Tag Archives: video blog post

Featured Artist – Sourabh Goho

A young student of tabla from Kolkata, India

Tabla Player

Sourabh’s father, Jyoti Goho, is a renowned classical harmonium player. But he was initiated into tabla playing at a very tender age of five. At the age of seven, he started learning under the great tabla maestro, Pandit Shankar Ghosh of Farukhhabad gharānā (schools or traditions), one of the six recognized gharānās of tabla.

Oracle Octopus Picks Spain to Win World Cup

Paul, the octopus oracle is predicting Spain will beat Netherlands

Octopus Oracle

Germany’s Octopus oracle Paul is predicting Spain will beat Netherlands in Sunday’s epic FIFA World Cup 2010 Final on July 11 by choosing a winning mussel from two jars in his tank. The mollusc also predicted Germany would beat Uruguay in the consolation contest for the 3rd spot, and that has come true.

How to Save Penalty Kicks

Video tutorial on how to save a penalty shot in soccer

Penalty Kicks

For the goalkeeper, a penalty kick really is a no lose situation. The keeper is not expected to make the save, so the pressure is on the shooter (the conversion rate of penalty kicks, at all levels of soccer, is 80-90%). But there are tricks a goalkeeper can use to increase their odds of making the save.

Featured Artist – Tom Cloverfield

Composer, Artist, Producer

Tom Cloverfield

If I am to feature a musician on my blog this weekend from amongst my friends on twitter, one name that immediately comes to my mind is Tom Cloverfield, a composer, artist, producer – all in one without doubt. A versatile musician with many tracks, albums and videos easily available all over the net.

Featured Artist – Baby J

Encourage a fresh talented singer

Baby J

In my blog I occasionally feature successful or up-and-coming creative people like artists, singers and musicians whom I have met on twitter. This week I met a young and talented singer Baby J from Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Featured Artist – Fahassani

Mother's Day piano improvisation by Fahassani

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People celebrate Mother’s Day in many different ways on many different dates. One of my friends on twitter, Fahassani from Morocco, improvised a piano recital, uploaded the video on YouTube, and dedicated the video to people, family, friends and communities on Mother’s Day.

Introducing A New Google Docs

A complete rebuild of Google Docs.

Google Docs

Google Docs is Google’s free web-based word processor, spreadsheet, and presentation application. Docs lets you create, share, and collaborate on documents online. And it just got better with rebuilt editors for documents, spreadsheets, and drawings, designed to improve collaboration, increase speed, and create richer documents.