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Google Doodle celebrates 40th anniversary of the Rubik’s Cube

May 19, 2014 – 10:43 am
Rubik's Cube Google Doogle

Possibly the most dangerous Doodle of them all.

Circle Nerdvana on Google+

May 24, 2013 – 12:00 am

Add us to your circles to get updates from Nerdvana on Google+

Review: Disconnect – Tracks technological train-wrecks

April 12, 2013 – 12:05 am

The film Disconnect, about people communicating with modern technology while losing connection with the real people around them, is insightful and entertaining.

Veronica Mars movie’s Kickstarter surpasses $5 million

April 10, 2013 – 6:11 pm
Veronica Mars

The Veronica Mars movie Kickstarter has passed the $5 million mark.

Battlestar Galactica: Blood and Chrome debuts online

November 9, 2012 – 11:01 am

Two episodes are available, with more set for release on Fridays.

Tempe seeks cosplayers for new Geeks’ Night Out trailer [LINK]

November 8, 2012 – 8:54 pm

EXTERNAL LINK: Be a part of the new trailer for Tempe’s Geeks’ Night Out!

Voyage Trekkers teaser trailer: Season 2

November 8, 2012 – 8:44 pm

Google’s happy little Doodle celebrates Bob Ross

October 29, 2012 – 10:54 am
Bob Ross

Google’s Doodle today celebrates the birthday and life of the late, great public television painting mentor Bob Ross.
If that means nothing to you, maybe this helpful video can explain:

Joss Whedon endorses Romney’s zombie-friendly agenda

October 28, 2012 – 6:22 pm

New Kickstarter guidelines take aim at rewards — again

September 22, 2012 – 10:25 pm

“Kickstarter is not a store.”
So sayeth the new policies at the online crowdfunding community, which this week started requiring projects to spell out the risks and challenges involved, as well as the project creators’ qualifications …

Beyond Nerdvana: A potpourri of pop culture and tech news today

September 11, 2012 – 8:35 pm

GoDaddy: It was network issues that took down thousands of websites Monday — not hackers? TechCrunch
HarperCollins Publishers reaches new e-book pricing agreements with sellers in line with a Justice Department settlement; price wars or availability …

A word about comments on Nerdvana

August 27, 2012 – 6:10 pm

We’re trying something new with our commenting system here on Nerdvana. In an effort to make this site more of a two-way experience and encourage more readers to leave comments, we’ve integated our commenting system …

Two-factor authentication is not an option anymore — it’s a vital tool for online security

August 8, 2012 – 10:24 pm
Computer security

I experimented with two-factor authentication last year. It drove me bonkers. I couldn’t turn it off fast enough. Then I, like many, read this week of Wired magazine writer Mat Honan’s recent nightmare, dealing with a cascade of compromised accounts from Amazon to iCloud to Gmail, all in a successful play for his desirable three-character Twitter handle.

Wired’s GeekDad blog gets a makeover

July 19, 2012 – 10:55 pm

Very recently Wired magazine’s GeekDad blog — a big inspiration to me and many others at Nerdvana and beyond — underwent a transformation. It has a fresh new design that adds a featured content window …