Author Archives: Frans Ketting

The Recon 70 for Nintendo Switch

Turtle Beach Nintendo Switch Recon 70 Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes The all-new Turtle Beach Recon 70 is now available for the Nintendo Switch and coming to Xbox and PS4 on May 1, 2019.  Press Release The Recon 70 for Nintendo Switch™, with its signature red accents, is available now at participating retailers in North America. Additionally, black and white models of the Recon 70 for Xbox One and PlayStation®4 will be available in North America starting May 1, 2019,

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Why We Love Lightsaber Dueling In France (And You Should, Too!)

Lightsaber Dueling In France Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes If you have “Star Wars” fantasies, then France might be the place for you. The French Fencing Federation has officially recognized lightsaber dueling as a competitive sport. Now the ‘weapon’ gets the same status among foil, epee and sabre. Perhaps one day we will see it used in the Olympics like its more traditional versions. One might ponder how this

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Toto’s Africa Song to Play Forever on Loop in the Namib Desert!

Toto's Africa Song - Geek Impulse News

Reading Time: 1 minute For some unknown reason, Toto’s Africa song has gained a cult-like following. To be honest I enjoy it myself. To ensure this song never dies, an artist by the name of Max Siedentopf, set up an installation somewhere in the Namid Desert that will loop the song for all eternity. The piece, known as “Toto Forever” was originally seen by

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Autonomous Security Robot Patrolling Tokyo Train Station

Autonomous Security Robot - Geek Impulse News Japan

Reading Time: 2 minutes Autonomous Robo Guard       This Autonomous Security Robot guard scans for dangerous individuals and suspicious packages at the at Seibu Shinjuku Station. According to sources during this practice run, the security robot “Perseus Bot” kept saying “Security patrol in progress. Security patrol in progress.”    During the demonstration,  the Autonomous Security Robot conducted a scan of the Seibu Shinjuku station premises.

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