Our next regular recording will be Tuesday, September 3rd (?). We’ll be on a live Google+ Hangout starting at 7 or 8pm (?) Central Time . You can follow us on Twitter @thegeeklifetv with the hashtag #thegeeklivetv.
- Video Releases
- Escape From Tomorrow gets distribution. (link)
- Martin Scorsese is restoring and releasing 15 rare international films from his collection (link)
- LIGHTNING ROUND:
- Monster Cereals are back, including Yummy Mummy and Fruit Brute.
- Yea, we know, Ben Affleck as Batman. How ‘bout we wait until the movie comes out.
- Peter Capaldi as Doctor Who, seems a popular choice
- Guess what the next malware target du jour is? Browser extensions, starting with Chrome
- Windows 8.1 did indeed RTM, and it won’t be available to the general public until October 18, even if you have Technet or MSDN
- Warhammer…DiscWars before the end of the year
- Samsung’s Galaxy Gear smartwatch is apparently a thing, will be announced September 14 along with the Galaxy Note III
- All hail the Retrode: usb device to plug in your Super NES, Nintendo 64 and Sega Genesis, Sega Master carts; copy the rom to your hard drive or play it from your emulator directly. You also get your game saves.
- Steve Balmer to leave Microsoft “in the next 12 months”