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04.01.14
This is not a prank: ThinkGeek and the business of April Fools'
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04.01.14

This is not a prank: ThinkGeek and the business of April Fools'

Snow was falling in the form of those soft white, potato-flake chunks you usually see in films. I'...

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07.24.13
YouTube kicks off its first Geek Week on August 4th to spotlight nerdy content
07.24.13

YouTube kicks off its first Geek Week on August 4th to spotlight nerdy content

The folks in Mountain View are ready to follow up YouTube's Comedy Week, and their leaning on the...

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11.06.12
Robot Chicken introduces the 'Nerd' class in Team Fortress 2
11.06.12

Robot Chicken introduces the 'Nerd' class in Team Fortress 2

Sure, his resolve in battle may not be the best, but the Nerd in Team Fortress 2 has to have one of...

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08.21.12
Massively Speaking Episode 213: Pirate sharks
08.21.12

Massively Speaking Episode 213: Pirate sharks

Oh to be a pirate shark in today's world! To sail the high seas with impunity! To be at the top o...

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05.02.11
Supercomputer cracks sixty-trillionth binary digit of Pi-squared, gets beaten up by normal computers
05.02.11

Supercomputer cracks sixty-trillionth binary digit of Pi-squared, gets beaten up by normal computers

Pencils down, everyone. IBM's "BlueGene/P" supercomputer has beaten you to the sixty-trillionth bin...

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02.08.11
Gamers buck stereotypes in a recent survey
02.08.11

Gamers buck stereotypes in a recent survey

Angry at being lumped in with the stereotype of a gaming loser who can't make a friend for all the...

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10.15.10
What is the Jawbone 'Nerd Dongle'?
10.15.10

What is the Jawbone 'Nerd Dongle'?

Aliph is a company known for producing its line of Jawbone Bluetooth headsets -- emphasis on "heads...

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09.01.10
Breakfast Topic: Are you a closet nerd or a flag-waving nerd?
09.01.10

Breakfast Topic: Are you a closet nerd or a flag-waving nerd?

This Breakfast Topic has been brought to you by Seed, the Aol guest writer program that brings your...

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07.13.10
Shocker: Geeks more likely to be bullied
07.13.10

Shocker: Geeks more likely to be bullied

Sadly, a review of scientific literature shows things don't quite play out as per the picture above...

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