Bud’s Weekly Geek-out :: A Soft Murmur

Today on Bud’s Weekly Geek-out . . . A Soft Murmur: a fantastic website and app to help your brain focus, or to help you fall asleep. =) webmeister Bud http://www.asoftmurmur.com/.

 

Bud’s Weekly Geek-out :: Siri the BFF

Today on Bud’s Weekly Geek-out . . . a very sweet story of how Siri became one boy’s BFF. =) webmeister Bud Read the full article here.

 

Bud’s Weekly Geek-out :: Bemo smartphone thermostat

Today on Bud’s Weekly Geek-out . . . want a smart thermostat (like Nest), but don’t wanna shell out the big bucks? Repurpose your old smartphone with Bemo! =) webmeister Bud Bemo’s Kickstarter campaign

 

Bud’s Weekly Geek-out :: Bluetooth beacons discovered in NYC

Today on Bud’s Weekly Geek-out . . . thousands of phone-tracking Bluetooth beacons were discovered in New York City payphones. Evil conspiracy, or savvy advertising research? =) webmeister Bud Read the story on Buzzfeed

 

Bud’s Weekly Geek-out :: Ello (plus invitation giveaway!)

Today on Bud’s Weekly Geek-out . . . Ello is a new social network saying yes to privacy and no to ads. But, is it too good to be true? =) webmeister Bud Ello.co Want a shot at one of … Continue reading

 

Bud’s Weekly Geek-out :: BoosterBuddy mental health app

Today on Bud’s Weekly Geek-out . . . can an app boost your mental health? Island Health and the Victoria Hospitals Foundation believe so, which is why they released BoosterBuddy. =) Bud Get information on BoosterBuddy, or download it for … Continue reading

 

Bud’s Weekly Geek-out :: Microsoft buys Minecraft

In a first for Bud’s Weekly Geek-out . . . Microsoft has bought the game developer behind Minecraft for $2.5B. Good news? Bad news? Pixellated news? =) Bud Minecraft · the history · the sale

 

Bud’s Weekly Geek-out :: Scribble pen followup

In a first for Bud’s Weekly Geek-out . . . a followup on the Scribble sample-and-draw-any-colour pen featured in July. Seems that there’s more magic than there is reality in this product . . . =( Bud Peruse Drop Kicker, … Continue reading

 

Bud’s Weekly Geek-out :: OOLOO (human question answerer)

Today on Bud’s Weekly Geek-out . . . ever had a question too complex for Google to answer? OOLOO is a human-based search engine app. Ask it a question with your voice, and a human will answer it for you! … Continue reading

 

Bud’s Weekly Geek-out :: Valour smart cycle

Today on Bud’s Weekly Geek-out . . . the Canadian-made, Kickstarter-funded Valour smart cycle w/ Bluetooth, turn-by-turn GPS, car proximity detector, and plenty more. =) Bud Check out the Vanhawks Valour.