About Tony Sims

I am a GeekDad from the South, but that does not hold me back. Proud father of 2 Geeklets & 2 cats. By day, I am a normal bank marketing guru - by night, I play games and spend time teaching my kids the finer points of life.

Thundercats 30th Anniversary Giveaway

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Thundercats made its TV debut on Jan. 23, 1985, and to celebrate it’s 30th anniversary TV Store Online has given GeekDad a his & hers t-shirt pack to give away! Continue reading

About Tony Sims

I am a GeekDad from the South, but that does not hold me back. Proud father of 2 Geeklets & 2 cats. By day, I am a normal bank marketing guru - by night, I play games and spend time teaching my kids the finer points of life.

Boxed Makes Life Easier

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Boxed, or boxed.com, is a mobile optimized web service that offers the wholesale club shopping experience by delivering bulk-sized goods straight to your doorstep in just a couple of days. Think Sam’s Club or Costco, but online only. Continue reading

About Tony Sims

I am a GeekDad from the South, but that does not hold me back. Proud father of 2 Geeklets & 2 cats. By day, I am a normal bank marketing guru - by night, I play games and spend time teaching my kids the finer points of life.

Game Review – Mechs & Mercs: Black Talons

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Give me a bunch of units to move around in real-time or turn-based and I am a happy gamer. That said, let me tell you about Mechs & Mercs: Black Talons. Continue reading

About Tony Sims

I am a GeekDad from the South, but that does not hold me back. Proud father of 2 Geeklets & 2 cats. By day, I am a normal bank marketing guru - by night, I play games and spend time teaching my kids the finer points of life.

Hot Toy Short List Review

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Needless to say, as a GeekDad we get lots of toys to review during the year, so I matched up a few that we have been using in my own household to the hot list. Here is the few that I can tell you about… Continue reading

About Tony Sims

I am a GeekDad from the South, but that does not hold me back. Proud father of 2 Geeklets & 2 cats. By day, I am a normal bank marketing guru - by night, I play games and spend time teaching my kids the finer points of life.

Gadget Review: MobileLite Wireless G2 Media Reader

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On our most recent family vacation, we ran into an offline storage dilemma. My son wanted some movies on his mobile device and my daughter wanted a few on hers – all while not deleting any of the apps or photos that they had stored… Continue reading

About Tony Sims

I am a GeekDad from the South, but that does not hold me back. Proud father of 2 Geeklets & 2 cats. By day, I am a normal bank marketing guru - by night, I play games and spend time teaching my kids the finer points of life.

Retro Gift Ideas for Anyone on Your List

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If you are looking for a gift that reminds you of simpler times, then here are a few suggestions… Continue reading

About Tony Sims

I am a GeekDad from the South, but that does not hold me back. Proud father of 2 Geeklets & 2 cats. By day, I am a normal bank marketing guru - by night, I play games and spend time teaching my kids the finer points of life.

Now Hear This – The Soundhawk Is a Great Headset

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The Soundhawk is a super headset for your mobile device that has a few new features that most traditional headsets don’t have. Continue reading

About Tony Sims

I am a GeekDad from the South, but that does not hold me back. Proud father of 2 Geeklets & 2 cats. By day, I am a normal bank marketing guru - by night, I play games and spend time teaching my kids the finer points of life.

DIY Home Automation: The Thermostat

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Now that the Fall is here and in full effect, we are tapering off the need for the air conditioning and turning on the heat. This got my mind working on all the new products… Continue reading

About Tony Sims

I am a GeekDad from the South, but that does not hold me back. Proud father of 2 Geeklets & 2 cats. By day, I am a normal bank marketing guru - by night, I play games and spend time teaching my kids the finer points of life.

DIY Home Automation: The Garage Door

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I often times have found myself driving back to the house because I could not remember if I shut my garage door. This may sound overly cautious, but I have several times forgotten to close it in the hustle of the morning or even had the cat run out and trigger the door safety system. Because of this… Continue reading

About Tony Sims

I am a GeekDad from the South, but that does not hold me back. Proud father of 2 Geeklets & 2 cats. By day, I am a normal bank marketing guru - by night, I play games and spend time teaching my kids the finer points of life.

Sleeping Beauty Battle Royale

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In just a few short days (11/04), the alternate version of Sleeping Beauty, Maleficent, will be released on home video. It has been a long time since a movie has been so polarizing with an audience as Maleficent is to Sleeping Beauty. If you have not seen this new telling, then I urge you to go ahead and get ready by picking up a copy of the original Disney classic first. Continue reading

About Tony Sims

I am a GeekDad from the South, but that does not hold me back. Proud father of 2 Geeklets & 2 cats. By day, I am a normal bank marketing guru - by night, I play games and spend time teaching my kids the finer points of life.

Gadget Review – The Ecoxgear Ecorox

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My latest project has been incorporating a car stereo into the golf cart. Little did I realize that this would be a costly endeavor. Just the wiring needed will run more money than I care to spend. Due to this, I decided to go with an enclosed system… Continue reading

About Tony Sims

I am a GeekDad from the South, but that does not hold me back. Proud father of 2 Geeklets & 2 cats. By day, I am a normal bank marketing guru - by night, I play games and spend time teaching my kids the finer points of life.

Celebrate Nintendo’s 125th Birthday in Style

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I know I often think about how great it would be to dress up like Luigi or Link from the Legend of Zelda, but then think about how awkward it would be for an adult to go around in a costume. That is when I am not dressed up a the nearest convention. Now I can just zip up a hoodie and BAM, I am a costume character ready for some fun! Continue reading

About Tony Sims

I am a GeekDad from the South, but that does not hold me back. Proud father of 2 Geeklets & 2 cats. By day, I am a normal bank marketing guru - by night, I play games and spend time teaching my kids the finer points of life.

How To Get Ready for Another Sharknado

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In just a few short days, we will have the privilege of viewing Sharknado 2: The Second One. In order to prepare myself for this event, I have taken several steps. Continue reading

About Tony Sims

I am a GeekDad from the South, but that does not hold me back. Proud father of 2 Geeklets & 2 cats. By day, I am a normal bank marketing guru - by night, I play games and spend time teaching my kids the finer points of life.

Gadget Review: ThinOptics Glasses

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Do you wear reading glasses? In my new “old age,” I am finding it difficult to see small things, such as fine print, and I have noticed that this is especially problematic at restaurants with menus. Because of this, in addition to all my other daily carry items, I have added a small pair of reading glasses. Continue reading

About Tony Sims

I am a GeekDad from the South, but that does not hold me back. Proud father of 2 Geeklets & 2 cats. By day, I am a normal bank marketing guru - by night, I play games and spend time teaching my kids the finer points of life.

Gadget Review: IDAPT i4W Qi Wireless Charging System

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One big thing that I really wanted was to organize my charging area for my gadgets. Normally, I plug my iPhone in on the dresser and the Nexus or iPad gets plugged in wherever I find a free outlet. Well no more. I picked up the new IDAPT i4w Qi Wireless Charging Station. Continue reading

About Tony Sims

I am a GeekDad from the South, but that does not hold me back. Proud father of 2 Geeklets & 2 cats. By day, I am a normal bank marketing guru - by night, I play games and spend time teaching my kids the finer points of life.

Looking Fly on the Fourth of July

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Between the World Cup and Independence Day, how could you not feel patriotic right now? Well if you are looking to show off your red, white and blue, then you have to check out these new clothing items from TVStoreOnline.com. Continue reading

About Tony Sims

I am a GeekDad from the South, but that does not hold me back. Proud father of 2 Geeklets & 2 cats. By day, I am a normal bank marketing guru - by night, I play games and spend time teaching my kids the finer points of life.