Thursday , 19 January 2017

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Thank you Carrie Fisher: A reflection of Life through Death

Well geeks, 2016 is almost at an end. It has been a rough one for sure. Many would argue that this has been one of the worst years in recent memory, especially for geeks. So many greats have passed this year, including the recent passing of beloved actress Carrie Fisher. Her death has affected many of us here at Don’t …

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My Top 10 Movies of 2016

Top 10 Movies of 2016

Warning! This is not a cinematic safe space! Many of you will disagree vehemently (that means ‘bunches’) with my picks for this years ten best movies. In my opinion, a movie should be entertaining and fun, but tell an emotional story as well. It’s great to have sweeping locations, expensive visual effects, and top shelf talent – all of which …

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Geeky Gift Guide for Great Comics to Give Out this Christmas

Christmas is soon approaching and I’m sure you’re really wanting to knock it out of the park with when it comes to gift giving, but you’re just not sure what exactly to for some people. Well you can’t go wrong with a good comic book and thankfully Don’t Hate the Geek is here to help you out with a few …

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Teen surprised by Best Buy employees with early Christmas gift

Who is ready for a feel good Christmas story? This isn’t a story of a kid getting a Red Rider BB gun, but a Wii U is just as cool. A group of Best Buy employees in Valley Stream, New York decided to surprise one of their customers with a brand new Wii U gaming system. The teen customer would …

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I’ll Be Board for Christmas – Board Game Gift Ideas

Board game table flip

Ready or not, Christmas is less than two weeks away! And, if you’re anything like me, you’re having some trouble trying to decide on the perfect gift for at least one person on your shopping list. Fret not! We here at Don’t Hate the Geek got your back! We’ve put together a list of ten board game gift ideas. What …

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Nintendo Switch: What’s Coming Next

nintendo_switch_logo

Nintendo have long been the wild card of the big three of consoles. Ever since the Xbox was released in 2001, there is three-way battle between three consoles as each tries to outdo the other. Since the Gamecube, Nintendo has often lagged behind on sales of games. They have produced strong exclusives and first party instalments but fallen behind on …

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4 Things Clients Don’t Expect During a Video Conference

When it comes to trying to meet with your customers and clients on a frequent basis, there are always hurdles involved. However, when you think about how technology has enabled many of those hurdles to start to be diminished and go away slightly over time, the fact of the matter is having video conferencing capabilities can make your life easier …

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4 Games That Offer Respite From the Hectic Holiday Season

Dead Rising 4 Christmas Tree Holiday

Geeks, the Holidays are upon us. Whether you like them or not, and no matter which you observe, there is no escaping them. Why would anyone want to do that anyway? Despite the worldly and political climes, everyone is cheerier, happier, and more giving. A facade or not, for a couple of months the world is a little brighter. There …

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Interview with Jeff Benedict: Writing the Right Way

Jeff Benedict answering an interview question.

I think that the biggest geeks in the world are sports fans. Dressing up as your favorite player, rejoicing in the success of your favorite team, seething in their failure, comparing and measuring stats, traveling for big events, purchasing memorabilia and collectibles. It all sounds kind of familiar, doesn’t it? How could you not call someone who plays fantasy sports …

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