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.

Kickstarter Alert: ‘Scavengers’ is Looking for You

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A quick, easy, humorous RPG about exploring derelict space ships and getting rich off the loot! 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.

10 Cool New Gadget Kickstarters This Week

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Here are 10 new and exciting gadget Kickstarters hitting the boards this week. 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.

10 New Gadget Kickstarters to Watch This Week

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Here are 10 new and cool Kickstarter gadget projects to watch this week. 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.

Do You Enjoy What We Do at GeekDad? Become a Patron (Please?)

If you enjoy this content, please support our Patreon campaign.

GeekDad is trying to grow this year, and we’re asking for your support via the awesome patronage crowdfunding site, Patreon where fans can help creators by pledging small amounts on an ongoing basis. 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.

The GeekDads Episode #144: Robots and Rocketships

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The GeekDads podcast returns! Ken chats with new GeekDad writers Jamie and Will about all the kinds of geeks there are, as well as what brought them to GeekDad in the first place. 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.

NASA Makes the Geekiest Posters for the ISS Missions

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The newest mission post for an expedition to the International Space Station was revealed, and it’s a wonderful homage to Star Wars. It made me go digging, and I’ve discovered that this is no anomaly. 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.

10 New and Incredible Kickstarter Gadget Projects This Week

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Here are 10 new and interesting Kickstarter gadget projects to drop your spare change into. 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.

Kickstarter Alert: Fun Will Find You With ‘Scavengers’

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A quick, easy, humorous RPG about exploring derelict space ships and getting rich off the loot! 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.

The Doubleclicks’ Cover of ‘Rainbow Connection’ Is Your Wednesday Happy Sauce

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Do you need a smile today? Then listen. 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.

‘Dreaming With Jeff’ – The Dude Gets Sleepy

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Feel like spending a joyous day with The Dude? Check out “what Jeff made.” 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.

Amazon Kindles on Deep Discount for Valentine’s Day

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One tech-lover’s gift you might consider this Valentine’s Day is a tablet, and Amazon is discounting almost all their Kindles for the day of love. 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.

How to Cancel Comcast Without the Pain

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I did it. I escaped cancelling my Comcast service. And all it took was being willing to do one simple thing. 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.

10 Cool New Kickstarter Gadget Projects This Week

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10 more all-new, all-awesome gadget projects on Kickstarter this week! 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.

First ‘Daredevil’ Trailer Hits Netflix Hard

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The next Marvel show is almost here. Check out the new Daredevil trailer! 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.

Kickstarter Alert: Augmented Reality Comes to Bedtime

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Reading to your kids at bedtime is already a magical experience, but what if you could make it even moreso? 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.

We’re Starting a Podcast Network and We Need Your Help

If you enjoy this content, please support our Patreon campaign.

That’s right, the people have spoken, and we’ve received the support we need to launch the GeekDad Podcast Network at a very basic level. The next step is making it look good. 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.

Math App ‘NumberShire’ Adds Up to Learning Fun (Giveaway!)

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Looking for a fun math-learning app for your kids backed-up by real-world classroom testing? Check out NumberShire (and enter to win a free copy). 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.

This iPhone Battery Case Is Juicy Good

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Need to keep your phone juiced up through the day? This battery case is ZeroLemon. 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.

This ‘Peggy Carter’ Clip Has us Howling

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I can’t tell you how happy this makes me. 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.

Watching Just the Super Bowl Ads Made Easier by DISH’s Reverse AutoHop

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Want to just watch the Super Bowl ads? Well DISH is making that easier than ever. 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.

Kick Me! And Check out the Winners of the Munchkin Design Contest

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The lovely folks at WeLoveFine held a contest to design new Munchkin-related t-shirts, and GeekDad had the privilege of being on of the judges. 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.

Want More Podcasts for Geeky Parents? Support us on Patreon

If you enjoy this content, please support our Patreon campaign.

There’s a lot going on with GeekDad this year. Find out how you can help GeekDad grow! 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.

Sound From the Future: Aftershokz Bone-conducting Headphones

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Bone-conduction headphones bring the future to your ears. 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.

7 New Kickstarter Gadget Projects to Check Out This Week

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From laser-headphones to an instant-camera case for your smartphone, here are some cool new Kickstarter gadget projects this week. 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.

Ultimate Ears Brings the MEGABOOM to Portable Speakers

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Logitech is back with the big brother of it’s excellent Boom Bluetooth speaker. But does the MegaBoom measure up? 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.

Patreon Update: Even More New Rewards – Supporting GeekDad Is Easier Than Ever

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We’re looking for your help. If you’ll pledge to help GeekDad grow, we’ll create even more stories and podcasts. Plus, we’ll send you rewards – and we’ve just added two 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.

Radio Free Hipster Is a GO! Next Step: The GeekDad Podcast Network (GPN)

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The great geeky music podcast will be re-born! But wait, we have some more ideas… if you can help us make them real. 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.

GeekDad Patreon Update: $10 Away From Radio Free Hipster

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We are that close, people! If we get just $10/month more in patronage, the amazing Radio Free Hipster podcast will be re-born. And we’re still working on more rewards for our patrons, so be assured that getting in now will bring you more geeky rewards in the future! 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.

The GeekDads Episode #143: Picking and Choosing the Good Ones

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The GeekDads podcast returns! Ken & Matt are back after a year hiatus for more geeky conversaion, talking about recent geeky entertainment, and generally catching up on the lost year.
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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.

New Patreon Goal: The Return of Radio Free Hipster*

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Please, friends, help make the world a better place. Bring Radio Free Hipster* back by pledging your support to the GeekDads Patreon campaign. 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.

Support Our Crowfunding Campaign, Get Free Books!

If you enjoy this content, please support our Patreon campaign.

We’ve added two cool digital rewards to our crowdfunding campaign! 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.