Category Archives: Angry Birds

IMUG: Computer Vision and Behavior Driven Visual Automation in L10n and i18n QA

George Betak from Yahoo! gave an excellent talk on “Computer Vision and Behavior Driven Visual Automation in L10n and i18n QA” at IMUG tonite. This is the future of QA automation. George is an interesting fellow. Besides writing cutting edge … Continue reading

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Super Bowl XLVI Comments

I watched the N.Y. Giants beat the New England Patriots 21-17 in Super Bowl XLVI today on TV. Ads My favorite ad was the Doritos slingshot snatch, possibly inspired by Angry Birds. (One kid is refusing to share his bag … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2012 from Bali with Angry Birds and Beer

Happy New Year 2012 from Bali, with Angry Birds and beer! 🙂 Traditionally, New Year’s in Bali is celebrated with a fireworks display near Kuta Beach. And lots of beer. Bintang Beer comes in 2 bottle sizes, the 330 mL … Continue reading

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Barnes & Noble Nook Color 7″ Tablet BNRV200 Review

I bought a refurbished Barnes & Noble Nook Color 7″ (developer nickname “encore”) tablet on sale for $119 (originally retailed at $249, now $199.) The unit that arrived was a model BNRV200 with Software version 1.2.0 installed. In short, the … Continue reading

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Movie: Monster from a Prehistoric Planet Starring Angry Birds in 1967

I’m not a big fan of Japanese Godzilla films, but it was fascinating to see “Monster from a Prehistoric Planet (1967)” starring … Angry Birds! The bird-like giant beast “Gappa” bears a striking resemblance to Angry Birds. “Three versions of … Continue reading

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