10 Android apps for geeks, nerds, and dorks

10 Android apps for geeks, nerds, and dorks
Once there was a time when being a geek or a nerd wasn't exactly what one would classify as "cool". These individuals were ridiculed for their seemingly odd interests, ranging from watching sci-fi movies and reading comic books to playing role-playing games and collecting Nintendo Power posters. But in case you haven't noticed, these times are long gone now, and being nerdy is nothing to be ashamed of anymore. In fact, some of the richest people in the world were once geeks, and those who made fun of them in their youth are now probably mowing their lawns or driving their private limousines. 

So in honor of the folks who own a "There's no place like 127.0.0.1" t-shirt, who still get together with buddies for a D&D all-nighter, and who don't mind watching an entire season of "Doctor Who" in a single go, we've prepared a selection of 10 Android apps for geeks, nerds, and dorks. Feel free to check them out and tell us which app you liked the most by dropping a comment. As usual, in case you can think of any geeky apps that we should have included on the list, do not hesitate to let us know!



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11 Comments

1. PhenomFaz

Posts: 1236; Member since: Sep 26, 2012

The 2600 emu is ggreat How stuff works - if you need this app then you have been living under a rock :) The rest of them weel are just geeky...but cool...but geeky too :)

2. JunkCreek

Posts: 407; Member since: Jul 13, 2012

use TeamViewer with Galaxy Beam. U don't have to worry a file or even the presentation was left at home or forgoten to be copied. Just turn the internet on in ur office, access to the computer the file/presentation was left/forgoten, run it from ur phone with this TeamViewer, then beamed it out! done!

3. silentcon

Posts: 4; Member since: Jun 06, 2012

handycalc is a much better calculator. plus it works offline

4. bachelorrn0121

Posts: 57; Member since: Jul 13, 2012

tasker is the best.. make your smartphone smarter.. Tutorial: part 1 -http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BEhnOJl5mTo part 2 -http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sELSn8FkKMA part 3 -http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K8i78J1tKK4

5. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

#5 has saved my life so many times when my TI-84 was nowhere to be found...

6. darac

Posts: 2156; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

Great, useful article..and you welcome, PA :)

7. vivzek

Posts: 38; Member since: Jul 03, 2012

Very good article. I am trying them all. I thought I was a geek but not after reading this article. Again thanks, :-)

8. Rayvelynn

Posts: 124; Member since: Jul 05, 2012

sometimes I wish I was a nerd/geek no sarcasm, #realtalk

9. SugarShockFrantic

Posts: 73; Member since: Jul 05, 2012

we need a top 10 android apps for girls...that would be lovely :)

10. RedFox

Posts: 18; Member since: Jun 25, 2012

well , i like at least 5 apps in this list which make me know for sure why i am checking many mobile sites every day .... tech nerd , geek and dork is who am i lol . so please someone help me to be normal again before i got corrupted by microsoft , googel and apple .. i really miss atari days :)

11. DocManhattan

Posts: 1; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

For me the best app I've found for geeks and nerds is one named GEEK TRIVIAL LITE. But they've done just for Android users

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