January 2009

The New York Times has published a great interview with Zack Snyder about ‘Watchmen‘. In his first interview since the legal fate of the “Watchmen” movie was decided, Mr. Snyder spoke about the challenges of turning the much-revered comic book into a film, how his movie stacks up against””Christopher Nolan”s superhero epic “The Dark Knight,”“and […]

Remember the [Etch-A-Sketch](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Etch_A_Sketch)? An Etch A Sketch is a thick, flat gray screen in a plastic frame. There are two knobs on the front of the frame in the lower corners. Twisting the knobs moves a stylus that displaces aluminum powder on the back of the screen, leaving a solid line. The knobs create lineographic […]

New look!

January 30, 2009

This is my first post after upgrading to a new version of WordPress and a incorporating a new look & feel. The updated was inspired by the need to make my blog more [standards-compliant](http://www.webstandards.org/), with better SEO capability and all that. Also, the old look was just that .. getting a bit old. There will […]

Use the force!

January 8, 2009

Mind powers, telekinesis, “the force” … Star Wars fan or not, I think almost everyone has fantasised about having powers like those of a Jedi Warrior. Now we can! The Force Trainer, produced by Uncle Milton Industries, just made it’s debut at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. “The Force Trainer (expected to be […]