About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Great Geeky Baby Costumes for Halloween

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Jason Morrison decided he had one last chance with his infant Finn (the one he and his wife let the Internet name) to do some gloriously geeky bald-character cosplay, and the results are delightful. Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Watch This: The Empire Strikes Back Uncut

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Second in the series of classic Star Wars movies made entirely out of 15-second fan-made segments is out, and it’s simply perfect. Take some time out this weekend and watch. Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Logitech’s K480 Is One Keyboard to Rule Them All

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If there’s one thing Logitech does better than anyone else, it’s keyboards that augment other devices. Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Clarke’s Childhood’s End to be Syfy Miniseries

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Arthur C. Clarke is my favorite science fiction author ever. You can’t beat a writer who actually helped invent technology that is fundamental to our lives here in the future. So, I’m kind of very excited that one of his landmark stories is being made into a miniseries. Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Bummer: The Wil Wheaton Project is Cancelled

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It was fun while it lasted, but today Wil Wheaton reported to the internet that his eponymous show has been cancelled by Syfy. Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Hacking Cheap IKEA Tables for Pet Stairs

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We have two wonderful dogs and yes, we let them on our bed. I decided it was time to build some stairs to make the path up easier for our older pooch. Time for a trip to IKEA! Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

FREE OneDay App Makes Great Family Video Collages [Sponsor]

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Want to craft a video with your kids that will make a special gift for mom or dad? Or maybe just capture some family memories that you’ll cherish for a long time? Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Why Down With Love Shows Peyton Reed Is a Great Choice for Ant Man

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When Peyton Reed was announced as the new Ant Man director, many people were confused. But taking a look at his earlier movie, I have a feeling Reed may bring a unique and fresh take on the superhero genre. Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Classic D&D Walkthrough Maps on Sale

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Do you remember your first time through White Plume Mountain? Now you can revisit that excitement every day! Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Muppet Cosplay Is Not What You Think

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Sesame Street it doing its own homage to Comic Con, turning the block into “Numeric Con.” Watch your favorite muppets dress up as all the best sci-fi and superhero characters! Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

8 Things Parents Should Know About Sharknado 2: The Second One

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Sure, the big news in entertainment this week may be the impending release of some movie with a space tree and his talking raccoon, but let’s be real: the best value will be a little sequel airing tomorrow night on Syfy. Sharknado 2: The Second One reunites us with Ian Zerling and Tara Reid as they help the big apple avoid getting too big a bite taken out of it by an all-new and deadlier sharkstorm. But is this a good family film? Well, read on and we’ll try to answer that question, and more! Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Happy 42, Wil Wheaton! (And Happy “Nolite Irrumator Day”)

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Every year we wish awesome geek actor/writer/gamer Wil Wheaton a happy birthday. Wil turns 42 today, an age every geek is surely pleased to be. We always wish we could get just the right gift for him, but what do you get for the geek who has everything? Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.

Three New Star Wars Rebels Clips Hit San Diego Comic Con

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The new animated series is coming, and three new clips debuted at San Diego Comic Con yesterday. Continue reading

About Ken Denmead

Ken is a husband and father from the San Francisco Bay Area, where he works as civil engineer. He also wrote the NYT bestselling GeekDad series of project books for parents and kids to share.