real difference between your downloaded app and the one in your browser. It’s as simple to shop just as it is to book a hotel, and likewise that theme is common amongst video games and pretty much everything else. In fact in just...

EuroMillions Superdraw To Feature €100M Jackpot

A EuroMillions Superdraw, featuring a guaranteed €100 million (£80 million), will take place on Friday the 3rd of October 2014. The announcement comes after the last Superdraw, scheduled for Friday the 6th of June 2014, was cancelled due to the coveted EuroMillions jackpot naturally reaching, and exceeding the €100 million...

2014's Amazing Gadgets - What's Next?

Revolutionary gadgets always cause a buzz each time they are about to be released and as expected, there are some long awaited gadgets still bound to be released by the end of the year. As usual, the favorites are mainly phones, but this year wearable technology is making a big...

The Sad State of Gambling In New Jersey

As brick-and-mortar gambling locations across Atlantic City are closing or declaring their intention to do so, the New Jersey online gambling scene is growing. In spite of some downward revised earnings estimates for online gambling in the garden state, the number of new accounts continues to grow. Currently individuals in...

World Series of Poker Player Loses $1M

This cringe-worthy video - via the folks at SI - is not for the faint of heart or the spendthrift. The risks of public embarassment in the high risk World Series of Poker have never been more apparent. Connor Drinen was in the midst of a high stakes game at...

Mobile Phones: Does Speed Kill?

As 4G continues to become the norm on our devices, more and more worries are circulating regarding our mobile security. The UK will soon become the third largest 4G market in Europe with almost 8 million people connected, whilst there are over 40 million connected in the United States, but...

SCANDAL! The Top Sex Scandals Of The Last 25 Years

It seems that at one point or another, most people in the public eye will have an affair or appear in a sex tape. Athletes, actors, musicians, politicians, teachers—no one is immune to the power of sex, and the media can’t get enough of a good bit of naughty gossip....

Poker Sharks: Avoid The "Balla" Lifestyle

The internet ushered in a new era in poker, as old-school hustlers and grizzled road gamblers were replaced by a slew of teenage and 20-something wizards, or as they used to be known… geeks. Like the poker pros from bygone eras these online wizards are most certainly nonconformists who have...

The 2014 IT'S ALIVE PROJECT Launches At Spooky Empire May-Hem (Pics)

This past GeekWeekEnd I was privileged enough to view THE IT'S ALIVE PROJECT as it debuted at Spooky Empire's May-Hem Convention in Orlando. 90 artists ranging from propmakers to make-up artists to sculptors (including Steve Wang and Face Off Alumni) got together to create their own unique takes on a...

Land Rover Creating An Invisible Bonnet

Concept cars are the stuff of dreams and carshop.co.uk explain that a concept car is a machine that engineers and scientists want to be able to make, yet is often just outside the realms of possibility (or marketability, more’s to the point). However, Land Rover may have come up with...