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Rob founded Nerd News in 2009. Driven by a passion for tech, gadgets, and virtually anything nerdy, he uses Nerd News to connect with the things he loves most. Now, he frequents Comic Cons all over the country, including his home state of Michigan. You can usually catch him on Twitter, ranting about pro wrestling and excitement around a particular gadget.

WTF Gadget Of The Week

By Rob Boggan Have a fear of the impending zombie apocalypse? Need a pretty sweet portable chainsaw to fend off hoardes and hoardes of those pesky flesh eaters? Well friends, we have a solution for you! Introducing the world’s first…

In The Future There Will Be Space Robots

By Anthony King General Motors and NASA.  Two massive companies that you might not expect to have worked together, but whose pasts have been surprisingly intertwined.  This time around, engineers from both companies teamed up to create Robonaut 2, a…

WTF Gadget of the Week

By Rob Boggan So, let’s say you’re pulling an all nighter at the office. Maybe you plan on getting a few of your homies together and having an all night frag fest online. Maybe you just forget to blink because…

Apple iPad Coming April 3rd

By Rob Boggan It’s official nerds and nerdettes! The day we’ve been waiting here has just been made official by Apple. April 3rd, will be the launch date of the highly anticipated iPad, with pre-orders starting March 12th. The WiFi…

I Shall Call You…iPad. The Apple Tablet Device Finally Revealed!

By Rob Boggan Well folks…the hoopla is finally over as Apple has just announced their iPad, fully touch mobile tablet. The interface is gorgeous and very intuitive just like all previous Mac models. Of course you’re going to have the…

Heavy Rain Forecasted For PS3

By Maria Boggan Look out PS3 owners, here’s a game that appears to be switch from your run of the mill action game…Heavy Rain.  This cinematic thriller plays more like a movie and the decisions you make affect its outcome.…

WTF Gadget of the Week

By Rob Boggan Want to bring your granny into the 21st Century and let her maintain the simplicity of the 18th? Here’s the perfect gadget for the both of you! The Novophone is basically a retro styled handset that plugs…

The Nexus One (Google Phone) Will Be $530 Without Contract

By Johnny Mason If you’ve been wondering if you’ll be able to afford the elusive Nexus One when it hits the scene on its rumored January 5th release date, here are some leaked images that may help you out. This…

Hands On! Google’s Nexus One Phone Is Better Than The iPhone And The Droid!

Thanks to a clandestine meeting with a source, I got a chance to play with and try out the Nexus One. It’s basically, from my time with it, Google‘s Droid killer. It’s thin, it’s fast, it’s better in every way.…

Randy Zimmerman: Artsy Nerd Of The Week

By Johnny Mason If you are from the Flint, Michigan area, you’re sure to know Randy Zimmerman. If not specifically by name, definitely by his artwork which can be found in comic books and on t-shirts, signs, sides of buildings,…