SouthGeek News

SouthGeek News is a podcast hosted by a group of southern folks and one former Nebraskan discussing the events of the week that sometimes actually touch on technology, and tech news.

About the show

Donovan, Sam, Shae, and Oliver discuss the events of the week, sometimes personal stories that may or may not involved technology, and attempt to break down and summarize tech news stories they feel are worthy of discussion. Each host has a background in various fields but all have a connection to technology in some form.

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  • Episode 18: The Wicked Edge

    December 27th, 2020  |  1 hr 10 mins

    Sam, Oliver, and Donovan are back after a brief hiatus to discuss the tech they...

  • Episode 17: Don’t Click Apply

    November 16th, 2020  |  1 hr 39 mins

    Donovan, Sam, and Oliver are back discussing Oliver’s purchase of the iPhone 12 Pro Max,...

  • Episode 16: The Bird is the Word

    October 24th, 2020  |  1 hr 53 mins

      Sam and Donovan are back after being off for 4 weeks.  Sam discusses his...

  • Episode 15: That’s No Moon!

    September 26th, 2020  |  1 hr 25 mins

    Oliver is back with Sam and Donovan this week to discuss an odd source that was causing broadband service outages in a village; the Z4 is the oldest digital computer that still exists and its manual was lost,

  • Episode 14: Technosexual

    September 12th, 2020  |  1 hr 32 mins

    Donovan and Samuel are back again, this time discussing 5G spectrum, transcription in Microsoft Word on the web, Netflix calls it quits on ‘Altered Carbon’ after two seasons, Amazon wins FAA approval for their delivery drones,

  • Episode 13: An Epic Showdown

    August 22nd, 2020  |  1 hr 41 mins

    Sam, Oliver, and Donovan are back to discuss Toshiba saying goodbye to the laptop market (and basically the entire computer market), a mom managed to get back almost $20k in Twitch donations her son spent, Windows 10 loses the ability to search online ...

  • Episode 12: Dance Like TikTok Ain’t Watchin’

    August 8th, 2020  |  1 hr 32 mins

    After a two week hiatus, Sam and Donovan are back missing Oliver and Shae for this episode of SouthGeek News.  The guys catch up with one another on what’s been going on in their lives over the last two weeks.  Sam won something,

  • Episode 11: A Quick Update

    August 4th, 2020  |  1 min 30 secs

    Donovan provides an update on the show. Hosts Donovan Adkisson Oliver Samuel Lewis Shae Jones

  • Episode 10: Friday Night Lights

    July 17th, 2020  |  1 hr 39 mins

    Yay, the show made it to episode 10!!!!  This show is all over the place.  To be fair, the crew normally record on Saturday mornings, but this time around they recorded the show on a Friday evening, so…well…yeah.  I mean,

  • Episode 9 Pre-Show

    July 11th, 2020  |  10 mins 36 secs

    Before the show actually gets started, the guys just shoot the crap from time to time.  Here’s the pre-show rhetoric from Episode 9. Enjoy! 🙂  

  • Episode 9: The Rode to Casting

    July 11th, 2020  |  1 hr 33 mins

    With a full crew in this episode, Donovan talks about his experiences with his new Rodecaster Pro mixer as well as using his iPhone SE 2 (2020) for the last couple of weeks.  Both devices made him immediately regret the purchase but he eventually came ...

  • Episode 8: Read It Before You Tweet It!

    June 27th, 2020  |  1 hr 33 mins

    Sam and Donovan (sans Oliver and Shae) take on the week’s tech news stories.  But first, Sam gives an update on the state of his move-in, and Donovan discusses his new iPhone SE (2020) plus a funny story involving a Crock-Pot. On the tech news front,

  • Episode 7: Spies Like Us

    June 20th, 2020  |  1 hr 21 secs

    Sam and Donovan man the show discussing Sam finally moving into his new home (it took long enough!), and a question from the So… deck. In tech news, Microsoft ups their game with Microsoft Teams, an academic exercise in eavesdropping using sound vibrat...

  • Episode 6: Pwned Brain

    June 15th, 2020  |  1 hr 34 mins

    Oliver brings a sense of the outdoors and nature as he joins the rest of the gang from his backyard.  Topics discussed on the show – Update on Internet Archive’s Temporary National Emergency Library is more temporary than first intended,

  • Episode 5: Betty White on an Emu

    June 8th, 2020  |  1 hr 36 mins

    With the full crew in attendance, topics that are discussed (after a bit of just shooting the sh*t) — Internet Archive being sued for posting copyrighted works, Google faces a lawsuit because of Incognito, AMC (and theaters in general) may be in troubl...

  • Episode 4: Quantum Distancing

    June 1st, 2020  |  1 hr 26 mins

    The crew (minus Oliver) are back to discuss warrantless access to your browser, and search history; GE sells off their 129 year old lighting business; the state of social media, Section 230, and Trump; Google admits they have issues with some of their ...