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.

GeekDad Giveaway: ‘Deadpool’ T-shirts

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Now you can win your choice of Deadpool t-shirts from TVStoreOnline.com! Just fill out the form below by 4:29pm Central on Friday, February 12th, and we’ll pick a winner at random! 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.

Post-it Brand Giveaway Celebration Winner!

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Congratulations to our random winner, who is going to get organized with Post-it Brand Care Package! 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.

Get Ready for the LootCrate Invasion!

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Not an actual invasion of LootCrate, but the new LootCrate themed “Invasion.” I have only recently become a LootCrate subscriber and I must say, this latest one has made me a fan. 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 iBobber by ReelSonar

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The iBobber is a Bluetooth connected device that works like a portable fish finder, but can be used at any body of water up 100 feet deep 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.

35 Years of Post-it Notes Celebration Giveaway

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Post-it Brand wants to help one lucky GeekDad reader, by giving away a Post-it Care Package!
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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.

Get Back on the Board

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When I saw the IndieGoGo of a guy my age who was trying to get back on the board after 25 years, it really caught my attention. 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.

Sound Gifts for the Audiophile

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See what I did there? If you have an audiophile on your holiday shopping list, like I do, then here are a few products that I have tried myself over the past few months. I have also included comments from my family, who have also tried these. 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.

Cyber Monday Gadget Deal: The eyeSight Singlecue

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Singlecue translates motions into wireless commands that control TVs, cable boxes, smart home thermostats and more. Select items with the flick of a finger, turn on the device by closing and opening the palm, and mute the system by placing a finger to the lips, in a “shush” motion. 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.

GeekDad Giveaway: ‘Rise of the Tomb Raider’ Art Set

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Win a limited edition ‘Rise of the Tomb Raider’ wooden crate filled with four pieces of artwork as well as a digital download of the game! 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.

‘Doc McStuffins: Pet Vet’ Giveaway

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Anyone with little ones knows that Doc McStuffins is the premiere doctor for all toy-related injuries. By that, I mean injuries to toys–not a person stepping on a LEGO or tripping over a stuffed animal. 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.

The James Bond Index

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Bond, the well-dressed man:
*Of the 51 hours of Bond films, nearly 18 feature the main character in a suit or tuxedo. 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.

The Halloween Costume Deadline

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Have you procrastinated? Halloween is two days away and you do not have a costume yet? What about the kids? Are they set up? 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.

The Pinheads From ‘Back to the Future’ T-Shirt Giveaway

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In Back to the Future, Huey Lewis called it: “You are just too loud.” Thus ending Marty’s chance to land a gig playing at the school dance. However, since… 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.

Potty Humor on the Game Table – ‘Who Tooted?’

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I know in my house, it is tough to find games that everyone enjoys. Boys and girls; younger and older; moms and dads – most “family” games are either too complicated or too childish for everyone. 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.

RiffTrax Live! Miami Connection – Tonight!

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Tonight, October 1, 2015, the live showing of RiffTrax Live! Miami Connection will take place in Nashville, Tennessee. 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.

It’s Here! The Fallout 4 Loot Crate

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In just a matter of hours, vault dwellers will have a chance to purchase one of the limited edition Fallout 4 Loot Crates presented by Loot Crate & Bethesda! Last night, it was revealed that there will be a Vault 111 hoodie and a plush Dogmeat included in each crate 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.

GeekDad Giveaway: Gumby 60th Anniversary Giveaway Winners

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To honor this milestone, GeekDad and the TV Store Online have some Gumby t-shirts that we would like to giveaway to a couple of lucky readers!

Congratulations to….
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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 Clock Radio Upgrades Mornings

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A short time ago, I found myself looking at nightstand clock radios. I still do not like using my mobile phone as my primary clock and alarm. Call me “old school” if you must. 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.

GeekDad Giveaway: Gumby Turns 60

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To honor this milestone, GeekDad and the TV Store Online have some Gumby t-shirts that we would like to giveaway to a couple of lucky readers! 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.

GeekDad Gadgets: Oco Wireless Video Camera

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In today’s market, home automation and cameras are commonplace. Many of them offer great features and neat extras, but few combine simplicity with great features. The latest test unit I received was the Oco Wi-Fi Video Camera. 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.

GeekDad Giveaway: Father’s Day Gamer Toolbox

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Every dad is different, and this year Logitech wants to celebrate dad’s individuality (and awesomeness) by making sure his own special toolbox is updated with the latest and greatest in tech, suited perfectly to him. 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.

GeekDad Giveaway Winner: ‘Jaws’ 40th Anniversary T-shirt Giveaway

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During the first week of June in 1975, a giant great white shark terrorized the inhabitants of Amity Island and movie goers everywhere. I know I was scared to jump into a pool as a kid without checking for loose sharks in the water, thanks to the movie ‘Jaws.’ To celebrate this milestone, we gave away some awesome apparel courtesy of our friends at 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.

GeekDad Giveaway: ‘Jaws’ 40th Anniversary T-shirt Giveaway

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During the first week of June in 1975, a giant great white shark terrorized the inhabitants of Amity Island and movie goers everywhere. I know I was scared to jump into a pool as a kid without checking for lose sharks in the water, thanks to the movie ‘Jaws.’ 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.

GeekDad Giveaway: ‘The Goonies’ 30th Anniversary Winner

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In June of 1985, Chunk, Data, Mouth, Samwise, and Thanos all went looking for One-Eyed Willy’s treasure in ‘The Goonies.’ To celebrate this milestone, we have given away some awesome apparel courtesy of our friends at 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.

GeekDad Giveaway: Celebrating 30 Years of ‘The Goonies’

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In June of 1985, Chunk, Data, Mouth, Samwise and Thanos all went looking for One-eyed Willy’s treasure in ‘The Goonies.’ To celebrate this milestone, we are going to give away some awesome apparel courtesy of our friends at TVStoreOnline.com!
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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.

Add Xbox One Storage Easy With My Passport X

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If you have an Xbox One, then you probably already know that every game requires a great deal of storage space on the internal hard drive. 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.

Beeline Cases – For Those Who Are All Thumbs

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I have a confession to make: I am clumsy. I have dropped an iPad, a laptop, a child, multiple drinks, and, of course, my phone–all in the last month. I have lost 2 phones to water disasters; one fell in a gutter full of rainwater and one fell in a toilet. I am so paranoid now that when I go camping, I put my iPhone in a Ziploc bag inside a closed cargo pocket. 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.

GeekDad Review: Brick Loot Monthly Subscription

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Brick Loot is a monthly subscription box geared towards LEGO and BRICK lovers. Brick Loot was created by nine-year-old Parker Krex from Chicago, Illinois. At age four, Parker was reviewing his LEGO sets for YouTube and has since then founded the Brick Loot empire with the help of his parents. 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.

GeekDad Giveaway: Game of Thrones Winner

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The Winner is here!

Congratulations to the winner of our Game of Thrones t-shirt giveaway!
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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.

GeekDad Giveaway: ‘Game of Thrones’ T-Shirts

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Winter is here! At least for ‘Game of Thrones’ fans it is. Tonight is the season premiere, and to celebrate we are going to give away some awesome ‘GoT’ t-shirts courtesy of our friends at 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.

DIY Home Security with Skylink

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In my quest for perfect home automation and security, I have been trying out different avenues. For the most part, you can see where the technology is heading, and the ease of use has been fantastic.

The Skylink Alarm System Starter Kit wins the… 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.

Sphero – The Ball That Does It All (With Brent Spiner!)

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I would say that it is great to have a toy that not only the kids enjoy but I also like, but that is nearly all of them! I should probably say that it is great when I get a toy and the kids enjoy playing with it also – at least when I let them play with it. So is true with my latest acquisition, Sphero! 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.