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Cool geeky items you could find on Lazada

Jun 22, 2018 - 6:51 PM

“The geek shall inherit the earth.”

I’ve got a good feeling about these ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ inspired looks

May 17, 2018 - 3:36 PM

Check out these gear to get ready for the premiere

How to raise a 'unicorn' according to Filipino startup leaders

Oct 07, 2017 - 8:00 AM

'Go solve a problem for a billion people, rather than trying to be a billion-dollar company,' says one Fil-Am Silicon Valley guru

Silicon Valley tech guru on AI's effects on PH BPOs

Sep 07, 2017 - 3:15 PM

Fil Am Antonio Yobie Benjamin identifies improvement of internet services and knowledge enhancement as elements that will help the industry prepare for AI

ANTONIO BENJAMIN. The Fil-Am Silicon Valley entrepreneur speaks at 2017 Geeks On A Beach conference in Palawan. Photo by Edd K. Usman/Rappler.

Get your geek on: An earth day challenge

Apr 20, 2017 - 4:05 PM

This Earth Day Haribon offers a laidback and fun activity that nature and eco trivia lovers will surely enjoy

'Geeks On A Beach 4': A shot in the arm for PH startup community

Aug 27, 2016 - 2:28 PM

The annual conference held in Bohol from August 25 to 26 brings together the movers shakers and young minds of the startup scene

TECH ALLY. Senator Aquino meets an attendee at the Geeks On A Beach welcome dinner. Photo by Gelo Gonzales/

IN PHOTOS: Stars at Preview Ball 2016

Jul 02, 2016 - 11:32 AM

See what Vice Ganda Christian Bautista Isabelle Daza and more wore to the party

GEEK CHIC. Preview Ball 2016 had stars Christian Bautista, Billy Crawford, Coleen Garcia, Vice Ganda, and more dressing their best. Photos by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Geeks on a Beach 4 set in Panglao for August 2016

Jun 27, 2016 - 12:11 PM

The fourth iteration of the Geeks on a Beach international tech and startup conference will be in Panglao in Bohol from August 25 to 26

GEEKS ON A BEACH. Geeks on a Beach 4's press launch panelists. Image from press release.

Christmas gift ideas 2014: 16 gifts for geeks

Nov 26, 2014 - 6:34 PM

Dancing Groot Star Wars kicks Sherlock inspired scents and more

Geeks living a dream

Aug 21, 2014 - 1:05 PM

Geeks on a Beach showcases to the world the talent and opportunities in the Philippine tech industry and provides an invaluable opportunity for Philippine startups to network with international founders and investors

GEEKS ON A BEACH. Participants in the 2013 Geeks on a Beach in Boracay. Image from Geeks on a Beach Blog.

'Geeks on a Beach' event in Cebu August 21, 22

Aug 16, 2014 - 11:09 PM

A gathering of the major players in the Philippine startup scene and some of the world’s leading names in the field of startups and technology this year’s Geeks on a Beach will be held at the Moevenpick Hotel in Mactan Island Cebu

Geek pride day: Which type of geek are you?

May 25, 2014 - 5:38 PM

There are more types of geeks out there than you may have thought

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HIGHLIGHTS: Geeks on a Beach | September 27, 2013

Sep 27, 2013 - 10:07 AM

Geeks on a Beach is a 2 day conference for self proclaimed geeks people who are passionate about startups technology and design

HIGHLIGHTS: Geeks on a Beach | September 26, 2013

Sep 26, 2013 - 3:44 PM

Geeks on a Beach is a 2 day conference for self proclaimed geeks people who are passionate about startups technology and design

Geeks on a Beach, a Rappler Hangout

Jul 11, 2013 - 4:04 PM

Rappler speaks with Tina Amper of TechTalks ph Dave Overton of Symph Jim Ayson of Smart DevNet and Earl Valencia of Ideaspace ph

Free Comic Book Day 2013: Setting the record

Apr 19, 2013 - 12:04 PM

Year after year Free Comic Book Day shares the joy in reading comics In spreading the word that comics make for fun enjoyable reading it helps raise awareness in the fight against illiteracy

MAKING READING FUN. Free Comic Book Day aims to raise awareness in the fight for illiteracy.

'Mission: Impossible 5' director named

Nov 15, 2012 - 2:12 PM

It s not Mission: Impossible 4 director Brad Bird

MISSION NOT IMPOSSIBLE. Tom Cruise is set to be Ethan Hunt once more, soon. Image from Facebook

Phil Coulson comes back to life in S.H.I.E.L.D. tv series

Nov 07, 2012 - 2:32 PM

Marvel and Avengers fans saddened by the agent s death in the Avengers movie will see him back in action soon

HE'S BACK. Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson will star in his own show. Image from the Geek Tyrant Facebook page

First look: Freeman, Douglas, De Niro and Kline's new movie

Nov 06, 2012 - 2:01 PM

Here s something to look forward to come Christmastime 2013

VIVA LAS VEGAS! Morgan Freeman, Michael Douglas, Robert De Niro and Kevin Kline happily working together. Image from the Geek Tyrant Facebook page

Heroes in Jay Tablante’s 'Geekology101'

Oct 29, 2012 - 7:34 AM

Lensman and uber geek Jay Tablante releases the first Pinoy photo book celebrating cosplay

JAY TABLANTE's DARK PHOENIX. All images courtesy of Jay Tablante