Tag Archives : video

Blackberry Playbook demo at CES 2011


I've known about the Blackberry Tablet, Playbook, for a long time now. Don't know why I never blogged about it, especially considering the fact that it's the only non-Android, non-iOS , tablet out there. What reminded me was this video of the Playbook demo at  CES 2011. The display looks great, the form-factor seems about the right size and it…

Booting Linux in under one second using swiftBoot


One of my former colleagues and friend, Pranav Peshwe, pointed me out to this company called MPC Data who has developed a solution called swiftBoot. Using swiftBoot, these people have managed to boot into a fully running Linux OS in under one second. Take a look at this unbelievable video to check it out for yourself. The developers claim that…
Motorola's Xoom Tablet with Android 3.0 Honeycomb

The Motorola Xoom Tablet with Android 3.0 Honeycomb


CES 2011 is long over and it was raining Tablets this year. However, there were a couple of tablets which stood out from the rest (that is not to say that the others weren't good enough). One of them and by far the most popular amongst all the Tablet demos was Motorola's Xoom Tablet with. The Motorola Xoom was crowned…

The Simpsons theme song : A Cappella


A Cappella, I recently discovered, is a form of music in which the band members perform songs WITHOUT musical instruments !!! And before you guys run-off to read more about this fascinating art form on Wikipedia, just check out this video of an A cappella band called "Canvas" performing the theme song of the longest running sitcom on television, "The…