SVVR

Silicon Valley Virtual Reality Show

  Today I finally got to dip my toe into this frontier technology called Virtual Reality (VR) at Silicon Valley Virtual Reality (SVVR) show in San Jose. To be fair I did get a cardboard VR headset last year from DoDo Case, but never got around to trying it. I rectified that glaring oversight today… Continue Reading


TiECON 2016 IS BACK WITH IoT, DATA ECONOMY & DESTINATION INDIA

For over 2 decades Silicon Valley’s The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) has held its annual conference in Santa Clara that brings entrepreneurs, technologists and investors. This year marks the 23rd year of TiECon which will feature panels on innovation, social entrepreneurship, Internet of Things, data economy and Destination India. Here is a list of featured speakers… Continue Reading


SFFILM Festival

MY PICKS FOR 59th SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

The 59th San Francisco International Film Festival is underway from now till May 5, 2016. With over 170 films showing at the festival it is always a challenge to figure out what films to watch and invariably you end up missing some really good films. That is my constant dilemma during film festivals, but the important thing is… Continue Reading


THANK YOU FOR YOUR MUSIC PRINCE

Prince is gone. Earlier today Prince (57) the musician was found dead in his home in Paisley Park.Minnesota. His death was confirmed by his publicist, but the cause of his death remains unknown. He reportedly fell sick  last week and was hospitalized, and got well and returned to his home in Minnesota  according to LA Times.… Continue Reading


BOLLYWOOD’S VISHAL-SHEKAR’S CONCERT IN SAN JOSE

Bollywood live concerts are back in a big way this year in San Francisco Bay area. And kicking off the season was a live concert by Vishal Dadlani and Shekhar Ravjiani or Vishal-Shekhar on Sunday, April 17, 2016 at San Jose’s Civic Center. The musical duo ended their whirlwind tour of the US with their final… Continue Reading


PODCAST:BEHIND THE SCENES OF SOLD WITH JEFFREY BROWN AND SUSHMITA MUKHERJEE

SOLD is a feature film about human trafficking and is based on the novel by the same name by Patricia McCormick. In this interview director Jeffrey Brown and actress Susmita Mukherjee take us behind the scenes. Brown shares how he read the book in one sitting and optioned for it the next day. He was… Continue Reading